EXO is a South Korean-Chinese boy band produced by S.M. Entertainment that debuted in 2012. EXO comprises twelve members who are separated into two subgroups. EXO-K and EXO-M. The former releases music in South Korea, while the latter promotes music in mainland China. EXO’s name was taken from EXOPLANET, a term referring to planets outside of the Solar System.
Suho (Korean: 수호; Hanja: 守護) is the leader of Exo-K. His real name is Kim Joon Myun (Korean: 김준면; Hanja: 金俊勉) and was born on May 22, 1991 (age 22) in Seoul, South Korea. Suho was an active student and earned good grades during grade school. He was the class president at his primary school and the vice chairman at his high school. At sixteen, he became the first member of EXO to become a trainee at SM, and was discovered through the company’s street casting system in 2006. In 2007, Suho was cast as an extra in the Super Junior film, Attack on the Pin-Up Boys, and in 2008, he made a brief appearance in TVXQ’s music video, “HaHaHa Song” with fellow EXO band mates Kai and Chanyeol.
On February 15, 2012, Suho was introduced as the tenth member of EXO. Pursuing a degree in acting, he currently attends Korea National University of Arts and is ranked in the top 50 of 400 students at the school. He enjoys listening to funk rock and has expressed his admiration for Super Junior’s leader, Leeteuk, and TVXQ’s leader, U-Know Yunho.
(Credits goes to Wikipedia and SM Entertainment)