Birth Place Matching "Seoul, South Korea" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)


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1. Doona Bae

Actress | Cloud Atlas

Doona Bae was born in Seoul, South Korea. Her mother, Hwa-Young Kim, is a stage actress. Bae started out as a model. She soon moved to T.V. and movies, and it proved the right move. Her first movie was Ring (1999). Barking Dogs Never Bite (2000) (aka "Barking Dogs Never Bite") and Go-yang-i-leul ...

2. John Cho

Actor | Harold & Kumar Go to White Castle

John Yohan Cho was born in Seoul, South Korea, but moved to Los Angeles, California as a child, where his father was a Christian minister. Cho was educated at Herbert Hoover High School at Glendale before moving on to the University of California at Berkeley where he studied English Literature. ...

3. Steven Yeun

Actor | Okja

Steven Yeun was born in Seoul, South Korea, to June and Je Yeun. His family first immigrated to Canada and stayed there for one year, and then moved to the U.S. He has a brother named Brian. He began acting while at Kalamazoo College in Kalamazoo, MI, where he studied Psychology as a major (BS in ...

4. Byung-Hun Lee

Actor | Dalkomhan insaeng

Byung-hun Lee was born in 1970 in Seoul, South Korea, and grew up in a wealthy family, thanks to his father, who was a successful businessman. He never dreamed of pursuing acting until a friend of his mother's suggested it. He auditioned for the KBS television network in 1991 and was accepted. His ...

5. Chan-wook Park

Director | Bakjwi

Chan-wook Park was born on August 23, 1963 in Seoul, South Korea. He is a director and writer, known for Thirst (2009), Ah-ga-ssi (2016) and Oldeuboi (2003).

6. Jane Park Smith

Actress | Glass

Jane Park Smith was born in Seoul, South Korea. She is an actress and producer, known for Glass (2019), Boone: The Bounty Hunter (2017) and Gang Related (2014). She is married to Jonathan Lee Smith.

7. Yunjin Kim

Actress | Lost

Yunjin Kim was born on November 7, 1973 in Seoul, South Korea. She is an actress, known for Lost (2004), Swiri (1999) and Sebeun deijeu (2007). She has been married to Jeong-Hyeok Park since March 28, 2010.

8. Nicole Bilderback

Actress | Good Girls

Nicole Bilderback, known as Nikki to her friends, grew up in Dallas, Texas as an all-American girl. She was born in Seoul, Korea but is a mix of Korean, Japanese and Chinese, giving her a versatile Asian-American look. Nicole was a adopted as a newborn by Jim and Lois Bilderback. Being the youngest...

9. Min-Ho Lee

Actor | Gangnam 1970

Lee Min Ho is a South Korean actor who is known for his leading roles in television dramas such as Boys Over Flowers, City Hunter and Heirs. He started his career in 2006 and since then has been cast in various TV shows, short dramas and minor movie roles. He first gained widespread fame with his ...

10. Min-sik Choi

Actor | Oldeuboi

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 ...

11. Jee-woon Kim

Director | Joheunnom nabbeunnom isanghannom

Jee-woon Kim was born on May 27, 1964 in Seoul, South Korea. He is a director and writer, known for Joheunnom nabbeunnom isanghannom (2008), A Tale of Two Sisters (2003) and I Saw the Devil (2010).

12. Joy Osmanski

Actress | Santa Clarita Diet

As a baby, Osmanski was flown halfway around the world to meet her adoptive parents. Growing up in Olympia, Washington, she loved writing plays but never thought about being in them. After graduating from Principia College in three years with a degree in Creative Writing and Studio Art, Osmanski ...

13. Ji-hyun Jun

Actress | Yeopgijeogin geunyeo

Jeon Ji-hyun (born 30 October 1981) is a South Korean actress and model famous for her role in My Sassy Girl. Jeon was born in Seoul, and studied in the Department of Theater and Film at Dongguk University. She began her career as a model in 1997, and after appearing in a number of TV sitcoms, her ...

14. Jenna Ushkowitz

Actress | Glee

Jenna Ushkowitz was born on April 28, 1986 in Seoul, South Korea as Jenna Noelle Ushkowitz. She is an actress, known for Glee (2009), Yellow Fever (2017) and Glee: Director's Cut Pilot Episode (2009).

15. Ji-won Ha

Actress | Hwang Jin Yi

South Korean fresh face Ha Ji-won is a very talented actress. She first came to theater in 2000 and won an award for best new actress. Her big break was "Sex is zero" and "True or Dare". In 2003, she was cast as Chae-oak in the famous Korean TV drama "Damo" and was stated as South Korean's most ...

16. Sung Hi Lee

Actress | The Girl Next Door

Sung Hi Lee was born on April 1, 1970 in Eunpyong-Gu (Gija-Chon), a borough of Seoul, South Korea. She moved to the United States in 1978 and spent a large part of her childhood moving around from city to city. Sung Lee was a studious child and teenager spending more time at the library than at ...

17. Ji-seob So

Actor | Yeong-hwa-neun yeong-hwa-da

Ji-seob So was born on November 4, 1977 in Seoul, South Korea. He is an actor, known for Yeong-hwa-neun yeong-hwa-da (2008), O Ma-i Bi-neo-seu (2015) and Cain and Abel (2009).

18. Denyce Lawton

Actress | Secrets

Multiethnic (African-American / Korean) actress Denyce Lawton is best known for her four seasons on the six-time NAACP Best Comedy Series Winner series House of Payne (2006) from producer Tyler Perry.

Denyce was born and raised in the New Jersey communities of Belmar and Neptune (familiar to viewers...

19. Ko Asung

Actress | Snowpiercer

Ko Asung was born on August 10, 1992 in Seoul, South Korea. She is an actress, known for Snowpiercer (2013), The Host (2006) and Poongmooneuro Deuleotso (2015).

20. James Kyson

X-Men: Apocalypse

One of today's most exciting & versatile actors, voted by Buzzfeed as a Top 10 Asian-American Leading Man, and by TV Guide as "Hollywood's 25 Hottest Body", James recently guest starred in AMC's Preacher (2016), CBS' Elementary (2012) and Criminal Minds: Beyond Borders (2016), and FOX's Sleepy ...

21. Woon Young Park

Actor | Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon: Sword of Destiny

Woon Young Park was born on June 12, 1971 in Seoul, South Korea. He is known for his work on Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon: Sword of Destiny (2016), Arrested Development (2003) and Marco Polo (2014).

22. Vivian Bang

Actress | White Rabbit

Vivian Bang is a transplant from New York and a graduate of NYU (Tisch School of the Arts). She is best-known for her supporting role as "Soo-Mi" in Warner Brothers' comedy, Yes Man (2008), starring Jim Carrey. Vivian is also one of the upcoming stars of TBS comedy series, _"Sullivan & Son" (2012),...

23. Yeong-ae Lee

Actress | Chinjeolhan geumjassi

Yeong-ae Lee was born on January 31, 1971 in Seoul, South Korea as Lee Young-Ae. She is an actress, known for Lady Vengeance (2005), Bomnaleun ganda (2001) and The Great Jang-Geum (2003). She has been married to Jeong Ho-young since August 24, 2009. They have two children.

24. Woo-sung Jung

Actor | Joheunnom nabbeunnom isanghannom

Born as the youngest of three in Seoul, South Korea. He made his debut with a TV commercial in 1994 and applied for an open audition for a leading role in Gumiho (1994) opposite 'So-Young Ko'. This role launched his career as one of the most promising actors in Korea. He dropped out of high school ...

25. Seo-Joon Park

Actor | Cheong-nyeon-gyeong-chal

Park was born in December 16, 1988 in Seoul as the oldest of three brothers. After graduation from An-Nam high school, he attended Seoul Institute of the Arts and enlisted for mandatory military service in 2008.

Park made his entertainment debut in 2011 by appearing in the music video of Bang ...

26. Niki Yang

Actress | Adventure Time with Finn & Jake

Niki Yang was born on June 8, 1985 in Seoul, South Korea as Yang Hyun-Jeong. She is an actress and director, known for Adventure Time (2010), Gravity Falls (2012) and Lego Dimensions (2015).

27. Ji-tae Yu

Actor | Oldeuboi

Ji-tae Yu was born on April 13, 1976 in Seoul, South Korea. He is an actor and director, known for Oldeuboi (2003), Ditto (2000) and Mai Ratima (2012).

28. Dong-won Gang

Actor | Ui-hyeong-je

Gang Dong-won was born January 18, 1981 in Busan, and grew up in Changwon of Gyeongsangnam-do, South Korea. His father, Gang Cheol-woo, was an engineer who later became a vice president of SPP Heavy Industries. Gang's family suffered from economic hardship at times, and Gang had to work part-time ...

29. Go-eun Kim

Actress | Eungyo

Go-eun Kim was born on July 2, 1991 in Seoul, South Korea. She is an actress, known for Eungyo (2012), Cha-i-na-ta-un (2015) and Cheese in the Trap (2016).

30. Moon Choi

Actress | Park Yeol

Moon Choi (aka Hee-Seo Choi) is a Korean actress who is currently based in Seoul, South Korea.

She spent her childhood in South Korea, Japan and the United States where she learned versatile culture, art and language. At the age of 18, she returned to Seoul and attended Yonsei University where she ...

31. Amy Anderson

Actress | Modern Family

Amy Anderson was born on September 1, 1972 in Seoul, South Korea. She is an actress, known for Modern Family (2009), Beast Beneath (2011) and The Bold and the Beautiful (1987).

32. Hyun-joong Kim

Actor | Kkotboda namja

In 2014 he played in drama "Inspiring Generation" aka "Age of Feelings". For the role in this drama he received "Male Popularity Award" at MBC Drama Awards as for the leader role in drama "Playful Kiss". Even if he is an actor, he also, is a singer and has three solo albums.

33. Ji-min Han

Actress | Mil-jeong

Ji-min Han was born on November 5, 1982 in Seoul, South Korea. She is known for her work on Mil-jeong (2016), Ok-tab-bang Wang-se-ja (2012) and Cheong yeon (2005).

34. Jessica Lee

Actress | Criminal

Jessica Lee grew up in the beautiful state of Colorado.

J. Lee enrolled in her first dance school at age 4, studying tap, ballet, and jazz. By age 6, she took her first acting class and quickly realized her passion. Jessica Lee was soon scouted by numerous agents and agencies throughout Colorado. ...

35. Jung-jae Lee

Actor | Gwansang

Apart from being a top star in film and TV, Jung-Jae Lee also works as a highly successful fashion model. One year after his debut on television in 1993, Lee was cast in his first film, a feature by Bae Chang-ho. His breakthrough came in late 1998 in the award-winning film An Affair by E-J Yong. ...

36. Hee-seon Kim

Actress | San wa

Hee-seon Kim was born on February 25, 1977 in Seoul, South Korea. She is an actress, known for San wa (2005), Bichunmoo (2000) and Wanee wa Junah (2001). She has been married to Ju-Young Park since October 21, 2007. They have one child.

37. Soo-Hyun Kim

Actor | Byeol-e-seo on geu-dae

Soo-Hyun Kim is one of the brightest stars in East Asia. He became a household name in South Korea in 2011, playing a country bumpkin who turned out to be a musical genius in the teen-age drama 'Dream High'.

His popularity sky-rocketed in 2012 when he starred in as the young king Lee Hwon in the ...

38. Chung-hoon Chung

Cinematographer | Ah-ga-ssi

39. Joo Won

Actor | Yong Pal

Joo Won was born on September 30, 1987 in Seoul, South Korea as Jun-Won Moon. He is an actor, known for Yong Pal (2015), Good Doctor (2013) and Gaksital (2012).

40. Tae-Hyun Cha

Actor | Yeopgijeogin geunyeo

Tae-Hyun Cha was born on March 25, 1976 in Seoul, South Korea. He is an actor and director, known for My Sassy Girl (2001), Hellowoo goseuteu (2010) and Jeon Woo Chi (2012). He has been married to Suk-Eun Choi since June 1, 2006. They have three children.

41. Hines Ward

Actor | Dynasty

Hines Ward was born on March 8, 1976 in Seoul, South Korea as Hines Ward Jr. He is an actor, known for Dynasty (2017), The NFL on CBS (1956) and NFL Monday Night Football (1970). He has been married to Lindsey Georgalas since July 27, 2014. He was previously married to Simone.

42. Yo-won Lee

Actress | Seonduk yeowang

Yo-won Lee was born on April 9, 1980 in Seoul, South Korea. She is an actress, known for Seonduk yeowang (2009), Hwa-ryeo-han-hyoo-ga (2007) and Empire of Gold (2013).

43. Hye-Sun Ku

Actress | Kkotboda namja

Hye-Sun Ku was born on November 9, 1984 in Seoul, South Korea. She is an actress and director, known for Kkotboda namja (2009), Bok-sung-a-na-mu (2011) and Yosul (2010). She has been married to Jae-Hyun Ahn since May 20, 2016.

44. Hae-In Jung

Actor | Seulgirowun Gamppangsaenghwal

Hae-In Jung was born on April 1, 1988 in Seoul, South Korea. He is an actor, known for Seulgirowun Gamppangsaenghwal (2017), Rediaeksyeon cheongchun (2014) and Samchongsa (2014).

45. Goo Jin

Actor | Madeo

Goo Jin was born on July 20, 1980 in Seoul, South Korea. He is an actor, known for Mother (2009), A Bittersweet Life (2005) and Biyeolhan geori (2006).

46. Tae-yong Kim

Director | Gajokeui tansaeng

Tae-yong Kim was born on December 9, 1969 in Seoul, South Korea. He is a director and actor, known for Gajokeui tansaeng (2006), Late Autumn (2010) and Sin-chon-jom-bi-ma-hwa (2014). He has been married to Wei Tang since July 12, 2014.

47. Ha-kyun Shin

Actor | Jigureul jikyeora!

Ha-kyun Shin was born on May 30, 1974 in Seoul, South Korea. He is an actor, known for Jigureul jikyeora! (2003), Sympathy for Mr. Vengeance (2002) and Thirst (2009).

48. Hyo-Jin Kong

Actress | Misseu Hongdangmu

Hyo-Jin Kong was born on April 4, 1980 in Seoul, South Korea. She is an actress, known for Misseu Hongdangmu (2008), Missing: Sarajin Yeoja (2016) and Gajokeui tansaeng (2006).

49. Keun-Suk Jang

Actor | Jeul-geo-woon in-saeng

Jang Keun Suk was born in Danyang County, Chungcheongbuk Province, South Korea. He was born on the 4th day of the 8th month of the Lunar Calendar in 1987 (the year of the rabbit), making his Gregorian calendar birth date 26 September 1987. He is an only child.

At the age of five, he was discovered ...

50. Yeong-hie Seo

Actress | Chugyeogja

Yeong-hie Seo was born on June 13, 1980 in Seoul, South Korea. She is an actress, known for The Chaser (2008), Kim Bok-nam salinsageonui jeonmal (2010) and Naesaengae gajang areumdawun iljuil (2005).


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