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Jong-Il Kim (I) (1941–2011)


Jong-Il Kim was born on February 16, 1941 in Vyatskoe, Khabarovskiy rayon, Khabarovskiy kray, RSFSR, USSR as Yuri Irsenovich Kim. He was an actor and producer, known for Pulgasari (1985), Han nyeohaksaengeui ilgi (2007) and Pibada (1969). He was married to Young-Sook Kim and Il-Chon Hong. He died on December 17, 2011 in P'yongyang, North Korea. See full bio »

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Known For

Pulgasari
Pulgasari Producer
(1985)
Han nyeohaksaengeui ilgi
(2007)
Pibada
Pibada Producer
(1969)
The Juche Idea
(2008)

Filmography

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 2013 North Korea in Emoji (Short)
Dear Leader
 2009 Great Man and Cinema (Short)
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 1984/II Runaway (as Kim Jong-Il)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

Book: "The Art of Cinema Directing".

Publicity Listings:

2 Print Biographies | 3 Portrayals | 7 Articles | 5 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Alternate Names:

Kim Jong-Il | Jong-il Kim | Yuri Irsenovich Kim

Height:

5' 3" (1.6 m)
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Personal Quote:

Imperialist aid is a noose of plunder and subjugation, aimed at robbing 10 and even 100 things for one thing that is given. See more »

Trivia:

Married Hong Il-chon in 1966 and divorced in 1969, and remarried to Kim Young-sook in 1974 but separated in the 1980s. He had six known children: Kim Hye-gyong (daughter, b. 1968) with first wife Hong Il-chon, Kim Jong-nam (son, b. 1970) with mistress Song Hye-rim, Kim Sul-song (daughter, b. 1974) with second wife Kim Young-sook, Kim Jong-chul (son, b. 1981), Kim Jong-un (son, b. 1984), and Kim ... See more »

Trademark:

Eccentric personality

Star Sign:

Aquarius

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