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)
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
Aired: Sep 17, 2021 – Oct 23, 2021
Aired On: Friday, Saturday
Original Network: MBC
Doctor Prisoner (Highest Rating 17.2 %)
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
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
Hot Stove League Film (Namkoong Min Won Daesang)
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
Drama: Hot Stove League
Korean Title: 스토브리그
Director: Jung Dong-Yoon
Writer: Lee Shin-Hwa
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 %)
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 %)
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
Drama: Good Manager (English title) / Chief Kim (literal title)
Revised romanization: Kimgwajang
Director: Lee Jae-Hoon, Choi Yoon-Suk
Writer: Park Jae-Bum
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 %)
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
Drama: Beautiful Gong Shim (literal title)
Revised romanization: Minyeo Gongshimi
Hangul: 미녀 공심이
Director: Baek Soo-Chan
Writer: Lee Hee-Myung
Release Date: May 14 – July 17, 2016
Runtime: Saturday & Sunday 22:00
Remember (War Of The Son) (Highest Rating 22.6 %)
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 %)
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
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
Release Date: April 1 – May 21, 2015
Runtime: Wed. & Thu. 21:55
Of all the film that Namkoong Min has starred in, which one do you like?