Kim Hye-ok

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Kim Hye-ok
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Kim in April 2019
Born (1958-05-09) May 9, 1958 (age 64)
Education Seoul Institute of the Arts – theater and film
Chung-Ang University – theater and film
Chung-Ang University Graduate School of Mass Communication – master's degree in journalism
Occupation Actress
Years active1980-present
Korean name
Revised Romanization Gim Hye-ok
McCune–Reischauer Kim Hye-ok

Kim Hye-ok (born May 9, 1958) is a South Korean actress. [2] [3] [4]



Television series

1980Lifetime in the CountryGi-hong's wife MBC
1988The Last IdolMBC
1991Lethe's Song KBS2
1992Time and TearsKBS2
1995Fourth RepublicKim Myo-chun,
Park Heung-ju's wife
Always Blue HeartsKyung-hwa's mother EBS
1996Im Kkeok-jeong Im Kkeokjeong's mother SBS
Hometown of Legends "Ssangtaebawi"KBS2
Hometown of Legends "Yaho"KBS2
1997Generation of SensibilityMi-seon's motherEBS
1999 The Clinic for Married Couples: Love and War (guest)KBS2
2001LoversFashion shop owner Kim Hye-okMBC
2003SnowmanHospital transplant coordinatorSBS
Garden of EveBaek Ji-ae's motherSBS
BreathlessShin Moo-chul's motherMBC
2004 What Happened in Bali Choi Young-joo's motherSBS
Beautiful TemptationMin Hye-okKBS2
Lotus Flower FairyKim Moo-bin's motherMBC
I'm Sorry, I Love You Jang Hye-sookKBS2
Old Miss DiarySmall granny 2KBS2
2005 Hong Kong Express Ms. MinSBS
Wonderful Life Pyo Jae-kyungMBC
The Hard GoodbyeEditor KBS1
Autumn Shower Nam Kyung-miMBC
Let's Go to the BeachMrs. HwangSBS
Bizarre Bunch Choi Yoo-jungKBS1
MBC Best Theater "Garibong Ocean's Eleven"Mrs. JangMBC
2006WolfMadam Han Kyung-shilMBC
Dr. Kkang Yeon-jiMBC
Love Truly First Lady Oh Young-silMBC
Over the Rainbow Lee Mi-jaMBC
Common SingleYoon Jung-shimSBS
Fugitive Lee Doo-yongKim Bok-soonKBS2
90 Days, Time to Love Hyun Ji-seok's motherMBC
Love and HateOh Geum-jaSBS
MiracleLee Mi-so's fellow alumnaMBC
2007Salt DollKang Ji-seok's motherSBS
Flowers for My LifePark Cho-sunKBS2
Several Questions That Make Us HappyKyung-sookKBS2
Capital Scandal Ueda SachikoKBS2
Ground ZeroHan Yoo-jin's motherMBC
The Golden Age of Daughters-in-Law Lee Myung-heeKBS2
Likeable or Not Lee Jong-soonKBS1
2008Formidable RivalsWidow Oh Mi-jaKBS2
You Stole My HeartSon Jeom-soonKBS1
My Sweet SeoulOh Eun-soo's motherSBS
My Life's Golden AgeBok Mi-jaMBC
White Lie Na Jin-soonMBC
2009 My Too Perfect Sons Ahn Moon-sookKBS2
Two Wives Song Ji-ho's motherSBS
Heading to the GroundOh Yeon-yi's motherMBC
Don't Hesitate Cha Young-ranSBS
2010 Bad Guy Mrs. ShinSBS
The Scarlet LetterJung Soon-imMBC
Drama Special "Stone"Jung Myung-jaKBS2
It's Okay, Daddy's Girl Heo Sook-heeSBS
2011 Royal Family Seo Soon-aeMBC
All My Love Kim Hye-ok/Kim Gab-sunMBC
Baby Faced Beauty Jung-okKBS2
Scent of a Woman Kim Soon-jungSBS
Drama Special "Daughters of Bilitis Club" [5] Choi Hyang-jaKBS2
My One and OnlyHong In-sookKBS1
Saving Mrs. Go Bong-shilPark Won-sook TV Chosun
2012 Dr. Jin Hong Young-rae's motherMBC
My Daughter Seo-young Cha Ji-sunKBS2
Ugly CakeLee Jung-jaMBC
Here Comes Mr. Oh Go Sung-silMBC
2013 All About My Romance Na Young-sookSBS
Two Weeks Jo Seo-heeMBC
Drama Special "Yeon-woo's Summer"Park Soon-imKBS2
Melody of Love Yoo Jin-soonKBS1
2014 Can We Fall in Love, Again? Jung Soon-ok jTBC
Jang Bo-ri is Here! In-hwaMBC
Doctor Stranger SBS
Discovery of Love Shin Yoon-heeKBS2
Sweet Secret Oh Myung-hwaKBS2
2015 The Producers Lee Hoo-namKBS2
A Daughter Just Like YouHong Ae-jaMBC
2016 Listen to Love (cameo)jTBC
Father, I'll Take Care of You Moon Jeong-AeMBC
Let's Make a New StartKim Ha-naMBC
2017 Manhole Yoon Kkeut-soonKBS2
Strong FamilyMrs. JoSBS
My Golden Life Yang Mi-jungKBS2
2018 What's Wrong with Secretary Kim [6] Madame ChoitvN
Your Honor [7] Im Geum-miSBS
2019 Home for Summer Na Yeong-simKBS1
2020 Oh My Baby Lee Ok-ran tvN
2022 Through the Darkness Park Young-shin [8] SBS
It's Beautiful Now Han Kyeong-ae [9] KBS2
2023 The Real Has Come! Kang Bong-nim [10]


1989Today's Woman
1991 Theresa's Lover Wife
1992 Our Twisted Hero Han Byeong-tae's mother
1993Love Is Oh Yeah!Byeong-soo's mother
Two Cops Detective Jo's wife
2003 My Tutor Friend Kim Ji-hoon's mother
Show Show ShowSan-hae's mother
Spring BreezeMadam Hong
2004 My Little Bride Park Sang-min's mother
2005 This Charming Girl Jeong-hae's mother
Green Chair Seo Hyun's mother
Sa-kwa Sang-hoon's relative from his hometown
2006 Family Ties Mae-ja
Ad-lib Night Myung-eun's mother
Old Miss Diary the MovieHye-ok
2007 Two Faces of My Girlfriend Gu-chang's mother
2008 Lovers of Six Years Lee Da-jin's mother
Do Re Mi Fa So La Ti Do Yoon Jung-won's mother
My Dear Enemy Mrs. Han
2009 Kill Me Yoon Yeo-kyung
Girlfriends Song-yi's mother
2010Twilight GangstersGong Shin-ja
2011 Come Rain, Come Shine Woman's mother on the phone (voice)
Sunny Im Na-mi's mother
2016 A Man and a Woman Moon-joo's mother
The Table Sook-hee
2017 One Day Sun-hwa's mother
2019 Cheer Up, Mr. Lee Saet-byul's grandmother
2022 Life Is Beautiful Jin-bong's mother [11]

Awards and nominations

YearAwardCategoryNominated workResult
198218th Baeksang Arts Awards Best New Actress in TheaterWon
1987Director's Group AwardsExcellence AwardWon
200647th Thessaloniki International Film Festival [12] Best Actress [13] Family Ties Won
MBC Drama Awards Special Acting Award, Veteran Actress Over the Rainbow Won
KBS Drama Awards Best Supporting Actress Bizarre Bunch Nominated
2007 44th Grand Bell Awards Best Supporting Actress Family Ties Nominated
SBS Drama Awards Best Supporting Actress in a Serial DramaLove and HateNominated
KBS Drama Awards Best Supporting Actress Likeable or Not ,
The Golden Age of Daughters-in-Law
2009 SBS Drama Awards Best Supporting Actress in a Serial Drama Don't Hesitate Nominated
KBS Drama Awards Best Supporting Actress My Too Perfect Sons Nominated
2010 SBS Drama Awards Best Supporting Actress in a Drama Special Bad Guy Nominated
2011 SBS Drama Awards Special Acting Award, Actress in a Weekend Drama Scent of a Woman Won
2014 MBC Drama Awards Golden Acting Award, Actress Jang Bo-ri is Here! Won

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