Get to Know More About Supporting Actress, Shin So-yul
If you love Korean drama and have already watched the Reply 1997 drama, you are most definitely familiar with the figure of Shin So-yul, right? The drama was quite popular in 2012. Shin So-yul debuted in 2004, and she began acting in 2006; first appearing in films and television series where she played the supporting role, such as Hello My Love, Jungle Fish 2, and Penny Pinchers. In recent years, she can be easily recognized for playing the supporting female role in various dramas.
In June 2018, the name Shin So-yul was included in the list of most sought-after actresses on a Korean website. This was mainly because she was reported of being in a relationship with musical actor Kim Ji-chul. On the variety show Happy Together 3, So-yul talked publicly about her relationship with the musical actor and shared how they were caught by reporters. Because of her particular skill set as an actress, So-yul has won several awards, such as the Vital Woman Award at the 6th Men’s Health Cool Guy Contest in 2011, Best New Actress in Film at the 21st Korean Culture and Entertainment Awards in 2013, and the Excellence Award, Actress in a Daily Drama at the KBS Drama Awards in 2014.
Now, let’s look at the profile and the latest news about Shin So-yul. Check it out!
Full Profile of Korean Actress Shin So-yul
Name: Shin So-yool/Shin So-yul
Age: 34 years old
Date of Birth: August 5, 1985
Occupation: Actress and Model
Height: 165 cm
Weight: 47 kg
Blood Type: A
Education: Kookmin University (Theater and Film)
Agency: Popeye Entertainment
Find Out More About Shin So-yul Movies and TV Shows
1. Movie – Private Island (2013)
Private Island was a pretty popular film in 2013, it starred Shin So-yul as Nana, Son Eun-seo as In-A, and Da-eun as Yoo-ri. The film, directed by Han Sang-Hee, was released on August 29, 2013, and received a fairly positive response from the audience.
This film tells a story about three girls about to go on a trip to Okinawa. Their adventures immediately begin from the very first day they arrive there. Yoo-ri falls in love with Min-seok, who works at a resort. Min-seok is a gentle and an attractive man. In-A has a good feeling about the fund manager Yoon-soo, who is about to marry. Meanwhile, Nana, who wants to have an unforgettable experience, is propositioned by Min-seok to have an orgy with three other people.
2. Movie – The Royal Tailor (2014)
The Royal Tailor is a film written by Lee Won-Suk, released on December 24, 2014. In this film, Shin So-yul plays Wol-hyang. The film, starring So-yul, also features some other famous names, such as Han Suk-kyu, Park Shin-hye, and Lee Yoo-bi.
The film is a romantic drama the depicts of the love lives, jealousies, and desires of those working in the Sanguiwon during the Joseon Dynasty period. The Sanguiwon is a department in charge of the attire worn by royalty.
3. Movie – Passing Summer (2018)
In October 2018, Shin So-yul starred in a new film titled, Passing Summer. The film was originally released on October 5, 2018, as part of the Busan IFF and was scheduled to have a broad release on October 25, 2018. In the film, Shin So-yul plays the role of Sung-hye.
The film follows a married couple, who used to live in Seoul, but has now moved to Jeju Island. Now, the couple runs a guest house. When the summer is almost over, they have unexpected guests. One of their guests is an ex-boyfriend of the wife. This unexpected guest makes the husband and wife feel very uncomfortable.
4. Variety Show – Real Men Season 2 (2015)
In September 2015, Shin So-yul participated in a variety show together with other actresses. The title of this variety show, aired by MBC, is Real Men. Real Men is a variety show featuring celebrities as they experience life in the military.
5. Variety Show – Mimi Shop (2018)
Mimi Shop is a new beauty program that is aired by jTBC. Unlike other beauty programs, Mimi Shop comes with a different theme, they have their own salon and free services, even famous artists like Sandara Park, Shin So-yul, Cheetah, Kim Jin-kyung, and Tony Ahn, become makeup artists to attend to customers who come to the salon located in Seogyu-dong. Every episode of this program has gotten a very positive response from the audience.