Jeon Hae-rim, better known by her stage name Ha Ji-won is a South Korean actress. She is best known amongst international viewers for playing \"Hwang Jini\" in KBS's historical drama Hwang Jini, \"Gil Ra-im\" in SBS's romantic comedy Secret Garden, and \"Empress Ki\" in MBC's 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.\nHa Ji-won is one of South Korea’s most sought after actresses, known for her versatility in pulling off roles in various genres such as action, comedy, drama and sports.\nIn 2013, Ha Ji Won set up her own agency, Haewadal Entertainment, while being simultaneously signed to the larger company of BM+ Entertainment, who will be managing all her activities in Korea and abroad. In the same year, she also signed with Hollywood agency United Talent Agency, allowing them to manage her American ventures. She is the first Korean actress to sign a contract with UTA. In 2015, Ha Ji Won signed with Invincible Plan to manage her Chinese ventures, also becoming labelmates with Chen Bolin.