Kim Min-joon

Kim Min-joon (born July 24, 1976) is a South Korean actor.

Kim Min-joon
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Born (1976-08-24) August 24, 1976 (age 44)
South Korea
Other namesKim Min-jun
EducationDong-A University - Coaching Guidance
OccupationActor
Years active2003-present
Agentfamilyent
Spouse(s)
Kwon Da-mi
(m. 2019)
Korean name
Hangul
Hanja
Revised RomanizationGim Min-jun
McCune–ReischauerKim Min-chun

CareerEdit

Kim Min-joon began his career as a model, then made a memorable acting debut as the rebel leader in Damo. He alternates playing romantic leads (In-soon is Pretty, Surgeon Bong Dal-hee, Romance Town, Beloved) with playing villains (A Love, Tazza, Hindsight).[1]

Under the name "DJ Vesper MJ," Kim has also been active as a club DJ since 2009.[2]

On December 20, 2012, Kim announced on his Twitter that he would be taking a temporary hiatus from acting.[3][4] He returned to the entertainment scene three months later when actor Park Joong-hoon cast him in his directorial debut Top Star.[5]

In late 2013, he joined the reality/variety show I Live Alone,[6][7] as well as the multicultural children's travelogue Coo Coo Class.[8][9]

Personal lifeEdit

Kim got married on October 11, 2019 to designer Kwon Da-mi, who is the elder sister of G-Dragon.[10][11]

FilmographyEdit

FilmEdit

year title role notes ref
2020 Singer
2017 Miss Butcher
2016 Musudan
2015 Five Senses of Love
2013 Dead End
Top Star
2012 Wedding Scandal
The Concubine
2011 Pained
Hindsight
The Depths
2010 Camellia "Iron Pussy: A Kimchi Affair" omnibus
2007 A Love
2006 No Mercy for the Rude
2004 Never to Lose
2003 A Man Who Went to Mars

Television seriesEdit

Year Title Role Network Ref.
2020 Was It Love? Goo Pa-do JTBC
2017 My Sassy Girl Prince Joo Sung
Hwarang: The Poet Warrior Youth Wideok of Baekje KBS2
2016 One More Happy Ending Lee Wook MBC
Baby Sitter Lee Sang-won KBS2
2015 Hidden Identity tvN
2014 Schoolgirl Detectives jTBC
2012 To My Beloved
2011 Romance Town KBS2
2009 Friend, Our Legend MBC
2008 Tazza SBS
On Air cameo
2007 In-soon is Pretty KBS2
Surgeon Bong Dal-hee SBS
Salt Doll
2006 Someday OCN
2005 Lovers in Prague SBS
2004 Ireland MBC
Into the Storm SBS
2003 Damo MBC

Variety showEdit

Music videoEdit

  • Lyn - "But We Loved" Part 2 (2007)
  • The One - "Walk to Heaven" (2011)
  • Bobby Kim - "사과" (2014)

AwardsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Han, Sang-hee (8 July 2008). "Movie-Based Dramas to Fill TV Screens". The Korea Times. Archived from the original on 19 April 2014. Retrieved 2012-11-18.
  2. ^ "Kim Min Joon as a DJ". Korea Portal. 20 July 2010. Archived from the original on 8 November 2011. Retrieved 2012-11-18.
  3. ^ Sunwoo, Carla (21 December 2012). "Kim Min-jun takes time off from acting". Korea JoongAng Daily. Retrieved 2012-12-21.
  4. ^ Kang, Hye-in (20 December 2012). "Kim Min Jun claims that he will stop his career temporarily". StarN News. Retrieved 2012-12-20.
  5. ^ Lee, Sun-min (18 March 2013). "Actor takes director's chair Sunday". Korea JoongAng Daily. Retrieved 2013-03-20.
  6. ^ Kim, Ji-yi (5 October 2013). "I Live Alone Kim Min Jun explains about his rumor". StarN News. Retrieved 2014-01-24.
  7. ^ Kim, Dong-joo (24 November 2013). "I Live Alone Kim Min Jun makes a small shelter for street cats". StarN News. Retrieved 2014-01-24.
  8. ^ "CJ E&M's New Reality TV Show, Coo Coo Class". Hancinema. 27 December 2013. Retrieved 2014-01-24.
  9. ^ Kim, Ji-soo (8 January 2014). "Television portrayal of multicultural community broadens". The Korea Times. Archived from the original on 8 January 2014. Retrieved 2014-01-24.
  10. ^ Cho, Hyun-joo (12 October 2019). "지드래곤, 누나 권다미♥김민준 결혼식 참석..."10월의 신부"". YTN via Naver. Retrieved 2020-07-05.
  11. ^ Kang, Seon-ae (11 October 2019). "김민준, 'GD 매형' 되는 날…누나 권다미와 오늘(11일) 결혼". SBS funE via Naver. Retrieved 2020-07-05.

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