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Kang Mi-na Bio, Age, Height, Personal Life, Career, Net Worth

Kang Mi-na, who is more commonly recognized under her stage alias Mina, is a multi-talented individual hailing from South Korea, showcasing skills in rapping, singing, and acting. Mina was working with Jellyfish Entertainment as an actor. She left the company after her contract with Jellyfish Entertainment ended in June 2023. On July 3, 2023, it was revealed that she had joined the Story J Company.

Mina is best known as the participant in the Mnet survival show Produce 101, which produced the female group I.O.I. She finished in 9th place out of the eleven finalists. Also, she previously belonged to the female band I.O.I., Gugudan, and its subcategory 5959 and SeMiNa.

Furthermore, Mi-Na has gained recognition for her work in the television drama Midnight Horror: Six Nights (2022), Summer Boys (2021), Moonshine (2021), Café Minamdang (2022), and Hotel del Luna (2019). She will also be featured in the upcoming Netflix series Welcome to Samdalri Kdrama (2023).

Real Name Kang Mi-na
Nick nameMina
Professionrapper, singer, and actor
Well-known forActing

Early Life Of Mina

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Mina was born in Icheon, Gyeonggi Province, South Korea on December 4, 1999. At eight, she moved to the Jeju City with her parents. Her ethnicity is Asian, and she is of Korean nationality.

Mina’s parent’s names are unknown.  She has one sibling. More information about her family is unavailable. She completed her early high school in her hometown. Mina graduated from the Seoul School of Performing Arts in 2018.

Date of BirthDecember 4, 1999
Place of BirthIcheon, Gyeonggi Province, South Korea
SchoolSeoul School of Performing Arts

Career Of Mina

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In January 2016, Kang took part in the reality TV show “Produce 101,” joining fellow trainees like Kim Na-young and Kim Se-jeong. Their goal was to secure a spot in a debut girl group. Kang officially became a member of the female group after securing the ninth position with a total of 173,762 votes.

Mina made her debut with the nine-member ensemble Gugudan in June 2016. She made her acting debut with Gugudan while still an I.O.I. member. She was not a part of I.O.I.’s Whatta Man comeback because of her promotions with Gugudan. In July 2017, Kang and fellow member Hye-yeon started the Gugudan 5959 subgroup. They made their public debut on August 10 with the song “Ice Chu.”

Kang, Sejeong, and Nayoung created the Gugudan SeMiNa subgroup in June 2018. On July 10, 2018, they made their debut with the publication of their debut album.

Mina Acting Career

In 2017, Kang initiated her acting journey with a role in the MBC romantic comedy series “Children of the 20th Century,” portraying the character complement to Han Ye-young’s Seul. That year marked her debut as the lead actress in the two-episode tvN drama “History of Walking Upright.” Following this, she appeared alongside Sehun from Exo in the action-packed online film Dokgo Rewind. She played a subordinate character in romantic fantasy drama “Tale of Fairy” on the television network tvN. Kang’s involvement in the Thai Law of the Jungle production received official confirmation in March 2019. During that year, Kang took on the role of Kim Yuna in the fantasy drama series “Hotel del Luna” on tvN.

Subsequently, Kang secured a role in the web drama “Summer Boys,” which made its debut on March 30, 2021. In the subsequent year, she portrayed Han Ae-jin, the only offspring of an aristocratic lineage, in the leading role of the historical drama Moonshine broadcasted on KBS2. She was selected for the role of Nam Hye-joon in the 2022 movie Café Minamdang. As per an official announcement, Kang departed from Jellyfish Entertainment on June 28, 2023, following the natural conclusion of her contract. Kang agreed to join Story J Company in July 2023.

Social Media Accounts

Height, Weight, Star Sign, Age, and Net Worth

Mina is 25 as of December 4, 1999. Her height is 162cm, and her weight is approximately 48 kilograms. Her astrological sign is Sagittarius, and Her total assets are estimated to be between $1 million and $5 million.

Age25 years old (as of 2024)
Star signSagittarius
Net worth$1–5 Million.

Personal Life

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Mina is unattached and has not engaged with others or romantic liaisons outside of marriage. There are no rumors or scandals surrounding her personal life or professional career.

Interesting Facts

  1. Kang Mi-na enjoys reading Korean cooking recipes and collecting scenic photographs.
  2. She cannot eat onions or garlic, dislikes paprika, and dislikes mint chocolate.
  3. Mina is listed as number 11071 on a list of popular singers.
  4. She once received a food truck from IU for her performance in Moonshine.
  5. An individual with a beautiful smile, such as Nam Joo Hyuk, is her ideal type.


MBC Entertainment Awards in 2018

Best New Actress

KBS Drama Awards in 2022

Rookie Award – Music and Talk


Singles of I.O.I

The Boots2018
Not That Type2018



Produce 101 Season 12016
Children of the 20th Century2017
Tale of Fairy2018
Hotel Del Luna 2019

Frequently Asked Questions

Q1. How old is Kang Mi Na?

She was born on December 4, 1999. She is 25 years old.

Q2. How tall is she?

Her height is 162cm.

Q3. What is her star sign?

Her star sign is Sagittarius.

Q4. Does she have a spouse?

Mina is currently unattached and has not pursued any other romantic connections or engagements outside of her current status.

Q5. How much is Kang’s net worth?

Her total assets amount to approximately $1-5 million.


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