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Ryeowook (Super Junior)

Weight: 55kg
Height: 174cm
Real name: 김려욱 / Kim Ryeo Wook
Date of Birth: June 21, 1987

Ryeowook (Super Junior)

About Ryeowook (Super Junior)

Ryeowook (Super Junior) Facts

  • Group K-Pop Super Junior
  • Education
    • Sangok Elementary
    • School Sangok Namjung School
    • Dukwon Art High School Composition Department
    • Inha University Bachelor of Arts in Theater and Film Inha University Graduate School of Cultural Management (Convergence Course, Master’s Program) (Graduate)
  • Training period He was an S.M. Entertainment trainee for only two months, joining Super Junior weeks before his debut.
  • Languages Korean (native language) and Mandarin Chinese (advanced).
  • Instruments Piano and saxophone
  • Hobbies Singing, composing music, cooking and DJing
  • Religion Catholic
  • Fanclub The fandom began to be called “Ryeosomnias Over time, names such as “Ryeobiased” and “Ryeostan” But the name Ryeowook calls his fans by is “Ryeoksuni” Many call fandom “Ryeoinsomnia” but this one is incorrect.
  • He is considered the fourth best voice in South Korea.
  • Before he became a singer, his school teachers thought he was going to become a music teacher because of his great listening and musical ability.
  • He was a trainee for only 3 months of the Sm before his debut
  • Ryeowook loves to cook for the members but he does not eat his own food.
  • His Mandarin Chinese pronunciation is quite good. He, Kyuhyun and Siwon are the most proficient in the language through their activities with Super Junior M.
  • In a Chinese program the guys from Super Junior M was playing a mime game and the word to be represented was “yi mao bu ba” (stingy) and to represent it Hangeng referred to him being what they understood most clearly were Siwon KyuHyuny Donghae.
  • For his participation in the film Attack On The Pin-Up Boys, he was nominated for Best Supporting Actor and Best Comedy Performance at the Korean Film Awards.
  • Singing with Hyolyn & Cho Kyu Hyun the theme Here I AM the program of Super Junior Foresight ep 6.
  • In the program Super Junior Foresight ep 6 delivered a halo ring to Bora from SISTAR
  • He composed together with Sung Min the song Love U More part of the Repackage Edition of Sorry Sorry, the third album from Super Junior.
  • Ryeowook graduated from Inha University on February 24, 2012 along with Choi Si Won both specialized in Theater and Film.
  • He likes Winnie the Pooh so much that he would like to be Christopher Robin
  • He is afraid of big dogs.
  • He confessed to being a fanboy of Toe Top and that his favorite member was Ricky.
  • He is considered by the members to be one of the most sentimental of the group, as is Eunhyuk.
  • At the end of September, he attended for the first time a concert by FTISLAND in which he was with Amber Liu from F (x) and Nicole former member of KARA.
  • He confessed together with Sungjong in Super Idol Chart Show that he doesn’t like coffee because he’s still a baby.
  • At the beginning of March, he was appointed as ambassador for tourism in Switzerland together with Lee Teuk and Cho Kyu Hyun also known as ‘Swiss Friends’, for the 2015-2016 period.
  • Kyuhyun has reiterated that Ryeowook does not let him into his bedroom at night because he sleeps completely naked
  • Learned to drink from Kangin
  • He has fought on different occasions with Siwon because Siwon likes to do hi5 more than 2 times which makes Ryeowook angry and yells with a very high-pitched voice.
  • Shows too much affection for the rookie group MONSTA X how to send them messages to twitter in one of them I send message to Yoo Ki Hyun MONSTA X for their participation in an OST or send them encouragement for their promotions
  • On his solo trip to NY he was harassed by a foreigner at the airport who asked for his number and called him as beautiful smile.
  • His debut album ranked #5 on Billboard’s World Albums chart, Ryeowook reached #38 on the Billboard Social 50 chart being the eighth Korean artist to chart on the chart and the second Korean solo artist to do so after PSY to achieve it.
  • On March 17, 2016 SM Entertainment confirmed that Ryewook’s army enlistment date is June 14, 2016 and its release is scheduled for July 10, 2018.
  • On October 11, he will begin his military service. After a five-week training period, he will serve as a soldier for 21 months.
  • He is the penultimate member to enter military service.
  • On Sept. 29, SpoTVNews reported that Ryeowook and Ari according to media reports, they became close after being introduced by an acquaintance of both of them. SJ Label confirmed the relationship saying “We confirm that Ryeowook and Ari are in a romantic relationship after being introduced as Senior and Junior.”



Kim Ryeowook (born June 21, 1987 in Incheon, South Korea) also known as Ryeowook, is an actor, singer, dancer and the second youngest member of South Korean band Super Junior.

He is also one of the main voices of the group and a member of the sub-units Super Junior K.R.Y. and Super Junior M.

Solitaire Activities

Before entering his Military Service he was a DJ in the radio program: Super Junior Kiss The Radio (Sukira), replacing his partners Lee Teuk and Eun Hyuk their first appearance was on MBC’s “Starry Night” program.

On July 10, 2018, he concluded his military service.

Debut only

On January 28, 2016, Ryeowook debuted as a solo artist with the release of his first debut mini album titled, ‘The Little Prince.

Ryeowook (Super Junior) Musical Contributions

Compositions and Lyrics.

  • “Love U More” – Super Junior : Sorry, Sorry – 3rd Album Repackaged – “Just lyrics, with Sung Min (2009)

Other Compositions and Lyrics.

  • “Like A Cold” – “Composition only”

Ryeowook (Super Junior) Collaborations

  • Zhou Mi – Starry Night (besides Kim Ryeo Wook) (Chinese Ver.) (2020)
  • Zhou Mi – Starry Night (besides Kim Ryeo Wook) (2020)
  • Beige – When falling in love with a friend (Feat. Kim Ryeo Wook) (2010)
  • TVXQ – Wish (Feat. Kim Ryeo Wook &. Kyuhyun (2008)


  • Ryeowook Concert “Ever Lasting Star” 2016
    • february 19, 20 and 21 – Seoul, South Korea – SM Coex Artium

Ryeowook (Super Junior) Drama

  • The Producers (KBS2, 2015) Ep. 9

Ryeowook (Super Junior) Musicals

  • 30歳の頃に (at the age of 30) (2019) (Japan).
  • Sonata of Flame (2019) (Korea)
  • Sonata of Flame (2018) (Japan)
  • Agatha (2015)
  • The curious incident of the dog in the night-time (2015)
  • The Goddess is Watching (2014-2015)
  • High School Musical (2013)
  • Temptation of Wolves (2011)

Ryeowook (Super Junior) Films

  • SMTOWN The Stage (2015)
  • Super Show 4 3D (2013)
  • I AM (2012)
  • SMTOWN Live in Tokyo Special Edition (2012)
  • Super Show 3 3D (2011)
  • Attack On The Pin-Up Boys (2007)

Ryeowook (Super Junior) Awards

Best DJ 2015- KBS Awards 2015.

Ryeowook (Super Junior) Radio Programs

  • Idol True Colors (MBC C-Radio, 2014.04.26, guest) – Next to Super Junior M
  • SimSimTaPa/Stop the Boring Time (MBC, 2014.04.08, guest) – besides Super Junior M
  • SimSimTaPa/Stop the Boring Time (MBC, 2013.06.18, guest) – besides Henry Lau
  • SimSimTaPa/Stop the Boring Time (MBC, 2013.04.11, guest) – besides Eun Hyuk
  • Super Junior Kiss The Radio (Sukira) (KBS, 2011 – present, DJ and announcer)

Ryeowook (Super Junior) TV Programs

  • Super TV (xtvN/tvN, 2018)
  • Celebrity Bromance (MBC, 2016.03.17) Park Hyung Sik (ZE:A)
  • The Boss is Watching
  • Hello Counselor
  • Very private TV (25.3.2016 onwards) (MBC, 2016)
  • Yoo Hee Yeol’s Sketchbook (KBS, 2016.01.29)
  • Radio Star (MBC, 2016.01.28)
  • Same Bed, Different Dream (SBS, 2016.01.23)
  • Immortal Songs 2 (KBS, 2016.01.23)
  • King of Mask Singer (MBC, 2016)
  • Quiz to Change The World (MBC, 2015.10.02) – besides Kang In
  • Singing All Over The World/唱游天下 (Jiangsu TV, to be broadcast) – besides Eun Hyuk
  • ENTER K (YTN, 2015, MC, on air)
  • Running Man (SBS, 2015, EP. 233)
  • Entertainment Relay (KBS, 2015.01.31) – besidesl cast of the musical ‘Agatha’.
  • Super Junior M’s Guest House (SBS, 2014-2015)
  • The Human Condition (KBS, 2014.11.22) – besides Eun Hyuk
  • A Song for You 3 (KBS, 2014, Ep. 14-15)
  • Star Gazing (MBC, 2014.09.18) – besides Lee Teuk, Shin Dong, Eun Hyuk and Kyuhyun
  • Hello Counselor (KBS, 2014.09.15) – besides Kim Hee Chul, Kang In and Shin Dong
  • Strongest Group/The Ultimate Group/最强天团 (Jiangsu TV, 2014.08.08).
  • Lee Young Dong PD’s Food X-Files (Channel A, 2014.03.14)
  • Super Idol Chart Show (Mnet, 2014-2015, MC) – besides Sung Jong
  • Radio Star (MBC, 2013.10.09)
  • Hello Counselor (KBS, 2013.07.22) – besides Eun Hyuk and Henry Lau
  • Shinhwa Broadcast (JTBC, 2012, Ep. 28-29)
  • The Beatles Code Season 2 (Mnet, 2012, Ep. 20-21)
  • Weekly Idol (MBC, 2012, Ep 60-61)
  • Star Life Theater (KBS, 2012)
  • Saturday Night Live Korea 2 (tvN, 2012)
  • Immortal Songs 2 (KBS, 2012)
  • Super Junior Foresight (MBC, 2010-2011)
  • Oh My School (KBS, 2010, Ep. 6)
  • Night Star (KBS, 2010, Ep. 5)
  • Intimate Note (SBS, 2009, Ep. 24-25)
  • Star Golden Bell (KBS, 2009, Ep. 241)
  • Explorers of the Human Body (SBS, 2007-2008)
  • Super Junior Mini-Drama (Mnet, 2006)
  • Super Junior Adonis c& (KM, 2006)
  • Mystery 6 (Mnet, 2006)
  • Super Junior Full House (SBS, 2006)
  • Super Junior Show (KM, 2005-2006)

Ryeowook (Super Junior) TV Drama’s

  • Starry Nigh t theme for Youth of May (2021)
  • Maybe Tomorrow theme for The Queen’s Classroom (2013)
  • If You Love Me More theme for Myung Wol the Spy (2011)
  • Like Nnow (besides Dong Hae) theme for It’s Okay, Daddy’s Girl (2010)
  • Biting my Lips (besides Sung Min and Kyuhyun) theme for President (2010)
  • Smile Again theme for Home Sweet Home (2010)

Themes for Musicals

  • Start of Something New (besides Moon) theme for High School Musical (2013)

Ryeowook (Super Junior) is a member of:

Super Junior M

Super Junior M

Super Junior-K.R.Y. (Sub-Unit)

Super Junior-K.R.Y. (Sub-Unit)

Super Junior

Super Junior

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