Son Ye-jin (born January 11, 1982) is a South Korean Actress, Instagram Star, Public Figure, and Social Media Personality from Suseong District, Daegu. She is famous for playing a dual role as Ji-hye and Joo-hee in “The Classic” film in 2003.
The same year, the actress starred in the TV series “Summer Scent” directed by Yoon Seok-ho. She portrayed one of the major parts as Shim Hye-won alongside actors like Song Seung-heon, Ryu Jin, Shin Ae, Han Ji-hye, etc.
Some of her other notable projects are April Snow, A Moment to Remember, Alone in Love, My Wife Got Married, The Pirates, and much more. In her successful career, Son won awards like MBC Drama Awards, Korean Film Awards, Blue Dragon Film Awards, SBS Drama Awards, etc.
Career, Movies, TV Shows & Net worth
The 38-years-old made her pictorial debut with a South Korean movie “Secret Tears” in 2000 for a small part. Her first leading role came with a TV drama titled “Delicious Proposal” as Jang Hee-ae in 2001.
In addition, the actress’s next movie “Chi-hwa-seon” screened at Cannes and also won Best Director award in 2002. Ye-jin then appeared in various films such as Lovers’ Concerto, My Sassy Girl, Endless Love, and The Classic.
She also acted in hit movies named A Moment to Remember (as Kim Su-jin) and April Snow (as Seo-young). Furthermore, these projects also gained her various recognitions including 51st Asia Pacific Film Festival and 15th China Golden Rooster and Hundred Flowers Film Festival.
Son rose to international fame with numerous projects like The Art of Seduction, Open City, Spotlight, Alone in Love, My Wife Got Married, White Night, Personal Taste, etc. Moreover, her performance in horror/romantic/comedy film “Spellbound” appreciated by fans a lot.
Later, in 2016, the actress received critical acclaim with the South Korean thriller film “The Truth Beneath”. She performed one of the major characters named Kim Yeon-hong alongside actors like Kim Joo-hyuk, Kim So-hee, and Shin Ji-hoon.
She also earned money by doing brand endorsements, shows appearances, TV commercials, etc. Son Ye-jin accumulated the Net worth is $3-5 million US Dollars, as of 2020.
Personal Life, Husband & Boyfriend
As of January 2020, the beautiful actress is single and focusing on her career. During an interview, Son often said that she has no time for a boyfriend because of her passion for the cinema.
According to rumors, Ye-jin dated her ex-boyfriend “Kim Nam-gil” (South Korean actor) in October 2013. The couple first met each other on the shooting and became close to each other.
Later, in 2018, she was introduced to Hyun Bin on the sets of the 2018 film “The Negotiation”. Soon, the pair began a romantic relationship with each other privately. The pair dated from 2018 to 2019.
They even spotted numerous times on the streets of Seoul shopping together. According to reports, Bin and Son parted their ways due to the busy working schedules.
|Real Full Birth Name||Son Ye-jin.|
|Nick name||Son Ye-jin.|
|Profession||Actress and Social Media Personality.|
|Famous for||playing a lead role in projects such as The Classic, Summer Scent, April Snow, A Moment to Remember, Alone in Love, My Wife Got Married, The Pirates, and much more.|
|Age (As of 2019)||38 years old.|
|Date of Birth (DOB), Birthday||January 11, 1982.|
|Birthplace/Hometown||Suseong District, Daegu, South Korea.|
|Sexuality (Gay or Lesbian)||Straight.|
|Sun Sign (Zodiac Sign)||Capricorn.|
|Current Residence||Seoul, South Korea.|
|Social Media Account Stats||Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/yejinhand/
|Height (Tall)||Feet & Inches: 5' 5".
Centimeters: 165 cm.
Meters: 1.65 m.
|Weight||Kilograms: 45 Kg.
Pounds: 99 lbs.
|Body Measurements (Breast-waist-hips)||32-24-33.|
|Shoe Size (UK)||6.|
|Dress Size||2 (US).|
|Eye Color||Dark Brown.|
|Hair Color||Dark Brown.|
|Parents||Father: Yoon-bok Jeon.
Mother: Yeon-soon Son.
Sister: Jeon Tae-su.
|Personal Life Relationship|
|Dating History?||1. Kim Nam-gil.
2. Hyun Bin.
|Boyfriend||Name not available.|
|Highest Qualification||Graduate with a Bachelors's degree.|
|School||Junghwah Girls High School.|
|Alma Mater.||Seoul Institute of the Arts.|
|Hobbies & Favorite Things|
|Favorite Celebrities||Actor: Lee Jong-suk.
Actress: Song Hye-kyo.
|Dream Holiday Destination||Paris.|
|Love to do||Reading, Theatre Play & Artwork.|
|Favorite Food||Italian Cuisine.|
|Net worth (approx.)||$3-5 million US dollars (As of 2019).|
Some Lesser Known Facts about Son Ye-jin
- The Classic movie star was born to her parents in 1982 in Suseong District, Daegu, South Korea (Son Ye-jin’s age is 38 years old, as of 2020). Her birthday falls on the 11th of January and her zodiac sign is Capricorn.
- The artists’ father “Yoon-bok Jeon” has a business and her mother “Yeon-soon Son” is a homemaker.
- She also has an elder sister named Jeon Tae-su.
- She completed her secondary school education from Junghwah Girls High School.
- Later, the actress graduated from Seoul Institute of the Arts with a bachelors’ degree.
- Figure Stats: Son Ye-jin has a tall and slender build with a decent height of 1.65 meters (5 ft 5 in).
- She even possesses a lean figure and maintains her weight which is around 99 lbs.
- Furthermore, Son is fluent in languages such as English and Korean.
- In 2019, Son reunited with her ex-partner Hyun Bin for their TV series “Emergency Love Landing”.
- On Instagram, she has an amazing fan-following with more than 1.1 million followers.