Cha Eun Woo recently starred in the popular drama’ True Beauty‘. He portrays the role of Lee Su Ho who is similar with his personality in real life. Cha Eun Woo is known for his killer visuals. But apart from that he is a multi-talented korean star. He excells in everything —from acting, to singing, dancing, modeling, and playing instruments. He is also an achiever in school. He is like a living fictional character with so much talent that he can show.
But there are a lot of things that you didn’t know about him. Intrigued? Here are the 10 facts about ‘True Beauty‘ star Cha Eun Woo .
His zodiac sign is Aries.
Cha Eun Woo was born on March 30,1997 and raised in the Gyeonggi Province of South Korea, making the 24 year old Korean Star have a zodiac sign of Aries.
According to horoscopes, people who have aries zodiac sign were passionate, enthusiastic, and hardworking.
They put one-hundred percent effort into everything they do. They won’t stop until they reach their dreams, or until they find their dream person.
His real name is Lee Dong Min.
Cha Eun Woo is just his stage name.
A little bit of trivia, the actor adapted his now-popular moniker after he played a character of the same name in the 2015 web series To Be Continued, in which he received a lot of recognition and praises.
He is a K-pop idol.
Any fan of Cha Eun Woo already knows this, but if you only know him on the drama True Beauty, then you need to know that he is a part of a K-pop boy group called Astro, in where he is the vocalist and the visual of the group.
He started out as an actor.
Though well known as a K-pop idol, Eun Woo actually started in the entertainment industry as an actor.
His career started off in 2014 with a minor role on the drama of Song Hye Kyo entitled, ‘My Brilliant Life’.
After starring in a few web dramas, Eun Woo finally got his first leading role in the drama ‘My ID Is Gangnam Beauty’, which boosted his popularity not only in South Korea but also worldwide.
He’s currently enrolled in a University
Cha Eun Woo is currently studying in Sungkyunkwan University where he majors in performing arts.
Other famous alumni from the school include Song Joong Ki, Jo Bo Ah, and Shin Ye Eun.
SKKU is known as one of the top schools in South Korea, and is the oldest known University in the country.
He was included in GQ Korea’s Men of the Year list
Named by fans and the media as a ‘visual god’ or ‘face genius’ for his killer visuals , it’s no surprise that Cha Eun Woo has filled the pages of several magazines since his debut. He is even awarded as the 2018 Man of the Year by GQ Korea joining Lee Dong Wook and Zico.
He was at the top of his class in high school.
Cha Eun Woo is not only about his killer visuals but the actor is intelligent and excels well in school.
He was at the top of his class in high school, aside from being a class president for several years, and being the captain of his school’s football and basketball teams in middle school.
He is also skilled in learning languages and can speak English well.
In an interview, he said,” I’m so ambitious. I love studying languages. I’m taking a Japanese standardized test next month.”
Cha Eun Woo also plays multiple instruments including the piano, guitar, and violin.
He studied in the Philippines during his first grade.
During his visit in the Philippines on 2019, he revealed that he lived in the Philippines for 6 months to study English. During that time, he is in first grade.
That’s the reason why Filipinos are close to his heart.
He’s a morning person.
Fans have humorously call Eun Woo as Astro’s “morning alarm.”
This is because he’s known to wake up earlier than the other members and is often the one who wakes them up.
He remains humble despite his popularity
Despite his rise in popularity, and near-perfect image, Eun Woo has always taught himself to remain humble.
“When I was little, my mother would post little notes at places like the bedside and next to the phone that read ‘learn to be thankful’ and ‘look back on your actions.’
He added, “Those messages kind of became a part of my personal value system,” he said in an interview with GQ Korea.