Park Ji Hoon is a Hallyu star with both irresistible charms and stunning visuals. He has the ability to easily captivate your attention and register in your mind as if you have known him for a long time. Additionally, he is extremely talented! This idol-actor can act cute and manly, and we’re always in awe of his performances.
Ji Hoon is a young rising star in the entertainment industry. His experience has shown that he has great potential to shine even brighter in the future. Here are 10 things you should know about him:
1. Born on May 29, 1999
Ji Hoon, a Gemini, is full of energy and very clever according to his star sign. If you have been following him for a while, you would know that this definitely rings true. He has a way of making every day special and lifting people’s spirits.
2. He get second place in Mnet’s Produce 101 Season 2
If you’ve come across the “nae maeumsoge jeojang~” aegyo, that’s Ji Hoon! The cute gesture went viral in South Korea and made him stand out among viewers of Produce 101 Season 2. We can’t forget his adorable wink. He consistently performed well and received a lot of support from viewers. Park Ji Hoon eventually came in 2nd place during the conclusion of the show.
3. Former member of Wanna One
Park Ji Hoon gained a lot of fans after appearing on Produce 101 Season 2. He debuted as a member of Wanna One in 2017 and the group was very successful until 2018. Wannables were pleasantly surprised when the group reunited at the 2021 MAMA stage and even performed a new track, “Beautiful Part III.”
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4. BTS’ V is his Role Model
Ji Hoon showed his admiration for V on the show Happy Together 3. He praised V’s stage expressions and said that he was a great sunbaenim. Fans of both idols were lucky to see them interact on a later episode of the show. It was revealed that Ji Hoon and V communicate well and even enjoyed playing games together.
5. Park jo hoon was a child actor
At just a young age, Park Ji Hoon has already shown the world how talented he is. In 2006, he made his debut as a child actor in the K-drama, Jumong. Aside from TV appearances, he has also been active in the theater and music scene since he was seven. We can’t wait to see what else this young star will achieve in the future!
6. His several K-dramas appearance
Park Ji Hoon is an amazing actor who has shown his talent in different K-dramas, such as Flower Crew: Joseon Marriage Agency and At A Distance, Spring Is Green. You can also check out the web series that he’s in. He’s done an amazing job with all the roles he’s been given and I’m really looking forward to his future projects!
7. MAY is his fandom name
With much love and trust, Ji Hoon put the fate of his solo fandom name to his pet. He shortlisted the choices and with the help of Max, MAY was chosen. It’s definitely a beautiful name with relevant definitions because the idol’s birthday is in May plus it also means “expressing possibilities”.
8. His pet dog named Max
Park Ji Hoon is a proud pet parent to his Schnauzer dog, Max. This cute pup has been with him since 2018. Max even earned the title of being the 12th member of Wanna One because Ji Hoon loves to bring him along during their practice sessions back in the day. Ji Hoon is truly a dog lover!
9. His solo debut “LOVE”
It didn’t take long for Ji Hoon to make his solo debut after Wanna One concluded their group activities. He released the EP, O’Clock, and title track, “L.O.V.E” – which was a big success! In fact, he even won a music trophy on Music Bank!
10. His Instagram account
Now that you know more about Ji Hoon, be sure to follow him on Instagram! His username is @0529.jihoon.ig, and he posts a lot of selfies and photos with his dog. He also updates his fans through IG stories, so if you want to stay up to date, following him is a must!
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