Kim Sung-min’s last walk in tears, The actor passed away but donated his organs to save 5 people’s lives!
The family of Korean actor Kim Sung-min decided to donate his organs to the hospital’s organ donation center after Kim Sung-min became brain dead by hanging himself.
Even though 7 years have passed, the pain is still there.
According to Chosun newspaper, after the announcement by doctors at St Mary’s Hospital in Seoul about the 43-year-old actor’s brain death, on June 26, 2016, his family decided to donate his organs to the center. organ donation center of this hospital.
Accordingly, doctors performed surgery to remove his kidney, liver, intestines and cornea. There will be 5 patients receiving organ transplants.
Dr. Yang Chul-woo of St Mary’s Hospital’s organ donation center said: “In many cases, families’ decisions about organ donation are often made when it is too late, missing the golden time ( with the use of organs), but actor Kim’s family agreed on this in just two days.”
Also according to St Mary’s Hospital, the late actor’s family decided to donate his organs to the hospital as the living wish of actor Kim Sung-min – son of LG Group’s vice president.
Kim Sung Min is famous for starring in movies like The Mafia, The Salesman, Time, The Weight. Vietnamese audiences know him through the films The Little Mermaid, What’s for Dinner… However, his career and reputation were seriously affected by scandals in his private life (arrested twice for using drugs). drugs).
In 2012, Kim Sung-min was suspended for two and a half years for using drugs and in 2015 was arrested again for the same crime. Kim was then imprisoned until January of this year before being released after 10 months of detention.
Previously on June 24, after arguing with his wife, actor Kim Sung-min hanged himself in the bathroom at his home. When his family discovered him, he lost consciousness and even though he was taken to the emergency room immediately, he was still brain dead.
The actor’s funeral was held on the morning of June 28, 2016