Kim Tae Hee

Biography

Kim Tae Hee is a popular South Korean actress. Born on March 29, 1980, she was discovered while riding the subway by an advertising executive, who offered her a modeling job. She began appearing in television commercials and print ads before making her acting debut in the 2001 television drama “Last Present.” Kim Tae Hee gained fame for her role in the 2003 drama “Stairway to Heaven.” She has since starred in many popular films and dramas, including “IRIS” (2009), “My Princess” (2011) and “Jang Ok Jung, Lives in Love” (2013). She also is one of the most in-demand endorsement models in Korea. Kim Tae Hee graduated from the prestigious Seoul National University in 2005 with a degree in fashion design. Kim Tae Hee’s younger brother is actor Lee Wan.

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