SEOUL, Dec. 31 (Yonhap) — Singer-actress IU is relationship actor Lee Jong-suk, their companies mentioned Saturday.
“The 2 have lately developed into lovers from shut co-workers,” Lee’s company, HighZium studio, mentioned in an announcement, confirming a information report on their romantic relationship.
Edam Leisure, the company of IU, additionally confirmed the information, asking folks “to look on their relationship with heat eyes.”
Dispatch, a web based newspaper, reported earlier in the day that the actors have been relationship for about 4 months and spent Christmas vacation in Japan collectively.
Lee Jong-suk could have not directly talked about IU in his speech after profitable the MBC Drama Award for his main function in thriller drama “Huge Mouse” on Friday.
In his acceptance speech, he mentioned there’s a one who helped him navigate in the direction of optimistic pondering when he was affected by quite a lot of worry and worries after finishing his necessary navy service final yr.
“I wish to say that I’ve deep respect for this particular person and have appreciated this particular person for a really very long time,” he mentioned.
Since debuting in 2010, Lee has starred in numerous hit TV dramas and films, together with “I Hear Your Voice” (2013), “Physician Stranger” (2014) and “The Face Reader” (2013).
IU, often known as Lee Ji-eun, debuted in 2008 as a singer and is at the moment one of the vital well-liked sole feminine artists in South Korea with quite a lot of hit songs, together with “Good Day” (2010), “Palette” (2017) and “eight” (2020) that includes Suga of K-pop superband BTS.
Since 2011, she has additionally starred in well-liked dramas and films, together with “My Mister” (2018) and “Lodge del Luna” (2019). She additionally appeared in “Dealer” (2022) produced by Japanese auteur Hirokazu Kore-eda, which competed for Palme d’Or at this yr’s Cannes Movie Pageant.