REN is a member of the K-pop boy band NU’EST.
|Name||REN | 렌|
|Full Name||Choi Mingi | 최민기 | 崔珉起|
|Born||November 3, 1995|
Ulsan, South Korea
|Hometown||Yongho-dong, Nam-gu, Busan, South Korea|
|Height||178cm | 5′-10″|
|Family||Mother, Father, Older Brother, Cat|
|Education||Hanyang University Institute for Future Talents|
Inha University (dropout)
Korea Art High School
Yongho Middle School → Eunseong Middle School
Yongsan Elementary School
|Years Active||2012 – present|
|Year||Title||Role • EP|
|2016||I’m Not A Girl Anymore||EP06 – EP07|
- He was born in Ulsan and moved to Busan at 5.
- When he was 16, he was discovered on the street by a Pledis staff.
- REN got into Pledis Entertainment as a trainee in 2010 and made his debut as a member of NU’EST in 2012.
- Pledis audition song: The Beatles – Let It Be
- He was the second Pledis male trainee (the first male trainee was NU’EST JR).
- Han Sungsoo, the CEO of Pledis Entertainment chose his stage name, which means lotus in Japanese.
- He was a theater and film major at Inha University, but he dropped out.
- Role Model: Lady Gaga.
- He cannot eat raw fish.
- He participated in Produce 101 Season 2 in 2017 and finished in 20th place.
- MBTI: INFJ
- Nicknames: Mango, Boss Rabbit
- Beverage: soft drinks
- Desserts: ice cream, bingsu (shaved ice)
- Food: gopchang (beef tripe)
- Older Brother