Meet The Twenty Five Twenty One Actor Choi Hyun-wook Full Profile, Facts, and Acting Appearance

Choi Hyun-wook
Choi Hyun-wook

Meet The Incredible Rookie Actor Choi Hyun-wook

Have you heard about Choi Hyun-wook? He is one of the rookie actors who rose the fame after starring in the drama Taxi Driver. He also gained a lot of attention after his actions in the Real: Time: Love web series and Pop Out Boys! as well.

In early 2022, Choi Hyun-wook successfully made people gasp in admiration after his appearance in the drama Twenty Five Twenty One. Do you want to know more about him? In this article, Byeol Korea will explain to you everything about him, so stay tuned!

Choi Hyun-wook Full Profile

Choi Hyun-wook

Birth Name: Choi Hyun-wook (최현옥)

Stage Name: Choi Hyun-wook (최현옥)

Date of Birth: South Korea, January 30, 2002

Zodiac Sign: Aquarius

Height: 181 cm

Weight: 67 kg

Blood Type: A

Nationality: Korean

Occupation: Actor

Years Active: 2019 – present

Label: Gold Medalist

Instagram: @_choiiii__

Get To Know Choi Hyun-wook Facts

  • Choi Hyun-wook attended Hanlim Multi Arts School
  • He made his acting debut in 2019 through Real: Time: Love
  • His Chinese zodiac is Snake
  • Choi Hyun-wook is well-known for his handsome face, even he is very popular among 10 to 20s rookie actors
  • He’s a good friend of Produce 101‘s Winner Kim Min-kyu
  • He is managed under Gold Medalist Entertainment currently, the same agency as Kim Soo-hyun

Choi Hyun-wook Drama List


Year Title Role
2021 Taxi Driver Park Seung-tae
2021 Racket Boys Na Woo-chan
2021 Jirisan Lim Cheol-kyeong (teenager)
2022 Twenty Five Twenty One Moon Ji-woong


Web Series

Year Title Role
2019 – 2020 Real: Time: Love Moon Ye-chan
2020 Pop Out Boy! Noh Ye-joon

Choi Hyun-wook in Pop Out Boy!

Before starring in several dramas, Choi Hyun-wook starred in several web series in advance, one of them was titled Pop Out Boys!. The web series tells a story about the teenager love story between Han Sun-nyeo (Kim Do-yeon), a female student, and Chun Nam-wook (Kim Min-kyu), a guy who came from a romance comic and he is over decade years old.

In Pop Out Boys!, Choi Hyun-wook plays the role of Noh Ye-joon, one of Ha Sun-nyeo’s childhood friends. Noh Ye-joon has been active as a model for over 3 years, even he will debut as an actor as well. Noh Ye-joon is well-known as a professional person despite his clumsy side sometimes.

Choi Hyun-wook in Racket Boys

Choi Hyun-wook received the Best New Actor award at the 2021 SBS Drama Awards, thanks to one of his dramas, Racket Boys. The drama depicts a story about female and male students who chase their dream to become badminton athletes. There was a school’s badminton team that consists of three members only, but all of them were cooperating to reach their dream with badminton.

In the drama, Choi Hyun-wook plays the role of Na Woo-chan. He is a mediator who has a caring and excellent personality. He always helps other people to solve their problems without any judgment. Na Woo-chan also has a dream to be a badminton athlete and he is one of the school’s badminton team.

Choi Hyun-wook in Twenty Five Twenty One

Twenty Five Twenty One has been one of the highest rating K-Dramas in early 2022. It depicts the story between dreams, love, and even sacrifices in between. Na Hee-do (Kim Tae-ri), is a student who dreams of being a fencing athlete while struggling to reach her dream in the middle of the IMF crisis.

Baek Yi-jin (Nam Joo-hyuk), is a guy from a wealthy family who have to suffer due to his family’s bankruptcy. Their accidental encounter somehow leads them to get to know each other, even fall in love and suffer together.

In the drama, Choi Hyun-wook plays the role of Moon Ji-woong. He is Na Hee-do’s classmate in her new school, and he is well-known as the most popular boy in the school. Aside from that, Moon Ji-woong also has a great sense of fashion, but at the same time, he has a nice personality.

That was everything about rookie actor Choi Hyun-wook! Although he just made his debut in 2019, Choi Hyun-wook has proven that his acting skill is incredible. Moreover, he received many chances to star in various popular dramas which made his name becomes even more popular.

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