A photo album of “ajumma actresses,” as the older Korean actresses have been affectionately dubbed, is blowing fans away.
While these beautiful actresses stand closer to 40 than 30 years old, their beautiful looks have not faded. With the flowering of their prime in the 1990s to 2000s, they still reign supreme now, tackling dozens of projects in recent years in film, television, and more.
Meet the beautiful ajumma actresses that netizens have fallen head over heels for:
Oh Yoon Ah (born 1980)
She began her career as a race queen and went on to win the 2000 Cyber Race Queen Contest. She made her way to television after taking a role as an entertainment reporter and has become a household name as an actress ever since. Most recently she has starred in MBC’s Angry Mom.
Kim Hee Sun (born 1977)
This popular actress has a colorful resume indeed stretching back into her prime in the 1990s. Along with these appearances of course came various awards and even more nominations as well. Recent works of hers include Angry Mom, Wonderful Days, Faith, and Smile Again.
Chae Jung Ahn (born 1977)
This singer and actress wows fans with her beauty as well as acting talents. She too has starred in works going back to the 1990s. Her most recent work has been the psychological hit thriller Yongpal. Additionally, in the earlier stages of her career she was a singer, having released three albums in the early 2000s.
Song Yoon Ah (born 1973)
With humble beginnings as a student, she was introduced to a modeling agency and later made appearances in magazine advertisements and television shows. After her marriage and childbirth in 2009 and 2010 respectively, she went on hiatus and became a lecturer for four years. She made her comeback in 2014 with Mama and Assembly in 2015.
Yeom Jung Ah (born 1972)
She has been featured in a variety of films and television series and has won many awards from these appearances. This star has many titles of “Best Actress” under her belt, truly claiming her position in the entertainment industry.
Ko So Young (born 1972)
The actress quickly established herself as a leading star in her generation with her various melodramtic appearances. She is now happily married to top earning actor and endorser Jang Dong Gun.
Park Joo Mi (born 1972)
She bounced around various parts of the industry thoughout her career, starting in modeling and moving to television acting. After a hiatus away from the spotlight to take care of her family, she returned with various drama projects.
Lee Young Ae (born 1971)
This popular actress made her rise to fame through her role in the extended historical drama Dae Jang Geum. This series gained her global recognition as a household name and now is known also for her continued acts of kindness for charitable causes.
Oh Yeon Soo (born 1971)
This actress also has an impressive list of series behind her name, going back from her early days in the 1990s. Her most recent works have been Tazza: The Hidden Card and Triangle. She also has proven her prowess as an actress through many “Best Actress” awards in her earlier days.
Kim Sung Ryung (born 1967)
With her gorgeous looks now, it stands no question that she was even more beautfiful in her younger days. She started out as a Miss Korea winner and moved onto entertainment reporting. Her final moves were into film and television acting with her most recent works this year being starring on Running Man and Queen’s Flower.
Koreaboo has collected reactions from Netizens who commented on the original article from our Korean source. The below comments are the most popular comments at the time of this article being published.
- I want to age like them
- How is this even possible
- They look so young
- Wow Daebak
- This is blowing my mind right now
- How is this physically possible they don’t look a day over 20