7 times we loved Yang Yang, the gorgeous leading man of Love O2O
Yang Yang is one of China's hottest rising stars and the leading man of new hit drama Love O2O. Many fans openly admit that they can't take their eyes off of the incredibly handsome actor. If you enjoy the 6 reasons to watch the adorable romance comedy, here is your chance to experience 7 more times to fall in love with the gorgeous heartthrob.
1. When he's been cute ever since childhood - Many students used to flock to to the school he attended to get a glimpse of him.
Born on September 9, 1991, Yang Yang has been passionate about dancing since childhood and started dance lessons at the age of five. He graduated from the Department of Dance in People's Liberation Army Arts College.
Yang Yang's name is pronounced like Young Young. His Chinese name is 楊洋, with his first name 洋 meaning "Ocean" and his family surname 楊 referring to the Poplar trees.
2. When he stars in his first leading role, at the age of 17, in The Dream of Red Mansions:
Yang Yang rose to fame for his performance and won Best New Actor award. The search for the leads was very high profile for the drama based on the famous literary classic Dream of the Red Chamber. The director felt Yang Yang possessed an innate quality that made him a natural for the central role of Jia Baoyu.
3. When his stamps are issued - China's official postal service issued a set of Yang Yang stamps in January 2016.
Fans applauded the stamps as a new year's gift from the China Post, and the initial release was sold out on the first day. Do you think fans would actually mail a letter using the Yang Yang stamp?
4. When he represents China to carry the torch at Athens for Rio Olympics:
5. When he greets fans on Chinese Valentine's Day, (aka Qi Xi,) on the 7th day of the 7th month in the lunar calendar:
Doesn't he have an attractive voice?
6. When he sings and dances:
Yang Yang has said that he only dreamed of being a dancer and never expected to become an actor. This is the first MV in which he gets to sing and dance.
7. When he smiles - The camera loves him! We love him!
What's more, Yang Yang is not just admired for his handsome face. His fans also point to his excellent manners and temperament as his strengths, and view him as a positive role model.
Wait, here's a bonus!
8. When we see him as a martial arts hero in Love O2O's fantasy game world:
Yang Yang plays Xiao Nai, campus hottie, basketball star, computer science wiz who is also the top RPG (role playing game) gamer.
Did I mention he is breathtakingly gorgeous?
Love O2O has the perfect combination of cute romance, attractive leads, college student vibes, fantasy gaming, all wrapped in one enjoyable package. Let's join Xiao Nai (Yang Yang) and Bei Wei Wei (Zheng Shuang) on their journey from online gaming to real romance.
The new drama is being simulcast on DramaFever and updated every day from Monday to Saturday. Check it out:
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