Jo Jin-woong

조진웅 / Jo Jin Woong

Cho Jin-woong(born Jo Won-joon on March 3, 1976) is a South Korean actor. He is best known for his supporting roles as Sejong 's loyal bodyguard inDeep Rooted Tree(2011), a mobster inNameless Gangster: Rules of the Time(2012), and a mysterious villain inA Hard Day(2014).

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 Jo Jin-woong's Filmography


2004 Once Upon a Time in High School gang member
My Brother Doo-shik
2006 Hello Stranger(short film) Yong-gil
Running Wild Guryongpa gang member
A Dirty Carnival Young-pil
Les Formidables Detective Shin
Gangster High Jo Hong-kyu
2008 His Last Gift Baek In-chul
My New Partner Jung Young-chul
The Guard Post Cook
Spare Smuggler'svoice
Sweet Lie Jung Han-sang
A Frozen Flower Tae Ahn-gong
2009 Take Off Commentator
Fly, Penguin Han Chang-soo
City of Fathers Han Sang-goo
2010 Killing of Game Viper
Bestseller Chan-sik
A Barefoot Dream James
2011 Glove Charles
The Front Line Yoo Jae-ho
Perfect Game
2012 Nameless Gangster: Rules of the Time Kim Pan-ho
A Millionaire on the Run Kim Seung-dae
Perfect Number Jo Min-beom
2013 Man on the Edge Public prosecutor Hwang (cameo)
An Ethics Lesson Myung-rok
My Paparotti Chang-soo
Hwayi: A Monster Boy
2014 A Hard Day
Kundo: Age of the Rampant Lee Tae-ki
The Admiral: Roaring Currents Wakisaka Yasuharu
We Are Brothers Park Sang-yeon
2015 Chronicle of a Blood Merchant Mr. Ahn
Foulball Documentarynarrator
Salut d'Amour Jang-soo
Assassination Chu Sang-ok
2016 The Handmaiden Uncle Kouzuki
The Hunt
Sea Ice Seung-hoon
Sheriff Jong-jin

Television series[]

2007 Romance Hunter Park Cheol-gi tvN
2008 Don't Ask Me About the Past Bae Yoon-goo OCN
Lottery Trio President Park KBS N
2009 My Too Perfect Sons Brutus Lee KBS2
Hot Blood Lee Soon-gil KBS2
2010 The Slave Hunters Kwak Han-seom KBS2
A Man Called God Jang-ho MBC
Flames of Desire Kang Joon-goo MBC
2011 Believe in Love Kim Chul-soo KBS2
Deep Rooted Tree SBS
2014 The Full Sun Park Kang-jae KBS2
2016 Signal Lee Jae-han tvN

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 Jo Jin-woong's Theater

2001 Baridaegi Mu Jang-seng
2002 앵무가 Tiger
2003 Macbeth Macbeth
Veronika Decides to Die Dr. Lee
2004 The Balba Balba

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 Jo Jin-woong's Awards and nominations

YearAwardCategoryNominated workResult
2009 KBS Drama Awards Best Supporting Actor My Too Perfect Sons , Hot BloodNominated
2010 18th Chunsa Film Art Awards Best New Actor BestsellerWon
2011 47th Baeksang Arts Awards Best New Actor (Film) GLoveNominated
SBS Drama Awards Special Award, Actor in a Drama Special Deep Rooted TreeNominated
2012 21st Buil Film Awards Best Supporting Actor Nameless Gangster: Rules of the TimeWon
2013 49th Baeksang Arts Awards Best Supporting Actor (Film) Perfect NumberNominated
34th Blue Dragon Film Awards Best Supporting Actor Hwayi: A Monster BoyNominated
2014 It AwardA Hard DayWon
23rd Buil Film Awards Best Supporting ActorNominated
51st Grand Bell Awards Best Supporting ActorNominated
Best Supporting ActorWon
KBS Drama Awards Best Supporting Actor The Full SunNominated
2015 10th Max Movie Awards Best Supporting ActorA Hard DayWon
9th Asian Film Awards Best Supporting ActorNominated
Best Actor (Film)Won
24th Buil Film Awards Best Supporting ActorAssassinationNominated
36th Blue Dragon Film Awards Best Supporting ActorNominated

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 Jo Jin-woong's References

  1. "Actor Jo Jin Woong Marries A Girlfriend". KDramaStars. 11 November 2013. Retrieved 2014-05-27. 
  2. "Actor Cho Jin Woong, Announcer Jang Su Yeong and Three Other Celebrities Got Married Today on November 9!". Soompi. 9 November 2013. Retrieved 2014-05-27. 
  3. "CHO Jin-woong". Korean Film Biz Zone. Retrieved 2014-05-27. 
  4. Hwang, Hee-yeon; Kim, Hyung-seok (17 October 2014). "10 Scene Stealers④ - CHO Jin-woong: Expressing with Subtle Glances". Korean Cinema Today. Retrieved 2014-10-30. 
  5. Literally means "Wild Horse."
  6. Lee, Jin-ho (13 December 2011). "Cho Jin Woong Has Newfound Respect for Baseball". enewsWorld. Retrieved 2012-11-18. 
  7. Yun, Chloe (4 September 2013). "Cho Jin woong "I want to give everything to Yeo Jin goo"". BNTNews. Retrieved 2014-05-27. 
  8. Lee, Eun-ah (4 June 2013). "Lee Sun-kyun, Cho Jin-woong Cast in New Film". TenAsia. Retrieved 2014-05-27. 
  9. "Shin Se Gyeong and Cho Jin Woong took a picture together". 21 November 2011. Retrieved 2014-05-27. 
  10. Ha, Soo-jung (8 July 2014). "Hyun Bin, Son Ye Jin, Kim Woo Bin and More to Win Awards from PiFan". enewsWorld. Retrieved 2014-07-23. 
  11. Kim, June (18 December 2014). "35th Blue Dragon Awards Names THE ATTORNEY Best Film". Korean Film Biz Zone. Retrieved 2014-12-18. 
  12. Lee, Hoo-nam; Kim, Hyung-eun (28 May 2015). "Baeksang honors new, veteran stars". Korea JoongAng Daily. Retrieved 2015-05-28. 

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