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Jo Seung-woo

South Korean Actor
Born Feb 12, 1980

Jo Seung-woo is a South Korean actor and musical star best known for his roles in Marathon, Tazza: The High Rollers and Jekyll and Hyde.

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Learn about the memorable moments in the evolution of Jo Seung-woo.


1980 Birth Born in 1980.


1999 19 Years Old Jo Seung-woo grew up in a musical family: his father Jo Kyung-soo is a singer, and his older sister Jo Seo-yeon acts in musicals. Jo himself also dreamed of becoming a musical actor from an early age, however in 1999 while a student at Dankook University he was persuaded to join auditions for Im Kwon-taek's film Chunhyang, and he ended up winning the part from among a field of 1,000 actors. … Read More


2004 24 Years Old Particularly after The Classic his popularity continued to grow, and in 2004 he appeared in Im Kwon-taek's 99th film Low Life, which flopped at the box office.
2005 25 Years Old 1 More Event
Jo's breakthrough would come in early 2005, when he played an autistic boy in the smash hit Marathon.
2006 26 Years Old He then headlined Tazza: The High Rollers, the 2006 film adaptation of Huh Young-man's manhwa, which went on to become one of the biggest Korean blockbuster hits of all time. … Read More


2010 30 Years Old After completing his mandatory military service, Jo made his comeback in the 2010 production of Jekyll and Hyde. … Read More
2011 31 Years Old Jo and Ryu Deok-hwan play Siamese twin brothers in actress Goo Hye-sun's sophomore directorial effort The Peach Tree, which debuted at the 2011 Busan International Film Festival. … Read More
2012 32 Years Old After lead actor Joo Ji-hoon quit due to vocal chord problems, Jo joined the 2012 stage production of Doctor Zhivago just two weeks ahead of opening, turning the musical into a hit. … Read More
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