Ryu Su-young (born Eo Nam-seon on September 5, 1979) is a South Korean actor. He made his first appearance on television as a college student on a cooking show in 1998, then starred in the controversial film Summertime (2001). This was followed by supporting roles in TV dramas such as Successful Story of a Bright Girl (2002), Save the Last Dance for Me (2004), and Lawyers of the Great Republic Korea (2008), as well as leading roles in 18 vs. 29 (2005), Seoul 1945 (2006), and Bad Couple (2007).
September 5, 1979
Seoul, South Korea
|Alma mater||Myongji University - Business Administration|
|Revised Romanization||Ryu Su-yeong|
|Revised Romanization||Eo Nam-seon|
For his mandatory military service, Ryu was a member of the Seoul Metropolitan Police Agency from 2008 to 2010. After his discharge, Ryu returned to television in 2011 in the romantic comedy My Princess, and the popular family drama Ojakgyo Family. In 2013, he joined the reality/variety show Real Men, in which male celebrities visit army bases and experience daily life there. He also played a detective chasing a fugitive in Two Weeks (2013).
Ryu Soo-young married his fellow actress, Park Ha-sun, in a private ceremony at the Mayfield Hotel in Seoul on January 22, 2017. Their romantic relationship started in 2014. They also worked together in the television drama Two Weeks (2013).
They welcomed their first child, a daughter, on August 2017.
|2000||Gibbs' Family||resident 2||MBC|
|Love and Farewell||SBS|
|2001||Open Drama Man and Woman "황홀한 외출"||Jung-woo||SBS|
|Good Friends 2||radio AD||KBS2|
|2002||Open Drama Man and Woman "초록색 카드"||SBS|
|Successful Story of a Bright Girl||Oh Joon-tae||SBS|
|Open Drama Man and Woman "우연"||SBS|
|The Maengs' Golden Era||Yoo Jung-jae||MBC|
|2003||First Love||Hwang Hyung-joon||SBS|
|Merry Go Round||Jeon Soo-hyung||MBC|
|New Gyun-woo and Jik-nyeo||Shin Tae-young||MBC|
|2004||Jang Gil-san||Lee Ji-yong||SBS|
|MBC Best Theater "Butterfly"||Yoo Hyun-soo||MBC|
|Save the Last Dance for Me||Jung Tae-min||SBS|
|2005||18 vs. 29||Kang Sang-young||KBS2|
|Rebirth - Next||Min Ki-beom||MBC|
|2006||Seoul 1945||Choi Woon-hyuk||KBS1|
|2007||Bad Couple||Choi Gi-chan||SBS|
|2008||Lawyers of the Great Republic of Korea||Byun Hyuk||MBC|
|2011||My Princess||Nam Jung-woo||MBC|
|Ojakgyo Family||Hwang Tae-beom||KBS2|
|2012||The Sons||Yoo Min-ki||MBC|
|2013||Drama Special "The Memory in My Old Wallet"||Lee Young-jae||KBS2|
|Two Weeks||Im Seung-woo||MBC|
|2014||Endless Love||Han Gwang-hoon||SBS|
|The Eccentric Daughter-in-Law||Cha Myeong-seok||KBS2|
|2016||My Lawyer, Mr. Jo||Shin Ji-wook||KBS2|
|2017||My Father is Strange||Cha Jung-Hwan||KBS2|
|2018||Nice Witch||Song Woo-jin||SBS|
|2019||Love in Sadness||Kang In-wook||MBC|
|2021||Here's My Plan ||Lee Jae-young||MBC|
|2003||Blue||Sergeant Lee Kyeong-il|
|2013||The Attorney||Lee Chang-joon (cameo)|
|2020||Steel Rain 2: Summit||Captain Baek Doo-ho|
|2001||Hey! At Midnight||KBS2||MC|
|2013–2014||Real Men||MBC||Cast Member|
|2018||Big Picture Family||SBS||Cast Member|
|Let's Go, Let's Go||MBN||Cast Member|
|2020||Perfect Life||TV Chosun||MC|
|2020–present||Stars' Top Recipe at Fun-Staurant||KBS||Cast Member|
|Ryu Soo-young's Animal TV||KBS YouTube Animal For You||MC |
|Warning of the Earth - Carbon 2 Trilogy||KBS UHD||Narrator|
|2021||Park Ha-sun's Cinetown||SBS Power FM||Special DJ||October 19|||
Awards and nominationsEdit
|2002||SBS Drama Awards||New Star Award||Successful Story of a Bright Girl||Won|
|2004||SBS Drama Awards||Best Supporting Actor||Save the Last Dance for Me||Won|
|2005||MBC Drama Awards||Excellence Award, Actor||Rebirth - Next||Nominated|
|2006||KBS Drama Awards||Top Excellence Award, Actor||Seoul 1945||Won|
|2007||43rd Baeksang Arts Awards||Best Actor (TV)||Nominated|
|SBS Drama Awards||Excellence Award, Actor in a Miniseries||Bad Couple||Nominated|
|2011||KBS Drama Awards||Best Couple Award with Choi Jung-yoon||Ojakgyo Family||Won|
|Excellence Award, Actor in a Serial Drama||Nominated|
|2012||MBC Drama Awards||Excellence Award, Actor in a Serial Drama||The Sons||Nominated|
|2013||MBC Entertainment Awards||Star of the Year||Real Men||Won|
|KBS Drama Awards||Excellence Award, Actor in a One-Act/Special/Short Drama||The Memory in My Old Wallet||Nominated|
|2014||SBS Drama Awards||Top Excellence Award, Actor in a Serial Drama||Endless Love||Nominated|
|2017||KBS Drama Awards||Excellence Award, Actor in a Serial Drama||Father is Strange||Nominated|
|Best Couple Award with Lee Yoo-ri||Won|
|2018||11th Korea Drama Awards||Excellence Award, Actor||Nice Witch||Nominated|
|SBS Drama Awards||Top Excellence Award, Actor in a Daily and Weekend Drama||Nominated|
|2019||MBC Drama Awards||Excellence Award, Actor in a Weekend/Daily Drama||Love in Sadness||Won|
|2020||Korean Popular Culture and Arts Awards||Minister of Culture, Sports and Tourism Commendation||N/A||Won|
|18th KBS Entertainment Awards||Rookie Award in Reality Category||Stars' Top Recipe at Fun-Staurant||Nominated|
|Best Entertainer Award in Reality Category ||Won|
|2021||57th Baeksang Arts Awards||Best New Actor (Film)||Steel Rain 2: Summit||Nominated|
|26th Chunsa Film Art Awards||Best Supporting Actor||Pending|
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- Nam Jung-hyun (October 7, 2021). "류수영, KBS '지구의 경고- 탄소 2부작' 내레이터" [Ryu Soo-young, narrator of KBS' 'Warning of the Earth - Carbon 2]. NEWSIS (in Korean). Retrieved October 7, 2021 – via Naver.
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