Full Profile of Korean Actor Kim Hee-won: Wife, Wedding, and Movies


Kim Hee-won is mostly known for his acting in various dramas and movies in supporting roles. Some of his popular appearance are in The Man from Nowhere (2010), Mr. Go (2013), and Misaeng (2014). You may also notice him in his cameos in dramas such as Gu Family Book, My Love From The Star, and Drinking Solo.

His debut in acting was on the 2007 comedy drama Miracle on 1st Street as Chief Kim. This 47 years old actor is also active in theater. There are several dramas he has played roles on, and even more where he has been the director. He has also appeared on variety shows such as Running Man and Infinite Challenge. Although most of his appearances are in supporting roles, it doesn’t prevent him from achieving awards. The Merciless movie brought a win at awards shows such as the 4th Korean Film Producers Association Awards and the 26th Buil Film Awards as Best Supporting Actor.

Do you want to know more about actor Kim Hee-won? Keep scrolling and stay tuned!

Kim Hee-won’s Profile


Name: Kim Hee-Won
Hangul: 김희원
Born: January 10, 1971
Birthplace: South Korea
Height: 180 cm
Education: Seoul Institute of the Arts – Theater
Occupation: Actor
Years active: 2007-present
Agency: Han Geo Rum Entertainment

List of Kim Hee-won’s Movies

Year Title Role Notes
2007 Miracle on 1st Street Chief Kim
2007 Underground Rendezvous Staff sergeant Kim
2007 Scout Jung Byung-hwan
2009 Running Turtle Teukgong Moosool instructor
2009 Fortune Salon Byung-soo
2009 Lady Daddy Detective Kim
2010 The Man from Nowhere Man-seok
2010 Twilight Gangsters Detective Kim
2011 My Way Choon-bok
2013 Mr. Go Lin Xiaogang
2013 Steal My Heart Auctioneer Cameo
2013 The X Boss Short film
2014 Hot Young Bloods Teacher Lee Jong-pal
2014 No Tears for the Dead Department head Byun
2014 Scarlet Innocence Casino Mr. Choi
2014 Cart Convenience store boss
2015 The Beauty Inside Woo-jin
2015 Collective Invention Lawyer Kim
2016 Missing Detective Park
2016 Canola Suk-ho
2016 Vanishing Time: A Boy Who Returned Do-kyun
2017 The Merciless Ko Byung-gab
2017 The King’s Case Note Nam Gun-hee
2017 Marionette Oh Kook-chul
2018 The Cyclist King
2018 Summer Vacation Bong-soo



TV Series List

Year Title Role Network
2008 Tazza Brown Bear’s underling SBS
2010 Oh! My Lady Jung Yoon-seok SBS
2010 Drama Special “I’m a Butterfly” Kang Mu-seong KBS2
2011 Midnight Hospital Choi Kwang-guk MBC
2011 Lights and Shadows Yang Tae-sung MBC
2012 Drama Special
“Do You Know Taekwondo?”
Kwang-hyun KBS2
2012 Ji Woon-soo’s Stroke of Luck Ji Woon-soo’s Ka Center friend (cameo) TV Chosun
2013 Gu Family Book Buddhist monk Sojung MBC
2013 Monstar CEO Go Mnet
2013 My Love from the Star Detective Park Byung-hee SBS
2014 Misaeng Park Jong-shik tvN
2015 Angry Mom Ahn Dong-chil MBC
2015 Let’s Eat 2 Im Taek-soo tvN
2016 Hey Ghost, Let’s Fight Detective tvN
2016 Drinking Solo Cameo tvN
2016 Listen to Love Won Gi JTBC
2017 Doubtful Victory Park Soo-Chil SBS


Variety Shows

Year Show Episode Network
2013 Running Man Episode 157 SBS
2015 Running Man Episode 269 MBC
2015 Infinite Challenge Episode 466-468 MBC


Kim Hee won’s Wife

Up until this article was written, there has been no official relationship status from Kim Hee-won. He might still be single or it’s possible that he is married, but he keeps his family life private. Some celebrities choose to not to share their married life or even who their spouse is. But celebrities’ love lives are always interesting. People are always curious about their personal lives.

This is also the case with Kim Hee-won. After he finished filming Light and Shadow, he revealed his close relationship with his co-star, Narsha.

On the latest broadcast of MBC’s ‘Radio Star’, Kim Hee Won stated, “After previousy appearing on ‘Radio Star’ with Narsha, we’ve become a lot closer.”

MC Yoon Jong-shin commented, “As a matter of fact, there are rumors going around you and Narsha,” and began questioning the actor saying, “We heard you guys ate together, exchanged numbers, and even went for a drive.”

To this, Kim Hee-won explained, “This is my first time hearing about going on a drive with her. But after recording ‘Radio Star’ together, we’ve been able to comfortably chat and have become a lot closer. I call her, ‘Narsha’, and she calls me, ‘Oppa’.


Fans are questioning whether or not they were dating back then. But, after the rumor spread, there was no official announcement of the two actors dating. So we can conclude that it was only assumptions from fans.

We hope Kim Hee-won will find his right one, and live a happy life!

Kim Hee-won and EXO’s D.O in Cart Movie


Kim Hee-won was stared in a movie Cart as a cruel convenience store boss, and he worked with EXO’s D.O who played one of his employees. On November 19, Kim Hee Won appeared as a guest on SBS Power FM′s Kim Chang Ryul′s Old School, where he talked about the movie.

During the radio program, DJ Kim Chang Ryul asked if a lot of EXO fans complained about Kim Hee Won′s treatment of D.O in the movie.

A lot of people around me were worried about me. When we were filming, I didn′t know he was an EXO member,” said Kim Hee Won. “I realized just how amazing EXO was after I filmed the movie. I was a bit scared. I really didn′t know that he was a famous singer.”

In one scene, Kim Hee-won had to hit D.O’s face hard in order to achieve natural results. He revealed that he was confused during the filming, since there were a lot of D.O fans who came to see their idol’s debut as an actor.

A lot of high school students came to watch Kyung-soo (D.O) during the filming,” said Kim Hee-won. “There was a scene where I had to hit Kyung-soo hard, and it took many takes. The fans were saying ‘Don’t hit our Oppa’.

But due to Kim’s professionalism as an actor, he chose to hit D.O hard to give the best and most natural scene result. “But I couldn’t prevent myself  from hitting him hard,” said Kim Hee-won. “I needed to hit him to make the scene look the most natural, and luckily, Kyung-soo knew that and he was very sincere and professional.”