Jung Yong Hwa is a South Korean singer and actor. He is part of the band, CN Blue
(stands for Code Name Blue). He is the oldest and the leader of the band along with Jong Hyun (the main vocalist and guitarist beside him), Min Hyuk (the drummer) and Jung Shin.
Jung Yong Hwa was born on June 22, 1989 in Seoul, Yeoksamdong. He moved to Busan when he was 2 and lived there through high school, so he think of himself as a Busan person. He has one older brother that is four years older than him.
His Acting Debut - You're Beautiful
He made his first acting debut in the SBS drama, You're Beautiful
. He auditioned for the part of Kang Shin Woo by saying the line “Come sit here and drink this warm tea.” [said to Mi Nam]. In the 10 Asia's “My Name is” segment, Jung Yong Hwa said "I didn’t act very well. I think the director thought well of me because I played the guitar and was in a band. I even sang our title track “Now or Never” from our Japan album, while playing the guitar."
His portrayal of Kang Shi Woo was well recieved around the world. He is often described as the calm, rational, gentle one. His guitarist skill and his voice are incomparable. Though he’s not the leader of the group, he does carry that charismatic, gentle, ‘angelic’ side for Go Mi Nam in popular idol drama, “You’re Beautiful”.He became known as the "towel guy" from the other cast members from the scene in the men's locker room for covering Go Mi-nam's eyes with a towel. He is part of the MBC reality-variety show, We Got Married. He is partnered up with SNSD's Seohyun.
2012 - A Gentleman's Dignity (SBS) (cameo, ep 13)
2011 - Heartstrings (MBC)
2009 - You're Beautiful (SBS)