Jinyoung (Jr.) (GOT7) Facts
- Group: GOT7
- Position: Vocalist and Dancer.
- Sub-unit JJ Project
- Kyunggi High School.
- Howon University.
- Training period: Four years.
- Debut May 20, 2012 (JJ Project ).
- Religion: Christian.
- Languages: Korean (native language), English (basic), Japanese (basic).
- Hobbies Reading, watching movies, acting, walking and playing piano.
- Favorite artists Justin Timberlake, Usher and Michael Buble.
- Favorite foods: Hamburger, pizza, meat and sashimi.
- He was president of his class.
- For years it was known as Junior, because it has the same name as J.Y. Park and the company decided so, but on August 16, 2016 he announced on his twitter that he would officially use his real name ‘Jin Young’.
- He created all the choreography for the song “Follow me”.
- After participating in the Idol Athletic Championship 2014, he injured his left hand, index and middle finger, so he had to wear a splint that protects both fingers. In the MV “A” he uses it, also in multiple shows of the comeback.
- He said that since he was a child he wanted to be a singer but never did anything to achieve it, until one day his father told him that he would be nothing in life, which hurt him a lot and he decided to show his father that he could.
- According to TenAsia magazine, he ranked #1 as one of the most photogenic idols of 2014.
- He was MC of M!Countdown together with BamBam, Key from SHINee and Jung Shin from CNBLUE in 2016.
- He sustained a minor injury to his left arm due to his participation in Idol Star Athletics Championships 2015, as did Jackson.
- Together with Yu Gyeom created the choreography for “If You Do”.
- He starred in “Nunbal” (Flurry of Snow), which was his first film.
- On July 24, 2016, he was part of the Ultra Dance Festival (UDF).
- He was MC of Inkigayo together with Jisoo from BLACKPINK and Do Young from NCT jinJido debuted on February 05, 2017 and performed with a Special Stage and sang along with AKMU for the anniversary of Inkigayo’s 900th episode.
- He danced along with Jisoo to “Uptown Funk” for the opening of the KPOP Concert in Daejeon, where both of them were presenters. They had to visit different tourist spots in the city to record the choreography.
- If he had not been an idol, he would like to have been a preschool teacher.
- In 2017, Dingo invited him to participate in the “Flower intern” Saga.
- He wrote a song for the fans called “Thank You”, touching for his words and the message behind the lyrics.
- The director of the drama “Top Management” invited him to participate in the OST.
- He has recorded audiobooks of Pinocchio, The Little Prince and Alita.
- He was contacted to appear on the King of Mask Singer program and sang two songs under the identity of “Hollywood rabbit”. His performance of the song “I don’t love you” topped the Naver TV chart.
- In 2019, he participated in an advertising spot for the movie “Alita: Combat Angel”.
- I sign with BH Entertainment in 2021.
Jinyoung (Jr.) (GOT7) Advertisement
- Tom Ford (2020)
- SK Telecom (2015, with Seolhyun)
- Reebok “Go Legend” (2012, with JB)
Jinyoung (Jr.) (GOT7) Music
Jinyoung (Jr.) (GOT7) Drama
- Yumi’s Cells (tvN, 2021)
- The Devil Judge (tvN, 2021)
- When My Love Blooms (tvN, 2020)
- Melting Me Softly (tvN, 2019) Cameo
- He is Psychometric (tvN, 2019)
- School of Magic (Naver TV, 2017)
- Legend of the Blue Sea (SBS, 2016-2017)
- Sanctuary: Commercial Mini-Drama (2017)
- My Love Eun Dong (JTBC, 2015)
- Dream Knight (Youku Tudou, 2015)
- When A Man Loves (MBC, 2013)
- Dream High 2 (KBS2, 2012)
- Yaksha (2020)
- Snowflakes (2017)
- High Five (2021)
Jinyoung (Jr.) (GOT7) Radio Programs
- (MBC) Idol Radio (18.05.2020, with BamBam, as guest)
- (KBS) Kiss the radio (04.06.2016, 2018 besides Young Jae )
- (KBS) Cool FM K-POP Planet (19.04.2016, together with Yu Gyeom)
- (MBC) Sunny’s FM Date (14.11.2014)
- (KBS) Sukira Kiss The Radio (24.07.2014, besides Yu Gyeom)
- (KBS) Super Junior’s kiss the radio (17.07.2014, besides Yu Gyeom)
Jinyoung (Jr.) (GOT7) TV Programs
- Running Man (SBS, 2019) Ep. 477-478
- Mafia Game in Prison (tvN, 2019) Ep. 17-18
- King of Mask Singer (MBC, 25.11 and 2.12.2018 as “Hollywood rabbit”)
- Hello Counselor (KBS2, 24.09.2018, together with JB) Ep. 381
- Living Together in Empty Room (MBC, 2018) along with. P.O and Han Hye Yeon
- Inkigayo (SBS, 2017-2018, official MC, together with Ji Soo (BLACKPINK ) and Do Young (NCT 127 ).
- Running Man (SBS, 2016) (together with Mark ) Ep. 318
- Inkigayo (SBS, 24.07.2016, Ultra Dance Festival Special Stage “Six pack”, together with Hyun Kyung (ROMEO ), Shownu (MONSTA X ), Dino (SEVENTEEN ), Rocky (ASTRO ) and Ten (NCT ).
- Inkigayo (SBS, 01.05.2016, special MC together with Da Hyun and Jackson Wang )
- Twice Private Life (Mnet, 12.04.2016). Ep.7
- M! Countdown (Mnet, 2015-2016, official MC together with BamBam )
- 1 vs 100 (KBS, 24.06.2014, next to JB)
- Let’s Go Dream Team 2 (KBS2, 23.03.2014, besides. Young Jae )
- 1000 songs Challenge (SBS, 09.03.2014, besides JB, Jackson Wang and Young Jae )
- M! Countdown (Mnet, 20.02.2014, special MC together with JB)
- The King of Food (KBS, 14.02.2014)
- God Of The Dining Table (KBS, 31.01.2014)
- Music Bank (KBS, 17.01.2014, special MC with JB)
- JJ Project Diary – Reality Show (MTV, 2012, besides JB)
Jinyoung (Jr.) (GOT7) TV Drama’s
- Hold me theme for Top Management (2018)
- We Are The B (besides Jin Woon, Kang So Ra & Kim Ji Soo) theme for Dream High 2 (2012)