Kim Sung-kyun (born May 25, 1980) is a South Korean actor. Kim began his career in theatre, then made his screen debut as a gangster boss's faithful henchman in Nameless Gangster: Rules of the Time,[1][2] followed by supporting roles in The Neighbor,[3] Reply 1994,[4][5] Reply 1988[6] and Moon Lovers: Scarlet Heart Ryeo (2016).[7]

Kim Sung-kyun
Born (1980-05-25) May 25, 1980 (age 43)
Years active2009-present
AgentUL Entertainment
SpouseKim Hye Jung
Korean name
Revised RomanizationGim Seong-gyun
McCune–ReischauerKim Sŏnggyun

Filmography edit

Film edit

Year Title Role
2012 Nameless Gangster: Rules of the Time Park Chang-woo
The Neighbor Ryu Seung-hyuk
577 Project (documentary) Himself
2013 Man on the Edge Choon-bong
South Bound Bong Man-deok
Secretly, Greatly Seo Soo-hyuk
Hwayi: A Monster Boy Dong-beom
Fasten Your Seatbelt Jo-rong
The Suspect Ri Kwang-jo
2014 Kundo: Age of the Rampant Mr. Jang
We Are Brothers Park Ha-yeon
2015 Chronicle of a Blood Merchant Geun-ryong
The Deal Seung-hyun
Summer Snow Seo-jung's manager
The Chosen: Forbidden Cave Jin-myeong
2016 Phantom Detective Kang Sung-il
2017 The Prison Doctor Kim
The Sheriff in Town Duk-man
The Poet and the Boy Friend (special appearance)
The Preparation In-gyoo
Wretches Detective Kang
2018 Golden Slumber Geum-chul
Feng Shui[8] Kim Byeong-gi
The Witness Hyung Gyun
I Have a Date with Spring Adidas man
2019 Story of Villains [9]
The Divine Move 2: The Wrathful Heo Il-do [10]
2021 Waiting for Rain Academy lecturer (Cameo) [11]
Sinkhole Park Dong-won [12]
2022 Hansan: Rising Dragon Kato[13]
Seoul Vibe Director Lee Hyun Kyun[14][15]
2023 Don't Buy the Seller Detective Joo [11][16]
12.12: The Day Kim Jun-yeop[17]
TBA Officer Black Belt Kim Seon-min[18]

Television series edit

Year Title Role Notes
2013 I Can Hear Your Voice Detective Cameo (episode 1)
Reply 1994 Sam Cheon-po
2014 Cunning Single Lady Head of IT security Cameo (episode 3)
2015 Reply 1988 Kim Sung-kyun
2016 Moon Lovers: Scarlet Heart Ryeo Choi Ji-Mong
Entourage Himself Cameo (episode 4)
2017 Untouchable Jang Ki-seo
2019 The Fiery Priest Gu Dae-young [19]
2020 Hospital Playlist Jung-won's second eldest brother Cameo (episode 1)
2023 Divorce Attorney Shin Jang Hyeong-geun [20]

Web series edit

Year Title Role Notes Ref.
2013 After School: Lucky or Not Cameo (episode 6)
2021–present D.P. Park Bum-gu Season 1–2 [21]
2022 Grid Kim Man-ok / Lee Si-won [22]
Weak Hero Class 1 Yeon Shi-eun's father Special appearance [23]
2023 Moving Lee Jae-man [24]
TBA Karma [25]

Variety show edit

Year Title Role Notes Ref.
2023 Follow Hyung to Maya Cast member [26]

Theater edit

Year Title Role Restagings
Soonjung Manhwa "Pure Comic"
Room No. 13
2006 Suspense Hamlet
2008 Doogun Doogun "Thumping Heart" Lonely man without anyone
I Want to See You, Missing You Dok-hee 2009; 2010
2009 Talk During the Last 20 Minutes Disorganized multi-man
2010 Liar 1 Shot Bobby Franklin 2011

Awards and nominations edit

Year Award Category Nominated work Result
2012 48th Baeksang Arts Awards Best New Actor Nameless Gangster: Rules of the Time Won
21st Buil Film Awards Best New Actor Won
49th Grand Bell Awards Best Supporting Actor Nominated
Best New Actor Nominated
The Neighbor Won
32nd Korean Association of Film Critics Awards[27] Best New Actor Won
13th Busan Film Critics Awards Best New Actor Won
33rd Blue Dragon Film Awards Best New Actor Nameless Gangster: Rules of the Time Nominated
20th Korean Culture and Entertainment Awards Best New Actor Won
2013 7th Asian Film Awards Best Newcomer Nominated
2014 50th Baeksang Arts Awards Best New Actor (TV) Reply 1994 Nominated
7th Korea Drama Awards Best Couple Award with Min Do-hee Won
2016 1st tvN10 Awards Scene-Stealer, Actor Reply 1988 Won
24th SBS Drama Awards Special Acting Award, Actor in a Fantasy Drama Moon Lovers: Scarlet Heart Ryeo Nominated
2019 27th SBS Drama Awards[28] Excellence Award, Actor in a Mid-Length Drama The Fiery Priest Won
2023 14th Korea Drama Awards[29] Excellence Award, Actor D.P. Won

References edit

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  2. ^ Conran, Pierce (12 March 2015). "KIM Sung-kyun and YU Sun Set for EXORCIST". Korean Film Biz Zone. Retrieved 2015-03-18.
  3. ^ Lee, Tae-ho (17 August 2012). "PREVIEW: My Neighbor Neighbors, the worst enemy or the best company?". 10Asia. Retrieved 2012-11-18.
  4. ^ Yoon, Ha-youn (22 December 2013). "Reply 1994 proposal scene sparks attention". The Korea Herald. Retrieved 2014-08-04.
  5. ^ Jo, Yeon-kyung (25 October 2014). "Interview: Kim Sung Kyun was Jealous of Yoo Yeon Seok, Son Ho Jun and B1A4 Baro's Trip on Youth Over Flowers". enewsWorld. Archived from the original on 28 October 2014. Retrieved 2014-11-08.
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  9. ^ "Don LEE, GIM Mu-yeol and KIM Sung-kyu Read Up on STORY OF VILLAINS". Korean Film Biz Zone. August 14, 2018.
  10. ^ ""The Divine Move: Ghost Move" promises success with participation of Jung Woo Sung, Kwon Sang Woo". JTBC Plus. October 1, 2019. Archived from the original on December 29, 2019. Retrieved October 4, 2019.
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  19. ^ "'Hot-blooded Priest' reveals its cast". Korea JoongAng Daily. 27 October 2018.
  20. ^ Son, Jeong-bin (August 31, 2022). "조승우 찐친 된 김성균…'신성한 이혼' 합류" [Kim Seong-gyun, who became a close friend of Cho Seung-woo... Joining 'Sacred Divorce']. Newsis (in Korean). Retrieved August 31, 2022 – via Naver.
  21. ^ Kim Na-young (May 31, 2022). "D.P.' 시즌2 캐스팅 및 대본 리딩 현장 공개…지진희·김지현 합류" [‘D.P.’ Season 2 Casting and Script Reading Site Revealed… Ji-Hui Ji and Ji-Hyeon Kim joined] (in Korean). MK Sports. Retrieved May 31, 2022 – via Naver.
  22. ^ Kim Na-yeon (January 19, 2022). "서강준X김아중→이시영 '그리드', 2월 16일 디즈니플러스 공개 [공식]" [Seo Kang-joon X Kim Ah-joong → Lee Si-young 'Grid', released on February 16 on Disney Plus [Official]] (in Korean). Star News. Retrieved January 19, 2022 – via Naver.
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  25. ^ Choi, Yoon-na (November 9, 2023). "박해수·신민아→이광수·공승연…넷플릭스 '악연' 출연 확정 [공식]" [Park Hae-Soo-Shin Min-Ah → Lee Kwang-Soo-Gong Seung-Yeon...Netflix 'Bad Blood' casting confirmed [Official]]. Sports Donga (in Korean). Retrieved November 9, 2023 – via Naver.
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