Kim Ye-won is a famous South Korean actress and singer.
Kim Ye-won was born as ‘Kim Shin-ah’ on Friday, December 11, 1987 (35 years old, as of 2022) in Seongnam, a city in Gyeonggi Province, South Korea. Her zodiac sign is Sagittarius. She studied at the Theater and Film Department of Chung-Ang University in Seoul.
Family & Ethnicity
Her family lives in Seattle, Us. She has an elder named Kim Mina.
- JYP Entertainment (2015-2018)
- Artist Company (2018-Present)
As an actress
In 2008, she debuted in the Ghost series, “Hometown Legends” in the first episode under the role of ‘Cho-ah.’
She acted in famous K-dramas like I Need Romance (2012), The Innocent Man (2012) Who Are You? (2013), Don’t Dare To Dream (2015), Tomorrow, With You (2017), Suspicious Partner (2017), Rich Man (2018), and Welcome to Waikiki 2 (2019). She made her film debut with the movie “A Tale of Legendary Libido” (2008) in the role of “Dal-Gaeng”.
She also starred in the films Sunny (2011), Horror Stories (2012), Take Off 2 (2015), and Door Lock (2018). She made her theater debut with the musical “Like Rain Like Music” (2010) as ‘Jung-Hwa/Sang-mi.’ She performed in a few musicals like December (2013-2014), Goong (2014), All Shook Up (2014) and Jack the Ripper (2016).
She sang the OSTS of many K-dramas and movies, the first being “Bird” from the movie “The Accidental Gangster and the Mistaken Courtesan” (2008). She voiced the ost of famous dramas, “Dahlia of sadness”, Although you are a nice person, This coalition, What a fool, and I swear. She also hosted the radio show Volume Up which aired on KBS Cool FM.
- Fruit: Peach
- Drink: Coffee
- Artist: Edgar Degas
- Travel destination: Paris
Facts and Anecdotes
- She likes to dance, travel and visit art galleries.
- In 2009, she made an appearance in the music video for ‘Women Are Just Like That’ by famous Korean actor and singer Kim Dong-hee.
- At the 9th Daegu International Musical Festival Awards in 2015, she received the award for Musical Actor of the Year.
- She has two pet dogs, Louis and Swing.
- She can play the piano.
- Kim Ye-won likes to have alcohol occasionally.
- Her first picture on Instagram was posted on May 5, 2015. It was a picture of herself.