Park Seo Joon is known as the king of romantic comedy, and he has proven himself time and time again to deserve this title. Park Seo Joon is like a chameleon. it can adapt to any character and bring it to life perfectly. His boundless charisma, sense of humor and compelling visuals make him one of the most talented South Korean actors in the industry.
Here are some of his dramas to watch while waiting for his Hollywood debut in the Marvel film series.
Itaewon Class (2020)
In one of the most successful series, Park Seo Joon takes on the role of Sae Ro Yi Park, who was expelled from school after punching a bully who also kills his father in a car accident, Jang Geun-won, the son of Jangga Group founder. He is then sent to prison. When he was in prison, the woman he loved, Oh Soo-ah, was offered a scholarship by Jang Dae Hee, founder of Jangga Group.
Oh Soo-ah later became the head of strategic planning for Jangga Group. When Park Seo-Joon was released from prison, he opened a bar, but he failed to run the business well. He meets Oh Soo-ah and learns of her work in the Jangga group.
What’s Wrong With Secretary Kim (2018)
The series revolves around the story of Park Seo-Joon, vice president of a large corporation, and his secretary. Min Young Park. The secretary decides to resign from her position because she can’t bear to see the vice-president with other women. The undeniable love between the two even makes the series more beautiful and romantic to watch. The Vice President does everything in his power to prevent him from stepping down from his post. A love story has been unfolding for nine years while working together.
Hwarang: Youth Warrior Poet (2016-2017)
This historical drama remains a favorite among Seo Joon fans as it led to the start of the Team Wooga. In this drama, Seo Joon plays the role of Moo-myung. A man of low birth who joins a elite group of young men called Hwarang. The Hwarangs. The queen created this group to protect the crown prince, but in the end, the young men bond out of passion, friendship, love, and a desire to protect the kingdom of Silla.
Fight for My Way (2017)
In this slice of life drama, Seo Joon teams up with the surprisingly the talented Kim Jiwon . He plays the role of a young man ( Ko Dong-Man)struggling to follow and achieve his dream of becoming a martial arts champion. As he fights for his dreams, he also realizes he’s in love with his childhood friend. Choi Ae-ra and also fights for her heart.
Kill Me, Heal Me (2015)
Park Seo-joon plays the role of Oh Ri On, Oh Ri Jin’s brother. The story of a successive heir who struggles with dissociative identity disorder. He is secretly aided by a first-year psychiatry resident, Oh Ri Jin. His brother is a writer determined to uncover the secrets of the heir’s family. He begins to follow his sister to find out more about the successful heir’s life.
She Was Pretty (2015)
Based on a true story, Park Seo Joon stars as Ji Sung-joon, deputy editor at The Most Magazine’s publishing office, and Kim Hye-Jin, his childhood friend. Park Seo Joon was once a chubby young boy with low self-esteem, while Kim Hye-Jin came from a wealthy and distinguished family that later went bankrupt. The girl faced difficulties and lost the beauty she had.
The two decide to meet after a long time. Kim Hye-Jin, afraid of disappointing the young man, sends her friend to meet her childhood friend instead. Unfortunately, she also gets a job at the publishing office where Park Seo Joon is the deputy editor. He doesn’t recognize her and ends up abusing her and calling her clumsy at their workplace. Watch the sensational story of the two in the amazing series.
There you have it, our list of the best Park Seo-Joon k-dramas of all time!
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