Kim Ji Won scripts history achieving rare K-drama feat by working with top 4 screenwriters; DEETS inside

Queen of Tears fame Kim Ji Won elevates her global fame, marking a rare achievement in K-drama. Starring under four esteemed screenwriters, solidifies her status in the industry. Read on!

Published on Apr 13, 2024  |  04:31 PM IST |  198K
Kim Ji Won; Image Courtesy: tvN
Kim Ji Won; Image Courtesy: tvN
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  • Kim Ji Won bags rare K-drama feat working with top 4 screenwriters
  • A catch-up on Kim Ji Won's recent works

Kim Ji Won's illustrious career in the K-drama industry has reached new heights with her rare achievement of working with the top four screenwriters in the industry.

From Kim Eun Sook to Park Ji Eun, she has starred in iconic dramas penned by these legendary writers, solidifying her status as a sought-after actress.

Kim Ji Won completes working with top 4 K-drama screenwriters

Kim Ji Won's stellar performance in Queen of Tears has not only captivated audiences but has also propelled her to unprecedented heights of global fame. Portraying the role of Hong Hae In, the female protagonist, Kim has garnered widespread acclaim for her remarkable visuals and acting prowess.

However, her success with Queen of Tears goes beyond her individual talents, as she has achieved a rare feat in the K-drama industry by working with four of the most celebrated screenwriters.

Her collaboration with esteemed screenwriters Kim Eun Sook, Lim Sang Chun, Park Hae Young, and Park Ji Eun speaks volumes about her versatility and recognition in the industry. Each of these screenwriters commands a high level of reverence, with their names alone drawing immense attention to any project they undertake. In fact, their fees rival those of A-list actors, underscoring their legendary status.



Park Ji Eun, the mastermind behind Queen of Tears, has previously created iconic dramas such as My Love from the Stars and Crash Landing on You. Kim Ji Won's collaborations with Kim Eun Sook in The Heirs, Descendants of the Sun, and Mr. Sunshine have further solidified her standing as a versatile and talented actress.

Additionally, her work with Park Hae Young in My Liberation Notes, which earned her critical acclaim and a Best Actress nomination at the Baeksang Arts Awards, highlights her ability to excel in diverse roles. Furthermore, her portrayal in Fight for My Way, written by Lim Sang Chun, adds another feather to her cap.

For any actor, working with these top screenwriters is considered a career milestone. Kim Ji Won's achievement of starring in projects penned by all four of them sets her apart as a trailblazer in the industry, cementing her status as one of the most sought-after talents in K-drama.

More details about Kim Ji Won

Kim Ji Won, born on October 19, 1992, in Seoul, South Korea, is a highly acclaimed actress known for her versatile performances across various television dramas and films.

Rising to prominence with roles in popular series like Descendants of the Sun and Fight for My Way, Kim Ji Won has established herself as a leading actress in the industry. Her ability to portray a diverse range of characters with depth and authenticity has earned her widespread recognition and numerous awards, solidifying her status as one of South Korea's most talented and sought-after stars.

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