|Birth Name:||Han Hyo-joo|
|Birth Place:||Cheongju, North Chungcheong Province, South Korea|
|Height:||5 Feet 8 Inch|
|Date of Birth:||22/02/1987|
|Age:||31 years old|
|Net Worth:||$2 million|
Very busy in shooting pictorials for famous magazines like InStyle and getting ahead with her return to big screen in 2018 with movies like ‘Inrang’ and ‘Golden Slumber’, Han Hoo-joo will soon make her spot in the top successful Korean actress list like My love from another Star actress Jeon Ji Hyun who demands and earns $83,500 (100 million won) per episode.
Han Hyo-Joo is a South Korean actress and composer, who is best-known for her leading roles in television drama series known as Spring Waltz (2006) and Dong Yi (2010).
She has also played Brilliant Legacy (2009), W-Two Worlds (2016), and even Cold Eyes (2013). Han Hyo has achieved humongous fame after appearing in the popular South Korean drama series known as Like Land & Sky.
Han Hyo-Joo was born in Cheongju, North Chungcheong Province, South Korea on February 22, 1987. We are unknown about her parent’s name but we do know that her mother was an elementary school teacher and father, an air force officer. She also has a small brother.
Han is a sports lover and also was good in sports, especially track and field. Han Hyo shifted to Seoul and attended Bulgok High School in her sophomore year of high school.
Later, she attended Dongguk University, where she joined the theater and film department for her career.
The South Korean actress, Han Hyo achieved the grand prize for the Miss Bing-Geure (Korean food company) contest in 2003, which attracted the attention of the entertainment world.
Then she began to appear in a minor role in the sitcom titled ‘Nonstop 5‘ in 2005. She even continued with a stint in 2006’s ‘Spring Waltz.’
In 2006, Han became popular through her brilliant acting and got signed by the popular independent filmmaker known as Lee Yoon-ki, who cast her in his film ‘Ad-lib Night.’ The movie became a success and was listed in festival favorite and brought several honors to the director and of course Han. Han Hyo-joo net worth than started increasing.
Han Hyo-Joo on the red carpet. Image source: ABC
After her debut, Han achieved the Best New Actor honor at the Korean Association of Film Critics Awards. Her success let her star in two big TV series, Ilijimae and Like Land & Sky.
Han Hy0-Joo’s both series became hit, and she even achieved good ratings from Korean viewers. Later, she appeared in another indie film known as Ride-Away and earned a lot of respect from the series cinema-goers for her performance.
In the year 2010, she established her as one of the best mainstream actresses of that year. She played a lead role in the series Brilliant Legacy. The series was so hit that it increased the endorsements deals for Han. She even received big drama awards at the South Korean award function.
Han appeared as a blind telemarketer in the emotional drama film known as ‘Always‘ in 2011. Her acting skills went on to open the Busan International Film Festival that year.
She played the role of a queen in her next film which was a period action drama ‘Masquerade.’ The drama series went on to become the highest grossing South Korean film of that time and of course increased Han Hyo-Joo net worth.
Han Hyo-Joo in Busan International Film Festival with So-Ji Sub. Image source: Zimbio
She had also played an action thriller film Cold Eyes, the film received good response from the critics and slowly became one of the top-grossing films of the year. Han was also awarded as Best Actress awards at the Blue Dragon Film Awards and the Buil Film Awards for her performance.
Moreover, she had played many movies including, Miracle (2014), The Beauty Inside (2015), Golden Slumber (2016) and many more.
Han Hyu-joo returned to the small screen with series ‘W‘, an MBC’s fantasy suspense alongside actor Lee Jong-Suk. Han has also achieved and won the Top Excellence award at the 5th APAN Star awards and also MBC Drama Awards for her well performance.
Recently, she also starred in the thriller, ‘Golden Slumber’ in 2018, with Kang Dong-won. Moreover, Han was cast as the female lead in sci-fi action thriller In-rang. The film was based on the Japanese animated flick.
The beautiful South Korean actress is rumored to be dating a South Korean actor and model, Lee Jong-suk. The couple is known to be involved in a romantic relationship.
Due to their onscreen romance in the film ‘W,’ fans are supposed to guess that they might be partners in real life as well. Moreover, Lee Jong-Suk has also told he likes her sexy and intelligent behavior as well.
Also in an Interview of the drama ‘W,’ Han had admitted that Jongsuk is her type and also said,
“Suk looks as if he’s come out of a manhwa.”
The couple had also taken the magazine shoots to promote the series, where they look pretty beautiful with one another.
Love is in the air; Lee Jong Suk And Han Hyo Joo. Image source: Soompi
Moreover, it was also rumored Han Hyo was dating Bae Soo Bin, Lee Seung Gi, and Kang Do Han.
According to Muzul, Han Hyo-Joo net worth is estimated to be at $2 million(Two billion and Hundred fifty six million won). Han source of income is mostly from her professional career as an actress. Her favorite brand is Dior.
South Korean Actress Han-Hyo-Joo earns about $83,000 per episode.
She has achieved and earned many awards for her successful acting career. Han received a considerable amount from endorsements, which is added to Han Hyo-Joo net worth.
Han Hyo-Joo in Magazines’s cover page. Image source: Drama Foxes
She has also appeared on the front page of Jessica magazine and Vogue where she has collected a massive amount.
Han Hyo-Joo attending an event in her car. Image source: Jung YuRi