Song Hye-kyo's parents got divorced when she was young so her grandfather raised her.
TV Josun "Star Talk Show" talked about Song Hye-kyo's family. Her parents are of the same age and they got married at the age of 18th. They had Song Hye-kyo and got divorced 9 years later.
Song Hye-kyo's mother had no friends in Seoul so her father-in-law helped her. He played the father role for Song Hye-kyo and attended her school events and participated in her school life.
Family counselor professor Lee Ho-sun said, "Song Hye-kyo's mother raised her daughter to be independent as she lost her mother at an early age, too".