Korean Netizens Rank Their Top 10 Most Popular “Penthouse” Characters

Almost 10,000 netizens voted — do you agree with their choices?

With the third and final season of The Penthouse: War in Life due to draw to a close next month, everyone has firm opinions about which characters are the best to watch on screen. Now, in a recent poll, almost 10,000 Korean netizens cast their vote for the most popular characters of all—here are their picks. NOTE: May contain spoilers for the first two seasons of Penthouse!

10. Lee Kyu Jin

Beom Tae Gyu‘s character Lee Kyu Jin is a successful lawyer and “mommy’s boy” from a long line of legal professionals, later becoming an assemblyman in season two of “Penthouse.” He received 0.15% of the votes, ranking 10th overall.

Beom Tae Gyu as Lee Kyu Jin

9. Joo Seok Kyung

Han Ji Hyun‘s character Joo Seok Kyung is the daughter of Joo Dan Tae and Shim Su Ryeon, known for her cunning and selfish scheming ways. She received 0.19% of the votes, ranking 9th overall.

Han Ji Hyun as Joo Seok Kyung | SBS

8. Joo Seok Hoon

Kim Young Dae‘s character Joo Seok Hoon is the son of Joo Dan Tae and Shim Su Ryeon, contrasting his sister with his calm and mature personality. He received 0.25% of the votes, ranking 8th overall.

Kim Young Dae as Joo Seok Hoon | SBS

7. Bae Ro Na

Kim Hyun Soo‘s character Bae Ro Na is the daughter of Oh Yoon Hee and Ha Yoon Cheol, who found herself clashing with her wealthier peers at Cheong Ah Arts School. She received 0.39% of the votes, ranking 7th overall.

Kim Hyun Soo as Bae Ro Na | SBS

6. Joo Dan Tae

Uhm Ki Joon‘s character Joo Dan Tae is the main antagonist of “Penthouse,” a ruthless real estate tycoon whose drive for riches comes with a cruel and callous personality. He received 1.68% of the votes, ranking 6th overall.

Uhm Ki Joon as Joo Dan Tae | SBS

5. Cheon Seo Jin

Kim So Yeon‘s character Cheon Seo Jin is the wealthy, arrogant, and cunning soprano singer with ambitions of wealth and pride that will let nothing stand in her way. She received 6.39% of the votes, ranking 5th overall.

Kim So Yeon as Cheon Seo Jin | SBS

4. Ha Yoon Cheol

Yoon Jong Hoon‘s character Ha Yoon Cheol is the chief surgeon who prizes power above all else and finds himself embroiled in a love triangle between Cheon Seo Jin and Oh Yoon Hee. He received 6.65% of the votes, ranking 4th overall.

Yoon Jong Hoon as Ha Yoon Cheol

3. Shim Su Ryeon

Lee Ji Ah‘s character Shim Su Ryeon is Joo Dan Tae’s former wife, the dignified woman with a tragic past who is crushed in season one upon learning her long-lost daughter, Min Seol Ah, was murdered. She received 10.77% of the votes, ranking 3rd overall. Lee Ji Ah also played lookalike Na Ae Gyo in season two.

Lee Ji Ah as Shim Su Ryeon | SBS

2. Oh Yoon Hee

Eugene‘s character Oh Yoon Hee is Cheon Seo Jin’s childhood rival, a humble and hardworking mother who will do anything for her daughter’s success despite her lack of money. She received 29.50% of the votes, ranking 2nd overall

Eugene as Oh Yoon Hee | SBS

1. Logan Lee

And first place goes to Park Eun Seok‘s character Logan Lee, a Korean-American businessman and Min Seol Ah’s adoptive brother. He received 43.75% of the votes. Park Eun Seok also played Gu Ho Dong, a gym teacher in disguise, in season one.

Park Eun Seok as Logan Lee | SBS

Source: Exciting DC