|Full Name||Kim Daniel|
|Country of Birth||N/A|
|Date of Birth||Mar 26, 2006|
|Age||17 years old|
|Height||1.83 m (6'0")|
|Weight||56 kg (123 lbs)|
Daniel Kim (다니엘; Korean: Kim Dong Kyu 김동규), born March 26, 2006, is a Korean-American trainee and a former participant of the South Korean survival show I-LAND. Daniel is a former YG Entertainment trainee under the name Kim Dong Kyu. He was recruited from Born Star Training Center and passed the YG audition on May 2019. Daniel was eliminated on the final episode of I-LAND.
I-LAND (아이 랜드) is a South Korean survival reality show that follows the creation of the perfect kpop boy idol group by BELIFT LAB, a joint company of BigHit Entertainment (label behind BTS) and CJ E&M Entertainment. Daniel was first revealed with the first batch of applicants on June 1, 2020. The first episode was released on June 26, 2020. He was eliminated on the final episode.
Ep1 | Entry Test: 17/22 votes.
Ep2, 3 | Into I-LAND Test: 70/100. Second highest score. Sent to GROUND by I-LANDERS’ votes.
Ep 4 | Fire Test: Unknown.
Ep 5 | Representative Test : 74/100. Daniel and Sunoo represented GROUNDERS as part of the vocal team and lost to team I-LAND.
Ep 6 | I&credible (Final 12): Passed to final 12.
Ep 7 | Global vote: Rank 2 of 12.
Ep 8 | BTS Test: 64/100. Rank 10 of 12
Ep 10 | Rank 10 of 11
Ep 11 | Rank 8 of 10
Ep 12 | Eliminated.