Yoon Hyun-min was bornon 15 April 1985 in South Korea, South Korean, is Actor. Yoon Hyun-min is a South Korean actor best known for his leading role in the South Korean melodrama family series ‘My Daughter, Geum Sa-wol’. A graduate from the Cheongwon High School, Yoon was a talented sportsperson and had no plans for career in acting. He was associated with ‘Hanwha Eagles’ and then with ‘Doosan Bears’ as a professional baseball player. However destiny had other plans in store for him. He happened to watch the play ‘Finding Kim Jong-wook’ and got drawn towards the stage so much so that he left sports in 2007 to pursue a career in acting. Starting with on- stage performance making his debut with the same play ‘Finding Kim Jong-wook’ that made him love the field, he went on to endeavour in films and television. His notable theatrical works include ‘Spring Awakening’ while his only flick so far was the 2011 baseball film ‘Pitch High’. Over the years he has featured in supporting roles in several notable television series including ‘Falling for Innocence’, ‘Discovery of Love’ and ‘Cruel City’, as also in lead roles in ‘Tunnel’ and ‘My Daughter, Geum Sa-wol’. The latter not only upped his fame but also won him Best New Actor in a Special Project Drama award at the 2015 MBC Drama Awards.
The series airs every Monday and Tuesday at 22:00 (KST) on KBS2 starting from October 9, 2017
He then featured as Kim Sae-byuk in the 13th episode of the tvN aired South Korean television drama ‘The Good Wife’ (2016) that had Yoo Ji-tae, Yoon Kye-sang and Jeon Do-yeon in starring roles
His performance won him the Best New Actor in a Special Project Drama award at the MBC Drama Awards in 2015
In 2014 he also featured as Sang-woo in the MBC aired television series Drama Festival "House, Mate"
Sometime during 2013 to 2014 he performed in the play ‘Triangle’ characterising the role of Do-yeon
In 2012 he also portrayed the character of Lee Tae-seong in the play ‘Bachelor's Vegetable Store’
His only big-screen appearance so far was in the role of Sang-tae in the 2011 sports film ‘Pitch High’
In 2010, he essayed minor roles of Yoon Hyun-min in the MBC aired TV series ‘More Charming by the Day’ and that of son of second state councillor in the OCN aired TV series ‘Yaksha’
This was followed by another supporting role of Yong Soo-cheol in the tvN aired South Korean romance comedy series ‘Witch's Romance’, a remake of the popular Taiwanese drama ‘My Queen’ (2009)
He quit sports in 2007 and started a new journey in the field of acting
In 2006 he joined the Seoul based South Korean professional baseball team ‘Doosan Bears’
A talented sportsperson Yoon played professional baseball for the Daejeon based South Korean professional baseball club ‘Hanwha Eagles’ in 2005
Yoon Hyun-min was born on April 15, 1985 in South Korea