BTS: Jimin Reveals He Has Watched ‘The Notebook’ 7 Times

Jimin of BTS is currently recovering after having appendicitis surgery. While resting, the BTS singer has spent time updating ARMY on how he is feeling. Recently on Weverse, Jimin shared with BTS fans that he decided to watch the movie The Notebook, and it turns out he has now watched the film seven times.

Jimin of BTS onstage during 102.7 KIIS FM's Jingle Ball 2019
Jimin of BTS | Rich Fury/Getty Images for iHeartMedia

Jimin of BTS is currently recovering from surgery

On Jan. 31, Big Hit Music announced on Weverse that Jimin tested positive for the coronavirus (COVID-19) and also underwent surgery for appendicitis. The label issued an announcement on Feb. 5 to let fans know that Jimin tested negative for the coronavirus and is still recovering from surgery.

In the Weverse post, Big Hit Music wrote:

“We would like to inform you that BTS Member Jimin’s quarantine has concluded after his surgery for acute appendicitis as of this early morning (February 5).

Jimin was tested positive for COVID-19 and diagnosed with acute appendicitis on Sunday, January 30 and underwent surgery on Monday, January 31. He has since received inpatient care and tested negative on his PCR test before being discharged from the hospital.

Jimin showed no extraordinary symptoms during his hospital stay. He had a mild sore throat at the time of his admission but has since completely recovered. We also received word from the medical staff that his surgical site is quickly healing without any issues. Jimin is currently recuperating after being discharged from the hospital.” 

RELATED: BTS: Jimin Is ‘Curious About’ and Wants ‘to Explore the Nature of Relationships’

BTS’ Jimin recently watched ‘The Notebook’

Since returning home from the hospital, Jimin has kept BTS fans up to date on how he is feeling with Weverse posts. On Feb. 8, Jimin posted a picture of a scene from The Notebook on his story on Weverse. On the temporary Weverse post, Jimin shared that he has now seen the movie seven times.

The Notebook premiered in 2004, and it stars Ryan Gosling as Noah Calhoun and Rachel McAdams as Allie Hamilton. The movie is based on a Nicholas Sparks novel of the same name.

This is not the first time Jimin has shared his love for the romance movie. During an interview with E! Red Carpet & Award Shows in 2017, Jimin revealed that his celebrity crush at the time was McAdams, one of the stars of The Notebook.

RELATED: ‘The Notebook’: Rachel McAdams’ Audition Had to Be Stopped Because Everyone Was Crying

BTS fans reacted to Jimin’s love of ‘The Notebook’

After the BTS singer posted about The Notebook on Weverse, ARMY shared how endeared they were with Jimin’s movie choice on social media.

“Please, he’s so cute counting how many times he’s watched the movie already,” a Reddit user wrote.

“Awww, Jimin! So cute how he still loves that movie,” one fan wrote on Reddit.

Another fan wrote on Reddit, “This is also remind me when interviewer asked his celebrity crush n he said rachel mcAdams. He really huge fan of that movie huh. Maknae line all such hopeless romantic guys. So sweet.”

RELATED: BTS: Jimin Wants to Attend the 2022 Grammy Awards in Person — ‘We Want to Be There’