Since the end of August 2021, we have been presented with the latest Korean drama entitled Hometown Cha-Cha-Cha . The drama that airs on tvN and Netflix can also be said to have immediately received a positive response since its first episode. Because, apart from being a very lighthearted story, the drama also stars popular Korean actors, such as Shin Min-ah.
Yep, for those of you who really like watching Korean dramas, you must be familiar with the figure of Shin Min-ah who is known for her dimples. The reason is, he has often played in popular drakors and always looks total in every character he plays. Therefore, it is not surprising that Min-ah’s appearance in series or films is almost always awaited by many people.
So, so that you get to know Shin Min-ah better when you watch Hometown Cha-Cha-Cha , first take a look at some of the actress’ facts below!
Starting a Career in the Entertainment World as a Model
Shin Min-ah was born in South Korea on April 5, 1984. Although now better known as an actress, Min-ah actually started her career in the entertainment world as a magazine model first. In fact, this happened when he was still in junior high school, or when he was only 14 years old in 1998.
Min-ah’s career in the entertainment world began when she and a number of her friends did a photo session. Then, Min-ah then sent a number of her photos to Kiki Magazine who was looking for teenage models for their magazine. Luckily, Min-ah became the only person who was chosen and became the starting point of her career as a model.
After that, she often appeared as a model for various products in magazines or other advertisements. Not only that, Min-ah has also been a model for a number of music video clips of famous South Korean singers since 1999. Starting from Lee Seung-hwan, Leon Lai, Jo Sung-mo, to the boy band god.
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His career in the world of acting jumped immediately after his debut
After three years of being active as a magazine model as well as video clips, Shin Min-ah finally entered the world of acting in 2001. She did this as a supporting role in the very popular Korean drama Beautiful Days . Interestingly, Min-ah’s career as an actress immediately jumped after her debut, because she was immediately trusted to play the main role in the film Volcano which also aired in 2001.
After that, Min-ah was often trusted to star in various film projects or other series. Some of Min-ah’s popular projects include My Girlfriend Is a Gumiho, Arang and the Magistrate, Oh My Venus, and also Tomorrow, With You. The Hometown drama Cha-Cha-Cha is also Min-ah’s comeback after a vacuum on the small screen since 2019.
Participate in Filling Soundtracks in Several Projects That Starred
Just by looking at the first two points, maybe many of you are already amazed by the figure of Shin Min-ah. Well, your admiration will likely increase after knowing the fact that Min-ah is also a good singer. In fact, Min-ah is often involved in singing the soundtracks of a number of projects that she has starred in.
Some of the soundtracks he sung include “Oppa, I Love You” for the Punch film OST , “Sha la la” and “I Can Give You All” for the OST My Girlfriend Is a Gumiho , and also the song “Black Moon” on the drakor Arang. and the Magistrates. As a result of this, Min-ah was called a ” triple threat ” by The New York Times because she has a beautiful face, is good at acting, and is also good at singing.
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Accomplishing Actresses Who Are Always Total Every Time She Prepares for a Role
Shin Min-ah is included in the list of Korean actresses full of achievements. How can I not, until this article was written Min-ah has won a total of 21 trophies in the entertainment world, both as an actress or a model which of course can still increase. This also includes two “Best Actress” trophies for her performance as a lawyer in the drama Oh My Venus .
The number of awards won by Shin Min-ah is not too surprising. Because, Min-ah is always total whenever she prepares her role in a film or series project. For example, when he practiced diving for his role as a diver who forgot his memories in the film Diva (2020). Min-ah did not only practice before playing her character, but also when the shooting process was already underway.
In fact, Min-ah gets a lot of new skills every time she prepares for her role as a character with a unique background. Starting from practicing boxing, playing the cello , to even interesting exercises. Because of her totality, Min-ah even fainted during boxing practice for her role in the Korean drama Punch .
Establishing a Lasting Relationship with Kim Woo-bin
A celebrity’s career in the entertainment world cannot be separated from their love life. This also includes Shin Min-ah, who is often rumored to be dating a number of famous Korean celebrities at the beginning of her career as an actress. However, since 2015 until this article was written, the male figure associated with Min-ah’s love life was only one person, namely Kim Woo-bin.
Yep, Min-ah has a lasting love relationship with Korean actor Kim Woo-bin who is famous for his role in the drama The Heirs . They first met when they were both models for a clothing brand. Since then, the two have supported each other, even when Woo-bin had cancer in 2017 until he was finally declared cured in 2020.