The Story of Seo-hyun: From The Youngest Member of SNSD into an Actress

Height Differences On-stage and Off-stage


Seohyun actually has a height 168 cm (5.51 ft), but from some source she looked like 170 cm. She become the second-tallest in Girls’ Generation, after Sooyoung.



Extended plays

Title Details Peak chart positions Sales
Don’t Say No
  • Released: January 17, 2017
  • Label: SM Entertainment
  • Formats: CD, digital download
1 72 23 3
  • KOR: 33,369
  • JPN: 1,791



As Lead Actress

Title Year Peak
“Don’t Say No” 2017 26 N/A Don’t Say No



Title Year Peak chart positions Sales
“Love Hate”
(with Jessica and Tiffany)
2008 N/A Roommate
(with Joo Hyun-mi and Davichi)
2009 Jjarajajja
“Let’s Go”
(with various artists)
2010 Let’s Go
“Don’t Say No”
(with Yoon Gun)
2012 17
  • KOR: 305,386
Non-album single
“You Are A Miracle”
(with various artists)
2013 32
  • KOR: 53,496
2013 SBS Gayo Daejun Friendship Project
(with Yuri)
2016 149 10
  • KOR: 11,481
Non-album single


Promotional singles

Title Year Peak chart
“It’s Fantastic”
(with Jessica and Tiffany)
2008 N/A It’s Fantastic
“Haptic Motion”
(with Taeyeon, Jessica and Sunny)
Non-album single
“Dreams Come True”
(with Donghae)
2011 2011 Asia Song Festival with UNICEF
“The Magic of Yellow Ribbon”
(with Kim Hyun-joong)
Non-album single
“T’Ple Couple Want It!”
(with Kyuhyun)


Soundtrack appearances

Title Year Peak chart
“Touch the Sky”
(with Taeyeon, Jessica, Sunny and Tiffany)
2007 N/A Thirty Thousand Miles in Search of My Son OST
“The Little Boat”
(with Taeyeon, Jessica, Sunny and Tiffany)
2008 N/A Hong Gil-dong OST
(with Taeyeon, Jessica, Sunny and Tiffany)
2009 N/A Heading to the Ground OST
(with Taeyeon, Jessica, Sunny and Tiffany)
2010 276 N/A My Friend Haechi
“It’s Okay Even If It Hurts” 90 N/A Kim Soo Ro OST
(with TVXQ)
2011 N/A Paradise Ranch OST
“I’ll Wait for You” 2012 32
  • KOR: 155,557
Fashion King OST
“Cheap Creeper”
(with Taeyeon, Jessica, Sunny and Tiffany)
2014 N/A Make Your Move OST


Songwriting credits

Year Album Song Lyrics
Credited With
2013 I Got a Boy “Baby Maybe” Yes Sooyoung, Yuri
“XYZ” Yes Yuri
2014 Holler “Only U” Yes N/A
2015 Dear Santa “Dear Santa” (Korean version) Yes
2017 Don’t Say No “Hello” Yes Jo Yoon-kyung
“Magic” Yes N/A
“Lonely Love” Yes
“Love & Affection” Yes
“Bad Love” Yes
“Moonlight” Yes
Holiday Night “Holiday” Yes
“Sweet Talk” Yes




Year Title Role Notes
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


Television dramas

Year Title Network Role Notes
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
2018 Time Seol Ji-hyun
2020 Hello Dracula JTBC Anna


Web series

Year Title Network Role Notes
2017 Ruby Ruby Love OnStyle, Naver TV Lee Ruby Lead role


Television shows

Year Title Network Role Notes
2010–11 We Got Married (Season 2) MBC Main cast with Yonghwa
2012–13 Show! Music Core MBC Co-host with Taeyeon and Tiffany
2017 What’s It Like Living Alone OnStyle Host



Year Title Role Notes
2014 Moon Embracing the Sun Heo Yeon-woo Lead role
2015 Gone with the Wind Scarlett O’Hara
2016 Mamma Mia! Sophie Sheridan


Awards and nominations

Year Award Category Nominated work Result
2009 Mnet Asian Music Awards Trot Music of the Year “JjaRaJaJja” (Shared with Joo Hyun-mi) Nominated
2010 South Korea Ministry of Culture Recognition Award N/A Won
MBC Entertainment Awards Most Popular Couple We Got Married (Shared with Jung Yong-hwa) Won
2011 Mnet 20’s Choice Awards Hot Campus Goddess N/A Nominated
Mnet Media Awards Most Cute and Gorgeous Lady Nominated
2013 Seoul International Drama Awards Best Song from a Drama “I’ll Wait for You” Nominated
2014 Dongguk University The Lifetime Achievement Award N/A Won
2016 SBS Drama Awards Special Acting Award, Actress in a Fantasy Drama Moon Lovers: Scarlet Heart Ryeo Won
2017 Korea Drama Awards Best New Actress Bad Thief, Good Thief Nominated
MBC Drama Awards Newcomer Award: Best New Actress Won
Top Excellence Actress (Weekend Drama Category) Nominated
2018 2nd The Seoul Awards Popularity Award, Actress Time Won
2018 Korea Best Star Awards Best Drama Star Won
MBC Drama Awards Top Excellence Award, Actress in a Wednesday-Thursday Miniseries Nominated
Fighting Performance Award Won


On her recent Instagram posts, Seohyun showed her activity to celebrate Christmas 2019, and saying Merry Christmas to her all fans all over the world.

She also greeted people in Instagram, saying have a nice day or enjoy your day.

She always has warm and kind heart. She also uploaded saying 2020 Season Greeting is coming.