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Jun Ji-hyun is a South Korean Actress & Model. At 16, Her high school friend introduced her to a photographer.Then She started her career using the stage name Jun Ji-hyun as a model for Ecole Magazine in 1997.
Her childhood dream was to become a flight attendant but after her first Plane flight experience she gave up on this dream.
In 2001, Jun Ji-hyun got popularity after her role in the romantic comedy My Sassy Girl (2001).
Jun Ji-hyun Profile
Jun Ji-hyun (전지현)
Korean Name: Jun Ji-hyun (전지현)
Birth Name: Wang Ji-hyun (왕지현)
Nicknames: Gianna, Queen Ji-hyun, CF Queen, Food Girl
Birthplace: Seoul, South Korea
Birthday: October 30, 1981
Zodiac sign: Scorpio
Height: 172 cm (5’8″)
Weight: 48 kg (105 lbs)
Blood Type: B
Occupation: Actress, Model
Talent Agency: Culture Depot Co., Ltd (Korea)
Interesting Facts about Jun Ji-hyun
- Jun Ji-hyun was born in Seoul, South Korea and her actual name is Wang Ji-hyun.
- Jun’s English name is Gianna Jun.
- Jun’s Mother
- In Late 2006, Jun Ji-hyun debuted in Hollywood as the lead role in Blood: The Last Vampire.
- She is one of the best paid South Korean actresses, with about 100 million won pay per episode.
- She’s considered one of the top advertising spokespersons in South Korea.
- She’s advertised for major brands like Samsung, Lotte Duty Free and even Chinese brands in the past
- Jun is getting her master’s degree at Dongguk University graduate school of Digital Media and Contents. She also received her bachelor’s degree in drama at the Dongguk University.
- She enjoys listening Music & Cycling.
Jun Ji-hyun’s Husband
Jun Ji-hyun married her longtime friend Choi Joon-hyuk, on 13 April 2012 at the world famous Shilla hotel in Jangchung-dong. which costs over minimum 100,000 United States dollars as a wedding venue.
Choi Joon-hyuk is a Banker, and the son of a fashion designer, Lee Jung-woo.
Jun gave birth to their first child (Son) on February 10, 2016. And they welcomed their second son on January 26, 2018
Jun Ji-hyun’s Photos
Jun Ji-hyun’s Movies
|2001||My Sassy Girl||The Girl|
|2008||A Man Who Was Superman||Song Soo-jung|
|2009||Blood: The Last Vampire||Saya Otonashi|
|2011||Snow Flower and the Secret Fan||Sophia/Snow Flower|
|2013||The Berlin File||Ryun Jung-hee|
Jun Ji-hyun’s Television Series
|1998||Fascinate My Heart||Ka-yeong||SBS|
|1999||Happy Together||Seo Yoon-joo||SBS|
|2013–2014||My Love from the Star||Cheon Song-yi||SBS|
|2016–2017||Legend of the Blue Sea||Shim Chung/Se-hwa||SBS|
|2021||Mount Jiri||Seo Yi Kang||tvN|
Jun Ji-hyun’s Television Show
|1998||SBS Popular Song||MC with Kim Seung-hyun||SBS|
Jun Ji-hyun – Music Video Appearances
|1997||"Will You Understand"||Cho Kyu Man|
|1999||"The Beginning of Love"||Leon Lai|
|2000||"Hey Girl"||Jang Hyuk (T.J Project)|
|2000||"Love of the Sun and the Moon"||Jang Hyuk (T.J Project)|
|2002||"Love Is Always Thirsty"||Yumi|
Jun Ji-hyun’s Awards & Nominations
|1999||35th Baeksang Arts Awards||Best New Actress||White Valentine||Won|
|1999||SBS Drama Awards||New Star Award||Happy Together||Won|
|1999||SBS Drama Awards||Netizen Popularity Award||Happy Together||Won|
|2001||22nd Blue Dragon Film Awards||Best Actress||My Sassy Girl||Nominated|
|2002||39th Grand Bell Awards||Best Actress||My Sassy Girl||Won|
|2002||39th Grand Bell Awards||Popularity Award||My Sassy Girl||Won|
|2003||3rd Korea World Youth Film Festival||Favorite Actress||My Sassy Girl||Won|
|2006||43rd Grand Bell Awards||Best Actress||Daisy||Nominated|
|2007||Korean Entertainment Industry Society||Star (Movie) Award||N/A||Won|
|2012||56th Asia-Pacific Film Festival||Best Supporting Actress||The Thieves||Nominated|
|2013||7th Asian Film Awards||Best Supporting Actress||The Thieves||Nominated|
|2013||49th Baeksang Arts Awards||Best Supporting Actress||The Thieves||Nominated|
|2013||17th Puchon International Fantastic Film Festival||Producer's Choice Award||The Thieves, The Berlin File||Won|
|2013||33rd Korean Association of Film Critics Awards||Best Actress||The Berlin File||Nominated|
|2014||50th Baeksang Arts Awards||Grand Prize (Daesang)||My Love from the Star||Won|
|2014||50th Baeksang Arts Awards||Best Actress||My Love from the Star||Nominated|
|2014||50th Baeksang Arts Awards||InStyle Fashionista Award||N/A||Won|
|2014||Korea Tourism Awards||Star of Korean Tourism||N/A||Won|
|2014||41st Korea Broadcasting Awards||Best Actor/Actress||My Love from the Star||Won|
|2014||7th Korea Drama Awards||Grand Prize (Daesang)||My Love from the Star||Nominated|
|2014||3rd APAN Star Awards||Top Excellence Award, Actress in a Miniseries||My Love from the Star||Nominated|
|2014||3rd APAN Star Awards||Hallyu Star Award||My Love from the Star||Won|
|2014||2014 SBS Drama Awards||Grand Prize (Daesang)||My Love from the Star||Won|
|2014||2014 SBS Drama Awards||Top Excellence Award, Actress in a Drama Special||My Love from the Star||Nominated|
|2014||2014 SBS Drama Awards||PD Award||My Love from the Star||Won|
|2014||2014 SBS Drama Awards||Top 10 Stars||My Love from the Star||Won|
|2014||2014 SBS Drama Awards||Best Couple Award (with Kim Soo-hyun)||My Love from the Star||Won|
|2015||13th Sichuan Television Festival||Best Actress||My Love from the Star||Won|
|2015||6th Korean Popular Culture and Arts Awards||President's Award||N/A||Won|
|2015||24th Buil Film Awards||Best Actress||Assassination||Nominated|
|2015||52nd Grand Bell Awards||Best Actress||Assassination||Won|
|2015||36th Blue Dragon Film Awards||Best Actress||Assassination||Nominated|
|2016||11th Max Movie Awards||Best Actress||Assassination||Won|
|2016||21st Chunsa Film Art Awards||Best Actress||Assassination||Nominated|
|2016||18th Asian Film Critics Association Awards||Best Actress||Assassination||Nominated|
|2016||52nd Baeksang Arts Awards||Best Actress||Assassination||Nominated|
|2016||16th Korea World Youth Film Festival||Favorite Actress||Assassination||Won|
|2016||SBS Drama Awards||Grand Prize (Daesang)||The Legend of the Blue Sea||Nominated|
|2016||SBS Drama Awards||Top Excellence Award, Actress in a Fantasy Drama||The Legend of the Blue Sea||Nominated|
|2016||SBS Drama Awards||Best Couple Award (with Lee Min-ho)||The Legend of the Blue Sea||Won|
|2016||SBS Drama Awards||Top 10 Stars Award||The Legend of the Blue Sea||Won|
|2016||SBS Drama Awards||Idol Academy Award – Best Eating (Meokbang)||The Legend of the Blue Sea||Won|
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