According to Sports Seoul, Gong Hyo Jin and Lee Jin Wook came to know each other through a meeting of film industry people and quickly became close as they both are model-turned-actors and have a passion for fashion. Following their similar interests, the two were spotted in March of last year at a fashion show together. Gong Hyo Jin and Lee Jin Wook are being called a “visual couple” due to their model-like figures and fashion style.
An acquaintance stated to the news agency on May 29, “Gong Hyo Jin and Lee Jin Wook are dating. Both are of a certain age and are famous actors so they are meeting each other carefully. Still, they value and are attentive of each other.”
Sports Seoul captured the two on a date on May 14, with Lee Jin Wook coming to see Gong Hyo Jin near her house later at night after hanging out with his friends. Their dates are described as secretive, with the two actors choosing to meet at night or where there aren’t a lot of people. They are said to enjoy dates in the car, with either one wearing a hat or mask.
In response to this report, both Gong Hyo Jin’s and Lee Jin Wook’s agencies are stating that they are currently in the process of confirming with the said individuals first. Stay tuned to Soompi for updates on confirmation.
Lee Jin Wook recently completed the popular 2013 cable drama “Nine: Nine Time Travels” and the 2014 film “The Target.” Gong Hyo Jin is set to appear in the summer drama “It’s Okay, That’s Love” with Jo In Sung.
Both Lee Jin Wook’s and Gong Hyo Jin’s agencies have confirmed that the two stars are currently dating. Gong Hyo Jin’s agency, Soop Entertainment, confirmed the romantic relationship between the two actors in a press release. “Gong Hyo Jin and Lee Jin Wook recently started dating after being friends. They will both continue to show themselves as good actors in their respective positions.” Lee Jin Wook’s agency, Will Entertainment, also confirmed the relationship.
Congratulations to the new celebrity couple!