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Who Is Kim Hyun Joong Dating 2012

Kim Hyun Joong Is Not Dating Bae Yong Joon
Kim Hyun Joong Is Not Dating Bae Yong Joon

Kim Hyun Joong Is Not Dating Bae Yong Joon

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The trip took place shortly after Bae Yong Joon denied rumors that he was marrying his current girlfriend, Go Soo Hee. It was rumored that Bae traveled to Jeju Island to see her, but he said that he went to congratulate Kim Hyun Joong on the successful completion of the drama "Inspiring Generation."

"We talked about the future while having drinks and I listened to his advice on what to do and what not to do," said Kim Hyun Joong. "We had fun hanging out, we were on the same wavelength."

Kim Hyun Joong On Love, Dating And Marriage, “I Don’t Think I Will Get Married”
Kim Hyun Joong On Love, Dating And Marriage, “I Don’T Think I Will Get Married”

Kim Hyun Joong On Love, Dating And Marriage, “I Don’t Think I Will Get Married”

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He continued, "By the time I finish my army duties, I will be 35 years old. I used to think that it"s a must to get married, but over time, I changed my mind. I don"t think I can commit to the responsibilities of having a family because I love working too much. I think I would consider marriage only when I stop being an actor."

"At my age, I only want to date freely. I don"t want to hold someone back with an immature love. Instead of planning over-the-top events and surprises, I want to just have meals with her and hold hands while walking. Ordinary relationships are better," he added.

He also said, "I will never go public with a relationship unless I plan on getting married to the woman. She will lose so much if we admit our relationship but then break up. This is a way of showing my respect to the other person."

Kim Hyun Joong Talks about Dating and Marriage
Kim Hyun Joong Talks About Dating And Marriage

Kim Hyun Joong Talks about Dating and Marriage

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The reporter asked Kim Hyun Joong, born in 1986 and inexorably approaching 30, about his plans for marriage. The actor immediately replied that he doesn’t think he will be able to, smiling. He said, “Once I finish my military service, get out, and do this and that, don’t you think I’ll be over about 35? A long time ago, I thought I would definitely get married one day, but now I’m not so sure. I like my work so much I don’t think I could be completely devoted to my family. If, one day, I’m met with a dilemma about acting, singing, and holding concerts, I’ll get married then.”

Then what about dating? Kim Hyun Joong said straightforwardly, “If I said I don’t, it would be a lie. I had a girlfriend that I was meeting in secret about a year ago, but I’m not dating anyone right now.” He then explained the difference in his views on dating between him in his early twenties and his late twenties. “Before, like children, I thought that If we said ‘let’s date,’ we were dating. But now, that’s not the case. (Now,) I think there’s a time when sparks fly. Although my older friends say that eventually even that becomes meaningless…”

“When I filmed dramas, I used to think that it was permitted dating. I really liked that, including the feeling of having to accept ‘breaking up’ when the drama was over. Because you’re living in another world. I think that’s one of the things I really like about this recent drama [‘Age of Feeling’],” referring to the love triangle in the show.

Kim Hyun Joong Admits To Dating Secretly
Kim Hyun Joong Admits To Dating Secretly

Kim Hyun Joong Admits To Dating Secretly

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"I noticed that when people date publicly and breakup, it"s usually the woman who suffers for it," he said. "I don"t think there"s any need for a woman who may later marry someone else to have the title of my woman following them. If I"m not going to marry that person, I will never go public with the relationship out of respect for that person"s life."

But the older he gets the more he thinks that marriage may not be an option for him. At 27, he still has to fulfill his military duty and has plans for his career.

"If I do everything I want to, I will be over 35 years old," he said. "In the past I thought I really will get married but now I don"t have the confidence that it would work. I love work so much I"m not sure I will be able to put my family first. If a conflict comes up with a drama, singing or a concert, then I will probably choose that."

Kim Hyun Joong dishes on dating, marriage and Jin Se Yeon
Kim Hyun Joong Dishes On Dating, Marriage And Jin Se Yeon

Kim Hyun Joong dishes on dating, marriage and Jin Se Yeon

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But his recent appearance in “Inspiring Generation” and his onscreen relationship with Jin Se Yeon has changed his ideas about the kind of girl he might date or even marry. In the past when he dated his focus was on winning a girl”s heart, then taking care of her and doing what he could to make her comfortable. But he came to like the way Jin Se Yeon”s character nurtured his.

“I used to have to like girls before they liked me, but when I did “Inspiring Generation,” I thought for the first time that I could be swayed by a girl who treats me well. It was nice to have a pretty girl who cared for me and treated me nicely. Although I do have to like the girl, when I watched Ok Ryeon, I began to think that I should marry this kind of girl.”

Kim Hyun Joong talks about idol life and dating in an interview with Sport Seoul
Kim Hyun Joong Talks About Idol Life And Dating In An Interview With Sport Seoul

Kim Hyun Joong talks about idol life and dating in an interview with Sport Seoul

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“If I were to become an idol again, I don”t think I would be able to do it… Since idols are not considered as singers, in the U.S you think of *NSYNC as artists, but in our country and Japan, [the general public] does not consider idols as artists and their image is restricting.”

“Idols can date too ,but I think at one point, we were brainwashed into thinking that idols can”t date… Even if idols act, they have a disadvantage because of their idol background, and even if they buy a car, people make sarcastic remarks. I think there is that stereotype concerning idols… Although they are young, they are also human and should be acknowledged as people of this culture so it”s unfortunate.”

“I used to like girls who I liked [instead of the other way around], but as I did “Generation of Youth“, I thought for the first time that I can be swayed by a girl who treats me well… I felt it was nice to have a pretty girl who treats me and takes care of me well… Although I am the type to have to like a girl first to like her at all, as I observed Ok Ryun (Jin Se Yeon), I felt that I should marry this kind of girl.”

Kim Hyun Joong Gives His Opinion On Dating
Kim Hyun Joong Gives His Opinion On Dating

Kim Hyun Joong Gives His Opinion On Dating

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He said, "Idols can be in relationships, too, but at one point there was a time when they said that idols shouldn"t date. When idols act, there"s an uncertainty just because they"re "idols". Even when they buy cars, the public turns it around and says that "the idol bought a car". There"s a pre-fixed notion about idols. It"s true that idols are young, but they"re also cultured people in this land. It"s unfortunate." He drew attention with his honest feelings.

The interview then naturally led to how he feels about celebrities dating. He said, "Originally I used to like favoring a girl, but for the first time while filming "Inspiring Generation", I felt that I could get attracted to a girl who can treat me well." In "Inspiring Generation," Ok Ryeon (Jin Se Yeon) has a crush on Shin Jung Tae (Kim Hyun Joong), and stays by his side while showing unconditional love to him.

Kim Hyun Joong said, "I felt that it must be nice to have such a pretty girl care for me and treat me well. I"m the type that likes the girl more, but watching Ok Ryeon, I felt realized I should marry a girl like her (who likes me more)."

Kim Hyun Joong talks about the rumors of himself dating After School’s UEE
Kim Hyun Joong Talks About The Rumors Of Himself Dating After School’S Uee

Kim Hyun Joong talks about the rumors of himself dating After School’s UEE

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Kim Hyun Joong recently conducted an interview with Star Today, where he denied all the rumors, saying, “It’s not true at all. To be honest, I trusted these rumors out of instinct. But now that I became one of the subjects, I realized they’re not believable. I heard through the rumors that I was dating UEE, and we laughed together when we saw it. After that, the staff kept teasing us, so I jokingly said ‘she’s my girlfriend’, and that became the fuel for another round of rumors. It’s a scary world.”

2PM, EXO, SUPER JUNIOR, and Kim Hyun Joong name as the winners for Tower Records Japan’s ‘K-POP LOVERS! AWARDS 2012′
2Pm, Exo, Super Junior, And Kim Hyun Joong Name As The Winners For Tower Records Japan’S ‘K-Pop Lovers! Awards 2012′

2PM, EXO, SUPER JUNIOR, and Kim Hyun Joong name as the winners for Tower Records Japan’s ‘K-POP LOVERS! AWARDS 2012′

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Tower Records Japan‘s ‘K-POP LOVERS! AWARDS 2012‘ has officially released the list of nominees and winners.

The winners were chosen for their total sales from all Tower Records stores as well as polls conducted through Facebook and mixi.

Kim Hyun-joong Garners Four Awards at ‘Yahoo! Asia Buzz Awards 2012’
Kim Hyun-Joong Garners Four Awards At ‘Yahoo! Asia Buzz Awards 2012’

Kim Hyun-joong Garners Four Awards at ‘Yahoo! Asia Buzz Awards 2012’

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The agency stated, “This achievement marks the fourth consecutive year of his being awarded since 2009. This year’s ‘Most Popular Artist of the Decade’ award was the result of a poll featuring beloved artists in Asia since 2003, and it is an honorable award that holds a lot of meaning.”

The idol garnered an impressive total of 1.35 million votes to achieve the ‘Asia Top Buzz Solo Artist’ award, which is three times the number of votes for competing nominees.

Kim Hyun-joong released his first full-length Japanese album, ‘Unlimited‘, on Dec. 12 and rose to the top of the Oricon daily chart. The music video for his title song, “Save Today“, ranked number one on Chinese music video site, YinYueTai.