Kim Bum 김범

Kim Bum

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Last Name:
Kim
First Name:
Bum
English Name:
Ethnic Name:
김범
Ethnicity:
Korean
Date of Birth:
July 07, 1989
Place of Birth:
Height:
179cm
Weight:
62kg
Blood Type:
Profession:
actor
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Biography

Kim Bum is the popular star of numerous Korean television series and dramas, as well as several feature-length films. His best known role is as So Yi Jung in Boys Over Flowers. Winner of the Netizen Popularity Award at the 2008 Korean Drama Festival, Kim Bum was born on July 7, 1989, and was educated at Jungang University. Having set his sights on an acting career while still a young school boy, Kim regularly attended auditions and took acting classes. However, it was not until he joined the “Survival Star Audition” that his hard work finally paid off. He placed 8th in a field of hundreds, but because he was only 17, in a program aimed at actors in their 20’s, he could not proceed in the competition. “Survival Star Audition” opened many opportunities for Kim, and he began receiving multiple television series roles and his popularity soared. Although continually the object of much internet and magazine gossip, Kim Bum continues to ascend as a South Korean star, while remaining firmly planted in his roots.

Kim Bum plays So Yi Jung (Sojiroh Nishikado), one of the Korean F4 members in "Boys Over Flowers", the Korean remake of Japanese manga "Hana Yori Dango". Kim Bum showed his acting chops playing the young Lee Dong Chul in "East of Eden" and is one of South Korea's rising male stars to be watched.


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Filmography

That Winter, the Wind Blows 2013 as Park Jin Sung (Korean Dramas)

The Woman Who Still Wants To Marry 2010 (Korean Dramas)

Dream 2009 as Lee Jang Suk (Korean Dramas)

East of Eden 2008 as Lee Dong Chul (15 years old) (Korean Dramas)

Boys Over Flowers 2008 as So Yi Jung (Sojiroh Nishikado) (Korean Dramas)

Outrageous Women 2006 as Joon (Korean Dramas)



Kim Bum News:

Korea to mark eve of 70th Liberation Day with gala concert
The Korea Herald - Aug 4, 2015

Big name singers such as Yang Hee-eun, Insooni, Lee Seung-chul, Kim Bum-soo, Sistar, Jang Jane and Ulala Session are among the performers in the concert. They will perform symbolic songs that best represent each era of Korean contemporary history ...


Kim Bum Undergoes Drastic Weight Loss For 'Hidden Identity'
KDramaStars - Jun 4, 2015

On June 3, Kim Bum attended a press conference for his upcoming tvN crime drama, "Hidden Identity." Reporters were surprised by his thinner appearance, which was the result of 31 lbs. (14 kg) of weight loss. The 25-year-old star endured drastic weight ...


Kim Bum Is Lean, Mean And Ready For Revenge In "Hidden Identity"
KDramaStars - Jun 15, 2015

Kim Bum will show viewers a different side of himself in his new tVN drama, "Hidden Identity." He plays a former SWAT and SEAL member who joined an undercover investigative team. His character is lean, mean and ready to exact revenge. Like Us on ...


Kim Bum shocks with his new lean look at 'Hidden Identity' drama press conference
allkpop - Jun 3, 2015

As you can see in the photos above, Kim Bum made quite a transformation from before (right photo) getting ready for the drama and after (left photo). At the press conference, he revealed that he actually lost almost 31 pounds (14 kg) to fit his ...


Kim Bum Returns To K-Dramas As A Homicide Detective
KDramaStars - Mar 24, 2015

Kim Bum's last drama was the saeguk "Goddess of Fire: Jeonji" with co-stars Moon Geun Young and Lee Sang Yoon. Before that he appeared in "That Winter The Wind Blows" with Jo In Sung and Song Hye Kyo." He is best known for his roles in the dramas ...


Kim Bum is brooding for 'Singles' + reveals how much weight he lost for his ...
allkpop - Jun 23, 2015

Actor Kim Bum is deep in thought with his charismatic face in his latest photoshoot with 'Singles'. There's so much emotion in his eyes in this classy black-and-white photoshoot. It looks as if he's taken on an acting role for this magazine photoshoot ...


HOT TICKETS: Seether, Collective Soul, The Cult head Inland
Press-Enterprise - Jul 29, 2015

Kim Bum Soo: The South Korean R&B singer comes to Pechanga Resort & Casino Oct. 9 and 10. Tickets go on sale at 3 p.m. Friday, July 31 for $70-$120. Also on sale at that time is Filipino superstars Jericho Rosales and Maja Salvador Saturday, Oct. 31.


Kim Bum's Film Was Shown At The Beijing Film Festival
KDramaStars - Apr 22, 2015

Kim Bum already had a fan following in China due to his roles in such k-dramas as "Boys Over Flowers," "Padam Padam" and "That Winter The Wind Blows." But "The Micro Era Of Love" further improved his visibility among younger audiences. As a result of ...


Whose celebrity body do you have? Online test matches you to everyone from Kim ...
Mirror.co.uk - Jul 27, 2015

New site Fitbay aims to match users up to a celebrity depending on their body type, with everything from Kim's bum to Louis Tomlinson's hair and Justin Bieber's arms up for grabs. Starting the test, users have to enter their gender, height and weight ...


The Kardashians and plastic surgery: From Kim's 'bum implants' to Kendall's ...
mirror.co.uk - May 7, 2015

The Kardashians and plastic surgery: From Kim's 'bum implants' to Kendall's 'nose job' -full rumour roundup. 11:49, 7 May 2015; By Katy Forrester. The famous family have had more work done than we've had hot dinners but are all of the rumours true?


Kim Bum is a sexy mustached action star in preview for 'Hidden Identity'
allkpop - Jun 5, 2015

In this preview for the first episode on June 16, Kim Bum shows off his leaner figure, which he already talked about in a press conference, and his new action skills, showing that somehow, even though people thought it possible, he got even sexier.


Super Junior's Kyuhyun, Huh Gak Announced As Special 'Superstar K' Judges
KpopStarz - Jul 30, 2015

They will be joining the four main judges - Yoon Jong Shin, Baek Ji Young, Kim Bum Soo and Sung Si Kyung - in selecting a talented field of contestants who will advance to the next round. Based on the various specialties of the special judges, which ...


Kim Bum, Park Min-young allure in 'wedding' themed photoshoot
The Korea Herald - Jun 22, 2015

An old photoshoot published in a fashion magazine featuring actors Kim Bum and Min-young as wedding crashers is drawing attention, as Kim's new action TV drama recently took to the air. Kim stars in the TV drama “Hidden Identity,” which premiered last ...


Five Reasons To Watch 'Hidden Identity'
KDramaStars - Jun 19, 2015

Kim Bum delivers a stellar performance in the tvN action thriller, "Hidden Identity." He portrays Cha Gun Woo, an undercover cop, who is plagued by memories of his deceased partner. He faces suspension and discipline after he seeks revenge against the ...


K-Drama Stars Who Celebrate Birthdays In July
KDramaStars - Jul 1, 2015

July 7: Kim Bum made his drama comeback this year with a role in the crime thriller "Hidden Identity." The lean, mean detective he plays in this drama seems years older than the characters he played in previous dramas, such as "The Woman Who Still ...


Kim Kardashian posts naked silver paint picture, that she called "full on f ...
heatworld - Jul 17, 2015

Well, we all know how that turned out. Kim has since posed naked numerous times, including for her Paper Magazine shoot which attemtped to break the internet. It didn't succeed, but it ensured the internet spent it's time talking about Kim's bum for a ...


IU Confirms Appearance At Melody Forest Camp Music Festival This September
KpopStarz - Jul 26, 2015

She was a performer for the 2014 festival along with Kim Bum Soo, Lena Park, Yoon Jong Shin, Lim Kim, and Park Ji Yoon. The music festival is hosted by Korean entertainment agency MYSTIC89 and will be held on Jaraseom Island in South Korea.


Kim Bum to head to China for 'The 5th Beijing International Film Festival'
allkpop - Apr 17, 2015

His label King Kong Entertainment stated, "Kim Bum will be at 'The 5th Beijing International Film Festival' held in Yan Qi Hu, Beijing along with actors Wang Li Kun and Taiwanese actor Joe Cheng. In addition to his attendance at the event, he will also ...


Moon Geun Young and Kang Ji Hwan May Bond Over A Dog
KDramaStars - Jul 21, 2015

Her last drama role was playing a ceramic artist in "Goddess of Fire: Jeonji" with co-stars Lee Sang Yoon and Kim Bum. Since then she has appeared in a period film, playing Lady Hyegyeong in "The Throne." The film, which also starred Song kang Ho and ...


Primary drops 'See You' MV ft. Kim Bum Soo and Dynamic Duo's Gaeko
allkpop - Apr 9, 2015

He's back with the music video for his title track "See You" featuring Kim Bum Soo (BSK) and Dynamic Duo's Gaeko, off his new album '2-1' on April 9. In addition to his title track, album '2-1' also includes songs like "Tonight", and "U", and includes ...


Park thanks tycoons for support on creativity
Korea JoongAng Daily - Jul 24, 2015

... Park Yong-maan; Vice President of Hyosung Group Cho Hyun-sang; AmorePacific Group Chairman Suh Kyung-bae; KT Chairman Hwang Chang-gyu; Naver Corporation CEO Kim Sang-hun; and Daum Kakao Chairman Kim Bum-soo were also present.


Kim Bum and Yoo Yun Suk display their off-screen bromance for 'Cosmopolitan'
allkpop - Dec 23, 2014

Kim Bum revealed to 'Cosmopolitan', "Yoo Yun Suk hyung and Lee Kwang Soo hyung and I meet up often and have a drink," while Yoo Yun Suk added that he had gone on a vacation with Kim Bum, along with their managers, confirming their close ...


Kim Bum, Ahn Jae Hyun, Jung Il Woo and Choi Jin Hyuk Attend a VIP Premiere of ...
KpopStarz - Jan 22, 2015

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Kim Bum Soo says it's 'Only You' with his OST for 'Hyde Jekyll, Me'
allkpop - Feb 19, 2015

... song serves as the theme song for main male lead played by Hyun Bin. The song was composed by VIBE's Ryu Jae Hyun, and its meaningful lyrics as well as the desperation conveyed through Kim Bum Soo's voice will have you listening to it over and over.


Kim Bum Soo parodies Kang Dong Won, Kim Soo Hyun, and Taeyang with the help of ...
allkpop - Nov 15, 2014

On the November 15 broadcast of tvN's 'SNL Korea', Kim Bum Soo made an appearance as a guest host. During the episode, Kim Bum Soo put on a hilarious skit with the help of AOA members, as he parodied top stars Kang Dong Won, Kim Soo Hyun, and ...


Is Caitlyn Jenner going to be crowned Queen of the Jungle on this year's I'm A ...
OK! Magazine - Jul 10, 2015

... to bookmaker Paddy Power, there's a 12/1 chance that Kris Jenner's ex will win the Queen of the Jungle title later this year. "If Caitlyn bags that jungle crown, she could become bigger than Kim's bum and Kayne's ego combined," said the bookmaker.


Actor Kim Bum meets with 1000 fans in Mongolia
allkpop - Nov 4, 2014

On October 30, Kim Bum held an autograph session at a shopping center in Ulan Bator, Mongolia. His agency King Kong Entertainment revealed the above photos from the event on November 4. Almost 1,000 fans came to see the actor despite the snowy ...


Kim Bum takes on sweater fashion for 'Gentleman'
allkpop - Sep 24, 2014

Fall has arrived, and actor Kim Bum showed you how to wear sweaters in style for 'Gentleman'! SEE ALSO: [Tournament - Finals] Which idol has the best summer body? Kim Bum donned classic knits for the 'on the vintage street' concept with a modern twist ...


Leeteuk, Yoo Se Yoon, and Kim Bum Soo confirmed as MCs for mystery-music show ...
allkpop - Feb 12, 2015

'I See Your Voice' is a mystery-music show that involves finding out who can sing and who is tone deaf just by looking at their faces with their occupation, age, and possible singing talent kept under wraps. A guest singer will appear on each episode ...


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