Korean Dramas Starring So Ji Sub

So Ji Sub was born on November 4th, 1977. He is a famous star in South Korea. His family consists of both parents and one sister. So Ji Sub has won a medal in swimming competition. So Ji Sub debuted in 1995 by modeling on clothing company ‘STORM’. And just two years later he made his debut in a TV drama. His breakthrough role was in 2004 when he played in the KBS drama, “Sorry, I Love You”.

Oh My Venus

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Oh My Venus is a South Korean TV series aired on KBS2 channel. It frst aired in 2015 and starring romantic comedy queen Shin Min AH and handsome actor So Ji Sub. Kim Young Ho (So Ji Sub) is a personal trainer for Hollywood stars. Although he was born from a wealthy family, he suffered a devastating injury to his childhood. Then as he grew older, he was able to overcome problems with patience and strong determination. Kang Joo Eun (Shin Min Ah) is a 33-year-old lawyer. She struggled to support her family. While still in school Kang Joo Eun is a beautiful figure and liked by many men, but because of the pressure and trials in life she turned into a fat and unattractive woman. Her lover, Im Woo Sik (Jung Gyu Woon) left him. The story of Kim Young Ho and Kang Joo Eun starts when Joo Eun hires Young Ho to make her beautiful by giving her physical training and diet tips.


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For those who want to see So Ji Sub appear prime as a police officer, this drama is recommended. Phantom first aired in 2012 on the SBS channel and consists of 20 episodes. Kim Woo Hyun (So Ji Sub) is the only child of a high-ranking police officer. Woo Hyun also entered the police academy and became the first rank. He later worked as a detective in the cyber investigation division. Woo Hyun works to reveal the hidden secrets of the cyber world. Kim Woo Hyun leads a cyber investigation and works to get rid of illegal international gambling websites. South Korea, China, and Hongkong are working together to capture the people involved in the website. Meanwhile, actress Shin Hyo Jung (Esom) was hit by a sex scandal. Shin Hyo Jung also wrote the message, “I want to die” on her twitter account and committed suicide. Kim Woo Hyun and Yoo Kang Mi (Lee Yeon Hee) follow in the footsteps of Hades and reach the apartment of the actress whose laptop is hijacked by Hades.

Road No. 1

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The drama revolves around the Korean War around the 50s (also in commemoration of the 60th anniversary of the Korean war). Road No.1 is a drama about the military cadets who must participate in the sudden erupting war, and must fight to survive with their enemies. The title of Road no.1 comes from the name of national road No.1 which was used as the main street in 1950 during the Korean War rupture. This road extends from North to Seoul and from South to Pyeongyang. In the drama, this path is also a symbol that means the hero meets the troops he defeated and fought for victory. In addition to Kim Ha Neul, the drama also stars Seo Ji Sub, Choi Min Soo, and Yoon Gye Sang.

I’m Sorry, I Love You

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Not always looking handsome and dazzling, there are times when So Ji Sub looks different from others. In the drama ‘I’m Sorry, I Love You’ he looks more rugged and disarrayed. The drama was produced in 2004 and starred So Ji Sub, Im Soo Jung, Jung Kyung Ho, and Seo Ji Young. It tells the story of Cha Moo Hyuk (So Ji Sub) who is a mafia who turned into a business manager and plans to take revenge on the mother who left him. After he was escorted by his biological mother, Moo Hyuk was adopted by an Australian family at the age of 2 years. But he escaped because of the rough treatment of both parents. Then he starts earning a living, being a street thug or even a drug dealer. Moo Hyuk insists to meet his biological mother and die in his native land, Korea. He later learned that her mother had left him out of poverty, becoming a top star. He has a twin brother who is also a top star. To avenge his mother, Moo Hyuk volunteers working on his twin brother’s Choi Yun (Jung Kyung Ho) company as a manager. He then fell in love with the coordinator of the program named Song Eun Chae (Im Soo Jung).