Jeong Jin-yeong

정진영 / Jung Jin Young (Jeong Jin Yeong)

Jung Jin-young( Hangul : 정진영; born November 19, 1964) is a South Korean actor.He has starred in numerous films, includingHi! Dharma!,Bunt,andThe Case of Itaewon Homicide. But Jung is best known for his frequent collaborations with director Lee Joon-ik , namelyOnce Upon a Time in a Battlefieldand its sequelBattlefield Heroes,The Happy Life,Sunny,and particularly for his role as King Yeonsan in the hugely successfulKing and the Clown.Jung also appeared in the television seriesThe Kingdom of The Winds,Dong Yi,Brain,andLove Rain.

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 Jeong Jin-yeong's Personal life

He is married and has one son.

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 Jeong Jin-yeong's Filmography



Year Korean Title Title Role Network Notes With
2007 거침없이 하이킥 Unstoppable High Kick! Himself MBC Cameo (ep. 108)None
2008 바람의 나라 The Kingdom of The Winds King Yuri KBS2Main Cast
2010 동이 Dong Yi Seo Yong-gi MBC
2011 영도다리를 건너다 Crossing the Yengdo Bridge Baek Ik-dukKBS2 Lead Role Jung Eun-chae
2011-2012 브레인 Brain Kim Sang-chulMain Cast None
2012 사랑비 Love Rain Seo In-ha Lee Mi-sook
2012-2013 전우치 Jeon Woo-chi Jeon Woo-chi's Teacher Cameo (ep. 1 &6)None
2014 엔젤 아이즈 Angel Eyes Yoon Jae-bum SBSMain Cast
2015-2016 화려한 유혹 Glamorous Temptation Kang Suk-hyun MBC

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Year Korean Title Title Role Network Notes
2002-2006 그것이 알고 싶다 I Want to Know Himself/MC SBS Main Host
2011 다큐스페셜 MBC Documentary Special Himself/Narrator MBC Narrator
휴먼 서바이벌 도전자 Human Survival Challenger in Hawaii Himself/MC KBS2 Main Host
I Am a Singer 2 Himself/MC MBC Main Host
런닝맨 Running Man Himself SBS Guest (ep. 26)

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 Jeong Jin-yeong's Book

  • 꼬마삼총사 하롱하롱 탐험대 (1990)

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 Jeong Jin-yeong's Awards

  • 1998 19th Blue Dragon Film Awards : Best Supporting Actor (A Promise)
  • 1999 36th Grand Bell Awards : Best Supporting Actor (A Promise)
  • 2008 31st Golden Cinematography Awards: Most Popular Actor (Sunny)
  • 2008 KBS Drama Awards : Excellence Award, Actor in a Miniseries (The Kingdom of The Winds)
  • 2011 33rd Golden Cinematography Awards: Best Actor (Battlefield Heroes)
  • 2011 KBS Drama Awards : Excellence Award, Actor in a Miniseries (Brain)
  • 2015 MBC Drama Awards : Top Excellence Award, Actor in a Longseries (Glamorous Temptation)

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 Jeong Jin-yeong's References

  1. "JUNG Jin-young". Korean Film Council. 2013-05-21. Retrieved 2013-05-21. 
  2. Kim, Tae-jong (24 April 2007). "Movies Reflect on Contemporary Fathers". The Korea Times. Retrieved 2013-05-21. 
  3. Lee, Hyo-won (11 September 2007). "Middle-Aged Men Escape, Onscreen". The Korea Times. Retrieved 2013-05-21. 
  4. Lee, Hyo-won (1 July 2008). "Sunny to Bring New Light to Vietnam War". The Korea Times. Retrieved 2013-05-21. 
  5. Lee, Seung-jae (22 December 2005). "The King and the Clown Is Story of Everyman". The Dong-a Ilbo. Retrieved 2013-05-21. 
  6. "The King and the Clown Bursts with Sheer Energy". The Chosun Ilbo. 3 January 2006. Retrieved 2013-05-21. 
  7. Lee, Jun-ho (9 January 2006). "What Drove the King Crazy?". OhmyNews International. Retrieved 2013-05-21. 
  8. Paquet, Darcy (21 March 2006). "King and the Clown". OhmyNews International. Retrieved 2013-05-21. 
  9. Han, Sang-hee (21 March 2010). "Will Dong-yi Become Next Jewel in the Palace?". The Korea Times. Retrieved 2013-05-21. 
  10. Lee, Ji-hye (7 May 2010). "Han Hyo-joo says she "hold fast" to her role in Dong Yi". 10Asia. Retrieved 2013-05-21. 
  11. Noh, Hyun-gi (9 November 2011). "Medical dramas making comeback to small screen". The Korea Times. Retrieved 2013-05-21. 

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