Song Joong-ki

Song Joong-ki (Hangul: 송중기; born September 19, 1985) is a South Korean actor. He rose to fame in the historical drama Sungkyunkwan Scandal (2010) and the variety show Running Man as one of the original cast members when it premiered in 2010. Song played his first TV leading role in the melodrama The Innocent Man (2012). He has also starred in feature films, notably as the title character in the box office hit A Werewolf Boy (2012). After completing his mandatory military service, Song took on the lead role in the pan-Asia hit drama Descendants of the Sun (2016), which drew a peak audience share of 38.8% in South Korea and established him as a top Hallyu star. He placed 7th in Forbes Korea Power Celebrity list in 2013, and ranked 2nd in 2017.

The Case of Itaewon Homicide (2009)

On the night of April 8, 1997, an innocent college student was brutally murdered in a burger shop washroom for no apparent reason. 2 Korean-American teenagers are brought for questioning and are charged with murder and possession of lethal weapon and withholding ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Hong Ki-seon
CAST:  Shin Seung-hwan  •  Ko Chang-seok  •  Oh Gwang-rok  •  Song Joong-ki

On the night of April 8, 1997, an innocent college student was brutally murdered in a burger shop washroom for no apparent reason. 2 Korean-American teenagers are brought for questioning and are charged with murder and possession of lethal weapon and withholding ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Hong Ki-seon
CAST:  Shin Seung-hwan  •  Ko Chang-seok  •  Oh Gwang-rok  •  Song Joong-ki

Hearty Paws 2 (2010)

When loveable Labrador Maeumee has a set of puppies, Dong-Wook's grades start to suffer. Because of this, Dong-Wook's mother decides to get rid of Maeumee and the puppies. The dogs then stay at a relative's video shop until the animals can be placed into an animal ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jung-Chul Lee
CAST:  Kim Jung-tae  •  Song Joong-ki  •  Sung Dong-il  •  Zhang Han

When loveable Labrador Maeumee has a set of puppies, Dong-Wook's grades start to suffer. Because of this, Dong-Wook's mother decides to get rid of Maeumee and the puppies. The dogs then stay at a relative's video shop until the animals can be placed into an animal ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jung-Chul Lee
CAST:  Kim Jung-tae  •  Song Joong-ki  •  Sung Dong-il  •  Zhang Han

A Werewolf Boy (2012)

CuteFunnyOriginalRomantic

An unexpected phone call brings an elderly woman to her childhood country cottage, and memories of an orphan boy she knew 47 years ago come flooding back to her.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jo Sung-hee
CAST:  Song Joong-ki  •  Park Bo-young  •  Yoo Yeon-seok  •  Lee Young-lan

An unexpected phone call brings an elderly woman to her childhood country cottage, and memories of an orphan boy she knew 47 years ago come flooding back to her.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jo Sung-hee
CAST:  Song Joong-ki  •  Park Bo-young  •  Yoo Yeon-seok  •  Lee Young-lan

The Grand Heist (2012)

The story takes place in the late 18th century of Joseon Dynasty (1392-1910), during the last years of King Yeongjo’s reign. Ice is a commodity more valuable than gold. Blocks of it are harvested from frozen rivers in winter, put in royal storage and distributed or ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Kim Joo-ho
CAST:  Song Jong-ho  •  Cha Tae-hyun  •  Lee Chae-young  •  Sung Dong-il

The story takes place in the late 18th century of Joseon Dynasty (1392-1910), during the last years of King Yeongjo’s reign. Ice is a commodity more valuable than gold. Blocks of it are harvested from frozen rivers in winter, put in royal storage and distributed or ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Kim Joo-ho
CAST:  Song Jong-ho  •  Cha Tae-hyun  •  Lee Chae-young  •  Sung Dong-il

Five Senses of Eros (2009)

In this anthology film centered around the theme of "Eros," five seperate stories are presented by five top Korean directors. The main characters from each segment are connected with each other in one way or another.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Min Kyu-dong  •  Hur Jin-ho  •  Byun Hyuk  •  Yu Young-sik  •  Oh Ki-hwan
CAST:  Jang Hyuk  •  Shin Se-kyung  •  Cha Hyun-jung  •  Kim Kang-woo

In this anthology film centered around the theme of "Eros," five seperate stories are presented by five top Korean directors. The main characters from each segment are connected with each other in one way or another.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Min Kyu-dong  •  Hur Jin-ho  •  Byun Hyuk  •  Yu Young-sik  •  Oh Ki-hwan
CAST:  Jang Hyuk  •  Shin Se-kyung  •  Cha Hyun-jung  •  Kim Kang-woo

A Frozen Flower (2008)

A historical drama set in the Koryo dynasty and focused on the relationship between a king and his bodyguard. Under the dominance of Yuan Dynasty China, the king of Goryeo Dynasty Korea is pressured to produce a successor to the throne. Unable to make love to his ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Yoo Ha
CAST:  Jo In-sung  •  Song Joong-ki  •  Joo Jin-mo  •  Song Ji-hyo

A historical drama set in the Koryo dynasty and focused on the relationship between a king and his bodyguard. Under the dominance of Yuan Dynasty China, the king of Goryeo Dynasty Korea is pressured to produce a successor to the throne. Unable to make love to his ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Yoo Ha
CAST:  Jo In-sung  •  Song Joong-ki  •  Joo Jin-mo  •  Song Ji-hyo

Pengi and Sommi (2012)

Baby Emperor Penguin Pengi and Sommi's Ultimate Challenge Begins! At 60 degrees below zero, winter has come to the South Pole, the coldest glacial region in the world. Abandoned due to its bitter coldness, the South Pole is greeted by the real natives of this place ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Kim Jae-yeong  •  Kim Jin-man
CAST:  Song Joong-ki

Baby Emperor Penguin Pengi and Sommi's Ultimate Challenge Begins! At 60 degrees below zero, winter has come to the South Pole, the coldest glacial region in the world. Abandoned due to its bitter coldness, the South Pole is greeted by the real natives of this place ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Kim Jae-yeong  •  Kim Jin-man
CAST:  Song Joong-ki

Penny Pinchers (2011)

Ji-woong is a loser who can't find a job so he lies to his mother for money, but one day she abruptly cuts him off and he becomes homeless. That same day, salvation arrives in the form of Hong-sil who's extremely stingy. Her hobby is visiting the bank to make ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Kim Jeong-hwan
CAST:  Han Ye-seul  •  Song Joong-ki  •  Lee Sang-yeob  •  Shin So-yul

Ji-woong is a loser who can't find a job so he lies to his mother for money, but one day she abruptly cuts him off and he becomes homeless. That same day, salvation arrives in the form of Hong-sil who's extremely stingy. Her hobby is visiting the bank to make ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Kim Jeong-hwan
CAST:  Han Ye-seul  •  Song Joong-ki  •  Lee Sang-yeob  •  Shin So-yul

The Battleship Island (2017)

During the Japanese colonial era, roughly 400 Korean people, who were forced onto Battleship Island (‘Hashima Island’) to mine for coal, attempt to escape.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Ryoo Seung-wan
CAST:  Hwang Jung-min  •  So Ji-sub  •  Song Joong-ki  •  Lee Jung-hyun

During the Japanese colonial era, roughly 400 Korean people, who were forced onto Battleship Island (‘Hashima Island’) to mine for coal, attempt to escape.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Ryoo Seung-wan
CAST:  Hwang Jung-min  •  So Ji-sub  •  Song Joong-ki  •  Lee Jung-hyun

Space Sweepers (2021)

When the crew of a space junk collector ship called The Victory discovers a humanoid robot named Dorothy that's known to be a weapon of mass destruction, they get involved in a risky business deal which puts their lives at stake.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jo Sung-hee
CAST:  Song Joong-ki  •  Kim Tae-ri  •  Yoo Hae-jin  •  Jin Sun-kyu

When the crew of a space junk collector ship called The Victory discovers a humanoid robot named Dorothy that's known to be a weapon of mass destruction, they get involved in a risky business deal which puts their lives at stake.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jo Sung-hee
CAST:  Song Joong-ki  •  Kim Tae-ri  •  Yoo Hae-jin  •  Jin Sun-kyu

Bogota

A criminal thriller set in Colombia. It tells the story of a young man in his 30s who emigrated to Colombia in the 1990s, settling in a traditional market in Bogota.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Kim Sung-je
CAST:  Song Joong-ki  •  Lee Hee-jun  •  Cho Hyun-chul  •  Juana del Río

A criminal thriller set in Colombia. It tells the story of a young man in his 30s who emigrated to Colombia in the 1990s, settling in a traditional market in Bogota.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Kim Sung-je
CAST:  Song Joong-ki  •  Lee Hee-jun  •  Cho Hyun-chul  •  Juana del Río