Hwang Jeong-min

황정민 / Hwang Jung Min (Hwang Jeong Min)

Hwang Jung-min(born September 1, 1970) is a South Korean actor.

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 Hwang Jeong-min's Career

He then starred in various musicals and plays in Daehangno such asJesus Christ SuperstarandCats.

His big break came when he was cast inWaikiki Brothers, a 2001 film that was a sleeper hit in Korea. In his role as a hopeless drummer, Hwang left a strong impression and earned favorable reviews, with director Yim Soon-rye calling him "an uncut gemstone."

,A Good Lawyer's Wife,Heaven's SoldiersandA Bittersweet Life.

You Are My Sunshine. Hwang explains that he was "moved by the tale of the genuine love between two people. I agreed with the director's idea of showing it as pure love, like an uncut gem, without sloppily adding to it or embellishing it."

, many were moved by his now-famous speech: "All I did was add a spoon to a dinner table that had already been prepared by others."

Bloody Tie,Black House,Happiness,A Man Who Was SupermanandPrivate Eye.

The Wedding SingerandMan of La Mancha.Hwang says, "A movie is the art of a director but the play is the art of an actor."

He later returned to TV in the 2012 cable dramaKorean Peninsula, but it was less successful.

The Unjust(2010) andNew World(2013), the latter for which his performance was singled out byThe New York Times.

All for Love, and he reunited with her in the 2012 box office hitDancing Queen,and 2013 queer filmIn My End Is My Beginning(which was expanded from a short film in 2009'sFive Senses of Eros).

Assassins, which he also starred in.

In 2014, Hwang said that he chose to star in romance dramaMan in Loveto support diversity in the Korean film industry, and because he wanted to show the human side of his character, a terminally ill gangster who falls in love for the first time.

director Ryoo Seung-wan in 2015 forVeteran, playing a hot-tempered police detective tracking an arrogant and heartless chaebol heir.

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 Hwang Jeong-min's Personal life

They have a son named Hwang Sae-hyun.

His younger brother is music director /composer Hwang Sang-jun.

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 Hwang Jeong-min's Filmography



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  • "One's Way Back" (Naul, 2005)

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 Hwang Jeong-min's Theater

  • Okepi (Orchestra Pit)(2015-2016)
  • Assassins(2012-2013)
  • Man of La Mancha(2012)
  • The Wedding Singer(2009-2010)
  • University of Laughs(2008-2009)
  • Nine(2008)
  • 42nd Street(2004)
  • Tommy(2001)
  • Cats(1999)
  • Moskito(1999)
  • Jesus Christ Superstar(1997)
  • Gaeddongi(1997-1998)
  • Blood Brothers(1997)
  • Line 1(1995-1996, 2000, 2006)

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 Hwang Jeong-min's Discography

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 Hwang Jeong-min's Awards

  • 2015 : 52nd Grand Bell Awards - Best Actor (Ode to My Father)
  • 2015 : 35th Golden Cinema Festival - Grand Prize (Daesang) in Acting (Ode to My Father)
  • 2015 : 15th Director's Cut Awards - Best Actor (Ode to My Father)
  • 2013 : Korea Film Actor's Association Awards - Korea's Top Film Star
  • 2013 : 34th Blue Dragon Film Awards - Best Actor (New World)
  • 2013 : 22nd Buil Film Awards - Best Actor (New World)
  • 2011 : 15th Fantasia Festival - Best Actor (shared with Ryoo Seung-bum ,The Unjust)
  • 2011 : 45th Taxpayers' Day - Presidential Commendation
  • 2009 : 4th Golden Ticket Awards - Best Actor in a Stage Play
  • 2007 : 28th Blue Dragon Film Awards - Popular Star Award (Happiness)
  • 2006 : 7th Busan Film Critics Awards - Best Actor (Bloody Tie)
  • 2006 : 29th Golden Cinematography Awards - Best Actor (You Are My Sunshine)
  • 2006 : 3rd Max Movie Awards - Best Actor (You Are My Sunshine)
  • 2005 : 4th Korean Film Awards - Best Actor (You Are My Sunshine)
  • 2005 : 4th Korean Film Awards - Best Supporting Actor (A Bittersweet Life)
  • 2005 : 26th Blue Dragon Film Awards - Best Actor (You Are My Sunshine)
  • 2005 : 26th Blue Dragon Film Awards - Best Couple Award (You Are My Sunshine)
  • 2005 : 42nd Grand Bell Awards - Best Supporting Actor (A Bittersweet Life)
  • 2002 : 5th Director's Cut Awards - Best New Actor (Road Movie)
  • 2002 : 22nd Korean Association of Film Critics Awards - Best New Actor (Road Movie)
  • 2002 : 23rd Blue Dragon Film Awards - Best New Actor (Road Movie)
  • 2002 : 3rd Busan Film Critics Awards - Best New Actor (Road Movie)
  • 2002 : 1st Korean Film Awards - Best Supporting Actor (Waikiki Brothers)

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 Hwang Jeong-min's References

  1. Jung, Jae-wal (30 November 2001). "See Him, Hear Him Sing 6 Solos". Korea JoongAng Daily. Retrieved 2013-07-14. 
  2. Choi, Min-woo (2 April 2006). "Line 1 still running smooth at 3,000 shows". Korea JoongAng Daily. Retrieved 2013-03-24.
  3. Park, Min-young (14 March 2011). "Icon of Korean theater celebrates 20th anniversary". The Korea Herald. Retrieved 2013-03-24.
  4. Choi, Ji-eun (31 December 2009). "Focus: The 16 Stars of 2009 - Part 1". 10Asia. Retrieved 2013-03-24.
  5. Kim, Heung-suk (29 January 2015). "People: The Face of the Father in Today’s Society". Korean Cinema Today. Retrieved 2015-04-05. 
  6. "Hwang Jeong-min - Acting from the Heart". The Chosun Ilbo. 2 October 2005. Retrieved 2013-03-24.
  7. Kang, Myoung-seok (10 November 2010). "Hwang Jung-min's Music Picks". 10Asia. Retrieved 2013-04-28. 
  8. "Actor can't hide his truthful eyes". Korea JoongAng Daily. 27 June 2007. Retrieved 2013-03-24.
  9. Lee, Hyo-won (5 May 2011). "Hwang Jung-min returns as reporter". The Korea Times. Retrieved 2013-03-24. 
  10. Chung, Ah-young (16 October 2007). "Actor Hwang Jung-min Returns to Stage". The Korea Times. Retrieved 2013-03-24.
  11. Chung, Ah-young (1 January 2008). "Actor Hwang Grows Into Mature Role in Musical". The Korea Times. Retrieved 2013-03-24.
  12. Lee, Ho-jeong (17 January 2008). "Tough life for lothario with too many lovers". Korea JoongAng Daily. Retrieved 2013-03-24.
  13. Chung, Ah-young (21 October 2008). "Actor Hwang to Star in New Play". The Korea Times. Retrieved 2013-03-24.
  14. Chung, Ah-young (22 September 2009). "Musical 'Wedding Singer' to Premiere in Seoul". The Korea Times. Retrieved 2013-03-24.
  15. Kwon, Mee-yoo (15 April 2012). "Hwang Jung-min to play Don Quixote in musical". The Korea Times. Retrieved 2013-03-24.
  16. Han, Sang-hee (28 April 2009). "Kim and Hwang Team up as Accidental Couple". The Korea Times. Retrieved 2013-03-24.
  17. Oh, Jean (29 April 2009). "More romantic comedy for prime time". The Korea Herald. Retrieved 2013-03-24. 
  18. Sung, So-young (29 April 2010). "Film giants shift gears with new release". Korea JoongAng Daily. Retrieved 2013-03-24.
  19. Lee, Ji-hye (20 April 2010). "Traces of Lee Jun-ik's work in Blades of Blood". 10Asia. Retrieved 2013-03-24.
  20. Catsoulis, Jeannette (21 March 2013). "In South Korea, Gangsters in Good Suits". The New York Times. Retrieved 2013-04-17. 
  21. "2012.2.10 NOW Playing: Dancing Queen (12)". Korea JoongAng Daily. 10 February 2012. Retrieved 2013-04-17. 
  22. Lee, Claire (10 December 2012). "Big-name musicals in for the holiday season". The Korea Herald. Retrieved 2013-04-17. 
  23. Jung, Hyun-mok; Jang, Sung-ran (18 April 2013). "Hwang Jung-min is a jack of all trades". Korea JoongAng Daily. Retrieved 2013-04-18. 
  24. Jung, Ji-won (14 February 2014). "Hwang Jung-min, a man in love with acting". Korea JoongAng Daily. Retrieved 2014-02-16. 
  25. Lee, Ji-hye (29 December 2014). "ODE TO MY FATHER Leading Man HWANG Jung-min: "I wanted to present a realistic portrayal of all fathers in Korea"". Korean Cinema Today. Retrieved 2015-01-04. 
  26. Lee, Ji-hye (29 January 2015). "ODE TO MY FATHER HWANG Jung-min: "I wanted to revive the lives of all fathers through my performance"". Korean Film Biz Zone. Retrieved 2015-04-05. 
  27. "Actor Hwang Jung-min: Moviegoers most important in choosing script". Yonhap. 24 July 2015. Retrieved 2015-07-30. 
  28. http://variety.com/2015/film/asia/korea-box-office-himalayas-christmas-1201668151/
  29. http://koreajoongangdaily.joins.com/news/article/Article.aspx?aid=3013063
  30. "영화배우 황정민 15년지기 김미혜와 화촉" (in Korean). Star News. 6 September 2004. Retrieved 2013-03-24.
  31. "황정민 아내 뮤지컬배우 김미혜씨, 미모가 대단해요!" (in Korean). Daum. 24 January 2008. Retrieved 2013-03-24.

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