Kim Woo Bin

Hyun Joong Kim

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  • First Name: Hyun Joong
  • Family Name: Kim
  • Native name: 김우빈
  • Also Known as: 김현중, Kim Hyeon Jung, Kim Hyun Jung, Kim Wu Bin, Kim U Bin
  • Nationality: South Korean
  • Gender: Male
  • Born: July 16, 1989
  • Age: 32

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Hyun Joong Kim

Kim Woo Bin

  • Name: Kim Woo Bin
  • Native name: 김우빈
  • Given name: Kim Hyun Joong
  • Also Known as: 김현중, Kim Hyeon Jung, Kim Hyun Jung, Kim Wu Bin, Kim U Bin
  • Nationality: South Korean
  • Gender: Male
  • Born: July 16, 1989
  • Age: 32
Kim Woo Bin (born Kim Hyun Joong) is a South Korean actor and model under AM Entertainment. Kim Woo Bin debuted as a runway model in 2009 and has since appeared in prêt-à-porter and Seoul Fashion Week collections until the present. Kim Woo Bin originally debuted under the name Kim Hyun Joong, but changed it at the end of 2011 and began acting under his new stage name in the sitcom Vampire Idol.

On July 22nd, 2015, it was announced that he was dating actress Shin Min Ah.

In 2013, Kim was named honorary ambassador for his alma mater, Jeonju University. The same year, he was appointed the public relations ambassador of the 2013 Suwon Information Science Festival; and ambassador of the "Good Downloader Campaign" organized by the Korean Film Council and Film Federation Against Piracy.

In 2015, Kim was chosen as the promotional ambassador of CJ CGV’s arthouse exhibition chain CGV ARTHOUSE.

In April 2017, Kim was appointed as an honorary ambassador for the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea. Kim is the second actor to take on this role and was set to take part in various activities to promote the event. He was later pulled from the role due to his ongoing cancer treatments in October.

On May 24th, 2017, Woo Bin's agency released an official statement about his diagnosis of nasopharyngeal cancer. Woo Bin is currently undergoing radiation therapy and taking some time off. Kim Woo Bin will be returning to the big screen after his battle with cancer.

In June 2020, Woo Bin did an insightful interview about his career and his new mindset. The drama "Our Blues" will be his first project after a 4-year hiatus.

(Source: Wikipedia)
Drama
Year Title # Role Rating
2022 Our Blues
Korean Drama, 2022, 20 eps
Park Jung Joon (Main Role)
20
Park Jung Joon
Main Role
8.2
2022 Black Knight
Korean Drama, 2022, 6 eps
"5-8" (Main Role)
6
"5-8"
Main Role
0.0
2016 Uncontrollably Fond
Korean Drama, 2016, 20 eps
Shin Joon Yeong (Main Role)
20
Main Role
8.1
2014 We Are Young
Chinese Drama, 2014, 3 eps
[God] (Main Role)
3
[God]
Main Role
7.0
2014 Love Cells
Korean Drama, 2014, 15 eps
[Love Cell Hunter/King of romance] (Support Role)
15
[Love Cell Hunter/King of romance]
Support Role
7.1
2013 The Heirs
Korean Drama, 2013, 20 eps
Choi Young Do (Main Role)
20
Main Role
7.6
2012 School 2013
Korean Drama, 2012, 16 eps
Park Heung Soo (Main Role)
16
Main Role
8.2
2012 To the Beautiful You
Korean Drama, 2012, 16 eps
John Kim (Ep.9-10) (Guest Role)
16
John Kim (Ep.9-10)
Guest Role
7.6
2012 A Gentleman's Dignity
Korean Drama, 2012, 20 eps
Kim Dong Hyup (Support Role)
20
Kim Dong Hyup
Support Role
8.3
2011 Vampire Idol
Korean Drama, 2011, 79 eps
Kim Woo Bin / Gabri (Support Role)
79
Kim Woo Bin / Gabri
Support Role
7.3
Movie
Year Title Role Rating
TBA Wiretap
Unconfirmed
Korean Movie, 0000,
Park Sang Dae (Main Role)
Main Role
0.0
2022 Alienoid
Korean Movie, 2022,
[Guard] (Main Role)
[Guard]
Main Role
9.0
2016 Master
Korean Movie, 2016,
Park Jang Goon (Main Role)
Main Role
8.0
2015 Twenty
Korean Movie, 2015,
Cha Chi Ho (Main Role)
Main Role
8.0
2014 The Con Artists
Korean Movie, 2014,
Lee Ji Hyuk (Main Role)
Lee Ji Hyuk
Main Role
8.2
2013 Friend 2
Korean Movie, 2013,
Sung Hoon (Main Role)
Sung Hoon
Main Role
7.3
2012 Runway Cop
Korean Movie, 2012,
[Model Cameo] (Guest Role)
[Model Cameo]
Guest Role
7.6
Special
Year Title # Role Rating
2013 The Heirs Christmas Edition
Korean Special, 2013, 1 eps
Choi Young Do (Main Role)
1
Main Role
7.3
2013 School 2013 Special
Korean Special, 2013, 1 eps
Park Heung Soo [Student] (Main Role)
1
Park Heung Soo [Student]
Main Role
7.9
2011 Drama Special Season 2: Cupid Factory
Korean Special, 2011, 1 eps
Roy (Support Role)
1
Roy
Support Role
6.8
2011 Drama Special Series Season 1: White Christmas
Korean Special, 2011, 8 eps
Kang Mi Reu (Main Role)
8
Main Role
8.5
TV Show
Year Title # Role Rating
2022 Unexpected Business Season 2
Korean TV Show, 2022, 13 eps
(Ep. 1-6) (Guest)
13
(Ep. 1-6)
Guest
8.4
2020 Humanimal
Korean TV Show, 2020, 5 eps
[Narrator] (Main Host)
5
[Narrator]
Main Host
8.4
2016 Entertainment Team Leader
Korean TV Show, 2016, 12 eps
(Ep. 2) (Guest)
12
(Ep. 2)
Guest
10.0
2014 Four Sons and One Daughter
Korean TV Show, 2014, 19 eps
(Guest)
19
Guest
0.0
2013 Hwasin: Controller of the Heart
Korean TV Show, 2013, 31 eps
(Ep. 7) (Guest)
31
(Ep. 7)
Guest
7.7
2010 Running Man
Korean TV Show, 2010, 637 eps
(Ep. 138, 166, 188-189, 191, 225, 240) (Guest)
637
(Ep. 138, 166, 188-189, 191, 225, 240)
Guest
9.2
2004 M Countdown
Korean TV Show, 2004, 700 eps
[2013-2014] (Main Host)
700
[2013-2014]
Main Host
8.9
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News - Apr 20, 2021

Lee Byung Hun, Cha Seung Won, Kim Woo Bin, Shin Min Ah, Han Ji Min and more will reportedly star in the upcoming drama "Our Blues".