Kim Bum aka Kim Sang-bum is a proficient South Korean actor, model & singer. Kim Bum has poised to climb to the tops of K-drama stardom, proving himself to be chameleon with his various roles.
His international fans recognized him as So Yi-Jun from ‘Boys Over Flowers’.
- Birthday: July 7, 1989 (age 29)
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- Nationality: South Korean
- Profession: Actor, dancer, model, and singer
Kim Bum Girlfriend – Wife and Kids
Kim Bum isn’t married but is in a healthy relationship with a fellow actress. With no presence of wife, Kim is dating girlfriend Oh Yeon-seon at this moment. Earlier this, Kim was in a seven-month-long relationship with ‘Goddess of Fire’ co-star, Moon Geun-young.
Love-struck couple publically confirmed their blooming affection in March 2018.
Born Kim Sang-bum in Seoul, South Korea, his family consists of parents, and a younger sister.
While growing up playing football, he excelled in sports while also maintaining good grades.
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- Marital Status: Unmarried
Having fascinated after attending the ‘Korean Film Award’, the future actor and performer Kim entered a competition called ‘Survival Star Audition’ in his teen years and advanced very well. Unfortunately, he couldn’t proceed with the competition because he was under 20.
However, the show gained him much notice and opened many doors from acting agencies.
A graduate of Chung-Ang University, Kim’s recent dating scene has created sensation has created waves among his fans. The rumor of Kim dating actress Oh Yeon-Seo circulated when they were recently spotted on a romantic date.
Their growing friendship quickly progressed to a romantic relationship after being instantly smitten with each other.
Kim Bum Age and Height
Standing 5 feet 11 in (181cm) tall, Kim Bum has a slim built with 66 kg body weight. He is a poster actor who possesses a winning smile and amicable personality.
He is popular for his sweet and playful personality-but this model-turned-actor is definitely attractive as well!
Whether he is playing a typical boyfriend, like he did in ‘Boys Over Flower’ or suspense character, as he did in ‘The Beloved’, he’s our top favorite.
- Height: 5 feet 11 in (181cm)
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- Plastic Surgery: N/A
- Weight: 66 kg (146 pounds)
The embodiment of tall, sophisticated and handsome, Kim, with his signature sweet smile, soothing voice, and chinky eyes, he is always a delight to watch. Not just because he has got good-looks or great acting ability, but because he has a hard-rock body, achieved from an intense workout.
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The teen heartthrobs’ profile is full of spectacular photos, displaying his daily chores in between his busy yet high-end lifestyle.
Kim Bum TV shows – Boys Over Flowers, Hidden Identity, High Kick! and More
Bum’s filmography ranges from melodrama to action, comedy to horror & modern to historical.
He is a genuine sweetheart who began acting with the secondary role but his scene-stealing character in MBC’s drama ‘East of Eden’ brought him in the rank of a seasoned actor winning Korean Drama Awards for the role.
- 2008-2009- Gained recognition for playing Netizen Popularity Award-winning role of 15-year-old named Dong-Chul on MBC’s drama ‘East of Eden’
- 2009- Earned popularity throughout Asia after playing the part of So Yi-jung in hit Korean drama ‘Boys Over Flowers’
- 2011- Attained further fame with his secondary role in Noh Hee-Kyung’s fantasy melodrama ‘Padam Padam’
- 2012-2015- Focused on a solo debut album and overseas activities, released first studio album called ‘Hometown’ and performing in his 1st solo concert, ‘Kim Beom Japan Live’
- 2013- Gave his Chinese film debut with ‘Young Detective Dee: Rise of the Sea Dragon’, the highest grossing Chinese film of the year
- 2015- Starred in two Chinese movies, romantic comedy ‘Lovers & Movies’ & suspense ‘The Beloved’
- 2015- Made his comeback to Korean’s drama with a small-screen role in crime thriller ‘Hidden Identity and earned praise for playing a villain in ‘Mrs. Cop 2’ following year
- 2018- Marked comeback to Korean cinemas after four years with adventure comedy ‘Detective K: Secret of the Living Dead’
Kim Bum Net Worth and Salary
How much is Kim Bum net worth? Kim Bum is a South Korean actor, dancer, model, and singer who has a net worth of $12 million.
He is today one of the most popular actors in Korea and China. Not only playing a variety of roles earned him global acclaim, both literally and figuratively, has made him a rich man with a net worth of millions.
For someone in the late 20s, accumulating multi-million dollar net worth is a huge deal but if you consider the dedication and hard-work invested in, then it might not surprise you!
- Net Worth: $12 million
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