Heo Yool (Korean허율; born August 29, 2009) is a South Korean child actress. She is best known for starring in the television drama Mother (2018).

Heo Yool
Born (2009-08-29) August 29, 2009 (age 13)
South Korea
Years active2018–present
Korean name
Revised RomanizationHeo Yul
McCune–ReischauerHŏ Yul


In 2018, she beat out 400 other children to play the main character in the television drama Mother, which gained international recognition through the nomination in the 1st Canneseries TV Festival.[1][2] Also she was the youngest in the TV category at 54th Baeksang Arts Awards and won Best New Actress.[3][4][5] Since March 2018, she signed a contract with Elrise [ko].[6]



Year Title Role Ref.
2020 The Closet Yi-na [7]

Television seriesEdit

Year Title Role Network Note Ref.
2018 Mother Kim Hye-na / Kim Yoon-bok tvN [1]
The Guest Jung Seo-yoon OCN Episodes 8-9 [8]
2020 Sweet Home Kim Su-yeong Netflix

Awards and nominationsEdit

Year Award Category Nominated work Result Ref.
2018 54th Baeksang Arts Awards Best New Actress (TV) Mother Won [4][5]


  1. ^ a b Park, Gwi-im. "[단독] 허율, 400대1 뚫고 tvN '마더' 캐스팅…이보영과 투톱". Naver (in Korean). TV Report. Retrieved December 14, 2017.
  2. ^ "TvN's 'Mother' invited to compete in Canneseries TV festival". Yonhap News Agency. March 14, 2018.
  3. ^ "제목=허율, 女신인연기상 수상 "꿈만 같다"". Star (in Korean). May 3, 2018.
  4. ^ a b "'1987' shines at Baeksang awards : The annual ceremony honors the best works in local film and television". Korea JoongAng Daily. May 5, 2018.
  5. ^ a b "제54회 백상예술대상, TV·영화 각 부문별 수상 후보자 공개". JTBC (in Korean). April 6, 2018.
  6. ^ "[공식입장] "'마더' 인연 잇는다" 허율, 이보영 소속사와 전속계약". News1 (in Korean). March 9, 2018.
  7. ^ "영화 '클로젯', 하정우‧허율의 반전 비하인드 스틸 공개". NewsPoint (in Korean). February 17, 2020. Retrieved February 25, 2020.
  8. ^ Park, So-yeong (October 5, 2018). ""김동욱x김재욱 구해줘"..'손 the guest' 허율, 역대급 오싹 빙의[종합]". Osen (in Korean). Retrieved October 5, 2018.