Not everyone was shocked when news that Park Shin Hye and Choi Tae Joon were in a relationship.. some fans has suspected it all along. There were signs that the couple’s so-called “friendship” wasn’t as platonic as they had previously claimed!
Reason 1: Their Amazing Chemistry During A Drama Cameo Together.
Park Shin Hye and Choi Tae Joon appeared together in The King of Dramas, back in 2012.
Their comedic cameo had them portraying actors filming for a mock-scene, inside the drama. They play two lovers who are involved in a tragic car accident.
As they finish filming the mock-scene, the ‘director’ shouts, “Cut!” and Park Shin Hye begins arguing with and Choi Tae Joon for drooling in her mouth.
During the mock-scene filming, the “boyfriend” has drops of spit fall onto his “girlfriend” as they are about to kiss.
This scene with Park Shin Hye and Choi Tae Joon was the first time most fans saw Park Shin Hye and Choi Tae Joon together. It was short, but just long enough for viewers to get an undeniable glimpse at the adorable couple’s chemistry together.
Reason 2: They Went On Vacation Together.. Overseas.
Fans caught Park Shin Hye and Choi Tae Joon vacationing together overseas, back in April 2017.
Not only were there photos, but they were also spotted in videos shopping together in a clothing store. Buying couples outfits, perhaps?
Reason 3: Their Secret National Park + Aquarium “Date”
Park Shin Hye and Choi Tae Joon were spotted together.. but were with friends too, back in May 2017.
Shortly after their overseas vacation, the couple were allegedly spotted at an aquarium. A month later, they were spotted again at a national park, with friends. Park Shin Hye’s agency, Salt Entertainment, was quick to deny any dating rumors.
Salt Entertainment claimed that Park Shin Hye and Choi Tae Joon had “a close senior-junior relationship”, since the actors both studied at Chung Ang University. Even so, fans were not convinced.
Reason 4: Park Shin Hye’s Past Answer To A Question About Dating
When the topic of dating rumors came up in an interview, Park Shin Hye revealed that she’d announce her relationship.. when she gets married!
“I don’t think I need to date publicly. I think it’s necessary to distinguish between the private and the professional. I’ll announce [my relationship] when I get married.” — Park Shin Hye