Park Shin-hye: Marriage, Career & Net Worth

Park Shin-hye is a South Korean actress mostly known for her role in Korea’s 7th all-time highest-grossing movie, Miracle in Cell No. 7.

She was ranked 12th in Forbes Korea Power Celebrity List in 2017. Moreover, Park is considered one of the best actresses of her generation.

Shin-hye currently married her lover Choi Tae-joon and is rumored to be having a baby boy as she was seen holding a “Hello Baby Biy” ballon.

Park Shin-hye in a traditional attire
Park Shin-hye in a traditional attire

Moreover, you might also know the actress from Heirs and Pinocchio, a TV series.

This article will provide detailed information about marriage, family, career, and struggles, about the versatile Korean actress.

Quick Facts

Full Name Park Shin-hye
Nicknames Park, Park Pig, Hacci, Alice, Randy-Shinhye
Date of Birth February 18, 1990
Age 32 Years Old
Zodiac Sign Aquarius
Place of Birth Nam District, Gwangju, South Korea
Current Residence Seoul, South Korea
Profession Actress, Singer
Active years 2003-present
Nationality South Korean
Father Park Sin-won
Mother Jo Mi-sook
Sibling 1
Marital Status Married
Spouse Choi Tae-joon
Children
School Youngpa Girl’s High School
College/ University Chung-Ang University
Languages Korean, Mandarin, English
Religion Christianity
Ethnicity Korean
Hobbies wakeboard, ride a bicycle, flower decoration
Food Habit Vegetarian
Favorite Food Cabbage leaves
Sports Fishing, baseball, bowling, kickboxing, billiards
Favorite Celebrity Jang Keun-suk
Favorite Holiday Destination Grand Canyon
Favorite Color Pink
Height In feet: 5ft 6in
In centimeters: 168 cm
Weight In Kilograms: 52 kg
In Pounds: 115 lbs
Body Measurements 31-24-33 inches
Shoe Size 6 US
Dress Size 2 US
Hair Color Dyed Red
Eye Color Black
Net Worth $8 million
Social Media InstagramFacebook, Twitter
Last Updated June 2022

Park Shin-hye: Early Life, Education, and Family

Park Shin-hye was born in the Nam District of Gwangju, South Korea, on February 18, 1990.

She was raised alongside her older brother Park Shin-won in Songpa District, Seoul, by her parents Park Sin-won and Jo Mi-sook.

Moreover, it is also known that Park’s family follows Christianity. Park and her family moved to Seoul when she was just 11 years old.

Sadly, much detail about her parents is not known, but it is known that Hacci’s brother is a K-pop guitarist and a fabulous music composer.

In addition, Park Pig attended the Hak-Kang Elementary School while her family was still in Gwangju.

Similarly, after relocating to Songpa district, her parents enrolled Alice in Youngpa Girls High School.

Also, Park showed her potential of becoming an actress as she reached sixth grade. Therefore, her English teacher suggested Park for auditioning in Lee Seung-hwan’s Dream Factory.

Additionally, she made her debut music video appearance in Lee’s music video, Flower.

Park Shin-hye childhood photos
Park Shin-hye childhood photos

Interestingly, Randy-Shinhye enrolled in Chung-Ang University and studied Theater after high school.

Additionally, Park joined the University in 2009 and graduated on February 15, 2016.

The Chung-Ang University awarded Park a service award as an artist ambassador for the University at the annual convocation ceremony.

Park Shin-hye: Age, Height, and Weight

The SBS Drama Award winner Park is currently 32.

In addition, she is 5 feet 6 inches tall and weighs about 52 Kilograms.

Likewise, Alice has a body measurement of 31-24-33 inches. This actress wears 6 US-sized shoes and 2 US-sized dresses.

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Park Shin-hye: Career

Early Career

Randy-Shinhye began her career in 2003 as she was chosen among 250 children to play the role of a young Choi Ji-woo in Stairway to Heaven, a popular K-drama back then!

Her next role came in Very Merry Christmas in 2004, where she played the role of a rebellious teenager.

Similarly, in 2004, Park Pig was cast in series such as Nonstop 4, If Wait for the Next Train Again, and Not Alone.

Furthermore, in 2005, Park was cast in four different series, of which two were MBC TV Drama Specials.

Alice made a guest appearance in three episodes of Seoul 1945 and did a cameo role in Rainbow Romance.

Most importantly, Shin-hye made her debut as an adult in a leading role in 2006 Tree of Heaven, a South Korean-Japanese melodrama.

Additionally, the critics positively acclaimed Park’s incredible performance in the melodrama; she became more famous as the series was aired in Japan also.

Furthermore, Park started to get a lot of casting roles in 2007 and chose to be part of Prince Hours, Several Question That Make Us Happy & Kincheed Radish Cubes.

Similarly, in 2008, Shin-hye was cast as Arisu in Bicheonmu and Go Mi-nam in You’re Beautiful.

Most importantly, Hacci got the chance to make a cameo role in My Girlfriend Is a Nine-Tailed Fox.

Following her massive fame, in 2010, the directors cast her in High Kick Through the Roof to Park.

In 2011, the talented actress was also featured in the Taiwanese drama named Hayate the Combat Butler.

Park Pig became a global sensation as she cameoed in an episode of The King of Dramas in 2012.

Major TV Series

Moreover, in 2013, Alice was cast in 3 incredible series titled My Cute Guys, Fabulous Boys, and The Heirs.

Additionally, Park starred alongside Lee Min-ho in Heirs, which has a rating of 7.5/10 by IMDb.

From 2014 to 2015, Sin-hye landed the leading role alongside Lee Jong-suk in Pinocchio.

Besides, with global success in Pinocchio, fans were in love with Park’s dynamic and versatile acting style.

In addition, in 2016, Park Pig made three cameos in “Entertainer,” “Gogh, The Starry Night,” and “The Doctors.”

In 2017, the South Korean was cast as Yoo Hye-jung in Temperature of Love.

Likewise, her recent roles come in Memories of the Alhambra in 2018 and Sisyphus: The Myth in 2021.

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Documentaries and Music

The actress has managed to make her mark in K-drama and movies! Park made her movie debut in Love Phobia, where she was cast as Byeon-ja.

In 2007, Hacci acted in Evil Twin as So-yeon/Hyo-jin. Moreover, she took a break from acting in movies and made her return after three years in 2010.

Most importantly, she acted in two movies in 2010, Cyrano Agency and Green Days: Dinosaur and I.

In 2012, Park was cast as herself in the short film, Waiting for Jang Joon-hwan.

Additionally, in 2013, she was selected by the casting team to act in Miracle in Cell No. 7, which made her incredibly famous overnight.

The same year she acted in another short film titled, One Perfect Day.

From 2014 to 2016, Shin-hye was cast in The Royal Tailor, The Beauty Inside, and My Annoying Brother.

Similarly, in 2017, this actress portrayed the role of Choi Hee-jung in Heart Blackened. Moreover, recently in 2020, she acted in #Alive and The Call.

Surprisingly, in 2012, she appeared in MBC Music’s, Music and Lyrics and was a cast member with Yoo Gun.

In 2018, she was featured in TVN’s Little Cabin in the Woods. The actress has also appeared in five documentaries from 2009 to 2020.

Likewise, the documentaries in which Park Shin-hye have featured are:

  • STOP HUNGER
  • Humanimal
  • Photo Camping Log
  • If City Park Shin Hye in New Caledonia
  • If City Park Shin Hye Healing Trip to Hong Kong.

The actress has also appeared in multiple music videos with some recognizable K-pop artists over the years.

Additionally, Park has been a host of five different award ceremonies.

In 2014, she hosted the SBS Drama Awards alongside Lee Hwi-jae and Park Seo-joon.

Park Shin-hye: Endorsements

After becoming a global sensation, Park was chosen as the brand ambassador of many companies.

After her incredible performance in Pinocchio, the brands like Mamonde and Bruno Magli immediately endorsed Park.

Likewise, Shin-hye has partnered with international brands like Milet, Bench, and Swarovski to increase her income dynamically.

Most importantly, Visa chose Park to be its model, making her the first Korean star to be chosen as a Visa model.

Recently, Olivia Burton chose Park to become its first-ever Korean brand ambassador.

Park Shin-hye: Love Life

Despite being under the limelight, Park has managed to keep her personal love life relatively hidden.

In 2014, Shin-hye and Lee Min-ho were rumored to be dating after their onscreen time in The Heirs.

But, the rumors were quashed as the agencies representing Shin-hye and Lee stated that they were not dating.

Likewise, the cute Park was also rumored to be dating Pinocchio co-star Lee Jong-suk as fans loved their chemistry in the series.

Furthermore, both Lee and Park stated that they were just close friends and nothing above that!

In 2017, Choi Tae-joon and Park Shin-hye enjoyed their vacations together.

But, still, both of their agencies denied the romance between the two.

Likewise, in 2018, Park confirmed in an interview that she had been dating Choi Tae-joon since 2017.

Park Shin-hye: Marriage 

Park and Choi dated from 2017 to 2021! But, they aren’t breaking up; they are taking their relationship to another level by marrying.

In addition, on November 23, 2021, Alice announced that she was pregnant with Choi’s child.

Furthermore, the actress also disclosed that they will get married very soon.

Pre-wedding-image-of-Park-Shin-hye-and-Choi-Tae-joon
Pre-wedding image of Park Shin-hye and Choi Tae-joon

Surprisingly, Park Shin-hye and Choi Tae-joon married on January 22, 2022.

They married in a closed ceremony attended by some of their close friends and family in a church in Seoul.

Some of the guests who made it to their wedding are Lee Min Ho, D.O, Lee Hong Ki, Zico, Chang Sung, and other celebrities from the Korean industry.

Interestingly, they are rumored to be having a baby boy as she was seen holding a “Hello Baby Biy” ballon.

Park Shin-hye: Diet Plan

Park has some serious diet plans. The actress consumes around 300 calories only per day.

In her breakfast, Shin-hye eats cucumber and a glass of fat-free milk.

Furthermore, the slim and fit actress eats a bowl of rice with two cabbage leaves and some other vegetables for her lunch.

Likewise, Alice likes to eat cucumber and two cabbage leaves for dinner.

Additionally, it is also known that Park Pig workouts about 4 to 5 times a week to maintain her slim figure.

Moreover, her workout mostly consists of dancing and cardio.

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Park Shin-hye: Charity

The hot & cute actress is charming and generous at the same time. Park Pig is a woman filled with kindness towards all the people.

She is an active participant in various charitable organizations. Furthermore, she has taken part in some fundraising events hosted by Good Friends Save Children (GFSC).

Sin-hye has also been a part of the Lovely Hands campaign organized by the Lotte Department Store.

In 2009, she founded the Sinhye’s Centre in Ghana, including a library and audiovisual hall.

Similarly, in 2011, Hacci started the Starlight Angel Project which helps needy children in Korea and abroad.

Additionally, she extended her foundation in Manila, Philipines, and sponsored a child named Abanne.

Likewise, in 2016, Alice became a Korea Food for Hungry International’s Philanthropy Club member.

Furthermore, these club members provide $85 thousand to the organization for feeding the poor.

Moreover, in December 2018, Park donated 20 washing machines (costing 50 million won) to wash fire-retardant clothing.

Surprisingly, LG Electronics installed a dryer for each washing machine Shin-hye donated.

Most importantly, Randy-Shinhye won the Philanthropic Celebrity of the year in 2019.

Park Shin-hye: Net Worth

The Arm Pillow singer Park Shin-hye has an estimated net worth of approximately $8 million.

Besides, her primary source of income is from acting in movies/series, hosting, and appearing in music videos.

Shin-hye also earns royalties from brand endorsements and sponsorships.

Park Shin-hye: Social Media Presence

Park Shin-hye is quite famous on Instagram; she has around 13 million followers.

Park Shin-hye striking a posePark Shin-hye striking a pose
Park Shin-hye is striking a pose.

She also has a Facebook page and has over 484k followers. Similarly, this Korean actress also has a Twitter account.

Park Shin-hye: Fun Facts

  • She has three pets, a cat named Haeri and two dogs named Nori & Bongji.
  • Shin-hye wanted to become a police officer when she was in the first grade.
  • Likewise, Park loves baseball and got the nickname Randy-Shinhye.
  • Park opened a restaurant for her parents from her savings; her parents own the restaurant currently!
  • The actress won the Best Child Actress Award for her incredible role in Stairway to Heaven.

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Park Shin-hye: FAQs

Is Park Shin-hye married?

Yes, Park Shin-hye recently married Choi Tae-joon on January 22, 2022. Surprisingly, the couple had been dating since 2017.

Additionally, in November 2021, Park announced that she was pregnant with Choi’s child.

Who manages Park Shin-hye?

Park is managed by an agency called SALT Entertainment.

In addition, the agency also manages celebrities like Kim Jong-hwa, Kim Ji-won, and Hong Seung Bum.

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