The Info List - Han Hye-sook

Han Hye-sook (born August 20, 1951) is a South Korean actress. Han won the Grand Prize in the controversial but highly rated television drama Dear Heaven at the SBS Drama Awards in 2006.[1][2][3][4][5][6]



Year Title Role
1978 The Evergreen Tree
No More Sorrow
1979 The Genealogy
Eternal Inheritance
1980 Mrs. Speculator
The Last Witness
1987 The Home of Two Women Yoo-hwa
2007 Mother Mother
2008 Living Together, Happy Together

Television series

Year Title Role Network
1987 Windfall KBS
1994 Way of Living: Woman Bae Shin-ja SBS
1997 Beautiful Crime Kim Chul-soo's mother SBS
1998 The King and the Queen Queen Jeonghui KBS1
2001 Mina Choon-ja KBS2
2002 Saxophone and Chapssaltteok Yoon Yeo-ok KBS2
Miss Mermaid Shim Soo-jung MBC
2004 Lotus Flower Fairy Jang Shi-ae SBS
2005 Dear Heaven Ji Young-sun SBS
2009 Assorted Gems Pi Hye-ja MBC

Awards and nominations

Year Award Category Nominated work Result
1987 23rd Baeksang Arts Awards Best Actress (TV) Windfall Won
2002 MBC Drama Awards Special Acting Award Miss Mermaid Won
2006 SBS Drama Awards Grand Prize (Daesang) Dear Heaven Won
Top 10 Stars Won


  1. ^ "한혜숙" [Han Hye-sook]. Naver (in Korean). Retrieved 2015-04-20. 
  2. ^ "New SBS Drama Sparks Morality Controversy Even Before Its First Episode Airs". The Dong-a Ilbo. 8 September 2005. Retrieved 2015-04-20. 
  3. ^ "Lovebirds". The Dong-a Ilbo. 6 March 2006. Retrieved 2015-04-20. 
  4. ^ Chung, Ah-young (1 January 2007). "Broadcasters Award Top-Rated Dramas". The Korea Times via Hancinema. Retrieved 2015-04-20. 
  5. ^ "Dramas Sweep the Top 10 Ratings List". KBS Global. 5 February 2007. Retrieved 2015-04-20. 
  6. ^ Schwartz, William (16 November 2013). "[HanCinema's Film Review] Mother + Giveaway". Hancinema. Retrieved 2015-04-20. 

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