Seriously, Who Doesn’t Know This Little Fairy ‘Actress Kim Bo-mi’ on Korean Entertainment Anyway?
Yep, at this moment, when you look at her photo above, you might think that you’ve seen her somewhere on Korean movies or drama series. With her unique looks and entertaining acting, she has attracted many viewers with the role of a young girl dreaming of becoming the next Miss Korea in movie Sunny (2011). Since the success of the movie (the first Korean movie in 2011 to surpass the 5 million admission mark), she has been cast to play other supporting roles on many hit drama series, such as My Love From The Star (2013), Doctor Stranger (2014), Man to Man (2017), etc.
Full Profile of Kim Bo-mi
Korean Name : Kim Bo-mi (김보미)
Chinese Name : Jin Fu Mei (金甫美)
Gender : Female
Occupation : Actress
Nationality : South Korean
Birth Place : Suwon, Gyeonggi, South Korea
Birth Date : May 15, 1987
Western Zodiac Sign : Taurus
Chinese Zodiac Sign : Rabbit
Height : 163 cm (5’4″)
Weight : 43 kg
Blood Type : N/A
Talent Agency : Fly-up Entertainment
Agency Profile : http://www.flyup.co.kr/ (김보미 : Kim Bo-mi)
Family : Father, Mother, She’s the eldest of 1 other sibling
Education : Sejong University (Ballet)
Religion : N/A
Language : Korean
Instagram : https://www.instagram.com/bbomi0515
Twitter : https://twitter.com/bbomi0515
Facts and Trivia About Kim Bo-mi
- The name Bomi means “big (甫)” and “beautiful (美)”, and was the name given to her by her father.
- Her sister is three years younger than her.
- She is known to have a youthful look, like she is in her early 20s.
- On the episode of ‘Strong Heart’ that aired on October 4th, 2011, she said that her ideal type is someone who is not too good-looking. At first she said that her pick was Super Junior’s Eunhyuk, but she changed it to 2PM’s Chansung, because Eunhyuk didn’t talk to her. In the end, she hilariously chose the other guest star, Gary, to be her ideal type.
- She debuted in 2008 as a supporting actor on the SBS drama “Painter of The Wind”.
- So far, she admitted that she has auditioned for roles hundreds of times.
- She sang “Bingle Bingle” (along with Kang So Ra, Min Hyo Rin, Kim Min Young, Park Jin Joo and Nam Bo Ra) for the theme of Sunny (2011).
- She majored in ballet at university, and when she was 22 years old, even if the amount of appearance is small, she believes that one day, opportunity will come to her.
- In the seventh year of her debut, she said her most memorable works are the movie “Sunny” and the drama “My Love From The Star”.
- She said some of her seniors on drama sets, such as Jun Ji Hyun (“My Love From The Star”), Moon Geun Young (“Painter of The Wind”), and others gave her lots of useful advice about life and camera works.
- Lee Jong Suk is one of her close friends. He is an old friend who she has learned a lot from. “He is a brat, but a warm friend. We’re close enough to talk to each other,” he said.
- She went to Min Hyo Rin’s wedding with the other members of the “Sunny” casts.
- She is one of the most well-dressed Korean celebrities, and always appears in fashionable clothes in public, she even frequently attends Fashion events.
- She is close to comedian Oh In Taek, and was once rumored to be dating him, but it turned out to be false.
- She said that she still has a long way to go, because she hasn’t found her own style of acting yet.
- She once was hit by a four-ton truck in a tunnel near the World Cup Stadium in Sangam-dong, Seoul, while traveling for interview with the movie “Sunny” at 4:40 pm on the 26th. She received a simple test, and returned home safely.
- She got into acting intentionally. “The dance professor recommended me to go out as a KBS “Beauty Talker” audience member. I came to appear as an audience, but PD taught me how to act, and I started to do it coincidentally. The agency also introduced me.“
- She chose Ha Ji Won as the actor who she would like to meet.
- “I want to be an actor who can go on steadily in the future“.
Filmography of Kim Bo-mi
Kim Bomi is an actress who can be stigmatized by her own unique character and stable acting ability. So far, she seems to always complete her role with a splash of charm in every scene. She always leaves a strong impression every time, even if she doesn’t play the lead role or is just making a cameo. Kim Bomi said that even when she only plays the role as the staff of the entertainers, such as stylists, it is still acting, and she’s okay with that.
Drama Series Appearance List
|2008||Painter of the Wind||Mak Nyeon||SBS|
|2011||My Daughter the Flower||Joo Hong Dan|
|2013||Gu Family Book||Dam (guest, episode 1)||MBC|
|Master’s Sun||Sun Young (guest, episode 5)||SBS|
|My Love from the Star||Min Ah|
|2014||Doctor Stranger||Kim Ah Young|
|My Secret Hotel||Heo Young Mi||tvN|
|2015||A Girl Who Sees Smells||Convenience store clerk
(guest, episode 1)
|Assembly||Song So Min||KBS2|
|2016||Neighborhood Hero||So Mi||OCN|
|2017||Man to Man||Park Song Yi||JTBC|
|2018||My Contracted Husband, Mr. Oh||Bang Jung Mi||MBC|
Movie Appearance List
|2010||Death Bell 2: Bloody Camp||Kyung Hee|
|2011||Sunny||teenage Ryu Bok Hee|
|2012||Whatcha Wearin’?||Yoon Mi|
|2014||Mr. Perfect||Yi Hwa|
|Brownie||Na Bing Bing|
Other Appearances List : Music Video, Variety Show, and Others
- Music Video : “OK” – B1A4 (2011)
- Music Video : “BTS” – LOVE YOURSELF Highlight Reel ‘起’ (2017)
- Variety Show : SBSE! “Star Recipe” Ep. 213
- Variety Show : ETN “Star Replication Project 2%” (2008)
- Variety Show : MBC “Introducing Star Friends” Ep. 3-8 (2009)
- Variety Show : SBS “Strong Heart” Ep. 98 (2011)
- Micro Movie : Love on the Line – as Min Ho’s stylist (2014)
- Short Drama : JTBC “Somehow 18” – as Oh Lee Do (2017)