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Pentagon Members Profile, Full Biography UPDATED!

Pentagon or written as  PENTAGON  and also known as PTG is a Kpop boy band group under Cube Entertainment. The group was formed in 2016, consisting of ten people as members such as Jinho, Hui, Hongseok, E’Dawn, Shinwon, Yeo One, Yan An, Yuto, Kino and Wooseok. They debuted in October 10, 2016, with an EP titled the same as their group name which is Pentagon.

5 months after debuting as Kpop group, Pentagon also debuted in Japan with an EP titled “Gorilla” which got on top three in Orion chart. Unfortunately, in 2018, the group must got into a problem making their two members taking a long hiatus and departure respectively.

If you were into Kpop, you must have gotten news about E’Dawn and Hyuna announced they are dating, and also Yan An from Pentagon members health problem. With 2 of members on hiatus, Pentagon members to be included in promotion now only 8 left.

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Pentagon Members Profile

Pentagon Members Profile
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Pentagon Member Summarize

Names Names Age Birthdays Height
Hui Lee Hoe taek 25 August 28, 1993 172 cm
Jinho Jo Jin Ho 26 April 17, 1992 168 cm
Hongseok Yang Hong Seok 24 April 17, 1994 181 cm
Shinwon Ko Shin Won 22 December 11, 1995 184 cm
Yeo One Yeo Chang-Gu 22 March 27, 1996 178 cm
Yuto Adachi Yuto 20 January 23, 1998 184 cm
Kino Kang Hyung Gu 20 January 27, 1998 177 cm
Wooseok Jung Woo Seok 20 January 31, 1998 188.4 cm
Yanan Yan an 22 October 25, 1996 186 cm
E’ Dawn Kim Hyo Jong 24 June 1, 1994 174 cm

Pentagon Official Accounts:

Hui Pentagon Members Profile

  • Name: Lee Hoe Taek
  • Hangul: 이회택
  • Stage Name: Hui
  • Nickname: Huiting
  • Birthdate: August 28, 1993
  • Birthplace: Gwacheon, South Korea
  • Age: 25 Years old
  • Position: Leader, Main Vocalist, Lead Dancer
  • Height: 172 cm (5’8″)
  • Weight: 57 Kg
  • Blood Type: A
  • Zodiac Sign: Virgo
  • Hobbies: Playing game, football, composing music

Hui Pentagon Background

Lee Hoe Taek or better known as Hui from Pentagon members was born in Gwacheon, South Korea. He graduated from Modern K Academy and has also become JYP trainee before changed the agency to CUBE Entertainment.

Hui Pentagon Relationship Status

Hui is single as of right now, he does indeed ever date Soojin from (G)I-dle members, which were confirmed by CUBE entertainment and has stated that the relationship has ended a long time ago.

Hui Pentagon Solo Activities

As Pentagon is still considered rookie Kpop group in South Korean with 2 years experience and recent dating scandal this year with its now on hiatus Pentagon members. Hui didn’t have any solo activities.

Hui Pentagon Members Trivia

Hui Pentagon Trivia

Here are some facts about Hui in Pentagon members profile trivia:

  • Hui failed to pass his exam to Hanyang University
  • Hui’s mother is an English teacher in the past
  • Hui could play the piano
  • Before joining CUBE Entertainment, he is a trainee for JYP Entertainment
  • Hui also ranked in first place on the JYP audition
  • Hui made a cameo appearance in Rain MV titled “Rain’s Effect”
  • Hui dislike any of foreign cuisine and prefer a local
  • Hui also could do a tumbling
  • According to him, he would date Yeo One if he were a girl
  • Hui also composing a music lyrics titled “Never” for produce 101
  • Hui together with his fellow Pentagon members Wooseok composed a lyric for Wanna One debut and the said group gaining popularity with its songs
  • Hui also composed a song for Kriesha Chu titled “Like Paradise”
  • Hui also the main composer of the group, as the majority of the song were composed by him
  • Hui was confirmed by his agency which is CUBE Entertainment that he does indeed date Soojin before
  • Hui ideal type of woman is someone who try their best in everything

Jinho  Pentagon Members  Profile

  • Name: Jo Jin Ho
  • Hangul: 조진호
  • Stage Name: Jinho
  • Nickname: the god
  • Birthdate: April 17, 1992
  • Birthplace: Seoul, South Korea
  • Age: 26 Years old
  • Position: Main Vocalist
  • Height: 168 cm (5’6″)
  • Weight: 52 Kg
  • Blood Type: A
  • Zodiac Sign: Aries
  • Hobbies: Playing game, watching a video, and listening to the music

Jinho Pentagon Background

At the age of 16, Jinho was scouted by SM Entertainment and he took a part in the Sm Everysing audition. To his surprise, he won the first prize and became a trainee of the 14th Sm Academy, where he trained for two hard years to become an idol.

In 2010, Jinho luckily made his debut as a member of the project boy group called Sm the ballad which, consisted of four singers Super Junior’s Kyuhyun, TRAX’s Typhoon, Shinee’s Jonghyun and him.

In 2015, seven years after he became a trainee at Sm entertainment and he still didn’t make his official debut he started to look at other agencies. He then auditioned for Cube entertainment and was on their TV program Pentagon Maker. In the 8-week-audition, he had completed his pentagon graph and was accepted as a pentagon member.

Jinho Pentagon Relationship Status

Junho is still single, and not like some of his peers which is Hui, and E’Dawn he doesn’t get involved in dating rumors

Jinho Pentagon Solo Activities

Jinho debuted in 2018 with a musical show titled “The Iron Mask” outside of that, there is no more activities to be announced yet

Jinho Pentagon Members Trivia

Jinho Pentagon Trivia

Here are some facts about Jinho in Pentagon members profile trivia:

  •  Jinho could play piano and guitar
  • Jinho also could speak Chinese
  • Jinho joined SM Entertainment as a trainee before joining CUBE Entertainment
  • Jinho got ranked first in SM Entertainment audition while Exo members Xiumin got the second place
  • Jinho is the shortest Hyung among Pentagon members
  • Jinho need to train for eight years before debuting as Pentagon members
  • Jinho likes to wear a pink sweater
  • Jinho specialty is singing with high notes
  • Jinho position is not a rapper in Pentagon members while he also could do it well
  • Jinho has his own room in Pentagon’s dorm
  • Jinho ideal type of woman is someone who has girly personality and has nice nails

Hongseok Pentagon Members Profile

  • Name: Yang Hong Seok
  • Hangul: 양홍석
  • Stage Name: Hongseok
  • Nickname: hong mom, Yang Jr, Hongseokkie, Honggie
  • Birthdate: April 17, 1994
  • Birthplace: Seoul, South Korea
  • Age: 24 Years old
  • Position: Lead Vocalist
  • Height: 181 cm (5’11”)
  • Weight: 65 Kg
  • Blood Type: A
  • Zodiac Sign: Aries
  • Hobbies: Listening to music, collecting ironman merchandise

Hongseok Pentagon Background

Not much is known about Hongseok during his early life, and before pre-debut as an idol. What we know is Hongseok hometown is in Seoul, South Korea, and also has an older brother.

Before joining CUBE Entertainment, Hongseok were a trainee for YG Entertainment. Because of long training period as a trainee, Hongseok decide to leave the later for CUBE Entertainment.

Hongseok Pentagon Relationship Status

Hongseok is still single, although there is a rumor he dated Lee Soo Hyun from I.B.I the rumor is denied by CUBE agency stating that Hongseok and Lee Soo Hyun just a long time friends even before debuting.

Hongseok Pentagon Solo Activities

Hongseok doesn’t have solo activities yet and still focusing on promoting the Pentagon group.

Hongseok Pentagon Members Trivia

Hongseok Pentagon Trivia

Here are some facts about Hongseok in Pentagon members profile trivia:

  • Hongseok older brother was called Junseok
  • Hongseok could and fluent in three languages which are Korean, Chinese, English
  • Hongseok has joined YG Entertainment before joining CUBE Entertainment
  • Hongseok almost become iKON members where he drops out from YG Entertainment
  •  Hongseok also ever participated in JYP audition
  • Hongseok was a fan to Marvel Character Iron Man
  • Hongseok proudest body part was his abs
  • Hongseok could cook well, and he is the best cook among Pentagon Members
  • Hongseok was sharing a room with the now on hiatus E’Dawn

Shinwon Pentagon Members Profile

  • Name: Ko Shin Won
  • Hangul: 고신원
  • Stage Name: Shinwon
  • Nickname: Godel
  • Birthdate: December 11, 1995
  • Birthplace: Cheongju, South Korea
  • Age: 22 Years old
  • Position: Sub Vocalist
  • Height: 184 cm (6’0″)
  • Weight: 68 Kg
  • Blood Type: A
  • Zodiac Sign: Sagittarius
  • Hobbies: Watching films, playing games, taking naps, Shopping

Shinwon Pentagon Background

There is not much known for Shinwon early life, or before debuting as Pentagon beside he was already a street model before joining CUBE Entertainment.

Shinwon Pentagon Relationship Status

Shinwon currently not dating anyone and doesn’t get involved in dating rumors with anyone.

Shinwon Pentagon Solo Activities

Shinwon doesn’t have solo activities yet and still focusing on promoting the Pentagon group.

Shinwon Pentagon Members Trivia

Shinwon Pentagon rivia

Here are some facts about Shinwon in Pentagon members profile trivia:

  • Shinwon is the youngest child in his family
  • During youth, he was working part-time in BCWC Store
  • He also ever became a street model for LEFAS
  • Shinwon couldn’t stand animals because he is afraid
  • Shinwon have the shortest temper among Pentagon members
  • Shinwon likes to consume everything that Mcdonald sell
  • Shinwon also is a fashionista
  • Shinwon has a slovenly habit which is biting nails
  • Shinwon likes and often strips
  • Shinwon ideal type of a woman is someone who is cutes and has a round face

Yeo One Pentagon Members Profile

  • Name: Yeo Chang-Gu
  • Hangul: 여창구
  • Stage Name: Yeo One
  • Nickname: Shincan
  • Birthdate: March 27, 1996
  • Birthplace: Daejeon, South Korea
  • Age: 22 Years old
  • Position: Lead Vocalist
  • Height: 179 cm (5’10.5″)
  • Weight: 60 Kg
  • Blood Type: B
  • Zodiac Sign: Aries
  • Hobbies: Swimming, Eating, Watching dramas

Yeo One Pentagon Background

There is not much about Yeo One background as CUBE still have not released their official biography, with the recent problem caused by E’Dawn and Hyuna relationship, Pentagon members popularity is decreasing.

Yeo One Pentagon Relationship Status

Yeo One is still single and he already stated that he intends to follow the rules which are a prohibition of dating.

Yeo One Pentagon Solo Activities

Yeo One doesn’t have solo activities yet and still focusing on promoting the Pentagon group.

Yeo One Pentagon Members Trivia

Yeo One Pentagon Trivia

Here are some facts about Yeo One in Pentagon members profile trivia:

  • Yeo One was the most diligent person among Pentagon members
  • Yeo One also has a talent as an actor
  • Yeo One likes to talk a lot about pretty much everything
  • Yeo One have many other hobbies, but he likes to watch dramas the most
  • Yeo One also is a skilled swimmer
  • Yeo One known as the Pentagon members with the nicest personality
  • Yeo One ideal type of woman is someone who has a positive mindset

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Yuto Pentagon Members Profile

  • Name: Adachi Yuto
  • Hangul: 足立湯と (Japanese kanji)
  • Stage Name: Yuto
  • Nickname: Sarang’s friend, Takoyaki prince
  • Birthdate: January 23, 1998
  • Birthplace: Nagano, Japan
  • Age: 20 Years old
  • Position: Main Rapper, Vocalist
  • Height: 184 cm (6’0″)
  • Weight: 63 Kg
  • Blood Type: O
  • Zodiac Sign: Aquarius
  • Hobbies: Watching anime, playing football, listening to music

Yuto Pentagon Background

Yuto was the only Japanese among Pentagon members, he born in Nagano on 1998. Yuto already dreamed to become an idol during childhood and even become a trainee for JYP Entertainment which he decided to drop out and join CUBE Entertainment.

Yuto Pentagon Relationship Status

Yuto is still single announced by CUBE Entertainment itself, although the rumor about him dating YeEun from CLC still circulated among the fans. CUBE also has denied the possibilities and said they are just a close friends.

Yuto Pentagon Solo Activities

Yuto doesn’t have solo activities yet and still focusing on promoting the Pentagon group.

Yuto Pentagon Members Trivia

Yuto Pentagon Trivia

Here are some facts about Yuto in Pentagon members profile trivia:

  •  Yuto is one of the two person in Pentagon which has a foreign nationality, Yoto was a Japanese
  • Yuto like Hui also is a former trainee from JYP
  • Yuto becomes friend with ONF members which has a similar name and also similar position as former JYP trainee.
  • Yuto was a former baseball player before coming to South Korea
  • Yuto couldn’t do an aegyo
  • Yuto couldn’t stand the darkness
  • Yuto as a Japanese also like to watch anime
  • Yuto also made friends with Yuta from NCT members which are also from Japan
  • Yuto is fluent in Korean and Japanese languages
  • Yuto ideal type of woman is someone with short hair, honest and bright personality

Kino  Pentagon Members Profile

  • Name: Kang Hyung Gu
  • Hangul: 강형구
  • Stage Name: Kino
  • Nickname: Kang kino
  • Birthdate: January 27, 1998
  • Birthplace: Busan, South Korea
  • Age: 20 Years old
  • Position: Main Dancer, Vocalist
  • Height: 177 cm (5’10”)
  • Weight: 62 Kg
  • Blood Type: B
  • Zodiac Sign: Aquarius
  • Hobbies: Reading, swimming, listening to music

Kino Pentagon Members Background

Kino was born in Busan, South Korea on January 27, 1998. He lived with his family there and attended Hanlim Multi Art High School. Kino also has a younger sister which named Minju. Kino also made an appearance before debuting in Rain MV titled “Rain’s Effect”.

Kino Pentagon Relationship Status

Kino is still single and doesn’t get involved in dating rumors.

Kino Pentagon Solo Activities

Kino doesn’t have solo activities yet and still focusing on promoting the Pentagon group.

Kino Pentagon Members Trivia

Kino Pentagon Trivia

Here are some facts about Kino in Pentagon members profile trivia:

  • Like Hongseok, Kino also could speak Korean, Japanese, English fluently
  • Kino is the best dancer among Pentagon members
  • Kino has a close friendship with Yugyeom from GOT7, Seungyoun from UNIQ, and also Vernon from Seventeen
  • Kino has different personalities on and off stage
  • Kino also good at choreography which also the reason why he helped during MV titled “Gorilla”
  • Kino collaborated for the song titled “Chillin” with Jimin, Luizy, and Nathan
  • Kino ideal type of woman is someone with an upbeat personality

Wooseok Pentagon Members Profile

  • Name: Jung Woo Seok
  • Hangul: 정우석
  • Stage Name: Wooseok
  • Nickname: Giant maknae
  • Birthdate: January 31, 1998
  • Birthplace: Gwangju, South Korea
  • Age: 20 Years old
  • Position: Main Rapper, Vocalist, Maknae
  • Height: 188.4 cm (6’2″)
  • Weight: 70 Kg
  • Blood Type: O
  • Zodiac Sign: Aquarius
  • Hobbies: Drawing, listening to music, watching films

Wooseok Pentagon Background

Wooseok is a normal child born in Gwangju, South Korea on January 31, 1998. Not much was known about his early life beside winning in violin competition.

Wooseok Pentagon Relationship Status

Wooseok is officially is still single and doesn’t get involved in dating rumors.

Wooseok Pentagon Solo Activities

Kino doesn’t have solo activities yet and still focusing on promoting the Pentagon group.

Wooseok Pentagon Trivia

Wooseok Pentagon Trivia

Here are some facts about Wooseok in Pentagon members profile trivia:

  •  Among the Pentagon members, Wooseok has the youngest age
  • During childhood, he won the violin competition
  • Wooseok also got a great popularity during CUBE audition which is thanks to his bright personalities
  • Like Yuto, Wooseok also like to watch anime
  • Wooseok can’t eat cucumbers
  • Wooseok also has a close friendship with Guanlin from Wanna One members
  • Wooseok and Hui co-write the lyric for a song titled “Energetic” which are Wanna One’s Debut single
  • Wooseok ideal type of woman is someone who has a positive mindset with a pretty smile and could smile often.

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Yanan Pentagon Members Profile

  • Name: Yan An
  • Hangul: 闫按 (Chinese/Japanese kanji)
  • Stage Name: Yanan
  • Nickname: Genius yen, Shanghai prince
  • Birthdate: October 25, 1996
  • Birthplace: Hokkaido, Japan
  • Age: 22 Years old
  • Position: Sub Vocalist
  • Height: 186 cm (6’1″)
  • Weight: 70 Kg
  • Blood Type: A
  • Zodiac Sign: Scorpio
  • Hobbies: Drawing, playing sport especially football, swimming, and basketball

Yanan Pentagon Background

Like Yuto, Yan An were born outside of South Korea which is Japan. Althouhg he was born in Japan, originally Yanan parents were from China, so Yanan got his nationality there. not much is known besides after birth he and his parents immediately moved back to Shanghai, China.

Yanan Pentagon Relationship Status

Yanan still single up till now and he doesn’t get involved with any dating rumors/

Yanan Pentagon Solo Activities

Yanan doesn’t have solo activities, and he also on Hiatus because of health reason stated by CUBE Entertainment.

Yanan Pentagon Members Trivia

Here are some facts about Yanan in Pentagon members profile trivia:

  • Yanan like Yuto also has a foreign nationality among the Pentagon members
  • Because Yanan is really handsome that some fans called him ladykiller from Shanghai
  • Yanan doesn’t like and afraid of amusement park rides
  • Yanan fluent in two languages which are Korean and Chinese
  • According to Pentagon members, Yanan looks is the most handsome among the members
  • Yanan also made friends with Jun from seventeen
  • Yanan officially on hiatus on August 23, 2018, with CUBE entertainment announcement
  • Yanan almost become air steward if not because he joined as a trainee
  • Yanan ideal type of woman is someone with a kind personality

E’ Dawn Pentagon Members Profile

  • Name: Kim Hyo-jong
  • Hangul: 김효종
  • Stage Name: E’ Dawn
  • Nickname: Hui’s right-hand man
  • Birthdate: June 1, 1994
  • Birthplace: Hwasun, South Korea
  • Age: 24 Years old
  • Position: Main Dancer, Lead Rapper, Vocalist
  • Height: 174 cm (5’9″)
  • Weight: 60 Kg
  • Blood Type: O
  • Zodiac Sign: Gemini
  • Hobbies: Skateboarding, Cycling

E’ Dawn Pentagon Background

E’Dawn or better known as Kim Hyo Jong by his family is born on June 1, 1994, in Hwasun, South Korea. During childhood, small Kim Hyo Jong already dreamed to become a Kpop Idol.

E’ Dawn Pentagon Relationship Status

E’ Dawn is dating an ex-members from 4minutes HyunA enough said.

E’ Dawn Pentagon Solo Activities

As E’Dawn is still suspended, there are no solo activities going for E’Dawn as of now. Although before the relationship problem announced he was set to appear on Inkigayo

E’ Dawn Pentagon Trivia

Here are some facts about E’Dawn in Pentagon members profile trivia:

  • E’Dawn thought of himself as the cutest among Pentagon members
  • E’Dawn were a street dancer before joined CUBE Entertainment
  • E’Dawn also participated in JYP audition which got him to the final round
  • E’Dawn the only Pentagon members who couldn’t swim
  • E’Dawn also included in a subunit formed by CUBE Entertainment together with his now lover Hyuna and Hui
  • E’Dawn already dated Hyuna before Pentagon debut
  • E’Dawn is on official Hiatus by CUBE Entertainment but had shown a sign to depart from the agency for good
  • E’Dawn fans mostly in Korea began to shun him after his relationship with Hyuna was announced
  • E’Dawn was officially announced to be kicked together with Hyuna on 13 September 2018, but soon they also made a statement that the status was not definitive
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