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South Korean Actor Jang Dong-yoon

Jang Dong-yoon is a South Korean actor under Dongyi Company. He debuted as an actor with the Naver web drama, Women at a Game Company. He has been cast in many dramas since 2016, such as teen-mystery drama, Solomon’s Perjury, he was also cast in the KBS teen-romance drama, School 2017, he got the leading role for tvN’s medical drama, A Poem a Day, and many more. Jang Dong-yoon gained a lot of public attention with his role in the historical romantic comedy-drama titled The Tale of Nokdu along with actress Kim So-hyun. He received the Excellence Award (Actor in a Mini-series) and the Best Couple Award at the 2019 KBS Drama Awards for his role in The Tale of Nokdu.

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Jang Dong-yoon’s Full Profile

Full Profile

  • Name: Jang Dong-yoon (장동윤)
  • Date of Birth: July 12th, 1992
  • Birthplace: Daegu, South Korea
  • Zodiac Sign: Cancer
  • Blood Type: B
  • Height: 177 cm (5’10”)
  • Siblings: Jang Dong-jin (older brother)
  • Years Active: 2016 – present
  • Occupation: Actor
  • Agency: Clover Company (past), Dongyi Company (now)
  • Education: majoring in Economics and Finance, Hanyang University

Fun Facts

  • Jang Don-yoon has a pet cat named Dongee.
  • His specialties are reading and writing (especially poetry).
  • He can play the guitar and likes to swim. He is a certified lifeguard.
  • He likes Baskin-Robbins: Shooting Star, the colors blue and white, tiramisu (a dessert).
  • He doesn’t like mint chocolate chip flavor.
  • Originally, he decided to study Korean Literature and applied for this major, but he was rejected for this major and applied for Economics and Finance instead.
  • He would have wanted to be a film director, author, or a journalist if he had not debuted as an actor. He previously had never thought of becoming an actor.
  • Jang Dong-yoon has been receiving many casting offers after his heroic actions in 2015. He was still a student at Hanyang University back then. It was reported that Jang Dong-yoon had come across a robber with a lethal weapon threatening a convenience store clerk in the Gwanak District of Seoul and that he devised a quick plan to arrest the guilty party. The Seoul Metropolitan Police Agency awarded him a commendation for his act of heroism.
  • He appeared in BOL4‘s “Galaxy” MV, 10CM’s “That 5 Minutes” MV, and Naul‘s “Emptiness in Memory” MV.
  • Basically, Dongyi Company is Jang Dong-yoon’s agency. Apparently, Jang Dong-yoon’s contract with Clover Company has expired. So, Jang Dong-yoon decided to build his own company along with his manager who worked with him in the previous agency.

Jang Dong Yoon’s Filmography

Drama Series

Year Title Role Network
2020 The Search Goo Dong-jin OCN
2019 The Tale of Nokdu Jeon Nok-du/Lady Kim KBS2
2018 A Poem a Day Shin Min-ho tvN
Mr. Sunshine Joon-young tvN
Just Dance Kwon Seung-chan KBS2
2017 Green Fever Seung-chan Naver TV Cast
School 2017 Song Dae-hwi KBS2
If We Were a Season Uhm Giseok
Assistant Manager Park’s Private Life Julian tvN
2016 Game Development Girls Gom Gae-bal Naver TV Cast
Solomon’s Perjury Han Ji-hoon JTBC


TV Movies

Year Title Role Network
2018 Drama Special: The Tuna and the Dolphin Believer (cameo) KBS2
2017 Drama Special: If We Were a Season Uhm Ki-Seok KBS2


Year Title Role
2018 Beautiful Days Zhen Chen