19 Korean Actors That Are Super Hot in Hanboks

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Last time, we wrote about actresses that look especially beautiful in hanboks (traditional Korean clothing). Well, we couldn’t leave out the hot male actors! Hanboks are not the easiest garments to pull off and sageuk hair can be even more difficult. Let’s take some time to appreciate our favorite actors who can pull it off effortlessly. Here’s our list of actors that are true hanbok hotties. Who is the hottest of them all? Share your favorites in the comments below!

Lee Min Ho

Lee Min Ho

Lee Min Ho is really handsome in anything, and especially so in a hanbok. The actor was a sizzling bodyguard in “The Great Doctor” (also known as “Faith”). Who would like to see him in more sageuk dramas?

Kim Soo Hyun

Kim Soo Hyun

This actor looks dashing and regal in a hanbok. Kim Soo Hyun has donned hanboks in “The Moon Embracing the Sun” and briefly in “My Love From the Stars.”

Lee Joon Gi

Lee Joon Gi

Lee Joon Gi truly shines in historical dramas. Of course, he’s great in pretty much every genre, but sageuk dramas are his forte. The actor has been in “Iljimae,” “Arang and the Magistrate, “Gunman in Joseon,” “Scholar Who Walks the Night,”and is currently in “Scarlet Heart: Goryeo.” He has also been in the film “The King and the Clown.”

Jang Hyuk

Jang Hyuk

Another actor that comes to mind as a sageuk natural is Jang Hyuk. He looks great in a hanbok, and perhaps even better when he bares some skin. You can watch him in a variety of sageuk roles in “Slave Hunters,” “A Tree With Deep Roots,” “Shine or Go Crazy,” and “The Merchant: Gaekju 2015.”

Jung Il Woo

Jung Il Woo

Jung Il Woo pulls off a variety of different hanbok looks from rugged to chic. The actor has starred in “Return of Iljimae” also known as “Moon River,” “The Moon Embracing the Sun,” and “The Night Watchman.” Which of his looks do you prefer the most?

Yeo Jin Goo

Yeo Jin Goo

The young actor already has a number of dramas in which he wore hanboks. “The Reputable Man,” “Ja Myung Go,” “Warrior Baek Dong Soo,” and “Orange Marmalade” are some examples.

Song Joong Ki

Song Joong Ki

Sungkyunkwan Scandal” is such a treasure. It featured many attractive characters in hanboks! Song Joong Ki has also impressed viewers with his acting in “A Tree With Deep Roots.”

Yoo Ah In

Yoo Ah In

Yoo Ah In was another flower boy wearing a hanbok in “Sungkyunkwan Scandal.” However, he’s also been in “Strongest Chil Woo,” “Jang Ok Jeong, Lives in Love,” and “Six Flying Dragons.”

Song Jae Rim

Song Jae Rim

The model-turned-actor had perfect sageuk hair in “The Moon Embracing the Sun.” When he left it down, it looked rugged and manly. At the same time, he also had his hair up at times which gave him a different but equally attractive effect.

Im Siwan

Im Siwan

Im Siwan is another stud from the hit drama “The Moon Embracing the Sun.” However, he also wore a hanbok for a scene in the sitcom “Standby.”

Seo Kang Joon

Seo Kang Joon

The rising actor proved he can look just as good in a hanbok in the historical drama “Splendid Politics.” Here’s to hoping for more sageuks from him!

Lee Seung Gi

Lee Seung Gi

Lee Seung Gi portrayed an adorable rascal character in “Gu Family Book.” He also transformed in the drama due to his character being half gumiho.

Yoo Yeon Seok

Yoo Yeon Seok

The actor also starred in “Gu Family Book” as well as the movie “The Royal Tailor.” Can’t wait to see him in more leading roles!

Lee Sang Yoon

Lee Sang Yoon

Lee Sang Yoon has acted in “The Duo” and “Jung Yi, the Goddess of Fire.” He was especially cute in the latter alongside Moon Geun Young.

Yoo Seung Ho

Yoo Seung Ho

Having started his acting career as a child, Yoo Seung Ho has been in multiple historical dramas. “The Great Queen Seon Deok,” “Warrior Baek Dong Soo,” and “Arang and the Magistrate” are among his works.

Ji Chang Wook

Ji Chang Wook

Ji Chang Wook was the other handsome half of “Warrior Baek Dong Soo.” He has also tried different kinds of traditional clothing in dramas like “Empress Ki.”

Lee Hyun Woo

Lee Hyun Woo

Lee Hyun Woo also appeared in “The Great Queen Seon Deok” with Yoo Seung Ho. He has since acted in “Gye Baek” and more recently in “The Scholar Who Walks the Night.”

Kim Jae Joong

Jaejoong

Jaejoong was a hanbok hottie in “Dr. Jin,” where he wore a variety of hanbok styles that all suited him.

Song Seung Heon

Song Seung Heon

Song Seung Heon was also dapper in hanboks in “Dr. Jin.” For his upcoming drama “Saimdang, the Herstory,” he will be acting alongside hanbok beauty Lee Young Ae.

Which actor do you find to be the hottest in a hanbok?