10 Male Idols Who Can Play Ken In Upcoming “Barbie” Movie, According To Fans

These Kens are K-Pop superstars.

Greta Gerwig’s Barbie took the internet by storm when several posters revealing the cast members for the movie were uploaded on Twitter. With a huge cast full of superstars, it’s understandable K-Pop fans started feeling like their idols could very well have been in it!

Many started making similar posters with idols they felt fit the characteristics a Ken needs to have. Meanwhile, others shared photos and videos of their favorite idols looking like Ken or “displaying Ken behavior.” Though there are hundreds of edits out there, here are 10 male idols that K-Pop fans feel fit Ken’s character the most.

1. EXO’s Kai

With his recent cute and sexy visuals from his viral “Rover” stage, there’s no reason for Kai to not be considered a prospect!

2. BTS’s Jimin

Jimin wore a Ken outfit before Ken himself did.


3. Wonho

Whether it’s the blonde hair or his muscles, Wonho definitely fits Ken’s character.

4. BTS’s Jin

The combo of his blonde hair and pink shirt makes Jin one of the best candidates.

5. TXT’s Soobin

This clip would definitely make Barbie‘s casting team give Soobin a call.

6. NCT’s Taeyong

Taeyong is another fan favorite potential Ken, with this tweet racking up 2,500 likes.

7. SHINee

Yup, fans have agreed that every member of SHINee could, in fact, be Ken, and the edit below is proof.

8. Stray Kids’ Hyunjin

There’s just no way one of K-Pop’s most renowned blondes would be missing from this list.

9. EXO’s Chanyeol

Looks like EXO is full of Kens. Following Kai, fans consider Chanyeol a great candidate too!

10. SEVENTEEN’s Joshua

Last but not least, Joshua’s visuals and attitude would definitely make for a perfect Ken.

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