(정연) is a South Korean singer under JYP Entertainment. She is a lead vocalist of the girl group TWICE
Music video appearances
- GOT7 - "Girls Girls Girls" (2014)
- miss A - "Only You" (2015)
- Park Jin Young - "Fire" (feat. Conan O'Brien, Steven Yeun, & Jimin Park) (2016)
- She was originally set to debut in the girl group 6mix.
- She ranked 5th in the final episode of SIXTEEN.
- She officially changed her name from "Yoo Jung-yeon" in third grade because she was teased for her birth name "Yoo Kyung-wan", which was considered too boyish.
- On her first try, she failed the JYP audition. She became a trainee after passing the JYP Entertainment’s 6th Open Audition on March 1, 2010.
- The leader of Twice was decided by anonymous voting. Jeongyeon was in 2nd place.
- Her sister is actress Gong Seongyeon and they hosted Inkigayo together, and their father is a chef.
- She is ambidextrous, but her left hand is dominant. She can throw and write with her right hand, while eating food with her left.
- She has 2 dogs: a white Pomeranian named Bbosongie and a poodle named Nanan.