"Everyday is Taemin's day!" —Taemin
Lee Tae-min (이태민), better known by his mononym Taemin (태민), is a South Korean singer, dancer, actor, promotional model, and radio host. He is the maknae, main dancer, and sub-vocal of SHINee.
Taemin was born on July 18th, 1993.
Taemin was discovered at the 2005 S.M Open Weekend Audition Casting. Some time later, he officially joined SM Entertainment as a trainee.
Taemin debuted as the main dancer of SHINee in 2008, at 14 years old. His young age and youthful appearance caused him to be the topic of several variety shows.
In 2009, he attended Cheongdam High School.
- Press It (2016)
- MOVE (2017)
- Never Gonna Dance Again : Act 1 (2020)
- Never Gonna Dance Again : Act 2 (2020)
- "Never Gonna Dance Again : Prologue" (2020)
- TAEMIN (2018)
|2009||Tae Hee, Hye Kyo, Ji Hyun||MBC||Jun-su|
|2010||Athena: Goddess of War||SBS||Himself||Cameo|
|2011||Moon Night '90||Mnet||Kim Sung-jae|
|High Kick! 3||MBC||Himself||Cameo|
|2012||Salamander Guru and The Shadows||SBS||Master of Disguise|
|2013||Dating Agency: Cyrano||tvN||Ray/Yang Ho-yeol||Ep.3-5|
|2017||Final Life: Even if You Disappear Tomorrow||Amazon||Son Sion|
|2012||The Outback||Johnny (voice-actor)||Korean version|
|I AM.||Himself||Biographical film of SM Town|
|2015||SMTOWN The Stage||Documentary of SM Town|
|2010||Dream Team||KBS2||Main cast|
|2012||Immortal Songs 2||Contestant|
|2013-2014||We Got Married||MBC||Cast||with Son Na-eun|
|2015||Match Made in Heaven Returns|
|Off to School||JTBC||Ep.40-43|
|2016||Hit the Stage||Mnet||Contestant||Ep.1-2 (Winner)|
|2017||Idol Rebooting Project: The Unit||KBS2||Mentor|
|2018||Why Not? The Dancer||JTBC4||Cast|
|The Call||Mnet||4th Line|
|2014||Goong||Prince Lee Shin||Main role|
- OFF-SICK (2017)
- TAEMIN 2nd Concert: T1001101 (2019)
- TAEMIN THE 1st STAGE Nippon Budokan (2017)
- TAEMIN Japan 1st TOUR ~SIRIUS~ (2018)
- TAEMIN ARENA TOUR 2019 ~X™~ (2019)
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- He doesn't like his hands because he thinks they're too small.
- He has often had to cross-dress as a girl due to his pretty, delicate features and slim body.
- He is friends with EXO's Kai, VIXX's Ravi, BTS' Jimin, HOTSHOT's Timoteo, and Ha Sung Woon. Together, they are known as the "Friendship Parkas," since Taemin bought customized parkas for them.
- His blood type is B.
- He is part of SuperM, along with EXO's Kai and Baekhyun, NCT 127's Taeyong and Mark, and WayV's Ten and Lucas.
- He owns two dogs, Adam and Eve.
- He has also recently adopted a kitten named Kkoongie.