21-Year-Old North Korean Defector Resembles Wonder Girls’ Sunye

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A 21-year-old North Korean defector is attracting attention for resembling Wonder Girls’ Sunye. On December 5, several screen captures titled, “21-year-old Mother’s Beauty,” were uploaded on online communities, quickly becoming one of the hottest trending topics today.

Heo Il Shim has already made headlines for her beauty by appearing on various television program. Earlier this July, netizens nicknamed her “Goo Hara Look-a-Like Defector, “ for looking very much like the popular singer. However, she found herself a new nickname with her recent TV appearance.

Netizens commented, “She’s so adorable,” “She should have become an idol,” “She’s like Go Hara, Sunye, and Kim Yoo Jung rolled into one,” and more.

Meanwhile, Heo Il Shim defected to China when she was six and entered South Korea in 2010.

What do you think? Does she really look like newly engaged Sunye?