In the entertainment industry, people from various regions such as Seoul, Gyeonggi-do, Gangwon-do, Chungcheong-do, Gyeongsang-do, Jeolla-do and Jeju-do are gathered.
They often show off and express affection towards their hometown.
Among them, stars from Busan can be found here and there.
In particular, let’s take a look at male celebrities born in Busan, who are said to be “visual kings”.
1. Nam Joo-hyuk
Actor Nam Joo-hyuk, who is 29 years old this year, was born in Yeongdo-gu, Busan.
Nam Joo-hyuk showed his passionate acting by playing the role of Baek Yi-jin, UBS’ sports reporter, in tvN’s “Twenty-Five Twenty-One”, which recently ended in popularity.
Nam Joo-hyuk received an offer to appear in the drama “Vigilante” based on the webtoon of the same name, and is considering it positively.
2. Lee Joon-gi
Actor Lee Joon-gi was born in 1982 in Nam-gu, Busan. It is hard to believe that he is 41 years old this year.
Lee Joon-gi appeared in SBS’ popular drama “Again My Life” and drew a lot of attention with his handsome visuals.
Lee Joon-gi also provoked great cheers with the news that he is considering appearing in season 2 of tvN’s “Arthdal Chronicles”.
3. Kang Ha-neul
Kang Ha-neul, a lovely actor with a bright smile, is also from Busan.
Kang Ha-neul showed a pleasant performance by playing the main character Moo-chi in the recently released movie “The Pirates: The Last Royal Treasure”.
Kang Ha-neul will work with Lee Yoo-young in JTBC’s action suspense drama “Insider”, which is scheduled to be released in June.
4. Kang Dong-won
Actor Kang Dong-won, who is 186 cm tall and has a handsome face, was also born and raised in Busan.
Kang Dong-won will return to our side after a long time through the movie “Broker” starring Song Kang-ho, Bae Doo-na, IU and Lee Joo-young.
“Broker”, which will be released on June 8th, revolves around characters associated with baby boxes, which allow infants to be dropped off anonymously to be cared for by others.
5. Im Si-wan
Im Si-wan, who debuted under the idol group ZE:A in 2010 and is greatly loved as an actor, is also from Busan.
Im Si-wan played a prominent role in the recently ended web drama “Tracer” as Hwang Dong-joo.
In the future, Im Si-wan will continue to meet fans through the movies “Stolen Identity” and “Emergency Declaration”.
6. Gong Yoo
Actor Gong Yoo, who has numerous fans, was born and raised in Dongnae-gu, Busan.
Gong Yoo drew attention with his charismatic appearance in Netflix’s drama “The Silent Sea”, which became a hot topic around the world.
“The Silent Sea” tells the story of near-future earth devastated by the depletion of essential resources and elite members who left for a research base abandoned on the moon after receiving a special mission.
7. Simon Dominic
Busan is also home to rapper Simon Dominic, who boasts excellent rapping and sensuous fashion sense.
Simon Dominic serves as the emotional anchor of AOMG, which includes Gray, Loco, Code Kunst, Woo Won-jae, Jung Chan-sung and Punchnello.
Besides being a singer, Simon Dominic has also been active in various entertainment programs.