Eun-hie Choi (1926–2018)

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Eun-hie Choi was born on November 20, 1926 in Gwangju, Gyeonggi, South Korea. She was an actress and assistant director, known for The Noble Thief, Iljimae (1961), Chunhyang (1961) and Why Plant an Umbrella Tree? (1964). She was married to Sang-ok Shin. She died on April 16, 2018 in Seoul, South Korea. See full bio »


(age 91) in Seoul, South Korea

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Chunhyang Actress
Black Robber Actress


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 1975 I Love Mama
 1975 Inmate
 1974 Han River
 1972 Shim Cheong
 1969 Private Kim
 1969 Gyeol buin
 1968 Woman
 1968 Homeless
 1968 Forget-Me-Not
 1968 Pastoral Song
 1967 Taindeul
 1967 The Mountain
 1967 Four Sisters
 1966 Black Robber
 1966 The Monkey Goes West (as Choi Eun-hee)
 1965 Madam Wing
 1964 Madam Gyedong
 1964 Red Scarf
 1963 Rice
 1963 Torchlight
 1963 Romance Gray
 1962 No Compassion
 1961 Under Heaven in Seoul
Hyeon Ok (as Choi Eun-hee)
 1961 Chunhyang
 1961 Kaleidoscope
 1960 A Sad Pastorale
Han, Do-suk
 1960 Ryeo-in
 1959 Sam yeoseong
 1959 Sister's Garden
 1959 Dongshimcho
Lee Sook-hee
 1959 Chun-hie
 1958 Don
 1958 The Love Marriage
Suk-hee (as Choi Eun-hee)
 1958 The Flower in Hell
 1957 Farewell, Sorrow
 1957 The Shadowless Pagoda
Ah-Gee Guseul
 1955 The Youth
 1955 Dream
 1949 A Hometown in Heart
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Choi Eun-hee


Sang-ok Shin  (his death)

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When her acting career was in a lull, she was approached by someone claiming to be a Hong Kong businessman with a idea for a film-making company which would return her to stardom. When she arrived in Hong Kong, she was grabbed and sedated by a group of men. Eight days later, she was in Pyongyang, North Korea in a luxurious villa that was under constant guard. Despite being divorced, she and her ... See more »

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