Get Closer to Kim Ji-won: Age, Drama List, Movies, Short Hair, etc

Kim Ji-won on Descendants of the Sun

In this drama, Kim Ji-won plays an army doctor and she is paired with Jin Goo. Her character is portrayed as someone who is brave. They also had great chemistry, but in an interview, Kim Ji-won said that while filming she mostly just relied on Jin Goo because he is more experienced. Apparently, it seems like she prefers acting with Park Seo-joon, because she said that she is more comfortable acting with someone who’s the same age as her.

Here are some pictures of her that also capture her chemistry with Jin Goo in the drama Descendants of the Sun. Check these out!

Kim Ji-won on Running Man

Kim Ji-won made an appearance on the 297th episode of Running Man. The episode aired on May 1, 2016, and took place in Wolmi Theme Park. Not only her, Jin Goo also made guest appearance on this episode. In this episode, they are told to be ranked higher than the “Red Sun” to avoid the penalty. Jin Goo ended up winning in the episode, and Gary, Haha and Lee Kwang-soo ended up riding the Viking as a punishment.

Here are some pictures of the 297th episode of Running Man.

Kim Ji-won’s Awards and Nominations

Kim Ji-won has come a long way and already has some pretty great achievements as an actress. Here is a list of her accomplishments so far.

Year Award Category Nominated Work Result
2013 21st SBS Drama Awards New Star Award The Heirs Won
2014 2nd Asia Rainbow TV Awards Best Supporting Actress Nominated
2016 5th APAN Star Awards Descendants of the Sun Won
Best Couple Award (with Jin Goo) Nominated
1st Asia Artist Awards Best Celebrity Award, Actress Won
Yahoo! Asia Buzz Awards Asia Popular Artist Award N/A Nominated
30th KBS Drama Awards Excellence Award, Actress in a Miniseries Descendants of the Sun Won
Best New Actress Won
Best Couple (with Jin Goo) Won
2017 1st Elle Style Awards (Korea) Young Icon Award N/A Won
31st KBS Drama Awards Top Excellence Award, Actress Fight for My Way Nominated
Excellence Award, Actress in a Miniseries Won
Netizen Award – Female Won
Best Couple (with Park Seo-joon) Won
2018 54th Baeksang Arts Awards Most Popular Actress Nominated


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