Song Hye-kyo

Song Hye-kyo Biography

Posted by | Vishnu Das on | November 16, 2023

Date of Birth

22 / November / 1981


43 Years



Song Hye-Kyo stands as a beloved figure in the realm of South Korean entertainment. Her illustrious career took flight following her remarkable portrayal in the iconic South Korean television drama ‘Autumn in My Heart’. Under the skillful direction of Yoon Seok-ho, this series blazed a trail as a pioneer in the realm of Korean melodramatic storytelling, captivating audiences far and wide.

Song Hye-Kyo Biography, Height, Facts, Family & More

Song Hye-kyo, a celebrated South Korean actress, was born on November 22, 1981. Standing at a height of 5’6″ (or approximately 160 cm), she possesses a graceful and elegant presence. Her weight is reported to be around 50 kg (110 lbs), showcasing her slender physique. With body measurements of 34-25-34 inches, she maintains a well-proportioned figure.


Details on her father and mother are listed below, or they are scheduled to be updated. Information on her siblings, brothers, and cousins, as well as family members and their relatives, are also updated below. They will be updated in the next box.

Childhood & Early Life

The birth of Song Hye-Kyo took place November 22, 1981, located in South Korea, though her parents recorded the date of her birth as being February 26 in 1982. The baby was sick, but neither parents nor doctors believed she would survive. The couple divorced when they were young and she was mainly fostered by her mother.

She aspired to be an actress at a young. At the age of 14, she took first prize in the Sunkyung Smart Model Contest. This led her to become an official fashion model in the uniform firm. She graduated from college at Sejong University, earning a degree in Film Arts, after which she started her acting career.

Personal Life

Song Hye-kyo’s relationships have been the subject of public interest and speculation. In 2003, she was confirmed to be in a relationship with actor Lee Byung-hun, creating quite a buzz among fans and the media. However, their relationship eventually came to an end the following year.

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Song Hye-kyo’s journey into the world of acting began with a minor role in the 1996 TV series ‘First Love,’ marking her official debut in the acting industry. Before that, her modeling stint for a school uniform company played a pivotal role in opening doors for her acting career.

In the early years of her acting journey, Song Hye-Kyo took on minor roles in various television shows, including ‘Six Siblings,’ ‘Soonpoong Clinic,’ and ‘Sweet Bride.’ These early experiences allowed her to hone her craft and gain valuable on-screen experience.

However, it was her role in the television drama series ‘Autumn in My Heart’ that catapulted Song Hye-Kyo to prominence. Directed by Yoon Seok-ho, this melodramatic series became a sensation in South Korea, garnering immense popularity among viewers. Running from September to November 2000, the show consisted of sixteen captivating episodes that left a lasting impact on audiences.



Title Roles Year
A Reason to Live Da-hye 2011
Camellia – “Love for Sale” Bo-ra 2010
Countdown pretty girl 2011
Hwang Jin Yi Hwang Jin-Yi 2007
Make Yourself at Home Sookhy 2008
My Brilliant Life Choi Mi-ra 2014
My Girl and I Bae Su-eun 2005
The Crossing: Part 1 Zhou Yunfen 2014
The Crossing: Part 2 Zhou Yunfen 2015
The Grandmaster Zhang Yongcheng 2013
The Queens Annie 2015

Television series

Title Roles Year
70-minute Drama: When They Met   1997
All In Min Su-yeon / Angela 2003
Autumn in My Heart Yoon / Choi Eun-Seo 2000
Beautiful Face   1997
Deadly Eyes Oh Jung-ah 1998
Descendants of the Sun Kang Mo-Yeon 2016
Encounter Cha Soo-Hyun 2018–2019
First Love one of the students being tutored by Hyo-Kyung 1996–1997
Full House Han Ji-Eun 2004
Guardian Angel Jung Da-so 2001
Happy Morning Oh Ye-boon 1997
Hotelier Kim Yoon-hee 2001
How Am I? Ye-rin 1998–1999
Marching Song Hye-Kyo 1999–2000
New Generation Report: Adults Don’t Know   1995
Now, We Are Breaking Up Ha Young-eun 2021–2022
One of a Pair   1997
Six Siblings Choi Eun-Shil 1998–1999
Soonpoong Clinic Oh Hye-Kyo 1998–2000
Sunlight Pours Down Ji Yeon-woo 2004
Sweet Bride Kim Young-hee 1999
That Winter, the Wind Blows Oh Young 2013
Wedding Dress granddaughter 1997–1998
White Nights 3.98 young Hong Jung-Yeon 1998
Worlds Within Joo Joon-young 2008

Web series

Title Roles Year
The Glory Moon Dong-eun 2022–2023

Television shows

Title Roles Year
Inkigayo Live 20 Host 1998
Our Happy Saturday 1999–2000
Music Bank 2000
Mnet KM Music Festival 2001
She’s Olive: Song Hye-Kyo in Paris Herself 2007
Good Morning Panda Narrator 2009
May, the Children 2016
Grandma Is Back 2023

Music video appearances

Song Title Artist Year
“This Promise” Kim Soo-Keun 1996
“Curious Destiny” Shin Sung-woo 2000
“Once Upon a Day” Kim Bum-soo 2000



Title Album Year
“Switch: Be White”
(with John Park)
for Laneige ads 2012


Title Type Publisher ISBN Year
Song Hye-Kyo’s Moment Photo Book Nangman Books 9788994842127 2011
It’s Time for Hye-Kyo Photo Essay 9788994842226 2012

Awards & Achievements

In 2001, Song Hye-Kyo was honored with the Most Popular Actress (TV) award at the 37th Baeksang Arts Awards. This accolade not only reflected her immense popularity among viewers but also acknowledged her captivating performances on television.

Net Worth

While the exact details of her net worth are not publicly disclosed, it is estimated to be over $30 million.

Also check: Jungkook’s Biography

Body Measurements Chest: 34 Inches
Waist: 25 Inches
Hips: 34 Inches
Birth Place Dalseo-gu Daegu South Korea
Children Not Yet Update
Eye Color Blue
Hair Color Blond
Height In CM 160 CM
Height In Meter 1.60 M
Nationality South Korean
Parents Father: Song Dae-seob
Mother: Name Not Known
Profession Actress
Siblings Not Yet Update
Spous Song Joong-ki
Weight 50 Kg
110 Lbs
Zodiac Sign Sagittarius


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