Here is Seventeen member Vernon’s profile and fun facts.
He is extremely young, being a ’98 liner.
He is part of Seventeen’s hip-hop unit alongside S.Coups, Wonwoo, and Mingyu.
He is one of the most popular members of the group, with many fans and netizens comparing his looks to that of a young Leonardo DiCaprio.
He is shy, but can be flirtatious around the ladies. He may look cold and chic, but he’s actually a very kind-hearted and caring person.
Check out Vernon’s profile below!
Biography – Member Profile and Facts:
- Stage Name:Vernon
- Real Name:Hansol Vernon Chwe
- Nickname: Twix, because he ate a lot of Twix as a trainee.
- Seventeen Team: Hip-Hop.
- Position: Rapper
- Born:February 18th, 1998.
- Hometown: New York
- Astrological Zodiac Sign: Aquarius
- Chinese Zodiac Sign: Tiger
- Family: Father, Mother, and younger sister named Sofia.
- Height:175cm or 5 feet 9 inches
- Weight:56kg or 123lbs
- Shoe Size: 280mm
- Blood Type:A+
- Habits: He acts cute and smiles with his eyes around girl groups.
- Personality: Shy, but a bit flirtatious around girls.
- Favorite Foods: Cheeseburgers, cheese cakes, and chocolate cakes. He loves chocolate anything.
- Favorite Fruit: Plums.
- Favorite Hobbies: Watching webtoons, watching movies, and reading books.
- Favorite Korean Drama: Iris.
- Favorite Movie:Cloud Atlas, but he also likes Fight Club.
- Favorite Seasons: Summer and Fall.
- Favorite animals: Dogs and Cats.
- Favorite Music:Rap, R&B, Jazzs and Hip-Hop music. He particularly likes Drake, T.I, J.Cole, Nicki Minaj, and Kendrick Lamar.
- Favorite Types of Clothes: All types of fashion. He really likes hats.
- Ideal Type: Girl with pretty legs.
- Role Models: His parents, his teachers, J. Cole.
Seventeen Vernon’s Fun Facts:
- He trained at Pledis for 3 years and 3 months.
- He lived in New York until he was about 5 years old, and then his parents moved him to South Korea.
- He likes to play the guitar. He learned how to play from his father.
- He is very ticklish.
- He is roomies with Seung Gwan.
- He has a cat named “Dodam”. His cat was named by his cousin.
- He wants to be like rapper J.Cole in the future. J.Cole is his role model.
- When around girl groups, his members say he acts the cutest. He smiles with his eyes around the girls.
- He prefers the night time.
- Vernon is his mother’s surname. That’s why he chose it as his stage name.
- He prefers South Korea to America. He says it’s more comfortable for him here.
- He gets scared easily.
- If he had to choose between music and food, he’d choose music.
- If he could have any super power, it would be telepathy.
- He likes to sing, but he’s not very good at it he thinks. He wants to practice it more.
- His favorite American actors are Brad Pitt, Leonardo DiCaprio, and Johnny Depp.
- His favorite Korean actor is Lee Byung Han.
- He wishes he could speak as confidently and professionally as Seung Gwan.
- His members say that he is slow to react to things.
- He lives in Gangnam with his other Seventeen members.
- His family lives in Hongdae.
- He loves fashion. He is really into hats.
- Out of all of the Seventeen members, he would introduce Soonyoung to his parents.
- He was cast into Pledis in front of his middle school.
- If he wanted to serenade a girl, he would sing John Legend’s “Stay with You” to them.
- If he were to be reborn as any animal, he would be a dragon.
- He was featured in Hello Venus’s “Venus” music video.
- He also took part of “Kids Explore Life”.
- He was a contestant on JTBC’s Made in U.
- He was on Seventeen TV seasons 1 and 2.
- He took part in Mnet’s “Show Me the Money 4”.
- He was eliminated in round three against AndUp.
- He was part of “Like Seventeen Shows 1,2,3, and 4”.
- He appeared on MBC’s “Hello Stranger”.
- He had a girlfriend once.
- He’s very caring. When Soonyoung caught a cold, he was very worried for him.
- He says that Kendrick Lamar’s “Now or Never” describes him.