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List Rules Korean-born actresses in film and TV

List of the hottest, most glamorous and beautiful actresses from Korea. Fans will also enjoy the the prettiest K-pop female idols, the sexiest Korean actresses, and the hottest Korean models. Since the late 1990s, South Korea has had a very robust and popular domestic film industry. (This was due, in some ways, to the South Korean government's "screen quota" policy, limiting the number of foreign films that can play in Korean movie theaters in a given year, and thus forcing Korean theaters to book more films made locally.) Naturally, this sudden interest in Korean cinema has given rise to a new class of internationally recognized, beautiful Korean actresses. Among the most popular are Kim Yoo-jin (who goes by the stage name "Eugene" in the West), a former Korean pop singer who has transitioned into a film and TV actress, and Shin Min-a, a former model who featured in the martial arts comedy Volcano High, later re-made by MTV with a cast of hip-hop stars.

Many of the most successful films on the Korean peninsula have made their way to Western audiences, including the action films Shiri and Joint Security Area, bringing international acclaim and attention to numerous Korean filmmakers for the first time in decades. Famous filmmakers such as Kim Ki Duk (a favorite at film festivals) and Park Chan-wook (whose popular Vengeance trilogy includes the breakthrough hit Oldboy) in particular have benefited from increased attention from international audiences. These directors have helped raise awareness of a number of celebrity women from Korea.

This gallery of hot South Korean celebrities includes photos of the most beautiful women on the peninsula. Vote up you favorites, and be sure to add anyone who is missing. 

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2,814 1,273
Yoon Eun-hye is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Most Beautiful Korean Actresses

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2,047 961
Kim Tae-hee is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Most Beautiful Korean Actresses

3
1,913 1,046
Park Min-young is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Most Beautiful Korean Actresses

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2,045 955
Kim So-eun is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Most Beautiful Korean Actresses

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1,858 919
Song Hye-kyo is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Most Beautiful Korean Actresses

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2,263 772
Park Shin-hye is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Most Beautiful Korean Actresses

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1,313 710
Jun Ji-hyun is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Most Beautiful Korean Actresses

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1,300 813
Eugene is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Most Beautiful Korean Actresses
Eugene 36

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1,229 754
Lee Min Jeong is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Most Beautiful Korean Actresses

10
1,440 760
Moon Chae-won is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Most Beautiful Korean Actresses

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1,502 620
IU is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Most Beautiful Korean Actresses
IU 22

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1,291 1,110
Ha Ji-won is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Most Beautiful Korean Actresses

13
1,170 529
Ji-hyo Song is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Most Beautiful Korean Actresses

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1,160 539
Im Yoona is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Most Beautiful Korean Actresses

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1,218 678
Ku Hye-sun is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Most Beautiful Korean Actresses

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1,192 731
Sandara Park is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Most Beautiful Korean Actresses

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1,045 440
Bae Suzy is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Most Beautiful Korean Actresses
moomicki added Bae Suzy 22

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778 452
Lee Yeon-hee is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Most Beautiful Korean Actresses

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911 702
Jung So Min is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Most Beautiful Korean Actresses

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907 814
Son Ye-jin is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Most Beautiful Korean Actresses

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903 684
Han Ga-in is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Most Beautiful Korean Actresses

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866 754
Moon Geun-young is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Most Beautiful Korean Actresses

23
838 525
Han Hyo Joo is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Most Beautiful Korean Actresses

24
816 614
Yoo In-na is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Most Beautiful Korean Actresses

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719 503
Ham Eun-jung is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Most Beautiful Korean Actresses

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649 859
Kim Ha Neul is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Most Beautiful Korean Actresses

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762 474
Jessica Jung is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Most Beautiful Korean Actresses
HaroldStrifeFelipe added Jessica Jung 27 - 1989 April 18

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791 457
Kim Tae-yeon is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Most Beautiful Korean Actresses
MartinusDoanx added Kim Tae-yeon 28

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518 544
Han Chae-young is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Most Beautiful Korean Actresses

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533 547
Choi Soo-young is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Most Beautiful Korean Actresses

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527 643
Kang So-ra is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Most Beautiful Korean Actresses

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882 522
SuZy is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Most Beautiful Korean Actresses
Cindy1 added SuZy 54

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554 523
Lee Da-hae is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Most Beautiful Korean Actresses

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148 43
Krystal is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Most Beautiful Korean Actresses
Krystal 22

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329 261
Kim Yoo Jung is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Most Beautiful Korean Actresses

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616 492
Park Ji-yeon is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Most Beautiful Korean Actresses

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125 54
Kim Ji won is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Most Beautiful Korean Actresses
Kim Ji won

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301 516
Lee Young-ae is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Most Beautiful Korean Actresses

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242 165
Han Hye-jin is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Most Beautiful Korean Actresses

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580 410
Tiffany is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Most Beautiful Korean Actresses
HaroldStrifeFelipe added Tiffany 27 - 1989 Aug 1

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504 441
Kim Sa-rang is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Most Beautiful Korean Actresses

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360 323
Gong Hyo-jin is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Most Beautiful Korean Actresses
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480 399
Park Ha-sun is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Most Beautiful Korean Actresses

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101 57
Choi Sulli is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Most Beautiful Korean Actresses
Choi Sulli

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92 243
Song Ha-yoon is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Most Beautiful Korean Actresses

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79 46
Uee is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Most Beautiful Korean Actresses
ruci-ayu-ningtyas added Uee 28

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83 39
Nana is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Most Beautiful Korean Actresses
Nana 25

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97 50
Shin Se Kyung is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Most Beautiful Korean Actresses
Shin Se Kyung

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371 562
Park Bom is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Most Beautiful Korean Actresses

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84 46
Kwon Yuri is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Most Beautiful Korean Actresses