Bae Doona Biography, Age, Height, Boyfriend, Net Worth

Bae Doona was born in the year 1979 in 11th October in Seoul, South Korea and played lots of roles in various Wachowski films and she has a lot of english film viewers as well. To name a few films of her include The Host, Air Doll, Sympathy for Mr. Vengeance, and many more. Lately she was seen in a series on Netflix as well named to be Sense8. Her career began in the year 1998 when a talent agency spotted her while she was still a student at the Hanyang University while she also used to model.

She is considered to be one of the most successful as well as one of the most popular actresses in South Korea. With her acting talent and powerful portryal, she has made her place in the list of Most Highly Paid Movie Actresses as well. Her mother is also a stage actress named Kim Hwa young. Other information about her family is not quite public and secret.

Career and Work Life

As stated, she started her career when she was spotted by a talent agency while she was modeling and a student at the university. One of her first assignments was when she modeled for the COOLDOG catalog. She also debuted for her TV drama school as well while she was completing her studies at the university only. Bae also appeared in a horror film called Ring, and also in the The Ring Virus. Other than that she has also done a lot of photography shoots and albums as well along with acting in some major autobiographies too. Some of her famous works include Saving My Hubby, Take Care of My Cat, Barking Dogs Never Bite, Plum Blossom. Tea Date, Air Doll The Host, The Date, Spring Bears Love, Tube, and many more.


Bae has won a lot of awards and titles including some for the best new actress, the popularity award, excellence award, best supporting actress award, top excellence award and many more.

Bae Doona Biography

Real Name Bae Doona
Birth Date October 11, 1979
Age 40 Years
Birth Place Seoul, South Korea
Nationality Korean
Profession Actress
Religion Not Known
Sun sign Libra

Bae Doona Height, Weight and Body Measurement

Height in feet inches – 5’ 7” – in centimeters – 171 cm  
Weight in Kilograms – 55 kg  –  in Pounds –  121 lbs 
Body Measurements 32-24-34
Bra (Breast) Size 32B
Waist Size 24
Hip Size 34
Shoe Size 7 (US)
Dress Size 4 (US)
Hair Color Black
Eye Color Dark Brown
Body Type Slim
Sexual Orientation Straight


School Not Known
College Konkuk University


Father Bae Jong Deok
Mother Kim Hwa-yeong
Sister None
Brother Bae Doo Han

Bae Doona Affairs (Relationship Status)

What is Bae Doona marital status? (single, engaged, married, in relation or divorce) in Relation
Is she having any relationship affair? No
Is she a lesbian? No
Who is Bae Doona boyfriend? Jim Sturgess (2012-2015)


  • The Ring Virus (1999) as a Park Eun-suh
  • Barking Dogs Never Bite (2000) as a Park Hyun-nam
  • Plum Blossom (2000) as a Seo Nam-ok
  • Take Care of My Cat (2001) as a Yoo Tae-hee
  • Sympathy for Mr. Vengeance (2002) as a Cha Young-mi
  • Saving My Hubby (2002) as a Jung Geum-soon
  • Tube (2003) as a Song In-kyung
  • Spring Bears Love (2003) as a Jung Hyun-chae
  • Linda Linda Linda (2005) as a Son
  • Tea Date (2005) as a Sun-hee
  • The Host (2006) as a Park Nam-joo
  • Air Doll (2009) as a Nozomi
  • Doomsday Book (2012) as a Adult Park Min-seo (cameo)
  • As One (2012) as a Ri Bun-hui
  • Cloud Atlas (2012) as a Sonmi 451
  • A Girl at My Door (2014) as a Lee Young-nam
  • Jupiter Ascending (2015) as a Razo
  • Red Carpet Dream (2015) as a Herself
  • The Tunnel (2016) as a Se-hyun
  • Chang-ok’s Letter (2017)
  • The Drug King (2018) as a Kim Jeong-ah
  • #JeSuisLà (2020) as a Soo

Television Series

  • Angel’s Kiss (1998)
  • School (1999) as a Doona Bae
  • Ad Madness (1999) as a Pyo Roo-na
  • Love Story “Miss Hip-hop and Mr. Rock” (2000) as a Young-yi
  • Look Back in Anger (2000) as a Lee Mi-na
  • Cruise Ship of Love (2000) as a Doona Bae
  • RNA[3] (2000) as a Park Se-mi
  • I Want To Keep Seeing You (2000) as a Ham Choon-bong
  • Mothers and Sisters (2000) as a Gong Chan-mi
  • Open Drama Man & Woman (2001) as a
  • “You say it’s love, but I think it’s desire”
  • Country Princess (2003) as a Lee Eun-hee
  • Rosemary (2003) as a Shin Kyung-soo
  • Beating Heart (2005) as a Doona Bae
  • Someday (2006) as a Hana Yamaguchi
  • How to Meet a Perfect Neighbor (2007) as a Jung Yoon-hee
  • Master of Study (2010) as a Han Soo-jung
  • Gloria (2010) as a Na Jin-jin
  • Sense8 (2015–2018) as a Sun Bak
  • Stranger (2017) as a Han Yeo-jin
  • Matrimonial Chaos (2018) as a Kwang Hwi-roo
  • Kingdom (2019–present) as a Seo-bi
  • Persona (2019) as a Doona
  • Stranger 2 as a Han Yeo-jin

Favorite Things

Dream Holiday Destination Not Known
Book Not Known
Favorite Food Not Known

Bae Doona Net Worth:

Bae Doona is considered to be one of the highest paid actresses in the South Korean entertainment industry. Thus, her net worth as of now is to be estimated to be $20 million as of now of the year 2020.

Trivia: Important Facts about Bae Doona

There are a lot of things which people don’t know about Doona. One of the facts that lesser people know is that she has done a lot of model shoots and films and series without any makeup on. Also, at one point in her career, she got bored of acting and started taking interest in photography as well. She did a lot of photoshoots as well for other models and actresses too.

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