The October 29 Itaewon Halloween catastrophe resulted in a large number of fatalities. Actor Lee Ji Han, a previous competitor on Season 2 of Produce 101, was also one of them.
According to reports, the Itaewon Halloween tragedy claimed the life of actor Lee Ji Han. The former Produce 101 Season 2 contestant’s death was confirmed in the Korean media, which is how the story about it first broke.
On October 30, his management company 935 Entertainment reaffirmed this. They declared, “It is true that Lee Ji Han died on October 29 as a result of the accident in Itaewon.”
“We were stunned to hear the news and also hoped it wasn’t real. Right now, the family is going through a great deal of loss, so we are being extremely careful. May he rest in peace, the agency spokesman stated.
Produce 101’s Ji Han’s castmates expressed tributes to him on Instagram after learning of the awful news and shared it with their followers. They stated, “We beg that you say farewell to him on his final road.
As for Lee Ji Han, he initially gained notoriety in 2017 while competing on Mnet’s Produce 101 Season 2. With the web drama Today Was Another Nam Hyun Day, he made his acting debut in 2019. He passed away at the age of 24 in international terms.
He was reportedly poised to feature in a new drama series, according to the most recent rumour. He shot for an upcoming fantasy romance drama for MBC, according to a K-media story from October 31. Last month, Ji Han shot his scene. The unnamed programme will make its debut in January 2023.
For those who may not be aware, a stampede that took place in Seoul’s Itaewon neighbourhood on October 29 KST resulted in the deaths of over 150 people. According to estimates, mayhem broke out in the congested road where an estimated 100,000 people had assembled.