Being married to a celebrity is certainly one of the things that can make one a celebrity as well. In this regard, Phil Kim, the husband of Canadian actress, Battlestar Galactica, and Hawaii Five-0 star Grace Park become someone of interest to many people. Aside from his marriage with the actress, Phil is a real estate developer and has been quite successful in his career. However, it wasn’t until his marriage with the television star that a lot more people got know about him beyond his real estate clientele. Let’s tell you more about him here including what his family life with Grace is like.
Phil Kim – Bio
The real estate developer was born many years ago in the United States of America. Phil Kim is of American nationality while his ethnicity is Asian-American. Details about his parents are hard to come by at this point, however, it has been severally reported that his father was also a real estate developer. On the other hand, it is not yet known whether or not he has siblings and where they are at the moment.
But for his childhood life and education, we learned that Phil was interested in pursuing an acting career while he was in high school but he changed his mind because his father frowned at the idea. Kim enrolled in college to study a finance-related course and did graduate with a degree in financial studies. Then with the help of his father who was versed in the real estate business, Phil Kim got properly groomed in the business and soon proved himself capable of running his father’s business. In the course of time, Kim was given the mantle of leadership and he has in no small way been growing the real estate business in leaps and bounds.
Despite his success in the real estate sector, Phil was relatively unknown outside the circle of real estate developers, investors, and just about anyone in the property business within his area of coverage. But when his relationship and subsequent marriage with model and actress Grace Park happened, he became someone a lot of people wanted to know about. Kim has been in the public eye since then mainly for very good reasons.
Family: Wife, Son
Phil Kim and Grace Park met in 2002 when the former went on a trip to Canada. They became friends and soon started dating. After 2 years, they tied the nuptial knot and were pronounced husband and wife sometime in 2004; they have been together ever since. Their union has seen to the birth of a child, a son who was born sometime in 2015. However, not much is known about him at the moment. The family reportedly live in Vancouver and are hardly ever in the news for the wrong reasons.
As earlier mentioned, Grace is an actress. She was born on the 14th of March 1974 in Los Angeles but when she was about 1 year 8 months old, her Korean family relocated to Canada. She was thereafter raised in the Kerrisdale neighborhood in Vancouver, Canada. While she was growing up, Grace attended Magee Secondary School and later the University of British Columbia where she bagged a degree in psychology.
She began her acting career in 1997 and has starred in films and television series like The Outer Limits (1997), Secret Agent Man (2000), West 32nd (2007), Human Target (2010), Adventures in Public School (2017), A Million Little Things (2018) and many others. Through these works, she has been able to amass a net worth estimated to be $8 million.
Other Facts About Grace Park’s Husband
In the pursuit of his career as a real estate developer, Phil Kim has been able to amass a considerable level of fortune for himself and his family. Available estimates conservatively put his net worth at about $1 million. It is also believed that his marital relationship with Grace has in several ways been a boost to his financial standing.
The exact details of Phil Kim’s height and weight have not been disclosed. However, going by the pictures online which suggests that he is slightly taller than his wife, and being that we know his wife’s height to be 1.75 m or 5 feet 7 inches, we can take it to be that Phil stands at some inches or meters taller than his wife.