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Shinhwa Members Profile: Shinhwa Ideal Type, Shinhwa Facts

Shinhwa (신화) consists of 6 members: Eric, Lee Min Woo, Dongwan, Hyesung, Junjin and Andy. Shinhwa debuted on 24 March 1998, under SM Entertainment. The labels under which they worked up to now: SM Entertainment (1998-2003), Good Entertainment (2004-2008), Shinhwa Company (2011-Present).

Shinhwa Fandom Name: Shinhwa Changjo
Shinhwa Official Fan Color: Orange

Shinhwa Official Accounts:
Twitter: @shinhwacompany
Official website: shinhwacompany

Shinhwa Members Profile:

Stage Name: Eric (에릭)
Korean Name: Mun Jung Hyuk (문정혁)
English Name: Eric Mun (에릭문)
Position: Leader, Main Rapper
Birthday: February 16, 1979
Zodiac Sign: Aquarius
Height: 180 cm (5’11”)
Weight: 70 kg (154 lbs)
Blood Type: B
Personal Instagram: @muneric
Instagram: @ericofficial__

Eric Facts:
– He was born in South Korea but spent childhood and teen years is USA.
– He returned to South Korea in 1996 when he was scouted by SM Entertainment
– The artist he respects a lot is Puff Daddy.
– He is also a well known actor. He starred in several South Korean TV dramas like Phoenix, Another Oh Hae Young, Que Sera, Sera and more.
– His hobbies are snowboarding, rapping, basketball, driving and fishing.
– Lately he’s been into playing games.
– His favorite colors are black and white.
– His religion is Christian.
– His own company is Top Class Entertainment
– Idol Groups that he has produced: Stellar.
– On July 1, 2017, Eric married actress Na Hye Mi.
Eric’s Ideal Type: Someone who’s intellectual, cosmopolitan (He mentioned that his ideal type is someone like actress Kim Nam Joo, with a sharp and sophisticated dress sense).

Lee Min Woo

Stage Name: Lee Min Woo (M, 이민우)
Birth Name: Lee Min Woo (이민우)
Nicknames: Cool guy, Mang Chi (Hammer)
Position: Lead Vocalist, Main Dancer
Birthday: July 28, 1979
Zodiac Sign: Leo
Height: 172 cm (5’8″)
Weight: 60 kg (132 lbs)
Blood Type: A
Instagram: @mstyle79

Lee Min Woo facts:
– He was born in South Korea.
– He graduated at Dae Jeon University.
– His religion is Christian.
– His favorite artist is Usher.
– Hobbies: drawing and listening to music.
– He’s good at breakdancing and beatboxing.
– His own company is M Rising Entertainment.
– He is signed under Liveworks Company as a solo artist.
– He is better known with the stage name M as a solo artist.
Minwoo’s Ideal Type: Cute and chubby girls (though he mentioned they have to weight 52-55 kg. He also mentioned about athlete Park Seunghee’s features being closed to his ideal type.)


Stage Name: Dongwan (동완)
Birth Name: Kim Dong Wan (김동완)
Position: Vocalist
Birthday: November 21, 1979
Zodiac Sign: Scorpio
Height: 173 cm (5’8″)
Weight: 68 kg (149 lbs)
Blood Type: O
Personal Instagram: @danedwkim11
Instagram: @kimdongwan_official

Dongwan facts:
– He was born in South Korea.
– He’s an well known actor. He acted in both movies as well as TV Dramas such as Moorim School, Cheer Up, Mr. Kim, To My Love and more.
– Hobbies: Internet chatting, traveling, photography, mountain climbing, and snowboarding.
– He graduated Dae Jeon University.
– He is an only child, has no siblings.
– His favorite artists are: Kurt Cobain and Yoo Young Jin.
– He is signed under Liveworks Company as a solo artist.
Dongwan’s Ideal Type: A girl who makes her own choices and is driven. (Doesn’t like girls who confess first.)


Stage Name: Shin Hye Sung or Hyesung (신혜성)
Korean Name: Jung Pil Kyo (정필교)
English Name: Steve Jung (스티브정)
Nickname: Sonic
Position: Main Vocalist
Birthday: November 27, 1979
Zodiac Sign: Sagittarius
Height: 179 cm (5’10” 1/2)
Weight: 65 kg (143 lbs)
Blood Type: A
Instagram: @shinhyesung_official

Hyesung facts:
– He is also a songwriter who has composed a lot of songs for Shinhwa.
– He has a black belt in Taekwondo.
– Hobbies: Listening to music.
– His favorite artist is Baby Face.
– His religion is Christian.
– He graduated at Chung An University.
– He took an English major, that’s why he’s fluent in English.
– He has a younger brother.
– He is signed under Liveworks Company as a solo artist.
Hyesung’s Ideal Type: Pure girls who have lots lots of aegyo and feminine.


Stage Name: Junjin (전진)
Birth Name: Park Choong Jae (박충재)
Position: Lead Rapper, Vocalist, Lead Dancer
Birthday: August 19, 1980
Zodiac Sign: Leo
Height: 183 cm (6’0″)
Weight: 75 kg (165 lbs)
Blood Type: B
Instagram: @junjin_official

Junjin facts:
– He was born in South Korea.
– His father, Charlie Park, is a famous actor and singer.
– He graduated from Gyeonggi University.
– His religion is Christian.
– His favorite food: mandoo.
– His favorite artist is Yoo Young Jin.
– He’s also a solo singer.
Junjin’s Ideal Type: A girl who can be a good wife and mother.


Stage Name: Andy (앤디)
Korean Name: Lee Sun Ho (이선호)
English Name: Jason Lee (SM Made him change his name to Andy before debut)
Position: Rapper, Maknae
Birthday: January 21, 1981
Zodiac Sign: Aquarius
Height: 175 cm (5’9″)
Weight: 62 kg (136 lbs)
Blood Type: O
Instagram: @andyofficial___

Andy facts:
– He’s also a solo singer.
– In 2013, he was forced to go on hiatus because of his gambling controversy.
– His nickname is Bogus.
– Hobbies: Volleyball and basketball.
– His religion is Christian.
– He attended Korean Kent Foreign School.
– He has one older sister.
– His favorite artists are Yoo Young Jin and Boyz II Men.
– His own company is T.O.P Media.
– He produced the groups TEEN TOP, 100% and UP10TION.
Andy’s ideal type: “Any girl will do as long as she just looks only at me”.

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