Chun Bo-geun

Chun Bo-geun (born August 23, 2002) is a South Korean actor. He first garnered attention in a KTF commercial in 2008, then began his career as a child actor in 2009.[1][2] Chun has starred in the films Hello Ghost (2010) and The Grand Heist (2012), as well as the television series Wish Upon a Star (2010) and The Queen's Classroom (2013).[3][4][5][6][7][8]

Chun Bo-geun
Born (2002-08-23) August 23, 2002 (age 17)
Years active2008-present
Korean name
Revised RomanizationCheon Bo-geun
McCune–ReischauerCh'ǒn Po-kŭn



Year Title Role Notes
2009 Haeundae Choi Seung-hyun
2010 No Doubt Do-jin
Hello Ghost Elementary school student ghost
2011 Sorry, Thanks Min-joon segment: "Cat's Kiss"
The Bracelet of Blue Tears young Ji-gwi
2012 Dancing Queen young Hwang Jung-min
The Grand Heist Jung-goon
The Spies Section chief Kim's son
2013 The Spy: Undercover Operation Ji-seong
2014 The Fatal Encounter young Sal-soo

Television seriesEdit

Year Title Role Network
2010 Wish Upon a Star Jin Pa-rang SBS
Gloria Ha Eo-jin MBC
2011 You're So Pretty Jang Soo-ho MBC
TV Original Fairy Tale "가방 들어주는 아이" Seok-woo EBS
2012 Dream of the Emperor Manhwa KBS1
The Great Seer Patron saint SBS
2013 The Queen's Classroom Oh Dong-gu MBC
2014 Drama Festival "4teen" Shin Young-hoon MBC

Variety showEdit

Year Title Network Notes
2009 Fun TV Roller Coaster tvN segment: "Two Wives
and Two Husbands"
Star Golden Bell KBS2
2012 Breakdown Problem - Resolution King Tooniverse Host
2014 Little Big Hero tvN Documentary narration, episode 3

Music videoEdit

Year Song Title Artist
2011 "Sorry, Thanks" Migo Song
2013 "Green Rain"[9] SHINee

Awards and nominationsEdit

Year Award Category Nominated work Result
2013 2nd APAN Star Awards Best Young Actor
The Queen's Classroom
MBC Drama Awards Best Young Actor Won


  1. ^ "10 Rising Stars Under 17: Korea's Gifted Young Actors & Actresses". Soompi. 15 May 2011. Retrieved 2014-12-10.
  2. ^ Moon, Seok (31 July 2009). "천보근: 천방지축 '8살의 쇼'". Cine21 (in Korean). Retrieved 2014-12-10.
  3. ^ "Film Hello Ghost to open in China today". 10Asia. 24 November 2011. Retrieved 2014-12-10.
  4. ^ Kwaak, Je-yup (31 July 2012). "History, comedy, icy chill meet in Heist". The Korea Times. Retrieved 2014-12-10.
  5. ^ Kang, Myoung-seok (29 December 2009). "Preview: SBS TV series Wish Upon a Star". 10Asia. Retrieved 2014-12-10.
  6. ^ "Queen's Class: 4 Special Points to Catch". MBC Global Media. 13 June 2013. Retrieved 2014-12-10.
  7. ^ Hwang, Hye-jin; Im, Se-young (6 August 2013). "'여왕' 천보근 "고현정 덕분에 촬영장 없던 에어콘 생겨"(인터뷰)". Newsen (in Korean). Retrieved 2014-12-10.
  8. ^ Jo, Hae-jin (9 August 2013). "천보근 "절친한 김향기, '여왕의 교실 시즌2' 찍었으면" (인터뷰)". TV Daily (in Korean). Retrieved 2014-12-10.
  9. ^ Hong, Grace Danbi (21 June 2013). "SHINee and Cast of The Queen's Classroom Dance Together in Green Rain MV". enewsWorld. Archived from the original on 27 October 2014. Retrieved 2014-12-10.

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