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Seolhyun (AOA)

Weight: 48 kg
Height: 167 cm
Real name: 김설현 / Kim Seol Hyun
Date of Birth: January 3, 1995

Seolhyun (AOA)

About Seolhyun (AOA)

Seolhyun (AOA) Facts

  • K-Pop Group: AOA
    • Position Vocalist and Dancer.
  • Languages Korean (Native), English (Intermediate), Chinese (Basic) and Japanese (Basic)
  • Religion: Catholic
  • Hobbies Reading, Singing, Acting, Taking pictures, Studying, Make-up
  • Skills Singing, Dancing, Design, Modeling, Acting and Playing piano.
  • Role model Hyolyn
  • Her dream was to be a singer since elementary school
  • She was selected as one of the best students in her school
  • She caught a chicken with her hands and was in the newspaper for it
  • Participated as a model for school uniforms
  • Her mother was a piano teacher so she has been practicing since she was a child.
  • She was taken to the emergency room shortly before the girls had their comeback in 2013 because she suffered from too much stress
  • She was officially the most popular star in 2015. Naver revealed the most searched words of 2015 on Dec. 2, in 12 different categories, including people, society, variety, movies, drama and music. Seol Hyun took first place in the people category, proving that she is indeed the most talked-about celebrity in 2015.
  • On September 25, 2015, the official website of the Korean army revealed that the army’s preferred group is AOA the favorite member of the girl groups was also Seol Hyun with 14.33% of the preferences
  • Actor Lee Min Ho and Seol Hyun will be Korea’s tourism ambassadors “2016-2018”. They will be promoting Korea’s tourism industry and will attend various events planned to promote tourism.
  • On January 21, 2016 I made a collaboration with CNBLUE for presentation at the 30th Golden Disk Awards playing Cinderella.
  • On January 14, 2016 Seolhyun was voted the best advertising model of 2015 by the entire Korean advertising industry.
  • She recently revealed that she is a fan of Seo Kang Joon.
  • On March 3, 2016 Seolhyun was appointed honorary ambassador for the April general election by the Gyeonggi election commission
  • On March 18, a representative of HAZZYS stated that the “Seolhyun’s Pockets were completely sold out three weeks after their launch.
  • On June 9, 2016, a representative of Dongbu Insurance Company revealed, “The amount of auto insurance taken out increased by 35% since Seolhyun has been a model of the brand and we look forward to continuing to work with her to further push the brand forward.”
  • On August 10, Dispatch revealed photos of Zico and Seolhyun on multiple dates. An anonymous acquaintance of the two idols told Dispatch, “When Seolhyun was going through troubles due to controversies, Zico was there for her and she leaned on her a lot.” According to Dispatch, the two have been dating for five months now.
  • On August 10, 2016, FNC Entertainment stated;“Seolhyun and Zico supported each other during their hard times and started to develop feelings, and currently they are sunbae-hoobae couple… Please see them warmly.” confirming that the two were in a relationship.
  • On September 26, it was confirmed that her relationship with Zico had ended, after 6 months, for personal reasons.
  • On October 13, 2016 The Korea Advertisers Association which was attended by 400 experts in the field, announced that. Seolhyun and the actor Kim Woo Binwere chosen as the best models in advertising of the year.
  • At the 2017 KOPA & Nikon Press Photo Awards, organized by the Korea Online Photo Press Association (KOPA) AOA’s Seolhyun received the award for the most photogenic star of the year and won recognition for her bright smile and diverse poses.
  • She suffered a second leg injury, having to stop her activities, such as filming in the MBC drama Hotel King. Previously because of her leg injury, she had not been able to promote Miniskirt with the group
  • Park Myung Soo said that she would like to have a niece like her. she commented, “I was really sorry at that time (regarding the accident that happened in Brave Family a while back). Seolhyun is really cute and pretty. There is nothing to criticize about her. She is good and pure. I wish I had a niece like her. The two also agreed to work together in the future
  • She captured the hearts of viewers with her heart dance in Running Man
  • Participated in the 8th SMART Model
  • In the MV “Get Out ” personifies to Julieta of the film Romeo and Juliet .
  • She loves animals.
  • Her favorite drink is soy milk.
  • She was only able to be in one episode of AOA’s One Fine Day as she was filming the drama Orange Marmalade at the time.
  • Seolhyun’s sponsor clothing brand “Buckaro Jeans” decided to launch a line of jeans named after her.
  • She performed the popular and already known “Ice Bucket Challenge”, as she was nominated by Ji Suk Jin from the program Running Man
  • The SK Telekom-branded SeolHyun cardboard posters that were stolen from stores were illegally traded on the Internet for $30, but as their popularity increased even more, they reached a value of close to $90.
  • In the “AOA Channel” program, she proved to be very smart by solving math and grammar problems very fast.
  • It entered the list of top brand power models ranking third with renowned actors such as #2 song hye kyo #1 song song joong ki.
  • It was said that she used a body double in an advertisement for her company’s mobile phone FNC Entertainmen the said: There seems to be a lot of curious fans so we revealed the facts the part of the commercial where there is a person swimming in the water is a body double it was a difficult underwater filming for seolhyun the other scenes in the water is seolhyun.
  • Together with Jimin were in controversy for their lack of historical knowledge on “Channel AOA”, the two faced a challenge where they were given a board with pictures of important historical figures that they had to write down the correct names, including Yi Sun Sin, Shin Saimdang, Kim Gu, Ahn Jung Geun and Abraham Lincoln. The two were able to recognize the pictures of Shin Saimdang and Kim Gu, before going for An Jung Geun, where they got stuck, causing a big controversy in Korea.
  • Talking about how she felt when her relationship with Zico was revealed, Seolhyun said that despite her initial feelings of fear and surprise, she realized that it would not have a lasting impact on her life because she did nothing wrong. She also revealed that the members of AOA were also by her side, worrying about her and comforting her.
  • She also said that she faces her problems head-on: “When I’m having a hard time, I acknowledge that and let the people around me know what’s going on. It’s not that it’s easy, but I let my emotions run their course and then quickly get rid of them. I don’t have a particular method of overcoming things; as time goes on, everything gets better.”
  • When asked if she feels uncomfortable with her entertainment activities after the controversy over her knowledge of history and the news of her relationship, she said, “I feel a certain degree of anxiety, but I don’t think it’s the end. My life is not over.” Seolhyun also said that this year was not bad, considering everything that happened. “Later, when I look back on this year, it won’t be to the point where I say, ‘That was a very difficult time.’ By going through a lot of (difficult) things, I have become stronger. I now have the strength to handle these things.” Showing how much she has matured after the controversy.
  • Revealing an optimistic and sincere outlook on life, Seolhyun said, “When I accomplish one goal, I immediately start working on the next one. Right now my goal is to make today better than yesterday, so that tomorrow will be better than today, so that I won’t repeat my mistakes of yesterday.” She said she is doing well, and in the future she wants to be someone respected by people with dreams.

Seolhyun (AOA) Advertisement

  • FATION Active Derma (2019)
  • GLAM D (2018)
  • Dashing Diva (2017-2018)
  • Biotherm (2017-2018)
  • Nongshim Chapagetti (2017-2018)
  • 여명 for Kakao (2017).
  • Lafuma (2017)
  • Mind Bridge (2016-2018)
  • Kerasys (2016-2018)
  • Hazzys Accessories (2016-2018)
  • Dongbu (2016-2018)
  • G Market (2016-2017)
  • Kloud (2016-2017)
  • KOLPING (2016-2017)
  • Urive (2016-2017)
  • Acuvue (2016-2017)
  • ZigBang (2016-2017)
  • LG (2016)
  • Monguae (2016)
  • Sprite (2016)
  • Basic House (2016)
  • SPAO (2016)
  • Ellesse (2016)
  • Glory Arden (2016)
  • Enter 6 (2015-2016)
  • Sudden Attack (2015-2016, Video game)
  • SK telecom (2015-2016)
  • Buckaroo (2014-2016)
  • Mizuno Korea (2014)
  • Clean and Clear (2013)

Seolhyun (AOA) Drama

  • The Murderer’s Shopping List (tvN, 2022)
  • Awaken (tvN, 2020)
  • My Country (jTBC, 2019)
  • Click Your Heart (Naver TVcast and MBCevery1, 2016) cameo
  • Orange Marmalade (KBS2, 2015)
  • Ugly Alert (SBS, 2013)
  • My Daughter Seo Young (KBS2, 2012)

Seolhyun (AOA) Films

  • P1H: Beginning of a New World (2020)
  • The Great Battle (2018)
  • Memoir of a Murderer (2017)
  • Gangnam Blues (2015)

Seolhyun (AOA) Awards

  • 36th Blue Dragon Film Awards: Popular Actress Award (Gangnam Blues)
  • KBS Entertainment Awards best Newcomer – Variety Category
  • KBS Drama Awards popular Actress Award (Orange Marmalade)
  • 13th Annual TV CF Awards: 2015 Best Model of the Year Award
  • Max Movie Best Movie Awards: Rising Stars Award
  • The 5th Marie Claire Film Festival: Rookie of the Year Award
  • Style Icon Asia: Awesome Syndrome
  • KAA Annual Conference 2016 Best advertising model
  • SBS Entertainment Awards Best Entertainer Award
  • KOPA & Nikon Press Photo Awards: The most photogenic star of the year.
  • 55th Daejong Film Awards: Woori Bank Star Award.
  • Asia Artist Awards New Wave Award

Seolhyun (AOA) Radio Programs

  • 2016 SBS Love FM Song Euni, Kim Sook’s Sister Radio (13.04.2016)
  • 2013: MBC SimsimTapa (10.12.2013)
  • 2013: SBS Power FM School’s Kim Changryeol (31.10.2013. besides Yuna, choa and Jimin)

Seolhyun (AOA) TV Programs

  • 2018: (Mnet) Not the Same Person You Used To Know (Ep.1)
  • 2018: (KBS) The Return of Superman (01.07.2018, with Mina)
  • 2018: (MBC) Unexpected Q (30.06.2018) with Jimin
  • 2018: (SBS) &Running Man (2018, Ep.402, with Hye Jeong)
  • 2017: (tvN) Three Meals a Day
  • 2017: (JTBC) Let’s Eat Dinner Together (01/25/17)
  • 2017: (SBS) Flower Crew (22/01/17)
  • 2017: (KBS) Trick & True (4/01/17)
  • 2017: (JTBC) Please Take Care of My Refrigerator (2/01/17)
  • 2016: (KBS) The Return of Superman (12/25/16)
  • 2016: (MBC) Secretly Greatly/ Ep.1
  • 2016: (SBS) Running Man (2016) Ep.294
  • 2016 (KBS) Happy Together 3 (26.05.2016, next to Chanmi)
  • 2016 (MBC) TV Section (10.04.2016)
  • 2016: ( MBC) Radio Star (30.03.2016)
  • 2016 : (SBS) Law of the Jungle; Tonga (04.03.2016 at TBA)
  • 2016: ( KBS) Entertainment Weekly (27.02.2016)
  • 2016: (SBS) Midnight tv entertainment (03.02.2016)
  • 2016: (KBS2) Entertainment Weekly (16.01.2016)
  • 2015 (KBS) KBS Entertainment Awards (26.12.2015, as MC of the awards)
  • 2015 (SBS) Running Man (20 and 27.12.2015, Ep 278 and 279)
  • 2015: ( KBS2) 1 Night 2 Days (22.11.2015)
  • 2015 (SBS) One Night of TV Entertainment (09.09.2015)
  • 2015 (SBS) Running Man (12.07.2015, Ep 255)
  • 2015 (KBS) Journal (20/04/2015)
  • 2015: (Mnet) Unpretty Rapstar (Ep. 7)
  • 2015 (KBS) Happy Together (10.02.2015)
  • 2015 (KBS) Brave Family
  • 2014 (KBS) Hello Counselor (17.11.2014, together Choa)
  • 2014 (SBS) Running Man (24.11.2014, Ep 210)
  • 2014: ( KBS2) 1 Night 2 Days (29.06.2014, together with Choa and Jimin)
  • 2014 (KBS2) Let’s Go Dream Team2 (2014, Invited with Chanmi)
  • 2013-2014: Cheongdam-dong 111tvN

Seolhyun (AOA) TV Drama’s

  • Memories Of You theme for Orange Marmalade (2015)
  • Gonna Be Alright theme for Orange Marmalade (2015)

Seolhyun (AOA) Music Videos

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