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Suho at Asia Song Festival on September 24, 2017 (2.jpg
Suho in September, 2017.
Background information
Birth nameKim Jun-myeon
Also known asSuho
Born (1991-05-22) May 22, 1991 (age 29)
OriginSeoul, South Korea
GenresK-pop, R&B, dance
Occupation(s)Singer, model, actor
Years active2011 (2011)–present
LabelsS.M. Entertainment
Associated actsExo
SM Town
WebsiteOfficial website
Korean name
Revised RomanizationGim Jun-myeon
McCune–ReischauerKim Chun-myŏn

Kim Jun-myeon (born May 22, 1991), better known by his stage name Suho, is a South Korean singer. He is a member of the South Korean boy band EXO.

Biography[change | change source]

1991─2011: Pre-debut[change | change source]

Suho was born on May 22, 1991 in Seoul, South Korea. He joined S.M. Entertainment through S.M. Casting System when he was 15 years old. Although spent seven years there was a year in which he was inactive as an apprentice in the company because he had injured his leg and left him to dance for a year, when the date of its debut was already established created a lot of insecurity and fear in Suho. He attended Seoul Performing Arts High School and Korea National University of Arts.

2012–present: Debut with EXO[change | change source]

He was the ninth member to be revealed on February 14, 2012 as the leader of EXO subunit; EXO- K, appearing in the teaser number 16 with his bandmate D.O.[1]

2007─present: Solo career[change | change source]

He began his acting career in 2007 by participating in the film of Super Junior Attack on the Pin-Up Boys as an extra. He appeared in the music video of TVXQ "HAHAHA Song" in 2008. In 2013, he appeared in the drama Prime Minister and I as Han Tae-woong in episodes 10 and 12. In the same year, he participated as a voice actor in Saving Santa with Eunji of Apink, while played Bernard, the humble elf who becomes the hero of the film when you are traveling in time to save the Holy kidnapped.[2] February 2014 to December of the same year, he assumed the role of host of the musical program Inkigayo along with his bandmate Baekhyun.[3][4]

In January 2015, Suho assumed the role of Hans in the musical School Oz produced by S.M. Entertainment, along with his bandmate Xiumin, several artists S.M. as Key, Luna and Seulgi, also performed another artist from another company like Changmin.[5]

In April 2015, he had confirmed that Suho to star in the film Glory Days as Ji-soo and Shinwa's member Dongwan.[6]

From April 10 to May 1, 2015, Suho appeared on the television show Fluttering India of KBS along with other artists such as Kyuhyun, Minho, Sungkyu and Lee Jong-hyun.[7]

In February 2016, Suho made ​​a special appearance in the music video of Jo Kwon of their debut single as a solo singer, "Crossroad".[8] In April of the same year, it was announced that Suho participate in the web drama How Are You Bread. The series will be broadcast in Korea and China during the middle of 2016.[9][10]

Discography[change | change source]

Songs[change | change source]

As lead artist[change | change source]

Year Title Peak charts
2014 "Beautiful" 75
  • KOR: 18,675+
Exology Chapter 1: The Lost Planet
"—" It indicates that the release is not positioned in the list or not released in that region.

Collaborations[change | change source]

Year Title Peak charts


2016 "My Hero"
(with Leeteuk, Kassy & Cho Yeong-su)
N/A Single without album
"—" It indicates that the release is not positioned in the list or not releaed in that region.

Sountrack appearances[change | change source]

Year Title Peak charts


2013 "Saving Santa"
(with Eun-ji)
N/A Saving Santa OST
2016 "Beautiful Accident"
(with Chen)
N/A Beautiful Accident OST
"—" It indicates that the release is not positioned in the list or not released in that region.

Filmography[change | change source]

Films[change | change source]

Year Title Role Notes
2013 Saving Santa Bernard (voice) Korean dub; lead role
2016 One Way Trip Sang-Woo Lead role

Dramas[change | change source]

Year Title Network Role Notes
2012 To the Beautiful You SBS Himself Cameo
2014 Prime Minister and I KBS2 Han Tae-woong Cameo; episodes 10-12
2015 Exo Next Door Naver TV Cast Suho Recurring; Fictional version of himself
2016 How Are You Bread Naver TV Cast Han Do-woo Lead role

Television shows[change | change source]

Year Title Network Role Notes
2013 Idol Star Athletics Championships MBC Competitor
Star King SBS Guest Episode 323, 324 and 326
Hello Counselor KBS Episode 131
Immortal Songs 2 KBS Episode 114
Beatles Code 2 Mnet
Idol Star Athletics Championships MBC Competitor
We Got Married MBC Guest Episode 32
Show Champion MBC Music Guest host
2014 Inkigayo SBS Regular host
2015 Idol Star Athletics Championships MBC Guest
Fluttering India KBS Main cast
M! Countdown Mnet Guest host
Problematic Men TVN Guest Episode 10
King of Mask Singer MBC
Star King SBS
Showbiz Korea Arirang
What's The Deal, Mom? MBC Episode 2
2016 Entertainment Weekly KBS
Fantastic Duo SBS Episodes 3 and 4
Duet Song Festival MBC Episode 10
Happy Together KBS with Chanyeol and Chen

| |- |Hello Counselor |KBS |Episode 349 |with [Sehun]

Music videos appearances[change | change source]

Year Title Artist
2008 "HaHaHa Song" TVXQ
2014 "To Mother" (remake) G.O.D.
"Saving Santa" Suho & Eunji
2015 "12:25 (Wish List)" f(x)
2016 "Crosswalk" Jo Kwon
"My Hero" Suho, Leeteuk & Kassy
"Beautiful Accident" Suho & Chen

Musical theatre[change | change source]

Year Title Role Notes
2015 School OZ Hans Main role

Awards and nominations[change | change source]

Year Award Category Nominated work Result
2016 52nd Baeksang Arts Awards Most Popular Actor (Film) One Way Trip Nominated

References[change | change source]

  1. "EXO Teaser 16_D.O. & SU HO". SM Town. February 14, 2012. Retrieved January 19, 2016.
  2. "Shin Dong Yup, EXO's Suho, and A Pink's Eunji reportedly dubbing for animation film 'Saving Santa'". Allkpop. November 7, 2013. Retrieved December 9, 2015.
  3. "EXO's Suho and Baekhyun + actress Lee Yu Bi chosen as new MCs for 'Inkigayo'". Allkpop. Retrieved December 6, 2015.
  4. "EXO's Suho and Baekhyun Bid Farewell to "Inkigayo," Thank Viewers for the Experience". Soompi. Retrieved December 6, 2015.
  5. "SM Announces Premiere Date for World's First Hologram Musical "School OZ" Starring EXO's Suho, Xiumin, TVXQ's Changmin, and Others". Soompi. Retrieved December 9, 2015.
  6. "EXO's Suho to Make His Big Screen Debut through "Glory Day"". Soompi. April 14, 2015. Retrieved December 9, 2015.
  7. "EXO's Suho, Infinite's Sunggyu, CNBLUE's Jonghyun Travel to India for New KBS Variety Show". Soompi. January 29, 2015. Retrieved December 9, 2015.
  8. harmonicar. "EXO's Suho two Star in Jo Kwon's Upcoming Music Video". Soompi. Retrieved February 6, 2016.
  9. "엑소 수호 멜로드라마 '하와유브레드' 출연 확정". Retrieved 2016-04-17.
  10. kminjungee. "EXO's Suho (Kim Jun Myeon) Confirmed for Main Role in New Web Drama". Soompi. Retrieved May 9, 2016.

Other websites[change | change source]