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5URPRISE Members Profile

5URPRISE Members Profile: 5URPRISE Facts
5urprise (서프라이즈), pronounced Surprise, contains of 5 members and it’s a South Korean actor group. The band was formed in 2013, under Fantagio.
In April 2020, Fantagio announced that the 5 actors will part ways, as on March 31, 2020 their contracts expired and they decided not to renew.

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5URPRISE Official Accounts:
Twitter: @the5urprise
Fan Cafe: 5urprise

5URPRISE Members Profile:
Seo Kang-joon
Seo Kang-joon
Stage Name: Seo Kang-joon (서강준)
Real Name: Lee Seung-hwan (이승환)
Position: Leader, Vocalist, Face of the Group
Birthday: October 12, 1993
Zodiac Sign: Libra
Height: 183 cm (6’0″)
Weight: 65 kg (143 lbs)
Blood Type: AB
Instagram: @seokj1012

Seo Kang-joon Facts:
– He was born in Gunpo, Gyeonggi, South Korea.
– Education: Sanbon High School; Dong Seoul College, Major in Performing Arts
– He can play the piano.
– His hobbies are: horseback riding, playing tennis and golf.
– He joined the SBS variety show Roommate (season 1 & 2) as a cast member.
– He was part of the cast of the Korean tv show “Laws of the Jungle”.
– He, along with the other 5URPRISE members acted in the web drama “After School: Lucky or Not” (2013).
– He acted in several dramas: “The Suspicious Housekeeper” ( 2013), “Good Doctor” (2013 – ep.12) “Cunning Single Lady” (2014), “What Happens to My Family?” ( 2014-2015), “Hwajung” (2015), “Entourage” (2016), “Entertainer” (2016 – ep.7), “Cheese in the Trap” (2016), “Are You Human Too?” (2018), “The Third Charm” (2018), “Something About Us” (2018)
– He acted in the movies: Summer Snow (2015), The Beauty Inside (2015), My Love, My Bride (2014)
– He got the Hot Star Award (“Hwajung”) in 2015 at (8th) Korea Drama Awards.
Seo Kang-joon’s ideal type: “A girl who looks pretty when she smiles.” (Ceci Magazine)
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Yoo Il
Yoo Il
Stage Name: Yoo Il (유일)
Real Name: Park Sang-il (박상일)
Position: Main Vocalist
Birthday: January 11, 1990
Zodiac Sign: Capricorn
Height: 178 cm (5’10”)
Weight: 63 kg (138 lbs)
Blood Type: A
Instagram: @yooil0111

Yoo Il Facts:
– He’s a former member of R-eal.
– His nickname is Car Sangil.
– He is the shortest member of the group with Kang Tae Oh.
– His hobbies are: exercising, fishing, watching dramas/movies.
– He acted in the dramas: “Evergreen” (2018), “Monster” (2016), “You Will Love Me” (2015), “To Be Continued” (2015).
– He acted in the web series: “After School: Lucky or Not” (2013), “After School: Lucky or Not 2” (2014), “Great Secret 25” (2016).

Gong Myung
Gong Myung
Stage Name: Gong Myung (공명)
Real Name: Kim Dong-hyun (김동현)
Position: Vocalist
Birthday: May 26, 1994
Zodiac Sign: Gemini
Height: 183 cm (6’0″)
Weight: 63 kg (138 lbs)
Blood Type: A
Instagram: @0myoung_0526

Gong Myung Facts:
– He has a younger brother, Doyoung of NCT.
– Education: Topyeong High School
– His hobby is watching movies/dramas.
– He knows Taekwondo.
– He acted in the web dramas: “After School: Lucky or Not” (2013), “After School: Lucky or Not 2” (2014)
– He acted in the dramas: “Drinking Solo” (2016), “Entertainer” (2016), “Beautiful You” (2015-2016) “Hwajung” (2015), “Bride of the Water God” (2017), “Revolutionary Love” (2017)
– He acted in the movies: “Su saek” (2016), “Futureless Things” (2014), “A Girl At My Door” (2014), “If You Were Me 6” (2013).
Gong Myung’s ideal type: “A girl who is healthy and likes sports.” (Ceci Magazine)
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Kang Tae-oh
Kang Tae-oh
Stage Name: Kang Tae-oh (강태오)
Real Name: Kim Yoon-hwan (김윤환)
Position: Vocalist
Birthday: June 20, 1994
Zodiac Sign: Gemini
Height: 178 cm (5’10”)
Weight: 66 kg (145 lbs)
Blood Type: B
Instagram: @kto940620

Kang Tae-oh Facts:
– Education: Jakjeon High School
– Taeoh’s nickname is “Vietnam Prince”, because of his huge popularity in Vietnam. (“Hello Counselor” 2016.11.2)
– His hobbies are: working out, watching movies and listening to music.
– He is the shortest member along with Yoo Il.
– He acted in Hello Venus “Venus” MV
– He acted in the web dramas: “After School: Lucky or Not” (2013), “After School: Lucky or Not 2” (2014)
– He acted in the dramas: “Short”, “That Man Oh Soo” (2018), “You Are Too Much” (2017), “The Dearest Lady” (2015-2016), “Second Time Twenty Years Old” (2015), “Flower of the Queen” (2015), “Miss Korea” (2013-2014), “Because It’s My First Love”/”My First First Love”(2019).
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Lee Tae-hwan
Lee Tae-hwan
Name: Lee Tae-hwan (이태환)
Position: Vocalist, Maknae
Birthday: February 21, 1995
Zodiac Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: South Korea
Height: 188 cm (6’2″)
Weight: 72 kg (158 lbs)
Blood Type: B
Instagram: @leetaehwan0221

Lee Tae-hwan Facts:
– Education: Hanlim Multi Art School; Sungkyunkwan University, Major in Acting
– His hobbies are: working out, listening to music.
– He has a rivalry with Seo Kang Joon.
– He’s the only member who didn’t change his name.
– He acted in Hello Venus’s “What are you doing today” MV.
– He acted in the web dramas: “After School: Lucky or Not” (2013), “After School: Lucky or Not 2” (2014)
– He acted in the dramas: “Father, I’ll Take Care of You” (2016), “W” (2016), “Come Back Mister” (2016), “Hwajung” (2015), “Pride and Prejudice” (2014-2015), “King of High School Life Conduct” (2014), “My Golden Life” (2017), “What’s Wrong With Secretary Kim?” (2018).
– He also played in a movie: Su saek (2016).
– He joined the Netflix tv show “Busted” (he joined in ep. 4)
Show more Lee Tae Hwan fun facts…

(Special thanks to A Person말리, Jenn, Martina, Masyitah Yusof, Zam, mariam, Markiemin, symphony, Jung jieun, Jocelyn Richell Yu, Midge)

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  • Amaryl

    My favorite is Gong Myung. For some reason he reminds me of EXO’s Chanyeol.

  • ume

    my favorite was always Seo Kang-joon. I liked him since I saw him in the first Korean drama

  • Aino

    Seo Kang-joon is so so good looking and has such a charm

  • Kpop’ s Jams

    I love Seo Kang Joon!! His acting is amazing! I also thought he was so cute (in the variety show) Roommate!!!

  • KProfiles

    Yeah, he was a member of Roommate, we gave you credits in the post and thank you for all the help. 🙂

  • Kpop’ s Jams

    He is in season 1 along with EXO’s Chanyeol.

  • Kpop’ s Jams

    Oh my gosh I’m so sorry!! I don’t want to seem a know it all and I made a mistake! Kang Joon was in season 2! He was in BOTH seasons!! 😂😂 Oh my gosh I’m so sorry I feel like I have over worked you!

  • Jenn

    gong myung is currently in the drama ‘Bride of the Water God (2017)’ with nam joohyuk!

  • KProfiles

    Thanks for the heads up, it has been updated! 🙂

  • Martina

    Seo Kang Joon is currently in Czech Republic to film a drama called “Are You Human Too” which will have 18 series

  • Masyitah Yusof

    Lee Tae Hwan is currently starring in a drama called ‘My Golden Life’

  • KProfiles

    Thanks a lot for the update! 🙂

  • KProfiles

    Thanks a lot for the update! 🙂

  • Zam

    Gong Myung is currently in Revolutionary Love I believe

  • KProfiles

    Thank you for the update! 🙂

  • Zam

    Your welcome !

  • KDBonkers

    my fave is Lee Tae Hwan… i’ve seen him in pride and prejudice, W, and now in My Golden Life which i’m loving so much coz though he’s 2nd lead but feels like main lead to me.

  • *Second Lead Syndrome Queen*

    When Gong Myung did WGM Tae Hwan only came out for a little bit and not together with the other members that is why I thought he had left the group.

  • Nisa

    Gong Myung acted in Hello Venus ‘Venus’ as well if I’m not wrong.

  • Eliza

    Yoo Il and Tae Oh are right now together in the drama “That man Oh Soo” 🙂

  • wannable

    I don’t think he did, I search for it but couldn’t find it

  • syz

    https://uploads.disquscdn.com/images/c82d9fd50257d652e3744452e218d0ec5409001f6ce1d34dd4bcb837123f16ac.jpg Gong Myung acted in two episodes korean drama entitled “The happy loner/ Individualist Ms. Ji Young” as a hero with Min Hyo Rin as the heroin.

  • nochuwhatudo

    The whole group appeared in Netflix Busted Ep. 4 and acted as transfer students. 🙂

  • taehyung~

    um, it says “Latest Korean Comeback” but the in the video they are speaking Japanese

  • MemeJaebum FAM

    The whole group guested on a show called “busted” as a tranfer students. Kang Joon was the culprit there

  • Mila-Rose

    I’ve never seen a group were ALL the members were that good looking before !

  • Jocelyn Yu

    The real reason of why I like Gong Myung was because he is Doyoung’s older brother… NCTzen forever!

  • mariam

    can you please add for Lee Tae-hwan a new k-drama called “What’s Wrong With Secretary Kim?”
    and Also Kang Tae-oh joined one episode in aInvestigation Program called “Busted” (he joined in ep 4)
    and Thanks for your effort >-< Fighting!

  • KProfiles

    Thanks a lot for the update and for the nice words, it’s very much appreciated! 🙂

  • Pam E.


  • League of Seeners

    Why is Kang Joon the leader? Is it Yoo Il?

  • Jocelyn Yu

    Can you please make a SURPRISE U profile? Thanks…

  • Markiemin
  • Jung jieun

    They were all in a web drama called “After School: Lucky or Not” ( 2013-Sep-02 to 2013-Sep-27) and all but Seo Kang-joon was in “After School: Lucky or Not 2” (2014-Nov-26). Dramawiki doesn’t say when it ended. Both were 12 Episodes. Also known as: Roll the Dice / After School Randomness / See You At School / I’ll See You After School / After School Lucky or Not

  • KProfiles

    @markiemin:disqus Really sorry for the very late reply, we just notice the comment! =/ Thanks a lot for the info, it’s much appreciated! 🙂

  • KProfiles

    @jieun_jung:disqus Thanks a lot for the info, it’s much appreciated! 🙂

  • Asiantrash

    Who’s the visual?

  • Najwa Nur Nafi’ah

    I choose Gong Myung:D

  • Menmeong

    Taeoh’s nickname is “Vietnam Prince”. [Hello Counselor 2016.11.2]
    He got the nickname because of how popular he is in Vietnam. They say he’s treated like a state guest over there. Taeoh said it all started with him starring in the drama “Forever Young”, which was co-produced by Korea and Vietnam.

  • Jer Villena Cola

    Kang Tae-oh acted on a Netflix drama series “Because It’s My First Love”/”My First First Love”(2019).

  • Greta Bazsik

    hi! please search me in facebook in the same name. (Greta Bazsik)