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:

Remembering 'Boys Over Flowers': The Best K-Drama Cliché
KpopStarz - Nov 22, 2014

Kim Hyun Joong's character, Ji Hoo, was the soft spoken violin player with a sad past, who is destined to not get the lead girl despite being infinitely nicer. The main cast is completed with Yi Jeong (Kim Bum) and Woo Bin (Kim Joon) - the Casanova ...

2014: The Year In Scandals
KDramaStars - Dec 9, 2014

The two biggest scandals of the year involved Kim Hyun Joong and Lee Byung Hun. In August, a woman who claimed to have dated actor and singer Kim Hyun Joong filed charges against him at the Songpa Police Station. She claimed that Kim physically ...

Despite Dropped Charges, Kim Hyun Joong's Case Will Be Sent To The ...
KDramaStars - Sep 23, 2014

When was questioned by the police, Kim Hyun Joong admitted that the couple had one physical fight but denied any of the other incidents, including his girlfriend's charges that he fractured her rib in another altercation. He said the injury happened ...

Kim Hyun Joong Reported To Be Enlisting In March 2015
KDramaStars - Oct 14, 2014

While Kim Hyun Joong was already committed to his world tour, with personal appearances scheduled in Thailand, China, Peru, Mexico and Japan, this summer's scandal could make it difficult for the star to land new drama roles or advertising deals.

Kim Hyun Joong Reports To The Police, Could Face Years In Prison
KDramaStars - Sep 2, 2014

She also claimed that Kim Hyun Joong assaulted her on two separate occasions. The fights reportedly took place in May and July at the singer's home in Jamsil, Seoul. She claimed that both fights resulted in injuries that required visits to the hospital ...

Kim Hyun Joong Apologizes But Will It Be Enough?
KDramaStars - Sep 15, 2014

"Currently, we demand Kim Hyun Joong to self-reflect and apologize for the multiple times he physically assaulted her, and admit the assaults took place," said the statement by Sun Jong Mun. "If he does not do so, we have no choice but to submit ...

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 ...

Kim Hyun Joong's Ex Denies Receiving A Settlement
KDramaStars - Sep 19, 2014

When Kim Hyun Joong's ex-girlfriend dropped the alleged assault charges against him on Sept. 17, rumors spread that she had accepted a financial settlement. Speaking through her lawyer, she said that the only condition she made for dropping the charges ...

Kim Hyun Joong's Girlfriend Withdraws Assault Charges
KDramaStars - Sep 17, 2014

The assault charges filed against singer-actor Kim Hyun Joong have officially been withdrawn. On Aug. 20 the singer-actor was accused of several incidents of assault by his former girlfriend. The incidents allegedly resulted in bruises and a broken rib ...

Kim Hyun Joong Accused Of Assaulting Woman Who Claims To Be His 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.

Songpa Police Reportedly Proceed With Kim Hyun Joong Domestic Abuse Case ...
KpopStarz - Oct 1, 2014

Although Kim Hyun Joong's ex-girlfriend reportedly withdrew the charges filed against him, the Songpa Police Office has submitted one of the four alleged domestic abuse charges to the prosecution office. Like Us on Facebook ...

Would Kim Hyun Joong Still Be On Tour If He Were An American Pop Star ...
KpopStarz - Sep 12, 2014

What does this incident have to do with Kim Hyun Joong and the growing tide of discontent surrounding his alleged abuse? For Justin Bieber, the disapproval took some time to grow and was not an immediate reaction from the public. He maintained a large ...

Trending: Evidence of Kim Hyun Joong assaulting his GF; G-Dragon rumoured ...
hellokpop - Aug 29, 2014

It has been a big week this week at hellokpop and so we're here to help you recap on this week's biggest news. Listen to our recap on the Asian Pop Radio, our favourite K-pop podcast. Our K-pop update starts at 37:50 minutes, but be sure to subscribe ...

Kim Hyun Joong Is Not Dating Bae Yong Joon
KpopStarz - Jul 7, 2014

For someone who prefers to keep his relationships a secret, Kim Hyun Joong does a lot of talking about love and marriage. Like Us on Facebook. Or maybe that is just the question people keep asking him. On the July 6 broadcast of MBC's "Section TV ...

Kim Hyun Joong Confirms He Is Not Enlisting In The Army Next March
KpopStarz - Oct 15, 2014

On October 14, the Korean Herald reported that sources close to Kim Hyun Joong said he would be entering the army next March. However, Kim Hyun Joong's agency, Key East, followed up the rumors and stated that this was not true. The company further ...

How Long Does It Take To Recover From A K-Drama Scandal?
KDramaStars - Nov 18, 2014

This year two k-drama actors faced major scandals. One of those actors, Kim Hyun Joong, has stepped back from the public eye. Accused of hitting his girlfriend, the actor still faces a police investigation, even though the charges were dropped. The ...

Kim Hyun Joong still to face one bodily harm case after three assault cases ...
Venture Capital Post - Oct 3, 2014

Kim Hyun Joong's girlfriend may have dropped the charges of domestic abuse against him, but this does not mean he will not answer to anything at all. Apparently, because he admitted to one physical altercation that happened between him and his ...

From SS501 To 'Boys Over Flowers' - 8 Reasons To Love Kim Hyun Joong
KpopStarz - Jun 6, 2014

On June 8, 2005, Kim Hyun Joong made his official debut as the leader of K-Pop boy band SS501. Although the group has not had a release since 2010, they have not disbanded, and instead the members are focusing on their solo careers for the time being.

K-wave idols acting out – but fans still love them anyway: Part 1
Yahoo Singapore News (blog) - Oct 20, 2014

2, 2014 photo, South Korean singer and actor Kim Hyun-joong arrives at the Gangnam police station … 1. Physical abuse scandal: Kim Hyun Joong – 'We were just playing around' Boys over Flowers star Kim Hyun Joong, called the next Bae Yong Jun for his ...

Kim Hyun Joong Admits To Dating Secretly
KDramaStars - Apr 17, 2014

Kim Hyun Joong has been doing a lot of talking about dating lately but he's not giving up any names. Nor is he likely to. In a recent interview with Newsen, he confessed that he has dated in secret and he would never go public with a relationship. Like ...

Album Review: Kim Hyun Joong's New Mature Sound Proves It's All About The ...
KpopStarz - Jul 13, 2014

While “HIS HABIT” highlights the overall musicality of the album, “What I Wanted to Say” provides the opportunity for Kim Hyun Joong to explore his full vocal range. “What I Wanted to Say” is a down tempo ballad that would be an excellent acoustic song.

Kim Hyun Joong Talks Dating, Marriage And Jin Se Yeon
KDramaStars - Apr 11, 2014

Kim Hyun Joong once said that he did not want to get married before he was 35. As he approaches his 28th birthday, he has put some more thought into the kind of girl he wants to marry. Like Us on Facebook ...

Kim Hyun Joong Talks About Kim Soo Hyun And Drama Success
KDramaStars - Apr 8, 2014

"I just want to be able to blaze through everything and do as much as I can," said Kim Hyun Joong. "People around me tell me to take a break since I completed many good projects. They tell me to look after my body while I still have a good image. But ...

Thai Kim Hyun Joong fans show support after assault scandal
hellokpop - Sep 1, 2014

Thai fans have shown their support for Kim Hyun Joong through banners and fan sticks, despite recent allegations that he physically assaulted his ex-girlfriend. Kim recently performed in Thailand as part of his world tour on August 26, where his fans ...

UEE and Kim Hyun Joong: Are They Dating?
KDramaStars - Apr 7, 2014

Kim Hyun Joong recently spoke up about the rumors that he and the After School singer and actress Uee were dating. The rumors have existed since the two appeared on "Barefooted Friends" together and fans commented on their behavior. Like Us on ...

Kim Hyun Joong Gives His Opinion On Dating
KpopStarz - Apr 12, 2014

Kim Hyun Joong said, "There's nothing that I'm lacking because I've never had a proper relationship. Although my personal life has been somewhat violated, I was fortunate enough to get chosen among 1 million people who auditioned and debuted. I'm in ...

Singer Kim Hyun Joong Confirms And Gets Ready To Head To 7 Countries For ...
KpopStarz - Jun 26, 2014

A large number of fans are reportedly sharing the news of the singer's world tour on SNS, officially welcoming Kim Hyun Joong's comeback. Fans from different countries are requesting to add more concerts to the tour itinerary, and it has been reported ...

Kim Hyun Joong: From Flower Boy To Beastly Boxer
KpopStarz - Jan 15, 2014

Newly released images of Kim Hyun Joong show how far the idol has come from his former flower boy image to become Shin Jung Tae for Inspiring Generation. Kim Hyun Joong displays heart stopping masculinity with hard cut muscles that attest to a grueling ...

Kim Hyun Joong Just Wants To Be Taken Seriously
KDramaStars - Apr 28, 2014

With the release of his latest album "Breakthrough" and his role as the street fighter Shin Jung Tae in "Inspiring Generation," Kim Hyun Joong has successfully completed the transformation he was after. He no longer looks or acts like the flower boy ...

Singer Kim Hyun Joong Completes Osaka Concert As Part Of World Tour
KpopStarz - Aug 6, 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 ...



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