2022 marks the collaboration of many famous Korean actors and actresses. Which duo will draw the most attention?
The Year of the Tiger promises to be an exciting year of Korean dramas as many popular actors are set to return to the small screen in new works. The public is also looking forward to the on-screen chemistry of new K-drama couples. The following actors have long been famous for their gifted ability to spark chemistry with their co-stars, so we’d better have our hearts prepared!
1. Yoona – Lee Jong Suk
The “double visual” duo Yoona – Lee Jong Suk are scheduled to return in tvN’s upcoming drama Big Mouth. The story follows Chang Ho (Lee Jong Suk), a lawyer struggling with a win rate of only 10%. He suddenly gets caught up in a murder case. He is called a “big mouth guy” because he is all talk and no action. Fortunately, Chang Ho still has his wife Go Mi Ho (Yoona) by his side. However, from a gentle wife, Mi Ho gradually turns into a gruff and rude woman.
2. Song Joong Ki – Shin Hyun Bin
After the resounding success of Vincenzo and Hospital Playlist in 2021, Song Joong Ki and Shin Hyun Bin will greet the viewers again this year in The Youngest Son Of Chaebol Family. The story revolves around a man’s revenge journey after being accused of corruption and tracked down by a chaebol family. However, after his death, he is suddenly reincarnated as the youngest son of this family and he then carries the desire to overthrow his own family.
3. Han So Hee – Park Hyung Sik
Han So Hee and Park Hyung Sik promise to captivate viewers with their sizzling chemistry in #Soundtrack 1. The drama is about Eun Soo (Han So Hee) and Sun Woo (Park Hyung Sik), two best friends for 20 years, who suddenly realize their feelings for each other after 2 weeks of living together.
4. Lee Sung Kyung – Kim Young Dae
Although only photos of the script reading have been released, Lee Sung Kyung and Kim Young Dae set high expectations for their chemistry in Shooting Star. The drama tells the story behind the scenes of the entertainment industry. The female lead is the prominent leader of a PR team, Han Byul (Lee Sung Kyung). At the company, her job is to help top star Gong Tae Sung (Kim Young Dae). However, Oh Han Byul always considers Gong Tae Sung her enemy. The two leads’ love-hate relationship results in many funny situations behind the scenes.
5. Song Hye Kyo – Lee Do Hyun
The Glory is one of the most anticipated Korean dramas of 2022 with the participation of A-lister Song Hye Kyo and rising actor Lee Do Hyun. The Glory revolves around Do Eun (Song Hye Kyo), who had to give up her dream because she suffered from school violence. Later, her bully got married and had a child, and she became the homeroom teacher of that child. She plans revenge with the help of Yeo Jung (Lee Do Hyun), the man who has special feelings for her.