looking forward for the 1st teaser trailer of heoohwa..oh!Her mother worked as an elementary school teacher before becoming an inspector for public schools and her father worked in the military.According to Han Hyo-Ju, her personality fits her blood type-A classification: calm, doesn't get angry easily, & able to endure without a lot of expression. In 2003, Han Hyo-Ju won the grand prize for the Miss Bing-geure contest, which attracted the attention from the entertainment world (Bing-geure is a Korean food company).In 2005, Han Hyo-Ju received her first acting roles in the MBC sitcom “Nonstop 5” and the movie “My Boss, My Teacher”.Han Hyo-Joo's experience working on “Ad Lib Night” went far more smoothly than her first leading role in a drama series.As a child, Han Hyo-Joo was good in sports and enjoyed track & field.
Although her father, conservative & strict, opposed her move to Seoul she was able to go forth with her wishes.
After high school, Han Hyo-Joo majored in theatre at Dongguk University.
Yun Seok-Ho felt she still held the purity of a child and a sense of mysteriousness which suited her character well.
Han Hyo-Joo also stated that working on “Spring Waltz” was difficult, largely due to her inexperience in acting. Han Hyo-Joo's first leading performance in a feature film came with the 2006 independent film “Ad Lib Night,” helmed by well-regarded director Lee Yoon-Ki.
Han Hyo-Joo recalled that the one month shoot seemed to zoom by and wished it could have lasted longer.Her performance was enthusiastically received by critics and Han Hyo-Joo received “Best Actress” awards from the 26th Korean Movie Critics Organization and the 20th Singapore International Film Festival.