The cast of Shining Inheritance: Where are they now?
Where has the time gone? This year marks the 6-year anniversary of the series that surpassed the mega hit Boys Over Flowers in ratings. The SBS melodrama Shining Inheritance broke hearts all over the world and mended them in 2009.
Let's see what the main cast has been up to since the incredible K-drama wrapped.
1. Go Eun Sang (actress Han Hyo Joo)
Han became South Korea's sweetheart and an A-list actress. She put a number of moving productions under her belt. The young starlet has landed leading roles in K-dramas like Dong Yi and the films Always and Heaven's Postman. She sang and appeared in a few music videos, including "I Love You" and "Hide and Seek".
Her latest musical film C'est Si Bon was released in theaters on February 5.
2. Sun Woo Hwan (actor Lee Seung Gi)
Besides being Yoona's beloved beau, Lee continued to carve out quite an impressive career for himself since 2009. The singer, actor, and MC raked in 5 dramas, a movie, around 10 music videos, a truckload of endorsement deals, and so much more. His movie Today's Love, co-starring fellow Shining Inheritance cast member Moon Chae Won, hit theaters last month.
3. Yoo Seung Mi (actress Moon Chae Won)
You can catch Moon's comedic acting in the movie Today's Love. Since the series ended, she starred in a few K-dramas, movies, and one short film entitled Awaiting. Watch her on DramaFever in the following gems: Good Doctor, It's Okay, Daddy's Girl, Nice Guy, Take Care Of The Young Lady, and War of the Arrows.
4. Park Jun Se (actor Bae Soo Bin)
The handsome Bae has played in 9 K-dramas, 11 movies, 2 music videos, and 2 plays since 2009. You know him best in 49 Days, After the Banquet, Dong Yi, Girlfriends, KARA:Secret Love, Temptation of an Angel, and The Greatest Marriage. His brand new SBS series My Heart Twinkle Twinkle started airing last month.
5. Baek Sung Hee (actress Kim Mi Sook)
Kim has appeared in around 10 K-dramas in six years. The respected actress's notable ones are A Good Day for The Wind to Blow, City Hunter, The Golden Empire, and Queen Insoo. Her most recent series was SBS's Glorious Day.
6. Eun Sung's friend, Lee Hye Ri (actress Min Young Won)
Eun Sung's best friend hasn't landed any leading roles in the past six years, but she is a reliable supporting actress. Min acted in a few K-dramas since 2009. You might have seen her in Prosecutor Princess, City Hunter, I Need A Fairy, and My Daughter Seo Young.
7. Eun Soo's brother Go Eun Woo (actor Yun Joon Suk)
Our little Eun Woo is 19 years old now! He continued acting in several dramas, specials, and a movie called Boy. The most surprising career move he made was singing. Yun was featured on the song "Only Love" from the Cheer Up, Mr. Kim! original soundtrack. You can see him in Shark and Answer Me 1994 here on DramaFever. Last month, he wrapped filming on the MBC daily series Make a Wish.
8. Jang Sook Ja (actress Ban Hyo Jung)
Miss Ban has added almost 20 more K-dramas to her resume since the series ended its successful run in July 2009. The living legend, who debuted in the 1964 film entitled Rice, continues to play the elder to be respected in dramas like Brain, Romance Town, and Rooftop Prince. Her most recent role was in Rosy Lovers.
9. Eun Sang's father, Go Pyung Joong (actor Jun In Taek)
Veteran actor Jun, who started his career in the 1988 MBC series Queen Inhyeon, appeared in a few K-dramas in the six year time span. His most notable productions are Dandelion Family, My Love From Another Star and Come! Jang Bo Ri.
Are there any additional cast members you would add to this list? If you want to enjoy these actors working together, watch Shining Inheritance now!
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