Baek Jin-hee (born February 8, 1990) is a South Korean actress. She began to be known for her role in High Kick: Revenge of the Short Legged (2011–2012) and rose to prominence for her role in Empress Ki (2013).
|Education||Yong In University|
|Revised Romanization||Baek Jin-hui|
Baek Jin-hee began her entertainment career after getting scouted on the streets by a talent agent. She has since then starred in the indie film Bandhobi (2009), where she plays a rebellious girl who befriends a Bangladeshi migrant worker; and sex comedy Foxy Festival (2010) where she plays a teenager with a thriving business selling her used underwear.
Baek then starred in the sitcom High Kick: Revenge of the Short Legged (2011-2012), playing a fresh graduate looking for employment. The series was popular and led to increased recognition for the actress. This was followed with supporting roles in fusion historical drama Jeon Woo-chi and romance drama Pots of Gold.
Baek had her breakthrough role as the villainous empress Tanashiri (Danashiri) in the period drama Empress Ki (2013-2014), She next starred as an orphaned casino dealer in melodrama Triangle (2014), and a passionate prosecutor in legal drama Pride and Prejudice (2014).
Awards and nominationsEdit
|2009||Cine21 Magazine||New Actress of the Year||Bandhobi||Won|||
|2010||46th Baeksang Arts Awards||Best New Actress||Nominated|
|2011||48th Grand Bell Awards||Foxy Festival||Nominated|
|32nd Blue Dragon Film Awards||Nominated|
|MBC Entertainment Awards||Popularity Award in a Sitcom/Comedy||High Kick: Revenge of the Short Legged||Won|||
|KBS Drama Awards||Best Actress in a One-Act Special/Short Drama||Hair Show||Nominated|
|2013||7th Mnet 20's Choice Awards||20's Booming Star - Female||Jeon Woo-chi, Pots of Gold||Nominated|
|MBC Drama Awards||Best New Actress||Empress Ki||Won|||
|2014||50th Baeksang Arts Awards||Best New Actress (TV)||Won|||
|7th Korea Drama Awards||Excellence Award, Actress||Nominated|
|3rd APAN Star Awards||Best Supporting Actress||Nominated|
|MBC Drama Awards||Excellence Award, Actress in a Special Project Drama||Pride and Prejudice, Triangle||Won|||
|2015||My Daughter, Geum Sa-wol||Nominated|
|Top 10 Stars||Won|||
|2016||9th Korea Drama Awards||Top Excellence Award, Actress||Won|||
|2018||KBS Drama Awards||Excellence Award, Actress in a Miniseries||Jugglers, Feel Good to Die||Won|||
|Best Couple (with Choi Daniel)||Jugglers||Won|
- Yoon, Hee-seong (11 March 2010). "My Name Is: Baek Jin-hee". 10Asia. Retrieved 2012-11-19.
- Lee, Hyo-won (18 June 2009). "Bandhobi Interweaves Growing Pains, Cultures". The Korea Times. Archived from the original on 2013-11-12. Retrieved 2012-11-19.
- Elley, Derek (2 November 2009). "Bandhobi". Variety. Retrieved 2012-12-04.
- Paquet, Darcy. "Bandhobi". Koreanfilm.org. Retrieved 2012-07-13.
- Han, Sun-hee (10 August 2010). "Foxy Festival: A light, fun story on sex". Korean Cinema Today. Archived from the original on 27 January 2013. Retrieved 2012-11-18.
- "Baek Jin-hee, "High Kick 3, The Short Legs Counterattack", and the 880 thousand won generation". Hancinema. 11 October 2011.
- "Baek Jin-hee to star in "Jeon Woochi - Drama"". Hancinema. 4 October 2012.
- "Baek Jin-hee cast for "Gold, Appear!"". Hancinema. 24 March 2013.
- "Baek Jin-hee Hits Right Note as Villain in TV Soap". The Chosun Ilbo. 27 March 2014. Retrieved 2014-03-27.
- Jeon, Su-mi (25 April 2014). "Baek Jin Hee to Transform into Good-Hearted and Innocent Girl in Triangle". enewsWorld. Retrieved 2014-04-25.
- Ha, Soo-jung (19 September 2014). "Choi Jin Hyuk and Baek Jin Hee Confirmed for Drama Pride and Prejudice". enewsWorld. Retrieved 2014-09-20.
- "Korean actress Baek Jin Hee 'falls in love' with all her co-stars". The Straits Times. 27 December 2014.
- "'My Daughter, Geum Sa-wol' hits 33.6% viewership in finale". Kpop Herald. February 29, 2016.
- "Jung Kyung-ho, Baek Jin-hee to co-star in 'Missing Nine'". Kpop Herald. 10 November 2016.
- "Choi Daniel, Baek Jin Hee, Kang Hye Jeong, Lee Won Keun cast in new drama 'Jugglers.'". KBS World. 25 October 2017.
- "Actress Baek Jin-hee Hopes to Appear in More Romantic Comedies". The Chosun Ilbo. 10 March 2018.
- "Food series 'Let's Eat' to bring back lost appetite". Kpop Herald. 10 July 2018.
- "New TV series fulfils office fantasy of reforming nasty boss". Yonhap News Agency. 5 November 2018.
- "Baek Jin-hee Admits Dating Fellow Actor". The Chosun Ilbo. 28 March 2017.
- [오승연 박사 연예뉴스 토셀 영어로 따라잡기]백진희, 영화부문 ‘올해의 신인여자배우’ 선정. Segye (in Korean). 26 December 2009.
- "정성호·백진희 등 MBC연예대상 코미디 인기상". Star News (in Korean). 30 December 2011.
- "Ha Ji-won Receives Top Honor at 2013 MBC Drama Awards". 10Asia. 31 December 2013.
- "Jun Ji Hyun and Song Kang Ho Receive Highest Honors at the 'Baeksang Arts Awards'". enewsWorld. 28 May 2014.
- "MBC Drama Awards 2014 Winners". Hancinema. 30 December 2014.
- "지성·황정음·박서준·김성령·백진희 등, MBC연기대상 10대스타상". Star News (in Korean). 30 December 2015.
- "'2016 코리아드라마어워즈' 김소연, 생에 첫 연기대상 수상…'태후' 2관왕 (종합)". 10Asia (in Korean). 7 October 2016.
- Woo, Bin (January 1, 2019). [2018 KBS 연기대상] 유동근 대상 "장미희 덕분인데 내가 왜..대하드라마 부활 기원" [[2018 KBS Drama Awards] Donggeun Lee Grand Prize "Why am I ... thanks to Jang Mi-hee.]. Ten Asia (in Korean). Archived from the original on January 1, 2019. Retrieved January 1, 2019 – via Naver.