Profile of Kwon Sang-woo (Height, Wife, Family, Drama, Movies, TV Shows, Abs, and Latest News)


Year Product
2001 국민(kb) Pass Card, Hang Ten
2002 KT Icom GCUV
2003 Ibros, Haitai Ice Cafe, Hannam University, Try, K-Fimm/K-merce,
KTF-Terminal Relief Service, KTF-Skylife, Biltmore
2004 Maru, Hite Prime, Vivaldi Park, Haitai Aminoup, KTF-Good Time Cinema Party, Samsung Anycall, The Face Shop
2005 GS e-Store, BangBang, Healthy Vinegar (Japan), F-Cure Shampoo (Japan), Morinaga Milk (Japan)
2007 Ocean Blue Hotel Bali


Year Award Category Nominated work
2002 SBS Drama Awards New Star Award We Are Dating Now
2003 39th Baeksang Arts Awards Best New Actor (Film) My Tutor Friend
40th Grand Bell Awards Best New Actor
20th Korea Best Dresser Swan Awards Best Dressed, TV actor category N/A
SBS Drama Awards Netizen Popularity Award Stairway to Heaven
Top 10 Stars
2004 2nd Andre KimBest Star Awards Male Star Award
40th Baeksang Arts Awards Most Popular Actor (Film) Once Upon a Time in High School
41st Grand Bell Awards Popularity Award
25th Blue Dragon Film Awards Popular Star Award
2005 42nd Savings Day Presidential Citation N/A
The Motion Pictures Association of Korea’s
The Year in Film Awards
Hallyu Star Award N/A
2007 Andre Kim Best Star Awards Star Award, Men’s category N/A
1st Mnet 20’s Choice Awards Hot Body N/A
Korea-Japan Culture Awards Non-Governmental Diplomacy Award N/A
2008 44th Baeksang Arts Awards Most Popular Actor (Film) Fate
2009 2nd Style Icon Awards Style Icon, TV actor category N/A
2010 SBS Drama Awards Top 10 Stars Daemul
Top Excellence Award, Actor in a Drama Special
6th Asia Model Festival Awards Asia Star Award N/A

Facts about Kwon Sang-woo

Kwon Sang-woo
  • His hobbies are swimming, weight training, basketball and boxing.
  • He fulfilled his millitary service long before became an actor.
  • Fans gave him the nickname ‘Mr. Tears’ due to his tear-jerking acting in Stairway to Heaven.
  • He is best friends with actor Song Seung-heon.
  • He set up the cosmetics brand ‘Natural Tears’ in 2009 and became the owner and CEO of the firm.
  • He has maximum shareholding in the Ocean Blue Hotel Bali, and has also opened the cafe Tea’Us in Myeongdong
  • He has been active in real estate since 2008.
  • His real estate investments are approximately 71 billion won (approximately $63.7 million).
  • He is among the 10 wealthiest Korean stars in terms of real estate holdings.
  • The drama Mystery Queen marks the reunion between Kwon Sang-woo and Choi Kang-hee in 16 years. Their previous drama was Shinhwa in 2001.
  • He sent churros truck to support Choi Ji-woo’s new drama Woman With a Suitcase. They co-starred in drama Stairway to Heaven and Temptation.

Recent Activity

Kwon Sang-woo

Kwon Sang-woo starred in The Accidental Detective 2 along with Lee Kwang-soo and Sung Dong-il. The film premiered on June 13, 2018, and had a recorded total of more than 3 million moviegoers, and surpassed the box office records of other comedies this year.