Seo Woo


Seo Woo(born Kim Moon-joo on July 7, 1985) is a South Korean actress. After her breakout role in 2008'sCrush and Blush,Seo Woo continues to act in film and television, notably inPajuandThe Housemaid, and the TV dramasTamra, the Island,Cinderella's SisterandFlames of Desire.In June 2016, she finally have exclusive contract with Cube Entertainment.

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 Seo Woo's Career

Seo Woo first became known to the public as the oddball4D Girlin the popular "Ok me wa ka" commercial for a Lotte ice cream brand. After her debut in a supporting role the 2007 filmMy Son, she successfully auditioned for a part in the sitcomKimchi Cheese Smile.

, a period drama set on Jeju Island .She then contributed her vocals to "My Fair Lady," one of the tracks in Lee Seung-hwan 's 20th anniversary albumHwantastic Friends.

, which screened in competition at the 2010 Cannes Film Festival .

Afterwards she played a complex character in the critically lauded melodramaFlames of Desire.

Knock, about a magical mask passed down in a shaman family.


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 Seo Woo's Filmography


2007 My Son Yeo-il
2008 A School Rep. Sun-ah
Crush and Blush Seo Jong-hee
2009 Handphone Jung Yi-gyu's sister (cameo)
Paju Choi Eun-mo
2010 The Housemaid Hae-ra

Television series

2007 Kimchi Cheese Smile Seo Woo MBC
2009 Tamra, the Island Jang Beo-jin MBC
2010 Cinderella's Sister Goo Hyo-sun KBS2
Flames of Desire Baek Soo-bin/Baek In-ki MBC
2011 If Tomorrow Comes Yoon Eun-chae SBS
2012 Knock Jung-hwa MBN
Glass Mask Kang Yi-kyung/Seo Jung-ha tvN
2013 The King's Daughter, Soo Baek-hyang Seol-hee MBC
2015 Late Night Restaurant Doctor Hyo Jin (guest appearance, episode 12) SBS

Variety show

2011 2 Days & 1 Night KBS2 Guest, episodes 193-195
2014Running ManSBS Guest, episode 213
2015 Guest, episodes 234-235
Cameo, episode 246

Music video

YearSong titleArtist
2009 "Wonderful Day (Good Day 2)" Lee Seung-hwan
2010 "Right Now" Psy
2012 "Irresistible Lips" BtoB

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 Seo Woo's Awards and nominations

YearAwardCategoryNominated workResult
2008 29th Blue Dragon Film Awards Best New Actress
Crush and Blush
28th Korean Association of Film Critics Awards Best New ActressWon
7th Korean Film Awards Best New ActressWon
11th Director's Cut Awards Best New ActressWon
2009 45th Baeksang Arts Awards Best New ActressNominated
18th Buil Film Awards Best New ActressWon
MBC Drama Awards Most Popular Actress
Tamra, the Island
Best New ActressWon
2010 5th Asia Model Festival Awards Fashionista AwardN/AWon
46th Baeksang Arts Awards Best New Actress (TV)
Tamra, the Island
Best Actress
3rd Korea Drama Awards Best New Actress
Cinderella's Sister
4th Asia Pacific Screen Awards Best Actress
47th Grand Bell Awards Best Supporting Actress
The Housemaid
8th Korean Film Awards Best Supporting ActressNominated
KBS Drama Awards Best New Actress
Cinderella's Sister
2013 MBC Drama Awards Excellence Award, Actress in a Serial Drama
The King's Daughter, Soo Baek-hyang

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 Seo Woo's References

  1. Choi, Ji-eun (4 December 2009). "Seo Woo's Movie Picks: Movies with the strongest impression, regardless of genre". 10Asia. Retrieved 2012-11-20. 
  2. Choi, Ji-eun (28 April 2010). "INTERVIEW: Actress Seo Woo - Part 1". 10Asia. Retrieved 2012-11-20. 
  3. Choi, Ji-eun (28 April 2010). "INTERVIEW: Actress Seo Woo - Part 2". 10Asia. Retrieved 2012-11-20. 
  4. Jang, Ju-young. "서우 큐브와 전속계약 "안정적 시스템 하 좋은 시너지"". 2016-06-20. Retrieved 2016-06-20. 
  5. Lee, Hyo-won (2 October 2008). "Kong Hyo-jin Shines in Crush". The Korea Times. Retrieved 2012-11-20. 
  6. Cho, Jae-eun (23 September 2011). "Director displays guts and playfulness in her first outing". Korea JoongAng Daily. Retrieved 2012-11-20. 
  7. Choi, Ji-eun (10 August 2009). 서우: 탐나는 배우, 서우로다. 10Asia (in Korean). Retrieved 2012-11-20. 
  8. Choi, Ji-eun (10 August 2009). "서우: My name is..." [My Name Is: Seo Woo]. 10Asia (in Korean). Retrieved 2012-11-20. 
  9. Shin, Hae-in (22 October 2009). "(Movie Review) Paju examines female psyche through forbidden love, social disorder". Yonhap. Retrieved 2012-11-20. 
  10. Paquet, Darcy. "Paju". Retrieved 2012-06-20. 
  11. "Seo Woo Courted by Foreign Directors". The Korea Times. 27 October 2009. Retrieved 2012-11-20. 
  12. Lee, Ji-hye (4 May 2010). "Im Sang-soo says Jeon Do-youn is "full-fledged artist"". 10Asia. Retrieved 2012-11-20. 
  13. "Glamorous Actress Seo Woo getting popular after Cannes film festival". The Korea Times. 27 May 2010. Retrieved 2012-11-20. 
  14. Kim, Jessica (25 March 2010). "Cinderella is not quite the fairy tale, says Taecyeon (1)". 10Asia. Retrieved 2012-11-20. 
  15. Kim, Jessica (25 March 2010). "Cinderella is not quite the fairy tale, says Taecyeon (2)". 10Asia. Retrieved 2012-11-20. 
  16. Choi, Ji-eun (12 May 2010). "On the set of TV series Sister of Cinderella". 10Asia. Retrieved 2012-11-20. 
  17. "Actress Seo Woo joins 20-20 club". The Korea Times. 1 June 2010. Retrieved 2012-11-20. 
  18. "Seo Woo featured in July's Cosmo and Bazaar". Dramabeans. 22 June 2010. Retrieved 2014-07-24. 
  19. "Best Performance by an Actress: Seo Woo for Paju". 2010 Asia Pacific Screen Awards Nominee. Retrieved 2012-11-20. 
  20. Park, So-jung (22 September 2011). "Seo Woo to star in SBS weekend series". 10Asia. Retrieved 2012-11-20. 
  21. Choi, Eun-hwa (22 November 2011). "Ha Seok Jin Praises Seo Woo in If Tomorrow Comes". enewsWorld. Retrieved 2012-11-20. 
  22. Ko, Hong-ju (26 June 2012). "Seo Woo to Star in Horror TV Movie, Knock". enewsWorld. Retrieved 2012-11-20. 
  23. Hong, Lucia (27 June 2012). "Seo Woo cast to star in horror TV movie". 10Asia. Retrieved 2012-11-20. 
  24. Kang, Jung-yeon (30 August 2013). "Seo Woo Confirms Villain Role in New Drama". 10Asia. Retrieved 2013-09-06. 
  25. Kim, Hee-eun (20 March 2014). "Seo Woo seeks new management". Korea JoongAng Daily. Retrieved 2014-04-10. 
  26. Cho, Na-young (20 June 2016). "서우, 큐브와 전속계약 확정..비스트·현아 한솥밥". OSEN. Retrieved 2016-06-20. 
  27. "A School Rep.". IndieStory. Retrieved 2014-06-14. 

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