On June 26, Korean media reported that former CSJH member Grace Stephanie Kim is dating a former American baseball player. According to the source, the singer’s boyfriend is a famous baseball player, Brady Anderson.
Stephanie and Brady Anderson first met in 2012. At this time, former CSJH members are working at the Los Angeles ballet troupe. The two maintained a friendship for 8 years and only just went into love earlier this year.
The information quickly attracted the attention and mixed opinions of the Korean audience. The reason for conflicting opinions comes from the age gap between the female singer and her boyfriend. Stephanie Kim was born in 1987, meanwhile, Brady Anderson was born in 1964. The two are 23 years apart – the gap is too great according to Korean cultural conception. Additionally, Anderson never married but had a 16-year-old stepdaughter. “Why would a beautiful person like Stephanie choose to date someone worthy of her father’s age?”, “23 years apart, so shocking”, “Brady Anderson is at an age where he can be promoted.” , “I hope this is not the case of a rich white man playing with the affection of a young Asian girl”, “They have been friends for eight years before deciding to fall in love. I really hope Stephanie be happy “… is some comments from Korean netizens.
Not only did she sing well, Stephanie danced well. The female idol studied ballet in the US since a young age, was invited to join the Boston ballet troupe. Her management company gave her the stage name “Thien Vu” because of her impression of her dancing skills. During the peak of her career in 2005-2007, the 33-year-old singer was named “the sexiest female beauty showbiz”. In 2010, CSJH The Grace suspended operations due to Stephanie injury. Two years later, she debuted as a solo singer and continued to pursue a sexy image.