Learn More About Actress Shin Min-ah: Profile, Age, Dating Kim Woo-bin, Etc.


The Beautiful Actress Shin Min-ah!

The Korean actress Yang Min-a started her career in 1998 by becoming a model for KiKi, a teen magazine. After she became a model, she then became one of the most requested and highest commercial endorsers in South Korea.

Shin Min-ah is very successful in modeling, and many well-known brands use her as their model and brand ambassador including an extended advertisement for Giordano in 2011 and, in the same year, she went to Millan (Italy) for a photoshoot to become a model for Elle Korea and Calvin Klein. Besides modeling, she became an artist in 2001 and played in the drama Beautiful Days as a supporting role.

In this article, we will talk about Shin Min-ah’s full profile. Stay tuned!

Shin Min-ah’s Profile

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Birth Name: Yang Min-ah

Stage Name: Shin Min-ah

Birth Date: April 5, 1984

Height: 169 cm

Blood Type: O

Family: Parents, older sister, and younger brother

Religion: Protestantism

Education: Dongguk University (Faculty of Theater)

Occupation: Actress

Debut: 1998 (Kiki 1st Exclusive Model)

Agency: AM Entertainment

Instagram: @illusomina

Facebook: Shin Min-ah’s Official Facebook Page

Shin Min-ah’s Interesting Facts

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  • Shin Min-ah is allergic to cucumber and pea.
  • Although Shin Min-ah is a fun person as a close friend, she is actually shy and tends to get nervous when she’s on variety shows.
  • Shin Min-ah really likes to read. She often talked about her favorite books on an interview.
  • Shin Min-ah once had a photoshoot with Jamie Dornan in 2009.
  • Shin Min-ah donated 100 million won to medical staff and vulnerable groups due to Covid-19.
  • Shin Min-ah’s boyfriend, Kim Woo-bin moved to her agency, AM Entertainment in February 2020.

The Couple Shin Min-ah and Kim Woo-bin!

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Who doesn’t know this couple? Yup! We all know they have been in a relationship for 3 years, and they were officially dating in 2015. At first, no one knew about their relationship, but on July 22, 2015, Dispatch Korea took a picture of Kim-woo bin picking up Shin Min-ah and apparently their relationship had been running for two months by then. In connection with the news, both parties and agencies confirmed the rumors and announced that they had indeed been dating.

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The couple has never been linked to any rumors, so eventually, someone began a rumor that they broke up. In the past year, her lover was reported to have cancer, and Shin Min-ah proved that the break-up rumor was wrong with proof of loyalty and treating him well when he was ill. The story of both of them is full of romance and loyalty.

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Shin Min-ah’s Drama List

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Shin Min-ah’s appearance in the acting industry started in 2001. At the beginning of her career as an actress, she played in the drama Beautiful Days as a supporting actress. Through the Volcano High high school martial arts comedy with Jang Hyuk, she became popular.

Her name became even more famous when she starred in the drama Oh My Venus in 2015. For her character, an overweight lawyer, Shin underwent three hours of makeup before shoots.

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She went on a hiatus from acting, and she started again in 2015 by starring in the drama Oh My Venus, and this is a list of dramas that she has starred in as of 2021:

  • Beautiful Days (2001)
  • Punch (2003)
  • A Love to Kill (2005)
  • The Devil (2007)
  • My Girlfriend Is a Nine-Tailed Fox (2010)
  • Arang and the Magistrate (2012)
  • Oh My Venus (2015)
  • Tomorrow, With You (2017)
  • Chief of Staff (2019)
  • Chief of Staff (2019)
  • Hometown Cha-Cha-Cha (2021)

Shin Min-ah’s Movies

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Besides playing in various dramas, she also starred in many films. For example, at the beginning of her career, she played in the comedy film Volcano High with Jang Hyuk. She then took on a supporting role in Kim Jee-woon’s noir film A Bittersweet Life, reuniting her with previous co-star Lee Byung-hun. She then portrayed a deaf character in Sad Movie in 2005. She later starred in My Love, My Bride in 2014 with Jo Jung-suk, and in 2016, she played herself as a cameo in the film A Quiet Dream.

Shin Min-ah’s Movies:

  • Volcano High (2001)
  • Madeleine (2003)
  • A Bittersweet Life (2005)
  • Sad Movie (2005)
  • The Beast and the Beauty (2005)
  • My Mighty Princess (2007)
  • Go Go 70s (2008)
  • The Naked Kitchen (2009)
  • Sisters on the Road (2009)
  • A Million (2009)
  • The X (2013)
  • Gyeongju (2014)
  • My Love, My Bride (2014)
  • A Quiet Dream (2016)
  • Diva (2020)


What Is Shin Min-ah’s Height?

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Is anyone curious about Min-ah’s height? As a model, she must have a height with an average of 160 cm. This model and beautiful actress Shin Min-ah turned out to have a height that is more than the criteria of models in general, which is 168 cm. She has a slim and slender body and after adding in her height, many people are jealous of her. Her lover, Kim Woo-bin, also has a tall height of 188 cm, and if Min-ah is next to Woo-bin, she is not really that much shorter.

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What Is Shin Min-ah’s Age?

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Many people are curious about Shin Min-ah’s age. She was born on April 5, 1984, meaning in Korea, she is around 38 years old or 37 years old based on the international age system, as of 2021. Shin Min-ah and Kim Woo-bin have an age gap of 5 years, and Shin Min-ah is the older. People assume that if someone has a younger lover, their face looks younger than their age, and that’s what Min-ah experienced. But, indeed, her face has always looked very young since her debut.


That’s all the information about Shin Min-ah’s profile, love life, and career journey. She is really a talented actress, right? Let’s wish the best for her and wait for more projects from Shin Min-ah! If you like this article, you can share this on your social media. You can also check out other articles about your favorite Korean celebrities on Channel Korea. Cheers!