Han Hye-jin

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This article is about the South Korean actress. For the South Korean fashion model, see Han Jin.
This is a Korean name; the family name is Han.
Han Hye-jin
Born (1981-10-27) October 27, 1981 (age 34)
Damyang County, South Jeolla Province, South Korea
Education Seoul Institute of the Arts - Film
Occupation Actress
Years active 2002–present
Agent Namoo Actors
Spouse(s) Ki Sung-yueng (m. 2013)
Korean name
Hangul 한혜진
Hanja 韓惠珍
Revised Romanization Han Hyejin
McCune–Reischauer Han Hyejin

Han Hye-jin (Hangul한혜진; born October 27, 1981) is a South Korean actress. Han made her breakthrough in 2005 when she starred as a young widow in her 20s working as an outgoing hairdresser in the hit daily drama Be Strong, Geum-soon!.[1] Among her notable leading roles include Soseono in historical epic Jumong, Korea's first female doctor of Western medicine in Jejungwon,[2] and a sharpshooter in the manhwa film adaptation 26 Years.[3][4] She also hosted the popular talk show Healing Camp from 2011 to 2013.[5]

Personal life[edit]

Han's older sister Han Moo-young married actor Kim Kang-woo in 2010.[6][7][8]

Han dated singer Naul (from R&B group Browneyed Soul) from 2003 to 2012.[9][10]

Han confirmed in March 2013 that she was dating soccer player Ki Sung-yueng,[11][12][13] and they announced their engagement two months later.[14][15][16] Both are devout Christians.[17] The couple married on July 1, 2013 at the Hotel Intercontinental Seoul.[18][19][20] They are expecting their first child, due in September 2015.[21][22]


Television dramas[edit]





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  2. ^ "Han Hye-jin Embraces Challenge of Historical Role". The Chosun Ilbo. 6 February 2010. Retrieved 2013-01-23. 
  3. ^ Lee, Jin-ho (15 December 2012). "Interview: Han Hye Jin Says She Starred in ′26 Years′ to Act". enewsWorld. Retrieved 2012-12-19. 
  4. ^ "Han Hye Jin shows her mature lady aura for 'ALLURE'". Korea Star Daily via Yahoo!. 21 January 2013. Retrieved 2013-01-23. 
  5. ^ a b Sunwoo, Carla (7 December 2012). "Han Hye-jin gets a nod from female activist group". Korea JoongAng Daily. Retrieved 2013-01-23. 
  6. ^ Han, Sang-hee (25 May 2010). "Actor to tie knot with actress’ sister". The Korea Times. Retrieved 2013-01-23. 
  7. ^ Sunwoo, Carla (20 February 2013). "Han Hye-jin sheds tears for brother-in-law". Korea JoongAng Daily. Retrieved 2013-02-20. 
  8. ^ Hong, Grace Danbi (20 February 2013). "Han Hye Jin Thanks Brother-in-Law Kim Kang Woo for Being Part of her Family". enewsWorld. Retrieved 2013-02-20. 
  9. ^ Kim, Ji-yeon (21 December 2012). "Han Hye Jin and Brown Eyed Soul's Naul End Their Nine-Year-Long Relationship". enewsWorld. Retrieved 2013-01-23. 
  10. ^ Sunwoo, Carla (24 December 2012). "Han Hye-jin and Naul call it quits". Korea JoongAng Daily. Retrieved 2013-01-23. 
  11. ^ Lee, Jin-ho (27 March 2013). "Han Hye Jin Acknowledges She's Dating Swansea City midfielder Ki Sung Yueng". enewsWorld. Retrieved 2013-03-27. 
  12. ^ "Ki Sung-yeung, Han Hye-jin Go Public with Relationship". The Chosun Ilbo. 28 March 2013. Retrieved 2013-03-28. 
  13. ^ Lee, Sun-min (29 March 2013). "Han Hye-jin explains her relationship with the footballer". Korea JoongAng Daily. Retrieved 2013-03-29. 
  14. ^ Kwon, Mee-yoo (10 May 2013). "Actress-footballer couple confirms July wedding". The Korea Times. Retrieved 2013-05-11. 
  15. ^ "Han Hye-jin, Ki Sung-yueng to Wed This Summer". The Chosun Ilbo. 13 May 2013. Retrieved 2013-05-14. 
  16. ^ Lee, Eun-ah (28 May 2013). "Actress Han Hye-jin and Soccer Star Ki Sung-yueng set Wedding for July 1". 10Asia. Retrieved 2013-05-28. 
  17. ^ Turner, Robin (2 July 2013). "Swansea City star Ki Sung-Yueng ties the knot with glamorous Han Hye-jin". WalesOnline. Retrieved 2013-12-27. 
  18. ^ Lee, Jin-ho (1 July 2013). "Han Hye Jin and Ki Sung Yueng Say They′ll Live Happily After Their Wedding Today". enewsWorld. Retrieved 2013-07-03. 
  19. ^ "Soccer player Ki marries Han Hye-jin". The Korea Herald. 1 July 2013. Retrieved 2013-07-03. 
  20. ^ "Han Hye-jin, Ki Sung-yueng Exchange Marriage Vows". The Chosun Ilbo. 2 July 2013. Retrieved 2013-07-03. 
  21. ^ "Han Hye Jin and Ki Sung Yong Reveal Stunning Pregnancy Pictorial for Marie Claire". Soompi. 12 June 2015. Retrieved 2015-06-14. 
  22. ^ http://koreajoongangdaily.joins.com/news/article/article.aspx?aid=3009173
  23. ^ Park, So-eun (30 November 2012). "‘Rise of the Guardians’". The Junior Herald. Retrieved 2013-01-23. 
  24. ^ Lee, Hyeyong (9 September 2012). "'26년' 한혜진, 국가대표 저격수로 변신". OBS Kyeongin TV. Retrieved 12 May 2013. 
  25. ^ Eun, Elizabeth; Lee, Nancy (28 June 2012). "20′s Choice Awards: LIVE BLOG". enewsWorld. Retrieved 2013-01-23. 
  26. ^ Lee, Nancy (31 December 2011). "Yoo Jae Suk Wins Big, Winners from 2011 SBS Entertainment Awards". enewsWorld. Retrieved 2012-04-14.

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