South Korean television actor known for roles on such series as "Tree of Heaven," and "Swallow the Sun."
He received the SBS Acting Award in 2004, which recognized him as a rising star of South Korean television.
He completed his mandatory South Korean military service in 2012
He is the brother of actress Kim Tae-hee.
He is a contemporary of Steven Yeun, a South Korean television actor who has appeared in several American series.