Korean names are generally not transcribed according to one agreed-upon system. Therefore you may find the same person's name spelled in different ways, for example "Jang Jin-young" vs. The letter "iung" is silent and is followed by a vowel; note that the name "Lee" is actually pronounced "ee" or "yi" in Korean. January 1, is the consummate veteran actor, having starred in close to 70 films at the time of this writing.
The local press has even dubbed him with the nickname, "The National Actor". His oldest surviving feature is Kim's masterpiece The Housemaidwhich continues to amaze audiences to the present day. As an adult, Ahn's filmography resembles a list of Korean cinema's greatest achievements. Ahn also took an active role in supporting Korea's Screen Quota System after the US began to place pressure on Korea to abolish the system in the late s.
The early s has seen Ahn continue to balance more popular works with films by veteran directors. Im Kwon-taek's Strokes of Firein which he played a mentor to the lead character, became the first Korean film to win a prize at the Cannes film festival Best Director. Ahn was also the obvious choice to play the nation's chief executive in the is celine dion dating anyone comedy The Romantic President.
Meanwhile Kang Woo-suk's big budget Silmidoin which he played a tough but loyal military trainer, became the first film ever to sell 10 million tickets in Korea. Meanwhile Ryoo Seung-wan's Arahan presented Ahn with yet another new challenge: What are your criteria for selecting a film? I look for something new. Unusual or creative films are good. The script should be somewhat unconventional; that's how I get engaged in a film. I don't like melodramas.
September 23, debuted in in the basketball-themed TV drama The Last Matchand quickly became the nation's most popular and talked-about star. After acting in three more television dramas and two lesser-known films including Born To Kill with Jung Woo-sungshe made a permanent mark in the film industry lee kwang soo dating her performance in Hur Jin-ho's modern-day classic Christmas in August Later that year Art Museum by the Zoowhich presented a more down-to-earth side of the actress, saw her win over more critical praise for her acting abilities.
Throughout this period, Shim consistently topped magazine polls as the most popular actress in the film industry, lee kwang soo dating. In Tell Me Somethingher star power combined with Han Seok-kyu to create one of the most highly anticipated works in Korean film history though most viewers ultimately expressed disappointment at the film's convoluted narrative. The following year she appeared in Korea's first Dogme film Interviewwhich would end up being her last appearance.
Inafter rumors surfaced of an engagement which was later called off, Shim decided to give up her entertainment career. In the ensuing years, despite periodic rumors that she would resume her film career, Shim has tried her best to remain out of the public eye, studying in France and taking up painting. However despite or perhaps because of her long absence, she remains the undisputedly most popular actress of dating factory review last decade.
In October she was married to a professor from Yonsei University, and at the time she re-affirmed that she will not return to acting. What kind of film would you most like to make? A film featuring great female attraction. Something like Beatrice Dalle in Betty Blueperhaps.
Is there anything that can compare to that film? August 17, began his career in the early 's as a dubbing artist, before being cast in the TV drama Moon Over Seoul. By the late 90s he had become one of the most popular actors in Korea, starring in a series of both highly acclaimed and extremely popular films including Lee Chang-dong's debut film Green Fishthe groundbreaking gangster comedy No.
From until earlyhowever, Han took an extended leave of absence from filmmaking, only appearing occasionally on TV commercials. By the time of his return in the film Double Agent -- a spy film in which he stars with Ko So-young, which was a disappointment at the box-office -- he had lost his status as the most popular actor in the Korean film industry.
The following year, his appearance in The Scarlet Letter with now-deceased actress Lee kwang soo dating Eun-ju opened well, but failed to make a big impression with audiences. Han's appearance in Im Sang-soo's political bombshell The President's Last Bang marked an impressive return to form, however, and even if it didn't translate into success at the box office, it showed that Han remained at the top of his form.
For his next project Han discards his serious image to play a stay-at-home dad who dresses up as a woman in order to enter a TV quiz show for housewives. People say that you have benefitted from your voice. Do you think this is true? When I first started acting on TV, people criticized me, saying I spoke like a s movie star.
Now I know how to control my voice. My experiences as a dubbing artist and a singer in high school taught me pronunciation and better control over the language. February 11, spent five years starring in television dramas before achieving instant star status with her film debut opposite Han Seok-kyu in The Contact.
She went on to establish a reputation as a "chameleon" who can take on a wide variety of roles, from her performance as a doctor in the hit melodrama A Promiseto that of a schoolgirl in Harmonium in My Memory to that of a wife having an adulterous affair in Happy End. The following lee kwang soo dating she re-united with director Park Heung-sik in a dual role for the time-bending melodrama My Mother, the Mermaid.
But it was her role in Lee Chang-dong's Secret Sunshine in that would see her emerge in full glory. Although the film itself, which debuted at Cannes, evoked widely differing assessments from international critics, Jeon's performance was universally praised, and indeed she was presented with a Best Actress award by the Cannes jury -- the first Korean ever to receive an acting award at Cannes. Although not as broadly popular with audiences as some other stars, Jeon is widely respected for her acting abilities, and many young actresses cite her as a role model.
This is partly my personality, but also the fact that I get so absorbed in acting, to where I can't see or think of anything else. I can't tell you what great acting is, but for me, it is to give everything you have with honesty, sincerity and persistence. In the mid-nineties he continued to act in theater productions as well as in several TV dramas, including Moon Over Seoul with Han Seok-kyu.
After a turn in Kim Jee-woon's debut film The Quiet FamilyChoi's breakthrough would come inwhen he was cast in the record-breaking Swiri.
After starring in a theater production of Hamlet in spring ofChoi took on his first lead role as a husband who discovers his wife's infidelity in Happy Endand in early starred as a third-rate gangster opposite Hong Kong actress Cecilia Cheung in the cult melodrama Failan. InChoi took on his most high-profile role yet in Im Kwon-taek's Strokes of firewhere he played the famous nineteenth-century Korean painter Jang Seung-up. Two years later, Choi would be back at Cannes with Old BoyPark Chan-wook's Grand Prix-winning story of a man locked up for 15 years without knowing the reason why.
Choi's impassioned and cool acting in Old Boy caused his popularity in Korea to soar, and made his name known to many overseas viewers.
More recent efforts from Choi include the role of a trumpet player who agrees to teach a school music class in Springtimeand that of a down-and-out former boxer who struggles to put his life back together in Ryoo Seung-wan's Crying Fist. Together with Song Kang-ho and Sul Kyung-gu, Choi is now considered among the very top echelon of Korean actors in terms of presence and talent. October 30, first became well-known as a commercial model and as a TV actress. Although she made her film debut in the little-watched White Valentine init was not until later in the year when she was featured in an advertisement for an audio system that she became a popular sensation.
The dancing and attitude expressed in the ad made her into an icon for Koreans in their late teens and early twenties. After continuing her TV and modelling career, Jun made her first well-publicized film appearance in late with Il Mare. Jun's breakout film was comedy My Sassy Girlwhich became a huge hit both in Korea and throughout Asia with its tale of a gullible college student and his slightly unhinged girlfriend.
The film spent two weeks at 1 in Hong Kong, and turned her into Korea's most recognizable star in the Chinese-language market. Two years then passed before she appeared in her next film, an "occult thriller" titled The Uninvited which wowed critics but failed to catch on with viewers. Throughout this time she was a constant presence in TV ads and on billboards in Korea and also in other Asian countries.
Windstruck cast her in the role of a policewoman, but many viewers felt it was too similar to My Sassy Girl. There were also signs that her popularity had started to suffer because of overexposure in advertisements. Nonetheless, Windstruck became the best-performing film ever in Japan, lee kwang soo dating, where My Sassy Girl was not as well known. Nonetheless the film disappointed at the box-office and drew weak appraisals from viewers.
In late it was announced the Jun would be making her long-predicted jump to Hollywood to take the lead role in Blood: The international co-production is the live-action adaptation of a popular Japanese anime.
January 17, never professionally trained as an actor, beginning his career in social theatre groups after graduating from Kimhae High School. Later he joined Kee Kuk-seo's influential theatre company with its emphasis on instinctive acting and improvisation which proved Song's training ground.
Although regularly approached to act in films, he always turned down the opportunity until taking a role as an extra in Hong Sang-soo's The Day a Pig Fell into the Well In the following year, after portraying one of the homeless in Jang Sun-woo's docu-style Bad Moviehe gained cult notoriety for his show-stealing performance in Song Neung-han's No. Since that time he's been cast in several supporting roles before before his high-profile appearance as Han Seok-kyu's secret agent partner in Kang Je-kyu's blockbuster thriller Swiri.
In earlySong became a star with his first leading role in the box office smash The Foul Kingfor which he reputedly did most of his own stunts. Song also starred in Park Chan-wook's acclaimed followup, Sympathy for Mr. Vengeancewhich centers around a father's pursuit of his daughter's kidnappers.
The following year he played a leading role in yet another critically-acclaimed smash hit, Memories of Murder from young director Bong Joon-ho. In Song starred in a film by debut director Im Charn-sang that imagines the life of South Korean president Park Chung-hee's personal barber. The following year he also took the lead in Antarctic Journala big-budget project by debut director Yim Phil-sung, about an expedition in Antarctica that performed weakly at the box-office.
In Song was thrust back in the spotlight, however, with a leading role in Bong Joon-ho's record-breaking creature movie The Host. The film helped to broaden international awareness of Song's talent, and indeed he beat out several of Asia's best known stars to be named Best Actor at the inaugural Asian Film Awards held in Hong Kong in March Upcoming projects for Song include a gangster film from the director of Rules of DatingSecret Sunshinethe next feature by the acclaimed Lee Chang-dong, and a Western set in Manchuria by Kim Jee-woon.
In she was walking along the streets of Apkujong, Seoul when a recruiter approached her about a job in modeling. In Bae continued to act in TV dramas and also expanded her presence on the screen, starring in the critically-acclaimed Barking Dogs Never Bite and later in Plum Blossoma well-received film about adolescence and sex. At the time she concurrently studied in Hanyang University's department of Film and Drama.
Bae's film Take Care of My Cat was highly acclaimed by critics and screened in many festivals including Rotterdam and Berlin. Her next features were more light in tone: Saving My Hubbyabout a mother who straps her baby onto her back and goes out to rescue her husband from a band of gangsters, subway action film Tubeand Spring Bears Lovea melodrama by debut director Yong Yi.
She also appeared in multiple TV dramas, lee kwang soo dating. To date, however, Bae has yet to star in a solid box office hit. Bae's next film will be a Japanese film by Nobuhiro Yamashita titled Linda Linda Lindain which she plays a Korean exchange student who joins an all-girl rock band.
She is also rumored to have a part in Bong Joon-ho's creature movie The Host. Bae Doo-na is a very beautiful young woman.
Mail required but will not be published. Daria May 24 1: You did such a good job, I'm so proud. I can't wait to see more of you in the future. The one who makes me love about korean variety show and drama. Riscy han Apr 24 7: Even though I want to marry you, but I don't matter that you would date anyone. The important thing is not jeon so min. Cassiopeia Apr 20 8: Lee Kwang Soo, the best!
A versatile actor, a variety gem and a humble celebrity. I love you, Oppa! He is such an underrated actor. He needs more recognition.
Kwang Soo is always outstanding even in his cameo appearances. Presently, he is doing great in Live with Jung Yu Mi. This drama is addicting and every week the ratings just keep on getting higher. Praying that he'll have more lead roles in dramas to showcase his remarkable acting talent.
You deserve it Oppa: You try so hard for these years and then finally you can do it. I believe in you and I'll always support to you with all my heart. Leekorealee Jan 29 8: Paula Mafra Jan 28 4: Aidah Jan 20 6: Especially with Jung Yu Mi. Can't wait to watch the collaboration of the two.
Always a big fan of the two and running man. Samuel Nov 21 3: I wish he would be strong. I am his biggest fan. Kwangmin Jul 26 You very very deserve it!!!! I already watch all your drama, your the best, funny, and you really great actor. I'll wait your next project. Jinna May 20 7: Rolmaths May 19 Ahn DN May 04 1: He's so great in whatever it is.
He's the first k-actor that I like. Lotta love from me? All the best to you oppa! Jannah Jan 09 Saranghae Jan 06 1: May all your wishes come true. Titi Nov 19 7: Good luck in everything you do.
LKS Aug 24 2: Really like watch him on movie, drama and variety show. All the best Lee Kwang Soo! But what he did in Dear My Friends was just extraordinary. Make me want to repeat the whole drama just to see him act again. Sorry, i like him more than you, captain yoo. Busy year for kwangsoo, appear on 6th smallscreen.
KwangSoo fan Jun 07 9: Kwangja May 25 7: Apple Apr 26 3: When Ji Hyo and Kwang Soo started talking Ji Hyo started crying and Kwang Soo got so serious. I know it was really awkward for them to open up, especially in front of the cameras, but it makes me happy to know that the relationships they form with each other is genuine.
They love and support each other. I wish you all the best with your new dramas! Anon Apr 11 3: So LKS is suits enough to play as a protagonist of this drama regarding to we all know his funny character in Running Man.
Rosel Apr 08 4: It is really hilarious. Chelsea Mar 30 4: Lloyd Mar 29 9: Please give kwangsoo support like song joongki I really wish that's kwangsoo be a like song joongki popularity as actor As entertainer kwangsoo is a list Just hope kwangsoo can get a list actor Yang Yang Mar 24 4: I love him in running man. I'm excited for his new drama as lead.
Hopefully it won't be too overloading for him to try to shoot rm and a drama at the same time. Park HaeMin Mar 11 8: I'm speechless, maybe sometimes he overreacted, but isn't that's his style? I mean like his own style. Just try to look at his pictures when he becomes a model. And yeah, you can give your own oppinion later HarretN Mar 04 9: JinkY Mar 04 9: I know he's a great actor and all but some dramas take really long until you can see the next episode.
Well we all know how long that takes. But since his busy schedule with RM filming, RM fan meeting, and other RM activities, he can't take a main lead role on movie or tv drama. But he can't leaving RM because LKS once said that RM is his family and he won't leaving or betraying a family to pursue other project since RM are to precious to him because RM that make him big and make him an halyu star he won't leaving RM until RM are stop being aired or got cancelled.
Moon Rider Jan 23 HaHa Jan 23 EmmaB Jan 20 6: Your acting was really good. I cried and laugh a lot when watching it. I hope that you'll be the main lead again for another movie or drama. With Love from Brunei. FansBn Jan 20 3: You're the best Oppa. Do your best in every movie and drama. I believe that one day, you will become a great actor. Wish u succes always oppa. Jessica Jan 08 4:
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