‘The Veli’ star Nam Goong Min will be coming back to the TV with not one but three upcoming k-dramas. The actor is all set to make his comeback with the upcoming law k-drama ‘One Thousand Won Lawyer’ in the second half of 2022. With Nam Goong Min back in news, fans have been looking up an actor’s career and net worth. Signed with 935 Entertainment, the actor has been working as a director and screenwriter too and has made quite a name for himself in the industry. Making his acting debut in the year 2001 with the film “Bungee Jumping of Their Own”, Nam Goong Min has been winning awards since the start.
Having majored in Mechanical Engineering, the actor went on to work at the Korea Army Training Center as a social service agent. Being in the industry for over two decades, Goong Min played a bunch of supporting roles. He got his first main role in the 2003 k-drama ‘Rose Fence’. But it wasn’t until a few more years that the actor got the recognition he deserved. Having k-dramas like ‘The Girl Who Sees Scents’, ‘Beautiful Gong Shim’, ‘Good Manager’, and ‘Hot Stove League’ to his name, Nam Goong Min has come a long way.
A Look At Different Roles Played By Nam Goong Min Till Now!
Currently, in his 40s, Nam Goong Min has done a lot of roles and proved that he’s one of the finest actors out there. Playing the role of Kim Sung Ryong in the k-drama ‘Good Manager, Nam Goong Min brought out the worst in his enemies. And dealt with his best hands as the most unexpected twists came his way. Another k-drama ‘Hot Stove League became the first k-drama that got Nam Goong Min his first grand prize at the Baeksang Awards. Playing the manager whom everyone hates but is best at his job, the actor became the favorite of every sports fan out there.
Appearing in the recent k-drama ‘The Veil’, Nam Goong Min went on to top all the ranking charts. Surpassing other actors like Kim Seon Ho and Hyun Bin, he became the most popular actor in 2021. Playing the role of a National Intelligence Service agent who’s on the lookout for a traitor, Nam Goong Min absolutely killed the role.
What Is The Net Worth of Nam Goong Min?
Estimating the net worth of Nam Goong Min, it falls around $5 million. According to the sources, the actor gets paid around $100,000 to $1 million per k-drama. Along with acting, the actor is also known to have a huge influence over fans. The actor has been a part of several brand endorsement deals including a Russian snack brand. And a cryptocurrency trading app. It was reported that all the products featured in the episodes of the Goong Min’s k-drama ‘Chief Kim’ were sold out soon after the episode was released. The actor also owns a beautiful apartment in Seoul while he has also bought houses for his parents and younger sibling in previous years.
Nam Goong Min’s Future Plans: More About The Actor’s Upcoming K-dramas
The actor has a lot of law k-dramas coming his way. Nam Goong Min is all set to star in the upcoming k-drama ‘One Thousand Won Lawyer’. The story follows a troublemaker lawyer who is extremely skilled but charges 1000 won as his attorney’s fee. The actor will be starring alongside Kim Ji Eun and Lee Deok Hwa. ‘One Thousand Won Lawyer’ will be premiering after September 2022. The actor will also be joining the cast of the 2023 upcoming k-drama ‘Sacred Divorce’.
Based on the webtoon of the same name, the story will be following 45-year-old divorce lawyer Shin Sung Han. The lawyer deals with different family and their problems. The JTBC k-drama will be coming to the TV screens in 2023. The casting for the show is still going on. Nam Goong Min is also in talks to return with the second season of the k-drama Doctor Prisoner’.