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Hwang Minhyun Profile and Facts

Minhyun (NU’EST, Wanna One) Profile and Facts; Minhyun’s Ideal Type

Hwang Minhyun (황민현) is a S. Korean singer and actor under Pledis Entertainment. He’s a former member of boy groups NU’EST and Wanna One. He debuted as a soloist on February 27, 2023 with the album “Truth Or Lie” and the title track “Hidden Side“.

Stage Name: Minhyun (민현)
Birth Name: Hwang Minhyun (황민현)
Birthday: August 9, 1995
Zodiac Sign: Leo
Nationality: Korean
Height: 181 cm (5’11″)
Weight: 67 kg (148 lbs)
Blood Type: O
Nationality: Korean
Instagram: @optimushwang

Minhyun facts:
– He was born in Busan, South Korea.
– Minhyun has an older sister named Hwang Sujin.
– On on March 15, 2012 he debuted as a member on boy group NU’EST.
– He, along other 3 members of NU’EST (JR, REN and Baekho) participated in Produce 101.
– He ended PD101 on the 9th rank with a total of 862,719 votes and got to debut in Wanna One.
– Personality: Conservative, with sharp and intellectual charm
– He is the only member of NU’EST, of the four members who participated in Produce 101, who made it into the final 11.
– Minhyun’s role in Wanna One is the “dad” (During their discussion, they mentioned the role of mom and dad).
– He received attention for his famous giggling butt dance (can be seen in Produce 101 ep 11 and in “Happy Together”).
– He can speak Japanese.
– He plays the piano, writes lyrics and composes music.
– His hobbies are: cleaning and organizing.
– Minhyun is allergic to salt. Even when he’s dancing he would have an allergic reaction to his own sweat and get rashes.
– Starred in Orange Caramel’s “Shanghai Romance“ MV, from where he received his nick name “Shanghai Boy“.
– Was a backup dancer in After School Blue‘s MV for “Wonder Boy“.
– His role models are Eric Benet and TVXQ.
– Daehwi said he would marry Minhyun if he was a girl. (Wanna One Amigo TV Ep. 1)
– When Wanna One moved to the dorm they chose the rooms after playing ‘Rock-Paper-Scissors’.
– Jihoon, Jaehwan, Woojin, Guanlin and Minhyun used to share a room. (Wanna One’s reality show “Wanna One Go” ep. 1)
– Wanna One moved to 2 new apartments. Minhyun and Sungwoon used to share a room. (Apartment 1)
– He never really dated. His only dating experience is via text (when he was in the 9th grade), but they never held hands or hugged before breaking up. (“Happy Together”)
– Minhyun’s waist is 30 inches. (Show Champion behind 170829)
– After Wanna One’s disbandment, Minhyun returned to his original group, NU’EST. NU’EST unfortunately disbanded on March 14, 2022.
– Update: Nu’est members moved out of the dorm and live separately since early 2019.
– Minhyun, Ren and JR (NU’EST) acted in the Japanese movie “Their Distance” (2016).
– He acted in Korean dramas: “Live On” (2020),  “Alchemy of Souls” (2022), “Alchemy of Souls: Light and Shadow” (2022).
– Company: Pledis Entertainment
– Pledis confirmed that Minhyun decided to renew his contract after the expiration of his previous contract, on March 14, 2022.
– Minhyun made his solo debut on February 27, 2023 with the album “Truth Or Lie” and the title track “Hidden Side“.
Minhyun’s ideal type: Someone older than him, with short hair, someone he can communicate well with.

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(Special thanks to Syiqa, Yuuta Tako Jinguji, MarkLeeIsProbablyMySoulmate, Yuki Hibari, lynn, StarlightSilverCrown2 for providing additional info)

Related: NU’EST, Wanna One

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