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Gook Ji-yeon (Hangul: 국지연, born April 17, 1984 in South Korea) is a South Korean actress and model. She is best known for playing Choi Jin-hee in the 2009 series, Boys Over Flowers.


Early life[]

She was born on April 17, 1984 in South Korea.[1] Gook studied at Dongduk Women's University.[2][3]


In 2006, Gook made her debut as a model for CF green tea.[4] She appeared in the morning drama, You are Very Good (난 네게 반했어) in 2008.[5] Gook later gained popularity for portraying Choi Jin-hee in Boys Over Flowers (2009). The same month, she signed a one-year exclusive modelling deal with Coreana Cosmetics.[6][7] Later that year, Gook had a small role in the film, Castaway on the Moon.[8] She made a cameo in The Woman Who Still Wants to Marry starring Boys Over Flowers costar Kim Bum in 2010.[9] The same year, she had a supporting role in the morning drama, The Scarlet Letter.[10] In 2014, Gook appeared in the film, Awaiting playing a therapist.[11]


Television dramas

Year Title Role Notes
2008 You are Very Good
2009 Boys Over Flowers Choi Jin-hee
2010 The Woman Who Still Wants to Marry Oh Se-na Episode 15
The Scarlet Letter Jin Jin-joo
2014 Bride of the Century Model Episode 16


Year Title Role Notes
2006 Heart Is... Travel agent
2009 Castaway on the Moon Fantasy girl
2010 The Brass Quintet
2014 Awaiting Therapist


  • She has the same birthday as Boys Over Flowers costar Lee Si-young but Gook is two years younger.

  • Gook had a guest appearance in The Woman Who Still Wants to Marry (2010) starring Kim Bum.

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