13 K-drama costars who dated in real life
Lee Min Ho dated Park Min Young? Ji Sung and Lee Bo Young dated seven years before marriage? Scroll down to read more about your favorite Korean celebrity couples!
On August 23, 2011, news broke out that Lee Min Ho and Park Min Young had been dating since July 2011. The news reported they pulled many all-nighters while filming City Hunter and grew close to each other on the filming set. They went on dates in the midst of their busy days. However, on January 25, 2012, they announced a breakup, saying they naturally grew apart because their busy schedule prohibited them from seeing each other. Shortly after City Hunter, Lee Min Ho had a lot of events abroad and Park Min Young started filming Young Love Jae In.
Choi Ji Woo and Lee Jin Wook started dating early 2009 after filming Air City together in 2007. Their big age gap of six years was an issue when the news broke out. Lee Jin Wook left to serve his military duties in May 2009, and the two were separated when he was discharged in March 2011.
Power couple Lee Bo Young and Ji Sung also met while filming a drama together. They met in 2004 and started dating in 2007. The two dated seven years before marrying in September 2014, shortly after Lee Bo Young finished filming I Hear Your Voice. Lee Bo Young said last month she cried watching Ji Sung's Kill Me, Heal Me. Also check out the couple's sweetest photos!
Jung Woo Sung and Lee Ji Ah initially denied their relationship rumor and later acknowledged it. They said they spent a lot of time together while filming Athena and started developing feelings for each other. They started dating in 2010 and even travelled to Paris together (above). They were separated in April 2011 when the news broke out about Lee Ji Ah and her ex-husband and singer Seo Tae Ji's lawsuit on property division.
Kim Bum, whose character was in love with Jung Yi on Goddess of Fire, started dating Moon Geun Young shortly after the drama ended in October 2013, and they traveled to Europe with drama staffs. The two broke up in May 2014.
Song Hye Kyo and Hyun Bin met on the filming set of The World That They Live In in October 2008 and started dating in June 2009. They kept in touch after the drama ended and realized their feelings for each other when Hyun Bin stayed in Busan for six months for work, according to reports. Acquaintances said, "Staying apart for a long time made the two realize how much they thought of each other."
They were separated in January 2011, and Hyun Bin left the industry to serve military duties in March.
Architecture 101 actress Han Ga In and Can Love Become Money actor Yun Jung Hoon were both new actors when filming Yellow Handkerchief. They married in 2005 and are now one of the Korean celebrity power couples!
Top stars Lee Byung Hun and Song Hye Kyo started dating April 2003, shortly after filming All In. They broke up in May 2004 because of disagreements on marriage, Lee Byung Hun said in an interview. that Lee Byung Hun's mother wanted them to marry in the fall of 2004, but Song Hye Kyo wanted to focus on work. Different perspectives on marriage led to a breakup, the report said.
The couple shared last month that they started dating in February, after having met each other on the set of Surplus Princess. We are sure Jo Bo Ah fell for Ohn Joo Wan's caring charms, as he said in an interview with 10 Asia last month, "I try my best for the actress I’m working with to feel comfortable when we film together."
Two Weeks costars Ryu Soo Young and Park Ha Sun said last month they've been dating since October 2014 after having met through the drama. Check out Two Weeks, a love triangle story of a single mother, her police officer boyfriend, and his rival Lee Joon Ki!
11. Park Han Byul and Jung Eun Woo of One Well-Raised Daughter
Park Han Byul and Jung Eun Woo started dating December 2014, and their relationship is still going strong! They grew close to each other on the set of the 2014 daily drama One Well-Raised Daughter. Park Han Byul previously dated singer Se7en for 12 years, a relationship that lasted until early 2014.
Ji Hyun Woo asked her out, and the two started dating on the set of their 2012 fantasy drama Queen In Hyun's Man. A month after publicly acknowledging the relationship, Ji Hyun Woo left to serve his military duties, and Yoo In Na visited him many times. Sadly though, although she waited for his 21-month-long military duties, the two confirmed breakup shortly after he was discharged in May 2014.
The couple met through the 2009 drama Creating Destiny, started dating shortly after the drama ended, and married in July 2011. Last week the couple revealed photos of their newborn baby girl. Check out more of their romantic photos!
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