Get To Know Pretty and Brainy Actress, Yoon So-hee
Yoon So-hee captured the attention of K-pop lovers and EXO fans as the pretty high school girl on EXO’s drama-version music video Wolf. She gained even more popularity for her role in the Korean historical drama The Emperor: Owner of the Mask. Her role as a cool and arrogant warrior was definitely a character that fans loved to see.
Off screen, she enrolled in a prestigious university, KAIST, as definite proof that she has both the looks and brains to succeed in the K-pop industry.
In this article, Channel-Korea will explain all about pretty and brainy actress, Yoon So-hee. So stay tuned, guys!
Name: Yoon So-hee
Date of Birth: May 7, 1993
Place of Birth: Stuttgart, Germany
Height: 168 cm
Weight: 48 kg
Blood type: O
Management: Grand Anse Entertainment
- She studied in KAIST, one of the best universities in Korea, majoring in Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering.
- She speaks both Korean and German well.
- Yoon So-hee and family moved to Korea when she was 6 years old.
- She is a hardcore fan of the English Premier League Club, Chelsea FC.
- She lived in Busan from the time she was six years old until completing middle school.
- Yoon So-hee threw the first pitch at a baseball game between Nexen Heroes vs Lotte Giants in June, 2015.
Yoon So-hee made a debut in the variety show Hit the S Style, a program that showed campus fashion icons. Her cute look and bright smile caught the attention of viewers and entertainment agencies. In 2013, Yoon So-hee was cast to appear in SHINee’s music video for Why So Serious and EXO’s music video for Wolf.
She started appearing in TV dramas and variety shows. Her most prominent role was as a cool and arrogant warrior in the historical-themed Korean drama The Emperor: Owner of the Mask.
After several supporting roles in dramas and appearances in variety shows, she finally landed the female leading role in MBN’s Witch’s Love.
|2013||The Blade and Petal/Sword and Flower||Nang-ga||KBS2||Support Role|
|Drama Festival “Surviving in Africa”||Yoon Na-ra||MBC|
|Let’s Eat||Yoon Jin-yi||tvN||Main Role|
|2014||Love in Memory 2 – Father’s Notes||Soo-jung||Support Role|
|12 Years Promise/Wild Chives and Soy Bean Soup: 12 Years Reunion||young Jang Gook||JTBC||Main Role|
|Big Man||So Hye-ra||KBS2||Support Role|
|Marriage, Not Dating||Nam Hyun-hee||tvN||Support Role|
|Secret Door||Seo Ji-dam/Park Bingae||SBS||Support Role|
|2015||This is My Love/My Love Eun Dong||Young Ji Eun-dong||JTBC||Support Role|
|2016||Memory||Bong Sun-hwa||tvN||Support Role|
|Bong Soon – a Cyborg in Love||Oh Bong-soon||Naver TV Cast||Web drama, Main Role|
|Iron Lady/After The Show Ends||Go Ali||Web drama|
|The Day After We Broke Up/One More Time||Da-in||KBS2||Web drama, Main Role|
|2017||Queen of the Ring||Kang Mi-joo||MBC/Naver TV Cast||Main Role|
|The Emperor: Owner of the Mask||Kim Hwa-gun||MBC||Main Role|
|Because This Is My First Life||Herself||tvN||Cameo/support role|
|2018||Witch’s Love||Kang Cho-hong||MBN||Main Role|
|2015||Salut d’Amour||teen Im Geum-nim|
|2016||Life Risking Romance||Jung Yoo-mi||Support Role|
|2015||Running Man||Guest||SBS||Ep. 237|
|2016||After the Play Ends||Cast member||tvN||Eps. 1–8|
|2017||Master Key||Guest||SBS||Ep. 11|
|2018||Friendly Driver||Main Host||tvN|
|A Coveted Cruise||Cast Member||tvN|
|2019||Nowadays Bookstore: I will read books||Cast Member||tvN|
|2013||“Why So Serious?”||SHINee|
|“Wolf” Drama Ver.||EXO||For MAMA 2013|
Awards and Nominations
|2017||1st The Seoul Awards||Best New Actress (Drama)||The Emperor: Owner of the Mask||Won|
|44th MBC Drama Awards||Excellence Award, Actress in a Miniseries||Nominated|
|2018||12th Soompi Awards||Best Supporting Actress||Nominated|
Yoon So-hee posted her picture with her makeup artist. She praised her as the best talented makeup artist. Yoon So-hee’s makeup was simple and stylish, highlighting her small face.
Yoon So-hee smiled brightly while her looks were being treated by a makeup artist and hair stylist for recording her recent variety show Nowadays Bookstore: I will read books. After her face makeup and hair treatment were done, she transformed from an ordinary, pretty girl into an elegant and stylish actress.
She greeted her followers and captioned “Happy New Year” on her first Instagram post in 2020. She posted a short clip of the first snow in the new year. It was a romantic greeting from the young actress.
Yoon So-hee is the only female cast member of tvN’s new education program Nowadays Bookstore: I will read books. The program was broadcast starting on September 24th, 2019. Viewers and fans can watch her appearance while reviewing popular bestseller books.
Let’s support Yoon So-hee with her career in the Korean entertainment industry and wish her more success in upcoming dramas or variety shows projects.
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