Kim Hee-jung (actress, born 1970)

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Kim Hee-jung
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Born (1970-12-04) December 4, 1970 (age 52)
Education ChungAng University - Theater and Film
Occupation Actress
Years active1991–present
AgentOne & One Star
Korean name
Revised Romanization Gim Hui-jeong
McCune–Reischauer Kim Hŭijŏng

Kim Hee-jung (born December 4, 1970) is a South Korean actress. [1] [2] She made her acting debut after auditioning at SBS's open call for actors in 1991. Kim is best known for her roles in the Korean dramas First Wives' Club (2007-2008), [3] Tae-hee, Hye-kyo, Ji-hyun (2009), Three Brothers (2009-2010), [4] and Living in Style (2011-2012).



Television series

1998Mister Q SBS
The Clinic for Married Couples: Love and War KBS2
2001–2002Ladies of the Palaceyoung Dal-raeSBS
2002–2003 Rustic Period 사야꼬
2003 All In Soo-yeon's office colleague
2003–2004The King's Woman
2004Into the Storm
Jang Gil-sanGil-san's sister
2004–2005LandYoung-sun's mother
2005 Sad Love Story Choi Joon-il's girlfriend MBC
2005 Wonderful Life Hyung-wook's mother
2005–2006 Marrying a Millionaire Jang Soo-okSBS
2006Famous PrincessesBae Shin-jaKBS2
2006–2007Queen of the GamePark Young-soonSBS
2007Salt DollSo-young's friend
War of Money Ma Dong-po's wife
2007–2008 First Wives' Club Mo Ji-ran
2009Tae-hee, Hye-kyo, Ji-hyunKim Hee-jungMBC
2009–2010 Three Brothers Do Woo-miKBS2
2010–2011 Flames of Desire Yoon Jung-sookMBC
2011 Warrior Baek Dong-soo Lady ParkSBS
2011–2012 Living in Style Na No-ra
2012–2013 Glass Mask Kim Young-hee tvN
2013We Are AliensMotherKBS2
A Hundred Year Legacy Gong Kang-sookMBC
Gu Family Book Lady Yoon
Princess Aurora Eun-ah (cameo)
Master's Sun Kang Gil-ja (guest - ep 8)SBS
2013–2014 Wang's Family Oh Soon-jungKBS2
2013 The Suspicious Housekeeper Woo Sun-young (cameo)SBS
Drama Festival "Principal Investigator – Save Wang Jo-hyun!"Joong-sik's motherMBC
2014 You're All Surrounded Kim Hwa-young (guest - ep 1, 4)SBS
Steal Heart Madam Hong jTBC
Drama Special "We All Cry Differently"Kim Kyung-heeKBS2
Legendary Witches Secret Asset, Top Safety CEOMBC
2015 Kill Me, Heal Me Ji Soon-young
Falling for Innocence Kang Min-ho's mother (guest)jTBC
EXO Next Door Ji Yeon-hee's mother Naver TV Cast
Warm and Cozy Kim Hae-ShilMBC
Drama SpecialFinding ArgentaKang Jin-ahKBS2
My Daughter, Geum Sa-wol Choi Ma-riMBC
Six Flying Dragons Madam Kang SBS
2016Mystery FreshmanEun-sook
Mirror of the Witch Ms. KimjTBC
Blow Breeze Lee Nam-yiMBC
2017Strong FamilyMaeng Mi-aeSBS
Sweet Enemy Ma Yoo-kyung
School 2017 Kim Sa-boonKBS2
Judge vs. Judge Eom Sin-sookSBS
2018 Sketch Shi-hyun's motherjTBC
Time [5] Yang Hee-seokMBC
The Beauty Inside [6] Han Seok-heejTBC
A Pledge to God Ahn Joo-ryunMBC
2019 The Secret Life of My Secretary Jeong Gal Hee's MotherSBS TV
Birthday Letter Moo-gil and Moo-jin's mother KBS2
2020 Mystic Pop-up Bar Wol-joo's mother (cameo)JTBC
More Than Friends Choi Won-jungJTBC
Tale of the Nine Tailed Nam Ji-ah's mother (cameo) tvN
Start-Up Nam Do-san's mother tvN
Sweet Home Cha Jin-ok Netflix
2021 So Not Worth It Se-wan's mother Cameo (Ep. 10) Netflix [7]
2021–2022 Second Husband Bok Bok-soonMBC [8]
2022 Bravo, My Life Seo Myeong-sook [9] [10] KBS1
Again My Life Lee Mi-ok [11] SBS
On your own street, we areSeung-mo's mother [12] KBS1
2023Woman in a VeilSeo Jeong-hye [13] KBS2

Web series

2022 Kiss Sixth Sense Kim Sa-ra [14] Disney+


The Spirit of the DragonAh-Mil
Kiss Me MuchWoman selling her kidney (cameo)
Conduct Zero School nurse
Mokpo, Gangster's Paradise
Something He Didn't Know (short film)Miss Yoon
2006 Vampire Cop Ricky
For Horowitz Jeon Gong-Ja's mother
MonopolyFemale dealer
Earth Rep Rolling Stars (animated film)Nero (voice)
Jit (Act) [15] Cha Joo-Hee
Northern Limit Line Park Dong-Hyuk's mother (cameo)
Biting Fly Kang Hae-Sun
The Preparation Jung-Ja
Idol Red-light district female boss

Awards and nominations

YearAwardCategoryNominated workResult
2008 2nd Korea Drama Awards [3] Netizen Popularity Award First Wives' Club Won
SBS Drama Awards Best Supporting Actress in a Serial DramaWon
2010 KBS Drama Awards Excellence Award, Actress in a Daily Drama Three Brothers Nominated
2018 MBC Drama Awards Best Supporting Actress in a Soap Opera Secrets and Lies Nominated

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This is a list of Television in South Korea related events from 2023.


  1. 김희정, 남의 남편과 그 '짓'하려면 아내 모르게…불륜녀에게 고함. Newsis (in Korean). 29 September 2013. Archived from the original on 3 March 2016. Retrieved 2014-06-19.
  2. 김희정 "문영남 작가와 친척 아냐, 오해하더라"(인터뷰). Newsen (in Korean). 2 October 2013. Retrieved 2014-06-19.
  3. 1 2 Chung, Ah-young (2 November 2008). "Actor Kim Wins Top Prize at Korea Drama Festival Awards". The Korea Times . Archived from the original on 21 May 2014. Retrieved 2014-06-19.
  4. Kim, Sun-young (16 June 2010). "REVIEW: TV series Three Brothers - Final episode". 10Asia. Retrieved 2014-06-19.
  5. "MBC Drama "Time - Drama" Script Reading". Hancinema. Naver. June 11, 2018.
  6. 김성령에 김준현까지..‘뷰티인사이드’의 특별출연 활용법. Osen (in Korean). October 6, 2018.
  7. Park, Kyung-hee (June 23, 2021). '지구망' 강호동·이수근→정진운·윤종신·광희, 웃음 폭발 초호화 카메오 군단 ['Earth Network' Kang Ho-dong, Lee Soo-geun → Jung Jin-woon, Yoon Jong-shin, and Kwang-hee, burst of laughter, a stupendous cameo corps]. Single List. Retrieved 2021-06-26.
  8. Kim Kyung-hee (May 6, 2021). "MBC 새 일일 '두 번째 남편' 엄현경-차서원-서은우-한기웅 출연 확정". imbc (in Korean). Retrieved May 8, 2021.
  9. Lee Jun-hyun (March 21, 2022). "남상지X양병열, 대본 리딩 현장부터 명랑+쾌활 분위기 터졌다 ('으라차차 내인생')" [Nam Sang-ji X Yang Byung-yeol, from the script reading site, a cheerful and cheerful atmosphere exploded ('Eurachacha My Life')] (in Korean). Ten Asia. Retrieved March 21, 2022 via Naver.
  10. Park Jae-hwan (March 31, 2022). "김희정 배우, KBS 일일드라마 <으라차차 내 인생>" [Actress Kim Hee-jung, KBS daily drama <Eurachacha My Life>] (in Korean). KBS Media. Retrieved March 30, 2022 via Naver.
  11. Jung Hye-yeon (April 9, 2022). "'어게인 마이 라이프' 이준기, 한국대 법학과 입학..정상훈X김지은 만났다[종합]" [Again My Life' Lee Joon-gi enters the Department of Law at Hankuk University... Met Jeong Sang-hoon X Kim Ji-eun [General]]. Herald Pop (in Korean). Retrieved April 10, 2022 via Naver.
  12. Han Hae-sun (April 18, 2022). "드라마 '너만의 거리에서, 우리는' 外..KBS '장애인의 날' 특집 편성" [Drama 'On your own street, we are', etc.. KBS 'Day of the Disabled' special edition] (in Korean). MT Star News. Retrieved April 18, 2022 via Naver.
  13. Jang Woo-young (February 13, 2023). "김희정, '비밀의 여자' 출연 확정…이선호와 母子 케미 예고 [공식]" [Kim Hee-jung confirmed to appear in 'Secret Woman'... Lee Seon-ho and Mother Chemistry Notice [Official]] (in Korean). OSEN. Retrieved February 14, 2023 via Naver.
  14. "'키스 식스 센스' 김희정, 신스틸러 역할 톡톡 [MK★TV뷰]". MK스포츠 (in Korean). Retrieved 2022-07-11.
  15. "Act (2013)". The Chosun Ilbo . 27 September 2013. Retrieved 2014-06-19.