Yes, the stars of the famous K-Drama ‘Weightlifting Fairy Kim Bok Joo’ are dating in real life.
Lee Sung Kyung and Nam Joo Hyuk gained popularity when they were cast as the adorable couple in ‘Weightlifting Fairy Kim Bok Joo’. Sung Kyung stars in the title role of Kim Bok Joo who is an ambitious weightlifter. She meets Joon Hyung who is a swimmer.
The characters fall in love as they chase their dreams together. Their relatable yet cheesy relationship makes them a super cute and lovable couple!
Just recently, YG Entertainment, both stars’ agency, confirmed that Sung Kyung and Joo Hyuk are indeed dating! The news sent fans into a frenzy.
"Nam Joo Hyuk and Lee Sung Kyung are dating"
Me: *scrEAMS in 20 languages* pic.twitter.com/txBGHlBEh1
— HAPPY BIRTHDAY DJ! (@jeanniepiggg) April 24, 2017
YG FINALLY CONFIRMED THAT NAM JOO HYUK AND LEE SUNG KYUNG ARE DATING YALL I'M SO HAPPY pic.twitter.com/PthwxaYqt7
— safi (@absolutejeon) April 24, 2017
But it turned into an even bigger deal when people realized that they might have already been dating during their ‘Weightlifting’ days! Plus, people also realized that Joo Hyuk might’ve been dropping hints about their relationship even before!
Here’s what fans are saying about this:
can you believe while we were watching WFKBJ, it wasn't a kdrama anymore… it's a reality show. we were watching a true love story unfold 🤔 pic.twitter.com/QO94BOWwVE
— Des (@kdramascenes) April 24, 2017
That K-Drama might’ve been a reality show after all! Lol.
— 🌻 (@exonied) April 24, 2017
Now I just want to watch all those scenes and celebrate that it could have all been real!
when he told us months ago and we didn't realize (credit: @_klydngnn) pic.twitter.com/oNZmcC5saH
— marion (@helnikvnej) April 24, 2017
How did we not pick this up?!
— 바빠 (@kwontwoji) April 25, 2017
Look at all that evidence!
— bwing ʕ•ᴥ•ʔ (@perfectselu) April 24, 2017
Well, the main thing is that they are indeed happily dating! More NamLee K-Dramas, please! I want to see more of this cute couple.
We’re so happy for these two!
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