Get Closer to Senior Korean Actress Na Moon-hee (Profile, Youth, Movies, and Drama List)

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Senior Korean Actress Na Moon-hee

Being around for more than five decades, Na Moon-hee is considered a veteran actress in South Korea’s cinema industry. Though more known for filling the grandmother roles, Na Moon-hee is also able to shine in several films which emphasize humanity, such as Miss Granny and I Can Speak. Her acting skills are also not to be underestimated as she has received more than a dozen awards such as Most Popularity Award (Theater) at the 9th Baeksang Arts Awards in 1973, Excellence Award at MBC Drama Awards in 1976 and SBS Drama Awards in 2002, Top Excellence Award and Lifetime Achievement Award at MBC Entertainment Awards in 2007 and 2010, and Korea’s Top Star (Film) at the 6th Korea Film Actors Association Awards in 2017. In this article, Channel-Korea will explain all about Na Moon-hee, including her full profile and career. So, keep reading!

Full Profile of Na Moon-hee

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Birth Name: Na Kyung-ja

Stage Name: Na Moon Hee

Birth: Beijing, Republic of China, November 30, 1941

Age: 78 (Korean age) / 77 (International age)

Zodiac Sign: Sagittarius

Chinese Astrology: Snake

Nationality: South Korean

Height: 165 cm

Education: Changduk Girls’ High School, Seoul

Religion: Buddhism

Children: 3 daughters

Talent Agency: The CNT

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Na Moon-hee in Her Younger Days

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The avid viewers of South Korea’s dramas and movies may recognize Na Moon-hee as the actress who usually plays the main cast’s grandmother. However, in her younger days, Na Moon-hee’s roles were more diverse. Some of her longtime works such as The Moon of Seoul, Even if the Wind Blows, and Mothers and Sisters were widely popular across the nation, establishing her position as an actress whose skill is worthy of praise. In recent years, Na Moon-hee appeared on many popular dramas as well, namely Unstoppable High Kick!, Just Between Lovers, and Dear My Friends.