Taeil (태일) is a South Korean singer who is currently working for SM Entertainment. He is a member of the boy band NCT and its sub-units NCT U and NCT 127. He is a graduate member of SMROOKIES.
What is Taeil Famous For?
- Is a South Korean Singer
- The member of the boy group, NCT
Taeil: Age, Bio, Parents, Family, Siblings, Ethnicity
Moon Tae-il (Hangul: 문태일), referred to as Taeil (Hangul: 태일) was born in Jangan-dong, Dongdaemun-gu, Seoul on June 14th, 1994. He is also recognized by the nickname Dal Taeil (dal means moon). Information about Taeil’s parents and siblings is not available. Taeil holds South Korean citizenship, but his ethnicity is unknown.
Taeil attended Seo Seoul Life Science High School (서서울생활과학고등학교) and majored in the practical music department (실용음악과). He learned Aikido martial arts during his elementary school. Likewise, he also attended the Hanyang University (한양대학교), practical music department (drop-out).
Taeil: Professional Acting Career, Stage Acting
In 2013, He was adopted into SM Entertainment and appeared in SMROOKIES events such as SMTown Week before he was formally introduced on October 13th, 2015. On January 26th, Taeil released the song titled “Because Of You” for the soundtrack of the series The Merchant: Gaekju 2015.
On April 9th, 2016, Taeil officially debuted as a member of NCT with the single “Without You.” Along with his other members SM Rookies such as Taeyong, Ten, Doyoung, Jaehyun, and Mark.
On July 7th, 2016, Taeil debuted in the sub-unit NCT 127 with the mini-album, NCT #127.
On March 14th, 2018, Taeil joined NCT’s first full album, NCT 2018 Empathy, as part of their NCT 2018 project.
- Favorite food: Pork belly, ice cream, pizza, chicken, meat.
- Hobbies: Listening to music and watching movies.
- Favorite season: Spring
- Favorite weather: Clear skies
- Color: Black
- Favorite Places: Apgujeong Rodeo
- Favorite Entertainer: Kim Yun-Seok
- MC: Shin Dong-Yup
Net Worth (2021) and Salary
He has a calculated net worth of around $1M USD, which he earned from his singing career.
Is Taeil married? Wife, Children, Marriage
He wants to be married when he’s 34. He is single at the moment, and also, he has not revealed anything about his past relationships and affair.
Weight, Height, and Eye Color
Taeil has a height of 5 ft. 8 inches and weighs 67 kg. Also, he has black hair and black eyes.
People think he resembles a bit to Lee Dong-Wook. The scandal came from DJ Jung Chan-wook, who said that Taeil’s face really resembles a famous Korean actor Lee Dong-Wook when NCT joined as a guest on Cultwo Show radio on January 31st, 2017. Taeil replied that he really appreciated it and feels grateful when he gets told about it often. He added that he’s skinnier than Lee Dong-Wook.
Taeil also resembles his senior label-mate, Cho Kyuhyun or Super Junior’s Kyuhyun. This statement popped out when NCT 127 made an appearance on Weekly Idol on Augustus 24th, 2016. Heechul was the MC, and he declared that Taeil does resemble a member of Super Junior, Kyuhyun.
He has around 29k followers on Instagram and around 38k followers on Facebook, but he does not seem to be active on Facebook.