Son Seok Koo is stealing the spotlight as he lands the role of Mr. Gu in My Liberation Notes.
Viewers praised his portrayal of the mysterious character who suddenly comes to a once peaceful neighborhood.
In addition, one thing that fans get hooked with the JTBC series is his on-screen chemistry with Kim Ji Won.
In the latest episode, Mr. Gu and Yeom Mi Jung have begun to open their hearts to one another and influence each other’s decisions.
Interestingly, the duo’s undeniable team-up is reflected in the Most Buzzworthy Drama and Actor rankings, with Son Seok Gu leading the weekly chart for weeks.
He is followed by Kim Ji Won in second place, while My Liberation Notes ranked second on Most Buzzworthy Drama for the fourth week of April.
With his new drama gaining hype among the viewers, will it have a significance on Son Seok Koo’s net worth?
Son Seok Goo Net Worth
Debuting in 2014 with a minor role in the melodrama film Scarlet Innocence, he managed to solidify his name in the industry by landing notable k-dramas and movies.
It includes the 2018 Kdrama Matrimonial Chaos, which is his first big break on the small screen, and he was nominated for Best New Actor at the SBS Awards.
Interestingly, he scored his first-ever Baeksang Arts Award nomination as Best New Actor in the Film category for Hit-and-Run Squad and another nomination for Best New Actor in the TV category for Matrimonial Chaos.
As he continues to wow viewers with his impeccable acting skills, he is booked and busy with back-to-back projects.
With this, Son Seok Koo’s net worth as of 2022 is around $1 to $5 million, as cited by Popular Inside. While viewers often see him on-screen, this guy knew how to hustle by venturing into other businesses.
Is It True? Son Seok Koo is a CEO of a Multi-Million Dollar Company?
Surprisingly his career as an actor is not the only source of income for Son Seok Koo.
According to AllKpop, he is the CEO of a 4.6 million dollar company GOMT (LTD), which distributes machine tools to 10 countries.
His talent label, SBD Entertainment, released a statement confirming that the actor “participated actively” in managing the company and holds the CEO title.
However, Son Seok Koo’s agency revealed that “he has stepped away from management activities” and “does not know his actual role at the company” at the time.
SBD Entertainment added that the actor’s focus is his career in the entertainment industry, and he “wants to be seen by the public as an actor.”
Son Seok Koo’s Upcoming Projects
While he keeps millions of hearts fluttering with his remarkable scenes with Kim Ji Won in My Liberation Notes, he is set to have back-to-back films.
Son Seok Koo’s new movie is the soon-to-be-released action film with Ma Dong Seok, The Roundup.
In addition, he is set to reunite with Bae Doona, who was previously rumored as his girlfriend for the movie Virus with Escape from Mogadishu star Kim Yoon Seok.
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