Hyun Jyu-ni

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Hyun Jyu-ni
Born (1985-08-01) August 1, 1985 (age 31)
Gacheon-ri, Samnam-myeon, Ulju County, Ulsan, South Korea
Other names Juni
Education Seoul Art College - Applied Music
Occupation Actress, singer
Years active 2008–present
Agent BH Entertainment
Korean name
Hangul 현쥬니
Revised Romanization Hyeon Jyu-ni
McCune–Reischauer Hyŏn Chyu-ni

Hyun Jyu-ni (born August 1, 1985), previously known under the stage names Juni or Ju-an,[1] is a South Korean singer and actress.


Hyun Jyu-ni debuted as the frontman of the four-member girl rock band BellaMafia, which released the album Overstep in 2008. TV director Lee Jae-gyu spotted her in the musical Bandits and cast her as a flutist in his television series Beethoven Virus. Hyun had played the flute from a young age, and was previously a member of the Seoul Youth Chamber Orchestra. Since then she has transitioned to an acting career, appearing in supporting roles as a pregnant young girl from Yanbian in Take Off, a hacker in IRIS, a firefighter in Love 911, as well as a starring role as a rock-band vocalist in Sky and Ocean. Her most high-profile role yet was as a young single mother who joins the Comeback Madonna Band in I Am Legend.[2]

Personal life[edit]

Hyun married an entrepreneur on December 13, 2012 in a private ceremony held in Guam.[3][4][5] She gave birth to their first child, a son, on July 30, 2013.[6]



Year Title Hangul Role Network
2008 Beethoven Virus 베토벤 바이러스 Ha Yi-deun MBC
2009 IRIS 아이리스 Yang Mi-jung KBS2
2010 Juni & Ah-min's Single Life 쥬니와 아민의 독립생활백서 Herself Olive TV
I Am Legend 나는 전설이다 Yang Ah-reum SBS
2012 Ohlala Couple 울랄라 부부 Go Il-ran KBS2
2014 Angel Eyes 엔젤 아이즈 Cha Min-soo SBS
Mama 마마 - 세상 무서울 게 없는 Rachel MBC
2016 Descendants of the Sun 태양의 후예 Doctor Pyo KBS2


Year Title Hangul Role
2009 Take Off 국가대표 Wang Soon-deok
Sky and Ocean 하늘과 바다 Bada
2011 Perfect Game 퍼펙트 게임 Min-kyung
2012 Love 911 반창꼬 Hyun-kyung
2015 You Call It Passion 열정 같은 소리 하고 있네 Reporter Hyun (cameo)

Music video[edit]

Year Song title Hangul Artist
2010 "Half of Half" 반의 반 Lee Seung-hwan

Musical theatre[edit]

Year Title Hangul Role
2008 Bandits 밴디트 - 또 다른시작


Album information Track listing
  • Album
  • Artist: BellaMafia
  • Released: February 4, 2008
  • Label: Sound Holic/M.Net Media
Happy Ending
I Am Legend OST
  • Artist: Comeback Madonna Band
  • Released: August 31, 2010
  • Label: A Story/LOEN Entertainment


  • 2010 Asia Model Festival Awards: Special Model Award - New Star


  1. ^ Ghim, Sora (1 June 2015). "Hyun Jyu Ni Is Confirmed For Descendants of the Sun". BNTNews. Retrieved 2015-09-20. 
  2. ^ Choi, Ji-eun (7 September 2010). "My Name Is: Juni". TenAsia. Retrieved 2012-12-20. 
  3. ^ 임신7주, 쥬니 좋기도 하고 부끄럽기도 하고...그래도 행복한 미소.. Newsen (in Korean). 16 December 2012. Retrieved 2012-12-20. 
  4. ^ Sunwoo, Carla (7 December 2012). "Juni drops wedding bombshell". Korea JoongAng Daily. Retrieved 2012-12-20. 
  5. ^ Sunwoo, Carla (13 December 2012). "Juni reveals pregnancy ahead of nuptial". Korea JoongAng Daily. Retrieved 2012-12-20. 
  6. ^ Lee, Eun-ah (31 July 2013). "Actress Juni Gives Birth to a Boy". TenAsia. Archived from the original on 30 March 2014. Retrieved 2014-01-24. 

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