Nov. 7th, 1973
Seoul, South Korea
Yunjin Kim's Main TV Roles
Main Movie Roles2001 - Rush!
Yunjin Kim is a Korean American film and theater actress. Although she is best known in the English-speaking world for her role as Sun-Hwa Kwon on the American television series, Lost, Kim has also appeared in numerous film and TV projects in South Korea.
- Speaks fluent Korean and English.
- Although born in Korea, she was raised mostly in New York City.
- Goodwill Ambassador for the 2002 World Cup in Japan and Korea, representing Korea.
- She has been appointed to the publicity committee of the American Red Cross. She appears in a poster promoting the donation campaign 'GIVE 100, NEW YORK'. The poster will be shown at the public place such as the bus stops in New York.
- Narrated the award-winning documentary "Behind Forgotten Eyes".
- Does not drink any alcohol because she suffers from a common genetic disorder known as alcohol flush reaction, which is often referred to as "Asian red" [_"Jimmy Kimmel Live!" (2003)_ (qv) - March 2006].
- Already a bankable star in Asia, she is crossing over the Pacific and gaining American fans in the hit TV show _"Lost" (2004)_ (qv).
- Trained at Boston University (BFA Acting), British American Drama Academy, High School of Performing Arts (N.Y.).