Quick Facts of Kim Ji-Won

  • Full NameKim Ji-Won
  • BirthplaceGeumcheon-gu, Seoul
  • Ethnicity Asian
  • ProfessionActress
  • Nationality Korean
  • Active Year2010-present
  • Eye colour Black
  • Hair colour Black
  • BuildSlim
  • Online PresenceInstagram, Facebook and Twitter
  • Horoscope Libra
Kim Ji-Won

Kim Ji-Won is a South Korean actress who is famous for playing Yoo Rachel in the 2013’s television series The Heirs.  Not just that, Ji-Won is also credited for her roles in television series like Descendants of the Sun, Fight for My Way, and Arthdal Chronicles.

Moreover, Kim appeared in Baek Seung Heon’s music video Till the Sun alongside JYJ’s Jaejoong. Let’s get into the article to get more information about Kim Ji-Won.

Bio of Kim Ji-Won

Kim Ji-Won was born on October 19, 1992, in Geumcheon-gu, Seoul, South Korea. Ji-Won holds a Korean nationality and belongs to Asian ethnicity. Raised in Seoul, Kim grew up along with her elder sister. She attended Paekahm High School and later studied drama at Dongguk University.

After graduation, Kim began her acting career in 2008, appearing in a music video Gossip Boy. As a part of her career, she has also worked on several commercials and advertisements.

Rise to Fame

Kim made her acting debut in the drama Mrs. Saigon. She gained a majority of fame after starring in 2011 series High Kick: Revenge of the Short Legged. Her film debut was in the romance omnibus film Romantic Heaven.  Afterward, she appeared in the high school drama To the Beautiful You and in the horror film Horror Stories.

Kim Ji-Won,
Kim Ji-Won, Picture Source: Instagram @geewonii

In the KBS Drama special Waiting for Love, Kim appeared alongside BoA, Im Si Wan and Choi Daniel.  She also appeared in the crime thriller Gap-dong in 2014. Kim co-starred in the pan-Asian drama of KBS2 hit Sun Descendants, portraying an army surgeon in 2016. In 2013’s big hit, The Heirs she played  Lee Min-ho aka Kim Tan’s fiancee.  Ji-Won played a lead role in 2017’s KBS2’s romance drama Fight for My Way alongside Park Seo-Joon. Yunjin Kim and Ji Chang-Wook are also popular Korean actors.

What’s her Net Worth?

South Korea based actress, Kim Ji-Won has earned a great fortune from her career as an actress. She has appeared in dozens of television series, ever since she got associated with the entertainment industry. Her sucess in acting has helped her to work in several commercials and paid promotions. In 2013, she won 21st SBS Drama Awards for New Star Award in the series The Heirs.

The series generally received good feedbacks and comments. So, Kim might have amassed an excellent amount from it. Besides, the charismatic actress, Ji-Won’s net worth is bound to increase in the coming days, as she is still active in the field. Analyzing her works and career sucess, we can say that she has a net worth of around $500 thousand.  Exploring her Social media profile, i.e Instagram, it seems like the actress spends her money on traveling and grooming new places.


Moving on to Kim’s personal life, she’s linked with a number of celebrities. The news about her, however, was always falsified. She never mentioned her boyfriend in an interview even when she was asked about her affairs. Currently, her relationship status is single and is in love with her working life.

Kim Ji-Won with Yoo Yeon
Kim Ji-Won and her rumored boyfriend, Yoo Yeon, Photo Source: Drama Fever

However, wait, there is a rumor of Kim, dating the famous Korean actor Yoo Yeon. The rumors started while they were sharing the set for the famous movie Horror Stores. Even around March 2016, they had Turkish food for dinner in public. None of them, however, confirmed their relationship with the fans and press. Not just that, there were also rumors about Kim and Park Seo Joon‘s relationship