It has been a matter of time since you all have been starstruck by these Korean celebrities. It won’t come as a shock to you who are those celebs to whom our K-Pop idols have been starstruck or to whom they consider their role model and a reason for motivation. Some of them even got to share a stage with their beloved celebrities. Here, we brought updates regarding our K-pop idols and their recommended celebrities:
Kim Nam-Joon, better known as RM. He is a South Korean rapper, songwriter, and record producer. He began his lyrical journey in 2009, auditioning for Big Deal Records. In 2010, he got his spot at the record label and started forming a hip hop ground. He trained with fellow rappers for three years and debuted as the leader of the boy band BTS. RM holds a soft spot for Hollywood actress Blake Lively, well-known for her role as Serena van der Woodsen in the television drama series Gossip Girl.
2. Jackson Wang
Jackson Wang is a Hong Kong rapper, singer-songwriter, dancer, and fashion designer. He is also the founder of Team Wang. It is a Record Label company. He is the lead designer for the brand Team Wang Design. He is a member of the South Korean band Got7. Once, in an episode of MBC’s Radio Star, he revealed he likes Song Ga Yeon, a martial arts fighter.
Yu Ji-min, well-known as Karina, is a singer and dancer. She is a member of the K-pop girl group Aespa. Karina was recruited by an SM casting manager. Then, in 2016, she became an SM trainee. Previously, she appeared in Taemin’s ‘Want’ music video and collaborated with other companies. Once, in her interview with her other group members, she disclosed how much she admires supermodel Kendell Jenner.
Lalisa Manobal, recognized as Lisa, is a Thai rapper, singer, and dancer. Back in 2016, she debuted under YG Entertainment. Then, she recruited as a member of the K-pop girl group Blackpink. She also released her first solo album, Lalisa. Her album was a huge success in South Korea. In an interview episode of JTBC, she talked about her obsession with classic K-dramas and how much she is charmed with South Korean actor Gong Yoo.
5. Cha Eun-woo
Lee Dong-min, professionally known as Cha Eun-woo. He is a South Korean singer and actor. In 2014, he debuted as an actor. He was the fourth trainee, introduced as a member of the boy band Astro. During a guest appearance on a variety show, he talked about his admiration for Korean actress Shin Min Ah when he was asked to choose among famous South Korean actresses.
Min Yoon-gi, known by the stage name Suga. He is a South Korean rapper, songwriter, and record producer. He entered the industry as a member of the South Korean boy band BTS, under Big Hit Entertainment, in 2013. He also released his album Agust D, which came out in 2016. In an interview with a new channel, he revealed how much he adores Scarlett Johansson, well-known for her role as Black Widow.
Ning Yi Zhuo, known-by her stage name NingNing. She is a member of the K-pop girl band Aespa. She is the Chinese member of the girl group. Back in 2011, she participated in China’s Got Talent. In 2016, she introduced as a pre-debut trainee by SM Entertainment. She once revealed, Say So, by Doja Cat is one of her favorite songs. She disclosed how much she is mesmerized by Doja Cat. Doja Cat’s boldness and looks in all.
Jung Ho-seok, professionally known as J-hope, is a South Korean rapper, singer-songwriter, dancer, and record producer. Earlier, he was well-known for his dance skills and won so many prizes. He used to be part of an underground dance team. Later on, he got signed by Big Hit Entertainment and became a member of BTS. Just like his bandmates, he is also a fan of American actresses. He talked about his fancy for Amanda Seyfried in an interview. Amanda Seyfried is globally known for her roles in Mamma Mia and Mean Girls.
Choi Soo Bin, known as Soobin, is a vocalist, rapper, and dancer. He is a member of the South Korean boy band TOMORROW X TOGETHER. In 2020, he was chosen as the new MC of the South Korean music show Music Bank. He debuted under Big Hit Music in 2019. In an interview with his bandmates, he showed his admiration for American singer-songwriter Bebe Rexha.
Choi Yeon-jun, known as Yeonjun, is a South Korean rapper, singer-songwriter and dancer. He is an MC under Big Hit Music. He is a member of the boy band TXT. He was the first to be chosen as a member of Big Hit Entertainment for the new boy group. He once disclosed his soft corner for Korean-American singer Audrey Nuna. She is well known for her songs, such as Blossoms, Space, Top Again, etc.