Kim Sung Kyu (Kim Sungkyu)

Actor Kim Sung Kyu (Kim Sungkyu) Profile, Facts, and TMI


Kim Sung Kyu Profile

  • Birth Name: 김성규 (Kim Sung Kyu)
  • Stage Name: Kim Sung Kyu
  • Nationality: South Korean
  • Date of Birth: 1986.01.06
  • Zodiac Sign: Capricorn
  • Chinese Zodiac: Ox
  • Height: 173 cm (5’67″)
  • Weight: N/A
  • Blood Type: N/A
  • Agency: Saram Entertainment
  • Debut: 2011 (in theater stage)
  • Personal Social Media: Instagram, Fancafe

Kim Sung Kyu Facts & TMI

  • Kim Sung Kyu began his career as an actor in 2011 through theater stage ’12 Men’.
  • He started gaining public recognition after starring as a supporting actor in movie ‘The Outlaws’.
  • He rose to fame through the Netflix series ‘Kingdom’ and movie ‘The Gangster, The Cop, The Devil’ in 2019.
  • Perhaps because he has been steadily acting on theater stages, he is receiving positive reviews for his acting skills even though he doesn’t have a long filmography.
  • He received a piano lesson to prepare for his role as Kang In Wook in the drama ‘A Piece of Your Mind’.
  • He is raising 2 cats called DeNiro and Lavant (he named his cats after famous actors Robert DeNiro and French actor Denis Lavant).
  • He loves eating sweets.
  • He was a member of the dance club back in high school, therefore he has good dancing skills.
  • He was even preparing to be a back dancer.
  • When he was still active as a theater actor, he did various part-time jobs, including serving at a burger cafe, cooking, stage designing, etc.
  • Kim Sung Kyu has finished military service, he served in Paju from 2007 to 2009.
  • He was invited to Cannes Film Festival after making only 2 movie appearances.
  • He graduated with a Theater degree from Daejeon University.


‘Nineteen Ninety Nine’ (2011/ Short film)
‘Beloved’ (2012/ Short film)
‘The Con Artists’ as Detective team 2 member (2014)
‘Tunnel’ as Civic group member 3 (2016)
‘The Outlaws’ as Yangae (2017)
‘The Accidental Detective 2: In Action’ as Lee Dae Hyun (2018)
‘The Gangster, The Cop, The Devil’ as Kang Kyung Ho

TV Series

Kingdom‘ as Yeong Shin (Netflix/ 2019–present)
‘A Piece of Your Mind’ as Kang In Wook (tvN/ 2020)
One Ordinary Day’ as Do Ji Tae (Coupang Play/ 2021)
The King of Pigs‘ as Jung Jongseok (TVING/ 2022)


’12 Men’ as Jury No.8 (2011)
‘Ctrl A’ as A (2013)
‘Ancient Futures’ as Second Child (2015–2016)
‘Planaria’ as Man (2016)

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