7 stars who look like they are in their early 20s but will actually turn 30 in 2022

2021 will end in less than a month. Some Korean celebrities will begin their 30s after getting a year older in 2022.

Most of them often get praised for their young look, which is surprising enough to make people believe them to be in their early 20s. Compared to their debut days, their appearance didn’t change much, drawing admiration from fans.

Here are 7 1993-born celebrities whom we cannot estimate their age just by looking at their young visuals.

1. IU

Singer and actor IU has been busy releasing numerous albums in 2021. She was born on May 16th, 1993 and will turn 30 in 2022.


IU made her debut in the entertainment industry in 2008 when she was still a middle school student. Therefore, she was named “Nation’s Little Sister”.


At that time, IU became famous thanks to her white skin and attractive voice. Now, she is recognized as an all-rounder entertainer with perfect performances in various fields, including composing, lyrics writing, and even acting.

2. Park Bo-gum

Actor Park Bo-gum, who is currently serving in the military, is also one of the stars who will turn 30 next year.

Park Bo-gum

Park Bo-gum joined the lineup of rising actors in 2015 after making his name known to the public through the role of Taek in tvN’s drama “Reply 1988”.

Park Bo-gum

After then, he was offered many lead roles in dramas and also challenged himself with various jobs in different fields, such as advertising model and MC.

3. Taemin

Taemin, the youngest member of boy group SHINee, will also begin his 30s in 2022.


Taemin, who made his debut when he was still in middle school, has been especially loved by older female fans, thanks to his youthful and cute appearance during his debut days with chubby cheeks and a pretty visual.


Taemin showed off his sexy charms when debuting as a soloist. In his late 20s, he has also gained attention for his manly image.

4. Seo Kang-joon

Actor Seo Kang-joon was born on October 12th, 1993, and will be 30 years old after this year ends.

Seo Kang-joon

He started his career as an actor through the web drama “After School: Lucky or Not” in 2013 and continued to work hard before his enlistment.

Seo Kang-joon

Seo Kang-joon, who recently joined the military, revealed his short haircut and left a message, saying, “I will come back with a more confident appearance. I will have been in my early 30s when coming back and will show you more of my diverse aspects.”

5. Yoo Seung-ho

Actor Yoo Seung-ho, who has accumulated such a solid filmography since his childhood, will soon enter his 30s.

Yoo Seung-ho

Yoo Seung-ho started with MBC’s “Daddy Fish” when he was 8 years old and starred in numerous famous works, such as movie “The Way Home”, and KBS2’s drama “Magic Fighter Mir & Gaon”.

Yoo Seung-ho, who gained huge love from aunt and uncle fans since he was a kid, was given the nickname “Nation’s Little Brother”.

Yoo Seung-ho

Unlike other male stars of his age, Yoo Seung-ho joined the army in his 20s and has continued to be active in acting.

7. D.O

The main vocalist of EXOD.O is also a star born in 1993 and is about to turn 30.


He debuted with EXO in 2012. Unlike his charismatic appearance on stage, D.O showed off his unexpected charm with playful expressions in daily life.


D.O later began to go on a new path as an actor with SBS’s drama “It’s Okay, That’s Love” and even received many compliments as an “acting idol”.

7. BTS Suga

Suga is a member of the top boy group BTS, whose song is selected as “Best Song of 2021” by various major foreign media outlets.

BTS Suga

Suga was also a 1993-born idol and will enter his 30s in 2022.

He is still boasting his qualities as a producer by participating in writing and composing BTS‘s songs.

BTS Suga

If the Military Service Act is not revised, he will have to enlist soon.

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