A number of Korean artists have siblings who are involved in acting. However, not many know that they are related by blood. Who are the brothers and sisters who exist in Korean dramas?
Korean drama fans must have known one of them. However, this brother and sister pair shines with their respective works. Some couples even inherit acting talent from their parents.
Here are 5 pairs of brothers and sisters that exist in Korean dramas:
Lee Yu Bi and Lee Da In
Lee Yu Bi and Lee Da In are following in the footsteps of their mother Kyun Mi Ri, a senior actress in the Korean entertainment industry. The brother and sister pair are two years apart, in which Lee Yu Bi is older than her sister Lee Da In.
The older brother is known for his roles in the Korean dramas Pinocchio, A Poem a Day, and Joseon Exorcist. This year, Lee Yu Bi will be starring in the Korean drama Yumi’s Cells with Kim Go Eun.
Meanwhile, Lee Da In has become increasingly known since her relationship with Lee Seung Gi was revealed by Dispatch. He is known for his roles in the Korean drama Hwarang, Doctor Prisoner, and Alice.
Kim Tae Hee and Lee Wan
Kim Tae Hee played a role in spreading Hallyu when he starred in the Korean drama Stairway to Heaven in 2003. However, not many know that his younger brother Lee Wan also appeared in the Korean drama.
The younger brother initially chose to hide his identity as Kim Tae Hee’s younger brother. Born with the name Kim Hyung Soo, he chose the stage name Lee Wan. He starred in a number of Korean drama titles in the early 2000s, but has been on hiatus for a long time.
Kim Tae Hee himself is known as one of the most beautiful women in South Korea. The wife of Rain’s soloist made the audience emotional when acting in the Korean drama Hi Bye Mama.
Jang Nara and Jang Sung Won
Jang Nara is a famous Korean actress who is known for her roles in a number of Korean dramas, such as School 2013 and Fated to Love You. Recently, he was paired with CNBLUE’s Yonghwa in the Korean drama Sell Your Haunted House.
Not many know that Jang Nara has a younger brother named Jang Sung Won. The two are the children of theater actor Joo Ho Sung, who is five years apart. Jang Sung Won himself is known for his roles in the Korean dramas Men are Men and Dark Hole.
Kim Yoo Jung and Kim Yeon Jung
The name Kim Yoo Jung must be familiar to Korean drama fans. She started her career as a child actress and is synonymous with her roles in the Korean dramas Moon Embracing the Sun and Backstreet Rookie.
His older brother Kim Yeon Jung started following in his younger brother’s footsteps and entered the world of acting in 2016. He was first a supporting actor in the film Train to Busan until he became the main actor in the web drama Secret Crushes: Special Edition.
Gong Myung and Doyoung NCT
Gong Myung is a member of South Korea’s first actor group 5urprise. This 1994-born actor began to be widely known when he starred in the Korean drama The Bride of Habaek and Be Melodramatic. Most recently, he will star in Lovers of the Red Sky.
While Doyoung first started his career as a K-Pop idol. Fans have been looking forward to his acting debut knowing that his older brother Gong Myung is an actor.
Until finally, this year, NCT’s Doyoung made his acting debut through the web drama Cafe Midnight Season 3: The Curious Talker. This pair of brothers and sisters, who are two years apart, recently met in the W Korea photo shoot.