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Hwang Chansung at the press conference for Red Carpet
|Born|| (1990-02-11) February 11, 1990
|Revised Romanization||Hwang Chan-seong|
Hwang Chan-sung (Korean: 황찬성, born February 11, 1990), also known mononymously as Chansung, is a South Korean singer, songwriter, rapper and actor. He is a member of the Korean boy band 2PM. Chansung made his debut as an actor in the 2006 comedy series Unstoppable High Kick, and since then has gone on to star in the Japanese drama Kaitō Royale (2011) and 7th Grade Civil Servant (2013).
Chansung was a television actor, having played roles in MBC's 2006 comedy sitcom Unstoppable High Kick and then in KBS2's 2008 teen drama Jungle Fish. It was also during this time, in 2006, that he auditioned for, and was named, one of the dozen finalists (including his future bandmates Lee Junho and Taecyeon) to compete in the show "Superstar Survival".
In 2008, he took part in Mnet's Hot Blood Men which follows the extreme training of 13 trainees in order to become a member of the boy band One Day. One Day spawned two boy bands, 2AM and 2PM, of which the latter one Chansung became a member of. Six months after Hot Blood was aired on TV, 2PM debuted with their first single "10점 만점에 10점" ("10 Points out of 10 Points") from their first EP Hottest Time of the Day, but it wasn't until their second EP 2:00PM Time For Change which skyrocketed their success in the Korean music industry.
Chansung speaks fluent Korean, intermediate Japanese, and basic English. He is also trained martial artist, having achieved high levels in Taekwondo and Kumdo. Chansung revealed on Our Neighborhood Arts and Physical Education that he holds a 3rd degree black belt in Taekwondo.
On June 1, 2012 JYP Entertainment announced through their official Twitter that Chansung will be opening a fitness center with his weight trainer, Hwang Mo. The fitness center is located in Nonhyun-dong (논현동), Seoul.
Chansung enlisted in the Army for his mandatory military service on June 11, 2019.
|2006||Unstoppable High Kick||MBC||Hwang Chansung|
|2008||Jungle Fish||KBS2||Park Young-sam|||
|2011||Dream High||Oh-sun's imaginary boy||Cameo (Ep. 12)|
|2013||7th Grade Civil Servant||MBC||Gong Do-ha|||
|Votre Noir||KBS2||Kim Hyung-joo|||
|2015||Dream Knight||Naver TVCast||Himself||Cameo (Ep. 3)|
|2016||My Horrible Boss||JTBC||Nam Bong-gi|||
|Dr. Romantic||SBS||Young Gyun||Special appearance (Ep. 8, 11-12)|
|2017||Suspicious Partner||Jang Hee-joon||Special appearance|
|Queen for Seven Days||KBS2||Seo-no|||
|2018||What's Wrong with Secretary Kim||tvN||Go Gwi-nam|||
|Secret Queen Makers||Naver TV Cast and YouTube||Chansung|
|2019||Touch Your Heart||tvN||Chansung||Cameo|
|So I Married an Anti-fan||JJ|||
|2012||Beyond the ONEDAY ~Story of 2PM & 2AM~||Himself|
|2014||Red Carpet||Kim Dae-yoon|||
|A Dynamite Family||Soo-geun|||
|2015||I Wanna Hold Your Hand||Ji-oh||Cameo|
|Wasure Yuki||Yoon Tae-oh|||
Theater & Musical
|2017||My Love My Bride||Youngmin|||
|Altar Boyz (Korean version)||Matthew|
|2014||If You Love||SMG||Episodes 1—13|
|2016||Law of the Jungle||SBS||Episodes 203—211|
|Title||Album details||Track listing||Sales|
|2010||JOO ft.Chansung||"Not Even In The Movies"(영화도 안보니)||Heart Made|
|2011||2AM ft. Chansung||"To Her" (그녀에게)||Can't Let You Go Even If I Die|
|May 6, 2013||Coming Down||2PM||Grown|
|May 6, 2013||Perfume||Chansung||Grown (Grand Edition only)|
|September 15, 2014||Mine||2PM||Go Crazy!|
|September 15, 2014||Boyfriend||2PM|
|September 15, 2014||The Word, Love (사랑한단 말)||Chansung & Taecyeon||Go Crazy!(Grand Edition only)|
Awards and nominations
|2010||Korea Jewerly Awards||Diamond Awards||Nichkhun and Chansung||Won|||
|Men's Health||Best Cover Model||N/A||Won|||
|2013||49th Baeksang Arts Awards||Most Popular Actor (TV)||Nominated|
|2018||11th Korea Drama Awards||Excellence Award, Actor||What's Wrong with Secretary Kim||Won|||
- (in Korean)  2pm.jype.com
- "2PM Members Send Off Chansung to the Military". Hello Kpop News Agency. June 12, 2019.
- ""Jungle Fish" accuses realities of entrance exams". Hancinema. Empas. April 4, 2008.
- "2PM member snags drama role". Korea JoongAng Daily. November 1, 2012.
- "2PM Chansung to Turn Romantic Gangster in One-act Drama". 10Asia. October 7, 2013.
- "Chansung To Appear As A Cameo In 'Dream Knight'". BNT News. February 3, 2015.
- ""Ms. Temper and Nam Jung-gi" Hwang Chan-sung, "Back in a while"". Hancinema. Osen. March 3, 2016.
- '수상한 파트너' 측 "황찬성, 남지현 구남친으로 특별 출연" (공식입장). Xports News (in Korean). April 4, 2017.
- "Hwang Chansung, now as an actor, tries out for his first historical drama!". KBS World. June 15, 2017.
- "Kang Ki-young, Hwang Chan-sung, Pyo Ye-jin, and Kim Yewon Join "Why Secretary Kim"". Hancinema. Asia Today. April 11, 2018.
- "[단독]장기용·황찬성, tvN '진심이 닿다' 카메오 출연". Joynews24 (in Korean). January 31, 2019.
- ""So I Married an Anti-Fan - Drama" to cast Hwang Chan-sung and Han Ji-an". Hancinema. Newsen. April 16, 2018.
- "2PM's Chansung Shares on Making Big Screen Debut through 'Red Carpet'". Mwave. September 22, 2014.
- "2PM Chansung to Team Up with Yoon Sang-hyun, Lee Kwang-soo in New Movie". 10Asia. November 12, 2013.
- "2PM′s Chansung to Appear in Korea-China Movie ′I Wanna Hold Your Hand′". Mwave. July 31, 2014.
- "2PM's Hwang Chan-sung to star in Japanese movie". The Korea Herald. March 18, 2015.
- "2PM′s Chansung to Appear in First Theater Play". Mwave. March 27, 2017.
- "週間 CDアルバムランキング (2018年05月21日付)" [Oricon Monthly CD Album of May 2018]. Oricon. June 13, 2018. Archived from the original on June 13, 2018.
- "[종합] '2018 KDA' 유동근, 대상 영예…'같이 살래요' 4관왕 '쾌거'". My Daily (in Korean). October 2, 2018.
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