Eric 에릭 is the leader and main rapper of Shinhwa.
Eric was born Mun Junghyuk 문정혁 on Friday, February 16, 1979.
Eric and fellow Shinhwa members Minwoo, Dongwan, and Hyesung were all born in the Chinese Year of the Ram. He and Andy were both born under the star sign Aquarius. Eric and Jun Jin’s blood type is B. He’s 180 cm or 5'11" tall.
He goes by the name Eric Mun.
He studied at Dongguk University. He also attended Sunny Hills High School. He was born in South Korea but grew up in Fullerton, California, USA. He went to Daechi Elementary School in Seoul, then attended John Burroughs Middle School in Los Angeles, followed by Parks Junior High School and Sunny Hills High School in Fullerton. He returned to South Korea in 1996 when he was scouted by SM Entertainment. He gave up his American citizenship in 2003 to serve in the military. He’s Christian. He has two older sisters.
He produced the idol group Stellar.
He’s been in several dramas like “Phoenix,” “Another Oh Hae Young,” “Que Sera, Sera,” and more.
His hobbies are snowboarding, driving, swimming, gaming, and fishing. He also likes basketball; his favorite player is Michael Jordan. His favorite colors are black and white. His favorite movie is Braveheart. His favorite comic is Dragon Ball. His favorite food is Korean food. His favorite musical genres are hip-hop and R&B.
He prefers to dress casually. His weak point is his laziness. He envies the unique charisma and humor of Panzetta Girolamo.
He once declined a drama offer because he didn’t want the other members to make fun of his nude scenes.