Lee Jong Suk Diagnosed With COVID-19
Lee Jong Suk has tested positive for COVID-19.
On the afternoon of November 21, Lee Jong Suk’s agency High Zium Studio shared, “On November 20, actor Lee Jong Suk received a positive result on a self-test kit, and he immediately proceeded with a PCR test. Today, he was diagnosed with COVID-19. Lee Jong Suk has canceled all his scheduled events and is concentrating on self-isolation and treatment in accordance with the guidelines set by the government healthcare authorities.”
Previously on November 20, Lee Jong Suk greeted moviegoers for the film “Decibel.” He conducted a self-test kit before the event and received a negative result. Afterwards, one of the staff members showed symptoms of a cold, and Lee Jong Suk conducted an additional self-test kit which showed a positive result, leading him to take a PCR test. Although more future events were scheduled to greet moviegoers, the events were suspended following the diagnosis.
Released on November 16, “Decibel” is an action film about a terrorist who wants to plant a bomb that responds to sound in the middle of the city and a former Navy commander who becomes the target of the terrorist threat. Kim Rae Won plays the former Navy commander, while Lee Jong Suk plays a Navy captain who is fiercely loyal to the crew of his submarine.
Wishing Lee Jong Suk a speedy recovery!