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Jang Hyuk (Jung Yong Joon)

Jang Hyuk (Jung Yong Joon) Profile, Facts, and TMI

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Jang Hyuk (Jung Yong Joon) Profile

  • Birth Name: 정용준 (Jung Yong Joon)
  • Stage Name: 장혁 (Jang Hyuk)
  • Nationality: Korean
  • Date of Birth: 1976.12.20
  • Zodiac Sign: Sagittarius
  • Height: 174.5 cm
  • Blood Type: O
  • Agency: SidusHQ
  • Instagram: @ajincome

Jang Hyuk (Jung Yong Joon) Facts & TMI

  • Jang Hyuk was born in Busan, South Korea
  • He was born as Jung Yong Joon
  • He attended to Dankook University majoring in Theater and Film
  • Jang Hyuk also studied Film at Seoul Institute of the Arts
  • Before he debuted in entertainment industry, he changed his name to Jang Hyuk as his stage name
  • He made his acting debut in SBS drama Model in 1997
  • In 1999, he appeared in music video of popular boy group “g.o.d” entitled To Mother
  • He got his first leading role in action comedy movie Volcano High in 2001 along with actress Shin Min Ah
  • His popularity increased after he appeared in popular drama Bright Girl’s Success along with actress Jang Na Ra in 2002
  • Jang Hyuk, Song Seung Heon, and Han Jae Suk were accused avoiding military duty in the late 2004
  • Then he apologized to public and began his military service from November 16, 2004 to November 15, 2006
  • Jang Hyuk dated his Pilates instructor, Kim Yeo Jin, in 2002
  • In January 2008, Jang Hyuk and Kim Yeo Jin got married officially
  • His close friends, actor Cha Tae Hyun and Kim Jong Kook, attended to his wedding ceremony
  • He currently has two sons and a daughter
  • Their first son, Jung Jae Heon, was born on February 8, 2008
  • The second son, Jung Seung Heon, was born in November 2009
  • On April 16, 2015 their daughter was born
  • Jang Hyuk is a former pro Taekwondo athlete
  • He has also learned Jeet Kune Do for approximately 10 years
  • Beside Jeet Kune Do, he is also into boxing and horse riding
  • He was nominated for Best Actor at 39th International Emmy Awards for his role in KBS drama The Slave Hunters in 2009
  • In 2013, he published a book entitled Jang Hyuk, Hot-Blooded Man
  • He is currently under management of SidusHQ


Tomb of the River‘ as Lee Min Seok (2021)
‘The Swordsman’ as Tae Yool (2020)
‘Ordinary Person’ as Kyoo Nam (2017)
‘Because I Love You’ as fortuneteller – cameo (2017)
‘Inside or Outside’ as Woo Geom (2016)
‘Empire of Lust’ as Prince Yi Bang Won (2015)
‘Innocent Thing’ as Joon Ki (2014)
‘The Flu’ as Kang Ji Koo (2013)
‘The Client’ as Han Chul Min (2011)
‘Maybe’ as Eun Seol (2009)
‘Five Senses of Eros’ as Jung Min Soo (2009)
‘Searching for the Elephant’ as Hyun Woo (2009)
‘Dance of the Dragon’ as Kwan (2008)
‘S Diary’ as Lim Chan – cameo (2004)
‘Windstruck’ as Ko Myung Woo (2004)
‘Please Teach Me English’ as Park Moon Soo (2003)
‘Public Toilet’ as Kim (2002)
‘Jungle Juice’ as Ki Tae (2002)
‘Volcano High’ as Kim Kyeong Su (2001)
‘The Best’ as Lim Se Bin (1998)

TV Series

‘Red Single Heart’ as Park Gye Won (KBS2/ 2022)
‘Tell Me What You Saw’ as Oh Hyun Jae (OCN/ 2020)
‘My Country: The New Age’ as Yi Bang Won (JTBC/ 2019)
‘The Crowned Clown’ as Lee Hoon’s father – ep.1 (tvN/ 2019)
‘Bad Papa’ as Yoo Ji Cheol (MBC/ 2018)
‘Wok of Love’ as Doo Chil Seong (SBS/ 2018)
‘Money Flower’ as Kang Pil Joo (MBC/ 2017-2018)
‘Hit the Top’ as bluetooth man – ep.2 (KBS2/ 2017)
‘Voice’ as Moo Jin Hyuk (OCN/ 2017)
‘Beautiful Mind’ as Lee Young Oh (KBS2/ 2016)
‘The Merchant: Gaekju 2015’ as Chun Bong Sam (KBS2/ 2015-2016)
‘The Producers’ as Jang Hyeon Sung – ep.3 (KBS2/ 2015)
‘Shine or Go Crazy’ as Wang So (MBC/ 2015)
‘Fated To Love You’ as Lee Gun (MBC/ 2014)
‘IRIS 2’ as Jung Yoo Gun (KBS2/ 2013)
‘Tree With Deep Roots’ as Kang Chae Yoon (SBS/ 2011)
‘Midas’ as Kim Do Hyun (SBS/ 2011)
‘Fall in Love with Anchor Beauty’ as Chen Yi Po (ZJSTV/ 2010)
‘The Slave Hunters’ as Lee Dae Gil (KBS/ 2009)
‘Tazza’ as Kim Go Ni (SBS/ 2008)
‘Ryokiteki na Kanojo’ as himself – cameo (TBS/ 2008)
‘Robber’ as Kwon Oh Joon (SBS/ 2008)
‘Thank You’ as Min Gi Seo (MBC/ 2007)
‘Great Ambition’ as Park Jae Young (SBS/ 2002-2003)
‘Bright Girl’s Success’ as Han Gi Tae (SBS/ 2002)
‘Wang Rung’s Land’ as Bong Pil (SBS/ 2000)
‘Into the Sunlight’ as Han Myung Ha (MBC/ 1999)
‘School 1’ as Kang Woo Hyuk (KBS2/ 1999)
‘Love You and Love You’ (SBS/ 1998)
‘Model’ as Joon Ho (SBS/ 1997)

TV Movies

‘Drama Festival 2014: Old Goodbye’ as Kang Soo Hyuk (MBC/ 2014)

Variety Show

‘National Bang Bang Cook Cook’ as cast member (MBN/ 2021)
‘Law of the Jungle – Pioneers’ as main cast (SBS/ 2021)
‘Yacht Expedition: The Beginning’ as main cast (MBC/ 2020)
‘Urban Cops’ as main cast (MBC/ 2019)
‘Dragon’s Club: Overgrown Bromance’ as main cast (KBS2/ 2017)
‘The Friends in Croatia’ as main cast (Kstar/ 2015)
‘Ding Ge Long Dong Qiang’ as Chuanju member (CCTV/ 2015)
‘Real Men’ as cast member (MBC/ 2013)

Awards & Nominations

3rd Chungbuk International Martial Arts and Action Film Festival: Actor Award (“The Swordsman”) – 2021
2018 MBC Drama Awards: Vocal King Award (“Bad Papa”) – December 30, 2018
2017 MBC Drama Awards: Top Excellence Award, Actor in a Weekend Drama (“Money Flower”) – December 30, 2017
2015 KBS Drama Awards: Excellence Award, Actor in a Mid-length Drama & Best Couple Award with Han Chae Ah (“The Merchant: Gaekju 2015”) – December 31, 2015
2014 MBC Drama Awards: Top Excellence Award, Actor in a Miniseries & Best Couple Award with Jang Na Ra (“Fated To Love You”) – December 30, 2014
2013 MBC Entertainment Awards: Popularity Award in a Variety Show (“Real Men”) – 2013
2011 SBS Drama Awards: Top Excellence Award, Actor in a Special Planning Drama (“Midas”) – December 31, 2011
2011 SBS Drama Awards: Top 10 Stars (“Midas” & “Tree With Deep Roots”) – December 31, 2011
2010 KBS Drama Awards: Grand Prize (Daesang) & Best Couple Award with Lee Da Hae (“The Slave Hunters”) – December 31, 2010
3rd Korea Drama Awards: Best Actor (“The Slave Hunters”) – October 2, 2010
5th Seoul International Drama Awards: Outstanding Korean Actor (“The Slave Hunters”) – 2010
2008 SBS Drama Awards: Excellence Award, Actor in a Special Planning Drama (“Tazza”) – December 31, 2008
2008 SBS Drama Awards: Top 10 Stars (“Tazza” & “Robber”) – December 31, 2008
2nd West Hollywood International Film Festival: Best Actor (“Dance of the Dragon”) – 2008
2007 MBC Drama Awards: Golden Acting Award, Actor in a Miniseries (“Thank You”) – December 30, 2007
2002 SBS Drama Awards: Top 10 Stars (“Bright Girl’s Success”) – December 31, 2002
2000 SBS Drama Awards: Best New Actor (“Wang Rung’s Land”) – December 31, 2000

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