Gong Seung-yeon (born Yoo Seung-yeon, February 27, 1993) is a South Korean actress.
Biography [ edit ]
She is the older sister of
Twice's singer Yoo Jeong-yeon. Their father, Yoo Chang-joon, was a private chef for former president Kim Dae-jung, as well as a head chef of the Seoul Plaza Hotel for over 20 years, specializing in Korean cuisine.
2012–2014: Beginnings [ edit ]
Gong first trained as a singer under
SM Entertainment for seven years after winning the "Best Looks" portion of the SM Youth Best Contest in 2005. She left in 2012, after losing interest in singing. 
Shortly after making her entertainment debut in a
commercial for feminine hygiene product White ( Yuhan- Kimberly) in 2012, Gong began appearing in small roles in television dramas.
2015–present: Rising popularity [ edit ]
In 2015, the relative newcomer drew mainstream notice when she joined the
fourth season of the Korean reality show , where she was paired with singer-actor We Got Married Lee Jong-hyun. 
Gong started to gain attention as an actress with her role in the historical drama
(2015-2016). Six Flying Dragons She won the New Star Award at the  SBS Drama Awards. She was then cast in her first leading role in youth  sageuk , which co-stars her My Only Love Song We Got Married partner Lee Jong-hyun. The drama premiered on  Netflix in 2017.
In 2017, Gong starred in tvN's romantic comedy
. Introvert Boss The same year, she took on a lead role in  science fiction mystery series . Circle
In 2018, she starred in
KBS2 science fiction romance drama with Are You Human? Seo Kang-joon.  She also starred in the short film  My Dream Class, and sang the theme song for the movie.
Filmography [ edit ]
My Dream Class
Television series [ edit ]
Hosting [ edit ]
Variety show [ edit ]
Music video appearances [ edit ]
Discography [ edit ]
“Like a Star”
My Dream Class OST
with Yoo Jeong-yeon
Ambassadorship [ edit ]
Korean National Tuberculosis Association
The 8th DMZ International Documentary Film Festival
Awards and nominations [ edit ]
References [ edit ]
"[공식입장] 공승연, BH엔터테인먼트와 전속계약...이병헌과 한솥밥". OSEN (in Korean). 23 March 2018.
Kang Seo-jung (13 August 2016). "[Oh!쎈 톡] '냉부해'PD "정연X공승연 아빠, 스페셜 셰프로 활약. "" Osen . Retrieved . 2016-08-18
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"공승연, 과거 SM선발대회 '외모짱' 1위 이력…이연희·고아라와 어깨 나란히". TV Daily (in Korean). 2 March 2015.
"공승연 "SM연습생 출신..보아 언니같은 가수 꿈꿔"(인터뷰)". (in Korean). 2 June 2015. Naver
Hong, Grace Danbi (4 March 2015). "5 Things to Know about CN Blue Lee Jong Hyun's . We Got Married Wife Gong Seung Yeon" enewsWorld.
Yoon, Sarah (2 March 2015). "Two new couples on . We Got Married" . K-Pop Herald
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Hwang, Hye-jin (3 March 2015). "Ye Won-Henry and Lee Jong Hyun-Gong Seung Yeon Couples to Begin . We Got Married Life on March 14" enewsWorld . Retrieved . 2015-03-04
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"공승연, '육룡이 나르샤' 합류…이번엔 유아인의 여인". Herald Corporation (in Korean). 4 June 2015.
"SBS Drama Awards 2015 Winners". . 31 December 2015. Hancinema
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". '우결'커플 이종현X공승연, 드라마로 재회…'꿀케미' 기대" Osen (in Korean). 20 September 2016.
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"[단독] 공승연, '내성적인 보스' 합류…연우진X박혜수와 호흡". (in Korean). 14 November 2016. JoongAng Ilbo
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"[단독] 공승연, tvN '써클' 여주인공 확정..김강우·여진구와 호흡". News1 (in Korean). 2 March 2017.
"Kang-joon, Seung-yeon open era of 'AI love story. '" Kpop Herald. 29 November 2017.
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"Seo Kang-joon, Gong Seung-yeon to ask 'Are You Human?. '" Kpop Herald. 31 May 2018.
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"변요한X공승연X박희순 '별리섬' 25일 첫선…포스터+예고편 공개". Sports Chosun (in Korean). 11 October 2018.
"Gong Seung Yeon, An Actress Who Loves Her Job". BNT News. 15 July 2015.
"[인터뷰] '풍문으로 들었소' 공승연 "'우결' 이종현, 연기에 도움됐죠. "" Asia Today (in Korean). 3 March 2015.
"[인터뷰] '마스터-국수의 신' 공승연, "'좋은 배우'가 되고 싶어요'"". Top Star News (in Korean). 17 July 2016.
". '마음의 소리' 공승연, 김종국 소개팅녀로 깜짝 등장" Seoul Economic Daily (in Korean). 24 November 2016.
". '한여름의 추억' 공승연부터 전석호까지, 막강 배우군단 총출동" Sports Chosun (in Korean). 29 December 2017.
"New host lineup for 'Inkigayo' revealed". Kpop Herald. 22 June 2016.
"공승연-윤박, 2AM '나타나 주라' 뮤비 애절한 석양키스 화제". Financial News (in Korean). 2 November 2014.
"신승훈, 타이틀곡 '이게 나예요' 뮤비 티저 영상… 송재림·공승연 출연". Sports Donga (in Korean). 26 October 2015.
"박해진 공승연, 봄 햇살 같은 MV…심쿵해!". Sports Donga (in Korean). 7 April 2016.
"공승연, 펜타곤 새 앨범 쇼트필름 우정 출연". JoongAng Ilbo (in Korean). 2 September 2017.
"결핵 홍보대사 공승연, '마음도 예뻐. '" Yonhap News Agency (in Korean). 24 March 2014.
"The 8th DMZ International Documentary Film Festival". Korea.net. 17 August 2016.
"공승연·이열음·이엘리야·임지연·고아성, 여자 뉴스타상 수상". Financial News (in Korean). 31 December 2015.
"[2016 SBS 연예대상] 신동엽. 26년 만의 대상.."하늘에 계신 母의 선물" (종합)". The Chosun Ilbo (in Korean). 26 December 2016.
"Kim Hee Sun & EXO win Grand Prize Awards at the 2017 Asia Artist Awards". KBS World. 16 November 2017.
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