Jung Suk-won

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Jung Suk-won
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Born (1985-05-16) May 16, 1985 (age 33)
Other namesJeong Seok-won
EducationIncheon City College - Martial Arts
Years active2008-present
AgentC-JeS Entertainment
Baek Ji-young (m. 2013)
Korean name
Revised RomanizationJeong Seok-won
McCune–ReischauerChŏng Sŏk-wŏn

Jung Suk-won (Hangul정석원; born May 16, 1985) is a South Korean actor.[1][2][3] He began his entertainment career as a stuntman with the Seoul Action School after being discharged from the Marines, then turned to modeling and acting, notably in the television series Rooftop Prince,[4] and Haeundae Lovers.[5][6][7]

Jung began dating singer Baek Ji-young in 2011,[8][9][10] and the couple married on June 2, 2013 at the Sheraton Grande Walkerhill.[11][12][13][14][15][16][17]


Television series[edit]

Year Title Role Network
2007 Belle KBS1
2008 King Sejong the Great
Kokkiri (Elephant) MBC
Aquarius SBS
Fight tvN
Working Mom Swimming pool lifeguard SBS
Worlds Within Yoo Chi-han KBS2
2009 Brilliant Legacy Jin Young-seok SBS
High Kick Through the Roof Medical intern (cameo, episode 112) MBC
Creating Destiny Jung Gyu-hwan
2010 Dr. Champ Yoo Sang-bong SBS
2011 Drama Special "White Christmas" Yoon Jong-il KBS2
Midas Kang Jae-beom SBS
Ojakgyo Family Kim Je-ha KBS2
2012 Rooftop Prince Woo Yong-sool SBS
Lovers of Haeundae Choi Joon-hyuk KBS2
2013 Iris II: New Generation young Baek San (guest)[18]
2014 Mr. Back Jung Yi-gun MBC
2017 Bad Guys 2 OCN
2019 Kingdom[19] Beom-il Netflix


Year Title Role
2008 Fate
Public Enemy Returns
The Divine Weapon
2011 The Beast Kang Tae-hoon
Secrets, Objects[20] Lee Woo-sang
2012 R2B: Return to Base Choi Min-ho
2015 The Long Way Home Senior lieutenant ("sangwi")
The Tiger: An Old Hunter's Tale Ryu

Variety show[edit]

Year Title Network
2009 Let's Go Dream Team! Season 2 KBS2
2012 Real Mate in Australia, Rooftop Prince Trio[21] QTV
2013 Law of the Jungle in New Zealand[22] SBS

Music video[edit]

Year Song Title Artist
2012 "Daydream" Park Gyu-ri

Personal life[edit]

In February 2018, Jung was arrested by the police at Incheon Airport on drug charges.[23]


Year Award Category Nominated work Result
2010 2nd Korea Jewelry Awards Topaz Award N/A Won


  1. ^ Oh, Mi-jung (13 October 2011). "Interview: Jung Seok Won, "I want to become an actor who is continually invited to the Busan International Film Festival"". enewsWorld. Retrieved 2012-11-18.
  2. ^ Han, Yeo-wool (23 November 2011). "My Name Is: Jung Suk-won". 10Asia. Retrieved 2012-11-18.
  3. ^ Han, Yeo-wool (7 December 2011). "Actor Jung Suk-won's Song Picks". 10Asia. Retrieved 2012-11-18.
  4. ^ Choi, Eun-hwa (30 March 2012). "Will Jung Seok Won Become the Next CF King?". enewsWorld. Retrieved 2012-11-18.
  5. ^ Choi, Eun-hwa (25 June 2012). "Jung Seok Won to Appear as Elite Lawyer in Haeundae Lovers". enewsWorld. Retrieved 2012-11-18.
  6. ^ Hong, Lucia (25 June 2012). "Jung Suk-won to play lawyer in Cho Yeo-jung, Kim Kang-woo's new TV series". 10Asia. Retrieved 2012-11-18.
  7. ^ "So-ra and Jun-hyeok Caught on Date in Busan". KBS Global. 20 August 2012. Retrieved 2012-11-18.
  8. ^ "Singer Baek Ji-young Dates Younger Actor". The Chosun Ilbo. 1 June 2011. Retrieved 2013-05-03.
  9. ^ Kim, Jessica (1 June 2011). "Baek Ji-young, Jung Suk-won admit to dating". 10Asia. Retrieved 2012-11-18.
  10. ^ Ho, Stewart (6 March 2012). "Jung Seok Won Dishes on Girlfriend Baek Ji Young". enewsWorld. Retrieved 2012-11-18.
  11. ^ Kim, Ji-yeon (18 April 2013). "Baek Ji Young and Jung Seok Won to Tie the Knot in June". enewsWorld. Retrieved 2013-05-03.
  12. ^ "Baek Ji-young, Jung Suk-won to Wed in June". The Chosun Ilbo. 19 April 2013. Retrieved 2013-05-03.
  13. ^ Lee, Sun-min (19 April 2013). "Baek Ji-young to wed Jung Suk-won". Korea JoongAng Daily. Retrieved 2013-05-03.
  14. ^ Kim, Ji-yeon (29 April 2013). "Baek Ji Young and Jung Seok Won to Marry on June 2". enewsWorld. Retrieved 2013-05-03.
  15. ^ Jung, Min-ho (14 May 2013). "Pregnant for 9 weeks, singer Baek Ji-young to marry in June". The Korea Times. Retrieved 2013-05-14.
  16. ^ Moon, Gwang-lip (3 June 2013). "Baek wants son that looks like Jung". Korea JoongAng Daily. Retrieved 2013-06-03.
  17. ^ Hong, Grace Danbi (30 May 2013). "Baek Ji Young and Jung Seok Won Reveal Wedding Photos". enewsWorld. Retrieved 2013-06-03.
  18. ^ Ho, Stewart (24 January 2013). "Jung Seok Won to Play Younger Version of Kim Young Chul's Character on Iris 2". enewsWorld. Retrieved 2013-01-27.
  19. ^ Kim, Yoon-ji (September 29, 2017). "[단독]허준호, 김은희 작가 '킹덤' 합류…긴장감 유발자". Edaily (in Korean). Retrieved February 19, 2018.
  20. ^ Kim, Jessica (12 December 2011). "Film Secrets, Objects sold to Hong Kong". 10Asia. Retrieved 2012-11-18.
  21. ^ Hong, Grace Danbi (4 June 2012). "Royal Trio Jung Seok Won, Lee Min Ho, Choi Woo Shik Hang Out in Australia". enewsWorld. Retrieved 2012-11-18.
  22. ^ Sunwoo, Carla (10 January 2013). "Law of the Jungle cast to travel way down south". Korea JoongAng Daily. Archived from the original on 23 May 2013. Retrieved 2013-01-10.
  23. ^ "Actor Jung Suk-won arrested for drug use". The Korea Herald. February 9, 2018. Retrieved February 9, 2018.

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