Full Profile of Korean Actress Jo Eun-sook

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Jo Eun-sook, the Korean Actress

Having started her career in 1993 as a theater star, Jo Eun-sook is more known as the drama actress of the 2000s as she appeared on many of KBS2’s Drama City series. Jo Eun-sook’s worth in the film industry cannot be underestimated either, because she has won awards such as Best Supporting Actress at the 17th Blue Dragon Film Awards in 1996 and Best New Actress at the 20th Golden Cinematography Awards in 1997, both for her work in the movie The Day a Pig Fell into the Well. In this article, Channel-Korea will explain everything there is to know about Jo Eun-sook, including her full profile; a list of her television dramas, movies, theater shows, and variety shows; and her Instagram feed. So, keep reading!

Jo Eun-sook’s Full Profile

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Real Name: Jo Eun Sook

Date of Birth: Seoul,  South Korea, 7 August 1970

Age: 49 (Korean age) / 48 (International age)

Zodiac Sign: Leo

Chinese Astrology: Dog

Nationality: South Korean

Height: 163 cm

Weight: 48 kg

Blood Type: AB

Education: Hanyang Women’s University, with a major in Creative Writing

Spouse: Park Deok-gyun (married since 2005)

Children: 3 (Park Hye-rang, Park Yoon, and Park Hye-min)

Talent Agency: Star Village Entertainment

Instagram: @idoyoudowhynot

List of Jo Eun-sook’s TV Shows and Movies

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As was explained in brief, Jo Eun-sook has starred in many television series and films in a diverse collection of roles. One of her most famous characters is Min-jae, a novel writer who has failed in her career. Besides television series and films, Jo Eun-sook has previously worked in many theater shows as well, while in the latter years of her career, Jo Eun-sook too on new challenge as the host of a program. In this section, Channel-Korea has compiled a list of the television series, films, theater shows, and variety shows that Jo Eun-sook has starred in and appeared on.

1993 – Theater Show Fixing My Life

1993 – Theater Show My Sweet Orange Tree

1994 – Pear and Peach Flowers (Supporting Role as Yanbian Daily Reporter)

1995 – The Hair Dresser (Supporting Role as Make-up artist)

1995 – HBS Comedy Line: Serenade of Sorrow

1996 – The Day a Pig Fell into the Well (Main Role as Min-jae)

1996 – Final Blow (Supporting Role as Sam-soon)

1997 – KBS1 TV Novel: Walking on the Road with My Son

1997 – KBS1 Propose (Supporting Role as Yoon-joo)

1997 – MBC Yesterday (Supporting Role as Bong Jung-ah)

1997 – SBS Beautiful Crime / Beautiful Sin (Supporting Role as Kim Young-hee)

1997 – My Father and Mother (Supporting Role as Yeom Mi-ran)

1998 – Timeless Romance (Supporting Role as Kwan / Si Si)

1998 – KBS2 Legendary Ambition / Legend of Ambition (Supporting Role as Young-joo)

1999 – The Harmonium In My Memory (Supporting Role as Shin Chun-ha)

1998 – Naked Being (Supporting Role as Eun-sook)

1999 – KBS2 Hometown of Legends: Living Tomb (Supporting Role as Danggolne / Shaman)

2000 – SBS Golbangi (Supporting Role as Ja-young)

2000 – MBC Three Friends (Supporting Role as Eun-sook)

2000 – iTV Lipstick (Supporting Role as Jo Eun-sook)

2000 – Black Honeymoon (Main Role as Jung Eun-jin)

2001 – KBS1 Family Entertainment (as Guest)

2001 – MBC MBC Best Theater: The Story of My Fiancee (as Sun-ah)

2001 – KBS2 Great Friends 2 (Supporting Role as Eun-sook)

2003 – Plastic Tree (Main Role as Won-young)

2003 – KBS2 Summer Scent (Supporting Role as Oh Jang-mi)

2003 – KBS2 Drama City: Unemployed and Gangster Men (as Young-shil)

2003 – SBS Miss Kims Million Dollar Quest (Supporting Role as Han Ji-hee)

2004 – KBS2 Drama City: A Lucky Return (Main Role as Kyung-ah)

2004 – KBS2 Drama City: Rina Decides to Die (Main Role as Ri-na)

2004 – KBS2 Drama City: Our Family (Main Role as Ji-soo)

2004 – KBS2 Drama City: Run, Keum-joo, Run (Main Role as Keum-joo)

2004 – SBS Spring Day (Supporting Role as Yoon-sook)

2004 – KBS1 TV Novel: Wind Flower (Supporting Role as Jo Soon-geum)

2004 – Twentidentity (Supporting Role on segment Innocence)

2005 – The Windmill Palm Groove (Supporting Role as Shim Bong-ae)

2005 – KBS2 Drama City: Ask, Memory (Main Role as Song Mi-yeon)

2005 – KBS2 My Rosy Life (Supporting Role as Oh Mi-ja)

2005 – KBS2 Drama City: Mr. Shin’s Day (Supporting Role as Kim Soo-jung)

2006 – SBS The 101st Proposal (Supporting Role as Project Manager Noh Jung-soon)

2006 – Theater Show You Can See Apgujeong-dong from Oksu-dong

2007 – KBS2 The Innocent Woman (Supporting Role as Jung Jin-bong)

2007 – KBS1 Hometown Over the Hill (Supporting Role as Kim Seung-joo)

2007 – OBS Opojol (Supporting Role as Myeongwol)

2008 – KBS2 Hometown of Legends: Child, Let’s Go to Cheong Mountain (Supporting Role as Danggolne / Shaman)

2010 – KBS2 President (Supporting Role as Joo Il-ran)

2010 – Story On Follow to Become Rich! (as Host)

2010 – MBC God of War (Supporting Role as Gan Nan of Tobang Kitchen)

2011 – Story On Follow to Become Rich! Season 2 (as Host)

2012 – KBS2 My Daughter Seo-young (Supporting Role as Yoon So-mi)

2012 – KBS2 The Innocent Man / Nice Guy / No Such Thing As Nice Guys (Guest Role as Kang Choco’s real mother)

2012 – MBC Soldier

2013 – MBC Pots of Gold / I Summon You, Gold! / Gold, Appear! (Supporting Role as Haeng-ja)

2013 – KBS1 Dream of the Emperor / The King’s Dream (Supporting Role as Gyebaek’s wife)

2014 – KBS2 Drama Special: The End of Summer (Main Role as Han Soo-kyung)

2014 – Bean Sprouts (Supporting Role as In-sook)

2015 – KBS2 Love on a Rooftop (Supporting Role as Han Sun-sook)

2015 – KBS2 TV Novel: The Stars Are Shining (Supporting Role as Oh Ae-sook)

2016 – tvN Cinderella and the Four Knights (as Supporting Role)

2016 – KBS2 First Love Again (Supporting Role as Yoon Hwa-ran)

2016 – Detour (Supporting Role as Sun-mi)

2017 – KBS2 TV Novel: Dal Soon’s Spring (Supporting Role as Seo Mi-ryung)

2018 – MBN Parents’ Day