Oh Gun-woo passes away…Posted: January 14, 2011
Oh Gun-woo, an actor known for his roles in the KBS drama “Empress Chun Chu” and the movie “My Tutor Friend“, passed away on January 13, 2011. He wasn’t very well-known in the public, but had important roles in many of his works.
Park Min-young, actress most recently in the KBS drama “Sungkyunkwan Scandal“, posted condolences for the actor on January 14, 2011. She wrote, “6 years ago, we used to practice together as rookies under the same company. His innocence and passion for acting are still so clear and vivid in my memory. My heart aches.” She also added, “Please pray for all the dreams he wasn’t able to accomplish under the name “Oh Gun-woo” and for his family.”
Oh Gun-woo passed away on January 13, 2011 while driving his car in Dae-gu. The car slid off the ice on the road and collided with a dump truck. The actor was taken to a hospital in Dae-gu but he died before reaching the hospital. His body was moved to Seoul Ahsan Hospital. His funeral is being held on January 15, 2011.
Rest in peace, Oh Gun-woo.