10 Roles To Watch Ahead Of His Possible Marvel Debut

Park Seo-Joon is without doubt one of the latest actors reportedly added to the MCU in The Marvels. While being a big actor in South Korea, viewers within the States could solely know him for his small function in Best Picture winner, Parasite. Before it, Park already had numerous TV roles in South Korea which can be price testing previous to his MCU debut.

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His roles vary from a hopeless romantic to a small bar proprietor with a mission, and even to a part-time employee who does not have any clear life objectives. While it is unlikely that his new function could have Park doing a lot comedy, MCU followers can get an thought of his performing expertise and his charisma, that are key for any profitable MCU solid member.

10 Itaewon Class

Sae-ro-yi and Yi-sei in episode 14 of Itaewon Class

In Itaewon Class, Park Seo-Joon performs Park Sae-ro-yi, a troubled younger man who runs a bar after his launch from jail. Park’s character struggles with a tough previous, the tragedy of shedding his father, and the invention of the girl he beloved working for an organization he hates. Viewers are capable of watch Park Seo-Joon’s character develop through time jumps on the series.

At the guts of the collection, Park’s character is making an attempt to show he can do something that he places his thoughts to. Running a profitable bar and taking down the aforementioned hated company are his two essential objectives. There are additionally romantic and comedic moments all through the collection to lighten the heavier matters and themes. Having received Best Drama Series on the twenty fifth Asian Television Awards, it is a extremely praised drama identified for riveting its viewers.

9 What’s Wrong With Secretary Kim?

Park Seo-joon as jealous Young-John in Whats Wrong With Secretary Kim

What’s Wrong With Secretary Kim? tells the story of narcissistic vice-chairman Lee Young-Joon (Park Seo-Joon) who’s preventing to maintain Kim Mi-so, his secretary of 9 years, from quitting. This present follows a classic k-drama trope the place two individuals who hate one another find yourself falling in love.

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Park Seo-Joon does not play too many characters this self-absorbed, so seeing him on this present was a pleasing shock for his followers. It is lighthearted and enjoyable with critical moments sprinkled all through.

8 Fight For My Way

Park Seo-joon as Dong-man in Fight My Way kdrama

Fight For My Way follows a group of younger adults who discover themselves being the underdogs within the careers they’re pursuing. Park Seo-Joon’s character Ko Dong-man is a mixed-martial arts teacher who was once well-known for taekwondo. Essentially, the present is a couple of bunch of twenty-somethings making an attempt to determine what they will do in life.

His character is typically harsh and brash however finally finds love and happiness over the present’s 16 episodes. Throughout the collection, followers additionally see a few of Park Seo-Joon’s fighting skills which are critical to being part of the MCU.

7 Hwarang: The Poet Warrior Youth

Park Seo-joon as Moo-Myung juggling a dice

Period dramas are a massively well-liked style in South Korean leisure. It isn’t a shock that Park Seo-Joon has a task like this beneath his belt as properly. Park performs Moo-Myung, a lower-class member of society who works his manner as much as changing into a extremely revered hwarang warrior.

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The present takes place between 57 BC-AD 935, however the tales and characters are simply as relatable in the event that they have been set within the current day. Park Seo-Joon was nominated for the “Top Excellence Award, Actor” on the thirty first KBS Drama Awards for his efficiency on the collection.

6 Record Of Youth

A group photo of the cast of Record of Youth

Record Of Youth is about three adults making an attempt to make it within the vogue business. Park Seo-Joon solely has a small cameo in Record Of Youth, however followers have been completely satisfied to see him on the present.

Park has a cameo as a well-known actor on the present and befriends one of many protagonists at an award present. It is probably going one in all Park Seo-Joon’s roles that closest resembles himself as an actor. He is a extremely revered actor on the present, simply as he’s in actual life.

5 She Was Pretty

Park Seo-Joon as Ji Sung-Joon talking to someone

She Was Pretty is an lovable comedy with its core message being that there’s extra to somebody than their appears. Park Seo-Joon performs Ji Sung-Joon, an boastful however likable chief editor of a vogue journal, who unexpectedly falls for Kim Hye-Jin, a slipshod and messy girl in his workplace.

The two have a traditional “enemies to lovers” storyline that is filled with heartwarming moments and hilarious ones. Over the course of the collection, audiences get to see Park Seo-Joon’s character loosen up and permit himself to fall arduous for Kim Hye-Jin.

4 Kill Me, Heal Me

Park Seo-Joon as Oh Ri On talking to someone

Kill Me, Heal Me was a crucial and fan success in South Korea. It tackles matters resembling disassociative id dysfunction and youngster abuse. Park Seo-Joon performs Oh Ri On, a author who is set to show the secrets and techniques of celebrities, particularly these of Cha Do Hyun who developed disassociative id dysfunction.

The present balances comedy and extra critical matters. Park Seo-Joon’s efficiency was praised and received varied awards for his work on the present.

3 A Witch’s Love


Dong-ha and Ji-yeon posing together and smiling

A Witch’s Love has related themes to the sooner seasons of TV Land’s Younger, because the essential relationship is between characters with a sizeable age distinction. It is a narrative centered across the cynical Ban Ji-yeon, whose perspective led to her coworkers calling her a witch to work with. Ban Ji-yeon and Park Seo-Joon’s character Yoon Dong-ha meet and have a right away connection. Ban Ji-yeon is postpone after discovering out about her and Yoon Dong-ha’s 16 age distinction.

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Despite the ups and downs of their relationship, they finally fall in love and Park Seo-Joon completely performs a lovesick younger man. The present is outlandish and enjoyable with larger themes that the majority viewers will be capable of relate to and luxuriate in.

2 I Summon You, Gold!

A couple sitting together, looking distressed

I Summon You, Gold!, also called Pots of Gold, is a narrative a couple of girl who will get mistaken as a rich member of an elite household. She has to navigate the politics of a wealthy household whereas coming from a lower-middle-class background. Park Seo-Joon performs a youthful and extra harmless character on this collection.

His character Park Hyun-Tae is the youngest sibling of an upper-class household who’s given particular remedy by his father and older siblings. It is a change from Park’s different roles since he is not the principle love curiosity within the drama.

1 Family

Three school kids looking at something with surprised expressions

Family, also called Shut Up Family, was Park Seo-Joon’s first tv function. It is a sitcom centered round two very totally different households having to reside beneath the identical roof when the divorced mother of 1 household and the widowed father of one other fall in love.

Park Seo-Joon performs Cha Seo Joon, an lovable and dorky espresso store employee. It is a minor function, however generally these could be the characters who steal scenes. It’s an amazing present to take a look at and see the place Park Seo-Joon began out.

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