Kim Jeong Hoon

김정훈,金楨勳

Kim Jeong Hoon(born January 20, 1980), also known in Japan as "John Hoon", is a South Korean singer and actor. He initially rose to fame as a member of Korean duo UN debuting with the singleVoice Mailin 2000. After the duo disbanded in 2005, his fame increased as an actor starring in Goong , a drama based on comic book of the same name.

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  • by jaicoree  -  April 16, 2017 11:37 AM

    Kim Jung Hoon opens up about UN's disbandment with 'International bnt'

    ActorKim Jung Hoonrecently sat down for a pictorial and interview with'International bnt',where he had an honest talk about his career and lifestyle.

  • by withdonut  -  January 9, 2017 10:46 AM

    Upcoming Korean drama "Unique Men and Women"

    Added the upcoming Korean drama"Unique Men and Women"'s page to HanCinema database"Unique Men and Women"(2016)Directed byKim Seong-deokWithKim Jeong-hoon,Park Han-byeol,Park Jin-joo,Hyomin,...SynopsisA romantic drama about three men and women in a shared house.Broadcast starting …

  • by asian  -  December 28, 2016 12:02 AM

    Kim Jung Hoon talks about possibility of a UN reunion

    Singer-turned-actorKim Jung Hoon, who is most well known for 'Princess Hours (Goong),' appeared on 'Hello' on December 26 and talked about the possibility of his former duo groupUNreuniting!A lot of first generation idols likeg.o.d, Sechskies,andS.E.Shave made returns, soLee Young Jaasked about a po…

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 Kim Jeong Hoon's Career

He debuted as a member of Korean duo UN in 2000, an acronym for "United N-generation". After six years of success, the duo officially announced that they were disbanding in September 2005, and Hoon announced that he was going to pursue an acting career instead.Hoon had stated that the conditions of the Korean music industry prevented him from pursuing music he truly wanted to do.

He originally wanted to be a laboratory researcher. Hoon did not realize that he would become an actor and singer. By 2005 he had already begun starring in Korean dramas , such as sitcomOrangeand 남과 여 (A Man and a Woman) in 2004. He had said his final dream is to become a renowned movie director .

He previously attended Seoul National University (College of Dentistry) until he dropped out to focus on his acting career and became a student in Chung-Ang University , where he majors was acting. He is also famous in Korean showbiz because of his intelligence (IQ~146)

On April 28, 2009, he left the public for mandatory military service of two years.80000 of Kim Jeong-hoon's fans from Japan, Korea, Turkey and China gathered to see him off to serve the country.

After serving two years in military, Kim Jung Hoon returned to civilian life on February 28, 2011.

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 Kim Jeong Hoon's Filmography

TV drama

YearFilmRoleNotes
2002 Orange (오렌지) SBS
2004 SBS
X-Man Korean Variety Show
2006 Goong(궁) Lee Yul Goon MBC
Lee Yoon Soo KBS2
Angel (會有天使替我愛你) Guest Appearance
2007 Witch Yoo Hee Yoo Jun Ha SBS
2008 Love Strategy (恋爱兵法) Jin Zhen Hao / Kim Jung Ho Hunan TV
2011 I need Romance Kim Sung Soo TVN (Korean Cable channel)
2012 Dummy Mommy Lee Je Ha SBS

Film

YearFilmRoleNotes
2004 DMZ (bimujang jidae) Kim Ji-hun
Sh!t Up (Kkabuljima) Myung-seok Kwon
2009 Cafe Seoul Korean-Japan movie
2011 Final Blow

Music Video Appearances

  • "Don't Cry" by Paran
  • "2nd Story" by RAN

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 Kim Jeong Hoon's Discography

  • Mini-Album (at UN Years) - Best Album [2006]
  • 1st Mini-Album - 5 Stella Lights [25.10.2006]
  • 1st Single - Sad Song [28.02.2007]
  • 2nd Single - Boku Wa Kimi Wo Aishiteru [16.05.2007]
  • 3rd Single - Kimi ni Deatta Hi Kara [05.09.2007]
  • 1st Album - Bokutachi Itsuka Mata... ~ETERNITY~ [17.10.2007]
  • 4th Single - Sakura TEARS [20.02.2008]
  • 5th Single - Kimi wo Mamoritai [16.07.2008]
  • 6th Single - You Are Not Alone [01.10.2008]
  • 2nd Album - Kyo mo Atarashii Yume wo Miru [05.11.2008]
  • 7th Single - Blue Moon [01.07.2009]
  • 1st Single Korea - In Your Eyes [03.09.2009]
  • 1st Single Korea - In Your Eyes [16.12.2009] Japan Version
  • 8th Single - Rainy Flash [20.01.2010]
  • 9th Single - Al Dente [18.08.2010]
  • 3rd Album - Machi [17.11.2010]
  • 1st Mini Album - Present [16.04.2011]

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 Kim Jeong Hoon's Notes and references

  1. ^Korean website
  2. ^ab"김정훈 탤런트, 가수" (in Korean).Naver Profiles. 12 March 2010. http://people.search.naver.com/search.naver?sm=tab_txc&where=people_profile&ie=utf8&query=%EA%B9%80%EC%A0%95%ED%9B%88&os=157997. Retrieved 6 August 2011. 
  3. ^쉘 위 토크 드라마 ‘궁’ 김정훈
  4. ^29일 공식 해체 UN 김정훈, 장래 포부는 영화감독
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