There are a handful of Korean couples who made big announcements in 2023. Several actresses and actors revealed that they are expecting a child, surprising netizens with the unexpected news.
Check them out below!
1. Hwang Bora
First up, actress Hwang Bo Ra is the most recent star to announce that she is pregnant. On November 19, News1 reported that she was pregnant with her first child and is currently in her second trimester.
The 40-year old Crash Course in Romance actress has been married to entertainment company CEO Ha Jung Woo since November 2022.
She posted her sonogram photos on Instagram alongside a touching message to her baby.
This is the first time I’ve felt this kind of love which makes me want to give everything that I have and that it is worth giving my everything. My little angel, Oh Deok who taught me what it is like to love someone like they are my own body before I knew I was going to become a mother. Thank you for coming to me.
— Hwang Bo Ra
2. Uhm Hyun Kyung and Cha Seo Won
Fellow actors Uhm Hyun Kyung (37-years old) and Cha Seo Won (32-years old) are another celebrity pairing who welcomed a baby into their lives. Their first child was born just last month in October 2023.
The two met in MBC‘s The Second Husband (2021) and plan on getting married after Cha Seo Won completes his mandatory military service in May 2024.
3. Lee Min Jung and Lee Byung Hun
Finally, top celebrity couple Lee Min Jung and Lee Byung Hun announced in August that they’re expecting a child together.
Lee Min Jung’s label, MS Team, confirmed reports that she is pregnant with their second child and that they are both happy with the news.
It is correct that Lee Min Jung is pregnant with her second child. Lee Byung Hun and Lee Min Jung are both very happy as they have wanted another child.
— MS Team
The couple welcomed their first child, Lee Joon Hoo, on March 31, 2015. They have been married since 2013.
Congratulations to the happy couples!