10 Korean Actors Who Grew Up In Wealthy Families

Despite growing up in these conditions, they still worked hard to achieve their goals.

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.