Kim Tae-ri

Tae-ri Kim is a South Korean actress. Kim started her career appearing in theater productions and modelling in TV adverts. She made her feature film debut in Park Chan-wook's film The Handmaiden (2016) where she was chosen from among 1,500 candidates who auditioned for the role. Park's first impression of Kim reminded him strongly of his first meeting with actress Kang Hye-jung, who had her career breakthrough in Park's film Oldboy (2003). Kim also starred in 1987: When the Day Comes (2017) and Little Forest (2018).

The Handmaiden (2016)

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1930s Korea, in the period of Japanese occupation, a young woman is hired as a handmaiden to a Japanese heiress who lives a secluded life on a large countryside estate with her domineering uncle. But, the maid has a secret: she is a pickpocket recruited by a ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Park Chan-wook
CAST:  Kim Min-hee  •  Kim Tae-ri  •  Ha Jung-woo  •  Cho Jin-woong

1930s Korea, in the period of Japanese occupation, a young woman is hired as a handmaiden to a Japanese heiress who lives a secluded life on a large countryside estate with her domineering uncle. But, the maid has a secret: she is a pickpocket recruited by a ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Park Chan-wook
CAST:  Kim Min-hee  •  Kim Tae-ri  •  Ha Jung-woo  •  Cho Jin-woong

Moon Young (2017)

Moon-young is a mute girl, and always has a small camcorder in her hands to secretly film people's faces. Moon-young could not stand her father's drunken rant and ran out of the house. There she meets Hee-soo breaking up with her boyfriend with tears. They ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Kim So-yeon
CAST:  Kim Tae-ri  •  Jung Hyun  •  Park Wan-kyu  •  Park Jeong-sik

Moon-young is a mute girl, and always has a small camcorder in her hands to secretly film people's faces. Moon-young could not stand her father's drunken rant and ran out of the house. There she meets Hee-soo breaking up with her boyfriend with tears. They ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Kim So-yeon
CAST:  Kim Tae-ri  •  Jung Hyun  •  Park Wan-kyu  •  Park Jeong-sik

Little Forest (2018)

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A young woman leaves the city to return to her hometown in the countryside. Seeking to escape the hustle and bustle of the city, she becomes self-sufficient in a bid to reconnect with nature.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Yim Soon-rye
CAST:  Kim Tae-ri  •  Moon So-ri  •  Ryu Jun-yeol  •  Jin Ki-joo

A young woman leaves the city to return to her hometown in the countryside. Seeking to escape the hustle and bustle of the city, she becomes self-sufficient in a bid to reconnect with nature.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Yim Soon-rye
CAST:  Kim Tae-ri  •  Moon So-ri  •  Ryu Jun-yeol  •  Jin Ki-joo

1987: When the Day Comes (2017)

In 1987 Korea, under an oppressive military regime, a college student gets killed during a police interrogation involving torture. Government of officials are quick to cover up the death and order the body to be cremated. A prosecutor who is supposed to sign the ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jang Joon-hwan
CAST:  Kim Yoon-seok  •  Ha Jung-woo  •  Yoo Hae-jin  •  Kim Tae-ri

In 1987 Korea, under an oppressive military regime, a college student gets killed during a police interrogation involving torture. Government of officials are quick to cover up the death and order the body to be cremated. A prosecutor who is supposed to sign the ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jang Joon-hwan
CAST:  Kim Yoon-seok  •  Ha Jung-woo  •  Yoo Hae-jin  •  Kim Tae-ri

What Are You Looking At? (2015)

2015 short  (more)

DIRECTION:  Gi-ho Son
CAST:  Tae-han Kim  •  Kim Tae-ri  •  Bong-gyu Lee  •  Se-young Lee

2015 short  (more)

DIRECTION:  Gi-ho Son
CAST:  Tae-han Kim  •  Kim Tae-ri  •  Bong-gyu Lee  •  Se-young Lee

Who Is It? (2015)

Theater director Min-sang wants to create a play using the King Lear's question, "Who is it that can tell me who I am?" He thinks, not knowing self, is knowing the truth. To create Min-sang's play, a playwright who writes a play to find out about himself; an ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Gi-ho Son
CAST:  Min-sang Kim  •  Kim Tae-ri  •  Ji-Woong Ha  •  Cho Ju-Hyun

Theater director Min-sang wants to create a play using the King Lear's question, "Who is it that can tell me who I am?" He thinks, not knowing self, is knowing the truth. To create Min-sang's play, a playwright who writes a play to find out about himself; an ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Gi-ho Son
CAST:  Min-sang Kim  •  Kim Tae-ri  •  Ji-Woong Ha  •  Cho Ju-Hyun

Lock Out (2015)

A locksmith is going on about his day when he is called out to a house. He meets a mysterious beauty there, who asks him into the house that he has just unlocked. Then the beautiful woman asks him to unlock a big wooden chest in the bedroom.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Kim Hyun-zo
CAST:  Kim Tae-ri  •  Oh Dong-min

A locksmith is going on about his day when he is called out to a house. He meets a mysterious beauty there, who asks him into the house that he has just unlocked. Then the beautiful woman asks him to unlock a big wooden chest in the bedroom.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Kim Hyun-zo
CAST:  Kim Tae-ri  •  Oh Dong-min

Space Sweepers (2021)

When the crew of a space junk collector ship called The Victory discovers a humanoid robot named Dorothy that's known to be a weapon of mass destruction, they get involved in a risky business deal which puts their lives at stake.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jo Sung-hee
CAST:  Song Joong-ki  •  Kim Tae-ri  •  Yoo Hae-jin  •  Jin Sun-kyu

When the crew of a space junk collector ship called The Victory discovers a humanoid robot named Dorothy that's known to be a weapon of mass destruction, they get involved in a risky business deal which puts their lives at stake.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jo Sung-hee
CAST:  Song Joong-ki  •  Kim Tae-ri  •  Yoo Hae-jin  •  Jin Sun-kyu

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DIRECTION:  Choi Dong-hoon
CAST:  Ryu Jun-yeol  •  So Ji-sub  •  Kim Tae-ri  •  Kim Woo-bin

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DIRECTION:  Choi Dong-hoon
CAST:  Ryu Jun-yeol  •  Kim Tae-ri  •  Kim Woo-bin  •  Kim Eui-sung