Kim Min Jae has interest in music since childhood. During his middle school years, he studied piano and composition in music academy.
He then attended an audition for CJ E&M and successfully joined them as a trainee.
In 2014, this talented musician was introduced as a rapper by the company. He also became a contestant in rap competitive show titled Show Me the Money 4 in 2015.
Although he was initially a rapper, his career as an actor is more noticeable. He made his debut in 2014 with the drama Forever Young.
Still on the same year, the man from Anyang also had a cameo appearance in I Need Romance 3.
He began to see rise in popularity as he got various supporting roles in the following year. He was casted in My First Time (2015) and Second 20s (2015).
This actor even joined Mamamoo’s Solar for the Second20s’ soundtrack with the song Star.
In 2016, Min Jae starred in the series Guardian: The Lonely and Great God or better known as Goblin.
The series managed to be an international hit. Its popularity helped the actor to gain recognition.
He had his debut on the big screen in 2017. He starred in the film Love+Sling. This Scorpio man was also casted in several more TV series.
Some of them are Tempted (2018), Flower Crew: Joseon Marriage Agency (2019), and Dr. Romantic 2 (2020).
- Real Name: Kim Min Jae (김민재 )
- Stage Name: Kim Min Jae, Real.be
- Nickname: –
- Birthday: November 1, 1996
- Birthplace: Daegu, South Korea
- Zodiac Sign: Scorpio
- Nationality: Korean
- Religion: –
- Profession: Actor, Rapper
- Education: Chung Ang University
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- Girlfriend: –
- Facebook: officialKimMinJae
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- Instagram: @real.be
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Height, Weight, Physical Appearance
- Height: 173 cm (5’8”)
- Weight: 70 kg (154 lbs)
- Blood Type: –
- Hair Color: Black
- Eye Color: Black
- Body Measurements: –
- Shoe Size: 9 (US)
- Father: –
- Mother: –
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- Min Jae is signed to YAMYAM Entertainment since June 2019.
- He is also known under the stage name Real.be.
- He was a trainee under CJ E&M for about four years.
- This actor trained since his first year of high school.
- He initially trained to be an idol.
- He used to train with Wow, Donghun, and Jun of A.C.E.
- The man from Anyang finds it easier to express himself through acting than as an idol.
- He was the host of Show! Music Core in 2015-2016.
- He appeared in the Celepretty music video by Park Boram.
- Min Jae was also in the Red Velvet’s Would U music video (2017).
- He has songwriting credits for the song Star (2015) from Second20s, Dream (2017) from Hit the Top, and I’m Jealous (2021) from FULL BLOOM.
- He is friends with V of BTS.
- This former idol trainee is good at dancing, especially hip hop.
- He was part of the 1MILLION Dance Studio.
- He would love to play piano for the fans.
- Min Jae likes playing roles with lots of movement.
- At the beginning of his career, he wants to experiment with many different roles.
- His ideal type is someone who has a pretty smile
- Do You Like Brahms: Director’s Cut (2021), as Park Joon Young
- Swing Kids (2018), as Voice of Roh Gi Jin
- Feng Shui (2018), as Crown Prince Hyo Myung
- Love+Sling (2018), as Sung Woong
- Poong, The Joseon Psychiatrist Season 2 (tvN | 2023), as Yoo Se Poong
- Poong, The Joseon Psychiatrist (tvN | 2022), as Yoo Se Poong
- Dali and Cocky Prince (KBS2 | 2021), as Jin Moo Hak
- Do You Like Brahms? (SBS | 2020), as Park Joon Young
- Dr. Romantic 2 (SBS | 2020), as Park Eun Tak
- Flower Crew: Joseon Marriage Agency (JTBC | 2019), as Ma Hoon
- Mr. Sunshine (tvN | 2018), as Do Mi
- Tempted (MBC | 2018), as Lee Se Joo
- Hit the Top (KBS2 | 2017), as Lee Ji Hoon
- Goblin (tvN | 2016-2017), as Wang Yeo (King of Goryeo)
- Dr. Romantic (SBS | 2016-2017), as Park Eun Tak
- My Little Baby (MBC | 2016), as Yoon Min
- My First Time (OnStyle | 2015), as Seo Ji An
- Second 20’s (tvN | 2015), as Kim Min Soo
- The Producers (KBS2 | 2015), as Himself / ‘2 Days & 1 Night’ actor
- Persevere, Goo Hae-Ra (Mnet | 2015), as Sa Gi Joon
- I Need Romance 3 (2014), as Singer (Ep. 3)
- Dali and the Cocky Prince Special (KBS2 | 2021), as Jin Moo Hak
- Romantic Doctor, Teacher Kim After 3 Years (SBS | 2019), as Support Role
- Dr. Romantic: APPENDIX, The Beginning of Everything (SBS | 2017), as Nurse Park Eun Tak
Pics of Kim Min Jae
1. Min Jae looks really handsome in tan suit
2. He has great facial expressions
3. Love his bright smile
4. Soft colors really fit him well
5. Min Jae can also bring out his badass side in leather jacket
Kim Min Jae is definitely a multi-talented individual. He started out as a rapper, and has since become a successful actor.