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‘Moon Lovers: Scarlet Heart Ryeo’ Actor Lee Joon Gi Better Than A Goryeo Prince or Modern Boy?

by Karen Lydelle Linaja / Sep 22, 2016 06:41 AM EDT
Lee Joon Gi

Many fans are conversing about Lee Joon Gi's appearance as a Goryeo prince and a modern Korean man.

Recently, actor-singer Lee Joon Gi posted two photos in his official Instagram account. The two contrasting photos made his fans argue about which look suits him well. Is it either the Modern era look or the Goryeo era look. Some fans said that the modern era look suits the actor because it shows his casual, flower boy look. On the other hand, some fans like his "Goryeo prince" look because Lee's over all appearance suits the aura of a Goryeo prince in the Goryeo dynasty.

Lee Joon-gi or Lee Jun-ki is one of the most popular actors in South Korea. He was known as kkotminam or flower boy idol. Lee's acting career started when he played the role of Gong-gil in the drama "The King and the Clown". Many producers are impressed by his acting skills so he appeared in several Korean TV dramas like Time Between Dog and Wolf, Arang and the Magistrate, IIjimae, and Joseon Gunman. Currently, Lee is the lead role in the ongoing historical Korean drama entitled "Moon Lovers: Scarlet Heart Ryeo".

Moon Lovers: Scarlet Heart Ryeo has already attained lots of attention due to its star-studded cast and interesting storyline. Lee Joon Gi plays the role of the 4th Prince Wang So. He amazed the fans with his outstanding acting and convincing role as a fierce and hard-headed prince from the Goryeo era.

The story of Moon Lovers: Scarlet Heart Ryeo is about a girl named Hae Soo (IU) who travelled back in time at the Goryeo dynasty where she met the Wang Famil'y princes. The 4th Prince Wang So is a struggled soul with a dark past and killed many people but everything changes as he falls in love with Hae Soo.

The 35-year old actor showed off both his casual modern look versus his royal attire goryeo prince look on his Instagram account. Many fans are already excited for the next episode of Scarlet Heart: Ryeo. Hence, they are also anticipating the romance between Prince Wang So and IU.

Furthermore, the South Korean actor has already made his stepping stone to Hollywood because Lee will be appearing in the popular movie "Resident Evil" which will be premiered on theaters worldwide next year.


Modern Era Look Of Lee Joon Gi
(Photo : Lee Joon-Gi Official Instagram post) Modern Era Look Of Lee Joon Gi
Goryeo Prince Look
(Photo : Lee Joon Gi Official Instagram Post) Goryeo Prince Look

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