This young actress has had a successful 2022.
Kim Hye Yoon, who won Best New Actress at the Grand Bell Film Festival following the Blue Dragon Film Awards, expressed her feelings through her agency IHQ on December 12th, saying, “Receiving a series of meaningful awards has become my driving force. It has been an emotional year.”
Kim Hye Yoon received the Best New Actress Award for her performance in the movie “The Girl on a Bulldozer” at the 58th Grand Bell Awards Film Festival held on December 9th. This is her second Best New Actress Award following the 43rd Blue Dragon Film Awards held on November 25th.
When “The Girl on a Bulldozer” was released, Kim Hye Yoon drew attention by making a bold acting transformation in her first big-screen leading role. She even had a dragon tattooed on her arm to break away from her school girl image that she has had over the years. Thanks to this impressive transformation, Kim Hye Yoon is establishing herself as an actress who shines more than anyone else in 2022.
Kim Hye Yoon said, “I have been able to celebrate the end of the year more happily than anyone else this year by receiving another meaningful award. Thanks to Hye Young of ‘The Girl on a Bulldozer’, actress Kim Hye Yoon was able to grow to the next level.”
She continued, “I will become an actor who shows a different side of me as I grow every year without complacency.”
Kim Hye Yoon debuted in KBS 2TV’s drama’s “Samsaengi” in 2013, followed by the role of Kang Ye Seo in JTBC’s hit drama “SKY Castle” in 2018 and imprinted her presence in the public. In 2019, she signed an exclusive contract with IHQ and has been very active since then.