2021 is kicking us off with the best news yet: Crash Landing on You stars Son Ye Jin and Hyun Bin are confirmed to be a real-life couple now!
Dispatch, a South Korean entertainment website, annually reveals a "new year's couple" and it looks like it's the famous RiRi couple. The two have been the subject of dating rumors since they starred in the film The Negotiation prior to their K-drama series reunion in Crash Landing on You, but the two have denied the claims multiple times.
But the tides have changed after their successful K-drama wrapped. According to Dispatch, Son Ye Jin and Hyun Bin have been spotted together, bonding over their mutual love of golf after their series have conluded.
Upon the breaking of this huge news, the actors' agencies have confirmed Dispatch's revelation of their eight-month romance. Soompi quotes Vast Entertainment (a.k.a Hyun Bin's management), "Actors Hyun Bin and Son Ye Jin met through their projects, and after the end of their drama, their positive feelings towards one another developed into a romantic relationship." They have also requested for their fans to "look warmly upon their relationship and cheer them on in the future."
MS Team Entertainment echoed the news, "The two of them got to know each other through their acting projects, and after the end of their drama, they developed an interest in each other and ended up dating," Soompi reports.
Congratulations to the happy couple!