Jo In-Sung

Jo In-Sung

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Updated On June 27, 2022
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Jo In-Sung is a well-known South Korean model and actor. Jo In-Sung is well-known for his roles in the TV shows “What Happened in Bali” and “That Winter, The Wind Blows.”

Jo In-Sung’s Early Years

On July 28, 1981, Jo In-Sung was born. He is from the Gangdong District of Seoul, South Korea. He is now 39 years old, and his zodiac sign is Leo. There is no information available on his parents’ names, siblings, or any family members. He does, however, have a younger brother called Jo Woo-Sung. He also studied modeling and event management at Chunnam Techno University.

Later, he enrolled in Dongguk University as a Theater and Film major. However, he was dismissed in 2007 owing to poor attendance in class. In addition, he enjoys collecting hats. Basketball and Taekwondo are two of In-favorite Sung’s activities.


Jo In-Sung began his career in the entertainment sector as a model in 1998. It was for the apparel line Ziozia. In the year 2000, he made his acting debut in the film ‘School 3.’ It was a teen drama series from South Korea. In addition, he had an appearance in the South Korean comedy ‘New Nonstop.’ In 2001, he had a supporting part in SBS’s romantic serial “Piano.” In the year 2002, he also starred in the drama ‘Shoot for the Stars.’ He took on the character of an illiterate there.

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In addition, he made his cinematic debut in the film ‘Public Toilet’ in 2002. In-Sung starred as ‘Sang-Min’ in the romantic melodrama film ‘The Classic’ in 2003. He also starred as ‘Ji-Seok’ in ‘Madeleine,’ and as ‘Kim Cheol-Su’ in ‘Love Impossible,’ both in the same year. He made his acting debut in the drama series ‘Spring Day,’ a Korean adaptation of the Japanese serial ‘Hoshi no Kinka,’ in 2005.

He also starred in the historical film ‘A Frozen Flower,’ in which he played a royal bodyguard caught up in a love triangle. In-sung appeared in two episodes of MBC’s ‘Infinite Challenge,’ a comedy program that aired on March 15 and 22. The goal of these episodes was to inspire the national team to compete at their best in that year’s Olympics.

More About His Career

In-sung completed two years of required military duty in the Air Force. As a result, he enlisted in the Air Force on April 7, 2009, and was released on May 4, 2011. He debuted in the television series ‘That Winter, The Wind Blows’ in 2013, which was an adaptation of a Japanese serial, after joining IOK Company in 2012. And it was a smash success, debuting at number one in its time slot.

In 2014, he starred in SBS’s ‘It’s Okay, That’s Love,’ a medical melodrama television series. At the ‘3rd APAN Star Awards,’ he earned the ‘Daesang (Grand Prize)’ for this drama. Similarly, in 2017, he starred in the criminal thriller ‘The King,’ which attracted over 5.3 million viewers. In-Sung was also cast in the main role in the historical film ‘Ansi City’, which was announced in 2017.

He’ll portray the part of ‘General Yang Manchun,’ which is expected to be his most captivating role ever. In addition, he appeared in the historical film ‘The Great Battle’ in 2018. In addition, he debuted on television in 1999 as ‘In-Seong Jo’ on the program ‘Jump.’

Awards and Achievements

In-Sung earned the Best Young Actor award at the KBS Drama Awards in 2000 for his performance in ‘School 3’. In 2001, he earned the ‘Excellence Award’ at the ‘MBC Entertainment Awards’ for the comedy ‘New Nonstop.’ At the ‘SBS Drama Awards,’ he received the ‘Netizen Popularity Award’ twice. As a result, in 2002 for ‘Shoot for the Stars’ and in 2005 for ‘Spring Day,’ he was nominated twice.

In-Sung received the ’40th Baeksang Arts Awards’ in 2005 for ‘Most Popular Actor (TV).’ In the year 2006, he was also named ‘New Currents Best Actor’ at the Pyeongtaek Film Festival. He also won ‘Most Promising Actor’ at the ’45th Motion Pictures Day’ and ‘Netizen’s Choice for Best Male Model’ at the ‘Korean Advertising Festival’ the following year.

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In 2011, he was awarded the ‘Good Model Award’ by the ‘Korea Advertisers’ Association.’ And for ‘That Winter, the Wind Blows,’ he received the ‘SBS Special Award’ in 2013. At the ‘2nd Sohu Fashion Awards,’ he was named ‘Fashion Idol of the Year.’ He was also named ‘Style Icon of the Year’ at the ‘7th Style Icon Awards’ in 2014. He received a ‘Presidential Commendation’ in 2016 on ’50th Taxpayers’ Day.’

Who is Jo In-Sung’s Girlfriend?

Jo In-Sung dated fellow actress Kim Min-hee for 18 months starting in early 2013. However, owing to their busy schedules and personality differences, the two dissolved their relationship in September 2014. He was also supposed to be dating Kim Min-hee, however this has not been proven. Similarly, he is good friends with fellow actor Song Joong Ki.

He’s also reported to have played cupid in actress Song Hye Kyo’s love tale with Song Joong Ki. He also announced his intention to marry soon on a television program. In addition, he added that his dream wife would be a lady.

Body Measurements

Jo In-Sung is a tall and attractive guy. He has a nice and appealing demeanor. He is 6 feet 1 inch tall and weighs roughly 76 kg. In addition, he has black hair and beautiful dark brown eyes. He has a beardless face and a fairly nice grin. Other body dimensions, such as chest-waist-hip measurements, are now unavailable.

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Social Media and Net Worth

Jo In-Sung does not seem to be on any social networking platforms. As a result, he has avoided the media in order to maintain his safety and security. His supporters, on the other hand, have created an Instagram account for him. ‘@jo insung‘ is the username, and it has over 206K followers. He has gained both name and popularity as a famous performer.

As a result, he has amassed a sizable fortune over his career. In-net Sung’s worth is estimated to be between $1 million and $5 million in 2021.