Bae Doona Biography

    Published On Jan 28, 2016
    Facts of Bae Doona
    Date of Birth: 1979 , October-11
    Birth Nation: South Korea
    Height: 5 Feet 6 Inch
    Name Zosia Mamet
    Birth Name Zosia Russell Mamet
    Nick Name Sophie
    Father David Mamet
    Mother Lindsay Crouse
    Nationality American
    Birth Place/City Randolph, Vermont
    Ethnicity White
    Profession Singer
    Net Worth 3 million dollars
    Eye Color Brown
    Hair Color Dyed Black
    Body Measurements 32-25-32
    Breast Size 32A
    Waist size 25
    Hip Size 32
    Shoe Size 9
    Weight in KG 55 KG
    Famous for Actress, dancer, model, musician
    Married Yes
    Married to Not Yet
    Children 2
    Divorce Yes
    Working For Movies and TV shows
    Face Color White
    Education Kent State University
    Online Presence Facebook, Twitter, Wiki, Instagram
    TV Show Regular Show
    Siblings Clara Mamet, Willa Mamet, Noah Mamet
    Salary 7 million US Dollars
    Awards Not Yet
    Religion Christian
    Boyfriend Evan Jonigkeit
    Neck Size 9.3
    Movies The Kids Are All Right
    Special Title Pretty Little Liars
    Affair with Dallas Clayton (2002–2004)
    Girlfriend Sarah Bolger
    Music Group Warpaint (2004 – 2008)
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    Bae has been keeping her personal matters to herself. But there is some information about her love affairs and that is with Jim Sturgess. It is also said that they have not been married yet.

    In 1998, when Bae was attending Hanyang University, she was discovered by the modeling agents and they pursued her to begin her modeling career. She then appeared in the COOLDOG's catalog as a model; however, within a year she changed her mind and she began acting. She made her acting debut in the TV series, School starring the role of Bae Doo-na. She also appeared in the TV series, Ad Madness. She also made her feature film debut in 1999. Her debut movie role was in the movie, The Ring Virus. She got her rise in fame after she appeared in the movie, Sympathy for Mr. Vengeance starring the role of Cha Young-mi. Her net worth is said to be around $20 million dollars.

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    Born in Jongno District, Seoul

    1979

    Bae was born as Bae Doona in Jongno District, Seoul, South Korea to Hwa-yeong Kim and Bae Jong Deok. Her mother is also a well known Korean address. She is Korean and is of Korean ethnicity. She is five feet and six inches tall. 

    Began her modeling career

    1998

    In 1998, when Bae was attending Hanyang University, she was discovered by the modeling agents. During that time, she was walking in some street in Seoul and they pursued her to begin her modeling career. She then appeared in the COOLDOG's catalog as a model. 

    Began her acting career

    1999

    Though she began her modeling career in 1998, she changed her mind to acting within a year. She made her acting debut in the TV series, School starring the role of Bae Doo-na. She also appeared in the TV series, Ad Madness.

    Appeared in the movie, The Ring Virus

    1999

    She also made her feature film debut in 1999. Her debut movie role was in the movie, The Ring Virus. The following year, she appeared in two different movies and they were Barking Dogs Never Bite and Plum Blossom.

    Appeared in the movie, Sympathy for Mr Vengeance

    2002

    She got her rise in fame after she appeared in the movie, Sympathy for Mr. Vengeance starring the role of Cha Young-mi. She is also well known in the world for starring the role of Park Nam-joo in the movie, The Host.

    Published her first photo-essay books

    2004

    After getting critical acclaim for her several movie roles she went on a hiatus in acting. Then she began pursuing her photo journey. Within few months, she also released her first book photo book. Later she began appearing in the TV series. 

    Won Asian Film Awards

    2015

    Till now she has been nominated in Asian Film Awards twice and out of these two nominations she has been honored only once. She was honored with this award for the first time in 2015 for Best Actress.

    Won KBS Drama Awards

    1999

    She had a great start in her acting career. She began acting since 1999 and she was also honored with one of the prestigious Korean movie award that year. She won KBS Drama Awards for Best New Actress.

    Won Hundred Flowers Awards

    2014

    She is also well known for starring her role in the movie, A Girl at My Door. For this role she got nominated in three different awards in 2014 and out of these three nominations she was honored twice. She was honored with Hundred Flowers Awards for Best Actress in a Foreign Film.