An Actress With a Doll-like Face, Hong Soo-ah!
Actress Hong Soo-ah, who left Korea to perform in Chinese dramatic roles for several years, is now a celebrity exclusively signed under Dream Tea entertainment after a renewal in 2016. Having debuted as an exclusive model for Magazine CECI, she officially made her acting debut as a supporting character in the horror movie “Wishing Stairs”, which is the third installment of the “Whispering Corridors” film series set in girls high schools.
Hong Soo Ah is a talented actress who has taken on dramas, movies, and even variety shows. She is reportedly promoting both in South Korea and China, but is mainly active in China and earned immense popularity there. Well, if you want to know more about her life, facts, and even rumors, keep on reading guys!
Full Profile of Hong Soo-ah
General & Personal Information About Hong Soo Ah
- Name : Hong Soo Ah (홍수아 / 洪秀儿)
- Birth Name : Hong Geun Young (홍근영 / 洪荣钧)
- Nationality : South Korea
- Years Active : 2003 – Present
- Occupation : Actress
- Agent : Dream Tea Entertainment
- Birth Date : June 30, 1986
- Birth Place : Hwaseong, Gyeonggi Province, South Korea
- Western Zodiac Sign : Cancer
- Chinese Zodiac Sign : Tiger
- Height : 168 cm
- Weight : 44 kg
- Blood Type : O
- Religion : Protestant (Baptist Convention) -> Catholic (Baptismal name: Marstella)
- Family : Parents, 1 sister & 1 brother
- Education : Youngshin Girls’ High School, Konkuk University – Department of Film Arts
Social Media(s) & Link(s) of Hong Soo Ah
- Instagram : https://www.instagram.com/sooah.hong/
- Twitter : https://twitter.com/soosoo1004
- Weibo : http://weibo.com/u/3174922701
- Fancafe : http://cafe.daum.net/cecihgy
- Official Agency Profile : http://dreamtenter.com/sooah-profile/
- Hancinema : http://www.hancinema.net/korean_Hong_Soo-ah.php
Facts About Hong Soo-ah
- She was born in Hwaseong, Gyeonggi, but grew up in Suwon, Gyeonggi.
- Her hobbies are taking pictures and traveling.
- Her specialities are Korean dance and gayageum (Korean music instrumental).
- One of her nicknames is “Gyareuk Soo Ah (갸륵 수아)”, because she is quite famous as an entertainer who often reveals self-portraits through SNS with various expressions.
- She was given the nickname “HongDeuro / Hong Throw(홍드로)” because when she pitched a ball, in the Seoul Jamsil Baseball Stadium at Doosan Bears vs Samsung Lions game (May 7, 2005), her form was similar to the form of former major league pitcher “Pedro Martinez”. Her form was also similar to baseball player Kim Sun Woo.
- She loves baseball. She can throw a ball up to 85 km/h and is a big fan of the Doosan Bears.
- In the past, most of the money she earned was robbed by a manager who she worked with at the beginning of her career.
- Since the year 2013, she has been working mainly in China. She seems to be quite successful there, 3-4 times better than she was doing in Korea.
- She revealed on the show MBC’s “Radio Star” that there were Chinese actresses who made negative comments about her in front of her face because of the language barrier.
- She likes to walk a lot, and would do aerobic exercises often.
- To maintain her slim figure, she tries to eat more vegetables than meat. Late at night, she does not eat food at all.
- To maintain good skin, she put on a face mask three days a week and tries to sleep before 10 PM.
- She revealed that she was treated like a princess the entire time she was filming for the Chinese version of “The Heirs” because she was the main female lead.
- She wants to act with Park Bo Gum at least once. Although that is seemingly a simple and innocent statement, netizens grew viciously protective and made many negative comments when she said that.
- She like a guy like Do Min Joon from the popular drama “You Who Came From the Stars”.
Hong Soo-ah’s Plastic Surgery & Past Photos
After Hong Soo Ah returned to South Korea to once again pick up her career there, her changed appearance has garnered some backlash. Many Korean netizens expressed their shock at her physical transformation, and accuse her of fixing her entire face. However, later the actress claimed she had only gotten a double eyelid surgery, which enraged netizens, and some made mocking remarks. “Botox on her nose, implants in her chin, her breasts.. shots in her lips even,“…
- On tvN’s “Taxi”, she admitted she had only gotten double eyelid surgery, and didn’t have any special plastic surgery on top of that.
- On a broadcast MBC’s “Radio Star”, she said that she got her eyes done because she was pressured as an actress who always needs to look good on screen. She also shared that she was almost rejected at a Chinese airport because she looked different in her passport photo.
- She likes her current face better, but there turned out to be a lot of people who liked her face from the past, which disappointed her a bit.
Well, what do you guys think about her confession? Known to have a face that looks like a doll come to life, is it really impossible for her to look like a doll by just fixing her eyes?
Hong Soo-ah’s Advertisement & Ambassador List
- 2003 : Magazine CECI as exclusive model (잡지 쎄씨 전속모델)
- 2003 : Nong Shim’s (농심 “쫄쫄면”)
- 2003 : Apparently Yakult (엔요 야쿠르트)
- 2003 : Kiwi (키위아작)
- 2003 : Squid (오징어짱)
- 2004 : LOTTE Wizzle (데 “위즐”)
- 2004 : Vita 500 (비타500)
- 2004 : Etude (에뛰드)
- 2004 : Interpark (인터파크)
- 2005 : Technomart (테크노마트)
- 2005 : Seezle (씨즐)
- 2005 : Volkswagen “New Beetle” (폭스바겐 “뉴 비틀”)
- 2005 : TomaToma (토마토마)
- 2005 : Laneige (라네즈)
- 2006 : 3rd International Youth Film Festival Public Relations Ambassador (제3회 국제청소년영화제 홍보대사)
- 2006 : Samchully Bicycle (삼천리 자전거)
- 2006 : Onse Telecom (온세통신)
- 2006 : Promotional Ambassador for Overseas Internet Young Volunteers (해외인터넷청년봉사단 홍보대사)
- 2008 : Doosan Bears as honorary starter pitcher (두산 베어스 – 명예 선발 투수 위촉)
- 2009 : Korean Ambassador for Hematopoietic Cell Banking (한국조혈모세포은행협회 홍보대사)
- 2010 : Ambassador of Angels Walking (천사 걷기대회 홍보대사)
- 2011 : Boryeong Mud Festival Public Relations Ambassador (보령머드축제 홍보대사)
- 2011 : The 48th Suwon Hwaseong Cultural Festival PR Ambassador (제48회 수원화성문화제 홍보대사)
- 2011 : Big Mouth
- 2012 : Calcium Filler
- 2013 : Seoul National University Park Honorary Animal Director (서울대공원 명예동물원장)
- 2013 : KORAIL PR Ambassador (코레일 홍보대사)
- 2015 : SHINE & SHINE (샤인앤샤인)
- 2015 : Black Wind Online (흑풍온라인)
- 2016 : Stella Modello