Article: Top 10 Idols Who Are A Part Of The Supporting Cast In K-Dramas

Idols are famous for their stage performances and variety show appearances. But idols are exploring the world of acting too. Many are leading dramas and taking up complex characters. They are so good at it that we almost forget that they had a career in music. So, here are some idols who have impressed the audience with their supporting roles:

1. Block B’s P.O.

P.O. has been a part of many variety shows, but he started his acting career with Temperature of Love. He has been a part of popular dramas since then. From playing Park Bo Gum’s younger brother in ‘Encounter’ to officer Shin Sang in ‘Mouse,’ he has tried different roles. His character in Hotel Del Luna is a memorable one.


2. CNBLUE’s Lee Jung Shin

Fans are eager to see Lee Jung Shin as a lead after watching him as Do Soo Hyuk in ‘Shooting Stars.’ But his first significant role was as Kang Seo Woo in ‘Cinderella and the Four Knights,’ where he played a singer-songwriter. He has also starred in Temptation and My Sassy Girl.’


3. VIXX’s N

The VIXX’s leader played a cop in ‘Bad and Crazy’ and had a cameo in the 2022 drama ‘Tomorrow.’ He has hosted music shows and has also been a part of web shows/dramas. Some of the dramas he is a part of are ‘Cheer up,’ ‘Mine,’ ‘Familiar Wife,’ and ‘Children of Nobody.’


4. Kang Mi Na

Mi Na, who played the role of Seo In Guk’s sister in the recent drama Café Minamdang, was a former member of ‘Gugudan.’ She played one of the leads in Moonshine. But before this she has been a part of dramas like ‘Hotel Del Luna,’ ‘Mama Fairy and the Woodcutter,’ and a cameo in ‘My Roommate is a Gumiho.’


5. Park So Jin

The Girl’s Day leader had two important roles this year. She played Jo Ki Bum and Joo Wol in ‘Shooting Stars’ and ‘Alchemy of Souls’ respectively. These have brought her so much popularity as an actor. ‘The King Eternal Monarch,’ ‘Hot Stove League’ and ‘The Spies Who Loved Me’ are some of her other dramas.


6. Kwon Eun Bin

The former CLC member has been a part of variety shows like Produce 101 but has recently been shining for her acting roles. After debuting in the drama ‘Bad Papa’ (2018), she is slowly expanding her choice of characters. She is a part of shows like ‘Top Management,’ ‘At a Distance, the spring is Green,’ and the most recent ‘Dear.M.’


7. WINNER’s Kang Seung Yoon

Winner’s leader, Seung Yoon’s recent cameo in ‘Tomorrow’ garnered a lot of attention. But he debuted through the 2011 sitcom, ‘High Kick: Revenge of the Short Legged.’ Over the years, he has won much appreciation for his roles in dramas like ‘Prison Playbook,’ ‘Kairos’ and ‘Voice.’


8. Golden Child’s Bomin

From his debut project ‘A-TEEN 2’ to the most recent Shadow beauty, Bomin is mainly seen in lead roles in his web dramas. But he has also played prominent roles such as Hwang Ji Hoon in ‘Melting Me Softly’ and Seo Ji Ho in ’18 Again.’ Viewers want to see him play different characters in the future.


9. Son Na Eun

2022’s hit drama Ghost Doctor’s emergency room intern, Oh Su Jeong, is a former Apink member. Having made her acting debut in the historical drama ‘The Great Seer,’ Naeun has played various roles. Some dramas to check out are ‘Cinderella and the Four Knights,’ ‘Lost,’ ‘The Most Beautiful Goodbye,’ and ‘Dinner Mate.’


10. Ahn Sol Bin

Solbin’s (Laboum) first significant acting role was in the high school drama ‘Solomon’s Perjury,’ after which she starred in many web dramas. She has gained popularity for her special appearances and for her supporting roles in shows like ‘Backstreet Rookie’ and ‘Idol: The Coup.’