Actor SOUTH KOREA

SONG Kang Ho

SONG Kang Ho

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Biography

Since his debut 26 years ago, Song Kang-ho has appeared in more than 40 films, including Joint Security Area (2000), Memories of Murder (2003), The Host (2006), Secret Sunshine (2007), Thirst (2009), The Attorney (2013), Snowpiercer (2013), The Age of Shadows (2016), A Taxi Driver (2017), and in the worldwide success Parasite (2019). As a lead role in Bong Joon-ho’s masterpiece, the first Korean film to win the Palme d’or at the Festival de Cannes and to earn four Oscars wins, Song Kang-ho played a key part in writing a remarkable page in Korean cinema's history. Awarded in 2019 at the Locarno Film Festival, he was among the New York Times "25 Greatest Actors of the 21st Century”, in 2020. He has recently finished filming Emergency Declaration by director Han Jae-rim, and Broker by Hirokazu Kore-eda.

Films presented at Cannes

Awards

BROKER
BROKER 2022 Award for Best Actor Actor
Jury members
Member - Feature films - 2021
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Directors

. CHRISTIAN-JAQUE

. CHRISTIAN-JAQUE

Script Writer, Director
Catherine CORSINI

Catherine CORSINI

Script Writer, Director
Doroteya DROUMEVA

Doroteya DROUMEVA

Director
Kirill SEREBRENNIKOV

Kirill SEREBRENNIKOV

Director, Script Writer
Lola QUIVORON

Lola QUIVORON

Director, Script Writer
Melvin VAN PEEBLES

Melvin VAN PEEBLES

Script Writer, Director, Actor
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