Ha Ji Won Biography

Updated On Jun 19, 2019 Published On Dec 26, 2015
Facts of Ha Ji Won
Date of Birth: 1978 , June-28
Birth Nation: South Korea
Height: 5 feet 5 inch
Name Ha Ji-won
Birth Name Jeon Hae-rim
Father Yoon-bok Jeon
Mother Yeon-soon Son
Nationality South Korean
Birth Place/City Seoul
Ethnicity Koreans
Profession Actress
Net Worth $1 Million
Eye Color Dark
Hair Color Black
Weight in KG 46 kg
Married Not Yet
Education Dankook University
Awards PaekSang Arts Award for Best New Actress in Television
Movies The King 2 Hearts 2012
TV Show Secret Garden 2010 – 2011
Siblings Jeon Tae-su
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One of the versatile actresses of South Korea, Jeon Hae-rim, better known by the name of Ha Ji-won is a beautiful woman. She is mainly popular in the world for starring her role in the dramas like Hwang Jini, Secret Garden, and Empress Ki.

Ha Ji Won's early life and education

Ha Ji Won born on June 28, 1978, in Seoul, South Korea, to Yoon-soon Son, Mother, and Yoon-bok Jeon, Father. She is South Korean and is of Korean ethnicity.

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Beautiful woman Jeon was inclined towards acting since her early age. While Jeon was at the end of her high school, she was scouted by an acting agency by which she got a chance to set out her acting career.

Ha Ji Won's education

Soon after completing her high school graduation, Jeon joined Dankook University and majored in Film and Television.

Ha Ji Won's acting career

Jeon made her acting debut in 1996 TV series, New Generation Report: Adults Don't Understand Us and in 2000, she appeared in three different movies through which she rose to prominence.

As of now, Jeon has appeared in several movies and television series such as Sex is Zero, Love So Divine, Miracle on 1st Street, Sector 7, and Life is Beautiful, Sunshine Hunting, Damo, Secret Garden, etc respectively.

Currently, talented woman Jeon is working for her new movie, Manhunt, which is about to be released in 2018.

Ha Ji Won's personal life

Jeon was once rumored for being in an affair with Taiwanese actor, Chen Bolin whom she worked together in the Chinese movie, Risking Life for Love.

However, both the actors denied all the rumors and stories. According to sources, she had been in two relationships but the information regarding them is hidden somewhere in the close walls.

Ha Ji Won's net worth

Jeon is one of the promising stars of South Korea of the current time. She has earned a handsome salary from her acting career, which has added up her net worth.

As of 2017, her net worth is estimated at around $1 million.

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Born in Daecheon-dong, Boryeong, South Korea

June 28 , 1978

Born as Hae-rim Jeon in Daecheon-dong, Boryeong of Seoul, South Korea to Yoon-bok Jeon and Yeon-soon Son, Ji Won was raised in large family. She is South Korean national and is of Korean ethnicity. She is five feet and five inch tall. 

Made her acting debut

1996

While Jeon was at the end of her high school, she was scouted by an acting agency. Soon after completing her high school graduation, she joined Dankook University and majored in Film and Television. She made her acting debut in 1996 TV series, New Generation Report: Adults Don't Understand Us.

First feature film, Nightmare

2000

After making her acting debut in 1996 by appearing on the television series, New Generation Report: Adults Don't Understand Us, she went on appearing in several TV series. In 2000, she made her movie debut in three different movies from which she drew the attention of thousands of people.

Appeared in Hwang Jini

2006

One of the versatile actresses of South Korea, Ha Ji Won is also popular among international viewers. She is mainly popular in the world for starring her role in the dramas like Hwang Jini, Secret Garden and Empress Ki.

Released her first album, Home Run

2003

Besides being one of the great Korean actresses, Ha is also a famous singer and she has also appeared in lots of music videos. In 2003, she released her debut album and it was released under the title, Home Run. 

Released her photo book, Ha Ji-won's Secret

2015

Famous for being the versatile actresses of South Korea, Ha is really a versatile woman. Besides being an actress, she is also the great writer. In 2012, her memoir At This Moment was released and recently in 2015, her first photo book was released under the title, Ha Ji-won's Secret. 

Won 37th Grand Bell Awards

2000

Within the few years after she made her acting debut she was honored with several honorable awards. In 2000, she got nominated for four different awards and claimed all of them. That year, she was also honored with 37th Grand Bell Awards. 

Won MBC Drama Awards

2003

MBC Drama Awards is one of the prestigious awards in the Korean film industry and this award is mainly awarded by Munhwa Broadcasting Corporation. She has also been honored with this award several times and she won this award for the first time in 2003 and that was for Best New Actress.

Won SBS Drama Awards

2004

Till now, she has been nominated in lots of prestigious awards and she has also won several of them. In 2004, she got nominated in SBS Drama Awards for the first time in her life and she won this award that year for Top 10 Stars and Top Excellence Award, Actress.

Had a car accident

2003

In 2003, she released her debut album but that was also the same year she got severe car accident. She was serious injured in this accident and she also got some scratches in her body. However, she recovered from this injury within short time. 

Donated her cornea

2005

Ha Ji Won is also a kind-hearted woman. She has been actively involved in charitable works since a long time. Besides raising funds, she has also donated some of her organs. With the start of 2005, she donated her cornea through the Organ Donation Center of Love. 

Jeon's Net worth

2017

Jeon is a beautiful woman who has earned a tremendous amount of money from her acting career. Her salary has added up her net worth. As of 2017, her net worth has been estimated to be around $1 million.