|Park Bo-gum Quick Info|
|Height||5 ft 11¾ in|
|Date of Birth||June 16, 1993|
|Eye Color||Dark Brown|
Park Bo-gum is a South Korean actor and singer who is known for having been cast in a number of shows and movies such as Wonderful Mama, Love in the Moonlight, Naeil’s Cantabile, Hello Monster, Bridal Mask, Runway Cop, The Admiral, A Hard Day, Coin Locker Girl, and I Remember You. He has also won several awards for his artistic talents and some of them are KBS Drama Award, 14th KBS Entertainment Award, 16th Top Chinese Music Award, and 4th Annual DramaFever Award. Moreover, Park Bo-gum has also amassed a huge fan base on social media as he enjoys more than 2.5 million followers on Twitter.
Seoul, South Korea
Park Bo-gum attended Seoul Mokdong Middle School and then graduated from Shinmok High School in 2012. He also studied at Myongji University where he got enrolled as a Musical Theater undergraduate in March 2014 and received his bachelor’s degree in the year 2018.
- Siblings – Park Bo-gum has 2 older siblings.
Park Bo-gum is represented by Blossom Entertainment.
5 ft 11¾ in or 182 cm
70 kg or 154.5 lbs
Race / Ethnicity
Park Bo-gum is of South Korean descent.
- Charming smile
- Lean body
- Prominent Adam’s apple
- Long neck
Park Bo-gum has done endorsement work for a couple of brands such as Coca-Cola.
Park Bo-gum Facts
- He was in 4th grade when his mother passed away.
- His name “Bo-gum” means ‘precious sword’.
- Growing up, Park Bo-gum wanted to pursue a career in music and become a singer-songwriter. However, after someone suggested that he would do better in acting, he took the suggestion and has been flourishing as an actor ever since.
- He was in kindergarten when he began learning the piano. He has also been a pianist as well as a choir member at church.
- As a singer, he has released some singles such as Let’s go see the stars, Bloomin, and My Person.
- Park Bo-gum appeared as Bae Soo-bong in the epic action-war film, The Admiral: Roaring Currents in 2014. Directed by Kim Han-min, the film is based on the epic Battle of Myeongnyang and its lead cast comprised of actors Choi Min-sik, Ryu Seung-ryong, and Cho Jin-woong.
- In 2015, he was cast as Park Seok-hyun in the drama film, Coin Locker Girl, alongside the likes of Kim Hye-soo, Kim Go-eun, Uhm Tae-goo, and Go Kyung-pyo. For this role, he won several awards and nominations such as the 11th Max Movie Award in the “Rising Star” category and 52nd Baeksang Arts Award in the “Most Popular Actor, Film” as well as “Best New Actor, Film” categories.
- Park Bo-gum shares a friendly bond with BTS‘s V and Song Joong-ki.
- He starred as Lee Yeong in the historical coming-of-age romantic-comedy TV series, Love in the Moonlight, in 2016 and won the 30th KBS Drama Award in the “Top Excellence, Actor” category.
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