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Joe Seo Wiki: Age, Girlfriend, Dating, Family, Ethnicity, Height, Cobra Kai

By Aditya Rana | On: 08 May, 2018
Joe Seo Wiki: Age, Girlfriend, Dating, Family, Ethnicity, Height, Cobra Kai

Quick Information

Date of Birth August 02, 1998
Age 22 Years 7 Month(s)
Citizenship American
Profession Actor
Marital Status Single
Girlfriend/Dating Not Disclosed
Gay/Lesbian No
Net Worth Not disclosed
Ethnicity Asian
Height 1.80 meters (5’11”)
Education University of California

Korean-American actor Joe Seo is best known for winning the U.S. Dramatic Special Jury Award for his breakthrough performance in acting. Joe, just at the age of 19, has earned a considerable reputation from audiences. He appears in the recently aired American web series Cobra Kai which stars Xolo Marideuna and Mary Mouser in a pivotal role. It is a series based on The Karate Kid. In the series, he is portraying the recurring character of Kyler.

How Much Is Joe's Net Worth?

Joe Seo summoned his net worth from his professional acting career. Since starting a career in the entertainment file, he has starred in more than a two dozen movies and earned magnum fortunes. Among his films, he also has won an award for the movie Spa Night. He grabbed the U.S. Dramatic Special Jury Award For Breakthrough Performance at the Sundance Closing Award Ceremony, which was accepted by Ahm on his behalf.

During that time, Joe had gone to Los Angeles to meet a casting director. For his acceptance speech, he (Ahm) said that Joe gave so much of himself. It was always going to be hard portraying the duality of being gay Korean-American, but Joe gave his whole being to it. Moreover, the presenter Lena Dunham and Avy Kaufman described Joe as an actor whose intimate and quiet performance is profoundly moving. 

The most important question asked during the interview was:

The movie shows that the Korean community in LA can be pretty conservative, particularly when it comes to gay rights. The film does something I think is so important, which is to show a character that is both gay and Korean-American and struggles because of it. Did you have any reservations about taking on this role?

Answering the question, he said that it is a little more conservative in LA than in Korea. The Korean diaspora came in the 70s or the 80s, so they maintain a conventional idea about the gay community. And it is hard for them to accept change and to accept a different view. 

Talking about his role in the movie, he felt that the film brought more light to the gay community. Whether you are straight, gay, or whatever, we are all just people at the end of the day, said Joe. 

His movie received an average rating of 6.9/10, with a gross earning of $38,578. Analyzing his performance in this movie, he made the revenue higher than the rest crew members.

He has his acting credits on movies like Freedom Writers with a box office collection of $43 million worldwide, and Gridiron Gang with a box office collection of $41 million. These movies also helped him to raise his earnings substantially. Further, Joe appeared in the film The Bird Who Could Fly, released in 2017, portraying the character of Arthur Lee. 

As of now, he is portraying the character of Kyler on the newly aired series Cobra Kai. Xolo Maridueña and Mary Mouser performed the role of Miguel and Samantha LaRusso, respectively.

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Is Joe Dating Or Still Single?

On 18 July 2007, Joe had shared the pictures of him with a lady named Giovanni on Facebook with a caption,

Me and Giovanni. She loves me... and that's how it was on set.

Joe with his onscreen girlfriend Giovanni shared on 18 July 2007 (Photo: Facebook)

Well, he has an onscreen girlfriend from the movie Freedom Writers, but yet the information about his real-life girlfriend is still a mystery. He also captured the pictures with few more ladies on the premiere of Freedom Writers on 18 July 2007.

Joe shared a picture of him with Jackie mentioning her as his Asian partner. Further, he was seen having a cozy shot with Kristin saying she taught him to dance. 

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Short Bio

Born in 1998 in San Francisco, California, United States, Joe Seo celebrates his birthday on 2 August every year. Talking about his family, Joe was born to stereotypical Asian parents, Youn Ho Cho and Haerry Kim. Standing at a height of 1.80 meters (5'11"), Joe has athletic body measurements. Holding American nationality, Joe belongs to Asian-American ethnicity.

He completed his education from the University of California, Los Angeles, as per wiki. Joe is fluent in speaking Korean, English, and Spanish. Besides his career in acting, he is fond of DJing, Hip Hop Dance, and ADR.