Jang Donggun

Contents

Stage name: 장동건 / Jang Dong Gun

Gender: Male

Age: 50 years

Date of birth: March 7, 1972

Place of birth: Yongsan-gu, Seoul, South Korea

Height: 181cm

Bloodtype: O

Zodiac Sign: Pisces

Jang Dong Gun Profile

About Jang Donggun

Jang Donggun Facts

  • Education:
    • Elementary School: Doksan Elementary School
    • Middle School: Moonil Middle School
    • High School: Moonil High school
    • University: Korea National University of Arts (Dropped out of the Department of Theater)
  • Hobbies: Baseball, singing, playing guitar and drums
  • Specialties: Basketball, Ice Hockey
  • Debut: 1992
  • Religion: Buddhist
  • Niece: Yoo Min from MelodyDay
  • He was hospitalized during high school due to chest surgery.
  • In October 2000, Jang was elected as a UNICEF-Korea Guard.
  • He enjoys playing baseball and is an amateur member of the famous “Playboys” baseball team with Hyun Bin, Kim Seung Woo and other actors.
  • The famous actor surprised the country in November 2009 when he went public with his two-year romance with Ko So Young.
  • He married Ko So Young on May 2, 2010 in an extravagant ceremony at the Seoul Shilla Hotel.
  • His son was born on October 04, 2010, and his daughter on February 25, 2014.

Jang Donggun Advertisement

  • 2012: Lexus New Generation ES
  • 2012: Cuchen
  • 2012: Imperial
  • 2011: LG Electronics 3D Merging Campaign
  • 2011: LG Electronics ‘Tromm Washer’.
  • 2011: LG Electronics ‘Tromm Styler’.
  • 2007: Nintendo DS
  • 2006: Hite Bear ‘Max
  • 2006: Giordano
  • 2005: Samsung Camera
  • 2005: KTF Worldphone
  • 2005: Maxim
  • 2003: OCN
  • Orion ‘Choco Pie
  • FaPai Group
  • Jinro Chamisul
  • Parkland
  • Misha
  • LG Telecom
  • POSCO E&C ‘The #’.
  • Doosan ‘SAN soju
  • Parkland
  • Maeil Dairy Cafe Latte
  • LG Investment and Securities

Jang Donggun Drama

  • Arthdal Chronicles (tvN, 2019)
  • Suits (KBS2, 2018)
  • A Gentleman’s Dignity (SBS, 2012)
  • All About Eve (MBC, 2000)
  • Springtime (MBC, 1999)
  • Ghost (SBS, 1999)
  • Love (MBC, 1998)
  • Model (MBC, 1997)
  • Legend of Heroes (MBC, 1997)
  • Medical Brothers (MBC, 1997)
  • Icing (MBC, 1996)
  • The Last Game (MBC, 1994)
  • Il-Ji-Mae (MBC, 1994)
  • Our Paradise 2 (MBC, 1992)
  • Our Paradise (MBC, 1990)

Jang Donggun Films

  • Rampant (2018)
  • Night of 7 Years (2018)
  • VIP (2017)
  • No Tears for the Dead (2014)
  • Dangerous Liaisons (2012)
  • My Way (2011)
  • The Warrior’s Way (2010)
  • Good Morning President (2009)
  • Laundry Warrior (2008)
  • The Promise (2005)
  • Typhoon (2005)
  • Taegukgi (2004)
  • The Coast Guard (2002)
  • 2009: Lost Memories (2002)
  • Friend (2001)
  • The Anarchist (2000)
  • Nowhere to Hide (1999)
  • Love Wind Love Song (1999)
  • First Kiss (1998) cameo
  • Holiday in Seoul (1997)
  • Repechage (1997)

Acknowledgments

  • 2019 Asia Artist Awards Actor of the Year (Daesang)
  • 2018 KBS Drama Awards Excellence (miniseries) (Suits)
  • 2018 Korea Best Star Awards Best Actor (Night of 7 Years)
  • 2012 SBS Drama Awards: Superior Award for Excellence (Weekend/Drama Series) Actor (A Gentleman’s Dignity)
  • 2012 SBS Drama Awards: Top 10 Stars (A Gentleman’s Dignity)
  • 2009 Blue Dragon Film Awards: Best Actor for Good Morning, President
  • 2006 Grand Bell Awards: Best Actor for Typhoon
  • 2005 Max Movie Awards: Best Actor for Typhoon
  • 2004 Blue Dragon Film Festival: Best Actor for Taegukgi
  • 2001 Blue Dragon Film Festival: Most popular actor
  • 46th Asia-Pacific International Film Festival: Best Supporting Actor for Friend (2001)
  • 2000 Blue Dragon Film Festival: Popularity
  • 1999 Chung-Ryong Movie Festival: Best Supporting Actor for Nowhere to Hide
  • 1997 Chung-Ryong Movie Festival: New actor for Repechage
  • 1997 MBC Drama Awards: Best Actor for Medical Brothers
  • 1997 Baek-Sang Arts Awards: Popularity
  • 1994 Baek-Sang Arts Awards: New actor

Jang Donggun TV Drama’s

  • More Than theme for A Gentleman’s Dignity (2012)

Jang Donggun Links

Comments