Heo Sung-tae is a South Korean actor & famous personality. He is best known for his appearance in the Netflix series Squid Game. However, he has been actively acting for almost ten years & acted in over 60+ movies & television series. Read more to know about his net worth, wife, height, wiki, age, bio, movies, weight, family, ethnicity & more.
Heo Sung-tae Wiki
Heo Sung-tae was born to South Korean parents on 20 October 1977 in Busan, South Korea. His nickname is Heo & his zodiac sign is Libra. He graduated high school at a private school in his hometown. Then, he attended Pusan National University for higher education where he specialized in Russian.
His ethnicity is Korean. However, he hasn’t shared any information about his parents or siblings publicly yet. We will update the details soon. His marital status is married but there are no details available about his wife.
|Real Name||Heo Sung-tae|
|Age||44 [as of 2021]|
|Date of Birth||20 October 1977|
|Birthplace||Busan, South Korea|
|Hometown||Busan, South Korea|
|College||Pusan National University|
Age, Height & More
Heo Sung-tae’s age is 44 as of 2021. His height is 5 feet 11 inches (180 cm) & his weight is 74 kg approximately. He has black hair & brown eyes. His body measurements are not known & his shoe size is 11 (US).
Before Heo started acting, he worked for various companies that include LG Corp. Also, he even worked at a shipbuilding company as well. Finally, after working at a few companies, he has decided to give acting a chance. Just a year before his film, he appeared in a talent show.
He made his acting debut with the film Masquerade in 2012. It was a Korean period drama film & he played a small role in the movie. In the same year, he appeared in Man on High Heels that featured Cha Seung-won in the lead role. He continued acting consistently & appeared in at least one movie every year. In 2015, he made his Television series debut with City of the Sun. Out of all the films, he primarily gained popularity for his performance in the movie The Age of Shadows (2016). After his television series debut in 2015, he began acting in TV series more actively. So far, he has acted in four TV series namely Racket Boys, Beyond Evil, Squid Game, and The Silent Sea respectively.
However, the popularity of the Netflix series Squid Game has helped him showcase his talent with a larger audience. In the series, he played the role of Jang Deok-su. On top of these, his social media persence has improved a lot. Before the launch of the series, he had less than 13k followers on Instagram. At the current time period, he has surpassed the milestone of one million followers & his account currently stands at 1.5 million followers.
Heo Sung-tae Net Worth
Heo Sung-tae’s net worth is $500,000 – $1,000,000 (estimated). His major income is acting. Over the past ten years, he has been acting consistently & lived a decent life. However, his earnings are estimated to increase as time passes.
- He is a dog lover.
- In 2018, he was nominated for two awards (2018 SBS Drama Awards & 54th Baeksang Arts Awards) under the categories ‘Best Supporting Actor’ and ‘Best New Actor – Film’ respectively.
- In his whole acting career, he hasn’t appeared in any movie/TV series in 2012.
- He can speak more than three languages such as Manchu, Russian, etc.
- He is managed by Hanahreum Company, a talent management org.
- Though he has earned more than a million followers on Instagram, he follows only around 170 people.
- For his role in Squid Game, he has gained 17kg in just one month.
- He doesn’t have a Twitter account.
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