Fans of My ID is Gangnam Beauty have their hearts set on the leading couple, but it's hard not to also like Kwak Dong Yeon, who is putting up his best and hilarious effort to compete with Cha Eun Woo for Im Soo Hyang. Do you recognize the cute actor in another romantic drama as a Joseon bodyguard?

Although Kwak Dong Yeon plays an upperclassman and teacher's assistant in the campus drama, he is actually only 21 years old, and exactly older than Cha Eun Woo by only two days. (Yep, 2 days!)

I kept thinking I've seen him somewhere before. Turns out he's been in many dramas. The contrast is particularly stunningbetween his current role in the campus drama and the one as a Joseon swordsman in Moonlight Drawn by Clouds.

Wearing long hair and armed with a sword, the handsome swordsman was the mysterious yet trusted bodyguard to the crown prince (Park Bo Gum ) in the romantic costume drama.

He practically lived above the ceiling or in the shadow. You never knew when he would appear out of nowhere to protect the crown prince.

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Kwak Dong Yeon debuted in 2012, in the family drama My Husband Got a Family, for which he won a Best Young Actor award. Since then, he has appeared in many dramas and transitioned to grown-up roles. He was nominated for Best New Actor for Moonlight Drawn by Clouds.

Now, as the second male lead in My ID is Gangnam Beauty, he plays TA Yeon Woo Young who takes good care of the younger college students, but the mature TA can lose his cool when he competes for Kang Mi Rae (Im Soo Hyang).

In this arm wrestling scene between him and Do Kyung Seok (Cha Eun Woo), what's at stake is more than a simple game. Guess who wins?

Here's a serious moody look to convince you that Kwak Dong Yeon is hot:

My ID is Gangnam Beauty has quickly risen in popularity, and it is currently leading our Top 10 Most Popular Dramas.


My ID is Gangnam Beauty

Starring Cha Eun Woo and Im Soo Hyang

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