Im Se Mi officially debuted as an actress in 2005 with the drama series Sharp 2. Two years later, she showed up as a minor character in the 2007 movie Highway Star.
It also marked her first venture into the realm of the big screen. Another movie she starred in after that was Money, which was released in 2019.
In between years, she has appeared in more than ten drama series, for example, Only Love (2014), Secret Love (2014), The King’s Daughter, Soo Baek Hyang (2013), and many others.
She rose to fame when she joined the cast of one of the most-watched drama series in South Korea, True Beauty, in 2020.
It opened up a lot of offerings for her acting career and she eventually had an opportunity to play the main character in the movie Orbit Defectors (2021).
Besides acting on-screen, she also has a career as a theatrical actress. Some of her off-screen projects include The Perfect Other (2021) and Thursday Romance (2013).
- Real Name: Im Se Mi (임세미)
- Stage Name: Im Se Mi (임세미)
- Also Known as: Lim Se Mi
- Nickname: Se Mi (세미)
- Birthday: May 29, 1987
- Birthplace: Gangnam, Seoul, Korea Selatan
- Zodiac Sign: Gemini
- Nationality: South Korean
- Height: 167 cm (5’5”)
- Weight: 48 kg (106 lbs)
- Blood Type: B
- Religion: Paganism
- Profession: Actress
- Education: Dongduk Women’s University (Broadcasting Entertainment), Jinseon Girls’ High School
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- Se Mi was born and raised in Seoul.
- Her Chinese zodiac sign is Rabbit.
- Se Mi has an older brother.
- She is an actress under Noon Company.
- Her Chinese name is Lin Shi Mei.
- Se Mi is good at singing.
- She has a knack for hosting TV shows.
- Se Mi follows a vegetarian diet.
- She went to the same university as actress Jeon So Min.
- Her ideal type is…
- Her net worth is around $1 to $5 million.
- Awake (2022), as Han So Jin
- Orbit Defectors (2021), as the main character
- Money (2019), as Ye Ji
- Highway Star (2007), as President Choi’s Daughter
- The Worst Evil (- | 2023), as Yoo Eui Jung
- The Empire: Empire of Law (JTBC | 2022), as Yoon Eun Mi
- X in Crisis (Wavve | 2022), as Kang Mi Jin
- After School War Activities (2022), as Park Eun Young
- True Beauty (tvN | 2020), as Lim Hee Gyung
- When the Weather is Fine (JTBC | 2020), as Kim Bo Young
- Love Alarm (Netflix | 2019), as a supporting character
- My Secret Terrius (MBC | 2018), as Yoo Ji Yun
- Mr. Sunshine (tvN | 2018), as Gu Dong Mae’s Mother
- About Time (tvN | 2018), as Bae Soo Bong
- Drama Special: The Reason We Can’t Sleep (KBS2 | 2017), as Lee Yoo Jung
- Two Cops (MBC | 2017), as Ko Bong Sook
- Ms. Perfect (KBS2 | 2017), as Jeong Na Mi
- Shopping King Louis (MBC | 2016), as Baek Ma Ri
- Goodbye Mr. Black (MBC | 2016), as Cha Ji Soo
- Love on a Rooftop (KBS2 | 2015), as Yoon Seung Hye
- Drama Festival 2014: Lump in My Life (MBC | 2014), as Geum Ji’s Mother
- Only Love (SBS | 2014), as PD Choi Yoo Ri
- Secret Love (DRAMAcube | 2014), as Joon Moon’s Ex-Girlfriend
- Drama Special: Yeon Woo’s Summer (KBS2 | 2013), as Yoon Ji Wan
- The King’s Daughter, Soo Baek Hyang (MBC | 2013), as Queen Eun Hye
- Two Weeks (MBC | 2013), as Oh Mi Sook
- That Winter, the Wind Blows (SBS | 2013), as Son Mi Ra
- Bravo, My Love! (MBC | 2011), as Kyung Mi
- Heartstrings (MBC | 2011), as Cha Bo Woon
- Pure Pumpkin Flower (SBS | 2010), as Hyo Sun
- Sharp 2 (KBS2 | 2006), as self
- King of Mask Singer (MBC | 2015), as a guest
- Running Man (SBS | 2010), as a guest
- The Perfect Other (2021), as Bianca
- Thursday Romance (2013), as Young Jung Yeon Ok
- Thief’s Diary (2012), as Ma Hee Jin
- 2016 35th MBC Drama Awards – Golden Acting Award (Actress in a Miniseries) – Shopping King Louie
- 2018 37th MBC Drama Awards – Excellence Award (Actor in a Wednesday – Thursday Miniseries) – My Secret Terrius
- 2017 36th MBC Drama Awards – Excellence Award (Actress in a Monday – Tuesday Drama) – Two Cops
- 2015 29th KBS Drama Awards – Excellence Award (Actress in a Daily Drama) – Love on a Rooftop
Im Se Mi has been building a long list of good resumes that cover her experience very well. Hopefully, her journey ahead will open up a lot of opportunities for her professional career.