Japanese actress Ai Shinozaki denied the rumors that she is dating FTISLAND‘s Lee Hong Ki.
According to Japanese news outlet Nikkan Sports on April 15, Ai Shinozaki appeared on a radio program in Japan on April 14 and said about herself and Lee Hong Ki, “We’re really not in any sort of relationship. We’re just good friends.”
When she was asked, “You have never kissed?” she said, “Never. We’re friends.”
Earlier, Lee Hong Ki and Ai Shinozaki were wrapped up in dating rumors as accounts of the two of them dating were spread on online platforms. In reponse to this, Lee Hong Ki’s management company FNC Entertainment explained, “After confirming with Lee Hong Ki, the two of them are not lovers but close friends.”