Best known for his starring role as Dong-hae on the South Korean television series Smile Again, this popular actor also appeared on the dramas Empress Ki, Bachelor's Vegetable Store, and Warrior Baek Dong-soo.
At the start of his entertainment career, he performed in numerous musical theater productions. He appeared on his first television series, I Like You, in 2008.
He was featured in music videos by artists T-ara, Kara, and Lena Park.
A native of Anyang, South Korea, he studied drama at Dankook University.
He co-starred with Park Min-young on the series Healer from 2014 to 2015.