K-Pop Couple Fantasy: Park JiBin & Kim YooJung
Ever since Park JiBin and Kim YooJung had acted together back in 2012 MBC “May Queen”, many people could not help but notice the sweet chemistry they have between them. Park JiBin had revealed that they were originally close but got closer even more during the shooting of the drama. Although it has been a while after the drama had ended, they still keep in contact!
One of the reasons why the two of them are close is most probably because of their similarity in occupation and age. They began acting as a child actor and actress pretty young. With that, they have each other especially when they encounter problems in their work.
Park JiBin has completed his military service in 2017 and is now 24 years old (Korean age). Kim YooJung has just turned 20 (Korean age) this year.
Back in 2012, Park JiBin mentioned that he and Kim YooJung had attended Shinhwa‘s concert together on MBC “Radio Star”. The MCs teased him by asking why did they go to the concert with just only two of them. He was flustered and immediately answered that he did not attend the concert alone but went together with each other’s managers.
However he raised viewers’ suspicion even more when he chose Kim YooJung during the “Ideal Type World Cup” game. He picked her over Park SeYoung as well as IU.
As noted by viewers in the drama which both acted in, there were also scenes which caused viewers to ship the pair.
Not only that, eagle eyes netizens had also dug up a past photo of the two of them eating out!
After that drama had ended, fans could not stop talking about the two of them.
In 2015, Park JiBin served his military service and was discharged in early 2017. When it was announced that Park JiBin was leaving for the military, many media outlet brought back up the incident of him choosing Kim YooJung during “Ideal Type World Cup”. It seems like even the media could not forget about the two of them.
Right now, it was revealed that Kim YooJung had undergone a thyroid surgery and is currently taking care of her health. She also donated 2.1 million won to ALS Care Hospital after being nominated for the Ice Bucket Challenge on June 7th 2018.
With that, she nominated Park JiBin as the next candidate for the Ice Bucket Challenge on her Instagram.
안녕하세요. 배우 김보라 언니의 지목으로 정말 감사하게도 아이스버킷 챌린지에 참여하게 되었는데요. 승일희망재단에서 국내 최초 루게릭 요양병원 건립을 위해 많은 노력을 하고 있다고 들었습니다. 완공이 되는 날까지 많은 관심 가져주시고 모두 함께 응원해주세요. 또 루게릭 요양병원 건립 후에도 지속적으로 많은 관심을 가져주셨으면 하는 바람입니다. 저 역시도 함께 응원하겠습니다. 저는 얼음물 샤워 대신 기부로 마음을 함께 하겠습니다. 제 마음을 같이 이어가주실 분은 배우 태항호님, 배우 정혜성님, 배우 박지빈님 입니다. @junghyesung91 @impactorpjb
Although it is unsure if Park JiBin would accept the challenge, fans are hoping that he would! With Kim YooJung nominating Park JiBin as the next candidate for the Ice Bucket Challenge, it seems that the two of them are really close with each other.
Although it is just a hopeful fantasy, fans are loving the close friendship they have with each other! We wish Kim YooJung a speedy recovery and her return to the small screen!
What is Park JiBin up to?
Park JiBin recently appeared on F.T. Island‘s new variety show, “Find F.T. Island”, together with Kim SaeRon and Lee JunYoung.
What is Kim YooJung up to?
Kim YooJung is reported to be recovering from her thyroid surgery and will be returning with a new drama “Clean With Passion for Now” from JTBC.
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