Hallyu couple is born

January 1, 2014


By Kim Ji-soo

Lee Seung-gi, 26, and Yoona, 23, of Girls’ Generation confirmed they are dating, becoming the first celebrity couple revealed in the new year.

The news broke on Dispatch, which had followed the couple for three months. The two have been dating since September.

With the news, Yoona becomes the first of the nine Girls’ Generation members to declare her dating status. Lee has always referred to Yoona as his ideal type.

The singer’s agency SM Entertainment said that the two stars are currently “getting to know each other.” Lee’s agency Hook Entertainment said that they were not aware of specific details, but confirmed the two are dating.