Ha Hee-ra (born October 30, 1969) is a South Korean actress. Ha began her acting career in 1981 when she was in the sixth grade, appearing mostly in films for teenagers. In the 1990s, Ha became one of the top actresses in Korean television, along with Chae Shi-ra and Kim Hee-ae. Among her notable dramas include What Women Want (1990), What Is Love (1991), The Break of Dawn (1993), Catching Up with Gangnam Moms (2007) and The President (2010).
|Born||October 30, 1969|
Seoul, South Korea
|Revised Romanization||Ha Hui-ra|
She married actor Choi Soo-jong in November 1993, and obtained a South Korean citizenship after their wedding. The couple have two children: son Min-seo and daughter Yoon-seo.
|1986||Great March of Tomboys|
|1987||Exciting Lives of Three Girls|
|1988||Miri, Mari, Wuri, Duri||Duri|
|Campus Romance Seminar||Hye-ri|
|If You Want|
|1989||Memories of Bal-bari||Eun-kyung|
|1990||You Know What? It's a Secret||Hye-na|
|Days of Standing Alone||Hyun Eun-ji|
|1991||Back to You Once More||Kim Sung-hee|
|The Night Full of Stars||Bo-ra|
|1992||A Foolish Lover||Hye-rin|
|2002||The Beauty in Dream||So-ra|
|1983||Diary of a High School Student||KBS1|
|1988||Heaven Heaven||Lady Hyegyeong||KBS2|
|The Story of Shim Chung||KBS2|
|1989||And So Flows History||KBS1|
|1990||What Women Want||Young-chae||MBC|
|1991||Magpie Daughter-in-law||Seo Bong-hwa||MBC|
|What Is Love||Park Ji-eun||MBC|
|1992||Rose Garden||Choi Young-joo||SBS|
|Wind in the Grass||Mi-kyung||MBC|
|1993||The Break of Dawn||Song Bo-kyung/Ssang-soon||KBS1|
|1995||A Place in the Sun||Im Cha-hee||KBS2|
|Dazzling Dawn||Empress Myeongseong||KBS1|
|1997||Because I Really||Hong Eun-pyo||KBS2|
|2002||To Be with You||Han Moon-hee||KBS1|
|2005||My Love Toram||Jeon Sook-yeon||SBS|
|I Love You, My Enemy||Myung Hae-kang||SBS|
|2006||Love Me When You Can||Oh Soon-ae||MBC|
|2007||Catching up with Gangnam Moms||Hyun Min-joo||SBS|
|2009||What's for Dinner?||Jo Young-ran||MBC|
|2010||I Live Without Incident||Hwang Se-ri||MBC|
|The President||Jo So-hee||KBS2|
|2012||Dummy Mommy||Kim Sun-young||SBS|
|2013||You Are the Boss!||Min Ji-soo/Min Ji-won||MBC|
|2015||Make a Woman Cry||Na Eun-soo||MBC|
|2016||The Dearest Lady||Na Bo-bae||MBC|
|2018||Lady Cha Dal-rae's Lover||Cha Jin-ok||KBS2|
|2020||Record of Youth||Han Ae-sook, Sa Hye-jun's Mother||tvN|
|2012||Beautiful People||KBS1||Documentary narration|
|Mom and Dad, I Miss You||Documentary narration|
|2013||Children at Risk||KBS1|
|2013-2014||Global Homestay: The Way Home||MBC|
|2018||Same Bed, Different Dreams 2 - You Are My Destiny||SBS|
|1991||I Ought to Be in Pictures|
|1994||Save the Last Dance for Me|
|2004||Why We Dream of Lovers|
|2008||The Goodbye Girl||Paula McFadden|
Awards and nominationsEdit
|1986||KBS Drama Awards||Excellence Award, Actress||Won|
|1988||24th Baeksang Arts Awards||Best New Actress (Film)||Campus Romance Seminar||Won|
|KBS Drama Awards||Special Award||Won|
|1990||KBS Drama Awards||Excellence Award, Actress||Won|
|1991||27th Baeksang Arts Awards||Best Actress (TV)||What Women Want||Won|
|MBC Drama Awards||Excellence Award, Actress||Won|
|1992||28th Baeksang Arts Awards||Most Popular Actress (TV)||What Is Love||Won|
|MBC Drama Awards||Excellence Award, Actress||Won|
|1993||KBS Drama Awards||Grand Prize (Daesang)||The Break of Dawn||Won|
|1995||1st Korea Musical Awards||Popular Star Award||Save the Last Dance for Me||Won|
|KBS Drama Awards||Top Excellence Award, Actress||A Place in the Sun||Won|
|2005||SBS Drama Awards||Best Actress in a Drama Short||My Love Toram||Won|
|2006||MBC Drama Awards||Top Excellence Award, Actress||Love Me When You Can||Won|
|2007||SBS Drama Awards||Excellence Award, Actress in a Miniseries||Catching Up with Gangnam Moms||Won|
|2009||MBC Drama Awards||Excellence Award, Actress||What's for Dinner?||Nominated|
|2010||2nd Korea Sharing Awards||Special Chairman's Award||N/A||Won|
|2011||3rd Korea Human Awards||Sharing Award||N/A||Won|
|2012||1st Sharing Happiness Awards||Award from the Minister of Health and Welfare||N/A||Won|
|SBS Drama Awards||Top Excellence Award, Actress in a Serial Drama||Dummy Mommy||Nominated|
|2013||MBC Drama Awards||Top Excellence Award, Actress in a Serial Drama||You Are the Boss!||Nominated|
|2014||Miss Supertalent Season 4 Star Awards||Sharing Award||N/A||Won|
|2018||KBS Drama Awards||Excellence Award, Actress in a Daily Drama||Lady Cha Dal-rae's Lover||Won|
- Her birthdate on the lunar calendar is October 30, 1969.
- "Children Come First for Gangnam Mother". The Chosun Ilbo. 27 July 2007. Retrieved 10 March 2015.
- Han, Sang-hee (10 December 2010). "Star couple shows presidential life". The Korea Times. Retrieved 10 March 2015.
- Song, Woong-ki (12 December 2010). "Star couple back on screen together". The Korea Herald. Retrieved 10 March 2015.
- Jin, Young-ju (15 November 2010). "Ha Hee Ra Transforms into 'Iron Lady' in President". KBS Global. Retrieved 10 March 2015.
- Bae, Ji-sook (31 March 2008). "Seoul to Downsize Chinatown Project". The Korea Times. Retrieved 10 March 2015.
- "Choi Soo-jong and Ha Hee-ra celebrate 20 years of marriage with photo shoot". Korea JoongAng Daily. 18 December 2013. Retrieved 10 March 2015.
- Park, Si-soo (20 November 2007). "Celebrity Couple Donates W100 Mil. for Poor Children". The Korea Times. Retrieved 10 March 2015.
- "Celebrity Couple Support Stop TB Campaign". The Chosun Ilbo. 14 May 2009. Retrieved 10 March 2015.
- "Star Couples Picked to Promote National Tax Service". The Chosun Ilbo. 1 June 2010. Retrieved 10 March 2015.
- "Celebrity Couple Ready to Donate Tissues". The Chosun Ilbo. 13 July 2012. Retrieved 10 March 2015.
- Sunwoo, Carla (19 July 2012). "Ha Hee-ra reveals four miscarriages". Korea JoongAng Daily. Retrieved 10 March 2015.
- "Messages and meanings in The Beauty in Dream". The Korea Times. 22 April 2004. Retrieved 10 March 2015.
- "Stupid Mom Ha Hee Ra Shows Pure Stupid Acting". KDramaStars. 17 March 2012. Retrieved 10 March 2015.
- Kim, Gab-sik (19 June 2001). "10th Birthday Commemoration Dream-team Composed for Musical Nonsense". The Dong-a Ilbo. Retrieved 10 March 2015.
- "Ha Hee-ra Appears in Musical for the First Time in 10 Years". KBS Global. 13 February 2008. Retrieved 10 March 2015.
- Chung, Ah-young (27 February 2008). "Celebrities Return to Theater". The Korea Times. Retrieved 10 March 2015.
- "2008.3.13 Event Calendar". Korea JoongAng Daily. 13 March 2008. Retrieved 10 March 2015.
- "Events Calendar". The Korea Herald. 3 May 2008. Retrieved 10 March 2015.
- Yun, Chloe (30 December 2013). "2013 MBC Drama Awards Finalists Revealed". BNTNews. Retrieved 10 March 2015.
- 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.