GOT7 Member Profile: Mark (마크)

(Last Updated September 2018)

Real Name: Mark Yi-en Tuan (段宜恩) / Korean spelling: 마크
Birthday: September 3, 1993
Zodiac Sign: Virgo (Western), Monkey (Eastern)
Blood Type: A
From: Los Angeles, California, USA (Taiwanese/American)
Position(s): Lead rapper, visual, martial arts (in the debut days)

Mark-in-Lullaby

Mark in “Lullaby” (2018)

Other Activities Outside of GOT7:

COLLABORATIONS AND SPECIAL STAGES:

2014: Performed the rap part in Sunmi’s “Full Moon” for several music shows.

SONGWRITING AND COMPOSING:

Lyrics:

  • Flight Log: Departure (2016): “Can’t”
  • Flight Log: Turbulence (2016): “If”
  • Flight Log: Arrival (2017): “Shopping Mall” and “Go Higher”
  • 7 for 7 (2017): “Face”

Lyrics and Music:

  • Flight Log: Departure (2016): “See the Light”
  • Flight Log: Turbulence (2016): “No Jam,” “My Home,” “Sick,” and “Let Me”
  • Present: YOU (2018): “OMW” (solo track)

NOTABLE VARIETY SHOW APPEARANCES:

2014-2015: After School Club (Arirang), Episodes 58, 8084, 144, and 167 / A talk show in Korean and English where idols talk about their latest releases, play games, and do fan service and hangouts with international fans.  Besides appearing with GOT7, he and fellow English speaker Jackson made several appearances on their own.

2016: Running Man (SBS), Episode 319 / A variety show with a fixed cast and guests who complete missions during themed episodes. Appeared briefly with Jinyoung when cast member Haha went to visit JYP Entertainment and needed help with a mission. (Sorry, I didn’t choose the icon…but yes the clip is cast member Haha exposing his abs for views).

2017: Law of the Jungle in Wild New Zealand (SBS), Episodes 265-268 / A show similar to Survivor where celebrities go to tropical locations and try to survive in the wilderness (but there’s no elimination system).  Appeared with fellow idols Shindong (Super Junior) and Uee (After School).  The clip is unsubbed, but it’s about him using a GOT7 light stick as a flag pole.

HOSTING:

2016Battle Likes (KBS) / Episode 1 and 2 with BamBam

SOURCES: Youtube, Wikipedia, KSHOWONLINE, Arirang, KBS, MNET, SBS