Kim Bum, 34
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  • Birthday
    July 7, 1989
  • Birthplace
    South Korea
  • Age
    34 Years

Kim Bum is a prominent South Korean actor, dancer, singer, and model. Similarly, he is highly popular for his television role as F4 member SO Yi-Jung in Boys Over Flowers (2009).

Early Life

Kim Bum was born on July 71989, in  South Korea. Kim Bum’s name is written as 김상범 in the Korean language. As of the year 2022, his age is 33 years old. Similarly, his birth sign is Cancer. Likewise, he has three siblings however, their names are not disclosed. His father’s name is Min-Ho Bum and his mother’s name is Jerry. Moreover, discussing the educational background of Kim Bum, he attended Chung-Ang University, majoring in Film and Theater.

Kim BumKim Bum’s childhood photos (Source: We Heart It)

Professional Life

Reflecting upon the professional life of Kim Bum, he is a South Korean actor, dancer, and model. Although he has done several movies and played various roles, he is popular for his television roles as F4 member So Yi-Junge in Boys Over Flowers (2009). His career as an actor started through his acting debut in the sitcom High Kick!. Similarly, he first gained recognition for his scene-stealing role in MBC’s anniversary drama East of Eden. Moreover, after the hit drama Boys Over Flowers, his popularity hit another level and he got more recognition.

Furthermore, apart from the Boyd Over Flowers, he is also popular for his television roles as guardian angel Lee Gok-soo in Padam Padam (2011), villainous CEO Lee Ro-Joon in Mrs. Cop2 (2016), half blood gumiho Lee Rang in Tale of the Nine Tailed (2020), and Han Joon Hwi in Law School (2021). Also, his latest drama in 2022 is Ghost Doctor which he played Go Seung-tak, a 1st-year Cardiothoracic surgeon.

Kim Bum Kim Bum in one of the scenes from the drama Boys Over Flower (Source: IMDB)


Similarly, Kim is also a singer and he released his first studio album, Hometown, on June 20, 2012, and also performed his first solo concert, during the same year. Likewise, in 2013, Kim reunite with Noh in the romance melodrama That Winter, The Wind Blows (2013). Kim also made his Chinese film debut in Young Detective Dee: Rise of the Sea Dragon directed by Tsui Hark, which became one of the highest-grossing Chinese films of the year.

In 2014 he was cast in his first Chinese television drama V Love, popular as the Chinese version of Gossip Girls. Kim also worked in two Chinese films, romantic comedy Lovers & Movies and suspense film The Beloved. Similarly, he made his small-screen comeback in tvN’s crime thriller Hidden Identity in 2015. As of the present, he is still acting and his latest work can be seen in Ghost Doctor, where he is acting alongside Rain.

Awards and Nominations

There is no ounce doubt about the fact that Kim is an incredible actor. He has received several awards and has also been nominated for his acting in various movies and television shows. Likewise, in  2007 he won 1st Mnet 20’s Choice Awards with Kim Hye-sung for Unstoppable High Kick, and in 2008 he won the Netizen Popularity Award for East of Eden. Similarly, he won the Andre Kim Best Male Star Award in 2009. Also, he was the co-winner of the Best Couple Award with Kim So-Eun, in Boys Over Flowers.

Personal Life

Kim Bum suffered from degenerative arthritis due to the dramatic weight loss in February 2012. He experienced it after training for the role in the JTBC cable drama Padam Padam. Similarly, coming to his relationship status, he might be single now. Although he did have some relationship history in the past. Kim dated his Goddess of Fire co-star, Moon Geun-young, however, that ended after a 7-month-long relationship. Likewise, on March 29, 2018, it was confirmed that Kim is in a relationship with actress Oh Yeon-Seo. However, they were reported to have parted ways after a few months of dating.

Social Media & Net worth

Kim Bum is active on the social media platform Instagram, he is not active on Facebook and Twitter. Similarly, he is active as @k.kbeom and has around 5.3 million followers. Moreover, he lives a decent life and can afford the things that he desires. The estimated net worth of Kim Bum is around $12 Million as of 2022.

Kim BumKim Bum’s first post on Instagram (Source: Instagram)

Body Measurements

Kim Bum is one of the most attractive actors with an amazing personality. He has enchanted his fans with his smile as much as his acting. Similarly, he has a height of 5 feet 11 inches and weighs around 66kg. Likewise, the color of his hair is dark brown and his eyes color is black. However, we don’t have any further information about his body measurements, he sure is a fine actor who knows how to keep himself fit and fine.

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