My Lovely Sam Soon Stars After 16 Years.
“My Lovely Kim Sam Soon” (My name is Kim Sam Soon) is a drama that received a lot of love from the audience when it aired in 2005.
The film revolves around the humorous love story between the rich guy Hyun Jin Heon (Hyun Bin) and Kim Sam Soon (Kim Sun Ah) – a girl with poor appearance, unemployed, abandoned by her boyfriend.
After 16 years of the show airing, how is the current cast’s life?
1.Hyun Bin: Successful career, has a beautiful love with actress Son Ye Jin.
Hyun Bin was born in 1982. He joined the Korean entertainment industry in 2003 and is currently the second highest paid actor in Korea after Kim Soo Hyun.
In 2005, Hyun Bin became a famous name throughout Asia when starring in the movie “My Name is Kim Sam Soon”. The image of a male star’s rich man on the screen is loved by the audience.
After this movie, Hyun Bin’s name became an A-list star. He was invited to participate in many big projects. Hyun Bin’s latest movie “Crash Landing On You” starring Son Ye Jin created a wave across Asia.
Not only that, but this is also a connecting movie for him and his co-stars. Currently, after publicly dating, Hyun Bin and Son Ye Jin are the hottest couple in Kbiz. The two are expected by fans to get married soon.
Currently, Hyun Bin is participating in two big projects, “Bargaining” and “Confidential Assignment” (Season 2). These two movies are expected to be the new “super products” that Hyun Bin will appear on the big screen.
2.Kim Sun Ah: Is a rich lady, and is single.
Kim Sun Ah was born in 1975. She started participating in art activities in the late 1990s. Over 20 years of pursuing her acting career, the female star has participated in many impressive films in the hearts of the audience.
Among them, “My name is Kim Sam Soon” is considered the movie that made the female star’s name really explode.
After this movie, Kim Sun Ah participated in many big projects. Recently, the 46-year-old actress has prioritized taking on psychological roles such as “Woman of Dignity, Should We Kiss First”, “Children of Nobody”, “Secret Boutique”…
Regarding her private life, the female star once dated a guy outside the entertainment industry but then broke up in 2006. Since then, she has lived a rather private life, focusing only on her acting career.
At present, although about to reach the threshold of U50, the actress still retains her beauty and attractive body. She also owns a huge fortune after many years of hard work in films and advertisements.
3. Kim Ja-ok (김자옥)
Kim Ja-ok as Park Bong-Sook in “My Lovely Kim Sam Soon”, who is the mother of Sam Soon’s character. She performed the role extremely well.
She is known as the “national mother” of Korean cinema.
After this film, she also participated in many other films and were extremely successful and loved by the audience.
In 2014, she unexpectedly passed away at the age of 63 at St. Mary (Seoul, South Korea). Her passing left the audience and colleagues deeply saddened.
In 2005, Daniel Henney debuted as an actor in the hit TV series My Name Is Kim Sam Soon.
Actor Daniel Henney plays Henry Kim – a warm and kind Korean-American doctor. Although his Korean is not perfect, he is still loved for his good looks. The film helped Daniel Henney win the first award in his career – “Rising Actor” – at the MBC Drama Award.
After that, he appeared in other series such as Spring waltz, Seducing Mr. Perfect, My Father…
However, after that, he moved to the US to live and rarely participated in Korean films. His latest film in Hollywood is The Wheel of Time.