Everything You Need to Know About Korean Actor Song Sae-byeok


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Year Title Role
2005 Confession (short film) Ki-young
2009 Mother Sepak takraw detective
2010 The Servant Byeon Hak-do
Troubleshooter Oh Jong-kyu
Cyrano Agency Kim Hyeon-gon
The Unjust Cheol-gi’s brother-in-law
2011 Meet the In-Laws Jang Hyun-joon
Sector 7 Go Jong-yoon
Ordinary Days Han-chul
(segment: “BETWEEN”)
2012 The Suck Up Project: Mr. XXX-Kisser Oh Dong-sik
Doomsday Book Hwan, Min-seo’s uncle
(segment “Happy Birthday”)
Tone-deaf Clinic Hyung-ja’s husband (cameo)
2014 The Huntresses Raiding constable Song
A Girl at My Door Park Yong-ha
My Ordinary Love Story Hyun-suk
A Dynamite Family Dong-soo
2015 The Sound of a Flower Kim Se-jong
2018 Seven Years of Night Seung-hwan
My Mister Park Ki-hoon
2019 Real Culprit
Possession Kang Pil-sung


As mentioned before, Song Sae-byeok started off as a theatre star, yet due to the lack of public recognition for the art, there are some missing details regarding his earlier productions such as roles and year.

Year Title Role Reprised
Life Is Lighting Up One Last Cigarette
Your Friend
Morning Sunlight
Mad Hamlet
A Bird Returning Home Without Its Wings
Two Friends
The Bright Moon Floods These Empty Hills
My Wife’s Husband
2006 I Love You
2007 1980 Incident Ji-hwan
The Sea Fog Dong-sik 2008, 2009, 2011
2009 Come and See Me Detective Kim

Awards and Nominations

Year Award Category Nominated work Result
2010 19th Buil Film Awards Best New Actor The Servant Won
30th Korean Association of Film Critics Awards Best New Actor Won
47th Grand Bell Awards Best New Actor Troubleshooter Nominated
Best Supporting Actor The Servant Won
31st Blue Dragon Film Awards Best New Actor Nominated
8th Korean Film Awards Best New Actor Won
Best Supporting Actor Nominated
6th University Film Festival of Korea Best New Actor Won
13th Director’s Cut Awards Best New Actor Won
2011 2nd KOFRA Film Awards Discovery Award Won
8th Max Movie Awards Best Supporting Actor Won
47th Baeksang Arts Awards Best New Actor Nominated
2014 23rd Buil Film Awards Best Supporting Actor A Girl at My Door Nominated
2015 2nd Wildflower Film Awards Best Actor Nominated
51st Baeksang Arts Awards Best Supporting Actor Nominated
2018 55th Grand Bell Awards Best Supporting Actor Seven Years of Night Nominated