Born in 1980, Lee Eun Joo made her debut in 1997 and starred in a total of nine films such as 'Bungee Jumping On Their Own' and dramas 'KAIST' and 'Fire Bird.' With her calm voice and sophisticated appearance, the actress was able to captivate viewers both on the big screen and small screen alike.
Twelve years ago, the entire entertainment industry was shaken up by the sudden news of Lee Eun Joo's death with numerous stars attending her funeral shortly after. It was a day to reflect on just what had gone awry for the young actress to make such a devastating decision.
Namoo Actors president Kim Jong Do recently shared a photo of himself with the late actress in remembrance through Instagram.
Lee Eun Joo was an actress who had so much potential and such a precious gem was gone too soon. She will always be known as a beautiful actress in the hearts of many fans and fellow entertainers.
Netizens reflected on the actress and commented in sorrow:
"She left at such a young age...how unfortunate"
"She was one of my favorite actresses..."
"She is so pretty...I miss her"
"It is so sad that I can't see my favorite actress anymore...Rest in peace"
"Such a shame we lost her"
"If she were alive today, she would be a huge star"
"She was hauled in all of these scandals after the bed scene from 'Scarlet Letter' went viral. She was suffering from severe depression. I read her blog entry and felt so bad, it happened during her peak."