▬ SHINee’s Flaming Charisma Minho is the tallest among the boys. Minho appears to be a bit soft spoken compared to the others, but with his handsome looks and charm, he certainly does stand out. Recently, he has certainly broken out of his shell and his personality has begun to emerge as an outspoken and confident character.
Stage Name: 민호 / 珉豪
Real Name: Choi Minho (최민호)
Nickname: Flaming Charisma Minho
Position: Rapper & Vocals (Yes, he sings too.)
Birthdate: December 9, 1991 (18 int’l ; 19 krn)
Hometown: Incheon, South Korea
Discovered: 2006 S.M. Casting System
Height: 181 cm | 183-184cm *
Weight: 60kg *
Blood Type: B
Family: Parents, Older brother
Hobby/Interest: Soccer, Basketball, Acting, Chinese, English
Years Active: May 2008 - Present
◆ In Ha SangBaek’s Fashion Show, he walked down the run-way like a robot.
◆ He studied Chinese in Beijing in 2006 and 2007.
◆ Minho is the tallest and second youngest member in SHINee.
◆ Minho’s father is a soccer coach - Choi Yun Gyeom.
◆ Minho worked alongside with rap composer, JQ, with directing the raps in the 1st Album - The SHINee World for: Love’s Way, Love LIke Oxygen, One for Me, Graze, and Best Place; in addition to the Juliette Mini-Album he assisted JQ with Talk to You and Juliette in the raps.
◆ Minho co-wrote Get Down with Key in the 2009 Y.O.U. Mini-Album.
◆ MInho is studying part-time at Konkuk University (College of Art & Design - Film major) as of March 2010.
◆ Minho wrote the raps in SHINee’s 2nd Album - Lucifer: Up & Down, Obsession, Wowowow, and Your Name; he also co-wrote Shout Out with his fellow members.
◆ In the Hello Repackaged - 2nd Album, Minho and Key collaborated once again in co-writing Get It.
◆ Minho made his official acting debut as Oh Jero in the one-episode drama entitled ‘The Pianist’ alongside actress Han Ji Hye.
☆ TV Shows: (with multiple episodes)
Mnet SHINee Yunhanam (2008)
MBC Every1 Flower Boys’ Generation (2009)
KBS Joy Hello Baby Season 2 (2010)
KBS Let’s Go Dream Team Season 2 - Permanent Cast Member (2009 - present)
MBC Music Core - Permanent MC (as of 101030 2010 - present)
KBS Mini-Drama The Pianist - as Oh Jero (2010)
KBS 100 Points Out of 100 - Permanent Cast Member (2010 - present)
☆ Solo Appearances:
Ha SangBaek’s Fashion Show (March 2008)
2008/2009 F/W Pret-a-Porter Busan Fashion Show (May 2008)
Girls’ Generation’s “Gee” MV (2009) & PV (2010)
VNT’s “Sound” MV (2010)
* The heights and weights are difficult to keep up with so these are just estimates. They change overtime and we’re not sure exactly how tall they are and how much they weight as of right now. The heights listed on the Official Site are incorrect since they must have grown since debut right?
Source: Shinee Baidu Bar + TheSHINee.com + SHINee’s Official Site
Translation Credit: exotsia., melody, misuzu, shin;bi
Edited/Updated: bbcakes, anh. ☆
Credit: SHINee Forums International