Choi Woo-shik

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Choi Woo-shik (Korean: 최우식; Korean pronunciation: [[tsʰø.u.ɕik̚]]; born March 26, 1990), or Edward Choi, is a Canadian actor based in South Korea. He first gained widespread recognition for his leading role in the film Set Me Free (2014). He then co-starred in the films Train to Busan (2016) and Parasite (2019), both of which received international critical acclaim and success, the latter winning the Palme d'Or at Cannes and the Academy Award for Best Picture. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Choi Woo-shik has received more than 5,974,452 page views. His biography is available in 22 different languages on Wikipedia. Choi Woo-shik is the 8,143rd most popular actor (down from 6,168th in 2019), the 503rd most popular biography from South Korea (down from 332nd in 2019) and the 224th most popular South Korean Actor.

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  • 6.0M

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  • 40.98

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 22

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 3.78

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.05

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)


Among actors, Choi Woo-shik ranks 8,143 out of 13,578Before him are Shelley Fabares, Claudia Jennings, Fernanda Torres, Brian Hallisay, Hudson Leick, and Jay Baruchel. After him are Salli Richardson, Genesis Rodriguez, Jack Huston, Holmes Herbert, Huang Zitao, and Guy Henry.

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Among people born in 1990, Choi Woo-shik ranks 138Before him are Sebastian Rode, Saki Kumagai, Lucas Till, Rohan Dennis, Robin Olsen, and Antonio Donnarumma. After him are Grant Gustin, Paul George, Jóhanna Guðrún Jónsdóttir, Mike James, Carly Chaikin, and Alex Teixeira.

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In South Korea

Among people born in South Korea, Choi Woo-shik ranks 503 out of 1,128Before him are Seung-Hui Cho (1984), Dahyun (1998), Daesung (1989), Ki Hong Lee (1986), Shindong (1985), and Seol Ki-hyeon (1979). After him are Lee Yoo-mi (1994), Jin Goo (1980), Shin Seung-hun (1966), Kangin (1985), Ye Ji-won (1973), and Ha Seok-ju (1968).

Among ACTORS In South Korea

Among actors born in South Korea, Choi Woo-shik ranks 224Before him are Yong Jun-hyung (1989), Lee Joon (1988), Hahm Eun-jung (1988), Yeon Woo-jin (1984), Yeo Jin-goo (1997), and Ki Hong Lee (1986). After him are Lee Yoo-mi (1994), Jin Goo (1980), Ye Ji-won (1973), Im Soo-hyang (1990), Jang Dong-yoon (1992), and Eric Mun (1979).

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