Jeon Hye-jin (actress, born 1976)

Jeon Hye-jin (born August 10, 1976) is a South Korean actress. She starred in Lee Joon-ik's historical drama The Throne (2015), for which she won a Blue Dragon Film Award for Best Supporting Actress.

Jeon Hye-jin
Jeon Hye-jin.2019.jpg
Jeon in 2019
Jeon I-da

(1976-08-10) August 10, 1976 (age 44)
Years active1998-present
AgentHODU&U Entertainment [ko]
(m. 2009)
Korean name
Revised RomanizationJeon Hye-jin
McCune–ReischauerChŏn Hyejin

Personal lifeEdit

Jeon married her boyfriend of seven years, actor Lee Sun-kyun on May 23, 2009.[1][2][3]

Their sons were born on November 25, 2009, and August 9, 2011.[4][5]



Year Title Role
1998 A Killing Story
2000 Lies
Happy Funeral Director
2002 Jungle Juice Meg
2005 Hello Brother
All for Love
2006 If You Were Me 3
A Cruel Attendance Dong-hee
2007 Voice of a Murderer Lee Ae-sook
2008 Antique Boxer's girlfriend
2009 The Naked Kitchen Kim Seon-woo
A Little Pond Jiang's mother
2013 The Terror Live Park Jeong-min
2014 Obsessed Choi's wife
2015 Chronicle of a Blood Merchant Ms. Song
The Throne Lee Young-bin[6]
2016 Sori: Voice From The Heart Hyun-sook
2017 The Merciless Chun In-sook[7]
A Taxi Driver Sang-goo's mother
The Poet and the Boy Mrs. Hyeon[8]
RV: Resurrected Victims Lee Soo-hyun[9]
2018 Hit-and-Run Squad Woo Sun-young[10]
2019 The Beast Choon-bae[11]
Ashfall Jeon Yoo-kyung[12]
TBA Hunt [13]

Television seriesEdit

Year Title Role Network
2002 Ruler of Your Own World Song Hyun-ji MBC
2004 I'm Sorry, I Love You Yoon Seo-kyung KBS2
2005 Drama City - She's Smiling / Memories Donghee
2007 Romance Hunter Ahn Ham-hee tvN
2018 Misty Seo Eun-joo JTBC
2019 Search: WWW Song Ga-kyeong tvN
2020 Stranger Choi Bit
2021 Uncle Wang Jun-hee [14] TV Chosun

Awards and nominationsEdit

Year Award Category Nominated work Result
2006 KBS Drama Awards Best Actress in a One-Act/Special/Short Drama Drama City - She's Smiling / Memories Won
2015 36th Blue Dragon Film Awards[15] Best Supporting Actress The Throne Won
2nd Korean Film Producers Association Awards Won
2016 7th KOFRA Film Awards Won
21st Chunsa Film Art Awards Nominated
25th Buil Film Awards Nominated
11th Max Movie Awards Nominated
52nd Baeksang Arts Awards Best Supporting Actress Nominated
2017 1st The Seoul Awards Best Supporting Actress The Merciless Nominated
54th Grand Bell Awards Nominated
37th Korean Association of Film Critics Awards Won
38th Blue Dragon Film Awards Nominated
2018 23rd Chunsa Film Art Awards[16] Nominated
54th Baeksang Arts Awards[17] Best Supporting Actress (Film) Nominated
Best Supporting Actress (TV) Misty Nominated
5th Wildflower Film Awards Best Supporting Actress The Poet and the Boy Nominated


  1. ^ 타 웨딩스토리: 이선균&전혜진 커플 (in Korean). iWedding. May 23, 2009.
  2. ^ "2009 결혼한 스타들" (in Korean). Naver. May 23, 2009.
  3. ^ Oh, Seol-hye (May 3, 2012). "Lee Sun-gyun "My wife speaks honest and direct"". StarN News.
  4. ^ "Lee Seon-kyun becomes a father". Dramabeans. November 25, 2009.
  5. ^ "Lee Seon Gyun and Jeon Hye Jin Welcome Their Second Son". Soompi. August 10, 2011.
  6. ^ "Casting is complete for "Sado"". Hancinema. Newsen. May 25, 2014.
  7. ^ "SUL Kyung-gu & IM Si-wan Wrap HOODLUM". Korean Film Biz Zone. December 22, 2016.
  8. ^ "YANG Ik-june, JEON Hye-jin Start Filming A POET'S LOVE". Korean Film Biz Zone. January 9, 2017.
  9. ^ "KWAK Kyung-taek's Thriller RESURRECTION Has Begun Production". Korean Film Biz Zone. November 20, 2015.
  10. ^ "Car Chase Action BBAENGBAN Revs Up for Production". Korean Film Biz Zone. March 6, 2018.
  11. ^ "영화 '비스트'에 전혜진·최다니엘 합류". 연합뉴스. October 31, 2018.
  12. ^ "LEE Byung-hun and HA Jung-woo Wrap MOUNT BAEKDU". Korean Film Biz Zone. August 28, 2019.
  13. ^ Kim Ji-won (March 11, 2021). "전혜진·진선규 측 "이정재 감독 데뷔작 '헌트' 출연 긍정 검토" [공식]". Ten Asia (in Korean). Retrieved March 11, 2021.
  14. ^ Moon Ji-yeon (May 18, 2021). "[공식] 오정세·전혜진→이상우 '엉클' 주연 라인업 확정". Sports Chosun (in Korean). Retrieved May 18, 2021.
  15. ^ "Who are the winners of 36th Blue Dragon Film Awards?". Kpop Herald. November 27, 2015.
  16. ^ "제23회 춘사영화제 5월18일 개최..홍상수·김민희 참석하나". Newsen (in Korean). May 3, 2018.
  17. ^ "제54회 백상예술대상, TV·영화 각 부문별 수상 후보자 공개". JTBC (in Korean). April 6, 2018.

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