Before Park Joo Mi was known for being an iconic South Korean actress, she started her career in the entertainment industry as a model for Asiana Airlines.
In 1990, Joo Mi made her first debut on TV screen by becoming a supporting character in a K-Drama series, Our Paradise.
One year later, she appeared again in another series, Eyes of Dawn (1991).
Her first debut on a big-screen movie was happened when she acted for A Little Lover (1994) as a supporting role.
From that year, Joo Mi continued her acting career on TV series by becoming a supporting character for various series, such as Jo Gwang Jo (1996), Dad Is the Boss (1996), Angel In My Heart (1997), Song of the Wind (1998), School 2 (1999), and Housewife’s Rebellion (2000).
This Libra actress got her first main role in 2001, when she was trusted to star in Ladies of the Palace.
After starring in that drama, she made a temporary retirement decision for her acting career to focus on her family until 2010.
In 2010, she cameback to the acting industry and appeared in the movie Man of Vendetta, followed by her appearance in TV series Believe in Love (2011).
Later, she continued her career in drama series by appearing in The Great King’s Dream (2012), The Flower in Prison (2016), and My ID is Gangnam Beauty (2018).
Her name began to be popular again after she starred in Love (ft. Marriage and Divorce) from 2021 to 2022.
- Real Name: Park Joo Mi (박주미)
- Stage Name: Park Joo Mi (박주미)
- Nickname: Joo Mi
- Birthday: October 5, 1972
- Birthplace: Seoul, South Korea
- Zodiac Sign: Libra
- Nationality: South Korean
- Height: 163 cm (5’3″)
- Weight: 42 kg (92 lbs)
- Blood Type: A
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- Profession: Actress
- Education: Seoul Institute of the Arts (Majored in Broadcasting and Entertainment), Sungkyunkwan University (Majored in Film, TV and Multimedia)
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- Husband: Lee Jang Won (Married 2001)
- Children: Lee Taesung, Lee Hyunseung
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- Joo Mi is under Studio Santa Claus Entertainment.
- She once got into a car accident while filming The King’s Dream (2012).
- Because of that car accident, Joo Mi had to drop out from the series to get medical treatment.
- Joo Mi never got a plastic surgery.
- But she once had a botox treatment to maintain her fresh and young looks.
- Her anti-aging secret is to use an eye cream everytime she sees wrinkles on her face.
- Joo Mi loves to use an anti-aging cream around her lips and mouth.
- Lee Jang Won, her husband, works as a successful businessman.
- She chooses children over work.
- Her ideal type is…
- Unfinished (2018), as Shin Eun Sook
- The Last Princess (2016), as Royal Concubine Gwiin Yang
- Man of Vendetta (2010), as Park Min Kyoung
- A Little Lover (1994), as O So Yeong
- Kang-Koo’s Story (SBS | 2014), as Moon Sook
- Love ft. Marriage & Divorce Season 3 (TV Chosun | 2022), as Sa Pi Young
- Love ft. Marriage & Divorce Season 2 (TV Chosun | 2021), as Sa Pi Young
- Love ft. Marriage & Divorce (TV Chosun | 2021), as Sa Pi Young
- My ID is Gangnam Beauty (JTBC | 2018), as Na Hye Sung
- Come and Hug Me (MBC | 2018), as Ji Hye Won
- The Flower in Prison (MBC | 2016), as Jung Nan Jung
- Blood (KBS2 | 2015), as Han Sun Young (Ji Sang’s mother)
- King’s Dream (KBS | 2012), as Queen Sundeok
- Gentleman’s Dignity (SBS | 2012), as Kim Eun Hee
- My Love, My Family (KBS2 | 2011), as Seo Hye Jin
- Ladies of the Palace (SBS | 2001-2002), as Ok Mae Hyang
- Ahjumma (MBC | 2001), as Jang Ah Young
- Heo Joon (MBC | 1999-2000), as Kong Bin
- School 2 (KBS | 1999-2000), as Kim Jung In
- The Angel Within (KBS2 | 1997)
- Jo Gwang-jo (KBS2 | 1996), as Queen Janggyeong
- Three Families Under One Roof (MBC | 1994), as Im Ji Ae
- Eyes of Dawn (MBC | 1991), as Shin Ji Yi
- Our Paradise (MBC | 1990), as Park Young Joo
- The Swan Club (KBS2 | 2017), as cast member
- 반달이 준 선물 (KBS1 | 2014), as host
- Yeo Yoo Man Man with Lee Hong-ryeol and Park Joo-mi (KBS2 | 2003-2005), as host
- Scoop Entertainment City (MBC | 1996), as host
- Today Is a Good Day (MBC | 1995), as host
- Between Night and Music (KBS2 | 1994), as host
- Asia Artist Awards 2021 – Best Actor Award – Park Joo Mi
- KBS Drama Awards 2011 – Excellence Award, Actress in a Serial Drama – Believe in Love
Even though Park Joo Mi already established her acting career for many years ago, she is still humble and do everything she loves to do. Salute!