ACTOR TRIVIA: 50 Things About Jung Hae In (who plays Im Soo Ho in “Snowdrop”)

Here are some trivia about Jung Hae In, who plays Im Soo Ho in “Snowdrop.”

1.) His full name is Jung Hae In, and was born on April 1, 1988. He is currently 33 years old.
2.) He is a graduate of Pyeongtaek University, majoring in broadcasting.
3.) He already completed his mandatory military service, he entered the army at the age of 21 in 2008 and was discharged in 2010.
4.) His great grandfather is an influential man in Joseon, Jeong Yak Yong—a Korean philosopher and poet who held high administrative positions during the reign of King Jeongjo.
5.) Just like his zodiac sign, Jung Hae In is as headstrong as an Aries.
6.) Despite his endless charm, Jung Hae In is actually an introvert.
7.) He has a brother who is 7 years younger than him.
8.) He is reportedly from a wealthy family, his parents are said to be running a hospital. His father is a professor at the Korea Medical University and Catholic Medical University. Both of his parents are said to be doctors.
9.) He planned to become a researcher, hoping to major in biotechnology.
10.) He revealed during an interview he revealed that he had a near-death experience while driving during his military days, and believed that it was his late grandfather who protected him.
11.) He once gave his manager a car as a gift for working with him for six years.
12.) Jung Hae In is also known for participating in various charity campaigns.
13.) His height is listed as 5’10ft.
14.) His Instagram account is @holyhaein.
15.) His nickname is “milk man,” pertaining to his superior genes.

16.) Aside from acting, he is also a good singer.
17.) He starred in musicals during his university years.
18.) He has a black belt in taekwondo, and has demonstrated his taekwondo skill on-screen before.
19.) He is also good at painting and has showcased his talent numerous times.
20.) He can cook. (He likes to make jjigaes!)

21.) One of his favorite sports is skiing.
22.) He loves the winter among all four seasons.
23.) Biking is one of his hobbies.
24.) He actually likes cleaning!
25.) He loves bread and meat.
26.) He loves beer, and has spent a lot of money on good beer. Due to his youthful looks, he almost couldn’t buy beer as the servers thought he was a whole lot younger.
27.) He loves the color black.

28.) He is still close to his “While You Were Sleeping” co-stars, including Lee Jong Suk and Lee Sang Yeob. He also has several celebrity friends, including Lee Je Hoon.
29.) A casting agent saw him eating ice cream on the street when he was 18 years old, and wanted to sign him.
30.) During his travel log, a New York director spotted him and wanted to cast him.
31.) He doesn’t smoke, but had to smoke for his role in the film “Start-up” back in 2019.

32.) He debuted in TV Chosun’s “Bride Of The Century” as Choi Kang In.
33.) His first main role on TV is in tvN’s “The Three Musketeers” then “While You Were Sleeping.”
34.) He had cameo appearances in “Reply 1988” and “Goblin.”
35.) His supporting roles are in the dramas “Blood,” “Night Light,” and “Prison Playbook.”
36.) In 2018, he started to become one of Korea’s sought-after leading men.
37.) He starred as the male lead in “Something In The Rain,” “One Spring Night,” “A Piece Of Your Mind,” and “D.P.”
38.) He is currently starring in JTBC’s “Snowdrop,” streaming on Disney+.
39.) He starred in the films “The Youth,” “Heung-boo: The Revolutionist,” “Tune In For Love,” and “Start-up,” among many others.
40.) He won various Excellence Awards and Popularity Awards as an actor throughout the years.
41.) He won the Artist Of The Year award at the 2018 Asia Artist Awards.
42.) He placed 20th and 18th, respectively in Forbes Korea Power Celebrity 2019 and 2020.
43.) Jung Hae In also starred in a film directed by “Move To Heaven” actor Lee Je Hoon.

44.) He was very honored to have portrayed a role in “Goblin,” as he respects Gong Yoo very much. He also said that he was a fan of the show.
45.) In 2019, he stated that his most memorable role was Yoo Ji Ho in “One Spring Night,” but his favorite in Seo Joon Hee in “Something In The Rain,” stating that it is due to the latter’s attitude about love.

46.) His ideal girl is someone who can take care of his life, loves her self, and has a beautiful smile.

@giaallana #Snowdrop actor Jung Hae In describes about his ideal type. #JungHaeIn #HolyHaeIn #정해인 #idealtype #BLACKPINK #Jisoo #Youngro #SooHo #SuhoYoungro #Suho ♬ Really – BLACKPINK

47.) He revealed that he had to build his body for his role in “Snowdrop.”
48.) He thinks that BLACKPINK’s Jisoo is very much like her character in “Snowdrop,” Young Ro. Stating that she did well in portraying her character, and added that their chemistry is great. He also described Jisoo as friendly and considerate.

49.) He thinks that his Filipino fans are more on the shy side.
50.) He says during the press conference for his fan meeting in Manila that his Filipino fans are very warm, and seeing them smile makes him smile.

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