Netizens question if “Miss Korea” Shin Seul Ki, who appeared “Single’s Inferno 2”, is dating a fellow participant.
After the conclusion of “Single’s Inferno 2”, the public is starting to question whether “Miss Korea” Shin Seul Ki and her on-screen pick Choi Jong Woo will continue to maintain a relationship. Most noticeably, however, there was various “evidence” that pointed to her dating fellow “Single’s Inferno 2” participant Kim Jin Young, who is nicknamed “Jungkook look-like” instead.
On January 11th, the special episode of “Single’s Inferno 2”, was aired, drawing massive attention. In this episode, the show’s participants gathered to rewatch the most memorable moments during the filming process.
Here, a lot of netizens express excitement to see cute interactions between Shin Seul Ki and Choi Jong Woo, leaving to speculations that the two are in a relationship even after “Single’s Inferno 2” concluded.
Choi Jong Woo’s interesting expression while watching Shin Seul Ki with his “love rival”
In particular, while watching the footage of Shin Seul Ki and Kim Jin Young together at the pool, Choi Jong Woo was happy to see that Shin Seul Ki had no interaction with the “Jungkook look-alike”. While other male cast members expressed jealousy over watching Kim Jin Young be with the most popular girl of the show, Choi Jong Woo sighed in relief and said, “I’m glad they only held hands.” It is known that Choi Jong Woo and Kim Jin Young are “love rivals” in the show.
Shin Seul Ki was worried that Choi Jong Woo would get jealous?
In addition, while watching her scene at the pool with Kim Jin Young, Shin Seul Ki suddenly confessed that her heart “is fluttering”. Then, upon realizing that Choi Jong Woo can hear her words, she said, “Jong Woo, close your eyes.” This reaction caused many fans to suspect that Shin Seul Ki was worried that Choi Jong Woo would get jealous.
Previously, in the last episode of “Single’s Inferno 2”, Shin Seul Ki chose male model Choi Jong Woo to go home with. However, she was suspected of dating Kim Jin Young, according to previous SNS posts.
To most audiences, Choi Jong Woo is the perfect choice, seeing that he never holds back from pursuing Shin Seul Ki. Many people also admire his loyalty and sincere feelings, having never considered other girls in the show.
A slim chance that Shin Seul Ki is dating Kim Jin Young?
In “Single’s Inferno 2”, Kim Jin Young, who is nicknamed “Jungkook look-alike”, is constantly paired with Shin Seul Ki. They had a lot of noticeable interactions, and Shin Seul Ki seemed to have paid attention to him since the very beginning.
However, these were all speculations from the public, and Kim Jin Young recently shared his completely different point of view.
In particular, in the special episode of “Single’s Inferno 2”, the “Jungkook-lookalike” confessed that Shin Seul Ki never gets comfortable next to him, and yet is extremely bright while hanging out with Choi Jong Woo. He also said that he was “thoroughly defeated” by Choi Jong Woo when it came to winning over Shin Seul Ki’s heart.
Previously, netizens discovered a lot of alleged “evidence” that Shin Seul Ki and Kim Jin Young are dating in real life. In particular, they noticed a post of Shin Seul Ki back in November 2022, where a guy that resembled Kim Jin Young appeared. In addition, they noticed that Kim Jin Young often shared posts about “Single’s Inferno 2” with contents related to Shin Seul Ki.
Overall, there’s no telling if Shin Seul Ki and Choi Jong Woo are maintaining their relationship after the ending of “Single’s Inferno 2”. There’s also a possibility that all the reactions and dialogues said on the show and in the special episode are scripted by the production team. On the other hand, “evidence” of Shin Seul Ki and Kim Jin Young still being close are in real life, so there’s still a chance for this couple.