Lee Jong-Suk confirmed that he is in a relationship with his first official girlfriend, IU aka Lee Ji-eun, at the 2022 MBC Drama Awards. Although Lee was linked with many celebrities and co-stars, including Yoona, Jin Se Yeon, and Nara, in the past, there was never an official statement. As of now, Lee does not have any plans to get married, but people are waiting to hear the good news soon.
Lee Jong-Suk is a South Korean actor and model who was born on September 14, 1989. He was born to parents Lui and Kim Jong-suk in Seoul, South Korea. Lee graduated from Konkuk University in 2016 with a double major in professional motion pictures and art.
Lee was interested in the modeling and acting fields from his childhood days and used to participate in social and drama clubs when he was in school. Lee made his first public appearance at the age of 15 at the Seoul Collection walkway, becoming the youngest male model to debut in the Seoul Collection program at Seoul Fashion Week.
In 2010, Lee made his official acting debut in the South Korean TV series Prosecutor Princess. Lee has also made some of his best appearances in movies like I Can Hear Your Voice, Doctor Stranger, W, While You Were Sleeping, Romance Is a Bonus Book, and Big Mouth. In 2022, he returned to his acting career after his military duty and made a cameo in The Witch: Part 2. The Other One, a South Korean science fiction action horror film.
Lee has also won many awards, including; SBS Drama Award for Best Couple, the SBS Drama Award for Top 10 Stars, and the Baeksang Arts Award for Most Popular Male in Television. After Lee announced his biggest support at MBC Drama Awards 2022, people are wondering to know more about his personal life, including who his girlfriend is. Well, let's find it out.
Lee Jong-Suk’s Girlfriend in 2022: The 33-Year-Old South Korean Actor Is Currently in a Relationship With IU aka Lee Ji-eun!
At the 2022 MBC Drama Awards, Lee Jong-Suk (@jongsuk0206) announced his romance with IU aka Lee Ji-eun, his first official girlfriend. Previously, Lee has been linked to many celebrities and co-stars in the past, including Yoona, Jin Se Yeon, and Nara. However, there has never been an official statement about his relationship with them.
Another most popular news of Lee's relationship rumors involved Kwon Na-ra in 2019. The rumors began to circulate after online reports surfaced of Jonk lavishing gifts on Kwon. Some fans used to make the couple an ideal pair with Kwon being said to be Jong-suk’s ideal woman, who has a height and appearance similar to that of a senior actress, Lee Na-young, his idol.
Kwon Na-ra, aka Kwon Ah-Yoon, is a South Korean singer and actress born on March 13, 1991. When she was in middle school, she began her career by joining Fantagio Entertainment as an acting trainee. Nara became known for her role in SBS's romantic comedy-drama Suspicious Partner in 2017. Nara gained recognition as a leading member of the South Korean girl group Hello Venus.
The pair were often seen dating and were also photographed together at Jong Suk’s cafe in the Shinsadong area of Seoul. Several sources reported that Nara diligently visited Jong-suk during his military days. Although, The couple had a good history; they never made any public announcements regarding their relationship. According to their involved agencies, their relationship was nothing more than a close senior-junior relationship.
Jonk was liked by five other co-stars in his set, including Lee Bo-young in Neoui Moksoriga Deulryeo, Han Hyo-joo in W, Park Shin-Hye in Pinocchio, Bae Suzy in Dangshini Jamdeun Saie, Jin Se Yeon in Doctor Strange, and Yoon-ah in Big Mouth.
After many allegations, Lee finally talked about his relationship status on December 31, 2022. Lee Jong-Suk confirmed his relationship with his girlfriend, IU, during his speech at the 2022 MBC Drama Awards, where he snagged the Daesang. According to his speech, although Lee and IU met each other in 2012 on the set of the South Korean music program Inkigayo, the couple started making bonds after Lee's military duty was over.
Lee Ji-eun (@dlwlrma), aka IU, is a South Korean singer-songwriter, record producer, and actress who was born on May 16, 1993. IU debuted in 2008 under her stage name, which LOEN created to mean I and You become one through music. IU has received over 200 award nominations, winning over 100 of them, including twenty-one Melon Music Awards and sixteen Gaon Chart Music Awards. Some of IU's famous songs are; Celebrity, Love poem, and Eight.
After dating in a low-key profile for four months, Lee and IU decided to publicly announce their relationship. Before the announcement, the couple was reported to have spent their luxury vacation with IU's brother in Japan for three days. The pair is named one of the cutest pairs of 2023. Currently, the couple has only announced their relationship status, but people are eagerly waiting for their relationship pictures and updates.