Hyun Bin (Hangul 현빈) (Hanja 玄彬) South Korean Actor
Stage Name: Hyun Bin (현빈)
Birth Name: Kim Tae Pyeong (김태평)
Birthday: 25 September 1982
Zodiac Sign: Libra
Height: 184cm (6’0”)
Weight: 72kg (158 lbs)
Blood Type: B
Hyun Bin (Hangul 현빈) (Hanja 玄彬)Biography
Hyun Bin (Hangul 현빈) (born September 25, 1982) is a South Korean Former Marine Corps, Actor, top best Singer, and Famous Personality from Seoul. Hyun Bin (Hangul 현빈) first garnered fame after portraying a role in “My Name is Kim Sam-soon” in 2005. He renders one of the major characters of Hyun Jin-heon in the TV series alongside Kim Sun-a. In fact, Bin won the Top Award at the MBC Drama Awards. Furthermore, Hyun then starred in the 2008 TV program “Worlds Within” directed by Pyo Min-soo and Kim Kyu-Tae. The actor performed one of the leading roles as Jung Ji-oh along with actors like Song Hye-Kyo, Kim Kap-soo, etc. His next performance as Kim Joo-won in “Secret Garden” (2010–2011) also appreciated by fans a lot.
Hyun Bin (Hangul 현빈) (Hanja 玄彬)Career, Movies, TV Shows & Net worth
The 37-years-old actor entered the acting world in 2003 and made debut with a show “Bodyguard”. Hyun Bin (Hangul 현빈) played a very small role as a stalker in the show. Later, he appeared in various projects such as Nonstop 4, Ireland, and Friend, Our Legend. Meanwhile, Hyun also launched his profession in the movies after acting in the adolescent sports movie “Spin Kick” as Lee Min-Gyu. His first film as a lead actor was “A Millionaire’s First Love” that came out in 2006.
Hyun Bin (Hangul 현빈) (Hanja 玄彬) other acting projects are “I Am Happy”, “Friend, Our Legend”, “Come Rain, Come Shine”, “Late Autumn”, and much more. In fact, the artist received international fame with his role as Hoon in the Late Autumn movie. It is an English-language remake of the 1966 Lee Man-hee classic. In addition, he even contributed to the soundtrack of the Secret Garden with “That Man” as a singer. The song received the number one position in eight Korean music portals.
The other popular works are “The Fatal Encounter”, “Hyde, Jekyll, Me”, “Confidential Assignment”, “Rampant”, “The Negotiation”, etc. Hyun returned on the silver screen with a series like Crash Landing on You and Memories of the Alhambra. The actor fueled his Net worth which is around $2 – $2.5 Million Dollars, as of 2019 from working in TV shows, great Films, great Songs, super Music Videos, Brand Endorsements, Sponsorships, etc.
Hyun Bin (Hangul 현빈) (Hanja 玄彬)Personal Life, Girlfriend & Wife
The teens’ handsome hunk launched a romantic affair with his then-girl-friend “Hwang Ji-Hyun” back in 2006. She is a Korean singer and actress. The pair first met each other during a soon went on a date. Thir break up was announced by KBS World Radio in a published work in June 2007. They parted their ways sometime in March 2007. Later, the actor began dating his next love interest Song Hye-Kyo (actress) in 2008.
Furthermore, the couple first met on the set of the comedy TV program “Worlds Within” the same year. They even announced their love life publicly. But the couple’s separation announced by their respective managers. As per the source, Hyun also had romantic links with his ex-partner “Kang So-ra” from December 2016 to December 2017. Kang’s agency revealed about their affair in a statement.
Hyun Bin (Hangul 현빈) (Hanja 玄彬)Social Action
After joining the Marines for his mandatory military service and completing six months into his service, on September 25, 2011, Hyun participated in the “Seoul Reclamation Anniversary Marine Marathon Competition”. This event was held in the recall of the historically significant event when the Marines won back the capital Seoul that had been taken during the 6.25 Korean War. On October 29, 2013, the Korean Government held a “50th Savings Day” event. Hyun Bin received recognition as the recipient of the President’s award for saving 35 billion won (approximately USD 3.3 million) within 17 years.
It has been revealed Hyun Bin has been continuously doing volunteer work as well as donating money to various charities throughout his career. In 2016, Hyun was involved in an awareness movement against animal cruelty. As the best part of the project, Hyun’s agency VAST Celebration released pictures of him posing with a retired search and rescue dog named “Vision”.
Hyun Bin (Hangul 현빈) (Hanja 玄彬) Filmography
|Debut||Film: 2004 “Spin Kick” as Lee Min-gyu.
TV Shows: 2003 “Bodyguard” as a stalker.
|List of Various Projects||1. My Name is Kim Sam-soon.
2. Worlds Within.
3. Secret Garden.
4. Nonstop 4.
6. Nonstop 5.
7. Friend, Our Legend.
8. Spin Kick.
9. I Am Happy.
10. Friend, Our Legend.
11. Come Rain, Come Shine.
12. Late Autumn.
13. The Fatal Encounter.
14. Hyde, Jekyll, Me.
15. Confidential Assignment.
17. The Negotiation, etc.
|Manager||1. VAST Entertainment & Media.
2. SM Entertainment.
|Brand Endorsements||Rogatis, Samsung, Mediheal, Kia, CF Freshman, Omega SA, Magic, and Lexus.|
|Height (Tall)||Feet & Inches: 6′ 0.5″.
Centimeters: 184 cm.
Meters: 1.84 m.
|Weight||Kilograms: 84 Kg.
Pounds: 185 lbs.
|Body Measurements (Chest-waist-hips)||44-34-38.|
|Shoe Size (UK)||11.|
|Eye Color||Dark Brown.|
|Hair Color||Dark Brown.|
|Parents||Father: Kim Tae-Hyung.
Mother: Name not available.
|Personal Life Relationship|
|Dating History?||1. Hwang Ji-Hyun (2006-2007).
2. Song Hye-Kyo (2008-2011).
3. Kang So-ra (2016-2017).
4. Son Ye-jin (2018-2019).
|Girlfriend||Name not available.|
|School||Youngdong High School.|
|Alma Mater.||Chung-Ang University.|
|Hobbies & Favorite Things|
|Favorite Celebrities||Actor: Song Seung-Heon.
Actress: Lee Young-ae.
|Dream Holiday Destination||Australia.|
|Love to do||Singing, Traveling, Shopping, and Listening to Music.|
|Favorite Food||Chinses Cuisine.|
|Net worth (approx.)||$2-2.5 million US dollars (As of 2019).|
Hyun Bin’s (Hangul 현빈) (Hanja 玄彬) Movies
Rampant (창궐) || 2018 – Lee Chung
The Negotiation (협상)|| 2018 – Min Taegoo
The Swindlers (꾼)|| 2017 – Hwang Jisung
Confidential Assignment (공조)|| 2017 – I’m Cheolryung
The Fatal Encounter (역린)|| 2014 – King Jeongjo
Come Rain, Come Shine (사랑한다, 사랑하지 않는다)|| 2011 – He
Late Autumn (만추) || 2011 – Hoon
I Am Happy ( 행복합니다) || 2009 – Jo Mansoo
A Millionaire’s First Love (백만장자의 첫사랑) || 2006 – Kang Jaekyung
Daddy Long Legs (키다리 아저씨) || 2005 – Hyungjoon
Spin Kick (돌려차기) || 2004 – Lee Mingyu
Hyun Bin’s (Hangul 현빈) (Hanja 玄彬) Drama Series
Memories of the Alhambra (알함브라 궁전의 추억) || 2018 – Yoo Jinwoo
Hyde, Jekyll, Me (하이드 지킬, 나) || 2015 – Gu Seo-jin / Robin
Secret Garden (시크릿 가든) || 2010 – Kim Joowon
Friend, Our Legend (친구, 우리들의 전설) || 2009 – Han Dongsoo
Worlds Within (그들이 사는 세상) || 2008 – Jung John
The Snow Queen (눈의 여왕) || 2006 – Han Taewoong / Han Deukgu
Nonstop 5 (논스톱 5) || 2004 – Cameo
My Lovely Sam Soon (내 이름은 김삼순) || 2005 – Hyun Jinheon
Ireland (아일랜드) || 2004 – Kang Gook
Nonstop 4 (논스톱 4) || 2005 – Hyun Bin
Bodyguard (보디가드) || 2003 – Stalker
Hyun Bin’s (Hangul 현빈) (Hanja 玄彬) Awards
2017 6th Korea Film Actors Association Awards || Top Star Award
2014 18th Puchon International Fantastic Film Festival || Producer’s Choice Award
2011 47th Baeksang Arts Awards || Grand Prize
2010 SBS Drama Awards || Best Couple Award with Ha Ji Won, Netizen Popularity Award, Top 10 Stars, Top Excellence Award, Actor in a Drama Special
2006 KBS Drama Awards || Best Couple Award with Sung Yu Ri, Popularity Award
2006 42nd Baeksang Arts Awards || Best New Actor
2004 MBC Drama Awards || Best New Actor
2004 MBC Entertainment Awards || Special Award, TV Actor Category