Who are top highest paid Korean actors in 2017? Korea is an enormous industry when it come to television shows and films or dramas. Extraordinarily skilled Korean entertainers, and furthermore Korean on-screen characters, have bolstered media outlets in the country. Honestly, this industry has conveyed a segment of the best entertainers in the Korea. Here is the list ‘highest paid’ once-over of top paid on-screen characters in 2017.
Top 10 highest paid Korean actors
10. Ji Chang Wook
He is a South Korean actor who is particularly noticeable through all the country. He got fame after playing the lead role in in daily drama series “Smile Again”. Furthermore, he is one the most attractive performing specialists in the country. Wook has worked in several drama serial including Empress Ki, Warrior Dong-soo, and Healer. For each scene, he charges $42,000. Ji Chang Wook, who is 29 years old, born in Anyang, South Korea and he is 182 cm tall.
9. Song Joong KI
He is a South Korean on-screen character who has rose to fame through historical drama Sungkyunkwan Scandal. He has worked in many other shows and feature films. Song Joong KI charges $50,300 per scene. He was born on September 19, 1985. Tune Joong KI is 175 cm tall.
8. Lee Jong Suk
Lee Jong Suk is the youngest model of the Seoul Fashion Week. He has played the lead roles in Doctor Stranger, School 2013, Pinocchio and I Can Hear Your Voice. Lee charges $50,300 for each scene. Born on September 14, 1989 (age 27) at Suwon, South Korea, Lee is 182cm tall.
7. Yoo Ah In
He is a South Korean performing actor who rose to fame through Sungkyunkwan Scandal – a well known Television series of action in Korea. Furthermore, Yoo Ah In is a champion, he is among the most attractive entertainers in Korea. He is best known for his roles in Secret Love, Punch, The Throne, Six Flying Dragons, and Veteran. Yoo Ah In charges $58,700 per scene. He was born on October 6, 1986 (age 29) at Daegu, South Korea. He is 178 cm tall.
6. Lee Min Ho
He is likewise a model and vocalist. Lee Min Ho gained widespread fame in Korea with his role in Boys over Flowers, which had won him a couple of awards. Also, Lee Min Ho won the Best New Actor Award in Televisions. He also noted for his leading roles in City Hunter, The Heirs, and Personal Faith. Lee starred in his first leading role in film with Gangnam Blues (2015), followed by his first China-produced film Bounty Hunters (2016). He charges $58,700 for each scene. Born on June 22, 1987 (age 29) in Heukseok, South Korea, he is 187 cm tall.
5. Lee Seung GI
Lee Seung GI is a singer, actor, host and entertainer. He’s among the most searched on-screen character in Korea. He is notable for numerous hit songs such as “Because You’re My Woman”, “Will You Marry Me”, and “Return”. And, Lee Seung GI charges $58,700 per scene. Lee Seung GI was born on January 13, 1987 (age 29) at Banghak-Dong, South Korea. He is 180 cm tall.
4. So Ji Sub
He is an acclaimed Korean performing actor, who is best known for his roles in various Television series like; Cain And Abel, Oh My Venus, Master’s Sun, and I’m Sorry. So Ji Sub charges $67,100 per scene. So Ji Sub was born on November 4, 1977 (age 39) at Seoul, South Korea. He is 185 cm tall.
3. Jo In Sung
He is a South Korean actor who has played leading roles in various Television series, like; That Winter, What Happened in Bali, It’s Okay, and the Wind Blows. He charges $67,100 per scene. Jo in Sung was born at Cheonho-dong, South Korea on July 28, 1981 (age 35). He is 184 cm tall.
2. Hyun Bin
He is an eminent South Korean actor who has known for his roles in various Korean Television Dramas. Hyun Bin has played leaing roles in various TV shows including Secret Garden, Sam-Soon, and My Name is Kim that gave him much reputation. He charges $83,900 per scene. Bin was born at Jamsil-dong, South Korea on September 25, 1982 (age 34). He is 180 cm tall.
1. Kim Soo Hyun
Finally, at top place amongst the highest paid Korean actors is Kim Soo Hyun. Best known for his roles in the dramas like; Dream High, Moon Embracing the Sun, My Love from the Star and The Producers. He also appeared in feature movies like; The Thieves and Secretly, Greatly.
Kim was included in Forbes Korea Power Celebrity list at 4th in 2013, 2nd in 2015 and 5th in 2016. He charges $83,900 per scene, subsequently make him the highest paid on-screen character in Korea. The success of his television dramas throughout Asia established him as a top Hallyu star. He is 177cm tall.