K-drama fans woke up to bad news. This after news of Song Joong-ki and Song Hye-kyo filing for divorce broke this morning. The Korea Herald reports that the two filed the divorce through Seoul Family Court on Wednesday.
Joong-ki first released a statement in which he apologizes to his fans. See related article.
Hye-kyo responds through her agency, Artists Agency (UAA).
“Hello, this is Song Hye-kyo’s agency UAA. Firstly, we apologize to greet everyone with bad news. Our actress, Song Hye-kyo, is currently divorcing her husband after careful consideration between them. The reason was because of their differences in personality. They could not overcome their differences and led to this decision,” the agency said.
The statement continues with asking everyone for “understanding as we cannot confirm more details because it is both of the actors’ private lives. ”
The agency also urges everyone to refrain from leaving speculative comments on the issue. The agency apologizes for the worry it has caused the fans.
Song Joong-ki and Song Jye-kyo got married on Oct. 13, 2017. The first worked together in the drama “Descendants of the Sun.”