Find Out More About Song Chang-eui From His Wife to His Drama List!

Song Chang-eui

Who is Song Chang-eui?

Song Chang-eui is a South Korean actor who debuted in 2002. He debuted in a musical theater production called Blue Saigon. He also made his debut in the film industry in the same year. Three years later, he appeared in his first drama. Up until now, Song has starred in 20 dramas, 7 movies, and 21 theater productions.

Song Chang-eui’s Profile

Name: Song Chang-eui (송창의)

Birthplace: Seoul, South Korea

Birthdate: January 24, 1979

Height: 181 cm

Weight: 67 kg

Occupation: Actor

Education: Seoul Institute of the Arts – Theater

Agency: WS Entertainment

Official Account: Website


Song Chang-eui’s Drama List

Song Chang-eui has starred in 20 dramas since his drama debut in 2005. In his first year, he appeared in 4 dramas. He played as Yoon-seok in MBC’s Rainy Day on the Tenth and as Yoon Hyung-chul in KBS2’s Wedding. He also appeared in MBC’s The Youth in Barefoot and played as Jin-woo in KBS2’s Drama City My Sweet Bloody Lover.

His latest drama is Hide and Seek which is currently airing on MBC. It is about the secrets surrounding two women. One woman is the successor of a cosmetics company and the other lives her life for female succors. Song got a role as Cha Eun-hyuk.

Year Title Role Network
2005 Rainy Day on the Tenth Yoon-seok MBC
Wedding Yoon Hyung-chul KBS2
The Youth in Barefoot Hwang Joon-hyuk MBC
Drama City “My Sweet Bloody Lover” Jin-woo KBS2
2006 The 101st Proposal Seo Hyun-joon SBS
2007 Golden Bride Kang Jun-woo SBS
Yi San Jeong Yak-yong MBC
2008 On Air Himself (cameo, episode 11) SBS
The Scales of Providence Jang Joon-ha SBS
2009 Cinderella Man Lee Jae-min MBC
2010 Life Is Beautiful Yang Tae-sub SBS
2011 Heartstrings Kim Suk-hyun MBC
A Thousand Days’ Promise Noh Young-soo SBS
2012 Syndrome Cha Yeo-wook jTBC
The Great Seer Lee Jung-geun SBS
2013 Thrice Married Woman Jung Tae-won SBS
2014 Dr. Frost Baek Nam-bong OCN
2015 Make a Woman Cry Kang Jin-woo MBC
2017 The Secret of My Love Han Ji-seob / Kang Jae-wook KBS2
2018 Hide and Seek Cha Eun-hyuk MBC


Song Chang-eui’s Movie List

Song Chang-eui has starred in 7 movies since his debut. He debuted in the film industry through the movie Emergency Act 19. At that time, he only had a small role. In 2005, he got a role of Park Jong-goo for the movie My Girl and I.

His latest movie is A Reason to Live which aired in 2011. Since then, he hasn’t appeared in another movie. Let’s wait for his movie comeback!

Year Title Role
2002 Emergency Act 19 adviser 2
2005 My Girl and I Park Jong-goo
2007 Pacchigi! Love & Peace Jin-sung
2008 Once Upon a Time in Seoul Tae-ho
2010 A Lone Tree Jung Gu-sang
2011 Green Days: Dinosaur and I (animated) Kim Cheol-soo (voice)
A Reason to Live Ji-suk


Song Chang-eui’s Theater Appearances

Song Chang-eui started his entertainment career through theater. As an alumnus theater student, he has appeared in 21 titles.

His first theater appearance was in Blue Saigon. In the same year, he also appeared in The Play. 

He gained popularity after his appearance as Hedwig in Hedwig and the Angry Inch. Ever since, he keeps appearing in theater productions at least once a year.

His latest theater performance is as Armand in Mata Hari.


Year Title Role
2002 Blue Saigon
The Play
2003 Songsan Yahwa
Jesus Christ Superstar Jesus Christ
2004 The Play X
Singin’ in the Rain Don Lockwood
Funky Funky
2006 Hedwig and the Angry Inch Hedwig
2007 The Graduate Benjamin Braddock
2008 200 Pounds Beauty Han Sang-jun
2009 Hedwig and the Angry Inch Hedwig
2010 Turandot
The Sorrows of Young Werther Werther
2011 Gwanghwamun Love Song Sang-hoon
2012 Elisabeth Death
Gwanghwamun Love Song Sang-hoon
2013 Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat Joseph
Hedwig and the Angry Inch Hedwig
2014 Blood Brothers Mickey
2015 Rebecca Maxim de Winter
2016 Mata Hari Armand


Song Chang-eui’s Discography

Aside from being an actor, Song Chang-eui is also a singer. He has recorded some songs for OSTs, and he also has an EP.

In 2008, Song released a single called “I Love You.” It was for the OST for his drama Golden Bride. In the same year, he released an EP called Love 101.

In 2011, he released a song for Green Days: Dinosaur and I OST called “우주에서 (From Galaxy/Universe).”

Album Information
I Love You – Golden Bride OST


·Released: January 7, 2008

Love 101


·Released: March 28, 2008


·Track 15 from Green Days: Dinosaur and I OST

·Released: June 3, 2011


Song Chang-eui’s Nominations and Awards

As an actor, awards are such an important thing as it is a reward for their hard work. Song Chang-eui has won 9 awards so far. He received his first award from the SBS Drama Awards in the category Top 10 Stars in 2007. In 2008, he won Best New Actor (TV) at the 44th Baeksang Arts Awards.

Here is the list of his nominated works and awards.

Year Award Show Category Nominated Work Result
2007 SBS Drama Awards Top 10 Stars Golden Bride Won
Excellence Award, Actor in a Serial Drama Nominated
2008 44th Baeksang Arts Awards Best New Actor (TV) Won
SBS Drama Awards Excellence Award, Actor in a Drama Special The Scales of Providence Nominated
2009 45th Baeksang Arts Awards Best New Actor (Film) Once Upon a Time in Seoul Nominated
17th Chunsa Film Art Awards Best New Actor Won
46th Grand Bell Awards Best New Actor Nominated
30th Blue Dragon Film Awards Best New Actor Nominated
2010 26th Korea Best Dresser Swan Awards Best Dressed, Culture/문화인 category N/A Won
SBS Drama Awards Excellence Award, Actor in a Weekend/Daily Drama Life Is Beautiful Won
2011 6th Asia Model Festival Awards BBF Popular Star Award N/A Won
2012 SBS Drama Awards Excellence Award, Actor in a Drama Special The Great Seer Nominated
2014 SBS Drama Awards Excellence Award, Actor in a Serial Drama Thrice Married Woman Won
2015 4th APAN Star Awards Excellence Award, Actor in a Serial Drama Make a Woman Cry Nominated
2015 MBC Drama Awards Top Excellence Award, Actor in a Serial Drama Make a Woman Cry Won
2017 KBS Drama Awards Excellence Award, Actor in a Serial Drama The Secret of My Love Won
2018 6th APAN Star Awards Excellence Award, Actor in a Serial Drama Nominated


Song Chang-eui’s Married Life

On September 5, 2016, Song Chang-eui got married to his current wife in a private wedding ceremony. Only family and friends attended the ceremony. It was held in a wedding hall in Samseong-dong.

The couple dated for approximately a year and a half, and they met through acquaintances. Song and his bride look so happy with their smiles.

Song’s friends attended the ceremony, and they also sang a congratulation song for the couple.