Taecyeon posted on his Instagram on July 1. He said, "I apologize to everyone who must have been surprised and upset by the sudden news. I contemplated what I should say so I apologize for the delay."
He continued to say, "I know very well that you all worry for me and care about me. That is why I was able to continue my career with 2PM and also my career as an actor. Just as I had done before, I will give my best efforts to do everything well. Please, continue to support me. Thank you for always cheering for me even though I am lacking."
On June 23rd, Taecyeon admitted to the dating rumors through his company. His company revealed that "Taecyeon, himself, has confirmed that he is dating a non-celebrity."
Meanwhile, Taecyeon was discharged from the military service in May of last year after completing services. He recently starred in the MBC drama 'The Game: Towards Zero'. He is now focusing on the film 'Hansan: The Rise of the Dragon'.