FNC Entertainment

FNC Entertainment (KoreanFNC 엔터테인먼트; stands for "fish and cake") is a South Korean entertainment company established in 2006 by South Korean singer and record producer Han Seong-ho. The label operates as a record label, talent agency, music production company, event management and concert production company, and music publishing house. The label previously known as FNC Music, which only managing musicians and later changed its name to FNC Entertainment in 2012 and began to broaden their business field of entertainment. It has since January 2012, been based in its own company offices in Cheongdam-dong.

FNC Entertainment
Native name
FNC 엔터테인먼트
FNC Music (2006–2012)
Traded asKRX: 173940
FoundedDecember 14, 2006 (2006-12-14)
FounderHan Seong-ho
South Korea
Area served
Key people
Han Seong-ho (Founder and chairman)
Ahn Seok-joon (CEO)
Han Seong-hoon (CEO)
Cho Sung-wan (President of FNC Entertainment)
Kim Yong-sung (Director)
  • Music production
  • Licensing
  • Artists Management
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Subsidiariessee list

The name is based on the miracle of feeding the multitude using only five loaves and the two fish. This is because Han Sung-ho is a devout Christian, he uses the name to hope for more miracles happen for the company.

The label is home to prominent K-pop artists such as F.T. Island, CNBLUE, AOA, N.Flying, SF9, and Cherry Bullet. It also manages a number of entertainers, including Yoo Jae-suk, Jeong Hyeong-don, Lee Guk-joo, and Lee Se-young, and a number of actors, including Jung Hae-in, Jung Jin-young, Lee Dong-gun, Park Gwang-hyun, Sung Hyuk, Kim Won-hee, and Kim Yeon-seo.


FNC Entertainment entrance

Recording artistsEdit


Actors and actresses[2]Edit


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As of June 2016, FNC Entertainment's stocks are owned by the following individuals and/or companies:

Shareholder Type Country Share Reference
Han Seong-ho Individual
(founder and CEO)
  22.02% [citation needed]
Suning Universal Media Company
(SZSE: 000718)
  22.00% [5]
Han Sung-hoon Individual
(Han Seong-ho's brother)
  8.78% [citation needed]
LOEN Entertainment, Inc. Company
(KRX: 016170)
    5.14% → 4.52% [6][7]
Kim Soo-il Individual
(Han Seong-ho's wife,
CEO of ONE Company)
  3.36% [citation needed]



  1. ^ https://entertain.naver.com/now/read?oid=311&aid=0000924266
  2. ^ www.fncent.com. "FNC Entertainment". www.fncent.com (in Korean). Retrieved 2018-05-06.
  3. ^ www.fncent.com. "FNC Entertainment". www.fncent.com (in Korean). Retrieved 2018-05-06.
  4. ^ 윤효정 (September 1, 2015). 지석진도 FNC行 "전속계약 체결"(공식입장). Newsen (in Korean). Retrieved 1 September 2015.
  5. ^ "Suning Universal to acquire South Korea's FNC". China Go Abroad. November 24, 2015. Retrieved March 22, 2016.
  6. ^ Park Soo-jeong (June 10, 2015). "(HOT ISSUE) 로엔, FNC엔터테인먼트 지분 5.14% 취득..단순 투자 목적 '시너지 기대' (LOEN acquires 5.14% stake in FNC Entertainment for investment purposes... simple "synergy expectations")". 10Asia. Hanguk Kyungjae. Retrieved March 22, 2016.
  7. ^ Sung Si-jung (June 7, 2016). "(엔터지배구조) 로엔, 홍콩계 사모펀드에서 카카오로 최대주주 변경 ((Entertainment Governance) LOEN undergoes maximum change in shareholders: from Hong Kong PEF to Kakao)". eToday BizEnter. eToday Co. Ltd. Retrieved June 20, 2016.
  8. ^ 에프앤씨애드컬쳐, 필름부티크 인수...'개마녀' 하반기 기대작으로 '관심'
  9. ^ FNC애드컬쳐, 뭉뜨·주간아이돌 제작사 지니픽쳐스 인수

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