GOT7 Jinyoung, ATEEZ Yunho, and More: These are the Most Anticipated Idol-Actors

In a recent poll conducted by StarPlay, fans could vote for their favorite idol-actor and score them a subway ad.

Want to know who won the top spot and who else made the top ten rankings? Then keep on reading!

GOT7 Jinyoung, ATEEZ Yunho, and More: These are the Most Anticipated Idol-Actors
(Photo : ATEEZ Instagram | Jinyoung Instagram | Sehun Instagram)

GOT7's Jinyoung Selected as People's Most Anticipated Idol-Actor

From Apr. 29 to May 13, StarPlay conducted a poll, titled "The most anticipated actor idol in 2021?"

Fans were tasked to vote for their all-rounder bias, who is not only great on stage but also great at acting. They were encouraged to select the idol they wish would appear in dramas every single day.

The idol who won first place would earn a Seoul Station CM board video advertisement and news coverage reporting that they are first place and had won a subway advertisement.

Ranking in the first place is GOT7's Jinyoung, who snagged 71.57% of the total votes.

Jinyoung made his acting debut in 2012 when he was cast in the role of Jung Ui Bong in the teen drama "Dream High 2."

That same year, he acted in the MBC drama "When a Man Falls in Love." He stopped acting for a year until he returned to the silver screen in 2015 in "This Is My Love."

(Photo : Jinyoung Instagram)

He made his film debut in 2016 with the independent film "A Stray Goat."

In the movie, Jinyoung played a high school student who moved to Goseong. There, he meets a girl who is an outcast due to rumors and whispers about her father.

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He gained fame for his role in "Legend of the Blue Sea" in 2016, where he acted as the teenage version of Lee Min Ho's character. He earned further praise in 2018 when he starred in the fantasy rom-com drama "He is Psychometric."

In 2020, he starred in the television series "When My Love Blooms."

(Photo : Jinyoung Instagram)

Jinyoung is currently filming for the tvN drama "Devil Judge," which is set to air in June.

ATEEZ's Yunho is the Second Most Anticipated Idol-Actor

Coming in second place is ATEEZ member Yunho, who snagged 12.87% of the total votes.

Unlike Jinyoung, who has acted for years now, Yunho debuted as an actor just this year.

Four members of ATEEZ — Yunho, Jongho, Seonghwa, and San — are cast in the drama "Imitation," with Yunho as the lead.

(Photo : ATEEZ Instagram)

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Yunho plays the role of Lee Yu Jin, the center of rising boy group Sparkling. He is known for his soft and charming image but is actually filled with ambition and persistence.

Yu Jin has a secret crush on his long-time best friend Lee Ma Ha (played by Jung Ji So), the center of the rising girl group Tea Party, as they trained together for years under Music Holic.

Yu Jin begins to show his competitive side after seeing Ma Ha become close to another male idol center, Ryok of Shax, and he is now determined to beat both Shax and Ryok.

(Photo : ATEEZ Instagram)

These are the Top 10 Most Anticipated Idol-Actors, According to StarPlay

*Note: Percentage of votes seen next to the idol's name

1. GOT7's Jinyoung - 71.57%

2. ATEEZ's Yunho - 12.87%

3. EXO's Sehun - 9.19%

4. AB6IX's Kim Donghyun - 2.83%

5. Yoon Jisung - 1.87%

6. SF9's Dawon - 0.95%

7. NU'EST's Minhyun - 0.35%

8. Weki Meki's Kim Doyeon - 0.24%

9. Oh My Girl's Arin - 0.12%

10. NU'EST's JR - 0.02%

Did your favorite idol make it to the list? Tell us in the comments below!

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Written by Alexa Lewis

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