Kim Dong Hyun (BOYFRIEND) Facts
- Ex-K-Pop Group: BOYFRIEND (2011-2019)
- Position: Leader, Vocalist and Dancer.
- Education: Myongji University.
- FanClub: D-namites.
- Specialties: Japanese, dancing, singing, acting and playing the piano.
- Languages: Korean, Japanese, English and Spanish.
- Phrase: “Think first, before you do anything.”
- Favorite Color: Black
- He is the 1st member of the group and has been a Starship Ent. trainee for almost 6 years (since 2009).
- He did a CF (commercial) for ‘Popeye Chicken’ where he appears in a chicken suit.
- He participated in Conduct Zero in 2006, this program was about turning misbehaving kids into better ones.
- When he learned that they would shoot Boyfriend W Academy, and that they should attend school, he was excited because it had been more than 4 years since he had been a student.
- He plays the piano very well. When he was a child, his dream was to become a pianist, but he was discouraged because his friends told him that pianists were usually girls. He still has that hope.
- He along with No Min Woo are the most fluent in English.
- He enjoys sports. During his free time he goes jogging or plays soccer.
- Admire the BIGBANG.
- He asked the members to choose their favorite photo for I YAH. Then the fans had to vote and since Donghyun came last, he had to go by bus to Music Bank’s studio as a punishment Video
- Share a room with Min Woo and Lee Jeong Min.
- He thinks too much about things before doing them, that’s why nothing goes wrong for him.
- Donghyun said that the sexiest part of his body is his collarbone.
- The other members defined him as the member with the best body
- In his training days, he used to play the piano so that the other classmates could vocalize.
- He is a troublemaker and a very curious person.
- He was a backup dancer for K.Will together with Min Woo, Kwang Min and Young Min.
- For the program’s Christmas special Music Bank danced “Loving U” from Sistar together with Chun Ji from TEEN TOP, Very and Yook Sung Jae from BTOB he played Dasom.
- At Hello Baby kissed Minwoo, as he was filming a scene of a drama for one of the missions. Since then it’s hard for his to get close to him. Minwoo said, “That was my first kiss, even if it’s acted.”
- At Summer Vacation Event – Chapter 2, members were asked if they had a younger sister to which member they would introduce his to. He chose Minwoo, saying, “I would like to introduce his to MinwooMy younger sister is quiet, that’s why I choose Minwoo, he’s quiet too.”
- He is very good at putting up with spicy food.
- He bears a strong resemblance to the actor Lee Chang Joo.
- On the DVD I’m your Boyfriend minwoo and Jeongmin said that they usually talk a lot before going to sleep and that Donghyun is very annoyed by it.
- In their agency, they are not allowed to have girlfriends, nor are they allowed to be rumored to be dating, or to like someone, even if they have their “she” it will not be made known.
- In the interview for BNT they were asked about his alcohol tolerance. He commented that they went drinking to celebrate the maknaes becoming adults. He then commented “The person who tolerates alcohol the best is me, I don’t have a limit. I drink alone at home.”
- In an interview for “Hong Kong Fans Magazine” they were asked about their favorite anime characters: He likes “Bleach” characters. His favorite character is Kurosaki Ichigo.
- Call Minu and Minwoo.
- Had a concert in Puerto Rico 10/03/2014.
- In Puerto Rico -DongHyun singing “Listen” DongHyun said in Spanish, “This is a beautiful night… I want to invite a young lady to join me. Who wants to be my girlfriend?” He then presented flowers to the lucky girl, knelt down, hugged her, kissed his hand and even escorted his to the end of the stage as he bid his farewell.
- I participate in the survival program The Unit he was in the high ranks during the program, but in the final he did not make it to the project group.
- On May 16, 2019 with the termination of their contract with Starship Entertainment, it was announced that the separation of BOYFRIEND.
Kim Dong Hyun (BOYFRIEND) Advertisement
- 2009: Popeye Chicken
Kim Dong Hyun (BOYFRIEND) Drama
- College Life That Everyone Wants (2020)
- Useless Romance (Naver TV, 2018)
- The Miracle (Naver TV, 2016)
- 1km Between You and Me (SK Telecom, 2015)
- Love Frequency 37.2 (2014) cameo
- Couple Clinic: Love and War 2 (KBS2) cameo
- Dream High 2 (KBS2, 2012) cameo
Kim Dong Hyun (BOYFRIEND) Musicals
- Brothers Were Brave (2015)
- Bachelors Vegetable Store (2015)
Kim Dong Hyun (BOYFRIEND) Films
- GoGo Flower Boy 5 (2013)
Kim Dong Hyun (BOYFRIEND) TV Programs
- 2006: Zero for Conduct
- 2008: Elephant
- 2011: Love and war
- 2011: M! Pick Boyfriend
- 2012: Boyfriend W Academy
- 2012: Wonder Boy
- 2012: Boyfriend’s Tokyo Etoile Academy of Music
- 2012: Weekly Idol
- 2013: & Hello Baby! (season 7)
- 2013: The Beatles Code
- 2013 Beatles Code (Boyfriend)
- 2014: Weekly Idol (Boyfriend)
- 2014: II Dream Team
- 2015: Weekly Idol (Boyfriend)
- 2015: & YamanTV
- 2015: The Show – Beauty Station (MC)
- 2017: The Unit (KBS, 2017)
Kim Dong Hyun (BOYFRIEND) TV Drama’s
- This is My Love subject for Down the Flower Path (2019-2020)
- Two of Us (besides Kim Na Hyun ) subject for The Miracle (2016)
- Promise (together with Cya) theme for The Miracle (2016)
Kim Dong Hyun (BOYFRIEND) Music Videos
- SISTAR – Push Push (2010)
- Unit B – Question (2018)