Valentines might be over but these couples never fail to make us feel single and will just leave us with “Sana All” everytime. Here’s 3 K-couples that literally convinced us that true love might have existed as they stayed together through thick and thin.
1. Kim Woo Bin and Shin Min Ah
The couple began dating in 2015. They developed feelings for each other during the Giordano shoot for their Spring/Summer 2015 campaign in January, in which they are global ambassadors.
Born on July 16, 1989, Kim Woo Bin is an actor known for his roles in School 2013 (2012-2013), The Heirs (2013), Friend: The Great Legacy (2013), The Con Artists (2014), and Twenty (2015). In 2016, he took on his first leading role on television in Uncontrollably Fond. Shin Min Ah is an actress born on April 5, 1984, and best known for starring in television dramas A Love to Kill (2005), My Girlfriend Is a Nine-Tailed Fox (2010), Arang and the Magistrate (2012), Oh My Venus (2015), Tomorrow, With You (2017), Hometown Cha-Cha-Cha (2021).
Unfortunately, in May 2017, Woo Bin was diagnosed with nasopharyngeal cancer during his multiple acting schedules. He has to undergo drug and radiation therapy. And luckily, Shin Ah was always with him during his hospital visits.
They were in Australia in 2019, and Woo Bin had already announced that he had completed his cancer treatments. The two are standing firm and recently starred together in a drama in 2022, “Our Blues.” With everything they have been together, the wedding bells are probably just around the corner!
2. Gong Hyo Jin and Kevin Oh
Gong Hyo Jin, born in 1980, is an actress best known for her roles in hit dramas such as “Pasta,” “The Greatest Love,” “Master’s Sun,” “It’s Okay, That’s Love,” “The Producers,” “Don’t Dare to Dream” (“Jealousy Incarnate”), “When the Camellia Blooms,” and others. Kevin Oh is a singer born in 1990 who won Season 7 of “Superstar K” and competed on “Super Band.”
This couple began dating publicly in April 2022, and there has been speculation about their marriage since she caught the bouquet at Son Ye Jin and Hyun Bin’s wedding this past March. Before going public with their relationship, the actress and singer have been dating for about two years.
They married last October 11, 2022, in a private wedding ceremony in New York. It was reported that Gong Hyo Jin’s best friends, Jung Ryeo Won and Uhm Ji Won attended the wedding.
In November 2022, A song drew much attention even before its release as it was composed by Kevin Oh, with his wife, Gong Hyo Jin participating in writing the lyrics. Delivering the message that the more profound the love gets, the more we fear its disappearance, “Dawn” contains the wishes of two people who protect their love by looking into each other’s eyes and having stronger faith.
3. Son Ye Jin and Hyun Bin
Son Ye-jin, born on January 11, 1982, is a South Korean actress who rose to fame in 2003 for The Classic and Summer Scent, followed by the commercially successful A Moment to Remember (2004) and April Snow (2005). She has also acted in the successful television dramas Alone in Love (2006), Personal Taste (2010), Something in the Rain (2018), Crash Landing on You (2019–2020), and Thirty-Nine (2022). Born September 25, 1982, Hyun Bin gained widespread recognition for his role in the 2005 romantic comedy TV drama My Name is Kim Sam-soon. Since then, he has appeared in leading roles in other successful television shows, including the romantic fantasy drama Secret Garden (2010–2011), fantasy drama Memories of the Alhambra (2018–2019), and romantic drama Crash Landing on You (2019–2020).
In January 2019, an online post about the couple surfaced claiming that Hyun Bin and Ye Jin had been seen traveling together in LA and dining with Ye Jin’s parents. A photo of the couple grocery shopping together also circulated online. However, the rumors were denied, with claims that it was a coincidence for the two to be together in the same place, noting that they are good friends.
They started getting romantically involved with each other during Crash Landing On You, and the couple has been dating since March 2020 but revealed their relationship to the public in January 2021.
On February 10, 2022, the couple announced their engagement through their agencies. It was also the same day that Son took to her Instagram to express excitement over her wedding with a photo of an adorable little wedding dress and a caption that read, “I found someone to spend the rest of my life with. Yes… it’s him.”
Vast Entertainment and MSteam released dreamy pictures of the Crash Landing On You couple’s wedding celebrations a month later. An official statement said, “Actors Son Ye Jin and Hyun Bin are holding their wedding ceremony today, taking their first step as a married couple.”
After their sudden yet beautiful wedding, Hyun Bin and Son surprised fans again with the news of the arrival of their first baby. Son confirmed her pregnancy on June 27, 2022, by posting a beautiful picture with flowers via Instagram. A loosely translated text of Son’s post in Korean that read, “Today, I would like to share with you some cautious and happy news. A new life has come to us,” was enough for the BinJin fans to rejoice and shower love on the couple.
And on November 27, 2022, Son’s agency announced that the couple had finally welcomed their first newborn, a healthy baby boy.
4. Park Shin Hye and Choi Tae Joon
Park Shin-Hye, a South Korean actress and singer, was born on February 18, 1990. She gained recognition as a child on television shows like Stairway to Heaven and Tree of Heaven. She went on to succeed after appearing in the film Miracle in Cell No. 7. Choi Tae Joon is a South Korean actor born on July 7, 1991. He rose to fame for his villain supporting role in the disaster drama Missing 9. Since then, he has starred in the melodrama Exit and the romantic comedy So I Married the Anti-fan.
They met on a college campus. After meeting as seniors and juniors in the Department of Theater and Film at Chung-Ang University, the two went from friends to lovers. Following that, he made a guest appearance in 'The King of Dramas' in 2012. They confirmed their relationship in 2018, and they were photographed on a date at a restaurant owned by Park Shin Hye's parents.
In January of 2022, the couple got married while expecting their first child!
The love story of these lovely couples made us believe that love comes with a lot of progress, but it is worth it as time passes and is probably considered true love by many. They proved to us that they are on the road to happily ever after with how love is with them now.