Shin Seung-ho (born 11 November 1995) is a South Korean actor and model. As one of the leads, Shin received the most attention after appearing on A-Teen (2018).[2][3] He is also known for appearing on Love Alarm (2019), D.P. (2021) and Alchemy of Souls (2022).

Shin Seung-ho
Born (1995-11-11) 11 November 1995 (age 28)
Years active2016–present
AgentKing Kong by Starship
Korean name
Revised RomanizationSin Seung-ho
McCune–ReischauerSin Sŭngho



In 2016, he quit playing football and began modeling at the 2017 S/S Seoul Fashion Week and Seoul 365 Fashion Show within two to three months of learning to walk. Later that year, he advanced to the final round of the 2017 SBS Supermodel Selection Contest, and since then, he has been appearing in fashion shows and taking photoshoots. As an actor, he debuted in the web drama A-Teen[4]

In the 2021 Netflix original D.P. he received rave reviews for his portrayal of Hwang Jang-soo, a villainous senior soldier who relentlessly bullied his juniors.[4]

In 2022, he played the role of Go Won, in the drama Alchemy of Souls.[5]




Year Title Role Ref.
2021 Double Patty Kang Woo-ram [4]
2024 Pilot Seo Hyun-seok [6]
TBA Only God Knows Everything Do-woon [7]
Resurrected Man Black [8]
Omniscient Reader's Viewpoint Lee Hyun-sung [9]

Television series

Year Title Role Notes Ref.
2019 At Eighteen Ma Hwi-young [4]
2020 How to Buy a Friend Heo Don-hyuk Four-act drama [10]
Homemade Love Story Nam Si-woo Cameo
2022–2023 Alchemy of Souls Prince Go-won Part 1–2 [11]
2023 The Good Bad Mother Civil servant Cameo (episode 5) [12]

Web series

Year Title Role Notes Ref.
2018 A-Teen Nam Shi-woo [13]
2019 A-Teen 2 [4]
Love Alarm Il-sik [4]
2021–2023 D.P. Hwang Jang-soo Season 1 – (Season 2; Cameo) [14]
2022 Weak Hero Class 1 Jeon Seok-dae [15]

Awards and nominations

Name of the award ceremony, year presented, category, nominee of the award, and the result of the nomination
Award ceremony Year Category Nominee / Work Result Ref.
Baeksang Arts Awards 2022 Best New Actor – Television D.P. Nominated [16]
KBS Drama Awards 2020 Best Actor in a One-Act/Special/Short Drama How to Buy a Friend Nominated [17]
Brand customer loyalty Awards 2023 Male Rising Star Award Alchemy of Souls Won [18]


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  2. ^ Lee, A-young (31 August 2018). "From football star to leading man : A-Teen heartthrob Shin Seung-ho on his first acting experience". Korea JoongAng Daily. Archived from the original on 20 September 2018. Retrieved 12 August 2019.
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  4. ^ a b c d e f Kim, Hyun-soo (September 1, 2021). "조석봉 일병부터 황장수 병장까지, 'D.P.'를 빛낸 명품 조연 5인" [From Private Cho Seok-bong to Sergeant Hwang Jang-soo, the 5 best supporting actors in 'D.P.] (in Korean). Cine21. Archived from the original on July 28, 2023. Retrieved July 28, 2023 – via Naver.
  5. ^ Park Soo-in (September 28, 2021). "D.P' 황장수 신승호, 차기작은 홍자매 신작 '환혼'(공식입장)" [‘D.P’ Hwang Jang-soo and Shin Seung-ho, the next work of the Hong sisters’ new work ‘Welcome’ (official position)] (in Korean). Newsen. Archived from the original on January 31, 2022. Retrieved September 28, 2021 – via Naver.
  6. ^ Ryu Ji-yoon (April 18, 2024). "'파일럿', 조정석 파격 변신의 비밀은?" ['Pilot', what is the secret to Jo Jung-seok’s extraordinary transformation?] (in Korean). Dailian. Retrieved April 18, 2024 – via Naver.
  7. ^ Kim Na-ra (March 8, 2023). "D.P.' 신승호→'런닝맨' 전소민이 한 작품에?…"'온리 갓 노우즈 에브리띵' 출연 확정" [공식]" ['D.P.' Shin Seung-ho → 'Running Man' Jeon So-min's work? "'Only Got Known Everything' Appearance Confirmed" [Official]] (in Korean). My Daily. Archived from the original on March 8, 2023. Retrieved March 8, 2023 – via Naver.
  8. ^ Kim, Bo-young (June 1, 2023). "'부활남' 구교환·강기영·신승호 캐스팅 확정…5월 7일 크랭크인" ['Resurrected Man' Koo Hwan-hwan, Kang Ki-young, Shin Seung-ho confirmed casting... May 7 crank-in] (in Korean). E-Daily Star. Archived from the original on June 1, 2023. Retrieved June 1, 2023 – via Naver.
  9. ^ Jeon, Hyung-hwa (October 24, 2023). "[단독] 이민호·안효섭·블랙핑크 지수·나나 등 '전지적 독자 시점' 초호화 캐스팅..12월 촬영" [[Exclusive] Lee Min-ho, Ahn Hyo-seop, BLACKPINK's Jisoo, Nana, and others cast for 'Omniscient Reader's Point of View'...filming in December]. Daily Sports (in Korean). Retrieved November 1, 2023 – via Naver.
  10. ^ Ban, Seo-youn (January 23, 2020). [단독] 신승호, 웹툰 원작 드라마 '계약우정' 주인공 [[OFFICIAL] Shin Seung-ho, confirmed to star in webtoon-based drama How to Buy a Friend]. YTN (in Korean). YTN Group. Retrieved January 23, 2020.
  11. ^ Moon Ji-yeon (March 3, 2022). "[공식] 이재욱·정소민·황민현→유준상·오나라, 홍자매 '환혼' 만난다" [[Official] Jae-wook Lee, So-min Jeong, Min-hyun Hwang → Jun-sang Yoo, Nara Oh, Meet the Hong Sisters 'Welcome'] (in Korean). Sports Chosun. Archived from the original on March 3, 2022. Retrieved March 3, 2022 – via Naver.
  12. ^ Kim, Han-na (May 10, 2023). "나쁜엄마' 이도현, 안은진 향한 관심...정웅인에 살해 위기[종합]" [Bad Mum' Lee Do-hyun's interest in Ahn Eun-jin...Jeong Woong-in's murder crisis [Comprehensive]] (in Korean). Sports Kyunghyang. Archived from the original on July 28, 2023. Retrieved July 28, 2023 – via Naver.
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  14. ^ Jo, Hyun-joo (July 19, 2023). "[리뷰:포테이토 지수 90%] 'D.P.' 시즌2, "뭘 할 수 있을까?"라는 집요한 질문" [[Review: Potato Index 90%] 'D.P.' Season 2, "What can we do?", a persistent question]. Max Movie (in Korean). Archived from the original on July 28, 2023. Retrieved July 28, 2023.
  15. ^ Ahn Tae-hyun (April 27, 2022). "D.P.' 한준희 감독 '약한영웅' 크리에이터 합류…신승호·이연 캐스팅" [D.P.' Director Han Jun-hee joins the creator of 'Weak Hero'... Cast Shin Seung-ho and Lee Yeon] (in Korean). News1. Archived from the original on April 27, 2022. Retrieved April 27, 2022 – via Naver.
  16. ^ Ahn Byung-gil (April 11, 2022). "58회 백상예술대상 후보 공개…영광의 주인공은?" [58th Baeksang Arts Awards nominations revealed... Who is the hero of glory?] (in Korean). Sports Kyunghyang. Archived from the original on May 10, 2022. Retrieved April 11, 2022 – via Naver.
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  18. ^ "Shin Seung-ho won the '2023 Brand Customer Loyalty Grand Prize' in the male actor rising star category". naver (in Korean). Korea economy. Archived from the original on 4 May 2023. Retrieved 2 May 2023.