Tuesday, July 5, 2011
Men of Asianovela 101 : Hyun Bin
Hyun Bin (Korean: 현빈, also romanized as Hyeon Bin) (born Kim Tae Pyung; September 25, 1982) is a South Korean actor and singer.Hyun was born and raised in Seoul, South Korea, with his older brother. He graduated from Chung-Ang University in 2004 where he majored in Theater Studies.
He is best known for his lead roles in the dramas My Name is Kim Sam Soon (2005)
and my favorite Secret Garden (2010)
The drama tells the story of Kim Joo Won (Hyun Bin), an arrogant and eccentric CEO who maintains the image of seeming perfection, and Gil Ra Im (Ha Ji Won), a poor and humble stunt woman whose beauty and body are the object of envy amongst top actresses. Their accidental meeting, when Joo Won mistakes Ra Im for actress Park Chae Rin, marks the beginning of a tense, bickering relationship, through which Joo Won tries to hide a growing attraction to Ra Im that both confuses and disturbs him. To complicate matters further, a strange sequence of events results in them swapping bodies.
With Ha Ji Won as Gil Ra Im
Here are some of his movies!!
“Spin Kick” is basically another version of “The Bad News Bears”, where an upstart team of losers coached by a has-been must come together to defeat the Unbeatable Opponent in the Big Game.
"Come Rain Come Shine" has been selected in the main competition for the 60th Berlinale (Berlin International Film Festival).
Hyeon Bin plays a very considerate yet, hard to know kind of person. Im Soo-jeong plays the role of a woman who leaves the house because of a man. This movie is about a five years married couple and their lives playing hide-and-seek in their hearts.
Daddy-Long-Legs (Kidari ajeossi) is a 2005 South Korean romance film.It features a cameo by Hyun Bin.
A Millionaire's First Love (백만장자의 첫사랑 - Baekmanjangja-ui cheot-sarang) is a Koreanromance film released in 2006. It stars Hyun Bin and Lee Yeon Hee (이연희). Theme of this movie is "Nothing is more important than the true love of your heart."
Late Autumn (Korean: 만추; translit. Man Chu) is a South Korean film which stars Korean actor Hyun Bin and Chinese actress Tang Wei in lead roles. The film is remake of 1966 classic film with same and remade by 1982 which Kim Hye-ja in leading role. The film premiered at the2010 Toronto International Film Festival.