Ahn Hyo-seop - Bio, Net Worth, Girlfriend, Parents, Age, Awards, Facts
Ahn Hyo-seop is a Korean-Canadian actor and singer who is well recognized for his lead role as Kang Tae-mu in the hit romantic-comedy drama, "Business Proposal"(2022). He further gained recognition for his lead roles in dramas; "Still 17"(2018), "Abyss"(2019), "Dr. Romantic 2"(2020), and "Lovers of the Red Sky"(2021).
Apart from his acting career, he also has a singing career as he was also a part of the project group, "One O One" who made their debut with the single, "Love You". Other songs include; “Get Myself With You”, “Sugar Cane”, “Gravity”, and “I Will Show You”.
With his growing popularity, Hyo-seop surely has managed quite a fan following of over 7.4 million followers on his verified Instagram account: @imhyoseop.
What is Ahn Hyo-seop famous for?
- Famous as a Korean-Canadian actor and singer.
- Known for his lead role Kang Tae-mu in the drama, "Business Proposal"(2022).
Where was Ahn Hyo-seop born?
Ahn Hyo-seop was born on April 17, 1995, in Seoul, South Korea. His birth name is Ahn Hyo-seop while his other name is Paul Ahn. He holds a Korean-Canadian nationality. His ethnicity is Asian while Aries is his zodiac sign.
Born as the youngest of three children, Hyo-seop had a passion for acting as he spent his childhood watching movies with his father in Canada where they immigrated when he was 7.
He wanted to make it his career since he was a youngster. However, his parents weren't in support of his dream of becoming an actor. This didn't lead him down as he moved to South Korea to pursue his dream when he was just 17.
In South Korea, he attended and graduated from Kookmin University, in the Department of International Business. Besides, while he was in middle school and high school, he was part of the orchestra as a violin player.
He was also on his school football team while in Canada.
Ahn Hyo-seop's Career Highlights
- Ahn Hyo-seop's career started initially when he was scouted by JYP Entertainment and became a trainee.
- He trained for three years to become a signer and even had a chance to debut as a member of the K-pop boy band Got7.
- He left the agency after which he signed with Starhaus Entertainment.
- He then became a part of the group, "One O One" alongside other actors releasing their debut single, "Love You" in 2015.
- Hyo-seop made his acting debut as Park Yeon in the MBC drama, "Splash Splash Love" which aired in 2015.
- He also played supporting roles in the series, "One More Happy Ending", "Happy Home" and "Entertainer" in 2016.
- In 2015, he became a cast member of the music variety show, "Always Cantare".
- His breakthrough came with his first-ever lead role as Park Se-gun in the drama, "Queen of the Ring in 2017.
- The same year, he had another lead role as Park Chul-soo in the series, "My Father Is Strange".
- In 2018, he starred as Yoo Chan in the drama, "Still 17". His performance earned him Best New Actor Award at the 2018 SBS Drama Awards.
- In 2019, he starred alongside Park Bo-young in the romantic comedy fantasy crime drama, "Abyss".
- In 2020, he starred as Seo Woo-jin in the second season of the hit medical drama, "Dr. Romantic". He earned Best New Actor Award and later Excellence Award as well.
- In 2021, Ahn starred playing the role of Ha Ram in the historical-fantasy drama, "Lovers of the Red Sky".
- He got his biggest breakthrough when he starred as lead Kang Tae-mu in the SBS romantic comedy-drama, "Business Proposal" in 2022.
- He was cast in the South Korean adaptation of the popular Taiwanese drama, "Someday Or One Day" in March 2022.
Who is Ahn Hyo-seop's girlfriend?
Ahn Hyo-seop is currently single. He has kept his personal life under wraps. He appears to be more concerned with his professional life than with his one.
Besides, he loves playing sports like basketball, tennis, and football and has a pet cat named Baul.
How much is Ahn Hyo-seop's worth?
Ahn Hyo-seop has earned a good amount of money from his profession as an actor. Having his career started in 2015 initially as a singer and then as an actor his dream career, he has never looked back and has progressed becoming one of the loved actors in his 20s.
He has earned a lot of money through acting in many films and television programs and also through his sponsorship deals like Calvin Klein. Ann's net worth is expected to be $2 million in 2022.
How tall is Ahn Hyo-seop?
Ahn Hyo-seop is an attractive man with a well-kept athletic body physique in his 20s. He has a fair complexion with a perfect face black hair and a pair of black eyes. His charismatic face and body have won several hearts as he has been named to be one of the most handsome actors in Korea.
He stands tall with a height of 6ft 1inches(1.82m) with a bodyweight of 70kg(154 lbs). His shoe size is 8(UK).
Trivias About Ahn Hyo-seop You Need To Know.
- He was offered to be in the Kpop group Got7, but he declined the offer.
- Besides acting, he is skilled at singing, dancing, violin and the piano.
- He graduated from Kookmin University, with a degree in International business.