Wang Ji-hye

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This is a Korean name; the family name is Wang.
Wang Ji-hye
Born (1985-12-29) December 29, 1985 (age 29)
Seoul, South Korea
Other names Min Ji-hye
Education Konkuk University - Film Arts
Occupation Actress
Years active 2003-present
Agent KeyEast
Korean name
Hangul 민지혜
Revised Romanization Min Ji-hye
McCune–Reischauer Min Chi-hye
Birth name
Hangul 왕지혜
Revised Romanization Wang Ji-hye
McCune–Reischauer Wang Chi-hye

Wang Ji-hye (born December 29, 1985) is a South Korean actress best known for her roles in Protect the Boss,[1][2][3][4] Friend, Our Legend,[5] President,[6][7] and Personal Taste.[8]

She previously dated baseball player Kim Tae-kyun.[9]


Television series[edit]

Year Title Role Network
2003 1% of Anything Han Joo-hee MBC
MBC Best Theater
"지독한 사랑을 꿈꾸는 당신에게"
Lee Ha-yeon MBC
MBC Best Theater "애인보다 좋은" MBC
2004 Beijing My Love Wang Sa-rang KBS2
MBC Best Theater "Bad Girl" Min-ji MBC
Drama City "Boo-yong of Mt. Kyeryong" Boo-yong KBS2
2006 The Life and Death Love (生死绝恋)
2007 How to Meet a Perfect Neighbor Go Hye-mi SBS
2008 The Shanghai Brothers Dramax
2009 Friend, Our Legend Choi Jin-sook MBC
2010 Personal Taste Kim In-hee MBC
President Jang In-young KBS2
2011 Protect the Boss Seo Na-yoon SBS
Bachelor's Vegetable Store Jin Jin-shim / Mok Ga-on Channel A
2012 Cheer Up, Mr. Kim! Lee Woo-kyung KBS1
2013 The Suspicious Housekeeper Yoon Song-hwa SBS
2014 Hotel King Song Chae-kyung MBC
Birth of a Beauty Gyo Chae-yeon SBS


Year Title Role
2000 Picture Diary Secretary
2006 The Fox Family Convenience store girl
2007 Beautiful Sunday Soo-yeon
2010 Le Grand Chef 2: Kimchi Battle Jin-soo

Music video[edit]

Year Song Title Artist
2002 "To Be Continued" Click-B
"어두워지기전에" Yarn
"Happy Memories Are" jtL
2006 "White Lie" Lee Seung-gi
"Eternity" Kim Chang-hyun

Awards and nominations[edit]

Year Award Category Nominated work Result
2003 Andre Kim Best Star Awards New Star Award Won
MTV Superstar Style Awards Newcomer Award Won
2011 SBS Drama Awards[10] New Star Award Protect the Boss Won
Special Acting Award, Actress in a Drama Special Nominated
2012 KBS Drama Awards Excellence Award, Actress in a Daily Drama Cheer Up, Mr. Kim! Nominated
2013 SBS Drama Awards Excellence Award, Actress in a Drama Special The Suspicious Housekeeper Nominated


  1. ^ Lee, Ga-on (31 August 2011). "MY NAME IS: Wang Ji-hye". 10Asia. Retrieved 2012-11-24. 
  2. ^ Kwon, Mee-yoo (2 August 2011). "Hot-blooded secretary meets clumsy boss in new SBS drama". The Korea Times. Retrieved 2012-11-24. 
  3. ^ Kim, Ji-yeon (9 September 2011). "Wang Ji Hye Melts Hearts With Her Cute Facial Expressions". enewsWorld. Retrieved 2012-11-24. 
  4. ^ Kim, Ji-yeon (1 October 2011). "Protect the Boss Proves It’s Not Just About the Ratings". enewsWorld. Retrieved 2012-11-24. 
  5. ^ Han, Sang-hee (23 June 2009). "Friends, Lawyers to Hit Small Screen". The Korea Times. Retrieved 2012-11-24. 
  6. ^ Han, Sang-hee (10 December 2010). "Star couple shows presidential life". The Korea Times. Retrieved 2012-11-24. 
  7. ^ "Wang Ji-hye: Cosmic Girl". CeCi (in Korean). February 2011. Retrieved 2012-11-24. 
  8. ^ Lynn Kim, Lee Ji-hye (26 March 2010). "Son Ye-jin says relieved Lee Min-ho "not young-looking" (2)". 10Asia. Retrieved 2012-11-24. 
  9. ^ "Celebrity Couple?". The Korea Times. 18 November 2009. Retrieved 2012-11-24. 
  10. ^ Kim, Jessica (2 January 2012). "Han Suk-kyu reclaims glory at SBS Drama Awards". 10Asia. Retrieved 2012-11-24. 

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