Park So Jin

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Park So Jin - Biography, Profile, Facts, and Career

Park So Jin, who’s more known by her mononym stage name Sojin, is a South Korean singer and actress.

She gained recognition as a member of former group Girl’s Day before shifted her career as an actress and appearing in various drama series such as Hot Stove League (2019), Sh**ting Stars (2022), and Alchemy of Souls (2022).


Before turning into an actress, Park So Jin debuted as a member of the KPop girl group Girl’s Day in 2010 under Dream Tea Entertainment.

However, she decided to leave Dream Tea Entertainment in 2019 to pursue her acting and solo career.

Later in the same year, she signed a new contract with Noon Company and had a role in the Vroom Vroom Pegasus Market.

She also acted in the theatrical play The Perfect Other in 2021, showcasing both her acting and singing abilities.

Besides singing and acting, she also has a knack for being a host and commanding the audience.

She had been chosen as the main host of several TV shows such as My Daughter’s Men (2017), Follow Me 10 (2018), Got Ya! GWSN (2018), and many more.

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  • Real Name: Park So Jin (박소진)
  • Stage Name: Sojin (소진)
  • Nickname: So Jin
  • Birthday: May 21, 1986
  • Birthplace: Daegu, South Korea
  • Zodiac Sign: Gemini
  • Nationality: South Korean
  • Religion: Protestant
  • Professions: Actress, Songwriter, Singer
  • Education:
    Lee Hyun Elementary School;
    Seojin Middle School;
    Kyungduk Girls’ High School;
    Yeungnam University (Major in Mechanical Engineering)
  • Hobbies: Browsing YouTube videos, cleaning, and shopping
  • Facebook: –
  • Twitter: @Girls_Day_Sojin
  • Threads: –
  • Instagram: @ssozi_sojin
  • TikTok: –
  • YouTube: 소진스럽

Height, Weight, & Physical Appearance 

  • Height: 167 cm (5’6”)
  • Weight: 49.5 kg (109 lbs)
  • Blood Type: AB
  • Hair Color: Black
  • Eye Color: Black
  • Body Measurements: –
  • Shoe Size: –
  • Dress Size: –


  • Father: –
  • Mother: –
  • Brother: –
  • Sister: –

Boyfriend & Dating History


So Jin was linked to D.O, a member of EXO and its sub-unit EXO-K, in early 2014. Their dating rumors spread due to various anonymous posts online that claim both of them have couple items and exchange secret messages.

Although it died down for a while, the speculation sparked again in January 2015 as she posted a photo of her nail art, where one of them had “I ♡ DO” written on her nail.

Their dating rumors circulated for around two years even though neither side has ever acknowledged them.

Eddy Kim

In June 2017, SBS, one of the most prominent South Korean television and radio broadcasters, released an exclusive report that So Jin is dating Eddy Kim, a South Korean singer.

According to the report, the pair became close after working together on variety TV show I’m A Movie Director, Too in 2016 and began their relationship in April 2017.

Even though both of their representative agencies denied the report at first, they finally confirmed that the couple is indeed having romance.

Unfortunately, they chose to part ways in December 2017 due to busy schedules.

Lee Dong Ha

So Jin announced her marriage with Lee Dong Ha, who’s a Korean actor, through her fan cafe in October 2023.

They held their private wedding reception in Seoul, in November 2023, which attended by family members and close friends only.

Net Worth 

Multiple sources estimated her net worth to be around $1 million to $5 million. She seems to earn most of her income by working as an actress and singer in the South Korean entertainment industry.

Plastic Surgery

There is no known information on whether she has undergone any cosmetic surgery to change her visual appearance.


  • Park So Jin joined a vocal club back in the university and it made her want to become a singer.
  • She was the leader of the KPOP girl group Girl’s Day under Dream Tea Entertainment.
  • Prior to debuting with Girl’s Day, she was a vocal coach for the KPOP boy band Ulala Session.
  • So Jin composed several Girl’s Day songs like Telepathy, Girl’s Day World, and Let’s Go, and co-composed the lyrics for I Don’t Mind.
  • She won an award in Mathematics during high school.
  • Park So Jin was an Engineering Student back at Yeongnam University. She was one of the only eight women out of the 800 Engineering understudies at that University.
  • She is great at playing the piano and doing calligraphy.
  • So Jin can impersonate a Yorkshire Terrier’s sound.
  • She likes dolls.
  • So Jin’s ideal type is someone who has strong eyes and a positive perspective. She also likes someone who is devoted and mindful.

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  • Moradong (TBA), as Kang Hye Young
  • Spring Day (2022), as Eun Ok
  • Tomorrow’s Lovers (2021), as Son Ae
  • The Grotesque Mansion (2021), as Choi Sun Hwa
  • Sparrow (2020), as a guest role
  • Zombie Crush in Heyri (2020), as Kim Ga Yeon
  • Recipe For Happiness (2020), as Jung Soo

Drama Series

  • Delightfully Deceitful (tvN | 2023), as Mo Jae In
  • True to Love (ENA | 2023), as Lee Yoo Jung
  • Alchemy of Souls: Light and Shadow (tvN | 2022), as Ju Wol
  • May It Please The Court (Disney+ | 2022), as Jang Yi Yeon
  • Alchemy of Souls (tvN | 2022), as Ju Wol
  • tvN O’PENing: Don’t Announce Your Husband’s Death (tvN | 2022), as the main character
  • Sh**ting Stars (tvN | 2022), as Jo Ki Peum
  • 2021 Summer Drama Collage: Monster Mansion (Olleh TV | 2021), as Choi Sun Hwa
  • Drama Festa: Recipe For Happiness (JTBC | 2020), as Jung Soo
  • The Spies Who Loved Me (MBC | 2020), as Bae Du Rae
  • The King: Eternal Monarch (SBS | 2020), as Jo Hae In
  • Vroom Vroom Pegasus Market (tvN | 2019), as Jenny
  • Hot Stove League (SBS | 2019), as Kim Young Chae
  • Oh! Dear Half-Basement Goddesses (2017), as Myung Ha
  • Hong Ik Super (Naver TV Cast | 2017), as Seo Yeon Hee
  • The Family Is Coming (SBS | 2015), as Choi Dong Joo
  • Best Wedding (TV Chosun | 2014), as Lee Yu Ri
  • The Dramatic (MBC every1 | 2013), as So Jin
  • I Trusted Him (MBC | 2011), as a side character

TV Shows

  • On and off (tvN | 2020), as a guest
  • My Daughter’s Men Season 4 (E-Channel | 2018), as the main host
  • Follow Me 10 (E-Channel | 2018), as the main host
  • Got Ya! GWSN (Mnet | 2018), as the main host
  • My Daughter’s Men Season 3 (E-Channel | 2018), as the main host
  • Amazing Saturday (tvN | 2018), as a guest
  • Talkmon (tvN | 2018), as a guest
  • Master Key (SBS | 2017), as a guest
  • My Daughter’s Men 2: Dad is Watching (E-Channel | 2017), as the main host
  • Looking For Trouble (JTBC | 2017), as the main host
  • Crime Scene: Season 3 (JTBC | 2017), as a guest
  • Leaving Together in Empty Room (MBC | 2017), as a regular member
  • K-RUSH (KBS1 | 2017), as a guest
  • New Yang Nam Show (Mnet | 2017), as a guest
  • A Week of Romance Season 4 (MBC every1 | 2017), as a regular member
  • Life Bar (tvN | 2016), as a guest
  • Abnormal Summit: Season 2 (JTBC | 2016), as a guest
  • Law of the Jungle in Papua New Guinea (SBS | 2016), as a guest
  • Idol Star Olympics Championships New Year Special (MBC | 2016), as a regular member
  • Idol Star Athletics Championships Chuseok Special (MBC | 2015), as a regular member
  • Girl’s Day’s One Fine Day (MBC every1 | 2015), as a regular member
  • King of Mask Singer (MBC | 2015), as a guest
  • Same Bed, Different Dreams (SBS | 2015), as a guest
  • Problematic Men (tvN | 2015), as a guest
  • Idol Star Athletics Championships New Year Special (MBC | 2015), as a regular member
  • Idol School (MBC | 2014), as the main host
  • Star Gazing (MBC | 2014), as a guest
  • Idol Star Athletics Championships (MBC | 2014), as a regular member
  • Hidden Singer: Season 2 (JTBC | 2013), as a guest
  • Idol Star Olympics Championships Chuseok Special (MBC | 2013), as a regular member
  • After School Club (Viki | 2013), as a guest
  • Real Men: Season 1 (MBC | 2013), as a guest
  • Hidden Singer: Season 1 (JTBC | 2012), as a guest
  • Miss and Mister Idol (MBC | 2012), as a regular member
  • Idol Star Olympics Championships (MBC | 2012), as a regular member
  • Idol Star Athletics – Swimming Championships (MBC | 2012), as a regular member
  • Weekly Idol (MBC every1 | 2011), as a guest
  • Healing Camp (SBS | 2011), as a guest
  • Immortal Songs: Singing the Legend (KBS1 | 2011), as a guest
  • Hello Counselor: Season 1 (KBS2 | 2010), as a guest
  • Running Man (SBS | 2010), as a guest
  • Let’s Go! Dream Team Season 2 (KBS2 | 2009), as a guest
  • Yoo Hee Yeol’s Sketchbook (KBS2 | 2009), as a guest
  • Live Talk Show Taxi (tvN | 2007), as a guest
  • Vitamin (KBS2 | 2003), as a guest


  • The Perfect Other (2021), as Bianca


  • On Rainy Days (2015), as a collaborator
  • Finale (2014), as a collaborator
  • Three Things I Want to Give You (2014), as a featured artist
  • In the Summer (2013), as the lead artist

Soundtrack Appearances

  • Everyday With You (2015) – Reply 1988
  • It Hurts (2015) – Mask
  • I Am Korea (2015) – I Am Korea
  • Ajjil Ajjil (2015) – Family Outing
  • I Want to Turn Back Time (2013) – Passionate Love
  • Our Love Like This (2011) – Flames of Desire


  • 2020 MBC Drama Award – Best New Actress – The Spies Who Loved Me


“[In 2014] I appeared on KBS2‘s ‘Hello Counselor‘ and said I was worried about being 29 years old. At the time it seemed like a big issue. Now that I think about it, there is nothing so special about [being older].”

“I’ve been exercising to be physically fit since years ago, and I inherited nice skin from my mom.”

“It’d be great to be loved and stay together with my fans and members for a long time.”


Who is Park So Jin?

She is a South Korean singer and actress.

Who is Park So Jin’s real name?

Her real name is Park So Jin (박소진).

What makes Park So Jin famous?

She became famous as a member of former group Girl’s Day before shifted her career as an actress and appearing in various drama series such as Hot Stove League (2019), Sh**ting Stars (2022), and Alchemy of Souls (2022).

Where is Park So Jin from?

She was born in Daegu, South Korea.

How old is Park So Jin?

She was born in 1986, and she is 38 years old as of 2024.

When does Park So Jin celebrate her birthday?

She celebrates on the 21st of every May.

How tall is Park So Jin?

Her height is 5’6″ or 167 cm.

Who are Park So Jin’s parents?

She did not reveal the names of her father and mother.

Is Park So Jin married?

Yes, she is married to Lee Dong Ha. They tied the knot in 2023.

Who is Park So Jin’s ex-boyfriend?

Her ex-boyfriend is Eddy Kim. She also used to be rumored to date D.O (EXO).

How rich is Park So Jin?

Her net worth is around $1 million to $5 million.

What is Park So Jin’s nationality?

Her nationality is South Korean.

Park So Jin is one of the most multitalented entertainers in South Korea, proved by a variety of projects she has accomplished up until now.