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The Best K-pop Idol Actors & Actresses  

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List Rules No cameos. Only Kpop idols in supporting or lead roles.

Although many K-pop idols appear on variety shows and make cameos in Korean dramas, only the most talented Kpop stars became successful actors. Whether it was a lead role in a K-drama or the comedic supporting role in a movie, this list of the best Kpop actors includes older and current South Korean artists. Who are the top K-pop idols-turned-actors?

After making her acting debut in Reply 1997, Apink's Eunji has starred in multiple dramas, even landing the lead role as Elle Woods in South Korea's production of the Legally Blonde musical. Other good idol-turned-actresses include Hyeri from Girl's Day, Yoona from Girls' Generation, and Seolhyun from AOA. If you want to watch your favorite handsome idol-turned-actors, check out BTS' V, Rain and Highlight's Yoo Doo-joon of the Let's Eat series.

Vote up the best K-pop actors and actresses who have successfully broke into TV and film. 

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Hwarang: The Poet Warrior Youth (2016)

Kim Tae-hyung (born December 30, 1995), better known by his stage name V, is a South Korean singer, songwriter, actor, and member of the South Korean boy group BTS. In 2016, V made his acting debut with a supporting role in KBS2's historical drama Hwarang: The Poet Warrior Youth under his real name. He also collaborated with fellow BTS member Jin for the Hwarang soundtrack entitled "It's Definitely You". On June 8, 2017, he released "4 O'Clock", a song he co-produced with fellow BTS member RM, to celebrate BTS’ fourth anniversary. In 2018, Eugene Investment & Securities Co., Ltd. conducted a research analyzing K-pop industry. "V" ranked first in the chart which means it was the number one ...more on Wikipedia

Labels: Big Hit Entertainment

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Dream High (2011)

Bel Ami (2013)

The Producers (2015)

Moon Lovers: Scarlet Heart Ryeo (2016)

My Mister (2018)

Lee Ji-eun (born May 16, 1993), professionally known as IU, is a South Korean singer-songwriter and actress. While still in middle school, IU auditioned for various talent agencies with ambitions of becoming a singer. She signed with Kakao M (formerly LOEN Entertainment) in 2007 as a trainee and began her music career at the age of 15 with her debut album, Lost and Found. Her follow-up albums, Growing Up and IU...IM, brought her mainstream success, but it was through "Good Day", the lead single from her 2010 album Real, that she achieved national stardom. With the success of her 2011 albums, Real+ and Last Fantasy, IU established herself as a formidable force on the music charts of her ...more on Wikipedia

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Cart (2014)

Pure Love (2016)

Be Positive (2016)

My Annoying Brother (2016)

Along with the Gods: The Two Worlds (2017)

Do Kyung-soo (born January 12, 1993), better known by his stage name D.O., is a South Korean singer and actor. He is best known as a member and one of the main vocalists of the South Korean-Chinese boy group Exo. Apart from his group's activities, D.O. has also starred in various television dramas and movies such as Pure Love (2016), My Annoying Brother (2016), Positive Physique (2016), Room No.7 (2017), 100 Days My Prince (2018), Along with the Gods and Swing Kids (2019). ...more on Wikipedia

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The Heirs (2013)

High Society (2015)

Hwarang: The Poet Warrior Youth (2016)

Strong Girl Bong-soon (2017)

Suits (2018)

Park Hyung-sik (born November 16, 1991), known mononymously as Hyungsik, is a South Korean singer, actor and dancer. He is a member of the South Korean boy group, ZE:A and its sub-group ZE:A Five. As an actor, he is known for his roles in The Heirs (2013) High Society (2015), Hwarang: The Poet Warrior Youth (2016), Strong Girl Bong-soon (2017) and Suits (2018). ...more on Wikipedia

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