Unexpected stars’ connections in the entertainment industry: Ko So Young & BLACKPINK Rose, Lee Jung Jae & BTS V and more

Some Korean celebrities look like they have nothing in common but are still able to build strong friendships regardless of age.

The friendship between actress Ko So Young and BLACKPINK member Rosé recently drew attention. Rosé revealed through her SNS a gift she received from Ko So Young. According to the photo posted by Rosé, Ko So Young gifted the BLACKPINK member with luxury Italian tableware. The actress also left a message, saying “To lovely Rosé. I sent this to you because I think it would suit you. From So Young unnie”. In response, Rosé expressed her gratitude, saying, “Thank you for the beautiful gift, sunbaenim.”


The two met at the 11th LACMA Art+ Film Gala held at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art (LACMA) in California, the U.S., in November last year. At that time, the two also garnered keen attention by posting each other’s photos on their SNS accounts. Since then, the two have continued a close friendship despite their 25-year age gap, giving off warmth.

Actresses Chun Woo Hee and Kim Hye Soo also surprised many people when revealing that they are close friends. Chun Woo Hee appeared in an entertainment program and said she often meets with Kim Hye Soo and Uhm Jung Hwa.

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In particular, Chun Woo Hee expressed her wish to get along with Kim Hye Soo, whom she has always admired, for a long time. Kim Hye Soo also showed her affection for Chun Woo Hee, who is not only a junior but also a friend, by sending coffee trucks to Chun Woo Hee’s filming set several times.

Actor Lee Jung Jae and BTS member V also boast unexpected connections. Lee Jung Jae uploaded a friendly photo with V on his SNS last year. At that time, Lee Jung Jae was gaining huge global popularity after starring in Netflix’s hit series “Squid Game”, while V was so well-loved as a member of the idol group BTS. Therefore, the two’s picture became a hot topic.

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Actress Jo Bo Ah and broadcaster Ji Sang Ryul are also famous as best friends in the entertainment industry. They met each other for the first time after participating in SBS’s “Law of the Jungle in Sumatra” together and later became close friends after reuniting on JTBC’s “Knowing Bros”. During the filming of “Law of the Jungle”, Jo Bo Ah revealed that she was a fan of Ji Sang Ryul and Ji Sang Ryul also took great care of her.

The surprising friendship between BTS Jin and star chef Lee Yeon Bok is already talked about a lot by fans. When Lee Yeon Bok visited the U.S. for the filming of JTBC’s “Korean Food Tray” hundreds of people gathered to meet him. Accordingly, American students enthusiastically welcomed the appearance of Lee Yeon Bok, known as Jin’s best friend, by constantly shouting BTS.

Source: Daum

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