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Chan-wook Park was born on August 23, 1963 in Seoul, South Korea. He is a director and writer, known for Oldeuboi (2003), Ah-ga-ssi (2016) and Lady Vengeance (2005). See full bio »

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Known For

Oldeuboi
Oldeuboi Director
(2003)
Ah-ga-ssi
Ah-ga-ssi Director
(2016)
Lady Vengeance
Lady Vengeance Director
(2005)

Filmography

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 2019 The Little Drummer Girl (TV Mini-Series) (1 episode) (pre-production)
- Episode #1.1 (2019)
 2016 Ah-ga-ssi
 2014 A Rose Reborn (Short)
 2014 Go-jin-gam-rae (Documentary)
 2013 Stoker
 2012 Day Trip (Short)
 2011 Paranmanjang (Short)
 2009 Thirst
 2005 Lady Vengeance (as Park Chan Wook)
 2004 Saam gaang yi (segment "Cut")
 2003 Oldeuboi
 2003 Yeoseot gae ui siseon (segment "Never Ending Peace and Love")
 1999 Simpan (Short)
 1997 Saminjo
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Show Show Producer (8 credits)
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Show Show Self (11 credits)
Show Show Archive footage (1 credit)

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Alternate Names:

Park Chan-wook | Chan-uk Park | Chan-wuk Park | Park Chan Wook
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Personal Quote:

Numerous times I lie in bed at night and imagine the cruellest torture. I imagine the most miserable ruining of that person's life. After that, I can fall asleep with a smile on my face. As long as it stays in the realm of imagination, the crueller the better - that's healthy. I'd like to recommend it to you all as well. I hope my films can help in any small way to help your imagination become at... See more »

Trivia:

Turned down the chance to remake The Evil Dead. See more »

Trademark:

Frequently uses short, surreal fantasy sequences in which a deceased character will interact with a living one in the film's present (or vice versa). See more »

Nickname:

Mr. Vengeance

Star Sign:

Virgo

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