From B1A4’s Baro To INFINITE’s Hoya, Here’s a List of K-Pop Boy Group Members Who Have Turned Into Actors

ASTRO’s Cha Eun-woo

ASTRO Cha Eunwoo

Cha Eun-woo is a fresh actor-dol from ASTRO who made his acting debut playing a minor role in a movie titled My Brilliant Life. He starred in various dramas, such as To Be Continued, My Romantic Some Recipe, The Best Hit, Sweet Revenge, and much more. He is best known for his role in Gangnam Beauty where he plays the main male character.

BTOB’s Sung-jae

BTOB Sungjae

Another actor-dol whose acting skills have received a lot of recognition is BTOB’s Sungjae. He made his screen debut through Monstar and The Heirs as a cameo, then he made his breakthrough with the role in Who Are You: School 2015. Afterward, he left another impression of his acting through his appearance in the drama Guardian: The Lonely and Great God.

2AM’s Jinwoon

2AM Jinwoon

Jinwoon is a member of 2AM who also pursued an acting career besides in singing. He made his acting debut in 2009 through a television series titled Family Needed. He has starred in many dramas, such as Dream High, Madame Antoine: The Love Therapist, Let Me Introduce Her, and Still 17.

NCT’s Jaemin

NCT Jaemin

NCT’s Jaemin is a rookie actor-dol who just had his debut in 2019. He made his acting debut through a webtoon drama titled The Way I Hate You. Seeing his performance in the drama, it seems that he has promising skills in acting, so let’s hope we can see his growth as an actor as well as an idol in the future!



Eric is the leader of SHINHWA who, when doing solo activities, is also pursuing a career in the acting field as well. He started his acting career when he had a cameo appearance in the movie Emergency 19 Act back in 2002. He is best known for his roles in Phoenix, Super Rookie, and Another Oh Hae-young. Besides these dramas, he also starred in various other dramas, such as Wolf, Que Sera Sera, Spy Myung-wol, Discovery of Love, and many more.

SHINHWA’s Dongwan


Dongwan is another member of SHINHWA who has turned into an actor besides Eric. He has been acting since 2002, and he also said that given the opportunity he would prefer a career in acting rather than in singing. However, this state changed after the release of his debut album. He has starred in various dramas such as Children of Heaven, Beating Heart, Cheer Up, Mr. Kim!, Moorim School: Saga of the Brave, I Hate Going to Work, and many more.



P.O is a member of Block B who has pursued a career in the acting field. He first made his appearance as an actor through a drama titled Temperature of Love in 2017. Afterward, he continued to star in dramas such as Encounter, Love Alert, and his latest work Hotel Del Luna. As his latest work is still ongoing, let’s enjoy his performance as much as we can and let’s hope he can appear in many more dramas in the future!



Not only talented as a rapper, but T.O.P also has skills in acting! The handsome rapper made his acting debut in 2007 through a television series titled I Am Sam in 2007. Afterward, he starred in numerous movies and dramas such as 71: Into the Fire, Iris, Iris the Movie, Tazza: The Hidden Card, Out of Control, and many others. He also has received awards for his acting skills from various awards events: Baeksang Arts Awards, Blue Dragon Film Awards, 47th Grand Bell Awards, Max Movie Award, Busan International Film Festival, etc.

So, what do you think about this list of members of K-Pop boy group who have turned into actors? Do you think that their acting skills are amazing, or do you think that they should have just focused their career in music? Please don’t forget to kindly share your thoughts about the topic at hand in the comment section below!