Park Chan-wook

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Birthday
23, 1963
Birthplace
South Korea
Birth Sign
Virgo
Birthday
23, 1963 (age 56)
Birthplace
South Korea

About

Director of visually stunning, brutal films such as Oldboy, Thirst, and Joint Security Area.

Before Fame

He studied philosophy at Sogang University where he started a film club called the Sogang Film Community.

Trivia

He was a noted film critic with several publications to his name.

Family Life

His brother Park Chan-kyong was also a director.

Associated With

He was admired by Pulp Fiction director Quentin Tarantino who pushed for Oldboy to win the Palme d'Or at the Cannes Film Festival.