This one-time professional wrestler later pursued a profession being a comedian and television personality, hosting such South Korean variety shows as Love Letter and X-Man. After participating in the Masan Business SENIOR HIGH SCHOOL, he started his career being a ssireum wrestler, defeating South Korean wrestling star Lee Man-ki within a 1989 match. He set up the Baek Jeong Korean barbecue cafe string. He and his wife, Lee Hyo-jin, welcomed their initial kid, Kang Si-hoo, in ’09 2009. He and Goo Hara both gained KBS Entertainment Honours for their are MCs.