Kang Shin Hyo

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Kang Shin Hyo - Biography, Profile, Facts, and Career

Kang Shin Hyo already established his acting career several years ago in 2011, when he appeared in My Way for a bit part.

Two years later, in 2013, he was trusted to play as a main character for the movie The Russian Novel and debuted in a TV series, IRIS 2, as a supporting role.

In that year, this charismatic actor also acted in another movie, Rough Play, which gained him more recognitions by the Korean movie industry.

Later, Shin Hyo continued his appearance in drama series by acting in Yoo Na’s Street (2014), You Are The Only One (2014), and Six Flying Dragons (2015).

Not only coming back in movies, but in 2015, he also grabbed other acting projects in a big-screen, such as his role in The Avian Kind and Summer Snow.

Followed by those projects, Shin Hyo then made 2017 as the busiest year of his.

In that year, he appeared in various drama series, such as My Sassy Girl, Falsify, While You Are Sleeping, and Doubtful Victory. 

Also, he then appeared in a movie, The Uncle, as a supporting character.

Shin Hyo later came back for acting industry by appearing in Champion (2018), Stranger 2 (2020), and Love ft. Marriage and Divorce 3 (2022).

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  • Real Name: Kang Shin Hyo (강신효)
  • Stage Name: Kang Shin Hyo (강신효)
  • Nickname: Shin Hyo
  • Birthday: August 13, 1989
  • Birthplace: South Korea
  • Zodiac Sign: Leo
  • Nationality: South Korean
  • Height: 185 cm (6’0″)
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  • Profession: Actor
  • Education: Sejong University (Majored in Film Art)
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  • Shin Hyo had joined an acting class held by Shin Yeon Shik, a director.
  • When he was studying in that class, Yeon Shik cast him for The Russian Novel.
  • He is under Donghaeng Entertainment.
  • Shin Hyo loves to spend his time cycling.
  • He has some puppy pets.
  • Shin Hyo likes to explore his time outside.
  • In Love (ft. Marriage and Divorce) Season 3, he replaced the position of Sung Hoon as Pa Hya Sun.
  • He said that he is so happy to be cast in Love (ft. Marriage and Divorce) Season 3.
  • Shin Hyo wanted to portray the different charm of his character in that series.
  • His ideal type is…
  • His net worth is around….

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  • Champion (2018), as Combo
  • Summer Snow (2015), as Lee Jong Hyuk
  • The Avian Kind (2015), as Hunter
  • Rough Play (2013), as Woo Geun
  • The Russian Novel (2013), as Shin Hyo
  • My Way (2011), as cameo

Drama Series

  • Insider (jTBC | 2022), as Hong Jae Sun
  • Love ft. Marriage & Divorce Season 3 (TV Chosun | 2022), as Pan Sa Hyun
  • Stranger 2 (tvN | 2020), as Lee Yong Ho
  • Oh, The Mysterious (SBS | 2017-2018), as Kwon Dae Woong
  • While You Were Sleeping (SBS | 2017), as Gyu Won
  • Falsify (SBS | 2017), as Kim Jin Woo / tattoo man
  • My Sassy Girl (SBS | 2017), as Wol Myung
  • The Roots of Throne (SBS | 2015-2016), as Lee Bang Gan
  • You Are The Only One (KBS | 2014-2015), as Nam Hye Sung
  • Steal Heart (JTBC | 2014), as Kim Nam Soo
  • IRIS 2 (KBS2 | 2013), as Jang Cheol


  • SBS Drama Awards 2017 – Best New Actor (Distorted) – Nominated
  • Wildflower Film Awards 2014 – Best New Actor / Actress (The Russian Novel) – Nominated

As an actor who already established his career from several years ago, Kang Shin Hyo is really a pretty good at showing his charm in the acting industry. Good job!


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