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Kim So-eun Height, Weight, Age, Body Statistics

Kim So-eun Quick Info
Height 5 ft 4¼ in
Weight 45 kg
Date of Birth September 6, 1989
Zodiac Sign Virgo
Eye Color Dark Brown

Kim So-eun is a South Korean actor, model, and athlete who gained popularity with her role as Chu Ga-eul in the romantic comedy-drama television series Boys Over Flowers in 2009. In addition to that, she has also been a part of many other shows and movies which include Sisters of the SeaThe Scholar Who Walks the NightHappy EndingHappiness in the WindOur Gap-soonThe Show Must Go On, Monthly Magazine HomeEmpress CheonchuHorse DoctorLiar GameHe Who Can’t MarrySad Love StoryAre We In Love?, Someone Behind YouMourning GraveFalling for ChallengeBattle Trip, Love Is Annoying, but I Hate Being Lonely!After School: Lucky or NotWednesday Food Talk, and Fly, Daddy, Fly. Moreover, Kim So-eun has served as the goodwill ambassador for the 2009 Korea International Youth Film Festival, the 2009 University Fashion Week, the 2011 Jeonju International Film Festival, the Golden Cinema Festival in 2013 and 2014, and the 2014 Green Film Festival.

Born Name

Kim So-eun

Nick Name


Kim So-eun as seen during an event in 2011
Kim So-eun as seen during an event in 2011 (ACROFAN / / CC BY-SA 3.0)

Sun Sign


Born Place

Namyangju, Gyeonggi Province, South Korea


South Korean



Kim So-eun attended Chung-Ang University and studied Theatre.


Actor, Model, Athlete


Kim So-eun has been signed with –

  • Fantagio
  • Will Entertainment



Kim So-eun as seen while taking a mirror selfie in May 2021
Kim So-eun as seen while taking a mirror selfie in May 2021 (Kim So-eun / Instagram)


5 ft 4¼ in or 163 cm


45 kg or 99 lbs

Boyfriend / Spouse

Kim has dated –

  1. Song Jae-rim (2023) – In March 2023, she was rumored to be dating actor Song Jae-rim after they were seen together in Japan. However, later that month, their agencies denied the dating rumors.

Race / Ethnicity


Kim So-eun is of South Korean descent.

Hair Color

Dark Brown

Eye Color

Dark Brown

Sexual Orientation


Distinctive Features

  • Gorgeous hair
  • Pierced ears
Kim So-eun in August 2019
Kim So-eun in August 2019 (Kim So-eun / Instagram)

Kim So-eun Facts

  1. Growing up, she trained professionally as a national athletic skier but her athletic pursuits were put on hold after she was scouted as a professional model in a 2003 junior advanced skiing and snowboarding competition in Pyeongchang, Gangwon-do.
  2. In 2009, Kim So-eun played the character named Chu Ga-eul, Jan-di’s best friend who later develops romantic feelings towards So Yi-Jung, in Boys Over Flowers and this role got her nominated for the Mnet 20’s Choice Award for “Hot New Star” while she won the KBS Drama Award for “Best New Actress”.
  3. Her role as Jeong Yoo-jin, Jae-hee’s next-door neighbor who has a dog named Sangu, in the television series He Who Can’t Marry won her the KBS Drama Award for “Best New Actress” in 2009.
  4. Kim So-eun appeared in 2012 instructional videos for Hongcheon’s Vivaldi ski resort.
  5. In 2014, she co-starred as Jung Se-hee (Ghost girl) in the mystery horror film Mourning Grave.
  6. She has also appeared in the music videos for songs like Let’s Separate by Yoon Gun, Goodbye My Love by 8EightBodyguard by SHINee, and Bye Bye Bye by Monday Kiz.
  7. Kim So-eun has been an advocate of art films, youth activism, and eco-living.
  8. She has been featured in magazines and editorials like Allure Korea, High Cut, Vogue Korea, InStyle Korea, Elle Girl Korea, Harper’s Bazaar, CeCi, L’Officiel, Esquire Korea, and Nylon Korea.

Featured Image by ACROFAN / / CC BY-SA 3.0

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