Im in 2013
|Born|| July 11, 1979 |
Seoul, South Korea
|Other names||Lim Soo-jung|
|Agent||King Kong by Starship|
|Revised Romanization||Im Su-jeong|
Im Soo-jung (Hangul : 임수정; born on July 11, 1979) is a South Korean actress. After modeling for teen magazines, Im made her acting breakthrough in Kim Jee-woon's horror film A Tale of Two Sisters (2003), followed by the popular television drama I'm Sorry, I Love You (2004). She has since appeared in numerous films, notably Park Chan-wook's I'm a Cyborg, But That's OK (2006), Hur Jin-ho's Happiness (2007), Lee Yoon-ki's Come Rain, Come Shine (2011), and Min Kyu-dong's All About My Wife , for which she won Best Actress at the 33rd Blue Dragon Film Awards.
The Korean alphabet, known as Hangul, has been used to write the Korean language since its creation in the 15th century by King Sejong the Great. It may also be written as Hangeul following the standard Romanization.
Kim Jee-woon is a South Korean film director and screenwriter.
A horror film is a film that seeks to elicit fear. Initially inspired by literature from authors like Edgar Allan Poe, Bram Stoker, and Mary Shelley, horror has existed as a film genre for more than a century. The macabre and the supernatural are frequent themes. Horror may also overlap with the fantasy, supernatural fiction, and thriller genres.
Im Soo-jung made her debut in 1998 as a cover model for teen magazines. She then moved onto acting and debuted in the teen drama School 4,but it was Kim Jee-woon's 2003 stylish horror A Tale of Two Sisters that first drew her critical notice and newcomer awards. A year later, the hit KBS2 drama series I'm Sorry, I Love You catapulted her into stardom. With Im looking much younger than her age, those projects solidified her image as an eternal ingenue, as did touching character study ...ing , horse jockey film Lump Sugar , and Park Chan-wook's surrealist I'm a Cyborg, But That's OK .
A Tale of Two Sisters is a 2003 South Korean psychological horror drama film written and directed by Kim Jee-woon. The film is inspired by a Joseon Dynasty era folktale entitled Janghwa Hongryeon jeon, which has been adapted to film several times. The plot focuses on a recently released patient from a mental institution who returns home with her sister, only to face disturbing events between her stepmother and the ghosts haunting their house- all of which are connected to a dark past in the family's history.
KBS2 is a South Korean free-to-air channel owned by the Korean Broadcasting System (KBS). Its programming mainly consists of drama and entertainment shows. KBS2 is a result of the forced merger of the Tongyang Broadcasting Corporation with KBS in 1980.
Korean dramas, or K-dramas, are television series in Korean language, made in South Korea.
In recent years she began shedding that image by taking on more adult roles,notable among them Hur Jin-ho's romantic melodrama Happiness , Choi Dong-hoon's blockbuster fantasy Jeon Woo-chi: The Taoist Wizard , romantic comedy Finding Mr. Destiny , and Lee Yoon-ki's minimalist breakup indie Come Rain, Come Shine . For her performance in All About My Wife , she won Best Actress at the Blue Dragon Film Awards, and the Women in Film Korea Awards.
Hur Jin-ho is a South Korean film director and screenwriter.
Happiness is a 2007 South Korean film, directed by Hur Jin-ho and starring Hwang Jung-min and Im Soo-jung. It is a love story about two people who meet while battling serious illnesses.
Choi Dong-hoon is a South Korean film director and screenwriter. He ranks as one of the most consistently successful directors working in contemporary Korean cinema, with all five of his films becoming commercial hits -- The Big Swindle attracted 2.12 million viewers, Tazza: The High Rollers at 6.84 million, Jeon Woo-chi: The Taoist Wizard at 6.13 million, The Thieves at 12.9 million, and Assassination at 12.7 million.
Im and Lee Jung-jae played two artists in a post-apocalyptic environment in the short film El Fin del Mundo ("The End of the World"), which screened at the prestigious contemporary art exhibition dOCUMENTA.She also acted opposite veteran Thai actor Sorapong Chatree in Aditya Assarat's short film Phuket, which was commissioned jointly by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and the Association of Tourism and Hotel Operators of Phuket.
Lee Jung-jae a South Korean actor. He debuted as a fashion model, then began his acting career on television, notably in the campus series Feelings (1994) and the iconic drama Sandglass (1995). After his acting breakthrough in An Affair (1998), Lee's film career took off. He has starred in a variety of film genres, among them romantic films such as Il Mare (2000) and Over the Rainbow (2002), melodrama Last Present (2001), comedy Oh! Brothers (2003), action films The Last Witness (2001) and Typhoon (2005), heist film The Thieves (2012), film noir New World (2013), and period film The Face Reader (2013). He won Best Actor awards at the Blue Dragon Film Awards for City of the Rising Sun (1999), and at the Fantasporto Director's Week for The Housemaid (2010).
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documenta is an exhibition of contemporary art which takes place every five years in Kassel, Germany. It was founded by artist, teacher and curator Arnold Bode in 1955 as part of the Bundesgartenschau which took place in Kassel at that time, and was an attempt to bring Germany up to speed with modern art, both banishing and repressing the cultural darkness of Nazism. This first documenta featured many artists who are generally considered to have had a significant influence on modern art. The more recent documentas feature art from all continents; nonetheless most of it is site-specific.
Im was previously part of the SidusHQ agency, but moved to being managed by KeyEast. KeyEast launched her official website in June 2012. According to the actress, the online space will be a place where she can converse with her fans directly.
KeyEast is a management agency founded by actor Bae Yong-joon.
In 2015, Im starred in Perfect Proposal , a remake of British crime thriller Woman of Straw that was partly shot in Macau.She next starred in Time Renegades , a time-hopping romantic thriller where she played dual roles.
Perfect Proposal is a 2015 South Korean romantic thriller film written and directed by Yoon Jae-gu, based on the novel La Femme de paille by Catherine Arley.
A remake is a film, television series or some other form of entertainment that is based on an earlier product and tells the same, or a very similar, story.
Thriller is a broad genre of literature, film and television, having numerous, often overlapping subgenres. Thrillers are characterized and defined by the moods they elicit, giving viewers heightened feelings of suspense, excitement, surprise, anticipation and anxiety. Successful examples of thrillers are the films of Alfred Hitchcock.
In October 2015, her contract with KeyEast expired and she decided to sign with new management agency YNK Entertainment.
Im then starred in the female-centric indie film The Table directed by Kim Jong-kwan, which premiered at the 21st Busan International Film Festival.
In February 2017, Im was cast in the drama Chicago Typewriter alongside Yoo Ah-in. This marks Im's small screen come back after thirteen years since 2004.The same year, she was named the cultural ambassador for the UK-Korea Creative Futures mutual exchange.
She then returned to the big screen with Mothers based on the book Your Request - My Other Mother by Lee Dong-eun, who also directs the film.
Im is set to return to the small screen with fantasy drama www in 2019.
|Year||English title||Korean title||Role||Notes|
|2002||The Romantic President||피아노 치는 대통령||Han Young-hee|
|2003||A Tale of Two Sisters||장화, 홍련||Bae Su-mi|
|2005||Sad Movie||새드무비||Ahn Soo-jung|
|2006||Lump Sugar||각설탕||Kim Shi-eun|
|I'm a Cyborg, But That's OK||싸이보그지만 괜찮아||Cha Young-goon|
|2009||Jeon Woo-chi: The Taoist Wizard||전우치||Seo In-kyung|
|2010||Finding Mr. Destiny||김종욱 찾기||Seo Ji-woo|
|2011||Come Rain, Come Shine||사랑한다, 사랑하지 않는다||Woman|
|2012||All About My Wife||내 아내의 모든 것||Yeon Jung-in|
|2015||Perfect Proposal||은밀한 유혹||Ji-yeon|
|2016||Time Renegade||시간이탈자||Yoon-jung (1983) / So-eun (2015)|
|2017||The Table||더 테이블||Hye-gyeong|
|Year||English title||Korean title||Role||Network|
|2001–2002||School 4||학교 4||Oh Hye-ra||KBS2|
|2004||I'm Sorry, I Love You||미안하다, 사랑한다||Song Eun-chae|
|2017||Chicago Typewriter||시카고 타자기||Jeon Seol||tvN|
|2019||Search: www||검색어를 입력하세요: www||Bae Ta-mi|
|2001||"I'm Sorry"||Kim Jang-hoon|
|1998||CeCi Magazine's Model Contest||N/A||N/A||Won|
|2003||24th Blue Dragon Film Awards||Best New Actress||A Tale of Two Sisters||Won|
|2nd Korean Film Awards||Won|
|23rd Korean Association of Film Critics Awards||Won|
|4th Busan Film Critics Awards||Won|
|6th Director's Cut Awards||Won|
|4th Women in Film Korea Awards||Nominated|
|Cine 21 Awards||Won|
|Screamfest Horror Film Festival||Best Actress||Won|
|2004||24th Fantasporto Film Festival||Best Actress in an International Fantasy Film||Won|
|41st Grand Bell Awards||Best New Actress||Nominated|
|KBS Drama Awards||I'm Sorry, I Love You||Won|
|Best Couple Award with So Ji-sub||Won|
|2005||41st Baeksang Arts Awards||Best New Actress (TV)||Nominated|
|2006||2nd Premiere Rising Star Awards||Best Actress||Lump Sugar||Won|
|27th Blue Dragon Film Awards||Nominated|
|2007||1st Asian Film Awards||Best Actress||I'm a Cyborg, But That's OK||Nominated|
|43rd Baeksang Arts Awards||Best Actress (Film)||Nominated|
|28th Blue Dragon Film Awards||Best Actress||Happiness||Nominated|
|2008||44th Baeksang Arts Awards||Best Actress (Film)||Nominated|
|16th Chunsa Film Art Awards||Best Actress||Nominated|
|17th Buil Film Awards||Nominated|
|45th Grand Bell Awards||Nominated|
|2012||5th Style Icon Awards||Style Icon||N/A||Won|
|21st Buil Film Awards||Best Actress||All About My Wife||Nominated|
|55th Asia-Pacific Film Festival||Nominated|
|49th Grand Bell Awards||Nominated|
|33rd Blue Dragon Film Awards||Won|
|13th Women in Film Korea Awards||Won|
|2013||49th Baeksang Arts Awards||Best Actress (Film)||Nominated|
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