Lee Sang Yeob is one of the hottest K-drama actors at the moment. With his booming popularity, many wonder if he has developed a special (romantic?) bond with “The Sixth Sense” co-member, rapper Jessi. Keep on reading to learn more infornation about the duo and the actor’s love live!
Lee Sang Yeob is gaining massive attention as he lands the role of Blue House chief Seo Eun Pyung in “Eve.” In the tvN revenge series, the 39-year-old actor is joined by a roster of talented leads like Seo Ye Ji, Park Byung Eun, and Yoo Sun. “Eve” showcases Lee Sang Yeob’s versatility as an actor, showing his intense and convincing portrayal of a human rights lawyer who turned into one of South Korea’s influential persons.
Besides the tvN series, the actor also entertains viewers with his charm in the hit variety show “The Sixth Sense.”
The show features Lee Sang Yeob’s chemistry with fellow mainstays. Namely, Yoo Jae Suk, Oh Na Ra, Lee Mi Joo, and of course, Jessi. Because of the group’s team-up, “The Sixth Sense” was renewed till season 3, giving fans quality entertainment every episode. Apart from the unique synergy among the cast, viewers are also drawn to Lee Sang Yeob and Jessi’s chemistry.
One thing that the public love about “The Sixth Sense” is Jessi and Lee Sang Yeob’s interaction, especially when the rapper shows her interest in the “Eve” star. With this, viewers shipped the duo, causing a major meltdown when they shared heart-fluttering moments in the show.
tvN also released interesting still cuts on the show showing how the duo is comfortable around each other. “Real couple moments,” the captions reads, however, the show includes a disclaimer that says (a variety show is only a variety show, let’s not misunderstand).”
Amid the speculations and fans shipping the duo, Lee Sang Yeob’s agency UNGBIN ENS Entertainment clarifies the rumor denying that he is dating the rapper.
As obtained by an outlet, the talent management said that the actor and Jessi “are in fact not dating and that the post was meant for fun.” In a separate report, the “ZOOM” hitmaker once spoke about the issue when co-star Yoo Jae Seok brought up the issue.
Jessi then addressed the dating rumors and said “We’re just pretending to be dating,” she said as the rapper embraced Lee Sang Yeob affectionately.
Although the actor might be single at the moment, one of his confirmed relationships was with Gong Hyun Joo. The two went public about their relationship in 2013. After three years of dating, Lee Sang Yeob and his girlfriend have broken up.
At the time, a news portal noted that the actor’s then-agency Daydream Entertainment confirmed the issue and said that “they have decided to remain colleagues who support each other.
Following the break-up, Lee Sang Yeon and Gong Hyun Joo, who used to be in the same agency, also changed their talent management.
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Written by Geca Wills
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