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|Born||August 25, 1988|
Paju, Gyeonggi, South Korea
|Revised Romanization||Hwang Gwang-hee|
Hwang Kwang-hee (Hangul: 황광희; Hanja: 黃光熙; born August 25, 1988), also known mononymously as Kwanghee, is South Korean singer, actor, and TV personality. He debuted in 2010 as a member of the boy band ZE:A. He is also known for his appearances on variety shows and was a cast member on Infinite Challenge from 2015 until he enlisted in the military in 2017.
On May 28, 2011, Kwanghee attended the "2011 Environment Day" event in Seoul, where he participated in a "clothes layering game" and shocked everyone by putting on 252 layers of t-shirts, earning him a Guinness World Record for the most T-shirts worn. He appeared on We Got Married paired Secret's Sunhwa. The last episode was filmed on April 10, 2013.
In April 2015, Kwanghee joined MBC's Infinite Challenge as a regular cast member. He was selected through the Sixth Man project which was held to fill the empty position after Noh Hong-chul left the program.
On February 7, 2017, Kwanghee officially joined Bonboo Entertainment.
|2012||Marrying The Mafia 5 - Return of the Mafia||Choi Gyu-chul|
|2013||Gladiators of Rome 3D (2012)||Timo (Korean dubbing)|
|2009||Office Reality - ZE||Ep. 1-6|
|ZE riteonjeu||Ep. 1-12|
|2011||KBS2||Let's Go! Dream Team S2||Ep. 86, 95||Participant in Dream Team. Teamed with Min (Miss A) in Ep 86.|
|SBS||Law of the Jungle||Ep. 1-28||Season 1 - Namibia|
Season 2 - Papua, Indonesia
Season 3 - Vanuatu
Season 4 - Siberia
|2012||SBS||Star King||Panel (Left the show in Apr 2015 before joining Infinite Challenge)|
|Inkigayo||MC (16th Dec 2012 to 5 April 2015)|
|MBC||We Got Married S4||Ep. 133 - 166||Couple with Han Sun-hwa (Secret)|
|SBS||Law of the Jungle||Season 1 (Namibia, Papua),
Season 2 (Vanuatu, Siberia)
|Member (returned to Korea early due to an injury suffered during season 2 in Siberia)|
|2013||Son Dambi's Beautiful Days S2||MC (S2, Ep. 7 onwards)|
|Olive TV||Party Mart||MC|
|TVN||Friends Treating You To Something||MC co-host with Boom|
|2014||MBC||2014 Idol Star Athletics Championships||Caster, Participated with ZE:A under Team C|
|SBS||Fashion King Korea||Season 2||Participant with Kwak Hyun-joo|
|Olive TV||Olive Show 2014||MC|
|KBS World||The Lord Of The Ratings||MC|
|JTBC||In Bed With Boss||Ep 1 – 3||MC|
|SBS||Law of the Jungle||Ep. 100 – 102||Season 12 - Borneo|
|MBC||King of Mask Singer||Pilot Episode||Judge|
|KBS World TV||Beauty Bible 2015 S/S||Ep. 1 – 15||MC co-host with Kang Hyoni and Jeon Hyo-sung|
|Beauty Bible 2015 F/W||Ep. 1 – 14||MC co-host with Kang Hyoni and Jeon Hyo-sung|
|EBSCulture||The best cooking secrets Season 2015B||Ep. 1 – 131||MC|
|The best cooking secrets Season 2015C||Ep. 1 – 109||MC|
|MBC||Infinite Challenge||Ep. 419 – 424, 427 – 523||Cast member (joined after being selected as the 6th Man in April 2015, was cast member until March 25, 2017.)|
|KBS||Joy's Go for Youth||MC|
|MBC||The Capables One||Pilot/Special Episode|
|Olive TV||Avatar Chef||Ep. 1 – 12||MC co-host with Lee Hwi-jae|
|SBS||Healing Camp, Aren't You Happy||Ep. 205 – 219||MC co-host with Kim Je-dong and Seo Jang-hoon|
|2016||EBSCulture||The best cooking secrets Season 2016A||Ep. 1 – Ep. ?||MC (March 23, 2015 – January 27, 2017) |
|K-Star Reform Show||Ep. 1 – Ep. ?||MC|
|MBC||Idol Cooking King||Paired with labelmate Han Hyeri and won 1st place.|
|KBS2||Battle Trip||Ep. 23 – 24||Traveler with San E|
|2019||MBC Every 1||Weekly Idol||Ep. 388 onwards||MC along with Jo Se-ho and Nam Chang-hie|
|2010||SBS||Prosecutor Princess||Boy in a club||Cameo with ZE:A in ep.2|
|MBC||Gloria||Trainee||Cameo with ZE:A in ep.11,14|
|2011||MBN||Vampire Idol||Kwang-hee||Supporting role|
|KBS2||Detectives in Trouble||Hyun-soo||Cameo in ep.1|
|2012||SBS||Salamander Guru and The Shadows||Job seeker||Cameo in ep.3|
|KBS||My Husband Got a Family||Himself||Cameo with ZE:A in ep.39|
|MBC||Standby||Ha Kwang-hee||Cameo in ep.76-77|
|SBS||To the Beautiful You||Song Jong-min||Supporting role|
|2014||KBS||What Happens to My Family?||Vitamin Salesman||Cameo in ep. 2|
|2011||"그대만 보여요" (I Can Only See You)||Kim Ye-won (Jewelry) and Hwang KwangHee (ZE:A)||Track 5 from Protect the Boss OST|
|2015||"맙소사" (Mapsosa)||HwangTaeJi (Hwang KwangHee (ZE:A), Taeyang and G-Dragon (Big Bang)).||Infinite Challenge's "Yeongdong Highway Music Festival" 2015|
|2016||"Your Night"||Hwang Kwanghee X Gaeko feat. Oh Hyuk (Hyukoh)||Infinite Challenge's Hip Hop Special (Song achieved Perfect Allkill on 2nd Jan 2017 14:00 KST)|
|Year||Awards show||Category||Nominated work||Result||Ref|
|2012||12th MBC Entertainment Awards||Best Newcomer in a Show/Variety||We Got Married and
Golden Fishery - Kneedrop Guru
|2013||SBS Entertainment Awards||Best Entertainer Award||Star King||Won|||
|2015||MBC Entertainment Awards||Achievement award||Infinite Challenge||Won|
- "光熙 - ZE:A". ZE:A Chinese Official Website (in Chinese). Archived from the original on 6 May 2010. Retrieved 18 August 2018.
- Mark Russell (29 April 2014). K-Pop Now!: The Korean Music Revolution. Tuttle Publishing. p. 68. ISBN 978-1-4629-1411-1.
- Jeong, Si-jong (13 March 2017). "황광희, 환한 미소로 입대…'저 잊지 마세요'". JTBC News (in Korean). Retrieved 19 August 2018.
- Kim, Eun-ae (23 March 2017). "황광희가 고별방송에서 '무도'에 대한 애정을 전하다". Osen (in Korean). Retrieved 19 August 2018.
- "And the Sixth Man of "Infinity Challenge" Is…?". soompi.com. April 18, 2015. Retrieved March 26, 2017.
- "[단독] 'FA' 광희, 추성훈 손잡았다 '본부이엔티 전속계약'" (in Korean). Retrieved 2017-02-07.
- "Kwanghee and Yewon to lend their voices for the animated move 'Gladiator: The Birth of a Lazy Hero' | allkpop.com". www.allkpop.com. Retrieved 2016-05-21.
- Pao. "Kim Gura, Defconn, and Kwanghee Become Secretaries in "In Bed with Boss"". Soompi. Retrieved 2016-06-02.
- ehk38. "Kwanghee Confirmed as New MC of "Vitamin"". Soompi. Retrieved 2016-06-02.
- "최고의 요리비결 (최고의 요리 비결)". home.ebs.co.kr. Retrieved 2016-06-01.
- "이휘재·광희, 올리브TV '아바타 셰프' MC 호흡". m.entertain.naver.com. Retrieved 2016-06-02.
- "Leeteuk, Kwanghee, and Lee Hwi Jae to MC on a new fashion variety show! | allkpop.com". Retrieved 2016-07-13.
- "Which idol star took the win on 'Idol Cooking King'? | allkpop.com". Retrieved 2016-09-14.
- "[공식]조세호-황광희-남창희 '주간아이돌' 새로운 MC로 확정". sports.chosun.com. 2018-12-18. Retrieved 2018-12-18.
- "광희 수상 소감, MBC 연예대상 남자 신인상에 울먹 "소감 적어왔다"". kyeongin. December 30, 2012. Retrieved December 31, 2012.
- "The Winners of The 2013 SBS Entertainment Awards". Soompi. 30 December 2013.