If you are a fan of South Korean films and dramas, then the name Park Seo Joon may not be new to you. He has graced our screen in most of our favorite comedies and movies. Some of the famous television shows he had featured in include Dream High 2, A Witch's Love, and Kill Me, Heal Me.
The celebrate South Korean actor Park Seo Joon is perhaps one of the most talented actors in the South Korean entertainment industry. Since making his entertainment debut in 2011, he has starred in numerous television series and movies. His exemplary skills have earned him not only fame but a substantial income as well.
Park Seo Joon profile summary
- Birth name: Park Yong-Kyu
- Nickname: Joon
- Date of birth: December 16th, 1988
- Park Seo Joon age: 31 years
- Park Seo Joon birthday: December 16th
- Horoscope: Sagittarius
- Place of birth: Seoul, South Korea
- Nationality: South Korean
- Gender: Male
- Occupation: Actor, model, singer, and MC
- Years active: 2011-present
- Religion: Atheist
- Park Seo Joon height: 6 feet 1 inch or 185 cm
- Weight: 152 pounds or 69 kg
- Blood group: AB
- Hair color: Brown
- Eye color: Brown
- Marital status: Not married
- S*xual orientation: Straight
- Agency: Awesome Talent Agency
Park Seo Joon biography
The South Korean artist was born on December 16th, 1988, in Seoul, South Korea, as Park Yong-Kyu. He is the eldest child in a family of three brothers. Park attended An-Nam High School, and upon graduating, he joined the Seoul Institute of the Arts.
His passion for acting manifested early in his life. While he was in middle school, the young Park joined the animation club. His interest grew more robust in high school. During free time and after school, he and a company of friends would attend the acting academy.
It is in the acting academy that Park developed a dream of being an actor. He then decided to join the Seoul Institute of the Arts to major in acting after high school.
Park enlisted for the mandatory military service in 2008 when he was 19 years. He was discharged in 2010.
The actor made his debut in the Entertainment industry in 2011. He featured in the music video of a song by Bang Yong-Guk dubbed I Remember.
His acting debut came a year later when he acted in a television drama called Dream High 2, which aired in 2012. He starred alongside prominent actors and actresses such as Kang So Ra, Jiyeon, SISTAR's Hyolyn, JB, and Jinwoon.
In 2014, the multi-talented artist landed a lead role in A Witch's Love. He acted together with the Uhm Jung Hwa. Between October 2013 and April 2015, Park hosted Music Bank.
His career breakthrough came in 2015 when he starred in two television shows, Kill Me, Heal Me and She Was Pretty. His popularity rose after his notable roles in these two dramas.
Throughout his illustrious career, the celebrated actor has featured in several movies and television series. He has as well won numerous awards and gained recognition.
Park Seo Joon dramas
Below are the television shows he has acted.
- Itaewon Class in 2020 as Park Sae-Ro-Yi
- Why Secretary Kim in 2018 as Lee Young-Joon
- Fight for My Way in 2017 as Go Dong-man
- Hwarang: The Poet Warrior Youth between 2016 to 2017 as Moo Myung / Kim Sun-woo
- She Was Pretty in 2015 as Ji Sung-Joon
- Kill Me, Heal Me in 2015 as Oh Ri-On
- Mama in 2014 as older Han Geu-Roo
- Witch’s Romance in 2014 as Yoon Dong-Ha
- One Warm Word in 2013 as Song Min-Soo
- Drama Festival “Sleeping Witch in 2013 as Kim Him-Chan
- Pots of Gold in 2013 as Park Hyun-Tae
- Shut Up Family in 2012 as Cha Seo-Joon
- Dream High 2 in 2012 as Si-Woo
Park Seo Joon movies
The list of films Park has acted is shown below.
- Dream in 2020 as Yoon Hong-Dae
- The Divine Fury in 2019 as Yong-Hoo
- Be with You (cameo) in 2018 as Ji-Ho
- Midnight Runners in 2017 as Ki Joon
- Real in 2017 as the dressed-up bodyguard
- The Beauty Inside in 2015 as Woo-Jin
- The Chronicles of Evil in 2015 as Detective Cha Dong Jae
- Perfect Game in 2011 as Chil Goo
Awards and achievements
The South Korean actor has won numerous awards. Below are some of the most notable awards and nominations.
- In the 6th Korea Drama Awards in 2013, he won the Best New Actor for his role in Pots of Gold.
- In 2014, Park won the Best Style of the Year during the 7th Herald Donga Lifestyle Awards.
- During the 22nd SBS Drama Awards in 2014, he was awarded the New Star Award for his role in One Warm Word.
- His role in The Chronicles Of Evil earned his the Popular Star Award during the 36th Blue Dragon Film Awards.
- In 2015 he won the Best Fashion on TV during the 1st Fashionista Awards for his character in She Was Pretty.
- At the 34th MBC Drama Awards in 2015, he won the Excellence Award, Popularity Award (Actor), and Top 10 Stars Award for his roles in She Was Pretty and Kill Me, Heal Me.
- At the same event, he won Best Couple alongside Ji Sung for their role in Kill Me, Heal Me.
- In 2017 he was named the Best New Actor at the 54th Grand Bell Awards for his role in Midnight Runners.
- At the 37th Korean Association of Film Critics Awards in 2017, he won the Best New Actor for his role in Midnight Runners.
- He also won the Popular Star Award his role in Midnight Runners during the 6th Korean Film Actors Association Awards in 2017.
- During the 2nd Asia Artist Awards in 2017, he won the Fabulous Award and Best Star Award for his role in Fight For My Way.
- In the same year, Park was awarded the Excellence Award, Netizen Award, Best Couple Award(alongside Kim Ji Won) during the 31st KBS Drama Awards for his role in Fight For My Way.
- In 2018 he won the Best New Actor during the 9th Korea Film Reporters Association Film Awards for his significant role in Midnight Runners.
- At the KBS World Global Fan Awards in 2018, he was awarded the Best Couple Award alongside Kim Ji Won for his role in Fight For My Way.
- He also won the Outstanding Korean Actor in 2018 at the 13th Seoul International Drama Awards for Fight For My Way.
Who is Park Seo Joon girlfriend?
The South Korean actor is not dating anyone at the moment. He is busy and focused on his acting career. However, there have existed numerous dating rumors linking him to prominent actresses in the South Korean entertainment industry.
Park Seo Joon dating rumors
In 2015, Park Seo-Joon was rumored to be dating Baek Jin-hee. The pair starred together in Pots of Gold. They acted as a young couple who were young and immature.
The chemistry between them in the drama was so strong to go unnoticed by their fans. So dating rumors were almost everywhere during that time. However, both their talent agencies denied the rumors.
In 2019, Park Seo-Joon and Park Min-young were said to be dating. The two were co-actors in What’s Wrong with Secretary Kim? In the television show, the acted like a couple. They performed so well that viewers though there were seeing each other in real life. Awesome Talent Agency later denied the rumors.
Instagram, Facebook and Twitter accounts
The actor is an active member of social media. He has an Instagram and Twitter accounts which have a considerable following. You can check out for Park Seo Joon pictures and updates using the link below.
The South Korean actor, model, and singer Park Seo Joon, is, without a doubt, one of the most famous actors in the country as well as in the world. He is indeed a role model for many young and upcoming artists.