Monday, July 30, 2012

Choi Si Won: Getting in the Limelight of Kpop World

Choi Si-won is a South Korean model, actor and singer born on April 7, 1986. He is a member of the famous kpop boy group Super Junior.

All About Si-won:
  • Choi Si-won came from a well-known family. His father is currently the CEO of a pharmaceutical company.
  • He is a devoted Protestant Christian and he wants to become a missionary someday.
  • He auditioned for SM Entertainment at the age of 16, but his parents doesn't know about it. He only notified his parents only after he passed the audition. Although his parents are not against his decision, they let him to take full responsibility of his actions.
  • His first featured music video is The Grace’s Dana.
  • Si-won’s first acting appearance in a short drama, Precious Family, Eighteen, Twenty-Nine and supporting role in a korean drama Spring Waltz respectively.
  • He first debuted with his group Super Junior 05 (Super Junior) in 2005.
  • Right after his musical and tv series debut, he was cast in the Hongkong movie entitled “A Battle of Wits” as Prince Liang Shi.
  • After his movie debut, he then starred in the high school film Attact on the Pin-Up Boys with his co-group member.
  • He got his first lead role in a Korean TV series, Legend of Hyang Dan as Lee Mong-ryong.
  • He also starred in a romantic comedy tv series, Oh My Lady.
  • He was featured in some famous magazines such as Men’s Health, Elle, Cosmopolitan and High Cut. He also does modeling for prominent brand names like Lacoste, Burberry, Gucci and many more.
  • In 2009, he joined the cast of Athena: Goddess of War, a korean action drama series as Agent Kim Jun-Ho.
  • Last year, he was cast as one of the main character in Poseidon. Also, he was starred in a Taiwanese movie, Skip Beat – a Japanese adaptation of Japanese shojo manga with the same title.
  • He recently finished his course Physical education in Inha University.
  • Siwon was chosen as one of the endorser of Bench, top Philippine fashion brand alongside Donghae for its 25th Anniversary.
  • He was reunited with his group Super Junior again and they recently released their 6th album entitled Sexy, Free and Single. 

Download and watch his Korean TV series Poseidon. Athena: Goddess of War and Oh My Lady at

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