Park Yoochun (born June 4, 1986), better known by his stage names, Micky, Micky Yoochun (in South Korea) and Yuchun (ユチョン, Yuchon in Japan), is a Korean singer-songwriter, composer, and occasional actor. He was a member of South Korean boy band TVXQ, known as Dong Bang Shin Ki in South Korea and Tohoshinki in Japan. After TVXQ was placed on hiatus, he became a member of JYJ, who made their global debut in October 2010.
Yuchun was born and raised in Seoul, South Korea, until his family immigrated to the United States when he was in the sixth grade. He lived in Fairfax, Virginia, where he attended Holmes Middle School and Chantilly High School He was scouted by Brothers Entertainment and went back to South Korea, where he joined SM Entertainment. He has a younger brother named Park Yoohwan, who is also known as Ricky Park.
Yuchun has appeared on two televised shows with his band-mates, Banjun Theater and Vacation.
He also made his successful debut in Japan with the mobile drama by BeeTV Drama . He played the main male figure, Young Soo, who is the heir of the rich company.
In 2010, he starred in the KBS drama Sungkyunkwan Scandal (성균관스캔들), portraying Lee Seon Joon, a rich, smart student who falls in love with a woman who is disguised as a man. He has received the "Rookie of the Year award", "Netizens award" and "Best Couple award" at the 2010 KBS Drama Awards ceremony.
In 2011, he stars in the MBC drama Goodbye Miss Ripley with Lee Da-hae.
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