Vivi (LOONA) Profile
|Stage Name||Vivi (비비)|
|Birth Name||Wong Kahei (黃嘉熙)|
|Birthday||December 9, 1996|
|Age||27 (in Dec 2023)|
|Height||160 cm (5’2″)|
|Weight||42 kg (92 lbs)|
Vivi (LOONA) Facts
– Vivi was born in Tuen Mun District, New Territories, Hong Kong.
– She graduated from Hong Kong Catholic Mingyuan Secondary School.
– Vivi was scouted through the SNS casting by BlockBerry Creative.
– She wanted to become an idol after watching Big Bang and 2NE1 music videos in middle school.
– Her single album was released in April, making her the “April Girl.”
– She is the oldest member of the group.
– She likes traveling a lot.
– Her role model is Hyuna.
– In 2012, she received vocal training from Hong Kong vocal coach and backing singer Jony Wong.
– As a trainee, Vivi experienced loneliness and challenges due to the language barrier, but other trainees provided her with valuable support.
– According to Hyunjin, she is one of the funniest members in LOONA.
– Her Airpods are named “Virpod.”
– Haseul is the member who helps her the most in learning Korean among all the LOONA members.
– Her hobbies include traveling, eating delicious food, and watching movies.
– In her free time, she enjoys going for walks and visiting the sea.
– When in Hong Kong, she highly recommends Tsim Sha Tsui as a must-visit location.
– Initially, her dad was against her decision to go to Korea and pursue a career as a singer.
– “Being happy is everything” is her motto.
– A fortune teller told her that she shouldn’t be in water for more than 30 minutes, that she isn’t fit for water and that she should live near the mountains. (Re-writing Profiles Ep2)
– She shares a friendship with Dreamcatcher’s Handong.
– The first time she showcased her singing to others was at her cram school.
– She faced challenges in understanding casual speech, as every member speaks to her in honorific language.
– Like Yves, she is trypophobic, and she made this discovery during LOONA TV #104 when she purchased a peculiar toy.
– Late at night, her tone becomes sullen and she realized this in 2021 when editing her vlog.
– Her nicknames include “Hwang Ara”, “BB Cream” and “Pya Pya”.
– Her idol is Hyuna.
– Unlike other LOONA members, Vivi is not afraid of experiencing sleep paralysis.
– She has a younger sister and brother.
– She likes both long and short hairstyles.
– Hyunjin would describe Vivi as the mom and tree of the group because her thoughts are deep and she takes care of the members. (ET News)
– Despite liking cats, she has allergies in her family, including herself.
– She frequently uses the word “assa!” (translating to “heck yeah!”) after Gowon taught her.
– Within LOONA, she changes her hair color the most.
– She believes that sharing food is one of her charm points.
– Her representative color is pastel rose, and her animal is a deer.
– She likes cooking a lot.
– She is the vocalist and rapper in the group LOONA.
– Vivi debuted under LOONA with the song “Everyday I Love You,” ft. Haseul on April 16, 2016.
– She started modeling at the age of 17 under the name “Viian Wong.”
– Between 2011 and 2016, ViVi worked as a freelance model in Hong Kong under the name Viian Wong, taking part in various projects such as a video tutorial for Blush Cosmetics and as a PlayStation model at Asia Game Show 2012.
– Her training period lasted approximately one year.
– On May 9, 2023, it was revealed that she won a lawsuit to terminate her contract with BlockBerry Creative, leading to her departure from the company.
– On June 11, 2023, it was reported that Vivi signed an exclusive contract with the agency CTD E&M.
Likes & Dislikes
– She likes chocolate cake, massages, and pretty stuff.
– She hates Insects, extreme weather, and annoying things.
– Her favorite color is white.
– She enjoys traveling, hiking, and rock climbing.
– Vivi is a fan of scary and horror movies.
– One Piece is her favorite anime, and her favorite character is Nami.
– She loves cats.
– She loves dishes like bibimbap, chicken, bulgogi, fish cake, and Korean pancakes.
– She loves to eat cakes and chocolate cake is her top choice.
– ViVi doesn’t enjoy drinking beer as it makes her face turn red.
– She doesn’t like mint chocolate.
– She likes Korean food.
– She likes macarons and her favorite flavors are cheese and chocolate.
– Her love for Korean cheeseballs is so strong that she jokingly claimed she couldn’t leave Korea because of it.
– She is known as one of the most flexible members.
– She is good at cooking.
– Her special talent is falling asleep quickly.
– She considers herself skilled at drawing.
Personality & Habits
– Vivi’s MBTI type is INFP.
– Her sleeping habit includes having a cushion when she sleeps at night, enabling her to fall asleep in 3 minutes; without one, it takes her 30 minutes to fall asleep.
– She is known for her very gentle and kind personality.
– Her personality is described as introverted carefree, teasing, and sweet.
– Within LOONA, she holds the position of Matnae, meaning she is the eldest but acts like the youngest (maknae).
– Her speaking style changes depending on her energy level, sounding different when she’s excited compared to when she has little energy.
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