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Successful with his on-air comebackdrama, actor Joo Won’s acting skills are certainly unquestionable. The actor, born in 1987, has always played his part in every play he played. One of the dramas that made his name was the drama Good Doctor.
Not only in the drama Good Doctor, several other dramas were also able to get high ratings until it won several bergensi awards such as the Grand Prize Awards. Here are 5 popular Korean dramas successfully played by talented actor Joo Won.
My Sassy Girl (2017)
My Sassy Girl is a remakeof the popular film of the same name that premiered in 2001. Unlike the film, the play takes place over a period of time during the Joseon Dynasty.
The drama she plays with actress Oh Yeon Seo tells the story of the love story of a cold-hearted man named Gyun Woo (Joo Won), with Hyeomyung’s Daughter (Oh Yeon Seo) often making trouble.
The romantic-comedy drama was also Joo Won’s last before his conscription in 2018.
Yong Pal (2015)
In this drama Joo Won is paired with beautiful actress Kim Tae Hee. Taking on the theme of the medical world, the drama tells the story of surgeon Kim Tae Hyun (Joo Won) who secretly commits illegal practices to anyone and puts up a high price.
He used the name Yong Pal as his pseudonym in the world of illegal practice. This he did to meet his sister’s medical expenses. One day, Tae Hyun is assigned to oversee the development of Han Yeo Jin (Kim Tae Hee) a single heir who is in a coma for nearly 3 years.
Who would have thought Tae Hyun’s life would start to change once Yeo Jin wakes up. Thanks to the acting and chemistry intertwined between the two, Joo Won and Kim Tae Hee won the “Best Couple Award” at the 2015 SBS Drama Awards. Not only that, he also won 3 other awards, one of which was the Grand Prize Award or Daesang.
Naeil’s Cantabile (2014)
In the play, Joo Won plays the role of a very arrogant piano major student and also the son of a world-renowned pianist. Despite his incredible musical talents, Yoo Jin (Joo Won) also has a fear of rising to the top due to childhood trauma.
Because of his fear, he was unable to travel to Europe to learn to be conductive as he had dreamed. One day, he meets Nae-Il who turns out to be a neighbor of his apartment.
The second encounter makes Nae Il (Shim Eun Kyung) fall in love at first sight. Nae Il, who is childish and always cheerful, begins to follow Yoo Jin wherever he goes. In this drama, Joo Won won the Popularity Actor Awards.
Good Doctor (2013)
Good Doctor became a highly rated drama at the time Lifting the theme of the medical world with the lead actor being an autistic Savant doctor, the play adapted from the American series of the same name.
Good Doctor tells the story of resident Park Shi On (Joo Won) who has savant autism, but is a genius. She is struggling to become a pediatric surgeon and works on a children’s ward at the hospital.
Despite initially receiving poor treatment from other medics, Shi On managed to prove his abilities. During his residency, Shi On meets Cha Yoon Seo’s doctor (Moon Chae Won) who always helps and treats Shi On like a normal human being.
The high ratings and popularity of the drama led Joo Won and Moon Chae Won to the Best Couple Awards.
7th Grade Civil Servant (2013)
The drama, which aired in 2013, tells the story of love and friendship struck between nis’s new agents. Since childhood Han Gil Ro (Joo Won) aspires to be a secret agent after watching a James Bond movie.
His goals were achieved. Han Gil Ro managed to become an NIS agent. In carrying out his duties as an agent, Gil Ro meets Kim Seo Won (Choi Kang Hee) and falls in love.
That’s five of the best successful dramas starring Joo Won. From the list above, which one have you watched?