South Korean Yohan Hwang was just recently declared the first grand touristar of the singing competition for foreigners within the country, I Love OPM. Aside from his talent for singing Filipino songs, his good looks also captured the hearts of the viewers. Here are 10 things we should know about this Korean hottie:
Yohan Hwang discovered more about himself after singing a Filipino song before a big crowd.
“I sang Ako’y Sa’yo during my school’s festival and the audience reaction was crazy. They were cheering for me so loudly. Everyone in school suddenly knows me. After that experience, I told myself this is what I want to do,” Yohan explained.
He is an education student from De La Salle University. He has been living in the Philippines for 2 years.
Yohan auditioned on “I Love OPM”. He performed 'Ako'y Sayo at Ika'y Akin Lamang', a song by IAXE Band and was later revived by Daniel Padilla. And he nailed it, sounding like a true Filipino, earning the approval of all 3 judges called the "himigration officers".
4. Ideal girlfriend
In an interview, Yohan revealed his ideal girlfriend. “She should be mabait first, always concentrating on her work or study and always think about her family. I want very lovable, lovely girl”, he said.
5. Ideal vacation
“I want to visit Boracay talaga. I want to swim, I want to eat food there, I want to see the views. It’s my dream.”
6. Closest friend in showbiz
“I can say among the Touristars, Ryan, the American.”
“We have dogs in my house, huskies. They’re very cute, right? I think more than 10 huskies. We have a farm, husky farm kasi my family loves dogs more than me. (To take care of them), we just give food and water and we go out, exercise together.”
8. Dream project
“Maybe a movie. To be in a love team. I want kilig factor like JaDine or something.”
9. Dream leading lady
“It should be Anne Curtis. She’s really charming and cute.”
10. Celebrity crushes
“Anne Curtis and Karylle from "It’s Showtime”