Park Sung-hoon is a South Korean actor. In 2023, he was announced to appear in the second season of the popular Netflix South Korean survival drama series ‘Squid Game.’
Park Sung-hoon, also known as Park Seong-hoon Ize, was born on Monday, 18 February 1985 (age 38 years; as of 2023) in Gwacheon, Gyeonggi-do, South Korea. His zodiac sign is Aquarius. He attended Gwacheon Foreign Language High School in Gwacheon. He developed an interest in acting when he was in his third year of high school. He majored in acting and film at the Dong-ah Institute of Media and Arts in South Korea. Segye Ilbo When he was studying in college, he used to perform in one theatrical production every semester.
Height (approx.): 5′ 11″
Weight (approx.): 70 kg
Hair Colour: Black
Eye Colour: Black
Body Measurements (approx.): Chest: 40″, Waist: 30″, Biceps: 12″
Parents & Siblings
His father works as a clerk at a bank. He has two elder sisters.
He is unmarried.
In March 2017, it was revealed that Park Sung-hoon was dating Ryu Hyun-kyung, a South Korean actress. Allkpop After dating each other for around six years, the couple parted ways on 5 August 2022. Naver
After he completed his graduation, he began to work at various theatre and entertainment companies. He worked at a theatre company for eight to nine months, where he liked working on the stage; however, he found it frustrating due to late-night part-time work and sleeping at the theatre. In 2009, he started working part-time at a concert hall. He made announcements and sold merchandise at the ‘Pump Boyz’ show and later, at the ‘Hedwig’ show. He also sold merchandise and worked part-time at Yoon Do-hyun Band’s concerts. Ize
In 2008, he made his acting debut on the silver screen with the South Korean historical thriller film ‘A Frozen Flower’ in which he played the cameo role of a royal guard.
He was cast in a lead role in the 2019 South Korean historical drama film ‘Forbidden Dream,’ based on a true story, in which he portrayed the character of Lee Hyang.
He made his TV debut in a minor role as Lee Seul-woo’s friend in the 2011 South Korean TV series ‘Bachelor’s Vegetable Store,’ which aired on Channel A.
He played his first lead role as Jang Go-rae in KBS2’s 2018 South Korean TV series titled ‘My Only One.’ Some of the South Korean TV series in which he is known for playing supporting roles include ‘Three Days’ (2014) aired on SBS, ‘Six Flying Dragons’ (2015) on SBS, and ‘Don’t Dare to Dream’ (2016) on SBS.
In 2011, he played the role of Motley Chan in his first theatrical production titled ‘Inside the Minke Whale.’ He has acted in numerous theatrical productions including ‘Almost, Maine’ (2013), ‘Two Weddings and a Funeral’ (2014), ‘Judo Boy’ (2015), and ‘University of Laughs’ (2015).
In 2014, he appeared as a Guide in a musical play titled ‘Marronnier Summer Festival – Can we perform tomorrow too?’
In 2021, he appeared in a cameo role as Secret Garden Parody in episode 8 of Viki’s drama series ‘Dramaworld’ season 2.
In 2022, he regained attention after playing the role of Jeon Jae-joo, a colour-blind successor of a country club, in Netflix’s popular South Korean web series ‘The Glory’ starring actress Song Hye-kyo.
- 2015: Best New Actor (Drama) for the South Korean TV series Six Flying Dragons at the Korean Culture Entertainment Awards
- 2018: Best New Actor for the South Korean TV series ‘My Only One’ (2018) and ‘Black Knight: The Man Who Guards Me’ (2017) at the KBS Drama Awards
- 2020: Excellence Award (Actor in a Miniseries) for the TV series ‘Memorials’ at the KBS Drama Awards
- 2020: Best Couple (with co-actress Nana) for the TV series ‘Memorials’ at the KBS Drama Awards
- 2021: Best Actor in Drama Special/TV Cinema for the South Korean film ‘Hee-soo’ at the KBS Drama Awards
- Actor: Lee Byung-hun
- Food: Baeksundae (blood sausage), ramen
- He is an animal lover and has a pet dog named Box.
- In 2023, he appeared with his pet dog, Box, in Dazed Korea magazine.
- In an interview, he shared that he is not good at multitasking.
- According to the Myers-Briggs Type Indicator (MBTI), his personality type is ENFP (Extroverted, Intuitive, Feeling, and Perceiving). YouTube – Harper’s Bazaar Korea
- In his leisure time, he likes to visit different restaurants and try out their food. He is also passionate about cooking.
- He follows a non-vegetarian diet.
- He is often spotted consuming alcohol in public.