Song Kang-ho is a South Korean actor who gained worldwide recognition after his outstanding performance in the movie Snowpiercer (2013). He attained further popularity after appearing in numerous films including Parasite (2019) which received the “Palme d’Or” title at the Cannes Film Festival as well as the Academy Award for “Best Picture”. His work has been critically acclaimed in several movies such as No. 3 (1997), Joint Security Area (2000), The Host (2006) and A Taxi Driver (2017).

Sun Sign


Girlfriend / Spouse

He has dated –

  1. Hwang Jang-suk (1995-Present) – He tied the knot with Hwang Jang-suk in 1995. They have a son named Song Jun-pyoung (b. 1996) and a daughter named Ju-yeon.

Sexual Orientation


Distinctive Features

Shapely lips

Song Kang-ho Favorite Things

  • Fan Of
  • Exciting And Inspiring Experience – To work with Hollywood stars and John Hurt for the film Snowpiercer

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Song Kang-ho Facts

  1. He had dreamt of becoming an actor since he was in the 8th grade.
  2. He had never professionally trained as an actor and he kickstarted his career by performing with social theater groups soon after passing out of high school.
  3. His consistent and commendable work has established him as a South Korean “everyman”.
  4. While shooting for Snowpiercer, he was very impressed after seeing that everything was already thought out, planned, and kept ready in the Hollywood production system, much earlier than the filming was started. He was amazed by this as in Korea things are figured out and prepared on the spot and during the shooting.

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Facts of Song Kang-ho

  • Gender Male
  • full nameSong Kang-ho
  • nicknamesKang
  • birthplaceBusan, South Korea
  • Date of Birth January 17, 1967
  • Age 54 years 10 months
  • Horoscope Capricorn
  • Lucky Number 5
  • Lucky Stone Topaz
  • Lucky Color Brown
  • Best Match for Marriage Scorpio, Virgo, Taurus
  • ethnicity / ethnic backgroundSouth Korean
  • nationalitySouth Korean
  • net worth$20 Million
  • professionActor
  • weight70 kg or 154.5 lbs
  • height5 ft 10¾ in or 180 cm
  • hair colorBlack
  • eye colorDark Brown
  • body type / buildSlim
  • high schoolGimhae High School
  • collegeBusan Kyungsang College

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