In recent years, Korean news and culture has been a recurring hot topic all over the Philippines. Filipinos have been binge watching K-dramas, listening to songs of K-idol groups, and even dressing in line with K-fashion. It’s safe to say that Filipinos are now more than ever, invested in the realm of Korean culture. Another current popular topic is the usage of TikTok, a social media app people go to for mostly entertainment. It also happens to be a place where Korean stars and celebrities are slowly getting into. For those well-versed in the Korean entertainment scene who are also avid TikTok users, take a look at these Korean stars who are on the app.
Here are 7 Korean actors, idols, and celebrities to follow on TikTok:
1. Lee Si Young - @leesiyoung38
Actress and former boxer Lee Si Young has a huge fanbase on TikTok due to her witty, light-hearted videos that viewers find amusing.
2. TWICE - @twice_tiktok_official
This South Korean girl group does a lot of fun trends on their TikTok account! They also make cute videos to promote their latest songs.
3. Rosé - @roses_are_rosie
So far, Rosé is the only member of her girl group, Blackpink, with her own TikTok account. Here, she makes casual, trendy videos and even promotes her latest songs from time to time.
4. Park Hae-jin - @parkhaejin_official
This Korean actor may play some serious roles on K-dramas, but he shows a rather goofy side of himself on his account.
5. Stray Kids - @jypestraykids
If you want to see funny and quite random videos from an idol group, check out the account of Stray Kids. Aside from hopping on trends, they also promote their comebacks!
6. Jee Seok Jin - @jeeseokjin
Former singer and popular Korean comedian Jee Seok Jin's TikTok reflects his outgoing, witty personality. Watch his videos to see some funny skits and interesting life hacks.
7. BTS - @bts_official_bighit
For armys looking for more BTS content, check out the group’s TikTok account. You’ll find the group's silly videos, popular dances, and random, fun content on there.