Although born in Korea, she was raised mostly in New York City.
Already a bankable star back in Asia, she is crossing over the Pacific and gaining American fans in the hit show Lost
Although she shares the name of "Kim" with her Lost
co-star and on-screen husband, Daniel Dae Kim
, they are neither related nor married.
A trained dancer: Ballet, jazz, Afro-Caribbean, and Peking Opera Dance.
She is also a trained fighter. Her combat skills are Unarmed, quarter staff, broad sword, and tae kwon do.
Published a Japanese photobook called "XOXO".
Trained at Boston University (BFA Acting), British American Drama Academy, High School of Performing Arts (N.Y.).
Spokesperson for Kanebo (a Japanese cosmetics company).
Also credited as Yoon-jin Kim.