Kim Hee Sun Biography

Published On Dec 21, 2015
Facts of Kim Hee Sun
Date of Birth: 1977 , June-11
Birth Nation: South Korea
Height: 5 Feet 6 Inch
Name Ha Ji-won
Birth Name Jeon Hae-rim
Nationality South Korean
Birth Place/City Seoul
Ethnicity Koreans
Profession Actress
Working For Fox News, WNYW-TV
Net Worth $1 Million
Body Measurements 37-25-35
Weight in KG 46 kg
Married Not Yet
Married to Doug Barrett (m. 2009)
Children No
Divorce No
Education Dankook University
Awards PaekSang Arts Award for Best New Actress in Television
Siblings Jeon Tae-su
Eye Color Dark
Hair Color Black
Boyfriend N/A
Movies The King 2 Hearts 2012
TV Show Secret Garden 2010 – 2011
Religion Roman Catholic
Online Presence Facebook,Wiki
Father Yoon-bok Jeon
Mother Yeon-soon Son
View moreless Facts of Kim Hee Sun

On 21st of October 2007, Kim got married to Park Ju-young. Park Ju-young is a South Korean businessman and he is the owner of beauty shop. As a loving spouse they have already welcomed sweet baby daughter Yeon-A. Beside this married life there is no any information about her extra affairs.

Kim's career began as a model after she was crowned with the Fair Face Beauty Contest in 1992. That year she appeared in several covers of teen magazines and then from the following year, she began appearing in several television commercials. She made her professional acting debut in 1993 and that was from the television series, Dinosaur Teacher. She played her first movie role in 1997. Her net worth is also expected to be high.

Kim Hee Sun

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Born in Seoul, South Korea

June 11 , 1977

Born as Kim Hee-sun in Seoul, South Korea to Park Bok-soon and Kim Hong-geun, Kim is also known by Kim Hee-seon. She is South Korean national and is of Korean ethnicity. She is five feet and six inch tall. 

Won Fair Face Beauty Contest

1992

While she was in her school days, she became more interested in modeling and acting. In 1992, she took part in Fair Face Beauty Contest and at the end of the show; she was honored with this title. 

Began her acting career

1993

In 1992, she appeared on cover of teen magazines and then from the following year, she began appearing in several television commercials.  She made her professional acting debut in 1993 and that was from the television series, Dinosaur Teacher. 

First feature film, Repechage

1997

After making her acting debut in 1993 by appearing in television series, Dinosaur Teacher, she went on appearing in few more television series and then in 1997, she played her debut movie role. That year, she appeared in the movie, Repechage. 

Married to Park Ju-young

October 21 , 2007

On 21st of October 2007, Kim got married to Park Ju-young. Park Ju-young is a South Korean businessman and he is the owner of beauty shop. Beside this married life there is no any information about her extra affairs.

First child, Yeon-A

January 21 , 2009

She became mother for the first time in her life and that was in 2009. She and her loving husband, Park Ju-young welcomed their first child together on 21st of January and that time they welcomed a baby girl and they named her Yeon-A. 

Released her first book, Kim Hee-sun's Happy Mom Project

2009

Besides being one of the popular actresses in South Korea, Kim is also active in writing and she has also published her book on her own. In 2009, she published her first book under the title, Kim Hee-sun's Happy Mom Project. 

Won KBS Drama Awards

1995

KBS Drama Awards is one of the prestigious awards in the Korean film industry and this award is mainly awarded by the Korean Broadcasting System. She has also been honored with this award several times. She won this award for the first time in 1995 for Best New Actress. 

Won SBS Drama Awards

1998

In 1998, she got nominated in SBS Drama Awards for the first time in her life and that year she was nominated in this award for her role on the television series, Mister Q. That year she was honored with this award for Grand Prize (Daesang).

Won 4th APAN Star Awards

2015

Recently in 2015, she got nominated in two different major awards. She was nominated in 8th Korea Drama Awards and 4th APAN Star Awards. However, she was only honored from her later nomination and she won this award for Top Excellence Award, Actress in a Miniseries.