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List Rules Only TV actors who were born or grew up in Seoul.

List of famous television actors/actresses who were born in Seoul, with photos when available. These renowned Seoul actors and actresses are listed by popularity, so the names at the top of the list will be the most recognizable. A few of these actors may not have technically been born in Seoul, but everyone on this list grew up in Seoul and considers it to be their home. This list includes Seoul TV actors from every type of show, including cartoons where they might have done voice over work. If you grew up in Seoul then you should be proud of these television actors whose birthplace is Seoul. Various bits of information are available for these Seoul celebrities as well, such as what year they were born and what shows they are known for.

Everyone from Im Yoona to Hines Ward is included on this list.

This list answers the questions, "Which TV actors are from Seoul?" and "Who are the most famous Seoul actors?"

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Yunjin Kim is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list TV Actors from Seoul
Lost, Mistresses, Lost: Missing Pieces Yunjin Kim is an American film and theater actress born in South Korea. Although she is best known in the English-speaking world for her role as Sun on the American television series Lost, Kim ...more

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John Cho is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list TV Actors from Seoul
Go On, FlashForward, Selfie John Yohan Cho is a South Korean born American actor and musician. He starred as Harold Lee in the Harold & Kumar films and played the character John, MILF Guy No. 2 who popularized the term ...more

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Jeong Jin-yeong is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list TV Actors from Seoul
Dong Yi, Love Rain, The Land of Wind Jung Jin-young is a South Korean actor. He has starred in numerous films, including Hi! Dharma!, Bunt, and The Case of Itaewon Homicide. But Jung is best known for his frequent collaborations ...more

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Bae Soo-bin is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list TV Actors from Seoul
49 Days, Dong Yi, Jumong Bae Soo-bin, is a South Korean actor. He is best known for his roles in the television dramas Brilliant Legacy, Temptation of an Angel, 49 Days, and Dong Yi. He also starred in the films ...more

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Choi Cheol-ho is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list TV Actors from Seoul
Dong Yi, Immortal Admiral Yi Sun-sin, Dae Jo Yeong Choi Cheol-ho is a South Korean actor. He rose to fame after appearing in the hit drama Queen of Housewives. Other notable roles include King Seonjo in The Immortal Lee Soon-shin, Geolsa Biu in ...more

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Park Ha-sun is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list TV Actors from Seoul
Dong Yi, High Kick: Revenge of the Short Legged, Ad Genius Lee Tae-baek Park Ha-sun is a South Korean actress. Park debuted in 2005 with the TV series Love Needs a Miracle and rose to stardom with her role as Queen Inhyeon in MBC's 2010 historical drama Dong Yi, ...more

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Jenna Ushkowitz is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list TV Actors from Seoul
Glee Jenna Noelle Ushkowitz is an American stage and television actress, singer and writer. She is known for her performances in Broadway musicals and for her role as Tina Cohen-Chang on Glee. She ...more

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Lee Deok-hwa is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list TV Actors from Seoul
5th Republic, All In, Legend of the Patriots Lee Deok-hwa is a South Korean actor.

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Rain is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list TV Actors from Seoul
Full House, The Fugitive: Plan B, A Love to Kill Jung Ji-Hoon, better known by his stage name Rain, is a South Korean singer-songwriter, actor, and music producer. Rain's musical career includes seven albums, 28 singles and numerous concert ...more

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Lee Da-hae is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list TV Actors from Seoul
My Girl, Miss Ripley, Green Rose Lee Da-hae, or Lee Da-hey is a South Korean actress. She is best known for her roles in Korean dramas such as My Girl, Green Rose, The Slave Hunters, and Miss Ripley.

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Ha Ji-won is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list TV Actors from Seoul
Secret Garden, The King 2 Hearts, Hwang Jini Jeon Hae-rim (Hangul: 전해림; born 28 June 1978), better known by her stage name Ha Ji-won (Hangul: 하지원) is a South Korean actress. She is best known for the historical dramas Damo (2003), Hwang ...more

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Han Ji-min is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list TV Actors from Seoul
Rooftop Prince, Resurrection, Dae Jang Geum Han Ji-min is a South Korean actress. After minor roles in All In and Dae Jang Geum, Han had her breakout role in revenge series Resurrection in 2005. This was followed by period dramas Capital ...more

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Lee Byung-hun is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list TV Actors from Seoul
Iris, All In, Beautiful Days Lee Byung-hun is a South Korean actor and martial artist. A popular and acclaimed actor in South Korea, he is best known for Joint Security Area, A Bittersweet Life, The Good, the Bad, the ...more

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Yoon Eun-hye is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list TV Actors from Seoul
Lie to Me, The 1st Shop of Coffee Prince, Princess Hours Yoon Eun-hye is a South Korean actress, director, singer, entertainer and model. She debuted as a member of girl group Baby V.O.X, staying with the group from 1999 to 2005. Yoon has since moved ...more

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Cha Tae-hyun is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list TV Actors from Seoul
Into the Sunlight, Flowers for My Life, First Love of a Royal Prince Cha Tae-hyun is a South Korean actor and singer. Internationally he is best known for his lead roles in the box-office hit comedies My Sassy Girl and Scandal Makers.

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Lee Chun-hee is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list TV Actors from Seoul
Gloria, Smile, You Lee Kwang-taek, better known by his stage name Lee Chun-hee, is a South Korean actor.

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Park Ye-Jin is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list TV Actors from Seoul
My Princess, The Next, Queen Seondeok Park Ye-jin is a South Korean actress.

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Choi Siwon is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list TV Actors from Seoul
Skip Beat!, Athena: Goddess of War, Spring Waltz Choi Si-won is a South Korean singer and actor. He is a member of the South Korean boy band Super Junior and its Mandopop subgroup, Super Junior-M. He is one of the first four South Korean ...more

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Jang Geun Suk is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list TV Actors from Seoul
You're Beautiful, Love Rain, Mary Stayed Out All Night Jang Keun-suk is a South Korean actor, model and singer. He is best known for starring in the television dramas Beethoven Virus, You're Beautiful, Mary Stayed Out All Night, Love Rain, and

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Kim Bum is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list TV Actors from Seoul
Boys Over Flowers, That Winter, The Wind Blows Kim Sang-bum, known by the stage name Kim Bum, is a South Korean actor, singer, and model. He is best known for his role as So Yi-jung, in Boys Over Flowers.

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Kim Jung-Eun is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list TV Actors from Seoul
Lovers in Paris, Princess Lulu, Lovers Kim Jung-eun is a South Korean actress. She is best known for her roles in Marrying the Mafia, Lovers in Paris and I Am Legend. Kim also hosted her own music talk show Kim Jung-eun's Chocolate

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Linda Park is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list TV Actors from Seoul
Star Trek: Enterprise, Raines, Women's Murder Club Linda Park is a South Korean-born American actress. She is known for her portrayal of communications officer character Hoshi Sato in the television series Star Trek: Enterprise, and for her role ...more

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Kim Min-jong is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list TV Actors from Seoul
A Gentleman's Dignity, Athena: Goddess of War, The Return of Iljimae Kim Min-jong is a South Korean actor and singer.

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Jung Woo-sung is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list TV Actors from Seoul
Athena: Goddess of War, Padam Padam... The Sound of His and Her Heartbeats, City Hunter (2010) Jung Woo-sung is a South Korean actor.

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Lee Dong-wook is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list TV Actors from Seoul
Scent of a Woman, My Girl, Wild Romance Lee Dong-wook is a South Korean actor. He is best known for his leading roles in the television dramas My Girl, La Dolce Vita, Scent of a Woman, Hotel King, and Blade Man.

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Park Yong-Ha is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list TV Actors from Seoul
Winter Sonata, A Man's Story, On Air Park Yong-ha was a Korean actor and singer. He committed suicide at the age of 32.

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Cha Seung-won is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list TV Actors from Seoul
The Greatest Love, Athena: Goddess of War, The City Hall Cha Seung-won is a South Korean actor. He began his career as an in-demand fashion model in the 1990s, before embarking on an acting career. Cha achieved stardom through the hit comedy films ...more

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Kim Hee-sun is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list TV Actors from Seoul
My Fair Lady, Faith, Smile Again Kim Hee-sun is a South Korean actress.

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Kim Ha Neul is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list TV Actors from Seoul
A Gentleman's Dignity, Stained Glass, On Air Kim Ha-neul is a South Korean actress. She made her acting debut in 1998 with Bye June, and is best known for her starring roles in the romantic comedies My Tutor Friend, Too Beautiful to Lie ...more

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Jang Dong-gun is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list TV Actors from Seoul
A Gentleman's Dignity, Medical Brothers, All About Eve Jang Dong-gun is a South Korean actor. He is best known for his leading roles in the films Friend and Taegukgi: The Brotherhood of War. Jang is one of the highest paid actors and celebrity ...more

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Jun Ji-hyun is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list TV Actors from Seoul
Happy Together, Steal My Heart Jun Ji-hyun, also known as Gianna Jun, is a South Korean actress. She is best known for her role as "The Girl" in the romantic comedy My Sassy Girl, one of the highest grossing Korean ...more

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Lee Soon-jae is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list TV Actors from Seoul
Flames of Desire, The King's Doctor, Yi San Lee Soon-jae is a South Korean actor. He has had a prolific career on the small and big screen spanning nearly six decades.

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Ha Jeong-woo is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list TV Actors from Seoul
Lovers in Prague, H.I.T Ha Jung-woo is a South Korean actor and film director. Ha studied theater at Chung-Ang University, and after several years of minor and supporting parts, he was cast in his first starring role ...more

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Gong Hyo-jin is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list TV Actors from Seoul
Master's Sun, The Greatest Love, Pasta Gong Hyo-jin is a South Korean actress. She is best known for her leading role in the film Crush and Blush, as well as for her popular television series Sang-doo! Let's Go to School, Thank You, ...more

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Lee Na-young is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list TV Actors from Seoul
The Fugitive: Plan B, Ruler of Your Own World, Did We Really Love? Lee Na-young is an award winning Korean actress and popular commercial film model. Her talent in acting has earned her numerous acting awards, most notably the Best Actress Award at the 25th ...more

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Kim Hyun-joong is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list TV Actors from Seoul
Boys Over Flowers, Playful Kiss, Inspiring Generation Kim Hyun-Joong is a South Korean entertainer, actor, and the leader and main rapper of boyband SS501. Kim is well known for his role as Yoon Ji-hoo in the 2009 Korean drama Boys Over Flowers, ...more

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James Kyson is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list TV Actors from Seoul
Heroes, WWII in HD James Kyson is a South Korean-born American actor best known for portraying the Japanese character Ando Masahashi on the NBC television series Heroes.

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Song Seung-heon is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list TV Actors from Seoul
My Princess, Autumn in My Heart, Dr. Jin Song Seung-heon is a South Korean actor. Song is noted for his roles in Korean dramas such as Autumn in My Heart, Summer Scent, and East of Eden.

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Eugene is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list TV Actors from Seoul
Save the Last Dance for Me, King of Baking, Kim Takgu Kim Yoo-jin, professionally known in English as Eugene, is a singer, actress, emcee from South Korea. She was a former member of a Korean female idol group called S.E.S., popular in the late ...more

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Sung-Hi Lee is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list TV Actors from Seoul
National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation 2 Sung Hi Lee is a Korean American model and actress. She has been featured in Playboy magazine as well as in many other magazines and some commercial advertising. She is considered to be a ...more

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Park Min-young is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list TV Actors from Seoul
City Hunter, Sungkyunkwan Scandal, I Am Sam Park Min-young is a South Korean actress. She is best known for her leading roles in the television dramas Sungkyunkwan Scandal, City Hunter, and Healer.

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Jung Kyung-ho is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list TV Actors from Seoul
Time Between Dog and Wolf, Smile, You Jung Kyung-ho is a South Korean actor. He is best known for his supporting roles in I'm Sorry, I Love You and Time Between Dog and Wolf, and his leading roles in Smile, You and Cruel City.

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Kim Jaewon is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list TV Actors from Seoul
Can You Hear My Heart, Great Inheritance, Hwang Jini Kim Jaewon is a South Korean actor. He is best known for the television dramas Romance, Can You Hear My Heart, May Queen, and Scandal: A Shocking and Wrongful Incident.

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Shin Hyun-joon is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list TV Actors from Seoul
Bridal Mask, Stairway to Heaven, Cain and Abel Shin Hyun-joon is a South Korean actor. He is best known for his roles in Barefoot Ki-bong, Stairway to Heaven and the Marrying the Mafia sequels, and as the photographer in the popular music ...more

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IU is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list TV Actors from Seoul
Dream High, Heroes, You're the Best Lee Ji-eun, better known by her stage name IU, is a South Korean singer-songwriter and actress. Her stage name is derived from the phrase "I and You", symbolizing that people can ...more

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Lee Sun Gyun is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list TV Actors from Seoul
Golden Time, The 1st Shop of Coffee Prince, Pasta Lee Sun-kyun is a South Korean actor. After beginning his career in musical theatre, for many years Lee was relegated to minor and supporting roles onscreen, only getting to play lead characters ...more

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Kim Jung-hwa is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list TV Actors from Seoul
1% of Anything, When It's At Night, Gwanggaeto Kim Jung-hwa is a South Korean actress and model who debuted in the Lee Seung-hwan music video "You And You".

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Lee Dong-gun is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list TV Actors from Seoul
Friends, Ruler of Your Own World, Lovers in Paris Lee Dong-gun is a South Korean actor and singer.

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Lee Ji-hoon is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list TV Actors from Seoul
You Are My Destiny, Hello! Miss, The King of Legend Lee Ji-hoon is a South Korean singer and actor.

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Han Eun-jung is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list TV Actors from Seoul
Full House, Cinderella Man, Gumiho: Tale of the Fox Child Han Eun-jung is a South Korean actress. She is known for The Divine Weapon, Full House and Two Guys.