Following breaking news regarding a romantic relationship between BoA and actor Joo Won, SM Entertainment released an official response.
Soon after news outlets reported on news of the couple’s relationship, Joo Won’s agency Huayi Brothers quickly issued a response confirming that the two are in fact dating. The short announcement read:
“Joo Won is in a relationship with BoA. We did not check in-depth with Joo Won since it is a personal matter, but we will confirm it.”
Not long after, BoA’s agency SM Entertainment released an official response themselves, providing a little more insight on the couple:
“They have a lot of common interest in music and acting so began growing fond of each other.”
The two reportedly met through mutual friends and developed a close relationship through common hobbies, such as climbing and golfing.