Known for his deep voice and amazing visual appearance, BTS’ V is one of the rising actor-dols in the present time. He made his acting debut in a historical drama called Hwarang: The Poet Warrior Youth in 2016 playing a supporting role. In the drama, he received a lot of positive feedback for his first work as an actor. Not only that, but he also has a great friendship with the other actors from the drama up until now. Let’s wish that we can see more of BTS’ V’s acting in the future!
Sehun is the youngest member of EXO, who also has been active as an actor. He made his acting debut in 2015 by appearing in EXO Next Door as one of the main characters. After that, he has been making his way into acting by appearing in Secret Queen Makers and Dokgo Rewind. It was also announced that he will be starring as the main character in a Korean-Chinese web drama titled Dear Archimedes, which is set to begin airing in 2019.
Chanyeol is another member of EXO who is active as an actor. Proving to be multi-talented, Chanyeol has demonstrated his worth as an actor by appearing in various dramas and movies, such as Salut d’Amour, So I Married an Anti-fan, EXO Next Door, Missing 9, Memories of the Alhambra, and Secret Queen Makers. Chanyeol also has received many awards for his acting skills: Best New Actor and Hallyu Star Award at the 8th Korea Drama Awards.
Baekhyum, known for his strong voice in EXO, is also one of the members of EXO who is active as an actor. He made his acting debut in 2016 by starring in the SBS historical drama titled Moon Lovers: Scarlet Heart Ryeo. He received a New Star Award at the SBS Drama Awards for his role in the drama. However, it’s hard to see his appearance in a drama or a movie these days. Let’s hope we can see him starring in a drama or a movie soon!
Another member of EXO who is active as an actor is D.O. Among all the members of EXO who pursued an acting career, D.O is the one who has gotten the most recognized as an actor-dol because of his great acting skills. Not only recognized by fellow actor-dols, but many veteran actors have also recognized D.O’s acting skills. He debuted as an actor back in 2014 playing a supporting role in the drama titled It’s Okay, That’s Love. Later, he started to gain many roles in various dramas and movies, such as Cart, My Annoying Brother, Room No.7, Along with the Gods, Hello Monster, and many others. Not only that, but he has also received many awards for his acting: Best Young Actor at the 16th Seoul International Youth Film Festival, Best New Actor at the 3rd APAN Star Awards, Rising Star Award at the 11th Max Movie Awards, Most Popular Actor (Film) at the 52nd Baeksang Arts Awards and the 53rd Baeksang Arts Awards, Newcomer Award (Film) at the Korean Film Shining Star Awards, and many more.
Another EXO member who has turned into an actor is Kai. He made his acting debut in 2016 as the male lead in the web drama titled Choco Bank. The same year, he starred in two episodes of First Seven Kisses which was produced by Lotte Duty Free. Later, he continued to make his appearance in various dramas, such as Andante, Spring Has Come, and Miracle That We Met.
One more member of EXO who has turned into an actor is EXO’s leader, Suho. He made his acting debut in an indie movie titled One Way Trip in 2016, which was premiered at the 20th Busan International Film Festival. Later, he made his appearance in several dramas such as The Universe’s Star, Rich Man, How Are You Bread, and many more.