Some people watch popular K-dramas and Korean movies for the intense plots or heart-warming love stories. But for others, they're pulled in by the swoon-worthy, handsome actors that grace our screens.
Here are the hottest Korean actors of 2022, ranked by fans. From veteran actors like Gong Yoo (Guardian: The Lonely and Great God) and Lee Dong-wook (Tale of the Nine Tailed) to break-out stars like Song Kang (Nevertheless) and Kim Seon-ho (Hometown Cha-Cha-Cha), these are the Korean hearthrobs who are stealing fans' hearts around the world.
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- Photo: Park Seo-joon / InstagramPark Seo-joon (born Park Yong-kyu; December 16, 1988) is a South Korean actor. He is best known for his starring roles in the television series Kill Me, Heal Me (2015), She Was Pretty (2015), Hwarang: The Poet Warrior Youth (2016–2017), Fight for My Way (2017), What's Wrong with Secretary Kim (2018), and Itaewon Class (2020). He has also appeared in films such as The Chronicles of Evil (2015), Midnight Runners (2017), and The Divine Fury (2019).
- Credits: Dream, Record of Youth, Itaewon Class
- Photo: Gong Yoo / InstagramGong Ji-cheol (born July 10, 1979), better known by his stage name Gong Yoo, is a South Korean actor. He is best known for his roles in the television dramas Coffee Prince (2007), Guardian: The Lonely and Great God (2016–2017), The Silent Sea (2021), and Squid Game (2021), and the films Silenced (2011), Train to Busan (2016) and The Age of Shadows (2016).
- Credits: The Silent Sea, Squid Game, Guardian: The Lonely and Great God
- Hyun Bin (born Kim Tae-pyung on September 25, 1982) is a South Korean actor. He is best known for his leading roles in the television dramas My Name is Kim Sam-soon (2005), Worlds Within (2008), Secret Garden (2010–2011), Memories of the Alhambra (2018–2019); as well as the films Confidential Assignment and The Swindlers (2017).
- Credits: Crash Landing On You, Memories of the Alhambra, Rampant
- Photo: Lee Dong-wook / InstagramLee Dong-wook (born November 6, 1981) is a South Korean actor, host, model and entertainer. He is best known for his leading roles in the television dramas My Girl (2005), Scent of a Woman (2011), The Fugitive of Joseon , Hotel King (2014), Guardian: The Lonely and Great God (2016–2017), Life (2018), Touch Your Heart (2019), Hell Is Other People (2019) and Tale of the Nine Tailed (2020) in the titular role. Furthermore, he’s also known as the host of the talk show Strong Heart (2012-2013), boy group survival reality show Produce X 101 (2019), and his own American-style talk show Wook Talk (2019).
- Credits: Bad and Crazy, Sea of Hope, Tail of the Nine Tailed