Nancy (낸시) is a Korean-American singer under MLD Entertainment. She is the maknae of the girl group MOMOLAND and a former member of the project girl group Sunny Girls.



On 2011, she auditioned in Korea's Got Talent as part of the hip-hop group called 'Cutie Pies'. The group reached the semi-finals.[citation needed]

She appeared in various TV programs in her teens, such as Mak Irae Rae Show: Just Do It Expedition where she had visited the Philippines and Saipan, along with South Korean actress Kim Yoo-jung.[2]

2016: Finding Momoland, debut with MOMOLAND, Sunny Girls

In 2016, she became a contestant on Mnet's reality survival show Finding Momoland. She finished the competition in second place, thus becoming a member of the girl group MOMOLAND.[3] The group officially debuted on November 10, 2016 with their first mini album Welcome to Momoland

On November 19, it was announced that she was a member of Inkigayo's project girl group Sunny Girls along with GFRIEND's EunhaWJSN's Cheng XiaoOH MY GIRL's YooA and Gugudan's Nayoung.[4]

Personal life


On February 9, 2018, she graduated from Hanlim Multi Art School, where she was a student in the Musical Department.[5]


Reality shows

  • Korea's Got Talent (tvN, 2011) - contestant
  • Finding Momoland (Mnet, 2016) - contestant


  • Hangul Train Chipo (EBS, 2010)
  • I Am The Actor (K-STAR, 2017)
  • Pops in Seoul (Arirang TV, 2017–2018) - MC

Variety shows

  • Mak Irae Show 2-5 (Tooniverse, 2011–2014)
  • Nangnam School 2 (Tooniverse, 2014)

Web dramas

  • Thumb Light[6] (Naver TV, 2017)

Music video appearances


  • 23years old (2016)
  • Holika Holika (2018)


  • She is good friends with Ji Won of Cherry Bullet.[7]
  • She speaks English fluenty, but she said she’s more fluent in Korean. (Pops in Seoul)
  • Her hobbies are watching movies, singing Disney OSTs, makeup tutorials, nail art and playing Nintendo (with Hyebin).
  • Her favorite colors are burgundy, pink, and black.
  • She is the wink fairy of the group because she can wink repeatedly and alternately.
  • Nancy and JooE share a room. (Celuv TV Interview)
  • Her favorite foods are foods with cheese and mint chocolate flavor.
  • She has an older sister named Brenda Lee McDonie who is a cellist.
  • She used to be one of the casts of JTBC children's blessing life variety show whom she had a love affair past relationship at a time
  • She was nominated for "The 100 Most Beautiful Faces of 2020".[8]



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