Gong Yoo Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 20 Aug, 2018
Facts of Gong Yoo
Date of Birth: 1979 , July-10
Age: 39 years old
Birth Nation: South Korea
Height: 6 Feet
Name Gong Yoo
Birth Name Gong Ji-chul
Nationality Korean
Birth Place/City Busan
Ethnicity White
Profession Actor
Net Worth $2 million
Eye Color Dark Brown
Hair Color Black
Weight in KG 74 KG
Married N/A
Education Kyung Hee University
Awards Blue Dragon Film Award Popular Star Award - Male
Movies The Suspect
TV Show Dating Agency: Cyrano
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He is a wonderful actor and his amazing work in TV shows and movies have won millions of hearts all over the globe. He is none other than Gong Ji-Cheol. He is known for his roles in TV dramas such as The 1st Shop of Coffee Prince (2007) and Guardian: The Lonely and Great God (2016–2017), and the films Silenced (2011), Train to Busan (2016) and The Age of Shadows (2016). 

Early Life And Education of Gong Yoo

He was born in the year 1979 on 10th of July. Even at this age, he still looks like a 22-year-old college boy and his cute smile can make anyone fall for him. He was born in a place called Busan which lies in South Korea. He belongs to the ethnicity Asian and nationality South Korean. He has been very dedicated towards his work and he has always made his parents very proud.

Yoo went to the Kyung Hee University for his education and where he achieved a degree in the field of Theater. He has been absolutely amazing in his roles in TV shows and movies and this is the only reason he is the star he is today.

Gong Yoo's Career

He played the role of Hwang Tae-young in a TV series called School 4 in the year 2001 and he really impressed everyone with his work. In the year 2002, he appeared as Park Chan-ho in a TV show called Whenever the Heart Beats and with this role, he was able to win hearts as well.

He also acted as Kim Joon-Pyo in a TV series called Screen in the year 2003. Other TV shows he has really shined in include the likes of Big, Dating Agency: Cyrano, One Fine Day and Biscuit Teach and Star Candy.

He has been absolutely amazing in his movies work as well. He played the role of Lee Jong-soo in a movie called My Tutor Friend in the year 2003 and this can be taken as his debut movie role. Other movies to his credits up to now are Like a Dragon, Secret Agent and The Suspect.

Gong Yoo's Net Worth And Salary

As he has been so successful and so popular, there is no doubt that information on him and his amazing biography can be grabbed from popular wiki sites such as Wikipedia and IMDb.

He has a net worth of $2 million at present and this proves how successful he has been in his career. He is a tall man as he has a good height of 6 feet, which is around 1.82 meters. He might be on Twitter but his account is not verified.     

He has earned many awards including 11th SBS Drama Awards, 25th MBC Drama Awards, 1st Mnet 20's Choice Awards, 26th MBC Drama Awards, and 11th Asian Film Awards.

Gong Yoo's Personal Life

He has managed to keep his personal life very low profile. It seems like he is not married right now which means he does not have a wife.

He has never been through the process of divorce either. According to some sources he is currently single and does not have a girlfriend. He doesn't seem to have children either.

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