Jang Won-Young Birthday & Fun Facts

Height, Age, Net Worth, Biography & More

Akinwalere Olaleye
Jan 31, 2024 By Akinwalere Olaleye
Originally Published on Jun 23, 2022
Edited by Lara Simpson
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Jang Won-young is a Starship Entertainment associate of I've and a senior head of project girl group Iz*One.
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About Jang Won-Young

August 31, 2004, is the birthdate of Won-Young Jang, and her birthplace is Seoul.

Jang appeared in the girl group life realistic television series 'Produce 48' with An Yu-jin and Cho Ka-Hyeon. She ended up finishing first and made her runway debut with Iz*One.

'Color* Iz' Iz*One's Korean debut prolonged music video was published on the Off the Record company in October, with the title track 'La Vie en Rose.' The EP and its main track were huge successes, achieving the group's New Band of the Year honors at many awards shows, such as the Golden Disc Prizes and the Seoul Award Ceremonies.

In February, the team's new Japanese album debut, 'Suki to Iwasetai', was published on UMG's EMI Album chart. With the team's Japanese inaugural publicity, Jang and Japanese participant Sakura Miyawaki were selected to enter a partnership process for FNS Music Event between Keyakizaka46, AKB48, and Nogizaka46.

Net Worth, Earnings & Spending Habits

What is Jang Won-Young's net worth?

Jang has a net worth of approximately $ 1.5 million.

How much does Jang Won-Young earn per year?

No information is available.

Height, Age & Physical Attributes

How tall is Jang Won-Young?

Jang is 5 ft 8 in ( 173 cm) tall.

How old is Jang Won-Young?

As of 2022, Jang is 17 years old.

Childhood And Education

Her mother, father, and elderly sister make up Jang's family. After attending her sister's junior high event, Starship Entertainment scouted her on the sidewalks. She spent one year and two months coaching with Starship before connecting with Produce 48.

In April 2019, Off the Record declared Jang and her family's decision to home-school, dropping out of Yonggang Middle School and taking the eligibility exam shortly after beginning the Iz*One group. She received perfect marks in Korean, English, and mathematics. Jang is studying at the School of Performing Arts in 2020 with a subject in practical music.

Career And Professional Highlights

Best Known For…

Jang was selected to stroll the show on the Tokyo Girls Selection 2019 Autumn/Winter hosted at Saitama Super Arena in early September 2019, identifying her runway breakthrough. She returned to the runway that same year for the Tokyo Girls Selection 2019 Autumn/Winter, hosted in Kitakyushu.

Jang decided to return to Starship as an apprentice after Iz*One disbanded in April with teammate and tag mate Yujin. In December, she and Leeteuk were also set to lead the Asia Artist Awards. Jang was announced as one of six participants of Ive, Starship's latest girl group, on November 4, 2021.

In addition to her involvement with Iz*One, she has emerged as an advertising agent for many fashion magazines in South Korea, such as 'Vogue Korea,' 'Beauty Plus,' and 'Elle Korea,' for numerous brand-name skincare products such as Dior, Laura Mercier, and Miu Miu. She was also featured in the July 2020 issue of 'GQ Korea.' she starred as a model for Miu Miu Pre-Spring 2021 gathering with Kim Min-Ju in the February 2021 issue of 'Elle Korea.'

During the Autumn 2021 Fashion Week, she was mentioned as a Miu Miu K-icon alongside Im Yoon-ah. Jang was selected as a model for the mini-album 'ZERO: ATTITUDE,' promoted by Pepsi under the title Iz*One for the Pepsi 2021 K-Pop Advertisement 2021. Her parent organization, Starship Entertainment, revealed the advertisement as a partnership with Soyou and Iz*One, starring pH-1.

Jang popped up in a few fashion films after Iz*One disbanded, including Chaumet's 'Joséphine Selection' and Miu Miu's 'Maritime.' Jang was named global ambassador for Amorepacific Company's natural beauty brand Innisfree on July 27, 2021. she was formally confirmed as Kirsh's new muse in October 2021. She was the product's chosen model for the 2021 edition and the 2022 SS selection.

Jang was formally confirmed as Miu Miu's spokesperson on the December 2021 issue of 'Harper's Bazaar Korea' magazine covers, where Jang was the cover girl and an advertising model. Following the launch, Jang appeared on the cover of 'Y Magazine's April 2022 Vol.5 to demonstrate Miu Miu Spring 2022 Bvlgari Divas' and Ready-to-Wear Dream collections.

What awards has Jang Won-Young won?

Jang received the KBS Entertainment Awards for her work on the music bank.

Other Interesting Jang Won-Young Facts And Trivia

  • She is fluent in English and knows Korean and Japanese.
  • The singer Jang has come a long way since her debut and hosted 'Music Bank' in September 2021, along with Sunghoon of Enhypen.
  • With YDPP and Park Sun, Jang was selected as a model for a video clip partnered by Pepsi Korea during her apprentice duration at Starship Entertainment in 2018.

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Jang Won-Young Birthday & Fun Facts Facts

Birth Name

Jang Won-Young

Date of Birth



South Korean

Place of Birth




173 cm

Child Star?



Model, Singer


School of Performing Arts

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