Mi Ri Kyeon

Kyeon Mi Ri

  • Name: Kyeon Mi Ri
  • Native name: 견미리
  • Also Known as: Kyun Mi Ri, 甄美里
  • Nationality: South Korean
  • Gender: Female
  • Born: January 27, 1965
  • Age: 59
Kyeon Mi Ri is a South Korean actress and singer. She is best known for her role as the antagonist Lady Choi in the hit period drama Dae Jang Geum. She made her acting debut in 1984 and has since become active in television dramas, most notably as the arrogant and ambitious Lady Choi in the 2003 period drama Dae Jang Geum (or Jewel in the Palace).

In 2009, she ventured into the music industry and released her first album titled Happy Women, consisting of mainly trot songs. Kyeon is married to a businessman named Lee Hong Heon. Her daughters Lee Yu Bi and Lee Da In are actresses.

Kyeon is also a part of the Hwanggan Kyeon clan, which makes her a descendant of Gyeon Hwon, who was the first king of the Hubaekje kingdom, during the Later Three Kingdoms of Korea. Edit Biography
Drama
Year Title # Role Rating
2023 Pandora: Beneath the Paradise
Korean Drama, 2023, 16 eps
Min Yeong Hwee (Support Role)
16
Min Yeong Hwee
Support Role
7.4
2020 Backstreet Rookie
Korean Drama, 2020, 16 eps
Kim Hye Ja [Yeon Joo's mother] (Support Role)
16
Kim Hye Ja [Yeon Joo's mother]
Support Role
7.6
2018 Gangnam Scandal
Korean Drama, 2018, 123 eps
Jang Mi Ri [Actress] (Support Role)
123
Jang Mi Ri [Actress]
Support Role
7.3
2017 Revolutionary Love
Korean Drama, 2017, 16 eps
Jung Yeo Jin [Byun Hyuk's mother] (Support Role)
16
Jung Yeo Jin [Byun Hyuk's mother]
Support Role
7.4
2017 Reunited Worlds
Korean Drama, 2017, 40 eps
Soon Myung Ok (Support Role)
40
Soon Myung Ok
Support Role
7.5
2016 Beautiful Gong Shim
Korean Drama, 2016, 20 eps
Yeom Tae Hee [Joo Soo's mother] (Support Role)
20
Yeom Tae Hee [Joo Soo's mother]
Support Role
7.8
2016 Yeah, That's How It Is
Korean Drama, 2016, 54 eps
(Guest Role)
54
Guest Role
7.5
2014 Be Arrogant
Korean Drama, 2014, 10 eps
[Ha Ra's mother] (Support Role)
10
[Ha Ra's mother]
Support Role
7.0
2014 What Happens to My Family?
Korean Drama, 2014, 53 eps
Heo Yang Geum (Support Role)
53
Heo Yang Geum
Support Role
8.2
2013 Wonderful Mama
Korean Drama, 2013, 48 eps
Kim Young Yi (Support Role)
48
Kim Young Yi
Support Role
7.3
2013 Hur Jun, the Original Story
Korean Drama, 2013, 135 eps
Ham An Daek (Support Role)
135
Ham An Daek
Support Role
7.9
2012 Childless Comfort
Korean Drama, 2012, 40 eps
Shin Sae Rom (Support Role)
40
Shin Sae Rom
Support Role
7.3
2012 Rooftop Prince
Korean Drama, 2012, 20 eps
[Boo Yong's mother] (Guest Role)
20
[Boo Yong's mother]
Guest Role
8.1
2011 Just Like Today
Korean Drama, 2011, 128 eps
Lee Jae Kyung (Support Role)
128
Lee Jae Kyung
Support Role
6.9
2011 TV Novel: Dear My Sister
Korean Drama, 2011, 130 eps
Yoon Jung Ae (Support Role)
130
Yoon Jung Ae
Support Role
6.7
2010 Three Sisters
Korean Drama, 2010, 123 eps
Jang Ji Ae (Support Role)
123
Jang Ji Ae
Support Role
7.2
2007 Yi San
Korean Drama, 2007, 77 eps
Lady Hye Kyung (Support Role)
77
Lady Hye Kyung
Support Role
8.1
2007 Golden Bride
Korean Drama, 2007, 64 eps
Yang Ok Kyung [Young Min and Young Soo's mother] (Support Role)
64
Yang Ok Kyung [Young Min and Young Soo's mother]
Support Role
7.4
2006 Jumong
Korean Drama, 2006, 81 eps
Queen Won Hu (Support Role)
81
Queen Won Hu
Support Role
8.3
2006 TV Novel: As the River Flows
Korean Drama, 2006, 198 eps
Suh Ok Ran (Support Role)
198
Suh Ok Ran
Support Role
8.0
2005 Sisters of the Sea
Korean Drama, 2005, 155 eps
Lee Geum Bok (Support Role)
155
Lee Geum Bok
Support Role
7.1
2005 Love and Sympathy
Korean Drama, 2005, 24 eps
Yoon Ji Sook (Main Role)
24
Yoon Ji Sook
Main Role
8.0
2003 Jewel in the Palace
Korean Drama, 2003, 54 eps
Lady Choi (Support Role)
54
Lady Choi
Support Role
8.7
2002 To Be With You
Korean Drama, 2002, 146 eps
Soon Shim (Support Role)
146
Soon Shim
Support Role
7.2
2002 Who's My Love
Korean Drama, 2002, 84 eps
Park Kyung Joo (Support Role)
84
Park Kyung Joo
Support Role
7.8
2001 Well-Known Woman
Korean Drama, 2001, 130 eps
Han Young Sun (Support Role)
130
Han Young Sun
Support Role
7.0
2000 Housewife's Rebellion
Korean Drama, 2000, 54 eps
Choi Yoo Mi (Support Role)
54
Choi Yoo Mi
Support Role
7.0
2000 All About Eve
Korean Drama, 2000, 20 eps
[Yoon Hyung Chul's stepmother] (Support Role)
20
[Yoon Hyung Chul's stepmother]
Support Role
7.6
2000 Legends of Love
Korean Drama, 2000, 24 eps
(Support Role)
24
Support Role
4.0
1997 Mr. Right
Korean Drama, 1997, 14 eps
Mi Hee [Eun Joo's Aunt] (Support Role)
14
Mi Hee [Eun Joo's Aunt]
Support Role
4.0
1995 LA Arirang
Korean Drama, 1995, 265 eps
Park Mi Ri [Jeong Seop's husband] (Main Role)
265
Park Mi Ri [Jeong Seop's husband]
Main Role
8.0
1995 Jang Hee Bin
Korean Drama, 1995, 63 eps
Queen Myung Sung (Support Role)
63
Queen Myung Sung
Support Role
6.8
1994 Farewell
Korean Drama, 1994, 57 eps
Geum Sook (Support Role)
57
Geum Sook
Support Role
5.0
1994 Han Myung Hoe
Korean Drama, 1994, 105 eps
[Kim Jong Seo's concubine] (Support Role)
105
[Kim Jong Seo's concubine]
Support Role
10.0
1993 Han River Cuckoo
Korean Drama, 1993, 50 eps
Kang Haeng Ja (Support Role)
50
Kang Haeng Ja
Support Role
4.0
1988 Queen In Hyeon
Korean Drama, 1988, 71 eps
Choi Suk Bin (Support Role)
71
Choi Suk Bin
Support Role
7.6
1985 The Wind Orchid
Korean Drama, 1985, 58 eps
(Unknown)
58
Unknown
6.7
Movie
Year Title Role Rating
2009 Running Turtle
Korean Movie, 2009,
[Detective Jo's wife] (Support Role)
Support Role
7.0
1988 A Dangerous Scent
Korean Movie, 1988,
(Support Role)
Support Role
0.0
Special
Year Title # Role Rating
2000 Abandoned by Her
Korean Special, 2000, 1 eps
[Soo Jung's sister] (Support Role)
1
[Soo Jung's sister]
Support Role
0.0
TV Show
Year Title # Role Rating
2019 Heo Young Man's Food Travel
Korean TV Show, 2019, 250 eps
(Ep. 144) (Guest)
250
(Ep. 144)
Guest
0.0
2009 Strong Heart
Korean TV Show, 2009, 166 eps
(Ep. 1) (Guest)
166
(Ep. 1)
Guest
7.9
2007 Radio Star
Korean TV Show, 2007, 900 eps
(Ep. 106-107) (Guest)
900
(Ep. 106-107)
Guest
7.8
Articles
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News - May 24, 2021

Lee Seung Gi and Lee Da In are in a relationship!

Which Classic Asian Drama Character Are You?
Editorials - Mar 24, 2018

Asian dramas are full of character archetypes from the naive female lead to the evil mother and rich and arrogant hero. Find out which character you represent the most by taking the quiz!

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Editorials - Sep 15, 2015

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Kyeon Mi Ri

Mi Ri Kyeon
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  • First Name: Mi Ri
  • Family Name: Kyeon
  • Native name: 견미리
  • Also Known as: Kyun Mi Ri, 甄美里
  • Nationality: South Korean
  • Gender: Female
  • Born: January 27, 1965
  • Age: 59

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