Find Out Why Super Junior’s Sungmin’s Wife Gets So Much Hatred
In 2014, Kim Sa-eun became the lucky woman who married one of the biggest idols in K-pop, Lee Sung-min, known as Super Junior’s Sungmin. Even though it has been several years since they married, people have still found ways to send a little hate towards Kim Sa-eun. Through this article, Channel Korea will give you all the information and reasons why Kim Sa-eun has her haters, so stay tuned!
Kim Sa-eun’s Full Profile
First of all, let’s get to know more about Kim Sa-eun through her profile!
Birth Name: Kim Sang-mi
Stage Name: Kim Sa-eun
Date of Birth: April 8, 1985, Gwangjin-gu, Seoul, South Korea
Zodiac Sign: Aries
Age: 35 years old (International age) / 36 years old (Korean age)
Occupation: Model, Musical Actress
Here are some of interesting facts about Kim Sa-eun:
- For her educational period, she went to Kyung Bok Elementary School, then Sunhwa Art Junior High School and Senior High School afterwards
- Kim Sa-eun and Park Han-byul used to be classmates during school
- While she was in university, she majored in Classical Voice & Music
- Kim Sa-eun used say her ideal type was a guy who tended to be obsessive
- In 2008, Kim Sa-eun debuted in Banana Girl as their 4th generation and promoted the single Crazy Crazy Crazy
- Kim Sa-eun has appeared in some music videos, such as Park Jung-hyun’s Winter Kiss and H-Eugene’s Party Animal
- She used to be the model for Asiana Airlines, which made her really popular, since being an Asiana Airlines model is a great gig for models
- She met Super Junior’s Sungmin when both of them were involved in the musical theatre project, The Three Musketeers
Kim Sa-eun’s Marriage with Super Junior’s Sungmin
The relationship between Kim Sa-eun and Super Junior’s Sungmin was revealed in September 2014, although actually Kim Sa-eun and Sungmin had been in a relationship for a long time. Eventually, they tied the knot on December 13, 2014.
The wedding ceremony was held privately and was only attended by family, relatives, and close friends. The ceremony took place in Gangnam-gu, Seoul, at a place called The Raum. Besides the members of Super Junior, some other celebrities attending the ceremony, such as BoA, Red Velvet, Kanta, f(x)’s Amber and Victoria, Kim Kwang-kyu, SISTAR’s Bora, and many more.
At the time, there were a lot of ELFs who congratulated Sungmin on hs wedding. Some even made #HappyWeddingSungmin a worldwide trending topic on Twitter! It was reported that Kim Sa-eun and Sungmin went to the Maldives for their honeymoon right after their wedding ceremony.
However, there have also been some ELFs who weren’t really happy about Kim Sa-eun and Sungmin’s wedding. It was reported that one of the reasons was that when Sungmin asked Leeteuk’s approval for his wedding, it the exact time when Leeteuk’s family has passed away, and he was having a hard time. Actually, their wedding wasn’t supposed to held in December because it might be ‘collide’ with Super Junior’s schedule at that time.
Fans Became Angry Because Of Kim Sa-eun’s Activities On Instagram
Even though the relationship between Kim Sa-eun and Sungmin looked like a happily-ever-after story, there were some people who were against them. It happened when Kim Sa-eun’s Instagram posts got a lot of reactions from a lot of people, especially malicious reactions.
Some ELFs discovered that Kim Sa-eun hit the ‘like’ button on Instagram for several pictures. What made them so mad? It was because the pictures she ‘liked’ made it seem that she didn’t support ELFs. One picture she liked was a picture of an international ELF who slapped a Korean ELF. Not only that, Kim Sa-eun also liked several pictures which supported Sungmin staying in Super Junior, as well.
Kim Sa-eun didn’t use her personal account, she did those activities through an account with the name ‘4ilver_32. Previously, some ELFs were already demanding Sungmin leave Super Junior because they thought that he already made ELFs really sad since his relationship with Kim Sa-eun, and he might have a negative impact on the group’s reputation in the future.
ELFs got really mad at Kim Sa-eun due to her behaviour. Some of them thought that Kim Sa-eun was against them and attacking ELFs, as well. Because of that, ELFs also were also threatening to boycott Sungmin if he was part of the comeback Super Junior was promoting at the time.
Meanwhile, according to Koreaboo, there was proof that Kim Sa-eun didn’t hit the like button for those pictures. The person who originally posted those pictures confirmed that Kim Sa-eun didn’t like the pictures at all, and it might have been done using photoshop or they were edited by someone, according to a post that was on Kim Sa-eun’s Instagram activity.
Kim Sa-eun and Sungmin Having Outdoor Date At The Park
There was also time when Kim Sa-eun and Sungmin were spotted on a date together. At that time, they were having a simple date at a park. The pictures of Kim Sa-eun and Sungmin at the park also got posted through Kim Sa-eun’s Instagram account, as well.
In reality, Sungmin was completing his military service at the time, but it seemed like he got to leave for a while and spent that precious time with his wife. Both of them were also spotted walking around happily around the Han River. If we take a look at the pictures of Kim Sa-eun and Sungmin, we can see that they spent lots of happy time together on their simple date, just like a regular couple.
Kim Sa-eun posted several pictures, starting with her portrait, wearing a casual outfit with half of Sungmin’s body by her side. There were also a bunch of adorable images of them in certain poses!
Exactly as expected, there were several reactions from ELFs about those pictures. There were some ELFs who loved their togetherness, but there were also those people who didn’t really like their happy time, as well. Kim Sa-eun realized it, and just several hours after she posted her pictures with Sungmin, she also posted a screenshot of her name becoming the first place on a certain portal list as the most-searched item, as well!