Get To Know More About South Korean Actress Ha Hee-ra
As an actress, of course there will be many roles played in several K-Dramas or movies. The popularity of entertainers in South Korea is also believed because they managed to play a good role and character in dramas or movies. With this, they have also managed to get appreciation from the public, such as receiving awards and also loyal fans who will always support and promote their latest drama that will air.
In this article, Byeol Korea will discuss in more detail and complete the profile of an actress who comes from South Korea, which is Ha Hee-ra. The actress who was born in 1969 is one of the actress that used to play in several K-Dramas, such as Record of Youth (2020), Lady Cha Dal-rae’s Lover (2018), The Dearest Lady (2016) and many more.
Let’s check out more information about Ha Hee-ra’s full profile, marriage, family and several appearances on K-Dramas in this article below!
Ha Hee-ra Full Profile
Real Name : Ha Hee-ra (hangul: 하희라)
Birth : Seokgwan-dong, Seongbuk-gu, Seoul, South Korea, December 8, 1969
Star Sign : Sagittarius
Height : 162 cm
Weight : 46 kg
Blood Type : B
- 1969-1993 – Taiwan (Republic of China)
- 1993-Present – Korean
Religion : Protestant
- Seoul Seokgwan Elementary School (Graduation)
- Jongam Middle School (Graduation)
- Seokgwan High School (Graduation)
- Dongguk University (Education/Bachelor)
- Yonsei University Graduate School (Social Welfare/Master)
- Husband : Choi Soo-jong (married in 1993)
- Children : Choi Min-seo (Son/born in 1999) and Choi Yoon-seo (Daughter/born in 2000)
Official Site :
- Instagram (@haheera1120)
- Youtube Channel (하희라의 ‘하희라이트’)
Agency : Wellmade Stynt
Ha Hee-ra Filmography
Entertainers in South Korea have many opportunities to become as supporting roles and lead roles in K-Dramas. In this profession, anyone who has good acting skills and comes from any background can get the opportunity to play a character if they have basic skills such as acting.
Even though it is not easy to be an actor or actress, this job is very promising because it will have a very good career path if the drama or movie that is released gets a good appreciation or rating after being broadcast. There will be many people who easily recognize actors and actresses in a drama or movie who have impressive acting skills to portray a character.
In the next session, we will take you to look at what roles that actress Ha Hee-ra has successfully played in K-Dramas and theatre!
Ha Hee-ra In Record of Youth
Record of Youth (hangul: 청춘 기록) features a line of stars such as Park Bo-gum, Park So-dam, and Byeon Woo-seok and was released from September 7 to October 27, 2020 on tvN with a total of 16 episodes. This Korean drama was directed by Ahn Gil-ho. It is said that Sa Hye-jun (played by Park Bo-gum) is a man who works as a model. But apart from that, he also works part time in various fields.
In this drama, Ha Hee-ra plays Han Ae-sook who is Sa Hye-jun’s mother. Although only a supporting role in this drama, Han Ae-sook is a figure who stole the attention because she became the mother of Sa Hye-jun who was the main character in Record of Youth.
Sa Hye-jun has a childhood friend named Won Hae-hyo (played by Byeon Woo-seok). Just like him, Won Hae-hyo is also a model who wants to get into acting. Although both are models, they have different backgrounds and family economic status. The two of them also did not get the same chance of life. One day, Hye-jun and Hae-hyon run into Ahn Jeong-ha (played by Park So-dam), a makeup artist who is pursuing his dream. Jeong-ha is also a secret fan of Hye-jun.
Hye-jun, Hae-hyo, and Jeong-ha want to make their dreams come true. For the sake of this dream, they must face various challenges. Hye-jun had to race against time to become a successful actor before his mandatory military service. The various tests and trials that Hye-jun, Hae-hyo, and Jeong-ha have to face, become a story of a beautiful and touching youth.
Ha Hee-ra In Lady Cha Dal-rae’s Lover
Lady Cha Dal-rae’s Lover (hangul: 차 달래 부인 의 사) is a K-Drama broadcast on KBS from September 3, 2018 until January 18, 2019 with a total of 100 episodes. The drama Lady Cha Dal-rae’s Lover tells the story of three middle-aged women who used to attend school and graduated from the same high school. These three women feel that they have a happy life, but apparently they are facing crisis problems in their life. The drama title is taken from the names of the three main female characters, namely Cha Jin-ok (played by Ha Hee-ra), Oh Dal-sook (played by Ahn Sun-young), and Nam Mi-rae (played by Ko Eun-mi)
Ha Hee-ra In The Dearest Lady
The Dearest Lady (hangul: 최고의 연인) is a K-Drama that was directed by Choi Chang-wook and was aired on MBC from December 7, 2015 until May 20, 2016 with 116 episodes. The Dearest Lady tells the story of a mother and her 2 daughters. They are Han Ah-reum (played by Kang Min-kyung) who is a design assistant at a high-end boutique clothing store. She is the young daughter of a divorced woman, Na Bo-bae (played by Ha Hee-ra). Meanwhile, Han A-jung (played by Jo An) is Han Ah-reum’s older brother.
The Dearest Lady will describe to viewers women’s trials in strife when single, divorced and married. The drama will tell about their dates, love and relationships as well as marriage. The Dearest Lady or another title The Best Lover is a Korean drama that is scheduled to air from December on the MBC channel. The Best Lover is the work of director Choi Chang-Wook who previously directed a Korean drama entitled Pink Lipstick in 2010. Besides Kang Min-Kyung who is also a member of Davichi, this drama will have Ha Hee-ra and Jo An as the main characters.
Ha Hee-ra Appearance In Theatre
Beside appeared as an actress who has often appeared playing many characters in K-Dramas, Ha Hee-ra is also active in several theaters, such as I Ought to Be in Pictures (1991), Save the Last Dance for Me (1994), Nunsense (1998), Why We Dream of Lovers (2004) and The Goodbye Girl (2008).
Ha Hee-ra Family
Ha Hee-ra met her husband, Choi Soo-jong when they played a role together in a movie. Ha Hee-ra is still in senior high school but Choi Soo-jong is already 26 years old when they first met. The two of them became the most popular stars since attending the same project at that time and started their love story after getting chemistry.
After that, through various works from Choi Soo-jong and Ha Hee-ra has been released, they harmonized with each other and they became likable. They were dating while working with together. Choi Soo-jong is said that he really have the chemistry for real while working with Ha Hee-ra, not love as a couple in movies but attached for real with the woman that he adored for.
Ha Hee-ra is from a Chinese family. So, at the beginning of her debut, she was active as an entertainment who has Chinese nationality, but there are many people who do not know this. Ha Hee-ra is a mixed race born to a Korean mother and a father of a Chinese family who lived in Korea. Ha Hee-ra married Choi Soo-jong and changed her nationality to Korean and many people already know it.
Choi Soo-jong was born in 1962 and is 59 years old because he is Korean. Choi Soo-jong became a hot topic by appearing with comedian Choi Yang-rak and because he couldn’t be the number one. Choi Soo-jong’s education is from Korea National Open University and he made his debut in 1987. Choi Soo-jong’s older sister Choi Ji-won was a former MBC public recruitment talent in 1985.
When Ha Hee-ra was pregnant, it was Choi Soo-jong who always did housework, such as cooking and other things. The husband of Ha Hee-ra always pays attention to his wife and allows the wife to rest while pregnant and is also never absent in contacting his wife when he is currently on the set.
After 6 years of marriage, Choi Soo-jong and Ha Hee-ra were blessed with their first son named Choi Min-seo who was born in 1999 and also Choi Yoon-seo, the second daughter who was born in 2000.
However, rumors of divorce circulated among these couples. It was the marriage of the best top stars of the time and various rumors that were completely different from the images of the two such as discord, assault, and so on, which are completely different from the reality that has bothered them. It is said that the two do not even fight a couple at all. This is where you can see Choi Soo-jong’s image as it is. As people watched Choi Soo-jong love his wife Ha Hee-ra, he always expressed his love through the broadcast people thought that it was so wonderful and amazing.
Many people think Choi Soo-jong and Ha Hee-ra are a family of celebrities who have a good influence on many people and hope that Choi Soo-jong and Ha Hee-ra will continue to show a lot of happiness to the public with various activities.
Choi Soo-jong and Ha Hee-ra representative as one of the best couple of the entertainment industry, released a photo full of affection to commemorate the 27th anniversary of their marriage.
On November 20, 2020, Hee-ra Ha said on her personal Instagram, “Commemorating the 27th anniversary. The best gift is that the family is together in a healthy shape at this moment,” and posted two pictures.
In the released photo, Choi Soo-jong and Ha Hee-ra are wearing a soccer jersey as a couple’s look and smiling brightly. In particular, the wife and husband showing enviable reactions such as “It’s amazing to say that if you love, you resemble”, “Congratulations on the 27th anniversary of the marriage” and “a really nice and happy couple” to the appearance of a couple with the same smile as well as their backs.
Meanwhile, Choi Soo-jong and Ha Hee-ra got a son and a daughter after marriage in 1993, and since then, they have shown passion that has not cooled down in various broadcasts earning viewers positive response.
Ha Hee-ra Moon River Cover Song
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On November 2020, Ha Hee-ra uploaded a video on her Youtube channel showing herself busy arranging a set up on the rooftop and simultaneously singing with the title Moon River when all her preparations were complete. In the video, we can listen to Ha Hee Ra’s sweet voice singing against the background of a beautiful sunset. The Ballad song with English lyrics is very suitable to describe the night atmosphere in autumn.
Ha Hee-ra Autumn Hairstyling
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In November 2020, Ha Hee-ra uploaded a vlog on her Youtube channel by introducing a concept of autumn style and make-up in her own style. The vlog shows Ha Hee-ra who is in a salon and changes her appearance to be newer and fresher when many people see it. Beside that, Ha Hee-ra also did hair coloring with natural colors and made herself look younger.
Well, that is all the information that can be shared about Ha Hee-ra, a veteran actress from South Korea who is famous for having several appearances in K-Dramas and movies since the early 90s. You could say that Ha Hee-ra has had a good life personally as a mother and wife and a career that has always been brilliant from time to time. Let’s keep giving support and love to Ha Hee-ra so that many people can always remember her well. If you like this article, don’t forget to share on your social media and wait for another interesting article from Byeol Korea!