Lee Dong Gun + Jo Yoon Hee Announce Divorce After 3 Years Of Marriage
Updated May 28 KST:
Lee Dong Gun’s agency FNC Entertainment has also released a statement regarding the actor’s divorce.
Hello. This is FNC Entertainment.
First, we would like to express our regret at having to convey this unfortunate news to fans who love Lee Dong Gun. Lee Dong Gun reached the decision of divorce after serious contemplation, and on May 22, he completed the divorce arbitration proceedings at the Seoul Family Court. We apologize for causing concern to many, and [Lee Dong Gun] will work harder to give a better impression as an actor.
Lee Dong Gun and Jo Yoon Hee have parted ways after three years of marriage.
On May 28, it was reported that the two actors had recently gotten divorced due to irreconcilable differences. The couple registered their marriage three years ago, in May 2017, and went on to hold a private wedding in September of that year.
Jo Yoon Hee’s agency King Kong by Starship confirmed the news in an official statement, announcing that the couple had officially divorced on May 22.
The agency’s full statement is as follows:
Hello. This is King Kong by Starship.
First, we would like to express our regret at having to convey this unfortunate news. We are making an official statement regarding the reports of actress Jo Yoon Hee’s divorce.
We are informing you that on May 22, Jo Yoon Hee officially divorced Lee Dong Gun through divorce arbitration proceedings at the Seoul Family Court.
As we deliver this sudden news, we ask for the understanding of those who congratulated the couple and cheered on their marriage. Jo Yoon Hee will work hard in order to greet you in the future through good activities.
According to a report by Dispatch, Jo Yoon Hee has received custody of their young daughter.
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