FAKTA Ok Taecyeon




  • Ok Taec-Yeon (Hangul: 옥택연, Hanja: 玉澤演; born December 27, 1988),[1] generally known as Taecyeon, is a member of the Korean boy band 2PM, in which he is the main rapper. In 2010 Taecyeon debuted as an actor in the Korean drama Cinderella’s Sister and went on to become a main character in the KBS drama Dream High.

Early life

Taecyeon was born in BusanSouth Korea, but emigrated with his family to Bedford, Massachusetts,[2] a small town situated in the Greater Boston Area, with his parents and older sister Jihyen. Taecyeon lived there for seven years, attending Bedford High Schoolwhere he was an active member of the Chess Club, Jazz Band, JV Soccer Team and National Honor Society, before returning to pursue his career in Korea. Taecyeon was educated at Gel In High School in Seoul and studied Business Administration at Dankook University.[1] He speaks fluent English, Korean, and Japanese.[3]


It was his sister Jihyen who persuaded him to participate in a JYP Entertainment audition, whose promotion she had noticed when surfing on the Internet. After his reluctant agreement to participate, both headed for New York City on his 17th birthday. A week later he was chosen for the final 35 and got the call to go to Korea to go further in the competition. At first Taecyeon applied to become a model, but the judges suggested he try dancing and singing. Eventually he was named one of the dozen finalists (including his future bandmates Lee Junho and Hwang Chansung) to compete in the show Superstar Survival, but was the first contestant to leave the show.[4]

Music career

Main article: 2PM

In 2008 he took part in Mnet‘s Hot Blood Men[2] which follows the extreme training of 13 trainees in order to become a member of the boy band One DayOne Day spawned two boy bands, 2AM and 2PM, the latter of which Taecyeon became a member of. Six months after Hot Blood was aired on TV 2PM debuted with their first single “10 Points out of 10 Points” (“10점 만점에 10점”)[5] from their firstEP Hottest Time of the Day, but it wasn’t until their second EP 2:00PM Time For Change that their success in the Korean music industry skyrocketed.[2] So far 2PM has released two studio albums and three EPs.

Solo activities

Taecyeon is featured in “Yes I’m In Love” by Bada on her fourth album and Baek Ji-Young‘s 2009 song “내 귀에 캔디” (My Ear’s Candy). He formerly hosted SBS’s music show Inkigayo with Wooyoung, and was a permanent cast member on Family Outing 2 before it was cancelled.

In 2010 he saw his debut as an actor in the 2010 KBS drama series Cinderella’s Sister alongside Moon Geun Young and Chun Jung-myung. His second drama is Dream High, in which he played the role of Jinguk. The drama premiered on January 3, 2011.[6]

In September 2011 FujiTV announced that Taecyeon was going to become a regular on their Sunday drama Boku to Star no 99 Nichi, along with Japanese actor Nishijima Hidetoshi and South Korean actress Kim Tae Hee as the two main characters. This is his first regular role on a Japanese drama. The producer of the drama commented: “We needed someone who can be mysterious and make his presence felt by others at the same time. Outside of his role Taecyeon is a very polite and bright person, who always manages to create a cheerful atmosphere at the set. He is going to bring a breath of fresh air to the Japanese drama scene.” Taecyeon commented, “It’s my first role in a Japanese drama and I’m really happy to be able to work together with such a wonderful cast and such an amazing staff. I will exert myself to the best of my abilities in order to polish my acting as much as I can.” [7]

Blue Bears with Taecyeon

In early 2012, Taecyeon teamed up with his fellow Dankook University alumni students to produce a digital album.

The album, Blue Bears with Taecyeon, was performed live on 2012/02/24 at Dankook University for the matriculation ceremony.

The title song “Wings (날개)” was written and composed by Life Music and the Dankook University students, and featured personally penned rap lyrics written by Taecyeon. The second song, a remake of Lee Gwangjo’s “A Night Like Tonight (오늘같은 밤)” was also included in the performance, complete with an original rap also written by Taecyeon himself.

The album went on sale 2012/02/29, with all proceeds donated back the University.[8][9][10]

Six Beautiful Days, Budokan (Solo Stage)

On 2012/05/25 Taecyeon performed “Kiss” and “After you’ve left me” for his solo stage. Both songs were written and composed by Taecyeon himself.

After the performance Taecyeon wrote on his Twitter: 여러분~ 제가 쓴 “Kiss”랑 “니가 날 떠난 후에” 어떠셨어요??ㅋㅋㅋ 처음으로 작곡한 곡들을 무대에서 공개했는데요~ 훗날 디싱이나 음반에 안들어간다고 하면 약속대로 공카에 올려드릴게요ㅋㅋㅋ[11]

(Translation) ‏@taeccool: Everyone, how did you like “Kiss” and “After you’ve left me”, both written by me?? kkk Revealed self-composed songs on stage for the first time~ If they’re not released as digital single or in a CD later on, just as promised, I’ll upload them on the official cafe kkk [12]

자장가 for Hottest (Lullaby for Hottest)

On 2012/06/18 Taecyeon, composing as TY, uploaded a message on 2PM’s Official Fan Cafe [13] with his newest self-composed song: 자장가 for Hottest. Taecyeon included the .mp3 as a free download for Hottest, asking them to like the song.[14]

Army enlistment

On December 9, 2010 a JYP Entertainment representative revealed that “Taecyeon would like to give up his American permanent residence visa and recently, on December 1st, he received his official confirmation for his permanent residence cancellation.”

Taecyeon had a physical examination for drafting but received a physical body status sufficient only for enlistment as public service personnel, due to his poor vision and a dislocated shoulder back in 2008.[6] However he is currently thinking of getting another physical examination in order to undertake active military duties.[15]

The JYP representative stated: “Taecyeon has voiced thoughts of wanting to enter the military service. He submitted his documents on the 1st and is clear on his actions.” He went on to explain: “Now that Taecyeon wants to enter active duties, he recently received a re-examination. I think he was affected by the recent Yeonpyeong Island shelling,[16] so we want to respect his decision.” He concluded: “Since Taecyeon is still at a young age, he won’t be entering the military immediately. He is currently active as an actor as well as continuing his studies, so we still need to watch over him.”[17]

On the February 7th, 2011 broadcast of KBS2TV’s “Yeo Yu Man Man,” Taecyeon shared his thoughts on his enlistment situation stating that he plans to get corrective eye surgery so he can enlist.[18]

TV Drama

Year Title Role TV Network
2010 Cinderella’s Sister Han Jung Woo KBS2
2011 Dream High Jin Gook / Hyun Shi Hyuk KBS
Boku to Star no 99 Nichi Taesung Fuji TV

Music Video-Drama

On January 7, 2010 photographs surfaced of Taecyeon and Nichkhun with actress Yoon Eunhye for Cass Beer. 2PM were chosen to endorse the beer with a special, promotional single “Tik Tok”. Taecyeon played one of the three main character in the 12-minute music video-drama, which was released on February 8, 2010.[19]

In May 2010 Taecyeon featured in another music video-drama for Everland‘s Caribbean Bay water theme park along with 2PM’sNichkhun & Chansung and Girls’ Generation members YoonaSeohyun & Yuri.[20][21]


Year Title Role
2006 SBS Superstar Survival Himself
2008 Mnet Hot Blood Himself
2008 MBC Idol Army Season 3 Himself
2009 SBS Inkigayo Himself
2009 Mnet 2PM Wild Bunny Himself
2010 SBS Family Outing 2 Himself
2011 SBS 2PM Show Himself


  1. a b c d e (Korean)[1] 2pm.jype.com.
  2. a b c Cover story: 2PM. iamkoream.com. Retrieved 2011-01-08.
  3. ^ (Video) 2PM′s Taecyeon Understands…Arabic?? enewsWorld. 2012-05-29.
  4. ^ BHS junior competes in Korean ‘Survivor’ – Bedford, MA – Bedford Minuteman. Wickedlocal.com. Retrieved on 2012-08-14.
  5. ^ (Korean) media.paran.com. Retrieved 2011-01-08.
  6. a b en.korea.com. Retrieved 2011-01-08.
  7. ^ Sanspo. Retrieved 2011.09.28
  8. ^ 2PM 택연, 단국대 동문들과 디지털앨범 발표 : 네이트 뉴스. News.nate.com. Retrieved on 2012-05-06.
  9. ^ [NEWS] 120221 2PM’s Taecyeon to release charity project album ‘Blue Bears’ with fellow Dankook University students. 2ONEDAY! (2012-02-22). Retrieved on 2012-05-06.
  10. ^ [FANCAMS] 120223 Dankook University New Student Ceremony – Blue Bears 1st performance. 2ONEDAY! (2012-04-30). Retrieved on 2012-05-06.
  11. ^ https://twitter.com/#!/taeccool
  12. ^ TwitLonger — When you talk too much for Twitter. Twitlonger.com (2012-05-25). Retrieved on 2012-08-14.
  13. ^ Daum 카페. Cafe.daum.net. Retrieved on 2012-08-14.
  14. ^ 2PM’s Taecyeon offers “Lullaby For Hottest” as free download. Allkpop.com (2012-06-18). Retrieved on 2012-08-14.
  15. ^ (Korean) news.khan.co.kr Retrieved 2011-01-08.
  16. ^ (Korean) 美영주권 포기한 택연 “현역으로 가고 싶다…연평도 사태 보고 결심” media.daum.net. Retrieved 2011-01-08.
  17. ^ Taecyeon cancels green card to enlist in the military. koreaboo.com (2010-12-09). Retrieved 2011-01-08.
  18. ^ Taecyeon plans to get eye corrective surgery in order to enlist. Allkpop.com (2011-02-07). Retrieved on 2012-05-06.
  19. ^ 2PM 택연-닉쿤, 윤은혜 두고 삼각관계?조윤선 동아닷컴 기자.
  20. ^ (Korean) 소녀시대-2PM ‘캐비’ M/V서 섹시한 라이프가드로 변신, newscj.com, May 7, 2010
  21. ^ (Korean)소녀시대 유리, 머리카락 넘기는 모습도 ‘섹시’, SSTV







Ok Taec-Yeon (Hangul: 옥택 연, Hanja: 玉 泽 演, lahir 27 Desember 1988), [1] umumnya dikenal sebagai Taecyeon, adalah anggota dari 2PM boy band Korea, di mana ia adalah rapper utama. Pada tahun 2010 Taecyeon memulai kariernya sebagai aktor di Sister drama Korea Cinderella dan kemudian menjadi karakter utama dalam drama KBS Dream Tinggi.
Awal kehidupan

Taecyeon lahir di Busan, Korea Selatan, namun beremigrasi dengan keluarganya ke Bedford, Massachusetts, [2] sebuah kota kecil yang terletak di wilayah Greater Boston, bersama orang tuanya dan Jihyen kakak. Taecyeon tinggal di sana selama tujuh tahun, menghadiri Schoolwhere Bedford Tinggi ia adalah seorang anggota aktif dari Chess Club, Band Jazz, JV Tim Sepak Bola Nasional dan Masyarakat Honor, sebelum kembali untuk mengejar karirnya di Korea. Taecyeon dididik di Gel Dalam High School di Seoul dan mempelajari Administrasi Bisnis di Universitas Dankook. [1] Ia fasih berbahasa Inggris, Korea, dan Jepang. [3]


Itu adik Jihyen nya yang membujuk dia untuk berpartisipasi dalam audisi JYP Entertainment, yang promosi ia melihat ketika berselancar di Internet. Setelah kesepakatan enggan untuk berpartisipasi, baik menuju New York City pada ulang tahun 17-nya. Seminggu kemudian ia dipilih untuk 35 final dan mendapat panggilan untuk pergi ke Korea untuk melangkah lebih jauh dalam kompetisi. Pada Taecyeon pertama diterapkan untuk menjadi model, tetapi hakim menyarankan dia mencoba menari dan menyanyi. Akhirnya ia dinobatkan salah satu finalis lusin (termasuk masa depannya bandmates Lee Junho dan Hwang Chansung) untuk bersaing dalam Kelangsungan Hidup Superstar acara, tapi adalah kontestan pertama yang meninggalkan acara. [4]

Musik karir

Artikel utama: 2PM
Pada tahun 2008 ia mengambil bagian dalam Pria Hot Mnet Blood [2] yang mengikuti pelatihan ekstrim dari 13 peserta untuk menjadi anggota dari boy band One Day. Satu Hari melahirkan dua boy band, 2AM dan 2PM, yang terakhir yang Taecyeon menjadi anggota. Enam bulan setelah Darah Hot disiarkan di TV 2:00 debutnya dengan single pertama mereka “10 Poin dari 10 Poin” (“10 점 만점 에 10 점”) [5] dari Firstep mereka Waktu Hottest of the Day, tapi itu tidak sampai kedua mereka 02:00 PM Waktu EP Untuk Perubahan bahwa keberhasilan mereka dalam industri musik Korea meroket [2]. Sejauh 14:00 telah merilis album studio dua dan tiga EP.

Solo kegiatan

Taecyeon adalah fitur dalam “Ya aku In Love” oleh Bada di album keempatnya dan 2009 lagu Baek Ji-Young “내 귀에 캔디” (Permen Telinga saya). Dia sebelumnya host musik SBS Inkigayo menunjukkan dengan Wooyoung, dan anggota cor permanen pada Family Outing 2 sebelum itu dibatalkan.

Pada tahun 2010 ia melihat debut sebagai aktor di Sister tahun 2010 KBS drama seri Cinderella bersama Moon Geun Young dan Chun Jung-myung. Drama kedua adalah Tinggi Dream, di mana ia memainkan peran Jinguk. Drama ini ditayangkan pada tanggal 3 Januari 2011. [6]

Pada September tahun 2011 FujiTV mengumumkan bahwa Taecyeon akan menjadi biasa pada Boku drama Minggu mereka untuk tidak ada bintang 99 Nichi, bersama dengan aktor Jepang Nishijima Hidetoshi dan Korea Selatan aktris Kim Tae Hee sebagai dua karakter utama. Ini adalah peran reguler pertamanya pada sebuah drama Jepang. Produser drama berkomentar: “Kami membutuhkan seseorang yang bisa misterius dan membuat kehadirannya dirasakan oleh orang lain pada saat yang sama. Di luar Taecyeon perannya adalah orang yang sangat sopan dan cerah, yang selalu berhasil menciptakan suasana ceria di set. Dia akan membawa menghirup udara segar untuk adegan drama Jepang “Taecyeon berkomentar,” Ini peran pertama saya di sebuah drama Jepang dan aku benar-benar senang bisa bekerja sama dengan seperti pemain yang indah dan menakjubkan seperti. Staf. Saya akan mengerahkan diri untuk yang terbaik dari kemampuan saya untuk memoles akting saya sebanyak yang saya bisa “[7].

Biru Beruang dengan Taecyeon

Pada awal 2012, Taecyeon bekerja sama dengan sesama mahasiswa Universitas Dankook alumni untuk menghasilkan sebuah album digital.

Album, Blue Bears dengan Taecyeon, dilakukan langsung di 2012/2/24 di Dankook University untuk upacara matrikulasi.

Judul lagu “Sayap (날개)” ditulis dan disusun oleh Musik Hidup dan mahasiswa Universitas Dankook, dan menampilkan lirik rap pribadi ditulis ditulis oleh Taecyeon. Lagu kedua, sebuah remake dari Lee Gwangjo “a Night Like Tonight (오늘 같은 밤)” juga termasuk dalam kinerja, lengkap dengan rap asli juga ditulis oleh Taecyeon sendiri.

Album ini mulai dijual 2012/2/29, dengan semua hasil disumbangkan kembali Universitas. [8] [9] [10]

Enam Hari Indah, Budokan (Tahap Solo)

Pada 2012/5/25 Taecyeon dilakukan “Kiss” dan “Setelah Anda meninggalkan aku” untuk tahap solonya. Kedua lagu ditulis dan disusun oleh Taecyeon sendiri.

Setelah Taecyeon kinerja menulis di Twitter-nya:?? 여러분 ~ 제가 쓴 “Kiss” 랑 “니 가 날 떠난 후에” 어떠 셨어요 ㅋ ㅋ ㅋ 처음 으로 작곡 한 곡 들을 무대 에서 공개 했는데요 ~ 훗날 디싱 이나 음반 에 안 들어간다고 하면 약속 대로 공카 에 올려 드릴게요 ㅋ ㅋ ㅋ [11]

(Terjemahan) @ taeccool: Setiap orang, bagaimana kau seperti “Kiss” dan “Setelah Anda meninggalkan aku”, keduanya ditulis oleh saya?? kkk Terungkap lagu yang dibuat sendiri di atas panggung untuk pertama kalinya ~ Jika mereka tidak dirilis sebagai single digital atau CD kemudian hari, hanya seperti yang dijanjikan, saya akan meng-upload mereka di kafe resmi kkk [12]

자장가 untuk Hottest (Lullaby untuk Hottest)

Pada 2012/6/18 Taecyeon, menulis sebagai TY, upload pesan di Cafe Official Fan 2PM [13] dengan lagu terbaru dirinya terdiri: 자장가 untuk Hottest. Taecyeon termasuk mp3. Sebagai download gratis untuk Hottest, meminta mereka untuk menyukai lagu tersebut [14].

Tentara pendaftaran

Pada tanggal 9 Desember 2010 sebuah perwakilan JYP Entertainment mengungkapkan bahwa “Taecyeon ingin menyerah visa tinggal permanen di Amerika dan baru-baru ini, pada tanggal 1 Desember, ia menerima konfirmasi resminya untuk pembatalan tinggal permanen nya.”

Taecyeon menjalani pemeriksaan fisik untuk rancangan tetapi menerima status tubuh fisik yang cukup hanya untuk pendaftaran sebagai personil pelayanan publik, karena penglihatan yang buruk dan dislokasi bahu kembali pada tahun 2008 [6] Namun ia sedang berpikir untuk mendapatkan pemeriksaan fisik lain dalam rangka. untuk melakukan tugas militer aktif [15].

Perwakilan JYP menyatakan: “Taecyeon telah menyuarakan pikiran yang ingin memasuki dinas militer. Dia menyerahkan dokumen itu pada tanggal 1 dan sudah jelas tindakannya “Dia terus menjelaskan:” Sekarang Taecyeon yang ingin memasuki tugas aktif, ia baru saja menerima pemeriksaan ulang.. . Saya pikir dia dipengaruhi oleh Pulau Yeonpyeong baru-baru ini shelling, [16] sehingga kami ingin menghormati keputusannya “pungkasnya:” Karena Taecyeon masih di usia muda, ia tidak akan masuk militer segera. Dia saat ini aktif sebagai aktor serta melanjutkan studinya, jadi kita masih perlu mengawasinya “[17].

Pada 7 Februari 2011 siaran KBS2TV ‘s “Man Man Yu Yeo,” Taecyeon berbagi pemikirannya tentang situasi pendaftarannya menyatakan bahwa ia berencana untuk mendapatkan operasi mata korektif sehingga ia dapat mendaftar [18].

TV Drama

Tahun Judul Peran TV Jaringan
2.010 Cinderella Suster Han Jung Woo KBS2
2011 Dream Tinggi Jin Gook / Hyun Shi Hyuk KBS
Boku untuk tidak ada bintang 99 Nichi Taesung Fuji TV
Musik Video-Drama

Pada 7 Januari 2010 foto muncul dari Taecyeon dan Nichkhun dengan aktris Yoon Eunhye untuk Bir Cass. 14:00 terpilih untuk mendukung bir dengan tunggal, promosi khusus “Tik Tok”. Taecyeon memainkan salah satu karakter utama dalam tiga musik 12-menit video-drama, yang dirilis pada tanggal 8 Februari 2010. [19]

Pada bulan Mei 2010 Taecyeon ditampilkan dalam video musik lain-drama untuk Everland ini taman air Karibia Bay tema bersama dengan 2PM’sNichkhun & Chansung dan Girls ‘Generation anggota Yoona, Seohyun & Yuri [20]. [21]



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