EXO’s member D.O, or Do Kyung-soo, has been voted as the most anticipated idol-turned-actor of 2019.
MBC Plus’ mobile application “Idol Champ” has recently opened a survey with the title, “Who is the most anticipated idol-turned-actor of 2019?” From Jin-young who recently acted his first big-screen lead in “The Dude in Me” to April’s Na-eun of online drama series “A-Teen,” a number of idol artists gained a total of 120 thousand votes.
D.O, who is also known by his actor name Do Kyung-soo, gained 35.32% of the total votes. He has been mentioned as the most talented idol actors several times. Since his acting debut through a 2014 movie “Cart,” Do Kyung-soo has portrayed a wide range of characters from an ALS patient in the drama “It’s Okay That’s Love” to a serial killer in “Hello Monster.”
ASTRO’s member Cha Eun-woo gained 30.17% of the total votes, taking the second place following Do Kyung-soo. Many acclaimed his talent to convey the character in the 2018 drama, “My ID is Gangnam Beauty.”
17.16% of the voters voted for Infinite’s L, who starred in “Shut Up Flower Boy Band,” “What Is Mom?” “Master’s Sun,” and “The Time We Were Not in Love.” Especially in “The Emperor: Owner of the Mask,” L showed his ability in different genres.
Vixx’ N, WJSN’s Bona, SF9’s Rowoon, GOT7’s Jinyoung, DIA’s Jung Chae-yeon, Gugudan’s Kang Mina, April’s Son Na-eun, and Hello Venus’ Nara follow the mentioned three.