Let’s Get Closer with Actress Park Yoo-na!
From the end of 2020 until around February 2021, Park Yoo-na got more widely famous, especially for K-Drama fans. She became increasingly popular for her role in True Beauty which is an antagonist role. But, do you guys know who is Park Yoo-na? She is an actress who started her career in 2015 with Cheer Up, and until today she has starred in many dramas.
Want to know more about her dramas, her full profile, her boyfriend, and all about her life? You can find the answers in this article, because Channel-Korea will provide you with everything about Park Yoo-na so you can get to know her better. So, keep reading this article!
Get to Know Park Yoo-na’s Profile
Name: Park Yoo-na (박유나)
Birthday: December 23rd, 1997
Birthplace: Seoul, South Korea
Height: 170 cm (5’7″)
Weight: 47 kg (105 lbs)
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Blood Type: –
Occupation: Actress/commercial star
Agency: 8D Creative
Park Yoo-na’s Fun Facts!
- Park Yoo-na has one brother.
- She is has studied at Hanlim Multi Art School in the Practical Dance Department.
- Before she debuted, Park Yoo-na had appeared in the Golden Bell Challenge with her school.
- In 2019, Park Yoo-na appeared in Super Junior’s Kim Heechul’s music video “옛날사람 (Old Movie)”. She also appeared in Super Junior’s Yesung’s song titled “Here I Am”.
- People say that she is a look-alike of AOA’s Seolhyun, Kim Jiwon, and Blackpink’s Jennie.
- Before signing with 8D Creative, she used to be under the auspices of Signal Entertainment and Great Entertainment.
- In 2015, she debuted as an actress in the Cheer Up Korean drama and became a commercial model for HTML Backpack.
- She is Cha Eun-woo‘s schoolmate.
- She was once an idol trainee.
Park Yoo-na’s Popular Dramas
As we all know, until the present day, Park Yoo-na has starred in many dramas that have become popular and some of them are Sky Castle, Hotel Del Luna, True Beauty, and more. So, here are some of her popular dramas and her role.
Appearance in My ID Is Gangnam Beauty
My ID Is Gangnam Beauty is a drama that tells about the beauty standard. Because of the beauty standard, everybody is competing to change their face to be pretty, for example, with plastic surgery, taking diet pills, and more. In this drama, Im Soo-hyang and Cha Eun-woo are part of the main cast playing the characters of Kang Mi-rae and Do Kyung-seok.
The drama was aired on JTBC from July 27th to September 15th, 2018. Actress Park Yoo-na got the role of Yoo-eun, she has become the head of the student association majoring in Chemistry. Even though she wasn’t the main character, but Park Yoo-na was able to attract the audience’s attention with her visual.
They said that Park Yoo-na’s visual defeated the antagonist cast visuals, namely Hyun Soo-a. Some people commented on their social media or online forums, such as:
“Everytime I watch the drama, I feel like she (Park Yoo-a) is really pretty, I wonder why people don’t realize it. I think, her visual is the best.”
Here are some photos of her in the drama!
Park Yoo-na in Sky Castle
Sky Castle is a satire, mystery, and dark comedy-drama that aired on JTBC in 2018 and tells about four elite families in Korea and they want to defend their wealth at the cost of other people’s lives. This drama is a true story that can be found among the South Korean elite families.
Park Yoo-na got a chance to star in the drama playing the role of Cha Se-ri. She is the oldest daughter of Cha Min-hyuk and Noh Seung-hye. At this time, Park Yoo-na got a role that the audiences hated, namely being a liar. She claims to study at Harvard University, while in fact, she works at a nightclub. She often comes back home in the morning drunk.
However, in her defense, she was forced to be a liar because her parents doubted her identity and were only concerned about the reputation. Do you want to see her acting as Cha Se-ri? Here is one of her touching scenes!
Appearance in Hotel Del Luna
In this drama, Park Yoo-na plays two roles, namely as Princess Song Hwa and Lee Mi-ra. When she acts as Princess Song Hwa she is Jang Man Wol’s (IU) rival in the past.
Meanwhile, 1000 years after Princess Song Hwa’s death, Park Yoo-na is reincarnated as Lee Mi-ra. She is an ex-girlfriend of Goo Chan-sung when they studied in the USA.
This drama was aired on tvN starting from July 13th until September 1st, 2019.
Let’s Take a Peek at Park Yoo-na’s Acting in True Beauty
Last but not least is True Beauty. This drama was aired on tvN from December 9th, 2020, until February 4th, 2021. Same as My ID Is Gangnam Beauty, this drama was also adapted from a webtoon with the title The Secret of Angel.
The drama tells about Im Ju-kyung (Moon Ga-young) who is always bullied by her school friends because of her unpretty face, to the point that she wants to commit suicide. She eventually moves to a new school and learns to put on makeup. Because of this many people want to be her friends and have a crush on her, such as Lee Suho (Cha Eun-woo) and Han Seo-joon (Hwang In-yeop).
In this drama, Park Yoo-na plays one of the important roles as well as being the main antagonist, namely Kang Soo-jin. Again and again, she got bad comments from K-drama fans because of the character.
Even though she is cruel, actually Kang Soo-jin is a smart and independent student. Not only that, but her visual also looks amazing and has a sweet smile!
Park Yoo-na’s Boyfriend
In June 2019, Park Yoo-na was rumored to be dating actor Kim Min-seok. They both starred in So Close, Yet So Far in 2018. They were reported of becoming close and dating after the drama in early 2019.
But the news was denied by Kim Min-seok’s agency, Respect Entertainment. They said that Kim Min-seok is not close only to Park Yoo-na, but he is also close with the other actors.
Park Yoo-na and iKON’s Bobby
Her acting in the MV successfully made iKON fans (iconic) jealous, because they look like a real couple! You don’t believe it? If you haven’t already, you can watch the MV below!
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