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Han Chae-young is a South Korean actress who has been active in the entertainment industry since 1999. She is best known for her roles in the television series All About Eve, Delightful Girl Choon-Hyang, and My Fair Lady. Han Chae-young was born on September 13, 1980 in Daegu, South Korea. She attended Dongguk University and graduated with a degree in Theater and Film. Han Chae-young made her acting debut in 1999 with a minor role in the television series All About Eve. She then went on to star in a number of television series, including Delightful Girl Choon-Hyang, My Fair Lady, and The Return of Iljimae. In addition to her acting career, Han Chae-young has also appeared in a number of films, including My Little Bride, My Girlfriend Is an Agent, and The Grand Heist. As of 2021, Han Chae-young's net worth is estimated to be roughly $2 million.

Popular As Kim Ji-young
Occupation Actress
Age 43 years old
Zodiac Sign Virgo
Born 13 September, 1980
Birthday 13 September
Birthplace Daegu, South Korea
Nationality South Korea

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Han Chae-young Height, Weight & Measurements

At 43 years old, Han Chae-young height is 1.72 m .

Physical Status
Height 1.72 m
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Who Is Han Chae-young's Husband?

Her husband is Choi Dong-joon (m. 2007)

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Husband Choi Dong-joon (m. 2007)
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Children 1

Han Chae-young Net Worth

Her net worth has been growing significantly in 2022-2023. So, how much is Han Chae-young worth at the age of 43 years old? Han Chae-young’s income source is mostly from being a successful Actress. She is from South Korea. We have estimated Han Chae-young's net worth , money, salary, income, and assets.

Net Worth in 2023 $1 Million - $5 Million
Salary in 2023 Under Review
Net Worth in 2022 Pending
Salary in 2022 Under Review
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Source of Income Actress

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In 2018, Han was cast in the MBC weekend drama A Promise with the Gods. This marks Han's first Korean drama appearance in four years.


Since 2017, she has been a cast member of KBS2's Sister's Slam Dunk, and made her singing debut as member of a temporary group called Unnies. In September 2017 Han returned to big screen with the comedy film The Star Next Door, playing a star actress who has a teenage daughter (portrayed by Jin Ji-hee) that is kept a secret from the public.


After being under BH Entertainment for six years, Han left the talent management after the contract expiration in 2013, and signed with SM C & C; she was replaced by actress from SM C & C Han Ji-min.

She returned to the small screen with the 2013 television series Ad Genius Lee Tae-baek, which is loosely based on internationally renowned advertising designer and social activist Jeseok Yi (a.k.a. Jeski), who wrote the 2010 book Ad Genius Lee Je-seok. The series also reunited Han with Jo Hyun-jae who previously worked together in the 2005 TV series Only You. Her next series was Pretty Man, playing the glamorous, successful woman that the main character (played by Jang Keun-suk) pines after. In 2015, Han began hosting her first variety show, Take Care of My Dressing Table, where professionals in the beauty industry such as makeup artists and hairdressers share their styling tips. But her career remained primarily in China, where Han filmed the web series Beauty Master, followed by the TV adaptation of Chinese novel The Rebirth of a Celebrity Superstar.


Considered a Korean Wave star due to the popularity of Choon-hyang, Han began expanding her career to the mainland Chinese market. She starred in the 2011 fantasy-comedy A Big Deal opposite Blue Lan, Leon Jay Williams, and Chapman To. She was also cast in a leading role in Chinese television drama Wu Xie Ke Ji Zhi Lan Se Meng Xiang (lit. "Dream in Blue") opposite Zhu Zi Xiao, which aired on Zhejiang TV in 2012.


In 2009 she made a special guest appearance in the smash hit drama Boys Over Flowers and starred in the films Good Morning President alongside Jang Dong-gun and Girlfriends. She later stated that her character in Girlfriend resembled her real self the most and was also the role she said she "had the most fun playing." The horror film Soul Mates, a Korea-New Zealand co-production, was supposed to have been Han's English-language international debut, but the project was later cancelled.

After a lengthy hiatus from the small screen (her 2009 fashion drama Magazine Allo did not push through due to plagiarism charges), Han was cast as a down-to-earth rookie journalist in 2010's manhwa adaptation A Man Called God. The ₩10 billion-budget action-romance series is based on the 1999 comic book of the same title by manhwa writer Park Bong-seong, and achieved higher than average ratings during its run.


Han surprised fans by acting on stage for the first time in Jang Jin's play Clumsy People, which had a sell-out theater run from December 7, 2007 to March 2, 2008. Later that year she released her clothing line Rachel Han's (taken from her American name), produced in conjunction with online retailer G-Market.

Han married Korean-American businessman Choi Dong-joon on June 2, 2007 at Hotel Shilla in Seoul. She gave birth to a son on August 28, 2013.


In 2005, Han achieved success with the South Korean romantic comedy television series Delightful Girl Choon-Hyang, playing the titular role of a smart, lively high school girl who matured into a self-sufficient woman. A modern-day retelling of the famous folktale Chunhyangjeon, the series averaged 24.3% in viewsherip ratings, placing first in its slot for several episodes.

Her next two roles saw her playing a single mother with culinary dreams in the television series Only You (2005) and a jilted girl looking for employment in Exhibition of Fireworks (2006). Both series underperformed and she reverted to a glamorous character for the couple-swapping film Love Now (2007). In 2006, she signed an exclusive contract with BH Entertainment owned by Lee Byung-hun, and became one of the 1st talents of the newly found agency; BH Entertainment also manages many actors including Go Soo, Jin Goo, and Han Hyo-joo.


Taking on the stage name Han Chae-young, she made her acting debut in 2000 with the horror film The Record. Her role as the antagonist in the popular television melodrama Autumn in My Heart gave her more exposure, though she was criticized for her awkward acting skills.


Kim Ji-young (born September 13, 1980), professionally known by the stage name Han Chae-young, is a South Korean actress. She first gained recognition as the antagonist in the television series Autumn in My Heart (2000) before gaining wider prominence as the titular character in Delightful Girl Choon-Hyang (2005). Her other roles include Only You (2005), Fireworks (2006), Boys Over Flowers (2009), A Man Called God (2010) and Pretty Man (2013).