All About Jeong Yun-hui (Profile, Facts and Rumors)

Jeong Yun-hui is a South Korean actress who was really famous in her era. She made her debut in 1975, and was crowned as the most beautiful actress of the 1970s. Even most of her male acting partners admitted that Jeong Yun-hui was one of the most beautiful women that they had ever seen. This beautiful lady made her breakthrough in the role she played as a rich college girl in the TV series Chung-sil Hong-sil (청실홍실, Blue Thread, Red Thread), which was actually the very first soap opera style K-drama in the history of Korean broadcasting. Jeong Yun Hui retired from her acting life in 1984 when she got married.

Jeong Yun-hui’s Age

This pretty lady was born on June 4, 1954 in Tongyeong, a southwestern coastal city of the South Gyeongsang province, South Korea. She is currently 63 years old, and due to the fact that she has been in retirement since 1984, there is not much information about her. According to what is known, Jeong Yun-hui has not appeared in the public, except in 2001.

Jeong Yun-hui’s Rumors

There have not really been very many rumors about Jeong Yun-hui, but according to K-Star-Holic, in 2008, there was a rumor that Jeong Yun-hui’s daughter made a sudden debut in the entertainment world.

Facts About Jeong Yun-hui
  1. She graduated from from Hyehwa Girls’ High School.
  2. Her zodiac sign is Gemini.
  3. She has won 6 Daejong Film Awards.
  4. She has won 2 Grand Bell Awards.
  5. She has won 2 Baeksang Arts Awards.
  6. She was crowned as the most beautiful actress of the 1970s.
  7. She debuted as an actress in 1975, starring in Yokmang directed by Lee Gyeong-tae
  8. Her TV series, Chung-sil Hong-sil (청실홍실, Blue Thread, Red Thread), was the very first soap opera style K-drama in the history of Korean broadcasting.
  9. She was commonly referred to as one of the “New Troika” or “Second Troika” along with her rival actresses, Chang Mi-hee and Yu Ji-in, of the 1970s and 1980s; after the “First Troika”, Moon Hee, Nam Jeong-im, and Yoon Jeong-hee of the 1960s.

List of Jeong Yun-hui’s Movies

Here is a list of Jeong Yun-hui’s movies from 1975 until 1984. Check them out!

Year Title Year Title
1984 Love Song 1980 Does Cuckoo Cry at Night
The Companion Mrs. Kangbyun
My Love 3 The Last Witness
1983 Tinker Wife Woman I Abandoned II
Jealousy 1979 Uyoil
Promised Woman City Hunter
My Love When Love Blossoms
1982 The Heart Is a Lonely Hunter Under an Umbrella
A Woman’s Trap The Sleep Deeper Than Death
Mistress 1978 Do You Know Kotsuni?
Jin-ah’s Rose Eaten By Bugs I Am Lady Number 77
The Woman and Rain 1977 Japanese Invasion in the Year
of Imjin and Gye Wol-hyang
Chun-hi High School Champ
Village of Haze Mischief’s Marching Song
Abengo Airborne Corps 1976 Blood Relations
1981 Miss, Please Be Patient Rocking Horse And A Girl
The One I Love Yalkae, a Joker in High School
Parrot Cries with Its Body 1975 Story Of The Youth