On May 22, 2020, Korean celebrity couple Lee Dong Gun and Jo Yoon Hee announced that they had filed for divorce after three years of marriage. Citing “irreconcilable differences” as the main reason, Yoon Hee’s agency, King Kong Entertainment, reported that the divorce settlement was finalised in court.
The couple first met in 2016 while filming the K-drama “The Gentlemen of Wolgyesu Tailor Shop” and tied the knot in May 2017. They welcomed their first child, a daughter, in October of the same year.
The news of their divorce came as a shock to many fans, as the couple had always been seen as a strong and loving couple. Lee Dong Gun had even shared his thoughts on marriage in an interview with a local magazine, saying, “I think marriage is a commitment to a lifetime. I want to stay with my wife until the end.”
The couple had kept their relationship private, but fans had noticed that the couple had not been seen together in public for some time. This led to speculation that all was not well between them.
The divorce has been a difficult time for both Lee Dong Gun and Jo Yoon Hee, and fans have been sending their support and well wishes to the couple. It is not yet known how the couple will handle custody of their daughter, but it is hoped that they will be able to come to an amicable agreement.
The divorce of Lee Dong Gun and Jo Yoon Hee has been a sad event for the K-drama world, and fans will be hoping that the couple can move on with their lives and find happiness in the future.