Jeong Jae-yeong

정재영 / Jeong Jae-Yeong

Jung Jae-young(born Jung Ji-hyun on November 21, 1971) is a South Korean actor.

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 Jeong Jae-yeong's Career

toGreen Fish,The Quiet Family, andDie Bad. However throughout this period he was primarily occupied with works by director/playwright Jang Jin , both on the stage and in minor roles for the filmsThe HappeningsandThe Spy.

Guns & Talks, where he played one member of the film's central quartet of assassins. Shortly after that he turned in a memorable performance as a ruthless, cruel-minded hustler in Ryoo Seung-wan 'sNo Blood No Tears. Around this time he began to be associated in audience's minds with tough, intense, masculine characters who would start a fight at the slightest provocation. His role as a death row convict turned soldier in the record-breakingSilmidomarked the height of this stage of his career.

The Divine Weapon; a suicidal man who finds himself washed up and stranded on an uninhabited island inCastaway on the Moon; a sinister 70-year-old village elder in the film adaptation of the popular webcomicMoss;a fading baseball star who is forced to coach a team of hearing-impaired kids inGLove; a cold-hearted debt collector who needs a transplant inCountdown;a detective facing off against a bestselling novelist who makes aConfession of Murder;an obsessive-compulsive who falls for a carefree musician in rom-comThe Plan Man;a father tracking down his daughter's killers inBroken;and an undercover assassin who tries to protect King Jeongjo inThe Fatal Encounter. In 2015, Jung was cast in his first ever television series as a welder-turned-rookie lawmaker in political dramaAssembly.

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 Jeong Jae-yeong's Filmography

1996 The Adventures of Mrs. Park 불량배
1997 Green Fish cabaret guest
Push! Push! Park Jang-geun
1998 The Quiet Family Hyun-suk, the gigolo
The Happenings 낯익은
1999 The Spy taxi robber #4
2000 Taxi of Terror Nonstop
Die Bad Seong-bin's older brother short film"Nightmare"
A Terrible Day short film
2001 Guns & Talks Jae-young
2002 No Blood No Tears Dok-bul
Sympathy for Mr. Vengeance husband of Dong-jin's ex-wife cameo
No Comment stalker/arsonist
high school bully #1
short film"Enemies in Four Directions"
short film"My Nike"
2003 So Cute 뭐시기 ("So-and-So")
Silmido Han Sang-pil
2004 Someone Special Dong Chi-sung
2005 Welcome to Dongmakgol Rhee Su-hwa
Murder, Take One bully cameo
Wedding Campaign Hong Man-taek
2006 My Captain, Mr. Underground Kim Dae-chul
Righteous Ties Dong Chi-sung
2007 My Son father goose voicecameo
Going by the Book Jung Do-man
2008 Public Enemy Returns Lee Won-sool
The Divine Weapon Seol-joo
2009 Castaway on the Moon Kim Seung-geun
2010 Moss Cheon Yong-deok
The Quiz Show Scandal judoman cameo
2011 GLove Kim Sang-nam
Countdown Tae Gun-ho
2012 Confession of Murder Detective Choi Hyung-gu
2013 Our Sunhi Jae-hak
11 A.M. Woo-seok
2014 The Plan Man Han Jung-seok
Broken Lee Sang-hyeon
The Fatal Encounter Sang-chaek
2015 Assembly Jin Sang-pil television series(KBS2)
Right Now, Wrong Then Ham Chun-su
You Call It Passion Han Jae-kwan

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 Jeong Jae-yeong's Awards and nominations

YearAwardCategoryNominated workResult
2004 5th Busan Film Critics Awards Best Actor Someone SpecialWon
25th Blue Dragon Film Awards Best Supporting ActorSilmidoWon
3rd Korean Film Awards Best Supporting ActorNominated
2005 4th Korean Film Awards Best Actor Welcome to DongmakgolNominated
8th Director's Cut Awards Best Actor Welcome to Dongmakgol,
Wedding Campaign
2008 5th Max Movie Awards Best ActorGoing by the BookWon
17th Buil Film Awards Best Supporting ActorNominated
7th Korean Film Awards Best ActorThe Divine WeaponNominated
2009 46th Grand Bell Awards Best ActorNominated
32nd Golden Cinematography Awards Best ActorCastaway on the MoonWon
2010 46th Baeksang Arts Awards Best Actor (Film)Nominated
19th Buil Film Awards Best ActorMossWon
47th Grand Bell Awards Best ActorNominated
31st Blue Dragon Film Awards Best ActorWon
8th Korean Film Awards Best ActorNominated
18th Korean Culture and Entertainment Awards Grand Prize (Daesang) for FilmWon
11th Korea Visual Arts Festival Photogenic Award
(Movie Actor category)
2011 8th Max Movie Awards Best ActorNominated
2015 Best ActorRight Now, Wrong ThenWon
Best ActorWon
36th Blue Dragon Film Awards Best ActorNominated
Best ActorWon
Best ActorWon

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 Jeong Jae-yeong's References

  1. Jung, Hyun-mok (29 October 2012). "Korea film industry has come down with 1970 fever". Korea JoongAng Daily. Retrieved 2012-11-18. 
  2. "CGV Honors Jung Jae-young with Screening of Hits". The Chosun Ilbo. 1 November 2012. Retrieved 2012-11-18. 
  3. "Actors and Actresses of Korean Cinema: Jung Jae-young". Retrieved 2012-11-18. 
  4. "More Comments from the 웰컴 투 동막골 (Welcome To Dongmakgol) Cast". Twitch Film. 1 August 2005. Retrieved 2012-11-18. 
  5. Chae, Ki-won (1 July 2010). "Kang Woo-suk says film Moss was "no show-off"". 10Asia. Retrieved 2012-11-18. 
  6. Lee, Hyo-won (1 July 2010). "Kang Woo-seok offers fresh spin on Moss". The Korea Times. Retrieved 2012-11-18. 
  7. Hong, Lucia (16 May 2011). "Jeon Do-youn, Jung Jae-young finish shooting new action flick". 10Asia. Retrieved 2012-11-18. 
  8. Lee, Hye-ji (26 September 2012). "Park Si-hoo's New Movie Opening in November". 10Asia. Retrieved 2012-11-18. 
  9. Ji, Yong-jin (10 January 2014). "Jung Jae-young, man with a plan". Korea JoongAng Daily. Retrieved 2014-01-10. 
  10. Jin, Eun-soo (7 March 2014). "Slain teen's father faces stark choices in Edge". Korea JoongAng Daily. Retrieved 2014-03-09. 
  11. Song, Soon-jin (17 March 2014). "Press Conference for BROKEN, Based on HIGASHINO Keigo Novel". Korean Film Council. Retrieved 2014-03-17. 
  12. Jin, Min-ji (11 June 2015). "Jung, Song lined up for Assembly". Korea JoongAng Daily. Retrieved 2015-06-14. 
  13. Na, Won-jeong (3 December 2015). "Actor shows hard work pays off". Korea JoongAng Daily. Retrieved 2015-12-08. 
  14. Kim, Bo-eun (16 August 2015). "Director Hong Sang-soo wins top honor at Locarno film festival". The Korea Times. Retrieved 2015-08-18. 
  15. "Kim Hye-soo, Jung Jae-young Shine at Film Critics' Awards". The Chosun Ilbo. 17 November 2015. Retrieved 2015-11-23. 
  16. "Jung Jae-young Named Best Actor at Film Awards in Australia". The Chosun Ilbo. 27 November 2015. Retrieved 2015-11-27. 
  17. Nadilo, Sebastien. "Alive Wins Grand Prize Award at The 3rd Korean Wildflowers Film Awards Korea – Winners 2016". Retrieved 2016-04-22. 

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