Uhm Jung-hwa Biography
Birthday: August 17, 1969 (Leo)
Born In: Jecheon, South Korea
Uhm Jung-hwa is a South Korean actress, dancer and singer. She has fought against all odds to become an inspiration for women around the world. She lost her father at a young age and overcame poverty to establish a strong foothold in the show business. She battled against thyroid cancer for eight long years and came back to perform on film and television as well as release her music albums. She is one of the pioneers in electronica music and was awarded the Best Electronic Dance Music Award at the Korean Music Awards ceremony for her album ‘Prestige’. Though she aspired to be a singer, her natural talent for acting got recognised with her award winning performance in the film ‘Marriage is a Crazy Thing’. Her other hit movies are ‘Princess Aurora’, ‘Dancing Queen’ ‘Wonderful Nightmare’. She has appeared in a number of television serials including the prime time shows ‘Mystery Melodrama’, ‘Get Karl! Oh Soo-jung’, ‘He Who Can’t Marry’ and the latest serial ‘You Are Too Much’. She also has her own clothing and lingerie line called ‘Corner Suite’ and ‘ZHUM’ in New York that have made huge profits.