Another week, another Hallyu couple part ways. :(
This time around, it’s former MBLAQ member Lee Joon (이준) and Jung So Min (정소민) who have ended their relationship after 3 years of dating.
As reported by Dispatch, the former lovebirds have decided to end their relationship and remain as supportive and professional acquaintances. For the uninitiated, the two first met as co-stars in the hit TV series “Father Is Strange” (2017). They started dating after the drama ended.
“They spent a lot of time apart due to their conflicting schedules. Because of that, they became drifted away from each other. They have decided to just focus on their own work for now,” the insider of the news outlet was quoted as saying.
In response to the circulating reports, the K-pop idol-turned-actor’s agency Prain TPC confirmed the news in a statement that reads, “It’s true that he has ended his relationship with Jung So Min. (From now on) he will show everyone a good side of him with his new work”.
Meanwhile, the “Playful Kiss” starlet’s home label Blossom Entertainment also released an official statement to address the news. According to the entertainment company, “Jung So Min recently broke up with Lee Joon. Both of them will remain as good friends after this.”
The 32-year-old heartthrob is currently in talks to star in the Netflix’s upcoming drama “Sea of Silence”, along with Gong Yoo and “Kingdom” actress Bae Doo Na.
As for Jung So Min, her drama “Soul Mechanic” has just finished its TV run, and she is currently preparing for her next project.