Joo Won

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Joo Won


  • Name: 주원 / Joo Won (Ju Won)
  • Real name: 문준원 / Moon Joon Won (Mun Jun Won)
  • Profession: Actor, singer, model, and musical actor
  • Birthdate: 1987-Sep-30 (age 36)
  • Birthplace: Seoul, South Korea
  • Height: 185cm
  • Weight: 68kg
  • Star sign: Libra
  • Chinese star sign: Rabbit
  • Blood type: O
  • Family: Father, mother, and older brother
  • Talent agency: Ghost Studio

About Joo Won

Joo Won's real name is Moon Joon Won. He was born on September 30, 1987, he was raised in Seoul, the capital of South Korea, since he was a child he was instilled by his parents the Christian religious values, since he was little Joo Won was quiet and reserved, did not have friends and did not socialize much.

Due to the interest of his parents, Joo Won began to sing since he was a child in the choir of the Christian church ehre he and his parents attended, Joo Won's voice was appreciated and praised by many parishioners, his voice was even considered beautiful by them. At family events when Joo Won had the opportunity to sing, his family applauded and mentioned how obvious it would be for Joon Wo to become a singer in the future.

However, when Joo Won reached adolescence and began to go through puberty, his voice began to change, leaving him afraid that he had lost his singing voice. It also didn't help that during that period he felt insecure about his physical appearance, he didn't consider himself attractive, and he thought that his appearance was normal and ordinary, so he put aside the dreams he had of belonging to the world of entertainment.

More about Joo Won

TV Shows

TV Show Theme Songs


Musical Theater

  • Ghost the Musical (2013-2014)
  • Grease (2009)
  • Sinsangnam (2009)
  • Spring Awakening (2009)
  • Grease (2008)
  • Singles (2008)
  • Altar Boyz (2007)

Variety Shows

  • Running Man (SBS, 2014) (ep. 206)
  • Joo Won's Life Log (KNTV Japan, 2014)
  • 2 Days & 1 Night (KBS2, 2012-2013)
  • Frees (SBS, 2006)

Music Video Appearances


  • 2015 51st Baeksang Arts Awards
  • 2013 49th Baeksang Arts Awards with (Oh Sang Jin) & (Kim Ah Joong)
  • 2011 KBS Drama Awards


2020 28th SBS Drama Awards:

2015 SBS Drama Awards:

2014 KBS Drama Awards:

2014 26th Korea PD Awards:

2013 KBS Drama Awards:

2013 MBC Drama Awards:

2012 Drama Fever Awards:

2012 KBS Drama Awards:

2012 KBS Entertainment:

  • Best Newcomer in Show/Variety (2 Days & 1 Night)

2012 48th Baeksang Arts Awards:

2011 KBS Drama Awards:

2011 6th Asia Model Awards:

  • Model Special New Star Award


  • Basic House Mind Bridge (2016)
  • Basic House I'm David (2016)
  • GGIO2 (2015-16)
  • Zigbang (2015)
  • Beans Bins (2014-15)
  • LAB SERIES Age Rescue + Water-Charged Gel Cream (2014)
  • McCOL (2014)
  • Edwin (2012-15)
  • T store - SK planet (2012)
  • Lotte Chilsung Cantata Stick Coffee (2012-13)
  • NogShim Noodle (2012)
  • Mountia (2012-15)
  • KFC (2010)
  • ASK (2010)


  • Education:
    • Graduate School of Mass Communications, Konkuk University
    • Undergraduate School of Film and Television, Sungkyunkwan University School of Arts
  • Hobbies: Listening music and lying down by the Han river
  • Religion: Christian (Protestant)
  • Abilities: Baking and playing the piano, guitar, and violin
  • 2006 Debut as a musical actor for the musical production Altar Boyz.
  • 2009 His performance in Spring Awakening caught the attention of his future agency, Sim Entertainment

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