Details About Grandpas Over Flowers Couple Choi Ji-woo and Lee Seo-jin
Grandpas Over Flowers is a South Korean travel-reality show starring four veteran actors in their seventies: Lee Soon-jae, Shin Goo, Park Geun-hyung, and Baek Il-seob alongside Lee Seo-jin, an actor in his forties. The veteran actors went on a backpacking tour to overseas travel destinations. The show airs on tvN.
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Grandpas Over Flowers became a cultural phenomenon, receiving high ratings for a Korean cable program and spawning several spin-offs and remakes. The fourth season of the show aired from March 27th to May 8th, 2015, for seven episodes. It was filmed in Dubai and Greece. During this season, the grumpy, young top actor-turned-travel guide Lee Seo-jin gets a helping hand from first-generation Hallyu goddess Choi Ji-woo.
In this article, Channel-Korea will provide you with information about Grandpas Over Flowers couple Choi Ji-woo and Lee Seo-jin’s funny moments and interactions. Let’s find out more about the couple and their latest news. So, stay tuned and keep scrolling down this article.
Sweet Chemistry Between Them
During the fourth season of Grandpas Over Flowers, Lee Seo-jin and Choi Ji-woo showed romantic chemistry between each other. The episode of the show that aired on May 1st, showed Lee Seo-jin, Choi Ji-woo, and three other senior actors continuing their travel around Greece. At that time, they went to a place with beautiful scenery. Choi Ji-woo said, “This place would be great for a photoshoot.” Then, Lee Seo-jin said, “You can have a photoshoot with me here.”
Choi Ji-woo stared at Lee Seo-jin, and Lee Seo-jin walked a bit closer to her. Then, actor Shin Gu said, “He looks so happy. The atmosphere looks great.”
The chemistry between actors Lee Seo-jin and Choi JI-woo was obvious when the two appeared on the variety show Grandpas Over Flowers. And their appealing chemistry set off dating rumors that persisted almost a year later.
Arguing During Filming
In one episode of Grandpas Over Flowers, Lee Seo-jin was angry and surprised viewers as well as his fellow cast member Choi Ji-woo. In the episode of the show that aired on April 24th, 2015, Lee Seo-jin and Choi Ji-woo were showed enjoying a lunch of lamb ribs and Greek salad, but when it was time for them to pay for their meal, Choi Ji-woo looked nervous and she was looking for Lee Seo-jin.
A few moments later, Lee Seo-jin returned from the bathroom, and Choi Ji-woo sent signals for him to give her the money, and she said, “It didn’t cost as much as I thought.” However, Lee Seo-jin replied coldly, “So pay!” Choi Ji-woo responded, “You pay! I do not have any money.” At that, Lee Seo-jin seemed to have finally lost his temper, and replied to Choi Ji-woo angrily, “What did you do with all the money?”
Choi Ji-woo was shocked and felt betrayed and disappointed by his answer. She then said, “Did we travel separately? We went around together and had coffee together and he got angry at me.” Meanwhile, Lee Seo-jin immediately regretted that he got angry at Choi Ji-woo and said, “Okay, okay,” and finally handed over the money. Choi Ji-woo quickly put aside her feelings of disappointment and grabbed the money, sparking laughter in the audience.
Looking Like A Couple
Choi Ji-woo and Lee Seo-jin were really drawing all the attention. The two stars look like the cutest couple in the variety show Grandpas Over Flowers Season 4. In the March 27th episode of Grandpas Over Flowers, Lee Seo-jin’s actions towards Choi Ji-woo stole the attention of viewers, as the two stars looked like an actual couple. He is usually known for his seemingly cold nature, but the two spent a lot of time together on their own, without the ‘grandpas,’ buying the plane tickets together, grocery shopping together, and even feeding each other.
When Lee Soon-jae was asked how he felt when Lee Seo-jin was not guiding the ‘grandpas’ and was only with Choi Ji-woo, he smiled as he said, “Those two look good together. The picture of the two together looks good.” Shin Goo also said, “It would be nice if the two worked out. It is nice.” Baek Il-sup said, “The two remarkably match well together.”
Lee Seo-jin’s Compliment
During the reality show Grandpas Over Flowers, South Korean senior actor Lee Seo-jin amazed viewers with praise for actress Choi Ji-woo. In one episode that aired on Friday, Lee Seo-jin entered Choi Ji-woo’s room where she was putting on make-up, and he said, “Do you usually put on make-up? I thought you did not.” He then complimented her and said, “I think you do not really need to put any make-up on.”
However, Ji-woo kept on putting her make-up on, and replied, “My face is so pale that wearing no make-up will help develop freckles on my face and they are going to stand out against my skin.”