“Descendants of the Sun” actor Song Joong Ki is not gay. This will put to rest all the rumors that question his sexuality.
Ningin reported that the rumor started during the filming of his “Sungkyunkwan Scandal” TV drama series opposite Yoo Ahin. The two actors portrayed the characters of two males that became more-than-friends. Their almost real portrayal of their roles earned them the “Best Couple” award in the KBS Drama Awards.
Recently, the rumors surfaced again when he was reported engraving the name of his best friend, Lee Kwang Soo on a rock in Greece. Both appeared in the military drama that propelled the fame of Song Joong Ki and Song Hye Kyo. His housewarming gift for his friend and co-star, Kim Min Suk was also given a different meaning
The same source revealed that the rumors have affected his friendship with Yoo Ahin. He was evading contacts with him for fear of being called a gay.
Song Joong Ki reiterated in a fan meeting in Taiwan that he does not like men. He also appealed to those questioning his sexuality to focus on his acting ability and not on his looks.
In Drama Fever, a list of his closest friends was revealed and one of them was the maliciously rumored with him, Lee Kwang Soo. The two actors started their friendship,during the filming of “Descendants of the Sun.” They became good friends Running Man,and have been supporting each other’s careers.