We all know EXO’s main vocalist D.O. for his somber and sweet voice in the K-pop band’s music as well as his own solo music projects, which resonates with fans. But did you know that he is also a wonderful actor? So this time we should not recognize him for his stellar vocals only but also his wonderful acting skills. He goes by his real name Doh Kyung-soo for his acting gigs. He made his first debut as a lead actor in the drama ‘Pure Love’ in 2016 and since then he has starred in various television dramas and movies.
Previously, he had worked with the director Kim Yong-hwa in the fantasy fiction film called ‘Along with the Gods: The Two Worlds’ which was released in 2017. He is mostly loved for his role in the 2018 K-drama ‘100 Days My Prince’ as the crown prince Lee Yul’. It is reported that he had completed the filming of his new movie. It will be his second project with the screenwriter, director, and producer Kim Yong-hwa.
EXO’s D.O. as the main role in ‘The Moon’
CJ ENM reported on October 13, the completion of the filming of their science fiction movie starring EXO’s D.O. titled, ‘The Moon’ which depicts the real-life story of the man who was left behind on the moon. According to the makers of the film, The movie is Korea’s first exploration material. The film is about a man who is left alone in space while another man from Earth tries to desperately save him. The film will be released in the latter half of this year as the movie has completed its filming schedule.
EXO’s D.O. is featured as the main role in the movie as a character who is inspired by Johny Kim. Johny Kim is the first Korean-American to become a NASA astronaut and is one of the astronauts responsible for the Artemis project, a lunar exploration plan. Actors Sol Kyung-gu and Kim Hee-ae are in the main roles alongside D.O. and actor jo Hanchul will play the role of a supporting actor in the film. Not a lot of detail has been exposed about the film, Kim Yong-hwa is the director of this film making it his second project with EXO’s D.O.
— CJ ENM Movie (@CJENMMOVIE) October 13, 2021
‘Can’t wait for actor Doh Kyung-soo’
Many fans were left swooning all over the world, as soon as the makers released the photo on Twitter in which EXO’s D.O. appeared wearing an astronaut suit.
In response to the post, one tweeted”CANT WAIT FOR ACTOR DOH KYUNGSOO !! NOBODY IS TOUCHING HIM”. While another fan joked by tweeting, “EXOLs right now:” with a picture of someone fainting.
Lots of fans have made a tweet which is given below.
“Kyungsoo Again it will break a record your work is always great and we want to see you act we know that you worked very hard you know that we love you and we always support you ”
“Kyungsoo been hinting us with this movie since 2015” with a picture of D.O in an astronaut suit which he had appeared for EXO’s concept photo in the past.
“Since I wasn’t able to hype ASTRONAUT KYUNGSOO real time earlier, I am definitely enjoying this moment now! Soo happy!! Hopefully, we get regular snippets while waiting for the full movie. Looking forward to all the promotions we’ll have soon!! Actorsoo is back! #도경수”
“FIRST PREVIEW OF ASTRONAUT KYUNGSOO!!!!!!! i’M SHAKING OGMTGODDDD MY HEART!!!!!”
CANT WAIT FOR ACTOR DOH KYUNGSOO !! NOBODY IS TOUCHING HIM
— َ (@alwysnight) October 13, 2021
EXOLs right now: pic.twitter.com/lVbkd9zEat
— 🦋飞天 Hermionee 'ㅅ' 🦋 (@xLittleActive) October 13, 2021
Kyungsoo Again it will break a record your work is always great and we want to see you act we know that you worked very hard you know that we love you and we always support you 💗 pic.twitter.com/wtFtauORYp
— Rebe | 레베🦄 ʕ •ᴥ•ʔ/ (@Xingmi_071016) October 13, 2021
Kyungsoo been hinting us with this movie since 2015 pic.twitter.com/Wdp2Pb6rtp
— jae☾ (@exo_jae_) October 13, 2021
Since I wasn't able to hype ASTRONAUT KYUNGSOO real time earlier, I am definitely enjoying this moment now! 😂 Soo happy!! Hopefully, we get regular snippets while waiting for the full movie. Looking forward to all the promotions we'll have soon!! 😭 Actorsoo is back! 🥰 #도경수 https://t.co/iROctyO8sX
— Lara💖 • 🌕도경수 | The Moon🌝 (@Starry58Lara) October 14, 2021
astronaut kyungsoo 💗🐧🚀
2015 sing for you 2021 the moon
album movie pic.twitter.com/gI7XCkz0PT
— 마일린🌸 (@carmyl29) October 13, 2021
FIRST PREVIEW OF ASTRONAUT KYUNGSOO!!!!!!! i’M SHAKING OGMTGODDDD 😭😭😭😭😭😭 MY HEART!!!!! pic.twitter.com/Fmwz00kkQf
— klau 🌝 东 (@kokokbop) October 13, 2021