APRIL‘s Naeun blew up in 2019, after her starring role as Kim Ha Na on popular web drama, A-TEEN. Since then, she went on to star in Extraordinary You alongside SF9‘s Rowoon and actress Kim Hye Yoon. The drama saw immense popularity both domestically and globally, catapulting her to stardom. In 2020, she was announced as an MC for Inkigayo, which she now hosts weekly with MONSTA X‘s Minhyuk and NCT‘s Jaehyun.
She is highly talked about for her beauty and fashion sense, even making it as a new panelist on Get It Beauty, a beauty and fashion talk show. Recently, her past photos started making rounds on online communities as her recognition and popularity grew.
Netizens were shocked and how beautiful she was, and that she literally looks exactly the same as she does now.
Photos of her in her school uniform from her middle school days particularly caught the eyes of netizens as they were captivated by her fresh looks and innocent charm.
Her adorable personality really shined through these set of photos, even as she was joking around with selfies in a hoodie.
This particular set of her with short hair was especially talked about for resembling actress Moon Chae Won, who is famous for her beauty.
Naeun really proved that she was this year’s It Girl, being perfect from birth!
Although she may have faced a slight controversy prior to her hitting success, many are ready to let it go, given that she’s great at her job now and that the issue was a minor one.
While APRIL gears up for a summer comeback, we still can’t get over the major bop that is “LALALILALA”. Take a listen and admire her vocals, dance and visuals!