Korean stars Song Joong-ki, Song Hye-kyo to marry in October
The stars of the hit South Korean drama are tying the knot soon, much to delight of their fans!
Rejoice, K-drama fans!
South Korean stars Song Joong-Ki and Song Hye-kyo, who most recently won our hearts in the hit drama Descendants of the Sun, will be getting married in October 2017, reports Channel NewsAsia.
“Song Joong-ki and Song Hye-kyo will be holding a wedding ceremony on the final day of October, 2017,” the actors’ agencies, Blossom Entertainment and United Artists Agency, confirmed in a statement. “A marriage is not only a private matter but also a meeting between two families, so it was a delicate situation in many ways.”
“We ask for you to send the couple best wishes for their beautiful future together, and the two actors will be conveying the news to their fans separately…”
“There was no choice but to be cautious prior to marriage, and so we are at last conveying this message,” they went on to explain. “We ask for everyone’s understanding.”
Continuing, they urged the public to send their will wishes and to await statements from the beloved celebrity couple.
“We ask for you to send the couple best wishes for their beautiful future together,” continued the statement, “and the two actors will be conveying the news to their fans separately. Thank you.”
Shortly after their agencies’ statement, the couple confirmed the happy news in letters to their fans.
Swoon over Song Hye-kyo and Song Joong-Ki’s heartwarming letters on the next page!
In a letter, Song Hye-kyo began by explaining why they chose to keep their relationship under wraps.
“Hello, It’s Hye Kyo. You were probably surprised by my sudden wedding news. I understand that you may think I lacked the respect for my fans and that you could have been shocked, but I hope you can understand me with an open heart,” she wrote, recalling how what started out as a good working relationship blossomed into something more.
“Throughout the project, I realized that we had similar values and ideas, and I was able to share everything with him,” she revealed. “Joong Ki showed me his self, trust, and his manners for a long time. I thought to myself that it would be good to spend the future with him and I was glad that he could feel my true emotions as well. That’s when I knew that he was the one.”
“I’m writing this because I want to receive your blessings before anyone else. I am truly nervous as I am writing this but I wish to tell you guys my true feelings,” he began before recounting his experience working on Descendants of the Sun. Not only did he enjoy working on the show, it allowed him to gain a “precious friend” to share his honest feelings with.
He continued to reveal that they started getting to know each other more and their loving relationship has deepened since early 2016.
“I will be starting a new life with Miss Song Hye Kyo through our wedding on the last day of October 2017,” he wrote, apologizing for not revealing the news with their fans sooner.
“I heard once that life isn’t about speed but rather about direction. As someone who’s moved fast and didn’t see his surroundings all this time… I will work harder to become someone who learn from others and learn to walk instead of run,” he emphasized. “I wish everyone will support this mindset and cheer for me. I will become an actor who doesn’t change from this mindset and become someone who is a strong family man. Please support the cheerful encounter between the two of us. Thank you.”
The stunning couple were first rumored to be dating when they started shooting the aforementioned series. Even after being spotted in Bali together, they flatly denied that they were more than just friends. But now, the happy couple finally confirmed their relationship through a surprise confirmation of their engagement!
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