Member of the South Korean boy band Exo who also worked with the dance group Younique Unit
He majored in Applied Music at Seoul Institute of the Arts.
He is a member of the pop group Exo alongside Park Chanyeol.
He did not get chosen for a part after auditioning for JYP Entertainment's Chinese Global Auditions but was later scouted by S.M. Casting System leading to his role with Exo.
He grew up in Haidian District, Beijing, China.