“Miss Mamma Mia” Lead Actress, Kang Byul
Kang Byul is a South Korean actress who debuted in the film industry in 2008 under Sim Entertainment. She usually played supporting roles, before the KBS drama “Miss Mamma Mia” in 2015, which has helped her name since then. She really rarely makes public appearances, so let’s get to know Kang Byul.
Full Profile of Kang Byul, and Facts
Real Name = Gang Byeol -> Kang Byul
Birthday = August 9, 1990
Origin = Seoul, South Korea
Zodiac = Leo
Height = 169 cm
Weight = 48 kg
Education = Hanyang University – Theatre and Film Major
Relationship Status = Single
Occupation = Actress
Years Active = 2008 – Present
Agency = Sim Entertainment (Former), Huayi Brothers (Present)
- She became a model in 2BIC’s MV Made Another Girl Cry in 2012.
- She is close to SHINHWA’s Junjin, after their appearance together on Mnet’s “Junjin and 4 High School Girl” in 2008, and dreamed of becoming an actress afterward.
- She spend her childhood in the USA until she was 5 years old, and then came back to South Korea. Later, she moved to Canada.
- Both of her parent support her decision to become an actress.
- She likes playing sports.
- She can speak Korean and English.
- She wants to do a sport film someday.
- She wants to act in Hollywood.
- She wants to move to the USA to pursue acting.
- For the future, she would like to act in a simple role that is full of love in a film.
- She lost 8 kg when she was starring in KBS’s Drama “Miss Mamma Mia”.
- She won an award at the “2015 KBS Drama Awards” on December 31, 2015 for Excellent Actress in Daily Drama for the drama “Save the Family”.
- She made a guest appearance on KBS’s “New Year’s Special 2015 Star Golden Bell” along with other guest such as Chanyeol, Kangnam, Sistar, Lee Gukju, Ember, Eun Jiwon, Moon Heejun, Jang Suwon, Danny Ahn, Niel, Park Sung-kwan, Park Hyo-joon, Park Jung-eum, Heo Gyeong-hwan, Kim Bumsoo, and Lee Chaeyoung.
List of Kang Byul’s Movies and Drama Appearance
After she starred in a variety show in 2008 with SHINHWA’s Junjin, and began to pursue acting, she began in supporting roles in both dramas and movies. She got the lead role on the KBS Drama “Miss Mamma Mia” in 2015, and become well known soon afterward. Here is the list of all the dramas and movies Kang Byul has appeared in.
|2009||A Blood Pledge||Kang Bo-yoon|
|2009||MBC||Creating Destiny||Han Hyo-eun|
|2010||Kim Su-ro, The Iron King||Ah-hyo/Ah-ni|
|tvN||Harvest Villa||Park Song-yi|
|2012||SBS||Rooftop Prince||Lady Mimi|
|2013||KBS2||The Fugitive of Joseon||Choi Woo-young|
|SBS||Ugly Alert||Gong Jin-joo|
|2014||God’s Gift – 14 Days||Han Ki-tae’s Girlfriend (ep. 6)|
|2015||KBS Drama||Miss Mamma Mia||Seo Young-joo|
|KBS1||Save the Family||Lee Hae-soo|
|2016||MBC||Always Spring||Joo In-jeong|