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Hyungwon Facts and Profile; Hyungwon’s Ideal Type

Hyungwon Facts and Profile; Hyungwon’s Ideal Type

Full name: Chae Hyung-won (채형원)
Position: Lead Dancer, Vocalist, Visual
Birthday: 15th January 1994
Zodiac sign: Capricorn
Height: 181 cm (5’11″)
Weight: 60 kg (132 lbs)
Blood Type: O

Hyungwon facts:
– He was born in Gwangju, South Korea.
– He was the 4th trainee confirmed as a member of Monsta X (after survival TV show “No Mercy”).
– He was born before Seollal (Lunar New Year), so he is being considered as 93 line though he technically was born in 94.
– He has a younger brother Kyungwon (who already served military service).
– He was 19 years old when he moved to Seoul.
– He is known for his thick lips.
– He’s the one who sleeps the most. (He can sleep even 29 hours in a row).
– He said he sleeps like a corpse.
– He’s usually quiet and calm.
– Before joining Monsta X, Hyung Won was a popular model. He participated to lots of fashion shows.
– He participated in W Hotel & CeCi fashion show (No.Mercy ep.2)
– He also had an endorsement deal with LITMUS (clothes brand; spring’15)
– He appeared in SURE magazine (July 2015).
– Hyorin was surprised when she first met Hyungwon because of his handsome appearance.
– Hyungwon learned dancing at JoyDance academy in his hometown (Minhyuk and I.M attended the same academy)
– He is confident in his dancing skills.
– He loves traveling. His parents own a travel agency, where he used to work when he was younger.
– During school days his nickname was “Dooly” because he had chubby cheeks.
– Hyungwon thinks chubby people are the cutest in the world. (Monsta X’s Fancafe Attack – 4th Holiday 161130)
– Admits that he searches up his name online.
– Hyungwon is often referred to as “the meme guy” because of his many memes.
– He said that on Pepero Day (similar to Valentine’s Day, but held on November 11 in South Korea), he would like to give peperos to Monsta X’s fans.
– Shownu said he didn’t expect to debut together with such a handsome guy as Hyungwon.
– Most confident part about his face: eyelashes (150212 press con)
– Fans said Hyungwon looks even more handsome in reality.
– He always uses black underwear.
– He is afraid of everything that has more than 8 legs.
– He likes folk music and he appreciates singers Jack Johnson and John Legend.
– Kihyun said he’d like a duet with Hyungwon.
– He is a terrible cook, according to his band mates.
– Hyungwon is a picky eater and gets full easy.
– Hyungwon has a tiny little mole in the middle of his bottom lip.
– He has quite a 4D personality.
– He has an awful hand-writing.
– His favorite foods are seasoned pork ribs (pork bbq), sashimi, salted fried giant shrimp.
– His favorite color is black.
– Hobbies: Modeling and shopping.
– He is the best actor in the group.
– His first impression of MX was that they’re strong, now he thinks they’re cute
– He mentioned that a celebrity he’s close with beside MX is UNIQ’s Sungjoo
– He thought Shownu practiced silence when he first met him ’cause he never saw him talk
– It gives him strength when the members say he’s handsome
– When he was young he was obsessed with sun chips
– He prefers soft peaches over hard ones
– He mentioned Minhyuk was the member who he got close to the easiest
– He gets the angriest when someone has no manners
– Hyungwon said he usually listens to Adele before falling asleep. (vLive – THE 5TH MINI ALBUM)
– He is one of the main cast of a drama called “Please Find Her (KBS2-2017)” as Ik-Soo.
– Hyungwon is known by their fans as the “King Of Visual Compliments” because his visuals always gets praised every time they appear on shows, radio broadcasts, etc.
– He speaks Chinese.
– On their appearance on Weekly Idol (ep. 297), Hyungdon and Defconn (Doni and Koni) thought that Hyungwon was Chinese. Hyungwon said yes and fooled the hosts of the show. Doni and Koni were fooled by Hyungwon’s acting and said that he is a good actor that he convinced them that he was Chinese.
– In the old dorm he used to share a room with Wonho and Shownu.
– Update: In the new dorm, he shares a room with Shownu and Jooheon.
– Wonho picked Hyungwon as the one to whom he would exchange bodies with so that he will not have problems on clothes.
– Hyungwon is known for his Praying Mantis Dance.
– Hyungwon is the weakest member because every time he wakes up he coughs, as revealed by the members.
– He can make his veins in the arms move like waves. (Weekly Idol ep. 297)
– Hyungwon and his family lived in Wiesbaden, Germany for three months.
– Hyungwon is also a DJ and he is known as DJ H.One.
– He will collaborate with Hongbin of VIXX on the song ‘Cool Love’.
Hyungwon’s ideal type: “A woman who is wise and kind.”

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(Special thanks to Hyungwonieee’sPiggy, Hyung_Oppa, YAAAAAAAAA11, loveloiseu, Wonwon, MXHW, KingsOfVisualCompliments, SayYouWontLetGo, wonnie’s heart, Mika, Kristina, Everforlasting, Andrea Tiposot Wøhlk, dayang nurul ammanina, hyungwonho’s promo, 🏹 / osd📌 Rose)

Do you like Hyungwon? Do you know more facts about him? Feel free to comment below.

  • vime

    my bias! he got my attention since he sang Sexy back with Wonho during No Mercy survival show. *__*

  • Alexia Hollenbach

    Same He has been my bas since the beginning.

  • Tajrionna

    that’s my B-day twin

  • Hyungwonieee’sPiggy

    Hyungwon is the Loudest in their dorm, according to the members

  • Hyung_Oppa

    Hyungwon is known by their fans as the “King Of Visual Compliments” because his visuals always gets praised everytime they appear on shows, radio broadcasts, etc.

  • Hyung_Oppa

    He is one of the main cast of a drama called “Please Find Her (KBS2-2017)” as Ik-Soo

  • YAAAAAAAAA11

    He is the best Actor in the group

  • loveloiseu

    He speaks Chinese

  • Wonwon

    Wonho picked Hyungwon as the one to whom he would exchange bodies with so that he will not have problems on clothes.

  • MXHW

    On their appearance on Weekly Idol (ep. 297), Hyungdon and Defconn (Doni and Koni) thought that Hyungwon was Chinese. Hyungwon said yes and fooled the hosts of the show. Doni and Koni was fooled by Hyungwon’s acting and said that He is a good actor that he convinced them that he was Chinese.

  • KingsOfVisualCompliments

    Hyungwon is known for his Praying Mantis Dance

  • WutWut

    He said that he has a really small face

  • SayYouWontLetGo

    He can make his veins in the arms move like waves (Weekly Idol ep. 297)

  • KProfiles

    Thanks for the info! 🙂

  • KProfiles

    Thanks a lot or the info! 🙂

  • KProfiles

    Thanks a lot! 🙂

  • KProfiles

    Thanks for the info! 🙂

  • KProfiles

    Thanks for helping with info! 🙂

  • KProfiles

    Thanks for helping in improving the profile! 🙂

  • KProfiles

    Thanks for helping! 🙂

  • KProfiles

    Thanks! 🙂

  • KProfiles

    Thanks for commenting 🙂

  • KProfiles

    Thanks for helping, we gave you credits in the post! 🙂

  • Monbebe4Ever

    He is more confident in dancing than singing, but loves both!

  • KProfiles

    Thank you for the info! We added this fact in his profile and gave you credits there! 🙂

  • MX_First_Win

    Hyelin (EXID) was also another student who attended the same academy as Hyungwon

  • Mika

    Hyungwon usually listens to Adele before falling asleep. (thought i should add this xD)

  • weyoung

    where did you see this? Adele is my fav and I also appreciate Hyungwon a lot

  • Kristina

    He lived in Wiesbaden, Germany

  • Everforlasting

    Hyungwon is picky eater and easy to full. In M-Countdown backstage Minhyuk ever tell when Hyungwon was hungry he order a lot of food but when a food came he already full by smelling the food.

  • Andrea Tiposot Wøhlk

    Hyungwon is often referred to as “the meme guy” because of his many memes

  • Mika

    Sorry i didn’t see your comment until now 🙁 but i found some moments where he talked about adele 🙂 i’ll link them for you:
    http://www.vlive.tv/video/46949?channelCode=FE123 at 14:24
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0bCxv-ywJ58 at 46:36
    http://www.vlive.tv/video/55310?channelCode=FE123 at 20:43

  • KProfiles

    @beagleminhyuk:disqus
    Thanks for the info and for providing the source, it’s really appreciated! 🙂

  • KProfiles

    Thanks for the inf, it’s really appreciated! 🙂

  • KProfiles

    @everforlasting:disqus
    Thanks for the info and for providing the source, it’s really appreciated! 🙂

  • KProfiles

    @andreatiposotwhlk:disqus
    Thanks for the info, it’s really appreciated! 🙂

  • Liah

    Ahh we both hate anything with 8 or more legs😆

  • dayang nurul ammanina

    Hyungwon is also a DJ and he is known as DJ H.One.

  • KProfiles

    @dayangnurulammanina:disqus
    Thank you for the update! 🙂

  • hyungwonho’s promo

    Hyungwon has recently mentioned that he grew taller, he is now officially 183 cm ! it was confirmed by him and shownu (hyunwoo) in their recent live together.

  • KProfiles

    Thanks a lot for the info and for providing the source, it’s much appreciated! 🙂

  • Chen’s Precious Meat

    Omg omg omg ‘m so happy rn He lived in Wiesbaden and I live in germany

  • qwertasdfgzxcvb

    Hyungwon said (sorry i can’t remember where he said this) that he doesn’t use Honorifics(calling them hyung) to Kihyun and Minhyuk cause he’s just 2 months apart from the two

  • Rose

    Amigo tv ep 1 season 4 TMI
    – His first impression of MX was that they’re strong, now he thinks they’re cute
    – He mentioned that a celebrity he’s close w/ beside MX is UNIQ’s Sungjoo
    – He thought Shownu practiced silence when he first met him ’cause he never saw him talk
    – It gives him strength when the members say he’s handsome
    – When he was young he was obsessed w/ sun chips
    – No one is obsessed w/ his stuff
    – He prefers soft peaches over hard ones
    – He mentioned Minhyuk was the member who he got close to the easiest
    – The member who gave him the best first impression was Shownu
    – He gets the angriest when someone has no manners

  • Rose

    Weekly idol ep. 395
    Height: 181 cm
    Weight: 60 kg
    Nicknames: Mr. Chae (채씨), Monjaelut (몬젤웃)
    Strength: can adjust to any situation fast
    Weakness: sleeps an awful lot
    – He suddenly turns every mood into his own personal runway
    – Secretly dreams of rapping lol

  • KProfiles

    Really sorry for the very late reply, and thanks a lot for the info, it’s much appreciated! 🙂

  • Kenny

    How you know about his brother and family facts? Is he maintain it somewhere ? Buz I really want to see his brother!! Omo how you know his bbrother’s name? Oh gosh i really want to know more more more about his family

  • ~The Iced Peach~

    Hyungwon prefers eating snacks throughout the day instead of full meals.

  • Ayet Jonas

    Hyungwon is in “You Call It Romance” music video sung by K. Will and Davinchi