Leeteuk

Singer-songwriter (1983)
Sun Apr 18 2021
By   Akriti Sharma

Park Jeong-su, well known by the stage name Leeteuk worldwide, is a South Korean singer, songwriter, TV personality, and actor. Also, he is known to be the Leader, sub vocalist, and sub rapper of K-pop Boy Band Super Junior and its subgroups, Super junior-H and Super junior-T

Leeteuk auditioned at SM Entertainment in his teenage years and, after several test recordings and performances, became a trainee at SM Entertainment's Starlight Academy. 

Wiki- Bio- Age, Parents,Sister

Park Jeong-su was born on July 1, 1983, in Seoul, South Korea. He is the younger child of Park Yong-in and Yoo Sook-young. He has a sister named, Park In-young who is older than him. She is also a renowned actress and singer. 

Leeteuk with his sister.
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At the age of 15, Leeteuk's parents got separated. He has spoken out about his parent's relationship with the media. After his early school days, the Seoul native joined Paekche Institute of the Arts but later shifted to Inha University in Incheon.

Career- Super Junior, MC, Dramas

In early 2000, when Leeteuk was on vacation with his sister, he was spotted by a talent scout and advised him to audition for SM Entertainment. 

After several test recordings and performances, he was selected as a trainee. After that, he did an uncredited  role in MBC Drama 'All About Eve.' Furthermore, he became a model for Pepsi for a long time. 

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In 2005, Leeteuk debuted as part of the 12-member boy band Super Junior 5. The group became an instant success, and a year later, a 13th member was added, and the group was renamed Super Junior

As of now, the group has released nine albums, including 'Twins' (2005), 'Don't Run (2007), 'Sorry, Sorry' (2009), 'Bonamana' (2010), and 'Mr. Devil' (2015). Also, the 37-year-old is part of subgroups, Super junior-H, and Super junior-T.  

Leeteuk with one of his members from K-pop Band

Leeteuk with one of his members from K-pop Band
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Leeteuk, over the years, has also established himself as a popular television presenter and MC. He served as a host on SBS' 'Star King' and 'Strong heart.' 

In 2010, he played the role of the new MC for MBC's 'Enjoy Today,' replacing the previous host Big Bang's Seungri.  In between 2006 to 2011, Leeteuk co-hosted KBS Super Junior's 'Kiss The Radio' with Eunhyuk. He returned back to it as a guest in 2016.

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Leeteuk furthermore has also made cameo appearances in many Korean dramas, including 'Nonstop' (2006), 'Dream High' (2011), and 'Salamander Guru and the Shadows' (2012)

Relationship Status- Dated Kang So-ra?

According to the media reports, Leeteuk is currently single and is focusing only on his career. 

Leeteuk and Kang So-ra worked in We Got Married.
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Nonetheless, in 2018, it was reported that Leeteuk was dating his We Got Married co-star Kang So-ra. Sadly, the relationship did not last long, and currently, Kang So-ra is happily married to a non-celebrity and is expecting her first child in April 2021. 

Net Worth of Leeteuk

Leeteuk's exact net worth is not known. However, it is  estimated to be around $1 to $5 million. He made this wealth through his primary career as a Pop singer, TV and radio presenter, and actor. 

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