As we received news of actress Han Chae Won, who ended her own life, which only known after two months, media in Korea starts finding the story behind her suicide. Today, 10th October, MBC “Entertainment Plus” is having an episode dedicated for her death. We also know that she had left a message on her mini hompy saying that she want to stop suffering and crying just before hanging herself in her apartment on 25th August.
Finally, police revealed that she had been suffering from huge depression due to the competitive entertainment industry, and she had also receiving treatment for her depression. Then it was known that during her treatment process, she got fraud thousands of dollars by people who claimed to be managers for entertainment companies. With one claimed that he would promote her on TV is she gave him stunning USD$80,000, but never did it.
She also did changed her name three times in hopes for better luck with a new name as she desperately wanted the public to recognize her.
Sadly, it doesn’t work out well for her. She also telling her friend before committing suicide that there is no one to trust in this world.
With her stories revealed, Netizens flooded her mini-hompy expressing their gratitude and condolences. This also show how difficult and harsh the Korean entertainment industry is. We really hope she really rest in peace.
Translated and summarized by Edwin Joo.