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Uhm Hong-sik,  professionally known as Yoo Ah-in, is a South Korean actor, creative director, and gallerist. Born and raised in South Korea.

He made his debut in a tv commercial named honest living in 2003.

He appeared in 2004 in ‘Sharp 1’ as himself. Yoo’s rise to fame came in 2010 when he acted in fusion period drama Sungkyunkwan Scandal.

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Yoo Ah-In ( 유아인 )

Actor, Creative Director Gallerist

Name: Yoo Ah-In

Hangul: 유아인

Birth Name: Uhm Hong-Sik (엄홍식)

Birthdate: October 6, 1986

Birthplace: Daegu, South Korea

Zodiac Sign: Libra

University: Dankook University (Fine Arts) 

Height: 178cm

Weight: 62kg

Blood Type: A

Twitter: @seeksik

Instagram: @hongsick

Debut: in Honest living a TV commercial in 2003

Occupation: Actor, Creative Director Gallerist

Nationality: South Korean

Facts about Yoo Ah In

  1.  Yoo Ah In was born in Daegu, 6th October 1986.
  2. His real name is Uhm Hong-Sik.
  3. He was told to pick a stage name to suit image as a star, and he picked Yoo Ah In.
  4.  “Ah In” was adapted from German, which means “Ein” or “One”.
  5.  He’s got a father, a mother, 2 older sisters (noona) and once got a dog.
  6. He dropped out of high school in his first year at Gyeongbuk Arts High School once his career aspirations as an actor were clear.
  7. He decided to become a celebrity, left his arts high school in the middle of 10th grade (age 15) and came up to Seoul by himself and became independent.
  8. He later took a high school equivalency exam and enrolled in the arts department at Konkuk University. 
  9. Once he felt that he didn’t look like any of his family members,he had seriously considered that his parents might not be his birth parents.
  10. He loves his mom more than his dad.
  11. He started his career as a child actor, and is one of the most successful child actors of his generation along 
  12. He was discovered by a casting agent on the streets in front of his school when he was in his first year of junior high.
  13.  He had been exempt from military service after failing five medical examinations.

Yoo Ah-In’s girlfriend or wife

Yoo Ah-In is currently single. He isn’t dating any girl. But in the past he once dated Song Hye Kyo.

There are rumors that Yoo Ah-In is dating Jung Yu-mi. It is just a rumor none of them said anything to this.

There is no more information about his love life.

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Yoo Ah-In’s Movies

YearEnglish titleOriginal titleRole
2006Boys of Tomorrow우리에게 내일은 없다Jeon Jong-dae
2007Skeletons in the Closet좋지 아니한가Shim Yong-tae
2008Antique서양골동양과자점 앤티크Yang Ki-beom
2009Sky and Ocean하늘과 바다Jin-goo
2011Punch완득이Do Wan-deuk
2013Tough as Iron깡철이Gang Cheol
2014The Satellite Girl and Milk Cow우리별 일호와 얼룩소Ko Kyung-chun/Milk Cow
2014Thread of Lies우아한 거짓말Choo Sang-bak
2015Veteran베테랑Jo Tae-oh
2015The Throne사도Crown Prince Sado
2016Like for Likes좋아해줘Noh Jin-woo
2016CCRT Aerospace : Episode 1 Fragile : The Other SpaceCCRT Aerospace : Episode 1 Fragile : 경계의 저편Man
2018Burning버닝Lee Jong-su
2018The InterviewThe InterviewHimself
2018Default국가부도의 날Yun Jeong-hak
2019Sender Unknown隔空投送Himself
2020Voice of Silence소리도 없이Tae-in

Yoo Ah-In’s Television Series

YearEnglish titleOriginal titleRoleNetwork
2003Honest Living똑바로 살아라Man #2SBS
2004–2005Sharp반올림Yoo Ah-inKBS2
2004April Kiss4월의 키스16-year-old Kang Jae-supKBS2
2005Shi-eun & Soo-ha드라마시티 – 시은&수하Lee Min-sukKBS2
2008Strongest Chil Woo최강칠우Heuksan / Kim HyukKBS2
2009He Who Can't Marry결혼 못하는 남자Park Hyun-kyuKBS2
2010Sungkyunkwan Scandal성균관 스캔들Moon Jae-shinKBS2
2012Fashion King패션왕Kang Young-gulSBS
2013Jang Ok-jung, Living by Love장옥정, 사랑에 살다King SukjongSBS
2014Secret Affair밀회Lee Sun-jaejTBC
2014Discovery of Love연애의 발견Woodworking class studentKBS2
2015–2016Six Flying Dragons육룡이 나르샤Yi Bang-wonSBS
2016Descendants of the Sun태양의 후예Bank teller Uhm Hong-sikKBS2
2017Chicago Typewriter시카고 타자기Han Se-joo / Seo Hwi-youngtvN
2021Hellbound지옥Jeong Jin-sooNetflix

Television shows

2011Yoo Ah-in's Launch My LifeMnetHimself, music curator
2014Wan-deuk Who Wants to FlyKBS1Narrator
2017June StoryKBS1Narrator
2018Eyewitnesses of SyriaSBSNarrator
2019Do-ol Ah-in Going All DirectionsKBS1Host, co-writer, co-producer

Music video appearances

YearSong titleArtist
2012"Only One"BoA
2016"ㅎㅎㅎ (Heung-bu)"DJ Peggy Gou
2019"Starry Night"DJ Peggy Gou

Awards and nominations

YearAwardCategoryNominated workResult
2004Gonews Netizen Entertainment AwardsBest New Actor in Drama SeriesSharpNominated
200728th Blue Dragon Film AwardsBest New ActorSkeletons in the ClosetNominated
20073rd Pierson Youth Film FestivalBest Newcomer, Month of MayBoys of TomorrowWon
20073rd Pierson Youth Film FestivalBest New ActorBoys of TomorrowWon
20078th Busan Film Critics AwardsBest New ActorBoys of TomorrowWon
200811th Director's Cut AwardsBest New ActorAntiqueWon
2010KBS Drama AwardsBest New ActorSungkyunkwan ScandalNominated
2010KBS Drama AwardsBest Couple Award with Song Joong-kiSungkyunkwan ScandalWon
20105th A-Awards (Arena Homme + and Audi Korea)Style AwardN/AWon
20114th Style Icon AwardsBonsang ("Main Award")N/AWon
20123rd KOFRA Film AwardsDiscovery AwardPunchWon
201221st Buil Film AwardsBest ActorPunchNominated
201220th SBS Drama AwardsExcellence Award, Actor in a MiniseriesFashion KingNominated
20139th Korean Environmental & Community AwardsPeople Who Made the World Brighter(Broadcasting/Entertainment category)N/AWon
2013SBS Drama AwardsExcellence Award, Actor in a Mid-length DramaJang Ok-jung, Living by LoveNominated
201450th Baeksang Arts AwardsBest Actor (TV)Secret Love AffairNominated
20147th Korea Drama AwardsTop Excellence Award, ActorSecret Love AffairNominated
20143rd APAN Star AwardsTop Excellence Award, Actor in a MiniseriesSecret Love AffairNominated
20153rd Marie Claire Asia Star AwardsAsia Star of the YearVeteranWon
201515th Korea World Youth Film FestivalFavorite ActorVeteranWon
201535th Korean Association of Film Critics AwardsBest ActorVeteranNominated
201535th Korean Association of Film Critics AwardsBest ActorThe ThroneNominated
201552nd Grand Bell AwardsBest ActorVeteranNominated
201552nd Grand Bell AwardsBest ActorThe ThroneNominated
201536th Blue Dragon Film AwardsBest Leading ActorThe ThroneWon
20151st Fashionista AwardsBest Male Fashionista in a Movie (First Prize)VeteranWon
201510th A-Awards (Arena Homme + and Mont Blanc Korea)Style AwardN/AWon
20154th CFDK AwardsFashion Icon AwardN/AWon
2015SBS Drama AwardsGrand Prize (Daesang)Six Flying DragonsNominated
2015SBS Drama AwardsTop Excellence Award, Actor in a Serial DramaSix Flying DragonsWon
2015SBS Drama AwardsProducer's AwardSix Flying DragonsNominated
2015SBS Drama AwardsBest Couple Award with Shin Se-kyungSix Flying DragonsWon
2015SBS Drama AwardsTop 10 StarsSix Flying DragonsWon
20155th SACF Artists of the Year AwardsArtistic Impression in Motion Pictures AwardVeteran, The ThroneWon
2015Cine 21 AwardsBest ActorVeteran, The ThroneWon
2015The Korea Film Actors Association AwardsTop Star AwardVeteran, The ThroneWon
201610th Asian Film AwardsNext Generation AwardVeteran, The ThroneWon
201652nd Baeksang Arts AwardsGrand Prize (Daesang) for FilmVeteran, The ThroneNominated
201652nd Baeksang Arts AwardsBest Actor (Film)The ThroneNominated
201652nd Baeksang Arts AwardsBest Actor (TV)Six Flying DragonsWon
201611th Seoul International Drama AwardsBest ActorSix Flying DragonsNominated
20161st Asia Artist AwardsGrand Prize (Daesang)Six Flying DragonsNominated
20168th Style Icon AwardsBonsang ("Main Award")N/AWon
201611th Max Movie AwardsBest ActorVeteranWon
201636th Golden Cinematography AwardsBest ActorVeteranWon
201621st Chunsa Film Art AwardsBest ActorThe ThroneWon
201618th Asian Film Critics Association AwardsBest ActorThe ThroneNominated
20167th KOFRA Film AwardsBest ActorThe ThroneWon
20167th Korean Popular Culture & Arts AwardsPrime Minister AwardN/AWon
201616th Korea World Youth Film FestivalFavorite ActorLike for LikesWon
201719th Korea Fashion Photographers Association AwardsPhotogenic of the YearN/AWon
20182nd The Seoul AwardsBest Actor (Film)BurningNominated
201839th Blue Dragon Film AwardsBest Leading ActorBurningNominated
201827th Buil Film AwardsBest ActorBurningNominated
201855th Grand Bell AwardsBest ActorBurningNominated
201916th International Cinephile Society AwardsBest ActorBurningNominated
201924th Chunsa Film Art AwardsBest ActorBurningNominated
201921st Asian Film Critics Association AwardsBest ActorBurningNominated
201913th Asian Film AwardsBest ActorBurningNominated
201955th Baeksang Arts AwardsBest Actor (Film)BurningNominated

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