Meet The Handsome Jungkook, Member of the Phenomenal Boy-Band BTS
Jeon Jung-kook (Hangeul: 전정국) is a South Korean singer, songwriter, and member of the boy-band BTS or Bangtan Boys. Jungkook was born in Busan, South Korea. His family consists of his parents and an elder brother. He attended Baekyang Elementary and Middle School in Busan. He, who also called Golden Maknae, was born September 1, 1997, is also known simply as Jungkook. He used to dream of becoming a badminton player when he was young, but eventually, after seeing G-Dragon, he wanted to be a singer.
His journey started with an audition for the South Korean talent show Superstar K in Daegu. Although Jungkook was not selected on that audition, he eventually got casting offers from seven entertainment companies. For his decision, he chose Big Hit Entertainment and become a trainee because he got inspired by seeing RM, and after that became his fellow band member in BTS. Let’s get to know Jungkook’s family in the article below.
Inside the Jeon Family
Jungkook has an older brother named Jeon Jung Hyun who already went to military school. His brother is good at drawing, the same as their father. One source said Jungkook has a younger brother, too, but that hasn’t been confirmed. Jungkook’s father comes to BTS concert and always supports Jungkook. During theconcerts, his father is always waving at him but Jungkook has a hard time seeing his family since it is crowded seen from the stage. Besides his father, his mother looks younger than any other moms out there, looking more like Jungkook’s classmate than his mother.
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Their family has a lot of artistic talent in their genes. Recently Jungkook’s father made a pencil drawing of BTS’s official Twitter account and it was so hilarious.
Jungkook wrote: ‘My father has prepared a gift for ARMY’, before adding the hashtags (as translated by Soompi) ‘JK’, ‘Dad’s talented hand, ‘my talent level is only 1% of my dad’s’, ‘Dad is the best’, ‘I love you ARMY’ and ‘my dad loves ARMY too’.
— 방탄소년단 (@BTS_twt) December 28, 2018
BTS fans praised Mr. Jeon’s, detailed drawing. Not only his father, his brother is also a talented artist. This family is surely an art-talented family.
BTS Jungkook’s Parents’ Love Story
Jungkook’s dad was born in 1971 and married his mother when they were young. His motheris two years younger than his dad. Jungkook revealed on the reality show Let’s Eat Dinner Together, which is a documentary-like program that show the journey of National MCs in finding a dinner in Koreans homes, that his mother fell in love with his dad and hit on him first since his dad was so good looking. Jungkook told Kang Ho Dong, the MC, that his mother was proactive and energetic.
Like Father, Like Son
Jungkook’s father was very youthful and handsome, almost looking like his brother. Some fans said his father passed his DNA to Jungkook, which gave him his his good-looking face. His dad is only 46 years old but looks younger than his actual age.
Look at this old picture from when Jungkook still a baby, below, Jungkook’s father is surely handsome since a long time ago.
BTS’s Jungkook’s Gifts For His Parents
You can see how much Jungkook loves his parents by looking the gifts that he has given them. Jungkook bought his parents a Mercedes a year ago. Recently he also bought a luxurious house worth 50 billion won. A fan also saw Jungkook buying his mother’s clothes. Like the wisdom says, an apple doesn’t fall far from the tree.
In February, 2019, Jungkook become Jimin’s translator when he wanted to communicate to international fans,
Jimin: “We’ve tried to deliver this message through music in order to communicate with fans”
Jungkook: “Long time no see, message, from you”
Jimin: “Haha so sweet”
Jungkook and BTS were busy with their international stage. Recently, on August 8, Jungkook wrote a message supporting TXT, saying, “Good luck! From Jungkook hyung” on an episode of TXT’s reality show. That’s all about Jungkook BTS and his relationship with his family. Don’t forget to comment and share your thoughts below!