On August 27, rather unexpected news about Sung Yuri and Lee Sang Woo and their alleged romantic relationship broke out. However, both parties involved quickly jumped to deny such rumors.

A representative from Sung Yuri’s agency announced, “They have become acquainted from starring in ‘Feast of the Gods‘ together, but they have never met or talked to each other since the show ended. The alleged dating rumor is only a rumor. It is not true.” Lee Sang Woo’s agency also commented, “This is rather baffling. We have no idea how, why, or where such news started. We are concerned that this news might have negative effects on Sung Yuri and her career.”

Previously in the morning of August 27, a news media outlet reported that Sung Yuri and Lee Sang Woo started dating in June after becoming friends filming “Feast of the Gods” together. This outlet claimed that the news has been verified through various sources.

Meanwhile, Lee Sang Woo first debuted in 2005 with “Eighteen, Twenty Nine” and made his name through several TV shows including, “Life is Beautiful,” and “A Thousand Days’ Promise.” Sung Yuri first made her debut as a member of 1990s sensational female idol group Fin.K.L and has successfully launched her acting career in 2000s. She has been in “Thousand Years of Love,” “Hong Gil Dong,” “Runaway Cop,” and many other TV dramas and movies.