Choi Soo Young Age, Wiki, Biography, Height, Weight, Net Worth, Boyfriend & More

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Choi Soo-young, widely known as Sooyoung, is a versatile South Korean artist encompassing the roles of a singer, actress, and songwriter.

Her journey in the entertainment industry has been marked by noteworthy achievements and a diverse array of talents. Initially, she embarked on her musical career as part of the short-lived Korean-Japanese duo Route 0 in 2002.

However, her return to South Korea in 2004 paved the way for a significant chapter in her career, as she joined the immensely popular girl group Girls’ Generation in 2007, solidifying her status as one of South Korea’s leading artists both domestically and globally. The group reached new heights of fame with the release of their hit single “Gee” in 2009.

Choi Soo Young Wiki & Biography

Name Choi Soo Young
Nickname Soo-young
Date Of Birth February 10, 1990
Age 33 Years
Birth Place Cheongdam-dong, Seoul, South Korea
Gender Female
Profession Singer, Songwriter, Actress
Debut August 2007
Famous For Sooyoung
Zodiac Sign Aquarius
Nationality Korean
Religion Christianity

Choi Soo Young’s Net Worth

Salary Not Known
Net Worth USD $3.6 million approx

Height, Weight, and Color

Height in cm 170 cm
Height in Meters 1.70 m
Height in Feet Inches 5 feet 2 inches
Weight 52 kg

114 lbs

Body Type Slim
Body Measurement 34-23-33 inches
Waist Size 23 inches
Shoe Size 5.5 (US)
Eye Colour Brown
Hair Colour Blonde

Choi Soo Young’s Family and Relatives

Father Choi Jungnam

Choi Soo Young with her father
Choi Soo Young with her father

Mother Moon Sohee

Choi Soo Young's mother
Choi Soo Young’s mother

Brothers None
Sisters Choi Soo-jin

Choi Soo Young with her mother
Choi Soo Young with her mother

Boyfriends / Girlfriends Jung Kyung Ho

Choi Soo Young & Jung Kyung Ho
Choi Soo Young & Jung Kyung Ho

Marital Status Single
Partner Not Known
Sons Not Known
Daughters Not Known

Choi Soo Young Education School and Colleges

Education Qualification Graduate
School JeongShin Women’s High School
College & University Chung-Ang University

Favourites Things Of Choi Soo Young

Favorite Colour Black
Favorite Actor Harry Potter
Favorite Actress Not Known
Favorite Food Biggest eater of SNSD
Favorite Sports Baseball
Favorite Songs “Complete” and “Baby Baby”
Favorite Number 8
Hobbies Not Known
Favorite Destination Not Known

Choi Soo Young

Interesting Facts About Choi Soo Young

  • Sooyoung revealed in an interview that her interest in acting predates her singing career. Remarkably, she faced and persevered through over 70 auditions before making her debut as a singer.
  • In the early stages of her acting career, Sooyoung took on various small roles and guest appearances. These included projects like KBS2’s sitcom “Unstoppable Marriage” (2007), the romantic comedy film “Hello, Schoolgirl” (2008), and SBS’s dramas such as “Oh! My Lady” (2010), “Paradise Ranch” (2011), and “A Gentleman’s Dignity” (2012).
  • During this period, Sooyoung contributed musically by recording two songs. One, a trot song titled “KKok,” was a collaboration with Girls’ Generation member Yuri for SBS’ drama “Working Mom.” The other, “Feeling Only You,” was a collaboration with Girls’ Generation member Tiffany and the South Korean duo The Blue.
  • Displaying her songwriting skills, Sooyoung penned the lyrics for three songs: “How Great is Your Love” (2011), “What Do I Do” (2016), and “Sailing (0805)” (2016).
  • In September 2012, Sooyoung secured her first major acting role in tvN’s medical drama “The Third Hospital.”
  • Sooyoung’s acting repertoire expanded with roles in tvN’s romantic comedy drama “Dating Agency: Cyrano” (2013) and MBC’s melodrama “My Spring Days” (2014), where her outstanding performance earned her accolades at the MBC Drama Awards.
  • Subsequent years saw Sooyoung taking on diverse roles, including the female lead in KBS2’s special drama “Perfect Sense” (2015) and the OCN crime drama “Squad 38” (2016).
  • Sooyoung ventured into web dramas, starring as a television producer in JTBC’s “Someone You Might Know” (2017).
  • In 2018, she delved into the world of film with roles in the Korean-Japanese film “Memories of a Dead End” and the action comedy film “Girl Cops.”
  • December 2018 marked a significant moment in Sooyoung’s career with the release of her solo single, “Winter Breath,” following her departure from SM Entertainment.
  • Beyond acting, Sooyoung continued to diversify her portfolio, starring in the JTBC romance drama “Run On” (2020) and the Naver TV romantic comedy series “So I Married the Anti-fan” (2021), as well as appearing in the Netflix original series “Move to Heaven.”
  • In 2022, she took on the role of a nurse at a hospice in the KBS2 drama “If You Wish Upon Me.” Additionally, Sooyoung actively participated in Girls’ Generation’s fifteenth-anniversary album “Forever 1” (2022), co-writing the song “Seventeen.”
  • Sooyoung has been in a relationship with Jung Kyung-ho since 2013. Beyond her artistic endeavors, she engages in philanthropy, serving as an ambassador for Korea’s Retinitis Pigmentosa Society since 2012.
  • In 2016, she launched the clothing brand “Beaming Effect” to raise awareness for Retinitis Pigmentosa. She also holds the position of ambassador to the Korean Day of Overcoming Rare Diseases.

Choi Soo Young’s Social Media Handles

Twitter sooyoungnews

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