Jang Yoon Ju debuted as a model in 1997 when she was only seventeen years old. She had grown into one of the most successful models in South Korea.
She was chosen to host the TV show Korea’s Next Top Model in 2013. Besides modeling, she also has the talent for singing and had released her first two albums in 2008 and 2011 respectively.
Her journey did not stop there. She began her acting career in 2015, playing a significant role in the movie Veteran, before taking a temporary break from the small-screens realm.
Four years later, in 2019, she came back as an actress in the drama series Perfume. Her role was considered minor, but it was one of the most memorable experiences for her.
She became one of the most sought-after celebrities in South Korea and she started receiving a lot of invitations to feature in several TV shows.
The TV shows in question include Baby Singer (2022), Running Girls (2020), We Play: Season 2 (2020), Movie Room Season 2 (2019), and many others.
- Real Name: Jang Yoon Ju (장윤주)
- Stage Name: Jang Yoon Ju (장윤주)
- Also Known as: Jang Yoon Joo, Jang Yun Ju
- Nickname: Yoon Ju (윤주)
- Birthday: November 7, 1980
- Birthplace: Seoul, South Korea
- Zodiac Sign: Scorpio
- Nationality: South Korean
- Height: 171 cm (5’7”)
- Weight: 56 kg (123 lbs)
- Blood Type: –
- Religion: –
- Professions: Actress, Model, Television Personality, Singer, Songwriter
- Education: Seoul Pungnap Elementary School, Seoul Institute of the Arts (Film)
- Hobbies: –
- Parents: Maeng Seon Jae (Mother), Jang Dong Soo (Father)
- Siblings: –
- Husband: Jung Seung Min (Married 2015 – )
- Facebook: JANGYOONJU
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- Instagram: @yoonjujang
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- Yoon Ju debuted as a model at the age of seventeen.
- Her husband, Jung Seung Min, is an entrepreneur.
- She is four years older than her husband, Jung Seung Min.
- Yoon Ju has a daughter named Jung Lisa who was born in 2017.
- She once posed alongside top models, Kate Moss and Carla Bruni.
- Yoon Ju has a lot of Korean friends who live in Singapore.
- She loves fashion.
- Yoon Ju likes doing photoshoots and photo selections.
- She said she is most comfortable when she is doing modeling.
- Yoon Ju does not like repetitive jobs.
- Her ideal type is…
- Her net worth is around…
- One Win (2022), as the main role
- Three Sisters (2021), as Mi Ok
- Citizen Deok Hee (2021), as Sook Ja
- Veteran (2015), as Miss Bong
- Money Heist: Korea – Joint Economic Area (Netflix | 2022), as Nairobi
- Perfume (KBS2 | 2019), as self
- Seoul Check-in (tvN | 2022), as a guest
- Baby Singer (KBS2 | 2022), as a regular member
- Running Girls (Mnet | 2020), as the main host
- We Play: Season 2 (Prime Video | 2020), as a guest
- Movie Room Season 2 (JTBC | 2019), as the main host
- Hangout with Yoo (MBC | 2019), as a guest
- Player 7 (tvN | 2019), as a guest
- Boss in the Mirror (KBS2 | 2019), as a guest
- Get It Beauty 2019 (On Style | 2019), as the main host
- Weekend Playlist (tvN | 2018), as a regular member
- Problem Child in House (KBS2 | 2018), as a guest
- Happy Together: Season 4 (KBS2 | 2018), as a guest
- Pajama Friends (Lifetime | 2018), as the main host
- The Secret Garden (tvN | 2018), as the main host
- Movie Room (JTBC | 2018), as a guest
- Omniscient Interfering View (MBC | 2018), as a guest
- Get It Beauty 2018 (On Style | 2018), as the main host
- Newlyweds Diary: Season 2 (tvN | 2017), as a regular member
- Same Bed, Different Dreams 2: You Are My Destiny (SBS | 2017), as a guest
- Life Bar (tvN | 2016), as a guest
- Let’s Eat Dinner Together (JTBC | 2016), as a guest
- Knowing Bros (JTBC | 2015), as a guest
- Kim Je Dong’s Talk To You (JTBC | 2015), as a guest
- Korea’s Next Top Model Season 5 (On Style | 2014), as the main host
- Abnormal Summit: Season 1 (JTBC | 2014), as a guest
- Korea’s Next Top Model Season 4 (On Style | 2013), as the main host
- I Live Alone (MBC | 2013), as a guest
- Healing Camp (SBS | 2011), as a guest
- Running Man (SBS | 2010), as a guest
- Live Talk Show Taxi (tvN | 2007), as a guest
- Happy Together: Season 3 (KBS2 | 2007), as a guest
- Radio Star (MBC | 2007), as a guest
- I Am A Model Season 1 (Mnet | 2006), as the main host
- Infinite Challenge (MBC | 2005), as a guest
Music Video Appearances
- Black Mamba (2020) – aespa
- Bad Girls (2015) – Lee Hyori
- Good Person (2001) – Toy
- 2021 Golden Cinematography Awards – Jury’s Special Award – Three Sisters
- 2021 Asian Film Awards – Best Supporting Actress – Three Sisters
- 2021 Baeksang Arts Awards – Best New Actress (Film) – Three Sisters
- 2021 Blue Dragon Film Awards – Best Supporting Actress – Three Sisters
- 2021 Chunsa Film Art Awards – Best New Actress – Three Sisters
- 2015 Grand Bell Awards – Best Supporting Actress – Veteran
- 2015 Grand Bell Awards – Best New Actress – Veteran
Jang Yoon Ju is a multifaceted celebrity in South Korea. Fans all over the world are more than ready to see her soar to greater heights as she stars in her career.