The South Korean actress, Kim Ji Won has joined the agency of the actors Song Joong Ki and Lee Jong Suk. The actress prior to taking on key parts in the drama “Fight for My Way” (2017), “Arthdal Chronicles” (2019), “Lovestruck in the City” (2020–2021), and “My Liberation Notes(2022),” she first achieved notoriety for her performances in the television series “The Heirs” (2013) and “Descendants of the Sun” (2016).
Her status as a Hallyu star was created by the popularity of Kim’s television dramas across Asia.
On September 29 High Zium(formerly History D&C) studio officially announced that a new member, Kim Ji Won has joined their management agency. They signed an exclusive contract with the actress.
The company gave a statement that said, “We are delighted to be able to collaborate effectively with actress Kim Ji Won, who enjoys widespread acclaim and public confidence. We will steadfastly stand by her side to ensure that she may go forward showing a positive side of herself because she is an actress who has displayed her varied charms and acting abilities with great depth via various projects.”
Here is the Official Statement of High Zium studio for Kim Ji Won.
The company on their official Instagram page wrote a welcoming message for the actress which says, “Welcome to High Zium studio. We sincerely welcome actor Kim Ji Won to High Zium Studio, a new family member! Please continue to support the moments that actor Kim Ji Won and High Zium studio will create together.”
High Zium Studio, which is home to actors like Song Joong Ki, Lee Jong Suk, Geum Sae Rok, Ryu Hae Joon, Yang Kyung Won, Oh Eui Sik, Im Chul Soo, Jung Jae Kwang, and others, has also produced dramas in the past, including “Start-Up,” “Artificial City,” “It’s Beautiful Now,” and “Money Heist: Korea – Joint Economic Area.”
Kim has been trained in both acting and singing, but she decided to focus on acting. Under the stage name “JessicaK,” she sang background vocals for the singer Younha and made an appearance in her music video “Gossip Boy” in 2008.
She gained notoriety by performing in commercials and earned the nicknames “Oran C Girl” and “Lollipop Girl.” In December 2014, Kim signed an exclusive agreement with King Kong Entertainment and at present, she has signed the contract with High Zium Studio which was formerly known as History D&C.