[News] Park Yoo Chun and Park Yoo Hwan Exchange Tweets

On March 27, JYJ’s Park Yoo Chun tweeted, “I miss you/him [pronoun-less].” Several hours later, his brother Park Yoo Hwan replied, “I miss you/him too.” Both Park Yoo Chun and Park Yoo Hwan’s tweet were pronoun-less, leaving fans to guess as whether they were talking about each other or their deceased father.

Regardless, netizens wrote, “It’s nice to see the two so close,” “Please cheer up Park brothers,” “Beautiful, caring brothers,” and more.

Moments before his tweet, Park Yoo Chun also wrote, “Two hours to relax. It’s peaceful. Both the sky and my heart,” and attached a photo of the serene sunrise, reassuring fans that he was slowly recovering.

Meanwhile, Park Yoo Chun and Park Yoo Hwan’s father passed away on March 14, and both brothers canceled their filming schedules for their respective dramas to lay their father to rest, as well as to mourn.

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[News] JYJ’s Park Yoochun and Park Yoohwan lay their father to rest

On the morning of March 16th, brothers JYJ‘s Yoochun and Park Yoohwan buried their father to rest after holding a funeral ceremony at the Seoul Sungmo Hospital.

Their father had passed away on the 14th. Although Park Yoohwan was able to be by his side during his last moments, Yoochun had been away, and was unable to make it while on his way back. Upon hearing the unfortunate news, Yoochun had rushed to the hospital in tears.

Since the 14th, his fellow JYJ members and C-JeS Entertainment labelmates had stayed by the brothers’ side at the wake with consolation visits from stars like Alex , Han Ji Min, KARA ‘s Nicole, and other seniors and juniors. Jaejoong was unable to attend due to the deep sorrow he felt for Yoochun and his loss. A representative revealed to Star News, “Kim Jaejoong could not stop his tears in his deep sadness. He was in a state in which he was not able to do anything, so he was not able to attend.”

The funeral was conducted with Buddhist rites and he was laid to rest at the Seoul Memorial Park.

May he rest in peace.

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[News] “Rooftop Prince” Park Yoochun to Return to Filming on March 19

With the sudden death of his father, JYJ’s Yoochun hurried to his mother and brother’s, Park Yoohwan/, side as soon as he landed at Incheon International Airport. Jaejoong, Junsu, Song Ji Hyo , and other members of C-Jes Entertainment stayed by Yoo Chun’s family throughout the night as friends and family came by to pay their respects. Those who attended the service included celebrities Alex , JUNO, Kara’s Nicole , Park Sung Kwang , and several members of the cast of Yoo Chun’s upcoming drama “Rooftop Prince.”

Yoochun has canceled his entire schedule until the funeral service on March 16. His brother, actor Park Yoo Hwan, also canceled his filming schedules for his latest drama Channel A’s “Strongest K-Pop Survival. ”

A representative of the production staff for “Rooftop Prince” stated, “Once he recollects himself after the funeral service, Park Yoo Chun will return to filming on March 19. We have already shot the first four episodes, so the original broadcast date will not be affected.”

“Rooftop Prince” is about a Chosun era Crown Prince Lee Gak (Park Yoo Chun) who was in the midst of investigating the death of his Crown Princess ( Jung Yumi ) when he mysteriously gets sucked into the future and meets his destined love (Han Ji Min). The historical-fusion-contemporary-fantasy drama “Rooftop Prince” will premiere on SBS on March 21 at 9:55PM KST.

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[News] JYJ members, Song Ji Hyo, and more pay their respects to Park Yoochun’s father

As reported earlier, the father of JYJ‘s Park Yoochun and actor Park Yoohwan has passed away.

When the news broke, Park Yoochun was on a plane headed to the States for a layover after a successful independent JYJ tour in South America and the news did not reach him until much later.

More recently, the Korean media reported photos of a tearful Yoochun dressed in sweats and slippers upon his arrival in Korea.

Upon hearing the news of the funeral service, his fellow JYJ members as well as CJES labelmate Song Ji Hyo did their part to offer condolences to Yoochun and the family.

Fellow group members Kim Jaejoong and Kim Junsu were the first to arrive at the funeral location in Seoul. Upon their arrival, they offered their deepest condolences to the family and paid their respect to his father.

Additionally, Kim Junsu’s twin brother and singer JUNO also attended the service dressed in a black suit, looking somber and grave.

Fellow label mate Song Ji Hyo was also present, offering her encouragement and condolences to Yoochun and paid her respects to his father.

The father of Park Yoochun & Park Yoohwan has reportedly passed away due to a chronic illness, and Park Yoohwan has currently cancelled all of his filming schedules for his new drama, ‘Strongest K-Pop Survival’.

We offer our deepest condolences to Park Yoochun, Park Yoohwan, and their entire family. May their father rest in peace.

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[News] Reporters and Fans Bombard JYJ Park Yoo Chun at Incheon International Airport

Earlier today , we reported that JYJ’s Park Yoochun’s father passed away on March 14. Unfortunately, Park Yoo Chun was on the plane, on his way back to South Korea after JYJ’s concerts in South America, when the news of his father’s passing broke. Just minutes ago, he landed at Incheon International Airport and was bombarded by the press.

A representative of C-Jes Entertainment stated, “A crowd of reporters and fans gathered at the airport and the funeral hall at the hospital, making it extremely difficult to maintain control. We have sent our agency’s employees to the hospital to help control the situation.” Meanwhile, Yoo Chun’s younger brother, actor Park Yoo Hwan , and his mother are by their deceased father’s side at the funeral hall, waiting for Yoo Chun.

R.I.P Yoochun’s father. Hopefully God will give them (Yoochun and family) strength and patience to face it.

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