Referring to Choi Ji Woo, the audience will immediately think of the cult “queen of tears” of the Korean screen, the goddess of youth of an entire generation. The beauty born in 1975 made her mark with a series of cult films such as Winter Love Song, Stairway to Heaven, First Love…
Despite having a successful career, Choi Ji Woo is quite troubled in love affairs. Even when she has settled down, her marriage to a 9-year-old young husband is still involved in a series of bad rumors.
Career flourishes, is the number 1 sought-after goddess of the Hallyu wave
Choi Ji Woo was born in 1975 and officially entered the entertainment industry in 1994. Only 2 years later, this beauty attracted attention with her role in the classic movie. First love. Choi Ji Woo’s gentle, pure and sweet beauty caught the eye of many directors and producers. She quickly became a promising name of the Korean screen.
The peak beauty of the “queen of tears” in her youth
By 2002, Choi Ji Woo took Asia by storm with his super product Winter Sonata, paired with actor Bae Yong Joon. This is the opening work for the Hallyu wave “sweeping” across Asia. Also thanks to this work, Choi Ji Woo became an A-class name, attracting a huge fan base throughout Korea and other countries such as Japan, China, Vietnam…
The role in Winter Sonata brought Choi Ji Woo’s name to the top, helping her become famous throughout Asia.
Choi Ji Woo’s reputation is further confirmed by his role in the drama Stairway To Heaven co-starred with actor Kwon Sang Woo. Also from here, she was dubbed the “queen of tears” of the Korean screen. With in-depth acting, Choi Ji Woo made the audience cry without tears. She also specializes in cancer films, best known for her tragedies in the early 2000s. To date, there have been almost no actresses who have surpassed Choi Ji Woo’s reputation in this genre.
Stairway to Heaven is also a peak work in Choi Ji Woo’s career
After the line of tragic films receded, the actress switched to brighter works. Although it was not as successful as the above super products, it did not affect Choi Ji Woo’s reputation. She is still an A-class name, a beauty of thousands of people, sought after by directors and a series of magazines and brands.
U50 and 28 years into the profession, but Choi Ji Woo’s beauty still captivates the audience
A love story with Song Seung Hun and Lee Jin Wook
In an interview many years ago, Choi Ji Woo once said, “I’m a loner”. The showbiz environment, busy life caused her to fail in love affairs, unable to avoid the end of separation and return to loneliness.
During the early years of his career, Choi Ji Woo once had a secret 3-year love affair with actor Song Seung Hun. At that time, no one knew about Choi Ji Woo or Song Seung Hun because they were just rookies. Unfortunately, in 1999, the two had to break up. Youth can not have both love and career, the two stars chose to prioritize career.
Choi Ji Woo and Song Seung Hun’s love story only lasted 3 years
It was only after the information was revealed that the audience was surprised and regretted because the two were extremely matched, in terms of appearance, fame, and status. The two parted peacefully, so many years after meeting again, they were still happy, taking pictures comfortably together like old friends.
After many years, the two can still be as comfortable as old friends
It was not until 2008, when Choi Ji Woo first revealed that her boyfriend was actor Lee Jin Wook – her co-star in City in the Sky. However, the audience had a harsh reaction to the love story of the “queen of tears”. At that time, she was a goddess of ten thousand people, an A-list star while Lee Jin Wook had no name, and was 6 years younger than Choi Ji Woo.
After 3 years of dating, the couple “went their separate ways” under the pressure of public opinion. The love story made Choi Ji Woo hurt and self-identify as a “lonely person”. She confided that she did not want to make her private story public again.
The couple once performed wedding dresses, but this scene did not come true
The marriage that seemed as beautiful as a dream with a young husband 9 years younger turned into a storm
Since breaking up with Lee Jin Wook, Choi Ji Woo has closed herself completely, she only focuses on her career and no longer mentions love affairs. Suddenly, in March 2018, Choi Ji Woo surprised the audience when she announced that she had boarded a flower car. The actress’s husband is the CEO of a phone application company, 9 years younger than Choi Ji Woo.
The actress shared that she hid information about the wedding because she did not want to affect her husband’s business. nymph Winter Sonata officially gave birth to their first daughter in May 2020.
At the age of 43, Choi Ji Woo married a young husband 9 years younger
The thought that Choi Ji Woo had achieved complete happiness, but the storm constantly surrounded her small home. In June 2021, the husband of a famous beauty was “unmasked” by former reporter Kim Yong Ho of the Garo Sero Institute, had a past of being a man, “cuckold” his wife. This took the public by surprise.
This former reporter revealed more shocking information that the CEO’s husband’s career was actually supported by Choi Ji Woo. nymph Winter Sonata Supported money to help her husband open an application business and buy a car for her husband. Not stopping there, Kim Yong Ho further revealed that his husband Choi Ji Woo had an affair, drove the car his wife bought for him, and went to a motel with his mistress.
The “Tear Queen” is also rumored to “fly” with the sisters Han Ye Seul, Han Ga In, Go So Young, Cha Ye Ryun, who used to be the president in Las Vegas, USA. In response to the series of rumors mentioned above, YG Entertainment confirmed that Choi Ji Woo is living a happy life, expressing hope that people will not continue to spread baseless information.
Rare image of Choi Ji Woo’s young husband
This man is said to “cuckold” his wife, taking his mistress to the motel
It seemed that the storm had passed, but recently, Choi Ji Woo was suspected of being a female star in her 40s who was stabbed by her husband, nearly 10 years younger, with a knife in front of her house. The incident happened on the morning of June 14 in Ward Itaewon, Yongsan District, Seoul. The actress was taken to the emergency room, and the husband was arrested on charges of murder. Many people believe that the age of Choi Ji Woo and her young husband coincides with the actress in the incident, and called her name in the comments.
Currently, the management company has not made an official statement, but Choi Ji Woo has implicitly denied the rumors on his personal page. She posted a photo of thanking flowers and gifts from the brand, but this move still made the public sell suspiciously.
Choi Ji Woo posted a photo that implicitly denied the rumors, but netizens continued to talk about it
The fact that the rumors were not clarified has seriously affected the reputation of the actress. The audience hopes that the once-popular “queen of tears” is still really happy with her young husband and first daughter.
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