One the biggest and most beloved Korean actors of all time is officially a married man!
Earlier today, So Ji Sub’s agency 51K announced that the actor has registered his marriage to Jo Eun Jung, the news was met with positive reactions from fans all over the world, many sent congratulations messages to the couple.
However, considering the current situation with COVID-19 pandemic, some netizens thought it was weird that they’re choosing such a time to get married. The couple had also decided not to hold a wedding ceremony and instead donated 50 million won to charity. Some netizens began to speak of rumors of a possible shotgun wedding.
However, that’s not the case. So Ji Sub’s agency denied the rumors in an official statement, they stated that So Ji Sub is on ‘the older side’ and after meeting his wife with good feelings, they naturally decided to get married.
“The marriage is not a shotgun wedding.”
Considering the ongoing situation, 51K also confirmed that So Ji Sub has no plans for a honeymoon.
Following the happy news, 51K also shared a personal letter from So Ji Sub to his fans, the letter was posted in Korean and English. In his letter, he expressed his worry that it might not be the best time to announce such news but he also assured fans that this was ‘the most important decision’ of his life and he had made it after careful consideration.
You can read the letter below:
Congratulations to the happy couple!