Meet the Beautiful Announcer and Korean TV Personality, Oh Jung Yeon
Oh Jeong-yeon is a beautiful news announcer and Korean TV personality. She graduated from the prestigious Seoul National University. She got accepted at a KBS public announcer audition and started gained popularity as smart and pretty news announcer since 2006.
Throughout her career in the Korean entertainment industry, she has endured several difficult periods due to her romantic relationship with a popular figure. Due to her problem, she lost more than 11 kg of body weight. She got over the difficult period and started gaining popularity as TV personality.
In this article, Channel-Korea will talk about Oh Jeong-yeon. So stay tuned!
Name : Oh Jung-yeon
Date of Birth : January 18, 1983
Place of Birth : South Korea
Height : 168 cm
Weight : 46 kg
Management : SM C&C
Education : Seoul University, Majoring in Sport Education
Seogang University, Majoring in Theatre & Movies
Blood type : B
Instagram : jungyeon.oh
Twitter : jyworld83
Facebook : cherrybly83
Oh Jung-yeon is a former announcer turned TV personality. She debuted in 2006 through the 32th KBS Public Audition. Before enrolling in the KBS audition, she started her career as a news announcer at local TV, MBC Cheongju. She joined KBS as news announcer from 2006 to February, 2016. In 2016, she debuted as an actor after appearing in the MBC drama Working Mom, House Daddy.
During her university days, Oh Jeong-yeon joined Seoul Univeristy’s female ski team, along with actress Kim Tae-hee and Lee Ha-nui. They became good friends after joining the team. Later days, she joined the ballet department and broadcasting activity.
Weight Loss and Gained Weight
In August 2019, Oh Jeong-yeon appeared on jTBC’s Please Take Care of my Refrigerator. She revealed her drastic weight increase on the show. Oh Jeong-yeon confessed that she endured a difficult period the previous year, and lost about 6 kg of weight. At the moment, after going through all the troubles, she gained around 11 kgs of weight before shedding another 6 kg.
Though she didn’t state exactly her problems, netizens suspected that she referred to her previous relationship with H.O.T member, Kangta. Most citizens gave positive comments and encouraged her to move on from her previous relationship. They said that she deserved a better person than Kangta.
Relationship With Kangta
In August 2019, the member of H.O.T, Kangta, became a topic of public discussion after his cheating scandal surfaced on the internet. He was involved with three different women, Actress Jung Yu-mi, announcer Oh Jeong-yeon, and racing model Woo Joo-ahn, at the same time. The racing model posted a picture of her lying on the floor with Kangta on her Instagram account. Later, the post was deleted. The very same day, news surfaced about Kangta’s relationship with actress Jung Yu-mi. Later, Oh Jeong-yeon posted on her Instagram account about her relationship with Kangta. She posted that she spotted Kangta sleeping with another woman when she visited his house. She also added that Kangta didn’t show any sign of regret after the cheating. It was suspected that the woman was racing model Woo Joo-ahn. Woo Joo-ahn revealed that Oh Jeong-yeon was Kangta’s ex-girlfriend.
Through her Instagram post, Oh Jeong-yeon revealed that it was a shock when finding her now-ex-boyfriend in bed with another woman. Her boyfriend told her that he would go home early, but he was found in bed with another woman. She expressed her dissatisfaction due to the status of her ex-boyfriend as a K-Pop idol. She revealed that she experienced the disgusting affair about two years ago, and that she has gotten over the relationship. When she noticed that her ex-boyfriend’s name and his mistress appeared on the top search ranking, she felt encouraged to tell the truth, saying that her ex-boyfriend should be punished for his cheating. She expected to find justice from Korean citizens.
According to an interview with Oh Jeong-yeon on August 3rd, 2019, Korean online media outlet OSEN reported that Oh Jeong-yeon met Kangta at his concert, Coming Home, which was held on November 6th, 2016. Kangta and Oh Jeong-yeon started a romantic relationship since November 2016. During their relationship, the couple met almost every day. She went to Kangta’s house in April 2017, and she saw Woo Joo-ahn there.
Divorce With Seo Jang-hoon
When she worked as co-host of Star Golden Bell, she met the popular professional Korean basketball athlete, Seo Jang-hoon, and married him in 2008. Their wedding became a hot topic at the time, since Seo Jang-hoon was at the peak of his popularity as a famous athlete. Instead of holding a luxurious wedding ceremony, the couple opted for a simple wedding. They became the media’s favorite couple due to their public affection.
Their marriage didn’t last long. Three years after they wed, the celebrity couple announced their divorce. Difference in personality was the reason behind their split. Oh Jeong-yeon registered the divorce on March 14th, 2012, at Seoul Family Court. However, before the unfortunate breakup, news about their separation had been surfacing since the end of 2011.
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