Park So Dam Recovering From Thyroid Cancer Surgery, Agency Reveals

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New and upcoming film Special Delivery dropped a new promotional poster on Monday. It features its lead star, Park So Dam, alongside Song Sae Byuk, who played the antagonist character in the movie.

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Following the release of the teaser material, an official announcement from Artist Company emerged. AllKpop reported that it was about the actress’s recovery from her recent surgery due to her thyroid cancer diagnosis.

Thyroid Cancer Diagnosis And Surgery


The announcement says that Park So Dam has been diagnosed with papillary thyroid cancer. It also clarifies that the diagnosis emerged from her regular health examination. But, the agency has not disclosed further details about the matter.

Artist Company revealed, however, that the Parasite star had already undergone surgery in accordance with the doctor’s recommendations. It pointed out, as well, that she has already completed the procedure, and is now recovering.

Park So Dam To Focus On Recovery

In the same official statement, the label noted that Park So Dam will focus on her health and recovery in the meantime. This is to allow her to greet her fans and followers in good health in the future.

Artist Company, then, assured the public that it will do its best for the South Korean celebrity amid her recovery.

But, with this at hand, it means that the actress will not be able to participate in the promotions for her upcoming film, Special Delivery.

The agency said that the film’s lead star is “very disappointed” about missing the premiere. The same also applies to her not being able to be with the “fans who have waited and shown support” toward the movie.

Nevertheless, Artist Company expressed gratitude to all the cast members and production team of Special Delivery. It acknowledged, as well, that these groups of individuals are also “overcoming a difficult situation” with regard to the actress’s health.


Special Delivery Premieres In January

Special Delivery is an upcoming crime action film that follows a talented driver. She has a 100 percent rating when it comes to making special deliveries.

The plot begins when she finds herself taking in human cargo in the form of a young boy. Park So Dam will play the lead character, while Jung Hyun Joon will play the young child, and fans will get to see how it all pans out starting from January 12.