Kim Ji-won (born on 19th October 1992 in Geumcheon-gu, Seoul, South Korea) is a South Korean actress. She made her acting debut from the drama titled “Mrs. Saigon”. The actress has appeared in many TV series including The Heirs (2013), Descendants of the Sun (2016), Fight for My Way (2017) and Arthdal Chronicles (2019).
Kim Ji-won: Bio, Age, Education
Kim Ji-won was born on 19th October 1992 in Geumcheon-gu, Seoul, South Korea. The information about her parents and siblings is under review. As a sibling, she has an elder sister who is 2 years older than her.
As of 2019, she is 27 years old and belongs to the birth sign Libra. By nationality, she is a Korean and her ethnicity is White. Talking about her education, she attended Paekahm High School. Later, she joined Dongguk University where she pursued her studies in drama.
Kim Ji-won: Professional Career
- Firstly, she started her career as a background vocalist for the singer Younha and appeared in her music video “Gossip Boy” in 2008.
- Kim began earning name and fame after appearing in commercials, and became known as the “Oran C Girl”, “Lollipop Girl” and “Little Kim Taehee”.
- She made her acting debut from the drama titled “Mrs. Saigon”.
- In 2011, she appeared in the sitcom, “High Kick: Revenge of the Short Legged” and then played her first major television role in the musical drama What’s Up.
- Moreover, she has starred in movies like Romantic Heaven, Horror Stories, drama named To the Beautiful You and music video of Baek Seung Heon “Till the sun rises” alongside JYJ’s Jaejoong.
- After that, she appeared in the KBS Drama special Waiting for Love alongside BoA, Im Si Wan and Choi Daniel.
- Kim gained popularity after starring in teen drama The Heirs in 2013, for which she won the “New Star Award“ at the SBS Drama Awards.
- She appeared in the KBS Drama special episode “The reason I’m getting married” and in 2014, she played in the crime thriller Gap-dong.
- In December 2014, she signed an exclusive contract with King Kong Entertainment and then she showed up in the web series One Sunny Day along with So Ji-sub in 2015.
- Furthermore, Kim made a cameo appearance in TVN’s Hidden Identity as Kim Bum’s girlfriend.
- In 2016, she played in KBS2’s pan-Asia hit drama Descendants of the Sun, in the role of an army surgeon.
- In addition, she hosted the year-end KBS Drama Awards 2016 with Park Bogum and Jun Hyun Moo.
- She got her first leading role in the drama titled Fight for My Way along with Park Seo-Joon in 2017.
- Next year in 2018, she played her first-period role in the third installment of the Detective K film series, Detective K: Secret of the Living Dead.
- In 2019, she appeared in the historical fantasy drama Arthdal Chronicles in the role of Tanya.
Kim Ji-won: Personal Life; Relationships & Affairs
Regarding her love life, she is neither married nor in a relationship. Kim doesn’t talk much about her love life with the media. She has kept the information about her date and relationship a secret so far.
Kim Ji-won: Awards and Achievements
- 21st SBS Drama Awards (New Star Award) – 2013
- 5th APAN Star Awards (2016)
- 1st Asia Artist Awards (Best Celebrity Award) – 2016
- 30th KBS Drama Awards (Excellence Award, Actress in a Miniseries, Best New Actress, Best Couple) – 2016
- 1st Elle Style Awards (Young Icon Award) – 2017
- 31st KBS Drama Awards (Excellence Award, Actress in a Miniseries, Best Couple, Netizen Award)- 2017
- KBS WORLD Global Fan Awards (Best Couple) -2018
Kim Ji-won: Rumors and Controversy
There is no rumors and controversy regarding her life.
Kim Ji-won: Net Worth & Earnings
As of 2019, the information about her net worth and earning is under review.
Kim Ji-won: Physical Appearance & Social Media
The Korean actress stands at the height of 5 feet 5 inches and weighs 48 kg. Kim Ji-won holds 4.5 million followers on Instagram, 12.6k followers on Twitter and 187k followers on Facebook.
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|Full Name:||Kim Ji-won|
|Birth Date:||October 19, 1992|
|Profession:||South Korean actress|
|Height:||4 feet 7 inches (1.40m)|
|Net Worth||under review|
|Birth Place||Geumcheon-gu, Seoul|
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