|Education||Chung-Ang University - Bachelor's degree in Theater and Film |
Chung-Ang University Graduate School - Master's degree in Visual Arts
|Agent||Park Plus Entertainment|
|Spouse||Yoon Tae-jun (m. 2011; div. 2021)|
|Revised Romanization||Choi Jeong-yun|
Choi Jung-yoon (born 9 May 1977) is a South Korean actress. She is best known for starring in television dramas, with leading roles in Romance Hunter (2007), Manny (2011), Ojakgyo Family (2011), Angel's Choice (2012), and Cheer Up, Mr. Kim! (2012). Choi has also appeared in supporting roles on the big screen, notably in Ahn Byeong-ki's horror movies and Lee Joon-ik's dramedy Radio Star (2006).
Choi married Yoon Tae-jun on 3 December 2011. Yoon is the eldest son of Park Sung-gyung, vice chairwoman of retail conglomerate E-Land Group; currently a businessman, Yoon was also a member of the short-lived '90s boy band Eagle Five. They welcomed a daughter in Nov 2016. On 6 October 2021, Choi’s agency confirmed that she is in the process of divorcing her husband.
|1996||Three Guys and Three Girls||Choi Jung-yoon||MBC|
|1997||Beautiful My Lady||Daughter of
boxing gym owner
|Miari No. 1||SBS|
|Mister Q||Jung Na-rae||SBS|
|Song of the Wind||SBS|
|1999||Someone's House||Kim Nam-ok||KBS1|
|2000||Mr. Duke||Joo Eun-ha||MBC|
|Roll of Thunder||Sung-ok||KBS2|
|Orient Theatre||Moon Jung-hyun||KBS2|
|2002||Honest Living||Noh Jung-yoon||SBS|
|2003||Cats on the Roof||Na Hye-ryun||MBC|
|2005||Taereung National Village
(MBC Best Theater)
|2006||Love Can't Wait||Seo Eun-joo||MBC|
|2007||Romance Hunter||Hong Young-joo||tvN|
|Bad Couple||Han Young||SBS|
|That Woman Is Scary||Baek Eun-ae||SBS|
|2008||Last Scandal||Kim Min-hee
(cameo, episode 16)
|2009||Smile, You||Seo Jung-kyung||SBS|
|Ojakgyo Family||Cha Soo-young||KBS2|
|2012||Angel's Choice||Choi Eun-seol||MBC|
|Cheer Up, Mr. Kim!||Chun Ji-young||KBS1|
|2013||Drama Festival "Boy Meets Girl"||Jung Shin-na||MBC|
|2014||Can We Fall in Love, Again?||Kwon Ji-hyun||JTBC|
|Cheongdam-dong Scandal||Eun Hyun-soo||SBS|
|2021||Amor Fati||Do Yeon-hee|
|2003||The Circle||Son Mi-hyung/San-hong|
|2006||Radio Star||Kang Seok-young|
|2007||Voice of a Murderer||Anchorwoman Ha Joo-won|
|2011||I Am a Dad||Soo-kyung|
|2009–2010||Gold Miss Is Coming|
|2012||Hometown Variety Dreams and Fields|
|2015–2016||Shaolin Clenched Fists|
|2021||I Need Women|
|2022||Queen of Ssireum|
|2009||My First Time|
Awards and nominations
|2000||21st Blue Dragon Film Awards||Best Supporting Actress||Nightmare||Nominated|
|2006||27th Blue Dragon Film Awards||Best New Actress||Radio Star||Nominated|
|2007||43rd Baeksang Arts Awards||Best New Actress||Nominated|
|2011||KBS Drama Awards||Best Couple Award (with Ryu Soo-young)||Ojakgyo Family||Won|
|Excellence Award, Actress in a Serial Drama||Nominated|
|2012||MBC Drama Awards||Excellence Award, Actress in a Serial Drama||Angel's Choice||Nominated|
|KBS Drama Awards||Excellence Award, Actress in a Daily Drama||Cheer Up, Mr. Kim!||Nominated|
|2014||SBS Drama Awards||Excellence Award, Actress in a Serial Drama||Cheongdam-dong Scandal||Won|
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- "Manny has its love triangle". Dramabeans. 22 March 2011. Retrieved 7 March 2015.
- "Ojakgyo Brothers grabs 13th win on weekly TV charts". 10Asia. 19 December 2011. Retrieved 2 June 2014.
- Kim, Byung-kwan (29 March 2012). "Choi Jung Yoon Is Back with The Angel′s Choice". enewsWorld. Archived from the original on 2 April 2015. Retrieved 2 June 2014.
- "Shinhwa's Kim Dong-wan, Actress Choi Jung-yoon Shout Cheer Up, Mr. Kim!". 10Asia. 2 November 2012. Retrieved 2 June 2014.
- "Korean Weekly News - Easter Edition". Twitch Film. 16 April 2006. Archived from the original on 27 December 2014. Retrieved 2 June 2014.
- Lee, Ji-won (11 August 2009). "Ye, Choi Join in Kids' Movie Camp as Teacher". The Korea Times. Retrieved 2 June 2014.
- "CHOI Jung-yoon". Korean Film Biz Zone. Retrieved 2 June 2014.
- "Choi Jung-yoon to Tie Knot in December". The Chosun Ilbo. 11 October 2011. Retrieved 2 June 2014.
- "Photo of Choi Jung-yoon revealed". Korea JoongAng Daily. 5 December 2011. Retrieved 2 June 2014.
- Seo, Ji-eun (15 November 2011). "Actress to wed retail chain heir". Korea JoongAng Daily. Retrieved 2 June 2014.
- Oh, Mi-jung (18 November 2011). "Choi Jung Yoon's Groom Revealed to be T.J.Yoon of Eagle Five". enewsWorld. Archived from the original on 6 June 2014. Retrieved 2 June 2014.
- Oh, Mi-jung (14 November 2011). "Choi Jung Yoon To Wed Son of E.Land Group". enewsWorld. Archived from the original on 6 June 2014. Retrieved 2 June 2014.
- Lee, In-kyung (10 October 2011). "Choi Jung Yoon to Wed in December". enewsWorld. Archived from the original on 6 June 2014. Retrieved 2 June 2014.
- 박판석 (6 October 2021). "최정윤 측 "현재 이혼 절차 진행 중…구체적인 사항 밝히기 어렵다"[공식]". 네이트 뉴스 (in Korean). Archived from the original on 6 October 2021. Retrieved 6 October 2021.
- Kang, Seon-ae (23 March 2021). "최정윤X안재모, '아모르파티' 출연 확정…'불새2020' 후속" [Choi Jung-yoon x Ahn Jae-mo confirmed to appear in'Amor Party'... 'Firebird 2020' follow up]. SBS (in Korean). Retrieved 31 March 2021.
- Kim Saet-byul (16 November 2021). "최정윤, '워맨스가 필요해' 합류…이혼 후 심경+근황 공개" [Choi Jung-yoon joins 'I Need Women'... Post-divorce heart + current situation revealed] (in Korean). The Fact. Retrieved 16 November 2021 – via Naver.
- Ahn Eun-jae (13 July 2022). "씨름의 여왕' 고은아·김보름·설하윤 모래판 위 포스터 공개" [Queen of Ssireum' Go Eun-ah, Kim Bo-reum, Seol Ha-yun Released Posters on the Sandboard] (in Korean). News1. Retrieved 13 July 2022 – via Naver.
- Choi Jung-yoon on Twitter (in Korean)
- Choi Jung-yoon at Daum (in Korean)
- Choi Jeong-yoon at HanCinema
- Choi Jeong-yoon at the Korean Movie Database
- Choi Jeong-yun at IMDb