Get to Know Former SNSD Member Seohyun
Seohyun was debuted under SM Entertainment in 2008. She’s part of a popular South Korean girl-group, Girls Generation, and she’s also in a unit called TTS (Taeyeon, Tiffany, Seohyun). She broadened her career in the entertainment industry by working in a theater production, as well as having acted in some dramas as a cameo or in supporting roles before she got her first role in 2017.
In October, 2017, Seohyun’s contract with her label, SM Entertainment, ended. She decided not to renewl the contract, and her future activities with Girls’ Generation remain in discussion.
Name : Seohyun (서현)
Birth name : Seo Ju-hyun (서주현)
Birth place : Seoul, South Korea
Birth date : June 28, 1991
Occupation : Singer and Actress
Blood Type : A
Height : 169 cm
Weight : 49 kg
Education : Dongguk University
Seohyun has appeared in 8 dramas since her debut. Even though many people think she began her career as an actress in 2012, she actually appeared in her first drama in 2008. It was a cameo in KBS’s Unstoppable Marriage , which aired in 2008.
In 2013, she began to work in dramas in supporting roles. Her first such role was in the SBS drama Passionate Love, where she acted as Han Yoo-rim.
She continued her work in acting, and in 2015 she appeared as a cameo in KBS’s The Producers and MBC’s Warm and Cozy.
In 2016, she portrayed Woo-hee in KBS’s drama Moon Lovers: Scarlet Heart Ryeo. The drama was about a woman who is transported back in time to the Goryeo Dynasty. She wakes up in the year 941, in the body of Hae Soom and she encounters the many royal princes of the ruling Wang family.
She also appeared in episode 12 of Weightlifting Fairy Kim Bok-joo as Hwan-hee.
In 2017, she got her first major role in the MBC drama Bad Thief, Good Thief. She played Kang So-joo, who is a police-woman-turned-investigator who struggles to fight against abusive officials.
Her latest drama is Time, which is currently airing in South Korea.
|2008||Unstoppable Marriage||KBS||Bulgwang-dong’s Seven Princesses Gang||Cameo (Ep 64)|
|2013||Passionate Love||SBS||Han Yoo-rim||Supporting role|
|2015||The Producers||KBS||Herself||Cameo (Ep 1)|
|Warm and Cozy||MBC||Hwang Yoo-ra||Cameo (Ep 13)|
|2016||Moon Lovers: Scarlet Heart Ryeo||SBS||Woo-hee||Supporting role|
|Weightlifting Fairy Kim Bok-joo||MBC||Hwan-hee||Cameo (Ep 12)|
|2017||Bad Thief, Good Thief||Kang So-joo||Lead role|
Seohyun was chosen as a lead role in the OnStyle Naver TV web drama called Ruby Ruby Love. It’s about a young woman who’s a genius who suffers from social phobia, but then she comes across a magic ring that helps her become a successful jewelry designer.
|2017||Ruby Ruby Love||OnStyle, Naver TV||Lee Ruby||Lead role|
Seohyun has also acted in 6 movies since her debut. She began her movie career as a dubber for Despicable Me. She also appeared in SM Town’s biographical film twice, in 2010 and 2015.
Her first supporting role in a movie was in a Chinese movie based on the novel So I Married An Anti-fan which starred EXO’s Chanyeol as the male lead. Seohyun Played the role of Irene.
|2010||Despicable Me||Edith (voice)||Korean dub; supporting role|
|2012||I AM. – SM Town Live World Tour in Madison Square Garden||Herself||Biographical film of SM Town|
|2013||Despicable Me 2||Edith (voice)||Korean dub; supporting role|
|2014||My Brilliant Life||Herself||Cameo|
|2015||SMTown The Stage||Documentary film of SM Town|
|2016||So I Married An Anti-fan||Irene||Supporting role|