Korean celebrities all had different paths when it came to achieving their goals, as some had to grow up in poverty. Some were fortunate enough to grow up in wealthy families, such as these 10 actors.
1. Lee Yi Kyung
Lee Yi Kyung’s father was the CEO of LG Innotek, which is a large South Korean aerospace manufacture and defense company.
2. Park Hyung Sik
Park Hyung Sik’s father is a board member in BMW Korea, which is one of the top positions.
3. Lee Min Jung
Lee Min Jung’s father is the CEO of a large advertising company in South Korea.
4. Phillip Lee
Phillip Lee’s father is the chairman of STG Inc.
5. Super Junior’s Siwon
Choi Siwon’s family not only owns the Hyundai Department Store Chain, but his father is also the CEO of Boryung Medicine.
6. Jung Il Woo
Jung Il Woo’s father was the director of a Kendo Academy, while his mother was a professor at the Korean National University of Cultural Heritage.
7. Honey Lee
Honey Lee’s father was a high-ranking official with the NIS, while her mother was a professor at Ewha Womans University.
8. Yoon Tae Young
Yoon Tae Young’s father was once the vice president of Samsung Electronics.
9. Girls’ Generation’s Sooyoung
Choi Sooyoung’s grandfather is the owner of a large architectural company.
10. Lee Seo Jin
Lee Seo Jin’s grandfather is the former CEO of Seoul Bank.