Seo Min-woo

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This is a Korean name; the family name is Seo.
Seo Min-woo
Born (1985-02-08) 8 February 1985 (age 31)
Occupation
Musical career
Genres
Years active 2006–present
Labels TOP Media
Associated acts 100%
Birth name
Hangul
Revised Romanization Seo Min-u
McCune–Reischauer Sŏ Minu

Seo Min-woo (Hangul: 서민우; born February 8, 1985) is a South Korean idol singer and actor. He is a member of South Korean boy group "100%" under the label of TOP Media, as the leader and vocalist.

Career[edit]

Pre-debut[edit]

Main article: 100% (band)

In 2009, Minwoo was featured during Andy's promotion for his song "Single Man", along with Jumper's second member Park Dong-min (Hangul박동민). Minwoo has also been active as an actor. He starred in KBS2's 2006 drama Sharp 3 (Korean: 반올림3),[1] SBS's 2007 drama The King and I (Korean: 왕과 나),[2] he also did a cameo for New Tales of Gisaeng in episode 12 and in two movies, Crazy Waiting (Korean: 기다리다 미쳐) (2007)[3][4] and Where Are You Going? (Korean: 특별시 사람들) (2009).[5]

2013: Love and War 2, 100%[edit]

In 2013, Minwoo made a cameo in KBS2's drama, Marriage Clinic: Love and War 2 (Korean: 부부클리닉 사랑과전쟁2).[6]

Minwoo was chosen as a member of the group 100%, the 7-member South Korean boy group that debuted in September 2012 under Andy Lee's company TOP Media with their first single album We, 100%.[7]

2014: Military Service[edit]

On 4 March start his military service. He enlisted as an active-duty soldier. Minwoo will finish his duty to mandatory military service after 21 months, on 4 December 2015.

Variety shows[edit]

  • 17 June 2013: Beatles Code 2 on M.net - guest appearance with Shinhwa, Chunji (Teen Top) and Hyoeun (Stellar).[8]
  • All The Kpop 2013
  • Weekly Idol 2013

References[edit]

  1. ^ "반올림3 (2006)" Daum Movie. Retrieved 2012-10-01. (Korean)
  2. ^ "King and I (Drama - 2007) - Cast" HanCinema. Retrieved 2012-10-01.
  3. ^ "기다리다 미쳐 (2007) - Cast" Daum Movie. Retrieved 2012-10-01. (Korean)
  4. ^ "The Longest 24 Months (Movie - 2007) - Cast" HanCinema. Retrieved 2012-10-01.
  5. ^ "특별시 사람들 (2009)" Daum Movie. Retrieved 2012-10-01. (Korean)
  6. ^ "March Schedule" (in Korean). TOP Media. Retrieved 10 April 2013. 
  7. ^ Lee, Hye Ji (19 September 2012). "Teen Top's Agency to Debut New Boy Group". 10 Asia. Retrieved 2012-10-02. 
  8. ^ Hong, Grace Danbi (13 June 2013). "Teen Top, 100%, and Stellar Make Shinhwa Sweat on The Beatles Code". enewsWorld. CJ E&M. Retrieved 24 June 2013.