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If you have been a K-Drama fan for a bit, you would have notice models turned actors in Korean dramas. Not only they are tall, handsome, and charismatic, they also have a great acting.

The camera directors on the filming set cannot help but be surprised by their height. Also, for these actors, the “manner legs” are mandatory on the set.

Here are 6 models turned actors that wow with awesome visuals and great acting.

 

1- Lee MinKi

Lee MinKi recently acted in “The Beauty Inside” and attracted once again the public attention. He is 183 cm and debuted first as a model. Then, he started to act in 2004.

 6 Male Model Turned Actors Who Left Camera Director’s In Awe With Their Acting Skills

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2- Lee JongSuk

Lee JongSuk is 186 cm and a top Hallyu star. Many fans are well aware that the actor first debuted as a model at the young age of 17 years old (Korean age) in 2005.

 6 Male Model Turned Actors Who Left Camera Director’s In Awe With Their Acting Skills

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3- Shin SeungHo

Shin SeungHo is tall of 186 cm and was part of the “2016 SBS Super Model Contest”. He then debuted in the popular web drama “A-Teen”. What is also interesting is that he has a past of model and football player.

 6 Male Model Turned Actors Who Left Camera Director’s In Awe With Their Acting Skills

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4- Yoon KyunSang

Yoon KyunSang is 192 cm (even if officially 187 cm) and debuted as a model right after graduating from high school. He debuted in the drama “Faith” in 2012. Many fans are waiting for his comeback with “Clean With Passion For Now”.

 6 Male Model Turned Actors Who Left Camera Director’s In Awe With Their Acting Skills

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5- Nam JooHyuk

Nam JooHyuk is also a top Hallyu actor with 187 cm. He debuted in 2013 as an S/S Collection SONGZIO model and then debuted as an actor in 2014. Many fans are waiting for his upcoming drama “Dazzling“.

 6 Male Model Turned Actors Who Left Camera Director’s In Awe With Their Acting Skills

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6- Jang KiYong

Jang KiYong dreamed about becoming a model and was going to an academy to become one. He debuted in the 2012 Seoul Fashion Week. He debuted in acting in 2014.  Jang KiYong is 187 cm.

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