Yoo Seung Ho Profile: Yoo Seung Ho Facts and Ideal Type
Yoo Seung (유승호) Ho is a South Korean actor under San Entertainment.
Yoo Seung Ho Facts:
– He is the youngest of two siblings.
– Education: Baekshin High School
– He is known as “Little So Ji Sub” for his resemblance to the said actor.
– He decided not to pursue college because he wants to concentrate on his acting career.
– He is signed under San Entertainment
– He is born and raised in Gyeyang District , Incheon, South Korea
– He came from a poor family .
– He earned the title, “Nation’s Little Brother” due to the success of ‘The Way Home’ at such young age..
– Along with Park Shin Hye, he starred in So’s music video , “Eraser“.
– He made his entertainment debut in 1999 when he was six years of age featuring in a cell phone advertisement, after his mother sent his snapshot to an advertising agency.
– His acting debut happened as a child actor in 2000 with television series ‘Daddy Fish’
– He enlisted for his mandatory military service, as a regular soldier on March 5, 2013
– Before he went to the military , he went to Jeju Island with his friends
– He was discharged on December 4, 2014
– He and IU once did a photoshoot together back in 2012
– He sang a duet with IU titled “Believe in Love” for the charity program Love Request
– The song’s lyrics were actually based on a that he had written while seeing orphans of war in Sri Lanka.
– He trained in swordplay and martial arts in his role as an assassin in Warrior Baek Dong-soo
– His first photo book titled Travel Letter, Spring Snow, And… was published; it was the last project shot by celebrity photographer Bori before her death on April 9, 2013.
– Hi favorite member of APink i Hayoung
– Yoo Seung Ho’s ideal type: “I would prefer someone who is around my age,” he said in an interview with the Korean media outlet Newsen. “A four year age difference is ideal.”
And she should ideally be a non-celebrity.
“I like women who look innocent,” said Yoo. “My ideal type has changed since I returned from the army. I like women who have long, wavy hair.”
During the KBS interview with Park Shin Hye, he also described his ideal woman as wearing dark colors, loving animals and carrying books. But he’s in no hurry to get married and his acting schedule is busier than it was before he enlisted.
Yoo Seung Ho’s Movies:
The way Home | 2002- Sang-woo
Happy Ero Christmas| 2003- Children’s angel choir
Don’t Tell Papa | 2004- Kim Cho-won
Heart Is… | 2006- Chan-yi
Unforgettable | 2008-Gil-su
Astro Boy | 2009- Astro Boy (voice, Koreandubbed)
City of Fathers | 2009- Kim Jong-chul
4th Period Mystery | 2009- Han Jung-hoon
Leafie, A Hen into the Wild | 2011- Greenie (voice)
Blind | 2011- Kwon Gi-seob
Fragments of Sweet Memories (3D short film | 2012
Joseon Magician | 2015- Hwan-hee
Seondal: The Man Who Sells the River | 2016- Kim In-hong/ Kim Seon-da
Yoo Seungho’s Drama Series:
Daddy Fish | MBC / 2000 –Jung Da-um
MBC Best Theater “Boys Don’t Cry“| MBC/ 2001 – Doo-san
MBC Best Theater “It Happened in the Parking Lot”| MBC / 2001
MBC Best Theater “All That Ramen”| MBC / 2003 – Joon-young
MBC Best Theater “Winter Bird’s Dream“| MBC / 2003 – Joon-ho
Love Letter | MBC / 2003 – young Lee Woo-jin
MBC Best Theater “Hi, Clementine”| MBC / 2004 – Se-beom
Sweet Buns| MBC / 2004 – young Lee Shin-hyuk
Immortal Admiral Yi Sun-sin | KBS1 / 2004 – young Yi Sun-sin
Precious Family|KBS2 / 2004 – Park Joon-yi
Sad Love Story| MBC / 2005 – young Seo Joon-young
Magic Warriors Mir & Gaon | KBS2 / 2005 – Mir
Alien Sam| Tooniverse / 2006 – Wang Hae-ryong
The King and I | SBS / 2007 – young Seongjong
The Legend |MBC/ 2007 – young Damdeok
Queen Seondeok |MBC/ 2009 – Kim Chunchu
You’re Beautiful | SBS / 2009 – Customer at convenience store
(cameo, episode 9)
Master of Study | KBS2/ 2010 – Hwang Baek-hyun
Flames of Desire | MBC/ 2010 – Kim Min-jae
Warrior Baek Dong-soo | SBS/ 2011 – Yeo Woon
Operation Proposal | TV Chosun/ 2012 – Kang Baek-ho
Arang and the Magistrate | MBC / 2012 – King of Heaven, Jade Emperor
Missing You |MBC / 2012 – Harry Borrison/ Kang Hyung-joo
Studying Humans| KBS1 / 2013 –Documentary Narrator
Imaginary Cat |MBC Every 1 / 2015 – Hyun Jonghyun
Remember |SBS / 2015-2016 – Seo Jin-woo
The Emperor: Owner of the Mask | MBC / 2016 –Lee Sun
I’m Not a Robot| MBC / 2017-2018 – Kim Min-kyu
The Player | OCN / 2018 – Lee Han-Sang (ep.1)
Memorist | tvN / 2020 – Dong Baek
Yoo sEung-Ho Awards:
2002 24th Young Artist Awards | Best Young Performer in International Film(“ The Way Home”)
2005 KBS Drama Awards |Best Young Actor (“Immortal Admiral Yi Sun-sin, Precious Family”)
2007 1st Korea Movie Stars Awards| Best Young Actor(“Heart Is…”)
2007 SBS Drama Awards |Best Young Actor (“The King and I ”)
2008 2nd Mnet 20’s Choice Awards |Hot Younger Male
2009 4th Andre Kim Best Star Awards| Male Star Award
2009 MBC Drama Awards | Best New Actor (“Queen Seondeok“)
2010 26th Korea Best Dressed Swan Awards | Best Dressed, TV Actor category (“Master of Study”)
2013 New Soldiers Education Unit | Excellence Award from the Battalion Commander
2016 SBS Drama Awards |Excellence Award, Actor in a Genre Drama (“Remember“)
2017 MBC Drama Awards| Top Excellence Award, Actor in a Miniseries(“The Emperor: Owner of the Mask“)
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