Jung Woo-sung Biography
Birthday: April 22, 1973 (Taurus)
Born In: Seoul, South Korea
Jung Woo-sung is a South Korean actor, director, producer and model. Also popular in several other Asian countries in addition to South Korea, Jung is the first Korean UNHCR Goodwill Ambassador as well. Jung was born in an underprivileged family in Seoul, South Korea and had to drop out of school to support his family. Later he worked as a model which eventually helped him pursue a career in acting. He made his acting debut with the 1994 South Korean film 'The Fox with Nine Tails'. A few years later, Jung reached a cult status after appearing in the gangster film 'Beat'. Undoubtedly one of the most popular and successful stars of South Korea, he has been a part of many super-hit projects like 'Reign of Assassins', 'Don't Forget Me' and 'Asura: The City of Madness'. Besides his work in films, he is also popular for his work on TV. His first significant role on TV was seen in the series 'Asphalt Man'. His other popular works include 'Padam Padam... The Sound of His and Her Heartbeats', a South Korean TV series which aired in 2011. His contributions to the film and television industry has won him several awards such as the ‘Hawaii International Film Festival Award’ and the ‘Busan Film Critics Award’.