South Korean actor Kim Soo-hyun is best known for starring as Do Min-joon in the hugely successful drama My Love from the Star which brought him the international fame and became a Hallyu star. Debuting in 2007, up to now, he has earned various film roles as well as won several awards and nominations. Most notably, he won a Most Popular Actor by 50th Baeksang Arts Awards (2014). Besides being an actor, Kim Soo-hyun is also known as the Promotional Ambassador for Korean Tourism
Kim Soo-hyun was never expected to become an actor by his friends due to his introverted and timid nature. His mother helped him a lot to fight against his shyness and encouraged him to take acting class before entering high school years. He became strongly interested in acting and decided to attend Chung-Ang University, majoring in Theater and Film Studies to pursue his dream of becoming an actor
In 2013, it was rumored that he was dating singer Suzy but the couple denied.