Park Chan-wook


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Park Chan-wook was born on August 23, 1963 in Seoul, South Korea. He is a producer and director, known for Oldboy (2003), The Handmaiden (2016) and Thirst (2009). He is married to Eun-hee Kim. They have one child. See full bio »

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Won 1 BAFTA Film Award. Another 65 wins & 60 nominations. See more awards »

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Oldboy Director
(2003)
The Handmaiden Producer
(2016)
Thirst Producer
(2009)

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  The Sympathizer (TV Mini Series) (executive producer - 2 episodes) (pre-production)
- Episode #1.2 ... (executive producer)
- Episode #1.1 ... (executive producer - showrunner)
 2020-2022 Snowpiercer (TV Series) (executive producer - 22 episodes)
- The Last to Go (2022) ... (executive producer)
- The Tortoise and the Hare (2022) ... (executive producer)
- Into the White (2021) ... (executive producer)
- The Show Must Go On (2021) ... (executive producer)
- The Eternal Engineer (2021) ... (executive producer)
 2018 The Little Drummer Girl (TV Mini Series) (executive producer - 6 episodes)
- Episode #1.6 (2018) ... (executive producer)
- Episode #1.5 (2018) ... (executive producer)
- Episode #1.4 (2018) ... (executive producer)
- Episode #1.3 (2018) ... (executive producer)
- Episode #1.2 (2018) ... (executive producer)
 2016 The Handmaiden (producer)
 2015 Pororo3: Cyber Space Adventure (executive producer - as Chan-wook Park)
 2015 The Shameless (creative producer)
 2014 Bitter Sweet Seoul (Documentary) (producer)
 2013 Snowpiercer (producer - produced by)
 2011 Night Fishing (Short) (producer)
 2009 Thirst (producer - produced by)
 2008 Crush and Blush (producer)
 2006 I'm a Cyborg, But That's OK (producer)
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Publicity Listings:

1 Interview | 3 Articles | See more »

Alternate Names:

Chan-uk Park | Chan-wook Park | Chan-wuk Park | Park Chan Wook

Spouse:

Eun-hee Kim  (1 child)

Children:

Seo-woo

Parents:

Park Don-seo | Shim Sang-gu

Relatives:

Chan-kyong Park (sibling)
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Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

I have principles and rules. I deal very carefully with acts of violence and make sure that audiences understand how much suffering these acts cause. See more »

Trivia:

Member of the 'Official Competition' jury at the 63rd Venice International Film Festival in 2006. See more »

Trademark:

Usually casts Kang-ho Song and Ha-kyun Shin as friends or enemies. (Joint Security Area, Sympathy for Mr. Vengeance, Sympathy for Lady Vengeance, Thirst ) See more »

Nickname:

Mr. Vengeance

Star Sign:

Virgo

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