Meet This Handsome and Charming Korean Actor, Shim Ji-ho!
If you watch Love to the End, an on-going KBS2 drama that started airing on July 23, 2018, you must be familiar with this charming and handsome man. The man we are going to talk about is none other than Shim Ji-ho!
Shim Ji-ho is a Korean actor who was born and raised in Seoul. He has starred in various dramas and movies, and his most popular dramas are You Are a Gift, Color of Women, Passionate Love, and School 2. Before he debuted as an actor, he started his career in the entertainment industry as a model.
He made his debut as an actor by starring in a drama called School 2, a popular anthology series from KBS, as Han Tae-hoon in 1999. This drama also had Lee Dong-wook and Ha Ji-won as his costars. His name as an actor began to grow in popularity when he finally made his movie debut in 2000 where he starred in the movie Striker. In 2005, he starred in the movie Green Chair. The plot-line is about a wife that is having an affair with a 19-year-old boy who is portrayed by Shim Ji-ho.
Aside from his current drama, Love to the End, where he is playing as Kang Hyun-ki, he is also well known as Yun-ho in one of his dramas in 2016 called You Are a Gift. This drama could be said to be his comeback drama because he didn’t star in any dramas or movies since 2014. People are assuming that he might have taken a break from acting due to the birth of his first son. He also took a break for a while after he starred in the movie A Frozen Flower with Jo In-sung and Song Ji-hyo in 2008 and made a comeback with his brilliant acting in Color of Women in 2011.
Shim Ji-ho’s Profile
Name: Shim Ji-ho (심지호)
Birthplace: Seoul, South Korea
Birthdate: May 2, 1981
Height: 186 cm
Weight: 74 kg
Education: Sejong University, Film Arts
Sites: V LIVE
Agency: 크리에이티브광 (creativeg_ent)
List of Shim Ji-ho’s Dramas, Movies, and Awards
- A Frozen Flower (2008) – Song-ki
- Open City (2008) – Choi Seong-su (Antenna)
- Green Chair (2005) – Seo Hyun
- Striker (2000) – Han Tae-soo
- Love to the End (KBS2 / 2018) – Kang Hyun-ki
- Man Who Sets the Table (MBC / 2017-2018) – Jung Min-woo / Jung Jin-woo
- Argon (tvN / 2017) – Eom Min-ho
- You Are a Gift (SBS / 2016) – Han Yoon-ho / Lee Woo-jin
- Passionate Love (SBS / 2013-2014) – Hong Soo-Hyuk
- Family (KBS2 / 2012-2013) – Cha Ji-ho
- Color of Women (Channel A / 2011-2012) – Kang Chan-jin
- Rules of Love (MBC / 2005) – Han Jae-min
- Stained Glass (SBS / 2004-2005) – Shin Ji-seok
- School 2 (KBS / 1999) – Han Tae-hoon
- 2nd Andre Kim Best Star Award Actor Award (2004)
- KBS acting target male youth prize (1999)
As an actor, it must be a bit surprising to know that Shim Ji-ho is a good singer, but he is! He sang on the OST for his own romantic drama named Family, also known as Shut Up Family, which aired from Monday to Friday in KBS back in 2012. The drama also starred ex-Sistar member Dasom, Park Ji-yoon, and Park Seo-joon. A lot of fans loved the interactions between Shim Ji-ho and Park Hee-von in this drama.
By that, he proved to everyone that he is not only good at acting, but he also has a beautiful voice. In this drama, he played as Cha Ji-ho and sang the song with his romantic interest Yeol Hee-bong who was portrayed by Park Hee-von. Their couple name on the drama is BongJi which is a combination of Hee-bong and Ji-ho. Cha Ji-ho is a bachelor that works in E Cafe and meets Hee-bong, a girl that has a lovely yet funny character. It seems like the shippers of this couple loved this song a lot.
Look at how sweet they are in the song “You & I Together!” Just hearing the lyrics makes us want to fall in love, am I right?
Shim Ji-ho’s Family
Aside from his charming and gentle image that could make every girl fall in love, Shim Ji-ho is married to a beautiful wife that he dated for 3 years. His wife is not from the entertainment industry, and he also rarely shares his moments with his wife on social media so it’s a bit hard for us to provide you with information about his marriage life. But, don’t worry too much. Let’s talk about what we got about Shim Ji-ho’s love life with his wife before they married and how everything is going with his family now.
Shim Ji-ho’s Wedding
Shim Ji-ho’s Kids
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