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Kim Soo Hyun: Net Worth, Relation, Age, Full Bio & More

Kim Soo Hyun

The life of Kim Soo Hyun

Kim Soo Hyun is a renowned South Korean actor and is also one of the highest-paid actors. His mother convinced him to join acting classes to help him be more extroverted and less shy. Later he starred in many films and television dramas which gained him more popularity. His Instagram following count is 11.9 million.

He was born on February 16th, 1988. He is from Seoul, South Korea. He also had a keen interest in bowling, where he received many trophies as well. He was a shy person because his mother encouraged him to be a part of acting skills, and then there was no turning back after that. 

In 2007 Kim Soo Hyun made his first debut with the family kimchi cheese smile as a supporting actor. In the year 2008, he was a lead actor in the youth drama “Jungle fish.” The drama received many awards later. 

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Quick Bio

Birth nameKim Soo Hyun
Born16th February 1988
Gender Male
ProfessionSouth Korean actor
Birth SignAquarius 
CountrySouth Korea
Nationality South Korean
Hair colorBlack
Eye colorDark brown
Sexual Orientation Straight
High SchoolNot known
CollegeChunky Ang University 
Net Worth$25 million


Genre Drama, romance
WorksTale of Nokru


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What is the success story of Kim Soo Hyun?

  • To overcome his shyness, his mother convinced him to join an acting class. Kim Soo Hyun made his first performance on Shakespeare’s comedy A Midsummer Night’s Dream. He then started performing in the theatres, which was a great start for his career.
  • He gave his first television debut in a supporting role with a kimchi cheese smile in 2007.
  • In 2008 he was a lead actor in the youth drama “Jungle fish” He has also been a part of food-based shows where he was a host. He has also been a part of short movies such as Cherry Blossom.
  • The short film “Worst Friends” won the Best Film in Social Drama Award, where he was a lead actor in the year 2009.
  • In 2009, he co-hosted Kara’s Han Seung-Yeon for “ Boys and Girls music Countdown.”
  • In 2011, he was a part of a tern musical drama Dream High which became a super hit.  It was one of the highest-rated dramas, which also won numerous international awards. 
  • The drama Moon Embracing the sun was one of the best dramas, making him more renowned. The drama was a super hit, and it was a great thing for his career. 
  • He made his first big-screen debut with The thieves, and it was the second-highest-rated movie in the Korean film industry.
  • Later he left the industry for some time, during which he worked as a military serviceman for 21 months.
  • He was back in the industry in the year 2019, and he continued giving hits.

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Personal Information

What is the physical relationship of Kim Soo Hyun?

Kim Soo Hyun is an actor with a height of 5’11”,  black hair, and dark brown eyes. He is an attractive, handsome man dedicated to his work.


What is the relationship status of Kim Soo Hyun?

There has been no information about Kim Soo Hyun being in any relationship. At the moment, he is single.

Net Worth

What is Kim Soo Hyun’s net worth?

  • With a net worth of $25 million, Kim Soo Hyun has been one of the most successful actors. According to sources, it is known that he charges $164,000 per episode. 
  • His dramas, movies, and short films are always loved by the audience. His versatile acting and hard work have added more to his wealth.


  • Kim Soo Hyun is from Seoul, South Korea
  • He was believed to be a shy and introverted person before he came to the acting field.
  • He loves bowling, for which he has won many awards too.

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