It appears 2023 marks the start of something new for many people, including another South Korean celebrity who has been confirmed to be in a relationship.
Super Junior member Shindong is dating
On Jan. 1, several local media outlets in South Korea reported that Super Junior member Shin Dong-hee, 37, also known as Shindong, is currently in a relationship with a non-celebrity.
According to Soompi, his girlfriend was reportedly an idol trainee in the past, but no longer works in the entertainment industry.
In response, Shindong's Label SJ confirmed that the reports are true.
However, according to the label, the pair do not yet have plans for marriage.
Label SJ confirms that #SuperJunior #Shindong is dating a non-celebrity, but they say that the couple is not up for marriage yet.— KoreanUpdates! (@KoreanUpdates) January 1, 2023
Feels like 2023 starts with so much 💕💕 Congratulations to the couple!https://t.co/Ix0ljUw5d0 #KoreanUpdates RZ pic.twitter.com/mdhGfNiPpp
Shindong, a rapper, singer, dancer and host, is best known for being a member of Super Junior, and its subgroups Super Junior-T and Super Junior-H.
Had previously been in an engagement
According to local media, Shindong was previously engaged to someone else, but the engagement subsequently fell through.
Shindong had announced the breakup with his then-girlfriend in 2014 after publicising his engagement on a South Korean talk show "Strong Heart".
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