7 Celebrities Who Started Out As Models For Online Shopping Malls

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7 Celebrities Who Started Out As Models For Online Shopping Malls
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7 Celebrities Who Started Out As Models For Online Shopping Malls

While most actors and singers started off their careers through auditions, there are also celebrities that are street-cast by agencies or introduced to agencies by their friends.

A good number of these celebrities actually started out their career as models for online shopping malls, which are very popular in Korea.

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The gugudan member is currently working on School 2017, in which she plays the lead role. School 2017 will begin airing on July 17 at 10 p.m. KST. Plus, Kim Sejeong recently talked about why it was so satisfying to film at the school she used to attend for School 2017.

Singer Eric Nam Makes Forbes' List of Celebrities Under 30
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Singer Eric Nam Makes Forbes' List of Celebrities Under 30

Singer Eric Nam was included in the Forbes' "30 Under 30 Asia" for this year. Nam was described as "one of the most recognized names and faces in Korea's entertainment industry today"

"[Nam] not only sings but hosts multiple TV shows and is the go-to for International collaborations and interviews", wrote Forbes, noting Nam's potential to grow into a global star. "He worked with names such as [rapper] Timbaland ...singer Gallant, and most recently interviewed Emma Watson, Chris Pratt, Benedict Cumberbatch, and Eddie Redmayne, to name a few".

Filipino Celebrities Travel to Korea to Watch Coldplay Concert
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Filipino Celebrities Travel to Korea to Watch Coldplay Concert

Filipino celebrities such as James Reid and Nadine Lustre traveled from the Philippines to attend Coldplays concert in South Korea.

On April 15th, Filipino singer, Kiana Valenciano posted a group picture of herself, her singer boyfriend, her celebrity friends and family at the Coldplay concert in South Korea. It was revealed that her celebrity friends included James Reid, Nadine Lustre, MYX VJS Alex Diaz and Donny Pangilinan, and her celebrity boyfriend, Sam Concepcion. They were also accompanied by Reids sister, Lauren and Valencianos  cousins.

Elementary school kids don’t recognize Jaejoong, ask if he’s an online streamer
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Elementary school kids don’t recognize Jaejoong, ask if he’s an online streamer

JYJ’s Kim Jaejoong felt humiliated after a group of elementary school kids in his own hometown failed to recognize who he was. 

Jaejoong recently visited his hometown in Chungcheong and broadcast his trip live online. The visit was part of his appointment as the honorary ambassador of the Gongju and Baekje Culture Festival.

Jaejoong also included his alma mater in his visit and met a group of elementary school kids along the way. He approached the students and greeted them enthusiastically: “Hello. Who do you think I am? I’m your senior,” he asked. 

Suzy Has Started Filming 'While You Were Sleeping' With Lee Jong Suk: Lee Min Ho Was Reported To Be Jealous to Suzy's Co-Lead
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Suzy Has Started Filming 'While You Were Sleeping' With Lee Jong Suk: Lee Min Ho Was Reported To Be Jealous to Suzy's Co-Lead

Bae Suzy has been confirmed to star "While You Were Sleeping" with Lee Jong Suk. Despite the rumor that Lee Min Ho wanted to get closer to Suzy, she accepted the offer as the lead in this drama without any doubt.

Lee Jong Suk is known for his great chemistry to his co-lead in drama. His previous co-leads, like Kim Woo Bin and Park Shin Hye, both complimented him to build chemistry pretty fast. Having years of experience in acting, Lee Jong Suk is hoped to have a great chemistry with Suzy for the hit of "While You Were Sleeping."