Carson Allen debuted as an actress in 2013 when she decided to live permanently in South Korea. She moved to South Korea alone in the wake of going to one semester at an American university.
She became most active as both an actress and a model in South Korea in 2016 and had acted in various drama series such as Monster, Second To Last Love, and many others.
That very year, she starred in The K2 alongside seasoned actor Ji Chang Wook and even had a kiss scene. After that, her popularity skyrocketed among Korean netizens.
Besides drama series, she could also be seen in a few movies, for example, Champion (2018), Matriochka (2018), The Merciless (2017), Boston 1947 (2022), and so on.
As a model, she also showed up in several music videos, including How’s this? (2016) by HyunA, WAKE ME UP (2017) by B.A.P., and ANTI (2017) by ZICO feat. G.Soul.
- Real Name: Carson Christene Allen
- Stage Name: Carson Allen
- Nickname: Carson
- Also Known as: –
- Birthday: March 18, 1995
- Birthplace: Florida, United States of America
- Zodiac Sign: Pisces
- Nationality: American
- Height: 173 cm (5’8”)
- Weight: –
- Blood Type: –
- Religion: Christianity
- Professions: Actress, Model
- Education: Yonsei University (Department of Political Science and International Studies), Seoul American Middle High School
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- Parents: Dawn Allen (Mother)
- Siblings: Emily Allen (Sister)
- Boyfriend: –
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- Instagram: @carsonallen
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- Carson was born in America, but had to move to South Korea because of her father’s job as a military officer.
- She learned the Korean language diligently until she became fluent.
- Carson’s family moved to South Korea when she was only 14 years old.
- Her parents decided to come back to America, but she had a hard time coping with the changes, so she stayed back and continued her studies in South Korea.
- She falls in love with Korean culture.
- Carson is interested in politics and international affairs.
- Science was her favorite subject at school.
- She took acting classes while studying at school.
- Carson can write using her left hand.
- Her natural hair color is brunette.
- She is friends with Minnie from the girl group (G)I-DLE.
- Romantic comedy is her go-to genre when it comes to movies and drama series.
- Her MBTI is INFJ.
- The rest of her family lives in New York, United States of America.
- She has a pet cat.
- Carson knows how to properly use a dagger.
- She is good at singing.
- Carson can speak Korean and English fluently.
- She had always wanted to become an actress since she was in middle school.
- Carson joined a drama club when she was in middle school.
- She was once a broadcast jockey for AfreecaTV.
- Summer is her favorite season.
- Her ideal type is…
- Her net worth is around $1.7 million.
- Boston 1947 (2022), as the Reporter
- Trap: Director’s Cut (2019), as the Coffee Girl
- Champion (2018), as the voice narrator
- Matriochka (2018), as Marya
- The Merciless (2017), as the Russian Woman
- Where Is My DVD? (2013), as Rosa
- So Not Worth It (Netflix | 2021), as Carson
- Alice (SBS | 2020), as English Teacher
- The World of the Married (JTBC | 2020), as English Teacher
- Backstreet Rookie (SBS | 2020), as a supporting character
- When the Camellia Blooms (KBS2 | 2019), as Helena
- Voice 3 (OCN | 2019), as Tina
- Trap (OCN | 2019), as the Coffee Girl
- Spring Turns to Spring (MBC | 2019), as Anastasia
- Graceful Family (MBN | 2019), as Jennifer
- Hip Hop King: Nassna Street (SBS | 2019), as Blair
- Love To The End (KBS2 | 2018), as the Loan Shark
- A Korean Odyssey (tvN | 2017), as the Doll Ghost
- Matrimonial Chaos (KBS2 | 2018), as the Wife
- Band of Sisters (SBS | 2017), as the Store Clerk
- Voice (OCN | 2017), as a supporting character
- Sweet Revenge (Oksusu | 2017), as a supporting character
- Strong Girl Bong Soon (JTBC | 2017), as the voice narrator
- The Legend of the Blue Sea (SBS | 2016), as the Mermaid
- Goblin (tvN | 2016), as a supporting character
- The K2 (tvN | 2016), as Raniya
- Monster (MBC | 2016), as Jessica
- Second To Last Love (SBS | 2016), as the Foreign Girl
- Kill Me, Heal Me (MBC | 2015), as a supporting character
- K-pop Cultural Center (tvN | 2020), as a regular member
- Oh! My Part (MBC | 2020), as a regular member
- I Can See Your Voice Season 5 (Mnet | 2018), as a contestant
- Love Naggers (KBS | 2018), as a guest
Music Video Appearances
- WAKE ME UP (2017) – B.A.P.
- ANTI (2017) – ZICO feat. G.Soul
- How’s this (2016) – HyunA
Carson Allen might be an American-born, but her love for Korean culture is so huge that she decided to showcase her talents in acting and modeling in Korean entertainment industry.