Here are some trivia about Jo Byeong Kyu, who is starring in the ongoing series ” The Uncanny Counter 2″—reprising his role from the first season—as So Mun.
1.) Jo Byeong Kyu was born on April 23, 1996. He is 27 years old this year.
2.) He debuted in 2015 via the drama “Who Are You: School 2015” starring Kim So Hyun, Nam Joo Hyuk, and BTOB’s Yook Sungjae. He was around 19 years old when he starred as a character with the same name as his name.
3.) He starred in several dramas, including “SKY Castle” and “Arthdal Chronicles.” But he rose to a rising star status after bagging the Best New Actor Award for his role in the award-winning drama “Hot Stove League.”
4.) His profile states that he stands at 174cm (5’7ft).
5.) He dated his SKY Castle co-star Kim Bora in 2019. Their relationship ended after dating for one year and a half.
6.) He recovered from bullying allegations after his accuser apologized stating that the his initial statement against the actor was all false.
7.) Back in 2021, for the first season of “The Uncanny Counter,” the actor stated in an interview with EDaily that despite the pressure of taking on his first lead role, he was “deeply touched” that the series received high viewership ratings.
8.) His Instagram username is @bk_arta, where he posts several behind-the-scene moments from “The Uncanny Counter” seasons one and two.