Gong Yoo is a South Korean actor who came into stardom with the role Choi Han-Kyul in the MBC romantic comedy The First Shop of Coffee Prince which was one of Korea's most watched dramas of 2007 and made him a hallyu star. He also won Excellence Award, Actor for the drama. Gong was appointed as a special representative in the UNICEF in Korea in 2013 and named as an ambassador for the National Tax Service in 2014.
Gong graduated with B.A. Theater degree at Kyung Hee University and started his showbusiness career with small parts in dramas and films. He landed his first lead role in Biscuit Teacher and Star (2005).
Gong is still single.
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