We’ve all heard K-Pop idols making their much anticipated acting debuts one too many times by now-which only proves how talented they are. But have you ever heard of Korean actors who made their debut as idols? Well, it’s too uncommon! However, some stars lend their voices to many OSTs of their own television series! Some of the most popular actors in this list can easily pass as K-Pop idols!
Gong Myung has successfully cemented his name as one of the leading actors in the industry today, having been cast in popular series “The Bride of Habaek,” “Lovers of the Red Sky,” and more.
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Apart from his talent, he is also blessed with gorgeous visuals that shine, among others. Apart from that, the actor also possesses a unique, melodic voice.
In fact, Gong Myung is a member of the actor group 5urprise, which also includes actors Seo Kang Joon and Lee Tae Hwan.
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Multitalented Gong Myung can easily debut as an idol. Fun fact: Doyoung, a member of the multimillion seller NCT, is his beloved younger brother!
Park Min Young
Park Min Young is a popular actress with flawless filmography. She is well-known for her roles in “Private Life,” “What’s Wrong With Secretary Kim?,” and the international hit drama “Healer.”
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While she hasn’t lent her voice to OSTs, the actress appeared in many music video appearances. Her most notable MV appearance is BIGBANG’s “Haru Haru.”
In all honesty, Park Min Young can be a K-Pop group’s main dancer, and her fans can even vouch for it!
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In her recent collaboration with 1Million Dance Studio dancer and choreographer May J Lee, Park Min Young flaunted her slender figure and sleek dance moves!
Park Bo Young
Another star with an outstanding filmography under her belt, Park Bo Young is one of the cutest and most adorable leading ladies in the industry.
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Her most notable works are “Oh My Ghost” and “Strong Woman Do Bong Soon.” With her unlimited “aegyo” (cuteness) and 4D personality, she is the perfect candidate to be an idol!
Apart from that, she also possesses a soulful voice. She has been featured in many K-Drama OSTs, even collaborating with the boy group SPEED.
In particular, Park Bo Young also resembles rookie K-Pop idol STAYC Sieun. Some say they can even switch places, and no one would know!
Park Seo Joon
Park Seo Joon’s reputation precedes him as he’s known for being able to perfectly synchronize with every role he plays.
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Park Seo Joon
Like Park Min Young, Park Seo Joon has appeared in many music videos. But, aside from that, he also has entertaining traits that are a holy grail in becoming an idol.
Moreover, the award-winning star can also sing, which he has flaunted in his OSTs repeatedly!
Kim Min Gyu
Thanks to his recent drama “A Business Proposal,” actor Kim Min Gyu receives his much deserved recognition, which is a long time coming!
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Kim Min Gyu
From his lovely puppy-like visuals, great smile, and lean physique, Kim Min Gyu can definitely dupe fans and debut as an idol! He is to be confused with SEVENTEEN Mingyu, but the two do go way back!
Before he was discovered in the music program “I Can See Your Voice,” the actor spent his teenage years as a Pledis Entertainment trainee along with other SEVENTEEN members! Talk about fate!
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Written by Elijah Mully.