J.WIDE Company is one of the leading actor agencies in South Korea today which also houses some of the best and most notable talents that continue to play a significant role in the Hallyu wave of K-Drama. Founded in 2011, one of its goals is to become the largest entertainment company in Korea. And with the long list of famous actors already in its roll call, we can rightly say it is one step closer to achieving this.
Here are some of the actors signed to the agency that you should know about.
The multiple award-winning actor has been one of the prominent faces in recent years. He made his acting debut in 2007 and has starred in many popular movies like “Okay Madam” and dramas like “Second 20s“, “One The Woman”, and “VIP“, earning great acclaim for his performances.
2. Oh MinSuk
Since he made his debut in 2006, the famous actor has been causing waves of excitement amongst both fans and critics alike and garnering lots of recognition for his stellar performances as well. He has starred in many hit dramas like “Kill Me, Heal Me“, “It’s Beautiful Now“, and “The King in Love“.
The famous actress has been active since 1994 and has starred in multiple dramas that earned her great commercial and critical success. The multiple award-winning actress has starred in the dramas “Athena The Goddess of War“, “Penthouse: War in Life”, and “Mother of Mine“.
The beloved actor made his debut in 2017 with the popular drama “Prison Playbook”. He is steadily making a name for himself and has starred in dramas like “Start-Up”, “Crash Landing On You”, and “Special Labour Inspector“.
5. Do SangWoo
The actor and model made his acting debut in 2011 with the drama “Cool Guys, Hot Ramen“. He gained waves of attention following his role as Choi Ho in the 2014 drama “It’s Okay That’s Love“. Since then, he starred in many projects like “Alchemy Of Souls”, “Backstreet Rookie”, and “Oasis“.
6. Lee BoYoung
The famous actress and actor have been active in the industry since 2002. She continues to garner waves of positive attention thanks to her philanthropic works and amazing dramas. Some of these include “When My Love Blooms” “Whisper“, and “Agency“.
The rising actor is steadily turning into a global heartthrob thanks to his expressive acting skills and handsome visuals. He made his acting debut with the web drama “You Make Me Dance” in 2021 and since then, he starred in many popular dramas like “Police University”, “School 2021”, “Oasis“, etc.
8. Seo Soo Hee
The rookie actress is definitely one we would be looking towards in the future as she’s so far shown her amazing acting skills. She made her debut with the drama “Juvenile Justice” released in 2021. And she has also starred in the Netflix drama “The Fabulous.
9. Lee MiDo
The famous actress made her debut with the movie “Flying Boys” released in 2014. Known for her hilarity and loveable charms, in any role, her appearance is always a welcomed one as you can tell you’re bound to have a good time with her character. She has starred in dramas like “18 Again”, “Mr. Back“, and “My Father Is Strange“.
The model-turned-actress made her acting debut with the film “My Son” released in 2007. With a filmography filled with impressive works, she has starred in dramas like “Vincenzo”, “18 Again“, and “My Sassy Girl“.
2023 marks the successful comeback of the rising actor after his mandatory military enlistment. Thanks to his roles in the dramas “Taxi Driver 2” and “Crash Course in Romance“, he’s gained the attention of many fans who compliment him for his flexible and expressive acting skills. Prior to these, he starred in dramas like “While You Were Sleeping”, “A Poem A Day”, and “Welcome 2 Life”.
12. Kim Tae Woo
The famous actor is a well-known name and face amongst K-Drama faithful, as for years, he’s been a constant face in many hit dramas. He made his debut in 1997 and some of his recent dramas include “Mr. Queen”, “Cleaning Up“, and “Bad Prosecutor”.
The rising young actress made her debut in 2020 and has gained an impressive rise in popularity thanks to her roles in many popular dramas today. She has starred in “Revenge of Others”, “Island”, and “Trolley” to name a few.
14. Choi Daniel
The multi-hyphenate star has been a global heartthrob since he made his debut in 2005. With a filmography filled with amazing works which include dramas like “Today’s Webtoon”, and “The Ghost Detective” and movies like “Unlawful Lawmen“, the famous actor continues to hold a solid place in the hearts of many, thanks to his amazing talents.
15. Cheon Ho Jin
The veteran actor is one of the prominent names in the industry and looking at his filmography filled with a plethora of hit projects, it is not surprising why. He has been active as an actor since 1983 and some of his recent dramas include “Once Again“, “Beyond Evil”, and “My Liberation Notes”.
The rookie actress rose to popularity with her role as Ha EunByeol in the drama “Penthouse: War In Life“, which also served as her drama debut. She has starred in dramas like “It’s Beautiful Now” and the movie “Transaction Complete“.
17. Lee SeHee
The rising actress made her debut in 2015 with an appearance in a music video. Amidst playing supporting roles since then, she came into the proper spotlight with the drama “Young Lady And A Gentleman“. She also starred in the popular drama “Bad Prosecutor”.
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