Famous Comedians from South Korea

List of notable or famous comedians from South Korea, with bios and photos, including the top comedians born in South Korea and even some popular comedians who immigrated to South Korea. If you're trying to find out the names of famous South Korean comedians then this list is the perfect resource for you. These comedians are among the most prominent in their field, and information about each well-known comedian from South Korea is included when available.

Examples include Shim Hyung-rae and Haha. Featuring female comedians and more, this list has it all. 

This historic comedians from South Korea list can help answer the questions "Who are some South Korean comedians of note?" and "Who are the most famous comedians from South Korea?" These prominent comedians of South Korea may or may not be currently alive, but what they all have in common is that they're all respected South Korean comedians.

Use this list of renowned South Korean comedians to discover some new comedians that you aren't familiar with. Don't forget to share this list by clicking one of the social media icons at the top or bottom of the page.

  • Haha
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    Ha Dong-hoon (Korean: 하동훈; born on August 20, 1979), better known by his stage name Haha (Korean: 하하), is a South Korea singer, variety show host and member of RGP. He is best known for being in the sitcom, Nonstop and for co-hosting two popular variety programs, MBC's Infinite Challenge and SBS's Running Man. He has also hosted his own show, titled "Ya Man TV" on Mnet in 2015.
    • Age: 43
    • Birthplace: West Berlin
  • Jeong Hyeong-don
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    Jeong Hyeong-don (Korean: 정형돈; born February 7, 1978) is a South Korean comedian and television host. He is best known for his roles on the variety shows Infinite Challenge and Weekly Idol.
    • Age: 44
    • Birthplace: Busan, South Korea
  • Jeong Jun-ha
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    Jeong Jun-ha (Korean: 정준하, Hanja: 鄭埻夏; born 18 March 1971) is a South Korean comedian and entertainer. His well-known motto is "(Whether they) give love or not, (he) always gives love: Jeong Jun-ha" (정주나 안정주나 늘정주는 정준하).
    • Age: 51
    • Birthplace: Seoul, South Korea
  • Ji Suk-jin
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    Ji Suk-jin is a South Korean comedian, television presenter, actor and broadcaster. He graduated from Ajou University with a bachelor's degree in Business Administration. In 1992, Ji Suk-jin debuted as a singer, releasing his first album "I Know". However, he gained popularity as a MC and comedian in the entertainment industry. He was most commonly known as the main MC in Star Golden Bell, which aired from 2004 to 2010. Ji Suk-jin is currently a cast member in the variety show Running Man together with Yoo Jae-suk, Kim Jong-kook, Kang Hee-gun of LeeSsang, Ha Dong-hoon, Song Ji-hyo, and Lee Kwang-soo. Ji Suk-jin recently sang '사랑한다 말하는건' with Club Soul, for KBS drama My Dear Cat's OST. He ...more
    • Age: 56
    • Birthplace: Seoul, South Korea