Hong Jin-kyung

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Hong Jin-kyung
Hong Jin-kyung at the 2016 KBS Entertainment Awards.jpg
Born (1977-12-23) December 23, 1977 (age 41)
Alma materDongguk University
OccupationModel, host, comedian, actress
Spouse(s)Kim Jung Woo (m. 2003)
Korean name
Revised RomanizationHong Jin-gyeong
McCune–ReischauerHong Jin'gyŏng

Hong Jin-kyung (born December 23, 1977) is a South Korean entrepreneur, model, host, comedian and actress. She featured in the television series My Love from the Star (2013), The Legend of the Blue Sea (2016), and starred in the variety show Off to School (2014). She first became known due to her kimchi-making business which started from her mother's recipe.

Since 2016, she is a cast member of KBS2's Sister's Slam Dunk.[1][2]


Variety/reality shows[edit]

Year Network Title Role Note(s)
2014 SBS Magic Eye Guest
Fashion King Korea Guest
2015 MBC Infinite Challenge[3][4] Herself Ep. 416-417, 420-424, 446, 448-451
JTBC Off to School Guest
Non-Summit Guest Ep. 59
MBC My Little Television Webcast host Ep. 5-6
2016 KBS2 Sister's Slam Dunk Cast member
SBS Running Man Guest Ep. 309
2017 KBS2 Sister's Slam Dunk 2 Cast member
2018 MBC Creaking Heroes Cast member

Television series[edit]

Year Title Role Network
My Love from the Star Hong Hye-in (Hong Bok-ja)
Legend of the Blue Sea Shim Chung's homeless friend


Year Title Role Note(s)
1995 Declaration of Genius
2017 Hong Jinkyung Show: Was Will Writer & Main Lead


  1. ^ "Hong Jin Kyung Opens Up About Her Past Struggle With Cancer On "Unni's Slam Dunk"". Soompi.
  2. ^ "Model-Actress Hong Jin Kyung Says She's Not Embarrassed of Her Bald Look". Soompi.
  3. ^ "'Infinite Challenge' picks a new member". Korea JoongAng Daily (in Korean). 20 April 2015. Retrieved 2015-06-03.
  4. ^ Ha, You-bin (8 April 2015). "The Last Nominees Of 'Sixth Man' Make The Project Proposal". BNTNews. Retrieved 2015-06-03.

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Instagram [1]