The somewhat mysterious death of little-known Chinese actress, Tan Jing (谭静) reported in the Chinese media over the past week has not only invoked fervent discussions among Chinese netizens but also interesting foreign media.
Tan Jing was once in Korean singer, Kim Jong Kook’s MV, “Walking in One Spot”. She also appeared in a Korean TV CF and signed on with an agency as a model. There are speculation that her death might have been caused by Koreans. Hence, the Korean media are particularly interested in her death.
Kim Jong Kook – Walking in One Spot MV
If you visit Korean websites now, it’s not difficult to find reports related to Tan Jing’s death. “谭静” has become a key search term on major Korean search engines for the past few days. As for the speculation that three Koreans raped and then subsequently killing her. The trio are believed to be male crew members from a certain Korean airlines. Many Korean netizens are not happy and voiced their displeasure. Some commented, “This speculation will only seek to diminish the image of Koreans in the eyes of the Chinese people.”
Although Chinese police have already determined that her cause of death is suicide after investigation, many remained unconvinced and believes there’s more to it. Judging from the present fallout, there might be more twists and turn than expected. Whatever it is, she is dead and hopefully she finds peace.