Park Hyung-Sik is best known as member of ZE:A (otherwise known as Children of Empire), but has recently become a popular icon amongst K-drama fans. The singer-actor is best known for his work in ‘High Society’, ‘Hwarang’ and ‘Strong Woman Do Bong Soon’.
He first debuted as a member of ZE:A in 2010, with their debut song ‘Malzetov’ which was released as a part of their debut single album ‘Nativity’. However, he first began his acting career in 2012, where his first roles involved him featuring in SBS’s special drama ‘I Remember You’ along with SBS’s ‘Dummy Mommy’ in the same year. Park Hyungsik alongside acting, participated in the reality TV show, ‘The Romantic & Idol’ with 4MINUTE’s Jihyun. ZE:A also released their special gift of ‘Beautiful Lady’ for their fans, with the music video featuring scenes of the pair from ‘The Romantic & Idol’. Check out the MV below:
Alongside physical acting career, he has also had an opportunity to work as a voice actor for some notable films such as ‘Trolls’ where he worked with YG’s Lee Sung Kyung for the film. You can check out one of the OSTs he sang for the film alongside Lee Sung Kyung below:
Referring back to his latest dramas, Park Hyung Sik has since developed an increase in popularity since his second leading-role as a chaebol in High Society in 2015. Since his success in ‘High Society’, he has participated as a main lead in ‘Hwarang’ in late-2016, where he also sang an OST for the drama. The emotional ballad captures the romantic feelings conveyed between his character and the female protagonist – A drama definitely worth watching if you’re looking to see some flower boys in action!
Following ‘Hwarang’, he obtained his first leading role in ‘Strong Woman Do Bong Soon’. His character can be described as playful-romantic boss, where he was later deemed as the new ‘romantic-comedy’ king by the public as he continues to rise in popularity! SPOILER ALERT! Check out one of the most hilarious scenes in the drama which features Park Hyung Sik, Jisoo and Park Bo Young.
Alongside his solo career, the singer has also featured with ZE:A members in various TV programmes. One of the most memorable appearances he has made as a singer is in ‘Immortal Songs’ where he has competed alongside his co-members in a battle of vocals. However, the show itself also showcases some comical activities behind the scenes. Check out Park Hyung Sik’s reaction to Girl’s Day’s Hyeri, Ailee as well as IVY dancing here!