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Korean actors that are expected to draw much attention in 2022, selected by experts

Experts of the acting industry picked out the actors they want to pay attention to in 2022. 

Cine 21 surveyed 62 experts leading the Korean video content industry on which actors’ activities they are paying attention to next year. Following the male and female actors who are drawing attention from experts, we will also take a look at the promising new actors.

Male/female actors who are drawing attention

1st place. Koo Kyo-hwan – Han So-hee.

Han So-hee, who succeeded in transforming into a different image through “My Name,” and “Nevertheless“, and Koo Kyo-hwan, who has shown his own charming personality from “Peninsula”, “Kingdom: Ashin of the North”, “Escape from Mogadishu”, to D.P.”, topped the list with the most support from experts.

Korean actors that are expected to draw much attention in 2022

2nd place. Lee Byung-hun and Kim Tae-ri.

In 2nd place are Lee Byung-hun, who is scheduled to release three works, “Emergency Declaration”, “Victory”, and “Concrete Utopia” in 2022, and Kim Tae-ri, who played as the captain of the movie “Space Sweepers.” Kim Tae-ri is planning to meet fans through the movie “Alien” and the drama “Twenty-five, Twenty-one” next year.

Korean actors that are expected to draw much attention in 2022

3rd place. Lee Jung Jae / Yoo Ah In – Kim Hye Su

Lee Jung-jae, who has been reborn as a global star thanks to “Squid Game,” debuted as a director through “Hunt,” and Yoo Ah-in will release three works in a row, including “The Match.” Kim Hye-soo has also finished filming “Smugglers”, which is scheduled to be released next year. The movie is directed by Ryu Seung-wan, who has worked with Kim in Netflix’s original “Juvenile Justice“.

In addition, actors such as Lim Si-wan, Park Seo-joon, Wi Ha-joon, Park Eun-bin, Jeon Jong-seo, and Lee Se-young are also on the list. 

Korean actors that are expected to draw much attention in 2022
Korean actors that are expected to draw much attention in 2022

Notable new actors

1st place. Lee Do-hyun – Jung Ho-yeon

Lee Do-hyun, who plays the main character roles in dramas “Youth of Mayand Melancholia”, and Jung Ho-yeon, who has been receiving huge love after appearing in “Squid Game”, topped the list of best new actors. In particular, audiences are paying attention to what kind of work Jung Ho-yeon, who challenged acting for the first time through “Squid Game”, will choose as her next project.

Korean actors that are expected to draw much attention in 2022

2nd place. Koo Kyo-hwan – Kim Shin-rok/Shin Si-ah

Kim Shin-rok, who received compliments for her excellent acting in “Hellbound” and Koo Kyo-hwan, ranked No.2 in the “new actor” category. In addition, actress Shin Si-ah, who has recently been cast in “Witch 2” through a competition with the 1408:1 winning rate, also tied for 2nd place.

Korean actors that are expected to draw much attention in 2022

3rd place. Tang Jun-sang – Ahn Eun-jin

Tang Jun-sang, who showed impressive acting through “Move to Heaven” and “Racket Boys”, was cast in the movie “Dog Days” and will work with many experienced actors, such as Youn Yuh-jung, Yoo Hae-jin, and Kim Seo-hyung. Meanwhile, Ahn Eun-jin, who gained huge attention after acting in “Hospital Playlist”, plays the main role in JTBC’s ongoing drama “The One and Only”.

Korean actors that are expected to draw much attention in 2022

In addition, new actors, such as Ahn Bo-hyun, Wi Ha-joon, Junho, Kim Hye-jun, Shim Dal-gi, Won Ji-an, etc., also appeared in the rankings.

Korean actors that are expected to draw much attention in 2022

Based on this list, it is not exaggerated to say there are many great actors in Korea. In particular, these new actors are drawing keen attention. K-drama fans are looking forward to more activities of young actors, who will be in charge of developing the Korean video content industry in the future.

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