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Sumi Jo

Born in Korea, Sumi Jo studied in her native country before enrolling in the Conservatory of the Accademia di Santa Cecilia in Rome. Her recital debut in Seoul was followed by concerts with the Korean Broadcasting Company Orchestra. Her first operatic role was Susanna in Le Nozze di Figaro , which she also sang in Seoul. While studying in Italy, ... See full bio »

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 2019 Manon Lescaut (TV Movie)
Manon Lescaut
 2018 Loro
Cantante Festa Araba
 2015/I Youth
Sumi Jo
 2012 Nixon in China (TV Movie)
Jiang Qing
 1995 Le comte Ory (TV Movie)
La Comtesse Adèle
 1990 Un ballo in maschera (TV Movie)
Oscar, Page des Königs
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 2011 Mildred Pierce (TV Mini Series) (playback singer - 2 episodes)
- Part Five (2011) ... (playback singer - uncredited)
- Part Four (2011) ... (playback singer - uncredited)
 1999 The Ninth Gate (vocal soloist)
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 2021 Sijipeuseu: The Myth (TV Series) (performer: "Fight For Love (Aria for Myth)")
 2018 What the Future Holds (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.4 (2018) ... (performer: "The Magic Flute: Der Holle Rache")
 2016 The Young Pope (TV Mini Series) (performer: "The Dream")
 2015 Mr. Robot (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- eps1.7_wh1ter0se.m4v (2015) ... (performer: "Die Zauberflote (The Magic Flute), K. 620, Act II: Der Holle Rache Kocht In Meinem Herzen" - uncredited)
 2015/I Youth ("Simple Song #3")
 2011 Mildred Pierce (TV Mini Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Part Five (2011) ... (performer: "The Bridal Chorus", "Rigoletto, Opera Gualtier Malde... Caro Nome", "I Puritani, Opera Act II: Qui La Voce Sua Soave", "Der Holle Rache Kocht In Meinem Herzen", "I'm always chasing rainbows")
 2010 Eat Pray Love (performer: "Der Hölle Rache Kocht In Meinem Herzen")
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 2013 I Live Alone (TV Series)
 1996 Le monde est à vous (TV Series)
- Episode dated 7 January 1996 (1996) ... Self
 1988 Karajan in Salzburg (TV Special)
Singers Rehearsing Bach

Personal Details

Other Works:

(1999 March-April) Opera: Lucia di Lammermoor, by Gaetano Donizetti: playing Miss Lucia (directed by Andrei Serban, conducted by Bruno Campanella at Opéra national de Paris, Bastille, Paris, France) See more »

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Well, I used to be a party girl and liked to go out when I was in college. But when I started singing, I had to change my lifestyle completely. See more »


Her mother was an amateur singer and pianist who had been unable to pursue her own professional music studies due to the political situation in Korea during the 1950s. See more »


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