Honorably regarded as Prince of JYP in South Korea with exotic beauty, eighth in Y-Star’s 50 most handsome Korean male actors, a Thai American singer, model and actor Nichkhun Horvejkul came to prominence as a rapper, dancer and sometimes a backup vocalist of the South Korean boy band 2PM at JYP Entertainment. Nichkhun made his debut as a 2PM member with their first single 10 out of 10, from their single album Hottest Time of the Day. He has achieved two prominent awards in South Korea’s entertainment circle, 2009 Mnet 20s Choice Awards: Hot Mr. Beauty Award and 2010 MBC Entertainment Awards: Popularity Award in addition to many other awards for his great talent.
As a son of a Thai father of Chinese descent Teeragiat Horvejkul and a Chinese-American mother Yenjit Horvejkul, Nichkhun was born in Rancho Cucamonga, California, USA. He showed outstanding talent in piano and guitar as a child. His ability was discovered by a scout manager of JYP Entertainment at the Los Angeles Korean Music Festival when he was a student at Los Osos High School in Rancho Cucamonga, California. Nichkhun became a new trainee under JYP Entertainment with a ten-year contract and was brought to South Korea in 2006. He first appeared through MNET's Hot Blood, a program and started to gain attention from media.
Nichkhun Horvejkul was romantically linked to Girls' Generation's Tiffany In April 2014; however, the two has separated On May 29, 2015.