Chemistry between actors and actresses on the set is very important for any Korean drama, whether it be a romantic comedy or an action drama. Chemistry between the cast can make or break a drama.
There have been many instances throughout the years where fans were so into an on-screen couple that they wanted them to date in real life. Some going so far as to request they’d date in real life and getting upset when they find out that they’re dating different people.
So today on jazminemedia.com we’re talking about 11 on-screen couples fans wished would date in real life.
Kim Yoo Jung and Park Bo Gum
The two beloved stars starred together in the hit historical drama “Moonlight Drawn By Clouds,” the drama was a national and international success.
Fans were so pleased with the cast overall chemistry and especially pleased by how much Kim Yoo Jung and Park Bo Gum suited each other in real life. Some still ship them together and wish they’d star in another drama together in the near future.
IU and Lee Joon Gi
Another beloved historical pair that made us laugh and cry, a lot!
Despite their age gap, IU and Lee Joon Gi suited each other so well on-screen; they had great synergy and great teamwork. They also appeared to be very friendly behind the scenes.
The ending of “Scarlet Heart Ryeo” left fans fueling and wanting more. Some even created a petition asking for a second part of the drama set in the present day so that the beloved couple could reunite.
This time, fans want the couple to actually end up together and have their well-deserved happy ending.
IU and Lee Joon Gi are still good friends and they keep on supporting each other in their personal endeavors.
Park Bo Young and Park Hyung Sik
Park-Park couple is known for being one of the most lovey dovey cheesy Kdrama couple that you just can’t get enough of.
The two shared the screen on JTBC’s “Strong Woman Do Bong Soon,” and the rest was history. Their chemistry in the drama was the talk of the town in what became (for a short period) the highest rated drama in JTBC’s history.
They were the ones who kept fueling fans desires, they kept praising each other in various interviews after the drama concluded. Park Hyung Sik also revealed that he was a huge Park Bo Young fan. Park Bo Young even revealed in an interview that her hearted once fluttered for Park Hyung Sik.
Gong Yoo and Kim Go Eun
Our favorite fantasy couple has to be Gong Yoo and Kim Go Eun.
The two shared the screen in tvN’s “Goblin,” one of the most popular Korean dramas in recent years. Another masterpiece by writer Kim Eun Sook which also wrote “Descendant of the Sun” and many other hits.
Despite their apparent age gap, fans couldn’t help but ship them together, they had great chemistry on set, fans couldn’t help but want them to be together.
Following Kim Go Eun’s separation from her then boyfriend Shin Ha Kyung, some crazy fans started rumors that Gong Yoo might have been the reason for the breakup.
Her agency firmly denied the awful rumors and stated that Gong Yoo and Kim Go Eun were nothing more than co-workers, crushing many kdrama fans fantasies.
Park Shin Hye a lot of oppas
Park Shin Hye is one of the very few female Korean actresses who has great chemistry with any male co-star she works with.
She was first shipped with Jang Geun Suk after their gender-bender drama “You’re beautiful” aired back in 2010, the drama skyrocketed all of its leads to fame and many fans still ship them to date.
They’re known for being great friends and for always supporting each other.
She was also shipped with Jung Yong Hwa of CNBLUE, they shared the screen in two dramas, in “You’re beautiful” and fans favorite “Heartstrings.”
Though Jung Yong Hwa lost Park Shin Hye the first time, he won her heart in his second try; their chemistry in “Heartstring” was off the charts.
She was shipped with Lee Jong Suk after their drama “Pinocchio,” which was a national and an international hit.
Fans for long thought that the two were actually dating in real life, they were even captured by Dispatch, they were revealed to have been on an outing as friends not as lovers.
Lee Jong Suk and Suzy
Lee Jong Suk is a Korean actor who can easily establish good chemistry with his co-stars.
In his most recent drama “While You Were Asleep,” he shared the screen with hallyu star Suzy. Fans were very shocked by their great chemistry. Their kiss scenes were done very well.
Lee Jong Suk had also admitted that his heart fluttered for Suzy, Suzy laughed it off but fans continued to ship them until very recently. Suzy is currently dating actor Lee dong Wook.
Kim Ji Won and Park Seo Joon
Our favorite fighting-couple has to be Kim Ji Won and Park Seo Joon, whom we continue to ship together until this very day.
They shared the screen in KBS’s “Fight My Way,” one of the most successful 2017 dramas. The drama was a huge success.
Park Seo Joon has never had such great chemistry with any of his previous co-stars. The two on-screen couple was a great team, both filled with flaws but find strength in each other.
The couple was one of the most beloved couples of 2017. Many fans still ship them to date; some are even waiting for them to confirm they’re dating one day.
Han Hyo Joo and Lee Jong Suk
Han Hyo Joo and Lee Jong Suk are another beloved on-screen couple.
They starred in the hit 2016 drama “W: Two Worlds,” their chemistry was on another level, fans couldn’t get enough of them.
The on-screen couple also did a photoshoot together; they looked so gorgeous and appeared to be a real couple.
Fans of “W: Two Worlds” would like to see the two date in real life.
Sung Hoon and Song Ji Eun
The first OCN romantic drama was a huge hit among international fans; “My Secret Romance” launched its leads Sung Hoon and Song Ji Eun into fame.
The on-screen couple were one of the most talked about couples of 2017, fans couldn’t stop talking about them, no video discussing on-screen couples would be complete without them.
Their chemistry and their goofiness behind the scenes made fans speculate whether the two were dating in real life or not.
Sadly, the two are not dating. Recently, they had been involved in dating rumors, both quickly denied them. Sung Hoon even joked around that. They sank a ship that we thought would actually sail one day.
Nam Ji Hyun and Seo In Guk
Seo In Guk made fangirls hearts flutter by playing the sweet innocent Louie in “Shopping King Louie,” his chemistry with Nam Ji Hyun was well-received.
Many fans wanted the two to end up together in real life; they suited each other so well.
Seo In Guk is currently dating singer Park Bo Ram, the two were confirmed to be dating back in late 2017. Many fans were taken back by the news; this is another ship that sank down.
Ji Chang Wook and Park Min Young
Our favorite justice-fighters-couple is Ji Chang Wook and Park Min Young.
They shared the screen in “Healer,” fans loved the plot, the action and the romance between the couple.
The story also captured fans hearts; Ji Chang Wook’s performance in the drama was well-received. His chemistry with Park Min Young was the centre of the drama.
The couple on-screen chemistry was something no one could deny, many fans still ship them together.
This wraps our list of 11 On-screen Korean Couples We Wish Would Date In Real Life.
Which one of these on-screen couple is your favorite? Is there a couple we missed?
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