Song Hye-Kyo is a popular South Korean actress. She became known after her role in the South Korean television drama ‘Autumn in My Heart’. The series was a huge success. She earned multiple awards due to song performance and she became popular. Over the year she appeared in many television series and films. Her net worth is estimated to be about USD 31 million.
Early Life Of Song Hye-Kyo –
Song was born on 22 November 1981 in South Korea. On her birth she was sick neither her parents nor doctors thought she would survive. When she was young her parents got separated and she was raised by her mother. The acting was her passion from an early age. She won first place in the Sunkyung Smart Model Contest at the age of 14. This helped her to become a model for a school uniform company. She studied films and art at Sejong University.
The career of Song Hye-Kyo –
The time when Song became a model for school uniform company it helped her to gain a minor role in the First Love 1996 television series. This was the first role in her acting career. Then she kept on appearing minor roles in Six Siblings’, ‘Soonpoong Clinic’ and ‘Sweet Bride television shows.
She played the main role in Autumn in My Heart and she became famous. The show was a huge success which released in 2000 September. In the TV series Hotelier, she played the main role. Her performance was liked by all. She also won the ‘MBC Drama Award’ for ‘Best Actress. The series released in April 2001.
In 2005 Song made her film debuted. She played the main role in My Girl and I. Next, she played the lead role in Hwang Jin Yi which released in 2007. She continued with her acting career in television as well.
Song won many awards like the SBS Drama Award for Top Excellence Award for her role in ‘All In, and three KBS Drama Awards for her role in ‘Full House.
Some of her work includes “My Girl and I”, “Hwang Jin Yi”, “Camellia”, “A Reason to Live”, “The Grandmaster”, “My Brilliant Life”, etc.
Personal Life Song Hye-Kyo –
Song was in a relationship with many actors as per sources. She then married to Song Joong-ki. Along with her acting, she is associated with Korea Animal Rights Advocates. It is an animal welfare organization based in South Korea.