Jin Yinji

Gam Ngan Gei (born 17 June 1946), better known as Jin Yinji, is a South Korean actress, who is based in Singapore. She is prominently a full-time Mediacorp artiste from 1986 to 2017 but continues to film on an ad-hoc basis. Jin's contract with MediaCorp was due to expire in February 2017.

Jin Yinji
Born
Gam Ngan Gei

(1946-06-17) 17 June 1946
ResidenceSingapore
NationalityKorean
OccupationActress
Years active1986–present
Spouse(s)Anthony Lee

Biography

Jin was talent-spotted when she was a singer. In 1986, Jin made her acting debut in Neighbours. Later, Jin was nominated for a popularity award, Top 10 Most Popular Female Artistes in Star Awards 2004 as she acted in numerous drama serials for the past two years. After 11 years of veteran acting, Jin was finally nominated for Best Supporting Actress in Star Awards 2013 for her role in It Takes Two and managed to be one of the lead actresses in a 2015 family drama series, Super Senior.[1]

Jin's contract with MediaCorp was due to expire in February 2017. However, Jin was not shown any respect during contract talks since January 2016. She was allegedly told to take a pay cut and was compared to a "$50-an-hour bit player."[2][3] She later clarified that the remark was made over 10 years ago and has since settled the fiasco with MediaCorp with details of her new contract unknown.[4]

In 2017, Jin was involved in 2 dramas The Lead & My Teacher Is a Thug. In 2018 , Jin was involved in a few dramas Life Less Ordinary , Fifty & Fabulous & Magic Chef. In Star Awards 2018, it was a memorable event for Jin. She managed to be one of Top 10 Most Popular Female Artistes after being nominated for quite a while. In 2019, she was involved in dramas Heart To Heart , Hello From The Other Side, Dear Neighbours & All is Well- Singapore where she played as Elvin Ng's grandmother, she will be acting in a new drama , After The Stars.

Filmography

  • 1986
    • Neighbours 芝麻绿豆
  • 1988
    • We are Family 四代同堂
    • Teahouse In Chinatown 牛车水人家
    • Ups and Downs 婚姻保险
    • Strange Encounters 2 奇缘2 之《错系红线》
  • 1989
    • The Fortune Hunters 钻石人生
    • Song of Youth 生活歌手
    • Good Morning, Sir! 早安老师
    • Return of the Prince 丝路迷城
  • 1990
    • Friends Next Door 我爱芳邻
    • The Village Hero 大吉传奇
    • Sweet Dreams 欣欣向荣
    • Navy 壮志豪情
  • 1991
    • The Working Class 上班一族
    • The Darkest Hour 烈血青春
    • Home Sweet Home 宜家宜乐
    • The Other Woman 醋劲100
    • Secret Operation 急转弯
    • The Woman I Marry 家有恶妻
    • Pretty Faces 三面夏娃
    • Guardian Angel 爸爸怕怕
  • 1992
    • Memories Of June 六月的童话
    • Between Friends 山水喜相逢
    • Crime and Passion 执法先锋
    • Male Syndrome 妙男正传
    • Lady Steel 激情女大亨
    • Mystery II 迷离夜II 之《问我是谁》
  • 1993
    • The Brave One 荡寇英雄
    • Sister Dearest 傻妹俏娇娃
    • The Young And The Restless 俏皮战士
    • Happy Reunion 年年有鱼
  • 1994
    • Love Dowry 爱情订金 (Telemovie)
    • Young Justice Bao 侠义包公
    • Fiery of Lover 烈火情人
    • Dr Justice 法医故事
  • 1995
    • Neighbourhood Heroes 大英雄小人物
    • Chronicle of Life 缘尽今生
    • Strange Encounters III 奇缘3 之《灶神》、《门神》
    • Dream Hunters 追心一族
    • When A Child is Born 有儿万事足 (Telemovie)
    • The Teochew Family 潮州家族
    • Sparks of Life 生命火花
    • The Golden Pillow 金枕头
    • Dr Justice II 法医故事II
  • 1996
    • Triad Justice 飞越珍珠坊
    • Kung Fu Master 1996 掌门人1996
    • Diary of a Teacher 老师日记
YearDramaRoleNotes
1997The Choice Partner
错爱今生
The Prime Years
创业兴家
My Wife, Your Wife, Their Wives – "My Dear Mother" 101
老婆 之《大妈二妈我的妈》
1998Facing the Music
钢琴88
My Teacher, Aiyoyo!
哎哟哟奇妙假期
Driven by a Car
欲望街车
The New Adventures of Wisely
卫斯理传奇
1999From the Medical Files 2
医生档案II
Yuhui's Mother 宇晖母
Wok of Life
福满人间
2000The Voices Within
心灵物语
The Legendary Swordsman
笑傲江湖
2001The Hotel
大酒店
2002Health Matters
一切由慎开始
Viva Le Famille
好儿好女
Katong Miss Oh
加东Miss Oh
No Problem!
考试家族
Fantasy
星梦情真
The Unbeatables III
双天至尊III
Auntie Qian
  • Supporting Role 女配角
Springs of Life
春到人间
Grandma Wu 巫婆婆
  • Supporting Role 女配角
My Genie
我爱精灵2
2003True Heroes
真心英雄
Chen Meizhen
  • Supporting Role 女配角
Love is Beautiful
美丽家庭
My In-Laws
我的岳父岳母
2004The Crime Hunters
心网追凶
Double Happiness (Season 1)
喜临门
Da-ma
  • Supporting Role 女配角
Double Happiness (Season 2)
喜临门 II
  • Supporting Role 女配角
2005Zero to Hero
阴差阳错
Jizu's 6th great-grandmother
  • Supporting Role 女配角
A New Life
有福
Youfu's mother
Baby Blues
谁家母鸡不生蛋
Yang Shuilian
杨水莲
  • Supporting Role 女配角
2006C.I.D.
刑警2人组
Chen Fengjiao
陈凤娇
An Enchanted Life
钻石情缘
Chen Yuchun
陈玉春
  • Supporting Role 女配角
House of Joy
欢乐满屋
Wang Xiulian
王秀莲
2007Happily Ever After
凡间新仙人
Ah Jin
阿金
  • Supporting Role 女配角
Switched!
幸运星
Liu Yujuan
刘玉娟
Like Father, Like Daughter
宝贝父女兵
Guai Po Po
掴婆婆
  • Teams up with Joanne Peh
  • Supporting Role 女配角
Honour and Passion
宝家卫国
Mrs Ouyang
欧阳女士
Live Again
天堂鸟
Mummy Chen
陈老妈
2008Taste of Love
缘之烩
Yan Meishu
严美舒
  • Supporting Role 女配角
Love Blossoms
心花朵朵开
Su Baozuan
苏宝缵
Love Blossoms II
心花朵朵开 II
Su Baozuan
苏宝缵
2009Your Hand In Mine
想握你的手
Lan Jinyin
蓝金银
2010Priceless Wonder
游戏人生
Chen Qiao-E
陈巧娥
  • Supporting Role 女配角
2011The In-Laws
麻婆斗妇
He Xiangqin
何香琴
A Song to Remember
星洲之夜
Ba-Jie
八姐
  • Supporting Role 女配角
2012Show Hand
注定
Zhang Lili
张莉莉
It Takes Two
对对碰
Hao Qiuxia
郝秋侠
201396°C Cafe
96°C咖啡
Xu Chang'er
徐偿儿
Gonna Make It
小小传奇
Su Chenxi
苏晨夕
  • Grandmother of Julie Tan
  • Supporting Role 女配角
2014The Caregivers
MISSY 先生
Liu Tianzhen
刘沺珍
  • Grandmother of Zhou Ying
  • Supporting Role 女配角
118
118
Mary Wong
王玛丽
  • Supporting Role 女配角
  • 255-episodes long running drama
Three Wishes
三个愿望
Yang Bamei
杨八妹
2015Super Senior
长辈甜心
Jin Huixi
金惠熙
Going Home
回家走走3
Herself
  • Variety series
2016The Gentlemen
来自水星的男人
He Zhaodi
何招娣
Hero
大英雄
Granny Swordswoman
侠女阿嫲
2017The Lead
第一主角
Fang Yahua
方亚华
  • Grandmother of Shaun Chen
  • Supporting Role 女配角
My Teacher Is A Thug
爱.不迟疑
Zhuang Mingzhu
庄溟珠
  • Supporting Role 女配角
Life Less Ordinary
小人物向前冲
Liu Lianhua
刘莲花
2018Fifty & Fabulous
五零高手
Mary
玛丽
Magic Chef
料理人生
Lin Qingfeng
林倾风
Heart To Heart
心点心
Ming Shen
明婶
  • Pairs up with Zhang Wei
  • Supporting Role 女配角
2019Hello From The Other Side
阴错阳差
Niu Yuliang
牛玉梁
  • Grandmother of Shaun Chen
  • Supporting Role 女配角
Dear Neighbours
我的左领右里
Ping Yi
评姨
  • Pairs up with Henry Heng
  • Supporting Role 女配角
I See You
看见看不见的你
  • Supporting Role 女配角
All is Well- Singapore
你那边怎样,我这边OK
  • Grandmother of Elvin Ng
  • Supporting Role 女配角
After The Stars
攻星计
  • Supporting Role 女配角

Accolades

Star Awards – Acting Awards
YearCeremonyCategoryNominated workResult
200411th Star Awards CeremonyTop 10 Most Popular Female ArtistesN/ATop 20
200512th Star Awards CeremonyTop 10 Most Popular Female ArtistesN/ATop 20
200915th Star Awards CeremonyTop 10 Most Popular Female ArtistesN/ATop 20
201016th Star Awards CeremonyTop 10 Most Popular Female ArtistesN/ATop 20
201319th Star Awards CeremonyTop 10 Most Popular Female ArtistesN/ATop 20
201319th Star Awards CeremonyBest Supporting ActressIt Takes Two
(as Mother of Hao Youcai)
Nominated
201420th Star Awards CeremonyTop 10 Most Popular Female ArtistesN/ATop 20
201521st Star Awards CeremonyTop 10 Most Popular Female ArtistesN/ATop 20
201622nd Star Awards CeremonyTop 10 Most Popular Female ArtistesN/ATop 20
201824th Star Awards CeremonyTop 10 Most Popular Female ArtistesN/ATop 10

References

  1. "The best Celebrity Sports Day moments you didn't see". Toggle. 13 March 2016.
  2. "Ex-Mediacorp actress Jin Yinji says she was not shown respect during contract talks". The Straits Times. 1 June 2017. Retrieved 19 November 2017.
  3. "三个月前离开新传媒 金银姬回首50年韩星路". Lianhe Zaobao. 31 May 2017. Retrieved 19 November 2017.
  4. "金银姬回应"请你不如请50元特约演员"事件:多年前发生 已经没事了". Channel 8 News. 19 June 2017. Retrieved 19 November 2017.
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