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Shinwon (PENTAGON) Profile

Shinwon (PENTAGON) Profile and Facts:

Shinwon (신원) is a member of the South Korean boy group PENTAGON.

Stage Name: Shinwon (신원)
Birth Name: Go Shin Won (고신원)
Birthday: December 11, 1995
Zodiac Sign: Sagittarius
Height: 184 cm(6’0″)
Weight: 68 kg (149 lbs)
Blood Type: A
MBTI: INTP/ENTP (His previous result was ENFP-T)
Nationality: Korean
Instagram: @goprofashional

Shinwon Facts:
– Shinwon hometown is Cheongju-si, South Korea.
– He has one sibling, an older sister named Yejin.
– Shinwon was not initially part of the final line up for Pentagon, he was added to the group after Pentagon Maker.
– Shinwon was the first to be eliminated on Pentagon Maker.
– Shinwon helped write and produce some of Pentagon’s songs including: “Alien”, “Just Do It Yo”, “Round 1”, and “Round 2”.
– Shinwon used to work part-time at a BWCW store.
– LEFAS street casted him to be model.
– Shinwon is the self-proclaimed unofficial visual.
– He can play the piano and the guitar (both electric and acoustic).
– One of his most iconic moments is when his voice cracked while singing “Shine” on a radio show.
– Shinwon appeared in one of Jinho‘s Magazine Ho videos, where he played the song “(Kotobani Dekinai) / Oda Kazumasa”.
– Shinwon has a habit of playfully biting his members.
– Shinwon is part of the “Extra Squad” with Hongseok.  Their notable activities are assuming very strange and funny poses in Pentagon photos.
– His position in Pentagon is Vocalist.
– He speaks basic English and Japanese.
– The members think he would be the best at throwing a surprise party, because he is good at pulling pranks.
– He knows the dances to HyunA “How is This” and “Lip and Hip”.
– His favorite Pentagon song is “Like This” because of the lyric “I will keep running”.
– On radio shows he has sung duets with Jinho to the songs “Tears” by So Chan-Whee and “She’s Gone” by Steelheart.
– His shoulders are very broad, when measured they came out to be 53 cm.
– Shinwon can have a hot-tempered.
– One of his favorite songs is “Thank You” by Jinho and Hui.
– He got the nickname “The Nudity King” because he is not shy about taking off his clothes, even when on live broadcast.
– Shinwon loves McDonalds, especially their hamburgers.
– Shinwon is easily scared.
– Animals and bugs scare him, especially dogs.
– If he could have a job for one day, it would be as a manager.
– In 2018 and 2019 Shinwon was a model in Seoul Fashion Week.
– He is a fan of Harry Styles and One Direction.
– Shinwon was in a drama called “Elite School Uniform“, with several other Pentagon members and members of IOI (The drama was used as an advertisement for the school uniform brand “ELITE”).
– In the drama Sejeong of Gugudan (formally IOI) played his girlfriend.
– Shinwon has the smallest hands in Pentagon, they are 17.1 cm/6.7 in.
– If he could only eat one meal for the rest of his life it would be salted shrimp.
Hui claims that Shinwon picks his nose in his studio and leaves behind the remnants on the floor.
– Shinwon describes himself as a fashionista.
– He can control the knuckle between his finger and finger tip, on each finger.
– He can wrap his arm around his back so far that he can touch his belly button.
– Shinwon tried to sing a Kim Dong-Ryul version of Pentagon’s song “Humph” on Weekly Idol, but he failed.
– He is a member of Pentagon’s ‘Funny Party’, formed during an episode of Weekly Idol.
– Shinwon, along with Wooseok, Yanan, and Yuto, is a member of “Bigtagon”, which is comprised of the tallest members of Pentagon.
– He once said that even though he may look like a player, he’s actually more of the romantic type. (Arirang TV)
– He thinks his most attractive personality trait is his honesty. (The Immigration)
– His hobbies include laying down/sleeping, watching movies, and playing games.
– An item he cannot live without is a bracelet he wears everyday.
– Shinwon developed the habit of biting his nails.
– Shinwon has a 95line-friends group with Kwon Eunbi, Dreamcatcher’s Siyeon, Day6’s Dowoon, Up10tion‘s Sooil, DIA’s Jueun, and Gugudan’s Haebin.
– He is friends with TXT’s Yeonjun and know each other for a long time. (Shinwon’s vLive Dec 29, 2020)
– Shinwon made a cameo in the drama “Age of Youth 2” along with Jinho, Kino, Yeo One, Yuto, and Wooseok. They played a musical group called Asgard.
BTS’ Jimin is one of his favorite idols.
– In the previous Pentagon dorm, Shinwon used to share a room with Kino.
– For the updated dorm arrangement please check Pentagon profile.
– He was a DJ for EBS Pentagon’s Night Radio.
– On December 21, 2023 Shinwon enlisted in the army.
– Shinwon’s Ideal Type: Someone who is cute and has a round face.

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