Moon Ga Young’s Complete Profile, from Career to Love Story

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Moon Ga Young is a South Korean actress whose career is skyrocketing. His name is increasingly known and idolized by the Kpopers after playing in a Korean drama series (drakor) titled ‘True Beauty’ with Cha Eunwoo.

Even so, before playing in the drama ‘True Beauty’, Moon Ga Young had starred in a number of dramas to films such as Twenty Again in 2016 as Soo-mi, Eclipse, Island, Killer Toon, and others.

Well, here is Moon Ga Young’s full profile, from interesting facts to her love history.

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Moon Ga Young’s Biography and Profile

Profile Moon Ga Young was born on July 10, 1996. She has a height of 169 cm and is a Cancer. Even though he is of South Korean blood, Moon Ga Young was born in Karlsruhe, Germany.

In fact he lived there for 10 years. So don’t be surprised if Moon Ga Young is very proficient in German.

Next, Moon Ga Young returned to South Korea with her family. Moon Ga Young’s father is known to be a physicist while her mother is a professional pianist.

Moon Ga Young has started her career as a child actress since 2006. She also often appears in various films and television commercials.

Furthermore, in 2014, Moon Ga Young began to spread her wings in the South Korean entertainment world and got the main role in the mystery and romance genre series titled ‘Mimi’.

Moon Ga Young is an alumnus of a high school at Pungmoon Girls High School. Then he continued his education at Sungkyunkwan University.

Interesting Facts about Moon Ga Young

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After knowing Moon Ga Young’s profile, now is the time to find out interesting facts about her. Not many know that Moon Ga Young has a number of interesting facts that are rarely known to many. What are those?

1. Get Support from Uncle

Who would have thought, Moon Ga Young’s decision to enter the entertainment world was thanks to the support of her uncle. It is known that Moon Ga Young’s uncle enrolled this 169 cm tall woman in a modeling class.

Sure enough, Moon Ga Young started her early career as a model in South Korea until finally her career continued to skyrocket and is now starring in various dramas, series and films.

2. Dreams want to have a positive impact

On one occasion, Moon Ga Young claimed to want to have a good and positive impact on fans. One of them is by campaigning on how to understand and love oneself.

Moon Ga Young also explained that it is easier to understand others when we understand ourselves. So that this is what Moon Ga Young continues to emphasize to her loyal fans.

3. Hate Math but Love Reading Books

Moon Ga Young admits that she hates math because she thinks math leads her to give the right answer. However, Moon Ga Young really likes to read books and she always brings her favorite book on the sidelines of filming movies and dramas.

4. Still Often Use German

Having lived for 10 years in Germany did not necessarily make Moon Ga Young forget the German language, in fact she still uses it in everyday life. For example, he prefers to set his cellphone to German because he finds it easier to understand than using the Korean language setting

5. Starting Career Early

As previously explained, Moon Ga Young has been pursuing a career in the entertainment world since 2006 or when she was 10 years old. At that time, he had just moved to South Korea a few months after living in Germany for 10 years.

Early in his career, he acted as a co-star in the dramas ‘Goong S’ and ‘Blunt’. Then he started to get some lead roles in a number of dramas to movies.

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List of Movies to Dramas Ever Starred

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Moon Ga Young’s expertise in acting is unquestionable. Starting his acting career early, it’s no wonder Moon Ga Young has mature and honed acting talent until now.

The following is a list of films and dramas that have starred Moon Ga Young.

1. List of Moon Ga Young Movies

  • Twenty Again (2016) as Soo-mi
  • Eclipse (2016) as Eun-young
  • Island (2015) as Yeon-joo
  • Salut d’Amour (2015) as Ah-young
  • Killer Toon (2013) as Jo Seo-hyun
  • Do You See Seoul? (2008) as Bun-rye
  • Bont (2007) as Oh Ye-ryung
  • Black House (2007) as Chul-yeon (Voice)
  • Shadows in the Palace (2007) as Il-won
  • Our Town (2007) as So-yeon (little)
  • To Sir, with Love (2006) as Eun-young (little)

2. List of Drama Series

  • True Beauty | (tvN / 2020-2021) as Im Ju-Kyung
  • Find Me in Your Memory | (2020) as Yeo Ha-jin
  • Welcome to Waikiki 2 | (2019) as Han Soo-yeon
  • Tempted | (2018) as Choi Soo-ji
  • Waltzing Alone | (2017) as Kim Min-sun
  • Live Up to Your Name | (2017) as Dongmakgae
  • Don’t Dare to Dream | (2016) as Lee Ppal-gang
  • Mirror of the Witch | (2016) as Sol-gae
  • Delicious Love | (2015) as Lee Soo-jin
  • The Merchant: Gaekju (2015) | 2015 as Wol-yi
  • EXO Next Door | (2015) as Ji Yeon-hee
  • Mimi | (2014) as Mi-mi
  • Wang’s Family | (2013) as Wang Hae-Bak
  • Who Are You | (2013-2014) as Dan Oh Reum (ep.1-2)
  • Drama Special Series: Just An Ordinary Love Story | (2012) as Kim Yoon-Hye (little)
  • Heartstrings | (2011) as Lee Jung-Hyun
  • Bad Guys | (2010) as Tae-Ra (little)
  • The Reputable Family | (2010) as Han Dan-Yi (little)
  • Friend, Our Legend | (2009) as Jin-Suk (little)
  • Princess Ja-Myung | (2009) as So So (little)
  • Bittersweet Life | (2008) as Na-Ri
  • Merry Mary | (2007) as Hwang Mae-ri (small)
  • Witch Ma | (2007) as Ma Yoo-hee (little)
  • By My Side | (2007) as Seo Eun-joo (little)
  • Prince Hours | (2007) as cameo
  • Cloudy Today | (2007) as Ri-na
  • Fallen Angel, Jenny | (2006) as Hye-mi

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Awards and Nominations Moon Ga Young Has Received

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Having pursued a career in the entertainment world for a dozen years, Moon Ga Young has been nominated for a number of awards and even won them.

The following are the awards and nominations that Moon Ga Young has received.

  • 2010: KBS Drama Awards as Best Young Actress The Reputable Family (Nominated
  • 2013: KBS Drama Awards as Best Young Actress Wang’s Family (Nominated)
  • 2017: KBS Drama Awards as Best Actress in a One-Act/Special/Short Drama Waltzing Alone (Nominated)
  • 2018: MBC Drama Awards as Excellence Award, Actress in a Monday-Tuesday Drama The Great Seducer (Win)
  • 2018: MBC Drama Awards as Best New Actress The Great Seducer (Nominated)

Moon Ga Young’s Love Story History

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Similar to a number of other actresses who do not escape romance issues or gossip, Moon Ga Young is also reported to have been close to a number of co-stars.

The following is the history of Moon Ga Young’s love story.

1. Woo Do Hwan

Moon Ga Young was rumored to be dating her co-star, Woo Doo Hwan, in 2018 when the two completed the drama titled ‘The Great Seducer’ or Tempted.

Regarding the news of their love story, Moon Ga Young’s and Woo Doo Hwan’s agencies also spoke up. Both agencies of the actress both denied their relationship.

“It’s true that the Tempted stars are very close. However, we never heard that they were dating. Moon Ga Young is indeed very close to Woo Doo Hwan, but they are not a couple,” said a source from Moon Ga Young’s agency, SM C&C.

2. Kim Seon Ho

Furthermore, Moon Ga Young was also rumored to have a special relationship with actor Kim Seon Ho. Co-acting in the comedy drama ‘Welcome to Waikiki 2’ has made the two of them rumored to have a close relationship more than co-workers.

Even location love rumors spread among fans. However, Moon Ga Young and Kim Seon Ho both denied the issue. Even so, the two claimed to be close as friends.

3. Kim Dong Wook

Recently, Moon Ga Young was rumored to be dating actor Kim Dong Wook. This is because the two of them were paired in the drama ‘Find Me In Your Memory’ in 2022.

Now, Moon Ga Young and Kim Dong Wook are back as cameos in the latest episode of the drama Shooting Stars. In the latest episode, Moon Ga Young and Lee Dong Wook returned as a couple in the drama Find Me In Your Memory.

It is said, Lee Jung Hoon (Kim Dong Wook), a news presenter, is dating the beautiful actress Yeo Ha Jin (Moon Ga Young). The chemistry of the two makes fans speculate that they are dating.

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