Uhm Jung-hwa first appeared on the silver screen in the 1992 film The Marriage Life. The follow-ing year she made her acting debut through We Must Go to Apgujung-dong on Windy Days. Widely recognized as a highly talented actor, she has appeared in multiple films across all genres, including Marriage Is a Crazy Thing (2002), Singles (2003), Princess Aurora (2005), For Horowitz (2006), Bestseller (2010), Dancing Queen (2012), and Wonderful Nightmare (2015) .
With the release of her first album [Sorrowful Secret], which contains the hit single “Pupil”, she burst onto the music scene?breaking free from the existing framework of female singers. Since then, she has built a hugely successful music career as a solo artist. Her hit songs include “A Rose of Betrayal”, “Poison”, “Invitation”, “Don’t Know” and “D.I.S.C.O”.
As her solid filmography and numerous mega-hits prove, with her unique presence throughout both flim and music fields Uhm Jung-hwa is undoubtedly a cultural icon of the Korean pop and film industry.