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Ha Jung-woo Bio, Childhood, Family, and Education
Ha Jung-woo was born on 11th March 1978 in Seoul, South Korea. His birth name is Kim Sung-woo. His father name is Kim Yong-gun and mother name is unknown. He was raised along with his younger brother named Kim Young-hoon and he is also an aspiring actor. He always dreamed of becoming an actor like his father since the age of 5. Likewise, he joined a private acting institute and got actor Lee Beom-soo as his instructor. Later, he enrolled at Chung-ang University and majored in theatre.
Ha Jung holds South Korean nationality and belongs to unknown ethnicity. He has 5 feet 10 inches height and 80 Kg weight. Similarly, he has black hair colour and has black eye colour. His zodiac sign is Pisces.
Ha Jung-woo Career
Ha Jung-woo began his military service in 1998 and began working in the Armed Forces Public Relations Department. He appeared in 10 promotional films for the military at that time. He debuted acting in 2002 in the 2002 SBS sitcom “Honest Living” and his feature film debut in the 2003 film “Madeleine”. He made his first starring role in the indie film “The Unforgiven” and became more famous after his performance in “Time” and “Breath”.
He played the role of serial killer Yoo Young-chul in the 2008 film “The Chaser” and the movie became successful to sell over 5 million tickets. In the same year, he played in “My Dear Enemy”, “The Moonlight of Seoul”, “Boat”, “Take Off”, etc. His some remarkable films between 2009-2013 include “Nameless Gangster: Rules of the Time”, “Love Fiction”, “The Berlin File”, “The Terror Live”, where he made his collaborations with directors like Ryoo Seung-wans, Yoon Jong-bin, and so on.
He directed the movie “Rollercoaster” and the film was a box office success. He portrayed the role of Joseon era in the film “Kundo: Age of the Rampant”. He wrote, directed and starred in “Chronicle of a Blood Merchant” in 2015 and made his appearance in one of the biggest domestic hits of the year, “Assassination”.
His performance in movies include in “The Handmaiden” in 2016, “Along With the Gods: The Two Worlds” in 2017, “1987: When the Day Comes” in 2017, “Along with the Gods: The Last 49 Days” in 2018, “Take Point” in 2018 and recently, he was cast in the science fiction film “Mount Paektu”. He is also one of the fine artists. His paintings which were a hybrid of Pop art and Expressionist styles were displayed in several solo art exhibitions. He also came up with his compilation of essays named “Ha Jung-woo, Good Feeling” in 2011.
Ha Jung-woo Relationship
The 40 years old, Ha Jung-woo is currently single and he is focusing on his career rather than being in a relationship. Previously, he dated fashion model/actress Goo Jae-yi from August 2008 to January 2012.
Ha Jung-woo Net Worth and Online Presence
The South Korean actor, director, screenwriter, and producer, Ha Jung-woo has earned the decent income from his career. However, he hasn’t revealed his net worth and salary. Similarly, Ha Jung has opened social media accounts like Facebook, Instagram, Twitter but information about his followers is unavailable.