Actress Shin Hyun Been who appears in “Reborn Rich” has an interesting background, huge artwork and talent.
Born into a family with artistic traditions, she won Baeksang with her debut role
Shin Hyun Been was born on April 10, 1986 in a family with artistic traditions. Her father is a designer, so she always liked going to museums and exhibitions. With such a passion for art, the actress enrolled in the department of art theory at the Korean National University of Arts.
However, after graduating from college, Shin Hyun Been decided to pursue acting and has stuck to the craft ever since.
In 2010, Shin Hyun Been made her acting debut in the film “He’s on Duty”, which deals with the discrimination of immigrants in Korea. The film ended up winning her Best New Actress (in a film) at the 47th Baeksang Arts Awards.
In 2011, Shin Hyun Been made his first appearance on the small screen playing Yoo Ji Sun in the historical drama “Warrior Baek Dong Soo”. Here, she starred alongside Yoon So Yi, Ji Chang Wook and Yoo Seung Ho, and the series received ratings of up to 16.7%
An excellent start, but struggling to establish a stable base
Despite an exceptionally strong start, Shin Hyun Been struggled in her later years, and her lead roles in the K-dramas “Mimi”, “Mistress”, “Confession”, “Reflection of You” and “Monstrous” did not fare as well according to with expectations. Even now, Shin Hyun Been’s most notable appearances have been in “Warrior Baek Dong Soo” and “Hospital Playlist”, where her character was not a main cast member.
Meanwhile, on the big screen, the actress is still out of luck. While her starring roles in “The Lost Choices” and “Beasts Clawing at Straws” are astounding, neither movie has become a blockbuster.
Nevertheless, Shin Hyun Been remains a favorite name with advertisers and has been featured in various commercial films over the years. In 2020 alone, she won 5 ad deals from brands such as Head & Shoulders, Neutrogena, and Maxim TOP, and started collaborating with top actor Won Bin.
He is friends with two leading actresses and boasts some excellent visual effects
Shin Hyun Been also points out that he is friends with top actresses Kim Go Eun and Han Hyo Joo.
It is known that Shin Hyun Been and Kim Go Eun met on the set of the 2018 film “Sunset in My Hometown” and have remained close ever since. Meanwhile, according to an interview with Esquire Korea magazine, Shin Hyun Been and Han Hyo Joo “they met by chance and have been dating for some time.”
Besides his acting projects, Shin Hyun Been also communicates with fans and updates his daily life through his SNS account. The photos show the actress having fun with non-celebrity friends and family, boasting of extraordinary beauty even in simple stylizations.
On the other hand, Shin Hyun Been stars opposite Song Joong Ki in the K-drama “Reborn Rich”, which airs every Friday, Saturday and Sunday on JTBC.