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.
|Date of Birth||August 13, 1997|
|Age||24 Years (2021)|
|Birth Place||Seoul, South Korea|
|Hometown||Seoul, South Korea|
|School||Namgang high school|
Yeo Jin-goo Career
Yeo Jin-goo Films
|2005||Sad Movie||Park Hwi-chan|
No Mercy for the Rude
|2007||Dance of the Dragon||young Kwon Tae-san|
A Frozen Flower
young Kim Jin-hyuk
|2013||Sky Force 3D|
Hwayi: A Monster Boy
Tazza: The Hidden Card
|2015||Shoot Me in the Heart|
The Long Way Home
|2017||Warriors of the Dawn|
1987: When the Day Comes
Yeo Jin-goo Television series
|2006||I Want to Love|
young Kim Heum-soon
|2007||Queen of the Game|
|young Lee Gyeom|
young Kim Gon
|2009||Can Anyone Love?|
Ja Myung Go
Swallow the Sun
young Kim Jung-woo
|2010||The Reputable Family|
|young Choi Guk-seon|
young Lee Kang-mo
|2011||Warrior Baek Dong-soo|
Deep Rooted Tree
|young Baek Dong-soo|
|2012||Moon Embracing the Sun|
|young Lee Hwon|
young Han Jung-woo
|2013||Potato Star 2013QR3||Hong Hye-sung / Noh Jun-hyuk|
|2015||Orange Marmalade||Jung Jae-min|
|2016||The Royal Gambler||Prince Yeon-ing|
|2019||The Crowned Clown|
My Absolute Boyfriend
Hotel Del Luna
|Lee Heon / Ha Seon|
|2020||Start-Up||Cameo (episode 16)|
|2021||Beyond Evil||Han Joo-won|
|2022||Link: Eat, Love, Kill||Eun Gye-hoon|
Yeo Jin-goo Television shows
|2012||I’m Real, Yeo Jingoo in Italy|
|2016||Giving From Jingoo Oppa|
|2018||4 Wheeled Restaurant|
|2020||House on Wheels|
|2021||Girls Planet 999|
Yeo Jin-goo Family
Yeo Jin-goo was born on 13 August 1997 in Seoul South Korea. He is the son of Yeo Jin-goo. Yeo was born and raised in Seoul by her parents with her brother Yeo Tae-gu. There is no more information about her personal life and family.
|Father Name||Name Not Known|
|Mother Name||Yeo Jin-goo|
Yeo Jin-goo Relationship / Marital Status & Many More
As of now, Yeo JIn-goo is single and unmarried. There is no more information about her his personal life and past relationships.
|Affairs / Girlfriend||Single|
Yeo Jin-goo Physical Stats
|Height||In Centimeter – 165 cm|
In Meter – 1.65 m
In feet & inches – 5’5
|Weight||In Kilogram- 54 Kg|
In Pounds – 119lbs
Yeo Jin-goo Favorite
Yeo Jin-goo Education
Yeo Jin-goo completed his graduated from Namgang High School an all-boys high school in 2016. He is currently studying at Chung-Ang University, majoring in the Department of Theater.
|School||Namgang high school|
Yeo Jin-goo Net Worth
Yeo Jin-goo has an estimated net worth of $ 1 Million Doller. His main source of income is from acting and modeling.
|Net Worth||$ 1 MIllion Doller|
|Salary||$ 50,000 Doller|
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.