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Sung Joon
South korean actor and model

Sung Joon

Sung Joon
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Quick Facts

Intro South korean actor and model
A.K.A. Sung-Jun, Bang Sung-joon
Is Actor Film actor Model
From South Korea
Field Fashion Film, TV, Stage & Radio
Gender male
Birth 10 July 1990, Seoul, South Korea
Age 31 years
Star sign Cancer
The details (from wikipedia)

Biography

Sung Joon (born Bang Sung-joon on July 10, 1990) is a South Korean actor and model. He became best known for his leading roles in the television series Flower Band (2012), Can We Get Married? (2012), I Need Romance 3 (2014), High Society (2015) and Madame Antoine: The Love Therapist (2016). He also appeared in the films Dangerously Excited (2012), Horror Stories 2 (2013), Pluto (2013) and The Villainess (2017).

Career

Beginnings

Sung Joon began his entertainment career as a model, but soon switched to acting and debuted from the drama White Christmas in 2011. The same year he was cast in a supporting role in Lie to Me. In 2012, he was cast in a leading role in the teen drama Flower Band, where he played a free-spirited leader of a rock band.

Sung made his film debut with Dangerously Excited.

Mainstream acting

In 2013, Sung was cast in a lead role in the romantic comedy drama Can We Get Married? opposite Jung So-min. The same year, he starred in his first historical drama, Gu Family Book. Sung also starred in the horror film Horror Stories 2. and in the high school thriller Pluto.

In 2014, he was cast in the third installment of TvN's romantic comedy I Need Romance 3 which he portraits a character of a care-free songwriter. Later that year he converts into a plastic surgeon for the drama Discovery of Love.

In 2015, Sung was cast as the lead in mystery melodrama High Society, playing a man who succeeds in spite of his poor family background. The same year, he had a supporting role in Hyde Jekyll, Me, a romantic comedy where he played a hypnosis specialist.

In 2016, Sung played the male lead in the romantic comedy drama Madame Antoine: The Love Therapist alongside Han Ye-seul.

In 2017, Sung starred in the mystery comedy, Ms. Perfect alongside Ko So-young, playing a lawyer.

Personal life

Sung Joon maintains close friendship with fellow models-turned-actors: Kim Young-kwang, Lee Soo-hyuk, Kim Woo-bin and Hong Jong-hyun – whom he has worked onscreen in White Christmas. They were given the nickname of Model Avengers by their fans.

Sung Joon quietly enlisted for his mandatory military service on December 18, 2018. He will first undergo five weeks of basic training at the Army's 2nd Infantry Division in Gangwon Province.

Filmography

Film

Year Title Role Notes
2012
Dangerously Excited Min-ki
2013
Horror Stories 2 Cho Dong-Wook Segment "Cliff"
Pluto Yoo Jin
2017
One Day Young-woo Cameo
The Villainess Jung Hyun-soo

Television series

Year Title Role Network
2011
White Christmas Choi Chi-hoon
KBS2
Lie to Me Hyun Sang-hee
SBS
2012
Flower Band Kwon Ji-hyuk
tvN
Drama Special – Wetlands Ecology Report Choi Goon
KBS2
Can We Get Married? Ha Jung-hoon
JTBC
2013
Gu Family Book Gon
MBC
2014
I Need Romance 3 Joo Wan
tvN
Discovery of Love Nam Ha-jin
KBS2
2015
Hyde Jekyll, Me Yoon Tae-Joo / Lee Soo-Hyun
SBS
High Society Choi Joon-gi
SBS
2016
Madame Antoine: The Love Therapist Choi Soo-hyun
JTBC
2017
Ms. Perfect Kang Bong-goo
KBS2
TBA
Mojito Chi Ji-woo
KBS2

Variety show

Year Title Network Notes
2011
Show! K Music
MBN
MC
2013
Miracle Korea
JTBC
MC

Discography

Year Song title Notes
2012 "Jaywalking"
Tracks from Flower Band – OST
"Wake Up"
"Today"
"Words You Shouldn't Know"
2014 "Love Is Smiling"
Track from I Need Romance 3 – OST

Awards and nominations

Year Award Category Nominated work Result
2012
26th KBS Drama Awards Excellence Award, Actor in a One-Act/Special/Short Drama
Wetlands Ecology Report
Won
2014
7th Style Icon Awards New Icon
Himself
Won
16th Seoul International Youth Film Festival Best Actor
Gu Family Book
I Need Romance 3
Nominated
28th KBS Drama Awards Excellence Award, Actor in a Miniseries
Discovery of Love
Nominated
2015
23rd SBS Drama Awards Excellence Award, Actor in a Miniseries
High Society
Nominated
Excellence Award, Actor in a Drama Special
Hyde, Jekyll, Me
Nominated
Best Couple (with Uee)
High Society
Nominated
2016
tvN10 Awards Romantic-Comedy King
I Need Romance 3
Nominated
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