Take a look at the below list of Top 10 Highest Paid Korean Actors in 2016 and 2017. Nowadays entertainment is one of the important activities in every person`s life in the world. For this purpose different film and drama industries are working throughout the world. These industries are like a hub for the artists and deliver their art and performance to the world. There is a large number of beautiful Korean artists and performer in the industries and everyone plays a certain role or multi roles to give input to the university.
Korea has also vast industry, including film industry and drama industry. Korean industries have versatile, talented and handsome actors, beautiful Korean actresses and other artists. Yet there are a large number of actors in the industry, but among these actors, the top 10 successful actors can be listed as follows:
List of Top 10 Highest Paid Korean Actors in 2016
10. Ji Chang Wook:
Ji Chang Wook is a South Korean actor. He is very famous throughout Korea, but he got recognition of his work after a leading role in the daily drama serial Smile again. He is also one of the most handsome Korean actors also. His successful drama serials are Warrior Baek Dong-soo, Empress Ki and Healer. He charges $42,000 per episode and is the 10th highest paid Korean actor.
9. Song Joong Ki:
Song Joong Ki is a South Korean actor and host. He got acclamation and fame from the famous drama serial Sungkyunkwan Scandal. He also hosted different shows. His famous and successful movies are A Werewolf Boy and Descendent of the Sun. He charges $50,300 per episode and is the 9th highest paid Korean actor.
8. Lee Jong Suk:
Lee Jong Suk is a South Korean actor and model. He is well known to be youngest model ever of the Seoul Collection program for Seoul Fashion Week. He started his acting career from short film Sympathy. He is best known for his leading role in School 2013, Doctor Stranger, I Can Hear Your Voice, Pinocchio. Lee charges $50,300 per episode and ranks the 8th highest paid Korean actor.
7. Yoo Ah In:
Yoo Ah In is a South Korean actor. He rose to fame in television series Sungkyunkwan Scandal. He is also one of the most handsome Korean actors. He is best known for his role in Punch, Secret Love Affair, Veteran, The Throne and Six Flying Dragons. He charges $58,700 per episode and is the 7th highest paid Korean actor.
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6. Lee Seung Gi:
Lee Seung Gi is a South Korean actor, singer, master of ceremonies and an entertainer. He is one of the most search male stars in the 20s, known for his upright, positive image and as a symbol of success. He has also sung famous songs such as Because You`re My Woman, Will You Marry Me, and Return. He charges $58,700 per episode and is the 6th highest paid Korean actor.
5. Lee Min Ho:
Lee Min Ho is a South Korean actor, singer and model. Lee first gained huge fame with Boys Over Flowers, for which he won several awards. He won Best New Actor award in the category of television at the Baeksang Arts Awards and also a Seoul international Drama Award. His famous dramas are The Heirs, City Hunter, Personal Faith. He also one leading role in the famous movie Gangnam Blues. He charges $58,700 per episode and is the 5th highest paid Korean actor.
4. So Ji Sub:
So Ji Sub is a South Korean actor. After making his entertainment debut as a jeans model, he became best known for his leading roles in the television series I`m Sorry, I Love You, Cain and Abel, Master`s Sun and Oh My Venus. But he got true fame after the drama Master`s Sun. So Ji Sub charges $67,100 per episode and is the 4th highest paid Korean actor.
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3. Jo In Sung:
Jo In Sung is a South Korean actor. He is well known for his tremendous role in the television series What Happened in Bali, That Winter, the Wind Blows, It`s Okay That`s Love and many other. Jo is a versatile and famous actor. He charges $67,100 per episode and is the 3rd highest paid Korean actor.
2. Hyun Bin:
Hyun Bin is a South Korean actor. He is best known for his leading role in television dramas My Name Is Kim Sam-soon and Secret Garden for which he got much fame and popularity. Hyun charges $83,900 per episode and is the 2nd highest paid Korean actor.
1. Kim Soo Hyun:
Kim Soo Hyun is a well known South Korean actor, he is both a film and drama actor. He is well known and famous for his role in the television dramas Dream High, My Love from the Star, The Producers and Moon Embracing The Sun. His top successful movies are The Thieves, Secretly, Greatly. He charges $83,900 per episode and is the most highest paid Korean actor of 2016-2017.
These actors are famous and are idols for Korean and also in other states as well. These actors are providing entertainment to the audience and receiving huge fame and appreciation. Also getting money and counts them in richest actors as well.