Jung Taek-Woon is more known for his stage name Leo, he is a Korean singer, musician and musical actor, a member of the Korean group Vixx. Leo Vixx debuted as a member of the Korean boy band VIXX in May 2012 and began his acting career in 2014 in the musical Full House as Lee Young-Jae. Please refer to the information below to better understand Leo!
Stage Name: Leo (레오)
Birth Name: Jung Taek Woon (정택운)
Position: Main Vocalist
Birthday: November 10, 1990
Zodiac Sign: Scorpio
Height: 181 cm (5’11″)
Weight: 59 kg (130 lbs)
Blood Type: O
Sub-Unit: VIXX LR
He was born in Seoul (Yangjae-dong). His family consists of Dad, mom, 3 older sisters “We’re 1 boy and 3 girls family and I am the youngest one.”(Haru * Hana Magazine Vol. 15 interviews)
His nicknames are: Magical Voice, Chic Taekwoon, Poker Face Chic, Pinkeu Pinkeu
He was a trainee for 3 years and 7 months before he debuted.
He got his stage name Leo from his company because he resembles a lion.
He said he doesn’t have a favorite food and likes anything. (However, he loves eating chicken.)
He was a member of the National Youth Soccer Players from 2004 to 2007.
He won various championships in swimming and boxing. He is the member who cries the easiest.
He can play the piano.
His valuable belongings are the MP3 and the rosary his mother gave him.
Leo gets extremely embarrassed if he is complimented. He has the habit of licking his lips.
He is friends with EXO’s Lay, Seungho (MBLAQ), Kiseop (U-KISS).
Because he’s good at sports he appeared in several athletic varieties shows like “Let’s Go Dream Team” and “Idol Athletics Championship”
He was featured in Brian Joo “Let This Die” and Seo In Guk’s “Shake It Up”.
He acted in the musicals “Full House” (2014), “Mata Hari” (2016) “Monte Cristo” (2016), “The Last Kiss” (2017) and “Elizabeth” (2018).
He had a cameo role in the Korean drama “Glorious Day” (2014)
He had a collaboration with Lyn for the song “Blossom Tears”.
Leo was chosen as one of the torchbearers for the 2018 Winter Olympics, alongside fellow member N.
He is part of the sub-unit VIXX LR, together with Ravi.
Leo released his concept film called “Leo From Leo” on July 19, 2018. Leo made his solo debut on July 31st, 2018, with “Touch & Sketch”.
Leo’s ideal type is someone who he falls in love with at first sight, but not based on looks, but on the feeling.
On October 16, 2017, it was announced that Leo had been cast in the musical The Last Kiss as Crown Prince Rudolf.
On July 21, 2018, it was announced that Leo will be releasing his first solo EP titled Canvas on July 31, 2018.
Some of Leo’s best pictures
The above is interesting information about Leo, hopefully, through this article, you will understand more about this guy. He is loved by the audience and enthusiastic, if you also love Leo, do not forget to follow him and support him to succeed in his career!