The Chairman of Yedang Entertainment, Byun Doo Sub‘s death has been confirmed as a suicide, it was first declared to be due to exhaustion.
According to the people who knew Byun Doo Sub, he had been handling depression for many years, and in the end decided to take his life. With suicide confirmed as the cause of death, the agency was asked about their original statement, in which they directed the cause of death towards exhaustion.
“Chairman Byun’s death was due to suicide. He had been suffering from depression for many years and also started to suffer from insomnia recently,” an agency rep said. “When his body was first discovered, we had no way of knowing what the exact cause of death was, and afterwards, it was a decision that was made to protect his honor after discussing with his family.”
Byun Doo Sub’s family, friends, company staff, and artists attended his funeral that was held on June 6th to pay their respects to the man.
May he rest in peace.
Article by: Mana
Edited by: KareBare