Park Seo-joon (born Park Yong-gyu on December 16, 1988) is a South Korean actor. He is best known for his roles in the television dramas Kill Me, Heal Me (2015), She Was Pretty (2015) and Hwarang: The Poet Warrior Youth (2016-2017).
Early life and education
Park was born in Seoul as the oldest of three brothers. After graduating from An-Nam high school, he attended Seoul Institute of the Arts and enlisted for mandatory military service in 2008.
Park made his entertainment debut in 2011 by appearing in the music video of Bang Yong-guk's single "I Remember." He has then appeared in television dramas Dream High 2 (2012), Pots of Gold (2013), and Witch's Romance (2014). From October 2013 to April 2015, he was the host of Music Bank.
His breakout role came in 2015 as the male lead of the television series She Was Pretty. In the same year, Park starred in thriller film The Chronicles of Evil.
In 2016, Park was cast in youth historical drama Hwarang: The Poet Warrior Youth. He was also cast in Midnight Runners, which marks his first big-screen leading role.
In 2017, Park stars in KBS's romance drama, Fight For My Way alongside Kim Ji-won.
Awards and nominations
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