Hometown Cha-Cha-Cha Secrets Solved: Truth Behind 3 Major Mysteries in Gongjin Revealed

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Hometown Cha-Cha-Cha added flavor to the series by highlighting the three mysteries in Gongjin to the episodes, and they will soon be solved.

Netflix's Hometown Cha-Cha-Cha has been changing the real definition of love, thanks to Shin Min Ah and Kim Seon Ho's on-screen chemistry.

Over the weekend, the hit series reached the second half of its first season. The episode even broke records and set new soaring ratings in the industry.


For the next part of the series, fans can expect a more in-depth storyline about the growing more complicated love triangle between the three lead characters. The gradual unfolding of Gongjin residents' stories also makes the series more inviting than ever.

"From the love triangle to the truth behind Gongjin's three mysteries, the second half of ‘Hometown Cha-Cha-Cha' will show upgraded excitement, humor, and warmth. As the emotions of the characters get deeper, please look forward to the equally deepening romance."

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Aside from these storylines to watch out for, here are the curiosity-stirring Hometown Cha-Cha-Cha mysteries that everyone has been dying to know.

3 Mysteries in Gongjin: Hong Doo Shik's Real Identity

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Before arriving in Gongjin to become an odd-jobs expert, Hong Doo Shik's past remains unknown to the public. Villagers of Gongjin feel curious about his past and his whereabouts after graduating from Seoul National University.


As a result, people started to theorize that he worked as a spy in North Korea or jetted overseas to climb Mount Everest. However, his constant nightmares in the series hint at a darker past, leading to more theories about his character.

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Some viewers assume that his character has a terminal illness and would face death in the final episode. The first four episodes of "Hometown Cha-Cha-Cha" indicate how the writers want to create a healing K-drama for all, and it could only be achieved by having a controversial ending.

Others suggest he got married in the years after his graduation but lost his wife and child in a car accident.

3 Mysteries in Gongjin: Why Yeo Hwa Jung and Jang Yeong Guk Divorced?

Yeo Hwa Jung and Jang Yeong Guk show their close relationship in the early episodes even after their divorce. The duo continues to work with each other, although appearing together leads to gossips and evil talks.


When their relationship begins to improve, the young mayor's first and greatest love moved back to Gongjin. Since the two used to be close friends in the past, speculations about Yoo Cho Hee as the main reason behind their divorce emerged.

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3 Mysteries in Gongjin: Who Secretly Won Lottery in Hometown Cha-Cha-Cha?

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The greatest mystery among the three is the identity of the person who won a whopping amount of money in the lottery.


Three years ago in the series, a citizen in Gongjin won 1.4 billion won ($1.2 million), but no one ever knew who that person was. Yoon-Kyung also cannot remember to whom she sold the winning ticket.

As the winner's identity remains undisclosed, viewers suggested that it was Doo Shik who scored the lottery fortune.

According to viewers, Doo Shik is the lottery winner since he only works part-time jobs and takes his time off whenever he wants. They also quickly noted the character's collection of cameras and records, which only proved the money he got in the past years.

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Stay tuned to EpicStream for the latest news and updates about Hometown Cha-Cha-Cha and the three mysteries in Gongjin!