Hyun Bin and actress Kang So Ra finally confirmed that they're dating. According to Korea Portal, the two celebrities met last October and got into a relationship about 15 days ago.
As reported by Koreaboo, a source close to the couple said, "I know that when Kang Sora was in the process of switching agencies, she kept in contact with Hyun Bin's representatives."
The source further said, "From there, they started to have positive feelings about each other. Since it's only been a short time that they've been a couple, they are being careful."
The official statements came out when the actor's management label VAST and the actress' agency Plum Entertainment released their official statements accepting the couple's romantic relationship. They also asked their fans to support the couple.
Plum Entertainment said, "It has only been about half a month since the two started [dating], so we're very cautious about the reports."
The actor is known for his appearance in the romantic comedy series "Kim Sam Soon" in 2005 and for his role in the SBS series "Secret Garden".
The actor had a romantic relationship with his co-star of "The World That They Live In", Song Hye Kyo. A year after the 2008 series ended they confirmed their dating status. The couple separated and announced their break-up to the in March 2011.
The actor in an interview with The Asia Economy Daily said that he always had a plan to get married, have a family and settle down eventually. He further added that he thought he would do it once he is 30 but realized that he's already passed it. Now, he hopes to settle down before he is 40.
According to Miner8, the actor said, "I feel like more restricted by something as I get older. It's not easy but I don't want to get married late."