Profile of South Korean Actor Kim Young-jae

In the Korean entertainment industry, the name Kim Young-jae has been known for a while. Kim Young-jae is a South Korean actor who was born in 1975. There is also another Kim Young-jae, who is a teenage actor born in 1995. But in this article, we will talk about the senior actor Kim Young-jae. Check it out!

Kim began his acting career by appearing in short films and bit parts, and while he later became best known as a supporting actor in mainstream films and television, he has also played leading roles in indie movies such as One Step More to the Sea (2009), Link (2011) and Suddenly Last Summer (2012). He is also best known for his role in the TV drama Love Is Over(2006), Don’t Hesitate (2009) and Three Sisters (2010).

Kim Young-jae’s Profile

Name Kim Young-Jae
Hangul: 김영재
Birthdate: October 5, 1975
Birthplace: South Korea
Height: 178cm
Blood Type: A
Education: Chung-Ang University – Journalism
Agent: Humane Entertainment
Spouse(s): Yang Yoon-seon (m. 2010)

Kim Young-jae’s Filmography


Year Title Role Notes
2001 Declare Husband short film
2002 Tell Me If You Have Memories short film
Story of the Sea short film
My Beautiful Days Waiter
I Can Fly to You But You… Min-soo
Resurrection of the Little Match Girl
The Coast Guard Medic
2003 Alone Together Young-jae short film from Twentidentity
Caffè Latte Tall Size short film
A Runner’s High short film from Twentidentity
Say That You Want to Fuck with Me short film
Irreversible Jung-nam short film
Scent of Love Geul-bboo-ri member
Wild Card Fake Noh Jae-bong
Singles Sun-ho
2004 My New Boyfriend Young-jae (cameo) short film
Paper Airplane Pilot short film
Au Revoir, UFO Jung-hoon
Spider Forest Doctor 1
2005 Waiting for Young-jae Young-jae short film from Lovers
Blossom Again Oh Jung-woo
2007 Rainy Days
Secret Sunshine Lee Min-ki
2008 Modern Boy Okai
Sleeping Beauty Undertaker segment: “My Cousin”
2009 One Step More to the Sea Sun-jae
2010 Vegetarian Kil-soo
2011 Link Gu Seong-woo
Punch Min-gu
S.I.U. Jo Soo-han
2012 Suddenly Last Summer Kyung-hoon
2013 Boomerang Family Jung Geun-bae
2014 Another Promise Department head Lee
Thread of Lies Man-ji and Cheon-ji’s dad
Godsend Painter
The Target Prosecutor (cameo)
Whistle Blower Press conference moderator (cameo)



Kim has appeared in numerous TV dramas and shows. Recently, he starred in the TV drama Mother, alongside Lee Bo-young and Heo Yool. Check out his other appearances on the small screen!

TV Shows:

Year Title Role Network
2005 A Love to Kill Kang Min-gu KBS2
2006 Love Is Over Bae Shin-wook MBC
2007 The Devil Na Seok-jin KBS2
2008 My Sweet Seoul Nam Yoo-joon SBS
Hometown Legends “Ghost Letter” King Injong KBS2
I Love You, Don’t Cry Jo Tae-sub MBC
2009 Don’t Hesitate Choi Min-young SBS
2010 Three Sisters Choi Young-ho SBS
2011 Special Task Force MSS Jo Yong-seok KBS2
2012 Drama Special “Amore Mio” Seo Min-woo KBS2
Drama Special “Just an Ordinary Love Story” Carpenter Kang KBS2
Childless Comfort Kim Chang-ho jTBC
2013 You Are the Best! Han Jae-hyung KBS2
Monstar PD Byun Hee-sool (ep.8) Mnet
The King’s Daughter, Soo Baek-hyang Soo Ni-moon MBC
Drama Special “The Devil Rider” Kim Ik KBS2
Pretty Man Park Moon-soo KBS2
2014 Cheo Yong Doctor (ep.1) OCN
My Dear Cat Shin Se-ki KBS1
Reset Psychiatrist (guest) OCN
2016 The Vampire Detective Kim Kyung-soo (ep.2) OCN
2018 Mother Eun-cheol tvN


Kim Young-jae’s Wife

Who is actor Kim Young-jae’s wife? When did he hold his wedding?

On April 24th, 2010, Kim Young-jae and actress Yang Yoon-seon tied the knot in a marvelous convention wedding hall in Daechi-dong. Their wedding was big and filled with a lot of guests, including their celebrity friends.

After having a grand wedding, the couple flew to the Maldives to go on their honeymoon. But, being dedicated to his job, the couple had to end their honey moon after a short while. It is because Kim Young-jae had to return to his SBS drama shoot for Three Sisters .

Congratulations to the couple! We are waiting for the juniors~