Shin Min Ah and Kim Woo Bin Stealed the recent Netflix press conference Our Blues which made netizens AWE.
ON 7th April, Our Blues held an online press conference. It was attended by Lee Byung Hun, Shin Min Ah, Cha Seung Won, Lee Jung Eun, Han Ji Min, Um Jung Hwa, and Kim Woo Bin. Star writer Noh Hee Kyung and Director Kim Kyu Tae were also there.
Real-life couple Shin Min Ah and Kim Woo Bin particularly commanded attention from fans as the press conference offered fans a rare glimpse of the seven-year couple together.
The couple was seated at opposite ends during the press conference.
In drama, Shin Min Ah’s character is paired with Lee Byung Hun’s character, while Kim Woo Bin’s character is reported to be paired with Han Ji Min’s character.
Netizens were in awe at seeing Shin Min Ah and Kim Woo Bin. They commented:
- “Wow the lineup is insane”
- “Oh my, Shin Min Ah and Kim Woo Bin are both in the drama!”
- “Wow Cha Seung Won”
- “It is a bit awkward since Kim Woo Bin and Shin Min Ah are seated so far from each other”
- “Line up is insane, look at how talk Kim Woo Bin and Cha Seung Won are”
Our Blues will premiere on April 9 till that watch the trailer below!!
“Our Blues ” follows a group of people on Jeju island.
Lee Dong-Seok played by Lee Byung-Hun) was born in a small village on Jeju Island. He now sells stuff from his truck on the island. He is not a sophisticated man. Lee Dong-Seok then gets involved with Min Sun-A played by Shin Min-ah, who has just moved to Jeju. She has her own story which nobody knows.
Choi Han-Soo played by Cha Seung-Won was born and raised on Jeju Island, but he moved away to the mainland. He has now returned to his hometown. He is a perfect city man. He meets his first love Jung Eun-Hee played by Lee Jung-Eun. She runs a fishing store on the island. She is friends with Go Mi-ran (Uhm Jung-Hwa). Go Mi-ran has returned to her hometown in Jeju because she got tired of the tough city life.
Lee Young-Ok played by Han Ji-Min, who moved to Jeju Island, has been a haenyeo (female diver) for the past 1 year. She is a bright person, but many rumors follow her around. She meets Park Jung-Joon played by Kim Woo-Bin, who is a ship captain. He is a man with a warm heart and he is looking for a woman who will not leave Jeju. He falls in love with Lee Young-Ok.
Kim Woo-bin and Shin Min-ah’s love story
Shin Min-ah and Kim Woo-bin have been together for over seven years. Kim Woo-bin and Shin Min-started dating in 2015. It was the year when they shot for their first ad campaign together.
In 2015 dispatch revealed that they started showing ‘interest’ in February, and officially began to meet in May. On the same day, the news broke, Shin Min-ah and Kim Woo-bin’s agencies confirmed that they were indeed in a relationship.
In 2015, as both the stars were busy with separate shows Shin Min-ah in Oh My Venus and Kim woo-bin in Uncontrollably Fond, they reassured their fans that they are still going strong. Shin Min-ah also sent a food truck to the sets of Uncontrollably Fond, which confused the staff members at first because they reportedly thought that Kim Woo-bin had asked for one.
In 2017 Kim Woo-bin was diagnosed with nasopharyngeal cancer and Shin Min-ah supported Kim Woo-bin during his battle with cancer and was seen with him on his hospital trips for radiation therapy. An industry insider told Cosmopolitan, “Many inside the hospital have said that they can’t help but send the couple their encouragement and support because the two are always seen smiling even in the midst of a very difficult situation.”
In 2019, Kim Woo-bin sent a coffee truck to the sets of Shin Min-ah’s political drama Chief Of Staff. The truck’s banner was written by Woo-bin himself and read, “I support all the cast and crew of Chief Of Staff, especially Shin Min Ah.”
In 2020 Kim Woo-bin signed with Shin Min-ah’s agency. Later that year, Shin Min-ah briefly mentioned her relationship with Kim Woo-bin in a press interaction, “Since we have the same career and we support each other, we say ‘Hwaiting!’ to each other. I also hope Kim Woo-bin does well since he’s making his return. We’re cheering each other on.” The couple often goes on trips though they don’t post photos of each other.