This “Reborn Rich” actor was unknown for 20 years then became famous after getting cast as a substitute 

Here is the story about the acting career of actor Jo Han Chul, who is acting as Jin Dong Gi in JTBC’s drama “Reborn Rich”.

Jo Han Chul spent more than 20 years going back and forth between theater stages, musicals, and movies. While waiting for an opportunity to shine, he improved his acting skills and gained experience by appearing in works of different genres.

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In 2018, he starred in “Along with the Gods: The Last 49 Days” and made his name widely known to the public. Replacing Oh Dal Soo for the role of Prosecutor 1, Jo Han Chul received favorable reviews for his chemistry with actor Im Won Hee. As the movie became a hit and gained 10 million submissions, Jo Han Chul also gained recognition and enjoyed his late heyday.

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However, it was not the first time Jo Han Chul appeared as a substitute. He was not cast in first place for the role of the King in “100 Days My Prince”. Jo Han Chul filled the vacancy when Yoon Tae Young withdrew from the project due to a drunk driving incident.

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Since Jo Han Chul was suddenly cast in the middle of the production process as a substitute, the role of the King was a heavy burden for him. However, the actor tried his best to immerse himself in the character and eventually gained much love for his relaxed acting. Jo Han Chul’s passion for acting and efforts throughout his long unknown days was finally repaid. 

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Jo Han Chul is currently starring in the drama “Reborn Rich” as Sunyang Group’s second son Jin Dong Gi, an ambitious person who plays tricks to get what he wants.

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In addition, he also plays a politician, whose appearance is different inside and outside, as well as Beom Seok’s father in wavve’s original series “Weak Hero”. Despite not having much screen time, he still successfully shows off his presence.

Source: Daum

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