Wendy (웬디) is a South Korean singer under SM Entertainment. She is the main vocalist of the girl group Red Velvet.

Career

2014–present: SMROOKIES, Red Velvet

On March 19, 2014, she was revealed as a trainee under SMROOKIES.[1]

She debuted as a member of Red Velvet on August 1, 2014 with the group's first digital single "Happiness".

Following her injury at 2019's SBS Gayo Daejeon, she is on hiatus from all group activities.

Personal life

On December 25, 2019, Wendy fell from a stage while rehearsing for a solo performance at the annual SBS Gayo Daejeon. She suffered serious injuries to her pelvis, wrist and cheek. SBS later issued an apology and has begun an internal investigation into the cause of the accident.[2][3]

Discography

Collaborations

Features

OSTs

  • "Mimi OST" ("Because I Love You") (2014)
  • "Who Are You: School 2015 OST" ("Return" with Yuk Jidam) (2015)
  • "D-Day OST" ("Let You Know") (2015)
  • "Uncontrollably Fond OST Part.7" ("Don't Push Me" with Seulgi) (2016)
  • "Hwarang OST Part.4" ("I Can Only See You" with Seulgi) (2017)
  • "Elena of Avalor OST" ("My Time") (2017)
  • "The Beauty Inside OST Part.5" ("Goodbye") (2018)
  • "Touch Your Heart OST Part.3" ("What If Love") (2019)
  • "The King: Eternal Monarch OST Part.10" ("My Day is All About You" with Zico) (2020)
  • "Start-Up OST Part.11" ("Two Words") (2020)

Filmography

Film

  • SMTOWN: The Stage (2015)
  • Trolls World Tour (2020)

Television dramas

  • Descendants of the Sun (KBS, 2016) - Cameo, Episode 16

Variety shows

  • 100 People, 100 Songs (JTBC, 2015) - Contestant
  • We Got Married (MBC, 2015-2016) - Panelist
  • King of Mask Singer (MBC, 2016) - As "Space Beauty Maetel", Episode 43
  • Trick & True (KBS, 2016-2017) - Fixed panelist
  • Raid the Convenience Store (tvN, 2017) - Host, Trial Programming
  • K-Rush (KBS, 2017) - Host, Episodes 1-4
  • Battle Trip (KBS, 2018) - Episodes 100-103
  • King of Mask Singer (MBC, 2019) - As "Green Witch", Episodes 225-226

Producing & writing credits

Year Artist Song Album Type
2019 Ellie Goulding, Diplo

& Red Velvet

"Close To Me (Red Velvet Remix)" N/A Writing

Endorsements

  • Dongwon YangBan (with Irene) (2018)

Trivia

  • She tried out for Cube Entertainment before making it as a trainee at S.M. Entertainment in 2012.[4]
  • She trained for approximately 2 years under S.M.[5]
  • She is fluent in Korean and English while in Canada, and has also learned in speaking some Spanish and French.[6]

Gallery

Main article: Wendy/Gallery

References

Official links

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