Best Korean Actors of All Time
Korean Wave or Hallyu is not about K-pop idols only but also about Korean dramas. Many people watch Korean dramas, from teenagers to the elderly, people across the world have been watching it on their local television channels or online sites. Reasons for why many people prefer to watch Korean dramas may differ, but we can’t deny that Korean dramas have many good looking actors. Let’s check the top 25 best looking Korean drama actors that make our heart beats faster when we see them on the screen.
1. Song Joong-ki
Before focusing on his acting career, Song Joongki was an MC at KBS Music Bank and a member of SBS’ Running Man. He got a lead role on A Werewolf Boy, which was a movie first before he got the offer as lead male for KBS2’s The Innocent Man. Now, he is more popular as Captain Yoo from Descendants of The Sun and marrying his partner from the said drama, Song Hye-kyo.
2. Gong Yoo
Gong Yoo’s name got popular after he starred at Coffee Prince along with Yoon Eun-hye. But in 2016 Train to Busan and Goblin brought him to the top for his excellent acting and the movie’s and drama’s great stories.
3. Kim Soo-hyun
People started to notice Kim Soo-hyun when he starred in Dream High with Suzy, 2PM Taecyeon, and others. He was the only actor among the other idols but he can sing and dance very well after practicing at JYP Entertainment. But he got really popular after starring in Moon Embracing The Sun in 2013 and My Love From The Star in 2014 with Jun Ji-hyun.
4. Park Bo-gum
Park Bo-gum is a multi-talented actor because he can sing, play piano, dance, and is good at MC-ing. People praise him and Red Velvet’s Irene for their great chemistry as Music Bank hosts. Park Bo-gum’s popularity got really big when he starred in Reply 1988 as Choi Taek, a professional Go-player. The drama got high ratings when it was aired and people loved Park Bogum’s character so much.
5. Jo In-sung
Jo In-sung is not only active in starring in dramas but also movies. People love him for having great acting skills, a good looking face, and also a proportional body. His name became really popular since he starred in What Happened in Bali with Ha Ji-won and So Ji-sub and even more popular after That Winter, the Wind Blows with Song Hye-kyo and It’s Okay That’s Love with Gong Hyo-jin.
6. Lee Jong-suk
Lee Jong-suk was trained to be an idol first so it is not surprising that he can dance and model. But with his skill in picking up great dramas plus his bright smile Lee Jong-suk successfully drew attention from female viewers. His acting as a high school student on School 2013 made him became well known and W – Two Worlds got so much love from drama lovers too.
7. Lee Dong-wook
With Goblin‘s high ratings, came massive popularity for the actors too, including Lee Dongwook. His time acting as the grim reaper made people praise his acting skills, beautiful eyes and handsome face.
8. Nam Joo-hyuk
Nam Joo-hyuk is a model and actor under YG K+. He debuted as model first then actor. Despite the criticism he receiving for his acting skills, most people agree he is a good looking actor and gives much attention to his dramas with Lee Sung-kyung, Weightlifting Fairy Kim Bok-joo.