Kim Hyun Joong 김현중

Kim Hyun Joong


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Hyun Joong
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June 06, 1986
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Singer, Actor
Singing, Dancing, Piano, Guitar, Acting

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Kim Hyun Joong is the leader of Korean boyband SS501, often doing vocals and rap. In 2006, he was cohost for MBC's music show "Show! Music Core", later leaving for SS501's Japan debut in 2007. Kim was also int he hit TV series Boys Over Flowers that garnered him huge popularity. Recently, Kim was diagnosed with H1N1 and is recovering from it.

In 2008, he was casted in MBC's variety reality show "We Got Married" alongside Hwang Bo. This gained Kim Hyun Joong a lot of attention and popularity and helped land him a role as Yoon Ji Hoo (Hanazawa Rui) in the highly anticipated drama "Boys Over Flowers", Korea's remake of Japanese manga "Hana Yori Dango".

"Boys Over Flowers" turned out to be a teen idol hit and also featured 2 solos by Kim Hyun Joong - "Because I'm Stupid (Acoustic version)" and "Thing Called Happiness".

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Mischievous Kiss 2010 as Baek Seung Jo (Korean Dramas)

Boys Over Flowers 2008 as Yoon Ji Hoo (Rui Hanazawa) (Korean Dramas)

Spotlight 2008 as cameo (Korean Dramas)

Kim Hyun Joong News:

Kim Hyun Joong Reportedly Defers Enlistment, Expected To Report To Police
KDramaStars - Aug 28, 2014

Singer-actor Kim Hyun Joong has faced considerable controversy in the last week and now he has a new reason to be in the headlines. Korea's "TV Report" recently announced that he received his enlistment notice for Oct. 10 but that he wants to postpone ...

Kim Hyun Joong Heads To China Despite Assault Allegations
KpopStarz - Aug 29, 2014

The two had a major argument in the middle of their relationship, and a big physical fight broke out. However, it is not true that Kim Hyun Joong repetitively assaulted her during the last two months." Kim's management agency continued, "There was only ...

Texts Reportedly Support Assault Charges Against Kim Hyun Joong
KDramaStars - Aug 25, 2014

A day after Kim Hyun Joong's agency Key East disputed the assault charges filed against him by a woman claiming to be his girlfriend, some texts have emerged to support her claims. The Dispatch gathered some texts between the singer and actor and the ...

Photos Between Kim Hyun Joong And Girlfriend Revealed As Contradictory ...
KpopStarz - Aug 25, 2014

On August 25, the Korean publication released alleged photos between Kim Hyun Joong and the girlfriend in question as well as text messages which contradict statements made by Joong's agency. In particular, the reported text messages sent between ...

What is the truth behind Kim Hyun-joong's alleged assault?
The Korea Herald - Aug 25, 2014

On Aug. 22, Kim Hyun-joong, one of the most popular South Korean stars in Asia, made headlines at home and abroad. But this time, behind the spotlight was disgraceful news. The idol-turned-actor had charges filed against him by his girlfriend on Aug.

Kim Hyun Joong Accused Of Assaulting Girlfriend
KDramaStars - Aug 22, 2014

In the past Kim Hyun Joong has spoken about his reluctance to hit others, even on set. In an interview with the KBSTV2 show "Entertainment Tonight," he said that it was hard to even pretend to hit another actor because he imagined how much it would hurt.

Kim Hyun-joong may be hit hard by assault controversy
The Korea Herald - Aug 25, 2014

Actor and singer Kim Hyun-joong, one of the most popular South Korean stars in Asia, may take a battering over the alleged assault recently claimed by his girlfriend. Kim, 28, had charges filed against him on Aug. 22 by his girlfriend who claimed he ...

Weekly Top 3: Kim Hyun Joong, ALS Ice Bucket Challenge, WINNER Wins 3 ...
KpopStarz - Aug 25, 2014

In a shocking turn of events, Hallyu superstar and leader of SS501 Kim Hyun Joong has been accused of being violent towards his girlfriend. His girlfriend of two years filed charges against Kim Hyun Joong, with proof of multiple injuries between May ...

Singer Kim Hyun Joong Heats Up Chinese Leg Of World Tour With 5000 Fans
KpopStarz - Aug 18, 2014

"I feel that Hallyu star Kim Hyun Joong and normal guy Kim Hyun Joong is very different. Hallyu star Kim Hyun Joong tries to show his perfect side to the fans, whereas the normal Kim Hyun Joong leads a normal life just like the others. I spend my time ...

Kim Hyun Joong greets 13000 fans during his drama premium event and concert ...
allkpop - Aug 6, 2014

Starting at 6PM (local time) on the same day, Kim Hyun Joong kicked off the second stop on the Japanese leg of his world tour. Kim Hyun Joong shared, "I think I'm the most happy when I perform the stages that I put a lot of time and sweat into ...

Promotions for Kim Hyun Joong's drama halted after assault scandal
hellokpop - Aug 25, 2014

Promotors for Inspiring Generation have released a statement saying that they have paused any plans to promote Kim Hyun Joong's drama in China, after his assault scandal surfaced last week. The promoters were concerned about continuing with the ...

Conflicting statements plague Kim Hyun-joong assault case
The Korea Times US - Aug 25, 2014

Conflicting statements are plaguing the rising case of K-pop idol and actor Kim Hyun-joong, who was accused last week of assaulting his girlfriend in multiple instances since May. Kim Hyun-joong (Yonhap). Discrepancies between Kim and the woman who ...

Kim Hyun Joong Delights Fans Across Japan With Fan Meeting Tour
KpopStarz - Aug 11, 2014

Known for his roles in Boys Over Flower and Playful Kiss, and as the leader of K-Pop boy group SS501, Kim Hyun Joong is the one of the most adored K-Pop idols in Korea. In recent years, Kim Hyun Joong has seen even more success as a solo artist with ...

Kim Hyun Joong Brings In 20000 Fans For Japanese Concert
KpopStarz - Jul 31, 2014

Kim Hyun Joong performed the hits that he released in Korea earlier in July, including "Timing," "Beauty Beauty," "His Habit" and more. The former idol member sang a collection of his previous hits as well, including "Break Down" and "Lucky Guy ...

Kim Hyun Joong Accused Of Assaulting Woman Who Claims To Be His Girlfriend
KpopStarz - Aug 22, 2014

A woman who called herself Kim Hyun Joong's girlfriend has filed assault charges against him at the Songpa Police Station. The police are gathering evidence to substantiate her relationship with the star and to document her injuries. The charges are ...

Second Lead Syndrome: Why We Have It
KDramaStars - Aug 10, 2014

When visitors showed up at the KCON panel on Second Lead Syndrome, the first thing they saw was a photo of Kim Hyun Joong as Ji Hoo in "Boys Over Flowers." Tears were streaming down Ji Hoo's face, because, although he was the perfect guy, he did not ...

Kim Hyun-joong delays military service, fans wonder why
The Korea Herald - Aug 28, 2014

South Korean actor and singer Kim Hyun-joong reportedly delayed his mandatory military service until next year due to his schedule, a local news outlet reported Thursday. Kim was notified that he should enlist in the army on Oct. 7, but postponed due ...

Celebrity Abuse: Should Hallyu Stars Be Held To Higher Standards Than ...
KDramaStars - Aug 26, 2014

The assault charges against singer and actor Kim Hyun Joong have not yet been proven. For now, they are only allegations. But if the singer is found guilty, it seems likely that his career will suffer, as k-celebs are held to a higher standard than ...

Star-studded Keyeast Rides High on Korean Wave in China
The Korea Bizwire - Aug 9, 2014

A cohort of Korean celebrities is responsible for the company's earnings surprise; Actor Kim Hyun-joong, Park Seo-jun, and Lee Hyun-woo are all working with the entertainment agency. “My Love from the Star,” which went on air earlier this year in China ...



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