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Kang-ho Song

Song Kang-ho never professionally trained as an actor, beginning his career in social theater groups after graduating from Kimhae High School. Later, he joined Kee Kuk-seo's influential theater company with its emphasis on instinctive acting and improvisation, which proved to be Song's training ground. Although regularly approached to act in films... See full bio »

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Snowpiercer Namgoong Minsoo
The Host
The Host Park Gang-Doo
Memories of Murder
Memories of Murder Detective Park Doo-man
Sympathy for Mr. Vengeance


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 2016 The Age of Shadows
Lee Jung-Chool
 2015 The Throne
King Yeongjo
 2014/II The Interview
Soldier Watching the Interview (uncredited)
 2013 The Attorney
Song Woo-seok
 2013 The Face Reader
 2013 Snowpiercer
Namgoong Minsoo (as Song Kang Ho)
 2012 Day Trip (Short)
 2012 Howling
Detective Sang-Kill
 2011 Hindsight
 2010 Secret Reunion
Lee Han-kyu
 2009 A Little Pond
 2007 Secret Sunshine
Jong-chan Kim
 2007 The Show Must Go On
Kang In-goo
 2005 Lady Vengeance
A hired assassin 1
 2005 Antarctic Journal
Choi Do-hyung (as Song Kang-ho)
 2004 The President's Barber
Seong Han-mo / Barber
 2003 Memories of Murder
Detective Park Doo-man
 2002 YMCA Baseball Team
Lee Ho-chang
 2000 J.S.A.: Joint Security Area
Sgt. Oh Kyeong-pil
 2000 The Foul King
 1999 Swiri
Jang-gil Lee
 1998 The Quiet Family
Yeong-min Kang (Son)
 1997 No. 3
 1997 Green Fish

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Alternate Names:

Song Kang Ho | Song Kang-ho


5' 10¾" (1.8 m)

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Often works with director 'Joon-Ho Bong', 'Chan-Wook Park' and Jee-woon Kim.

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He is, without a question, one of the most talented actors of today. kleemannmax
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