Yoo Jae-suk Biography
Birthday: August 14, 1972 (Leo)
Born In: Suyu-dong, South Korea
Yoo Jae-suk is a South Korean comedian, TV host and a popular television personality. Born and brought up in Seoul, Yoo studied at the Seoul Institute of the Arts, but dropped out before graduating due to an already promising career in comedy. He made his debut as a comedian in 1991 with KBS Comedian Festival, which was aired on TV. The show had invited college students from all over the nation to showcase their respective talent, and Yoo made full use of it. His stint as a host for ‘X-Man’ in the year 2003 got him famous and as the show progressed, Yoo was referred to as the ‘Nation’s MC’. After this soaring success as a comedian, there was no stopping Yoo. Subsequently he gained a massive fan following after hosting a few successful variety shows such as ‘Infinite Challenge’ and also South Korea’s most famous show ‘Running Man’. He is famous for his enigmatic personality and impeccable comic timing which established him as the most popular face of the South Korean television industry. He has appeared in films, dramas and quite a few music videos as well. His list of awards is massive and he has also been hosting some of the award functions rather frequently.