15 Kpop Idols Who Are Amazing Actors

Did you know V and Jisoo are not just amazing singers but also actors?

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15 Kpop Idols Who Are Amazing Actors
KPop Idols Who Are Amazing Actors

The K-Pop world is full of talented people. Whether it is singing or rapping or dancing you'll find K-pop groups giving power pack performances. But a lot of K-pop idols also have the talent for acting. Today, We've rounded up the Top 15 K-pop Idols who are also blessed actors.

1. IU (Lee Ji Eun)

Kpop Band" A Soloist

IU is the most successful solo artist in the world of K-pop. From singing in sold-out stadiums to playing badass or historic characters, she has it all. She is a true, one-of-a-kind star whose talent has no boundaries.

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K-Dramas of IU: Moon Lovers Scarlet Heart: Ryeo, Hotel Del Luna, Persona, My Mister, You are the best, Dream High, and The Producers.

2. V (Kim Taehyung)

Kpop Band: BTS

Yes, V only had one role till now but He really crushed that one role as an actor. V played the character of Suk Han-Sung in "Hwarang: The Poet Warrior Youth". V beautifully showed both sides of Suk Han-Sung. Not only did he navigate his character's heartbreaking story but his cheerful acting brought joy to the viewers. BTS ARMY is very eager to see more of his works as an actor. Well, maybe acting is in his DNA.

Kdramas of V: Hwarang: The Poet Warrior Youth

3.  Jisoo (Kim Ji-Soo)

Kpop Band: Blackpink

Jisoo made her debut in 2016 under the most successful South Korean Girl group, worldwide known as BlackPink under YG Entertainments. But she made her debut as an actor in The Producers. Already being such a talented vocalist, she is widely praised for her acting. Jisoo has only been given supporting roles in K-dramas but 2021 will mark her year. Jis00 will be the main lead in JTBC's new K-drama Snowdrop.

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Kdramas Of Jisoo: The Producers, Arthdal Chronicles, Snowdrop (yet to be released).

4. Cha Eun-Woo( Lee Dong-Min)

Kpop Band: Astro

Lee Dong Min, professionally known as Cha Eun Woo, is a South Korean Singer, Actor, and Model under the label of Fantagio. He is a member of the South Korean Boy band Astro. If you've already watched him in a few series, you might have also noticed that he is such a versatile actor. Whatever genre or role he takes, he does justice to it. Truth be told, despite debuting as an idol, he is also a great actor.

Kdramas Of Cha Eun-woo: True Beauty, My ID is Gangnam Beauty, Rookie Historian: Goo Hae-Ryung, Revenge Note, and Best Hit.

5. Jinyoung (Park Jin-Young)

Kpop Band: GOT7

Well have to state this, The 26 years old actor-singer is really very talented. He has made a name for himself as both a singer and an actor. He is very well known not only through his Kpop band GOT7 but also for the roles that he has played. The way he can portray both passionate, as well as goofy characters, says a lot about himself.

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Kdramas of Jinyoung: He is Psychometric, When My Love Blooms, The Legend Of The Blue Sea, My Love Eun Dong, and Dream High 2.

6. Min-Ho (Choi Min-Ho)

Kpop Band: Shinee

Even coming from a K-pop Band the way this guy portrays historical roles like he is living in it. His acting in Hwarang was breathtaking. He is such a wonderful actor, you'll definitely find yourself watching him again and again.

Kdramas of Min-Ho: Hwarang: The Poet Warrior Youth, The Battle Of Jangsari, Because It's The First Time, To The Beautiful You, and Medical Top Team.

7. Ji-Hoon (Park Ji-Hoon)

Kpop Band: Wanna One

Park Ji-Hoon is a South Korean singer and actor. He rose to fame in the reality competition show, Produce 101, Season 2. In the show, he ranked second overall and debuted as a member of the boy group Wanna One which went on to be very successful and released multiple chart-topping albums and singles.

Before Produce 101, Ji-Hoon was a child actor in several shows. In 2019, After Wanna One's disbandment, he returned to his acting career through the drama "Flower Crew: Joseon Marriage Agency".

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8. Suho (Kim Jun-Myeon)

Kpop Band: EXO

He is the leader and vocalist of the South Korean-Chinese Boy band EXO and its sub-unit EXO-K. As the leader of EXO he is ought to be a serious person but you'' get to see his different side in K-dramas.

It's in his acting roles that he is very hilarious, especially as a CEO in the K-drama Rich Man, Poor Woman, and as a pastry chef in How Are You Bread. Suho is currently completing his military enlistment but his fans are waiting for his comeback both as an actor and a K-pop Idol.

Kdramas Of Suho: How Are You Bread and Rich Man, Poor Woman

9. Bae Suzy (Bae Su-Ji)

Kpop Band: Miss A

She is that one Kpop celebrity who has the most prolific career as an actor, and soloist, and also being a member of one of the most loved Kpop band Miss A.

Her roles in K dramas like "While We Were Sleeping" to "Start-Up", definitely knows how to do justice to roles given to her. She can make any character look pure and real. Viewers won't be shocked if one day she plays a badass character.

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Kdramas Of Bae Suzy: Start-Up, Vagabond, While You Were Sleeping, Uncontrollably Fond, Dream High, Big, and Kangchi: The Beginning.

10. Hyung Sik (Park Hyung-Sik)

Kpop Band: ZE: A

Well Let's be honest, Park Hyung-Sik is one of a kind. No matter what role he plays he fits in well. His aura has the power to make viewers look at him constantly. It doesn't matter if he is the king of the Silla Dynasty in Hwarang or a sweet CEO in Strong Woman Do Bong Soon, he is still in command.

All in all, he is spectacular when it comes to acting. Even after ZE: A disbanded he sang in several songs as a solo artist.  

Kdramas of Hyung Sik: Hwarang: The poet warrior Youth, Strong Girl Do Bong Soon, The Heirs, and High Society.

11. Joy (Park Soo-Young)

Kpop Band: Red Velvet

She is a member of the South Korean Group Red Velvet, Park Soo-Young is well known as Joy. She made her first appearance as an actor on the variety show We Got Married.  

After some years, Joy made her debut as an actor with the TVN series The Liar and His Lover, which earned her praises for her performance. The K-pop Idol was last seen in her 2018 series Tempted alongside Woo Do-Hwan.

Kdramas Of Joy: Tempted, The Liar and His Lover.

12. Hye Ri (Lee Hye-Ri)

Hye-Ri officially debuted in the K-pop band Girl's Day as the youngest member. After almost a decade, the band disbanded but Hye-Ri continued her career as an actor.

She made her debut as an actor in the K-drama Reply 1988, which emerged as the highest-rated K-dramas in Korean Cable television history. Additionally, her acting was praised by a lot of critics as well.

Kdramas Of Hye-Ri: Reply 1988, Two Cops, Miss Lee, and My Roommate Is  A Gumiho.

13. Sung-Jae (Yook Sung-Jae)

Kpop Band: BtoB

Sung-Jae a former member of the Kpop band BtoB is known as "Born to Be" and can also be called BtoA, Born To Act. The 25-year-old Kpop Idol got famous with the K-drama Goblin.

The way he acted and his character was loved by the audience a lot. Whether he played the role of Yoon Deok-Hwa being the cheerful boy in Goblin or kindhearted Han Kang-Bae in Mystic Pop Bar. As an actor, he did justice to these roles. Even though being the supporting character he was loved a lot.

Kdramas Of Sung-Jae: Mystic Pop-Up Bar, Guardian: The Great And Lonely God, and Who Are You.

14. Seo In-Guk (Seo In-Guk)

Seo In-Guk launched his acting singing career after winning the talent reality show Superstar K in 2009 and made his acting breakthrough in Reply 1977. He is definitely one of the most underrated actors in the world of K-dramas.

Despite being such a great singer he shines in every character he plays. Whether he is the bubbly Louis heir in Shopaholic Louis or Myul Mang, the god of destruction in Doom At Your Service. Seo In-Guk's acting always feels very real as if he is living in the moment. He has the ability to give his all and he always does.

Kdramas of Seo In-Guk: Reply 1977, Shopaholic Louis, The Smile Has Left Your Eyes, Squad 38, The King's Face, Love Rain, Abyss, and Doom At Your Service.

15. Si-won (Choi Si-Won)

Yes, A k-pop Idol who is also an actor, Choi Si-Won fits in perfectly. The Super Junior member has been a part of several famous K-dramas and is a part of the acting industry since 2005. He is best known for his roles in She Was Pretty and SF8. His dramas and acting are an actual blessing to an eye.

Kdramas Of Si-won: Revolutionary Love, SF8, My Fellow Citizens, She Was Pretty, and Oh! My Lady.