Kim Jung-hwa: Profile and Fascinating Facts

Kim Jung Hwa

Who Is She?

Kim Jung-hwa is a talented South Korean actress and model who has played in various dramas, movies, and plays. She is known for her debut, acting in a sitcom called ‘Nonstop3’. She is also popular for her lead role in a hit romantic comedy-drama ‘1% of Anything’ (2003) alongside Kang Dong Won. Aren’t you curious about who she really is? Let’s take a look at her profile and facts!

Kim Jung-hwa’s Profile

Kim Jung Hwa

Kim Jung-hwa is a South Korean actress who made her debut in 2000. Unlike any other artist, she made her debut acting through a music video where she appeared as the model for Lee Seung Hwan’s music video, ‘You to You’. She was born on Sept 9th, 1983. She graduated from Dongguk Women’s University where she majored in Broadcasting and Entertainment. She has played in various movies and dramas, and a lot of her work was popular at that time.

  • Name: Kim Jung-hwa
  • Chinese name: Jin Jing He
  • Profession: Actress and model
  • Birthdate: Sept 9th, 1983
  • Birthplace: Seoul, South Korea
  • Height: 172cm
  • Weight: 49kg
  • Status: Married
  • Star sign: Virgo
  • Blood type: A
  • Education: Dongguk Women’s University (Broadcasting and Entertainment)
  • Language(s): Korean and English
  • Talent agency: S.A.L.T Entertainment

Kim Jung-hwa’s Facts

Kim Jung Hwa
  • She made her debut in 2000 when she appeared in Le Seung Hwan’s music video.
  • Her first drama as lead actress is a romantic comedy-drama called ‘I% of Anything’ (2003) and followed by ‘Snow White: Taste Sweet Love in 2004.
  • Spy Girl (2004) marks her debut acting in the movie industry as she played a North Korea agent who disguised herself in South Korea.
  • She made her debut in stage through Russian plays which are ‘Uncle Vanya’ and ‘The Lower Depths’ in 2006.
  • She got an important role in the film called ‘The Elephant on the Bike’ in 2007.
  • She is popular for her acting in ‘War of Money’ that made her more popular in Korea.
  • She was involved in a social activity named US CDP (Child Development Project) Lecture, and she also became an ambassador for several projects.
  • Her book was entitled ‘Hello, Agnes!’ which came from the name of an African child that she met in Uganda, who suffered from HIV/AIDS.
  • She published her book in 2012, and this book was about her story as an actress and a volunteer helping children as a part of a campaign for global hunger.
  • She married a contemporary Christian music composer and missionary, Yoo Eun Sung, on August 23rd, 2013.
  • She met her husband when she became the ambassador for a humanitarian organization called ‘Foof for the Hungry’.
  • She gave birth to her first son in Atlanta, Georgia on June 14, 2014.
  • She gave birth to her second son on July 5, 2016, in a hospital in Songpa-gu, Seoul.

Kim Jung-hwa’s Filmography

Kim Jung Hwa

Television Dramas

Year Title Role Network
2001-2002 New Nonstop Kim Jung-hwa MBC
2002 Glass Slippers Park Yeon-woong SBS
2002-2003 Nonstop 3 Kim Jung-hwa MBC
2003 Into the Sun Lee Soo-jin SBS
1% of Anything Kim Da-hyun MBC
2004 Nonstop 4 Part-time employee
at fast food chain
(cameo, episode 78)
Snow White: Taste Sweet Love Ma Young-hee KBS2
Drama City “Massage” Eun Hee-sung KBS2
Span Drama
“A Very Special Flavored Lemonade”
Woman reading a book MBC
2005 Three-Leaf Clover Park Yeon-hee SBS
2007 War of Money Lee Cha-yeon SBS
The Devil That Pours Red Wine Min Soo-yeon MBC Every 1
2008 Before and After: Plastic Surgery Clinic TV reporter
(cameo, episode 1)
Things We Do That We Know
We Will Regret
Kim In-ah KBS2
Night After Night Wang Joo-hyun MBC
2008-2009 The Kingdom of the Winds Princess Yi-ji KBS2
2009 Good Job, Good Job Na Mi-ra MBC
2010 Life Is Beautiful Woo Geum-ji SBS
2011-2012 Gwanggaeto, The Great Conqueror Seol Ji KBS1
2012 Ugly Cake Kim Joo-hee MBC
2013 She Is Wow! Actress (cameo, episode 3) tvN
Dating Agency: Cyrano Yoon Yi-seol tvN
2015 D-Day Eun So-yul jTBC


Year Title Role
2004 Spy Girl Park Hyo-jin/Rim Kye-soon
2006 No Regret Shim Hyun-woo (cameo)
2007 The Elephant on the Bike Ji Ha-kyung
2008 Dooly and Me (short film) Soon-ok
2010 Tokyo Taxi Flight attendant (cameo)
Read My Lips Jung-hwa
Star of Hope: Ikhwezi Le Themba Documentary narrator
2012 Solid but Fluid (3D short film) Jin-young
2016 Seondal: The Man Who Sells the River
2018 Detective K: Secret of the Living Dead

Music Videos

Year Title Artist
2000 “You to You” Lee Seung-hwan
“Babybaby” MOVE
“Yesterday” Island
2001 “Christmas Wishes” Lee Seung-hwan
2002 “In My Heart” 4U
“Holding On to You” Naul
“No Matter How Much”
“I Know”
2003 “Reincarnated” Lee Seung-hwan
2004 “No More Now” Lee So-ra
2009 “When I Watch a Drama” Byul
“My Love” 1sagain
2012 “Hello, Agnes!” Kim Jung-hwa



Year Title Role
2006 Uncle Vanya Yelena
The Lower Depths Nastya
2007 Audition Kim Sun-ah
2010 Fool for Love May
2013 The Days Her