Go Ara Biography

Updated On Aug 05, 2019 Published On Dec 23, 2015
Facts of Go Ara
Date of Birth: 1990 , February-11
Birth Nation: South Korea
Height: 5 Feet 7 Inch
Name Go Ara
Nationality Korean
Birth Place/City Jinju
Religion Roman Catholic
Ethnicity White
Profession Actress
Net Worth N/A
Eye Color Brown
Hair Color Black
Weight in KG 45 KG
Boyfriend N/A
Married N/A
Education ChungAng University
Awards Not Yet
Movies Papa
TV Show The Producers
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SM Entertainment Teen Model Contest winner, GO Ara is a South Korean actress and model. She is popular for portraying her role as Lee Ok-rim in the Korean drama Sharp#2.

Early life

She was born on February 11, 1990, in Jinju, South Gyeongsang, South Korea. Her father was a soldier. She moved around Korea during her young age with her father. There is no information about her siblings and family. 

Her religion is Roman Catholic. She is of Asian ethnicity.

She attended Chung-Ang University and earned her bachelor degree with a major in Theatre.

Personal life

She is not married yet but there is no information about her love affairs and boyfriend. It seems she managed her personal life private. 

The stunning lady is five feet and seven inches tall.

Career and net worth

She is a very successful actress and model in her very young age. The gorgeous lady played major roles in South Korean and Japanese series.

She is best known for acting in movies like Reply 1994, Papa, Pacemaker and Genghis Khan: To the Ends of the Earth and Sea.

The young and talented actress won several prestigious awards such as KBS Drama Awards, SBS Drama Awards and many more. She earns a huge amount of salary.

Net worth

Her net worth is still not revealed. According to some sources, her net worth and salary her currently under review and will be updated soon.

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Born in Jinju, South Gyeongsang, South Korea

February 11 , 1990

She was born on February 11, 1990 in Jinju, South Gyeongsang of South Korea. Her father was a soldier. She moved around Korea during her young age with her father. There is no any information about her siblings and family. Her religion is Roman Catholic. She is of white ethnicity.

Winner of SM Entertainment Teen Model Contest

2003

At the age of thirteen, one of her friend recommended her to go in audition for the talent agency SM Entertainment. She became the winner of the SM Entertainment Teen Model Contest in 2003. In that talent agency, she began to train in areas of acting, singing, and dancing.

Began her career in acting

2003

She began her acting career from a drama series Sharp#1 as a lead female role of Lee Ok-rim in 2003. Again in 2005, she is popular for portraying her role as Lee Ok-rim in the Korean drama Sharp#2 that was sequel of Sharp#1.

Debut in Film

2007

She debut her film career with big budget film named Genghis Khan: To the Ends of the Earth and Sea. She was selected out of 40,000 candidates. That film was Japanese. She played the role of Khulan who was mistress of Genghis Khan.

Ambassador of Good Neighbors (NGO) Goodwill Ambassador

2011

She has been appointed as Goodwill ambassador for many organizations such as Ambassador of Farming and Forestry, Swiss Friend, an ambassador of Switzerland by Switzerland Tourism and many more. From 2011 to 2015 she became ambassador for Good Neighbors (NGO) Goodwill Ambassador.

Won KBS Drama Award

2004

She has been nominated for several prestigious awards till now.  Among them in 2004, she won KBS Drama Awards for Sharp#1. She won that award in the category of Best Young Actress in the role of lead female, Lee Ok-rim.

Won SBS Drama Awards

2006

In 2006, she won SBS Drama Awards in the category of New Star Award. She won that award for Korean television drama Snow Flower in the role of Yoo Da-mi. for same drama in 2007 she won 43rd Baeksang Arts Award in the category of Best New Actress (TV).

Ambassador of Seoul Police Goodwill Ambassador

2015

In 2015, she became Seoul Police Goodwill ambassador. At the very young age, she has been associated with different prestigious organization and got prestigious title of that organization. That same year she also became The Special 70th Anniversary of Seoul's Independence Ambassador.