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EXO Members Profile: EXO Ideal Type, EXO Facts

EXO (엑소) currently consists of 9 members: Suho, Xiumin, LayBaekhyun, ChenChanyeol, D.O., Kai, and Sehun. Former members: Kris, Tao and Luhan. EXO debuted on April 8, 2012, under SM Entertainment.

EXO Fandom Name: EXO-L
EXO Official Fan Color: Cosmic Latte

EXO Official Accounts:
Instagram: @weareone.exo
Twitter: @weareoneEXO
Facebook: weareoneEXO
vLive: EXO channel
Official Website: exo.smtown.com
Youtube: EXO Channel

EXO Members Profile:
Suho
Suho
Stage Name: Suho (수호)
Birth Name: Kim Jun Myeon (김준면)
Chinese Name: Jin Jun Mian (金俊綿)
Position: Leader, Lead Vocalist, Visual
Birthday: May 22, 1991
Zodiac Sign: Gemini
Height: 173 cm (5’8″)
Weight: 60 kg (132 lbs)
Blood Type: AB
MBTI Type: ENFJ-A
Nationality: Korean
Super Power (Badge): Water
Sub-unit: EXO-K, EXO Main Vocal Line
Instagram: @kimjuncotton

Suho Facts:
– He lives in the Apujeong neighborhood of Seoul, South Korea.
– He has an older brother, Kim Dongkyu (4 years older).
– Education: Whimoon High School; Korea National University of Arts – Majoring in Acting (2009 – 2011, then he withdrew); Kyung Hee Cyber University (Majoring in Arts Department of Business Administration).
– He is said to look like Siwon of SUPER JUNIOR.
– He became a SM trainee in 2006, when he was 16.
– He says out of all of the EXO members, he’s the best at public speaking.
– He is very polite and considerate.
– He speaks basic English.
– He likes joking a lot, but the members say his jokes aren’t funny.
– Hobbies: Cycling, acting, playing golf.
– He’s really close to Sehun. They’ve know each other for 12 years (as of 2019).
– He used to share a room with Sehun, but they have separate rooms now.
– Suho is friends with Minho of SHINEE since their college days (KBS Exciting India).
– He acted in the movies: “One Way Trip” (2016), “Student A” (2018).
– He acted in the Korean dramas: “To The Beautiful You” (2012- ep. 2 cameo), “EXO Next Door” (2015, web drama), “Prime Minister & I” (2013 – ep. 10-11), “How Are You Bread” (2016), “The Universe’s Star” (2017), “Rich Man” (2018).
– Representative Emoji: 🐰
– On May 14, 2020 Suho enlisted in the military. His expected discharge date is February 13, 2022.
– Suho’s Ideal Type is a girl with literary interests and has long straight hair.
Show more Suho fun facts…

Xiumin
Xiumnin
Stage Name: Xiumin (시우민)
Birth Name: Kim Min Seok (김민석)
Chinese Name: Jin Min Shuo (金珉碩)
Position: Sub Vocalist, Sub Rapper
Birthday: March 26, 1990
Zodiac Sign: Aries
Height: 172 cm (5’8″)
Weight: 57 kg (125 lbs)
Blood Type: B
Nationality: Korean
Super Power (Badge): Frost (Snowflake)
Sub-unit: EXO-M,EXO-CBX
Instagram: @e_xiu_o

Xiumin Facts:
– Hometown: Guri, Gyeonggi province.
– Xiumin has a little sister whose identity he worked very hard to keep a secret.
– Education: Catholic Kwandong University.
– He became an SM trainee in 2008.
– He has a chubby face and a cute grin.
– Personality: Kind, very, very clean and tidy, cute, prankster, funny.
– His nicknames are Bao Zi (Little Bun), Mandoo, King of Detail.
– He is a good cook.
– Specialty: taekwondo, fencing, kendo, and soccer.
– Though his looks make him appear as the youngest member, he is actually the oldest.
– He is the neatest, strongest and cleanest member in EXO-M.
– According to Chanyeol, he seems cute but he’s actually manly (Star Show 360).
– He acted in the web dramas: “EXO Next Door” (2015), “Falling for Challenge” (2015)
– He acted in the movie “Seondal: The Man Who Sells the River” (2016)
– In 2017 he became a regular cast of the show “It’s Dangerous Beyond The Blankets”.
– Representative Emoji: 🐱
– He enlisted for the military on May 7, 2019. He was discharged on December 6, 2020.
Xiumin’s Ideal Type: is someone who is hug-able and can give comfort to others.
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Lay
Lay
Stage Name: Lay (레이)
Birth Name: Zhang Jiashuai, his legalized name is Zhang Yixing (张艺兴)
Position: Main Dancer, Sub Vocalist, Sub Rapper
Birthday: October 7, 1991
Zodiac Sign: Libra
Height: 176 cm (5’9″)
Weight: 60 kg (132 lbs)
Blood Type: AB
Nationality: Chinese
Super Power (Badge): Healing (Unicorn)
Sub-unit: EXO-M
Instagram: @layzhang
Twitter: @layzhang
Weibo: 努力努力再努力x

Lay Facts:
– Hometown: Changsha, Hunan, China.
– He’s an only child.
– He used to be a local child star in China.
– He thought his blood type was A, but it appeared to be AB after re-testing.
– Education: Hunan Normal University High School
– He became an SM trainee in 2008 when he was 16.
– He speaks Chinese, Korean and English.
– Lay has a 4D personality.
– Specialties: Guitar, dancing, piano.
– He was supposed to be EXO-M’s leader but it was changed to Kris.
– He’s rather naughty, but he’s really funny at times too.
– He is the cooking “umma” in EXO-M, even when there’s nothing to do, he will cook.
– His favorite foods are tidbits, junk food, anything he cooks.
– A star he recently got close to is Leo (VIXX) (Star Show 360).
– He established his own charity foundation entitled “Zhang Yixing Arts Scholarship”.
– Lay didn’t participate in a few comebacks staring with “KoKoBop” promotions with EXO, due to conflict with his promotion schedule in China.
– Lay is first ambassador of Perrier company in China, first ambassador to the Valentino brand, Huawei Nova ambassador, the first ambassador of Milka company, first ambassador of Converse in Asia and the Pacific Ocean.
– He acted in the webdrama”EXO Next Door” in 2015.
– He acted in Chinese movies: “Ex Files 2: The Backup Strikes Back” (2015), “Oh My God” (2015), “Kung Fu Yoga” (2017), “The Founding of an Army” (2017).
– He acted in the Chinese dramas: “The Mystic Nine” (2016), “Operation Love” (2017).
– Lay is the MC of Idol Producer.
– Lay is ranked 18th on TC Candler “The 100 Most Handsome Faces of 2018”.
– He’s not participating to the current promotions due to his busy schedule in China.
– In December 2020, he founded his own entertainment company, Changsha Chromosome Entertainment.
– Representative Emoji: 🐑
Lay’s Ideal Type: is someone who is cute and filial.
Show more Lay fun facts…

Baekhyun
Baekhyun
Stage Name: Baekhyun (백현)
Birth Name: Byun Baek Hyun (변백현)
Chinese Name: Bian Buo Xian (卞伯贤)
Position: Main Vocalist
Birthday: May 6, 1992
Zodiac Sign: Taurus
Height: 174 cm (5’8.5″)
Weight: 64 kg (141 lbs)
Blood Type: O
MBTI Type: ISFP
Nationality: Korean
Super Power (Badge): Light (Sun)
Sub-unit: EXO-K, EXO-CBX, EXO Main Vocal Line
Instagram: @baekhyunee_exo
Twitter: @b_hundred_hyun
Weibo: baekhyunee7
Youtube: Baekhyun

Baekhyun Facts:
– Hometown: Bucheon, Gyeonggi Province, South Korea.
– He has an older brother named Byun Baekbeom.
– Education: Kyung Hee Cyber University (Culture and Arts Business Department)
– He officially joined SM in 2011.
– His popular nickname is “Bacon”.
– Personality: he is a bright, cheerful, childlike person.
– He was in a relationship with Girls’ Generation’s Taeyeon (for 14 months).
– He can learn the choreography for a new song within a day (Star Show 360).
– He doesn’t like going out and he prefers playing games instead, in his free time (Star Show 360).
– Specialties: Hapkido, piano
– Hobbies: Aikido, Piano, listening to music, watching movies, singing.
– A star he’s close to is the actor Lee Joon-Gi.
– He acted in the Korean dramas: “To The Beautiful You” (2012- ep. 2 cameo), “EXO Next Door” (2015, web drama), “Moon Lovers: Scarlet Heart Ryeo” (2016).
– He launched his own fashion brand, “Privé by BBH”, on July 1st 2018.
– He is part of SuperM.
– On July 10, 2019 he debuted as a solo artist, with the song “UN Village”.
– Representative Emoji: 🐶
– Baekhyun’s Ideal Type: is a woman with full of charms.
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Chen
Chen
Stage Name: Chen (첸)
Birth Name: Kim Jong Dae (김종대)
Chinese Name: Jin Zhong Da (金鐘大)
Position: Main Vocalist
Birthday: September 21, 1992
Zodiac Sign: Virgo
Height: 172.5 cm (5’8”)
Weight: 60 kg (132 lbs)
Blood Type: B
Nationality: Korean
Super Power (Badge): Thunder (Lightning)
Sub-unit: EXO-M, EXO-CBX, EXO Main Vocal Line
Youtube: Chen

Chen Facts:
– Hometown: Siheung, Gyeonggi province.
– He has an older brother.
– Education: Hanyang Cyber University (Advertisement Media MBA).
– He became an SM Entertainment trainee in 2011.
– The thing he is best at is singing high-notes.
– In 2014 he joined SM the Ballad.
– Has a humorous and very playful personality.
– Even though he seems quiet in some interviews, he’s actually very hyper.
– Specialties: Singing, piano
– His father is a singer as well.
– Chen’s English name is Matteo.
– He likes to joke around and prank his fellow members.
– He speaks basic English.
– He was the last member to join EXO-M.
– He acted in the webdrama”EXO Next Door” in 2015.
– Chen made his debut as a solo artist with “Beautiful Goodbye”.
– On January 13, 2020, SM Ent. confirmed he is getting married to his pregnant non-celebrity girlfriend.
– On April 29, 2020, he and his now-wife welcomed their first child together, a baby girl in Cheongdam-dong, Seoul, South Korea.
– Representative Emoji: 🐲
– Chen enlisted on October 26, 2020. His expected discharge date is May 9, 2022.
– Chen’s Ideal Type: is someone who is like a noona: someone that would take good care of him.
Show more Chen fun facts…

Chanyeol
Chanyeol
Stage Name: Chanyeol (찬열)
Birth Name: Park Chan Yeol (박찬열)
Chinese Name: Piao Can Lie (朴燦烈)
Position: Main Rapper, Sub Vocalist, Visual
Birthday: November 27, 1992
Zodiac Sign: Sagittarius
Height: 186 cm (6’1″)
Weight: 70 kg (154 lbs)
Blood Type: A
MBTI Type: ENFJ-T
Nationality: Korean
Super Power (Badge): Fire (Phoenix)
Sub-unit: EXO-K, EXO-SC
Instagram: @real__pcy
Soundcloud: real__pcy
Weibo: real__pcyyyyy

Chanyeol Facts:
– Hometown: Seoul, South Korea.
– He has a sister, Park Yoo-ra, who used to be a news anchor (3 years older).
– Education: Kyung Hee Cyber University (Culture and Arts Business Department)
– He became an SM Entertainment trainee in 2008.
– He calls himself ‘Reversal Voice’ because his baby face is contrasted by his deep, manly voice.
– He is the one that designed EXO’s hexagon logo.
– Specialties: Playing musical instruments (guitar, drum, bass, djembe), rap, acting.
– He is always cheerful and bright.
– He is a romantic person.
– He speaks basic English.
– His shoe size is 290mm.
– He has a habit of following rhythms with his hands.
– Chanyeol confessed he cries the most among EXO members (Star Show 360).
– He dreams to be in a relationship with someone who likes to cook.
– He acted in the movies “Salut d’Amour” (2015), “So I Married an Anti-fan” (2016)
– He acted in the Korean dramas: “To The Beautiful You” (2012- ep. 2 cameo), “Royal Villa” (2013-ep 2 cameo), “Exo Next Door” (2015, web drama), “Missing Nine” (2017), “Memories of the Alhambra” (2018)
– Representative Emoji: 🐯
– Chanyeol enlisting date is March 29, 2021.
– Chanyeol’s Ideal Type: is someone cute, sincere and who smiles a lot.
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D.O.
D.O.
Stage Name: D.O. (디오)
Birth Name: Do Kyung Soo (도경수)
Chinese Name: Du Qing Zhu (度慶洙)
Position: Main Vocalist
Birthday: January 12, 1993
Zodiac Sign: Capricorn
Height: 172 cm (5’8″)
Weight: 60 kg (132 lbs)
Blood Type: A
Nationality: Korean
Super Power (Badge): Force
Sub-unit: EXO-K, EXO Main Vocal Line

D.O. Facts:
– Hometown: Goyang, Gyeonggi Province, South Korea.
– He has an older brother, Do Seungsoo.
– Education: Baekseok High School.
– He was a famous ulzzang kid.
– He became a SM trainee in 2010.
– Personality: Quiet, acts like a mother to the other members, sentimental, considerate.
– He loves cooking and mostly cooks for the members.
– D.O can speak basic English.
– Specialties: Singing, beat box, acting.
– He has a habit of humming songs.
– He is obsessed with cleaning. He is always tidy and likes to sort things by color, brands, and type.
– He’s shy with strangers. He prefers it if other people initiate conversations and gets close to him.
– He acted in the Korean movies: “Cart” (2014), “Unforgettable” (2016), “My Annoying Brother” (2016), “Along With the Gods: The Two Worlds” (2017), “Room No.7” (2017), “Swing Kids” (2018).
– He acted in Korean dramas: “To The Beautiful You” (2012- ep. 2 cameo), “It’s Ok, This is Love” (2014), “Hello Monster” (2015- ep. 1-2), “EXO Next Door” (2015, web drama), “100 Days My Prince” (2018).
– Representative Emoji: 🐧
– D.O’s enlisted in the military on July 1st, 2019. He was discharged on January 25, 2021.
D.O.’s ideal type is a girl who is kind and eats well.
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Kai
Kai
Stage Name: Kai (카이)
Birth Name: Kim Jong In (김종인)
Chinese Name: Jin Zhong Ren (金鐘仁)
Position: Main Dancer, Sub Rapper, Sub Vocalist, Center, Visual
Birthday: January 14, 1994
Zodiac Sign: Capricorn
Height: 180 cm (5’11”)
Weight: 67 kg (148 lbs)
Blood Type: A
MBTI Type: INFJ
Nationality: Korean
Super Power (Badge): Teleportation
Sub-unit: EXO-K
Instagram: @zkdlin

Kai Facts:
– Hometown: Suncheon, South Jeolla Province/Jeollanam-do, S. Korea.
– Has 2 older sisters (one 9 years older and another 5 years older).
– Education: School of Performing Arts Seoul.
– Personality: kind-hearted, quiet, shy, and very gentle, hard to express feelings.
– Kai has the hottest temper out of all of the members.
– He became a SM trainee in 2007, when he was 13.
– Specialties: Dance (ballet, jazz, hip hop, popping, rocking).
– He has a habit of often biting his lips.
– He loves playing video games.
– He is friends with SHINee’s Taemin, BTS’s Jimin, VIXX’s Ravi and HOTSHOT’s Sungwoon.
– Kai was in a relationship with Krystal of f(x) from March 2016 to May 2017.
– He says that as long as people love him, he’ll return that love with double the amount.
– He acted in the Korean dramas: “To The Beautiful You” (2012-ep. 2 cameo), “Exo Next Door” (2015, web drama), “Choco Bank” (2016, web drama), “First Seven Kisses” (2016, web drama), “Andante” (2017), “Miracle That We Met” (2018).
– He acted in the Japanese drama “Spring Has Come” (2018).
– Kai is ranked 51st on TC Candler “The 100 Most Handsome Faces of 2018”.
– On January 1, 2019 it was revealed that Kai is dating Jennie from Black Pink.
– On January 25, 2019 SM Ent. confirmed that Kai and Jennie broke up, in order to focus on their personal careers.
– He is part of SuperM.
– Kai officially debuted as a soloist on November 30, 2020.
– Representative Emoji: 🐻
Kai’s Ideal Type is someone like Han Yeseul.
Show more Kai fun facts…

Sehun
Sehun
Stage Name: Sehun (세훈)
Birth Name: Oh Se Hun (오세훈)
Chinese Name: Wu Shi Xun (吳世勛)
Position: Lead Dancer, Lead Rapper, Visual, Maknae
Birthday: April 12, 1994
Zodiac Sign: Aries
Height: 183 cm (6’0″)
Weight: 66 kg (145 lbs)
Blood Type: O
MBTI Type: INTP
Nationality: Korean
Super Power (Badge): Wind
Sub-unit: EXO-K, EXO-SC
Instagram: @oohsehun
Weibo: “wu世勋-EXO

Sehun Facts:
– Hometown: Seoul, South Korea.
– He has an older brother (3 years older).
– Education: School of Performing Arts Seoul.
– He’s a former ulzzang.
– He became a SM trainee in 2008, when he was 14.
– He has a habit of sticking out his tongue.
– His personality is shy.
– Specialties: Dancing, acting
– He’s not really good in pronouncing the letter S.
– His favorite foods are meat and sushi.
– He’s really close to Suho. They know each other for 9 years (as of 2016).
– He used to share a room with Suho. Sehun and Suho recently revealed that they are no longer roommates, they have separate rooms now.
– He acted in the Korean dramas: “To The Beautiful You” (2012-ep 2 cameo), “Royal Villa” (2013-ep 2 cameo), “EXO Next Door” (2015, web drama), “Secret Queen Makers” (2018).
– Sehun is a regular cast of variety show “Busted”.
– Sehun is ranked 15th on TC Candler “The 100 Most Handsome Faces of 2018”.
– Representative Emoji: 🐣
– Sehun’s Ideal Type: is a kind woman.
Show more Sehun fun facts…

Former Members:
Kris
Kris
Stage Name: Kris (크리스)
Birth Name: Li Jiaheng, but his name was changed to Wu Yifan (吴亦凡)
Position: Main Rapper, Leader (EXO-M)
Birthday: November 6, 1990
Zodiac Sign: Scorpio
Height: 186.6 cm (6’1″)
Weight: 73 kg (160 lbs)
Blood Type: O
Nationality: Chinese-Canadian
Super Power (Badge): Flight (Dragon)
Sub-unit: EXO-M
Instagram: @kriswu
Twitter: @kriswu
Weibo: @Mr_凡先生

Kris facts:

– He was born in Guangzhou, Guangdong province, China, but at age of 10 moved to Vancouver, Canada.
– Kris’ birth name is Li Jiaheng and his name was changed to Wu Yifan for personal reasons.
– He is fluent in 4 languages: English, Cantonese, Mandarin, and Korean.
– Specialties: Languages and Basketball.
– He’s very social and can talk to anyone.
– On May 15, 2014, Kris filed a lawsuit against SM asking for the termination of his contract and left EXO. (More details)
– Kris is ranked 75th on TC Candler “The 100 Most Handsome Faces of 2018”.
Kris (Wu Fan) ideal type of woman is someone who is kind, knows how to cook, is filial, and can take care of people.
Show more Kris fun facts…

Luhan
Luhan
Stage Name: Luhan (루한)
Birth Name: Lu Han (鹿晗)
Position: Lead Vocalist, Lead Dancer, Visual, Face of The Group
Birthday: April 20, 1990
Zodiac Sign: Taurus
Height: 175 cm (5’9″)
Weight: 52 kg (114 lbs)
Blood Type: A
Nationality: Chinese
Super Power (Badge): Telekinesis
Sub-unit: EXO-M
Instagram: @7_luhan_m
Weibo: @M鹿M

Luhan facts:
– He was born in Haidian District, Beijing, China.
– He’s an only child.
– Auditioned to be a trainee for JYP Entertainment but was not accepted.
– He likes girls who are demure and quiet.
– He likes simple clothes.
– Specialties: Soccer, Rubix’s cube.
– His interests are animation, art, video games, computers, water sports, nature sports, basketball, baseball, football, music, concerts/clubs, television, animals, travel, singing and Rubik’s cube.
– On October 10, 2014, Lu Han filed a lawsuit against SM Entertainment asking for the termination of his contract, and left EXO. (More details)
– On 8 October 2017, Luhan posted on his weibo that he’s dating the actress Guan Xiaotong.
– Luhan is ranked 59th on TC Candler “The 100 Most Handsome Faces of 2018”.
– Luhan’s ideal type is someone who is demure and quiet.
Show more Luhan fun facts…

Tao
Tao
Stage Name: Tao (타오)
Chinese Name: Huang Zitao (黄子韬)
Position: Lead Rapper, Lead Dancer, Sub Vocalist
Birthday: May 2, 1993
Zodiac Sign: Taurus
Height: 184 cm (6’0″)
Weight: 68 kg (149 lbs)
Blood Type: AB
Nationality: Chinese
Super Power (Badge): Time Control (Hourglass)
Sub-unit: EXO-M
Instagram: @hztttao
Twitter: @hztttaoswag
Weibo: @CPOPKing-黄子韬

Tao Facts:
– He was born in Qingdao, Shandong province, China.
– He’s an only child.
– Nickname: Peach, Kung Fu Panda.
– He loves the color blue, Western food, basketball and black cat.
– His favorite music genre is hip hop and R&B.
– He is the member with the most aegyo.
– He is a very emotional and is sensitive guy who is well in-touch with his own feelings.
– When Tao first became a trainee he didn’t know any Korean or English so he originally had to room with their manager to learn more Korean.
– Specialty: Martial arts.
– In June 2015, Zitao set up an official Chinese agency, 黄子韬Z.TAO Studio.
– On August 24 2015, he filled a lawsuit against S.M. Entertainment. (More details)
– On 28th April 2017 it was announced that he loses the lawsuit against SM.
– On 27th October 2017 it was announced that Seoul’s court made its final decision in favor of SM.
– Tao had submitted an appeal, but on the 15th March 2018, the court dismissed Tao’s appeal, so, he has to continue his exclusive contract with SM Entertainment.
– Tao is the MC of Chinese Produce 101.
Tao’s Ideal Type is someone who is pretty and has a nice body, as well as a nice personality.
Show more Tao fun facts…

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Note 2:  To clear up the confusion and a common misconception: Sub Vocalist/Sub Rapper and Vocalist/Rapper have the same meaning. The accurate terms used in South Korea are Main, Lead and Sub

Note: Their current listed positions are based on their official profiles on Melon and the VCR’s from their concerts in 2019.

For reference on MBTI types:
E = Extroverted, I = Introverted
N = Intuitive, S = Observant
T = Thinking, F = Feeling
P = Perceiving, J = Judging

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