Jang Keun Suk Biography, Wiki, Childhood, Education, Career, Awards & Net Worth

Biography of Jang Keun Suk

Jang Keun Suk is a 32 years South Korean actor, director as well as a singer working in both Korea and Japan. He started his career at the teenage as a runaway model and later persuaded his acting career. As a result of his hard work, dedication, and talent he has garnered immense popularity among the viewers and his fans.

He gained global recognition through his Korean television drama named ‘You’re Beautiful’ in 2009. This helped him climb up the stairs of success and there has been no looking back for him ever since. Furthermore, there is a staunch humanitarian behind all the glamour that he embodies. Likewise, he donates to various charitable causes regularly and has plans of opening his own charity foundation for uplifting those in dire need of it. Along with his humble personality, he works tirelessly for the less fortunate and his beloved fans.

Childhood, Early Life & Education

Jang Keun Suk was born on 4th August 1987 & his hometown is Danyang County, Chungcheongbuk-do, South Korea. He is the only child of his parents, Maya Lee and Jung Keun Suk. The 32 years actor is the only child of his parents, Maya Lee and Jung Keun Suk. Their family belongs to white ethnicity and practice Buddhism.

Talking about his education, Jang Keun Soek attended Hanyang University (2006–2010) and went to school in New Zealand, wherein he attended Nelson College for further education.


Jang Keun Suk started his career at the age of five and discontinued for a while and debuted as a child actor in the year 1997 and continued his work. He rose to fame from a 2009 Korean drama -You are Beautiful. Later on, in 2007, Jang was cast in the rock music-themed film The Happy life and also co-hosted SBS’s live music show Inkigayo. Moreover, he did several movies including Baby and I, Crazy Waiting, You are My Pet, Do Re Mi Fa So La Si Do, Camp, Nonstop 4, Love rain, Marry Me, Mary!, Pretty Man, The Royal Gambler, A Korean Odyssey, and others.

In addition to this, he is also active in the Japanese music industry as well as Japanese Films.

Awards & Achievements

Jang Keun Suk has received well-known awards in his career. He won the award for the Best New Actor for the film “The Royal Gambler’, Ten Star Award for his drama “The Royal Gambler” in 2016. Likewise, he was also awarded the “Most Popular Actor” for ‘You are My Pet’ in 2012, 46th BaekSang Arts Awards in the Most Popular Actor category and many more.

Net Worth                                 

Jang Keun Suk has worked hard to establish himself and has earned fame alongside funds from his successful career and artistic works. His estimated net worth is $6 million and is still under review.


  • Name: Jang Keun Suk
  • Birthday: August 4, 1987
  • Age: 32 Years
  • Sun Sign: Leo
  • Height: 5′ 11¾” (182 cm)
  • Birthplace: Danyang-gun, Chungcheongbuk Province, South Korea
  • Nationality: Korean
  • Famous As: Actor, Singer, and Director
  • Marital Status: Single
  • Father: Lee Han Kyu
  • Years Active: 1997-present
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