Photo Album of  Korean Stars
Ja - Jang D
Real Name:  Lee Hyeon Kyun
Born:  May 25, 1980
Height/Weight:  178 cm   / 68 kg
School:  Dankuk University
TV dramas:   May Queen;  Three Fathers, One Mother; Witch Ma (Moo-ryong); Sassy Girl Chun-hyang
(Mong-ryong); Our House
Movies:  The Art of Fighting; 3-Iron
KBS Global 5/2/06; KBS Global 7/5/05; KBS Global 3/29/05;  KBS Global 3/24/05

JANG DONG GUN  (Chang Dong Geon)
Nickname:  Cow (because of his big, round eyes)
Born:  March 7, 1972
Weight/Height:  180 cm (5' 11") / 68 kg (150 lbs)
School:  Hankook School of Arts (dropped out before obtaining degree)
Family:  married actress Go So Young on May 2, 2010; they have one son (born 10/4/10) and one daughter
(born 2/25/14).
TV dramas:  A Gentleman's Dignity (Do-jin);  All About Eve (Hyong-chul); Springtime; Ghost; Love
(In-ha); Model; Myth of a Hero; The Medical Brothers; King; The Last Match; Il-Ji-Mae; Our Heaven; Icing
Movies:  No Tears for the Dead (2014);  Dangerous Liaisons (2012);  My Way;  Warrior's Way (2010);  
Good Morning President (2009);  Typhoon ( 2005); The Promise (2005);Taegukgi (2004); Coast Guard
(2002); Sympathy (2001); Friends (2001); Anarchist (2000); Take Nothing Into Consideration (1999); Love
Song (1999); Holiday in Seoul (1997); The Loser's Recovery (1996)
Awards:  Blue Dragon Most Popular Actor Award (2001)
Fan sites:,
Articles:  Korea JoongAng Daily 8/21/15 (Jang Dong-gun takes role in thriller);  Korea JoongAng Daily
6/12/14 (Jang rejects copycat claims over new film);  Korea Herald 5/27/14 (Jang Dong-gun gives credit to
Kim Woo-bin for his acting);  Korea Times 5/11/14 (Hallyu stars return to big screen);  Chosun Ilbo 5/9/14
(Today's Photo);  Korea JoongAng Daily 4/29/14 (Jang Dong-gun to star in new thriller);  Korea JoongAng
Daily 2/26/14 (Ko, Jang celebrate 2nd child);  Korea Times 2/25/14 (Jang couple get newborn daughter);  
Korea JoongAng Daily 11/8/13 (Jang Dong-gun and Ko So-young expecting another child);  KBS Global
11/7/13 (Jang Dong-gun & Go So-young Expecting 2nd Child);  Korea JoongAng Daily 10/12/13 (Actors
help adoption agency);  Korea JoongAng Daily 4/30/13 (Jang Dong-gun cast in 'Crying Man');  Korea
JoongAng Daily 2/1/13 (Jang Dong-gun shines in China);   Korea JoongAng Daily 12/6/12 (Jang Dong-gun
to appear on 'Couple of the Century');  Korea JoongAng Daily 10/11/12 (Celebrity Duo volunteers in
Congo);  Korea JoongAng Daily 10/8/12 (Language no barrier to Jang's appeal);  Korea JoongAng Daily
10/5/12 (Celebrity couple dones /100M);  Korea JoongAng Daily 9/27/12 (13 seconds after 9? Sorry, sold
out);  Korea JoongAng Daily 9/4/12 (Jang Dong-gun brings some dignity back to the kitchen);  Korea
JoongAng Daily 7/20/12 (Chinese media blasts Jang Dong-gun);  Korea JoongAng Daily 6/25/12 (Jang
Dong-gun's fans surprise set of 'A Gentleman's Dignity' with food);  Chosun Ilbo 5/25/12 (Jang Dong-gun
Excited About New Drama);  Korea Herald 5/24/12 (Jang Dong-gun gets first 'proper' kiss scene);  Korea
JoongAng Daily 4/24/12 (Jang Dong-gun to promote whiskey);  Korea JoongAng Daily 2/23/12 (Chinese
actresses sing praises of Jang Dong-gun);  KBS Global 2/8/12 (Kim Ha-neul Confirmed To Join Jang
Dong-gun In "Class of Gentlemen");  Chosun Ilbo 2/3/12 (Jang Dong-gun Returns to Primetime Drama);  
Korea JoongAng Daily 2/1/12 (Jang Dong-gun to make drama comeback);  Korea JoongAng Daily 12/20/11
(Jang Dong-gun mobbed at airport);  KBS Global 9/28/11 (Jang Dong Gun: 'I Am Glad to Work with Zhang
Ziyi and Cecilia Cheung');  KBS Global 5/17/11 (Jang Dong Gun: 'I Want to Film Movie That My Son Can
Watch Later');   Korea Herald 12/8/10 (Actress Kate Bosworth:  Jang Dong-gun 'a lovely guy');  KBS Global
12/6/10 (Lee: 'Jang Often Bought Meals for Classmates');  Chosun Ilbo 11/27/10 (Jang Dong-gun Hopes to
Impress U.S Moviegoers in Hollywood Debut);  JoongAng Daily 10/14/10 (Jang plays proud papa);  Chosun
Ilbo 10/4/10 (Jang Dong-gun, Ko So-young Celebrate Birth of Son);  KBS Global 10/5/10 (Jang Dong Gun
and Ko So Young Give Birth to Boy); Korea Herald 9/16/10 (Jang's Hollywood debut to hit cinemas in
Dec.);  Chosun Ilbo 5/10/10 (How a Celebrity Couple Is a Living Fashion Advertisement);  JoongAng Daily
5/4/10 (Jang-Ko fever doesn't end with the wedding);  Chosun Ilbo 5/3/10 (Jang Dong-gun, Ko So-young in
Star-Studded Wedding);  Korea Times 5/2/10 (Jang, Ko tie knot);  Korea Times 4/22/10 (Jang Dong-gun,
Ko So young Expecting Baby);  KBS Global 3/8/10 (Jang Dong-gun: 'Bless the Start of Our New Life');  
Chosun Ilbo 3/8/10 (Jang Dong-gun, Ko So-young to Wed Early May); KBS Global 3/5/10 (Jang Dong-gun
and Go So-young to Marry on May 2); JoongAng Daily 3/4/10 (A lucrative merger for a Korean power
couple); Korea Herald 3/4/10 (Jang, Ko to tie knot in May);   Korea Herald 2/22/10 (Jang, Son to star in
WWII picture); Korea Times 1/15/10 (Actor Jang Dong-gun Has Successful Surgery on Knee); Korea
Times 11/5/09 (Guess What!  They've Been Dating for 2 Years); KoreaTimes 9/22/09 (Actor Jang
Dong-kun Returns as 'President'); KBS Global 7/29/09 (Top Star Friends Like to Play Rock, Paper,
Scissors); Korea Times 7/20/09 (Jang Back to Silver Screen in 4 Years); KBS Global 3/10/09 (Actor Jang
Aiming for an Oscar); Korea Times 3/9/09 (Han Chae-young Cast in 'Good Morning, President');  JoongAng
Daily 2/25/09 (Wait is over for Jang Dong-keon's fans as he chooses next project); Korea Times 2/24/09
(Stars Look to Revive Hallyu in Japan); Korea Times 12/15/08 (Actor Jang Returns to Talk Show); Chosun
Ilbo 12/4/08 (Actor Jang Dong-gun Appointed Goodwill Ambassador of UN World Food Programme);  
Korea Times 12/3/08 (Actor Jang Dong-gun Becomes WFP's Goodwill Ambassador);  Yonhap News
12/3/08 (S. Korean actor becomes advocate for UN World Food Programme); Korea Times 4/28/08 (Star
Struck Ads Not Always Good); Korea Times 11/27/07 (Jang Dong-kun Models Men's Make-Up Line);
Chosun Ilbo 11/1/07 (Jang Dong-gun to Star in Hollywood Action Movie); 10/17/07
(Interview with Jang Dong-gun); KBS Global 10/9/07 (Jang, Jeon to Appear on CNN Talk Show); Chosun
Ilbo 4/5/07; KBS Global 4/4/07; Chosun Ilbo 3/30/07; KBS Global 3/12/07; Chosun Ilbo 2/9/07; KBS Global
12/14/06; KBS Global 12/6/06; KBS Global 9/12/06; Chosun Ilbo 3/13/06; KBS Global 3/13/06; KBS Global
2/28/06; KBS Global 2/24/06; KBS Global 1/27/06; Chosun Ilbo 1/20/06; Korea Times 12/13/05; KBS Global
11/23/05; Time 11/14/05; Chosun Ilbo 10/20/05; Korea Times 8/26/05; Chosun Ilbo 8/11/05; KOCCA
7/22/05; Korea Times 7/22/05; Chosun Ilbo 5/15/05; KBS Global 5/10/05; Chosun Ilbo 4/21/05
Shopping:   YesAsia   KW Notes  

JANG DONG JIK  (Chang Dong Jik)
Born:  August 1, 1968
Height/Weight:  184 cm (6') / 75 kg (165 lbs)
School:  SungKyunGwan University
TV dramas:  Dream of the Emperor;  Good Day to Love (Mr. Han); Money War (In-hyuk); That Woman
(Jae-min); Rosy Life (Jung-do); Ice Girl (Tae-suk)
TV sitcoms:  Old Miss Diary
Movies:  The Rhapsody; Birdcage Inn; Plagiarism; Saturday 2 p.m.
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