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Choi Min Soo

Min Soo Choi

Details

  • Name: Choi Min Soo
  • Native name: 최민수
  • Also Known as: Choi Min Su
  • Nationality: South Korean
  • Gender: Male
  • Born: March 6, 1962
  • Age: 55
Min Soo Choi

Min Soo Choi

  • Name: Choi Min Soo
  • Native name: 최민수
  • Also Known as: Choi Min Su
  • Nationality: South Korean
  • Gender: Male
  • Born: March 6, 1962
  • Age: 55
Choi was born in Seoul in 1962. Choi's family has been active in acting, and singing for over the last eight decades. Choi was born as the son of Choi Moo-ryong, a popular actor of the 1960s and 1970s, and Kang Hyo-shil, an actress. His maternal grandmother is Jeon Ok, referred to as Queen of Tears for her excellence at acting for tragic dramas. His grandfather is Kang Hong-shik, an actor, a film director and singer active during the Japanese occupation period. Kang Hong-sik and Jeon Ok was the first married couple in Korean entertainment history. Kang went over to North Korea along with his daughter Kang Hyo-son who later became a famous actress of North Korea. Kang Hong-shik was honored as "Merited artist" as well.



Choi graduated from Lila Elementary School, Seongdong Middle School, Dongbuk High School and Seoul Arts College. Choi debuted to the film industry in 1985 with Son of God, a film adapted from Park Bong-seong's same titled manhwa.



Choi has three sisters and one half sister from his father's second marriage with Kim Ji-mee, and one little half brother and half sister from his father's another marriage.



Choi met his wife June Elizabeth Kang from an international Miss Korea Beauty Pageant in 1993 where Kang was being represented as Miss Canada. Choi proposed to Kang after a 3 hour meeting and they were married June 18, 1994 in Seoul. They have two children, Christian (born 1996) and Benjamin (born 2001).



[Wikipedia]
Drama
Year Title # Role Rating
2017 Man Who Dies to Live
Korean Drama, 2017, 24 eps
Count Saeed Fahd Ali / Jang Dal Koo (Main Role)
24
Count Saeed Fahd Ali / Jang Dal Koo
Main Role
5.4
2017 The Liar and His Lover
Korean Drama, 2017, 16 eps
Kang In Woo (Support Role)
16
Kang In Woo
Support Role
7.6
2016 The Royal Gambler
Korean Drama, 2016, 24 eps
King Suk Jong (Main Role)
24
King Suk Jong
Main Role
7.9
2016 Yeongju
Korean Special, 2016, 2 eps
Man Shik (Main Role)
2
Man Shik
Main Role
0.0
2014 Pride and Prejudice
Korean Drama, 2014, 21 eps
Moon Hee Man (Main Role)
21
Moon Hee Man
Main Role
7.6
2013 Sword and Flower
Korean Drama, 2013, 20 eps
General Yeon Gaesomun (Support Role)
20
General Yeon Gaesomun
Support Role
6.3
2012 Do You Know Taekwondo?
Korean Special, 2012, 1 eps
Do Hyun's Father (Support Role)
1
Do Hyun's Father
Support Role
7.5
2012 Faith
Korean Drama, 2012, 24 eps
[Choi Yeong's master] (Guest Role)
24
[Choi Yeong's master]
Guest Role
8.2
2012 Happy Ending
Korean Drama, 2012, 24 eps
Kim Doo Soo (Main Role)
24
Kim Doo Soo
Main Role
7.9
2011 Warrior Baek Dong Soo
Korean Drama, 2011, 29 eps
Chun (Support Role)
29
Chun
Support Role
8.3
2010 Road Number One
Korean Drama, 2010, 20 eps
Yoon Sam Soo (episodes 1-7) (Main Role)
20
Yoon Sam Soo (episodes 1-7)
Main Role
7.9
2009 Father's House
Korean Drama, 2009, 2 eps
Kang Man Ho (Main Role)
2
Kang Man Ho
Main Role
7.6
2007 The Legend
Korean Drama, 2007, 24 eps
Dae Jang Ro [Hwacheon leader] (Support Role)
24
Dae Jang Ro [Hwacheon leader]
Support Role
8.2
2004 Han River Ballad
Korean Drama, 2004, 51 eps
Shin Ryul (Main Role)
51
Shin Ryul
Main Role
7.5
2003 South of the Sun
Korean Drama, 2003, 16 eps
Kang Sung-jae (Main Role)
16
Kang Sung-jae
Main Role
6.5
2003 1% of Anything
Korean Drama, 2003, 26 eps
(Guest Role)
26
Guest Role
6.6
2000 Legends of Love
Korean Drama, 2000, 24 eps
Min Suk (Main Role)
24
Min Suk
Main Role
0.0
1998 White Nights 3.98
Korean Drama, 1998, 20 eps
Kwon Taek Hyung (Main Role)
20
Kwon Taek Hyung
Main Role
0.0
1995 Sandglass
Korean Drama, 1995, 24 eps
Tae Soo (Main Role)
24
Tae Soo
Main Role
8.3
1993 Mother's Sea
Korean Drama, 1993, 66 eps
Dong Jae (Main Role)
66
Dong Jae
Main Role
0.0
1993 Walking all the way to heaven
Korean Drama, 1993, 16 eps
Jeong Jong Ho / Mool Sae (Waterfowl) (Main Role)
16
Jeong Jong Ho / Mool Sae (Waterfowl)
Main Role
0.0
1991 What Is Love?
Korean Drama, 1991, 55 eps
Lee Dae Bal (Main Role)
55
Lee Dae Bal
Main Role
7.2
Movie
Year Title Role Rating
2014 How to Steal a Dog
Korean Movie, 2014,
Homeless (Support Role)
Homeless
Support Role
8.1
2006 My Wife Is A Gangster 3
Korean Movie, 2006,
Sashimi (Support Role)
Sashimi
Support Role
7.4
2006 Holiday
Korean Movie, 2006,
Kim An-seok (Support Role)
Kim An-seok
Support Role
8.3
2005 The Myth
Hong Kong Movie, 2005,
General Choi (Support Role)
General Choi
Support Role
7.7
2003 Sword in the Moon
Korean Movie, 2003,
Choi Ji Hwan (Main Role)
Choi Ji Hwan
Main Role
6.3
2002 Yesterday
Korean Movie, 2002,
Goliath (Main Role)
Goliath
Main Role
5.5
2002 Seoul
Japanese Movie, 2002,
(Support Role)
Support Role
6.4
2001 My Wife Is A Gangster
Korean Movie, 2001,
Sashimi (Support Role)
Sashimi
Support Role
7.1
2000 Libera Me
Korean Movie, 2000,
Jo Sang Woo (Main Role)
Jo Sang Woo
Main Role
7.6
2000 Love Bakery
Korean Movie, 2000,
Joo No Myeong (Main Role)
Joo No Myeong
Main Role
6.0
1999 Phantom, The Submarine
Korean Movie, 1999,
Number 202 (Captain) (Main Role)
Number 202 (Captain)
Main Role
7.0
1998 Story of a Man
Korean Movie, 1998,
Bong Man (Main Role)
Bong Man
Main Role
8.0
1997 Blackjack
Korean Movie, 1997,
Oh Se Geun (Main Role)
Oh Se Geun
Main Role
0.0
1997 Inshalla
Korean Movie, 1997,
Han Seung Yeob (Main Role)
Han Seung Yeob
Main Role
5.0
1996 Come To Me
Korean Movie, 1996,
Jeong Suk (Support Role)
Jeong Suk
Support Role
0.0
1995 Rehearsal
Korean Movie, 1995,
Min-Su (Main Role)
Min-Su
Main Role
0.0
1995 Terrorist
Korean Movie, 1995,
Soo Hyun (Main Role)
Soo Hyun
Main Role
8.1
1995 A Good Day to Fall in Love
Korean Movie, 1995,
Hyung-joon (Main Role)
Hyung-joon
Main Role
6.0
1994 Life of A Hollywood Kid
Korean Movie, 1994,
Im Byung Suk (Main Role)
Im Byung Suk
Main Role
0.0
1993 A Different Kind of Man
Korean Movie, 1993,
(Main Role)
Main Role
0.0
1992 Mister Mama
Korean Movie, 1992,
Hyung Joon (Main Role)
Hyung Joon
Main Role
0.0
1992 The Marriage Life
Korean Movie, 1992,
Kim Tae Gyu (Main Role)
Kim Tae Gyu
Main Role
7.0
1991 For Agnes
Korean Movie, 1991,
Hwang Mi Ho (Main Role)
Hwang Mi Ho
Main Role
8.0
1991 The Winter Dream Does Not Fly
Korean Movie, 1991,
Shin Gil Woo (Main Role)
Shin Gil Woo
Main Role
0.0
1990 Nambugun: North Korean Partisan in South Korea
Korean Movie, 1990,
Kim Young (Support Role)
Kim Young
Support Role
8.5
1990 Man Market
Korean Movie, 1990,
Yeong Chun (Main Role)
Yeong Chun
Main Role
0.0
1988 Last Dancing
Korean Movie, 1988,
Oh Hye Seok (Main Role)
Oh Hye Seok
Main Role
0.0
1988 That Last Winter
Korean Movie, 1988,
In Tae (Main Role)
In Tae
Main Role
0.0
1986 Son Of God
Korean Movie, 1986,
Choi Kang Ta (Main Role)
Choi Kang Ta
Main Role
0.0
TV Show
Year Title # Role Rating
2017 Leaving The Nest
Korean TV Show, 2017, 8 eps
(Guest)
8
Guest
8.3
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