Don’t ask my age: ageing South Koreans begin new chapter

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By Hyun Young Yi and Hyonhee Shin

Boasting an overgrown beard and grey wavy hair, 65-year-old Kim Chil-doo glared into the wall, poised and confidant, as he practiced his runway walk among young, pin-thin models at an academy in Seoul earlier this month.

Kim became South Korea’s first senior fashion model last year, realising his lifelong dream with a charismatic debut at Seoul Fashion Week.

“This was what I wanted to do when I was young, but gave up to make money, and I thought maybe it’s worth trying even now,” Kim told Reuters. “And I’m...


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Don’t ask my age: ageing South Koreans begin new chapter


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