Bride-to-be Kim Hyo-jin and her fiance Yoo Ji-tae
By Chung Ah-young
Actor Yoo Ji-tae, 35, and actress Kim Hyo-jin, 27, will tie the knot Dec. 2 after five years together, Namu Actors, Kim’s agency, said. However, the venue and other details have not been decided.
Yoo and Kim first met in a fashion commercial advertisement in 2003 and have kept the relationship going over the last five years since late 2006. After the public learned of their relationship, the couple has appeared together at various events.
Kim openly expressed her love for Yoo in a recent photo shoot for a fashion magazine, while Yoo revealed his plans to marry her when he appeared on the MBC talk show “Golden Fishery” in March last year.
Yoo made his debut in the film “Bye June” in 1998 and has starred in numerous films, such as “Attack the Gas Station” in 1999, “Ditto” in 2000, “Oldboy” in 2003 and “Antarctic Journal” in 2005. The actor has extended his scope by directing his own film “How Does the Blind Dream?” in 2005.
Kim started her career as a fashion model when she was a high school student and first appeared on the MBC television sitcom “Non Stop” in 2000. Since then, she has been cast in dramas such as “RNA,” “Magic” and “I Am Happy,” and recently “Mary Stayed Out All Night.”
배우 유지태와 김효진이 5년 교제 끝에 12월 결혼한다.
21일 유지태의 소속사 GTB엔터테인먼트와 김효진의 소속사 나무엑터스에 따르면 두 사람은 오는 12월 2일 결혼하기로 결정했다.
나무엑터스 관계자는 "김효진의 개인적인 일이어서 12월 2일 결혼하기로 한 것 외에는 우리도 자세히 아는 바가 없다"고 밝혔다.
결혼식장은 아직 미정으로 두 배우는 최근 양가 상견례를 마치고 결혼 및 관련 사항을 조율 중인 것으로 알려졌다.
한편 2007년 초부터 교제를 시작한 것으로 알려진 유지태와 김효진은 이후 꾸준히 연인 관계를 유지해왔다.