Kim Yong Joons control agency, CJ EM, showed that the Kim Yong Joon was dating a non-celebrity, having begun their relationship recently.Yet information technology was reluctant in revealing anything else more, declaring that Kim Yong Joon did no longerneed it.Bae retired from acting after 2007, but remains active as the chairman of management agency Key East.
Bae previously dated commercial/music video director Lee Sa-kang in 2004, and chaebol heiress Koo So-hee from September 2013 to February 2015 (Koo is the daughter of LS Industrial Systems vice chairman Koo Ja-kyun).
He and actress Park Soo-jin announced their engagement in May 2015 and married on July 27, 2015 at the Sheraton Grande Walkerhill Hotel.
He next published a photo book The Image: Volume 1 in 2004, which sold 100,00 copies.
Afterwards he worked with director Hur Jin-ho in April Snow (2005), about a stage lighting director who discovers his wife's infidelity when she becomes comatose after a near-fatal car accident with her lover.
A melodrama about first love, lost memory and unknown family ties, Winter Sonata became an unprecedented success in Asia and more than 20 countries, particularly in Japan.
Bae gained a tremendous fan base among Japanese middle-aged women, who dubbed him with the honorific nickname Yon-sama ( His performance received Best New Actor accolades from the Blue Dragon Film Awards and the Baeksang Arts Awards.
Right before the wedding, Bae Yong Joon uploaded a post on his Instagram revealing how he feels about tying the know with his beau. I'm nervous yet happy," with a picture of him with soon-to-be wife Park Soo Jin. The newlywed plans to honeymoon somewhere below the equator along with a couple of fellow mates from their label Key East.
To the fans who couldn't witness firsthand his marriage, he wrote, "The congratulations and concern from family members are always a great strength to me. But I will remember the love I learned from you all and from now on, do my best as the head of a family.
Bae Yong-joon (born August 29, 1972) is a South Korean actor and businessman.
He starred in numerous television dramas, notably Winter Sonata which became one of the major proponents of the Korean Wave.
The wedding was said to have proceeded without disturbances from the outside with any unauthorized entry strictly prohibited. Around 200 fans, including those from Japan, sought out the wedding as well.