2X APAN Star Award-winning actress Song Hye-Kyo is one of Korea’s Power Celebrities.
|Date of Birth||November 22, 1981|
|Birth Place||Daegu, South Korea|
|Weight||50 kg (110 lbs)|
|Partner||Song Joong-ki (married in 2017; divorced. in 2019)|
Who Is Song Hye-kyo? Bio & Age
Daegu, South Korea native Song Hye-Kyo, was born on 22nd November 1981. Song Hye-kyo’s age is 41.
She was born with a life-threatening illness. No one thought she would survive. Following her miraculous recovery, her parents registered her new birthdate on 26th February 1982.
Later, Song’s parents divorced, and she was raised solely by her mother, relocating to the Gangnam, Seoul. Song began figure skating in elementary school but quit the sport in the 8th grade.
At the age of fourteen, she made her debut in the glamour industry, modeling for a school uniform company. Her beautiful appearance helped her to grab a role in her debut television drama, First Love.
After high school graduation, she attended Sejong University, majoring in Film Arts.
In 2000, Song Hye-kyo rose to stardom, starring in the TV series Autumn in My Heart. Her popularity continued with her next leading role in the TV Series, All In, in 2003.
In 2005, she made her movie debut with My Girl and I.
Since she has given many hits, she won APAN Star Award in 2013 for her role in That Winter, the Wind Blows and in 2016 for Descendants of the Sun.
Besides, she is the recipient of many recognition and awards for her works: SBS Drama Awards, Women in Film Korea Awards, Shanghai New Entertainment Charity Awards, Korean Film Awards, and Shanghai New Entertainment Charity Awards.
Most recently, she appeared in the web series, The Glory.
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Who is Song Hye-kyo’s husband?
Song Hye Kyo is a divorcee.
Previously, the actress was married to her co-star, Song Joong-ki. The two met in the set of Descendants of the Sun. They tied the knot on October 31, 2017, in an intimate ceremony at Hotel Shilla in Seoul.
Within two years, the South Korean stars announced their divorce on June 26, 2019, citing irreconcilable differences. Their divorce was finalized in July 2019.
Her ex-husband, Song, is married to his British wife, Katy Louise Saunders, who is a former actress. In January 2023, they announced they were expecting their first child together.
Who is Song Hye Kyo Dating Now?
As of 2023, actress Song Hye Kyo is single. She is always the center of attraction for her romantic affair with South Korean actors: Lee Byung-hun (2004), Hyun Bin (2009-2011), and Kim Sung-soo.
Did Song Joong-Kyo have a baby?
From Song Joong-Kyo’s old interview, the actress said, “If I get married in the future, I must have 3 children or at least 2.” She was once married to actor Song Joong-ki, but they had no child together.
Is Song Hye Kyo fluent in English?
Yes, the South Korean actress is fluent in English with no Korean accent. Besides her mother tongue, she can speak Mandarin, Cantonese, and Japanese.
Song Hye-Kyo Net Worth In 2023?
Song Hye-Kyo is among the highest paid actress in South Korea, charging $200,000 per episode on average. Her net worth is $20 million.