South Korean actress and model, Kim Ji-won is famous for her appearance in movies such as Descendants of the Sun, Fight for My Way and What’s Up?
Kim Ji- was born in Geumcheon-gu, Seoul, South Korea on the 19th of October 1992. As of 2019, her age is 27years old and her sun sign is Libra. She grew up along with her elder sister. Regarding her nationality, Kim has Korean citizenship and belongs to an Asian ethnical background.
Kim’s nickname is Little Kim Tae-hee. Besides, she is also known as the “Oran C Girl” as well as “Lollipop Girl”. Now talking about her educational background, Kim has attended the Paekahon High School. After completing her high school education, she joined the Dongguk University situated in Seoul.
Beautiful Korean actress and model, Kim Ji-won started her professional acting career in the year 2008. She first appeared in a music video titled Gossip Boy and later began working on several commercials and advertisements. Kim made her acting debut career by appearing in the drama titled Mrs. Saigon portraying the character of Hye-ryeon.
After that, she landed a role in the series High Kick: Revenge of the Short Legged in the year 2011. She also cast in the musical drama, What’s Up. Kim then made her film debut from the film Romantic Heaven. In the year 2012, she appeared in the high school drama titled To the Beautiful You along with Choi Min-ho and Sulli. Followed by appearing in the horror film Horror Stories in the same year.
She also made her appearance in the KBS Drama Waiting for Love along with starring Kwon Bo-ah(BoA), Im Si Wan and Choi Daniel. Next in 2013, Kim appeared in a teen drama titled The Heirs starring along with Park Shin-Hye, Lee Min-ho, and Kim Woo-bin.
In this drama, she played the character of Lee Min-ho aka Kim Tan’s fiancee. This drama was a big hit and she also received the “New Star Award” by the SBS Drama Awards for her excellent performance. Later, Kim also featured in the crime thriller Gap-dong in the year 2014.
After the success of The Heirs, Kim landed a role in another hit drama Descendants of the Sun in the year 2016. In this drama, Kim portrayed the character of an army surgeon for which she got a lot of appreciation and brought her more recognition outside South Korea. Next year, she made her appearance in a lode role in KBS2’s comedy romantic drama titled Fight for My Way in 2017 along with co-actor Park Seo-Joon.
Awards & Achievements
The 27 years old actress, Kim Ji-won has won 16 nominations out of which she has won 11 awards in her name. In the year 2013, she won the 21st SBS Drama Award under the category New Star Award for her performance in the drama‘The Heirs’.
Followed by winning two awards and a nomination in the next year. She won 2014’s 1st Asia Artist Awards under the category Best Celebrity Award. The same year, she also won 2014’s 2nd Asia Rainbow TV Awards for Best Supporting Actress.
Kim then received four more awards and one nomination in the year 2016. She received 30th KBS Drama Awards for categories like Best New Actress, Excellence Award, Actress in a Miniseries for the series Descendants of the Sun(2016).
In 2017, she won 31st KBS Drama Awards for Excellence Award, Actress in the series Fight for My Way(2017). Then in 2018, she won KBS WORLD Global Fan Awards as Best Couple with Park Seo-Joon. Recently, she was nominated in the 12th Korea Drama Awards for Excellence Award, Actress for her work in Arthdal Chronicles.
What is the Net Worth of Kim Ji-won?
Kim Ji-won has got an estimated net worth of $5ook as of 2019 earned through her professional acting career.
The beautiful actress, Kim has never revealed anything about personal life. So, we do not know whether she is single or dating someone secretly. Back in 2016, there was a rumor that Kim was dating Korean actor Yoo Yeon Seok as they were often spotted together in public places. However, both the actors have not confirmed their relationship with the fans and media.
South Korean actress, Kim Ji-won has got a decent height of 5 feet 4 inches. She has beautiful black color eyes and her hair color is also black.
Talking about her social networking sites, Kim is quite active on Instagram and Facebook.
Facts of Kim Ji-won
|Full Name||Kim Ji-won|
|Date Of Birth||19th of October 1992|
|Age||49 years 11 months|
|Place Of Birth||Geumcheon-gu, Seoul, South Korea|
|Height||5 feet and 4 inches|
|Education||Dongguk University,Paekahon High School|
|Kim Ji-won Instagram|