According to various Korean media outlets, both agencies have already confirmed that the two idols are “now meeting with favorable feelings for each other”.
Here is the official statement of Label SJ:
Hello, this is Label SJ.
The two have been close friends in the entertainment industry, and recently met with each other in a friendly way.
Here is the official statement of JYP Entertainment:
I’m JYP Entertainment.
According to the confirmation, the two have been close friends in the entertainment industry and recently met with each other with a favorable impression.
The rumor began in August 2019 but it ended with both sides declaring that the news is “unfounded”. On January 1 New Years Day, the rumor resurfaced again but this time developing into an actual confirmation.
This will be Kim Heechul’s first public relationship since his debut in 2005.
Congratulations to the couple and we wish that everyone supports them!