Profile of Jang Dong-gun

Jang Dong-gun is a South Korea actor. He was born in Yongsan-du, Seoul, South Korea on March 7, 1972. He studied at Korea National University of Arts School of Drama and debuted in 1992. Jang got married with an actress, Ko So-young on May 2, 2010, and had a son named Jang Joon-hyuk. His occupation is an actor, and his agency is AM Entertainment.

 

Filmography

Film

1997 Repechage – role: Min-gyu

1997 Holiday in Seoul – role: Taxi Driver

1998 First Kiss – role: cameo appearance

1999 Love Wind Love Song – role: Tae-hee

1999 Nowhere to Hide – role: Detective Kim

2000 Anarchists – role: Seregay

2001  Friend – role: Lee Han Dong-su

2002 2009 Lost Memories – role: Masayuki Sakamoto

2002 The Coast Guard – role: Kang Sang-byeong

2004 Taegukgi: The Brotherhood of War – role: Lee Jin-tae

2005 Typhoon – role: Sin

2005 The Promise – role: Kunlun, the slave

2009 Good Morining, President – role: Cha Ji-wook

2010 The Warrior’s Way – role: Yang

2011 My Way – role: Kim Jin-suk

2012 Dangerous Liaisons – role: Xie Yifan

Television Drama

1992 Our Heaven (MBC)

1993 Il Ji Mae (MBC) – role: Il Ji Mae

1994 The Last Match (MBC) – role: Yoon Chul-jun

1996 Icing (MBC) – Yoon Chan

1997 Medical Brothers (MBC) – role: Kim Su-hyung

1997 Model (SBS) – role: Lee Jung

1997 Myth of a Hero (MBC) – role: Kim Tae-woo

1998 Ready, Go! (MBC) – role: Shin Ji-soo

1998 Love (MBC) – role: Jung In-ha

1999 Springtime (MBC) – role: Kang Hyun-woo

1999 Ghost (SBS) - role: Jang Dae-hyun

2000 All About Eve (SBS) – Yoon Hyong-cheol

2012 A Gentlemen’s Dignity (SBS) – role: Kim Do-jin

 

Discography

1993 Jang Dong-gun (OST of ‘Our Heaven’)

1994 Friendship (with Jun Chul)

1995 Flying

1998 Dong-gun & Bon-seung

2012 More Than Me (OST of ’A Gentlemen’s Dignity’)

 

Awards

1994 Baeksang Arts Awards: Best New TV Actor – ‘The Last Match’

1997 MBC Drama Awards: Best Actor – ‘Medical Brothers’

1997 Blue Dragon Film Awards: Best New Actor – ‘Repechage’

1997 Blue Dragon Film Awards: Popularity Award - ‘Repechage’

1997 Baeksang Arts Awards: Popularity Award – ‘Repechage’

1999 Blue Dragon Film Awards: Best Supporting Actor – ‘Nowhere to Hide’

2000 Blue Dragon Film Awards: Popularity Award - ‘Nowhere to Hide’

2001 Asia Pacific Film Festival: Best Supporting Actor – ‘Friend’

2001 Blue Dragon Film Awards: Popularity Award – ‘Friend’

2004 Blue Dragon Film Awards: Best Actor – ‘Taegukgi’

2005 Max Movie Awards: Best Actor – ‘Typhoon’