Go Joon-hee

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Go Joon-hee
Go Joon-hee at "Burberry Art of the Trench Seoul" project launching, 3 March 2016 02.jpg
Go Joon-hee in March, 2016
Born Kim Eun-joo
(1985-08-31) 31 August 1985 (age 32)
Seoul, South Korea
Education Kyung Hee University – Department of Theatre and Film
Occupation Actress
Agent J,Wide-Company (2011-2016)
YG Entertainment (2017-present)
Korean name
Revised Romanization Go Jun-hui
McCune–Reischauer Ko Chun-hŭi
Birth name
Revised Romanization Gim Eun-ju
McCune–Reischauer Kim Ŭn-chu

Go Joon-hee (born Kim Eun-joo on August 31, 1985) is a South Korean actress. She made her entertainment debut as a school uniform model in 2001, then launched an acting career in 2003.


Kim adopted the stage name Go Joon-Hee in 2008, after her character's name in What's Up Fox (2006).


After playing supporting roles in Girl Scout (2008) and Architecture 101 (2012),[1] she was cast as a lead actress in the 2011 indies Drifting Away and Yeosu,[2] the mainstream romantic comedies Marriage Blue (2013) and Red Carpet (2014),[3][4][5][6] and the heist film Intimate Enemies (2015).[7]

Go has also appeared in several television dramas, notably Can You Hear My Heart? (2011), The Chaser (2012), and Queen of Ambition (2013).[8][9] In 2013, she joined the fourth season of dating reality show We Got Married opposite Jinwoon of boyband 2AM.[10][11][12][13]

In 2015, Go starred in the hit romantic comedy series She Was Pretty.[14][15]

In February 2017, Go signed with YG Entertainment.[16] The same year, she starred in action melodrama Untouchable.[17][18]


Go Joon-hee in February 2012


Year Title Role
2007 Hansel and Gretel Hae-young
2008 Girl Scout Kang Eun-ji
2011 Drifting Away Dan-bi
Yeosu Mi-jin
2012 Architecture 101 Eun-chae
Doomsday Book Kim Yoo-min ("A Brave New World");
Weather girl ("Happy Birthday")
2013 Marriage Blue Yi-ra
2014 Red Carpet Jung Eun-soo
2015 Intimate Enemies Na-mi

Television drama[edit]

Year Title Role Network
2003 Breathless Jo Young-ji MBC
2005 Biscuit Teacher and Star Candy Kim Sun-ah SBS
2006 Dasepo Naughty Girl Girl with Poverty on her back Super Action
MBC Best Theater "That Guy" Lee Hyun-joo MBC
What's Up Fox? Go Joon-hee MBC
2007 Crazy in Love Jo Min-hee SBS
2008 Robber Young-sook (cameo, episode 1) SBS
General Hospital 2 Kang Eun-ji MBC
2010 The Slave Hunters Je-ni KBS2
2011 Can You Hear My Heart? Kang Min-soo MBC
2012 Twelve Men in a Year Park Tan-ya tvN
The Chaser Seo Ji-won SBS
2013 Queen of Ambition Seok Soo-jung SBS
2015 She Was Pretty Min Ha-ri MBC
2017 Untouchable Goo Ja-kyung JTBC

Variety show[edit]

Year Title Network Notes
2005 X-Man: Pattaya Special SBS Cast member
2008 Interview Game SBS Host
2010 Fox's Butler MBC Cast member
2011 Style Magazine OnStyle Host
2013 We Got Married Season 4 MBC Cast member; paired with Jeong Jinwoon

Music video[edit]

Year Song Title Artist
2004 "Don't Know Why" SG Wannabe
2005 "The One Who Is Listening to My Song" Park Shin-yang
"The Lover"
"Scattered Days" Park Hyo-shin
2006 "Shirin (It's Cold)" Lee Soo-young
2011 "Like Rain, Like Music" Joo Jin-mo

Awards and nominations[edit]

Year Award Category Nominated work Result
SK Smart Uniform Model Contest
1st Place N/A Won
Yeshin Persons Model Contest
Grand Prize Won
Binggrae Model Contest
Miss Binggrae Won
25th MBC Drama Awards
Best New Actress What's Up Fox? Nominated
5th Style Icon Awards
Fashion Icon[19] N/A Won
6th Mnet 20's Choice Awards
20's Style Nominated
20th Korean Culture and Entertainment Awards
Popularity Award, Actress in a Drama[20] The Chaser Won
20th SBS Drama Awards
New Star Award Won
2nd APAN Star Awards
Acting Award, Actress Queen of Ambition Nominated
28th Korea Best Dresser Swan Awards
Best Dressed, Actress category[21] N/A Won
1st S-Oil Best Model Awards
Gold Actor Sector Won
1st Fashionista Awards
Best Fashionista – Female Category Won
Best Fashionista – Hair Style Sector Nominated
Best Fashionista – TV Category She Was Pretty Nominated
34th MBC Drama Awards
Excellence Award, Actress in a Miniseries Nominated
Popularity Award, Actress Nominated
InStyle Star Icon
Most Stylish Female Actress N/A Nominated
8th Style Icon Awards
Style Icon Nominated


  1. ^ Kang, Jung-yeon (2013-01-08). "Go Jun hee is having a singing event for fans". BNTNews. Retrieved 2013-02-08. 
  2. ^ "Ko Joon-hee, "I am an honest woman when it comes to love" (Interview)". Hancinema. 28 March 2011. Retrieved 2013-05-29. 
  3. ^ "Ko Joon-hee Makes Light of Wedding Clichés in New Romantic Comedy". The Chosun Ilbo. 28 November 2013. Retrieved 2014-01-10. 
  4. ^ Jung, Ji-won (9 December 2013). "Ko Joon-hee stepping further into spotlight". Korea JoongAng Daily. Retrieved 2014-09-01. 
  5. ^ Ha, Soo-jung (2 November 2014). "Interview: Go Joon Hee Talks Acting Alongside Yoon Kye Sang, 2PM's Chansung and More in Red Carpet". enewsWorld. Retrieved 2014-11-08. 
  6. ^ "Ko Joon-hee Learns How to Enjoy Working as an Actress". The Chosun Ilbo. 8 November 2014. Retrieved 2014-11-08. 
  7. ^ Conran, Pierce (16 October 2014). "IM Sang-soo Returns with MY FRIENDLY VILLAINS". Korean Film Biz Zone. Retrieved 2015-06-02. 
  8. ^ Lee, Hye-ji (17 July 2012). "Lee Soo-hyuk, Ko Jun-hee to promote SUPER!SONIC". 10Asia. Retrieved 2012-11-18. 
  9. ^ Jin, Min-ji (17 July 2015). "Go Joon-hee to star in new drama". Korea JoongAng Daily. Retrieved 2015-07-22. 
  10. ^ Hong, Grace Danbi (7 February 2013). "2AM's Jung Jin Woon and Go Joon Hee to Join We Got Married". enewsWorld. CJ E&M. Retrieved 2013-02-07. 
  11. ^ Sunwoo, Carla (8 February 2013). "Go Jun-hee paired up with 2AM's Jinwoon". Korea JoongAng Daily. Retrieved 2013-02-08. 
  12. ^ Lee, Hye-ji (30 August 2013). "2AM Jinwoon, Ko Joon-hee to Leave We Got Married". 10Asia. Archived from the original on 2014-09-03. Retrieved 2013-09-05. 
  13. ^ Jo, Yeon-kyung (22 September 2014). "Go Joon Hee Claims We Got Married was a Turning Point in Her Acting Career". enewsWorld. Retrieved 2014-10-21. 
  14. ^ "Go Joon-hee to star in new drama". Korea JoongAng Daily. 17 July 2015. 
  15. ^ "Go Joon-hee is grateful for 'She Was Pretty' role". pop Herald. 12 November 2015. 
  16. ^ 이, 우인 (4 February 2017). "'FA 대어' 고준희, 결국 YG가 품는다". TV Report (in Korean). Retrieved 2017-02-04. 
  17. ^ "'Untouchable' cast, producer discuss wealth, power". Kpop Herald. 22 November 2017. 
  18. ^ "Go Joon-hee is more than her hair: Through 'Untouchable,' the actor wants to prove that she is not only a trendsetter". Korea JoongAng Daily. 5 December 2017. 
  19. ^ Lee, Nancy (25 October 2012). "Jang Dong Gun Wins Style Icon of the Year at '2012 SIA′". enewsWorld. Retrieved 2012-11-18. 
  20. ^ "The 20th Korea Culture Entertainment Grand Prize Winners List". Korea Culture Entertainment Awards (in Korean). 
  21. ^ Connie Lee (20 December 2013). ""Korea's politicians and actors win best dressed awards"". Arirang News. Retrieved December 20, 2013. 

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