(sometimes written "Byun") (born June 8 1942) is a South Korean actor and producer best known for his role in the smash hit The Host
for which he won an award at the Asia-Pacific Film Festival and a Blue Dragon Award
Byeon became a cult TV star in the 70s by portraying strange and eccentric men.
In Bong Joon-ho´s Barking Dogs Never Bite
he had his first major movie success.
2001 followed Volcano High
(Kim Tae-gyun),2003 My Teacher, Mr. Kim
(Jang Gyu-sung) ,2003 Memories of Murder
again by Bong, 2005 Another Public Enemy
),2005 Crying Fist
2006 finally he reached the top with "the host" one more time directed by Bong.