Shin Ha-kyun

Shin Ha-kyun

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    • May 30th, 1974
Shin Ha-kyun (신하균) is a South Korean actor. Born on May 30 1974, he first trained as a stage actor at the Seoul Institute of the Arts, before transitioning to film and gaining national fame with his role as a North Korean soldier in Joint Security Area (JSA, 2000). The film was a major blockbuster with 5 million admissions domestically. And it earned him the prestigious Blue Dragon Best Supporting Actor award. After the success of JSA, Shin has appeared in many critically and popularly acclaimed roles, including in Guns & Talks (2001), Sympathy for Mr. Vengeance (2002), and Save the Green Planet! (2003). He then starred in Welcome to Dongmakgol (2005) in the lead role, which was another major blockbuster with 8 million admissions domestically. Recently, he appeared in The Thieves (2012) and Extreme Job (2019), which were the 2nd biggest hits in Korean film history at their respective time of release, with 12 million and 16 million admissions respectively.

Starring Shin Ha-kyun on Plex


Acting (23 Credits)

2022Beyond the Memory as Jae Hyun
2021The Anchor
2021Beyond Evil as Lee Dong-sik
2020Mr. Zoo: The Missing VIP as Ali (voice)
2019Inseparable Bros as Se-ha
2019Extreme Job as Lee Moo-bae
2017Room No. 7 as Doo-sik
2017The Villainess as Joong-sang
2015Empire of Lust as Kim Min-jae
2013Running Man as Cha Jong-woo
2012The Thieves as Art Curator
2011The Front Line as Kang Eun-pyo
2009Thirst as Kang-woo
2008The Devil's Game as Min Hee-do
2006No Mercy for the Rude as Killa
2005Welcome to Dongmakgol as 2nd Lt. Pyo Hyun-Chul
2005Lady Vengeance as Assassin 2
2004My Brother as Kim Seong-hyeon
2003Save the Green Planet! as Lee Byeong-gu
2002Sympathy for Mr. Vengeance as Ryu
2001Guns & Talks as Jung-woo
2000Joint Security Area as Jeong Woo-jin
2000The Foul King as Bully 1 (uncredited)


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