Congratulations are in order for Song Joong-ki who has found love again! After confirming his relationship with the British woman in December 2022, the Reborn Rich star has announced his marriage to Katy Louise Saunders. He also shared the news of Saunders being pregnant with their first child. The Korean superstar was initially guarded about his relationship with the British citizen and revealed that they were dating while promoting the fantasy drama series in Singapore in the same month.
The 37-year-old, who is a heartthrob for numerous K-drama fans, penned a heartfelt letter announcing this happy news on his official fan page.
Song Joong-ki’s letter to fans
The star’s emotional address to his fans on the Ki Aile page reads:
“Today, I am greeting you because I want to share a promise that is more happy and valuable to me than anything. I have promised to continue life together with Katy Louise Saunders, who has been by my side supporting me and who I have spent valuable time with while cherishing each other.
She has a kind heart, and she has lived her life passionately. She is a sensible and amazing person to the point that I revere her. Thanks to her, I am becoming a better person.
We naturally dreamed of creating a happy family together. We have put in much effort to keep each other’s promises, and we are sincerely thankful as a new life has come to us. And today, based on our deep trust and love for each other, we are on our way back from registering our marriage to begin life as a married couple.
As we are now, the two of us will walk our days ahead beautifully while facing the same direction. I sincerely thank all the fans who always cherish me no matter what.”
Song Joong-ki’s agency announces him dating Saunders
The Korean star reportedly introduced his staff members to his girlfriend on 7 December while he was in Singapore at a promotional event. It is touted that it must have been at a media event held at The Coliseum in Resorts World Sentosa’s Hard Rock Hotel. On 26 December, his agency confirmed this news and issued a statement.
The agency then said, “Actor Song Joong-ki is currently seeing a woman with positive feelings. We hope that you will look warmly upon their relationship.”
The statement further read, “We ask for your understanding in regards to the fact that we cannot confirm any information aside from the fact that they are dating, and we would be grateful if you refrained from publishing any speculative or unconfirmed reports.”
About Song Joong-ki’s girlfriend
Not much was known about the Reborn Rich star’s mystery girl, except that she is not a celebrity. The two lovebirds were set up by their mutual friends in 2021. Since then, they have been going on dates and getting to know each other.
More about the Vincenzo star
Song’s love life had previously sparked a lot of interest amongst his fans, as he was once married to his co-star Song Hye-kyo from their 2016 K-drama Descendants of the Sun at a private ceremony. However, their marriage ended in 2019.
On the professional front, Song has several big drama titles to his credit like Sungkyunkwan Scandal (2010), The Innocent Man (2012), Descendants of the Sun (2016), Arthdal Chronicles (2019) and Vincenzo (2021).
He has acted in some films as well. These include A Werewolf Boy (2012), The Battleship Island (2017) and Space Sweepers (2021), since his debut in 2008 with A Frozen Flower.
(Hero and Featured image credits: IMDb)