Korean stars Lee Dong-gun and Jo Yoon-hee split after 3-year marriage

South Korean celebrity couple Jo Yoon-Hee and Lee Dong-Gun. (Photo: Han Myung-Gu/WireImage)

South Korean celebrity couple Lee Dong-gun and Jo Yoon-hee have divorced after a three-year marriage, The Korea Herald reported on Thursday (28 May).

Jo's management agency, King Kong by Starship, said in a press statement, "Jo Yoon-hee divorced Lee Dong-gun following a divorce settlement at a court in Seoul on May 22."

The two actors married in May 2017 and have one daughter.

Lee, 39, and Jo, 37, starred together in the 2017 drama series The Gentlemen of Wolgyesu Tailor Shop.

Lee has starred in films and TV series, including popular romantic drama Lovers in Paris, as well as Marry Him If You Dare and My Boyfriend Is Type B.

Jo is best known for her roles in the TV series Nine and My Husband Got A Family. .