Yoon Jin-yi

Yoon Jin-yi (born Kim Yoon-Jin on July 27, 1990) is a South Korean actress.

Yoon Jin-yi
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Kim Yoon-jin

(1990-07-27) July 27, 1990 (age 30)
EducationSejong University – Department of Film Arts
Years active2012-present
AgentHB Entertainment
Height1.64 m (5 ft 4 12 in)
Korean name
Revised RomanizationYun Jin-i
McCune–ReischauerYun Jin-i
Birth name
Revised RomanizationGim Yun-jin
McCune–ReischauerKim Yun-jin


Yoon debuted in the 2012 romantic comedy TV series A Gentleman's Dignity, playing a girl in love with an older man.[1][2][3][4][5][6]

In March 2019, Yoon signed with new agency HB Entertainment.[7]


Television seriesEdit

Year Title Role Network
2012 A Gentleman's Dignity Im Mea-ri SBS
2013 The Fugitive of Joseon[8] So Baek KBS2
Reply 1994 Jin-yi / "Die Die" (ep.16-17) tvN
2014 It's Okay, That's Love Lee Pool-ip (ep.1-2) SBS
Discovery of Love Ahn Ah-rim KBS2
2016 Happy Home Joo Se-ri MBC
The Sound of Your Heart Fake Ae-bong (ep.7-8) KBS2
2017 Han Yeo-Reum's Memory Yoon Hye-ri JTBC
2018 My Only One[9] Jang Da-ya KBS2


Year Title Role
2014 We Are Brothers Yang Yeo-il
2015 Helios Shin Mi-kyung

Music videosEdit

Year Song title Artist
2013 "Stealer" Kang Seung-yoon

Awards and nominationsEdit

Year Award Category Nominated work Result
2012 5th Korea Drama Awards Best New Actress A Gentleman's Dignity Won
1st K-Drama Star Awards Rising Star Award Won
20th SBS Drama Awards Best Couple (with Kim Min-jong) Won
New Star Award Won
2013 8th Asia Model Festival Awards New Star Award, Actress Won
49th Baeksang Arts Awards Best New Actress (Television) Nominated
2018 KBS Drama Awards Best Supporting Actress My Only One Won[10]


  1. ^ "Rookie actress Yoon Jin Yi from A Gentleman's Dignity talks about her famous co-stars". KoreanVibe. 28 June 2012. Retrieved 2012-11-19.
  2. ^ "Actress Yoon Jin Yi feels blessed to have participated in A Gentleman's Dignity". Korea Star Daily via Yahoo!. 13 August 2012. Archived from the original on 10 February 2013. Retrieved 2012-11-19.
  3. ^ "Im Me Ah Ri Yoon Jin Yi Talks About The Drama Ending Thank You For Liking Me". KDramaStars. 11 August 2012. Retrieved 2012-11-19.
  4. ^ "Actress Yoon Jin Yi Filmed 7 Advertisements After A Gentleman's Dignity: Proof of Popularity". KDramaStars. 20 September 2012. Retrieved 2012-11-19.
  5. ^ Hong, Grace Danbi (17 August 2012). "Kim Min Jong and Yoon Ji Ni Reunite as a Honeymoon Couple for 'High Cut'". enewsWorld. CJ E&M. Retrieved 2012-11-25.
  6. ^ Nam, Woo-jeong (19 August 2012). "Kim Min Jong & Yoon Jin Yi's couple pictorial revealed". StarN News. Retrieved 2012-11-14.
  7. ^ Park, Jin-young (11 March 2019). "윤진이, HB엔터와 전속 계약..김래원·신성록과 한솥밥 [공식입장]". OSEN. Retrieved 2019-03-11.
  8. ^ Kim, Jin-kyung (12 March 2013). "Yoon Jin Yi learns horse riding for her drama Heaven's Order". Korea Star Daily via Yahoo!. Retrieved 2013-03-15.
  9. ^ "[단독]윤진이, '아름다운 내편' 출연..유이와 극적 대립". Star News (in Korean). July 30, 2018.
  10. ^ 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.

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