Birth Name: Kim Hyunjoong (김현중)
changed his name to Kim Woobin (김우빈)
Birthday: July 16, 1989
Birthplace: Seoul, South Korea
Zodiac Sign: Cancer
Height: 190cm (6’2″)
Weight: 70kg (154lbs)
Blood Type: A
Daum Café: @kimwoobinfanclub
Kim Woo-bin 김우빈 Biography
Kim Woo-bin 김우빈 wanted to become a top best model while he was in high school and didn’t have the intention of becoming an actor. However as his career increase enormous, and he started getting offers to do advertorial he was soon told that some basic acting was required and he decided to take on classes. Right away he was amazed by his acting teacher Won-Joo Moon who frantically became his role model, and fell in love with acting profession.
His acting debut was in a TV series “White Christmas” where he played a character called Mad Mireu, a red-haired genius prankster and bully of bullies and hastily became audience favorite. After this, he and two other models turned actors from White Christmas moved on to do sitcom “Vampire Idol” in which he played lovable vampire Gabri Rates who spent his life thinking he was ugly, and only upon moving to earth became interesting to beautiful girls. The sitcom was meant to have 120 episodes, but has failed to attract viewers and was abruptly ended after 79. He moves on to do “A Gentleman’s Dignity” where he played a problematic high school kid with a crush on his sociology teacher. Kim Woo’s character was meant to be short, but as the show progressed and his talent shined trough, writer Eun-sook Kim wrote more material for him and his role increase.
A similar thing happens with School 2013, where he only shows up by the end of the third episode and was meant to be supporting role, but he stole the audience’s hearts instantly and was given a much bigger role. His acting in this drama was often described as brave, as there were many scenes of him crying with and his relationship with co-star Jong-suk Lee became hateful. Soon, He will play the lead in Friend 2, the sequel to Friend of which he said it’s his favorite movie and he knows all the quotes by heart. He is also set to appear in a TV series Heirs again written by Eun-sook Kim who now refers to him as “her muse”, where he will play rich, and genius Choi Young Do try to get revenge on his childhood friend by stealing his girl.
Kim Woo-bin 김우빈 Body Measurement
The ‘White Christmas’s actor Kim Woo is just 30 years old. He lives under his birth sign of Cancer. Commonly, Kim has a height of 6 feet 2 inches. She weighs only 70 kg. The handsome and good looks model, Kim graces public attention wherever he goes. However, Kim Woo’s best body measurement, shoe, dress size are not available yet.
Kim Woo Bin Net Worth
The ‘Grand Bell Award’s winner Kim Woo Bin has an estimated net worth of around $2 million.
Kim Woo-bin Girlfriend
- Status: In a relationship
- Girlfriend: Shin Min Ah
- He is dating Shin Min Ah’s relationship for just two years.
Kim Woo Bin Social Media Profiles
The handsome model Kim Woo is functioning in social media. Being a model and actor, he has many fans followers on his social media accounts.
Kim Woo-bin 김우빈 Facts
- His real name is genuinely Kim Hyunjoong.
- In 2011, he changed his beautiful name to Kim Woobin.
- He attended Jeonju University.
- Woobin’s favorite things to do are walking along the Han River and eating Ramen.
- Woobin gained lots of attention in “A Gentleman’s Dignity.”
- He was named honorary ambassador for his alma mater, Jeonju University.
- He took his first leading role on television in “Uncontrollably Fond”.
- Woobin was a moderator for the music program “M! Countdown” from 2013 to 2014.
- He appeared in 2NE1 Dara’s “Kiss” MV.
- He is friends with his co-stars Lee Jong Suk and Kim Young Kwang.
- In 2015, it was announced that he was officially dating actress Shin Min Ah.
- In 2017, Woobin was appointed as an honorary ambassador for the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea.
- On2017, Woo Bin’s agency released an official statement about his diagnosis with nasopharyngeal cancer.
- In December Woobin announced in a letter, that he has completed his treatment plan for cancer.
- A reporter asked how Woobin manages his diet.
Kim Woo-bin 김우빈 Movies
Wiretap (도청) || TBA – Park Sangdae
Master (마스터) || 2016 – Park Janggoon
Twenty (스물) || 2015 – Chiho
The Con Artists (기술자들) || 2014 – Jihyuk
Friend: The Great Legacy (친구 2) || 2013 – Hang Sunghoon
Runway Cop (차형사) Kim Woo-bin 김우빈 Drama Series
Uncontrollably Fond (함부로 애틋하게) || 2016 – Shin Joonyoung
The Heirs (왕관을 쓰려는 자, 그 무게를 견뎌라 – 상속자들) || 2013 – Choi Young Do
School 2013 (학교 2013) || 2012 – Park Heungsoo
To the Beautiful You (아름다운 그대에게) || 2012 – John Kim
A Gentleman’s Dignity (신사의 품격) || 2012 – Kim Donghyub
Vampire Idol (뱀파이어 아이돌) || 2011 – Woobin
Cupid Factory (큐피트 팩토리) || 2011 – Roy
White Christmas (화이트 크리스마스) || 2011 – Kang Mireu
Kim Woo-bin 김우빈 Awards
30th KBS Drama Awards || Best Couple Award with Bae Suzy
2016 30th KBS Drama||Excellence Award, Actor in a Mid-length Drama
Korean Advertisers Association Awards || Best Model
5th APAN Star Awards || Excellence Award, Actor in a Miniseries
InStyle Star Icon || Most Stylish Male Actor
InStyle Star Icon || Best Actor (Movie)
1st Fashionista Awards || Best Fashionista – Male Category
30th Korea Best Dresser Swan Awards || Best Dresser Award
24th Buil Film Awards || Best New Actor
Korean Film Actors’ Guild Awards || Popularity Award
10th Max Movie Awards || Best Actor
35th Blue Dragon Film Awards || Popular Star Award
35th Blue Dragon Film Awards || Best New Actor
51st Grand Bell Awards || Hana Financial Group Star Award
3rd APAN Star Awards || Excellence Award, Actor in a Miniseries
7th Korea Drama Awards || Excellence Award – Actor
9th Seoul International Drama Awards || People’s Choice Actor
18th Puchon International Fantastic Film Festival || Fantasia Award
2nd Asia Rainbow TV Awards || Best Supporting Actor
50th Baeksang Arts Awards || Best New Actor
9th Max Movie Awards || Best New Actor
9th Asia Model Festival Awards || Asia Star Award
21sr SBS Drama Awards || Top 10 Stars
China TV Drama Awards || Popular Foreign Actor
2nd APAN Star Awards || Best New Actor
6th Korea Drama Awards || Best New Actor
7th Mnet 20’s Choice Awards || 20’s Booming Star – Male
49th Baeksang Arts Awards || Best New Actor
8th Asia Model Festival Awards || New Star Award
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