Park Se-young doing the "whispering gesture" at the press conference for Whisper (2017)
|Born||July 30, 1988|
Seoul, South Korea
|Education||Sangmyung University – Film and Media Studies|
|Years active||2002–2003; 2011–present|
|Revised Romanization||Bak Se-yeong|
Park Se-young (Hangul: 박세영; born July 30, 1988) is a South Korean actress. She rose to fame in 2012 with supporting roles in the television dramas Faith and School 2013. Park has since played leading roles in Sincerity Moves Heaven (2013) and Glorious Day (2014), as well as the film The Cat Funeral (2015).
Park Se-young made her acting debut in a TV drama in 2002 when she was still a child, but left show business to concentrate on her studies. She returned to acting in 2011, and first drew attention after appearing in Jay Park's "Know Your Name (Acoustic)" music video. She then played supporting roles in family drama If Tomorrow Comes, revenge thriller Man from the Equator, melodrama Love Rain, period epic Faith, and teen drama School 2013.
Park appeared on the fourth season of We Got Married in 2014, a variety/reality show that paired celebrities into fake wedded couples (Park's partner was Jang Wooyoung from boyband 2PM). Another leading role followed in weekend drama Glorious Day. Park then starred in two webtoon film adaptations – Fashion King (2014) and The Cat Funeral (2015).
After ending a contract dispute with S.A.L.T Entertainment, Park signed with new agency Hunus Entertainment in 2015. The same year Park was cast in her supporting role in the daily drama My Daughter, Geum Sa-wol and she won Excellence Award, Actress in 9th Korea Drama Awards for her performance.
In June 2018, Park signed with new agency CL& Company.
|2002||Inspector Park Mun-su||Yang Soo-kyung||MBC|
|2003||MBC Best Theater "Do 야 love me?"||Yoon-ju||MBC|
|2011||If Tomorrow Comes||Seo Yoo-jin||SBS|
|2012||Man from the Equator||young Choi Soo-mi||KBS2|
|Love Rain||Lee Mi-ho||KBS2|
|School 2013||Song Ha-kyung||KBS2|
|2013||Flower Boys Next Door||new artist (cameo, episode 16)||tvN|
|A Tale of Two Sisters||Choi Se-young||KBS1|
|2014||Glorious Day||Jung Da-jung||SBS|
|2015||My Daughter, Geum Sa-wol||Oh Hye-sang||MBC|
|2016||Beautiful Mind||Kim Min-jae||KBS2|
|Money Flower||Na Mo-hyun||MBC|
|2014||Fashion King||Park Hye-jin|
|2015||The Cat Funeral||Jae-hee|
|2014||We Got Married – Season 4||MBC||Married to Jang Wooyoung (Episodes 204–237)|
|2016||Law of the Jungle in Mongolia||SBS||Cast member (Episodes 234–237)|
|2018||Knowing Bros||JTBC||Guest with Jung Hye-sung|
|2012||"Know Your Name (Acoustic)"||Jay Park|
|2013||"Shall We Dance"||Standing Egg|
Awards and nominations
|2012||KBS Drama Awards||Best New Actress||Love Rain, Man from the Equator||Nominated|
|SBS Drama Awards||New Star Award||Faith||Won|
|2013||49th Baeksang Arts Awards||Best New Actress (TV)||Nominated|
|KBS Drama Awards||Best New Actress||Sincerity Moves Heaven||Nominated|
|Excellence Award, Actress in a Daily Drama||Nominated|
|2014||SBS Drama Awards||Top Excellence Award, Actress in a Serial Drama||Glorious Day||Nominated|
|2015||MBC Drama Award||Best New Actress in a Special Project Drama||My Daughter, Geum Sa-wol||Nominated|
|2016||9th Korea Drama Awards||Excellence Award, Actress||Won|
|2017||SBS Drama Awards||Excellence Award, Actress in a Monday-Tuesday Drama||Whisper||Won|
|2018||11th Korea Drama Awards||Excellence Award, Actress||Money Flower||Nominated|
|6th APAN Star Awards||Excellence Award, Actress in a Serial Drama||Nominated|
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- "Park Sae-young, Jeong Jin-woon are the New Hosts of KBS Music Bank". KBS Global. April 5, 2013. Retrieved April 20, 2013.
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- Kim, Min-jin (September 11, 2014). "2PM Wooyoung and Park Se-young to leave We Got Married 4". The Korea Herald. Retrieved September 18, 2014.
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- "'소속사분쟁 종료' 박세영, 새 둥지 찾았다 "새로운 마음으로"" [Park Se Young Signs with New Agency After Resolving Contract Dispute]. My Daily (in Korean). April 14, 2015. Retrieved April 14, 2015.
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- "Women in white vie for viewers". Kpop Herald. July 29, 2016.
- "SBS drama 'Whisper' announces cast of stars". Korea JoongAng Daily. January 27, 2017.
- "Jang Hyuk and Park Seyoung Casted for 'Money Flower', Broadcasts in November". BNT News. September 29, 2017.
- "박세영, 씨엘엔컴퍼니와 전속계약..고경표·안재홍 한솥밥". OSEN. June 7, 2018.
- Hong, Grace Danbi (February 27, 2013). "School 2013's Park Se Young Makes Surprise Cameo in Flower Boys Next Door". enewsWorld. Retrieved February 28, 2013.
- "SBS Drama Awards 2017: Defendant star Ji Sung bags grand prize; complete winners list". International Business Times. December 31, 2017.
- "2018코리아드라마어워즈 후보 공개". KDFO.org (in Korean). September 22, 2018.
- "이병헌·손예진·아이유 APAN스타어워즈 노미네이트". Star News (in Korean). September 27, 2018.