Im Si Wan was attending Chin Chin Song Festival when he got recruited by Star Empire. He immediately joined the agency and became a trainee.
After about three years of training, this singer was put in a new group called ZE:A.
He had his debut with the group in January 2010. Their first release was a single album titled Nativity.
The album was quite a hit. It managed to reach number 1 on Artist Chart and Album Chart Daum.
Other than doing group activities with ZE:A, Si Wan also has an acting career. He had appeared in various TV series as a cameo in 2010.
However, his official debut came in the 2012 series Moon Embracing the Sun.
The man from Busan gained massive attention for his acting in 2013. At the time, he got the main role on the film The Attorney.
The film turned out to be a commercial and critical success. It also helped launch his career into a new height.
In 2014, this actor further solidified his spot in the entertainment industry. This time he starred in the TV series Misaeng: Incomplete Life.
The series was a huge success, getting high rating throughout its runtime.
Si Wan continued to star in various series and films. Some of his performance can be seen in One Line (2017), Hell is Other People (2019), and Emergency Declaration (2020).
- Real Name: Im Woong Jae (임웅재), legally changed to Im Si Wan (임시완)
- Stage Name: Im Si Wan
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- Birthday: December 1, 1988
- Birthplace: Busan, South Korea
- Zodiac Sign: Sagittarius
- Nationality: Korean
- Height: 168 cm (5’6″)
- Weight: 63 kg (139 lbs)
- Blood Type: B
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- Profession: Actor, Singer
- Position: Vocalist, Visual
- Education: Busan National University, University of East Broadcasting, Woosong Information College
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- Twitter: @Siwan_ZEA
- Instagram: @yim_siwang
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- Weibo: 任时完_ZEA
- Fan Cafe: yimsiwanofficial
- Si Wan grew up in Busan.
- He has one older sister.
- He can play guitar and violin.
- This actor loves snowboarding and skiing.
- He legally changed his name from Woong Jae to Si Wan in 2010.
- He has been working under Plum Entertainment since 2017.
- His new agency was expected to turn him into full-time actor.
- He already completed his military duty, which ran from July 2017 until March 2019.
- He became the assistant instructor for the new recruits because of his good performance.
- This singer is known to be a polite and humble person.
- He is a calm person who often thinks first before speaking in interviews.
- He can also be very funny and open around his close friends.
- Si Wan often makes funny face in pictures around the people he’s close to.
- He is very close to fellow ZE:A member Park Hyung Sik, even calling him soulmate.
- He loves playing and solving Rubik’s Cube.
- Michael Bublé is his most favorite foreign singer.
- He used to learn to play Go (바둑) in elementary school.
- He was the class president from third grade in elementary school until third grade in high school.
- This K-pop Idol is a fan of the football club Arsenal.
- He loves eating pork rice soup with kkakdugi and also sundae.
- In 2021, he donated 40 million Won to the Community Chest of Korea to help families in need.
- His ideal type is someone who has similar interests as him.
Pics of Im Si Wan
1. Si Wan does a great job modeling the outfit
2. The close-up really shows his perfect face
3. He looks even more handsome on dark colors
4. Love his style in this picture
5. Si Wan looks amazing in his winter outfit
Im Si Wan has experienced huge success as an idol and actor. He is definitely one talented individual to look up to.