12 Most Followed Korean Actresses on Instagram

12 Most Followed Korean Actresses on Instagram

Every fan knows that the best way to keep up with their favorite actors and idols is to follow them on social media. Instagram allows the fans to bond with their stars and also get the latest news on their projects and collaboration. We also get to see glimpses of their normal life away from the glitz and glam as they hang out with their cute pets , travel destinations and much more.

Here are the 12 most followed Korean actresses; let us know which insta-aesthetic you have fallen for!

Kim Ji-soo (65.4M)


Jisoo of Blackpink is not a stranger to any Blink  (Blackpink’s fandom name). She is a member of the undeniably famous girl group, a model, and an actress. Her acting debut was in the 2021 television series Snowdrop playing the role of a first-year student at the department of English and Literature at Hosu Women’s University. In 2019, she made a guest appearance in part 2 of the Arthdal Chronicles: The Sky Turning Inside Out, Rising Land. 

IU (28.1M)


Lee Ji-eun, known by her stage name IU to her fan base, is an actress and singer. Her voice is effortlessly beautiful, and she has built a formidable presence in the music industry with consistent top-charting albums.

Her debut in acting was as the lead actress in the 2011 drama series Dream High. She has since been cast as a lead in various movies and drama series, including Bel Ami (2013), The Producers (2015), Persona (2019), and Hotel De Luna, among others. Her success in both kpop and Kdrama has gathered a considerable following making her one of the most followed actresses on Instagram.

Jung Ho-Yeon (22.6M)


With only one significant role to her name, Ho-yeon became an overnight sensation after her role in the 2021 Netflix hit Kdrama series Squid Game. The show’s worldwide popularity gained her many local and international followers. She is also a model and a regular member of the supermodels’ variety show Devil’s Runaway. 

Bae Suzy (18M)


Suzy continues to live up to her alias, “Nation’s first love,” which earned her acting debut in the movie Architecture 101 (2012). She continues to gather impressive local and international followers eager to rain hearts on the small glimpses of her life through selfies and snapshots of the behind-the-scenes for her various projects on Instagram.

She is best known for her role in Dream High (2011), Gu Family Book (2013), While You Were Sleeping (2017), Anna (2022), Vagabond (2019), Startup (2020), and more. 

Lee Sung-kyoung (14.5M)


Lee Sung-kyoung arguably captured hearts and a sizeable following for her exceptional performances playing the role of Kim Bok Joo in Weightlifting Fairy Kim Bok Joo (2016), Cha Eun-jae in Dr. Romantic 2 (2020), Kang Yi Sol in Flowers of the Queen (2015), and Jo Ji-Hye in the movie Miss and Mrs. Cops (2019) for which she has won various awards. She is also a singer and a model. 

Park Soo-young /Joy (14.4M)


Famously known by her stage name Joy, alias Red Velvet’s Joy on Instagram, Soo-young is an actress and singer of the girl group Red Velvet. She made her acting debut as the lead in the music series The Liar and His Lover (2017).

She also starred in Tempted (2018), Once Upon a Small Town (2022), and The one and Only (2021). Like her stage name, she attracts many followers for her bubbly character, always cheerful and high-spirited. 

Im Yoon-ah (14.2M)


Being a member of the famous girl group Girl’s Generation, Yoona already has a huge Instagram following from her  K-pop fans. She is multi-talented as a fantastic dancer, has impressive vocals, and is also an exceptional actress.

She has starred in many popular dramas, movies, and television shows, including the 2022 Big Mouth, Hush (2020), The K2 (2016), Prime Minister and I (2013), and You Are My Destiny, among others

Park Shin Hye (13.8M)


She is a singer, model, and actress who has been in the showbiz industry for almost two decades. She is plausibly one of the most prolific actresses playing diverse roles since her debut in the 2003 melodrama Stairway to Heaven.

She has received awards for her roles in The Heirs (2013), Doctors (2016), Heartstrings (2011), and Pinocchio (2014), to name a few. She is a big lover of cats and flowers, as evident from her Instagram pictures. 

Song Hye-kyo (13.4M)


Hye-Kyo is a staple name in the South Korean acting industry as she has been an actress since her debut in the 1996 drama series First Love. Being active for more than two decades, she has starred in various roles, her most famous being That Winter, the Wind Blows (2013), Descendants of the Sun (2016), Autumn in My Heart (2000), Full House (2004), and Now, We Are Breaking Up (2021).

She has an enviable young appearance regardless of being in her 40s and an impressive fan base dying to know her secrets to staying young, beautiful, and kind.  

Kim So-hyun (12.4M)


Having debuted as a child actress in 2006, So-hyun has made impressive strides in her career. At only 23 years old, she is among the youngest and most followed South Korean actresses on Instagram. She was cast in various support roles before getting her first lead role in the 2013 television drama The Suspicious Housekeeper.

She went ahead to take leading roles in various dramas, including Useless Lies (2022), Love Alarm 1 and 2 (2019, 2021), The tale of Nokdu (2019), and Radio Romance, among others. She has an infectious smile, which earned her the honor of being chosen as the representative of honorary smile for the 2018 Olympic & Paralympic Winter Games to represent Korea’s Kindness and Smile. 

Park Min Young (10.4M)


Park Min Young made her acting debut in the comedy drama High Kick! (2006). She has since established herself as a talented actress . Her roles in dramas such as  What’s Wrong with Secretary Kim (2016) ,  Her Private Life (2019) and  Forecasting Love and Weather (2022) have earned her the nickname the “Queen of office romance.”

Her current show Love in Contract has also been well received. Whether she is posing with her dog or showing off her amazing sense of fashion she is always cute on the gram.

Krystal Jung (10.4M)


Krystal is a well -known actress and musician ,she made her acting debut in the sitcom More Charming by the Day (2010) and won an award for her role. Her role in The Heirs (2013) gained her more attention and critical acclaim as an actress.

She has since played at least 8 roles in different dramas including  Police University (2021) and  Crazy Love (2022). Through her Instagram account fans get to see her behind the scenes of her shoots and the places and food she enjoys. Her Instagram aesthetic is effortlessly cool and sexy.

So there we have it, the 12 most followed Korean actresses on Instagram. Are you following any? Who are your favourites? Let us know in the comments below!

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