Gained recognition for his work as a fashion model and for his roles on such television series as The Unstoppable High Kick and Before and After Plastic Surgery.
He began his career as a model in 2007.
After stating that he was gay on an episode of the TvN reality series Coming Out, his talent manager terminated his acting and modeling contracts, which tragically led to his suicide.
He was born and raised in Jamsil, Seoul, South Korea.
He and fellow South Korean celebrity Park Yong-ha both committed suicide in the early 2000s.