On the December 6 broadcast of KBS’ entertainment news program “Entertainment Weekly,” critics and experts of the music and drama industry gathered together to discuss and rank the top idol-actors of 2014.
Prior to the broadcast, producers selected a list that included a total of over 40 idol-turned-actors. From the list, a group of 10 pop culture critics shared their thoughts and opinions on the acting abilities of these acting idols.
According to the critics, EXO member D.O was chosen as the top idol-actor of this year for his work in the drama “It’s Okay, That’s Love.” Following behind him for the second and third spots were ZE:A’s Siwan and A Pink’s Eunji, respectively.
A few of the experts commented on D.O’s acting: “[He] showed an unbelievably deep understanding of his character,” and “[He] did well in portraying a surreal character in a realistic way. His growth rate is the fastest among idol-actors.”
What are your thoughts on this ranking?