Korean Actor Kim Woo Bin Diagnosed With Throat Cancer

News just broke that Korean actor Kim Woo Bin has been diagnosed with nasopharyngeal cancer. In a statement released by his agency, Sidus HQ, it was said that the actor found out after a recent visit to the hospital.

According to Korea Herald, the agency wrote, “Kim Woo Bin wasn’t feeling good and recently visited a doctor. We found out that he has nasopharyngeal cancer. Fortunately, it wasn’t discovered late, so he has started receiving drug treatment and radiation therapy.”

Woo Bin was supposed to start filming for a new movie in July, but production has been postponed due to his health condition.

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CJ Entertainment, the film distributor, said, “Kim Woo Bin’s recovery is the top priority. We’ve negotiated with the production company to postpone the filming until Woo Bin returns to work.”

The 27-year-old actor will be acting alongside Lee Jung Jae in the movie, which is a remake of the Hong Kong blockbuster Overheard. It is unclear when the actor will resume work.

We hope he’ll get the rest he deserves. Get well soon, Woo Bin!

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