Chemistry between leads is crucial in K-Dramas.
Korean dramas have gained immense popularity worldwide thanks to their engaging storylines, impeccable character development, and unforgettable on-screen moments. The chemistry between actors is crucial for making love scenes believable, and there are a few Korean actors who have mastered the art of the “kiss scene.” As per netizens’ votes and discussions, here are four male actors who stand out as the “Kiss Scene Masters.”
1. Ji Chang Wook
The charismatic Ji Chang Wook has been in the industry for over a decade and has been a part of numerous hit dramas. Fans and netizens alike have often praised his ability to create intense chemistry with his co-stars. His on-screen kisses, whether in Healer with Park Min Young or Suspicious Partner with Nam Ji Hyun, have always been the talk of the town.
It’s not just about the lip-lock — Chang Wook ensures that the emotions behind the kiss, be it passion, longing, or pure love, are conveyed seamlessly to the audience.
2. Park Seo Joon
Park Seo Joon, with his dashing looks and remarkable acting skills, has been dubbed one of the best kissers in the industry. His on-screen romances, especially the ones in What’s Wrong with Secretary Kim? with Park Min Young and Fight for My Way with Kim Ji Won, have left fans swooning.
Netizens often note how Seo Joon’s kisses don’t feel forced or awkward; they feel genuine and heartfelt. His natural ability to portray love and affection makes the scenes memorable and endearing.
3. Seo In Guk
Seo In Guk, the winner of the first season of Superstar K, transitioned from singing to acting and has since left an indelible mark with his performances. His chemistry with Jung So Min in The Smile Has Left Your Eyes was palpable, and their intense kiss scenes left viewers in awe.
In Guk’s approach to kiss scenes is gentle yet passionate, making viewers feel the depth and intensity of his character’s emotions. His sincere portrayal of love has earned him a spot on this esteemed list.
4. Gong Yoo
Last but certainly not least, Gong Yoo is often considered the OG “Kiss Scene Master.” His iconic with Yoon Eun Hye in Coffee Prince is still remembered by many as one of the best K-Drama kisses of all time.
And who can forget his passionate scenes with Kim Go Eun in Goblin? Gong Yoo’s ability to make every kiss feel like the first time, filled with raw emotion and ardor, is unparalleled.
His years of experience, combined with his genuine acting skills, make him a favorite among fans and netizens.