Han Ji-hye is a South Korean actress who landed her first leading role in Sweet 18 (2003). She also starred in a very popular daily drama Likeable or Not (2007). Han then displayed newfound maturity and great improvement in her acting in the 2008 epic drama East of Eden. She won many awards and nominations such as Best New Actress in KBS Drama Awards and 40th Baeksang Arts Awards in 2003; Best Female Newcomer in a Variety Show in MBC Entertainment Awards (2004) and so on.
Han had her entertainment debut as a modeo then started acting with supporting roles in TV dramas such as Summer Scent (2003).
Han Ji-hye was in a four-year relationship with Lee Dong-gun, the lead male character in Sweet 18 and My Boyfriend is Type B before they broke up in 2008. In 2010, she married public prosecutor Jung Hyuk-joon.