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
- 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
- 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
|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|
|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|
|2018||Drama Special: The Tuna and the Dolphin||Believer (cameo)||KBS2|
|2017||Drama Special: If We Were a Season||Uhm Ki-Seok||KBS2|
|2018||Beautiful Days||Zhen Chen|