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Kim Dong-young (Hangul: 김동영) referred to as Doyoung (Hangul: 도영) is a South Korean singer, born in Guri-si, Gyeonggi-do on February 1, 1996. He is the main vocalist of NCT U and NCT 127.

History on NCT


  • Stage Name: Doyoung (도영)
  • Zodiac Sign: Aquarius
  • Position:
    • Main Vocalist
  • Nicknames: Bunny/Bunny Prince (토끼), Vroom Vroom MC, Miko, Udon, 동팔이 (Dong-pal-i), 특도 (Teuk-do), 또잉 (Tto-ing), 도코몽 (To-ko-mong), 도깽 (To-kkaeng/Poker Player), 삼청이 (Sam-cheong-i), 팩폭남 (Paek-pok-nam), 왕증이 (Wang-jeung-i), 도룡 (To-ryong), Savage Doyoung, Dodo, Dude (by Mark)




Year Album Song Note
2016 38 Revenue Collection Unit OST "Cool" with Key (Shinee)
2017 School 2017 OST "Stay in my life" with Taeyong and Taeil
2018 Radio Romance OST "Radio Romance" with Taeil
Richman OST "Hard For Me" Solo
2019 Best Mistake OST "New Love" with Jaehyun
The Tale of Nokdu "Baby only you" with Mark
2021 Cafe Midnight OST "Night Air" Solo
Yumi's Cells OST "Like a Star" Solo



Year Title Channel Role Note
2021 Cafe Midnight Season 3 – The Curious Stalker MBC Son Jiwoo, main character Web Drama

TV Shows

Year Title Channel Role Note
2016 Lipstick Prince OnStyle Cast Member Season 1
First Pitch King Tomorrow SBS Participant Chuseok Special
2017 Family Discovery KBS Guest with Jaehyun
Trick & True KBS Guest with Jaehyun Ep. 13
We Got Married MBC Guest Ep. 363
2018 Amazing Saturday tvN Ep. 38
Hello Counselor KBS Ep. 358
2019 King of the Masked Singer MBC Contestant Assistant Manager
Law of the Jungle SBS Cast Member Sunda Islands Ep. 388 –
2020 Idol On Quiz KBS2 Guest (with Jungwoo, Haechan, Chenle) Ep. 18


Year Title Role Note
2021 Marie Antoinette Axel von Fersen

Hosting Programs

Year Title Channel Role Note
2015 Show Champion MBC Music MC January 21 – July 1 (with Jaehyun)
2016 M Countdown Mnet Weekly Guest MC July 28 (with Taeyong)
August 11 (with Yuta)
August 18 (with Jaehyun)
August 25 (with Mark)
September 8 & 22 (with Jeno)
My SMT Youku MC September 19 – October 24
2017-2018 Inkigayo SBS February 5 – February 4
2018 M Countdown Mnet Weekly Guest MC February 22 (with Taeyong)
March 29 (with Jaehyun)
Global MC May 22 (with Yuta & Jaehyun)
May 31 (with Haechan)
Inkigayo SBS November 25 Special MC
The Show SBS MTV December 4 Special MC (with Jaehyun)
2019 Weekly Idol MBC January 9 Special MC (with Taeyong & Jungwoo)

Radio Program

Year Name Channel Role Note
2016 Kiss The Radio KBS Cool FM Special DJ
2017 NCT's Night Night! SBS Power FM Jaehyun's Replacement
2017-2019 Regular Guest DJ Do! Digest Segment
2019 Idol Radio MBC Radio Special DJ with Johnny


Year Brand Notes
2018 M Clean with Johnny
2020 Nature Republic with NCT 127

Awards & Nominations

Year Category Recipient Result
2021 Thailand Headlines Person of The Year Awards Most Popular Award Won
Award Ceremony Year Category Nominee / Work Result
Asia Artist Awards Focus Award (Actor) Doyoung Won
AAA Japan Popularity Award
– Actor (Male)
U+IdolLive Popularity Award
– Actor
Marseille Webfest Best Music Award "Night Air" Won
Seoul Webfest Best Actor Cafe Midnight Season 3 - The Curious Stalker Won


  • Specialty: Flute
  • Education:
    • Topyeong Elementary School (Graduated)
    • Guri Middle School (Graduated)
    • Topyeong High School (Dropout)
  • Instruments: Flute, Bass
  • Family: Father, Mother & Older Brother (Gong Myung, actor and member of the group 5URPRISE)
  • Favorite Foods: Cream Cheese Bread, Watermelon, Popcorn, Mango flavoured treats, White chocolate, Peach
  • Favorite Drink: Caramel coffee
  • Favorite Accessories: MP3 Player, Wallet
  • Favorite Season: Spring
  • Favorite Weather: Drizzling
  • Favorite Color: Blue
  • Favorite Superhero: Spiderman
  • Favorite Flower: Dandelion
  • Favorite Aroma: Cotton Candy
  • Favorite Musician: Eric Benet
  • Favorite Actor: Lee Na Young
  • Favorite Variety Program: Saturday Night Live
  • Ideal Type: Someone polite to elders with good manners.
  • He can play the flute.
  • He can sing trot songs.
  • He won 1st place at the Gyeonggi Youth Arts Festival in 2013.
  • He was casted into SM Entertainment In 2013.
    • Doyoung was introduced as a member of the SM Rookies on January 16, 2015.[1]
  • He wants to try being Radio DJ. 
  • He was in a band called "Heart Attack" with friends during school days.
  • He is the fastest at taking a shower because he washes himself and brushes his teeth at the same time.
  • When asked what his favourite nickname was, he said 토끼 (bunny/rabbit).
  • He is afraid of animals.
  • He hates cucumbers.[2]
  • He has good memorization skills.
  • He was voted as the most reliable member in NCT NightNight.
  • If he wasn't a singer he would be a baker.
  • He has a doll that he sleeps with called “Jippong”.
  • The song that made him wanna become an artist: Park Hyo Shin’s “Wild Flower”.[3]
  • He has been roommates with Mark (they switch roommates).
  • He said he once had a goldfish but now he wants to raise a hedgehog.
  • He was the first person who wasn't in NCT Dream to post on NCT Dream's Instagram account.
  • Doyoung said he likes corn flakes as the milk gets sweeter in the end.[4]
  • Doyoung goes to his parents' house to cook food he is craving.[5]
  • If he were to have a super power, he would choose telekinesis.[6]
  • His Harry Potter house would be Ravenclaw.[7]
  • He usually drinks 3 cups of decaf coffee a day.[7]
  • His favorite sports team is the Korean girls volleyball team.[7]



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