Actress Kang Soo Yeon is currently in critical condition.
According to first responders, the actress was found at her Apgujeong residence in Gangnam, having suffered from cardiac arrest on the evening of May 5 at 5:48. The actress is said to have complained to her family about unspecified symptoms.
The actress is said to be undergoing treatment while unconscious at the hospital.
Kang Soo Yeon is one of Korea’s most revered actresses, having been the first Korean actor to have won an award at the prestigious Venice International Film Festival in 1987 for her role in The Surrogate Woman. The award was the first time a Korean actor had received an award from a major international film festival.
Most recently, the actress is said to have made her return to films after ten years in the upcoming sci-fi film Jung_E.