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Date Of BirthJuly 11, 1979
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FactShe is a spokesperson for Yahoo! Korea.

Im Soo-jung (born July 11, 1981) is a South Korean actress. She is best known for her leading roles in the films I’m a Cyborg, But That’s OK (2006), A Tale of Two Sisters (2003), The Good, the Bad, the Weird (2008), and Punch (2011), as well as the television series Signal (2016).

Early Life

Im Soo-jung was born on July 11, 1981, in Seoul, South Korea. Her father, Im Jong-soo, is a professor of Korean literature at Seoul National University, and her mother, Park Sun-young, is a homemaker. She has an older sister, Im Ji-yeon, who is also an actress.

Im Soo-jung graduated from Seoul National University with a degree in Korean literature.


Im Soo-jung began her acting career in the television series School 2 (1999). She made her film debut in the horror film A Tale of Two Sisters (2003), which was a critical and commercial success. She went on to star in the films I’m a Cyborg, But That’s OK (2006), The Good, the Bad, the Weird (2008), and Punch (2011).

In 2016, Im Soo-jung starred in the television series Signal, for which she received critical acclaim.

Personal Life

Im Soo-jung is married to actor Lee Joon-hyuk. They have two daughters.

Physical Characteristics

Im Soo-jung is 5 feet 3 inches (1.60 m) tall and weighs 115 pounds (52 kg).

General Info

Full NameIm Soo-jung
Date Of BirthJuly 11, 1979
Height1.67 m
ProfessionActor, Model
NationalitySouth Korean


AwardsBlue Dragon Film Award for Best Leading Actress, Blue Dragon Film Award for Best New Actress
NominationsGrand Bell Award for Best New Actress, Grand Bell Award for Best Actress, Asian Film Award for Best Actress, PaekSang Arts Award for Most Popular Actress in Film
MoviesTime Renegades, Perfect Proposal, All About My Wife, Come Rain, Come Shine, Finding Mr. Destiny, Jeon Woo-chi: The Taoist Wizard, Phuket, Happiness, I'm a Cyborg, But That's OK, Lump Sugar, Sad Movie,, A Tale of Two Sisters, The Romantic President, El Fin Del Mundo
TV ShowsI'm Sorry, I Love You, School 4

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1In 2009, she joined other top Korean stars to promote the 'Good Downloader Campaign'. The campaign was created in order to promote the legal downloading of films in South Korea.
2Her best friend is Jung-ah Yum who plays her wicked stepmother in Janghwa, Hongryeon (2003).
3Loves to play the piano.
4Has a younger brother.
5She learned modern dance for her role for the TV series "Hakgyo 4 (School 4)."
6She started her career as a magazine model.
7She is a spokesperson for Yahoo! Korea.




Sikago Tajagi2017TV Series 2017
Deo Te-i-beul2016Hye-gyeong
Siganitalja2016Yoon-jung / So-eun
Perfect Proposal2015Ji-yeon
Nae anaeui modeun geot2012Jeong-in Yeon
Saranghanda, saranghaji anneunda2011Woman
Kim-jong-wook-chat-gi2010Seo Ji-Woo
Woochi2009Seo In-kyeong
I'm a Cyborg, But That's OK2006Cha Young-goon
Gakseoltang2006Kim Si-eun
Saedeu mubi2005Ahn Su-jeong (as Soo Jung Lim)
Mianhada, saranghanda2004TV SeriesSong Eun-chae
...ing2003Gang Min-a
A Tale of Two Sisters2003Soo-mi Bae (Janghwa)
Piano chineun daetongryeong2002Han Yeong-hie
The Haunted School 42001TV SeriesOh Hye-ra
Hakgyo2001TV SeriesOh Hye Ra

Archive Footage

Ryeong2004Herself (uncredited)


Won Awards

2012Blue Dragon AwardBlue Dragon AwardsBest ActressNae anaeui modeun geot (2012)
2004International Fantasy Film AwardFantasportoBest ActressJanghwa, Hongryeon (2003)
2003Blue Dragon AwardBlue Dragon AwardsBest New ActressJanghwa, Hongryeon (2003)
2003Festival TrophyScreamfestBest ActressJanghwa, Hongryeon (2003)

Nominated Awards

2013Baek Sang FilmBaek Sang Art AwardsBest ActressNae anaeui modeun geot (2012)
2012Best ActressAsia-Pacific Film FestivalNae anaeui modeun geot (2012)
2012Grand Bell AwardGrand Bell Awards, South KoreaBest ActressNae anaeui modeun geot (2012)
2008Grand Bell AwardGrand Bell Awards, South KoreaBest ActressHængbok (2007)
2007Asian Film AwardAsian Film AwardsBest ActressSsa-i-bo-geu-ji-man-gwen-chan-a (2006)
2007Blue Dragon AwardBlue Dragon AwardsBest ActressHængbok (2007)

Source: IMDb, Wikipedia

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