Jo In Sung


Zo In-sung( Hangul :조인성; Hanja :趙寅成) was born on July 28, 1981. He is a South Korean actor. He is best known for his leading roles in TV seriesWhat Happened in Bali(2004), and in the filmsA Dirty Carnival(2006) andA Frozen Flower(2008).

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 Jo In Sung's Biography

Nonstop 2.He majored in Performing Arts at Chunnam Science College and then later at Dongguk University . However, he was dismissed due to inadequate class attendance.

He was cast in his first TV drama,Piano, co-starring Ko Soo as his stepbrother. He then gained acclaim for his portrayal of an illiterate actor inShoot for the Stars. After which he starred in filmThe Classic, with Son Ye-jin .

In 2004, he returned to television inWhat Happened in Bali, with Ha Ji-won and So Ji-sub . Aside from its high ratings, the drama netted Jo a Best Actor award at the Baeksang Arts Awards , and several more trophies from the SBS Drama Awards, even minor ones like Best Kiss and Best Tears[citation needed]. In 2005, he starred opposite Go Hyun-jung in her comeback dramaSpring Days.

He collaborated with renowned director Yoo Ha in his next two films: 2006'sA Dirty Carnival, in which he plays a charismatic small-time gangster who seeks a happier life; and 2008'sA Frozen Flower, a period film where he's caught in a love triangle between the king and the queen.

He served 25 months in the Air Force and Air Force military band at Osan Air Force headquarters in Pyeongtaek , Gyeonggi and was discharged on May 4, 2011.

.It is a remake of 2002 Japanese dramaAi Nante Irane Yo, Natsu("I Don't Need Love, Summer"), which was previously adapted into a 2006 filmLove Me Not.

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 Jo In Sung's Filmography


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 Jo In Sung's Awards

  • 2000 KBS Drama Awards : Youth Actor Award (School 3)
  • 2001 MBC Drama Awards: Excellence Award, Daily Drama - Actor (Nonstop 2)
  • 2001 SBS Drama Awards: New Star
  • 2002 SBS Drama Awards: Popularity Award
  • 2002 SBS Drama Awards: Top Ten Stars
  • 2002 SBS Drama Awards: Best New Actor
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  • 2004 SBS Drama Awards: Top Ten Stars (What Happened in Bali)
  • 2004 SBS Drama Awards: Best Actor (What Happened in Bali)
  • 2005 Baeksang Arts Awards : Popularity Award (Spring Days)
  • 2005 SBS Drama Awards: Most Popular Star
  • 2005 SBS Drama Awards: Top Ten Stars
  • 2006 Korean Film Awards : Best Actor (A Dirty Carnival)
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  • 2007 Pyeongtaek Film Festival: New Currents Best Actor (A Dirty Carnival)
  • 2008 Korea Advertisers' Festival: Top Excellence Model nominated by netizens
  • 2011 MMA appreciation plaque & the Air Force Chief of Staff award certificate
  • 2011 Good Model Prize

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 Jo In Sung's References

  1. "조인성 영화배우, 탤런트" (in Korean). Naver Profiles. 23 June 2009. Retrieved 2011-08-06.
  2. Eoh Su-woong (25 December 2003). "로드 캐스팅 없는 천호동서 스타 탄생 [A star is born in Cheonho-dong, where there is no street casting.]" (in Korean). Sports Chosun.
  3. "Zo In-sung" (in Korean). Nate Profiles. Retrieved 2011-11-12.
  4. "조인성, 수업 참여 일수 부족으로 동국대서 제적" (in Korean). Senior Chosun. 22 April 2007.
  5. MBC TV Infinite Challenge - VOD for the 2008-03-15 episode (in Korean).
  6. MBC TV Infinite Challenge - VOD for the 2008-03-22 episode (in Korean).
  7. Lee, Haejoo (10 April 2008). "Actor bids farewell to fans before going into the Air Force". Korea JoongAng Daily. Retrieved 2012-12-01.
  8. "Actor Zo In-sung to Serve in Air Force". KBS Global. 8 April 2009. Retrieved 2011-11-12.
  9. "Zo completes military service". Korea JoongAng Daily. 6 May 2011. Retrieved 2011-10-22.
  10. Hong, Lucia (2 March 2012). "Zo In-sung signs with Ko Hyun-jung's agency". 10Asia. Retrieved 2012-05-07.
  11. Choi, Eun-hwa (28 September 2012). "Zo In Sung and Song Hye Gyo Confirmed for ′Wind Blows in Winter′". enewsWorld. CJ E&M. Retrieved 2012-11-18.
  12. Lee, Hye-ji (4 October 2012). "Zo In-sung to Mark Small Screen Comeback with “Padam Padam” Producers". 10Asia. Retrieved 2012-11-18.
  13. Kim, Sung Hee (28 September 2012). "Jo In Sung to return in a new TV series for the first time in seven years". Star News. Retrieved 2012-09-29.
  14. "조인성, "스스로에게 거는 기대 채워야"" (in Korean). Hankook Ilbo. 21 December 2004.
  15. "조인성, 김아중, '최고의 남녀 배우상' 수상" (in Korean). Star News. 17 January 2007.
  16. "Male Consumers Invade Traditional Women's Markets". The Chosun Ilbo. 8 August 2007. Retrieved 2013-01-12.

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