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Wooyoung (ATEEZ) Profile, Bio, and Facts

Wooyoung ATEEZ

Wooyoung (우영) is a South Korean K-pop singer and a member of the boy group ATEEZ under KQ Entertainment.

Wooyoung (ATEEZ) Profile

Stage NameWooyoung (우영)
Birth NameJung Woo Young (정우영)
BirthdayNovember 26th, 1999
Active Years2018–present
Age24 (in 2024)
Zodiac SignSagittarius
Height173 cm (5’8ft)
Weight63 kg (138 lbs)
Blood TypeA

Wooyoung (ATEEZ) Facts:

Early Life:

– He was born in Ilsan, Goyang-si, Gyeonggi-do, South Korea
– He went to Baehwa Kindergarten
– He attended Poongsan Elementary and Middle School.
– He graduated from Hanlim Entertainment Art High School in the Department of Practice Dance.
– He went to Global Cyber University (Dept of Broadcasting and Entertainment)

Personal Life:

– He has the same name and age as a baseball and soccer player.
– He always wanted to perform on bigger stages since the MIXNINE era.
– His dominant hand is his right hand.
– He used to have a severe fear of cameras and stage fright
– He has read “The Temperature Of Language”
– His face and neck skin are very stretchy.
– He was active in the dance club in his middle school.
– His most enhanced sense is his smell sense
– Wooyoung cooked for Seonghwa and the struggling managers, bought a sous-vide machine for San who likes meat and cooked steak or seaweed soup for Yunho’s birthday.
– His favourite Korean singer is Kim Hoyoung. (Vanity Fair)
– He thinks he knows the most about Ateez because he keeps them in check and memorises their specific qualities. (Besties on Besties)
– The group chat is named “Ateeez” on his phone.
– Seonghwa said that Wooyoung is good at push and pull.
Yeosang thinks that Wooyoung’s performances are the best.
Jongho said that he is good at annoying the members.
– Something that he has never done with the members but wants to try is camping.
– The hardest music video to shoot for him was “The Real”.
– He chose himself as the best cook of the group along with Seonghwa.
– He is a good sleeper so he usually does not dream. (PopBuzz Meets)
– The person he texts the most is his manager.
– He loves streetwear style. (Cosmopolitan)
– If he had to, he would prepare Gochujang Jjigae for ATINY. (MTV)
– He likes it when the set designs of shooting MVs are pretty and outdoor shooting too. (BuzzFeed Celeb)
– The best advice for him is when someone tells him he can do it.
– He would love to design clothes someday.


– Wooyoung’s position in ATEEZ is Main Dancer, Vocalist and Visual.
– He helped in the writing of “From”, KQ Fellas’ pre-debut song.
– He is a former Big Hit trainee, he decided to leave Big Hit and chose KQ Entertainment as his final stop.
– He was selected as the Artist of the Month for June 2021 by Studio Dance, covering Christopher ‘s ‘Bad’
– He was a former contestant on MIXNINE, he was later eliminated on 132nd rank in episode 7.
– He made an appearance in the “Fill In The Blank” documentary of JTBC in January 2023.
– He also made an appearance in “Hanryang” by Kim Kyung Hoon and Kim Heechul.
– He appeared as a guest on “Running Man” on November 12, 2021.
– KQ Entertainment announced that Wooyoung will be going on a temporary hiatus due to an ankle injury on May 8, 2023.

Likes & Dislikes:

– His favourite colour is Black.
– He enjoys the Harry Potter series
– His favourite game to play is League Of Legends and FIFA ever since his younger years.
– He like movies related to Korean history
BTS are his favourite artists.
– His favourite subject in school was “Korean History”
– He likes wearing the Diptyque Fleur de Peau scent.
– His favourite flower is the Sunflower.
– Penomeco is his favourite hip-hop artist.
– He likes singing his favourite karaoke song, “Do You Like It>” by Yoon Jong-shin.
– He likes casual more than black tie outfits.
– He likes baseball caps.
– He loves leather jackets.
– He likes tank tops more than T-shirts.

Food Preferences:

– He likes eating meat.
– Honey Butter Chips are his favourite snack
– His favourite fruit is Strawberries
– He hates cucumbers.
– His favourite pick from Baskin Robbins is Cherry Jubilee.
– He doesn’t eat carbs


– He has several nicknames including Sexy Performer, Wooyo, Wooyoung Koh, Burdock, Prince Ddu-doo, Welsh Corgi, Ilsan Dog, Desert Fox, and Kissing Fairy.
– Burdock Bear was given to him when he wore a white bear mask.
– Because of his large mouth, he was nicknamed Kirby.
– Killing Part Master and Dalkong is a nickname from <Kingdom: Legendary War> and is used when the program shows real chemistry with Stray Kids Changbin.
– Secchu is short for ” excessive sexy pursuit”
– Wongnangi is a nickname that combines the names of a tiger and Wooyoung because of the uncanny resemblance

Personality And Habits:

– He is known for his vibrant and energetic personality.
– One of his notable habits is his tendency to laugh alot and bring laughter to those around him.
– He is also known for his strong work ethic and professionalism.
– He has a habit of making cute and playful facial expressions
– He has a habit of parting his hair 6:4 with his right hand

Celebrity Friends:

– He is friends with Stray KidsChangbin, Yeonjun from TXT, Serim from Cravity, Seungkwan from SEVENTEEN, and Golden Child’s Tag.

Streaming Platform Links

Genie | Bugs | Melon

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