'The Heirs' Star Kim Woo Bin Diagnosed With Throat Cancer; 'Wiretap' Delays Filming To Make Way For Actor's Treatment
"The Heirs" star Kim Woo Bin has been diagnosed with nasopharyngeal cancer and will be undergoing drug and radiation treatments soon. The news was confirmed by the actor's agency Sidus HQ in a statement.
According to a report by Popcrush, Kim Woo Bin was diagnosed with rare cancer when he went to a hospital to get checked because he wasn't feeling well. Nasopharyngeal cancer is a form of cancer that covers the upper part of the throat.
Sidus HQ shared that Kim Woo Bin started receiving treatment and radiation immediately to address his illness at the soonest possible time. The agency asked his fans for their support as he embarks on his treatments. The agency, however, did not elaborate on how long and how extensive the treatments will be but only acknowledged that the actor's disease was caught in its early stages.