With Hallyu royalty Hyun Bin's most popular role thus far as Captain Ri Jeong-hyeok in the blockbuster Netflix show Crash Landing On You, one is easily intrigued by the characters he performed through the years. And why not? Besides being one of the highest-paid Korean actors of his generation, this versatile talent has a varied repertoire from rom-com to fantasy, action and a lot more. While we are still waiting for the release of his upcoming movies Bargaining and Confidential Assignment 2: International, we round-up some of his shows that you can watch, or rewatch.
1. Worlds Within
Are you curious how Hyun Bin's past real-life romance with Fendi’s first-ever Korean global ambassador Song Hye-kyo (Descendants of the Sun; Full House) started? Check out Worlds Within (also known as The World That They Live In), a 2008 television series that centres on the personal and professional lives of those working in the fast-paced and challenging world of broadcasting. The realistic portrayal of Joo Joon-young (Song Hye-kyo) and Jung Ji-oh (Hyun Bin)—the two TV directors in the series—will keep you glued to your seats and their unmistakable chemistry on- and off-cam will definitely make you swoon.