Jun Ji Hyun

Jun Ji Hyun, also known as Gianna Jun, is a South Korean actress. She is best known for her role as "The Girl" in the romantic comedy "My Sassy Girl", one of the highest grossing Korean comedies of all time, as well as the lead actress in runaway drama hit My Love From Another Star. Other notable films include Il Mare, Windstruck, The Thieves, and The Berlin File.
Her childhood dream was to become a flight attendant, but at the age of 16, she was discovered on the street by a fashion editor. Using the stage name Jun Ji Hyun, she began her career as a model for Ecole Magazine in 1997.
In 2012, she married Choi Jun Hyuk, grandson of famed hanbok designer Lee Young Hee, and the son of fashion designer Lee Jung Woo.

Drama & Films

Drama

Year
Title
#
Role
Rating
2016
1
Shim Chung / Seo Hwa [Past] Main Role
8.2
2016
20
Shim Chung / Seo Hwa [Past] Main Role
8.3
2014
1
Cheon Song Yi Main Role
8.5
2014
1
Chun Song Yi Main Role
8.5
2013
21
Chun Song Yi Main Role
8.8
1999
16
Seo Yoon Joo Main Role
6.8
1998
16
Ga Yeong Supporting Role
7.0

Films

Year
Title
Role
Rating
2015
Ahn Ok Yoon / Kang Mitsuko Main Role
8.4
2013
Ryun Jung Hee Main Role
7.7
2012
Yenicall Main Role
7.9
2011
Sophia "Snow Flower" Main Role
7.7
2009
Saya Main Role
6.8
2008
Song Soo Jung Main Role
7.9
2006
Hye Yeong Main Role
8.0
2004
Yeo Kyung Jin Main Role
8.1
2003
Yeon Main Role
6.2
2001
The Sassy Girl Main Role
7.9
2000
Kim Eun Ju Main Role
8.0
1999
Jeong-Min Main Role
6.3

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    dayidream Apr 13, 2014

    she is really good actress , especially the acting of her last drama really good

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    Kimi Apr 11, 2014

    My new favorite actress <3

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    fatima_july Apr 6, 2014

    absolutely perfect

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    BernKastel Mar 12, 2014

    I cant get over her yet.........now on watching all her movie..

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    tecu Mar 5, 2014

    She's amazing on 'You Who Came from the Stars'. I'm not even the type to pick favourites but she's just too good.

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    nour093 Mar 3, 2014

    pleaseeee please just another drama
    I cant believe u took 15 years thats a huge lol
    she was amazing , awesome , and just PERFECT !
    i love her so much and cant wait to see her in new drama SPECIALLY with kim soo hyun ~
    so damn good togetherrrrrr

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      will_corne Mar 31, 2014

      I heard she doesn't do dramas.. they had to literally beg her to do You Who Came From The Stars! I'm so in love with her I'm downloading her movies lol

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    mia95 Mar 1, 2014

    I can't get over how amazing she was in you who came from the stars :o please don't take 10 years to make another drama again because I will be sad to not see you in another drama :3 best actress.

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    Becca Mar 1, 2014

    So funny and adorable in You who came from the stars. I didn't know she was the same girl from Il mare or Sassy girl. Shame on me.

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    Steelheart Feb 27, 2014

    Change her profile pic to the one on my avatar! LOL

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    abracadabra Feb 26, 2014

    my new favourite actress...she's brilliant

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    kpopx3lover Feb 21, 2014

    Shes married??? Aww man i really ship her with soo hyun.

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    Hapi Feb 19, 2014

    FAV ACTORRRRRRR<3333

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    WooU Feb 19, 2014

    She has the same bday as me :D

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    MinamiNiji Feb 18, 2014

    Her expressions and talking style really really reminds me of Jung Soo Young.And at some point in the drama her face resembles her! Am i the only one xD

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    minjung0703 Feb 14, 2014

    i love her acting,,superb ...
    funny:D

Details

  • Name:

    Jun Ji Hyun
  • Native name:

    전지현
  • Given name:

    Wang Ji Hyun
  • Also Known as:

    Gianna Jun; Jun Ji Hyeon; Jeon Ji Hyun; Jeon Ji Hyeon;
  • Nationality:

    South Korean
  • Gender:

    Female
  • Born:

    October 30, 1981
  • Age:

    35

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