Below are male stars who chose older women with great consideration and mature charm as their ideal type.
Many men prefer women who are younger than them because they can show off their reliable appearance. However, some are attracted to older women who can comfortably embrace and take care of them. Among famous male stars, many confessed that they like women who are older than them more than younger girls because they wanted to be taken care of.
1. BTOB’s Yook Sung-jae
Yook Sung-jae, who is known for his cute image as a younger man, had mentioned many times that he likes older women. In an interview in the past, Yook Sung-jae said, “My ideal type is women who are older than me. I like someone who has many similarities with me”, cheering for noona fans. Moreover, Yook Sung-jae once made headlines as he selected Suzy, who is one year older than him, as the person he wants to date the most among female idols.
2. Actor Yeo Jin-goo
Appearing on tvN’s “House on Wheels” in 2020, actor Sung Dong-il revealed, “At the lamb skewers restaurant, Jin-goo said he likes older women. I heard he said he could even date someone who is 10 years older than him”. In fact, Yeo Jin-goo pointed out Apink’s Oh Ha-young, who is one year older than him, as his ideal type in 2016. On that broadcast, Yeo Jin-goo showed his cute charm as a younger man whose face turned red when Oh Ha-young’s name was mentioned.
3. Actor Seo Kang-joon
Seo Kang-joon, who is currently serving in the military, also likes older women who have mature charm. The actor guested on tvN’s entertainment show “On-site talk show Taxi” in 2016 and said he was attracted to people who are mature inside. At that time, he drew attention by saying that he easily falls in love with older women and he doesn’t mind dating someone 9 years older than him.
4. WEi’s Kim Yo-han
In 2021, Kim Yo-han appeared on MBC’s “Omniscient Interfering View” and said that he wanted to date someone who is older than him. He shared, “If I date an older woman, I won’t call her noona”. When Yang Se-hyung asked how old could she be, Kim Yo-han replied, “When it comes to love, age doesn’t matter, right?”, making the viewers excited.
5. Kang Ha-neul
In an interview conducted in 2013, Kang Ha-neul confessed that he had always been attracted to older women. His ideal type seems to be an older woman with good manners. The actor also mentioned that he liked nice women. Kang Ha-neul will work alongside Ha Ji-won, an actress 12 years older than him, in KBS2’s drama “Curtain Call”, which is scheduled to air this year.
6. Singer Kang Daniel
In 2017, Kang Daniel guested on KBS2’s “Happy Together 3” and said he liked older women more than younger ones. At that time, Kang Daniel added that his ideal type was someone from whom he can learn many things. Kang Daniel fluttered the hearts of noona fans by revealing that if he had a girlfriend, he wanted to call her “little girl”.
7. Actor Yoo Ah-in
In the past, Yoo Ah-in also confessed that he was attracted to older women. In 2011, he visited SBS PowerFM’s “Choi Hwa-jung’s Power Time” and revealed that he liked actresses Lee Mi-yeon and Lee Mi-sook. Yoo Ah-in, who believes age is not important in love, also added that he can even date someone who is 25 years older than him.