It cannot be denied that Jo Jung Suk is considered one of the hottest K-drama stars at present time. The 40-year-old South Korean actor has been making waves lately due to his exemplary performance in the recently concluded television series titled Hospital Playlist.
So, how rich is Jo Jung Suk? What is the net worth of the Hospital Playlist lead star? Keep on reading to know more.
Jo Jung Suk's Net Worth In 2021 Revealed
Reports have it that Jo Jung Suk has a net worth of about $5.5 million. The Hospital Playlist actor, allegedly, garnered a significant amount of money with the success of the South Korean television series, which also starred Yoo Seon Seok, Jeon Mi Do, Jung Kyung Ho, and Kim Dae Myung, aired on both tvN and Netflix.
Jo Jung Suk got most of his fortune from all the K-dramas he was a part of. Most, if not all, fans are aware that the actor started his career in a theater where he led some of the most popular musicals and plays such as Spring Awakening, Hedwig and the Angry Inch, and The Harmonium in My Memory.
It was in 2012 when Jo Jung Suk made his movie debut. Together with Suzy Bae, the Hospital Playlist lead star appeared on the box office movie called Architecture 101, which also broke records after records. He was also tapped to lead other films such as Exit, My Annoying Brother, My Love, My Bride, and The Face Reader.
Jo Jung Suk also became a household name after he starred in various television series like The King 2 Hearts in 2012, You're the Best, Lee Soon Shin in 2013, Oh My Ghost in 2015, Don't Dare to Dream in 2016, and Hospital Playlist in 2020. Though tvN has not yet confirmed the arrival of Hospital Playlist Season 3, avid followers of Jung Suk are hopeful that they would be able to see him with the rest of the gang on small screens again.
Despite being one of the most sought-after actors today, Jo Jung Suk failed to make it to the Richest South Korean Actors list. Kim So Hyun ($117 million), So Ji Sub ($41 million), Lee Jong Suk ($32 million), Lee Min Ho ($26 million), and Song Joong Ki ($24 million) are, currently, holds the Top 5 places, followed by Hyun Bin, Park Seo Joon, Lee Seung Gi, and Gong Yoo.
Start-Up actor Nam Joo Hyuk and Hometown Cha-Cha-Cha actor Kim Seon Ho have a net worth of $5 million, just like Jo Jung Suk. Nevertheless lead star Song Kang, on the other hand, has an estimated net worth of $2 million as of the moment.
Jo Jung Suk Reunites With Jeon Mi Do, Jung Kyung Ho, Yoo Yeon Seok And Kim Dae Myung
Meanwhile, Soompi reported that Jo Jung Suk got reunited with Jeon Mi Do, Jung Kyung Ho, Yoo Yeon Seok, and Kim Dae Myung for an upcoming new variety show called Mountain Village Playlist. The format of the said show is said to be similar to Na Young Suk's Three Meals a Day.
In the newly released posters for Three Meals a Day, Jo Jung Suk, Jeon Mi Do, Jung Kyung Ho, Yoo Yeon Seok, and Kim Dae Myung are seen spending some quality together under the shade of a tree. The Hospital Playlist gang was all smiles as Jung Suk plays the guitar.
Another poster showed Jo Jung Suk, Jeon Mi Do, Jung Kyung Ho, Yoo Yeon Seok, and Kim Dae Myung striking comedic poses in front of their new home with numerous kitchen wares. Mountain Village Playlist is set to premiere on Oct. 8 at 8:50 p.m. KST.
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