Kim Soo Mi Stops All Entertainment Promotions
luvsmiling, July 19, 2015, 11:06 a.m.
Veteran actress Kim Soo Mi will not be promoting her entertainment activites, but instead will be seeking psychiatric treatment as a result of malicious comments left online. Kim Soo Mi is a South Korean actress. She has had a prolific career in film and television. Kim debuted in a talent contest in 1970, then shot to fame in Country Diaries. The landmark TV series aired for almost 20 years, making Kim one of the most popular Korean actresses of the 1980s.
A source close to Kim Soo Mi said that she also resigned from “Looking Back At Me.” According to the source, although she has already filmed two weeks’ worth of materials, she will not be making any more appearances after that, hinting that her condition is very serious. The source also said, “Kim Soo Mi recently bought a smartphone, and she read the malicious comments on the internet for the first time, which gave her quite a shock.”
Jo Young Nam, who had recently had a public conflict with Kim Soo Mi during the “Looking Back At Me” press conference, said, “I wrote a letter telling her not to worry. I plan to send her the letter with flowers, through Lee Kyung Kyu.” He continued, “I feel terrible over what happened. I don’t know if I’m a good writer or not, so I just wrote frankly about what I wanted to say.”
Kim Soo Mi is said to be avoiding contact with anyone after declaring her resignation from “Looking Back At Me.”