Yoo Jae Suk
Yoo Jae Suk
Celebrated Name: Yoo Jae Suk
Real Name/Full Name: Yoo Jae Suk
Gender: Male
Age: 51 years old
Birth Date: 14 August 1972
Birth Place: Suyu-dong
Nationality: South Korean
Height: 1.68 m
Weight: 63 kg
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Married
Wife/Spouse (Name): Na Kyung Eun (m. 2008)
Children: Yes (Yoo Ji Ho, Yoo Na-Eun)
Profession: Comedian, host and television personality currently
Net Worth in 2024: $12 million
Last Updated: May 2024

Yoo Jae-suk is a South Korea based comedian, a host and a television actor. In South Korea, Jae Suk has hosted various television shows. His television fan following in South Korea is endless. Yoo has worked in various South Korean television shows such as Infinite Challenge and Running Man.

Maybe you know about Yoo Jae Suk very well But do you know how old and tall is he and what is his net worth in 2024? If you do not know, We have prepared this article about details of Yoo Jae Suk’s short biography-wiki, career, professional life, personal life, today’s net worth, age, height, weight, and more facts. Well, if you’re ready, let’s start.

Early Life

Yoo Jae-suk was born in Seoul, South Korea on August 14, 1972. Yoo has two siblings, and he is the eldest of all. During his elementary and middle school days, he was more inclined towards comedy and hence used to mimic and make everyone laugh. He went to the Seoul Institute of the Arts but unfortunately could not accomplish his graduation as he was more inclined towards Comedy. Being born to a middle-class family, His parents had high expectations from him, but Yoo had different plans.

In 1991 during his college days, Yoo began participating in various competitions like KBS Comedian Festival. It was a life-changing moment when his performance was highly appreciated by the audience as well as the producers, and hence it was the beginning of his comedian career. But it was not that easy as it seemed, later he was dropped out from the college, and his parents were miserable. He was jobless for the next few years and started doing small television shows and commercials for an earning. In the 2000s, he got an opportunity to host ‘Live and enjoy together’ which was a hit and eventually Yoo got on his way to success.

Age, Height, and Weight

Being born on 14 August 1972, Yoo Jae Suk is 51 years old as of today’s date 20th May 2024. His height is 1.68 m tall, and weight is 63 kg.


After his first breakthrough from ‘Live and enjoy together,’ he hosted ‘X-Man’ in 2003 which began slowly but later got momentum and eventually became the most popular and super hit show and earned Yoo a nickname of ‘Nation’s MC’. Later he got various offers from ‘New X-Man’, ‘Old TV’ and ‘Haja! Go!’ but unfortunately, they were not that successful and eventually went off the air. But ‘X-Man’ was getting popular all around the world and hence got him worldwide stardom.

In 2006 Yoo started hosting ‘Infinite Challenge’ which went off track initially but brought back on track and the show is a hit and is being hosted by Yoo. Later in 2012 Yoo appeared in ‘Gangnam Style’ along with PSY and it became an internet sensation and brought massive stardom to both of them.

Awards & Achievements

You started off winning small awards like MBC Drama Awards but later turned the tables and has been honoured with various popular awards. Yoo has won the 42nd Baeksang Arts Awards, 6th MBC Entertainment Awards, 8th Korea Video Competition, 9th MBC Entertainment Awards, 2nd Nickelodeon Korea Kids’ Choice Awards, Mobile Entertainment Awards, Favorite Comedian, 3rd Korean Popular Culture and Arts Award and many more throughout his career.

Net Worth & Salary of Yoo Jae Suk in 2024

Yoo Jae Suk Net Worth 2019As of May 2024, Yoo Jae Suk has a net worth of $12 million. He has attained this net worth being the top comedian and the famous tv personality in South Korea. His work in X-Man brought him the biggest stardom and various other shows offers. Yoo is a successful comedian not only in South Korea but in the world. His moves and expressions are mind-blowing.

Yoo Jae-suk was born in the capital city of South Korea to a middle-class family. His parents were always worried about him as he was more inclined towards comedy. He once got dropped out of the college, and his parents were very upset by him, but later he achieved his dreams and made his parents proud.


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