The Versatile South Korean Ricky Martin, Hong Kyun-min
Hong Kyung-min is a South Korean pop-rock singer with various abilities in entertaining. He could do any different genre of music, including ballad to dance. He could do anything and implemented his talent as a musician and entertainer in general.
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Hong Kyung-min’s Full Profile
Name: Hong Kyung-min (Hangeul: 홍경민)
Born date: February 9, 1976
Birthplace: South Korea
Height : 175 cm
Blood type: AB
Occupation: Singer, actor, DJ
3 Hong Kyung-min’s Fun Fact
1. He has talent in playing guitar, keyboard, drum, saxophone, and harmonica
2. Hong Kyung-min could play various genres includes pop-rock, Latin dance.
3. He is called Korea’s Ricky Martin because of his talent for entertaining.
Hong Kyung-min’s Music Career
Hong Kyung-min debuted with the song ‘Now’ in 1997 as a rock singer. From time to time, he has been trying to be in multiple genres as a singer. His voice has a signature that makes the listeners in a comfortable vibe. Later on, in 2000, he released “Shaky Friendship,” which lead him to success.
Hong Kyung-min’s Acting Career
Hong Kyung-min also expands to acting in July 2002 with a satirical comedy movie called ‘Emergency Act 19’ as a lead role. Here’s some of his acting career review!
Hong Kyung-min in Drama Love Can’t Wait
In 2006, Hong Kyung-min acted in the lead role in the drama ‘Love Can’t Wait.’ He played as Taek-Kyeong, a poor college student who fell in love with Eun-min, a naive high schooler. They instantly fall in love with each other due to their match relationship. They told their effort to have money and other struggles to get married in this drama. Such a funny and fun story!
Hong Kyung-min in Drama ‘Golden Garden’
His latest drama in 2019, Hong Kyung-min, was also played in the drama ‘Golden Garden’ as a guest role. This drama is about Eun Dong-joo, who wants to get back to her stolen life after being abandoned at an orphanage. Hong Kyung-min appeared on episode 4 only.
Hong Kyung-min in Movie ‘Emergency Act 19’
‘Emergency Act 19’ is Hong Kyung-min’s first debut acting in the movie. He was played himself in this movie. The story is about new law by the President of South Korea that criminalized all pop singers since pop singers become elected as politicians. Hong Kyung-get arrested during his concert and the hard fans of him who is coincidentally the daughter of the Chief Secretary, try to save him.
Hong Kyung-min Appearance in ‘The Return of Superman’
Hong Kyung-min has also appeared on a variety show ‘The Return of Superman.’ ‘This ‘Return of Superman’ is about a reality show about celebrity dads who take care of their daughter for 48 hours without helping anybody else. Their wives could enjoy their time off during this event and how fun and hectic dads handle their children.
Hong Kyung-min took care of her cute daughter, Rawon and Raim, who was born in 2016 and 2019.
Hong Kyung-min’s Daughters
During the variety show ‘The Return of Superman on the KBS2 TV, Hong Kyung-min asked her daughter Rawon who she likes the most since he said about if the nail color stays until the first snow, it means you will find love.
Hong Kyung-min that listed person that her daughter met like William Hammington, Ye Jun, Ren, and Minhyun NU’EST. Rawon then chooses Ren NU’EST as her decision to meet. Yet, her daddy, Hong Kyung-min, shows his jealousy. Rawon finally then chooses her dad. This event makes Hong Kyung-min smiled and also people who watched this episode.
Hong Kyung-min’s Wife
Hong Kyung-min was married to Kim Yu-na, a classical musician that has a specialty in haegeum. Kim Yu-na is 10 years younger than Hong Kyung-min. They married on November 2, 2014, at 63 Building in Yeuido. This couple was first met in the set of Immortal Songs: Singing the Legend. Kim Yu-na was happened to be one of the musicians accompanying him.
Hong Kyung-min ever revealed that he fell in love with his wife while wearing an elegant Hanbok on the show ‘Immortal Songs: Singing the Legend.’
Here are some of their wedding photos between Hong Kyung-min and Kim Yu-na. They look stunning and fabulous with Hanbok. What do you think?
This couple has been announced their childbirth in 2016 and 2019, their beautiful daughter Rawon and Raim.
Hong Kyung-min Activity in Instagram
On his official Instagram @lawonappa, Hong Kyung-min often shares his activity with his children. A lot of Rawon and Rain photos, according to his photo collection. He seems really good dad to his children.
Some of the photos from his Instagram below!
I’m excited about pizza. I sent a few snacks after Tae-gyun type snacks.. I think I’ll only eat pizza for a while.. Cool luck~
I will imitate everything you do. If my sister takes a picture of these places, I’ll have to take it at the same place as me. I copy everything. I hope we have a good relationship.
That’s all about Hong Kyung-min’s profile, his popular activity with his daughter in ‘The Return of Superman, and his career in acting and music. What do you think about his wife and daughters? Don’t forget to share it on Twitter and give your comments below on this Channel Korea article!