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Kim Sungkyun (Kim Sung Kyun)

Actor Kim Sungkyun (Kim Sung Kyun) Profile, Facts, and TMI

Kim Sungkyun Profile

  • Birth Name: 김성균 (Kim Sungkyun)
  • Stage Name: Kim Sungkyun
  • Nationality: South Korean
  • Date of Birth: 1980.07.05
  • Zodiac Sign: Cancer
  • Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
  • Height: 178 cm (5’83”)
  • Weight: N/A
  • Blood Type: A
  • Agency: UL Entertainment
  • Debut: 2012
  • Personal Social Media: N/A

Kim Sungkyun Facts & TMI

  • His actual date of birth is May 25, 1980, according to the Lunar Calendar.
  • His hometown is in Daegu.
  • He married a non-celebrity wife Kim Hyejung in 2010.
  • As of 2021, he has 2 sons and 1 daughter (Kim Dokyung, Kim Doyun, and Kim Doah).
  • He is an atheist.
  • He made a screen debut at the age of 32 through the 2012 movie ‘Nameless Gangster: Rules of Time’.
  • Before acting in movies, he was active as a musical stage and theater actor.
  • His iconic 80’s look in ‘Nameless Gangster’ landed him more roles in movies and dramas.
  • He gained mainstream popularity through several hit dramas ‘Reply 1994’, ‘Reply 1988’, and ‘The Fiery Priest’.
  • He was paired with 14 years younger actress Min Dohee in ‘Reply 1994’.
  • He acted as Ryu Junyeol and Ahn Jaehong character’s dad, when in fact he is only 6 years apart from the two.
  • There are many opinions saying that he looks older than his real age compared to actors his age like Jungwoo (co-star in ‘Reply 1994’) and Kang Dongwon (co-star in the movie ‘Golden Slumber’).
  • His shoe size is 275 mm.
  • He dropped out of the Acting and Theater Department, Kaya University.


‘Nameless Gangster: Rules of the Time’ as Park Changwoo (2012)
‘The Neighbor’ as Ryu Seunghyuk (2012)
‘577 Project’ as Himself (2012/ documentary)
‘Man on the Edge’ as Choonbong (2013)
‘South Bound’ as Bong Mandeok (2013)
‘Secretly, Greatly’ as Seo Soohyuk (2013)
‘Hwayi: A Monster Boy’ as Dongbeom (2013)
‘Fasten Your Seatbelt’ as Jorong (2013)
‘The Suspect’ as Ri Kwangjo (2013)
‘Kundo: Age of the Rampant’ as Mr. Jang (2014)
‘We Are Brothers’ as Park Hayeon (2014)
‘Chronicle of a Blood Merchant’ as Geunryong (2015)
‘The Deal’ as Seunghyun (2015)
‘Summer Snow’ as Seojung’s manager (2015)
‘The Chosen: Forbidden Cave’ as Jinmyeong (2015)
‘Phantom Detective’ as Kang Sungil (2016)
‘The Prison’ as Doctor Kim (2017)
‘The Sheriff in Town’ as Dukman (2017)
‘The Poet and the Boy’ as Friend (2017/ special appearance)
‘The Preparation’ as Ingyoo (2017)
‘Wretches’ as Detective Kang (2017)
‘Golden Slumber’ as Geumchul (2018)
‘Feng Shui’ as Kim Byeonggi (2018)
‘The Witness’ as Hyung Gyun (2018)
‘I Have a Date with Spring’ as Adidas man (2018)
‘Story of Villains’ (2019)
‘The Divine Move: Ghost Move’ as Heo IlDo (2019)
‘Waiting for Rain’ as Academy lecturer (2021/ cameo)
Sinkhole‘ as Park Dongwon (2021)
‘Hansan’ as Kato (TBA)
‘Seoul Vibe’ as Director Lee (TBA)
‘Open the Door’ as Detective Joo (TBA)

TV Series

‘I Can Hear Your Voice’ as Detective (SBS/ 2013/ cameo, episode 1)
‘Reply 1994’ as Sam Cheonpo (tvN/ 2013)
‘Cunning Single Lady’ as Head of IT security (MBC/ 2014/ cameo, episode 3)
‘Reply 1988’ as Kim Sungkyun (tvN/ 2015)
‘Moon Lovers: Scarlet Heart Ryeo’ as Choi Jimong (SBS/ 2016)
‘Entourage’ as Himself (tvN/ 2016/ cameo, Ep 4)
‘Untouchable’ as Jang Kiseo (JTBC/ 2017)
‘The Fiery Priest’ as Goo Daeyoung (SBS/ 2019)
Hospital Playlist‘ as Jungwon’s second eldest brother (tvN/ 2020/ cameo, episode 1)
D.P.‘ as Park Bumgoo (Netflix/ 2021)
Grid‘ as Kim Ma Nok (Disney+/ 2022)

Variety Show

‘Live Talk Show Taxi’ (tvN/ 2014)
‘Running Man’ (SBS/ 2014, 2016)
‘Abnormal Summit’ (JTBC/ 2014)
‘Radio Star’ (MBC/ 2015)
‘Happy Together’ (KBS2/ 2015, 2016)
‘Please Take Care of My Refrigerator’ (KBS2/ 2016)
‘Chuljang Sib-oya’ (TVING & Youtube/ 2021)


‘Fate’ – Kim Sungkyun & Min Dohee (Reply 1994 OST/ 2013

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