Jung Hye-young

Jung Hye-young (born December 14, 1973) is a South Korean actress.[2] She is a part of the YG Entertainment group and is best known for her roles in Korean television dramas.

Jung Hye-young
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Born (1973-12-14) December 14, 1973 (age 49)
EducationSeoul Institute of the Arts - Fine Arts & Creative Advertising
Years active1993–present
AgentYG Entertainment
SpouseSean Noh (m. 2004)
Korean name
Revised RomanizationJeong Hye-yeong
McCune–ReischauerChǒng Hye-yǒng

Personal lifeEdit

In 2004, Jung married Sean Noh, a member of hip-hop duo Jinusean.[3][4][5] They have four children - two daughters and two sons.[6]


Television seriesEdit

Year Title Role Notes
1993 Dinosaur Teacher
1995 Our Vines
Kka Chi
You Are So Nice
Jazz Hong Dan-bi
1996 The Beginning of Happiness
1997 Starting to Happy
My Lady Kim Yu-mi [Adult]
Legend of Heroes Kang Yoo-ri
1998 Mr. Right Na Eun-joo
For Love
2001 The Jewelry Box in My Heart
2002 Lovers Jung Hye-young
To Be With You Han Jae-hee
2003 Swan Lake Go Eun-jung
2004 Phoenix Yoon Mi-ran
Forbidden Love cameo
2005 Lawyers Kim Joo-hee
2006 90 Days, Time to Love Park Jung-ran
2007 Prince Hours Kang Soo-young [Hoo's mother] cameo
2008 Spotlight Kim Mi-hee
East of Eden Jae Hee / Janice
2009 The Return of Iljimae Baek Mae
2010 Playful Kiss Hwang Geum-hee [Seung Jo's mother]
2013 Gu Family Book Chun Soo-ryun
2018 Goodbye to Goodbye Kim Se-young [Yoo Yeon's mother] [7]
2019 The Crowned Clown Woon-sim [8]
2021–2022 Snowdrop Cho Seong-sim [9]
2022 Behind Every Star Song Eun-ha [10]
Reborn Rich Lee Hae-in [11]
2023 Destined With You [12]

Variety ShowsEdit

Year Title Role Networks
2015-2018 The Return of Superman Narrator KBS
2019 Stars' Top Recipe at Fun-Staurant Cast/chef (ep. 1-4)


Year Title Role
2013 Man on the Edge Dr. Choi Mi-sook

Music videoEdit

  • "그대 뿐이죠" (XO, 2004)


  • Today, the More I Love You (essays, 2008)[13][14]
  • Happier Today (essays, 2014)[15]

Awards and nominationsEdit

Year Award Category Nominated work Result
1996 SBS Drama Awards Best New Actress The Beginning of Happiness Won
2001 MBC Entertainment Awards Best Newcomer, Sitcom category Lovers Won
2004 MBC Drama Awards Excellence Award, Actress Phoenix Won
2005 MBC Drama Awards Top Excellence Award, Actress Lawyers Nominated
2008 Style Icon Awards "Beautiful Sharing" Special Award Won
Korea Green Foundation 100 People Who Brightened Our World Won
2010 44th Taxpayer's Day Presidential Citation[16] Won
1st Korea Wings of Love Grand Prize (Daesang) Won
2018 MBC Drama Awards Best Supporting Actress in Weekend Special Project[17] Goodbye to Goodbye Won


  1. ^ "더데이즈: 션 정혜영 나이차이 집안 재벌설 국적 알고보니 역시나..." Archived from the original on 2022-12-21. Retrieved 2022-12-21.
  2. ^ Lee, Sun-min (22 October 2013). "Jung Hye-young chosen as beauty icon". Korea JoongAng Daily. Archived from the original on 2018-07-14. Retrieved 2014-07-03.
  3. ^ Kim, Joon-sool (9 December 2010). "Celebrity couple spreads the joy of charitable giving". Korea JoongAng Daily. Archived from the original on 2013-01-26. Retrieved 2012-11-19.{{cite web}}: CS1 maint: unfit URL (link)
  4. ^ "Sean, Jung Hye-young: Committed to Charity" Archived 2020-08-11 at the Wayback Machine. The Chosun Ilbo. 8 January 2010. Retrieved 2012-11-19.
  5. ^ "Celebrity Couple Step Up Support for Haitian Children". The Chosun Ilbo. 19 January 2011. Archived from the original on 2011-01-24. Retrieved 2012-11-19.
  6. ^ "Jung Hye-young Gives Birth to Baby Girl". The Chosun Ilbo. 18 July 2011. Archived from the original on 2015-03-04. Retrieved 2012-11-19.
  7. ^ "Jung Hye-young to Return With "The Goodbye Has Left"". Hancinema. etoday. March 15, 2018. Archived from the original on April 6, 2018. Retrieved June 7, 2018.
  8. ^ "Kim Sang-kyung, Kwon Hae-hyo, Jang Gwang, Jung Hye-young and Jang Young-nam in "Gwang-hae, The Man Who Became King"". Hancinema. October 10, 2018. Archived from the original on November 6, 2018. Retrieved November 6, 2018.
  9. ^ '설강화' 23명 배우들 모인 역대급 스케일 단체 포스터 공개 ['Snowdrop' 23 Actors Gathered Together To Reveal The Greatest Scale Group Poster]. JTBC (in Korean). December 3, 2021. Archived from the original on December 3, 2021. Retrieved December 3, 2021.
  10. ^ Choi Ji-ye (November 16, 2022). "[종합]내부고발자? 혼외자? 이서진, 이 남자 비밀이 많네 ('연예인 매니저로 살아남기')" [[Comprehensive] Whistleblower? extramarital child? Lee Seo-jin, this man has many secrets ('surviving as a celebrity manager')]. Ten Asia (in Korean). Archived from the original on November 20, 2022. Retrieved November 20, 2022 – via Naver.
  11. ^ Kang, Hyo-jin (September 28, 2022). "재벌집 막내아들' 송중기→티파니 영, 입 떡 벌어지는 라인업 '하반기 첫 방송'[공식]" [The youngest son of a conglomerate' Song Joong-ki → Tiffany Young, mouth-watering lineup 'First broadcast of the second half' [Official]] (in Korean). Sports TV News. Archived from the original on September 28, 2022. Retrieved September 28, 2022 – via Naver.
  12. ^ Kang Hyo-jin (January 9, 2023). "[단독]정혜영, JTBC '이 연애는 불가항력' 출연…'재벌집' 이어 '열일 행보'" [[Exclusive] Jung Hye-young appeared in JTBC's 'This Love Is Irresistible'... Following 'The Chaebol's House', 'Working hard']. Spotv News (in Korean). Archived from the original on January 9, 2023. Retrieved January 9, 2023.
  13. ^ "Sean, Jung Hye-young Donate Book Proceeds to Hard-Up Students". The Chosun Ilbo. 7 July 2011. Archived from the original on 2011-07-11. Retrieved 2012-11-19.
  14. ^ "Scholarship Named After Jung Hye-young Helps Students in Need". The Chosun Ilbo. 26 February 2013. Archived from the original on 2013-03-01. Retrieved 2013-02-26.
  15. ^ Jang, Seo-young (2 July 2014). "Essay collection by Sean and Jung Hye-young highlights 10 years of marriage". Korea JoongAng Daily. Archived from the original on 2014-07-15. Retrieved 2014-07-03.
  16. ^ "Star Couples Picked to Promote National Tax Service". The Chosun Ilbo. 1 June 2010. Archived from the original on 2010-06-09. Retrieved 2012-11-19.
  17. ^ Jung, Yu-jin (December 31, 2018). 소지섭 ‘데뷔 23년 만에 첫 대상’(mbc연기대상)[포토엔HD] [So Ji-sub Soo'First Debut in 23 Years' (mbc Drama Awards)[Photo and HD]]. Newsen (in Korean). Archived from the original on December 31, 2018. Retrieved June 5, 2020 – via Naver.

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