Choi Hyun Wook quickly rose to stardom following the success of Twenty-Five, Twenty-One. On April 19th, he had an interview where he was asked about his rising popularity. The actor humbly replied, “I noticed people recognizing me on the streets and in restaurants. I even got a free meal at a diner.”
The star gushed about having had the chance to work with Bona and said, “She’s amazing. She pulled off such a wonderful, lovely character and allowed me to focus on my role as Ji Woong.” He added, “Thanks to her, we were able to make such beautiful scenes,” while boasting about his sweet on-screen chemistry with the actress.
When asked about his ideal type, the actor said, “I think Go Yu Rim is closer to my ideal type than Hee Do (played by Kim Tae Ri). I guess Hee Do and I can be good friends.
Born in 2002, the actor explained how he pulled off his character, who is a fashion trendsetter in the 1990s. He said, “To play Moon Ji Woong, I searched what costumes Deux wore back in the 1990s.”
The tall and handsome rising star has won the hearts of many female viewers. When the interviewer said he is well known for his resemblance to good-looking stars like Jang Ki Yong, Yoo Ah In, and Park Seo Joon, he humbly replied, “I am very flattered, though that’s not true at all.”