models turned actors


Thank you for all the love on the previous one I had posted!! <3


I’ve got a thing for models, 2015

saucy namjas divided per agency ^^


-Shon Minho, beside being super hot, his smile is freaking adorable ♥

-Nam Yoon Soo, ‘97 liner, the youngest in this agency, cute and fluffy model

-Jung Dohyun, new model of the angency, he’s super cool isn’t he?

YGK+, in the past kplus, but they have a partnership with YG since 2014

-Byun Woo Seok, super damn hot with killer smile

-Choo Sung Hoon, aka Sarang daddy

-Jang Ki Yong, I know this face 2k15, aka third wheel in We broke up

-Nam Joo Hyuk, to me he resembles Baro… just sayin’ d (^‿^✿)

-Park Hyeong Seop, proud baby Dumbo ♥

Model turned actors aka ‘I dunno what agency they belongs to but they deserve to be on this list’ (☞゚∀゚)☞

-Bang Sung Joon, don’t worry, I haven’t forget about you sir

-Kim Young Kwang, sweet gummy smile

-Song Jae Rim, faboulous

-Lee Soo Hyuk, extremely hot *I dunno… what more can I say* 

-Lee Hyeon Jae, purrfect drummer in Shut up flower boyband *one of the reasons to watch that drama lol*

-Lee Jae Joon, JOONJAE~ ヽ(´∇´)ノ (∇´ノ) ヽ(   )ノ (ヽ´∇) ヽ(´∇`)ノ


Bye for now  ˵ ⊚ ◡ ⊚ ˵ 

-admin M

Breaking: Lee Sung Kyung And Nam Joo Hyuk Reportedly Break Up

Breaking: Lee Sung Kyung And Nam Joo Hyuk Reportedly Break Up

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On August 18, it was revealed that Lee Sung Kyung and Nam Joo Hyuk have reportedly broken up.

According to industry representatives, they naturally grew apart due to busy schedules and have decided to maintain a supportive senior-junior relationship.

In response, a source from their agency YG Entertainment commented, “We will release a statement after checking.”

The model-turned-actors had confir…

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Plot: The best part about being an assistant in a lab was watching all new inventions come to life, although sometimes some of them fail, leaving them away in a storage room, never to be bothered with; free for the taking.

Pairing: Kim Taehyung x Reader | Jeon Jungkook x Reader

Genre: Fluff, Futuristic au!

Notes: So I listened to Death of a Bachelor while writing this and I HONESTLY FEEL LIKE TAE WOULD LIKE the song. Idk, it’s a good song. Anyway, loving the support guys, keep it coming <3 Thank you. 3.1k Words

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It had been two hours since TA3 had woken up, and the first thing you did was give him some water – his lips were dry and pale. You had actually written down every observation you had made of him on a notepad, every minute that passed. So far, all he had done was binged on a few fruits, and drank five glasses of water. They were very human habits – nothing out of the ordinary.

He marched across your apartment, and scanned everything you had – the holographic pictures, the drawers, even your wardrobe. Everything just seemed so interesting to him; if you were honest, you found that very adorable, it was like watching a little kid. 

All you needed to figure out was how the experiment worked, what he exactly did. The only thing you were aware of was that he was a guard or some sort; a sentient. There were multiple possibilities running through your mind of what he could have been assigned to do – probably a bodyguard for a government official of some sort.

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Korean Models Turn Actors That We Want To Hug Once In A Lifetime

Their tall skinny appearances might look awkward during their modelling days. But now they are charming and their talent in acting make them shine bright on screen. With their looks and charisma, these dudes definitely will make your inner fangirl squeal. Check out some of these finest Korean models turn actors that we all want to hug at least once in a lifetime.  

Lee Jong Suk 

Born 1989, started his acting debut in 2010, 186 cm tall with luscious lips, cute refreshing smile and that ol’ Bieber fringe. We love him so much in School 2013. Lee Jong Suk also got good eye for good dramas like I Hear Your Voice, Pinocchio and W. 

Song Jae Rim 

Born in 1985, started acting in 2009, 180 cm tall with gorgeous cat-like eyes, baby face, badass tattoos and apple butt. The lord of cheesy lines. We all fell in love with his manly smooth image in the reality show We Got Married and we definitely love him more in The Idle Mermaid, Unkind Ladies and the now playing Our Gab Soon. 

Kim Woo Bin

Can’t forget Kim Woo Bin. Born in 1989, started acting in 2011, 188 cm tall with monster body and sharp luxurious image. He acted well as a troublemaker in Gentleman’s Dignity and School 2013. He was also perfect as a rich kid in The Heirs. He looks very mature and makes girls go Uncontrollably Fond of him. 

Lee Soo Hyuk 

Born 1988, started acting in 2009, 184 cm tall. The forever vampire oppa with cool mysterious charm and deep voice. Though he also looks good in mortal roles, his vampire-like face makes him really suitable as a vampire. We love him in High School King of Savvy and Scholar Who Walks The Night. Can’t wait for his latest drama - The Man Living in Our House with his close model-turned-actor friend Kim Young Kwang, 

Hong Jong Hyun

Born 1990, started acting in 2008, 182 cm tall. We see him here and there as supporting actor in movies and dramas. He nailed his first leading role in a cable drama Her Lovely Heels. He was the MC of Inkigayo, he is also quite active in many variety shows like We Got Married, Style Log, Running Man and many more. He is handsome with a charming bad guy vibe. Recently we can watch his acting as villain in Scarlet Heart Ryeo. 

Ahn Jae Hyun

aka Mr. Goo Hye Sun. Born in 1987. 187 cm tall with baby face and super fair white skin. We are drawn to him since his first role as Cheon Song Yi’s baby brother in My Love From Another Star. Compared to other models turn actors, Ahn Jae Hyun is quite skinny but he is fashionable. We love him in his latest wrapped drama Cinderella and The Four Knight. 

Nam Joo Hyuk

The youngest in this list. Born in 1994. 188 cm tall. He stole our hearts in AKMU 200% music video. He has starred in many good dramas like Surplus Princess, School 2015, Cheese in the Trap and the recent Scarlet Heart Ryeo as the artsy 13th prince. He has this good healthy boy next door image and often been paired up with noonas in the dramas. He is popular and has been awarded a lot as Best New Actor. 

Sung Joon 

Born in 1990. 187 cm tall. He began acting in 2010. He looks so mature for his age and he is awesome with kiss scenes. He is perfect with romantic roles and he’s also great as a villain. We love his acting in I Need Romance 3, Discovery of Love, Hyde Jekyll and Me, High Society and Madame Antoine. 

Kim Young Kwang 

Joo Won’s good sunbae in Good Doctor. Born in 1987, 187 cm tall and handsome with charming smile. We love him in Plus Nine Boys, Pinocchio, D-Day and can’t wait for his latest drama with Lee Soo Hyuk in The Man Living in Our House. 

Lee Kwang Soo

The self-named Asia’s prince. Betrayal giraffe, forever sweetheart yet evil maknae in Running Man. Born in 1985. The tallest in the list - 190+ cm tall. Awkwardly handsome, humble and funny. He’s an all around entertainer with many CF, variety shows, dramas and movies. We love his acting in It’s Okay That’s Love, Dear My Friends and can’t wait for his upcoming drama Entourage.

So Ji Sub

Trained to become a swimming athlete, debut as a model and finally turned into a professional actor that we all adore. Born in 1977. 182 cm tall. The master of broad shoulders, badass tattoos and quiet manly image. He’s always remembered for his hit drama I’m Sorry I Love You. He managed his good image throughout the years in the industry and he runs his own agency company. We are head over heels with his first role as a chaebol in his romantic comedy Master’s Sun.

Cha Seung Won

The daddy of all models turned actors. Born in 1970. 188 cm tall with deep husky voice. A proven good father in real life. He’s been acting in many projects as villain, hero and even a transgender. We especially love him in romantic comedy dramas like City Hall and The Greatest Love. We also love his awkward and funny variety show appearances like in Three Meal’s A Day and Running Man. 


‘Seeking Aether’ (experimental garment collection): InAisce FW 13/14 Men’s Collection featuring South Sudanese refugee and former child soldier turned actor, model and activist Ger Duany  - video link

If Lee Jong Suk, Kim Woo Bin, Ahn Jae Hyun, Sung Joon, Lee Soo Hyuk, Hong Jong Hyun, Kim Young Kwang and Nam Joo Hyuk came together and formed a model turned actor super boyband, how will you react?

- Idea spawned from Lee Jong Suk’s interview response of wanting to form a boyband with Kim Woo Bin & friends.

Model Turned Actors

Visually attractive and very talented in acting. Here are the list of some of my favorites. I’m not sorry for the amount of F5 model-squad. They are handsome and has good bromance. HERE WE GOO:


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2. Lee Soo Hyuk

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3. Hong Jong Hyun

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4. Kim Woo Bin

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5. Kim Young Kwang

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6. Bang Sung Joon

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7. Lee Jong Suk

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*end of drooling and fangirling*

Another Shance Fic Idea

I saw an anti shaladin post while scrolling through the shance tag and got inspired. Thank you random anti!

Modern AU where:

- Lance and Shiro (or any shaladin ship you want idc, it’s just that i’m a shance shipper all the way so…) are celebrities.

- Shiro is one of the best sought out action stars and Lance is a model turned actor. 

- Shiro married young (17-ish) and had a son and a daughter (at 18). He had to leave for the military (for the cash and stability?) and came back with a prosthetic arm and PTSD, his wife couldn’t handle it and she left him.

- So Shiro had to work his ass off to provide for his children, that meant juggling three jobs and working overtime to keep his children happy and comfortable.

- He was discovered by a talent manager while busting tables at a restaurant and he was immediately casted for a car commercial.

- His success started there, and after a successful franchise, Shiro was now an in demand actor.

- Lance, on the other hand, was born in the world of modelling. His mother was a former supermodel and was now his sister’s manager, his father was once the face of Calvin Klein, and his other siblings were frequently booked for modelling high end kid brands. So it was only natural that he went to modelling too.

- But it wasn’t always smooth sailing for Lance. He had to look for for the modelling jobs and not rely on his parents’ and siblings’ assistance. He encountered countless ‘no’s’ and ‘we’ll call you’, until he was offered an acting job for an indie film. And that’s the start of Lance’s career.

- They were casted in the same movie and Lance fell in love at first sight. He saw Shiro carrying his son and was smiling fondly at his daughter while she walked ahead with a giant dog beside her.

- Shiro was wary of his feelings towards lance because he seemed to good to be true. He was amazing with his children, he didn’t expect him to be this macho guy all the time, his smile lights up his face when he talks about his family, and Shiro seemed to open up to him quite easily, which scared him shitless. He didn’t want to chase Lance away with his dark past but yet he stayed and smiled that smile that chased the shadows away.

- When they came out in public, the reactions were quite varied. Some supported them and others did not, and both parties were not ashamed to show their opinions about their relationship.

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ALERT: #NamLee Couple is real! <3

Hello everyone!

I bet everyone has had their newsfeed filled with the news that the ultimate SWAG Couple (Lee Sung Kyung and Nam Joo Hyuk) from hit drama Weightlifting Fairy Kim Bok Joo are together in real life! <3

The two have been close friends since their modeling days and both entered acting in 2014. They’re a well-known match for ad campaigns so they’ve done a lot of work together before they made Weightlifting Fairy Kim Bok Joo. Let’s check out why they’re model-turned-actors are giving us #CoupleLookGoals!

AWWWWWW <3 <3 my kdrama heart is bursting right now!
As we’ve learned from these two since 2014, perfect couple looks depend on complimenting. Sure you can wearing completely matching couple looks, but complimenting your outfits, making them of the same color palette while still emphasizing each’s individual style is also very attractive. 

Damn, the #NamLee couple has been killing the couple look game since they first paired up together <3
Sending super love and happiness to these two since it’s basically a dream come true!

Congratulations Lee Sung Kyung and Nam Joo Hyuk on your relationship! <3 <3

See you soon,

Alyssa <3

11 Of The Hottest Models-Turned-Actors In The Industry Right Now

11 Of The Hottest Models-Turned-Actors In The Industry Right Now

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From the runways to our TV screens, these heartthrobs went from fashion kings to drama sensations. They’re tall, young, chic, and widely famous – fashion models in Korea are a whole different league of their own. They’re a breed of superstars dominating the magazines and designer shows, but some of them take their career to new heights and go from projecting for the cameras to acting on screen.…

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                                  Keith Powers  - Wonderland.

Talking Man Crush Monday and more.

“I was not even thinking about acting,” says the model turned actor, Keith Powers in response to a question about his initial interest in the craft.

You may have received your formal introduction to Powers in the wildly successful 2015 biopic, Straight Outta Compton, in which he played Dr. Dre’s younger brother Tyree Clayton, or as Ronnie DeVoe in the 2017 miniseries, The New Edition Story. Easily becoming Hollywood’s new ‘IT’ guy, thanks in no small part to an impressive line-up of film and TV roles, in his current show, the Bella Thorne boasting Famous in Love—which comes from I. Marlene King, executive producer/co-showrunner of that other not-so-obscure teen series, Pretty Little Liars—he plays young actor and in-house bad boy, Jordan Wilder.

Eager to hear about the life of a star on the rise, we grabbed five with Keith to learn more about the journey to success.

So first off, how did you get into acting?

I got into acting simply through being signed as a model; it gave me the necessary tools to make that step. I remember, I was not even thinking about acting.I had this agent who would always ask me, “what do you want to do? What’s your end gain?” I’m like’ I really don’t know’, but I always thought TV personality would be interesting. I liked seeing hosts and stuff like that.

She recommended me to an agency for commercial talent and I got signed. The agency then happened to become theatrical, so I signed to the theatrical department and took a step back to think if I’m really going to do this, I have to study. I read a few books, I went from class to class and after I booked my first film, House Party: Tonight’s the Night, I literally fell in love. I caught the bug and it was over.

Let’s talk Famous in Love, what attracted you to the role of Jordan?

What I liked about Jordan was that they had already told us, kind of early on, that he would be dealing with a lot as a character. So I felt like if I’m going to be on the show – that has the potential to be on for years – I want to be a complex character; I want to be able to show my talent and range in a character.

And did you find it easy to relate?

I relate to his desires in the sense that when he wants something and tries to make something happen, something bad always pops up. No matter how good he’s doing, something will happen but he always finds a way to get it done. That makes him so much more of a human and I can relate to that. We all make mistakes, or something will happen, and we have to bounce back from it.

You’ve been privy to some super varied roles, from Straight Outta Compton to The New Edition Story and Famous in Love.

Every role is so different and it’s all about research. I didn’t know much about Tyree. Nobody did; it was a dope character to introduce to the world. That was different than playing Ronnie DeVoe in New Edition because people know who Ronnie DeVoe is. You’re not introducing somebody; you have to amplify that character on screen for people to fall back in love with that person. I had to really ask Dr. Dre what was his brother like. I had to bring the little brother to the screen so that people could feel that and when he passed it really hurt. For New Edition so much went into preparing for that; from dance rehearsals to coaching.

Going into Jordan, I felt so free. The preparation was more fun in the sense that I get to create the character for everyone else. I get to come up with what I want him to be in my head, given the guidelines from the writers.

So your roles have undoubtedly led you to the Man Crush Monday title. Is that a bit weird?

Haha, I think that when you’re put in a position like that it’s easy to get big headed and really just think about yourself, to be like, ‘I’m hot and I love everything that I do,’ but for me, I’ve tried to appreciate the fact that when women appreciate my acting, it means something. I’ve always believed that women are the tastemakers for everything. They devote their time and emotion into everything they like. So the fact that I can be a Man Crush Monday – and then a woman tells me she really loved my work in something – it’s a big deal of responsibility. With the position I’m in, I want to lead by example.

Who are your acting influences?

I have so many. I would honestly have to say, of course, Denzel Washington, Will Smith, Jamie Foxx. Then there’s Leonardo DiCaprio, Meryl Streep…I have so many influences. I look up to and identify with the people who made me fall in love.

You’ve mentioned your modelling. How does being in front of the camera compare to walking the runway?

You just have to sell to the audience. A camera is right on you so the audience can always depict when you’re not being truthful. Acting lives in truth, whereas being on the runway, there’s more emotion and fierceness.

Cool. So what’s next for Keith Powers?

I feel like I’m still so much on the come up and I still have so far to go. What’s next? I don’t even know. I want to be doing a bunch of movies. I have a movie coming out called Reality High on Netflix this summer. I’m on a show called Tales; a rap series by Gotti on BET. So I have some little things dropping but there’s so much I want to do. I want to be in different movies and play different characters and at the same time, I want to be on your TV every week with Famous in Love. I just want people to fall in love with my characters and really grow with them.


Justice Joslin, born December 30, 1987 in Nashville, TN is a former football player turned model and actor. He is well known as the face of Carolina Herrera’s CH Prive Men and has starred in commercials for Nautica, Bvlgari, Timberland, Asics and Frye Boots. His acting experience includes, Fish Bait: The Movie (2009), The Quarry (2011), The Actor (short film) (2013) and The Last Train (2016). He had a small role in the pilot of “Selfie” (2014) on ABC. An avid surfer, natural athlete and outdoorsman; he also plays keyboards and guitar in his brothers band, Requested by Scott. Enjoy my Friend!

it’s uri Hong Jong Hyun’s 10th anniversary in his career!!!!

To one of the coolest and most handsome yet the gentlest and most reserved model turned actor in all Korea, my sexy cinnamon roll, happy 10th debut anniversary! Looking forward for more memorable, heart-fluttering roles for you!
나의 왕요, 나의 린, 나의 정! 축하해요! 사라해요! 😘


Fav actors ♡

PART 3 or “some of my favorite "models-turned-actors”; actors, whose acting skills development really positively surprise me; people whose supporting roles were way more interesting than the mains, which allowed me to see the end of some overrated, filled epic wall kisses, fluffy jumpers, too many crying scenes and hugs committed by main couple, dramas & actors for whom I can watch everything “ - YOUNG VERSION (it just happened this way, no ulterior motives, my favorite actors are all-age ranged ^^)