The attention on the celebrity couple's wedding skyrocketed, especially in China where their drama 'Descendants of the Sun' became a mega-hit. As a result, various media outlets from overseas attempted to catch a glimpse of the private event. Drones were used to capture scenes from the ceremony, and it's now revealed that some Chinese media outlets including ifeng and others even live streamed the wedding.
The sources provided detailed information on the wedding's procedures, along with footages of the couple kissing, greeting their parents, Song Hye Kyo throwing her bouquet, and more.
According to Kookmin Ilbo, the Chinese reporters specifically booked rooms at The Shilla Hotel in Seoul, where it allowed them to have a good view of the wedding from above.
Netizens are criticizing the media outlets for going too far and destroying the meaning of a private wedding.
Meanwhile, the Song-Song couple's wedding trended #1 worldwide on Twitter and became #1 real-time search in China.