Right after the success of ‘Uncontrollably Fond’, Kim Woo Bin was diagnosed with nasopharyngeal cancer. His agency said in an official statement, “Kim Woo Bin recently noticed something abnormal about his body while he was in the midst of multiple schedules. When he went to the hospital to see what it was, he received a diagnosis for nasopharyngeal cancer. Thankfully, they said it’s not too late to receive treatment, so he has started radiation therapy and is taking medication. He will be focusing on treatment so that he can return with a healthier image. We are currently discussing his schedule due to his treatment. We ask for your support and encouragement.”This instantly reminded fans of the plot from his drama where the actor essayed the lead role of a star suffering from cancer.