Funny and Best Moments of Lim Ji-yeon While Filming ‘Running Man’

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Beautiful Actress Lim Ji-yeon

Lim Ji-yeon is a South Korean actress who was born in Seongdong, South Korea, on June 23, 1990. Lim debuted with the leading role in the Korean erotic romance film Obsessed in 2014. She majored in acting at Korea National University of Arts. She won many awards in 2014 including the 23rd Buil Film Awards, 34th Korean Association of Film Critics Awards, and 51st Grand Bell Awards.

Lim Ji-yeon has worked in various short films, drama series, and television series. But, she is best known for her acting skills in the film Obsessed. Her modeling skills helped get her into the film industry where she was offered a few short film appearances.

Lim Ji-yeon has also performed in the theater. Some of her performances were in Taxi Driver, Sea Fog, and La Culotte. She was also featured in the music video for the track “The Season” sung by Lee Ho-suk.

Profile of Lim Ji-yeon
  • Name: Lim Ji-yeon
  • Hangul:임지연
  • Birthdate: June 23, 1990
  • Birthplace: Seongdong District, Seoul, South Korea
  • Star Sign: Cancer
  • Height: 166 cm
  • Profession: Actress
  • Debut Year: 2010
  • Talent Agency: Huayi Brothers (formerly Sim Entertainment)
  • Education: Korea National University of Arts, major in acting

Lim Ji-yeon on Running Man

Lim Ji-yeon appeared on the variety show Running Man for some episodes. She appears in episodes 281 and 321. Running Man is a South Korea variety show that airs on SBS and is classified as an urban action variety show. On the show, the MCs and guests have to complete missions at landmarks to win the race.

On episode 281, the mission requires obtaining all the spaces to defeat the other members. In the end, Gary wins and receives a 4-pax travel trip to Jeju-do which he gives to Lim Ji-yeon.

On episode 281, Lim Ji-yeon is the host of the second round. She explains the game and says the phrase “10R each.” The members of Running Man didn’t let it slide because “10R” sounds like a Korean swear word. While other members suggest she use an alternate pronunciation, Yoo Jae Suk asks, “So, you’ve had your days in the past, huh?”

On Episode 320, the mission requires eliminating those with an opponent name tag, collecting all 5 bags, and opening the chest. On this episode, there are 3 teams, which are Blue Team, Red Team, and Green Team.

Blue Team consists of Yoo Jae-suk, Lee Kwang-soo, Lee Joon, and Yoo Hae-jin. Red Team consists of Kim Jong-kook, Song Ji-hyo, Jo Yoon-hee, and Lim Ji-yeo, and Green Team consists of Gary, Haha, and Ji Suk-jin. The winner of this episode is the Blue Team. There is no penalty in this episode.