“EXchange 2” Jeong Hyun Kyu Goes Viral For His “Idol-Like Visuals” In New Photoshoot

“I see Song Kang and Infinite’s L.”

EXchange 2‘s contestant Jeong Hyun Kyu already created a stir when he strolled on screen. Netizens soon found out about his elite background. Not only was he enrolled in the prestigious Seoul National University, he was also preparing a start-up. He also was middle school friends with NCT‘s Jaehyun.

Recently, he created even more of a buzz with his Instagram update. The update included a series of casual late night snaps on film.

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The photos were accompanied with the caption, “-10kg.

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It is unclear if he had recently lost 10kg, or if the photos were from when he was 10kg lighter.

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Regardless, netizens were thrilled to see him at his visual peak.

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They even praised his hairstyle, for he once was teased for having “weird hair” on the show.

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The photos made him look even more like an idol than usual.

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He could knock any boy group member out of the water.

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Netizens also compared the photos to a photoshoot that an idol would do.

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They likened him to celebrities such as Song Kang and Infinite‘s L. A repost on a community site soon hit over 50,000 views.

Netizen reactions to Hyun Kyu. | theqoo

  • “I see Song Kang and L. F*cking handsome.”
  • “He’s really handsome.”
  • “Gasp, what the. Why is he so handsome?”
  • “I was like, why didn’t he debut? Then I realized he was from SNU.”
  • “What’s his job? Feels like he would’ve been casted.”

With those visuals, it’s surprising he didn’t move into the entertainment industry!

Source: theqoo