Korean media outlet “The Fact” (aka “Sports Seoul”) attempts to end the year with a big bang by revealing yet another idol dating news.
The Fact earlier announced on its Twitter account that the outlet will release a breaking news article as well as a recap article of their exclusive news on Christmas Eve.
— 클릭스타워즈 (@thefactnews) December 23, 2014
Translation: “[Exclusive Trailer]<The Fact>Final Exclusive Parade! Coming on the 24th> ‘Exclusive!Exclusive!Exclusive!’ <The Fact> will be releasing the final parade of all 2014 exclusives on the 24th of December.” (credit: Koreaboo.com)
On December 24th, The Fact finally broke the news by reporting that Se7en‘s former girlfriend Park Han Byul has moved on from her past relationship and entered a new relationship with Jun Eun Woo, her co-star in the drama “Well Brought Up Daughter Hana”.
Han Byul is the latest in a string of Korean idols whose relationships have come to light – Super Junior’s Sungmin, f(x)’s Sulli, SNSD Girl’s Generations’ members Yoona, Sooyoung, Tiffany, Taeyeon and EXO’s Baekhyun were all revealed to be in relationships over the past year. BIGBANG’s G-Dragon is also rumoured to be dating Japanese model Kiko Mizuhara.
Earlier in August, it was reported that the actress ended her 12-year of relationship with Se7en, a YG artiste who entered army in March. A rep for Han Byul stated that she had “suffered from all the reports about Se7en” and “their relationship deteriorated”. Thus, they have decided to become friends.
While trying to move on from her past relationship, the actress got a role in a Korean drama series called “Well Brought Up Daughter Hana”. As fate would have it, that’s exactly where she met current boyfriend, Jung Eun Woo. It was revealed that the actor helped her get through the tough times she was having during the filming.
Various actress’ reps also confirmed that their friendship eventually grew into romance while they were filming the series together:
After confirming with Park Han Byul, we found out that she and Jung Eun Woo became close while filming together. They naturally began to grow feelings for one another and the two became a couple.
The Fact has also released some exclusive photos from the two’s alleged date that took place on 15th Dec.
Check out the gallery below:
Not long after the report, Jung Eun Woo’s agency confirmed that the actor is indeed dating Park Han Byul.
They confirmed the report through a simple statement here:
It’s true they filmed the drama and became close. It hasn’t been long since they started seeing each other, so please watch over them fondly.
Congrats to the new couple!