Birth Place Matching "Seoul, Korea" (Sorted by Death Date Ascending)
Actress | Burai muhô no to-sabû
Chitose Kobayashi was born on February 13, 1937 in Seoul, Korea as Chitose Yamamoto. She was an actress and writer, known for Burai muhô no to-sabû (1964), A Colt Is My Passport (1967) and Akai shuriken (1965). She was married to Kôichi Yamamoto. She died on November 26, 2003 in Tokyo, ...
10. Nam June Paik
Soundtrack | Shutter Island
Nam June Paik was the first video artist who experimented with electronic media and made a profound impact on the art of video and television. He coined the phrase "Information Superhighway" in 1974, and has been called the "father of video art."
He was born Nam June Paik on July 20, 1932 in Seoul, ...
12. Da-bin Jeong
Actress | Danjeogbiyeonsu
Born and raised in Seoul, South Korea, Jeong Da-bin, whose real name is Jung Hye-sun, was mostly known for playing ever cheerful and effervescent every girl roles. Known primarily for playing schoolgirl types, she gained quite a popular following in Taiwan as well particularly for her roles in ...
14. Jin-shil Choi
Actress | Na-eui sa-lang na-eui sin-boo
Jin-shil Choi was born on December 24, 1968 in Seoul, South Korea. She was an actress, known for My Love, My Bride (1990), The Legend of Gingko (2000) and My Rosy Life (2005). She was married to Sung Min Cho. She died on October 2, 2008 in Seoul.
15. Seung-yeon Woo
Actress | Geu-rim-ja sal-in
Woo Seung-yeon was an upcoming model for several fashion magazines and appeared in two minor movie roles the "Herb" (2007) and "Private Eye" (2009). She got her start as an Internet uljjang, leading to her modeling career, which then branched out into acting. Woo Seung-yeon was found dead at her ...
Hiroyuki Nakagawa was born on March 15, 1937 in Seoul, South Korea. He died on June 11, 2014 in Japan.
23. Min-Ki Jo
Actor | Edeonui dongjjok
Min-Ki Jo was born on November 5, 1966 in Seoul, South Korea as Byung-Ki Jo. He was an actor, known for East of Eden (2008), Great Queen Seonduk (2009) and Dalui Yeonin - Bobogyungsim Ryeo (2016). He was married to Sun-Jin Kim. He died on March 9, 2018 in Seoul.
25. Johnny Kim
Johnny Kim, born in Seoul, Korea, in 1968, and moved at an early age to Singapore, growing up in an exclusive neighborhood known as Queen Astrid Park. A close neighbor and family friend was Sir Run Run Shaw. Kim's family migrated to the United States via Garfield Heights, Ohio in 1976, then took ...
26. Hiro Narita
Cinematographer | Star Trek VI: The Undiscovered Country
Hiro Narita was born on June 26, 1941 in Seoul, Korea as Hiro Morikawa. He is known for his work on Star Trek VI: The Undiscovered Country (1991), The Time Machine (2002) and The Scorpion King (2002). He was previously married to Barbara Parker.
32. Doona Bae
Actress | Cloud Atlas
Doona Bae was born in Seoul, South Korea. Her mother, Hwa-Young Kim, is a stage actress. Bae started out as a model. She soon moved to T.V. and movies, and it proved the right move. Her first movie was The Ring Virus (1999). Barking Dogs Never Bite (2000) (aka "Barking Dogs Never Bite") and Take ...
34. Vivian Bang
Actress | Always Be My Maybe
Vivian Bang co-wrote, co-produced, and stars in the Sundance 2018's Indie Feature: "White Rabbit." She is Jenny in Netflix's Romantic Comedy, "Always Be My Maybe."
She was Susan Sullivan on TBS hit comedy series, "Sullivan and Son" for 3 seasons (2012-2014) and plays the North Korean Landlady turned...
Actress | Last Summer
Nicole "Nikki" Bilderback grew up in Dallas, Texas as an all-American girl. She was born in Seoul, Korea but is a mix of Korean, Japanese and Chinese, giving her a versatile Asian-American look. Nikki was adopted as a newborn by Jim and Lois Bilderback. Being the youngest child and only daughter, ...
40. JuJu Chang
Actress | Nightcap
JuJu Chang was born on September 17, 1965 in Seoul, Korea as Hyunju Chang. She is an actress and writer, known for Nightcap (2016), The Art of Women's Health (2005) and ABC News Nightline (1980). She has been married to Neal Shapiro since December 2, 1995. They have three children.
43. John Cho
John Yohan Cho was born in Seoul, South Korea, and moved to Los Angeles, California as a child. His father was a Christian minister. Cho was educated at Herbert Hoover High School at Glendale, before moving on to the University of California at Berkeley, where he studied English literature. Upon ...
44. Sung Yun Cho
Actress | Bad Education
Sung Yun Cho was born in Seoul, Korea and immigrated to Brooklyn at the age of 3 with her parents and her brother. After a few years, they moved to Long Island and graduated from Syosset High School. She received a BFA from the State University of New York at Purchase Acting Conservatory. She left ...
48. Min-sik Choi
Actor | Oldeuboi
Choi Min-shik first made a name for himself in theater before breaking into the film world with a role in Park Chong-won's acclaimed film 'Our Twisted Hero' (1992). In the mid-nineties he continued to act in theater productions as well as in several TV dramas, including Moon Over Seoul with Han ...