Park Sun-young, better known by her stage name Luna, born on August 12, 1993, is a South Korean singer, dancer and model. She is best known for being a part of the quintet pop girl band f(x), under the label of SM Entertainment in South Korea and Avex Trax in Japan.
Luna was born as Park Sun-Young in Seoul South Korea on August 12, 1993. It is said that if Luna's sister joined f(x) her voice would be sweet and soft.
In October 2011, it was confirmed that she has been accepted at Chung-Ang University's Institute of the Arts as theater majors through a special rolling admissions screening process.
In 2006, SM Entertainment, an entertainment agency based in South Korea, recruited Luna after seeing her performing on a SBS's television program, "Truth Game". After training for more than three years, she became a member of a quintent pop idol girl group, f(x), under the label of her agency. On September 1, 2009, f(x)'s first single "La Cha Ta" (stylized as "LA chA TA") was digitally released. The group's first broadcast performance of "La Cha Ta" was held at MBC's music show Show! Music Core on September 5, 2009. Since then, f(x), has released three digital singles and a mini-album, Nu ABO, and have won numerous awards. The group participated in the SMTown Live '10 World Tour alongside their label-mates in Seoul, Shanghai and Los Angeles. f(x) has also appeared in their own reality shows like Hello f(x) and f(x)'s Koala. They have also endorsed some commercial products like an LG Cyon cell phone, 'Lollipop', and clothing brands like K-Swiss. On November 24, 2010, Avex Entertainment, released a statement that f(x) was now signed to their agency for future releases in China, Japan and Taiwan.
In 2010, Luna won the 'Variety New Star Award' at the SBS Entertainment Awards for 'Star King'.
In October 2010, Luna was one of the twenty idols from different South Korean groups that recorded the song, "Let's Go", for the purpose of increasing public participation in the 2010 G-20 Seoul summit. She provided vocals along with labelmates Sungmin, Seohyun and Jonghyun. Also, Luna appeared as the regular member of Star King for a long time and earned an Award from SBS for her appearance and effort.
On April 15, 2011, Luna started hosting a music program called The Show from MTV Korea along with Secret's Hyosung.
Luna was cast in the TV Chosun drama entitled Saving Ahjumma Go Bong Sil as Seo In Young, a college student and youngest daughter of Go Bong Sil. It was her drama debut alongside SS501's Kim Kyu Jong. It was first aired in December 2011.
|2009||Shinee||2009, Year of Us||"Get Down"||03:03||With Key and Minho|
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Luna has recorded quite a few tracks for OSTs of various dramas. In late 2009, Luna and Krystal Jung contributed to the soundtrack of television series, Invincible Lee Pyung Kang, with a duet, "Hard but Easy". In early 2010, Krystal, Luna and Amber also recorded the song "Spread Its Wings" for the soundtrack of the KBS's drama, God of Study. Krystal and Luna again recorded a duet song for the KBS's drama Cinderella's Sister original soundtrack, called "Calling Out". In late 2010, Luna released a single title, "Beautiful Day", as part of the soundtrack for KBS's drama, Please Marry Me. On December 23, 2010, a duet collaboration between Luna and Super Junior's Yesung was released, titled “And I Love You“, for the second original soundtrack of KBS's President.
|2009||KBS2 Invincible Lee Pyung Kang OST||"Hard but Easy"||03:51||Duet with Krystal|
|2010||KBS God of Study OST||"Spread Its Wings"||03:56||Duet with Krystal and Amber|
|KBS Cinderella's Sister OST||"Calling Out"||04:22||Duet with Krystal|
|KBS Please Marry Me OST||"Beautiful Day"||03:58||Solo|
|KBS President OST||"And I Love You"||03:34||Duet with Yesung|
|2012||SBS]To The Beautiful You||"It`s Me"||03:42||Duet with Sunny|
|2011-12||Saving Ahjumma Go Bong Sil ||Seo In Young|
|2006||SBS's Truth Game ||Guest||Pre-debut with f(x)|
|2010||MBC's 2010 Idol Star Athletics Championships ||Competitor||Women's high jump gold medal winner|
|2010-11||SBS's Star King ||Regular Member|
|2011||MBC's Enjoy Today ||Guest|
|KBS2's Idol Brain Collision ||Guest||(February 3)|
|MBC's Idol Star 7080 Best Singer ||Competitor||(February 4)|
|KBS2's Happy Together 3||Guest||(February 10)|
|MBC'S Come To Play ||Guest||(March 14)|
|SBS's Strong Heart ||Guest||(March 22 & 30)|
|MTV The Show||Host|
|SBS's Running Man ||Guest||(August 7 & 14)|
|2012||tvn's TAXI ||Guest||(May 17)|
|SBS's 100 Million Quiz Show ||Guest||With bandmate Victoria (June 15)|
|KBS's Immortal Song 2 ||Contestant||(August 8 - October 13)|
Musical theatre Edit
|2011||Legally Blonde ||Elle Woods|
|Coyote Ugly ||Violet Sanford|
- ↑ f(x)’s Luna unveils her identical twin sister Allkpop. Retrieved April 9, 2011.
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- ↑ Check out the first broadcast of MTV’s “The Show” music program!. Allkpop. April 15, 2011. Retrieved July 8, 2012.
- ↑ 8.0 8.1 f(x)'s Luna displaying her acting skills for 'Saving Ahjumma Go Bong Sil'. Allkpop. January 23, 2012. Retrieved July 8, 2012.
- ↑ SS501 member Kim Kyu Jong takes on a role in new drama, 'Saving Ajumma Go Bong Sil'. Allkpop. December 7, 2011. Retrieved on July 8, 2012.
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- ↑ f(x)’s Luna made a pre-debut appearance on “Truth Game”. Allkpop. February 11, 2011. Retrieved July 8, 2012.
- ↑ How f(x) members Luna and Krystal Got Noticed by SM. Allkpop. September 2, 2009. Retrieved July 8, 2012.
- ↑ Idol Star Athletics Championships reigns supreme as top Chuseok special. Allkpop. September 26, 2010. Retrieved July 8, 2012.
- ↑ [UPDATE w/audio] f(x)’s Luna wins over the judges on ‘Enjoy Today’. Allkpop. February 20, 2011. Retrieved on July 8, 2012.
- ↑ f(x)’s Luna bursts into tears from harsh criticism on MBC “Enjoy Today”. Allkpop. February 4, 2011. Retrieved on July 8, 2012.
- ↑ f(x)’s Luna shows off her strength on “Idol Brain Collision”. Allkpop. February 3, 2011. Retrieved July 8, 2012.
- ↑ Alex & f(x)’s Luna perform a duet for “Idol Star 7080 Best Singer”. Allkpop. February 2, 2011. Retrieved July 8, 2012.
- ↑ ’93-line’ IU, Luna & Jiyeon take selcas at “Come to Play”. Allkpop. March 9, 2011. Retrieved July 8, 2012.
- ↑ Luna reveals her feelings at being called the ‘muscle-idol’. Allkpop. March 22, 2011. Retrieved July 8, 2012.
- ↑ Kang Ho Dong made f(x)’s Luna cry?. Allkpop. March 29, 2011. Retrieved July 8, 2012.
- ↑ “Running Man” to air ‘girl group special’ with Suzy, Jiyeon, Luna, and Sulli Allkpop. August 3, 2011. Retrieved on July 8, 2012.
- ↑ Jessica, Luna, and Sungmin to guest-feature on an upcoming episode of 'TAXI'. All K-pop. (2012-05-01). Retrieved 2012-07-08.
- ↑ f(x)'s Luna and Victoria to appear on '100 Million Quiz Show']. All K-pop. (2012-06-14). Retrieved on 2012-07-08.
- ↑ f(x)'s Luna Joins "Immortal Song" | Soompi. Soompi. July 26, 2011. Retrieved July 26, 2012.
- ↑ f(x)’s Luna to depart ‘Immortal Song 2′, B1A4 to make a guest appearance. Soompi. September 19, 2012. Retrieved November 7, 2012.
- ↑ f(x)'s Luna prepares for her musical debut through "Legally Blonde". Allkpop. January 31, 2011. Retrieved July 8, 2012.
- ↑ f(x)'s Luna, Jang Hee Young & Yoo Ha Na triple cast for 'Coyote Ugly' the musical. Allkpop. June 11, 2011. Retrieved June 12, 2011.