Almost in every Korean drama, women are portrayed as passive beings. They are depicted as weak characters who always ask for help, such as Kim Go Eun (Ji Eun Tak) in ‘Goblin’ or Shin Se Kyung (Yoon So Ah) in ‘The Bride of the Water God’. Unlike the usual Korean drama’s female characters, these four women managed to attract attention by playing roles of active women with super powers. Who are they?
1. Park Bo Young (Do Bong Soon)
Park Bo Young plays the character Do Bong Soon in ‘Strong Woman Do Dong Soon’. Since the beginning of the drama, Park Bo Young (Do Bong Soon) has attracted much attention. How come? Park Bo Young (Do Bong Soon) is a petite girl with an unmatched power. She could lifts a car and even stop a running bus. In addition to her small body, her cute speaking style is also a highlight. Who would have thought that the cute Park Bo Young (Do Bong Soon) could make thugs feel overwhelmed?
2. Shin Min Ah (Gu Mi Ho)
In ‘My Girlfriend is a Gu Mi Ho’, Shin Min Ah plays as Gu Mi Ho or a nine-tailed dragon. Shin Min Ah (Gu Mi Ho) saves Cha Dae Woong (played by Lee Seung Gi) with healthful gems. In addition, Shin Min Ah (Gu Mi Ho) can also fly, which made her accepted to play in a movie together with her idol Cha Dae Woong. Shin Min Ah (Gu Mi Ho) strives to become a full human. Though the process of becoming a full human is difficult, Shin Min Ah (Gu Mi Ho) remains cheerful.
3. Jun Ji Hyun (Shim Cheong)
Jun Ji Hyun, who plays as Sim Cheong in ‘The Legend of the Blue Sea’ may also be a figure that keeps your attention focused on her. In this drama, Jun Ji Hyun acts as a mermaid who is accidentally stranded in the mainland. Jun Ji Hyun (Sim Cheong) does not only has the ability to eliminate memories, great strength, and intelligence, but she also has sincerity and a good heart. Her sincerity and great love for Heo Joon Jae (played by Lee Min Ho) brought Heo Joon Jae, who previously worked as a con-artist, to the right path. In addition, her fun and childish behavior and fun are also other uniqueness of her that makes many viewers fall in love with her character.
4. Shin Se Kyung (Oh Cho Rim)
Shin Se Kyung attracted a lot of netizens’ attention when she played Oh Cho Rim in ‘The Girl Who Sees Smells’. As narrated in this drama, Shin Se Kyung is a woman who has the special ability to see the forms of scents directly. Shin Se Kyung’s special ability is used to help police peel away crimes that have not been revealed, especially in the case of her family members’ murder. Since being aired on local television channels, Oh Cho Rim’s character attracted the attention of many people.