The agency for Yang Hye Ji has replied to reports that she is dating professional gamer Deft.
Due to similar clothing and photographs on social media, rumors about Yang Hye Ji and Deft being in a relationship recently spread on online communities.
“Yang Hye Ji and Deft attended to middle school together,” Yang Hye Ji’s agency Awesome ENT stated in reaction to the rumors. They are good friends who play games together on occasion, and he is a gamer who is supported by [Yang Hye Ji]. They are not in a relationship.”
Deft is a League of Legends professional player who now represents Hanwha Life Esports. Yang Hye Ji is a young actress who has appeared in dramas such as “FAILing in Love,” “I’ll Go to You When the Weather is Nice,” and “Live On,” among others, and is presently acting in “Nevertheless.”