Name: 장서희 / Jang Seo Hee (Jang Suh Hee)
Chinese name: 张瑞姬 / Zhang Rui Ji
Date of birth: 1972-Jan-05
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Jang Seo-hee, aka Chang Seo-hee, is a South Korean actress. She has starred in numerous television dramas and films, including SBS drama Temptation of a Wife. Her bright brown eyes shine bright with her passion for acting, bewitching audiences from Korea to China. An actress whose performance makes people laugh and cry - For Star Focus in 2006, the vivacious Jang Seo-hee was our first guest!! Across Asia, Jang’s popularity has steadily grown, opening new doors of chance for her. She was invited to star in the Chinese TV drama, and the actress went to the mainland to participate in the international press conference. The media gathered in close, trying not to miss a thing! The coverage had been “hot” since news of the drama was released. “Miss Mermaid”, the Korean TV drama that made Asia’s audience fall in love with Jang Seo-hee. It’s a production that could never be overlooked in her career. She had worked tirelessly in the drama and her hard work was not in vain. It brought her recognition as one of Korea’s most talented actresses.
After “Miss Mermaid”, the offers continued to pour in. Jang challenged herself on television to the silver screen. She didn’t have a moment to catch her breath. In the film, “Ghost House”, she joined Cha Seung-won and played an unusual role, once again enticing her audience. In a 2007 Chinese survey of the most influential Korean actors, Jang was the higest ranking actress and was placed seventh overall. Jang is very popular in Taiwan, China and Mongolia. Her popularity has soared recently for her role in the SBS series “Cruel Temptation”, which has been exported to 10 countries. The actress has been busy promoting the series abroad. She pledged to publicize the Gwangju Biennale in Korea and overseas, saying that it is more popular abroad for its artistic and traditional aspects and that she wants to contribute to improving its status through her overseas activities. Meanwhile, appointment certificates have been also given to interpreters, management agents and volunteers. The 2009 Gwangju Design Biennale will kick off September 18 and will run through November 4. Apart from Jang, other PR ambassadors of the event include comedian Kim Yong-man and Japanese beauty expert Ikoshi.