Article: Top 10 Korean Actors Who Are Very Creative

For most Korean actors, possessing a gorgeous face and extraordinary acting prowess is not enough. The Korean Drama and Film industry often poses cut-throat competition to these actors, forcing them to tap into their innate abilities and think out-of-the-box. Thus, in the last few decades, these talented individuals have transcended their roles as actors and turned themselves into multitasking performers, capable of pleasing the audience with their acting prowess and creative charm. Given below is a list of 10 Korean Actors who have successfully explored their creative sides:

1. Kim Min Jae 

Kim Min Jae has successfully garnered commercial and critical acclaim at an early age. This young South Korean actor is well known for his roles in "Dr. Romantic," its sequel "Dr. Romantic 2," and "Do You Like Brahms?". He is also a trained rapper who has undergone idol training for four years.


2. Lee Do Hyun 

Lee Do Hyun debuted in 2017 with "Prison Playbook" but gained massive popularity through his role in "Hotel Del Luna." Apart from his impeccable acting, Lee Do Hyun sports an outgoing and fun personality, showing a natural talent for comedy. His multiple appearances in the show, "Running Man," depict his superb comic timing.


3. Lee Min Ho 

Apart from entertaining the audience with his charming personality and acting prowess in "Boys over Flowers," "The Heirs," "The King: Eternal Monarch," this talented Korean actor also runs a YouTube channel. His film-focused YouTube channel comprises "movie -logs," where he displays his great production and creative directing skills.


4. Jo Jung Suk 

Apart from being an outstanding actor, Jo Jung Suk is a versatile rockstar. His covers of the Korean version of This is the Moment and Creed's My Sacrifice are some of his most viewed songs online. He is also a successfully married man who welcomed his firstborn into the family last year.


5. Park Seo Joon

Best known for his roles in "What's Wrong with Secretary Kim," "Itaewon Class," "Fight for my Way," Park Seo Joon also managed his own YouTube channel called Record PARK's. Most of his videos help him engage with the audience as he hosts fun Q&A sessions, ASMR videos, mukbangs or posts cute videos with his dog. He even uploaded a celebratory video after receiving the YouTube gold play button last summer.


6. Hwang In Youp 

This South Korean actor, model, and singer recently rose to fame for his role in "True Beauty." Hwang In Youp is also a 3rd-degree black belt in Taekwondo and Hapkido and knows skating, skiing, swimming, and kendo. Additionally, he is also ambidextrous and can use both his hands effortlessly.


7. Ji Chang-Wook 

Ji Chang-Wook is a man of many talents. He possesses significant acting prowess and can perform jaw-dropping stunts, as seen in "Healer." Apart from throwing around solid kicks and punches, he also has a soulful voice and, over the years, recorded several original soundtracks for his dramas like Fill Up from "Five Fingers" (2012); I Will Protect You from "Healer" ( 2015), etc.


8. Song Kang

Best known for his roles in "Nevertheless," "Love Alarm," "Sweet Home," this South Korean actor is also a trained ballet dancer. He took a six-month-long, arduous ballet training course for his role in "Navillera," where he mesmerized the audience with his flawless performance.


9. Gong Yoo 

This 40-something actor seems to be aging in reverse with each passing year, as he gives the world a glimpse of what else he can do. Apart from being an award-winning actor, Gong Yoo has successfully charmed the world with his terrific personality, perfect smile, and a versatile voice suitable for Jason Mraz pop songs, Eric Benet ballads, and many more.


10. Lee Joon Gi 

Regarding creativity, Lee Joon Gi steals the show. Apart from being a talented actor, a passionate singer, and a wholesome on-stage performer, Lee Joon Gi is adept at martial arts like Brazilian Jiu-jitsu. He has black belts in Taekwondo, Hapkido, and the traditional Korean martial art Taekkyeon. He even landed a role in the Hollywood movie Resident Evil: Final Chapter.