An online community board post chose actors who they thought would have been really popular if they had debuted as a K-Pop idol group. Let’s take a look at the four actors!
1. Choi Woo Shik
Choi Woo Shik is a Korean-Canadian actor who first gained recognition in his role in the film Set Me Free. He was born in 1990 and gained much attention after appearing in the popular film Parasite. He is also known to be good friends with BTS’s V. His cute yet sexy visuals would have been perfect as a K-Pop idol as well.
2. Kim Dong Wook
Although a bit older being born in 1983, many fans still believe Kim Dong Wook‘s visuals would make him popular if he had debuted as a K-Pop idol earlier on. He started acting in student films and minor roles before he gained recognition for his appearance in the popular drama Coffee Prince.
3. Kim Min Seok
Born in 1990, Kim Min Seok is a popular Korean actor who gained popularity through his roles in Descendants of the Sun, The Doctors, and Innocent Defendant. He is known for his idol-like features and bright personality.
4. Yoon Si Yoon
Yoon Si Yoon, born in 1986, is best known for his roles in King of Baking, Kim Takgu, My Cute Guys, Your Honor, and more. He is also a popular TV personality appearing in shows such as 2 Days & 1 Night. Many fans believe that his face would have earned him a spot as up front and center visual in a K-Pop group.
What are your thoughts on these four actors? Do you think any of them could have succeeded if they had taken the route to be an idol rather than an actor? Let us know your thoughts below.