On February 27, it was reported that Sooyoung and Jung started dating early this year.
According to reports, they became close in September last year after Jung was discharged from military service. Jung met Sooyoung as a big fan of her, and Sooyoung liked Jung’s boyish look and easy-going personality.
After the reports, Jung’s previous interview is receiving a lot of attention again. After his discharge, he said, “SNSD, especially Sooyoung, gave me a lot of energy while I was doing my military service. I want to work hard.”
Regarding the rumors, Jung and Sooyoung’s agencies said, “They’re just friends, not dating.”
Jung has appeared in such drama series as SBS TV’s Smile, Love and such films as Sunny, Running Turtle, and Roller Coaster. He’s also popular as the son of producer Jung Eul Young.
Sooyoung debuted as a member of SNSD in 2007. She made her acting debut in tvN’s drama series The 3rd Hospital and is currently hosting SBS TV’s Midnight Entertainment.