Gong Ji-chul, born on July 10, 1979. He is a South Korean actor who is known by the stage name Gong Yoo. He is known for his roles in television dramas The 1st Shop of Coffee Prince (2007) and Guardian: The Lonely and Great God (2016–2017). Also he played in films Silenced (2011), Train to Busan (2016) and The Age of Shadows (2016). Now he secured his position as one of the most internationally recognizable actors in the South Korean entertainment industry.
Gong Yoo Parents/ Family
Born in Busan, South Korea. His father is Gong Won. His cousin Kang Dong-won is also known as a fellow actor. There is no details revealed about his mother and sister.
Gong Yoo Affairs/ Girlfriends/ Wife/ Spouse
There is no any information about his relationships. For more info contact Gong Yoo on twitter and Instagram.
Profile/ Wiki/ Information
- Full Name: Gong Ji-chul
- Nicknames: Gong Yoo, Goblin
- Birthday: 10 July 1979
- Age: 38 years old
- Gender: Male
- Birthplace: Busan, South Korea
- Current Residence: Busan, South Korea
- Education: Graduated in theatre from Kyung Hee University
- Profession: Actor
- Nationality: South Korean
- Ethnicity/ Race: White (Mixed)
- Religion: Catholic
- Eye Color: Unknown
- Hair Color: Unknown
- Zodiac: Cancer
- Net Worth: 2 million USD
- Earnings: Not Available
- Height: 6 feet 0 Inches (184 cm)
- Weight: 76 Kg
Trivia/ Facts that you may not know about Gong Yoo.
- He enlisted for the mandatory military service in 2008 to 2009.
- He revealed that he is a descendant of the Chinese philosopher in 2017.
- In 2011, he won the Popular Star Award for ‘Silence’ at the 32nd Blue Dragon Film Awards.
- He was chosen by UNICEF as their special representative in Korea in 2013.
- He won the Best Actor Award (TV) for ‘Guardian: The Lonely and The Great God’ in 2017 at the Baeksang Arts Awards.