South Korean experienced actor Choi Bool-am is known for starring in an uncountable list of films and television dramas such as End of An Affair, Red Shoes and Chun-Ja's Love Story. Since debuting in 1970, he has earned several glorious awards. Most noticeably, he was named the best actor by Baeksang Arts Awards( 1978) and Korean Film Critics Association Awards (1980). Besides acting, he also works as a professor.
He was born as the only child of a businessman and a homemaker in Geumgok-dong, Dong-gu, Incheon, Korea. He lost his father at the age of 8, so he lived with his mother in Seoul. While attending high school, he was attracted y the idea of becoming an actor, so he joined a theater club. In university years, he starred in some plays and finally was discovered by KBS TV in 1976.
Choi Bool-am is very secretive about his personal life. Therefore, little has been known about his wife and children.
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