All About Kang Hee-gun (Kang Gary)

Kang Gary

Meet Running Man Member Kang Gary

Kang Hee-gun, mostly known as Kang Gary, is a South Korean rapper and entertainer. He’s a member of the Hip-Hop duo Leessang. Kang Hee-gun got a lot of attention from his public starts from the local fans in South Korea, and also international fans after his appearance on the variety show “Running Man” that aired on the SBS channel, and he became one of the fixed cast members along with 6 other hosts who are also famous entertainers in South Korea: Yoo Jae-suk, Ji Seok-jin, Kim Jong-kook, Song Ji-hyo, Lee Kwang-soo, Ha Dong-hoon.

Kang Hee-gun is known as a funny guy with a huge sense of humor and a cheerful personality, along with his funny facial features. His career on variety shows has a big impact on his life, but not everyone knows that he also loves making music and has released some albums.

Let’s check out Kang Hee-gun’s profile below to get to know more about him!

Kang Gary’s Profile

Kang Gary

Real Name : Kang Hee-gun (강희건)

Stage Name : Kang Gary (강개리)

Birth : South Korea, February 24th, 1978

Nationality : Korean

Nickname : Kang Gary, Peaceful Gary, Monday Boyfriend, Straight-Going Gary, Gary-sswi, Wild Gary, Mr. Capable

Education : Yong-In University

Zodiac : Pisces

Blood Type : A

Height : 174 cm

Weight : 63 kg

Profession : MC, Singer, Rapper, Entertainer, Musician

Music Group : Leessang (2002), Honey Family (1999)

Official Sites : Twitter (

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  • 1st Album, “Leessang of Honey Family”

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  • 2nd Album, “,계발”

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  • 3rd Album, “Leessang Special”

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  • 4th Album, “Black Sun”

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  • 5th Album,伯牙絶絃, 백아절현”

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  • 6th Album, “HEXAGONAL”

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  • 7th Album, “AsuRa BalBalTa”

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  • 2010 – 2016 : Running Man (런닝맨) aired on SBS, role as Kang Gary.


  • 2005 – April Snow (role as cameo)
  • 2008 – Dacimawa Lee (role as cameo)
  • 2012 – Wonderful Radio (role as cameo)
  • 2014 – Emergency Couple (role as cameo)