Song Kang is one of the most-noticed young actors in Korea. He repeatedly has successful film projects and receives love from the audience.
Who is Song Kang?
Song Kang is a Korean actor and model with a free-scandal personal life and his acting is considered quite impressive. He entered the showbiz through a dozen of supporting roles and gradually proved himself through the main roles in dramas and movies. Song Kang is loved by the audience not only because of his acting ability but also the way he expresses himself, a bit naive, shy but very cute. Song made his drama debut in 2017 in The Liar and His Lover and made his film debut in 2018 in the fantasy film Beautiful Vampire. He is already preparing for his next drama.
Biography of Song Kang
- Real Name: Song Kang (송강)
- Date of birth: April 23, 1994
- Zodiac: Taurus
- Hometown: Seoul, South Korea
- Height: 184cm
- Profession: Actor, model
- Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/songkang_b/?hl=en
- Famous works: Love Alarm, Sweet Home, Beautiful Vampire, The Liar and His Lover, …
Song Kang was born and grew up in the capital Seoul – Korea, he started acting quite late compared to his peers. Song Kang’s orientation as an actor was determined when the actor watched the role of Leonardo DiCaprio’s Jack in the movie Titanic.
In 2017, at the age of 23, Song Kang appeared in The Liar And His Lover in the supporting role. His outstanding charm and appearance helped Song Kang known to the audience and paved the way for his acting career.
Some years later, Song Kang are aware of his late entry into the entertainment industry, so he works hard to receive many different roles. The actor’s acting ability is highly appreciated and always improves through each role, regardless of whether the actor’s participation is successful or not.
Song Kang and his popular films
In a short time, Song Kang has changed from a little-known rookie actor to a promising face. He has many movie projects that are welcomed by audiences, such as Love Alarm, Sweet Home or Navillera, which is airing on tvN and Netflix. In the movie, Song Kang plays a talented but disheartened ballet dancer.
Song Kang collaborated with veteran actor Park In Hwan. Park In Hwan plays Sim Deok Chool, a 70-year-old retired mailman. After attending an old friend’s funeral, he stumbled across a ballet studio and saw young dancer Chae Rok practicing. Chae Rok’s energetic image reminds Deok Chool of his love and passion for ballet. It was the life-long dream he wanted but Deok Chool could not pursue because of the pressure of life.To play a ballet dancer in the drama, Song had to learn ballet. Navillera is based on the webtoon of the same name and focuses on the bonding between two men of different generations.
Song Kang’s acting is once again praised for. Before that, he had an important turning point, which was highly appreciated by professionals and the public through the horror film Sweet Home. The boy born in 1994 fully portrays a character with many complicated psychological developments, depression and madness.
Excellent acting, handsome appearance, outstanding height of 1.86 m and the success from Love Alarm, Sweet Home, Navillera, all earned Song Kang the title of new generation male god of the Korean entertainment. He is sought-after by many film production teams.
Sports Chosun reported that on March 9, Park Min Young and Song Kang are considering joining jTBC’s Cruel Story of Office Romance. The film belongs to the genre of love romance. The actors’ agency, Namoo Actors, confirmed that they received an offer from the production unit, but have not made a decision. If both accept, Song Kang will collaborate with senior actress.
Taking advantage of current popularity, Song Kang continuously receives new movies. In early March, the actor confirmed his participation in the drama I Know But with Han So Hee.
Song Kang in reality: cold outside and shy inside
Besides acting, Song Kang often appears as a model on the catwalk and on the covers of magazines. From visual to fashion sense, he exudes a cold, masculine look, but in fact, he is quite shy and introverted.
Joining the reality show with many famous celebs such as national MC Yoo Jae Suk, Jennie, … Song Kang showed a completely different side with his characters in films, very cute and a bit … stupid. The actor captured the audience’s heart with his innocent, cute and shy gestures.
An interesting secret Song Kang once shared was that the actor was unable to concentrate and was quite confused just because he heard the laughter of the staff members during filming. This caused a great hindrance to psychology and work, but in the end Song Kang solved that weakness and focused on transforming into the character.
Although he took part in acting quite late compared to many other co-stars, Song Kang still gradually built up an image of a real actor in the hearts of the audience. The actor always considers appropriate scrips to bring the audience the best and most interesting works.