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Chinese actress Tang Wei to wed Korean director Kim Tae Yong later this year

Published on Jul 3, 2014 9:49 AM

Beijing/Seoul - Chinese actress Tang Wei is engaged and will wed South Korean director Kim Tae Yong later this year, the couple announced.

They met while working on the English-language film Late Autumn (2010), directed by Kim, according to a statement issued on Wednesday by their agencies.

It said romance bloomed after they re-connected last October when she was in Korea to shoot an advertisement.

In the statement, the couple said: "Because of cinema, we met and came to know each other. From friends, we became lovers. In future, we will call each other husband and wife. Although we each have to learn a new language, we believe this is the happiest moment for us."

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