The Busan-born actor announced Thursday that he has tested positive for the coronavirus disease.
Kim wrote on social media that, “I'm grateful to be alive and healthy. It gives me hope that through our collective efforts we can beat this thing and flatten the curve.”
According to the actor, he took the test after returning from New York.
He said he self-quarantined in a room in his home.
Without mentioning Trump by name, Kim criticized those calling the coronavirus the “China virus”.