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The Best Korean Actresses Of All Time

Here are the top leading ladies of South Korea. While all beautiful women, we're ranking the most talented Korean actresses ever. Whether you're looking for the highest paid stars or the prettiest Korean actresses, this list of famous Korean actresses includes older actors over 40 as well as new and young celebs. Appearing in films, Korean dramas, and international media, some of the most popular Korean actresses include Jun Ji-hyun, Bae Doona, Song Hye-kyo, and Park Shin-hye.

Vote up the top South Korean actresses, and add your favorites if they're missing from the list. 

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    Crash Landing on You (2019), Spellbound (2011), A Moment to Remember (2004), Something in the Rain (2018), Personal Taste (2010)

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    Moon Lovers: Scarlet Heart Ryeo (2016), Hotel Del Luna (2019), My Mister (2018), Dream High (2011), The Producers (2015)

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    Legend of the Blue Sea (2016), My Love from Another Star (2013), My Sassy Girl (2001), Assassination (2015), Windstruck (2004)

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    Heirs (2013), Pinocchio (2014), Memories of the Alhambra (2018), You Are Beautiful (2009), Doctors (2016)

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    What's Wrong with Secretary Kim (2018), Healer (2014), Seven Day Queen (2017), City Hunter (2011), Dr. Jin (2012)

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    Kim Young-ok

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    The King: Eternal Monarch (2020), Boys Over Flowers (2009), Coffee Prince (2007), Witch's Love (2018), Dear My Friends (2016)

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    Kim Go-eun

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    Guardian: The Lonely and Great God (2016), Tune in for Love (2019), The King: Eternal Monarch (2020), Cheese in the Trap (2016), Coin Locker Girl (2015)

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    Strong Girl Bong-soon (2017), Oh My Ghost (2015), Scandal Makers (2008), A Werewolf Boy (2012), Abyss (2019)

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    It's Okay, That's Love (2014), Master's Sun (2013), The Producers (2015), When the Camellia Blooms (2019), The Greatest Love (2011)

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    Gu Family Book (2013), Vagabond (2019), Uncontrollably Fond (2016), Dream High (2011), Architecture 101 (2012)

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    Love Alarm (2019), Bring It On, Ghost (2016), While You Were Sleeping (2017), The Emperor: Owner of the Mask (2017), Guardian: The Lonely and Great God (2016)

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    Descendants of the Sun (2016), That Winter, the Wind Blows (2013), The Grandmaster, (2013), Full House (2004), Hwang Jin Yi (2007)

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    Oh My Venus (2015), A Bittersweet Life (2005), My Girlfriend Is a Gumiho (2010), Tale of Arang (2012), Tomorrow, With You (2017)

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    Crash Landing on You (2019), Punch (2014), Black Knight (2017), Jealousy Incarnate (2016), 49 Days (2011)

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    Weightlifting Fairy Kim Bok-Joo (2016), Dr. Romantic 2 (2020), Cheese in the Trap (2016), Doctors (2016), Miss & Mrs. Cops (2019)

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    Parasite (2019), Cinderella and the Four Knights (2016), A Beautiful Mind (2016), The Priests (2015), The Silenced (2015)

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    Secret Garden (2010), The King 2 Hearts (2012), The Empress Ki (2013), Hwang Jin Yi (2006), 100 Days with Mr. Arrogant (2004)

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    Guardian: The Lonely and Great God (2016), Touch Your Heart (2019), My Secret Hotel (2014), My Love from Another Star (2013), One More Happy Ending (2016)

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    Moonlight Drawn by Clouds (2016), The Chaser (2008), Commitment (2013), The Moon That Embraces the Sun (2012), Thread of Lies (2014)

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    Hello Monster (2015), Go Back Couple (2017), School (2012), The Last Empress (2018), Oh My Baby (2020)

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    Lee Jung-eun

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    Parasite (2019), Mr. Sunshine (2018), Oh My Ghost (2015), A Taxi Driver (2017) Strangers from Hell (2019), My Holo Love (2020)

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    Signal (2016), Coin Locker Girl (2015), Hyena (2020), Tazza: The High Rollers (2006), A Special Lady (2017)

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    Mischievous Kiss (2010), Because This Is My First Life (2017), The Smile Has Left Your Eyes (2018), The Sound of Your Heart (2016), Father Is Strange (2017)

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    Kim Ji-won

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    Fight for My Way (2017), Arthdal Chronicles (2019), Descendants of the Sun (2016), Heirs (2013), Detective K: Secret of the Living Dead (2018)

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    Jang Ok-jung, Living by Love (2013), Hi Bye, Mama! (2020), Yong Pal (2015), My Princess (2011), Stairway to Heaven (2003)

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