|Cho Yi-hyun Quick Info
|5 ft 4 in
|Date of Birth
|December 8, 1999
Cho Yi-hyun is a South Korean actor and model. She made her acting debut in 2017 and has been cast in many shows like All of Us Are Dead, Hospital Playlist, Witch at Court, My Country: The New Age, Bad Papa, Sweet Revenge, How to Buy a Friend, The Guest, Less Than Evil, School 2021, and Real Life Love Story: Season 3. Moreover, she has also appeared in movies such as Homme Fatale, On My Way Home, and Metamorphosis.
Gwangmyeong, Gyeonggi Province, South Korea
Cho Yi-hyun studied at Hanlim Multi Art School, an arts high school located in Songpa District in Seoul. She also attended Kyung Hee University.
Cho Yi-hyun has been signed with –
- Artist Company
- JYP Entertainment (Former)
5 ft 4 in or 162.5 cm
45 kg or 99 lbs
Race / Ethnicity
Cho Yi-hyun is of Korean descent.
- Pierced ears
- Forehead bangs
Cho Yi-hyun Facts
- In 2018, she signed a contract with JYP Entertainment but moved to Artist Company the following year.
- Cho Yi-hyun made a cameo appearance as Soo-yang in the 2019 Korean historical drama film Homme Fatale. It is set in the Joseon Dynasty and depicts the life of Heo-saek, the dynasty’s first male courtesan.
- In 2019, she was cast as Park Hyeon-ju in the film Metamorphosis and this got her nominated at the 2020 Chunsa Film Art Awards in the “Best New Actress” category.
- In 2020, Cho Yi-hyun started playing Jang Yun-bok, a 3rd-year medical student (later intern) and Hong-do’s twin sister, in the medical romantic drama television series Hospital Playlist. The series became the 9th highest-rated Korean drama in cable television history.
- She was seen as Shin Seo-jung, the senior who committed suicide at school, in the 2020 coming-of-age romantic comedy television series How to Buy a Friend.
- Cho Yi-hyun brought to life the character of Jin Ji-won, a high school girl with a resolute dream to become a carpenter, in the teen coming-of-age romantic comedy series School 2021 in 2021. For this role, she was nominated for a KBS Drama Award for “Best New Actress” as well as won the KBS Drama Award in the “Best Couple Award” category (with Kim Yo-han).
- Alongside Park Ji-hu, Yoon Chan-young, Lomon, Yoo In-soo, Lee Yoo-mi, Kim Byung-chul, Lee Kyu-hyung, and Jeon Bae-soo, Cho Yi-hyun co-starred as Choi Nam-ra, the class president of Class 2-5, in the Netflix coming-of-age zombie apocalypse horror series All of Us Are Dead in 2022.
Featured Image by Cho Yi-hyun / Instagram