So Ji Sub

Ji Sub So

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  • First Name: Ji Sub
  • Family Name: So
  • Native name: 소지섭
  • Also Known as: So Ji Sup , So Ji Seop , So Ji Seob
  • Nationality: South Korean
  • Gender: Male
  • Born: November 4, 1977
  • Age: 44

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Ji Sub So

So Ji Sub

  • Name: So Ji Sub
  • Native name: 소지섭
  • Also Known as: So Ji Sup , So Ji Seop , So Ji Seob
  • Nationality: South Korean
  • Gender: Male
  • Born: November 4, 1977
  • Age: 44
So Ji Sub is a South Korean actor under 51K Entertainment. He was born in Yongsan District, Seoul, and grew up in Incheon. After making his debut as a jeans model, he became an actor best known for his roles in the television series What Happened in Bali, I'm Sorry, I Love You, Cain and Abel, Phantom, Master’s Sun, Oh My Venus, Terius Behind Me and the film Rough Cut. Ji Sub has also released several hip-hop EPs.

Self-described as introverted and insecure in his childhood and teenage years, So trained to become a professional swimmer for 11 years and bagged the bronze medal at the Korean National Games.

He was named the goodwill ambassador of Gangwon Province to boost tourism there, and a 51 kilometer-long trail in the province was named "So Ji-sub Road," which was unveiled to the public on May 20, 2012. He was the first Korean actor to have an entire road named after him. He was also named promotional ambassador for cybercrime prevention by the National Police Agency, helping to raise awareness and prevent cybercrimes such as hacking and Internet fraud by taking part in various promotional activities.

So is the owner of the Apgujeong-dong branch of CJ Foodville's A Twosome Place. He has also helped imported foreign films, having invested in art-house films such as the U.S.-British-French co-production Philomena (2014), the Chinese film Coming Home (2014), the Japanese crime thriller The World of Kanako (2014)" and the American horror film A Girl Walks Home Alone at Night (2015).

On April 7, 2020, he announced his marriage to former TV presenter Jo Eun Jung.
Drama
Year Title # Role Rating
2022 Doctor Lawyer
Korean Drama, 2022, 16 eps
Han Yi Han (Main Role)
16
Main Role
0.0
2018 Terius Behind Me
Korean Drama, 2018, 32 eps
Kim Bon / Terius [NIS black agent] / Wang Jung Nam (Main Role)
32
Kim Bon / Terius [NIS black agent] / Wang Jung Nam
Main Role
8.3
2015 Oh My Venus
Korean Drama, 2015, 16 eps
16
Main Role
8.3
2015 Warm and Cozy
Korean Drama, 2015, 16 eps
[Cafe shop owner] (Ep. 1) (Guest Role)
16
[Cafe shop owner] (Ep. 1)
Guest Role
7.5
2014 One Sunny Day
Korean Drama, 2014, 10 eps
Kim Ji Ho (Main Role)
10
Kim Ji Ho
Main Role
7.5
2013 The Master's Sun
Korean Drama, 2013, 17 eps
17
Main Role
8.6
2012 Ghost
Korean Drama, 2012, 20 eps
Kim Woo Hyun (Main Role)
20
Main Role
8.3
2010 Road Number One
Korean Drama, 2010, 20 eps
Lee Jang Woo (Main Role)
20
Lee Jang Woo
Main Role
7.8
2009 I am GHOST
Japanese Drama, 2009, 24 eps
[Ghost] (Main Role)
24
[Ghost]
Main Role
7.5
2009 Cain and Abel
Korean Drama, 2009, 20 eps
20
Main Role
7.9
2008 U-Turn
Korean Drama, 2008, 4 eps
Ji Sup (Main Role)
4
Main Role
7.0
2004 I'm Sorry, I Love You
Korean Drama, 2004, 16 eps
Cha Moo Hyuk (Main Role)
16
Main Role
8.0
2004 What Happened in Bali
Korean Drama, 2004, 20 eps
Kang In Wook (Main Role)
20
Kang In Wook
Main Role
7.4
2003 Thousand Years of Love
Korean Drama, 2003, 20 eps
20
Main Role
6.8
2002 Glass Slippers
Korean Drama, 2002, 40 eps
Park Chul Woong (Main Role)
40
Park Chul Woong
Main Role
7.5
2002 We Are Dating Now
Korean Drama, 2002, 16 eps
Choi Kyo In (Main Role)
16
Main Role
7.0
2001 Law Firm
Korean Drama, 2001, 16 eps
16
Main Role
7.1
2001 Delicious Proposal
Korean Drama, 2001, 16 eps
Jang Hee Moon (Main Role)
16
Main Role
7.3
2000 Great Great
Korean Drama, 2000, 22 eps
Park Ji Sup (Main Role)
22
Main Role
7.0
2000 Wang Rung's Land
Korean Drama, 2000, 32 eps
Min Ho (Support Role)
32
Min Ho
Support Role
6.0
1999 8 Love Stories
Korean Drama, 1999, 16 eps
{Story 6} Oh Chul Soo (Ep. 11-12) (Support Role)
16
{Story 6} Oh Chul Soo (Ep. 11-12)
Support Role
7.9
1998 Woman To Woman
Korean Drama, 1998, 1 eps
(Unknown)
1
Unknown
6.0
1997 Model
Korean Drama, 1997, 36 eps
Song Gyeong Cheol (Support Role)
36
Song Gyeong Cheol
Support Role
7.2
1997 Women
Korean Drama, 1997, 53 eps
(Guest Role)
53
Guest Role
5.0
1996 Three Guys and Three Girls
Korean Drama, 1996, 617 eps
(Guest Role)
617
Guest Role
8.4
Movie
Year Title Role Rating
2022 Alien + People
Korean Movie, 2022,
Moon Do Seok (Main Role)
Moon Do Seok
Main Role
6.6
2022 Confession
Korean Movie, 2022,
Yoo Min Ho (Main Role)
Yoo Min Ho
Main Role
9.0
2018 Be with You
Korean Movie, 2018,
Jeong Woo Jin (Main Role)
Main Role
8.7
2017 The Battleship Island
Korean Movie, 2017,
Choi Chil Seong (Main Role)
Main Role
8.3
2015 The Throne
Korean Movie, 2015,
King Jung Jo (Guest Role)
King Jung Jo
Guest Role
8.3
2012 A Company Man
Korean Movie, 2012,
Ji Hyung Do (Main Role)
Main Role
7.6
2011 Always
Korean Movie, 2011,
Jang Chul Min (Main Role)
Jang Chul Min
Main Role
8.6
2009 Sophie's Revenge
Chinese Movie, 2009,
"Jeff" (Main Role)
"Jeff"
Main Role
7.3
2008 Rough Cut
Korean Movie, 2008,
Lee Kang Pae (Main Role)
Main Role
7.6
2002 Can't Live Without Robbery
Korean Movie, 2002,
Choi Kang Jo (Main Role)
Main Role
6.9
Special
Year Title # Role Rating
1998 Cherished Memories
Korean Special, 1998, 1 eps
Dongwoo (Main Role)
1
Dongwoo
Main Role
8.0
TV Show
Year Title # Role Rating
2018 2018 Idol Star Athletics Championships Chuseok Special
Korean TV Show, 2018, 4 eps
(Guest)
4
Guest
8.0
2018 Little House In The Forest
Korean TV Show, 2018, 10 eps
(Main Host)
10
Main Host
8.1
2005 Infinite Challenge
Korean TV Show, 2005, 616 eps
(Ep. 264-265) (Guest)
616
(Ep. 264-265)
Guest
8.1
Articles
After School's Nana confirmed for Netflix's original series "Glitch"
News - May 28, 2021

After School's Nana is now confirmed to join Jeon Yeo Been in the upcoming drama Glitch!

So Ji Sub to make a comeback with legal drama "Dr. Lawyer"
News - May 26, 2021

So Ji Sub is in talks to make a small screen comeback through "Dr. Lawyer!"

After School's Nana receives offer to star in Netflix original series "Glitch"
News - Mar 19, 2021

After School's Nana will reportedly join Jeon Yeo Bin in the upcoming Netflix original series "Glitch"

So Ji Sub positively considering role in Netflix's "Exemplary Family" alongside Jung Woo
News - Feb 24, 2021

So Ji Sub is positively considering to star in an upcoming Netflix series "Exemplary Family" along with actor Jung Woo.

Gong Hyo Jin in talks to star on upcoming Netflix original series "Woman Of Crisis"
News - Feb 9, 2021

Gong Hyo Jin was offered the female lead role for upcoming Netflix original series "Woman Of Crisis".

An Ultimate Fan Guide to Son Ye Jin
Editorials - Feb 1, 2021

How can a top actress never even go on hiatus for 21 years and appear in the movie industry every single year? A shining star who never dims for a moment - Son Ye Jin!