Jo Jung Suk is known as a South Korean actor, whose acting skills cannot be underestimated by the viewership strong presence was already assured even, when he was still taking supporting roles be it in television series films or musical theater shows, which have been the medium, he has grown in as an actor. He has been recognized for his outstanding acting skills and charming characters in each of his projects his white acting spectrum has allowed viewers to get immersed in the stories, he’s also well known for his ad-libs to check out these
10 True Facts You Probably Didn’t Know About Jo Jung Suk
1 He Wanted To Become a Professional Guitarist
Jo Jung Suk loved playing classic guitars much that he stayed behind two extra years after high school trying to pass the college entrance exam with scores, that would get him into the music school of his dreams, it was the pastor at his church, who saw his potential as an actor soon after convinced by the pastor recommendation. Jo Jung Suk traded in his dream of pursuing a musical career for an acting one, he went on to study theater at the prestigious soul institute of the arts and debuted in 2004 with a musical.
2 He Began As a Musical Actor
Not only can he act play guitar and dance, but he can also sing very well as a musical actor in his early career. He obviously had to sing songs between the dialogue and scenes in which he spoke words those who know him as a drama and film actor, may be surprised to know, he acted in a total of 25 musicals during his first nine years as an actor. Jo Jung Suk first gained popularity as a musical actor starring in his Dwiggreece, blood brothers, and others.
3 His Screen Popularity Started on Architecture 101
Jo Jung Suk gained screen popularity through his role in the movie architecture 101. Jo Jung Suk was praised for portraying his character, so well that even other celebrities thought that was what he was like in real life the famous scene in the movie is when he was explaining how to kiss.
Jo Jung Suk has a cute little quirk that can not be hidden his longtime fans noticed that his ears burn up in tomato red color when he shoots intimate scenes with his female stars and all of his rom-com series featuring kiss scenes like oh my ghost and doesn’t dare to dream his ears can be bespotted on fire.
5 He Voluntarily Reduces His Payment
For acting in hospital playlist on May 2020 a media outlet reported Jo Jung Suk voluntarily reduced his appearance fee of 90 million one to one hundred million on approximately seventy-three thousand eight hundred dollars to eighty-two thousand dollars per episode to seventy million won approximately 57 400 per episode. He is placing significance on his participation in the hospital playlist itself insiders from the drama industry explained.
“As the number one actor for casting and dramas, Jo Jung Suk usually receives around 90 million won to 100 million won per episode.”
“But due to his trust in producing director shin Won Ho and writer Lee Woo Jung, he voluntarily reduced his appearance fee.”
“This kind of actor is really rare and he’s becoming a great role model on set. It’s rare to see an actor of Jo Jung Suk’s brand power voluntarily takinga pay cut. He’s a really great, loyal actor.”
6 He Pushed For Jeon Mi Do’s Casting In Hospital Playlist
In May 2019 joe was eating a meal with PD shin won and writer Eu jong of hospital playlist they told him that there was someone they’d spoken to about the show whose acting was amazing but he was unsure if the cast’s balance would be right after PD shin said that it was john meadows joe said
“oh that’s incredible. I was planning to suggest that you should audition Jeon Mi Do.”
They never acted together before but he was amazed when he saw one of john meadows musical performances on stage he said
“I saw her perform once. She was the only thing I saw. She was really amazing, I was very surprised. I’d heard a lot about how she’s good, but when I saw her perform I was keeping an eye on her.”
“I was curious and thinking, what would it be like if she was on screen? and also she’s a new face.”
7 He Got Choked Up That He Couldn’t Say Some Lines
In the hospital, playlist joe starred and hit Korean drama hospital playlist as a surgeon he ate June to prepare for the role he said that he visited a hospital and watched doctors interact with patients he also said that those experiences helped him a lot when it came to filming instead of focusing on playing a doctor in itself he tried to focus on what Leah June would be like as a doctor in an interview with Osun. He said
“Within the job of a doctor, there are many different types of people, from those who give warm comfort to those who are blunt and honest.”
“There are scenes when I had to talk to patients. At times, I got so choked up that I couldn’t say the lines. I couldn’t look the patient in the eye.”
“I’m just playing a role, but I couldn’t help thinking, what if I was the patient in that situation? At that moment, I could deeply relate to the feelings of doctors and patients.”
8 He Was Deemed Unfit to Serve In The Army
All Korean men are required to complete their military service after a certain age but that doesn’t mean there aren’t exceptions there are certain circumstances that quality meant to be exempt from having to fulfill their service. Jo Jung Suk never enlisted to complete his military duty because he didn’t need eligibility after his father passed away his family became financially unstable and as the only son available and responsible for taking care of his mother he was deemed unfit to serve in the.
9 He Has A Terrified Brother
In a previous episode of knowing bros joe revealed that he has always been terrified of his oldest brother who used to be a professional boxer once, when he was a high school senior he spent the whole night out with his friends and came home the next morning when he was greeted by his boxer brother according to his memory of the day his brother followed him into his rooms at him down and said exactly this
Do you know why I’m not beating you up right now? It’s because I don’t want to kill you. So you better behave yourself.”
Jo Jung Suk playfully added that he never ever dared to cause trouble again.
10 His Wife Is Singer Gummy
Back in February 2015 media outlets reported that he was going out with solo female singer gummy, they were stated to have been dating since 2013. soon after the revelation of their relationship gummy appeared on KBS’s happy together and the question regarding Jo Jung Suk was inevitably asked making her face turns red
“It is a good thing that I do not have to lie about not having a boyfriend since I revealed my relationship with Jo Jung Suk.”
Even if I were to go back in time and had another chance. I would reveal a relationship again they got married in October 2018, after five years of dating and gummy gave birth to their first child in august 2020.