Top 10 Kdrama Real Life Couples That You May Not Have Known

You may not be aware of it, but some of your favorite K-drama couples dated and even got married in real life. Have a look!

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It is always endearing to watch K-drama couples living their life as the storyline of the K-drama they are filming. The undeniable chemistry, sweet moments, steamy kisses might have fans wondered it's all for the K-drama. In reality, spending hours and hours with someone can cause your heart to flutter for them in real. Here, we present you the top 10 K-drama couples who fell for each other in real life.

1. Kim-Bum & Moon Geun-Young (Goddess Of Fire)

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Goddess Of Fire is a 2013 historical K-drama starring Kim-Bum and Moon Geun-Young. The drama revolves around a talented artist who falls in love with a prince during the Joseon Dynasty.

Kim-Bum plays one of the lead roles and is in a love triangle with Moon Geun-young's character. In 2013, Fans speculated that Kim-Bum and Geun-Young were dating after they were seen vacationing in Europe.

2. Jin Sung & Lee Bo-Young (Save The Last Dance For Me)

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Actors Jin-Sung and Lee Bo-Young played the characters Kang Hyun-Woo and Yoon Soo-Jin in the 2004 drama Save The Last Dance For Me.

In the drama, Bo-Young's character Soo-jin is a soon-to-be fiance of Hyun Woo but gets her love stolen by the main female character. Jin-Sung and Lee Bo-Young's characters may not have ended up together in the drama but in real life they did.

Ji-Sung and Bo-Young announced their relationship in 2007 and later their engagement in 2013. The couple got married on September 27, 2013, and had their first child in 2015. To this day, they are still married and had their second child in 2019.

3. Park Si-Eun & Jin Tae-Hyun (Hold My Hand)

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Actors Park Si-Eun and Jin Tae-Hyun met originally on the set of Pure Pumpkin Flower in 2010 as co-stars. Three years later, they were seen again working together for a romance drama titled, Hold My Hand. The couple started dating and then got married in 2015.

In 2019, the couple adopted a college-age daughter. On their honeymoon in 2015, the couple visited an orphanage and took another young girl of high school. After some consideration, the couple decided to act as her official parents instead of aunt and uncle.

4. Ahn Jae-Hyun & Goo Hye-Sun (Blood)

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There are a few K-Dramas about vampires and Blood is one of the most famous K-drama of that genre. The drama was released in 2015 starring Ahn Jae-Hyun and Goo Hye-Sun. The drama centered around a talented doctor who keeps his vampire identity a secret but soon falls in love with another doctor.

Actor Ahn Jae-Hyun plays the role of Park Ji-Sang, while his co-star Ku Hye-Sun plays his love interest, Lee Jae-Wook. The on-screen couples were revealed to have been dating for a year after the show's premiere.

In 2016, the actors tied a knot in a private ceremony. Only a year later in 2019, it was announced that the two would be getting a divorce, that the split was a surprise on Hye-Sun's part.

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5. Lee Min Ho & Park Min-Young (City Hunter)

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Lee Min Ho and Park Min-Young are some of the most renowned and most famous actors in the world of K-drama. Min-Ho is well known for his roles in dramas like The Heirs, Boys Over Flowers, and The King: Eternal Monarch. Min-Young is famous for her role in dramas like What's Wrong With Secretary Kim and Her Private Life.

Min-Young and Min-Ho met on the sets of City Hunter, the 2011 action/romance drama. While working together feelings started to blossom and they decided to see if this could be turned into something. But due to conflicting issues, they called it off.

6. Ki Tae-Young & Eugene (Creating Destiny)

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Creating Destiny starring Eugene and Ki Tae-Young is one of the best K-dramas of the early 2000s. The drama is centered around the romantic story of Han Sang-Eun and Kim Yeo-Joo. It was highly praised for its storyline and comedic scenes.

In real life, both actors developed a strong bond on the sets. They tied a knot in 2011 and were blessed with two daughters later. The couple is quite famous for the love they have for each other. This lovey-dovey couple is the epitome of romance and isn't afraid to show it off in front of everyone.

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7. Lee Hye Ri and Ryu Jun-Yeol (Reply 1988)

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Reply 1988 is considered as one of the best romance K-dramas and is also known for having the best second-lead. They played the role of Sung Duk-Seon and Kim Jung-Hwan.

The couple got lucky in real life as in the drama they didn't end up together. Jung-Hwan was in love with Duk-Seon but was the second lead. Even though In the drama, Duk-Seon kept chasing the main lead, she got close to her co-star Jeon-Yeol.

The couple confirmed their relationship in 2017. In 2021, rumors circulated that the couple broke up but were seen on a secret date shortly afterward.

8. Nam Joo-Hyuk & Lee Sung-Kyung (Weightlifting Fairy Kim Bok-Joo)

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This couple is one of the most talked-about couples. The cute and lovable couple is from the teen drama Weightlifting Fairy Kim Bok-Joo. They dated in real life. This 2016 K-drama is known for its iconic comedic scenes.

Not just this, fans adored them seeing together. Joo-Hyuk and Sung-Kyung originally met years before dating from their days in the modeling business.

They met again on the sets of Weightlifting Fairy Kim Bok Joo. While working together, their feelings grew and became something real off-screen. News initially spread in 2017, that the couple broke up.

9. Song Joong-Ki & Song Hye-Kyo (Descendants Of The Sun)

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Song Joong-Ki has become one of the most famous actors after starring in the K-drama Vincenzo. The actor created a real buzz after he was rumored to date his Descendants Of The Sun Co-Star and love interest, Song Hye-Kyo in 2016.

Many couples shipped the couple and were even titled as the "SongSong Couple".  Rumors circulated about their relationship until the actors surprised fans with a wedding announcement and then tied a knot in 2017.

Sadly in 2019, news broke off that the couple is getting a divorce reasoning that they simply grew apart and had changing personalities. Both of them stay busy with their own busy schedules.

10. Hyun-Bin & Son Ye-Jin (Crash Landing On You)

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Fans were on the ninth cloud when they heard that all lovey-dovey couple of Crash Landing On You are a real-life couple. Both of their respective agencies confirmed in 2021 that the couple is officially dating.

K-drama fans were overjoyed that both of them has real and positive feelings for each other. Once the drama ended both of them decided to get into a real relationship and even bonded over the course.

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