Park Seo-joon (born Park Yong-kyu on December 16, 1988) is a South Korean actor. He is best known for his leading roles in the television series Kill Me, Heal Me (2015), She Was Pretty (2015), Hwarang: The Poet Warrior Youth (2016–2017), Fight for My Way (2017), What’s Wrong with Secretary Kim (2018), and Itaewon Class (2020). He has also appeared in films such as The Chronicles of Evil (2015), Midnight Runners (2017), and The Divine Fury (2019).
Park Seo-joon was born in Seoul, South Korea. He attended Kyungpook National University, where he studied theater and film. After graduating from college, Park Seo-joon began his acting career in 2011. He made his debut in the music video for Bang Yong-guk’s single “I Remember”. He then appeared in supporting roles in television dramas such as Dream High 2 (2012) and Pots of Gold (2013).
Park Seo-joon’s breakthrough role came in 2015, when he starred in the television series Kill Me, Heal Me. He played the dual role of a wealthy businessman with dissociative identity disorder and his alter ego, a charming but mischievous teenager. The drama was a critical and commercial success, and Park Seo-joon’s performance was praised by critics.
Following the success of Kill Me, Heal Me, Park Seo-joon starred in a number of popular television dramas, including She Was Pretty (2015), Hwarang: The Poet Warrior Youth (2016–2017), Fight for My Way (2017), and What’s Wrong with Secretary Kim (2018). He also starred in the films The Chronicles of Evil (2015), Midnight Runners (2017), and The Divine Fury (2019).
Park Seo-joon is known for his versatile acting skills and his ability to portray a wide range of characters. He is also known for his good looks and his charming personality. He is one of the most popular actors in South Korea, and he has a large and dedicated fan base.
In 2023, Park Seo-joon will star in the upcoming films Dream and The Marvels. Dream is a sports comedy-drama film about a football player who is given the challenging job of coaching the national football team of homeless people for the Homeless World Cup. The Marvels is a superhero film that is part of the Marvel Cinematic Universe. Park Seo-joon will play a character named Kraglin, who was first introduced in the film Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 (2017).