Kang Ji Young

Ji Young Kang

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  • First Name: Ji Young
  • Family Name: Kang
  • Native name: 강지영
  • Also Known as: 姜知英;知英;カン・ジヨン;ジヨン
  • Nationality: South Korean
  • Gender: Female
  • Born: January 18, 1994
  • Age: 25

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Ji Young Kang

Kang Ji Young

  • Name: Kang Ji Young
  • Native name: 강지영
  • Also Known as: 姜知英;知英;カン・ジヨン;ジヨン
  • Nationality: South Korean
  • Gender: Female
  • Born: January 18, 1994
  • Age: 25
Kang Ji Young is a South Korean singer, actress, and model. She was a former member of the popular Korean girl group KARA. Ji Young has two older sisters and she is the cousin of the Korean pop singer NS Yoon-G (Kim Yoon Ji). Ji Young was one of the 2 members alongside Hara that joined after member Kim Sung Hee left. She debuted with KARA at 14 years old making her the youngest member of the group in 2008.
Following Nicole's departure on January 2014, Ji Young also stated she would leave the group once her contract expired, which ended in April 2014 to focus on her studies with acting and language skills in London.
Then in August 2014, she signed with Japanese talent agency Sweet Power to resume her activities in Japan as an actress. Ji Young 's first work in Japan was the live-action of "Jingoku Sensei Nube", with her role as the heroine, Yukime. In 2015 her first appearance on box office was in the live-action of "Assassination Classroom". Later the same year she appeared in the web-series "How is the sky over there?" for Nestlé Japan.
On December 2015, Sony Music Japan had already announced that Ji Young would debut as a singer under the name of JY with the single "Saigo no Sayonara", which was used as the theme for the drama "Higanbana". Her second single "Suki na Hito ga Iru Koto" was released on Wednesday, August 31, 2016, and got Platinum by the RIAJ (Recording Industry Association of Japan).
Drama
Year Title # Role Rating
2019 Soshite, Ikiru
Japanese Drama, 2019, 6 eps
Han Yoo Ri (Main Role)
6
Han Yoo Ri
Main Role
7.5
2019 Ie Uru Onna no Gyakushu
Japanese Drama, 2019, 10 eps
Miyadera Nana (Ep.5) (Guest Role)
10
Miyadera Nana (Ep.5)
Guest Role
7.9
2017 Orphan Black: Nanatsu no Idenshi
Japanese Drama, 2017, 8 eps
Aoyama Sara / Shiina Maoko (Main Role)
8
Aoyama Sara / Shiina Maoko
Main Role
7.5
2017 Strong Woman Do Bong Soon
Korean Drama, 2017, 16 eps
[JTVC announcer] (Ep.2,8,10,13) (Guest Role)
16
[JTVC announcer] (Ep.2,8,10,13)
Guest Role
8.8
2017 Osaka Kanjousen Part 2
Japanese Drama, 2017, 10 eps
Ji Hyun (Ep.1) (Main Role)
10
Ji Hyun (Ep.1)
Main Role
8.6
2016 Doctor X 4
Japanese Drama, 2016, 11 eps
Nanase Yuka (Ep. 7) (Guest Role)
11
Nanase Yuka (Ep. 7)
Guest Role
8.4
2016 Suki na Hito ga Iru Koto
Japanese Drama, 2016, 10 eps
Jun Yoshioka (Ep.10) (Guest Role)
10
Jun Yoshioka (Ep.10)
Guest Role
8.2
2016 Higanbana - Keishicho Sosa Nana ka
Japanese Drama, 2016, 10 eps
Nagami Kaoruko (Main Role)
10
Nagami Kaoruko
Main Role
7.8
2015 Tamiou
Japanese Drama, 2015, 8 eps
Murano Erika (Support Role)
8
Murano Erika
Support Role
8.0
2014 Jigoku Sensei Nube
Japanese Drama, 2014, 10 eps
Yukime (Support Role)
10
Yukime
Support Role
7.3
2014 Secret Love
Korean Drama, 2014, 10 eps
Park So Yeol (Ep.5-6) (Main Role)
10
Park So Yeol (Ep.5-6)
Main Role
7.6
2012 Koisuru Maison - Rainbow Rose
Japanese Drama, 2012, 12 eps
Han Yuri (Main Role)
12
Han Yuri
Main Role
7.1
2011 URAKARA
Japanese Drama, 2011, 12 eps
Herself (Main Role)
12
Herself
Main Role
6.0
2009 Hero
Korean Drama, 2009, 16 eps
Herself (Guest Role)
16
Herself
Guest Role
7.3
2008 Here He Comes
Korean Drama, 2008, 97 eps
[Female Gangster] (Guest Role)
97
[Female Gangster]
Guest Role
7.8
Movie
Year Title Role Rating
2020 Dai Tsunahiki No Koi
Japanese Movie, 2020,
(Main Role)
Main Role
0.0
2019 Dosukoi! Sukehira
Japanese Movie, 2019,
Sukehira Ayane (Main Role)
Sukehira Ayane
Main Role
0.0
2019 Tokyo Ghoul S
Japanese Movie, 2019,
Itori (Support Role)
Itori
Support Role
7.6
2018 Yaru Onna: She's a Killer
Japanese Movie, 2018,
Aiko (Main Role)
Aiko
Main Role
0.0
2018 Watashino Jinsei Nanoni
Japanese Movie, 2018,
Mizuho (Main Role)
Mizuho
Main Role
0.0
2018 Reon
Japanese Movie, 2018,
Takanashi Reon (Main Role)
Takanashi Reon
Main Role
7.5
2016 Zenin, Kataomoi
Japanese Movie, 2016,
{Kataomoi Supairaru} Soyeon (Main Role)
{Kataomoi Supairaru} Soyeon
Main Role
7.6
2016 Assassination Classroom: Graduation
Japanese Movie, 2016,
Irina Jelavic (Support Role)
Irina Jelavic
Support Role
8.1
2015 Assassination Classroom
Japanese Movie, 2015,
Irina Jelavić / Bitch Sensei (Support Role)
Irina Jelavić / Bitch Sensei
Support Role
7.8
Special
Year Title # Role Rating
2016 Tokumei Shikikan Goma Ayaka
Japanese Special, 2016, 1 eps
Sonia (Support Role)
1
Sonia
Support Role
7.8
2016 Life is...
Japanese Special, 2016, 2 eps
Yuna (Main Role)
2
Yuna
Main Role
5.5
2016 Tamiou - Aratanaru Inbou
Japanese Special, 2016, 1 eps
Murano Erika (Support Role)
1
Murano Erika
Support Role
7.7
2015 Sochira no Sora wa, Donna Sora desu Ka?
Japanese Special, 2015, 3 eps
Ena (Main Role)
3
Ena
Main Role
7.5
2014 Higanbana - Women's Crime File
Japanese Special, 2014, 1 eps
Nagami Kaoruko (Main Role)
1
Nagami Kaoruko
Main Role
7.5
TV Show
Year Title # Role Rating
2011 Invincible Youth Season 2
Korean TV Show, 2011, 46 eps
Herself (Regular Member)
46
Herself
Regular Member
8.0
2010 Hello Counselor
Korean TV Show, 2010, 450 eps
(Ep. 5, 43) (Guest)
450
(Ep. 5, 43)
Guest
8.4
2010 Running Man
Korean TV Show, 2010, 500 eps
(Ep. 61-62) (Guest)
500
(Ep. 61-62)
Guest
9.3
2009 Let's Go! Dream Team Season 2
Korean TV Show, 2009, 336 eps
(Guest)
336
Guest
8.6
2009 Strong Heart
Korean TV Show, 2009, 166 eps
(Ep. 29-30, 51-52, 77-78, 96-97) (Guest)
166
(Ep. 29-30, 51-52, 77-78, 96-97)
Guest
8.5
2009 Idol Show: Season 4
Korean TV Show, 2009, 5 eps
(Regular Member)
5
Regular Member
7.0
2008 Idol Show: Season 3
Korean TV Show, 2008, 17 eps
(Ep.2) (Guest)
17
(Ep.2)
Guest
8.7
2008 Idol Show: Season 1
Korean TV Show, 2008, 14 eps
(Ep. 5) (Guest)
14
(Ep. 5)
Guest
9.3
2008 Vs Arashi
Japanese TV Show, 2008, 489 eps
(Ep. 298) (Guest)
489
(Ep. 298)
Guest
9.2
2005 Infinite Challenge
Korean TV Show, 2005, 616 eps
(Ep. 177, 197) (Guest)
616
(Ep. 177, 197)
Guest
8.7
1986 MUSIC STATION
Japanese TV Show, 1986, 1328 eps
(Guest)
1328
Guest
8.9
Articles
Orphan Black Gets a Japanese Remake!
News - Nov 27, 2017

Are you a fan of the Canadian TV show "Orphan Black"? Then check out this article to see more info about the remake!