Lee Jung-jae is a talented South Korean actor and model who is currently in the spotlight for his portrayal of Seong Gi-hun / Ki-hoon in the Netflix South Korean survival drama television series titled Squid Game, aired on September 17, 2021.
Other than that, he is notably known for his amazing performance in An Affair (1998), Triple (2009), The Face Reader (2013), Assassination (2015), Chief of Staff (2019), among many more.
Jung-jae has been relishing a wonderful acting career for a long time. However, it isn’t the only good thing running in his life as he also has a blissful relationship with Lim Se-ryung [also referred to as Im Se-ryung by some outlets, a South Korean businesswoman.
Lee Jung-jae’s Relationship with Lim Se-ryung
The rumors of Jung-jae dating Se-ryung began in 2010 when a Korean news source reported that the two were heading towards the Philippines on a vacation.
However, none of them confirmed or denied the speculations at that time. As years passed, the rumors continued to rise. Finally, five years after the gossips were first initiated, in 2015, the actor went public with his relationship with his businesswoman partner.
Since then, the duo’s relationship has been known to the public and their togetherness has grown more. But, as none of them are available on any social media handles, not much information could be grabbed on their relationship.
Nonetheless, the boyfriend-girlfriend pair has been spotted multiple times making public appearances. One such instance was in March 2019, when the actor accompanied his girlfriend at the Art Basel Exhibition in Hong Kong.
Furthermore, there are no reports of the two sharing the wedding vows and having kids of their own.
Before being in a romantic relationship with his current girlfriend, Jung-jae was dating a fellow South Korean actress named Kim Min-hee. They began dating in 2003 and parted ways three years later, in 2006.
Who Is Lee Jung-jae’s Girlfriend, Lim Se-ryung?
Se-ryung is a South Korean businesswoman and the heiress of the Korean food giant Daesang Group — she is also the vice chairwoman of the group and holding company.
She is the eldest daughter of businessman Im Chang-ug and his wife Park Hyun-joo. Her father is the chairman of Daesang Group. Apart from her parents, she has a sister named Im Sang-min.
Born in 1977, she celebrates her birthday on the 13th of August every year. This year, she turned 44-year-old. She was born and raised in Seoul, South Korea.
Furthermore, before she began dating Jung-jae, she was in a marital relationship with Lee Jae-yong, a South Korean business magnate and present chairman of Samsung. They tied the knots in 1998 and ended their marriage in 2009.
From her marriage with him, she has a son named Lee Ji-ho (b. December 14, 2000) and a daughter named Lee Won-ju (b. March 27, 2004).
Lee Jung-jae’s Upcoming Projects
The 48-year-old actor presently has no acting projects lined up. It looks like he was busy with his recent gig, Squid Game, and hasn’t given many thoughts on upcoming ones.
Speaking more of his recent gigs, in 2019, he portrayed the role of K.O. in the movie Lakewood Plaza Turbo. In 2020, he only appeared in one acting project, Deliver Us from Evil as Ray.
His very new gig was Netflix’s Squid Game, which premiered on September 17, 2021. Currently, the show has taken over the world and has been on trending.