Seo-hyun Become Solo Artist
Seohyun started to released her solo album called “Don’t Say No” on January 2017. She released her solo after two first of Girls Generation, Taeyeon and Tiffany released their solo album. They before become sub-unit group from Girls’ Generation called TTS, they hits some song such as “Twinkle..Twinkle”.
On this first new album, she took fully responsibility in process, shaping her own musical that she could not do before in large musical group. It showed her personality and she looked more brave on this song. No doubt that this song “Don’t Say No” hit the top of the South Korean Gaon Album Chart. This album also got recognized by Tamar Herman from Billboard as “new maturity” to the singer.
Along after her solo release, Seohyun also exhibited small concert titled “Love, Still – Seohyun”, as part of a series of concerts by SM Entertainment artists.
In October 2017, Seohyun left SM Entertainment after her contract ended. Her future activities with Girls’ Generation remain in discussion.
Seo-hyun Turnover as Actress
Seohyun started her career as actress since 2013, when she still as member of Girls Generation. She was cast in a small role in SBS’s drama Passionate Love and get role as Han Yu-rim, a veterinary student and first love of the male lead character. She got compliment from Director Bae Tae-sub describe Seohyun as “perfectly paralleled that of her role” and “her understanding and expressiveness of the character exceeds those of a rookie actress”.
Seohyun, proclaimed herself as someone who likes both singing and acting. She also expand her interest in musical theater. She keenly join a theater musical since long time but she dismissed the opportunity that given since she felt not ready yet. So, after good preparation she finally joined musical acting role on January 2014. Seohyun stated that Ock Joo-hyun, musical actress, as her mentor and her inspiration.
The theatrical musical, Moon Embracing the Sun, become her debut in acting theatrical. The story was adapted from the novel of the same name. Seohyun got played as lead role called Yeon-woo who is the daughter of a noble family and has love relationship with the King and his brother
Seohyun also took part web-drama Ruby Ruby Love in OnStyle’s . She starred as the female lead in MBC’s weekend drama Bad Thief, Good Thief.
Another acting career, Seohyun was cast in the role of Scarlett O’Hara in the Korean version of Autant en emporte le vent on January 2015. This is a French musical based on Gone with the Wind.
Based on her perfomance on this musical drama, she received praising comment. Let say Seon Mi-gyeong of OSEN said that while Seohyun’s performance cannot surpass that of Bada, who shared the same role, her “fierce voice” complemented and successfully expressed an arrogant Scarlett O’Hara. Also, Kim Hyun-joong of Sports Chosun said that Seohyun’s occasional “clumsy” acting, but compared her to Ock Joo-hyun during her rookie days and said that “her ability to bring emotion through song, the most important part of a musical, rivaled that of a veteran actor. Despite a short career, she endlessly showed us various colors and personal charms of a woman’s life.”
Seohyun also cast in the Korean version of the musical Mamma Mia during February–June 2016. She get played a character named Sophie, a 20-year-old bride-to-be, who hopes to find out who her biological father is on her wedding day.
Some comments comes from Kim Geum-yeong from CNB Journal commented on Seohyun’s improvement from her prior musical performances, praising her “natural acting” and “daring side”. Then, Park Jeong-hwan from News1 stated Seohyun’s performance made the musical “all the more entertaining”.
Moreover, Seohyun also get supporting roles in Chinese romantic film So I Married An Anti-fan and successful K-Drama historical drama Moon Lovers: Scarlet Heart Ryeo on SBS. Because of her acting on this k-drama, Seohyun got a Special Acting Award at the 2016 SBS Drama Awards.
Started on 2018, Seohyun get cast as the female lead in MBC’s melodrama Time. Seohyun now more actively doing acting, then recently on March 2019, she signed contract with new agency Namoo Actors.
Seo-hyun’s Plastic Surgery Rumor
Korean artists mostly got this judge about plastic surgery among the viewers. Seohyun who before debut always seen round cute face is might not has significant plastic surgery.
To some Koreans habit, getting operated eyelid is become commonly even to junior and high school students. But from some source, Seohyun used eyelid tape which making hard to guess if she underwent double eyelid surgery or not.
Seohyun probably get her tip nose operated since her nose looking nice but not overall natural. She got her nose smaller or cuter than before.
Also speaking about her chubby or puffy face, it could be dermal filler, fat grafting but also could be just normal her who always chubby-cheeked. After all, Seohyun has been beautiful and cute since little child.