Kim Ga-eun (born January 8, 1989) is a South Korean actress.[1][2]

Kim Ga-eun
Kim Ga-eun in Feb 2019.png
Born (1989-01-08) January 8, 1989 (age 33)
Seoul, South Korea
EducationKookmin University - Theater and Film Studies
Years active2009-present
AgentPopeye Entertainment
Korean name
Revised RomanizationGim Ga-eun
McCune–ReischauerKim Ka-ǔn


Television seriesEdit

Year Title Role
2009 Style Wang Mi-hye
2010 Daring Women
You Don't Know Women
Dr. Champ Pi Jung-ah
2011 Scent of a Woman Travel agent
Brain Lee Ha-young
What's Up? Kim Ga-young
Kimchi Family High school student
single mother (cameo)
2012 My Lover, Madame Butterfly Kim Sal-goo
2013 Jang Ok-jung, Living by Love Hyang-yi
I Can Hear Your Voice[3] Go Sung-bin
2014 Inspiring Generation So-so
Gap-dong High school student (cameo)
Gunman in Joseon Im Je-mi
Vampire Flower[4] Seo-young
Single-minded Dandelion[5] Min Deul-re
2015 I Order You Park Song-ah
Songgot: The Piercer Moon So-jin
2016 The Royal Gambler Gye Sul-im
2017 Reunited Worlds Sung Young-in
Because This Is My First Life Yang Ho-rang
2018 I Picked Up a Celebrity on the Street Lee Yeon-seo
2019 Dazzling[6] Oh Hyun-joo
The Wind Blows Son Ye-rim
2021 On the Verge of Insanity Seo Na-ri
2022 Under the Queen's Umbrella[7] Royal Consort So-yong Tae
2023 King the Land[8] Kang Da-eul

Web seriesEdit

Year Title Role Ref.
2022 Kiss Six Sense Ban Ho-woo [9][10]


Year Title Role Notes
2012 New Employee short film

Awards and nominationsEdit

Year Award Category Nominated work Result
2013 6th Korea Drama Awards Best New Actress I Can Hear Your Voice Nominated
2014 7th Korea Drama Awards Best New Actress Nominated
KBS Drama Awards Excellence Award, Actress in a Daily Drama Single-minded Dandelion Nominated
Best New Actress Single-minded Dandelion, Gunman in Joseon Nominated
2021 MBC Drama Awards[11] Excellence Award, Actress in a Miniseries On the Verge of Insanity Nominated


  1. ^ Kim, Kwang-guk (7 August 2013). "My Name is, 김가은(1)" [My Name is, Kim Ga-eun (1)]. TenAsia (in Korean). Archived from the original on 4 March 2016. Retrieved 2015-01-02.
  2. ^ Kim, Kwang-guk (7 August 2013). "My Name is, 김가은(2) "두 번째 터닝 포인트, 이제야 내 모습을 보여줄 수 있게 됐다"". TenAsia (in Korean). Archived from the original on 3 March 2016. Retrieved 2015-01-02.
  3. ^ "I Hear Your Voice Kim Ga-eun's perfect change". Hancinema. 6 June 2013. Archived from the original on 2 January 2015. Retrieved 2015-01-02.
  4. ^ Jung, Ji-won (26 June 2014). "A-Jax's Jae Hyung and Kim Ga Eun Film Kiss Scene for Vampire's Flower". enewsWorld. Archived from the original on 30 June 2014. Retrieved 2015-01-02.
  5. ^ "Kim Ga-eun will star in the upcoming Korean drama One Way Dandelion". Hancinema. 4 August 2014. Archived from the original on 2 January 2015. Retrieved 2015-01-02.
  6. ^ "'눈이 부시게' 대본리딩 현장…그야말로 '눈부신' 꿀조합!". JTBC (in Korean). December 19, 2018.
  7. ^ Park Ah-reum (August 26, 2022). "중전 김혜수X대비마마 김해숙 만나니(슈룹)" [Middle Battle Kim Hye-soo X Big Mama Kim Hae-sook Met (Shroop)] (in Korean). Newsen. Retrieved August 26, 2022 – via Naver.
  8. ^ Hwang So-young (September 27, 2022). "김가은, JTBC '킹더랜드'도 출연 확정‥임윤아와 절친 호흡" [Kim Ga-eun confirmed to appear in JTBC's 'King the Land']. JTBC (in Korean). Retrieved September 27, 2022 – via Naver.
  9. ^ Moon Ji-yeon (August 27, 2021). "[단독] 김가은, '미치지않고서야' 끝내고 '키스식스센스' 합류" [[Exclusive] Gaeun Kim joins 'Kiss Sixth Sense' after 'Without Going Crazy]. Sports Chosun (in Korean). Retrieved August 27, 2021 – via Naver.
  10. ^ Kim Na-yeon (April 21, 2022). "키스 식스 센스' 윤계상X서지혜X김지석, 감각 깨울 짜릿 로맨스의 시작" [Kiss Six Sense' Yoon Kye-sang X Seo Ji-hye X Kim Ji-seok, the start of a thrilling romance that awakens the senses] (in Korean). MT Star News. Retrieved April 21, 2022 – via Naver.
  11. ^ Lee Seung-rok (December 30, 2021). "이상엽·장영남, 미니시리즈 우수연기상 [MBC연기대상]" [Lee Sang-yeop and Jang Young-nam, Excellence Award for Miniseries [MBC Acting Awards]] (in Korean). My Daily. Retrieved December 30, 2021 – via Naver.

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