BOYFRIEND Members’ Profiles <3

Boyfriend (Korean: 보이프렌드) is a six-member South Korean boy group under Starship Entertainment formed in 2011. They were the second K-pop group, after i-13, to have twins and the first boy band to do so. The group consists of Kim Donghyun, Shim Hyunseong, Lee Jeongmin, Jo Youngmin, Jo Kwangmin and No Minwoo. They debuted on Mnet‘s M!Countdown on May 26, 2011 with their debut single “Boyfriend”. Their fanbase was officially named “Best Friend” as of August 10, 2011.

In 2011, they released three Korean singles BoyfriendDon’t Touch My GirlI’ll Be There respectively.

In 2012, a mini album Love Style and a full length album Janus, together with 2 Japanese singles Be My Shine and Dance Dance Dance / My Lady.

In 2013, a Repackaged of Janus entitled as I Yah was released on January 10, a 3rd Japanese Single entitled Melody of Eyes on March 27, and their first digital single entitled ON&ON on May 28.

(via Wikipedia)



  • Name: Kim Dong Hyun (김동현), ドンヒョン (Donhyon)
  • Nickname: Flour, General
  • Position: Leader/ Vocalist
  • Birthday: Febuary 12th, 1989
  • Blood Type: A
  • Height/Weight: 178CM/60 KG
  • Star Sign: Aquarius
  • Specialties: knows how to speak Korean and Japanese, comedy, and dance
  • Favourite colour: Black
  • Idol: Michael Jackson
  • Educational Background : MyeongJi University – Musical Science
  • Experience: Happy Sunday (해피 선데이)(2006-2010) and Elephant (코끼리)(2008)

Fun Facts:

– The least eater in the group.

– He has the most interest in fashion.

– He shares room with Minwoo & Hyunseong.

– Before doing something, Donghyun will think it first.

– He is really forgetful.

– The funniest member in the group.

– He’s a troublemaker and very curious person.

– He likes doing gags.

– His childhood dream is to be a pianist.

– He give a lots of advises and scolds because he want Boyfriend’s members to do their best.


  • Name: Shim Hyunseong (심현성), ヒョンソン (Hyonson)
  • Position: Main Vocalist
  • Birthday: June 9, 1993.
  • Blood Type: B
  • Height/Weight: 178 CM/58KG
  • Star Sign: Gemini
  • Favourite colour: Purple
  • Educational Background : Young Dong High School

Fun Facts:

– He shares room with Minwoo & Donghyun.

– The most eater in the group.

– Hyunseong is a man who is almost perfect.

– He’s kind and shy, also has a good personality.

– He has huge insights.

– He loves reading books.

– His childhood dream is to be a drummer.

– He loves Hamburger and Donakatsu the most.


  • Name: Lee Jeongmin (이정민), ジョンミン (Jonmin)
  • Nickname: Mirror Prince
  • Position: Vocalist
  • Birthday: January 2, 1994.
  • Blood Type: B
  • Height/Weight: 173CM/60KG
  • Favourite colour: Red, white, black and tiger fur pattern
  • Idol: The Great King Sejong (Sejong Daewang)
  • Education: Recently graduated from Seoul Music High School
  • Personality: likes to chew bubble gum, plays the piano well, went to a music school in Seoul, quiet but funny, very serious but also mysterious. Also known as mirror prince, because he looks at the mirror for at least 4-7 hours a day.

Fun Facts:

– He likes to chew bubblegum.

– His role-model is G-Dragon.

– He shares room with Youngmin & Kwangmin.

– He is a look-a-like of Yoo Seung Ho.

– He can be quiet at times, but he’s also funny, very serious and also mysterious.

– He used to have a habit of biting his nails.

– He’s always keep optimist in any poor situation.

– He is the joker in the group.

– He wants to be a romantic type of boyfriend.


  • Name: Jo Youngmin (조영민), ヨンミン (Yonmin)
  • Nickname: Prince
  • Position: Vocalist
  • Birthday: April 24, 1995
  • Blood Type: A
  • Height: 180CM
  • Star Sign: Taurus
  • Favourite colour: Black
  • Idol: Jang Jinyoung seonsaengnim who used to be BlackBeat’s lead vocalist (now training Boyfriend as their vocal teacer)
  • Educational Background: School of Performing Arts Seoul
  • Experience: Truth game(진실게임), All my love(몽땅내사랑)(2011)

Fun Facts:

– He’s very emotional and the most sensitive member.

– He shares room with Kwangmin & Jeongmin.

– He is older than Kwangmin by 6 minutes.

– He can’t talk properly when gets really nervous.

– He does things very slow, so everyone has to wait for him all the time.

– He once went missing during practice time. They searched for him for almost an hour. Eventually, they found him asleep on the toilet seat due to over crying.

– He washes his hand whenever he’s stressed.

– He wants to be the type of boyfriend that is serious when the situation is serious and be funny when joking.


  • Name: Jo Kwangmin (조광민), グァンミン (Guanmin)
  • Nickname: Pikachu
  • Position: Rapper
  • Birthday: April 24, 1995
  • Blood Type: A
  • Height: a bit over 180CM
  • Star Sign: Taurus
  • My favourite colour: Black
  • Idol: Chris Brown
  • Educational Background : School of Performing Arts Seoul
  • Experience: Truth game(진실게임), All my love (몽땅내사랑)(2011)

Fun Facts:

– Fails at winking.

– He loves Pikachu.

– He shares room with Youngmin & Jeongmin.

– He’s very innocent and kind, he knows how to share things with others.

– He’s too hyper.

– When Kwangmin forgets dance moves, he asks Minwoo for help.

– Kwangmin has a 4-Dimensional personality or have 4D-Attitude.


  • Name: No Minwoo (노민우), ミンウ (Minu/Minwoo)
  • Nickname: Sweat Minwoo
  • Position: Rap, Lead Dance, Maknae
  • Birthday: July 31, 1995
  • Blood Type: A
  • Height: 174CM
  • Star sign: Leo
  • Favourite colour: Black and white
  • Idol: Our company’s representative.
  • Educational Background: School of Performing Arts Seoul
  • Specialities: Acting, Hapikdo & Swimming
  • Experience: KBS1′s “My Sweetheart, My Darling” (2005) *He was a minor character – SBS’s “Ghost Pang Pang” (2007) *Appeared as Kim Chul Doo (김철두) – KBS2′s “Wife and Woman” [AKA Windy City] (2008) *Appeared as Kwon Seung Il (권승일) – SBS’s “Amnok River Flows / Yalu River Flows” (2008) *Appeared as the adolescent stage of Mirok Li – Eleventh Mom (2007) (Movie) – Mother (2007) (Movie)

Fun Facts:

– Fanboy of SNSD’s Jessica.

– He has acting experience before.

– He likes Hyunseong more than the other members.

– He was known as the “King of Sweating” because he sweats the most.

– He can easily have bad mood.

– He shares with Donghyun and Hyunseong.

–  He wanted to have a cool image, but ended up with a cute image.

– He likes Mickey Mouse.





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