South Korean drama also known as K-drama has achieved a great impact all over the world in recent years. Korean movies have started to reach great heights worldwide now, people are considering watching Korean Dramas and Movies as they have a very different approach to the story. The romantic stories of every K-dramas are very successful in creating a fantasy world for everyone who wants to live in a fairy-tale dream for that moment, yes that is exactly what it feels like. Not only Korean television series has mastered the romantic genre, but also action, thriller, and crime are some of the prominent and favorite genre types of fans worldwide.
People are now looking forward to the release of new Korean shows.
Here is a list of the top 10 highest-paid Korean actors of all times.
10) Ji Chang Wook
He became a renowned artist after his lead role in the drama daily Smile Again. The 32-year-old star charges around $42,000 for every episode.
9)Song Joong KI
South Korean onscreen character Song Joong Ki appeared in a bunch of feature films and sows before getting his big break in the historical drama Sungkyunkwan Scandal. He charges around $50,300 for every scene.
8)Lee Jong Suk
He has been a lead role cast member in shows and films such as Doctor Stranger, School 2013, Pinocchio, and I Can Hear Your Voice. He is the youngest model of the Seoul Fashion Week. The actor charges $50,300 for every scene.
7)Yoo Ah In
He is one of the most attractive entertainers in South Korea. The artist was a part of the very famous Korean series Sungkyunkwan Scandal. The 32-year-old actor Yoo Ah In charges $58,700 per scene.
6) Lee Min Ho
Lee starred in his first lead film in 2015 titled Gangnam Blues, since then he has never looked back and appeared in many shows like City Hunter, The Heirs, and Personal Faith. He rose to fame with his role in Boys over Flowers and also, he has won many awards for the same. He charges a whopping $58,700 for each scene.
5) Lee Seung GI
The 32-year-old actor is also a singer, entertainer, and host. He has appeared in shows and movies like “Because You’re My Woman”, “Will You Marry Me”, and “Return” for which he is known today. Lee Seung GI charges $58,700 per scene.
4) So Ji Sub
The 42-year-old extremely handsome looking man has appeared on Television series like; Cain and Abel, Oh My Venus, Master’s Sun, and I’m sorry. He charges around $67,100 per scene.
3) Jo In Sung
Played the lead character in many television shows like That Winter, What Happened in Bali, It’s Okay, and the Wind Blows, he has secured his position as the third highest charging actor. The 38-year-old charges $67,100 per scene.
2) Hyun Bin
His reputation came from shows like Secret Garden, Sam-Soon, and My Name is Kim. The actor is very celebrated in South Korea and charges $83,900 per scene.
1)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 was also a prominent part of feature films like The Thieves and Secretly, Greatly. Kim Soo Hyun charges $83,900 per scene.