Song Joong-ki is a popular South Korean actor. He became popular with his role in Sungkyunkwan Scandal. While he was in high school he got the acting opportunity. He was till that time confused about his career. He started full time acting much later when he was in 3rd year in university. With A Frozen Flower, he made his acting debut. The film was hit and won many awards. Over the year he became popular and played various roles in films. He played important roles. His net worth estimated to be $4-5 Million.
Early Life Of Song Joong-ki –
Song was born on 19th September 1985. He was born in Dong District in Daejeon in South Korea. He has two more siblings and he is the second one. Song used to be an enthusiastic speed skater in his school days. He represented his hometown in national games. He later met with an injury which forced him to leave skater and he then focused on his studies. He was a brilliant student.
After he passed high school he got an opportunity to be an actor but his parents did not want him to be an actor. He went to university and studied business administration. It was in 3rd year of college he started his full-time acting.
Career Of Song Joong-ki –
Song acting career began with a supporting role A Frozen Flower which released in 2008. The film was a huge success commercially and won many awards. He did several small roles initially. He gained popularity in the 2010 Sungkyunkwan Scandal. The film was a huge success and won many awards. In the same year, he appeared in the variety show Running Man. He quit in a year.
In 2011 Song did Penny Pinchers which was not that success but he received appreciation for his role. Deep Rooted Tree a television series release the same year and he played an important role. A Werewolf Boy which released in 2012 gave him further popularity.
Song received many awards eight ‘KBS Drama Awards,’ one ‘SBS Drama Award’, and one ‘Korean Producer Award’. In 2016 he became the face of more than 30 brands.
Songs work include Space Sweepers, Space Sweepers, A Werewolf Boy, Penny Pinchers, Hearty Paws 2, The Case of Itaewon Homicide, Five Senses of Eros, etc.
Personal Life Of Song Joong-ki –
Song married the actress Song Hye-Kyo. He was appointed as ambassador of Korean Tourism to promote tourism internationally.