Jung Yoo Jin (Eugene Jung)

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Jung Yoo Jin - Biography, Profile, Career, and Facts

Jung Yoo Jin, or also well-known as Jung Eugene, is a South Korean actress and model.

She’s best recognized for her roles in various Korean drama series such as Heard It Through the Grapevine (2015), Moorim School (2016), and Snowdrop (2021-2022).


Jung Yoo Jin first jumped into the entertainment industry when she joined YG Entertainment as a model.

Initially, she was cast during her middle school year. At that time, this amazing model was cast as a street fashion model.

After becoming a model for YG KPlus, her name became more popular.

Her modeling career then improved and she successfully became a model for a lot of popular brands, such as DKNY, Chanel, Fendi, LV, and Marc Jacobs.

In 1995, she debuted as a movie actress as a supporting character for 301/302. One year later, she appeared again in a movie called Beat.

Coming back into the modeling field, Yoo Jin then joined I Am a Model Season 4 in 2008. In that competition, she won as the second winner.

Seven years later, in 2015, she finally debuted as a K-Drama actress for Heard It Through the Grapevine. This role made her gain some attention from K-Drama lovers.

In 2016, she grew her acting career by starring in Moorim School.

Not only that, but she also appeared as a supporting character for W, Woman with a Suitcase, and Weightlifting Fairy Kim Bok Joo.

After appearing in several dramas, Yoo Jin then decided to move into FNC Entertainment to expand her career in the acting industry in 2018.

She then continued her acting career by starring in Romance Is A Bonus Book (2019), Catch the Ghost (2019), and Snowdrop (2021).

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  • Real Name: Jung Yoo Jin (정유진)
  • Stage Name: Jung Yoo Jin (정유진)
  • Also Known as: Jeong Yoo Jin / Jeong Yu Jin / Eugene Jung / Jung Eugene
  • Nickname: –
  • Birthday: February 19, 1989
  • Birthplace: South Korea
  • Zodiac Sign: Pisces
  • Nationality: South Korean
  • Religion: –
  • Profession: Actress, Model
  • Education: Dongduk Women’s University
  • Hobbies: Watching movies, Pilates
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  • Instagram: @eugene__jung
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Height, Weight, & Physical Appearances 

  • Height: 176 cm (5’7″)
  • Weight: –
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  • Hair Color: Black
  • Eye Color: Black
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  • Father: –
  • Mother: –
  • Brother: –
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Boyfriend & Dating History

She has never been involved in any publicly known relationship nor rumored to date anyone. She most likely prefers to keep her personal and dating life private.

Net Worth 

Even though she is yet to disclose the actual amount of her net worth to the public, multiple sources estimated the amount to be around $1 million to $5 million.

She appears to earn most of her income through working as an actress in the South Korean entertainment industry.

Plastic Surgery

There is no known information on whether she has undergone any cosmetic surgery to alter her appearance.


  • Yoo Jin loves to do pilates.
  • She idolizes Marion Cotillard, a popular French actress.
  • Her ideal fashion style is something that’s comfortable for her.
  • She has a mother who works as a calligraphy teacher.
  • Yoo Jin’s calligraphy is very beautiful.
  • She is good at swimming and playing the piano.
  • Yoo Jin learned calligraphy, swimming, and piano when she was still in elementary school.
  • She loves playing basketball, but she’s not very good.
  • She usually plays basketball that is located near the Han River.
  • She would love to be a model until next time.
  • When debuted as an actress, Yoo Jin felt like she has her own second life.
  • Actually, she was scared of hanging out and she was more home bird in her earlier life.
  • She loves cooking, inviting her friends into her home, or watching a movie when she has spare time.
  • Yoo Jin is good at making cold noodles.
  • Her favorite foods are stir-fried noodles, Japanese cuisine, and also hot-pot dishes.
  • She is always an active person.
  • Her ideal type is…

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  • A Year-End Medley (2021), as Catharine (young)
  • A Little Princess (2019), as Hwang Sook (adult) (cameo)
  • Tune in for Love (2019), as Hyun Joo
  • Like for Likes (2016), as lead female actress

Drama Series 

  • DNA Lover (TV Chosun | 2024), as Jang Mi Eun
  • Celebrity (Netflix | 2023), as Choi Bom (ep.7-8)
  • All That We Loved (TVING | 2023), as Han So Yeon (adult)
  • Curtain Call (KBS2 | 2022), as Song Hyo Jin
  • Remarriage & Desires (Netflix | 2022), as Jin Yoo Hui
  • Snowdrop (JTBC | 2021-2022), as Jang Han Na
  • Catch The Ghost (tvN | 2019), as Ha Ma Ri
  • Romance is a Bonus Book (tvN | 2019), as Song Hae Rin
  • Still 17 (SBS | 2018), as Hee Soo
  • Something in the Rain (JTBC | 2018), as Kang Se Young
  • W: Two Worlds Apart (MBC | 2016), as Yoon So Hee
  • Moorim School (KBS2 | 2016), as Hwang Sun A
  • My First Time (OnStyle | 2015), as Ryoo Se Hyun
  • Heard It Through the Grapevine (SBS | 2015), as Jang Hyun Soo

TV Shows

  • Fashion Lab (YGK+ TV ⏐ 2014), as herself 
  • Inspire Now (Elle TV ⏐ 2014), as herself

Music Video Appearances 

  • Still Love You (2018) – F.T. Island Lee Hongki and N.Flying Yoo Hwiseung
  • Crazy (2017) – Han Dong Geun
  • Sweet (Brand New Mix) (2014) – Lena Park feat. Verbal Jint
  • Skeleton (2014) – Super Junior Donghae & Eunhyuk
  • V.V.I.P (2011) – Seungri



Who is Jung Yoo Jin?

She is a South Korean actress and model.

Who is Jung Yoo Jin’s real name?

Her real name is Jung Yoo Jin (정유진)

What makes Jung Yoo Jin famous?

She’s best recognized for her roles in various Korean drama series such as Heard It Through the Grapevine (2015), Moorim School (2016), and Snowdrop (2021-2022).

Where is Jung Yoo Jin from?

She was born in South Korea.

How old is Jung Yoo Jin?

She was born in 1989, and she is 36 years old as of 2025.

When does Jung Yoo Jin celebrate her birthday?

She celebrates on the 19th of every February.

How tall is Jung Yoo Jin?

Her height is 5’7″ or 170 cm.

Who are Jung Yoo Jin’s parents?

She did not reveal the names of her father and mother.

Is Jung Yoo Jin married?

She is not married. Furthermore, there is no information on whether she is in a relationship or not.

Who is Jung Yoo Jin’s ex-boyfriend?

Her ex-boyfriend is not known.

How rich is Jung Yoo Jin?

Her net worth is around $1 million to $5 million.

What is Jung Yoo Jin’s nationality?

Her nationality is South Korean.

As a senior model, she is very legendary. And as an actress, she is very enchanting. Jung Yoo Jin is such a masterpiece!