94 Notable alumni of
Hanyang University

Hanyang University is 248th in the world, 46th in Asia, and 7th in South Korea by aggregated alumni prominence. Below is the list of 94 notable alumni from Hanyang University sorted by their wiki pages popularity. The directory includes famous graduates along with research and academic staff.

  1. Lee Byung-hun

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    Lee Byung-hun
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1970-.. (age 51)
    Occupations
    actorsingerfilm actormodeltelevision actor
    Biography

    Lee Byung-hun is a South Korean actor and singer. He has received critical acclaim for his work in a wide range of genres, most notably Joint Security Area (2000); A Bittersweet Life (2005); The Good, the Bad, the Weird (2008); the television series Iris (2009); I Saw the Devil (2010); and Masquerade (2012). His critically acclaimed film Inside Men (2015) won him the Best Actor prize in three prestigious award ceremonies: 52nd Baeksang Art Awards, 37th Blue Dragon Awards and 53rd Grand Bell Awards. Lee has five films—Joint Security Area, The Good, the Bad, the Weird, Masquerade, Inside Men and Master—on the list of highest-grossing films in South Korea. Lee was Gallup Korea's Actor of the Year in the Film division in 2012 and in the Television division in 2018.

  2. Kim So-hyun

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    Kim So-hyun
    Born in
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    Years
    1999-.. (age 22)
    Occupations
    actormodelfilm actor
    Biography

    Kim So-hyun is a South Korean actress who began her career as a child in 2006, initially gaining public attention for playing pivotal roles in Moon Embracing the Sun (2012) and Missing You (2013).

  3. Ji Seong

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    Ji Seong
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1977-.. (age 44)
    Occupations
    film actoractortelevision actor
    Biography

    Ji Sung is a South Korean actor. He is best known for his roles in the television dramas All In (2003), Save the Last Dance for Me (2004), New Heart (2007), Protect the Boss (2011), Secret Love (2013), Kill Me, Heal Me (2015), Innocent Defendant (2017), Familiar Wife (2018), Doctor John (2019), and the film My PS Partner (2012).

  4. Jang Geun-suk

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    Jang Geun-suk
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1987-.. (age 34)
    Enrolled in Hanyang University
    Studied in 2006-2010
    Studied in 2011
    Occupations
    actorsingermodelfilm actorfilm director
    Biography

    Jang Keun-suk is a South Korean actor and singer. He is best known for starring in the Korean television dramas Beethoven Virus (2008), You're Beautiful (2009), Mary Stayed Out All Night (2010), Love Rain (2012), Pretty Man (2013), The Royal Gambler (2016) and Switch (2018).

  5. Jung Il-woo

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    Jung Il-woo
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1987-.. (age 34)
    Occupations
    actorfilm actortelevision actor
    Biography

    Jung Il-woo is a South Korean actor. He is best known for his roles in the sitcom Unstoppable High Kick (2006), and the television dramas The Return of Iljimae (2009), 49 Days (2011), Cool Guys, Hot Ramen (2011), Moon Embracing the Sun (2012) and Cinderella with Four Knights (2016).

  6. Bae Doona

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    Bae Doona
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1979-.. (age 42)
    Occupations
    actorphotographerfilm actormodelstage actor
    Biography

    Bae Doona born October 11, 1979) is a South Korean actress and photographer. She became known outside Korea for her roles as a political activist in Park Chan-wook's Sympathy for Mr. Vengeance (2002), archer Park Nam-joo in Bong Joon-ho's The Host (2006), and as the doll in Hirokazu Kore-eda’s Air Doll (2009). She has had English-speaking roles in the Wachowski films Cloud Atlas (2012) and Jupiter Ascending (2015), and their TV series Sense8 (2015–2018). Her latest work is on a Netflix period zombie thriller, Kingdom (2019–present).

  7. Choi Ji-woo

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    Choi Ji-woo
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1975-.. (age 46)
    Occupations
    actorfilm actormodel
    Biography

    Choi Ji-woo is a South Korean actress. Considered one of South Korea's most beautiful women, she has received critical acclaim for her work in a wide range of melodramas, most notably Beautiful Days (2001), Winter Sonata (2002), Stairway to Heaven (2003), The Suspicious Housekeeper (2013) and Temptation (2014), as well as the romantic comedy series Twenty Again (2015) and Woman with a Suitcase (2016).

  8. Chen

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    Chen
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1992-.. (age 29)
    Occupations
    singeractormusiciansinger-songwriterdancer
    Biography

    Kim Jong-dae, better known by his stage name, Chen, is a South Korean singer and songwriter. He debuted in 2012 as a member of the South Korean-Chinese boy band Exo and its subgroup Exo-M, and has since further participated in SM Entertainment's projects Exo-CBX and SM the Ballad. He is predominantly known for his role as the main vocalist of Exo. Apart from his group's activities, Chen has also recorded songs for various television dramas, most notably "Best Luck" for It's Okay, That's Love (2014) and "Everytime" for Descendants of the Sun (2016).

  9. Lee Yeong-ae

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    Lee Yeong-ae
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1971-.. (age 50)
    Occupations
    actorfilm actormodel
    Biography

    Lee Young-ae is a South Korean actress. She is known for her appearances in the Korean historical drama Dae Jang Geum (2003), and as a revenge seeking single mother in Park Chan-wook's crime thriller film Sympathy for Lady Vengeance (2005). For her performance in the film, she received Best Actress awards at the 38th Sitges Film Festival, 26th Blue Dragon Film Awards and 42nd Baeksang Arts Awards.

  10. Ha Seok-jin

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    Ha Seok-jin
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1982-.. (age 39)
    Occupations
    actorfilm actortelevision actortelevision presentermodel
    Biography

    Ha Seok-jin is a South Korean actor. He is best known for his roles in TV drama series: Radiant Office (2017), Drinking Solo (2016), Shark (2013) and 4 Legendary Witches (2014), for which he received two nominations for the Excellence Award.

  11. Gang Dong-won

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    Gang Dong-won
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1981-.. (age 40)
    Occupations
    actorfilm actormodeltelevision actor
    Biography

    Gang Dong-won is a South Korean actor.

  12. Lee Dong-geon

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    Lee Dong-geon
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1980-.. (age 41)
    Occupations
    singerfilm actoractortelevision actor
    Biography

    Lee Dong-gun is a South Korean actor and singer.

  13. Lee Sang-yeob

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    Lee Sang-yeob
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1983-.. (age 38)
    Occupations
    film actortelevision actoractor
    Biography

    Lee Sang-yeob is a South Korean actor. He is best known for starring in the sitcom Living Among the Rich (2011–12), the melodrama The Innocent Man (2012), the period drama Jang Ok-jung, Living by Love (2013), and the fantasy drama While You Were Sleeping (2017). Lee was cast in his first leading role in the weekend drama A Little Love Never Hurts (2013). He recently gained immense recognition for portraying the role of Yoon Gyu-jin in the weekend drama Once Again (2020).

  14. Park Shi-hoo

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    Park Shi-hoo
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1977-.. (age 44)
    Occupations
    film actoractormodeltelevision actor
    Biography

    Park Si-hoo is a South Korean actor. He began his entertainment career as an underwear model and stage actor, then made his official television debut in 2005. After several years in supporting roles, Park rose to fame in 2010 with the popular romantic comedy series Queen of Reversals and Prosecutor Princess. This was followed by leading roles in period drama The Princess' Man (2011) and thriller film Confession of Murder (2012).

  15. Jeong Yu-mi

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    Jeong Yu-mi
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1984-.. (age 37)
    Occupations
    actorfilm actor
    Biography

    Jeong Yu-mi is a South Korean actress. She is best known for starring in Rooftop Prince, Six Flying Dragons and Partners for Justice.

  16. Song Yun-a

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    Song Yun-a
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1973-.. (age 48)
    Occupations
    actorfilm actorsingermodel
    Biography

    Song Yoon-ah is a South Korean actress. She is best known for starring in the film Jail Breakers (2002), as well as the television dramas Hotelier (2001), On Air (2008), Mama (2014), The K2 (2016), and Secret Mother (2018).

  17. Kang Ye-won

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    Kang Ye-won
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1980-.. (age 41)
    Occupations
    film actoractormodel
    Biography

    Kang Ye-won is a South Korean actress best known for her roles in Tidal Wave, Harmony and Quick.

  18. Lee So-yeon

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    Lee So-yeon
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1982-.. (age 39)
    Occupations
    actorfilm actor
    Biography

    Lee So-yeon is a South Korean actress. She is best known for her roles in the films Untold Scandal (2003) and Feathers in the Wind (2004), and the television series Spring Waltz (2006), Temptation of an Angel (2009) and Dong Yi (2010).

  19. Lee Chung-ah

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    Lee Chung-ah
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1984-.. (age 37)
    Occupations
    modelactorfilm actor
    Biography

    Lee Chung-ah is a South Korean actress. She is best known for her leading roles in the films Temptation of Wolves (2004) and My Tutor Friend 2 (2007), as well as the cable dramas Cool Guys, Hot Ramen (2011) and VIP (2019).

  20. Kim Min-jeong

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    Kim Min-jeong
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1982-.. (age 39)
    Occupations
    actorfilm actor
    Biography

    Kim Min-jung is a South Korean actress.

  21. Jang Dong-yoon

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    Jang Dong-yoon
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1992-.. (age 29)
    Occupations
    actorfilm actortelevision actor
    Biography

    Jang Dong-yoon is a South Korean actor. He is best known for his leading roles in the popular television series School 2017 (2017), A Poem a Day (2018), The Tale of Nokdu (2019), and Search (2020).

  22. Kim Jaewon

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    Kim Jaewon
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1981-.. (age 40)
    Occupations
    actorfilm actormodeltelevision actor
    Biography

    Kim Jaewon is a South Korean actor. He is best known for the television dramas Romance (2002), Listen to My Heart (2011), May Queen (2012), and The Scandal (2013).

  23. Seol Gyeong-gu

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    Seol Gyeong-gu
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1968-.. (age 53)
    Occupations
    film actorstage actortelevision actor
    Biography

    Sol Kyung-gu is a South Korean actor. He is best known for his roles in Public Enemy film series, Peppermint Candy, Oasis, Silmido, Hope and The Merciless.

  24. Lee Jeong-jin

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    Lee Jeong-jin
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1978-.. (age 43)
    Occupations
    actorfilm actormodeltelevision actor
    Biography

    Lee Jung-jin, is a South Korean actor.

  25. Yoon Yeo-jeong

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    Yoon Yeo-jeong
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1947-.. (age 74)
    Occupations
    actorfilm actor
    Biography

    Youn Yuh-jung is a South Korean actress, whose career in film and television spans over five decades. Her accolades include an Academy Award, a Screen Actors Guild Award, a BAFTA Award, an Independent Spirit Award, and a nomination for a Critics' Choice Movie Award. She has starred in many South Korean television series and films.

  26. Chan Ho Park

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    Chan Ho Park
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1973-.. (age 48)
    Occupations
    baseball player
    Biography

    Chan Ho Park is a South Korean former professional baseball pitcher. He played for the Los Angeles Dodgers, Texas Rangers, San Diego Padres, New York Mets, Philadelphia Phillies, New York Yankees, and Pittsburgh Pirates of Major League Baseball (MLB), the Orix Buffaloes of Nippon Professional Baseball (NPB), and the Hanwha Eagles of the KBO League. Park was the first South Korea-born player in MLB history. He has the most career wins of any Asia-born pitcher in history (124), having passed Hideo Nomo for that distinction in 2010. During his playing days, Park stood 6 feet 2 inches (188 cm) tall, weighing 210 pounds (95 kg).

  27. Hong Seok-cheon

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    Hong Seok-cheon
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1971-.. (age 50)
    Occupations
    actormodelfilm actortelevision actor
    Biography

    Hong Seok-cheon is a South Korean actor, television personality, restaurateur and member of the Democratic Labor Party. He caused considerable controversy in his home country when he came out as gay in 2000, and remains the most prominent openly gay celebrity in Korea.

  28. Choi Yeo-jin

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    Choi Yeo-jin
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1983-.. (age 38)
    Occupations
    actorfilm actormodel
    Biography

    Choi Yeo-jin is a South Korean-Canadian model-turned-actress.

  29. Park Hang-seo

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    Park Hang-seo
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1959-.. (age 62)
    Occupations
    association football playerassociation football manager
    Biography

    Park Hang-seo is a South Korean football manager and former player.

  30. Choo Mi-ae

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    Choo Mi-ae
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1958-.. (age 63)
    Occupations
    politicianjudge
    Biography

    Choo Mi-ae is a South Korean politician served as the Minister of Justice as well as five-term parliamentarian of Democratic Party. She is the first woman to hold the post after Kang Kum-sil who was appointed by then-president Roh, a political mentor of the incumbent Moon Jae-in.

  31. Lee Tae-ran

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    Lee Tae-ran
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1975-.. (age 46)
    Occupations
    television actorfilm actoractor
    Biography

    Lee Tae-ran is a South Korean actress. She is best known for her roles in Korean dramas such as Yellow Handkerchief, My Rosy Life, Famous Princesses, Wang's Family and Sky Castle.

  32. Lee Tae-im

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    Lee Tae-im
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1986-.. (age 35)
    Occupations
    actorfilm actor
    Biography

    Lee Tae-im is a former South Korean actress. She graduated from Sunggwang Highschool and dropped out from Hanyang University, while majoring Theater and Film. She played the leading role in the series Don't Hesitate (2009), as well as supporting roles in the movies Days of Wrath (2013) and For the Emperor (2014).

  33. Lee Jung-eun

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    Lee Jung-eun
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1970-.. (age 51)
    Occupations
    actor
    Biography

    Lee Jung-eun is a South Korean actress. She is best known internationally for her role as the housekeeper Moon-gwang in the Academy Award winning film Parasite.

  34. Kim Moo-sung

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    Kim Moo-sung
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1951-.. (age 70)
    Occupations
    politicianbusinessperson
    Biography

    Kim Moo-sung is a South Korean politician as a member of the Liberty Korea Party. He was previously the Saenuri Party leader from 2014 to 2016.

  35. Kim Hyo-jin

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    Kim Hyo-jin
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1984-.. (age 37)
    Occupations
    actorfilm actormodelstage actor
    Biography

    Kim Hyo-jin is a South Korean actress and model. She began modeling in teen magazines, and made her acting debut in 1999. She is best known for playing the youngest of the three sisters in sex comedy film Everybody Has Secrets. She made her theater debut in 2009 in the plays A Midsummer Night's Dream and Fool for Love (2010). She is playing a con artist in television drama Private Lives (JTBC, 2020).

  36. Lee Gyeong-yeong

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    Lee Gyeong-yeong
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1960-.. (age 61)
    Occupations
    film directorscreenwriterfilm actortelevision actor
    Biography

    Lee Geung-young is a South Korean actor. He graduated from the Department of Drama in Seoul. He debuted in 1977 and after completing his mandatory military service, he debuted in 1982 as the 10th public relations actor for the Korea Broadcasting Corporation (KBS), became a voice actor for a year, and re-entered his KBS 18th career in 1983. In 1983, he debuted as an actor in the KBS drama "Ordinary People". He also wrote and directed the films The Gate of Destiny (1996) and The Beauty in Dream (2002).

  37. Lee Young-ah

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    Lee Young-ah
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1984-.. (age 37)
    Occupations
    actorfilm actormodelstage actoryoga instructor
    Biography

    Lee Young-ah is a South Korean actress and model. She is best known for playing the role of Nguyen Jin Joo in Golden Bride, a 2008 drama that was extended by 14 episodes due to its popularity. It was in the Top 3 Korean Dramas of the South Korean Nielson Ratings during January–February 2008 and the Top 7 for TNmS Ratings.

  38. Im Jong-seok

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    Im Jong-seok
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1966-.. (age 55)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Im Jong-seok is a South Korean politician and former Chief of Staff for Moon Jae-in currently serving as Moon's Special Advisor for Foreign Affairs and Special Envoy to UAE. Im served as Moon's chief of staff during the primary and 2017 presidential election.

  39. Oh Ji-eun

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    Oh Ji-eun
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1981-.. (age 40)
    Occupations
    actorfilm actor
    Biography

    Oh Ji-eun is a South Korean actress. She is best known for her roles in the weekend drama Three Brothers, the daily drama Smile Again, the sitcom Living Among the Rich, the entertainment industry satire The King of Dramas, and the supernatural police procedural Cheo Yong. On 22 October 2017, she is officially married to a Korean American, whom she dated for over two years. ""

  40. Na Hong-jin

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    Na Hong-jin
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1974-.. (age 47)
    Occupations
    film directorscreenwriter
    Biography

    Na Hong-jin is a South Korean film director and screenwriter. For his feature film debut The Chaser (2008), Na won Best Director at the Grand Bell Awards and Korean Film Awards.

  41. Do Ji-won

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    Do Ji-won
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1968-.. (age 53)
    Occupations
    actorfilm actor
    Biography

    Do Ji-won is a South Korean actress. She is best known for her roles in Ladies of the Palace (2001), Punch Lady (2007), and Smile Again (2010).

  42. Kim Ga-yeon

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    Kim Ga-yeon
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1972-.. (age 49)
    Occupations
    film actor
    Biography

    Kim Ga-yeon is a South Korean actress and owner of the StarCraft II team SlayerS.

  43. Kim Ja-ok

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    Kim Ja-ok
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1951-2014 (aged 63)
    Occupations
    actorsingerfilm actor
    Biography

    Kim Ja-ok was a South Korean actress. Kim was born in Busan in 1951. Kim dropped out of Hanyang University majoring in Film. Kim started her acting career after admitted to a public recruit by MBC TV. During the early period of the 1970s, she mainly starred in TV series, while in the late 1970s, Kim focused on film. Kim gained a popularity for her cheerful depiction on a woman of the new generation such as Sinbu ilgi (신부일기). Her last husband was singer, Oh Seung Geun. Her brother was announcer, Kim Tae Ok.

  44. Chung Mong-koo

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    Chung Mong-koo
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1938-.. (age 83)
    Occupations
    entrepreneur
    Biography

    Chung Mong-koo is a South Korean billionaire businessman. He is the honorary chairman and former CEO of Hyundai Motor Group, Korea's second largest chaebol that manages 54 subsidiaries including Hyundai Motor, Kia Motors, and Hyundai Steel. He started his career back in 1970, joining the engineering & construction division of the group. Chung succeeded his father, Chung Ju-yung, the founder of the conglomerate known as the Hyundai Group. When the conglomerate split into several parts in 1999, Chung Mong-koo took over the Hyundai Motor division. He is the eldest surviving son of Chung Ju-yung's eight sons. As of 2021, He is the eighth richest person in South Korea with a personal net worth of $6.1 billion. His son Chung Eui-sun and brother Chung Mong-joon are also billionaires

  45. Choi Bool-am

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    Choi Bool-am
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1940-.. (age 81)
    Occupations
    actorfilm actorpoliticianstage actortelevision actor
    Biography

    Choi Bool-am is a South Korean actor and a professor.

  46. Kang Chol-hwan

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    Kang Chol-hwan
    Born in
    North Korea Flag North Korea
    Years
    1968-.. (age 53)
    Occupations
    journalisthuman rights activistwriter
    Biography

    Kang Chol-hwan is a North Korean defector and author. As a child, he was imprisoned in the Yodok concentration camp for 10 years. After his release he fled the country, first to China and eventually to South Korea. He is the author, with Pierre Rigoulot, of The Aquariums of Pyongyang and worked as a staff writer specialized in North Korean affairs for The Chosun Ilbo. He is the founder and president of the North Korea Strategy Center.

  47. Jung Jae-hyung

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    Jung Jae-hyung
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1970-.. (age 51)
    Occupations
    singerpianistsongwriter
    Biography

    Jung Jae-hyung is a South Korean pop singer-songwriter, pianist and film music composer. Currently, his agency is the Antenna.

  48. Yu O-seong

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    Yu O-seong
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1968-.. (age 53)
    Occupations
    film actoractortelevision actor
    Biography

    Yu Oh-seong is a South Korean actor. He is best known for his roles in The Spy (1999), Attack the Gas Station (1999), and Friend (2001).

  49. Kim Ji-yeong

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    Kim Ji-yeong
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1974-.. (age 47)
    Occupations
    actorfilm actor
    Biography

    Kim Ji-young is a South Korean actress. She won several Best Supporting Actress awards for playing an indomitable handball player in the 2008 sports drama Forever the Moment. Kim also starred in leading roles in the televisions series My Lovely Fool (2006), Two Wives (2009), Marry Me, Please (also known as All About Marriage, 2010), and Everybody Say Kimchi (2014), as well as the film Touch (2012).

  50. Ryu Hyeon-kyeong

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    Ryu Hyeon-kyeong
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1983-.. (age 38)
    Occupations
    film actoractor
    Biography

    Ryu Hyun-kyung is a South Korean actress. She made her acting debut in 1996 at age 12 as the younger counterpart of the protagonist in the SBS TV series Oxtail Soup. In 2010, Ryu drew attention with her supporting roles in the erotic period drama The Servant and the romantic comedies Cyrano Agency and Petty Romance. Leading roles followed in Mama (2011), Two Weddings and a Funeral (2012) and Miss Cherry's Love Puzzle (2013).

  51. Kwon Hae-hyo

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    Kwon Hae-hyo
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1965-.. (age 56)
    Occupations
    film actoractortelevision actor
    Biography

    Kwon Hae-hyo is a South Korean television, film and stage actor. He is also an activist, involved in the Unite Our People Movement Headquarters, the Abolish the Family Registry and Create Family Equality Organization, the Cultural Alliance for Peace at Daechuri, the Minkahyup Human Rights Group, among various other political and social justice causes.

  52. Im Hyun-sik

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    Im Hyun-sik
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1945-.. (age 76)
    Occupations
    film actoractortelevision actor
    Biography

    Im Hyun-sik is a South Korean actor. He is best known for his leading role in the family drama Three Families Under One Roof (1986-1993), and supporting roles in the period epics Hur Jun (1999) and Dae Jang Geum (2003).

  53. Lee Moon-sik

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    Lee Moon-sik
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1967-.. (age 54)
    Occupations
    actorfilm actortelevision actor
    Biography

    Lee Moon-sik is a South Korean actor. Lee Moon-sik debuted in Jang Jin films of the late 1990s after an illustrious career in Daehak-ro (considered the "Korean Broadway"), where he learned great comic timing, ad-lib prowess, and dramatic acting. He has since become one of South Korea's most prolific supporting actors, appearing in numerous films and television series throughout his career. Among Lee's leading roles are in Mapado, The 101st Proposal, Detective Mr. Gong, A Bloody Aria, Fly, Daddy, Fly, and Here He Comes.

  54. Lee Eun-seong

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    Lee Eun-seong
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1988-.. (age 33)
    Occupations
    film actoractor
    Biography

    Lee Eun-sung is a South Korean actress. She made her acting debut in the youth drama Sharp, followed by roles in the television series Evasive Inquiry Agency (2007), and the films Dasepo Naughty Girls (2006), Milky Way Liberation Front (2007) and Take Off (2009).

  55. Koo Dae-sung

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    Koo Dae-sung
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1969-.. (age 52)
    Occupations
    baseball player
    Biography

    Koo Dae-sung is a Korean former professional baseball pitcher. A left-handed pitcher, Koo formerly played for the Hanwha Eagles in the KBO League, as well as the New York Mets of Major League Baseball and the Orix BlueWave of Nippon Professional Baseball. He announced his retirement from Korean baseball on August 15, 2010. He last played for the Sydney Blue Sox in the Australian Baseball League.

  56. CNU

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    CNU
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1991-.. (age 30)
    Occupations
    singeractortelevision actor
    Biography

    Shin Dong-woo, better known by his stage name CNU, is a South Korean singer and actor. He is best known for being a member of the South Korean boy group B1A4. In 2012, he appeared in the KBS sitcom Sent from Heaven.

  57. Jeon Soo-kyung

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    Jeon Soo-kyung
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1966-.. (age 55)
    Occupations
    film actoractor
    Biography

    Jeon Soo-kyeong is a South Korean actress. She is best known in musical theatre, and has starred in Korean productions of Mamma Mia!, Chicago, The Life, Guys and Dolls, Menopause, and Kiss Me, Kate.

  58. Oh Seung-yoon

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    Oh Seung-yoon
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1991-.. (age 30)
    Occupations
    voice actoractorfilm actortelevision actor
    Biography

    Oh Seung-yoon is a South Korean actor. He began his career as a child actor.

  59. Kim Hye-jun

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    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1995-.. (age 26)
    Occupations
    actorfilm actortelevision actor
    Biography

    Kim Hye-jun is a South Korean actress. She is best known for her role in Kingdom as Queen Consort Cho. She won Best New Actress at the 40th Blue Dragon Film Awards for her role in Another Child. Her other works include Matrimonial Chaos and Rain or Shine.

  60. Choi Dae-chul

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    Choi Dae-chul
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1978-.. (age 43)
    Occupations
    actortelevision actor
    Biography

    Choi Dae-chul is a South Korean actor. He has been active in musical theatre since 2002, but has also played supporting roles in television dramas such as Wang's Family (2013), Jang Bo-ri Is Here! (2014), My Daughter, Geum Sa-wol (2015), and Our Gap-soon (2016).

  61. Kim Nam-il

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    Kim Nam-il
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1977-.. (age 44)
    Occupations
    association football player
    Biography

    Kim Nam-il is a retired South Korean footballer who played as defensive midfielder.

  62. Lee Mi-do

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    Lee Mi-do
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1982-.. (age 39)
    Occupations
    actorfilm actor
    Biography

    Lee Mi-do is a South Korean actress.

  63. Im Ha-ryong

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    Im Ha-ryong
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1952-.. (age 69)
    Occupations
    actorfilm actortelevision actor
    Biography

    Im Ha-ryong is a South Korean actor and comedian. During the 1980s and 1990s, Im was one of Korea's foremost comedians (called "gag men") alongside Shim Hyung-rae and Kim Hyung-gon. As his brand of comedy became less popular among younger viewers, Im started appearing in small supporting roles in films and television series, particularly those directed by Jang Jin. In 2005, he won Best Supporting Actor at the Blue Dragon Film Awards for his first major film role as a veteran soldier in the hit Korean War dramedy Welcome to Dongmakgol. Other notable films include workplace/musical drama Bravo My Life (2007) and political satire Good Morning President (2009).

  64. Nam Jin

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    Nam Jin
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1946-.. (age 75)
    Occupations
    film actoractor
    Biography

    Nam Jin is a South Korean trot singer. He debuted in 1965 with the album Seoul Playboy, and became one of South Korea's most popular singers of the 1960s and 1970s.

  65. Hong Nam-ki

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    Hong Nam-ki
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1960-.. (age 61)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Hong Nam-ki is a South Korean politician currently serving as Minister of Economy and Finance and as an ex officio Deputy Prime Minister of South Korea under President Moon Jae-in from November 2018. Hong is considered a veteran technocrat working at mostly at budget-related departments under both conservative and liberal governments for over three decades.

  66. Shin Ji-soo

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    Shin Ji-soo
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1985-.. (age 36)
    Occupations
    film actorsingeractor
    Biography

    Shin Ji-soo is a South Korean actress and singer. Shin began her entertainment career as a child actress, and has since starred in television dramas such as Virtue (2000) and Famous Princesses (2006), as well as the film The Hero (2013). In addition to acting, Shin also became part of the three-member K-pop girl group D.Heaven in 2010.

  67. Lee Tzsche

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    Lee Tzsche
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1970-.. (age 51)
    Occupations
    singercomposersongwriter
    Biography

    Lee Sang-eun, also known by the stage name Lee Tzsche (Korean: 리채), is a South Korean singer-songwriter. She debuted in 1988 and has since released 15 full-length albums. She won the Rookie Artist Award at the 1988 Golden Disc Awards and Female Musician of the Year at the 2004 and 2006 Korean Music Awards.

  68. Bae Seong Jae

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    Bae Seong Jae
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1978-.. (age 43)
    Occupations
    celebrity
    Biography

    Bae Sung-jae is a South Korean television personality, sportscaster, radio DJ and announcer.

  69. Yoon Hui-seok

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    Yoon Hui-seok
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1975-.. (age 46)
    Occupations
    film actoractortelevision actor
    Biography

    Yoon Hee-seok is a South Korean Movie star and actor.

  70. Enes Kaya

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    Enes Kaya
    Born in
    Turkey Flag Turkey
    Years
    1984-.. (age 37)
    Biography

    Enes Kaya is from a Turkish television personality, living and performing in South Korea. He was most known for being a cast member on the talk show Non-Summit.

  71. Won Sei-hoon

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    Won Sei-hoon
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1951-.. (age 70)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Won Sei-hoon is a former South Korean public servant. Born in Yeongju, he obtained a Masters in Urban Administration from Hanyang University. In 2009, he was appointed the 10th Director of the National Intelligence Service. He was indicted in June 2013 for attempted interference in the 2012 South Korean presidential election by allegedly ordering an online misinformation campaign against opposition candidates. On January 22, 2014 he was found guilty for graft. He got a 2-year jail term and a fine of some 160 million won. In 2015, the Supreme Court returned to a lower court this ruling. On 30 August 2017, he was sentenced to four years in prison by the Seoul High Court.

  72. Jang Hyo-jo

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    Jang Hyo-jo
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1956-2011 (aged 55)
    Occupations
    baseball player
    Biography

    Jang Hyo-Jo was a South Korean outfielder in the Korean professional baseball league who played for the Samsung Lions and Lotte Giants. Jang batted and threw left-handed. He was born in Busan.

  73. Ryu Joong-il

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    Ryu Joong-il
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1963-.. (age 58)
    Occupations
    baseball player
    Biography

    Ryu Joong-il is a former South Korean baseball player who is currently a former manager of the LG Twins of the KBO League.

  74. Cho Jin-ho

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    Cho Jin-ho
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1973-2017 (aged 44)
    Occupations
    association football playerassociation football manager
    Biography

    Cho Jin-ho was a South Korean football player who played as a midfielder or striker for the South Korea national team.

  75. Shim Soo-chang

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    Shim Soo-chang
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1981-.. (age 40)
    Occupations
    baseball player
    Biography

    Shim Soo-chang is a South Korean relief pitcher for the Hanwha Eagles of the KBO League. He bats and throws right-handed.

  76. Jay Kim

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    Jay Kim
    Years
    1939-.. (age 82)
    Enrolled in Hanyang University
    In 1993 graduated with Doctor of Philosophy
    Occupations
    politiciancivil engineerentrepreneur
    Biography

    Jay Chang Joon Kim is a Korean-American politician and former member of the U.S. House of Representatives from California and ambassador for Korean-American relations. He was the first Korean American to be elected to the United States Congress.

  77. Kim Jho Kwang-soo

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    Kim Jho Kwang-soo
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1965-.. (age 56)
    Occupations
    film directorfilm producerscreenwriterhuman rights activist
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    Kim-Jho Gwang-soo, also known as Peter Kim, is a South Korean film director, screenwriter, film producer and LGBT rights activist.

  78. Kim Se-jin

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    Kim Se-jin
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1974-.. (age 47)
    Occupations
    volleyball player
    Biography

    Kim Se-jin is a retired volleyball player from South Korea, who currently coaches the Ansan OK Savings Bank in V-League. As a player Kim competed with the South Korean national team from 1992 to 2003 and took part in the 1992, 1996 and 2000 Olympics. At the 1994 World League Kim was honored as best spiker with the 52.08% success percentage in attack (349 successful attacks for 670 attempts). Since 2013, he has been managing the Ansan OK Savings Bank volleyball team as head coach, winning the V-League twice in the 2014-15 and 2015–16 season.

  79. Yoo Jin-ryong

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    Yoo Jin-ryong
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1956-.. (age 65)
    Occupations
    civil servant
    Biography

    Yoo Jin-ryong is a South Korean politician who formerly served as the Minister of Culture.

  80. Chung Min-tae

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    Chung Min-tae
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1970-.. (age 51)
    Occupations
    baseball player
    Biography

    Chung Min-tae is a former pitcher in the KBO League and Nippon Professional Baseball, and the current pitching coach of the Hanwha Eagles.

  81. Im Sun-rye

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    Im Sun-rye
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1961-.. (age 60)
    Occupations
    film directorscreenwriterfilm producer
    Biography

    Yim Soon-rye is a South Korean film director and screenwriter. She is considered one of the few leading female auteurs of Korean New Wave cinema.

  82. Kim Si-jin

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    Kim Si-jin
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1958-.. (age 63)
    Occupations
    baseball player
    Biography

    Kim Si-jin is a retired pitcher and a former manager in the Korea Baseball Organization.

  83. Yang Dong-geun

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    Yang Dong-geun
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1981-.. (age 40)
    Occupations
    basketball player
    Biography

    Yang Dong-geun was a former South Korean basketball player for Ulsan Mobis Phoebus and the Korean national team, where he participated at the 2014 FIBA Basketball World Cup. Throughout his career, he was named as Most Valuable Player (MVP) in KBL four times. In 2020, he retired his 16 years of professional career in basketball.

  84. Kim Ho-Chul

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    Kim Ho-Chul
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1955-.. (age 66)
    Occupations
    coachvolleyball player
    Biography

    Kim Ho-Chul is a former volleyball player and head-coach from South Korea. Kim was nicknamed magico, for his fantastic playing as a setter when he was a player in Italy. He contributed to South Korea men's national volleyball team as a setter from 1975 to 1988, and also won a gold medal in the Asian Games as a head coach in 2006. He competed at the 1984 Summer Olympics and the 1988 Summer Olympics.

  85. Lee Kwan-woo

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    Lee Kwan-woo
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1978-.. (age 43)
    Occupations
    association football player
    Biography

    Lee Kwan-Woo is a retired South Korean football player who played as a midfielder and playmaker.

  86. Choi Tae-woong

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    Choi Tae-woong
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1976-.. (age 45)
    Occupations
    volleyball player
    Biography

    Choi Tae-woong is a South Korean volleyball player. He competed in the men's tournament at the 2000 Summer Olympics.

  87. Cho Sung-min

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    Cho Sung-min
    Years
    1983-.. (age 38)
    Occupations
    basketball player
    Biography

    Cho Sung-min is a South Korean basketball player for Changwon LG Sakers and the Korean national team.

  88. Kim Shin-young

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    Kim Shin-young
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1983-.. (age 38)
    Occupations
    association football player
    Biography

    Kim Shin-young, is a South Korean football striker.

  89. Kim Dong-soo

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    Kim Dong-soo
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1968-.. (age 53)
    Occupations
    baseball player
    Biography

    Kim Dong-soo is a former professional baseball catcher and current manager of the futures (general 2nd) LG Twins of Korea Baseball Organization.

  90. Song Hae-seong

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    Song Hae-seong
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1964-.. (age 57)
    Occupations
    film directorscreenwriter
    Biography

    Song Hae-sung is a South Korean film director and screenwriter.

  91. Lee Byung-keun

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    Lee Byung-keun
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1973-.. (age 48)
    Occupations
    association football player
    Biography

    Lee Byung-keun is a South Korean former footballer and current coach.

  92. Jung Mina

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    Jung Mina
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1979-.. (age 42)
    Occupations
    songwriter
    Biography

    Jung Mina is a South Korean musician, known as the first gayageum singer-songwriter. She sings contemporary music and uses non-traditional techniques in her gayageum playing.

  93. Chang Chang-sun

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    Chang Chang-sun
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1942-.. (age 79)
    Biography

    Chang Chang-sun is a retired South Korean freestyle wrestler. He won a silver medal at the 1964 Summer Olympics and a world title in 1966.

  94. Ji Tae-hwan

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    Ji Tae-hwan
    Years
    1986-.. (age 35)
    Occupations
    volleyball player
    Biography

    Ji Tae-Hwan is a South Korean male volleyball player. He is part of the South Korea men's national volleyball team. On club level he plays for Daejeon Samsung Fire Bluefangs.