On February 15th actress Go Min-si celebrated her 27th birthday, and let her Instagram fans know about it with a picture thanking them for their support. Various birthday paraphernalia is present in the post. In the comments various well-wishers offer their congratulations to the self-styled birthday queen. Go Min-si is a relatively recent newcomer to acting despite her age, with her first credited role being for “My Sassy Girl – Drama” back in 2019.
Her big break came in 2018 in “The Witch: Part 1. The Subversion” where she played the best friend of the lead character played by Kim Da-mi. Go Min-si had her first leading role in the eighties era democracy agitation drama “Youth of May” from last year and also appeared in six minute short film “Reincarnation Love” with her “Youth of May” co-star Lee Do-hyun.
Written by William Schwartz
Traditonal seaweed soup (miyeok guk) usually eaten for birthdays in Korea
“Reincarnation Love” was released last month and is viewable on YouTube with English subtitles here.
Staff writer. Has been writing articles for HanCinema since 2012, having lived in South Korea since 2011. Started out in Gyeongju, then to Daegu, then to Ansan, then to Yeongju, then to Seoul, lived on the road for HanCinema’s travel diaries series in the summer of 2016, and is currently settled in Anyang. Has good tips for utilizing South Korea’s public bus system. William Schwartz can be contacted via firstname.lastname@example.org. He also has a substack at williamschwartz.substack.com where he discusses the South Korean film industry in broader terms and takes suggestions for future movies to review.
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