We Got Married Couple Lee Kuk Ju and Sleepy Celebrate his Birthday
Hyo Jin Lee, March 13, 2017, 9:53 a.m.
On this week’s episode of the hit variety show We Got Married, Lee Kuk Ju threw a birthday party for her virtual husband Sleepy. The episode followed Lee Kuk Ju as she prepared for Sleepy's 34th birthday around the concept of a baby's year 1 celebration. When he had to pick his fate as per tradition, Sleepy chose the 'Goddess of Freedom', which was just a picture of his onscreen wife.
After the party, Lee Kuk Ju, Sleepy, and the rappers he's close with went to celebrate at a club in Hongdae. Before they entered, Lee Kuk Ju gave the birthday boy hisgift, his very own credit card. She said, "Have fun as much as you want." Sleepy later revealed in his solo interview, "I felt like I was suddenly in very high spirits." What an impressive present!
We Got Married is a South Korean reality variety show. It used to be one segment of the Sunday Sunday Night program. It currently airs on Saturday 17:00 KST on MBC. First broadcast in 2008, the show pairs up Korean celebrities to show what life would be like if they were married. Each week, couples have assigned missions to complete, with candid interviews of the participants to reveal their thoughts and feelings.