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Thus began his modeling career, and he appeared on the catwalk for prêt-à-porter collections in Paris such as DKNY, Gucci and Hugo Boss, as well as for the local Seoul Fashion Artists Association (SFAA).
After being cast in the music video for Jo Sung-mo's "I Swear," the experience intrigued Gang so much that he decided to take some acting classes.
With its strong, star-filled ensemble cast and a high effects budget, the Choi Dong-hoon film turned into a blockbuster holiday event, selling over 6 million tickets over the winter season despite opening in theaters only a week after the release of Avatar in Korea.
It became one of the biggest Korean box office hits of 2010, with over 5 million tickets sold.
"She is unfazed by rumors and focuses only on her acting, so she maintains an aura of mysticism, making her virtually bulletproof," says culture critic Ha Jae-geun.
He then briefly returned to television as an antihero in Magic, though it was not successful ratings-wise.
Gang said that he decided to play the mischievous titular character in the action fantasy Jeon Woo-chi: The Taoist Wizard because "he wanted to work on a fun movie, as he was emotionally drained while formerly having worked on several serious films.
Watch the video to find out more about his on-set injury and how the director and Kim Woobin reacted to it.
Song Hye-kyo continues her winning streak with KBS' series "Descendants of the Sun" both in Korea and beyond.