Find Out All The Information About Eric Shinwa’s Lookalike Actor and F.Cuz Member, Raehyun
After completing their promotion in Japan, F.Cuz’s LeeU decided to part ways with F.Cuz. The label company acted fast and recruited Raehyun. Raehyun was initially an actor. He gained popularity for his resemblance to Eric of Shinhwa. Due to his appearance and acting skills, Raehyun earned the nickname Little Eric.
After joining F.Cuz, Raehyun showed that he also has talents in music and entertainment. Raehyun is a close friend of all the F.Cuz original members; they came from the same high school and they knew each other for a long time.
In this article, Channel-Korea will introduce you to F.Cuz’s Raehyun. So, stay tuned!
F.Cuz’s Raehyun’s Full Profile
Name: Kim Raehyun
Stage Name: Raehyun
Date of Birth: June 8th, 1991
Place of Birth: Cheonan, South Chungcheong, South Korea
Height: 178 cm
Weight: 61 kg
Blood Type: O
Position: vocalist, visual
Education: Global Cyber University
Facts about F.Cuz’s Raehyun
- Raehyun graduated from Anyang Arts Senior High School
- His best friend Yejun also joined him as an F.Cuz member
- He debuted in MBC’s weekend drama Gloria
- His father graduated from Arts University while his mother majored in traditional Korean Instruments. It is clear that he got his passion for arts and music from his parents
- He dreamt of becoming an actor after watching National Flag
- He was nearly cast by the famous acting management company Sidus Entertainment and almost debuted as an idol-actor.
- On several occasions, opportunities to act in movies and dramas passed by him at the very last minute
- He gained popularity for his resemblance with Shinhwa’s Eric
- In his early debut years, he earned the nickname Little Eric
- Initially, he wanted to be an entertainer but later, he dreamed of becoming a successful actor
- He joined military service on October 19th, 2015, and completed his service on July 18th, 2017
Debut With F.Cuz
Raehyun and Daegon joined F.Cuz to replace LeeU. The news surfaced on April 27th, 2012. After the recruitment, the line-up of F.Cuz consisted of Jinon, Kan, Yejun, Raehyun, and Daegon. Other than Daegon, Jinon, Kan, Yejun, and Raehyun graduated from the same school, Anyang Senior High School. They were close friends and they didn’t have to adapt to each other. After the recruitment, all five members started preparing their latest album. They had just finished promoting in Japan before the news of LeeU’s departure was announced by the management company.
Raehyun joined military service on October 19th, 2015, and completed his service on July 18th, 2017. He was stationed at Kyungnam, Pohang as a Marine officer. Through his Facebook account, Raehyun posted: “At an age of slightly late, I joined military service and I will return quietly. I am thankful for everyone who supported me. I joined the military service with strong determination.”
He added: “To anyone that was hurt by actions and words, please forgive me. I am very sorry. Please forgive me. I will complete my duty for the country. Please take care of your health and wish you all good luck. I will return with good health.”
Moved to a New Management Company
F.Cuz members, Jinon, Raehyun, and Kan moved to a new management company and made a comeback in June 2020. On May 15th, 2020, MKS Entertainment announced the signing of F.Cuz as their new artist. MKS stated: “In the future, Jinon, Raehyun, Kan are focusing on music, broadcast, and concert. Management will invest a lot in quality content and performances. All of the musicality from each member will be fully displayed in music concerts. Please wait for them.”
After two years of hiatus, F.Cuz released “Shine” on July 6th, 2020, and “Summer of You” on August 4th, 2020.
That was all the information about Raehyun and F.Cuz. Let’s hope that F.Cuz can continue their activities and gain a larger fanbase and more popularity. Find out more, detailed information and the latest news about former F.Cuz members in the collection of Channel-Korea articles.