Long gone are the days singers only sing and actors only act. Astro’s Cha Eun Woo is one of Korea’s multi-talented actors, who can sing and dance perfectly on stage as well as fall in love on demand. To celebrate his return to the small screen on My ID is Gangnam Beauty and Revenge Note, here are five things you may not have known about the actor.

1. Cha Eun Woo was discovered by a Fantagio manager at a school festival


On last year's episode of ‘Immortal Songs,’ he recalled how he was casted. "No one in my family was in the music industry. I got discovered when a talent scout stopped me on my way to bathroom," Eun Woo said. If you see how good looking he was in his school days, you couldn't blame the Fantagio manager.


2. Cha Eun Woo and Seo Kang Joon have starred in a M/V together


To support Hello Venus’s sixth mini album, the two actors starred in their Mysterious M/V in 2017. They all share the same agency. Watch and marvel for yourselves at the bellboy Eun Woo and train rider Kang Joon.

3. Eunwoo played Song Hye Kyo and Kang Dong Won’s son in My Brilliant Life

Back in 2014, Song Hye Kyo and Kang Dong Won in My Brilliant Life (My Palpitating Life) played a young couple raising a child, Ah Reum, diagnosed with progeria. Cha Eun Woo played the healthy Ah Reum in the film. (Click here to read about how he was discovered)

4. His extraordinary chemistry with Im Soo Hyang lives beyond the screen


The pair already displayed great chemistry in My ID is Gangnam Beauty, but did you know that it continues off the camera?

5. Eun Woo is so good looking that he had a group of men approach him


Eun Woo was traveling Paris in a reality show 'Those Who Cross the Line' when a group of Italian men approached him. They must’ve known something was up, because they were curious to know what he did for a living, to which When Eun Woo replied, “I’m a Korean singer.” (Watch the clip here)

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