Hyun is ideally known as a Korean actor who doesn't age. He is one of the most successful actors in South Korea and worldwide. As K-fans may already know, Hyun Bin has long been a heartthrob with timeless pleasing looks. He has been a well-known face in the Hallyu for over a decade now. His recent drama, Crash Landing On You, marked the start of a new Korean wave in 2020.
If you haven't checked his shows, you're certainly missing out. Here are a few top listed K-Drama of Hyun Bin.
Crash Landing On You
Crash Landing On You is a story about love that transcends all barriers. Yoon Se Ri, a wealthy businesswoman or a 'Chaebol' from South Korea mistakenly crosses the border into North Korea while paragliding Son Ye Jin. Hyun Bin plays Ri Jeong Hyeok, a North Korean soldier who shields her and secures her safety till she returns home. Despite their differences, they find up falling in love along the way.
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Secret Garden is a classic forbidden love story with excellent performances and a convincing body swap premise. It also has the song 'That Man' for which Hyun Bin is best known. Our protagonist is Kim Joo-Won (Hyun Bin), the arrogant CEO of a large shopping centre. Ra Im, on the other hand, is embroiled in Joo-life Won's practically by accident as a result of a case of mistaken identification. Of course, this is all good foreshadowing, as the couple gets lost in a forest before discovering a hidden eatery called 'Secret Garden'. The magic begins, and there are some fantastic romantic and dramatic moments throughout the drama.
Memories of the Alhambra
Memories Of The Alhambra is a compelling sci-fi story with romance, intrigue, and action. This Korean drama is a rollercoaster trip. There are some incredibly gripping portions of this drama, and the tale has a Sword Art Online sense running through it. Hyun-Bin dominates his character, and the soundtrack is also fantastic. Aside from the unfortunate ending, Memories Of The Alhambra is a fun ride that you should try if you haven't already.
My Name Is Kim Sam-Soon
My Name Is Kim San-Soon is the drama that catapulted Hyun Bin to stardom in the K-drama world. Kim Sam-Soon, the protagonist, gains 7 kg after having heartbroken. Sam-Soon, 29, lives an ordinary life as a baker with a talent for pastries and cakes. The typical 'love square' involves our man Jin Hun (Hyun-Bin). This is a fun rom-com, with Hyun Bin's performance standing out. This one is worth watching just for that.
Hyde Jekyll, Me
Hyde Jekyll, Me is a Korean comedy-drama based on the webtoon of the same name. Lee Choong-Dr. ho's Jekyll is Mr. Hyde. Gu Seo-jin, played by Hyun Bin, is the CEO of the Wonder group and operates a theme park. He does, however, have a secret. He suffers from dissociative identity disorder, and when his heartbeat increases, he transforms into a different person. His heart starts to race when he meets Jung Ha-na and Han Ji-min. However, because Seo-jin inadvertently assumes the persona of Robin while with Ha-na, she begins to fall in love with Robin rather than Seo-jin, complicating the situation.
Friend, Our Legend
The show is a television adaptation of the 2001 film Friend is Friend, Our Legend. Based in the Korean city of Busan in the 1970s and 1980s, this Kdrama tells the story of four childhood friends who become part of the underworld after growing up and become rivals when they join different gangs. Hyun Bin, Kim Min-jun, Wang Ji-hye, Lee Si-eon, and Seo Do-young play friends are in lead roles.