Song Ji Hyo is a South Korean TV and film actress. She became a full-time member of the show “Running Man” after appearing in the 2nd episode. Ji Hyo gained international fame for being the only female member of the show, which made her popularity rise across Asia.
Song Ji Hyo’s birth name is Cheon Seong Im, but she later legalized her name to be Cheon Soo Yeon. Before Ji Hyo debuted as an actress, she was a model for Kiki Magazine. She made her feature film acting debut in the 2003 Korean horror film “Wishing Stairs”, and had her first lead role in the 2004 crime thriller “Some”.
Ji Hyo rumored in February 2012 that she had been dating Baek Chang Joo for 3 months at the time, who is also the CEO of C-JeS Entertainment. In July 2015, she officially confirmed that she is no longer with her former boyfriend, and decided to part ways with her management agency, C-JeS Entertainment, following the expiration of her contract.
Her latest film released after the start of the pandemic COVID-19 in March 2020 in South Korea was “Intruder”, which received a positive response from moviegoers even though it was released during the pandemic.