List of Most Beautiful Korean Actress Living in our Planet Plus what have the following Korean actresses achieved in their careers so far? Here is a list of 15 Korean actresses and their achievements so far.
1. Kim Tae Hee
Aged 39 and married to fellow actor Rain in 2017. Kim Tae Hee is the most beautiful korean actress and has starred in eleven dramas and six movies.
Her memorable roles include the portrayal of Choi Ji Woo’s step-sister Han Yoo-ri in Stairway to Heaven.
The role helped her rise to stardom and landed her first lead role the following year alongside Kim Rae Won in Harvard Love Story.
Years in between her small-screen comeback in 2009 for Iris, Kim Tae Hee busied herself with CM and two movies that unfortunately didn’t do very well at the box office. At present, she and husband Rain are expecting baby number two and is slated to play the lead role in a Chinese drama called Sage of Calligrapher, Wang Xi Zhi.
2. Son Ye Jin
Beautiful Korean actress Son Ye Jin has come a long way since she started out in 2000.
The span of her now 19-year-old career gave her eleven dramas and twenty-one movies, solid evidence of Hallyu star status.
Starring in Kwak Jae Yong’s The Classic didn’t just help her gain the title “Nation’s First Love” but also well-deserved attention in the rest of Asia.
Two more of her movies became huge, particularly in Japan. This 2019, she will be back on the small screen in the upcoming romance drama titled Emergency Love Landing with Hyun Bin.
3. Lee Yo Won
39-year-old Lee Yo Won has been acting since 1998 both on the small and big screen, but in 2002 she announced a temporary hiatus due to exhaustion.
She was revived in 2005 to work with Director Lee Jae-Gyu who she wanted to work with for the Fashion ’70s.
Lee Yo Won seemed to have picked up in the succeeding years with more high rating dramas like Surgeon Bong Dal-hee and Queen Seon Deok.
Also, she became part of May 18, one of Korea’s highest rating movies of all time. This 2019, she played the lead role in historical melodrama Different Dreams.
4. Lee Young Ae
48-year-old actress Lee Young Ae is well known for playing Jang Geum in 2003, perhaps the drama that truly brought K-drama fever to the rest of Asia.
She became one of the biggest Hallyu stars to visit China, Hong Kong, Taiwan, and other Asian countries.
Four years after the success of the drama Dae Jang Geum, her contribution to Korean Wave was recognized by the South Korean Government with a Cultural Merit award.
In 2017, she returned to a small screen alongside Song Seung Heon in Saimdang, Memoir of Colors. No updates in her activity are announced up to the present.
5. Moon Chae Won
32-year-old beautiful Korean actress Moon Chae Won does it best starring in historical dramas including Painter in the Wind and Princess’ Man.
She even won New Best Actress recognition at Grand Bell Awards and Blue Dragon Film Awards for her performance in the film War of the Arrows.
But she was not limited to that. Moon Chae Won proved her acting prowess in the variety of dramas she has been part of like The Innocent Man and adaptations of US series like The Good Doctor and Criminal Minds.
Her last project was tvN drama Mama Fairy and the Woodcutter in 2018.
6. Song Hye Kyo
One of the most beautiful Korean actresses in Asia is probably Song Hye Kyo.
Her hit dramas, Autumn in my Heart and Full House paved way for an even bigger Korean Wave. In 2005, she came out with her first big-screen project alongside Cha Tae Hyun. Since then,
she has starred in several films, 3 of them as part of Chinese production.
Her Hallyu status remained unquestioned even after starring in Descendants of the Sun with estranged husband Song Joong Ki.
Her project with Park Bo Geom, Encounter, continues to make it big amid controversies surrounding her recent divorce.
7. Han Hye Jin
You may know Han Hye Jin as Soseono from hit epic drama Jumong, but before that she was a young widow in MBC’s daily drama Be Strong, Geum-soon.
The 37-year-old actress has 16 other dramas under her belt and turned into a host for Healing Camp from 2011 to 2013.
Han Hye Jin got married to football player Ki Sung-Yeung in 2013 after being in a relationship with Brown Eyed Soul’s Naun in 2012.
She gave birth to her daughter in 2015. In 2016, she returned with another hosting stint for Mom’s Diary which lasted a year.
8. Park Shin Hye
29-year-old Park Shin Hye began as a child actress in 2003, as the young Han Jung-Suh played by Choi Ji Woo in Stairway to Heaven.
In 2009, she played the role of a cross-dressing heroine in You’re Beautiful alongside Jang Keun-seuk.
It started her popularity outside Korea, particularly in Japan, where she signed an exclusive contract under IMX.
One hit drama after another; she has blossomed into one of the most sought after Korean actresses of her time.
Her recent project with Hyun Bin, sci-fi romance drama Memories of Alhambra is streaming worldwide through Netflix. Her next projects include two movies, one slated for 2019 release and one for 2020.
9. Han Hyo Joo
Han Hyo Joo’s acting career began with Nonstop season 5 and then later got more famous in Spring Waltz, the final installment of the Yoon Seok-ho’s “season” dramas.
One of her earliest highly successful dramas includes Iljimae with Lee Joon-ki and Brilliant Legacy with Lee Seung Gi.
Her 14-year old career includes 5 other dramas including Dong Yi and W with which she had finished notable performances.
Her upcoming project, Treadstone, is set to premiere this October in USA Network. Han Hyo Joo also starred in several high grossing films like Masquerade and The Beauty Inside.
10. Ha Ji Won
The 41-year-old beautiful Korean actress Ha Ji Won is one of those jack of all trades actresses in South Korea who has played various roles since her debut in 1996.
She had been in 21 movies and 17 drama series and bagged acting awards in Baeksang Art awards as well as for Blue Dragon Film Awards.
Some of her notable performances include Hwang Ji Ni and Empress Ki in 2014.
This 2019, she starred in the melodrama Chocolate as a woman who became a cook. She is also slated for the main role in an upcoming movie titled Collateral.
11. Bae Suzy
24-year-old former JYP actress Bae Suzy is one of Dream High’s alumni and members of defunct Kpop group Miss A.
Suzy is doing quite well on her own at the same time most beautiful Korean actress, with all the good projects lined up for her after the expiration of her contract from JYP last March.
She will play the role of a secret agent in the upcoming action drama Vagabond, which will soon start streaming on Netflix.
In 2020, she is slated to star in Mount Baektu, once again in the action genre.
In the music aspect, she is also very active after the release of her second album Faces of Love.
12. Kim Ji Won
26-year-old Kim Ji Won has come a long way since her debut in 2010 drama Mrs. Saigon. In 2013, she was part of a teen drama series The Heirs with Lee Min-ho and Park Shin Hye and won New Star Award at the SBS Drama Awards.
She also had a few projects before her support role in Descendants of the Sun, including a web series opposite So Ji-Sub titled One Sunny Day, which was only made available on LINE TV Thailand.
In 2017, she had her first lead role alongside Park Seo-Joon in Fight For My Way.
Her latest project, Arthdal Chronicles, has a total of three seasons and being streamed internationally through Netflix.
13. Jun Ji Hyun
Another Beatiful Korean actress and top Hallyu star is 37-year-old Jun Ji Hyun, famous for her breakthrough role in My Sassy Girl. She adopted the name Gianna Jun prior to her Hollywood debut in Blood: The Last Vampire.
Her small-screen exposure may be limited, but is very impactful, as seen in My Love From The Star and Legend of the Blue Sea.
Jun Ji Hyun was unshakeable in Forbes Korea’s list of Power Celebrities. Even after she got married and had two kids, her status as Hallyu star was never threatened at all as she remains one of the most in-demand celebrity endorsers in Korea.
14. Kim So Hyun
Beatiful Korean actress Kim So Hyun may be young at 21, but her line up of dramas and movies seem fit for a veteran actress.
Scene stealer Kim So Hyun’s claim to fame was the portrayal of the young Yoon Bo-Kyung in hit drama Moon Embracing The Sun.
She moved on to play various other young versions of actresses and was later dubbed as “Queen of Child Actress”.
In 2017, Kim So Hyun marked her first adult role in a historical drama after Moon Embracing The Sun as Yoo Seung Ho’s love interest in Ruler of the Mask.
At present, Love Alarm is gaining so much interest since it aired last month on Netflix.
15. Ryu Hwa-Young
A former member of defunct group T-ARA, 26-year-old Ryu Hwa-Young had her acting debut in 2014 for mini-drama “Mother’s Choice”. Before her acting debut, she had a few stints as a DJ and a rapper as well.
Even being surrounded by controversies involving bullying and wardrobe malfunctions the actress still managed to hold her head high above the water and bagged Best New Actress Award from the 31st KBS Drama Awards for her notable performances in both Mad Dog and My Father Is Strange.
She was last seen in a special appearance for the adaptation of Beauty Inside.
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