Jang Young-nam

장영남 / Jang Young Nam (Jang Yeong Nam)

Jang Young-nam(born November 25, 1973) is a South Korean actress. She began her career as an acclaimed actress in theater, then transitioned to supporting roles on television and film, notably in works by director Jang Jin .In 2013, she played her first onscreen leading role in the crime dramaAzooma.

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 Jang Young-nam's Filmography


1997 Push! Push!
2003 Runaway(short film) Jung-sook
2004 Someone Special Woman in accident
2005 Murder, Take One Yoo Jin-ju
Love Is a Crazy Thing Eun-joo
2006 Righteous Ties Yang Yeo-il
2007 My Son Corrections officer
Hansel and Gretel Soo-jung ("mother")
2009 My Girlfriend Is an Agent Team leader Hong
Possessed Su-kyeong
Goodbye Mom Editor
Good Morning President President Cha Ji-wook's staff adviser 2
2010 Harmony Section chief Bang
The Quiz Show Scandal Jang Pal-nyeo
Finding Mr. Destiny Gi-joon's older sister (cameo)
Hello Ghost Crying ghost
2011 Pained Kye-jung
Hindsight Culinary school instructor
Mr. Idol Lee Mi-ri
2012 The Neighbor Ha Tae-seon
A Werewolf Boy Sun-yi's mother
2013 Azooma Yoon Young-nam
Friend: The Great Legacy Choi Sung-hoon's mother (cameo)
2014 You Are My Vampire Nam-geol's mother (cameo)
Ode to My Father Deok-soo's mother
2015 The Classified File Eun-joo's aunt
2016 Don't Forget Me
Love, Lies San-wol
Revival Seo Hee Jung

Television drama[]

2003 MBC Best Theater
"LeavingPippi Longstocking"
2004 Span Drama
"The Last Day of My Life"
2006 Drama City
"The Stars Shine Brightly"
Kim Yeon-yi KBS2
2007 Dal-ja's Spring Uhm Ki-joong's wife KBS2
Drama City
"Ssamdalg Misugi"
2008 One Mom and Three Dads Noh Hee-sook, editor at
comicspublishing company
La Dolce Vita Sung-sook MBC
Women of the Sun Lee Eun-bi, TV writer KBS2
Love Marriage KBS2
Chosun Police Season 2 Cho Seol MBC Dramanet
I Love You, Don't Cry Oh Jung-rim MBC
2009 Hero Jin Do-hee MBC
2010 I Am Legend Oh Seung-hye SBS
Daemul Wang Joong-ki, electoral specialist SBS
2011 I Believe in Love Kim Eui-sook (cameo) KBS2
Vampire Prosecutor Yoon Ji-hee
(guest, episodes 4,8,11)
Glory Jane Yeo Eun-joo KBS2
2012 Moon Embracing the Sun ShamanAri (cameo, episode 1) MBC
I Love Lee Tae-ri Oh Mi-ja tvN
Dr. Jin Noblewoman Jo
(guest, episodes 7-8)
Horse Doctor Baek Kwang-hyun's mother
(cameo, episode 1)
The Birth of a Family Ma Jin-hee SBS
2013 7th Grade Civil Servant Jang Young-soon MBC
Jang Ok-jung, Living by Love Court lady Cheon SBS
Goddess of Marriage Kwon Eun-hee SBS
2014 Pinocchio Ki Ha-myung's mother SBS
2015 Persevere, Goo Hae-ra Kang-soon Mnet
Miss Mamma Mia Lee Mi-ryun KBS Drama
Hogu's Love Pickpocket mom
(cameo, episodes 2, 6)
Snowy Road Choi Jong-boon's mother KBS1
Queen's Flower Choi Hye-jin MBC
Glamorous Temptation Kang Il-ran MBC
I've Got My Eye On You Nam Kyung Hee SBS

Variety show[]

2011 tvN Cast member
2012 tvN Cast member

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 Jang Young-nam's Theater

1995 Romeo and Juliet Juliet
1996 Love with a Fox
The Threepenny Opera
1997 Dongbaek Agasshi"Lady Camellia"
1998 The Wandering Troupe
Birds Don't Use the Crosswalk
1999 코소보 그리고 유랑
Bujayuchin"Intimacy Between Father and Son"
Chun-pung's Wife
Love with a Fox
2000 Tae"Lifecord"
One Morning with Snow and Rain
Lost River
Chun-pung's Wife
2001 Dressing Room
Romeo and Juliet
2002 Centipede and Earthworm
Regrets of Gwanghae
Welcome to Dongmakgol
Romeo and Juliet
2003 Train for Xian
Proof Catherine
2004 Hwan"Illusion"
Return to Hamlet Ophelia
The Hunchback Richard III
Taxi Driver
2005 Princess Bari
2006 Nasaengmun Wife
The Vagina Monologues
2007 Melodrama
Who Shaved My Sister's Head? Yi-geum
Kyung-sook, Kyung-sook's Father Kyung-sook
Chinjeong Eomma"My Mom" Daughter
Clumsy People Yoo Hwa-yi
2008 Port Rachel Keats
2009 The Seagull Nina
2009-2010 Don't Be Too Surprised Daughter-in-law
2010 Gyungnam Changnyung-gun Gilgok-myun" Oberösterreich "
2011 "Forest Fire" Sawol

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 Jang Young-nam's Awards and nominations

YearAwardCategoryNominated workResult
2001 37th Baeksang Arts Awards Best New Actress in Theater Dressing RoomWon
2002 38th Dong-A Theatre Awards Best Actress Romeo and JulietWon
2005 The Dong-a Ilbo Top Actress of the Next Generation Won
2009 Korea Theater Awards Best ActressDon't Be Too SurprisedWon
46th Dong-A Theatre Awards Best ActressWon
30th Blue Dragon Film Awards Best Supporting Actress My Girlfriend Is an AgentNominated
2011 19th Today's Young Artist Awards Recipient Won
48th Grand Bell Awards Best Supporting ActressHello GhostNominated
32nd Blue Dragon Film Awards Best Supporting ActressNominated
2012 Best Actress AzoomaWon
33rd Blue Dragon Film Awards Best Supporting Actress The NeighborNominated
2013 Best ActressAzoomaWon
50th Grand Bell Awards Best ActressNominated
22nd Buil Film Awards Best Supporting ActressA Werewolf BoyWon
50th Grand Bell Awards Best Supporting ActressWon
34th Blue Dragon Film Awards Best Supporting ActressNominated
2nd APAN Star Awards Acting Award, Actress Goddess of Marriage,
Jang Ok-jung, Living by Love,
The Birth of a Family
Special Acting Award, Actress in a Weekend/Daily Drama Goddess of MarriageWon
2015 36th Blue Dragon Film Awards Best Supporting Actress The Classified FileNominated
MBC Drama Awards Best Supporting Actress, Special Production Queen's Flower ,
Glamorous Temptation

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 Jang Young-nam's References

  1. "Jang Young Nam shares her wedding pictures". KoreanVibe. 12 December 2011. Retrieved 2012-11-18. 
  2. Hwang, Hee-yeon; Kim, Hyung-seok (17 October 2014). "10 Scene Stealers⑧ - JANG Young-nam: A Shrewd Woman". Korean Cinema Today. Retrieved 2014-10-30. 
  3. Lee, Hye-ji (25 April 2013). "Azooma: Interview with Actress Jang Young-nam – Part. 1". TenAsia. Retrieved 2013-04-28. 
  4. Lee, Hye-ji (25 April 2013). "Azooma: Interview with Actress Jang Young-nam – Part. 2". TenAsia. Retrieved 2013-04-28. 
  5. Choi, Eun-hwa (22 November 2011). "Saturday Night Live Korea to Start Airing on December 3". enewsWorld. Retrieved 2012-11-18. 
  6. Park, Hyun-min (16 June 2012). "SNL Korea 2 to Put on Big Show with New R Rating". enewsWorld. Retrieved 2012-11-18. 
  7. Park, Min-young (15 May 2011). "Sanbul to relight fire in Koreans’ hearts". The Korea Herald. Retrieved 2012-11-18. 
  8. Cha, Hyo-jin (2 June 2011). "The Masterpiece of Korean Realism Theater Sanbool (Wildfire)". Worldyan News. Retrieved 2013-02-10. 
  9. Lee, Eun-sun (26 November 2012). "Acknowledged in Busan, Nevada and Costa Rica". Korean Film Council. Retrieved 2012-12-01. 
  10. Kim, Nemo (24 January 2013). "Actress Jang Young-nam wins Best Actress Award at Irvine". TenAsia. Retrieved 2013-01-25. 
  11. Ji, Yong-jin (28 January 2013). "JANG Young-nam Wins Best Actress Award at Irvine International Film Festival". Korean Film Council. Retrieved 2013-02-01. 
  12. Lee, Cory (2 January 2014). "Lee Bo-young Grabs 1st Top Prize at the 2013 SBS Drama Awards". TenAsia. Retrieved 2014-01-05. 

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