Seoyoung Kong

"I'm extremely happy to become an ambassador for GGPoker. I look forward to being a positive influence on the Korean poker scene."



  • KBS N Sports announcer
  • XTM MC
  • Poker Gods War MC
  • APL Seoul MC

Seoyoung Kong is a famous name across South Korea, having worked as a model, actress, MC, and was even a former K-pop idol. Due to her time working on various TV programs she has established herself as a household name among audiences of all ages. These days she primarily works as a sports announcer and host for many television programs.

Beyond her ever-growing media career, Seoyoung has also entered into the world of poker, where she seamlessly transitions between being a player, influencer, host, and content creator. While she has yet to claim any major poker tournament victories, she showcases her talents by consistently cashing in the tournaments that she participates in, including in the 2021 World Series of Poker.

Within the Korean poker scene, Seoyoung is one of the most prominent figures, particularly as a skilled female player in a field still relatively dominated by men. Her presence and accomplishments have helped pave the way for a new generation of aspiring women to step onto the poker stage.

In addition to the accomplishments as a player, Seoyoung is also a regular host for several prominent poker channels. Notably, she has been the face of the Ace Poker League (APL), captivating audiences with her magnetic personality. However, it is her involvement in the wildly popular online live poker show, Poker Gods War, that has truly solidified her status in the Korean poker community. As the host of this viral program, Seoyoung has helped to draw in a massive audience of new and recreational players and has elevated the show to new heights.

With her incredible range of talents and unwavering dedication, Seoyoung continues to make an indelible mark in the realms of Korean entertainment and the Korean poker scene.