Learn More About Actor Jo In-sung and Actress Gong Hyo-jin
Jo In-sung and Gong Hyo-jin are popular actor and actress from South Korea. They both are top stars who have played in numerous hit dramas and movies. Jo In-sung’s name has been popular since he starred as the main character in various popular dramas, such as What Happened in Bali, That Winter, the Wind Blows and A Frozen Flower. And Gong Hyo-jin is well known for her successful acting as the queen of romantic comedies. There are some of her works that have become quite successful, such as Master’s Sun, The Producer and Don’t Dare to Dream.
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They are both famous for starring in the South Korean TV Series It’s Okay, That’s Love. The drama which starred these veteran actors received impressive reviews for their incredible and fabulous acting ability and on-screen chemistry. Both of their’s acting skills cannot be doubted, which has been proven by the several awards they won and they became the hottest and most intimate couple on television.
In this article, Channel-Korea will provide you with a run-through of everything there is to know about Jo In-sung and Gong Hyo-jin’s Hot Moments in It’s Okay, That’s Love. So, stay tuned!
Jo In-sung and Gong Hyo-jin’s Hot Moments in It’s Okay, That’s Love
It’s Okay, That’s Love is a well-known television series from South Korean. The drama starring veteran actors and actresses tells about the world of psychology and mental illness. The series features some great actors playing the leading and supporting roles, such as Jo In-sung, Gong Hyo-jin, Sung Dong-il, Lee Kwang-soo, and Do Kyung-soo. It aired on one of the Korean TV Stations, namely SBS, from July 23rd to September 11th, 2014.
Jo In-sung plays the role of Jang Jae-yeol, who is a well-known author of bestselling mystery novels and a radio DJ. He has a playful personality but sometimes is a little bit arrogant. When he was a kid, he was assaulted by his own father. And one day, his mother accidentally killed his father but he falsely testified so that his brother became the suspect of the murder. That guilt led him to suffer from obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD).
Ji Hae-soo, played by Gong Hyo-jin, is a psychiatrist. She is really ambitious when it comes to her career but is very kindhearted and loving towards her patients. However, in her personal life, Hae-soo has a negative attitude and is in denial of love and relationships.
Once Jae-yeol and Hae-soo meet, there are many contradictions among them that are caused by their strong personalities and refusal to surrender to each other. They constantly bicker with each other, however, their quarrels slowly turn into love and they begin to learn how to love each other.
When they are officially in a relationship they become more intimate with each other. Despite always fighting and bickering they soon make up with kisses.
Hae-soo has a fear of intimacy which makes it difficult for her to have any physical contact or skinship, such as kissing a man. Jae-yeol tries to overcome her trauma by persuading her to have intimate contact.
Both of them have their own personal wounds, but they try to heal through their relationship. But their relationship does not go smoothly because Jae-yeol’s mental health problems are more serious than they previously thought.
The two main characters from the drama it’s Okay, That’s Love really have exceptional acting skills, which can be seen from some of the drama behind the scene videos. They did not act awkwardly even though they did some kiss scenes. Some fans even said that their kisses looked quite real.
Before the drama was set to air in 2014, the cast of the SBS Korean drama It’s Okay, That’s Love held a press conference to promote the drama at the Selene Convention Hall at the prestigious Imperial Palace Hotel in Gangnam. The hotel is particularly known to be a famous filming site for many Korean shows.
What’s Their Relationship Now?
Dispatch spotted actor Jo In-sung hang out with his It’s Okay, That’s Love co-star Gong Hyo-jin. This has triggered rumors about the two of them dating. Besides, at the same time, In-sung had also broken up with his publicly recognized girlfriend Kim Min-hee after they had been together for a year and a half. Both sides of the agency have confirmed that they are no longer in a relationship. The two drifted apart due to their individual activities, schedules, and busy daily lives.
Media outlet Dispatch also released some photos of Jo In-sung, Gong Hyo-jin, Kim Ki-bang, and more when they were spending their quality time together at a café in Itaewon, Yongsan-gu, Seoul. After the news was widespread, the representatives of both actors have come out to explain that the two stars are not dating.
In-sung’s agency, IOK Company, directly clarified that the news is not true, the actor, co-star and other staff members of the drama It’s Okay, That’s Love were really close to each other and they were all often hanging out together. And Soop Entertainment, Hyo-jin’s management agency, also denied the dating rumor by saying that the two have become closer as friends while filming the drama.
According to the netizens, the two stars of the drama It’s Okay, That’s Love have broken up with their respective partners in real life while they were acting as lovers in the drama. It naturally led the viewers to wonder if their drama relationship had carried over into real life.
There are many fans who wish that they are really dating because they look good and match each other well. However, the fans seemed to be disappointed because both of them had confirmed that there is no romantic relationship between them and they are just friends.
Jo In-sung and Gong Hyo-jin later met again with each other, 3 years after the drama has ended. They met again at the Blue Dragon Film Awards 2017.
It has been a while since the last time fans heard about actor Jo In-sung’s activities. 2017 was the last time he appeared on the screen as he took a role in the crime thriller movie The King alongside other great actors and actress, such as Jung Woo-sung, Ryu Jun-yeol, and Kim Ah-joong.
In 2018, Jo In-sung starred in The Great Battle, the historical action movie. The movie is about The Siege of Ansi, an 88-day battle between Goguryeo and the Tang dynasty. He acted as the head general of the Goryeo army.
Fans of Gong Hyo-jin, on the other hand, can always know her recent activities through her personal Instagram. Hyo-jin routinely updates her Instagram account to share her daily activities with her fans. There are many photos on her Instagram capturing every moment of her life. Such as photos of her filming sites, traveling around the world, healing time with her friends, and her lovely dog.
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