The 26th Busan International Film Festival (2021 BIFF) kicked off with an opening ceremony hosted by Song Joong Ki and Park So Dam on October 6. The festival is filled with only the hottest stars and will continue until October 15. During this time, over 220 films from 70 different countries will be featured.
Many actors and directors of the Korean entertainment industry hit the red carpet along with the MCs ahead of the opening ceremony. Check out the most dazzling stars below…
1. Han So Hee
Netflix‘s Nevertheless and My Name star’s look is perhaps our favorite of all!
2. Park Hee Soon and Han So Hee
The stars of the upcoming thriller series My Name were out, looking amazing as ever!
3. Song Joong Ki
Our favorite MC, actor, and consigliere Song Joong Ki looked especially handsome in a tux.
4. Yoo Ah In
As for our favorite thriller actor, it’s none other than Yoo Ah In! You can see him soon in Netflix’s Hellbound.
5. Park So Dam
The Parasite actress and MC for the event looked equally adorable, beautiful, and classy this evening!
6. Go Min Si
The director, actress, and model is best known for roles in Love Alarm, Sweet Home, and The Witch.
7. Jeon Yeo Been
Previously, she has won the “Actress of the Year Award” at the 22nd Busan International Film Festival for After My Death. You may have seen her in Vincenzo.
8. Bong Joon Ho
The beloved Oscar-winning Korean director Bong Joon Ho has made many of our favorite films, such as Parasite and Snowpiercer.
9. Kim Hye Yoon
We’re honestly obsessed with the Sky Castle and Extraordinary You actress’s dress.
10. Won Jin Ah
She’s perhaps best known for Melting Me Softly, Life, and Rain or Shine.
And, this fit is absolutely amazing.
11. Kim Gyu Ri
The Portrait of a Beauty actress stunned everyone with this sexy red dress.
12. Kwon So Hyun
The actress and singer was also a member of the girl group 4Minute.
13. Lee El
She’s known for numerous roles in both film and TV, such as Guardian: The Lonely and Great God, A Korean Odyssey, and more.
Her outfit perfectly includes a slit that shows off her tattoo!
14. Jang Dong Yoon
Very few people can make a traditional black suit look so good, but Jang Dong Yoon is certainly one of them.
The actor is best known for lead roles in The Tale of Nokdu and School 2017.
15. Kim Hyun Joo
You can see this legendary actress in Undercover and Hellbound this year.
16. The Hellbound stars together
17. Byun Yo Han
The film and TV actor appears in The Book of Fish and Voice this year.
18. Oh Yoon Ah
The model and actress can be seen in K-Drama Fly High Butterfly and film The Cursed: Again.
19. Ki Hong Lee
The Korean American actor has appeared in the Maze Runner film series and Netflix sitcom Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt among many other productions.
20. Shim Eun Woo
She is best known for hit K-Drama The World of the Married, which was also her first main role in a drama.
21. Kim Yong Ji
The model and actress looked stunning as always!
22. Uhm Ji Won
This beautiful actress stars in the 2021 film The Cursed: Again, an extended version of the 2020 drama The Cursed.
23. Park So Yi and Choi Hee Seo
Child actress Park So Yi appeared on the red carpet with her Deliver Us From Evil costar Choi Hee Seo.
24. Jo Jin Woong
The award for who had the most fun… Clearly, the ever-so iconic actor Jo Jin Woong!
25. Seo Young Hee
She’s best known for her award-winning lead role in the horror movie Bedevilled.
26. Lee Joo Young
You can see her in K-Drama The School Nurse Files or movies On the Line and Shades Of The Heart.
27. Park Hae Il and Choi Min Sik
Choi Min Sik has been in critically acclaimed films such as Oldboy. He also co-starred with Scarlett Johansson in the 2014 film Lucy.
Park Hae Il is also an award-winning actor with experience in both film and theater.
28. Bang Eun Jin
She’s known for a lot as she is an actress, director, and screenwriter, but K-Drama fans will recognize her from Crash Landing on You.
29. Ahn Bo Hyun
This versatile actor is best known for his role in Itaewon Class but is currently starring in Yumi’s Cells and soon will be seen in My Name.
30. Tang Joon Sang
Recently, he has gained recognition for roles in Move to Heaven and Crashing Landing on You.
31. Lee Seol
Less Than Evil actress Lee Seol is absolutely gorgeous!
32. Jang Hyun Sung
He has acted in numerous roles and has even served as a screenwriter for films such as the 2006 movie Romance.
33. Ahn Sung Ki
A living legend, he has been in more than 130 movies!