6 Korean Actors Who Were Originally Models | Clozette
Zoolander spent a lot of time wondering if there was more to life than being really, really ridiculously good looking – and it seems like he may not have been the only one!

Cleo.com.sg reveals six beloved K-stars who once fronted ad campaigns and the runways and are now acclaimed actors.

Nam Joohyuk

Before making us swoon in South Korean drama series ‘Weightlifting Fairy Kim Bok-Joo’, Joohyuk was a model for Korean brand SONGZIO Homme in their Spring/Summer 2014 campaign.

Lee Jongsuk

Lee Jongsuk began modelling at the age of 15, but the actor said his stint was merely an accident. In an interview, Jongsuk said he signed on to an agency who promised him acting jobs, but instead he was made to model.

Lee Kwangsoo

Lee Kwangsoo made a name in the entertainment industry though South Korean variety show ‘Running Man’. But before his entertainment and acting skills took centerstage, Kwangsoo walked the runway for various designers.


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Sometimes a particular piece may be a stretch from your personal style and you have no idea how to style it.  Don’t let it hinder you from taking the plunge though!

Take a tulle dress. At first glance, it may seem unwearable. But when you layer it with other pieces of clothing in various textures and forms, your look can completely transform. Thanks to cleo.com.sg, here are some easy ways to rock it.

Jazz up your tee-and-jeans combo

Topshop Tulle Ruche Tunic (zalora.com.sg)

Take your basic outfit to the next level by layering over with a tulle dress. Elevate the casualness of your regular tee-and-jeans combo by evoking a hint of femininity with the help of the dress. 

Use a sleeveless dress as your base

Reclaimed Vintage Oversized Sheer Tulle Dress With Cami Slip (asos.com)

Amp up the style of your trusted basic dress by giving it another dimension through texture. Slip on a tulle dress over it to give your ensemble a nice contrast.

Layer with outerwear

Style Nanda Sleeveless See-Through Tiered Dress (stylenanda.com)

Take layering to another level by wearing an outerwear over your tulle dress. This will give a different kind of dimension to your outfit.


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If you’ve ever wondered why a model’s last name sounds familiar, it could be because they’re related to someone famous. Ahead, cleo.com.sg shares just a few of the models who have famous parents.

Lily-Rose Depp

Lily-Rose Depp is carrying her father, Johnny Depp’s name proudly as she makes waves in the fashion industry. The young model has recently been named the face of Chanel’s Rogue Coco Gloss.

Frances Bean Cobain

Gigi Hadid

From print to runway to TV commercials, Gigi Hadid is everywhere. Gigi’s mum, Yolanda, may have been the motivation behind her decision to start modelling. Before becoming part of The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills cast, Yolanda was a professional model.


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