Definition of be more than (or not) just a pretty face in English:

be more than (or not) just a pretty face

phrase

  • Have qualities other than mere attractiveness, especially intelligence.

    ‘he is not just a pretty face, he is both talented and charismatic’
    ‘she is intent on proving that she is not just a pretty face’
    • ‘This year he has finally proved once and for all that he's not just a pretty face.’
    • ‘Her work certainly suggests she is far more than just a pretty face.’
    • ‘Gradually we got to talking and I knew that she wasn't just a pretty face.’
    • ‘I wanted desperately to prove I was more than just a pretty face.’
    • ‘He was the one Hollywood legend who was more than just a pretty face.’
    • ‘Once again he proves he is not just a pretty face with his brilliant portrayal of Jack.’