Ex-Member of Jewelry Who Is Also an Actress, Lee Ji-hyun
Lee Ji-hyun is a South Korean actress who was born in 1983. Before she debuted as an actress, she was a member of one of 1st generation girl groups in South Korea, named Jewelry, along with three other women, Seo In-young, Park Jung-ah, and Kim Ye-won.
Even though Lee Ji-hyun became popular in the South Korean entertainment industry as a member of Jewelry, she actually made her debut for the first time in 1998, when she joined an idol group called Circle. But later on, in 2001, Lee Ji-hyun joined Jewelry and she gained fame and a lot of fans after becoming a vocalist of Jewelry.
Years later, Lee Ji-hyun started to pursue a career in a small screen. She acted in an SBS drama called Taming the Flirt in 2005. A year after that, Lee Ji-hyun decided to leave the girl-group that made her name, saying that she wasn’t ready to be a singer. Lee Ji-hyun continued her career in the acting field. Not only she stars in a drama, but she also became an MC for some reality shows.
Profile and Facts of Lee Ji-hyun
Real Name: Lee Ji-hyun
Stage Name: Lee Ji-hyun
Birthday: October 12, 1983
Born: Seoul, South Korea
Zodiac sign: Libra
Chinese zodiac sign: Water Pig
Occupation: Actress, MC
Blood Type: B type
Education: Kyonggi University
Agency: BS Company
Lee Ji-hyun’s Filmography
- Tomorrow Victory (MBC, 2015-2016)
- Mother (tvN, 2015)
- A Good Day to Love (SBS, 2007)
- Taming the Flirt (SBS, 2005)
Lee Ji-hyun’s Marriage
In 2013, Lee Ji-hyun announced that she married a wealthy businessman named Kim Joong-hyup. She held the wedding ceremony privately in the spring, and the wedding was attended by many people who wished happiness for both of them. At the time, the face of her husband that is seven years older than her was blurred in pictures, to protect his privacy.
Years after the marriage, Lee Ji-hyun finally revealed her husband’s face on a reality show in 2015. Apparently, lots of netizens didn’t like his impression and started commenting on his appearance on the Internet.
Just by seeing Lee Ji-hyun and her husband, they assumed that her husband was the type of person who had a temper. Her husband’s wealthy looks was also commented on by netizens.
As if the bad impressions that her ex-husband left netizens with were true, Lee Ji-hyun filed for divorce in 2016. It was reported by Lee Ji-hyun’s representative that she wouldn’t get any share of his assets because fighting for them would result in a long divorce trial. She did, however, still have full custody for her two children; a daughter, and a son. Lee Ji-hyun and her ex-husband finished their third round of mediation on August 25, 2016.
On August 22, 2017, Lee Ji-hyun announced the good news that she would be getting married again. Based on an interview of Lee Ji-hyun by Sports Chosun, she said that she met a good person and packed up for a good family. In September that same year, she would be holding the wedding party privately, and only family members were invited.
Lee Ji-hyun also added that her husband-to-be was an ophthalmologist, and was a reliable person. In her second marriage, she just wished to build a new family that could give love to her children and creates a happy family. It was good that she found new happiness after the break-up in 2016. Let’s hope for the best for Lee Ji-hyun’s family!
Lee Ji-hyun’s Instagram
As a famous South Korean actress and MC, Lee Ji-hyun followed the trend of opening an official Instagram account. If you like her and want to know more about her, you can follow her her account on @peace89421. There, Lee Ji-hyun likes to share what she’s been up to. For example, she will upload photos of when she shoots for a drama or just a simple photo of her enjoying her day with her kids. Let’s see some of Lee Ji-hyun Instagram feed!
It looks like Lee Ji-hyun totally enjoyed a happy life as a mom!
Selfie time when the kids are not around. Lee Ji-hyun still looks like a young lady, despite the fact that she is a mom.
Lee Ji-hyun’s Latest News
After Lee Ji-hyun got married to an ophthalmologist in 2017, there hasn’t been any real news about the actress. Although the former member of Jewelry had already signed a new contract with BS Company, the same agency as actor Seo In-guk and actress Kim Tae-hee, Lee Ji-hyun still hadn’t made a new comeback as an actress. Apparently, Lee Ji-hyun is enjoying her happy life as a wife and a mom and is busy with her new family. She also hasn’t shared any new posts on Instagram since January 11, 2017.
Whatever happens to her, we just hope that she might make a comeback in a new drama as an actress. Or at least, let’s hope that Lee Ji-hyun would give any updates of her on her social media. Fighting, Lee Ji-hyun! We will wait for you!