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Kim Yeo Jin (김여진)
is an actress under 935 Entertainment. In 1995, she debuted in the stage play What Do Women Live For.  She is known for her roles in Girls’ Night Out (1998), Peppermint Candy (2000), Chi Hwa-seon (2002), Rookie Historian Goo Hae Ryung (2019), Meow, the Secret Boy (2020), and Extracurricualr (2020).

Birth Name: Kim Yeo Jin (김여진)
Birthdate: June 24th, 1972
Zodiac Sign: Cancer
Height: 164cm (5′ 5″)
Weight: 47kg (104 lbs)
Blood Type:
Nationality: Korean
Twitter: @yohjini (Inactive since 2018)

Kim Yeo Jin Facts:
– She was born in Masan, South Gyeongsang Province, South Korea.
– She attended Masan Girls’ Middle School, Sungji Girls’ High School, and majored in German Language and Literature at Ewha Woman’s University.
– She met her husband director Kim Jin Min in 2003 on the set of Forever Love and then married him in February 2004.

– On February 13, 2012, she and her husband celebrated the birth of their baby boy, Kim Joon.
– Yeo Jin is an activist that participates in civic group activities that are meant to bring attention to controversial social and political issues.
-Some of the rallies include; reinstating the Hanjin Heave Industries shipbuilders that were laid off, lowering university tuition fees, and opposing the Four Major Rivers Project.
– She is known to be a popular “socialtainer”.
– She has also campaigned for politicians such as; Roh Moo-hyun, Moon Jae-in, and Park Won-soon.
– She appeared in several other dramas such as; Good Person (2003), Second Proposal (2004), Land (2004), The Snow Queen (2006), Blue Fish (2006), Road Number One (2010), Love in the Moonlight (2016), Solomon’s Perjury (2016), and Man to Man (2017).
– She had some smaller parts in the following movies; A Good Lawyer’s Wife (2003), My New Partner (2003), Closer to Heaven (2009), Bicycle Looking For A Whale (2011), and Jinsuk and Me (2012).
– While she did not have a character name in Children… (2011), she was awarded Best Supporting Actress.

Kim Yeo Jin Dramas:
Kaist (카이스트) | SBS / as Professor Eun Na Young (1999)
The More I Love You (사랑할수록) | MBC / as Song Ga Yeong (2000)
Fox and Cotton Candy (여우와 솜사탕) | MBC / as Ming Yeo Ok (2001)
That Woman Catches People (그 여자 사람잡네) | SBS / as Yeo In Suk (2002)
Forever Love (죽도록 사랑해) | MBC / as Lee Kwang Sook (2003)
Jewel in the Palace (대장금) | MBC / as Dr. Jang Deok (2003)
I Love You, My Enemy (사랑한다 웬수야) | SBS / as Yang Soon Ji (2005)
Shin Don (신돈 ) | MBC / as Princess Deok Nyung (2005)
Yi San (이산) | MBC / as Queen Jeong Sun (2007)
The World That They Live In (그들이 사는 세상) | KBS2/ as Lee Seo Woo (2008)
Can You Hear My Heart (내 마음이 들리니?) | MBC / as Go Mi Seok / Na Mi Sook (2011)
Angel Eyes (엔젤아이즈) | SBS / as Yoo Jung Hwa (2014)
Trot Lovers (트로트의 연인) | KBS2 / as Bang Ji Sook (2014)
Tears of Heaven (천국의 눈물) | MBN / as Ban Hyeo Jeong (2014)
Pride and Prejudice (오만과 편견) | MBC / as Oh Do Jung (2014)
Splendid Politics (화정) | MBC / as Kim Gae Shi (2015)
Sassy Go Go (발칙하게 고고) | KBS2 / as Park Sun Yeong(2015)
Witches Court (마녀의 법정) | KBS2 / as Min Ji Sook (2017)
Terius Behind Me (내 뒤에 테리우스) | MBC / as Shim Eun Ha (2018)
Where Stars Land (여우각시별) | SBS, Viki / as Yoon Hye Won [ep 8-10, 23] (2018)
Children of Nobody (붉은달 푸른해) | MBC / as Kim Dong Seok (2018)
My Strange Hero (복수가 돌아왔다) | SBS / as Im Se Kyung (2018)
Rookie Historian Goo Hae-Ryung (신입사관 구해령) | MBC, Netflix / as Queen Dowager Yim (2019)
Itaewon Class (이태원 클라쓰) | jTBC, Netflix / as Jo Jung Min (2020)
Meow, the Secret Boy (어서와) | KBS2 / as Sung Hyun Ja (2020)
Extracurricular (인간수업) | Netflix / as Lee Hae Gyung (2020)
Vincenzo (빈센조) | tvN, Netflix / as Choi Myung Hee (2021)

Kim Yeo Jin Movies:
Girls’ Night Out (처녀들의 저녁식사) as Soon (1998)
Peppermint Candy (박하사탕) as Yang Hong Ja (2000)
Chi Hwa Seon (취화선) as Jin Hong (2002)
A Perfect Match (좋은 사람 있으면 소개시켜줘) as Kim Hae In (2002)
The Uninvited (4인용 식탁) as Moon Jeong Suk (2003)
Wedding Dress (웨딩드레스) as Mi Ja (2010)
Vegetarian (채식주의자) as Ji Hye (2010)
Looking For My Wife (집 나온 남자들) as Shin Yeong Shin (2010)
Last Child (살아남은 아이) as Mi Sook (2018)

Kim Yeo Jin Awards:
1998 19th Blue Dragon Film Awards | Best New Actress (Girls’ Night Out)
1999 7th Chunsa Film Art Awards | Best New Actress (Girls’ Night Out)
2000 37th Grand Bell Awards | Best Supporting Actress (Peppermint Candy)
2002 3rd Busan Film Critics Awards | Best Supporting Actress (Chi Hwa Seon)
2011 20th Buil Film Awards | Best Supporting Actress (Children…)

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