(This is a Korean name; the family name is Jeon. In stage/pen name, the surname is Ha.) Jeon Hae-rim (Hangul: 전해림; born 28 June 1978), better known by her stage name Ha Ji-won (Hangul: 하지원) is a South Korean actress. She is best known amongst international viewers for historical drama Hwang Jini, romantic comedy Secret Garden, and historical drama Empress Ki . She starred in several films and television series, winning various awards and accolades along the way in both films and TV series. Ha Ji-won is one of South Korea's most sought after and critically acclaimed actresses, known for her versatility in pulling off roles in various genres such as action (including martial arts), comedy, drama, and sports.