Jang Hyuk, born Jung Yong-joon on December 20, 1976 in Busan, is a South Korean actor and rapper. His notable works include the hit romantic comedy series Successful Story of a Bright Girl and the critically acclaimed sageuk Chuno.
Jang Hyuk made his acting introduction in the 1997 SBS dramatization Model. In 2002, he featured in the SBS lighthearted comedy Fruitful Story of a Splendid Young lady, inverse Jang Nara. The series was an immense achievement, recording a pinnacle viewership rating of 42.6 percent. It likewise won him a Top Greatness Grant at the 2002 SBS Show Grants. In 2004, he featured inverse Jeon Ji-hyun in the film Windstruck, which positioned the eighth top rated Korean film of that year. In 2010, he featured the sageuk show Chuno, which acquired him the Daesang at the KBS Dramatization Grants. His work in the series likewise gave him a Best Entertainer selection at the 39th Global Emmy Grants. In 2014, he rejoined with his Effective Story of a Splendid Young lady co-star Jang Nara in Destined to Adore You, which is a redo of the Taiwanese series of a similar name. He won a Top Greatness Grant at the 2014 MBC Show Grants for his exhibition in the series. In 2017, he won one more Top Greatness Grant for the 2017 MBC weekend series Cash Bloom.
Jang Hyuk likewise had a short vocation as a rapper. He delivered his rap collection named TJ Undertaking in 2000 under the stage name TJ. In August 2013, he distributed the book Jang Hyuk, Hot-Blooded Man highlighting an assortment of individual papers.
In 2004, Jang Hyuk and his kindred entertainers Melody Seung-heon and Han Jae-seok were found to have wrongfully kept away from their required military assistance. Jang Hyuk apologized over the issue and afterward continued to serve his two-year term. Jang Hyuk has been hitched to his significant other Kim Yeo-jin since 2008. They have two children and a little girl together.