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Kang Ye-won (born Kim Ji-Eun) is a former singer and actress from South Korea. Her roles in the films ‘Harmony,’ ‘Haeundae,’ and ‘Quick’ have made her famous. ‘Addicted,’ ‘The Huntresses,’ ‘My Ordinary Love Story,’ ‘Insane,’ and ‘Part-Time Spy’ are among her other credits. Kang Ye-won has also appeared in television shows such as ‘My 19 Year Old Sister-in-Law,’ ‘Bad Guys,’ ‘Becky’s Back,’ and ‘Man Who Dies to Live,’ among others. ‘Happy Together,’ ‘Running Man,’ ‘Radio Star,’ ‘Witch Hunt,’ ‘Live Talk Show Taxi,’ ‘Hello Counselor,’ and ‘Knowing Bros,’ to mention a few, are just a few of the variety shows she has appeared in. Originally, the actress was a choir singer with extensive classical vocal training. She eventually ceased singing owing to the development of vocal fold nodules, but she went on to pursue a career as an actor in the entertainment sector. When it comes to Kang Ye-accomplishments, won’s she has received numerous honors throughout her acting career. ‘Harmony’ won her the ‘Best New Actress’ prize at the 18th Chunsa Film Art Awards. For her role in ‘We Got Married,’ she received the ‘Popularity Award for Variety Show’ at the 15th MBC Entertainment Awards. The actress also got an Excellence Award for her portrayal in ‘Becky’s Back’ at the 30th KBS Drama Awards.

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Career of Kang Ye-won

Kang Ye-won made his stage debut in the musical “Carmen” in 2000. In 2002, she starred in the television shows ‘Who’s My Love’ and ‘Five Brothers and Sisters.’ She also appeared in the films ‘Sex of Magic’ and ‘Addicted’ in the same year. The actress was then cast in the drama ‘My 19-Year-Old Sister-in-Law.’ She appeared in a number of films between 2007 and 2011, including ‘Miracle on 1st Street,’ ‘Haeundae,’ ‘Harmony,’ ‘Hello Ghost,’ and ‘Quick.’

Kang Ye-won then appeared in the third season of ‘Happy Together’ and the second season of ‘2 Days & 1 Night’ as a guest star. In the 2014 films ‘The Huntresses’ and ‘My Ordinary Love Story,’ she played Hong-Dan and Park Eun-Jin, respectively. She starred as Yoo Mi-Young in the drama ‘Bad Guys’ the same year. Soon later, the South Korean actress starred in the film ‘Love Clinic.’ In 2015, she appeared in a number of variety shows, including ‘Real Men: Female Soldier Special,’ ‘Radio Star,’ ‘Happy Together,’ ‘Please Take Care of My Refrigerator,’ ‘We Got Married,’ ‘Witch Hunt,’ and ‘Live Talk Show Taxi,’ among others.

Kang Ye-won was cast as Yang Baek-Hee in the television series ‘Becky’s Back’ the following year (Becky). She also appeared in the film ‘Insane’ and on the variety shows ‘Knowing Bros,’ ‘Hello Counselor,’ and ‘Scene Stealer’ during that year. She starred as Jang Young-Shil in the film ‘Part-Time Spy’ and Lee Ji-Young “A” in the television series ‘Man Who Dies to Live’ in 2017. For the second season of ‘Sister’s Slam Dunk,’ the actress has joined the ensemble.

Personal Experiences of Kang Ye-won

Kang Ye-won was born in Seoul, South Korea, on March 15, 1980, as Kim Ji-Eun. Hanyang University was where she studied music. The South Korean actress revealed in 2015 on a talk program that she had been dating someone for seven years.

Kang Ye-won Net Worth

Kang Ye-won is one of the wealthiest and most well-known film actors. Kang Ye-net won’s worth is estimated to be $1.5 million, according to Wikipedia, Forbes, and Business Insider.