Shownu (MONSTA X) Facts
- Group K-Pop MONSTA X
- Position: Leader, Vocalist and Dancer.
- Project Group: AND TEEN
- Position: Leader, Vocalist and Dancer.
- Changdong High School (Transferred)
- Youngdong High School (Graduate)
- Fanclub: Showcubs.
- Favorite Food: Rice and all kinds of noodles…
- Its name Shownu means “New Show”.
- He was the backup dancer for Lee Hyo Ri during Bad Girl promotions.
- He was part of the group that formed Starship: Nuboyz.
- In the program NO.MERCY in the first mission, he sang “All of Me” by John Legend and danced to “Add Me in” by Chris Brown, earning the number two spot.
- He was an apprentice at JYP Entertainment for 2 years.
- On July 24, 2016, he was part of the Ultra Dance Festival (UDF) along with Rocky from ASTRO Jin Young from GOT7, Dino from SEVENTEEN Hyun Kyung from ROMEO and Ten from NCT (Sub-Unit NCT U).
- He participated in the first season of Hit The Stage.
- After appearing in episode #238 of Knowing Brotherhis name and age were trending #1 and #5 respectively in real-time searches on naver.
- He was chosen as one of the top 10 male idols chosen as the “ideal guy” by men in the LGBT community in Korea, ranking #4.
- On July 10, 2021, Shownu wrote a post on the group’s official fan cafe announcing that he will begin military service on July 22. MONSTA X’s agency, Starship Entertainment, issued a statement announcing that Shownu would enter the military training center on July 22 and undergo basic training for three weeks before fulfilling the remainder of his mandatory military service as a public service worker. This is due to his medical history, which includes surgery for detached retina in his left eye and a dislocated shoulder.
Shownu (MONSTA X) Advertisement
- 2020: Moschino
- 2020: 1st Look
- 2020: W Korea (next to Ki Hyun)
- 2020 Harper’s BAAZAR KOREA (together with Min Hyuk and Joo Heon)
- 2019 BEAUTY+
- 2019 ELLE Korea (together with Won Ho)
- 2018: DAZED KOREA (with Won Ho)
- 2018: GQ Korea (with Won Ho)
- 2018: Beautiful City
- 2018: NYLON MAGAZINE (together with Won Ho)
- 2016: InStyle Korea
Shownu (MONSTA X) Collaborations
- PREP – Don’t Look Back (Feat. Shownu & So!YoON!) (2018)
Shownu (MONSTA X) Music
Shownu (MONSTA X) Drama
- Dae Jang Geum is Watching (MBC, 2018) cameo
- High-end Crush (Naver TV Cast & Sohu, 2015)
- Dream High (KBS2 2011) cameo
Shownu (MONSTA X) TV Programs
- Are You Hungry for Delivery? Just Order It! (MBC, 2021)
- CAP-TEEN (Mnet, 2020)
- Baek Father: Don’t Stop Cooking (MBC, 2020) together with Min Hyuk
- Hidden Singer 6 (jTBC, 2020) Ep. 5
- Knowing Brother (jTBC, 2020) Ep. 238 together with Joo Heon, Zico and Sunmi
- Problem Child in House (KBS, 2020) Ep. 79 (25.05.2020) together with JR
- Amazing Saturday (tvN, 2019) (02.11.2019) Ep. 82 together with Joo Heon
- Amazing Saturday (tvN, 2019) (15.06.2019) Ep. 63
- Radio Star (MBC, 2019) (29.05.2019) Ep. 619
- My Little Television (MBC, 2019) (10.05.2019) together with Chae Yeon and Na Ha Eun
- Yum-Yum Yum-Yum (Mnet, 2018-2019) Ep 1-15 together with Won Ho
- Mafia Game in Prison (tvN, 2019) Ep. 7-8
- Hello Counselor (KBS, 2018) Ep. 385 together with Ki Hyun
- Knowing Brother (JTBC, 2018) Ep. 136 together with Koo Jun Yup, Eun Hyuk and Tae Min
- Real Men 300 (MBC, 2018-2019)
- King of Mask Singer (MBC, 2018) (21.01.2018)
- History Repletion: Oh! Cool Guys (Channel A, 2017)
- Lipstick Prince (ONSTYLE, 2016-2017)
- Video Star (MBC Every1, 2017) Ep. 73
- Master Key (SBS, 2017) Ep. 2
- Running Man (SBS, 2016) (16.07.10) Ep. 307 together with SISTAR
- Hit The Stage (Mnet, 2016) Ep. 1,2,5,7 and 10
- Law of the Jungle (SBS, 2016)
- Cool Kiz on the Block (KBS2, 2015) Ep. 114
- MONSTA X’s NEWTROLAND (YouTube, 2020)
- MONSTA X is on Vacation (Seezn, 2020)
- MONSTA X’s TWOTUCKBEBE Day (YouTube, 2020)
- Monsta X in Jeju (Vlive, 2019)
- MONSTA X’s Puppy Day (YouTube, 2018-2019)
- Monsta X-Ray (JTBC2, 2017-2018)
- No Exit Broadcast (Vlive, 2017).
- Right Now! (Mnet, 2016)
- Deokspatch (YouTube, 2015-2016)
- NO.MERCY (Mnet, 2014-2015).
Shownu (MONSTA X) TV Drama’s
- I’ll Be There subject for Tale of the Nine Tailed (2020)
- Have A Good Night (besides Min Hyuk) theme for he Is My Type (2020)
- Now We Know Why theme for Protect The Boss (2011)