Without a doubt, Seo In Guk is among Hallyu’s sought-after male leads of his generation, appearing in back-to-back projects.
His latest Kdrama is Café Minamdang opposite Oh Yeon Seo. The KBS2 series is the actor’s comeback to the small screen after headlining the rom-com fantasy Kdrama Doom at Your Service with Park Bo Young, Lee Soo Hyuk, Kang Tae Oh, and Shin Do Hyun as lead stars.
While viewers often see him looking dapper in suits, the South Korean star once lived in poverty before becoming a celebrity.
Seo In Guk’s story is really inspiring as it illustrates his humble beginnings from rags to riches.
Seo In Guk’s Heartbreaking Story About his Family
The Shopping King Louie star’s journey as an actor captured the hearts of many.
In an article cited by AllKpop, Seo In Guk’s family experienced hardships, especially her mother.
In an online interview for his new film Pipeline, the actor recalls the time when their family had nothing.
He was asked who his role model was and without a second thought, he chose his mother.
"My mom went through difficulties ever since I was young,” he said, adding that his father is also his role model but he ends up choosing his mother for this one thing.
“She went through many difficulties picking up recycling papers to raise me,” he revealed.
Despite this, he is proud of his family and shared the time when he debuted in the industry and earning as an actor.
"Even after I debuted she continued that work. I told her to stop and rest comfortably but she said she didn't want to because if she rests and stops working, her body would grow sick,” he explained, adding that his mother enjoys working because she was able to meet new people.
Now, he is not just among the talented stars but also among actors who are earning big bucks per episode.
Seo In Guk’s Net Worth
According to a report Seo In Guk’s net worth this 2022 is estimated at $50 million.
Aside from his career as an actor, he is also earning millions through brand deals.
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