4 most impressive athlete characters in Korean dramas (ft. Kim Tae-ri, Lee Sung-kyung, etc.)
These are the 4 athlete characters that left the greatest impressions on the viewers of K-dramas.
If you love the image of a sporty, energetic, and talented girl, you would probably have to watch these dramas below. These 4 female characters are athletes and they are not only beautiful but also hard-working and always live for their dreams.
1. Sung Mi-soo (Birdie Buddy)
The main character Sung Mi-soo in “Birdie Buddy” was played by actress-singer UEE. Inspired by the life story of the legendary golfer Pak Se-ri, “Birdie Buddy” tells about the poor girl Sung Mi-soo and her journey to become the No.1 golf player in the world. Despite encountering many challenges, Sung Mi-soo finally succeeds and becomes the new “queen” in the world of professional golf thanks to her determined efforts and supports from people around her.
2. Seol Ha-na (To The Beautiful You)
Seol Ha-na of “To The Beautiful You” portrayed by Kim Ji-won once became a hot topic in 2012. Ha-na is a gymnast who was born into a wealthy family and has a beautiful appearance. Despite her arrogant personality, Ha-na is loved by many audiences because she is really hard-working and talented.
3. Kim Bok-joo (Weightlifting Fairy Kim Bok-joo)
“Weightlifting Fairy Kim Bok-joo” is one of the most popular dramas in 2016. This drama not only depicts the world of young athletes but also tells youthful love stories. The main character Kim Bok-joo (Lee Sung-kyung) was inspired by Jang Mi-ran, the famous Olympic gold-medalist. Looking at Kim Bok-joo, you will see this lovely and pure girl can turn into an enthusiastic and passionate weightlifting athlete during practices and competitions.
4. Na Hee-do (Twenty-five Twenty-one)
“Twenty-five Twenty-one” Na Hee-do (Kim Tae-ri) is an athlete character that has recently drawn keen attention on the small screen. Na Hee-do is a friendly, free-spirited, and considerate girl. Fencing is Na Hee-do’s lifetime goal and it pushes her to work harder and achieve her dream.