Seo Shin-ae

Seo Shin-ae (born October 20, 1998) is a South Korean actress. She made her entertainment debut in 2004 in a commercial for Seoul Milk. Seo then became known as a child actress, notably in the film Meet Mr. Daddy (2007), and the television dramas Thank You (2007), Grudge: The Revolt of Gumiho (2010), and The Queen's Classroom (2013).[1][2]

Seo Shin-ae
(미쓰와이프) 제작기영상 서신애 3m13s.jpg
Born (1998-10-20) October 20, 1998 (age 21)
Baeyang-ri, Taean-eup, Hwaseong, Gyeonggi Province, South Korea
EducationSungkyunkwan University
Years active2004-present
Korean name
Revised RomanizationSeo Sin-ae
McCune–ReischauerSŏ Sinae


Television seriesEdit

Year Title Role Network
2007 Thank You Lee Bom MBC
2009 Glory of Youth Lee Soon-ja KBS1
High Kick Through the Roof[3] Shin Shin-ae MBC
2010 Grudge: The Revolt of Gumiho[4] Yoon Cho-ok KBS2
Drama Special "Boy Meets Girl"[5] Lee Ji-wan KBS2
2012 Drama Special "SOS - Save Our School" Bang Shi-yeon KBS2
2013 Incarnation of Money young Bok Jae-in SBS
The Queen's Classroom[6] Eun Bo-mi MBC
2014 Naughty Ceratops Koriyo Tree (voice) KBS2
Potato Star 2013QR3 Seo Shin-ae (cameo, episode 79) tvN
Climb the Sky Walls (cameo) KBS2
2016 W Kang Cheol's younger sister (cameo) MBC
Solomon's Perjury Park Cho-rong JTBC

Web seriesEdit

Year Title Role Network
2016 Nightmare Teacher Kim Seul Ki Naver TV Cast


Year Title Role
2005 Mr. Housewife Da-na
2007 Meet Mr. Daddy Woo Joon
My Love Hye-young
2012 Yona Yona Penguin Coco (voice, Korean dubbed)
2014 My Love, My Bride Jae-kyung
2015 Wonderful Nightmare Ha-neul
2016 Bittersweet Brew Yeon-seo
2017 Mothers Joo-mi

Variety showEdit

Year Title Network Notes
2007 !Exclamation Mark:
Over the Mountain! Across the River!
MBC Host
2009 Human Documentary Love: Fourth Mom MBC Documentary narration
2010 Fox's Butler MBC Cast member
2013 Top Designer 2013 MBC Every 1 Special jury, episode 5
KOICA's Dream MBC Cast member, episodes 3-4
Human Documentary Good People:
We Learn
MBC Cast member, episode 34


King of Mask Singer MBC Contestant as "Masked Assassin", episode 61

Music videoEdit

Year Song title Artist
2008 "Is There Love?" Kim Yong-jin
2013 "Green Rain"[7] SHINee
2014 "The Story of Our Lives"[8] g.o.d


Year Title Role
2011 Aladdin Lana, Aladdin's younger sister
A Villain Actor, Nam Dal-gu Nam Ji-won
2017–2018 All Shook Up Lorraine


Year Title Notes
2007 "Do You Know" Duet with Lee Ji-hoon; track from Meet Mr. Daddy OST

Awards and nominationsEdit

Year Award Category Nominated work Result
2007 MBC Drama Awards Best Young Actress Thank You Won
2009 MBC Entertainment Awards Best Young Actress High Kick Through the Roof Won
KBS Drama Awards Best Young Actress Glory of Youth Nominated
2010 KBS Drama Awards[9] Best Young Actress Grudge: The Revolt of Gumiho Won
2012 KBS Drama Awards Best Young Actress SOS - Save Our School Nominated
2013 MBC Drama Awards[10] Best Young Actress[11] The Queen's Classroom Won


  1. ^ Jang-mi (12 April 2007). 예쁜건 싫어요, 난 씩씩한 아이에요! <눈부신 날에>의 서신애. Cine21 (in Korean). Retrieved 2014-10-27.
  2. ^ Lee, Seung-han (30 September 2010). "KBS <드라마 스페셜> ⑫: 서신애 "천재소녀라는 기대와 부담, 나와 비슷하다"". TenAsia (in Korean). Retrieved 2014-10-27.
  3. ^ Cho, Ji-young; Yoon, I-na (28 October 2009). "REVIEW: MBC sitcom High Kick 2". TenAsia. Retrieved 2014-10-27.
  4. ^ Han, Sang-hee (6 July 2010). "Legendary gumiho tale gets a facelift". The Korea Times. Retrieved 2014-10-27.
  5. ^ "Child genius Seo Shin-ae in Drama Special". Dramabeans. 28 September 2010. Retrieved 2014-10-24.
  6. ^ "Queen's Classroom casts Kim Sae-ron, Seo Shin-ae". Dramabeans. 30 March 2013. Retrieved 2014-10-24.
  7. ^ Hong, Grace Danbi (21 June 2013). "SHINee and Cast of The Queen's Classroom Dance Together in Green Rain MV". enewsWorld. Archived from the original on 27 October 2014. Retrieved 2014-10-27.
  8. ^ "Seo Shin Ae To Appear In g.o.d's New MV Of The Story Of Our Lives". KpopStarz. 11 July 2014. Retrieved 2014-10-24.
  9. ^ Cho, Bum-ja (3 January 2011). "Jang Hyuk scores top prize at KBS Drama Awards". TenAsia. Retrieved 2014-10-27.
  10. ^ Lee, Cory (31 December 2013). "Ha Ji-won Receives Top Honor at 2013 MBC Drama Awards". TenAsia. Archived from the original on 2014-03-28.
  11. ^ Award shared with Kim Hyang-gi, Kim Sae-ron and Lee Young-yoo.

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