Son Ye Jin
Name: Son Ye Jin/손예진
Birth name: Son Yeon Jin/손연진
Birth date: January 11, 1982
Birth place: Daegu, South Korea
Profession: Actress and Model
Years active: 2000 - present
Management company: Barunson Entertainment/바른손엔터테인먼트
Mailing address: Keial Bldg., 4th Floor, 78-6 Cheongdam 1-dong, Gangnam-gu, Seoul, South Korea
Height: 165 cm
Weight: 45 kg
Blood type: RH+ A
Religion: Roman Catholic
Family: Older sister
Education: Seoul Institute of the Arts (Film Arts degree)
Character: Calm and introspective
Personality: Can be talkative and easy going with people I feel close to, but tend to be a bit shy and find it difficult to befriend people I don't know well. As a result, people sometimes take me for a cold and reserved person.
Ideal Type: A man who is understanding and knows how to make a person feel comfortable
Personal Interests: Reading books, Taking a trip .
(2010) SBS "Secret Garden/시크릿 가든" (cameo)
(2010) MBC "Personal Taste/개인의 취향" as Park Kae-in
(2008) MBC "Spotlight/스포트라이트" as Seo Woo-jin
(2006) SBS "Alone in Love/연애시대" as Yoo Eun-ho
(2003) KBS "Summer Scent/여름 향기" as Shim Hye-won
(2002) SBS "Daemang/Great Ambition/대망" as Choi Dong-hee
(2001) MBC "Sun-hee and Jin-hee/선희 진희" as Shim Sun-hee
(2001) MBC "Delicious Proposal/맛있는 청혼" as Jang Hee-ae
2011) "Tower/타워" **status: in-production**
(2011) "Chilling Romance/오싹한 연애" **status: post-production**
(2010) "White Night/Baekyahaeng/백야행: 하얀 어둠 속을 걷다" as Yoo Mi-ho/Lee Ji-ah
(2008) "My Wife Got Married/아내가 결혼했다" as Joo In-ah
(2007) "Open City/무방비 도시" as Baek Jang-mi
(2007) "Yobi, The Five-Tailed Fox/천년여우 여우비" (animation) as Yobi (voice)
(2005) "The Art of Seduction/작업의 정석" as Han Ji-won
(2005) "April Snow/외출" as Seo-young
(2004) "A Moment To Remember/내 머리 속의 지우개" as Su-jin
(2003) "Crazy First Love/첫사랑 사수 궐기대회" as Il-mae
(2003) "The Classic/클래식" as Ji-hye/Joo-hee
(2002) "Lover's Concerto/연애소설" as Shim Soo-in/Gyung-hee
(2002) "Painted Fire/Chihwaseon/취화선 " as So-woon
(2000) "Secret Tears/Bimil/비밀
(2010) 31st Blue Dragon Film Awards: Popularity Award
(2010) Asian-Pacific Producers Network (APN) Award: Best Actress
(2010) First Annual Seoul Culture & Arts Daesang Ceremony: Grand Prize Film Actress - "White Night"
(2010) 46th Baeksang Arts Awards: InStyle Award
(2009) 45th Baeksang Arts Awards: Female Top Excellence for Film - "My Wife Got Married"
(2008) Korea Gallup Poll: Best Actress - "My Wife Got Married"
(2008) 4th Korea University Film Festival: Best Actress - "My Wife Got Married"
(2008) 29th Blue Dragon Film Awards: Most Popular Actress - "My Wife Got Married"
(2008) 29th Blue Dragon Film Awards: Best Onscreen Couple with Kim Joo Hyuk - "My Wife Got Married"
(2008) 29th Blue Dragon Film Awards: Best Leading Actress - "My Wife Got Married"
(2008) 25th Korea Best Dresser Swan Awards: Best Dressed Female Movie Star
(2008) Korea Jewelry Awards: Diamond Award
(2008) Style Icon Awards: Style Icon - Actress
(2008) Style Icon Awards: Fun Fearless Female
(2007) 43rd Baeksang Arts Awards: Best Leading Actress for TV - "Alone in Love"
(2007) Korean Fashion & Design Awards: Fashion Icon Prize
(2006) Korea International Jewelry & Watch Fair: Best Jewelry Lady
(2006) Asia Model Festival Awards: Model Star Prize - CF
(2006) SBS Drama Awards: Female Top Excellence - "Alone in Love"
(2006) SBS Drama Awards: Top 10 Stars - "Alone in Love"
(2006) 51st Asia-Pacific Film Festival: Best Actress - "April Snow"
(2006) 15th China Golden Rooster & Hundred Flowers Film Festival:
Best Actress in a Foreign Film - "A Moment to Remember"
(2004) 9th Moscow International Love Film Festival: Best Couple with Jo Seung Woo - "The Classic"
(2003) 40th Grand Bell Awards/DaeJong Film Festival: Best New Actress - "The Classic"
(2003) 40th Grand Bell Awards/DaeJong Film Festival: Most Popular Actress - "The Classic"
(2003) 39th Baeksang Arts Awards: Best New Actress - "The Classic"
(2003) 24th Blue Dragon Film Awards: Popularity Award - "The Classic" and "Crazy First Love"
(2002) Korean Film Critics Association/International Federation of Film Critics-Korea chapter:
Best New Actress - "Lover's Concerto"
(2001) MBC Drama Awards: Best Female Newcomer - "Delicious Proposal"
(2009) "White Night" - Ranked second on its opening weekend and nearly drawn one million (945,938) admissions
(2008) "My Wife Got Married" - Top 10 Bestselling South Korean Film of the Year: Topped the box-office on its opening week and attained one million (1,788,748) mark
(2008) "Open City" - Opened second on its box-office opening week and passed one million (1,613,728) viewer mark
(2005) "The Art of Seduction" - One of the Highest Grossing Comedy Movies of the Year: attracted more than one million viewers within its first week and later lured an estimated total of two million (2,340,000) moviegoers
(2005) "A Moment to Remember" - Garnered 3.0 billion yen in ticket sales (2.5 million viewers) and at that time, became the Top Grossing & Most Popular Korean Movie in Japan
(2005) "April Snow" - Reached only 809,191 viewers in South Korea but recognized as a certified box-office hit in other Asian countries, particularly in Japan, where it earned 2.72 billion yen (2.4 million viewers) and got a record as the Second Highest Selling Korean Movie in its overseas screening there after it was beaten by her another successful film, AMTR
(2004) "A Moment To Remember" - 5th Best Selling South Korean Movie of the Year and 9th Overall Highest Grossing Films of the Year: surpassed two million mark (2,565,078) in four weeks
(2003) "Crazy First Love" - Top Ten Annual Highest Grossing South Korean Films: Made it two million (2,340,000) mark in five weeks