Kim Hye-yoon

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Kim Hye-yoon
Born (1996-11-10) November 10, 1996 (age 22)
EducationKonkuk University - Film Arts
Years active2013-present
AgentSidusHQ (2019 - present)[1][2]
Korean name
Revised RomanizationGim Hye-yun
McCune–ReischauerKim Hye-yun

Kim Hye-yoon (born November 10, 1996) is a South Korean actress. She is best known for her portrayal as Kang Ye-seo in JTBC's 2018 television series Sky Castle.


Kim Hye-yoon debuted as an actress with 2013 KBS2 TV Novel's Samsaengi, as the teenage era of a supporting character. After landed a memorable role in 2014 OCN's thriller Bad Guys,[3] Kim focused her attention on study and only made guest appearance for several works, as she received full scholarship in 2015 to Konkuk University, one of Korea's leading universities.[4]

It was after she finished college (graduation ceremony in February 2019), that Kim began auditioning for bigger roles, including for JTBC's satire drama Sky Castle.[5] The massive success of the series and her distinctive role as an ambitious and unfriendly but ladylike high school girl, launched her to stardom.[6][7]



Year Title Role Notes
2017 Memoir of a Murderer Maria
2019 Underage

Television series[edit]

Year Title Role Network Notes
2013 Samsaengi teenage Jung Yoon-hee KBS2
I Can Hear Your Voice high school girl Kim Yeon-jin SBS
2014 Pride and Prejudice Kang Han-na MBC
Bad Guys Oh Ji-yeon OCN
2016 Guardian: The Lonely and Great God The young era of a widowed old lady tvN Ep. 15[8]
2017 Tunnel young Kim Young-ja OCN
Man in the Kitchen Jung Soo-ji MBC [9]
2018 Come and Hug Me Yeon-sil
Sky Castle Kang Ye-seo JTBC


  1. ^ [단독] 'SKY캐슬' 예서 역 김혜윤, 싸이더스HQ 行…김유정 한솥밥. news1 (in Korean). 21 January 2019. Retrieved 2019-01-20.
  2. ^ "Kim Hye-yoon signs with Sidus HQ". Korea JoongAng Daily. 22 January 2019.
  3. ^ '나쁜 녀석들' 김혜윤 "연기 롤모델 김상중 아닌 손현주"(인터뷰). Star News (in Korean). 30 December 2014. Retrieved 2019-01-20.
  4. ^ 대학 합격하고 모범생처럼 ‘또박또박’ 합격 소감 전한 ‘SKY 캐슬’ 김혜윤 과거 모습. Insight Korea (in Korean). 10 January 2019. Retrieved 2019-01-20.
  5. ^ ‘SKY캐슬’ 김혜윤 “밉상? 너무 미움 받지 않았으면”(인터뷰). E Daily (in Korean). 14 December 2018. Retrieved 2019-01-20.
  6. ^ ‘SKY 캐슬’ 김혜윤 “예서 응원하는 반응, 전혀 예상 못해”[EN:인터뷰]. Newsen (in Korean). 17 December 2018. Retrieved 2019-01-20.
  7. ^ "(Yonhap Interview) Kim Hye-yoon's acting career takes off with first major TV role on Sky Castle". Yonhap. 5 February 2019.
  8. ^ [스브스타] "예서였어?" '도깨비'에 출연했던 'SKY캐슬' 김혜윤. SBS (in Korean). 16 January 2019. Retrieved 2019-01-20.
  9. ^ [어게인TV]‘밥차남’ 박진우♥서효림 위기…김혜윤의 협박. The Korea Herald (in Korean). 29 January 2018. Retrieved 2019-01-20.

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