This “Our Beloved Summer” actress used to be a child actress that we all loved

Roh Jeong-eui of SBS Monday and Tuesday drama “Our Beloved Summer”

Roh Jeong-eui's Instagram
Roh Jeong-eui’s Instagram

Besides the fresh first-love acting of Choi Woo-sik and Kim Da-mi, fans are also falling in love with the supporting actors of SBS’s Monday-Tuesday drama “Our Beloved Summer,’ especially Roh Jeong-eui, who plays the role of the top idol NJ in the drama.

2021 SBS Drama Awards
2021 SBS Drama Awards

She won the Best New Actress Award at the 2021 SBS Drama Awards, proving her potential as an adult actress. Many people are surprised that the young actress, who is just over 20 years old, is a former child actor.

Roh Jeong-eui

Born in 2001, Roh Jeong-eui has been taking the path of a child actor, starting with the drama “Quiz of God” in 2010. In 2012, she made a good impression to the viewers as the young version of Lee Yo-won in the MBC drama “The King’s Doctor.”

SBS’s "Pinnochio"
SBS’s “Pinnochio”

In 2014, the actress played the child role of Choi In-ha (Park Shin-hye) in the drama “Pinnochio.” She said that her most memorable experience was practicing with Park Shin-hye for the role of Choi In-ha, the main character who gets hiccups when lying in the drama.

The movie "Phantom Detective"
The movie “Phantom Detective”

In 2016, in the movie “Phantom Detective” starring Lee Je-hoon, she played the role of Kim Dong-i, the older granddaughter of the man who murders detective Hong Gil-dong’s mother. Since then, she has continued to star in various dramas and movies to strengthen her foothold in the industry. 

The movie "The Day I Died: Unclosed Case"
The movie “The Day I Died: Unclosed Case”

In 2021, she took on the role of Se-jin, the girl who is the center of a missing case, in “The Day I Died: Unclosed Case” and showed an excellent acting performance next to veteran actresses Kim Hye-soo and Lee Jung-eun

Roh Jeong-eui

Roh Jeong-eui once said she wanted to become an actress who gets praised for her acting skills and personality, rather than being famous. She is one of the most promising young stars whose future is worth looking forward to. 

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