Kim Yong-gun (Korean김용건; born May 8, 1946) is a South Korean actor. His sons Ha Jung-woo and Cha Hyun-woo are also actors.[1][2]

Kim Yong-gun
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Born (1946-05-08) May 8, 1946 (age 73)
Other namesKim Yong-geon
EducationYonsei University College of Medicine – 2nd Year Premed
Years active1967–present
RelativesHa Jung-woo (son)
Cha Hyun-woo (son)
Korean name
Revised RomanizationGim Yong-geon
McCune–ReischauerKim Yonggŏn



Year Title Role
1969 Myeongdong Wanderer
1975 A Man Causing a Typhoon
1984 Gone Too Far
1989 25 Dollar People
1991 Milk Chocolate 1950-1990 Sung So-ah
Madame Tantra Shin Gyo-su
1992 Walking All the Way to Heaven Jung-man
1997 Poison
2003 Show Show Show Yoon-hee's father
The First Amendment of Korea Oh Man-bong
Love: Impossible Government administration director
Mr. Butterfly
Please Teach Me English Na Young-ju's father
2004 100 Days with Mr. Arrogant Ahn Hyung-jun's father
2005 Princess Aurora Na Jae-geun
2006 Marrying the Mafia III Jang Jeong-jong
200 Pounds Beauty Record company CEO Choi
2009 Take Off Chairman of the organizing committee
2012 Code Name: Jackal Angela's husband
2013 Born to Sing CEO Hong
Mr. Go Owner of the Doosan Bears

Television seriesEdit

Year Title Role Network
1971 Twelve Months in a Year MBC
1972 Stepmother MBC
1975 Bride's Diary MBC
1980 Who Are You MBC
Lifetime in the Country Kim Yong-jin MBC
1981 Tiger Teacher Joo-hee's father MBC
1st Republic Yun Chi-young MBC
1983 25th Hour Ambition MBC
1984 500 Years of Joseon: The Ume Tree
in the Midst of the Snow
No Sasin MBC
1985 500 Years of Joseon: The Imjin War Yi Hang-bok MBC
1986 500 Years of Joseon: The Hoechun Gate Yi Hang-bok MBC
1987 Album of Life Shin Hyung-wook MBC
Beautiful Secret Love Affair MBC
1989 500 Years of Joseon: Pa Mun King Jeongjo MBC
Great Challenge MBC
절반의 실패 (episode 8: "재혼") KBS2
1990 Rose of Betrayal Kim Sung-joon MBC
500 Years of Joseon: Daewongun Inoue Kaoru MBC
1991 Magpie Daughter-in-law Min-gook MBC
A Thief's Wife KBS2
1992 Yesterday's Green Grass Young-hwan KBS1
Reunion SBS
Wind in the Forest PR director KBS2
4-Day Love Yoo-jin's father MBC
1993 호박은 넝쿨째 오지 않는다 Jeon Jong-soo MBC
Sisters Kim Yong-joo MBC
1994 Man on the Roof KBS1
Police Son Byung-do KBS2
The Moon of Seoul Gigolo teacher Park MBC
MBC Best Theater "Man Making Jogaetang" Heo Man-pyung MBC
1995 Creating a Song MBC
Hopefully the Sky KBS1
TV Novel: Road Won-young KBS2
Bold Men KBS2
Inside the Mysterious Mirror Managing director Hwang SBS
The Season of Puberty Jae-kyung's father MBC
1996 Daughter-in-law's Three Kingdoms Haejangguk restaurant kitchen assistant KBS2
Mom's Out of Town Park Sung-il KBS2
Three Guys and Three Girls Woo Yong-gun MBC
1997 Palace of Dreams SBS
Third Man Yoo Seung-tae MBC
Somehow Today Is KBS2
Legend of Heroes Chairman Kang MBC
Wedding Dress Ha-na's father KBS2
1998 As We Live Our Lives Second son-in-law KBS1
1999 Promise Company president Jung SBS
Into the Sunlight Jung Young-gun MBC
Roses and Bean Sprouts Son Dae-shik MBC
You Don't Know My Mind Bae Dal-gun MBC
2000 Wang Rung's Land SBS
Legends of Love SBS
Three Friends Old bachelor Kim Yong-gun (cameo) MBC
More Than Words Can Say Kim Chang-dae KBS1
2001 Delicious Proposal Jang Tae-kwang MBC
Hong Guk-young Woo Dong-ji MBC
Four Sisters Dr. Min Yoon-taek MBC
Sangdo Mo Ga-bi MBC
Why Women? Eldest son of 1st Ha son KBS2
2002 Romance Lee Young-kyu MBC
Trio Choi Cheol-gon MBC
2003 Summer Scent Yoo Min-woo's father KBS2
Swan Lake Choi Beon-chang MBC
Breathless Kim Bong-soo MBC
Twenty Years Sang-hyuk's father SBS
She's Cool! Jang Sung-taek KBS2
2004 Dal-rae's House Kim Yong-gun KBS2
Precious Family Woo Mi-yeon's father KBS2
2005 Let's Get Married Hong Na-young's father MBC
5th Republic Kim Young-sam MBC
2006 Cloud Stairs Dr. Yoon KBS2
2007 Moon Hee Yoo Hyun-joong MBC
Heart of Destiny Seo Joon-kyu MBC
2008 Mom's Dead Upset Kim Jin-gyu KBS2
I Love You Na Young-hee's father SBS
Night after Night Jang Oh-sung MBC
Temptation of Wife Goo Young-soo SBS
Dad's Dead Upset Kim Jin-gyu tvN
2009 My Too Perfect Sons Oh Young-dal KBS2
Swallow the Sun Yoo Kang-hyun SBS
2010 A Man Called God Kang Tae-ho MBC
Golden Fish Han Kyung-san MBC
Smile, Mom Shin Ki-bong SBS
Queen of Reversals Hwang Tae-hee's father MBC
2011 Iron Daughters-in-Law Moon Se-jin MBC
Ojakgyo Family Cha Hyun-jae KBS2
Lights and Shadows General manager Yoo Sung-joon MBC
2012 Arang and the Magistrate Lord Choi MBC
The Sons Han Byung-gook MBC
2013 Master's Sun Joo Joong-won's father SBS
Drama Festival "Swine Escape" Yeongeuijeong MBC
Thrice Married Woman Kim Myung-ye SBS
2014 Secret Love Affair Seo Pil-won jTBC
Doctor Stranger Hong Chan-sung SBS
What's With This Family Moon Tae-oh KBS2
You Are My Destiny Jeon Ji-yeon's chaebol father
(cameo, episode 20)
2015 The Invincible Lady Cha Oh Dong-pal MBC
Kill Me, Heal Me Cha Geon-ho MBC
2016 Marriage Contract Han Seong-gook MBC
Cinderella with Four Knights CEO Kang tvN
2017 The Liar and His Lover Chairman of Who Entertainment (cameo, episode 7) tvN
2018 Nice Witch Song Tae-joon SBS

Variety showEdit

Year Title Network
1994 TV 청년내각 MBC
1996 금촌댁네 사람들 KBS2
2013–present I Live Alone MBC
2018 Grandpas Over Flowers


Music videoEdit

Year Song Title Artist
2000 "Love Is Not for Someone"
Tae Jin-ah
2006 "Black Glasses"
2007 "Because We Are Two"


Year Award Category Nominated work
2001 MBC Drama Awards Special Award
2008 KBS Drama Awards Best Supporting Actor
Mom's Dead Upset
Best Couple Award with Jang Mi-hee
2013 MBC Entertainment Awards Congeniality Award
I Live Alone


  1. ^ Kang, Hye-in (28 August 2012). "Ha Jung Woo reveals a photo with his father". StarN News. Retrieved 2012-11-18.[permanent dead link]
  2. ^ "Ha Jung Woo Reveals Family Matters". KP Culture. 7 August 2009. Retrieved 2012-11-18.

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