Song Kang-ho

Birthday: Jan 17, 1967
Birthplace: South Korea
Widely acknowledged as the top Korean actor of his generation, Song Kang-ho marks his fourth collaboration with director Park Chan-wook on Thirst, following JOINT SECURITY AREA, SYMPATHY FOR MR. VENGEANCE, and SYMPATHY FOR LADY VENGEANCE. He has also notably teamed with Bong Joon-ho, starring in the director's MEMORIES OF MURDER and the blockbuster horror hit THE HOST (for which Song was named Best Actor at the Asian Film Awards); and with director Kim Ji-woon on THE QUIET FAMILY, THE FOUL KING, and THE GOOD, THE BAD, THE WEIRD. Among Song's other films are Song Neung-han's NO. 3, which was his breakout role; Kang Je-gyu's SHIRI; Lim Chan-sang's THE PRESIDENT'S BARBER; Han Jae-rim's THE SHOW MUST GO ON; Yim Pil-Sung's ANTARCTIC JOURNAL; and Lee Chang-dong's SECRET SUNSHINE.

Highest Rated Movies

Filmography

MOVIES

CREDIT
100% Parasite (Gisaengchung) Actor 2019
80% The Drug King Lee Doo-sam 2018
96% A Taxi Driver Man-seop $1.6M 2017
100% The Age of Shadows Lee Jung-chool $0.6M 2016
No Score Yet The Throne King Yeongjo 2015
95% Snowpiercer Namgoong Minsu $2.8M 2014
75% The Attorney Song Woo-seok $0.4M 2014
No Score Yet The Face Reader Actor 2013
No Score Yet Howling Detective Jo Sang-gil 2012
No Score Yet Hindsight Doo-hyeon 2011
94% Secret Sunshine Kim Jong-chan 2010
83% The Good, the Bad, the Weird (Joheun-nom, Nabbeun-nom, Isanghan-nom) Yun Tae-Gu ("The Weird") 2010
No Score Yet The Secret Reunion (ui-hyeong-je) Lee Han-gyoo 2010
81% Bakjwi (Thirst) Sang-Hyun $0.3M 2009
No Score Yet Uahan segye (The Show Must Go On) Actor 2007
93% The Host Park Kang-du $2.1M 2007
76% Sympathy for Lady Vengeance Kidnapper 2005
No Score Yet Namgeuk-ilgi (Antarctic Journal) Actor 2005
No Score Yet Hyojadong ibalsa (The President's Barber) Actor 2004
90% Memories of Murder Detective Park 2003
No Score Yet YMCA Baseball Team Actor 2002
54% Sympathy for Mr. Vengeance Park Dong-jin 2002
59% Shiri Lee $29.7K 2002
No Score Yet Foul King Actor 2002
77% JSA: Joint Security Area (Gongdong gyeongbi guyeok JSA) Sgt. Oh Kyeong-pil 2000
No Score Yet Foul King Director Dae-ho 2000
80% The Quiet Family (Choyonghan kajok) Actor 1998
No Score Yet Chorok mulkogi (Green Fish) Actor 1997
No Score Yet Daijiga umule pajinnal (The Day a Pig Fell Into the Well) Actor 1996

TV

CREDIT
No Score Yet Love Alarm
2019

QUOTES FROM Song Kang-ho CHARACTERS