South Korean actor Kim Young Kwang has recently revealed that he already got an idea about Ma Dong Seok and Ye Jung Hwa’s relationship status before the dating news broke online.
According to reports, the Hallyu star opened up in an interview with Joy News that it was Ma who confessed to him that he is in currently in a relationship with Ye, who is 17 years his junior, during the taping of their new film “Wonderful Life”. Furthermore, Kim added that the health trainer had once visited the set of the film.
"Ma Dong Seok hyung randomly came up to me and just told me. She visited the set and even made an appearance in the movie. So that's when I heard about it, and I kept it a secret," said Kim as quoted by All KPop.
In November, Ma’s talent management agency Daydream Entertainment has confirmed that the two stars have been dating for almost three months already. Meanwhile, on her recent appearance on the TV program “Variety Show Employment Agency”, Ye has spilled some information about her relationship with the “Train to Busan” star whom she calls “baby”.
“I’ve been dating him for about three months. Since we both like working out, we become closer through that. We grew closer after teaching each other as we exercised. Ma Dong Seok has a lovely charm, and he is smart,” said Ye as quoted by Soompi.
She further said: “We didn’t really say ‘Let’s date,’ but instead, we just naturally came to date each other.”
Kim started his entertainment career as a fashion model to famous designers such as Alexander McQueen and Vivienne Westwood. He rose to fame after starring in “Runway Cop”, “Hot Young Bloods”, “Pinocchio”, and “D-Day”.
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