Kim Dong-jun is a well-known South Korean actor and singer. Kim Dong-jun rose to prominence as a member of the boy band “ZE A.” He also grew to notoriety as an actor, appearing in films and TV dramas such as ‘More Than Friends,’ ‘Black,’ ‘About Time,’ ‘A Company Man,’ and others.
Kim Dong-jun was born on February 11, 1992, and he will be 29 years old in 2021. Dong-jun was born in Busan, South Korea, and his zodiac sign is Aquarius. Dong-jun has an older brother named Donghyeon in his family.
Dong-jun earned his bachelor’s degree from Digital Seoul Culture Arts University. Furthermore, there is information that Dong-jun played soccer in high school and initially aspired to be a pilot. His name is spelled in Korean and as in Hanja.
More Facts about Kim Dong-jun
|Full Name||Dong-jun Kim|
|Born Date||11 Feb 1992|
|Age||30 years old|
|Best Match for Marriage||Aquarius, Gemini, Sagittarius|
|Height||5 feet 8 inches (1.73m)|
|Net Worth||$1 million to $5 million|
|Eye Color||Dark Brown|
|Hair Color||Dark Brown|
|Education||Digital Seoul Culture Arts University|
|Siblings||One (brother Donghyeon)|
Professional Life and Career
Kim Dong-jun is a well-known singer and actor in South Korea. Dong-jun made his debut as a member of the boy band ZE: A. He also joined the band’s subgroups “ZE: A Five” and “ZE: A J.” Furthermore, Dong-jun is the youngest member of the band. He is also the group’s main vocalist, lead dancer, and face.
Dong-jun has established himself as an actor in addition to his group’s activities. Dong-jun has been in a number of prominent TV dramas, including The Fugitive of Joseon, Neighborhood Lawyer Jo Deul-ho, Black, and About Time. He has also appeared in films such as A Company Man, Take My Hand, and Dead Again.
ZE: A-related activities
He first joined a nine-member band called “Children of Empire.” The band then appeared in Mnet’s Children of Empire and Children of Empire Returns in 2009. The band eventually traveled the country, performing guerrilla-style.
Later, in December, the group was embroiled in scandal. It was when people discovered the group’s name was close to Brown Eyed Girls’ JeA. To avoid implications, they modified the pronunciation of the name. On January 7, 2010, they released their EP “Nativity” under the band name ZE: A.
He is a member of the subgroup “ZE: A Five,” which also includes Kevin, Siwan, Minwoo, and Hyungsik. In addition, the sub-group “ZE: A J” is a solo project. Kevin, Heechul, and Dong-jun have all recorded solo material. Dong-jun was the last member to release a solo song, Healing. Furthermore, Dong-jun composed and wrote the song himself.
Projects for Actors
He also appeared as a Dream Team member in Let’s Go Dream Team Season 2. On August 27, 2011, the singer-actor earned two gold medals in the Idol Athletes Chuseok Special. It was in the men’s 100m and 110m hurdles against other idols. Dong-jun was also chosen as a torchbearer for the 17th Asian Incheon Games in 2014.
He signed with Gold Moon Entertainment in June 2017. It was following the termination of his contract with Star Empire Entertainment. Hwang Jung-moon, ZE: former A’s manager, was the CEO of his new agency. Then, in August 2017, Gold Moon Entertainment, The Vibe Entertainment, and Asakusa Games amalgamated, and they now operate as “Major 9.”
He was cast in OCN’s upcoming drama, Black, a month later, in July 2017. Dong-jun portrayed Oh Man-soo, a second-generation chaebol, for this project. In May 2018, the actor appeared in the tvN drama About Time. He played the role of a musical director who is well-known for his genius but lacks humanity. In addition, he has been a cast member of the TV show Delicious Rendezvous since December 2019.
Musicals and Honors
The singer-actor has also been in a number of musical performances. Dong-jun starred as Aladdin in the 2011 musical Aladdin. Similarly, he played Frank in 2012 musical Catch Me If You Can. The next year, Dong-jun portrayed the lead character Lee Shin in Goong, as well as Elvis in All Shook Up.
Furthermore, Kim Dong-jun has won three awards out of the four nominations he earned. He received the “Newcomer Award” at the 9th Annual Daegu International Musical Festival in 2015 for his performance in All Shook Up. At the 2017 Asia Model Festival Awards, he received the “Popular Star Award.”
He was nominated for an “Excellence Award, Actor in a Daily Drama” the same year. It was for his performance in the drama Still Loving You that he was nominated at the 2017 KBS Drama Awards. Furthermore, for his role in Delicious Rendezvous, the actor received the “Best Challenge Award” at the 2019 SBS Entertainment Awards.
Status of the Relationship
There is no confirmed information on Kim’s Dong-relationship with jun’s status or love adventures. The young actor/singer may be single and concentrating on his acting and singing careers. Or he could be in a relationship but prefers to keep his personal life private.
He stands approximately 5 feet 9 inches tall. Similarly, the star’s weight is approximately 58 kg, and his blood group is “B.” There is no further information available about Dong-other jun’s body measurements, such as his chest-waist-hip measurements, clothing size, shoe size, biceps, and so on. Furthermore, he has dark brown hair and dark brown eyes.
In terms of social media, actor Kim Dong-jun joined Twitter in July 2017 and currently has over 6.5k followers on his @Official KDJ account. Similarly, he may be found on Instagram under the handle @super d.j. During the time I was writing this biography, the actor had 578 posts and over 569k followers.
Furthermore, he may be found on Tiktok with the account @kimdongjun official. So far, the actor has over 171.5K followers and 322.8K likes on Instagram. On January 12, 2018, he also launched his official YouTube channel. The channel “[KIM DONG JUN] OFFICIAL” has received around 795.3k views so far.