Han Hyo Joo

Han Hyo Joo is a South Korean actress. She is best known for her leading roles in the television dramas Brilliant Legacy and Dong Yi, as well as the film Cold Eyes for which she won Best Actress at the Blue Dragon Film Awards. Han was first discovered in a teenage beauty pageant organized by food corporation Binggrae in 2003. She began her acting career in the sitcom Nonstop 5 and the gangster comedy My Boss, My Teacher. In 2013, Han's was blackmailed by her ex-manager. According to police, the ex-manager Lee illegally transferred 16 photos of Han and her ex-boyfriend from her digital camera to his mobile phone. Lee then threatened to publish the compromising photos unless he and his two accomplices were paid ₩400 million.

Drama & Films

Drama

Year
Title
#
Role
Rating
2010
60
Dong Yi / Choi Suk Bin Main Role
8.5
2009
12
Jin Mi Ah Main Role
6.3
2009
28
Ko Eun Sung Main Role
8.0
2008
20
Eun Chae Main Role
8.5
2007
165
Suk Ji Soo Main Role
7.0
2006
20
Park Eun Young Main Role
7.5
2004
257
Herself Main Role
8.1

Films

Year
Title
Role
Rating
2016
Yi Soo Main Role
10
2015
Min Ja-Young (20s) Main Role
9.2
2014
So Yeong Main Role
8.8
2013
Ha Yoon Joo Main Role
8.1
2012
Doctor Mi Soo Main Role
8.3
2012
Queen Joong Jun Main Role
8.5
2011
Jeong Hwa Main Role
8.6
2009
Ha Na Main Role
8.1
2008
Im Hajung Main Role
6.6
2006
Lee Bo Kyung Main Role
5.5
2006
Yoo Mi Jung Supporting Role
6.9

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    Kevin1452 11 days ago

    HAPPY BIRTHDAY!!!

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    katrina21 11 days ago

    happy birthday unni :D

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    Zemodip 16 days ago

    jigar

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    Nina Dec 26, 2014

    a drama is needed ASAP T_T I've been waiting since forever ....

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    Ganesh Dec 22, 2014

    Why haven't she acted in any dramas since 2010..?
    and What is the scandal about her..?..does anyone know?
    Hoping to get more from her.!!

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      jxsilicon9 Jan 8, 2015

      The usual blackmail scandal. Seems to be common in Korean entertainment industry. Either blackmail celebrities for money or sex. Its crazy.

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    Betty_Boop Dec 22, 2014

    I hope she'll make another drama soon. She's one of my favorite.

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    zukuu Aug 11, 2014

    I know she said she doesn't like the fast pace of dramas... but I really want to see her in another drama. >_<

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    NoticeMeSenpai Aug 4, 2014

    She is now my favorite actress! Loved her in Dong Yi and other dramas too. I. LOVE. HER. I can't explain how much I love her and her acting. URGH!!

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    alexk345 Aug 2, 2014

    My number 1 favorite actress in korean drama. I hope she makes more historical romance drama.

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    girl_on_fire Jul 14, 2014

    It's been too long. Unnie needs to come back with another drama!

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    AmyLovesDramas Jun 25, 2014

    She is such a great actress! I've only seen her in Always and Shining Inheritance, but she's truly amazing!

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    kimn Jun 11, 2014

    so cuuuuuute ........

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    Rascal May 18, 2014

    When is she coming baaacccccccccck with a drama??? :((((((((((((((((((((((((((((((((

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    frost Apr 27, 2014

    pls act in small screen again, i was waiting for you after DongYi :(

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    andora_judy Apr 19, 2014

    prettyy

Details

  • Name:

    Han Hyo Joo
  • Native name:

    한효주
  • Also Known as:

    Han Hyo Ju
  • Nationality:

    South Korean
  • Gender:

    Female
  • Born:

    February 22, 1987
  • Age:

    28