Kim Ji Won

Birthplace: Seoul, South Korea
Height: 164cm
Star sign: Libra
Talent agency: Kingkong Entertainment

Kim Ji Won is a South Korean actress who was born on October 19th, 1992. Although her career is just beginning and she has only had a few roles, Ji Won’s acting talent and charm has already gained her a loyal fan following. She has also experienced many positive reactions from critics.
Kim first entered the entertainment industry in 2008 by acting in minor roles in dramas and appearing in a few commercials (Oran-C and Big Bang's Lollipop) and a music video (Younha's "Gossip Boy"). She then starred in the omnibus film Romantic Heaven but her big break did not come until 2010 when she was selected to star in a lead role in Song Ji-na's drama What's Up which aired in 2011. Her best-known TV role was in the 2011 Korean TV drama series High Kick: Revenge of the Short Legged, in which she played Kim Ji-won. In 2012, Kim Ji-won was in To the Beautiful You as Seol Han-na. Her most recent projects are the omnibus horror film Horror Stories 2 and appearing in a music video for Baek Seung-heon's Til the Sun Rises along with Kim Jaejoong of JYJ.
In 2013, Ji-won was cast to play Yoo Ra-hael, a chaebol heir, in the drama The Heirs and she won the New Star Award at 2013 SBS Drama Awards for her role. In 2016, Kim starred in the drama Descendants of the Sun as one of its four leads, alongside Song Joong-ki, Song Hye-kyo, and Jin Goo.

Drama & Films

Drama

Year
Title
#
Role
Rating
2017
0
Yuna Main Role
N/A
2016
1
Yoon Myung Ju Supporting Role
8.6
2016
2
Yoon Myung Ju Main Role
8.3
2016
16
Yoon Myung Ju Main Role
8.8
2015
16
Min Tae Hee [Min Tae In's sister] Guest Role
8.1
2014
10
Kim Ji Ho Main Role
7.6
2014
20
Ma Ji Wool Supporting Role
8.1
2014
1
Kim Ji Young Supporting Role
7.6
2013
1
Yoo Rachel Supporting Role
7.3
2013
20
Yoo Rachel Supporting Role
7.6
2013
2
Choi Sae Rom Main Role
7.3
2012
16
Seol Han Na Supporting Role
7.6
2011
20
Park Tae Yi Main Role
7.7
2011
123
Kim Ji Won Main Role
8.1

Films

Year
Title
Role
Rating
2013
Sa Tan Hee {Escape "Talchool"} Main Role
6.5
2012
[Kidnapped student] {Beginning} Main Role
7.0
2011
Mimi Main Role
7.2

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    noor mahmuda 2 days ago

    When would the web drama with seo in guk will air :(

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    taigats 27 days ago

    she's so pretty

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    berceuse Dec 22, 2016 - edited

    The female version of Lee Soo Hyuk.

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    katrina21 Oct 19, 2016

    happy birthday

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    Magdalena Aug 15, 2016

    She's great in One sunny day and DOTS :) Waiting for more!

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    lorrainesong May 23, 2016
    Reveal Spoiler »
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    educto1 May 3, 2016

    Wanna see her as one of the leads in a Reply series.

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    Bookdork1 Apr 23, 2016

    Wow, I did not put together that she was Rachel in Heirs until just now! I knew I recognized her in DotS but I couldn't place it! she was definitely one of the better parts of Heirs!

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    Chrisstina Apr 2, 2016

    She's so naturally beautiful and talented. ♥

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    94loveKdrama Mar 4, 2016

    My favorite actress!

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    MiniSushi Feb 22, 2016

    kim tae hee little sister

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    katrina21 Oct 19, 2015

    happy birthday

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    Kimia Aug 30, 2015

    This pro-photo ain't justice to her! :| just change it --_-- this Unnie is way more beautiful than this wtf-is-this-her?-what-again? pic :|

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    goatie May 31, 2015

    light of my life

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    IndyYulia Feb 12, 2015

    I LOVE his acting in The Heirs, yoo rachel !! I just know that she has a mole, but she was still beautiful :))

Details

  • Name:

    Kim Ji Won
  • Native name:

    김지원
  • Given name:

    Kim Ji Won
  • Nationality:

    South Korean
  • Gender:

    Female
  • Born:

    October 19, 1992
  • Age:

    24