Rowoon is an actor, model, and former singer in SF9 which debuted in 2016. That same year, Rowoon also debuted as an actor and has since offered viewers and fans unforgettable performances. As Rowoon steals our hearts from the screen, here are four Rowoon dramas for your watchlist that wouldn’t be the same without his outstanding performances.
Starting off with Extraordinary You, Rowoon plays the character Ha Ru, an extra in a comic who gets noticed by Dan Oh. Dan Oh discovers her life is a comic and she is not the main character. However, when Dan Oh is around Ha Ru, her fate changes. Ha Ru is reserved but takes a liking to Dan Oh and her attitude. Although Ha Ru is a closed-off character, Rowoon portrays him as an innocent, loving, kind person. These are the characteristics Rowoon was able to incorporate into his role while keeping the essence of Ha Ru. Since Extraordinary You is one of Rowoon’s first projects as the main lead, it is a perfect addition to Rowoon dramas for your watchlist.
She Would Never Know
Now, moving into a work setting, in She Would Never Know, Rowoon plays the character of Chae Hyun Seung. Hyun Seung works at a cosmetics marketing firm with Song Ah, who he is crushing on. However, Song Ah is secretly dating someone else and keeping her work life professional. Through keeping his feelings a secret, viewers can see Rowoon in a mature setting where he puts others before himself in an attempt to keep things the way they are for the better of both characters. Through She Would Never Know, Rowoon shows an adult relationship of sacrifice, commitment, and perseverance, while maintaining a refreshing, young concept of what love is like.
Changing genres with Tomorrow, Rowoon plays the character of Choi Jun Woong, someone who accidentally meets grim reapers and, due to an accident, becomes part of their team. Instead of being normal grim reapers, their objective is to save suicidal people. Through this drama, Rowoon portrayed a mature transition of Jun Woong into an adult. His portrayal forces viewers into a new perspective, showing them the emotional sides of trauma and the way people save them Although Rowoon’s character does not have a romantic interest in Tomorrow, adding this drama to your watchlist is an opportunity to see a different side of him.
Destined with You
One of Rowoon’s latest roles is Jang Shin Yu in Destined with You. Shin Yu is a lawyer who meets Lee Hong Jo, a civil servant who discovers she can cast spells from an ancient book. Hong Jo, in numerous attempts to give her crush a love potion, accidentally spells Shin Yu into falling in love with her. Although Shin Yu has a girlfriend, he cannot help but have his heart beat faster when around Hong Jo. Through Destined with You viewers can see Rowoon go through the struggle of falling for someone he does not want to fall for, while he is saying and doing things that his heart wants but his mind disagrees with. Destined with You is still being aired, which means it is a timely addition to Rowoon dramas for your watchlist.
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