Who is Uhm Tae-woong?
Uhm Tae-woong is a South Korean actor who made his debut in 1998. Initially, he only participated in small dramas with small roles, but after Uhm Tae-woong starred in the romantic comedy Delightful Girl Choon-Hyang, people started to recognize his name. For a while, he was mainly recognized through his sister’s popularity, Uhm Jung-hwa, who was already known as an actress and singer.
Some movies and dramas that starred Uhm Tae-woong include Resurrection, The Devil, Forever the Moment, Chaw, etc. So, if you guys want to know more about this actor, Channel Korea will introduce you and share all you need to know about him!
Uhm Tae-woong’s Movie List
For you guys who haven’t watch Uhm Tae-woong’s movies yet, here’s the full list. So, make sure you watch them later!
|2003||Spring Bears Love||Lee Young-seok|
|2005||Another Public Enemy||Song Jung-hoon|
|2006||Family Ties||Lee Hyung-chul|
|2008||Forever the Moment||Ahn Seung-pil|
|2009||Chaw||Police Officer Kim|
|2010||Cyrano Agency||Lee Byeong-hoon|
|2012||Never Ending Story||Kang Dong-joo|
|2012||Architecture 101||Lee Seung-min (present)|
|2017||Fork Lane||Kim Gang-il|
Uhm Tae-woong’s General Profile
Uhm Tae-woong was born on April 5, 1974, in Jaechon, South Chungcheong. He is currently 44 years old, and his zodiac sign is Aries. His father Uhm Jin-ok was a music teacher and passed away when he was young, and his mother is Yoo Gyeong-sook. Uhm Tae-woong was the youngest child of 3. His sister Uhm Jung-hwa is a singer and actress.
Uhm Tae-woong continued his education in Kyungmin College and majored in theater. He also joined a performing arts course at Kookmin University. He decided to major in theater because a girl who he was once interested in was in the program. Uhm Tae-woong also loves to swim, ride horses, ride motorcycles, and scuba dive.
Uhm Tae-woong’s Wife
For all of his fangirls, the news about Uhm Tae-woong’s marriage must have been concerning. In 2013, Uhm Tae-woong tied the knot with Yoon Hye-jin. Yoon Hye-jin is famously known as a ballet dancer and is 6 years younger than Uhm Tae-woong.
Yoon Hye-jin worked as a principal in the Korean National Ballet, but she was moved to Les Ballets de Monte Carlo. Yoon Hye-jin’s father is famous actor Yoon Il-bong, and her uncle is famous actor Yoon Dong-geun. Yoon Hye-ji was introduced by Uhm Tae-woong’s sister, and that’s how they met.
At first, Uhm Tae-woong and Yoon Hye-jin surprised people with their engagement news. Moreover, they said they will have a child in 2012. So, we could say that Yoon Hye-ji was already pregnant when she became engaged with Uhm Tae-woong. They officially married in 2013, and they went to Bali, Indonesia, for their honeymoon.