South Korean film star who had roles in My Sassy Girl, Windstruck, and the Thieves.
She signed her first modeling contract in 1997 after being discovered by a fashion editor.
She won the 1999 Best New Actress Award for her roles in Happy Together and White Valentine.
She married Choi Jun-hyuk in 2012. They have two children together.
She co-starred in the thriller The Last Vampire with Koyuki in 2009.