Na-Young Jeon

Na-Young Jeon

London, United Kingdom
Height: 5'5" (164cm)
Weight: 7st.12lb. (50kg)
Playing Age: 16-30 years
Eye Colour: Black
Hair Colour: Black
Hair Length: Long
Voice Quality: Clear
Voice Character: Sincere
Role Types: Asian, Korean

Credits

Na-Young Jeon | Sainou Talent Agency London

Stage
Gigi, MISS SAIGON INTERNATIONAL TOUR, Cameron Mackintosh, Laurence Connor
Esmerelda, NOTRE DAME DE PARIS, Blue Square Theatre, South Korea
Fantine, LES MISERABLES, Blue Square Theatre, South Korea
Lady Meng Jiangnu, THE GREAT WALL (Workshop), Darren Yap
Fantine, LES MISERABLES, Queen’s Theatre, West End, Trevor Nunn & John Caird
Bianca, KISS ME KATE, M-Lab (Amsterdam), Daniel Cohen
Kim, MISS SAIGON, Joop van den Ende, Laurence Connor
Kelsi, HIGH SCHOOL MUSICAL, Joop van den Ende, Carline Brouwer

Television
Fantine, LES MISERABLES, South Korean 2016 Film Awards
Pong, CONNY & CLYDE (Series Lead), Caviar Films, Guy Goossens
Bo, VAN HIER TOT TOKIO (VILLA ACHTERWERK), VPRO, Ben van der Meijden

Film
The Girl (Lead), THE CALLING, Michael Adeyeye
Hitomi, HITOMI, Manu de Smet
Akiko, AKIKO, LEV Pictures, Michael Sewandono

Skills

Languages * = mother tongue

Dutch*, Belgian, English, Korean, German, French

Music & Dance * = highly skilled

Mezzo-Soprano, Piano

Performance

Actor-Singer, Commedia Dell'Arte, Musical Comedy, Musical Theatre, Voice Acting
Na-Young Jeon

Na-Young Jeon

London, United Kingdom


Overview

Na-Young Jeon is a Korean actress and singer born in the Netherlands. Her first musical theatre stage was as Kelsi and understudy Gabriella in High School Musical (John Kraaijkamp Musical Award ‘Upcoming talent’).

She played Kim in Miss Saigon (Dutch revival for Cameron Mackintosh). She was then the first Northeast Asian actress to portray the role of Fantine in Les Misérables at the Queen's Theatre, West End (Broadwayworld UK/West End award nomination for ‘Best performance in a long-running West End show’).

Na-Young made her South Korean debut reprising the role of Fantine in Les Miserables, and then went onto play Esmeralda in Notre Dame de Paris (nomination Korean Musical Award ‘New Talent’).

Her notable screen credits include series lead Pong in Conny & Clyde (VTM, Antwerp), and the title role in Akiko (Nps Kort!, nominated Gouden Kalf, best short film).

Most recently, Na-Young created the lead role of Meng Jiang Nü in The Great Wall: One Woman's Journey, which had it’s world premiere at the Drama Centre Theatre in Singapore in 2017.

Na-Young will next play the role of Gigi in the International tour of Miss Saigon for Cameron Mackintosh.

Na-Young Jeon | Sainou Talent Agency London

Stage
Gigi, MISS SAIGON INTERNATIONAL TOUR, Cameron Mackintosh, Laurence Connor
Esmerelda, NOTRE DAME DE PARIS, Blue Square Theatre, South Korea
Fantine, LES MISERABLES, Blue Square Theatre, South Korea
Lady Meng Jiangnu, THE GREAT WALL (Workshop), Darren Yap
Fantine, LES MISERABLES, Queen’s Theatre, West End, Trevor Nunn & John Caird
Bianca, KISS ME KATE, M-Lab (Amsterdam), Daniel Cohen
Kim, MISS SAIGON, Joop van den Ende, Laurence Connor
Kelsi, HIGH SCHOOL MUSICAL, Joop van den Ende, Carline Brouwer

Television
Fantine, LES MISERABLES, South Korean 2016 Film Awards
Pong, CONNY & CLYDE (Series Lead), Caviar Films, Guy Goossens
Bo, VAN HIER TOT TOKIO (VILLA ACHTERWERK), VPRO, Ben van der Meijden

Film
The Girl (Lead), THE CALLING, Michael Adeyeye
Hitomi, HITOMI, Manu de Smet
Akiko, AKIKO, LEV Pictures, Michael Sewandono

About

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Characteristics
Height: 5'5" (164cm)
Weight: 7st.12lb. (50kg)
Playing Age: 16-30 years
Eye Colour: Black
Hair Colour: Black
Hair Length: Long
Voice Quality: Clear
Voice Character: Sincere
Role Types: Asian, Korean
Skills
Languages
* = mother tongue
Dutch*, Belgian, English, Korean, German, French
Music & Dance
* = highly skilled
Mezzo-Soprano, Piano
Performance Actor-Singer, Commedia Dell'Arte, Musical Comedy, Musical Theatre, Voice Acting