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Min-sik Choi


Choi Min-shik first made a name for himself in theater before breaking into the film world with a role in Park Chong-won's acclaimed film 'Our Twisted Hero' (1992). In the mid-nineties he continued to act in theater productions as well as in several TV dramas, including Moon Over Seoul with Han Seok-gyu. 1997 marked his return to motion pictures, ... See full bio »

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11 wins & 8 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

Oldboy
Oldboy Dae-su Oh
(2003)
Lucy
Lucy Mr. Jang
(2014)
I Saw the Devil
I Saw the Devil Kyung-chul
(2010)
Lady Vengeance
Lady Vengeance Mr. Baek
(2005)

Filmography

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 2015 The Tiger: An Old Hunter's Tale
Chun Man-duk
 2014 The Admiral
Admiral Yi Sun-Shin
 2014/I Lucy
Mr. Jang
 2013 New World
Section Chief Kang
 2011 Leafie, a Hen Into the Wild
Wanderer - Nagnae (voice)
 2011 Kiss & Cry
Narrator (Korean version) (voice)
 2005 Lady Vengeance
Mr. Baek
 2005 Crying Fist
Gang Tae-shik
 2004 Springtime
Hyeon-woo
 2004 Tae Guk Gi: The Brotherhood of War
North Korean Captain
 2003 Oldboy
Dae-su Oh
 2001 Pairan
Kang-jae (as Min-shik Choi)
 1999 Happy End
Seo, Ki Min
 1999 Swiri
Mu-young Park
 1998 The Quiet Family
Chang-ku Kang (Uncle)
 1997 No. 3
Dong-Pal
 1994 Seoul ui dal (TV Series)
Chun-Seop
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Alternate Names:

Min-Shik Choi | Min-shik Choi

Height:

5' 9¾" (1.77 m)
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Personal Quote:

[on working with Luc Besson] I was on vacation and I suddenly receive a call saying Luc Besson was looking for me. When I was a young actor, I was watching some Luc Besson movies and they were always a great inspiration for me, and so I thought, OK, so now that I'm an actor for so many years, finally I meet this great director. See more »

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Has starred in two of Park Chan Wook's Vengenace Trilogy films - 2003's Oldboy and 2005's Sympathy for Lady Vengeance. See more »

Star Sign:

Aquarius

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He is the best actor i have ever seen in my entire life! vampiresgaze
Scariest villain ever in I Saw The Devil Johnny0581
What. A. Badass. Blessashell
Almost like Tom Hanks... mcnooj82
New Movie? rjbhiemstra
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