Before she became Tyler Kwon's girlfriend, Jessica Jung had several dating rumors with male K-pop idols that come from either SM Entertainment or other agencies. One of the most surprising rumors she had is with 2PM Taecyeon. Continue reading to know what happened.
Did Jessica Jung Become 2PM Taecyeon's Girlfriend?
Back in November 2010, rumors about Jessica Jung and 2PM member Taecyeon frequently spotted watching movies together surfaced online. Some people claimed that they saw the two cuddling throughout the film. There were also several posts stating the two were seen enjoying a meal together at a restaurant.
One person who alleged to have worked at Megabox, one of the biggest movie theaters in Seoul, wrote in a post that he saw many celebrity couples watching movies together, including Jessica Jung and Taecyeon.
In August 2011, dating rumors involving former Girls' Generation member Jessica and 2PM Taecyeon continued to circulate.
On Aug. 14, several pictures of the two in a secret coffee date in Japan were uploaded to an online community board. In the images titled, "Taecyeon-Jessica, Spotted together having a date in Japan," the two celebrities were seen ordering beverages at a coffee shop in Tokyo. The two were assumed to be done with their respective schedules as they were wearing casual outfits.
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After the photos were posted, SM Entertainment and JYP Entertainment both released an official statement, denying the dating rumors of Jessica Jung and Taecyeon.
The two companies clarified that the two stars are known to be good friends. Girls' Generation and 2PM have always been close because they frequently promote and perform during the same period.
They added that Jessica and Taecyeon did meet for some tea after completing their respective activities in Japan, and that they are just happy to see one another in the country.
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In November 2011, the former Girls' Generation member spoke about the rumors when she appeared as a guest on MBC's "Golden Fishery - Radio Star."
Jessica Jung said that 2PM member Taecyeon is just a friend. She added that they met up in Japan to just have a stroll around the town and buy some drinks. She stressed that it wasn't a date but just a hang-out with a friend. They admitted that they did meet alone but they are just companions.
Two years later, in May, Taecyeon personal explained his dating rumor with the former Girls' Generation member on MBC's "Radio Star."
2PM Taecyeon said that he was in Japan for work, and when he learned that Jessica Jung was in Japan, he thought they should meet for coffee.
Jessica Jung Relationship Status
Many people are aware that Jessica Jung is currently in a relationship with Tyler Kwon, who is the head of a company, called Coridel Entertainment, the management agency of the former Girls' Generation member.
Jessica only made her relationship with Tyler public in 2016 after initially denying their dating rumors that first surfaced online in 2014.
In an interview with the Korean media outlet Star News in 2016, Jessica Jung said that she has been dating Tyler Kwon for over three years, and that he is the one he dated the longest among the guys she dated so far.
The former Girls' Generation member described Kwon as a smart and intelligent person.
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Written by Mhaliya Scott