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Korean Actress and Fashion Model Baek Jin Hee

Ara is a Journalism graduate from California State University Northridge who is always looking to explore his writing opportunities.

Who is Baek Jin Hee?

South Korea has many beautiful actresses. Baek Jin Hee is one such person. Here are her basic biographical statistics:

  • Date of birth is February 8, 1990. She was born on the same day as me but 12 years later. That is really interesting.
  • Place of birth: South Korea
  • She stands at 163 centimeters tall.
  • She is under contract with the talent agency called J Wide Company.

Baek Jin Hee the Fashion Model


Main Reason Why Baek Jin Hee is Important to South Korea's Entertainment Industry

Besides just providing a straight up biography of Baek Jin Hee, let’s look at the big picture. Why is she important to South Korea’s entertainment industry? Every movie star always has to begin their career in some fashion and for her, she was spotted in the streets by a talent agent. The name of this agent is not known. Her first big movie breakthrough came in 2009 when she starred in the independent movie called Bandhobi. In the film, she plays as a girl that is rebellious. This girl then becomes friends with a migrant worker in Bangladesh. An indie film or independent film is a feature film that is produced outside of a major film studio. Prior to rewriting about Baek Jin Hee’s life, I did not know what an indie film is.

Baek Jin Hee Gets Injured While Filming an Office Comedy Drama

In September 2017, Hee was chosen to star in an office related comedy called Jugglers, a weekly drama that is basically about a male boss and a female secretary having to work with each other while also having opposite personalities. The drama was set to have its first episode air on December 4, 2017. However, in the process of filming that drama, she was reported to have sustained a leg injury on November 9, 2017. A representative from her agency said that the injury sustained by Baek Jin Hee is a minor leg injury which happened when the actress is said the have misplaced her foot while attempting to get off of a parked vehicle. She had to film while having a cast on her leg but that injury did not affect her schedule. The cast was put on her leg in order for her to have a fast recovery.

Baek Jin Hee Gets Featured in a Magazine

Baek Jin Hee is also a fashion model. She got an opportunity to be featured in the magazine called Oh Boy!

Baek Jin Hee With Her Boyfriend Yoon Hyun Min


Baek Jin Hee's Awards

It is necessary to also mention the awards that Baek Jin Hee has received through her career to this point. In 2011, she was awarded the Comedy or Sitcom Popularity Award in the family comedy drama called High Kick 3: The Revenge of the Short Legged. In 2013 and 2014, she received two awards for her role in the action drama called Empress Ki. This drama is about a woman that becomes a very powerful Empress of the Yuan Dynasty. She received an award for the best Newcomer Actress and an award for the Best New Actress in TV. This list that is provided is not a complete list but it is just an idea to give readers of the influence that Baek Jin Hee has had.

Baek Jin Hee's Personal Life

Her personal life has been somewhat of a mystery. In March 2017, she finally admitted that she was involved in a relationship with actor Yoon Hyun Min. This report was confirmed by their label after the two of them denied that they were dating on two separate occasions. The two of them having been dating since April 2016. Their relationship began after filming of My Daughter Geum Sa Wol finished. A few months later in June 2009, Min shared photos of him traveling around New York City. Netizens as they are known assumed that he must have been traveling with his girlfriend Baek Jin Hee. J Wide-Company the talent agency that Hee is under contract with only briefly commented on the speculation, confirming that the couple were traveling together but that this is all that the agency could comment on because what these two actors were doing is a private matter.

© 2017 Ara Vahanian

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