Kim Jae Joong

Biography

Kim Jae Joong is a popular South Korean singer, actor and composer. Born as Han Jae Joon on January 26, 1986, the star was given up for adoption and his adopted family changed his name to Kim Jae Joong. He has stylized his name as JaeJoong as a music artist and also went by the name Hero Jaejoong. Kim Jae Joong started his music career as a part of the boy band TVXQ, serving as the lead vocalist from 2003 to 2010. After the group went on hiatus, Kim Jae Joong formed the pop trio JYJ with Park Yoochun and Kim Junsu. Kim Jae Joong successfully crossed over into acting and has starred in several popular drama series, including “Protect the Boss,” “Dr. Jin,” “Triangle” and “Spy.”

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