Here’s what really happened between Running Man, and Kim Jong Kook/Song Ji Hyo
In the early days of the show, relative newcomer Gary seemed almost in awe of beautiful actress Song Ji Hyo. It was in episode 10 that the two. Gary and Song JI Hyo have one of the strongest variety show love of the longest on-going television relationships in Korean entertainment. SBS made the initial decision after Kim Jong Kook and Song Ji Hyo were The relationship with SBS is awkward right now but that's a problem.
The media said they communicated professionally, nothing else more.
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They kept their manager-actor relationship, which is actually a great mature way to handle a breakup with a person in the same business. One representative stated that they will continue supporting Song Ji Hyo on her future endeavour, regardless of what happened between their CEO and their adored employee.
Their shippers went totally crazy over this picture of them snugging up to each other, making more and more fans believe in their rumoured love. This scandalous photo was taken at the after party of the staff members of SBS Entertainment. Some people say that they are just close friends that are comfortable enough to be that close to each other.
However, some people say that their bodies are too close and there must be something going on behind that affectionate hug. Whereas most friends would take a step back and start seeing less of each other, Ji Hyo and Gary still saw each other on a weekly basis as coworkers. Meanwhile, they believed Gary still harbored feelings for her or, at least, a sentimental crush over what might have been. Whatever the fans believed though, things truly did seem different as their onscreen relationship started moving forward after the th episode or so.
So, did that mean that it was just an act before, while later it had become real? Fans continued to debate the issue, and rumors spread that the two were secretly dating.
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Apart from fans though, even other stars were somewhat confused by their relationship. What makes the Monday couple so believable is their natural chemistry. Somewhere along the way, the producers realized that the Monday couple was pure gold and began to purposefully make situations for them to shine. Even with the contrived and scripted situations, however, there seemed to be something real and genuine in the actions of our Monday couple.
People see it in their looks, their behavior, their natural skinship and even in their conversation. All of this aside though, the question still remains today. Is the Monday couple real?
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Has it ever been real? Do Ji Hyo and Gary truly like each other? In an interview once, Ji Hyo said she missed Gary who was elsewhere filming. She recently generated interest when she admitted that sometimes Gary felt like an ex-boyfriend.Song Ji Hyo Reveals True Feelings About Gary’s Marriage
Running Man is on its fourth year and she is undeniably one of the cornerstones of the show. Her primary selling point is her partnership with Kang Gary, a rapper and half of the extremely successful duo, LeeSsang. Some are so devoted, they create videos like the one above. As silly as it may sound because both parties made it clear that the romance is only for the showmany fans felt that Song Ji Hyo had led on Kang Gary.
The Monday Couple broke up on the show but has since reconciled. Netizens are always abuzz whenever Song Ji Hyo and Kang Gary display some form of sweetness on the show. Some even speculate that they might have real feelings for each other or are even dating. In fact, her role in Emergency Man, Woman was the very role of a cute and lovesick woman she swore never to play.
The show had some success but she has yet to get a follow-up project. Could it be that fans are rejecting her partnership with actors because they can only see her with Kang Gary? Could it be that her character in Running Man as the ace and the Monday Girlfriend is so strong that fans are having a hard time seeing her any other way?
He started at the bottom, with no label or management company willing to take him in. To get started, Kang Gary and Gil invested their own money to record their first album and did live concerts to promote themselves because no TV show would pay attention to them. It was a long haul to success, but one that eventually paid off. In other words, Kang Gary was already successful in his field before Running Man, and the show only helped him become more mainstream.
By that time, however, his credibility, skill, and reputation as a rapper and musician had already been solidified. Unconsciously or consciously, Kang Gary was also able to differentiate his career as a musician from his persona as a variety star. It was only recently that he accommodated Song Ji Hyo-related questions in his LeeSsang interviews and even then it was quite brief.