Ji Chang-wook Biography

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Date of Birth: 1987 , July-5
Age:30 years old
Birth Nation: South Korea
Birth NameJi Chang-wook
Birth Place/CityAnyang
EthnicitySouth East Asian
Net WorthN/A
Eye ColorBrown
Hair ColorLight brown
Face ColorWhite
Affair withHa Ji-Won.
GirlfriendKim Juri
Music GroupFive fingers OST
Movies: Death Bell 2: Bloody Camp, How to Use Guys with Secret Tips, Sleeping Beauty, The Long Way Home
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Ji Chang-Wook is a well-known South Korean actor, known for playing the leading role of Dong-hae in 2010 South Korean daily television drama, Smile Again from 2010 to 2011. He is also known for her roles in Warrior Baek Dong-soo, Empress Ki, and Healer.

In 2011, 2013, 2014, Wook was nominated for the Drama Awards in the Best New Actor category and Excellence Award.

Early life and education

Ji Chang-Wook was born on 5th July 1987 in Anyang, Gyeonggi Province, South Korea. He belongs to Asian ethnicity/race and holds a Korean nationality.

Wook lives with his family. Additionally, his family always encourages to progress his career. He graduated from the Dankook University.


Chang started his career in musical theater. In 2006, he made his onscreen debut with Days and had a minor role in You Stole My Heart. In 2009, he appeared in My Too Perfect Sons.

Ji got his first major role in the 159-episode daily drama, Smile Again in 2010. He was awarded Best Actor award in a Daily Drama at the KBS Drama Awards for his outstanding performance in Smile Again.

He worked in several dramas and movies such as; Warrior Baek Dong-soo, Bachelor's Vegetable Store,  Five Fingers, Empress Ki, The K2 and much more.

In 2017, Chang starred in the action film, Fabricated City where he portrayed the role of a jobless game addict who becomes a framed murderer.

Personal life

Ji Chang Wook is possibly single at the moment, but he is romantically linked up with his Empress Gi co-star, Ha Ji-Won. However, the couple denied the rumors and referred one another as close friends.

Previously, it was rumored that he dated his Healer co-star, Chang Wook. There was a scene between Chang-Wook and Min-Young where he embraces Park Min-Young and rumors of their relationship spread wider.

Once, he was linked up with former Miss Korea, Kim Juri. The duo was spotted at an event, apart from having a paparazzi moment. Their appearance provoked a rumor of the duo dating each other. They were seen hanging out together for multiple times. The rumors of them being in a relationship is not confirmed to be true.

In an interview, he revealed his ideal type of women. He said,

"My ideal is well-suited code to mine, fun when I have to talk, to listen well to my story, is the person that I also made to better hear it."

He also added, “I like a woman who isn't very tall and have a chemistry.”

Moreover, he describes his view point towards marriage. According to him, getting married is all about when the time is right and his long-term goal is to be a good father.

Net worth

Ji Chang Wook is one of the highest paid k-actor as he charges $42000 dollar per episode. However, his exact net worth has not disclosed yet.