Namkoong Min Film. Actor who made his acting debut in 2001 in a drama as a supporting character born on March 12th, 1978. When he starred in the drama The Girl Who Sees Smells, this actor, director, and scriptwriter gained a lot of attention. Many viewers recognize his strong charisma in his role as a serial killer psychopath. He won the Special Actor (miniseries) award for his performance in the drama. Light My Fire, Namkoong Min’s short film, was written and directed by him as well.

He’s one of those actors who, in the blink of an eye, can transform his warm smile into a threat.

8 Best Namkoong Min Film

The Veil 2021 (recent Namkoong Min Film)

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Synopsis Drama The Veil

The Korean drama The Veil tells the story of an intelligence agent seeking vengeance on the traitor who revealed his identity.

Namkoong Min plays Han Ji Hyuk in this drama. An elite field agent who has an impeccable record and is skilled at completing missions. However, while allegedly defeating a syndicate group, Han Ji Hyuk lost his memory and disappeared for a year. Then he makes the bold decision to rejoin the organization to find the traitor who dropped his name.

Do not trust anyone. Don’t Ever“, is one of The Best Quotes From the Drama The Veil.

Drama The Veil Cast

Namkoong Min as Han Ji Hyuk

Park Ha Sun as Seo Soo Yeon

Kim Ji Eun as Yoo Je Yi

Details The Veil

Korean Title: 검은 태양

English Title: The Veil

Also Known As The Black Sun , Black Sun , Geomeuntaeyang , Geomeun Taeyang , 검은태양

Director: Kim Sung Yong

Screenwriter: Park Seok Ho

Genres: Action, Mystery, Crime, Drama

Country: South Korea

Episodes: 12

Aired: Sep 17, 2021 – Oct 23, 2021

Aired On: Friday, Saturday

Original Network: MBC

Doctor Prisoner (Highest Rating 17.2 %)

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Synopsis Drama Doctor Prisoner

The Korean drama series “Doctor Prisoner” tells of an ace doctor at the university hospital’s emergency treatment center. A skilled professional who treats his patients with dedication and without discrimination. However, his medical clearance was suspended due to a medical malpractice incident that arose when the hospital board director caused a commotion. He later earned a certificate as a medical internist and applied for work in the prison. where the plan is to come to terms with all the big problems there—business tycoons, celebrities caught on drugs, sports stars guilty of gambling—and to win over allies. With the ultimate goal of taking revenge against the hospital that overthrew him. To do so, he would get rid of the prison’s existing chief physician and claim the place for himself.

Doctor Prisoner Cast

Namkoong Min as Na Yi-je

Kwon Nara as Han So-geum

Details Doctor Prisoner

Title: Doctor Prisoner

Alternative Title:닥터

Number of Episodes: 40

Genre: Thriller, Suspense, Law, Mystery, Medical, Drama, Crime

Showtimes: March 20, 2019 – May 23, 2019

Director: Hwang In Hyuk

Author: Park Kye Ok

Rating: 15+ Teens 15 or older

Channel: KBS2

Hot Stove League Film (Namkoong Min Won Daesang)

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This drama elevated the acting career of a Chung-Ang University mechanical engineering major even further with each passing episode. Drama Hot Stove League took home the top honors at the 2020 SBS Drama Awards, earning the title of Grand Prize winner (Daesang).

Synopsis Drama Hot Stove League

Baek Seung-Soo (Namkoong Min) is the newly appointed general manager of a professional baseball dream team, Dream. This team is ranked bottom in the league. On the other hand, Lee Se-Young (Park Eun-Bin) is the team’s operations manager. She has so much love for Dream and she never gives up on the team.

Drama Hot Stove League Cast

Namkoong Min as Baek Seung Soo

Park Eun Bin as Lee Se Young

Details Drama

Drama: Hot Stove League

Korean Title: 스토브리그

Director: Jung Dong-Yoon

Writer: Lee Shin-Hwa

Network: SBS

Episodes: 16

Release Date: December 13, 2019 – February 14, 2020

Runtime: Friday & Saturday 22:00

You can watch Hot Stove League on Netflix

Falsify (Highest Rating 13.8 %)

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Synopsis Drama Falsify

Reporters Han Moo-Young (Namkoong Min) and Lee Seok-Min (Yu Jun-Sang) and Prosecutor Kwon So-Ra (Uhm Ji-Won) struggle to unveil the truth that was falsified.

Cast Drama Falsify

Namkoong Min as Han Moo Young

Yu Jun-Sang as Lee Seok Min

Uhm Ji Won as Kwon So Ra

Detail Drama Falsify

Title: 조작 / Falsify

Chinese Title: 操作

Also known as Fabrication / Manipulation

Genre: Legal, Thriller, Political

Episodes: 32 (35 minutes/episode)

Broadcast network: SBS

Broadcast period: 2017-July-24 to 2017-Sep-12

Air Time: Monday & Tuesday 22:00

Good Manager (Highest Rating 19.2 %)

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Namkoong Min returns as the main protagonist in the successful comedy-drama Good Manager (2017). He was praised for his “perfect mix of character creation and acting” which contributed to the drama’s success.

Synopsis Drama Good Manager

This Korean drama Chief Kim tells the story of a man named Kim Sung Ryong. Which is played by Namkoong Min who has the principle of helping weak people and always uses his logic to get things done. On the other hand, Kim Sung Ryong works as a secretary in a gang, but trouble occurs and he is forced to work in a South Korean accounting department called TQ. There he struggles to save the nearly bankrupt TQ Company. By fighting corruption and irrationality in the company.

Drama Good Manager Cast

Namkoong Min as Kim Sung Ryong

Nam Sang Mi as Yoon Ha Kyung

Details Drama

Drama: Good Manager (English title) / Chief Kim (literal title)

Revised romanization: Kimgwajang

Hangul: 김과장

Director: Lee Jae-Hoon, Choi Yoon-Suk

Writer: Park Jae-Bum

Network: KBS2

Episodes: 20

Release Date: January 25 – March 30, 2017

Runtime: Weds. & Thurs. 22:00

You can watch Good Manager on Netflix

Beautiful Gong Shim (Highest Rating 17.2 %)

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Synopsis Drama Beautiful Gong Shim

A love story of two sisters and two men. The older sister has everything, including a beautiful appearance, and the younger sister only has a warm heart. One of the men lives on a rooftop apartment and the other man comes from a wealthy family.

Main Cast Drama Beautiful Gong Shim

Namkoong Min as Ahn Dan Tae

Bang Min Ah as Gong Shim

Details Drama

Drama: Beautiful Gong Shim (literal title)

Revised romanization: Minyeo Gongshimi

Hangul: 미녀 공심이

Director: Baek Soo-Chan

Writer: Lee Hee-Myung

Network: SBS

Episodes: 20

Release Date: May 14 – July 17, 2016

Runtime: Saturday & Sunday 22:00

Remember (War Of The Son) (Highest Rating 22.6 %)

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In the legal thriller, the drama Remember War of the Son (2015) he received many positive responses for his brutal and brutal portrayal of his role. Many viewers said, “his acting beats the protagonist”. He revealed that the psychopathic character was like torture for him. This drama led Namkoong Min to become an Excellent Actor (mini-series) at the 2016 (5th) APAN Star Awards.

Synopsis Drama Remember (War Of The Son)

Remember is a thriller drama based around the main character who has a special condition called hyperthymesia, which allows him to remember almost every day in perfect detail. He is a lawyer fighting to save his father from being wrongfully executed for murder. He uses his condition to his advantage, but the odds seem firmly stacked against him when he develops Alzheimer’s.

Main Cast Drama Remember (War of The Son)

Yoo Seung Ho as Seo Jin Woo

Park Min Young as Lee In A

Namkoong Min as Nam Gyu Man

A Girl Who Sees Smells (Highest Rating 11.4 %)

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Plays the character of a chef named Kwon Jae Hee as well as a cold-blooded killer who has always been sought for his whereabouts since three years ago. Kwon Jae Hee is a psychopath. However, he has a strategy to play the criminal.

Thanks to his psychopathic acting in this drama, he won the Special Actor (mini-series) award at the 2015 SBS Drama Award. This drama is Namkoong Min’s stepping stone for the next dramas.

Synopsis Drama A Girl Who Sees Smells

3 years ago, a man lost his younger sister in the “Bar Code” murder case. Since then he has lost his senses. A girl miraculously survived the “Bar code” murder case. Since then, she has lost her memory but also has gained the ability to see smells.

Main Cast Drama A Girl Who Sees Smells

Park Yoo Chun as Choi Moo Gak

Shin Se Kyung as Choi Eun Sul /Oh Cho Rim

Cast Drama A Girl Who Sees Smells

Namkoong Min as Kwon Jae Hee

Details Drama

Drama: A Girl Who Sees Smells (English title) / The Girl Who Sees Smells

Revised romanization: Naemsaereul Boneun Sonyeo

Hangul: 냄새를 보는 소녀

Director: Baek Soo-Chan

Writer: Man Chwi (original comic), Lee Hee-Myung

Network: SBS

Episodes: 16

Release Date: April 1 – May 21, 2015

Runtime: Wed. & Thu. 21:55


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