After receiving modeling awards at both the Korean Fashion Photographers' Association Awards and the Korean Best Dresser Swan Awards, this prominent runway and print model pursued a career as an actor. His television credits include episodes of MBN's Vampire Idol and KBS2's White Christmas.
He made his modeling debut in a 2006 runway show for fashion designer Jung Wook-jun's collection.
In 2014, he was cast in a starring role in a South Korean cable series called High School King of Savvy.
He and his younger sister grew up in Seoul, South Korea.
He and actress Lee Se-young both appeared in a 2013 movie titled Horror Stories 2.