MOMOLAND’s Nancy Wiki – MOMOLAND’s Nancy Biography
MOMOLAND’s Nancy (Nancy Jewel McDonie), known professionally as Nancy (Korean: 낸시), is a Korean-American singer, actress, host, and a member of the girl group Momoland, which was formed in November 10, 2016 through the Mnet’s reality survival show Finding Momoland.
She graduated from Hanlim Multi Art School on February 9, 2018, where she was a student in the Musical Department.
Earlier this week, it was revealed that a staff member sneakily took some inappropriate photo of MOMOLAND’s member Nancy while she was undressing. The photos reportedly made the way to the online world, where several users heavily shared them. The photo appeared to be taken by another staff member present in the room while the singer was changing.
It should be noted that the alleged photo of Nancy was taken during the 2019 Asia Artist Awards. The Daegu-born singer was 19 years old at that time.
MOMOLAND’s Nancy Age
MOMOLAND’s Nancy is 20 years old.
MLD Entertainment statement
After Nancy’s inappropriate pictures surfaced online, MLD Entertainment has delivered an official statement explaining the entire incident. The agency has also stated that they plan to take legal actions against the photographer and against all those who took part in spreading the photos online.
“Nancy is a victim of having photos being inappropriately taken and manipulated. The person that should be protected first and foremost is Nancy. We ask for your cooperation with a heavy heart.”
The agency’s statement further weighs that they will be joining hands with the local government body to take strong legal against the person who first posted those photos. MLD Entertainment added that they would continue to make effort to protect all of their artists.
“Nancy is currently undergoing severe emotional turmoil. We sincerely ask of you. We long for an end to malicious posts that harass our artist.”
15 months later, the photographs were allegedly shared through a discord server with over 500 members, which then spilled over to social media.
a staff member of momoland shared pics to a discord server of 500+ people of nancy undressing! you can email the korean text to the mail in the tweet or im pretty sure there is also an english paragraph! this is so not okay 🙁 https://t.co/cHhVERqWPo
— ᴮᴱThea😽 (@sanaskimchi) January 9, 2021
The organizing committee for the Asia Artist Awards, where the illegal filming took place, also released a statement vowing to take legal action against the perpetrators.
Hello, this is the organizing committee for the Asia Artist Awards.
Recently, illegally manipulated photos related to Nancy, who was the MC of the 2019 Asia Artist Awards in Vietnam, have been circulating online and through social media, and we are deeply regretful of that fact.
The organizing committee would like to apologize to Nancy, the victim of such pictures and fabrications.
We will actively cooperate with the Vietnamese and Korean law enforcement authorities to take strict legal action on the person who took the pictures and the people who first spread them.
In addition, we will also work with MLD Entertainment to continue to monitor the situation and work together on both civil and criminal legal action related to any malicious postings to try and prevent further damage.
We are sorry for causing something unpleasant to the fans who love Nancy, and please continue to send her your support.