Most richest Korean actors 10. Park Bo-gum
The 27 years old richest Korean actor debuted in 2011. playing a supporting role in the thriller film Blind. He played minor roles in the next 2 years. Park Bo-gum came into prominence in 2015 when he got a lead role in the series Reply 1988 with Hyeri. Which became the highest-rated Korean drama in 2016. Park Bo-gum also win many awards with his acting performance on the Reply 1988.
Park Bo-gum is not only a talented actor, but he is a great singer as well. He also works as an ambassador of some of the advertising brands like Cocacola, Nescafe. his estimated net worth is 6 million dollars. Dramas like Encounter and Love in The Moonlight helps Bo-gum to increase his popularity. He plays the lead role in the Record of Youth Korean drama in 2020.
The 34-year-old actor made his acting debut in the 2008 film A Frozen Flower. Song Joong-ki played similar minor roles in the next two years. His breakout role comes in 2010 when he played one of the lead roles in the historical drama Sangkyunkwan Scandal. His bromance with another actor on the show was very well executed and he got high praise because of it.
In 2013 Song Joong-ki enlisted in the mandatory military service for two years. It wasn’t until 2016 when he returned to acting. He made a comeback in the military-themed romantic Kdrama Descendants of The Sun. The Korean drama turned out to be very popular in Asia and was watched 2.5 billion times on a Chinese video platform. In 2020 Song Joong-ki plays the lead role along with female lead Kim Ji-won in Arthdal Chronicles.
Song Joong-ki advertises Lotteria fast food, Baskin Robbins, and other Korean brands. He has an estimated net worth of 14 million dollars.
Most richest Korean actors 4. Lee Min-ho
The 33-year-old actor started his career in 2003 as a teenager. When he auditioned and got minor roles in Kdramas Sharp, Nonstop 5, and Recipe of Love. His acting career came to a halt when he got into a serious accident in 2006. Which resulted in him being bedridden for several months. He made a comeback in 2007 in the series Mackerel Run. But the show was so unpopular and had low ratings. it got cut only 8 episodes.
Lee Min-ho’s popularity skyrocketed when he starred as a lead actor, in the super popular Kdrama Boys Over Flowers. His popularity continued with Korean dramas like Faith, Personnel Taste, City Hunter, and Legend of The Blue Sea. His most recent drama after his military service was The King; Eternal Monarch. It was one of the most-watched TV series on Netflix.
He advertises Bench, Ferrero Rocher Chocolates, and other brands. His estimated net worth was 15 million dollars.
Most richest Korean actors 3. Lee Jung-suk
The 30-year-old actor debuted in 2010. He played a supporting role in Prosecutor Princess which is his first Kdrama. He gained recognition when he played a supporting role in Secret Garden. Lee Jung-suk’s breakout role was in the 2013 teen drama School 2013. Where he received the best actor award.
His popularity continued with the romantic comedy Hot Young Bloods, Doctor Stranger and While Were You Sleeping. His most recent appearance was in the previous year Romance Is a Bonus Book. He’s the brand ambassador of Look and Lock in Korea, China, Taiwan, Indonesia, and Vietnam. He has a net worth of 20 million dollars.
Most richest Korean actors 1. Kim Soo-hyun
The 32 years old actor debuted in 2007 in the family sitcom Kimchi Cheese Smile. He first became prominent when he got lead roles in the dramas Will It Snow In Christmas and Giant. His fame continued hit dramas, Dream High, Moon Embracing The Sun, My Love From The Star, and The Producers.
He also appeared as a guest in most recently two record-breaking cable TV series Cras Landing On You and Hotel Del Luna in 2019. He played the lead male role in It’s Okay To Not Be Okay which gained worldwide popularity in 2020. His estimated net worth is 110 million dollars. He almost the richest as some of the most popular Hollywood actors. He is way too rich when compared to other Korean actors who are just as popular as him.
The reason is he so popular outside South Korea. To be specific. he is very popular in china. Even more popular than some of the most famous Chinese actors. His total commercial earning is a gigantic 100 billion Won. Which is equal to 84 million dollars. More than what he earns through his acting career.