The Sweetest Long-term Celebrity Couple
Who doesn’t know Choi Soo-young, more familiarly known as Sooyoung? She is a member of the iconic second generation K-Pop girl group, Girl’s Generation, and was born on February 10, 1990. The sub-vocalist and lead dancer of Girl’s Generation has been known for dating a South Koreana actor, Jung Kyung-ho (born on August 31, 1983), since 2014 and still running! It’s rare for the celebrity couple to stand together this long, so they are one of the strongest couples. This time, Channel-Korea will show you the journey of Soo-young and Kyung-ho from the start until now, so stay tuned!
Choi Soo-young and Jung Kyung-ho Confirmed to be Dating
Between February and October 2013, the dating rumors between Choi Soo-young and Jung Kyung-ho had been spreading, but both of them denied the issue. Kyung-ho said that they only church friends and in hoobae-sunbae relationship. Surprisingly, in January 2014, paparazzi photos of them enjoying car dates together began being spread and, finally, both of them accepted the rumors.
SM Entertainment, Sooyoung’s representatives, clarified this rumor, “The dating rumors are true. While they were close as sunbae and hoobae last year, their relationship progressed into that of a couple… Please watch over them fondly.”
While Kyung-ho representatives also said, “He and Sooyoung are dating… We are sorry that we did not respond truthfully the two or so times the rumors were reported. At the time, when we asked Jung Kyung Ho, he had said that it wasn’t true so we had responded that way before. We are sorry. We will reveal our official statement soon.”
They were finally known to have been dating for one year already. So far, all their fans were giving positive support for the cutest celebrity couple in South Korea.
Their Sweet Moments
Celebrating Christmas Eve
Before their official announcement of dating, Jung Kyung-ho was captured celebrating Christmas Eve in Choi Soo-young’s house in Nonhyeondong, along with her sister Choi Soo-jin and friends. Jung Kyung-ho also visited the Chanel store in Apgujeong to pick a Christmas gift for his girlfriend, what a sweet boyfriend!
Captured Shopping Together
In April 2016, Dispatch released photos in which Soo-young and Kyung-ho were shopping together in a store located in Chunhamdong. They looked so romantic as they were giving each other opinions about the clothes they wanted to buy. Soo-young also held the suit thay Kyung-ho wanted to wear, and they also had an intimate conversation there.
According to this, netizens were giving their positive comments and blessings for them such as “Oh God they’re so sweet”, “I-m glad they don’t hide their relationship”, and “they made the place full of love.”
Jung Kyung-ho is Sooyoung’s First Kiss!
On the newest episode of Makgeoli On Top, Sooyoung’s bandmate Yuri talks about her best friend’s first kiss, along with Sooyoung’s ex co-star in Dating Agency: Cyrano, Lee Jong-hyuk. Yuri asked him, “you had a kiss scene with Sooyoung, don’t you?”
Lee Jong-hyuk then answered, “Yes, it was insane.” Yuri then asked whether that moment was before or after Sooyoung started dating Kyung-ho, and Lee Jong-hyuk said that it was around 5 years ago and they already had been dating.
Yuri teasingly said, “If not, you could’ve been her first kiss!”, then added “but I’m glad Jung Kyung-ho oppa is there for her.” Well, we can conclude that Jung Kyung-ho is really Sooyoung’s first kiss!