‘Is Gong Yoo dating now? Who is Gong Yoo’s girlfriend? ‘ These questions are famous from the actor’s fans and in this article we will introduce Gong Yoo’s lover and more about his past romance relationship.
Gong Yoo’s Life
Gong Yoo’s real name is Gong Ji Chul. He is a famous South Korean actor. He graduated with B.A. degree at the Kyung Hee University. He started pursuing show business as a music video jockey for Mnet in year 2000 and started his debut as an actor in TV show titled “School 4” in 2001. After this, the actor was casted for different supporting roles in movies and drams and was given chance to host “Music Camp” in year 2004.
It was in 2007 when Gong Yoo became popular and earned the status of being a hallyu star by starring in the MBC romance-drama series titled “Coffee Prince.”
At the peak of his career, Gong Yoo enlisted in military in January 2008 and returned to show business after ending the mandatory service in December 8, 2009.
Gong Yoo’s Girlfriend
Gong Yoo is known to be private when it comes to his personal life, especially his love life.
As of writing, there is no dating rumors surrounding him so it is possible that she still has no girlfriend.
In an interview for his drama “Goblin” in September 2016, Gong Yoo shared that since he is in his 30s then he has given a lot of thought about relationships especially marriage and family.
Gong Yoo’s Ex-Girlfriend
Rumored Girlfriend: Im Soo Jung
According to several reports, Gong Yoo and Im Soo Jung met and developed their feelings while filming “School 4” in 2001. The rumored couple were paired together for several projects after appearing in the drama. They also belonged to the same agency company.
In a Korean magazine, Gong Yoo and Im Soo Jung’s pictures wearing the same cap and walking happily somewhere in Jeju Island has been published which caused their romance rumors.
But, the two denied the rumors and it was revealed that they were not alone but they came together as a group with other friends.
“I’m lucky to have had Gong Yoo as my first romantic scandal. He is like a colleague for me and I’ve been getting along well with him for a long time”, Im Soo Jung reportedly said, stressing they are just friends.
Rumored Girlfriend: Yoon Eun Hye
Gong Yoo and Yoon Eun Hye were the main casts for the famous TV series “Coffee Prince” in 2007.
The two sparked dating rumors after they have shared passionate, romantic and lusty kissing scenes in the dramas. Adding fuel to the fire, Yoon Eun Hye even said that the kissed she shared with Gong Yoo were the best in her life.
A photo of them kissing was reportedly leaked on the internet but the two denied the rumors through their agency. However, Yoon Eun Hye are still very close till these days, the actress even revealed up until now, their kissing scenes makes her excited and considered those kisses as unforgettable.
Gong Yoo’s Ideal Type and Ideal Woman
Since he is single, most of the fans wanted to know if what characteristics her is looking for a girl.
In a TV interview, he revealed his ideal type of woman is different compared to what he liked when he was younger.
“I used to like a woman who has her own unique style but now I prefer an ordinary woman,” he said.
He also added that he probably cannot control anymore the kind of woman he will like. He further said that he likes someone who is a bit tomboy and not those innocent women as he finds them a bit boring.
Some fans also pointed out that Gong Yoo might have a crush in his “Goblin” leading lady, Kim Go Eun as years before they worked together in the drama, in an interview, he mentioned he is interested to act alongside the actress. Moreover, during their press conference, the actor has nothing but good praise for the young actress.
"There are a lot of charming people. Kim Go Eun is charming. Maybe I'm getting old, but it makes me happy when I see the people make their first appearances at Chungmuro [film festival] and take center stage. It makes me feel good,” the actor said.
This was then concluded by some fans, as it was known that Gong Yoo was casted and chosen by the writer. Writer Kim Eun Sook has been reported to be pursuing Gong Yoo for a role for over five years. There’s even report claiming he should be casted on the writer’s famous drama “Descendants of the Sun.” He allegedly requested Kim Go Eun to be his leading lady for “Goblin.” But there were no news about it and these are only some of the fans’ theories and speculations.
Gong Yoo on Marriage
Gong Yoo confessed he wanted to get married by the age of 40 and said: “I think it is important to have a life with a woman whom I love as an actor and also as a man. But I have no fantasies about marriage.”
“Married life is going to be hard at times but I want to feel everything no matter how hard it is. I also wonder how it is like to see my baby who resembles me stare at me,” he added.
Fans will know if he is dating or getting married
Gong Yoo’s fans are very anxious in his love life. However Gong Yoo revealed he is not yet into dating and wanted to pursue more in his career. “Dating somebody has become hard for me because I got used to being single,” he said. “I won’t try randomly choose a partner and just leave things to chance “.
In one of his interaction with fans, Gong Yoo made a promise that he will announce first to his fans when he finally get married. Watch the video by clicking this link.
Gong Yoo Dramas
School 4 (2001)
Whenever the Heart Beats (2002)
Hard Love (2002)
20 Years (2003)
Best Theater: Flying Saucer (2003)
My Room, Your Room (2003)
Biscuit Teacher and Star Candy (2005)
One Fine Day (2006)
The 1st Shop of Coffee Prince (2007)
Dating Agency: Cyrano (2013)
Guardian: The Lonely and Great God (Goblin) (2016-2017)
Gong Yoo Movies
My Tutor Friend (2003)
Spy Girl (2003)
Superstar Mr. Gam (2004)
S Diary (2004)
She’s on Duty (2005)
Like a Dragon (2007)
Finding Mr. Destiny (2010)
The Suspect (2013)
A Man and a Woman (2013)
Train to Busan (2016)
The Age of Shadows (2016)