Ji Soo / Photo: Ten Asia DB

 

Actor Ji Soo will be making a fresh new start after signing an exclusive contract with KeyEast. 

“Ji Soo has gotten attention for his innocent yet strong features, as well as his ability to pull off any character. We will actively give Ji Soo, who is a young actor that represents people in their 20s, all the support he needs,” revealed Director Lee Yeon Wu, representative of KeyEast’s management division.

After making his debut with the 2015 drama Angry Mom, Ji Soo went on to expand his filmography and carve out a place for himself as an actor by starring in shows such as Moon Lovers: Scarlet Heart Ryeo, Strong Girl Bong-soon, Bad Guys 2, Ping Pong Ball, and My First First Love, and the film One Way Trip.

Ji Soo recently played the role of a lifetime as a pure-hearted man in love with an older woman in the MBC drama, When I Was The Most Beautiful. In the KakaoTV original drama Amanza, he played a 27-year-old man who is suddenly diagnosed with end-stage cancer. Ji-soo’s performance and improved acting skills drew attention and brought tears to the eyes of viewers. 

Ji-soo has grown over the years by playing complex characters with depth, as well as characters with strong personalities. His exceptional good looks and captivating style has allowed him to establish a strong foothold as one of the top twenty-something actors. In 2017, he received the Rising Star Award from the Asia Artist Awards (AAA), which celebrates Hallyu stars that bring honor to Asia and Korea.