Hwang Min-hyun is a K-pop idol and actor who is currently starring in the romantic Korean drama My Lovely Liar with Kim So-hyun.
Previously, he also played in the popular dramas Alchemy of Souls as Seo Yul and Live On as Eun-taek. Here are seven interesting facts about Hwang Minhyun:
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1. Leo Zodiac Sign
Hwan Minhyun was born on August 9, 1995, in Busan, South Korea. He is currently 28 years old. Minhyun is a Leo zodiac sign who is known for being confident, creative, and having a soul as a good leader.
2. Debuted with NU’EST
Before being known as a solo singer, Minhyun had already debuted as a member of the boy group NU’EST in 2012 with the position of lead vocalist. In 2017, he participated in Produce 101 Season 2 and placed ninth.
After want to One officially disbanded in 2019, Minhyun rejoined NU’EST until the group disbanded in 2022. Minhyun then continued as a soloist and still remains under Pledis Entertainment.
3. Dive into Acting
Hwang Minhyun has been acting since 2013, a year after he debuted as a member of NU’EST. At that time, he played himself in Rickless Family Season 3.
In 2020, Minhyun appeared as the main supporting role for the first time in the drama series Live On, as well as in Alchemy of Souls. It wasn’t until MyLovely Liar that he became the lead actor
4. Allergy to Salt
A unique fact about Minhyun is that he has an allergy to salt. Even the salt content in his sweat often causes him to have an allergic reaction.
When he was doing high activity that made him sweat a lot, Minhyun often felt allergic reactions with the appearance of rashes on his body.
5. Idolizes Eric Benet
As a professional singer, Minhyun also idolizes Eric Benet. Hwang Minhyun is known to idolize the singer from the United States, known for his song titled Sometimes I Cry, namely Eric Benet.
6. Proficient in Writing Lyrics and Arranging Songs
Not only does Minhyun sing, but he is also proficient in composing song lyrics and arranging music. His name is also often part of several music projects.