Here’s how this male idol-turned-actor, an “all-around entertainer” in Korea’s entertainment industry, is doing 14 years into his debut.
In the highly competitive entertainment industry, it is difficult to succeed in one field, yet Jung Yong Hwa is one of the few celebrities who not only does well in singing and being part of a band, but also in acting.
In fact, Jung Yong Hwa originally debuted in 2009 through the SBS drama “You’re Beautiful”. Just 100 days later, he became a member of the Kpop band CNBLUE.
CNBLUE’s debut ended up drawing massive attention. At the time, it was rare for Kpop groups to compose their own songs, song CNBLUE’s self-composing image attracted a lot recognition. In addition, Jung Yong Hwa in writing and composing almost all songs of the group, earning various praises for his talents.
Jung Yong Hwa is also loved by both men and women of all ages for his outstanding appearance and skills. He has been active in various entertainment shows since his debut, including the dating reality show “We Got Married,” in which he became the “fake husband” of Girls’ Generation’s Seohyun and received keen attention.
Jung Yong Hwa and Seohyun, who exuded a strong chemistry, drew a lot of love from viewers. At that time, Jung Yong Hwa and Seohyun, who was 22 and 20 years old respectively, were members of top idol groups, as well as the youngest couple on the show.
With his relaxed and friendly charm, Jung Yong Hwa managed to capture the entire nation’s hearts. In fact, according to PD Woo Gyeol, filming outdoors with the male idol often become difficult because too much people gathered to see him.
Jung Yong Hwa, who has been steadily walking on a successful road since “We Got Married”, recently introduced his self-management method in an interview.
Jung Yong Hwa has routines such as exercising, napping, and practicing other things. He said, “I like boxing and wrestling, so I go either way. I have to work out no matter what,” drawing surprise.