Koo Jun Yup and Barbie Hsu are surrounded by countless rumors.
On Weibo, many people are saying that Koo Jun Yup confessed his regrets about marrying Barbie Hsu in a recent interview and wanted to divorce her to return to Korea. Videos edited with malicious intentions are also spreading on the Internet. Netizens are creating indiscriminate speculations with provocative captions, such as “He wants to run away due to severe stress”, “He will file a formal divorce suit”, etc.
Despite rumors, Koo Jun Yup recently shared his daily life moments with Barbie Hsu on his personal SNS account and boasted about his harmonious family. Taiwanese netizens are also angry at fake news that spread in China.
Koo Jun Yup and Barbie Hsu were lovers 20 years ago but they broke up due to various reasons. Barbie Hsu married businessman Wang Xiaofei in 2011 and had two children. However, the couple divorced in November 2021. Upon hearing the news of Barbie Hsu’s divorce, Koo Jun Yup contacted the actress in person and they officially reunited in April last year.
Both Korean and Taiwanese netizens were enthusiastic about the two’s movie-like marriage. In Taiwan, Goo Jun Yup was called “National son-in-law” and treated as a state guest. Thought the couple would only go on a flowery path after getting married, they ended up being surrounded by various rumors. Wang Xiaofei and his mother even expressed dissatisfaction with Barbie Hsu and raised rumors of the actress’s affairs and drug use. Koo Jun Yup and Barbie Hsu eventually had to come forward and explain the rumors themselves but fake news continues to spread in China.