Song Kang-ho is a Korean acting superstar with an award-winning career spanning a diverse range of roles and four Korean Grand Bell Awards to his name. He rose to cult-level status for his part in the gangster comedy No. 3 (1997), and his role as a North Korean sergeant in box office smash J.S.A Joint Security Area (2000), which made him a household name. Song’s most memorable roles include Bong Joon-ho’s The Host (2006), Lee Chang-dong’s APSA Best Feature Film winner Secret Sunshine (2007), APSA-nominated The Good, The Bad, The Weird (2008) and box office hit historical drama The Face Reader (2013), which won six Grand Bell Awards, including Song’s fourth Best Actor Award.

Accolades

Song Kang-ho
Best Performance by an Actor, 2016

Song Kang-ho

The Throne (Sado)
Best Performance by an Actor, 2016

Song Kang-ho

The Throne (Sado)

Song Kang-ho is a Korean acting superstar with an award-winning career spanning a diverse range of roles and four Korean Grand Bell Awards to his…

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Films

Secret Sunshine
2007

Secret Sunshine (Miryang)

Republic of Korea
2007

Secret Sunshine (Miryang)

Winner, Best Feature Film and Best Performance by an Actress, 2007 When her husband passes away in an automobile accident, Shin-ae and her son Jun relocate…

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The Good, the Bad, the Weird
2008

The Good, the Bad, the Weird (Joheunnom Nabbeunnom Isanghannom)

Republic of Korea
2008

The Good, the Bad, the Weird (Joheunnom Nabbeunnom Isanghannom)

Winner, Achievement in Cinematography, 2008 The story of two outlaws and a bounty hunter in 1940s Manchuria and their rivalry to possess a treasure map…

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The Throne
2015

The Throne (Sado)

Republic of Korea
2015

The Throne (Sado)

One of the most prominent unsolved puzzles in Korean history are the dramatic events of a murder mystery that slowly unfolded on a sunny afternoon…

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