Yeom Hye-ran

Yeom Hye-ran
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Yeom in Dec 2019
Born (1976-10-30) October 30, 1976 (age 45)
Other namesYum Hye-ran
EducationSeoul Women's University - Department of Korean Language & Literature
Years active1999–present
AgentAce Factory[1](2019–present)

Signal Entertainment Group

Korean name
Revised RomanizationYeom Hyeran
McCune–ReischauerYŏm Hyeran

Yeom Hye-ran (born October 30, 1976) is a South Korean actress.[2]


Yeom began her career in theater in 1999 and made her screen debut in 2003. She has since played supporting roles in film and television, notably Dear My Friends (2016), I Can Speak (2017), Life (2018), When the Camellia Blooms, Innocent Witness (2019), Chocolate (2019-2020) and The Uncanny Counter (2020-2021).



Year Title Role Notes
2003 Memories of Murder So-hyeon's mother
2004 Fighter in the Wind Circus troupe middle-aged woman
2006 Les Formidables Teacher Gong
2007 Our Town Rice cake vendor
Secret Sunshine Husband's family member
2008 Open City Garbage bag woman 1
2010 71: Into the Fire Fierce nurse
2011 Always Beauty parlor owner
2012 All About My Wife
2014 Sea Fog Shipowner's wife
2015 The Magician Nanny
Salut d'Amour Milk woman
2017 I Can Speak Jin Joo-daek
Man of Will Visitor
2018 Golden Slumber Store middle-aged woman
Sovereign Default
2019 Innocent Witness Mi-ran [3]
Another Child Pregnant woman's mom
Miss & Mrs. Cops [3]
Juror 8 [4]
Kim Ji-young: Born 1982 Woman with scarf in the past Cameo
Baseball Girl Shin Hae-sook
2020 Best Friend Woman from Yeosu
Secret Garden Jung won's aunt Independent Film[5]
2021 I Mi-ja
New Year Blues Yong-mi
Recalled [6][7]
Black Light Young-nam
Taeil Tae-il's Mother Animated Film[8][9]
2022 Special Cargo Mi-young [10]
TBA Citizen Deok Hee Bong-rim
Ung-nam-i Jang Gyeong-sook Documentary film[11]

Television series[]

Year Title Role Network Notes
2016 Dear My Friends Kim Soon-young tvN [12]
The K2 Housekeeper
2016–2017 Guardian: The Lonely and Great God Ji Yeon-suk
2017 Queen for Seven Days Chae-kyung's personal nursemaid KBS2 [13]
Live Up to Your Name Restaurant owner tvN Special appearance
Prison Playbook Yoo Han-yang's mother
The Most Beautiful Goodbye Yang-soon
2018 Live Sang-soo's mother
Lawless Lawyer Nam Soon-ja
Life Kang Kyung-ah JTBC [14]
2019 When the Camellia Blooms Hong Ja-yeong KBS2
2019–2020 Chocolate Nurse Ha JTBC
2020 Hospital Playlist Min-young's mother tvN Special appearance
Mystic Pop-up Bar God of the Underworld JTBC
SF8 Choi Jung-gil MBC Episode: "The Prayer"
2020–2021 The Uncanny Counter Choo Mae-ok OCN
2022 Alchemy of Souls mysterious middle-aged woman tvN Cameo[15]

Web series[]

Year Title Role Ref.
2014 Love Cells Dae-chung's landlord
2022 Juvenile Justice Oh Seon-ja
TBA Mask Girl Kim Kyung-ja [16]
The Glory Kang Hyeon-nam [17]


Year Title
2010 감포 사는 분이 덕이 열수
2015 The Boy in the Last Row
'night, Mother
2017 복사꽃 지면 송화 날리고

Awards and nominations[]

Year Award Category Nominated work Result Ref.
2017 38th Blue Dragon Film Awards Best Supporting Actress I Can Speak Nominated [18]
2018 54th Baeksang Arts Awards Best Supporting Actress (Film) Nominated [19]
2019 55th Baeksang Arts Awards Innocent Witness Nominated [20]
KBS Drama Awards Best Supporting Actress When the Camellia Blooms Won [21]
Best Couple with Oh Jung-se Won
2020 56th Baeksang Arts Awards Best Supporting Actress (TV) Nominated [22]
56th Grand Bell Awards Best Supporting Actress Innocent Witness Nominated
2021 7th APAN Star Awards Best Supporting Actress When the Camellia Blooms Nominated
57th Baeksang Arts Awards Best Supporting Actress (TV) The Uncanny Counter Won [23][24]
8th Wildflower Film Awards Best Actress Black Light Nominated [25]
30th Buil Film Awards Best Supporting Actress Nominated [26]


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  2. ^ "KMDb - 한국영화데이터베이스". (in Korean).
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  4. ^ "'배심원들', 문소리·박형식 등 캐스팅 완료 '크랭크인'". 뉴스핌 (in Korean). 2018-07-09.
  5. ^ Park Jae-hwan (July 9, 2022). "[독립영화관] 비밀의 정원 (박선주 감독 2020)" [[Independent Cinema] Secret Garden (Director Park Seon-joo 2020)] (in Korean). KBS Media. Retrieved July 9, 2022 – via Naver.
  6. ^ "RECALLED". Retrieved September 9, 2020.
  7. ^ "김강우X서예지, 감성스릴러 '내일의 기억' 캐스팅…전격 크랭크인(공식)" ["Kim Kang-woo x Seo Ye-ji, sentiment thriller'memory of tomorrow' cast...]. Pop.Heraldcorp (in Korean). May 8, 2018. Retrieved September 9, 2020.
  8. ^ Jo Ji-young (October 1, 2021). "[공식] '태일이' 장동윤X염혜란X진선규, BIFF 개막식→GV 참석 확정" [[Official] 'Taeil' Jang Dong-yoon X Yeom Hye-ran X Jin Seon-kyu, BIFF opening ceremony → GV attendance confirmed]. Sports Chosun (in Korean). Retrieved October 1, 2021 – via Naver.
  9. ^ Kim Ji-won (October 21, 2021). "[공식] 장동윤 목소리 연기 '태일이', 12월 1일 개봉" [[Official] Jang Dong-yoon's voice acting 'Tae-il', released on December 1st] (in Korean). Ten Asia. Retrieved October 21, 2021 – via Naver.
  10. ^ Jeon Hyung-hwa (November 30, 2021). "박소담 원톱 액션영화 '특송' 2022년 1월 5일 개봉 확정" [Park So-dam's one-top action movie 'Special Song' to be released on January 5, 2022] (in Korean). Star News. Retrieved November 30, 2021 – via Naver.
  11. ^ Bae Hyo-joo (November 3, 2021). "박성광 연출 '웅남이' 박성웅X최민수X오달수 출연‥코믹 액션 누아르[공식]" [Directed by Park Seong-gwang 'Ungnami' Starring Park Seong-woong X Choi Min-soo X Oh Dal-soo...Comic Action Noir [Official]] (in Korean). Newsen. Retrieved November 3, 2021 – via Naver.
  12. ^ "'디어 마이 프렌즈' 나문희, 멍투성이 딸 사진 보고 오열…염혜란, 가정폭력 사실 숨겨". newspim. 2016-05-28.
  13. ^ "'7일의 왕비' 염혜란, 복화술에 애교까지..이런 유모 실화냐?". sedaily. 2017-06-02.
  14. ^ "[Orion's Daily Ramblings] 'Life' Gathers an Impressive Main and Supporting Cast". HanCinema.
  15. ^ Kim Bo-young (June 13, 2022). "주상욱·박병은·염혜란…'환혼', 첫주부터 화려한 카메오 군단" [Joo Sang-wook, Park Byeong-eun, Yeom Hye-ran... 'Wedding Marriage', a splendid cameo corps from the first week] (in Korean). E Daily. Retrieved June 13, 2022 – via Naver.
  16. ^ Moon Ji-yeon (February 3, 2022). "[공식] 고현정의 파격 변신..'마스크걸' 안재홍·염혜란 라인업 확정" [[Official] Go Hyun-jung's shocking transformation... 'Mask Girl' Ahn Jae-hong and Yeom Hye-ran lineup confirmed] (in Korean). Sports Chosun. Retrieved February 3, 2022 – via Naver.
  17. ^ Tae Yu-na (July 22, 2022). "[공식] 송혜교·이도현, 넷플릭스 복수극 '더글로리' 주연" [[Official] Song Hye-kyo and Lee Do-hyun to star in Netflix's revenge drama 'The Glory'] (in Korean). Ten Asia. Retrieved July 22, 2022 – via Naver.
  18. ^ "38th Blue Dragon Film Awards 2017 Nominees". HanCinema.
  19. ^ "제54회 백상예술대상, TV·영화 각 부문별 수상 후보자 공개". JTBC (in Korean). April 6, 2018.
  20. ^ Cho, Yeon-gyeong (April 5, 2019). "55회 백상예술대상 영화부문 최종 후보 공개". Is Plus (in Korean). Naver. Retrieved April 5, 2019.
  21. ^ "Winners of the 2019 KBS Drama Awards". HanCinema. December 31, 2019. Archived from the original on April 6, 2020. Retrieved December 31, 2019.
  22. ^ MacDonald, Joan (May 8, 2020). "Baeksang Arts Awards Announces Nominees And Plans To Proceed Without An Audience". Forbes. Archived from the original on May 10, 2020. Retrieved May 8, 2020.
  23. ^ Kim Jin-seok and Jo Yeon-kyung (April 12, 2021). "57회 백상예술대상, TV·영화·연극 부문 최종 후보 공개". isplus.joins (in Korean). Retrieved April 12, 2021.
  24. ^ Kim Jin-seok (May 14, 2021). "[57회 백상] 공정한 결과 공감 받은 시상식(종합)". isplus.joins (in Korean). Retrieved May 14, 2021.
  25. ^ Lee Nam-kyung (April 20, 2021). "제8회 들꽃영화상' 10개 부문 후보작 공개…홍상수X김민희도 후보(공식)". MBN (in Korean). Retrieved May 21, 2021 – via naver.
  26. ^ Jo Young-mi (August 29, 2021). "모가디슈' ·'자산어보' 13개 부문 중 8개 부문 후보에 올라" [Mogadishu’ and ‘Jasaneobo’ were nominated for 8 out of 13 categories]. Busan Ilbo (in Korean). Retrieved August 29, 2021 – via Naver.

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