Choi Sung-min (born December 7, 1995), is a South Korean actor and singer. Choi debuted as a member of mixed group Coed School in 2010 before joined the male unit of the group Speed in 2012 and continued until the group disbanded in 2015. Following the disbandment, he transitioned into acting and signed with Star Camp 202.
|Agent||Star Camp 202|
|Relatives||Choi Ye-na (sister)|
|Revised Romanization||Choi Seong-min|
Life and career
1995–2015: Early life and career beginnings
Choi Sung-min was born on December 7, 1995, in Yanggu, Gangwon Province, South Korea. He graduated from Anyang High School of Art on February 7, 2014. He attended Plug-in Music Middle School and Joy Dance Academy. He is the older brother of singer Choi Ye-na.
Choi made an appearance on the SBS variety show Star King before being recruited by MBK Entertainment and becoming the tenth member of Coed School in 2010. The group made their official debut on September 30, 2010, and later separated into a female unit and a male unit. Sungmin debuted as a member of Coed School's male unit, Speed, in 2012. The unit made their first performance on Music Bank on February 17, 2012. The unit later became an independent group after Core Contents Media disbanded Coed School.
In late 2015, it was reported that Speed had disbanded after their profile was removed from MBK Entertainment's website, but MBK Entertainment has not confirmed the reports.
2016–present: Acting career
It was revealed by his sister Choi Ye-na that he has enlisted to Korean military in July 2019.
|2013||Painkiller||"Tears of Mind"||with Taewoon, Eunkyo, Yoojin and Soyeon|
|2013||Drama Special – Chagall's Birthday||Jin-goo||KBS2|
|2014||My Dear Cat||Yum Chi-joo||KBS1|
|2016||Here Comes Love||Kim Ho-young||SBS|
|Drama Special – The Legendary Shuttle||Kim Min-soo||KBS2|
|2017||School 2017||Han Duk-soo||KBS2|
- "SPEED's Sungmin, 5doll's Hyewon, and other idols to graduate high school - allkpop.com".
- "[News] Co.ed's 10th member, Choi Sungmin, accidentally revealed".
- "[Video] SPEED makes debut on 'Music Bank' with "Lovey Dovey Plus"".
- "SPEED's Sungmin to make his acting debut on KBS drama special 'That Kind of Relationship' - allkpop.com".
- "Sungmin joins Star Camp 202". allkpop. September 15, 2016.
- "Choi Sung-min Signs Onto "Risky Romance"". Hancinema. Nate. June 5, 2018.