Luxury watch brands are teaming up with top Korean actors like Jung Woo-sung and Lee Byung-Hun, with their timepieces appearing in hit TV series

K-drama actress Song Hye-kyo is a fan of the Bolero watch. Photo: Chaumet

Fashion and accessories favoured by Korean actors and actresses both on and off screen often become hit, must-have items among fans. Here, we take style cues from top Korean stars and check out what timepieces they've been spotted wearing on and off the screen.

Song Joong-ki

Korea TV drama Descendants of the Sun.

The Descendants of the Sun actor played a South Korean special forces operative in the series. His character Yoo Si-jin wore Breitling's Navitmer with his army uniform.

Navitimer B01 Chronograph. Photo: Breitling

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Song Hye-kyo

Song has been spotted wearing several watches from Chaumet, including the Josephine Rondes de Nuit watch. Photo: Chaumet

The actress has been spotted wearing Chaumet jewels and watches both on and off screen. For her role in television series Boyfriend, she wore the Hortensia and Liens LumiEre watch. Song is a fan of the Josephine watch.

Josephine Rondes de Nuit watch. Photo: Chaumet

Song has also been seen wearing Chaumet's more recent release, the Bolero watch, at events and personal outings.

Chaumet Bolero watch. Photo: Chaumet

Son Ye-jin

Happy Sport watch as seen on Crash Landing on You. Photo: Chopard

Her character Yoon Se-ri in the Netflix hit show Crash Landing on You was forced to pawn her Chopard Happy Sport watch for money to return from North Korea to the South.

Happy Sport watch. Photo: Chopard

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Hyun Bin

Hyun Bin wore the Alpine Eagle in Crash Landing on You. Photo: Chopard

Son Ye-jin's co-star in Crash Landing on You, Hyun Bin, also wore a Chopard watch. The Ri Jeong-hyuk character sported a Chopard Alpine Eagle watch.

Alpine Eagle. Photo: Chopard

Gong Yoo

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The actor vouched for Louis Vuitton's smart watch, Tambour Horizon Connected. The design was a digital update of an existing design from the brand.

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Jung Woo-sung

Jung Woo-sung wears the Master Collection. Photo: Longines

The actor has been spotted wearing a watch from Longines' Master Collection. The watchmaker has a long history with the equestrian world, and it's known for its classic and elegant designs.

Longines Master Collection. Photo: Longines

Lee Byung-Hun

Lee Byung-Hun's Jaeger-LeCoultre Polaris Chronograph watch. Photo: Jaeger-LeCoultre

The star of the G.I. Joe series is a fan of Jaeger-LeCoultre. He's been seen on more than one occasion with the watchmaker's Polaris watch on his wrist.

A Polaris watch. Photo: Jaeger-LeCoultre

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