Esteemed actor, Yoo Ah In recently made an appearance on KBS Radio Cool FM’s Park Myung Soo’s Radio Show where talked honestly about various topics.

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In particular, when Park Myung Soo brought up his real name, Uhm Hong Sik, Yoo Ah In revealed his true thoughts on his stage name.

Isn’t the name, Yoo Ah In a little unlikable? I’m starting to feel more and more uncomfortable with it as time goes on.

— Yoo Ah In

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He then went on to explain why he feels that way, and many would agree it’s true.

It’s because the name is too pretty.

— Yoo Ah In

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But it turns out, Yoo Ah In wasn’t actually the one who came up with the stage name.

I didn’t come up with the name myself. I was contemplating between multiple possibilities I was given, and then I made the final choice.

— Yoo Ah In

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This reveal probably makes many wonder what the other possible names were at the time.

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But Yoo Ah In certainly suits him very well considering it’s actually not his birth name!

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No matter Yoo Ah In wants to be addressed as in the future, he will always be the same talented actor fans know and love.