Park Sung-woong

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Park Sung-woong
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Born (1973-01-09) January 9, 1973 (age 44)
Chungju, North Chungcheong Province, South Korea
Education Hankuk University of Foreign Studies - Law[1]
Occupation Actor
Years active 1997-present
Agent C-JeS Entertainment
Spouse(s) Shin Eun-jung (m. 2008)
Children 1
Korean name
Hangul 박성웅
Hanja 朴誠雄
Revised Romanization Bak Seong-ung
McCune–Reischauer Pak Sŏng-ung

Park Sung-woong (born January 9, 1973) is a South Korean actor. Following his acting debut in No. 3 in 1997, Park has starred in several movies and television series, notably as a gangster in New World (2013) and a serial killer in The Deal (2015).[2][3][4][5][6]

Personal life[edit]

Park married actress Shin Eun-jung on October 18, 2008.[7] They met while filming The Legend (2007), in which the characters they played were lovers.[8]



Year Title Role Notes
1997 No. 3
1998 Story of Man
If the Sun Rises in the West
City of the Rising Sun
2000 The Foul King Vision wrestler
2002 KT
Resurrection of the Little Match Girl
2003 A Man Who Went to Mars Kyung-soo
2005 This Charming Girl Jeong-hae's ex-husband
Mr. Socrates Han-doo
Shadowless Sword Mabul
2006 Sunflower Choi Min-seok
2008 Open City Detective Hong Chang-hwa Cameo
2009 The Weird Missing Case of Mr. J Karaoke bar waiter Cameo
White Night Cha Seung-jo
Girlfriends Jin's husband Cameo
2010 A Friend in Need Kang Jung-hoon
2011 Hit Chul-soo
2013 New World Lee Joong-gu
The Gifted Hands Chul-hyun
Horror Stories 2 Manager Park Segment: "444"
Commitment Ri Young-ho Cameo
2014 Man in Love Barbershop customer Cameo
Tabloid Truth Cha Seong-joo
The Fatal Encounter Hong Guk-yeong
Man on High Heels Prosecutor Hong
For the Emperor[9] Jeong Sang-ha
2015 The Deal Gang-chun
The Shameless Park Joon-gil
Office Choi Jong-hoon
2016 A Violent Prosecutor Min-woo
Love, Lies Police Chief
2017 The Tooth and the Nail Prosecutor Song Tae-seok
The Swindlers Kwak Seung-gun
Your Name is Rose Myeong-hwan
Monster Jin-yong

Television series[edit]

Year Title Role Network Notes
2002 Sunshine Hunting Moon Doo-shik KBS2
2007 A Happy Woman Choi Joon-shik KBS2
Several Questions That Make Us Happy KBS2
The Legend Jumuchi MBC
2008 East of Eden Baek Sung-hyun MBC
2009 Cain and Abel Oh Kang-chul SBS
Tae-hee, Hye-kyo, Ji-hyun Sung-woong MBC
2010 King of Baking, Kim Takgu Jo Jin-goo KBS2
All My Love Dong Dong boss MBC Cameo
Athena: Goddess of War North Korean agent Jin-young SBS Guest
2011 Big Heat Hwang Ja-soo E Channel
Gyebaek Kim Yushin MBC
Birdie Buddy Choi Dong-kwan tvN
The Peak Kang Moon-seok MBC
Glory Jane[10] Seo In-chul KBS2
2012 Bridal Mask Dong-jin KBS2
Drama Special "Butcher Barber"[11] Woo-jin KBS2
2013 She Is Wow! Gong Jung-han tvN
Drama Special "The Strange Cohabitation" Lee Soo-hyun KBS2
2015 Hidden Identity Jang Moo-won tvN Lead Role
Remember: War of the Son Park Dong-ho SBS Second Lead
2016 38 Revenue Collection Unit Cannon carrier boss OCN Cameo
2017 Man to Man Yeo Woon-gwaang JTBC Second Lead
Bad Guys: Age of Evil OCN

Variety shows[edit]

Year Title Role
2013 Running Man ep. 132 - guest
2017 Knowing Bros Guest (Episode 72)

Awards and nominations[edit]

Year Award Category Nominated work Result
2013 49th Baeksang Arts Awards Best Supporting Actor
New World
22nd Buil Film Awards Best Supporting Actor Nominated
50th Grand Bell Awards Best Supporting Actor Nominated
34th Blue Dragon Film Awards Best Supporting Actor Nominated
2015 51st Baeksang Arts Awards Best Supporting Actor
The Deal
2016 SBS Drama Awards Special Acting Award, Actor in a Genre Drama
Remember: War of the Son


  1. ^ He is also a Film Studies lecturer at Seoil University.
  2. ^ "PARK Sung-woong". Korean Film Council. Retrieved 2013-02-26. 
  3. ^ Jin, Eun-soo (5 March 2015). "Veteran actors shine in The Deal". Korea JoongAng Daily. Retrieved 2015-03-18. 
  4. ^ Lee, Hye-won (3 August 2015). "New World stars competing for summer season". K-pop Herald. Retrieved 2015-08-05. 
  5. ^ Won, Ho-jung (3 September 2015). "Herald Interview: Ko A-sung, Park Sung-woong talk Office". The Korea Herald. Retrieved 2015-09-12. 
  6. ^ Kim, Yeon-ji (24 September 2015). "Actor known for villain roles leaves the dark side". Korea JoongAng Daily. Retrieved 2015-09-25. 
  7. ^ "Park Sung Woong and Shin Eun Jung Gets Married". Coolsmurf Domain. 18 October 2008. Retrieved 2013-02-26. 
  8. ^ "Taewangsasingi Promo Event to be Telecast in Japan". KBS Global. 26 May 2008. Retrieved 2013-02-26. 
  9. ^ Song, Soon-jin (20 May 2014). "LEE Min-ki Tackles the Noir Genre: FOR THE EMPEROR Press Conference Held". Korean Film Biz Zone. Retrieved 2014-05-30. 
  10. ^ Hong, Lucia (11 September 2011). "Cast of new KBS TV series Glory Jane attend script reading". 10Asia. Retrieved 2013-02-26. 
  11. ^ Sunwoo, Carla (11 July 2012). "Nam Gyu-ri returns in new KBS show". Korea JoongAng Daily. Retrieved 2013-02-26. 

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