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Jang Jin-young

Jang Jin-young (Hangul: 장진영; or spelled Chang Jin-yeong; June 14, 1974 – September 1, 2009) was a South Korean actress and model. Her death came after a year-long battle with stomach cancer. Jang began her career as a model, and participated in the 1993 Miss Korea beauty contest, before making the switch into acting. After making her film debut in 1998, Jang received critical praise and won a number of awards for her work. She became only the second winner of two Blue Dragon Film Awards for Best Actress, having won in 2001 for Sorum, and again in 2003 for Singles. As of 2008, Jang was one of the highest paid stars in the Korean film industry, earning in the region of ₩400 million per film. Description above from the Wikipedia article Jang Jin-young, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.


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Born:
Jun 11, 1974 In Seoul, South Korea
Movie/TV Credits:
11
First Appeared:
In the series Soonpoong Clinic 1998-03-02
Latest Project:
Series Lobbyist 2007-10-10
Known For
Poster of Between Love and Hate
Poster of Sorum
Poster of The Foul King
Poster of Ghost in Love
Filmography
Series Lobbyist Yoo So-young (Maria) 2007-10-10
Movie Between Love and Hate Yeon-ah 2006-09-07
Movie Blue Swallow Park Kyoung-won 2005-12-29
Movie Scent of Love Min Hie-jae 2003-02-28
Movie Singles Na-nan 2003-07-11
Movie Over the Rainbow Yeong-hie Kang 2002-05-17
Movie Sorum Sun-yung 2001-08-04
Movie The Foul King Jang Min-young 2000-02-04
Movie The Siren Yae-rin Ha 2000-10-28
Movie Ghost in Love 1999-08-14
Series Soonpoong Clinic 장진영(장 간호사) 1998-03-02