Son Na-eun – the Goddess-like Member of Apink
When it comes to girl group Apink, the general public is most familiar with the representative who is known as the visual of the group, Naeun. Her innocent beauty has always been popular ever since the early days of Apink. Therefore, it is expected that compared other Apink members, everything that Naeun does must appear in media outlet often, be it the positive or negative news.
In this article, Channel-Korea will explain all about Apink’s Naeun, starting from her personal profile, fun facts, family, lists of her drama, films, television shows, plastic surgery, diet tips, Adidas advertisement, and Instagram feed. So, keep reading!
Apink’s Son Na-eun’s Full Profile
Birth Name: Son Na Eun
Stage Name: Naeun
Catholic Name: Marcella Son
English Name: Rachel Son
Nickname: Goddess Son, SonShine, GoToNyu
Date of Birth: Seoul, South Korea, 10 February 1994
Nationality: South Korean
Blood Type: B
Zodiac Sign: Aquarius
Chinese Astrology: Dog
Education: Chungdam High School, Seoul School of Performing Arts, Dongguk University, with a major in Department of Theater and Art
Language: Korean, Chinese
Siblings: 1 (a younger sister named Son Sae-eun)
Hobbies: Collecting, drawing, listening to music, and buying clothes.
Talent Agency: Plan A Entertainment (2011 – current)
Apink Son Na-eun’s Age, Height, and Weight
As explained in her personal profile earlier, Apink’s Naeun was born in 1994. According to the Korean Age System, in 2018, Naeun’s age is 25 years old and according to the International Age System, Naeun is 24 years old. There is one unique trivia regarding Naeun and her age. Apparently, Naeun has the exact same birth date and year as Red Velvet’s Seulgi as both of them were born on February 10th, 1994. Besides Naeun, there are other Korean female and male idols who were born in 1994 as well, such as Lovelyz’s Mijoo and Jisoo, Red Velvet’s Seulgi and Wendy, Suzy, f(x)’s Krystal, Sulli, and EXO’s Kai and Sehun. On the other hand, Naeun is considered as a tall and thin girl as her height is 168 cm, whereas her weight is 45 kg.
Apink’s Son Na-eun’s Fun Facts
- Naeun used to be a JYP trainee.
- Naeun is the first Apink member who was revealed to the public.
- Naeun enjoys listening to sad music.
- Along with Chorong, Naeun is quite skillful in artworks.
- Naeun’s favorite colors are black and burgundy. She is often seen wearing clothes and goods in these colors.
- Instead of hating her anti-fans, Naeun claimed that these people are also loved by her as well.
- Naeun likes to touch her hair a lot. She considers it as a bad habit.
- During her appearance on MBC’s Radio Star, Naeun said that she has a crush on TWICE’s Tzuyu.
- Naeun received a nickname ‘GoToNyu’ from a former Apink member Yookyung because she always carries sweet potato and tomatoes in her bag.
- Naeun’s ideal type is someone who is honest and has a manly personality. Dynamic Duo’s Choiza was once chosen as her ideal type.
Apink Son Na-eun’s Sister and Family
There is little information known regarding Apink’s Naeun and her family. It was stated that Naeun comes from a well-off family as her father is a professor, whereas her mother is an owner of a art gallery. In an interview, Naeun said that she talks often with her mother regarding life and future goals, and proved that by uploading pictures of dates she has with her mother.
Not only her parents, but Naeun also has a younger sister named Son Sae-eun who is a professional golf player. Instead of resembling her older sister, many people think that Sae-eun looks more like Krystal, while the rest insist that Sae-eun is more similar to Naeun.
When they hang out, Naeun occasionally shares the photos with her sister as you can see below.
List of Apink Son Na-eun’s Drama, Films, and TV Shows
Being the first Apink member who ventures in the field of acting, Naeun is often criticized for her lackluster skill. Even so, she is not greedy compared to other idol-turned-actress who usually get main roles in their first attempt, as Naeun consistently took offers as the supporting roles. Besides drama and movies, Naeun also often appeared in various programs, such as Running Man, Knowing Brothers, and Idol Star Athletics Championship, making her a familiar figure to the general public. Here, you may check the list of Naeun’s drama, films, and variety show list below!
2012 – SBS The Great Seer (Supporting Role as the teenager version of Hae-in)
2012 – SBS Salamander Guru and The Shadows (Guest Role as Lee Tae-eun on episode 4)
2012 – Marrying the Mafia 5: Return of The Family (Supporting Role as Eun Hee-jae)
2012–2013 – jTBC Childless Comfort (Supporting Role as Oh Soo-mi)
2012-2016 – MBC Idol Star Athletics Championship (as Regular Cast)
2013 – The Miracle (Main Role as Tae Gong-shil)
2013 – KBS Yoo Hee-yeol’s Sketchbook (as Guest Cast on episode 216, 231, 251, 282, 336, and 372)
2013 – SBS Running Man (as Guest Cast on episode 202-203, 357, and 361)
2013 – KBS Hello Counselor (as Guest Cast)
2013–2014 – MBC We Got Married (as Regular Cast with SHINee’s Taemin on episode 167 until 203)
2014 – MBC every1 Apink Showtime (as Regular Cast)
2014 – KBS2 2 Days & 1 Night (as Guest Cast on episode 82)
2015 – tvN Second 20s (Supporting Role as Oh Hye-mi)
2016 – Star Show 360 (as Guest Cast on episode 7)
2016 – jTBC Abnormal Summit Season 2 (as Guest Cast on episode 154)
2016 – tvN Cinderella with Four Knights (Supporting Role as Park Hye-ji)
2017 – tvN The Most Beautiful Goodbye (Guest Role as Chae-young)
2017 – Park Jin-young’s Party People (as Guest Cast on episode 2)
2018 – Woman’s Wail (Main Role as Ok-boon)
2018 – jTBC Knowing Brothers / Ask Us Anything (as Guest Cast on episode 81 and 134)
2018 – jTBC Idol Room (as Guest Cast on episode 9)
2018 – Netflix YG Future Strategy Office (Guest Role on episode 7)