Here’s Why Kim Jae Wook Makes Fangirls Want To Share Their Private Lives With Him

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Utterly golden, Kim Jae Wook gifts Her Private Life fans with love in the most sweetest way.

If you have been tuning in to Kim Jae Wook and Park Min Young’s love pairing on their tvN series, the romance arc has started to escalate between them. In the last two weeks, the lead love couple and their drama topped the most talked about stories online, based on the tally from Good Data Corporation.

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Equally amazing as the female lead of the story, Park Min Young breathes life to Sung Deok Mi. A museum curator by profession, and a passionate idol fangirl by choice. To keep her job going, she hides her other life as a homepage master and aficionado of idol group member Cha Si An.

Her fangirl life reaches a nirvanic stage when the museum collaborates with the idol to exhibit his art collection. However, a fake relationship she initiated with Ryan Gold to thwart the dating news with her favorite idol that went viral, also hits a no-return moment.

Deok Mi, the fangirl wakes up one day falling in “real love” with Ryan Gold. Hitting the jackpot, the feeling is mutual for the curator and the museum director.

READ: The Fangirl Realities From “Her Private Life” That We Wish To Tell Our Non-K-Fan Friends & Family About

The man of every fangirl’s dream

If Kim Jae Wook has not been in your “oppa radar”, well too bad, because even then the actor has shown a lot of promise, but opted to navigate the range of his artistry by starring in projects with unconventional themes. Making sure to leave a resonating imprint on the roles he received, if you have seen him for the first time, you will have an automatic “that actor is great” reaction.

Portraying his first male lead in a genre considered to be not his turf was a surprise. But, Kim Jae Wook is up for another challenge to bring out his lighter facade as a love struck artist on hiatus. After gathering crucial sweet evidences, here’s an exhibit tailor-made for one of the most memorable male leads this year.


Exhibit A: The work of art since 1987.

…and who can refute that? Going once or twice seems futile, consider him sold for his adoring fans!

Exhibit B: The golden boy who makes drama set his runway.

Brimming with charisma, Kim Jae Wook as artist Ryan Gold has garbed clothing in adept fashion. He is fab in minimalist attire, and makes you swoon when he dresses up.

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Exhibit C: The man who doesn’t need any angle to look handsome.

From side angles to front views, Her Private Life fans have been blessed with Kim’s amazing features. Moreover, he makes doing casual things visually appealing too.

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Exhibit D: Heart-Fluttering Moments & Kisses a la Ryan Gold

The steamy workshop kiss

No scenic background, no fireworks, no problem. Kim Jae Wook and Park Min Young only needed a quiet under construction workshop to nail one of the best drama kissing scenes for 2019.

The man who wants to become his girlfriend’s fanboy

Every girl needs a Ryan Gold and it will be a better place. There will be no divorce nor grounds for jealousy because he is all willing to become his woman’s ultimate supporter.

Boyfriend vs fangirl’s favorite idol

From emotional love declaration to little things he does, viewers saw the mighty Ryan Gold cutely crumble on Deok Mi’s special museum housing her fangirl love moments with her favorite idol.

Seoul bus night tour date

Five words for all of us fangirls. IT’S OKAY TO FEEL JEALOUS. *wink

Necklace Kiss

The necklace, the kiss and Kim Jae Wook make this sweet moment worth replaying.

There you go fellow fangirls, may #RyanGoldIsMyLife good vibe relieves your current woes.

Fans can watch Her Private Life on VIU.


abbyinhallyuland reads and sleeps a lot when she is not traveling. Her calendar reminders are mostly K-Drama broadcast schedules and birthdays of her favorite Korean actors. Promoting K-Drama watching as stress therapy is her life advocacy. She is fond of Spencer Reid, Gregory House, Kenshin Himura, Starwars saga, Haruki Murakami and Hunter x Hunter.

Recommended Korean Dramas: Reply 1988, Nine, Misaeng, Gaksital, Discovery of Love, Because This is My First Life, Descendants of the Sun, My Love from the Star, Healer, Punch, You’re Beautiful, Coffee Prince, Princess Hours, The Greatest Love, Sungkyunkwan Scandal, City Hunter, and The Smile Has Left Your Eyes.

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