Actor Hyun Bin has been chosen as the first-ever Korean global ambassador of the luxury Swiss watch brand ‘OMEGA’!
Regarding the decision to partner up with Hyun Bin, ‘OMEGA’ revealed, “Hyun Bin has a knack for portraying his characters with confidence and charisma. We’ve discovered that his dedication to excellent performance and attention to detail shown in his extensive career fit well with ‘OMEGA’s brand value. We are sure that as a star with no lacking qualities, he will work well with our luxurious ‘OMEGA’ timepieces.”
Hyun Bin, who was born on September 25, 1982, is a South Korean actor. He first gained wide recognition for his role in the 2005 romantic comedy television drama My Name is Kim Sam-soon. Since then, he has appeared in leading roles in other successful television shows including; the romantic fantasy drama Secret Garden (2010–2011), fantasy drama Memories of the Alhambra (2018–2019), and romantic drama Crash Landing on You (2019–2020). His popularity was further widened by starring in a series of box office hits; the action thriller Confidential Assignment (2017), the crime thrillers The Swindlers (2017), and The Negotiation (2018) as well as the horror movie Rampant (2018).
Hyun Bin drew praise from critics for his performance in the melodrama film Late Autumn, which was screened at the 61st Berlin International Film Festival. Throughout his career, he has been nominated for many awards, including five at the Baeksang Arts Awards, and won various acting recognition, including the Grand Prize (Daesang) for TV at the 47th Baeksang Arts Awards.
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