Seungri also ventured into acting, first in the musical Sonagi (2008) before appearing in films such as Nineteen and Why Did You Come to Our Home? He branched into television drama with the Japanese Nihon TV special drama Kindaichi Shonen no Jikenbo (2013) and the South Korean television drama Angel Eyes (2014).Hoping to pursue a career in the entertainment industry, Seungri appeared in survival program Let's Coke Play! The formation of the group was documented on television.The group's breakthrough came with the release of their first extended play, Always (2007), which included the number one song "Lies" (Korean: 거짓말; Revised Romanization: Geojitmal).Battle Shinhwa, a reality television series to find the next Shinhwa. Following his appearance on the show, Seungri was scouted by YG Entertainment to audition for the new boy band, Big Bang, alongside five other members: T. Despite the initial six members, Seungri and Hyun-seung risked elimination due to their stage presences and were given one final opportunity to impress Yang Hyun-suk, founder of YG Entertainment.While Seungri was picked to stay, Hyung-seung (who went on to debut with the boy band Beast) was dropped before the official debut.better known by his stage name Seungri (Hangul: 승리, Victory), is a South Korean singer-songwriter and actor.Seungri debuted as the youngest member in 2006 with the boy band Big Bang under YG Entertainment before embarking on a solo career, adopting the stage name of V. His first extended play, VVIP (2011), yielded two singles: "VVIP" and "What Can I Do." The latter peaked at number seven on the Gaon chart, and the album sold over 44,000 copies.His second Korean EP Let's Talk About Love (2013) fared better and was supported by "Gotta Talk to You" (Korean: 할말 있어요, Revised Romanization: Na Jigeum Halmal Isseoyo), which charted at number three on the Gaon chart.
It spawned several airplay titles, including "La La La", "We Belong Together" and "Forever with You" which featured label-mate Park Bom.Seungri also recorded his first solo song "The Next Day" (Korean: 다음날) for Big Bang's first album Since 2007.