20 Facts About Kevin Woo


Kevin Woo was born on November 25,1991, and known mononymously as Kevin, is an American singer-songwriter, actor and television host.

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Kevin Woo is primarily known as a former member of South Korean boy band U-KISS from 2008 until 2017, as well as a host of various programs such as After School Club.

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Kevin Woo was born and raised in Danville, California, where he lived with his parents and elder sister.

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Kevin Woo's family has a creative background being that his mother was a fashion model in South Korea and his paternal uncle, Emmanuel Woo, was an actor and classical opera singer in Germany.

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At the age of 15, Kevin Woo was initially discovered through a XING Entertainment audition.

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In February 2009, Kevin Woo joined Arirang TV's radio show Pops in Seoul as a host of segment "All About You" alongside co-host Kim Isak.

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On January 5,2011, Kevin Woo participated in the musical On Air Live as the lead actor.

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Kevin Woo acted in a total of 26 shows, his last stage appearance coming on February 14,2011.

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On May 1,2014, Kevin Woo was a guest on music talk show After School Club and from episode 43, he became a co-host alongside Eric Nam, Jae Park and Park Jimin.

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Kevin Woo graduated from the program and left as MC on April 10,2018 after four years as host.

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Kevin Woo stated that he intended to pursue his career back in the United States.

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Kevin Woo was part of the cast of the Korean adaptation of the musical Altar Boyz from February to March 2019.

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In July 2019, Kevin Woo was featured in British DJ duo Hollaphonic's single "Over You", which marked his first international collaboration.

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Kevin Woo debuted the song during his set at music festival KCON at its New York dates, fulfilling one of his dreams to perform at Madison Square Garden.

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Kevin Woo temporarily rejoined U-KISS as a duo with Soohyun as part of a special throwback-themed "Guilty Pleasures" concert from SBS and its variety show MMTG in October 2020.

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In March 2021, it was announced that survival horror video game Dead by Daylight would feature a K-pop-themed killer called "The Trickster;" Kevin Woo was brought on as a consultant for the character's portrayal.

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Kevin Woo released his first NFTs with KLKTN, an NFT platform where he serves as creative director.

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Kevin Woo will make his Broadway debut with the K-Pop inspired musical KPOP, which will begin previews on October 13,2022 and will open on November 20 in New York City.

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Kevin Woo resided in South Korea until 2021, the year he moved to Los Angeles, California.

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Kevin Woo is known to be active in social media, where he regularly posts on Twitter, Instagram, and TikTok.

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