Get To Know the Leader of VERIVERY Dong-heon

VERIVERY Dong-heon

You may already know about the boy group under Jellyfish Entertainment that just debuted in 2019 named VERIVERY. The group consists of seven members. In this article, Byeol Korea will give you all the information regarding one of the members who has strong authority named Lee Dong-heon. So, stay tuned!

VERIVERY Dong-heon Profile

VERIVERY Dong-heon

Name: Lee Dong-heon (이동헌)

Stage Name: Dongheon (동헌)

Nicknames: Kkulie (Honey), Heonie

Birthday: August 4, 1995

Hometown: Gyeongsangbuk-do, Andong City, South Korea

Education: Kyung-An High School

Height: 179 cm (5’10.5″)

Weight: 58 kg (128 lbs)

Zodiac: Leo

Chinese Zodiac: Pig

Blood Type: B

Nationality: Korean

Occupations: Singer, Rapper, Dancer, Composer, Model, Songwriter

Years Active: 2018 – Present


Agency: Jellyfish Entertainment

Position: Main Rapper, Lead Dancer, Leader

VERIVERY Dong-heon Facts

  • Dongheon was a trainee for 4-5 years.
  • Before he became an artist under Jellyfish Entertainment, he was a trainee from SM Entertainment.
  • He has one older sister and one younger brother.
  • He participated in producing and writing lyrics for VERIVERY’s songs.
  • He really likes coffee, and he hates to eat vegetables, eggs, and sour food.
  • Dongheon has a fear of heights, and he is also afraid of bugs.
  • He likes the winter atmosphere.
  • Caramel peanut is his favorite ice cream flavor.
  • He trained with ONEUS’ Ravn.
  • His favorite colors are grey, white, and black.
  • He is good at playing the piano.
  • Dongheon’s favorite artists are Lauv, EXO’s Kai, and VIXX.
  • Dongheon is the 5th member to be revealed as a VERIVERY member.
  • He has a scar on his hand from when he ate dalgona in elementary school.
  • Dongheon has a mole on his left ear, and it looks like a piercing. Because of this, he thought that his charm was in the mole.
  • Dongheon has his own room in the dorm.
  • He’s a leader without much authority, and he gives freedom to the other members to participate and assist in decision-making.
  • All members in his group think that he’s the most awkward being alone.
  • He is good at dancing and is strict during dance practices until he got the nickname Dance Teacher From Hell.
  • He became close with ONF’s Wyatt since he participated in Road to Kingdom.

VERIVERY Dong-heon Pre-Debut

Before debuting with VERIVERY, Dongheon had to become a trainee to develop his skills. But, unexpectedly, it turned out that he was a former trainee from a huge agency, namely SM Entertainment. Before joining Jellyfish Entertainment, he spent his trainee days at SM Entertainment where the agency usually introduces their trainees under the SM Rookies system.

But, unfortunately, he wasn’t revealed by SM Entertainment as a member of SM Rookies. However, there’s some photo evidence that shows that he once joined SM Rookies!

He took a photo with NCT’s Taeyong and EXO’s Lay at an SM Entertainment event.

VERIVERY Dong-heon

In the second photo, he is the person standing in the back with bulging eyes.

VERIVERY Dong-heon

In the photo above, Dongheon is on the right side in the third place with a round-mark.

Before officially debuting, the group had their own variety show program called Now Verivery: Real Road Movie that aired in September 2018 on Mnet. Dongheon and his group also have a pre-debut single titled “Super Special.”

VERIVERY Dong-heon Debut Era

VERIVERY was debuted by Jellyfish Entertainment on January 9, 2019, with the release of their first extended play (EP) titled Veri-Us with the lead single “Ring Ring Ring.” He was revealed by Jellyfish Entertainment as a member of VERIVERY on September 5, 2018. As per the date, he’s the 5th member to be revealed. In his group, he’s declared as the leader, main dancer, and lead rapper.

Previously, the group posted individual teaser photos of the members from December 27 to December 29, 2018. So, here are some of his individual teaser photos!

VERIVERY Dong-heon

VERIVERY made its debut stage on the music program aired on Mnet named M! Countdown on the day after their official debut on January 10, 2019.

Here is a video of Dongheong’s performance with his group on M! Countdown. 

VERIVERY Dong-heon Solo Activity

Dongheon’s schedule for his solo activity actually has no official information from the agency. However, on June 18, 2020, Dongheon and his group became participants in a television program that aired on Mnet named Road to Kingdom, where they competed with other famous K-pop groups.

In this program, VERIVERY got 5th place and was eliminated in the final episode. After that, he suffered an injury on August 8 and he was on hiatus and didn’t participate in VERIVERY’s activities on Music Bank, Music Core, and their fan meeting.

VERIVERY Dong-heon Discography


Title Album Year Artist
“Ring Ring Ring” Veri-Us 2019 VERIVERY
“From Now (딱 잘라서 말해)” Veri-Able
“Tag Tag Tag” Veri-Chill
“Lay Back” Face Me 2020
“Beautiful-x” Face You
“G.B.T.B (Go Beyond the Barrier)” Face Us


Extended Plays (EP)

Title Artist Release
Veri-Us VERIVERY January 9, 2019
Veri-Able April 24, 2019
Face Me January 7, 2020
Face You July 1, 2020
Face Us October 13, 2020


Single Album

Title Release Artist Chart
Veri-Chill July 31, 2019 VERIVERY 10


Drama OST (Soundtrack) Appearance 

Title Artist Year Drama title
“With Us” VERIVERY 2020 Itaewon Class (OST)


Song Participation

Album Title Year Lyrics Music
NOW VERIVERY OST Super Special 2018 Dongheon
VERI-Us Ring Ring Ring 2019
Flower Dongheon
VERI-Able From Now
Love Line
All I Do Dongheon
Get Ready
Veri-Able Light Up 2019 Dongheon
VERI-Chill Mystery Light
Face Me Paradise 2020 Dongheon


That’s all the information about the leader of VERIVERY, Lee Dong-heon. After reading this article, don’t forget to share your thoughts in the comment section!