Song Joong Ki remains one of the most sought-after K-drama actors of his generation. Though there have been new artists being discovered daily, the former husband of Song Hye Kyo continues to be one of the staples in the South Korean entertainment industry.
Most, if not, all fans last saw Song Joong Ki on the small screens thru the hit Netflix series called Vincenzo, which earned him a number of awards such as the Outstanding Korean Actor award at the 2021 Seoul International Drama Awards and the Actor of the Year award at the 2021 Kinolights Awards.
Twenty-twenty-one was a huge year for Song Joong Ki. However, the actor’s career is expected to flourish more in 2022 with his upcoming television comeback thru the imminent series titled The Youngest Son of a Conglomerate. Will this affect Joong Ki’s net worth? Keep on reading to know more details.
What Is Song Joong Ki’s Net Worth In 2022?
As of the moment, there are no details about the exact net worth of Song Joong Ki in 2022. However, Celebeat reported that has an estimated net worth of $15 million in 2021.
Otakukart claimed that Song Joong Ki’s net worth last year is between $21 million and $24 million. Because of that, the former husband of Song Hye Kyo was considered one of the richest South Korean actors in 2021, ranking after Kim So Hyun, So Ji Sub, Lee Jong Suk, and Lee Min Ho.
The net worth of Song Joong Ki in 2021 surged even after his infamous divorce from Song Hye Kyo in 2019. There were speculations that Joong Ki and Hye Kyo’s marriage was purely business as they sparked romance rumors during the airing of their popular K-drama series in 2016 titled Descendants of the Sun.
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Reports have it that Song Joong Ki earns a whopping $228,000 for every episode of all K-drama that he does. Not only that because the Arthdal Chronicle star has also been earning a significant amount of money from his endorsement deals.
Song Joong Ki’s Endorsements And Advertisements In 2022
Devoted followers of Song Joong Ki are aware that he was hailed the CF King in 2013 after he was hired to become the official face and ambassador of various brands in numerous categories, including food, fashion, cosmetics, and healthcare among others.
As a matter of fact, it was claimed that Song Joong Ki earned approximately $33,628.45 for filming the advertisements alone. Brands have, reportedly, increased their sales after tapping Joong Ki as their official endorser.
Among the brands that Song Joong Ki collaborated with include TOPTEN10, Proya, Jeju Air, LG, LG Perioe, EZIO, TBJ, AD HOC, Le Coq Sportif, Pizza Etang, and Ottogi Snack Ramen. Joong Ki was also chosen to advertise Xbox 360 Kinect, LG XNote, Tony Moly, FUJIFILM, Seoul Milk, Baskin Robbins, LG Household & Health Care, KT, Forencos, VIVO, Tencent, Cuchen, Hite Jinro, Domino’s Pizza, and LINE Pay Card among many others. This list is expected to grow in 2022.
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Song Joong Ki’s Upcoming Project In 2022 Revealed
The current net worth of Song Joong Ki is expected to increase with his upcoming JTBC drama called The Youngest Son of a Conglomerate. The 36-year-old actor would portray the lead character named Yoo Hyun Woo, who was killed after he was accused of stealing by the Sunyang Group family despite being loyal to them for a long time.
The character of Song Joong Ki would then be rebirthed as Jin Do Joon, who is the youngest son of the company owners, and would plan for his ultimate revenge on the family. Joining Joong Ki in the said show is Shin Hyun Bin, who would play prosecutor Seo Min Young of the anti-corruption department.
Shin Hyun Bin’s character would be seen tracking down the company’s illegal works and she would be involved with Song Joong Ki’s Jin Do Joon in the process. Director Jung Dae Yoon would helm The Youngest Son of a Conglomerate series while Kim Tae Hee wrote its script.
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