Yeo Jin-goo Age, Wiki, Biography, Wife, Height in feet, Net Worth & Many More

Yeo Jin-goo is a famous South Korean actor and model who mainly works in television shows and series. He is one of the most popular actors who rose to fame for his appearances in movies and television dramas such as A Frozen Flower (2008), Giant (2010), Moon Embracing the Sun (2012), and Missing You (2012). Yeo Jin-goo is best known for playing the title character in the action thriller Hwayi: A Monster Boy (2013), for which he won Best New Actor at the Blue Dragon Film Awards. Yeo began his career as a child actor, debuting in the film Sad Movie (2005). Known as the “Nation’s Little Brother,”Yeo is a talented actor who has gained wide recognition since his childhood. His endearing screen presence earned him the moniker “Nation’s Little Brother.”During his early teenage years, he was the most famous child actor, known for portraying the younger versions of the lead characters on-screen. 

Yeo Jin-goo is one of the most popular actors and models and is known for his lead roles in the films Shoot Me in the Heart (2015), The Long Way Home (2015), and Warriors of the Dawn (2017). He is a talented and hardworking actor who has also starred in the dramas Orange Marmalade (2015), The Royal Gambler (2016), Circle (2017), Reunited Worlds (2017), The Crowned Clown (2019), My Absolute Boyfriend (2019), Hotel del Luna (2019), and Beyond Evil (2021). Yeo made his debut in the 2008 film “Sad Movie” at the age of 8 when he was selected among 150 kids who came for the audition for the same role.

Yeo Jin-goo was born on August 13, 1997, in Seoul into an upper-middle-class family. He is the elder child of his parents. As a child, Yeo grew up with his younger brother, Yeo Tae-gu. Both of them were addicted to television shows and films and wanted to make a career out of that. When Yeo was only 5 years old, he started to work for his dream of becoming an actor. At the same time, he started auditioning for several roles in television shows. After several unsuccessful auditions, he finally got selected for the “Sad Movie,” where he played the role of Park Hwi-chan. Yeo Jin-goo well managed his acting career with his studies, eventually graduating from Namgang high school in 2016 and pursuing his higher education in the Department of Theatre at the prestigious Chung-Ang University in Seoul.

Popular South Korean actor Yeo Jin-goo appeared in the film “Sad Story” in 2005 as an 8-year-old, which paved the way for his future film and TV assignments. After that, in 2006, he got a good opportunity to work in the drama series “I Want to Love.” As a successful actor, he also appeared in two big films in 2008, titled “A Frozen Flower” and “Antique,” and both films went on to become commercial successes. In 2012, Yeo played the role of a young prince in the historical drama “Moon Embracing the Sun,” which turned out to be the defining role of his acting career. The 2013 film “Hwayi: The Monster Boy” was the first time Yeo played a lead role in a film that was a thriller revolving around Yeo won several awards for his portrayal of a confused young man. He received the Blue Dragon Film Award for Best Actor and became the youngest actor in the history of the Blue Dragon Awards to receive such an honor.

In terms of his personal life, he is currently 24 years old and unmarried. Yeo Jin-goo likes to remain secretive about his personal life and says that he hasn’t experienced love ever in his life.

NameYeo Jin-goo
Nick NameJin-goo
ProfessionActor, Model
Date of BirthAugust 13, 1997
Age24 Years (2021)
Birth PlaceSeoul, South Korea
NationalitySouth Korean
HometownSeoul, South Korea
SchoolNamgang high school
CollageChung-Ang University
Debut2005-‘Sad Story’
ReligionChristian
Zodiac SignLeo

Yeo Jin-goo Career

Yeo Jin-goo Films
YearYearYear
2005Sad MoviePark Hwi-chan
2006Sa-kwa
No Mercy for the Rude
young boy
young killer
2007Dance of the Dragonyoung Kwon Tae-san
2008Santamaria
Antique
A Frozen Flower
Kang Da-seong
young Kim Jin-hyuk
young Hong-rim
2013Sky Force 3D
Hwayi: A Monster Boy
Ace
Hwa-yi
2014Mr. Perfect
Tazza: The Hidden Card
Lee Byung-joo
Agui’s pupil
2015Shoot Me in the Heart
The Long Way Home
Lee Soo-myung
Kim Yeong-gwang
2017Warriors of the Dawn
1987: When the Day Comes
Gwanghaegun
Park Jong-chul
Yeo Jin-goo Television series
YearTitleRole
2006I Want to Love
Yeon Gaesomun
Baek Min-hyung
young Kim Heum-soon
2007Queen of the Game
2008Iljimae
Tazza
Gourmet
young Lee Gyeom
young Kim Gon
Hotae
2009Can Anyone Love?
Ja Myung Go
Swallow the Sun
Lee Poo-reum-chan
young Hodong
young Kim Jung-woo
2010The Reputable Family
Giant
young Choi Guk-seon
young Lee Kang-mo
2011Warrior Baek Dong-soo
Deep Rooted Tree
young Baek Dong-soo
teenage Ddol-bok
2012Moon Embracing the Sun
Missing You
young Lee Hwon
young Han Jung-woo
2013Potato Star 2013QR3Hong Hye-sung / Noh Jun-hyuk
2015Orange MarmaladeJung Jae-min
2016The Royal GamblerPrince Yeon-ing
2017Circle
Reunited Worlds
Kim Woo-jin
Sung Hae-sung
SBS
2019The Crowned Clown
My Absolute Boyfriend
Hotel Del Luna
Lee Heon / Ha Seon
Young Goo
Goo Chan-sung
2020Start-UpCameo (episode 16)
2021Beyond EvilHan Joo-won
2022Link: Eat, Love, KillEun Gye-hoon
Yeo Jin-goo Television shows
YearTitle
2012I’m Real, Yeo Jingoo in Italy
2016Giving From Jingoo Oppa
20184 Wheeled Restaurant
2020House on Wheels
2021Girls Planet 999

Yeo Jin-goo Family 

Father Name Name Not Known
Mother Name Yeo Jin-goo
Brother Yeo Tae-gu
Sister None
Wife N/A

Yeo Jin-goo Relationship / Marital Status & Many More 

Marital Status Unmarried
Affairs / Girlfriend Single
Wife/ Spouse N/A
Marriage date N/A
Marriage Place N/A
ChildrenN/A

Yeo Jin-goo Physical Stats

HeightIn Centimeter – 165 cm
In Meter – 1.65 m
In feet & inches – 5’5
WeightIn Kilogram- 54 Kg
In Pounds – 119lbs
Eye ColorBlack
Hair ColorBrown

Yeo Jin-goo Favorite

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Yeo Jin-goo Education 

School Namgang high school
Collage Chung-Ang University
Educational Qualification Graduation

Yeo Jin-goo Net Worth

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Some Unknown facts about Yeo Jin-goo

  • Yeo Jin-goo is a famous South Korean Actor and Model.
  • He starred as Jung Jae-min in the popular teenage vampire series Orange Marmalade
  • He was born and raised in Seoul, South Korea. He has a sibling named Yeo Tae-gu.
  • He and Mina Fujii were both in the cast of the tvN sitcom Potato Star 2013QR3.
  • He appeared in K.Will’s MV for ‘I Need You’ in 2012.
  • He also appeared in Baek Jiyoung’s MV for ‘Still in Love’ in 2014.
  • The hanja for his name is “呂珍九“.
  • He was nicknamed “Nation’s Little Brother”.
  • He is the eldest of two siblings. He has a younger brother named Taegoo born in 2002.
  • The hanja for his name is “呂珍九“.
  • He is a Planet Master (MC) on the survival show by Mnet Girls Planet 999.

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