Ok Taecyeon is a South Korean actor and a member of the K-pop boy band 2PM.
|Name||TAECYEON | 택연|
|Full Name||Ok Taecyeon | 옥택연 | 玉澤演|
|Born||December 27, 1988|
|Hometown||Seoul, South Korea|
|Height||185cm | 6′-01″|
|Family||Mother, Father, Older Sister, Dog|
|Education||Korea University (M.A.)|
Dankook University (B.S.)
Bedford High School → Youngdong High School
John Glenn Middle School
Seoul Wangbuk Elementary School → Seoul Dangsan Elementary School
|Years Active||2008 – present|
|2017||House of the Disappeared||Priest Choi|
|2013||Marriage Blue||Choi Wonchul|
|2020||The Game: Towards Zero||Kim Taepyeong|
|2017||Save Me||Han Sanghwan|
|2016||Bring It On, Ghost||Park Bongpal|
|2014||Wonderful Days||Kang Donghee|
|2013||Who Are You||Cha Geonwoo|
|2010||Cinderella’s Sister||Han Jeongwoo|
|2016||Touching You||Do Jinwoo|
|2017||You Are Closer Than I Think|
|2016||My Happy Home|
Ok Taecyeon Facts
- He got into JYP Entertainment as a trainee in April 2006 and made his debut as a member of 2PM in September 2008.
- Training Period: 2 years and 6 months
- His mother named him Taecyeon.
- He is Catholic and his Christian (baptismal) name is John the Apostle.
- He moved to Boston, Massachusetts in 2000 and lived there for 6 years.
- Taecyeon received his master’s degree in international studies from Korea University, and his bachelor’s degree in business administration from Dankook University.
- Hobby: listening to music
- He got a perfect 990 score on the TOEIC (Test Of English for International Communication).
- He cannot watch scary movies.
- Place he goes for stress relief: Eurwangni Beach
- He was one of the MCs for Inkigayo from July 2009 to July 2010.
- He is a former Superstar Survival contestant.
(TMI: fellow 2PM member Lee Junho won the contest.)
- Mandatory Military Service:
Republic of Korea Army
September 4, 2017 – May 16, 2019
- Relationship Status: In a Relationship
- Actor: Matthew McConaughey
- Food: all food
- Sport: water sports
- Older Sister
Education: Cornell University
- Eddie (dog)
References: Self-Written Profile, 130613 Cultwo Show, 150807 MBN, 161111 SBS News, January 2020 GQ Korea