Yoo Yeon-seok is a South Korean actor whose notable works include the films Re-encounter and Whistle Blower, as well as the television series Reply 1994, which has got him the Top 10 Style Icons at the 7th Style Icon Awards in 2014.
Yoo Yeon-seok was born to a professor of selenodesy, posted at a national university. He decided to take up acting in his junior year in high school and enter Sejong University majoring in Film Arts. He made his acting debut with the acclaimed 2003 film Oldboy.
Yoo Yeon-seok once expressed his wanting to date actress Park Shin-hye. Although co-workers of the two believe there was some romance between them, they confirmed not.