Kim Soo-Hyun aka “Claudia Kim” (born January 25, 1985) is a South Korean Actress and Model from Seoul, South Korea. She has also acted in various South Korean Television shows, Films and, Hollywood movies.
The 33-year-old Actress has made her acting debut from “Queen of the Game” TV show in 2006. She has played the role of “Park Joo-won” in this Korean drama series. Furthermore, she has also won SBS Drama Award for her brilliant performance in this show.
Claudia is famous for her roles in Hollywood films like Avengers: Age of Ultron (2015) and Marco Polo (2014).
In 2018, you will also see her in “Nagini” fictional character in Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald (2018) movie. Many people also criticised the casting of South Korean Actress in this film as Nagini.
Therefore, J.K. Rowling has come forward to defend the decision to cast an Asian. She has also explained the decision to select Claudia Kim as Nagini in her tweet.
The Naga are snake-like mythical creatures of Indonesian mythology, hence the name ‘Nagini.’ They are sometimes depicted as winged, sometimes as half-human, half-snake. Indonesia comprises a few hundred ethnic groups, including Javanese, Chinese and Betawi. Have a lovely day 🐍
— J.K. Rowling (@jk_rowling) September 26, 2018
Claudia Kim Biography, Boyfriend, Age, Net worth, Height, Weight, Parents, Spouse & Profile
|Personal Life Information|
|Full Birth Name||Kim Soo-Hyun.|
|Professional Name||Claudia Kim.|
|Working As||Professional Actress & Model.|
|Age (As of 2018)||Thirty-three (33) years old.|
|Date of Birth (DOB), Birthday||January 25, 1985.|
|Birthplace/Hometown||Seoul, South Korea (Spend her childhood in New Jersey).|
|Star Sign (Zodiac Sign)||Aquarius.|
|Awards||1. SBS Drama Award, 14th Edition (New Star Award Category) for her excellent performance in Queen of the Game (2006) TV series.
2. MBC Entertainment Award, 12th Edition (Actress in a Comedy/Sitcom Category).
|Ethnicity||White South Asian.|
|Debut||Movie: Avengers: Age of Ultron.
TV Show: Queen of the Game.
|Current Residence||1. Los Angeles, California.
|Filmography||1. Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald (2018, as Nagini).
2. The Dark Tower (2017, as Arra Champignon).
3. Avengers: Age of Ultron (2015, as Helen Cho).
|TV Shows||1. Monster (2016, as Yoo Sung-ae).
2. Marco Polo (2014 to 2016, as Khutulun).
3. 7th Grade Civil Servant (2013, as Kim Mi-rae).
4. Standby (2012, as Kim Soo-Hyun).
5. Brain (2011, as Jang Yoo-jin).
6. Romance Town (2011, as Hwang Joo-won).
7. The Fugitive: Plan B (2010, as Sophie).
8. Queen of the Game (2006, as Park Joo-won).
|Famous for||1. Appearing in the "Nagini" fictional character in Fantastic Beasts film.
2. Working in various Hollywood movies and Television series.
|Height (Tall)||Feet & Inches: 5' 9¾".
Centimeters: 177 cm.
Meters: 1.77 m.
|Weight||Kilograms: 59 Kg.
Pounds: 130 lbs.
|Body Measurements (Breast-waist-hips)||34-26-35.|
|Shoe Size (US)||7.|
|Siblings||Brother: Will Update.
|Claudia Kim Husband & Relationship|
|Dating History?||She was in a relationship with her ex-partner "Jamie Campbell Bower (English Actor)".|
|Boyfriend||Jamie Campbell Bower (English Actor).|
|Highest Qualification||Graduate from Ewha Womans University (International Studies).
|College/ University||Ewha Womans University, Seoul, South Korea.|
|Hobbies & Favorite Things|
|Favorite Celebrities||Actor: Arnold Schwarzenegger, Johnny Depp & Sylvester Stallone
Actress: Jennifer Aniston & Kristen Stewart.
Director: James Cameron.
|Dream Holiday Destination||Miami.|
|Love to do||Shopping, and Traveling.|
|Favorite Food||Vegetarian Spanish & Chinese Dishes.|
|Claudia Kim Net worth|
|Net Asset (approx.)||$1.25 Million US dollars (As of 2018).|
|Cost per Movie/TV Show||Will Update.|
|Office Address||Not Known|
|Home Details||Not Known|
|Mobile or Phone Number||N.A.|
|Email Address||Will update soon.|
|Official Website||Not Available.
Facts about Nagini Actress “Kim Soo-Hyun” in Fantastic Beasts
- Actress Kim Soo-Hyun was born on the 25th of January 1985 in Seoul, South Korea.
- Her dad has moved from South Korea to the United States because of his job (professional reasons). However, she has spent her childhood (6 years) along with her father and mother in New Jersey.
- Presently, Claudia Kim’s age is around 33 years old. She is the elder daughter of her parents.
- She has attended Ewha Womans University (International Studies) to complete her graduation.
- After completing her study, she has started her career in Modeling.
- She is also an animal lover and has a pet dog.
- As per her personal life, she was in a relationship with an English Actor. The name of Claudia Kim’s boyfriend is Jamie Campbell Bower. Her marital status is unmarried. But soon, she is planning to get married to her husband.
- She belongs to South Asian (Korean) ethnicity descent.
- Associated with: She has a strong friendship along with Dylan Wang and “Rick Yune (American Actor)”.
- She has also won Korea-China Supermodel Contest in 2005. This fame helps her to get a role of “Park Joo-won” in Queen of the Game TV series.
- As of 2018, her estimated Net worth is $1.25 Million US dollars (approx).
- She has a lean and attractive personality. As per her physical statistics, she is 5 Feet 9¾ inches (177 in centimeters) tall in height and her weight is 59 Kg (130 in pounds). The body measurement (breast-waist-hips) of Nagini Actress is 34-26-35.
- Kim Soo-Hyun is a vegan and loves to eat vegetarian Spanish and Chinese Dishes.