Proof that Lee Jong Suk and IU are the Power Couple of Korea’s entertainment industry
Lee Jong Suk and IU’s love story has garnered much attention from the public.
At the end of last year, IU and Lee Jong Suk confirmed they were dating after more than a decade of friendship. The couple’s romance has received support from fans and the public alike. Every move made by the two stars has become a hot topic widely discussed on social media.
Today, IU and Lee Jong Suk continue to be recognized as the most powerful couple in Korea’s entertainment industry, based on the rankings of the most famous actors and singers in South Korea. It is worth noting that these rankings are conducted and evaluated by the Korean International Cultural Exchange Organization (KOFICE). Interestingly, Lee Jong Suk is ranked fifth among the most famous Korean actors, while IU occupies the same position in the list of singers.
The ranking of the most famous Korean actors:
- Lee Min Ho
- Gong Yoo
- Hyun Bin
- Song Hye Kyo
- Lee Jong Suk
The ranking of the most famous Korean singers:
On December 31st of last year, Dispatch unexpectedly released a series of photos of Lee Jong Suk and IU on a date in Japan. Prior to entering into a romantic relationship, the “nation’s little sister” and the top male actor had maintained a close friendship for over 10 years. IU even performed at the wedding of Lee Jong Suk’s younger brother.
Since going public with their relationship on December 31st, although Lee Jong Suk and IU have not appeared together, they have frequently exchanged sweet words for each other during interviews.