June 14, 2024

12 of the Latest Rising Korean actors to Follow

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The Korean entertainment industry is known for its talented actors. And there is a new rising stars who is rapidly gaining popularity. These actors are good-looking and also have impressive acting skills and the potential to become household names.

These are just a few of the many rising Korean actors who are sure to star in the next few years. I highly recommend checking out their dramas if you haven’t already.

Rising Korean actors 2023

Kim Young Dae

Kim Young Dae is rapidly gaining popularity in Korea. He has acted in dramas such as The Penthouse: War in Life and Shooting Stars. Kim Young Dae is starring in an upcoming drama called “The Moon that Rises in the Day”

Kim Young Dae
  • First Name: Young Dae
  • Family Name: Kim
  • Hangul: 김영대
  • A.K.A: Kim Yeong Dae, Kim Youngdae, Gim Young Dae, Gim Yeong Dae
  • Born: March 2, 1996
  • Nationality: South Korean

Song Kang

Song Kang is a rising star in the Korean drama world. He has acted in popular dramas such as Nevertheless, Navillera, and Forecasting Love and Weather. He has two upcoming dramas “Sweet Home Season 2 and My Demon”

Song Kang
  • First Name: Kang
  • Family Name: Song
  • Hangul: 송강
  • Born: April 23, 1994
  • Nationality: South Korean

Lee Do Hyun

Lee Do Hyun has become famous for his roles in various K-dramas, including Youth of May, The Glory and The Good Bad Mother.

Lee Do hyun
  • First Name: Dong Hyun
  • Family Name: Lim
  • Hangul: 이도현
  • A.K.A: 임동현
  • Born: April 11, 1995
  • Nationality: South Korean

Hwang In Yeop

Hwang In Yeop is a rising star known for his roles in True Beauty, The Sound of Magic and Why Her?.

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  • First Name: In Youp
  • Family Name: Hwang
  • Hnagul: 황인엽
  • A.K.A: Hwang In Yeob, Hwang In Yeop
  • Born: January 19, 1991
  • Nationality: South Korean

Yoo Seung Ho

Yoo Seung-ho is a veteran actor who appeared in the dramas ‘I’m Not a Robot’, and ‘My Strange Hero’. Yoo Seung Ho is in talks to star in the new drama “I Am Home” (literal title), a drama about people who are not related by blood but come together as a family. The drama is directed by Ra Ha Na.

Yoo Seung Ho
  • First Name: Seung Ho
  • Family Name: Yoo
  • Hangul: 유승호
  • A.K.A: Yu Seung Ho
  • Born: August 17, 1993
  • Nationality: South Korean

Kang Min Ah

Kang Min Ah is a rising star who has worked in dramas Gaus Electronics and At a Distance, Spring Is Green.

Kang Min Ah
  • First Name: Min Ah
  • Family Name: Kang
  • Hangul: 강민아
  • A.K.A: Gang Min A, Kang Mina
  • Nationality: South Korean
  • Born: March 20, 1997

Han So Hee

Han So Hee is a rising star who gained popularity for her role in The World of the Married and Nevertheless. She is known for her visuals and ability to portray both complex and sexy characters.

Han So Hee
  • First Name: So Hee
  • Family Name: Lee
  • Hangul: 한소희
  • A.K.A: Han So Hui, Han So Hwee, Lee So Hui, Lee So Hee, 이소희
  • Nationality: South Korean
  • Born: November 18, 1994

Go Yoon Jung

Go Yoon Jung is a rising star who is popular for her roles in Sweet Home and Moving.

Go Yoon Jung
  • First Name: Youn Jung
  • Family Name: Go
  • Hangul: 고윤정
  • A.K.A: Go Yun Jeong, Go Yun Jung, Go Yoon Jeong, Ko Yun Jung, Go Yoon Jung, Ko Yoon Jung,
  • Nationality: South Korean
  • Born: April 22, 1996

Park Ji Hu

Park Ji Hu is a rising star who has starred in dramas such as All of Us Are Dead and Little Women.

Park Ji Hu
  • First Name: Ji Hu
  • Family Name: Park
  • Native name: 박지후
  • Also Known as: Pak Chi Hu, Bak Ji Hu, Park Ji Hoo, 朴志厚
  • Nationality: South Korean
  • Born: November 7, 2003

Kim Seon ho

Kim Seon Ho is a rising star who gained popularity with his roles in Hometown Cha Cha Cha and Start-Up.

Kim Seon ho
  • First Name: Seon Ho
  • Family Name: Kim
  • Native name: 김선호
  • A.K.A: Kim Sun Ho
  • Nationality: South Korean
  • Born: May 8, 1986

Wi Ha Joon

Wi Ha-joon is a rising star who received great love through ‘Squid Game’ and ‘Midnight’.

Wi Ha Joon
  • First Name: Ha Joon
  • Family Name: Wi
  • Hangul: 위하준
  • A.K.A: Hwe Ha Joon, Hwi Ha Joon, Wi Hajun
  • Nationality: South Korean
  • Born: August 5, 1991

Kim Min Jae

Kim Min Jae is a rising star who gained popularity through his role in Do You Like Brahms? and Dali and the Cocky Prince.

Kim Min Jae
  • First Name: Min Jae
  • Family Name: Kim
  • Hangul: 김민재
  • Nationality: South Korean
  • Born: November 1, 1996

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Hi! I'm Lovely Rose, and I'm a huge fan of Korean dramas and K-pop. But my interests go beyond fandom – I also love reading novels and writing. However, here I want to write about dramas and K-pop music, That's what brings me here!


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