Hae Rim Jeon

Ha Ji Won

  • Name: Ha Ji Won
  • Native name: 하지원
  • Given name: Jeon Hae Rim
  • Also Known as: Jun Hae Rim, 전해림
  • Nationality: South Korean
  • Gender: Female
  • Born: June 28, 1978
  • Age: 45
Jeon Hae Rim, better known by her stage name Ha Ji Won, is a South Korean actress. Starting her career in 1996, she appeared in second season of “School” (1998) series that got her recognition. In 2000, she made her film debut with “Truth Game”, winning New Actress Award at 35th Grand Bell Awards and 1st Busan Film Critics Awards. She continued to achieve success in films until her historical drama “Damo” (2003), made her household name in Korea and she received Top Excellence Award at MBC Drama Awards.

The success of her dramas, “What Happened in Bali” (2004), “Hwang Jini” (2006), and films like “Daddy-Long-Legs” (2005) and “Duelist” (2006), rose her to further stardom. The success of “Hwang Jini”, gave rise to boom gisaeng-themed entertainment in Korean film and television industry and Ha Ji Won was awarded Grand Prize (Daesang) at the 2006 KBS Drama Awards. She ventured into variety of genres with films such as “Miracle on 1st Street” (2007), “Miracle of a Giving Fool” (2008) and “Haeundae” (2009). Later of which became a huge commercial and critical success. Her performance in melodrama “Closer to Heaven” (2009) won her Best Actress Award at Blue Dragon Film Awards and Baeksang Arts Awards.

Her claim to fame came with 2010 fantasy romantic comedy “Secret Garden” as Gil Ra Im, that became of the highest reated Korean drama and won multiple awards and honors. Her roles in “Sector 7” (2011), television series “The King 2 Hearts” (2012), and “As One” (2012) added further acclaim to her career. In 2013, she appeared in highly rated MBC drama “Empress Ki”, that gained immense international acclaim popularity and Ha Ji Won won her second Grand Prize (Daesang) award.

Post 2015, she took less roles in films and television however continued her appearance in media through acclaim television series such as medical drama “Hospital Ship”, melodrama “Chocolate”. For former, she won Tope Excellence Award.

Known for her versatility and range of roles Ha Ji Won is regarded as one of finest and South Korea’s most sought-after actresses. In 2013, she left her agency STARM after ten years, and established her own agency Haewadal Entertainment. She also signed a deal with United Talent Agency (UTA) for her activities in Hollywood and signed with Invincible Plan to manage her Chinese ventures. She simultaneously signed a contract with BM+ Entertainment to manage her activities abroad.

(Source: Wikipedia || Edited by: Nauriya at MyDramaList) Edit Biography
Drama
Year Title # Role Rating
2024 Murder Case of a Visiting Tutor in J Apartment
Korean Drama, 2024, 12 eps
(Main Role)
12
Main Role
0.0
2022 Curtain Call
Korean Drama, 2022, 16 eps
16
Main Role
7.7
2021 Dramaworld Season 2
Korean Drama, 2021, 10 eps
Ji Won (Main Role)
10
Ji Won
Main Role
7.0
2019 Chocolate
Korean Drama, 2019, 16 eps
Moon Cha Young (Main Role)
16
Main Role
8.1
2017 Hospital Ship
Korean Drama, 2017, 40 eps
Song Eun Jae (Main Role)
40
Main Role
7.8
2015 The Time We Were Not in Love
Korean Drama, 2015, 16 eps
Oh Ha Na (Main Role)
16
Oh Ha Na
Main Role
7.4
2013 Empress Ki
Korean Drama, 2013, 51 eps
51
Main Role
8.6
2012 King2Hearts
Korean Drama, 2012, 20 eps
Kim Hang Ah (Main Role)
20
Main Role
8.2
2010 Secret Garden
Korean Drama, 2010, 20 eps
Gil Ra Im (Main Role)
20
Main Role
8.2
2006 Hwang Jin Yi
Korean Drama, 2006, 24 eps
Hwang Jin Yi / Myeong Wol (Main Role)
24
Hwang Jin Yi / Myeong Wol
Main Role
7.9
2005 Fashion 70's
Korean Drama, 2005, 28 eps
[University student during Korean War] (Guest Role)
28
[University student during Korean War]
Guest Role
7.2
2004 What Happened in Bali
Korean Drama, 2004, 20 eps
Lee Soo Jung (Main Role)
20
Lee Soo Jung
Main Role
7.4
2003 Damo
Korean Drama, 2003, 14 eps
14
Main Role
7.7
2002 Days in the Sun
Korean Drama, 2002, 16 eps
Park Tae Kyong (Main Role)
16
Main Role
6.8
2001 Life Is Beautiful
Korean Drama, 2001, 16 eps
Yu Hee Jung (Main Role)
16
Main Role
7.2
2000 Secret
Korean Drama, 2000, 18 eps
Lee Ji Eun (Main Role)
18
Lee Ji Eun
Main Role
7.2
1999 School 2
Korean Drama, 1999, 42 eps
Jang Se Jin (Main Role)
42
Jang Se Jin
Main Role
7.0
1996 Tears of the Dragon
Korean Drama, 1996, 159 eps
Na In / Concubine So [Tae Jong's sixth consort] (Support Role)
159
Na In / Concubine So [Tae Jong's sixth consort]
Support Role
8.4
Movie
Year Title Role Rating
2024 Portrait of a Family
Korean Movie, 2024,
Na Mi (Main Role)
Na Mi
Main Role
10.0
2020 Pawn
Korean Movie, 2020,
Lee Seung Yi [Adult] (Main Role)
Lee Seung Yi [Adult]
Main Role
8.6
2017 Manhunt
Hong Kong Movie, 2017,
Rain (Support Role)
Rain
Support Role
7.1
2016 Life Risking Romance
Korean Movie, 2016,
Han Je In (Main Role)
Main Role
7.1
2015 Chronicle of a Blood Merchant
Korean Movie, 2015,
Heo Ok Ran (Main Role)
Main Role
7.7
2014 The Huntresses
Korean Movie, 2014,
Jo Jin Ok (Main Role)
Main Role
7.3
2012 As One
Korean Movie, 2012,
Hyun Jung Hwa (Main Role)
Main Role
8.5
2011 Sector 7
Korean Movie, 2011,
Cha Hae Joon (Main Role)
Main Role
6.6
2009 Closer to Heaven
Korean Movie, 2009,
Ji Soo (Main Role)
Ji Soo
Main Role
7.6
2009 Tidal Wave
Korean Movie, 2009,
Kang Yeon Hee (Main Role)
Main Role
7.4
2008 Babo: Miracle of a Giving Fool
Korean Movie, 2008,
Suk Ji Ho (Main Role)
Suk Ji Ho
Main Role
8.0
2008 Last Present
Korean Movie, 2008,
Min Hye Young [Se Hee's mother] (Support Role)
Min Hye Young [Se Hee's mother]
Support Role
7.7
2007 Sex Is Zero 2
Korean Movie, 2007,
Lee Eun Hyo (Guest Role)
Lee Eun Hyo
Guest Role
6.8
2007 Miracle on 1st Street
Korean Movie, 2007,
Myung Ran (Main Role)
Main Role
7.2
2005 Duelist
Korean Movie, 2005,
Nam Sun (Main Role)
Main Role
7.5
2005 Daddy Long Legs
Korean Movie, 2005,
Young Mi (Main Role)
Young Mi
Main Role
7.3
2004 Love So Divine
Korean Movie, 2004,
Yang Bong Hee (Main Role)
Main Role
7.2
2004 100 Days with Mr. Arrogant
Korean Movie, 2004,
Kang Ha Yeong (Main Role)
Main Role
7.1
2003 Reversal of Fortune
Korean Movie, 2003,
Han Ji Young (Main Role)
Han Ji Young
Main Role
7.1
2002 Sex Is Zero
Korean Movie, 2002,
Lee Eun Hyo (Main Role)
Main Role
6.4
2002 Phone
Korean Movie, 2002,
Ji Won (Main Role)
Ji Won
Main Role
7.0
2000 Nightmare
Korean Movie, 2000,
Eun Joo (Main Role)
Eun Joo
Main Role
6.5
2000 Ditto
Korean Movie, 2000,
Seo Hyun Ji (Support Role)
Support Role
7.4
2000 Truth Game
Korean Movie, 2000,
Han Da Hye (Main Role)
Main Role
6.6
Special
Year Title # Role Rating
2017 Hospital Ship Episode 0
Korean Special, 2017, 1 eps
Herself (Support Role)
1
Herself
Support Role
7.4
2011 Secret Garden Special
Korean Special, 2011, 1 eps
Gil Ra Im (Main Role)
1
Main Role
8.2
1999 A Dangerous Lullaby
Korean Special, 1999, 1 eps
(Main Role)
1
Main Role
0.0
TV Show
Year Title # Role Rating
2022 Yoo Quiz on the Block Season 4
Korean TV Show, 2022, 75 eps
(Ep. 221) (Guest)
75
(Ep. 221)
Guest
7.5
2021 Saturday Night Live Korea Season 10
Korean TV Show, 2021, 10 eps
[Host] (Ep. 2) (Guest)
10
[Host] (Ep. 2)
Guest
8.3
2020 House on Wheels Season 1
Korean TV Show, 2020, 12 eps
(Ep. 11-12) (Guest)
12
(Ep. 11-12)
Guest
8.5
2019 2 Days & 1 Night Season 4
Korean TV Show, 2019, 260 eps
(Ep. 149-151) (Guest)
260
(Ep. 149-151)
Guest
8.8
2019 Movie Room Season 2
Korean TV Show, 2019, 116 eps
(Ep. 114) (Guest)
116
(Ep. 114)
Guest
0.0
2018 Galileo: Awakened Universe
Korean TV Show, 2018, 9 eps
(Regular Member)
9
Regular Member
7.9
2016 Life Bar
Korean TV Show, 2016, 118 eps
(Ep. 3) (Guest)
118
(Ep. 3)
Guest
8.1
2016 My Little Old Boy
Korean TV Show, 2016, 430 eps
(Ep. 375-376) (Guest)
430
(Ep. 375-376)
Guest
8.1
2015 Invisible Man
Korean TV Show, 2015, 12 eps
(Ep. 1) (Guest)
12
(Ep. 1)
Guest
6.8
2013 The Return of Superman
Korean TV Show, 2013, 560 eps
(Ep. 478) (Guest)
560
(Ep. 478)
Guest
8.7
2011 K-pop Star Season 1
Korean TV Show, 2011, 22 eps
[Cameo] (Ep. 17) (Guest)
22
[Cameo] (Ep. 17)
Guest
7.9
2010 Running Man
Korean TV Show, 2010, 740 eps
(Ep. 86) (Guest)
740
(Ep. 86)
Guest
9.2
2010 Win Win
Korean TV Show, 2010, 146 eps
(Ep. 108) (Guest)
146
(Ep. 108)
Guest
0.0
2008 Family Outing Season 1
Korean TV Show, 2008, 85 eps
(Ep.68-69) (Guest)
85
(Ep.68-69)
Guest
8.5
2004 Love Letter
Korean TV Show, 2004, 154 eps
(Guest)
154
Guest
8.7
Articles
Ha Ji Won Offered to Lead a Mystery K-drama!
News - Sep 12, 2023

Ha Ji Won received an offer to be the main lead of the upcoming K-drama Murder Case of a Visiting Tutor in J Apartment (literal translation).

"Curtain Call" releases still cuts of main lead Go Doo Shim
News - Oct 3, 2022

New still cuts of main lead Go Doo Shim from "Curtain Call" was revealed.

Go Doo Shim confirmed to lead "Curtain Call"
News - Sep 9, 2022

Go Doo Shim will be the main star of the upcoming KBS drama "Curtain Call."

Seo Ji Hye and Yoon Kye Sang will reportedly be the main leads for a new drama!
News - Aug 4, 2021

Seo Ji Hye and Yoon Kye Sang might reunite in a new drama!

Ryu Seung Ryong joins Han Hyo Joo and Jo In Sung in upcoming drama "Moving"
News - Jun 4, 2021

Ryu Seung Ryong will reportedly join the star-studded cast of the upcoming drama "Moving"!

Yoon Kye Sang to return to dramas with "Crime Puzzle"
News - Apr 9, 2021

Yoon Kye Sang is confirmed for the upcoming web toon based drama "Crime Puzzle".

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  • First Name: Hae Rim
  • Family Name: Jeon
  • Native name: 하지원
  • Also Known as: Jun Hae Rim, 전해림
  • Nationality: South Korean
  • Gender: Female
  • Born: June 28, 1978
  • Age: 45

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