Sung Yuri and Kang Ji Hwan plays the couple, Heo Yi Nok and Hong Gil Dong respectively in “Hong Gil Dong”. A photo of a Shih Tzu given to Kang Ji Hwan by Sung Yuri as a birthday present and him naming it, “Yi Nok” aroused curiosity.
Caption: This is the uber cute present prepared by Heo Yi Nok for Gil Dong, “Yi Nok”. Although tiny, with Gil Dong’s tender care, it will grow healthily.”
Jambo Entertainment had posted Kang Ji Hwan’s Shih Tzu photo yesterday afternoon with the title, “Yi Nok’s surprise birthday present for Gil Dong”.
30th March was Kang Hi Hwan’s birthday and in a press conference at KonKuk University, he revealed that Sung Yuri had given him a pet dog for his birthday.
Sung Yuri took it upon herself to name the Shih Tzu, “Yi Nok” which was her name in “Hong Gil Dong” before handing it to Kang Ji Hwan. This showed that through this drama, the both of them had developed a good friendship bond.