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Jobs that Korean celebrities had before they became famous

By AllK_Maknae   Tuesday, April 11, 2017   483,337   3,824   40
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Jobs that Korean celebrities had before they became famous
If you thought that idols started off instantly rich and famous, then you are dead wrong! It takes time to become famous, let alone enter the competitive spotlight of Korean entertainment! Before debuting, some celebrities had some unique jobs. Check out this list of unexpected jobs by various Korean celebs!

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    pinyot Wednesday, April 12, 2017

    habe u seen a chef!

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    Okcatswife Wednesday, April 12, 2017

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    heavenrise Wednesday, April 12, 2017

    "[...]was a simple graphic designer until he[...]"As a graphic designer, I really want to say: f*ck you.

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    Okcatswife heavenrise Wednesday, April 12, 2017

    They must know how simple the job is... not

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    Peaches_Rose Wednesday, April 12, 2017

    i have no job. one day i'll be a billionaire.

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    Okcatswife Peaches_Rose Wednesday, April 12, 2017

    Lol I really wish you all the luck, unfortunatly it doens't work like that in rl

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    Peaches_Rose Okcatswife Friday, April 14, 2017

    thanks. it did for j k rowling and several billionaires and multi millionaires all around the world. it might work for me too. it is my dream- to be a billionaire.

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    MargtEsperanza Wednesday, April 12, 2017

    Ma Dong Seok I love him!

    I dont have a kink for muscles I just bet his hugs must be amazing!

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    Naruta Wednesday, April 12, 2017

    Well, I guess this might only fit for the elderidols/actors since nowadays rookies start when barely out of preschool. Sad for them because they don´t get the chance to make "normal" experiences. Having the chance to be an Idol is fantastic, no doubt, but still they miss a lot and have to give up  lot. I have slightly mixed feelings if it´s really a good thing to grow up under the eyes of a whole nation / fandom. My two cents for today ;-)

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    Mehrvigne Naruta Wednesday, April 12, 2017

    That's how I feel about our Olympic athletes. Like the gymnasts and such. They start tumbling when they're like 2. Old enough to walk? You're old enough to train. Then by their late teens, they've got gold medals, national recognition, but their joints are shot.

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    teleri Naruta Wednesday, April 12, 2017

    ELDERLY actors? LOL LOL LOL LOL

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    Naruta teleri Thursday, April 13, 2017

    Compared to girl groups where some of the members are only 17, you can call especially all those actors over 35 of course elder, since they are double their age. The youngest in this list is Soyu with 25, and Leo with 26. Then there are Kim Min Suk and Janghyun with 27. The rest on this list is 30 and elder, up to 46 ( Lee Young Ae and Ma Dong Seok). Vernon from Seventeen appeared in Hello Venus´MV when he was only 14. So he never had a chance to have a job or a normal life. This is what I wanted to say. Ma Dong Seok on the other hand started filming when he was already 33. Maybe now you see the difference between "back then" and "nowadays".

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    teleri Naruta Thursday, April 13, 2017

    Honey, a 5, 10 or even 15 year age difference from a 17 year old does NOT make said person 'elderly'. You really fail to understand the meaning of the word. What you want is 'older' as in older generation etc. YOU are misusing the language LOL NONE of these people are anywhere close to elderly :D

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    Naruta teleri Thursday, April 13, 2017

    The only one using "elderly" was you. I wrote "elder" which only means that they are Seniors to the new Idols. Nothing more, nothing less. I might not be perfect in using the language, but you have severe reading difficulties, kiddo.

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    teleri Naruta Friday, April 14, 2017

    Uh, NOOOOO. Go back up there to read - I REACTED to YOUR comment, dear. If the word 'elderly' hadn't been in the post, I would not have said a thing.

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    Mehrvigne teleri Friday, April 14, 2017

    Elderly is the adverb form of "elder" meaning anyone older than you. It could be one year, it could be 50+ years. So the use of elder is in the correct form. It's all good.

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    Naruta teleri Friday, April 14, 2017

    At l now I know for sure that you HAVE reading difficulties. Maybe you should follow your own advice and go back up there to read. "... only fit for the elderidols/actors ..." I made a typo by writing "elder" and "idol" in one word (which happened accidentally due to my silly phone sometimes hanging). Obviously this confused you. But I'll forgive you anyway *lol*

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    Naruta Mehrvigne Friday, April 14, 2017

    Thank you for your explanation. But still, the word "elderly" doesn't appear in my comments.....

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    teleri Mehrvigne Friday, April 14, 2017

    Okay, girls. My reading comprehension is far and away better than most people (have the credentials to prove it). I see your explanation but 'elder' still has connotations of being aged, and the correct word here would have been 'senior'.

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    federick Wednesday, April 12, 2017

    22. PARK BO GUM- was actually my ex boyfriend before joining the lime light.

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    Peaches_Rose federick Wednesday, April 12, 2017

    lol

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    retheply Wednesday, April 12, 2017

    Sojin was also supposed to be an engineer; she majored in engineering

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    bangeryun94 retheply Wednesday, April 12, 2017

    Isn't she still in school?

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    xxkonxx Wednesday, April 12, 2017

    I love how everyone gets a sentence or two of explanations but then there's "Kim Nam Joo - Seoul Village Office Employee".

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    allkpopellie Wednesday, April 12, 2017

    it was interesting, Won bin :)

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