Song Kang Profile
- Birth Name: 송강 (Song Kang)
- Nationality: South Korean
- Date of Birth: 1994.04.23
- Zodiac Sign: Taurus
- Chinese Zodiac: Dog
- Height: 185 cm (6’06”)
- Weight: 68 kg (149.9 lbs)
- Blood Type: B
- Agency: Namoo Actors
- Personal Social Media: Instagram, Facebook
Song Kang Facts & TMI
- Song Kang was born in Suwon, Gyeonggi-do.
- His family consists of mother, father, and a younger brother.
- He is currently majoring in Movie Art Department at Konkuk University.
- He started taking acting lessons a year after graduating high school.
- Song Kang didn’t go to university right after graduating high school because he doesn’t have a particular university department in mind. After contemplating, he was going to major in interior design before deciding to pursue an acting career.
- He made up his mind to be an actor after watching Leonardo DiCaprio’s acting in ‘Titanic’.
- He then joined his current management Namoo Actors.
- Song Kang debuted through tvN’s drama ‘The Liar and His Lover’ in 2017, portraying Baek Jinwoo.
- He got his first lead role in Netflix Original Series ‘Love Alarm’, portraying Hwang Suno.
- As of March 2021, he has starred in 4 webtoon adaptation dramas.
- He said that after receiving advice about acting from actor Jung Kyungho who appeared together with him in the drama ‘When the Devil Calls Your Name’, his acting getting a lot more natural.
- A lot of fans think that he looks way younger than his original age.
- In 2018, he became ‘Inkigayo’ MC alongside SEVENTEEN’s Mingyu and DIA’s Jung Chaeyeon.
- He shared that he wants to be a sexy actor, therefore he chose actors Kim Jae Wook and Joo Ji Hoon as his role models. Aside from those actors, he also mentioned his co-star in ‘When the Devil Calls Your Name’ Jung Kyungho, Tom Hardy, and Leonardo DiCaprio.
- His hobbies are exercising, playing the piano, reading, playing games, and going for a drive.
- Before debuting as an actor, he received several casting offers to be an idol trainee, but he rejected them because he wanted to be an actor.
- He is ambidextrous, he uses his left hand when eating.
- He was cast in ‘Love Alarm’ through a 900:1 competition rate.
- According to his co-star in ‘Love Alarm’ Kim Sohyun, Song Kang is the mood maker in the shooting location because his weird antics always make the staff laugh.
- He loves puppies, but he can’t raise one because he has a dog allergy.
- His favorite color is blue. He also said that he loves wearing bright-colored clothes because it makes him feel good.
- He sweats a lot, so he doesn’t like summer.
- His favorite season is winter.
- His favorite movie genre is comedy.
- His ideal type is a warm girl who is on the same frequency as him and plays along with his jokes.
- He aspires
- He aspires. to be an actor that is compassionate.
- He is said to resemble ASTRO’s Cha Eun Woo, Song Joong Ki, Ahn Jae Hyun, Yook Sungjae, Rowoon, and Yeo Jin Goo.
- His nickname is Guy Who Came Out Straight Out of Comic Book, Song River (‘Kang’ or 강 in his name means “river”), Actor Song, Song Puppy, Netflix’s Son, etc.
- His MBTI personality type is INTP.
- He learned ballet for his role in the drama ‘Navillera’.
- He shared that he is currently learning kendo.
- He has a peach allergy.
- He is currently using an iPhone 11 Pro.
- He has the same birthday as actor Cho Byeongkyu, TWICE’s Chaeyoung, and NCT’s Jeno.
‘The Liar and His Lover’ as Baek Jinwoo (tvN/ 2017)
‘Man in the Kitchen’ as Kim Woojoo (MBC/ 2017–2018)
‘Touch Your Heart’ cameo appearance as Deliveryman (tvN/ 2019)
‘When the Devil Calls Your Name’ as Luka Aleksević (tvN/ 2019)
‘Love Alarm‘ as Hwang Sunoh (Netflix/ 2019–2021)
‘Sweet Home‘ as Cha Hyunsoo (Netflix/ 2020)
‘Navillera‘ as Lee Chaerok (tvN/ 2021)
‘Nevertheless‘ as Park Jaewoon (JTBC/ 2021)
‘Weather People‘ as Lee Si Woo (JTBC/ 2022)
‘Beautiful Vampire’ as Lee Sonyeon (2018)
‘Sweet Summer Night‘ by The Ade (2017)
‘Love Story‘ by Suran (2017)
‘Call Me Back‘ by VIBE (2019)
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