More and more female K-pop idols have started acting and quickly made an impression on the audience.
No longer limited to music activities, many female idols have embarked on an acting path and received much attention. While many are praised for their good acting and potential to go far in the industry, there are some idols who get mixed reactions to their lacking skills.
As the visual member of BLACKPINK, Jisoo is known for her goddess-like beauty. Thanks to her outstanding appearance, BLACKPINK‘s oldest member has the opportunity to debut as an actress. She made guest appearances in dramas such as Arthdal Chronicles, The Producers and Temporary Idol. However, in these productions, Jisoo could barely show her acting skills.
Recently, Jisoo had her first female lead role in JTBC’s Snowdrop. After the premiere, Jisoo has received plenty of compliments for her improvement in acting. Viewers think Jisoo suits the character Young Ro well and is able to portray diverse facial expressions and emotions.
Miyeon is the member with the most outstanding actress aura in (G)-IDLE. With a bright appearance and perfect facial features, she quickly catches the eye of many casting directors. However, recently, when taking on the female lead role in high school romance Replay, Miyeon‘s acting received mixed reviews. Many viewers claim Miyeon’s expressions seem a bit “pretentious” and monotonous and that she is not fully immersed in the character.
Yeri (Red Velvet)
The maknae of Red Velvet is a female idol who made an impression on the public when she entered the acting field. She received much praise from the audience when acting in Mint Condition (Drama Stage) and Blue Birthday. Yeri knows how to show a variety of facial expressions. With this acting style, many people think that she has the potential to become a professional actress in the Korean film industry.
Many K-pop beauties not only possess outstanding musical talents but also impressive acting abilities. This helps female idols become versatile artists and achieve many successes on the artistic path. However, there are still a few female idols who cause controversy when debuting as actresses.