‘Parasite’ actor Lee Sun-kyun found dead in his car in Seoul


South Korean actor Lee Sun-kyun, who is popularly known for his role in ‘Parasite’, which also won him an Academy Award, has died in Seoul, as per the police records, at the age of 48.

In statement, police said they received a missing person’s report from Lee’s manager on their hotline. He was found dead in his car on Wednesday morning.

The actor had received the acclaim for his role of Park Dong-ik, the father of the wealthy Park family in ‘Parasite’.


He was also nominated for Emmy Award for his role in sci-fi thriller series Dr. Brain. Apart from this, the actor also has Behind the White Tower and Pasta in his filmography.