Yoo Ji Tae Wiki, Wife, Age, Net Worth, Height, Parents & More

Yoo Ji Tae


Real NameYoo Ji Tae.
AgentBH Entertainment Co. Ltd.
In LimelightMoney Heist: Korea - Joint Economic Area (2022).
Age47 years old.
Birth DateApril 13, 1976.
Birth PlaceSeoul, South Korea.
NationalitySouth Korean.
ParentsFather: Kim Bong-hee.
Mother: --.
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Love Life
Marital StatusMarried.
WifeKim Hyo-jin (m. 2011).
KidsYoo Soo In.
Yoo Roo In.
Body Measurements
HeightIn feet: 6' 1½".
In meters: 1.86 m.
In centimeters: 186 cm.
WeightKg: 74.
Pounds: 163.14 lbs.
CollegeChung-Ang University.
Catholic University of Korea.
TelevisionStar's Lover (2008–2009).
Healer (2014–2015).
The Good Wife (2016).
Mad Dog (2017).
Different Dreams (2019).
When My Love Blooms (2020).
Money Heist: Korea - Joint Economic Area (2022).
MoviesBye June (1998).
Attack the Gas Station! (1999).
01412 pasasingeum (2000).
Ditto (2000).
Nightmare (2000).
Libera me (2000).
MOB 2025 (2001).
One Fine Spring Day (2001).
Natural City (2003).
Oldboy (2003).
Into the Mirror (2003).
Woman Is the Future of Man (2004).
Lady Vengeance (2005).
Antarctic Journal (2005).
Running Wild (2006).
Three Fellas (2006).
Traces of Love (2006).
Hwang Jin Yi (2007).
Soon-jeong-man-hwa (2008).
Secret Love (2010).
Midnight FM (2010).
Mai Ratima (2012).
The Human Trust (2013).
The Tenor (2014).
Split (2016).
The Swindlers (2017).
The House That Jack Built (2018).
Wooparoo Adventure (2019).
Svaha: The Sixth Finger (2019).
Money (2019).
Bakugan: Battle Force (2019).
Net worth$3.84 Million.

Yoo Ji Tae as Professor on Money Heist Korea

Money Heist Korea Joint Economic Area Actor Yoo Ji Tae Wiki | Bio

Yoo Ji Tae (born on April 13, 1976) is a 47 years old handsome hunk of the South Korean cinema world. He is a director, actor, model, producer, and screenwriter who stepped into the acting industry in 1998.

Although he has worked in more than 2 dozen movies, his notable projects were “Oldboy,” “Lady Vengeance,” “Hwang Jin Yi,” “The Swindlers,” and “Svaha: The Sixth Finger.”

In 2022, this fantastic artist earned worldwide recognition in Netflix’s most anticipated series, “Money Heist: Korea – Joint Economic Area.” The story of this web series revolves around a group of people who plan to steal 4 trillion won from the joint economic area.


Money Heist Korea Joint Economic Area Actor Yoo Ji Tae

Early Life

Yoo Ji Tae (age 47) landed on the earth after his birth at his parents’ home in Seoul, South Korea, on April 13, 1976. We did not get much information about his father, but we learned his mother’s name is Kim Bong-hee. Tae spent most of his life in Seoul, where his single mom raised him while working as a nurse.

When he was a school student, his heart wanted to learn acting, so he joined a local theatre. Alongside, he also learned ramp modeling, and his age was only 19 when he got his first modeling assignment with SFAA. His impressive 6′ 1½” height helped him get more and more modeling jobs.

Although his career started early, he did not forget the importance of education. He completed his schooling in 1994 with flying colors and, after that, attended Chung-Ang University for a bachelor’s degree in Advanced Imaging Science, Multimedia & Film.


Money Heist Korea Joint Economic Area Actor Yoo Ji Tae Wikipedia

Professional Life

From 1995 to 1998, Yoo worked as a model with various brands and even traveled overseas for a few projects. He also received multiple awards for his performance as a model, including the 1997 Model Center New Model Award and the 1998 Photographers’ Association Award.

In 1998 Yoo Ji produced a movie named “Bye June,” which did a decent business at the box office. Although Tae’s first project’s performance was at part, it helped Ji Tae earn some recognition.

Yoo Ji Tae height is 6 feet 1½ inches

Soon he appeared in Sang-Jin Kim-directed “Attack the Gas Station!” a movie with a blend of comedy and crime. Yoo’s second movie helped him get more acting jobs in films like “01412 pasasingeum,” “Ditto,” “Nightmare,” “Libera me,” “One Fine Spring Day,” “Into the Mirror,” and others. He frequently appeared on the big screen, and from 2000 to 2008, there were 17 movies in which Ji Tae appeared.

In 2008, the famous director Bu Sung Chul called Yoo and offered him to play the role of Kim Chul Soo in his TV series “Star’s Lover.” The actor accepted the offer, which is how his tv career started. He never played a minor role in any show and is currently considered a choosy actor.

Yoo Ji Tae with his wife Kim Hyo-jin

Love Life

Like his fellow actor Park Hae Soo, Yoo Ji Tae is also married. His wife is a famous actress & model, Kim Hyo-jin. They both have two sons named Yoo Soo In and Yoo Roo In. The Tae family currently lives in a lavish apartment in Seoul.

When Yoo was a kid, he promised to fulfill his mother’s wish of opening a charity hospital for poor patients. Ji never stays behind when it comes to helping others. In Nepal, he helped the funding the construction of a Kindergarten. The actor also donated millions to the Haiti Earthquake relief fund.

The actor not only possesses good acting skills but also has a heart of gold. He is a very generous donor, and in 2021 the government of Korea awarded him with the Minister of Public Administration and Security Award.


Yoo Ji Tae Q&A

Ques: How much is Yoo Ji Tae’s age?

Ans: As of 2023, he is 47.

Ques: What is the height of Yoo Ji Tae?

Ans: He is 6′ 1½” (1.86m) tall.

Ques: Who was The Professor in “Money Heist: Korea – Joint Economic Area”?

Ans: Yoo Ji Tae.

Ques: Who is Yoo Ji Tae’s wife?

Ans: Kim Hyo-jin.

Ques: What is Kim Hyo-jin’s son’s name?

Ans: Yoo Soo In.

Ques: How much is the net worth of Yoo Ji Tae?

Ans: USD 3.84 million.