September 25 marks the ‘Crash Landing on You’ star’s birthday; Tatler highlights the luxury timepieces the Omega brand ambassador wears
K-drama star Hyun Bin’s choice of luxury watches reflects his understated yet elegant style. From Omega to Chopard, here are some of the models seen on the Confidential Assignment 2 actor’s wrist, on screen and in life.
Chopard Alpine Eagle (2019)
The Chopard Alpine Eagle watch worn by Hyun Bin in the hit Korean series Crash Landing on You has a 41mm dial inspired by the eye of an eagle. The timepiece is made of a special Lucent Steel A223 material that is scratch-resistant and antiallergenic, making it gentle on the skin. The self-winding Chopard 01.12-C mechanical movement is made in-house, and the watch has a 60-hour power reserve and a COSC-certified chronometer.
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Omega Speedmaster ’57 Co-axial Master Chronometer
Hyun Bin, who was the first Korean star to become Omega’s global brand ambassador, wears the Swiss brand's latest release, the Omega Speedmaster ’57, which pays homage to the original timepiece debuted in 1957. The 40.5mm model worn by the actor is made of stainless steel and has a black dial. The coaxial master chronometer 9906 powers it and a tan leather strap wraps it around the wrist. (Reference: 322.214.171.124.01.001)
Omega Seamaster Diver 300 Chronograph
The bronze gold chronograph has a 41mm dial, making sure its presence is felt on the wrist. The model worn by the Korean star has a brown ceramic bezel ring with diving scales made of vintage super-luminova, and the bronze dial has hands that are coloured with PVD bronze gold. It is run by a co-axial master chronometer calibre 8912. The watch is water-resistant down to 300m. (Reference: 126.96.36.199.10.001)