South Korea has many standards of what’s considered ideal/beautiful, one of them being height. South Korea looks at short height as a flaw, but many “short” female celebrities still attract many fans. A YouTube channel by the name of “Korean ENT” compiled a list of female celebrities whose height might not be ideal but still have large fanbases.
1. Song Hye Kyo
Song Hye Kyo is around 155cm, but she’s still considered one of the ideal female celebrities in Korea.
2. Kim Tae Hee
Kim Tae Hee is considered one of the most beautiful celebrities in the Korean entertainment industry, despite her height of 155cm.
3. Sunny (Girls’ Generation)
Sunny is approximately 155cm, but she still attracts fans due to her cute and charming features.
4. Taeyeon (Girls’ Generation)
Taeyeon is also around 155cm, but her amazing talents and beauty usually dim this “weakness”. Her bubbly and friendly personality also attracts many fans.
5. Park Bo Young
Park Bo Young is only around 150cm, but her height is one of her most charming features. Many people get attracted to how cute her height is and how it fits well with her behaviors.
6. Irene (Red Velvet)
Many suspect that Irene is shorter than her official list height of 161cm. Yet, Irene still attracts many fans due to her versatile visuals.
7. Jang Nara
Jang Nara is considered a vampire in the Korean entertainment industry due to her unaging visuals. Many ignore her height of 156cm due to her timeless beauty.
BoA is one of the pioneers of K-Pop and is someone who influenced future generations of K-Pop. She’s around 155cm, but her incredible talents mask her height.
9. Han Ji Min
Han Ji Min might be only 156cm, but her acting skills and beauty are the main things that attract people to her.
10. Boram (formerly of T-ara)
Boram might only be 155cm, but her cute features and ageless face still attract many fans.