Kim Ji-hoon (actor, born 1981)

Kim Ji-hoon (Korean김지훈; born May 9, 1981) is a South Korean actor. He is best known for his romantic comedies on television such as The Golden Age of Daughters-in-Law (2007), Love Marriage (also known as Matchmaker's Lover, 2008), Stars Falling from the Sky (also known as Wish Upon a Star, 2010), and My Cute Guys (2012). In 2010, he also appeared in the film Natalie, and cable mystery series Unsolved.[1][2][3] In 2023 he appeared in Lee Chung-hyun's Netflix film Ballerina

Kim Ji-hoon
Kim in February 2023
Born (1981-05-09) May 9, 1981 (age 42)
Seoul, South Korea
Other namesKim Ji-hun
EducationAjou University
OccupationActor
Years active2002–present
AgentBig Picture
Korean name
Hangul
김지훈
Revised RomanizationGim Ji-hun
McCune–ReischauerKim Chihun

Filmography edit

Television series edit

Year Title Role Ref.
2002 Loving You Choi Sung-wook
2003 A Problem at My Younger Brother's House Park Young-goo
2004 MBC Best Theater – "Kang Jang-soo's Love House" Kang Jang-soo
Land young Kim Gil-sang
2005 Love Hymn Kang Hyuk
Golden Apple Kim Kyung-gu
2006 Great Inheritance Choi Shi-wan
How Much Love Seo Dong-soo
2007 Flowers for My Life Go Eun-tak
Daughters-in-Law Lee Bok-su [4]
2008 Why Did You Come to My House? Jo Gi-dong
Love Marriage Park Hyun-soo [5]
2009 Empress Cheonchu Hyeonjong [6]
2010 Stars Falling from the Sky Won Kang-ha [7]
Joseon X-Files Kim Hyung-do [8]
2011 Marching Na Yo-han
2013 My Cute Guys Oh Jin-rak [9]
Goddess of Marriage Kang Tae-wook [10]
2014 Jang Bo-ri Is Here! Lee Jae-hwa [11]
2015 KBS Drama Special – "Funny Woman" Oh Jung-woo [12]
2016 Sweet Stranger and Me Jo Dong-jin [13]
2017 Please Find Her Kim Jung-nam [14]
Bad Thief, Good Thief Han Jun-hee / Jang Min-jae [15]
2018 The Rich Son Lee Kwang-jae [16]
2019 Babel Tae Min-ho [17]
2020 Flower of Evil Baek Hee-Sung

Web series edit

Year Title Role Note Ref.
2005 Yap Kim Ji-hoon
2016 7 First Kisses Man in the mall Cameo (Ep. 1)
2022 Money Heist: Korea – Joint Economic Area Denver / Oh Taek-su [18][19]
2023 Love to Hate You Do Won-jun [20]
2023–2024 Death's Game Park Tae-woo [21][22]

Film edit

Year Title Role Notes Ref.
2010 Natalie Min-woo
2017 The Age of Blood Lee In-jwa [23]
2023 Ballerina Choi Pro Netflix film [24]

Variety show edit

Year Title Notes
2001 Hotline VJ
요리조리 팡팡 Host
2008 Sang Sang Plus - Season 2
2013 I Live Alone (TV series) Guest (Ep. 370, 375, 387, 407, 461)
2014 Saturday Night Live Korea Host, episode 98
Please Take Care of My Refrigerator Guest ( Ep. 146,147)
2015 Let's Eat with Friends
Some Guys, Some Girls
Crime Scene (season 2) Guest (Ep. 2, 3, 11)
2017 Crime Scene (season 3) Cast member
2023 Heo Young Man's Food Travel Guest (Ep. 221)
2023 Black: I Saw the Devil Cast member; Crime Thriller Crime Documentary (Season 2)[25]

Music video edit

Year Song Title Artist
2002 "Propose" Kangta
"Don't Go Away Ver. 2" Chu Ga Yeoul
"Waiting.." BoA
"Wedding" Shinhwa
2003 "Habit" Fly to the Sky
"Maybe" Dana
"Because I Want To Hold On" Eunhyul
2006 "300 Won Coins" Tutti
"Memory" Yurisangja
2007 "Beautiful Woman" Lee Ki-chan
"Did You Forget?" Hana
"Can't Forget" PK Heman feat. Lee Ji Hye
2008 "You Said You Love Me" Sungje
2009 "The Following Car Is Honking" MC the Max

Theater edit

Year Title Role
2010 University of Laughs Playwright[26]

Awards and nominations edit

Year Award Category Nominated work Result
2006 MBC Drama Awards Best New Actor How Much Love Nominated
2007 KBS Drama Awards Best New Actor The Golden Age of Daughters-in-Law Won
Best Couple Award with Lee Soo-kyung Won
2013 SBS Drama Awards Excellence Award, Actor in a Weekend/Daily Drama Goddess of Marriage Won
2014 3rd APAN Star Awards Excellence Award, Actor in a Serial Drama Jang Bo-ri is Here! Won
22nd Korea Culture and Entertainment Awards Top Excellence Award, Actor in a Drama Won
MBC Drama Awards Top Excellence Award, Actor in a Serial Drama Won
2018 6th APAN Star Awards Excellence Award, Actor in a Serial Drama[27] The Rich Son Nominated
MBC Drama Awards Top Excellence Award, Actor in a Soap Opera Nominated
2021 57th Baeksang Arts Awards[28] Best Supporting Actor (TV) Flower of Evil Nominated

References edit

  1. ^ Kim, Lynn (11 November 2009). "Actor Kim Ji-hoon to hold fan meeting in Japan". 10Asia. Retrieved 2012-11-19.
  2. ^ Park, Kun-ouc (4 October 2010). "Actor Kim Ji-hoon enters military today". 10Asia. Retrieved 2012-11-19.
  3. ^ Sunwoo, Carla (12 July 2012). "Kim Ji-hun to be discharged from Army". Korea JoongAng Daily. Archived from the original on 24 December 2012. Retrieved 2012-11-19.{{cite web}}: CS1 maint: unfit URL (link)
  4. ^ "New KBS weekend drama to star Lee Soo-kyung and Kim Ji-hoon". HanCinema. 21 June 2007.
  5. ^ "Comedy, tragedy go head to head". HanCinema. 25 August 2008.
  6. ^ 김지훈 '천추태후' 현종역으로 첫 사극 도전. Khan (in Korean). 6 August 2009.
  7. ^ "[PREVIEW] SBS TV series "Wish Upon a Star"". 10Asia. 29 December 2009.
  8. ^ 김지훈 임정은, 미스터리 사극 ‘기찰비록’ 남녀주인공 캐스팅. Newsen (in Korean). 15 June 2010.
  9. ^ "Kim Ji-hoon-I in "Flower Boy Next Door"". HanCinema. 5 November 2012.
  10. ^ 이상우·김지훈, '결혼의 여신' 합류..남상미와 호흡. Star News (in Korean). 12 April 2013.
  11. ^ "'아내의 유혹' 작가의 귀환..MBC 주말극 탄력받나". Naver (in Korean). 10 March 2014.
  12. ^ 김지훈-문지인, '웃기는 여자'로 상큼발랄 호흡. Naver (in Korean). 29 March 2015.
  13. ^ 김지훈, '우리집'서 수애 남친 役.."김은정 작가와 인연" [공식입장]. Osen (in Korean). 9 September 2016.
  14. ^ "김지훈, KBS 특집 시트콤 '정남이형' 주연 확정". Star News (in Korean). 17 November 2016.
  15. ^ "Skilled investor Kim Ji-hun goes all in on acting : The 'Bad Thief Good Thief' actor is dedicated to embodying his roles". Korea JoongAng Daily. 11 November 2017.
  16. ^ "Kim Ji-hoon-I and Kim Joo-hyun to Star in "Wealthy Son"". HanCinema. 24 January 2018.
  17. ^ [단독] 김지훈 '바벨' 캐스팅, 2019년에도 열일 행보. TV Daily (in Korean). November 1, 2018. Archived from the original on September 18, 2021. Retrieved November 6, 2018.
  18. ^ Kim Na-young (March 31, 2021). "한국판 '종이의 집', 유지태·김윤진→박해수·전종서·김지훈 출연 확정 (공식)". MKSports (in Korean). Retrieved March 31, 2021.
  19. ^ Lee Min-ji (April 29, 2022). "'종이의 집:공동경제구역' 6월 24일 파트1 공개, 하회탈 선택[공식]" [House of Paper: Common Economic Zone’ Part 1 released on June 24, Hahoe Mask Selection [Official]] (in Korean). Newsen. Retrieved April 29, 2022 – via Naver.
  20. ^ Kim Kyung-hee (November 12, 2021). "넷플릭스(Netflix) 시리즈 '연애대전'이 김옥빈, 유태오에 이어 김지훈, 고원희의 출연을 확정 지었다" [The Netflix series 'Love Wars' confirmed the appearances of Kim Ok-bin and Yoo Tae-oh, followed by Kim Ji-hoon and Ko Won-hee]. iMBC (in Korean). Retrieved November 13, 2021.
  21. ^ Kang Min-kyung (August 4, 2023). "[공식] 서인국·박소담→이도현·오정세…'이재, 곧 죽습니다' 출연 확정" [[Official] Seo In-guk · Park So-dam → Lee Do-hyun · Oh Jeong-se... 'Lee Jae, I'll Die Soon' Appearance Confirmed] (in Korean). Ten Asia. Retrieved August 4, 2023 – via Naver.
  22. ^ 강, 민경. "서인국·박소담→이재욱·고윤정…세계관 탄탄 '이재, 곧 죽습니다' 대본 리딩 현장". entertain.naver.com (in Korean). Retrieved 2023-11-17.
  23. ^ ""최후의 대결"…'역모-반란의 시대' 정해인X김지훈 메인 포스터 공개". Sports Chosun (in Korean). 19 October 2017.
  24. ^ Jo Ji-young (April 26, 2022). "[공식] 전종서X김지훈X박유림, 넷플릭스 오리지널 영화 '발레리나'로 뭉친다" [[Official] Jeon Jong-seo X Kim Ji-hoon X Park Yu-rim to unite in Netflix original movie 'Ballerina] (in Korean). Sports Chosun. Retrieved April 26, 2022 – via Naver.
  25. ^ Park, Soo-in (March 2, 2023). "'블랙' 시즌2로 컴백, 장진→김지훈·오대환·최영준 출연" [Comeback with ‘Black’ season 2, Jang Jin → Kim Ji-hoon, Oh Dae-hwan, Choi Young-jun appeared] (in Korean). Newsen. Retrieved March 3, 2023 – via Naver.
  26. ^ 스타 포커스: 김지훈 "잘나서 잘릴 뻔 했죠…하하" [Kim Ji-hoon on his theater debut]. The Dong-a Ilbo (in Korean). 28 May 2010. Archived from the original on 2013-12-21. Retrieved 2012-11-23.
  27. ^ "이병헌·손예진·아이유 APAN스타어워즈 노미네이트". Star News (in Korean). 27 September 2018.
  28. ^ Kim Jin-seok and Jo Yeon-kyung (April 12, 2021). "57회 백상예술대상, TV·영화·연극 부문 최종 후보 공개". isplus.joins (in Korean). Retrieved April 12, 2021.

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