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 Fined For Harming Ex-Girlfriend
KDramaStars - Jan 20, 2015

The charges date back to 2014, when a woman claiming to be Kim Hyun Joong's girlfriend accused him of multiple incidents of mental and physical abuse. As the case was reported to the police, both the singer and his girlfriend were questioned. At the ...

Korean heart-throb Kim Hyun Joong fined almost $7000 for beating up girlfriend
The New Paper - Jan 22, 2015

The last we heard of Korean actor Kim Hyun Joong, who had physically assaulted his girlfriend last year, was that he seemed to have gotten away scot-free after making a public apology. But guess what? This week, the Korean media reported that Kim, 28, ...

The Top-Rated Dramas Of 2014
KDramaStars - Dec 29, 2014

"Inspiring Generation," starring Kim Hyun Joong as a tough street fighter, earned eighth place with an average of 10.2 percent. The highest rated episode earned 12.6 percent of the viewers. Ninth place went to "It's Okay, It's Love," starring Jo In ...

Hyung Jun Hints At Possible SS501 Reunion
Officially Kmusic - Jan 9, 2015

With all the controversy around Kim Hyun Joong's latest scandal, the fans have different opinions regarding this reunion idea. Some of them say that they will support them only if they don't invite him back in the group, and some fans don't mind his ...

'Boys Over Flowers' Star Takes New Role
KDramaStars - Dec 31, 2014

Like his fellow F4 member Kim Hyun Joong, Kim Jun is also a singer-turned-actor. He debuted as a rapper with the band T-Max in 2007 and it was their song "Almost Paradise" that played throughout the "Boys Over Flowers" soundtrack. The band broke up ...

Kim Hyun Joong Announces First Concert Since Alleged Abuse Scandal
KpopStarz - Dec 23, 2014

Kim announced the launch of his 2015 Japanese concert tour following several months out of the spotlight. Kim Hyun Joong also has plans to release a Japanese mini-album on February 11. He has not released any plans to promote in Korea, where his ...

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'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 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 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.

Kim Hyun-joong's former girlfriend drops all charges
The Korea Times US - Sep 17, 2014

Charges were dropped Wednesday against K-pop star Kim Hyun-joong, 28, who was accused of multiple instances of abusing his girlfriend since May, Yonhap reported. The woman, identified as Choi, cancelled charges against the singer-slash-actor through ...

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

Singer Kim Hyun Joong said the report about his enlistment in the army is not true. Like Us on Facebook. 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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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.

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 ...

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 ...

Kim Hyun-joong to return with concert tour
K-POP HERALD - Dec 21, 2014

South Korean singer-actor Kim Hyun-joong will reportedly embark on a Japanese concert tour early next year. Japanese sports daily Nikkan Sports reported that Kim would begin his fourth concert tour in Japan, titled “Kim Hyun Joong Japan Tour 2015 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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.



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