Here are the top ten best Korean drama actors that are currently popular. With charming smiles, stylish hair and swagger, these guys are being plastered on the walls of thousands. From portraying ancient Korean characters to modern drama-filled Romeos, the window of opportunities is endless. Here are some of the top Korean drama actors to keep your eyes out for.
- Jang Geun Suk – This Korean drama actor is best known for playing Taekyung on the popular Korean drama, “You’re Beautiful.” He started off as a model and then later became a singer. He has appeared in other dramas such as “Mary Stayed out All Night” and “Beethoven’s Virus.”
- Won Bin – Is better known for portraying Ji Hoon in, “Friends.” He is also a model like most Korean actors. He has also been in “Autumn Tale” and “Propose.”
- Kim Hyun Joong – Kim Hyun is a Korean drama actor better known for being the leader of the popular group SS501. He is also known as for portraying Ji Hoo in “Boys over Flowers” as the rival for Gun Jun Pyo’s love interest. He has also appeared in “We Got Married” and “Playful Kiss.”
- Lee Min Ho – He is best known as playing Gun Jun Pyo in the still popular Korean drama series, “Boys over Flowers,” that was adapted from a Japanese manga. He is also a model and a singer. His other drama appearances include “Personal Preference” and “I’m Sam.”
- Bae Yong Jun – This Korean drama actor is better known for portraying Kang Joon Sang in “Winter Sonata” which is adapted from the anime. Bae can also be seen in the dramas “The Legend” and the recent drama, “Dream High.”
- Bi (Rain) – Although Bi is a famous Korean R&B singer, he is also a very well known Korean drama actor. He is most known for portraying Lee Young Jae in, “Full House.” Bi has also appeared in “Fugitive: Plan B” and “A Love to Kill.”
- Kim Bum – He is a Korean drama actor who is best known for playing Dong Chul in “East of Eden.” He’s also appeared in “Boys over Flowers” and “The Woman Who Still Wants to Marry.”
- Joo Jin Mo – Joo is known for playing Nam Jae II in the drama “Dream” along side Kim Bum. He has also appeared in the following dramas “Fashion 70s” and “Bicheonomu.”
- Dennis Oh – He is best known for playing Mike Packard on “East of Eden.” Dennis has also appeared in “Witch Amusement” and the currently airing, “Fall In Love.”
- Kwon Sang Woo – Kwon is a Korean drama actor that is known for portraying the two characters Lee Joon Hee and Oh Dae San in “Cinderella Man.” He has also been in “We Are Dating Now” and “Stairway to Heaven.”
Credit : ScreenJunkies
Personally, I don’t think this list are real (no offense), because I think Korea still have other actors who best in acting career and more popular! So, @notperfectgirl and I discussed about it. Check out our list (Random) below :
1. Bae Yong Joon : Hotelier, Winter Sonata, The Legend, etc.
2. Won Bin : Autumn Tale/Endless Love, Friends, etc
3. Kwon Sang Woo : Stairway to Heaven, Bad Love, Cinderella Man, etc
4. Song Seung Hoon : Autumn Tale/Endless Love, East of Eden, My Princess, etc.
5. Song Il Gook : Jumong, The Kingdom of The Winds, A Man Called God, etc.
6. Lee Byung Hoon : All In, Iris, etc
7. Hyun Bin : My Name is Kim Sam Soon, Snow Queen, Secret Garden, etc.
8. Jang Hyuk : Robber, Chuno, Midas, etc.
9. Lee Jun Ki :Iljimae, Time Between Dog and Wolf, Hero, etc.
10. Jang Geun Suk : Hong Gil Dong, Beethoven Virus, You’re Beautifull, etc.