Since the access of K-dramas on Netflix, many Asian dramas and actors have been exposed to international audiences. As a result, many K-dramas are charting well overseas along with its casts. Just like that, actress Kang Ha Na is getting a spotlight for starring in the Netflix series, Start-Up.
Likewise, many have been directing their attention to Kang, who portrays a cold character but is indeed far from it. With the rise, her former, as well as other works, have been getting attention too.
But how much do we know about this dazzling beauty? From her childhood to career and recent stardom with Start-Up, all will be discussed right here.
Kang Ha Na: Quick Facts
|Full Name||Kang Ha Na (강한나)|
|Birth Date||January 30, 1989|
|Birth Place||Seoul, South Korea|
|Height||5 feet 7 inches (170 cm)|
|Weight||55 kgs(121 lbs)|
|Body Measurements||34-26-35 inches|
|Net Worth||$5 million|
Who is Kang Ha Na?
With her performance in the Netflix series, Start-Up, actress Kang Ha Na is getting a lot of attention from her fans. Not to mention, with it, her other works like Moon Lovers: Scarlet Heart Ryeo, Rain or Shine, and more are under the spotlight.
Professional Career as an Actress
With a passion for acting, Kang enrolled at the Chung-Ang University and even graduated in theatres. So, she not only has unyielding passion but skills to put her emotions on-screen. Likewise, Kang made her acting debut in 2009 from the short films, Last Homecoming and King of Guitar.
Following that, in 2011, Kang starred in yet another short film titled Coming Out. In 2013, the actress made her debut in mainstream films in a minor role from the Fasten Your Seatbelt, Commitment, and Friend: The Great Legacy. Despite having numerous projects under her name, none of them brought her significant fame.
Similarly, in 2014, Kang had her first major role in the period film, Empire of Lust as gisaeng. Luckily, Hana’s stars started to align as she got to star in more prominent projects since 2016.
Young Kang was cast as an evil queen in the historical drama Moon Lovers: Scarlet Heart Ryeo. The hit South Korean series was based on the Chinese novel Bu Bu Jing Xin and had 20 episodes. For her work in the series, Kang got a nomination for “Excellence Award, Actress in a Fantasy Drama” at the 2016 SBS Drama Awards, followed by Best New Actress at the 53rd Baeksang Arts Awards.
A year later, Kang was part of the romance melodrama, Rain or Shine. That year she also starred in Candle in the Tomb: Mu Ye Gui Shi, a Chinese drama.
In 2019, the Korean actress was cast in the thriller drama, Designated Survivor: 60 Days, based on the American series Designated Survivor. Apart from these, she has starred in numerous other works like No Tears for the Dead, Miss Korea, To Be Continued, Secret Healer, Familiar Wife, Drama Stage, Record of Youth, and more.
Family, Childhood, and Education of Kang Ha Na
Famous for her innocent looks and charm, actress Kang Ha Na was born in the capital of South Korea, Seoul. Despite being in the entertainment industry for almost, not much has been spilled about her parents and siblings.
Likewise, the Seoul native Kang grew up in an Asian household and loves her family dearly. She is South Korean by nationality, while her ethnicity happens to be Asian.
As for her education, young Hana went to Chung-Ang University. From there, she completed her Bachelor’s degree in theatre. She likely entered the entertainment industry after this.
How old is Kang Ha Na? Age and Body Measurements
In Start-Up, Kang portrays a cold person, but she is the opposite of it in reality. Complete sunshine, Kang Ha Na is known for her radiant smile and warm aura. This beauty was born on January 30, 1989, which makes her 31 years old at the moment.
Not to mention, she was born under the sign of Aquarius, who is often lauded for their uniqueness and beauty.
Likewise, Kang is 5 feet 7 inches(170 cm) and weighs around 55 kgs(121 lbs). As a celebrity, she has to maintain her health as well as her appearance. Hence, Kang embodies her 34-26-35 inches gorgeous figure even now.
Other than that, Hana looks attractive with her long black hair and a dark pair of eyes.
Kang Ha Na Talks About Her Relationship in Running Man
Since her fame started to rise with the series, Start-Up, Kang Ha Na has found it a handful to manage both fans and future projects on her way. Not only Korean but international fans have also taken an interest in her life. So, is she dating anyone?
During the November 2019 broadcast of the SBS show, Running Man, Kang talked about her recent breakup. In the interview, the main host, Yoo Jae Suk, brought up the past interview where she mentioned wanting to get married at 32.
Despite the anticipation, Kang revealed that she recently broke up with her boyfriend.
“It’s been a year since I last appeared on ‘Running Man.’ And during that time, I went through a breakup.”
Without missing a beat, all the cast and the guests comforted Kang with kind words of encouragement. And surely, Kang Ha Na thanked them for their support.
Since then, Kang has not been spotted or seen dating anyone. Not to mention, despite the news, the actress has not revealed the name of her former boyfriend. It seems the actress is busy focusing on her current projects.
Some Favorite Things of Kang Ha Na
- Color: White, Red
- Cuisine: Italian Cuisine
- Holiday Destination: Paris
- Hobbies: Singing, Dancing
- Kang Ha Na is a close friend of South Korean singer IU.
- In October 2020, actress Kang Ha Na’s contract with Fantagio ended, and she signed with a new company, KeyEast.
Net Worth and Income
Since her debut in 2009, Kang Ha Na has starred in numerous shows and movies. From her stellar works and projects, the actress has made a name for herself. Also, with her successful work, she has accumulated a net worth of around $5 million.
Though speculated, the amount may vary from other sources as her exact income is not revealed. We are sure with time; we will get to know her total income and earnings.
Social Media Presence
Instagram– 988k Followers