Lee Min-ho and Kim Go-eun’s Chemistry On and Off Screen, Are They Dating?

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Let’s Check Out the Chemistry between Lee Min-ho and Kim Go-eun!

Dramas and movies don’t only require a good story-line, but they also need to be played by great actors who can feel the roles that they get and have chemistry with each other. Some do not only have chemistry on screen but behind the scenes and after the project as well with some ending up dating or married, such as Song Joong Ki and Song Hye-kyo.

Just like them, actor Lee Min-ho has had many successful drama and movie projects, and this is because of the chemistry that he built with his co-stars, one of them being Kim Go-eun. However, are they dating in real life? And, how is their chemistry off and on-screen? In this article, Channel-Korea will provide everything about Lee Min-ho and Kim Go-eun’s chemistry. Check it out!

Lee Min-ho and Kim Go-eun’s Chemistry


Lee Min-ho and Kim Go-eun are South Korean actors who have many experiences in acting. The difference is, Lee Min-ho started his acting career in a drama in 2003 and has frequently worked with various actresses. Meanwhile, Kim Go-eun just started acting in her first drama in 2016.

Although Lee Min-ho started his career first, the two of them finally met and had the opportunity to star in a drama project together in 2020. The project managed to impress audiences, and people liked their acting, especially their chemistry.

Starring Together in The King: Eternal Monarch

The drama aired from April 17th to June 12, 2020, and it is Lee Min-ho’s first drama after completing his mandatory military service. It tells the story of a Korean king who became king when he was a child due to his father being killed by his uncle. Later, he wants to close the door to a parallel world that connects to the human world. The king enters into the human world and meets a pretty detective agent and they fall in love with each other.

In the drama, Lee Min-ho plays the role of the modern king of the Korean Empire named Lee Gon. Kim Go-eun plays two roles as a lieutenant in the National Police Agency of the Republic of Korea named Jung Tae-eul and Luna in the parallel world.

This drama is quite a success because of the two main characters, Lee Min-ho and Kim Go-eun. You can watch the drama teaser below!

Lee Min-ho and Kim Go-eun’s Chemistry in the Drama

In The King: Eternal Monarch, there is a lot of romance and cute scenes that show that Lee Min-ho and Kim Go-eun’s chemistry is very compatible and great.

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For example, the photo below is the scene where Lee Gon and Tae-eul went on a date and received a doll as a gift. Then, Tae-eul (Kim Go-eun) took Lee Gon’s hand and put it on her shoulder.


Another scene is when Lee Gon (Lee Min-ho) ties Tae-eul’s hair before he brings her to his world.


The King: Eternal Monarch Behind the Scenes

Their chemistry is very close when seen behind the scenes. Every time they finish doing a scene, they always have fun. This can be seen in the photos below!


Once, when they were rehearsing, Lee Min-ho suddenly got rid of the leaves on Kim Go-eun’s sleeve.


If you still want to see more of their closeness, take a look at this behind-the-scenes video below!

Funny Moments at the Press Conference

During the press conference, there were funny moments. Among them is when Lee Min-ho was asked about Go-eun, and he answered that her charm is in her gaze. Then, Go-eun blushed and laughed.

Kim Go-eun answered the same question about Lee Min-ho, and after she answered, Lee Min-ho said that he wants Go-eun to stop calling him sunbae (senior), and he wants her to call him oppa. Go-eun hesitated because she was still embarrassed.

Lee Min-ho said, “I will let her do this the next time.”

Their Closeness after the Project

It turns out that their chemistry and closeness are still tight after their project completion. So, look at their closeness after the project!

Lee Min-ho Uploaded an Instagram Post with Kim Go-eun

Netizens were amazed when they saw Lee Min-ho’s post on his Instagram @actorleeminho when he posted a photo of himself with Kim Go-eun. Netizens were surprised because he has never uploaded a photo of a woman other than his mother. This is the photo that he posted!


Is It True That Lee Min-ho and Kim Go-eun Are Dating?

Their closeness became suspicious to fans. Many rumors say that they are dating, and it is mostly because of Kim Go-eun’s Instagram story post @ggonekim when she uploaded Lee Min-ho’s photo when he became a winner at SBS Drama Awards.


The suspicion doesn’t end here. After posting the photo, Go-eun then deleted it before 24 hours had passed. Fans expressed suspicion about their relationship.

Some fans said:

“Waiting for Lee Min-ho and Kim Go-eun dating news”

“If Dispatch will release a news about their relationship, it will be end for me”

Are they really dating? What do you think? Don’t forget to write it in the comment section! So, this is all the information about Lee Min-ho and Kim Go-eun’s chemistry. See you in another article!