On March 7, it was reported that Shim Jinbo was found dead at his home on March 5. His mother grew concerned when Shim Jinbo did not pick up his phone. She ultimately decided to visit his home and found him dead at his residence. The reason for his death was revealed to be a heart attack.
Shim Jinbo gained a great deal of love for his character in 'Rude Miss Young Ae'.
We offer our sincere condolences.