Song Joong-ki is a South Korean actor. He rose to fame in the historical coming-of-age drama Sungkyunkwan Scandal and the variety show Running Man as one of the original cast members.
Song Joong-ki’s Bio, Education, Age
Song Joong-ki was born on Sep 19, 1985, in Dong District, Daejeon, South Korea. His zodiac sign is Virgo’s nickname is Song. He is currently 35years old. Both his parents, mother, and father are South Korean. His nationality is South Korean, he belongs to the Korean ethnicity. The name of his parents is not yet revealed. Song was raised in the rural outskirts of Daejeon. Song has three siblings, He is the second of three siblings. His brother’s name is Song Seung-ki and his sister’s name is Song Seul-ki. Soong completed his school education in his native place.
Song completed his school education in his native place. During his school days, Song used to be an enthusiastic speed skater. He represented his hometown in the national games. Later, he quit skating after an injury and focused only on his studies. As a student, he excelled in his studies and was brilliant academically. He got the opportunity to begin his acting career right after he passed out of high school. However, his parents did not want him to pursue a career in acting. Therefore, he attended university where he majored in Business Administration. It was during his third year of college that Song started his full-time acting career.
Song Joong-ki’s Height, Weight, and Physical Stats
Song’s height is said to be 5 feet and 6 inches ( 1 . 78 in meter) and his weight is around 66 kg ( 112 lbs). He has a beautiful and fine face structure, his face is oval in shape. He got beautiful black color eyes and his hair is brown in color. The song is a very faithful and kind person.
Song Joong-ki’s Career
In the very first time song appeared in a TV show as a contestant on KBS’s Quiz Korea as the substitute for a senior who was sick but then eventually he finished the competition in second place. According to some reports, his general knowledge is very nice. After that, he got popular in a very short period. This brought him significant attention, and he became a cover model for the university magazine college.
Song Joong-ki began his acting career in 2008, Song made his acting debut in the 2008 period South Korean historical film A Frozen Flower. The movie was based on the reign of King Gongmin of Goryeo who ruled in Korea during the 14th century which was directed by Yoo Ha. The film was a commercial success and won multiple awards. Acting is not Song Joong Ki’s only talent. He has the gift of the gab as well often being invited to host programs such as the K-Pop chart show, Music Bank, in 2009, and the Melon Music Awards in 2010.
After his first debut, he appeared in several series as the main cast in the couple-swapping segment “Believe in the Moment” of omnibus Five Senses of Eros and continued to take on small but notable roles in Triple and Will It Snow for Christmas. After doing several small roles, Song gained popularity in 2010 after he appeared in the historical drama Sungkyunkwan Scandal which was directed by Kim won-seok. The movie was based on ‘The Lives of Sungkyunkwan Confucian Scholars’, a bestselling novel by Jung Eun-gwol. The movie revolved around a woman who had to disguise herself as her brother to earn a living, as during that time women were not allowed to work.
In This way, the song was growing and getting popular. In 2012, he appeared as Kang ma in The innocent Man. For his role, he won the first k-Drama Star Awards for the Top Excellence Award, Actor. From August 2013 to May 2015, he enlisted for his mandatory military service. Song made his small-screen comeback in Descendants of the Sun alongside actress Song Hye-Kyo, playing a military officer. The drama was incredibly popular in Korea with a peak viewership rating of 41.6% and in Asia, where it was viewed 2.5 billion times. For his role in the series, he won several awards including APAN Star Awards.
In 2017 he appeared as Park Moo-young in the movie “The Battleship Island”.Song made his small-screen comeback in the historical fantasy drama Arthdal Chronicles, in 2019. The drama was a reunion project with his Descendants of the Sun co-star Kim Ji won. In 2020, the song left blossom Entertainment, signed with History D&C, newly-launched talent management and content production company.
In the present year 2021, Song starred in the science fiction film Space Sweepers which was released exclusively on Netflix on February 5, 2021. And also he starred in the titular character in the series Vincenzo, which was released on February 20, 2021.
Song Joong-ki’s Relationship status
Song Joong Ki is married to Song Hye Kyo. Song Joong Ki and Song Hye Kyo were one of the most loved couples – one and off-screen. The couple started dating when the show began airing. As reported by Soompi back then, the friend revealed, “They started having feelings for each other before Descendants of the Sun had aired. The drama was pre-produced so they actually began filming in the second half of 2015.
In July 2017 the couple announced they were dating and are tying the knot later that year. The couple wed on October 31, 2017, And after one 1year and 8 months when they have been together for nearly two years, they shocked the world by announcing that they are getting divorced in June 2019.
Song Joong-ki’s Net Worth
The song is one of the 10-best paid Television stars in the World and he is the 55 richest actor alive in 2021. The estimated Net Worth of songs is 1 million dollars. He is hardworking, bright, and fun. He is an actor who gives strength to those around him and makes everyone laugh.
Social Media: Instagram, Twitter
Song Joong-ki is active on Twitter as well as on Instagram. He has 1.3 million fans following on Instagram hi_songjoongki and 83.4 k on Twitter.