Sandara Park, commonly known by her stage name Dara (다라), is a South Korean singer, actress and host. She was a member of the girl group 2NE1.

Dara is seen as one of the most in influential Korean celebrities in the Philippines since she participated as a contestant during the first season of Star Circle Quest in 2004, in which she finished as the runner-up. Following the end of the competition she signed with Star Magic and began her music career with the mini album Sandara.



Mini albums


Digital singles

Collaborations and features



Year Title Role Notes Film Production
2004 Volta Herself Cameo Star Cinema
Bcuz of U April
2005 Can This Be Love Daisy
2006 D' Lucky Ones Anna Lucky Girl
Super Noypi Michie Rapisora Regal Films
2009 Girlfriends Herself Cameo with 2NE1 Next Entertainment World
2017 One Step Si Hyun FINECUT


Year Title Role Notes Network
2004 Krystala Kim Supporting ABS-CBN
SCQ Reload: Ok Ako! Sandara Soh Main
Maalaala Mo Kaya: Scrapbook Herself Lead
2006 Your Song: Everything You Do Herself Lead
Komiks Presents: Machete Mara Lead
Crazy for You Ara Supporting
Abt Ur Luv Betina Cameo
2007 Dalawang Tisoy Kim Chee Supporting RPN
2009 The Return of Iljimae Rie Supporting MBC
Style Herself Cameo with 2NE1 (ep 06) SBS
2014 My Love from the Star Herself Cameo (ep 21)
2015 Dr. Ian Lee So Dam Lead Naver TV Cast
We Broke Up Noh Woo Ri Lead CJ E&M
The Producers Herself Cameo (ep 04,05,12) KBS2
Missing Korea Ri Yeon Hwa Lead KBS
2016 One More Happy Ending Goo Seul Ah Special Appearance MBC

Reality shows

Year Title Role Notes Network
2004 Star Circle Quest Contestant Runner-Up ABS-CBN
2009 2NE1 TV Season 1 Main Mnet
2010 2NE1 TV Season 2
2011 2NE1 TV Season 3
2016 Pinoy Boyband Superstar Judge ABS-CBN

Music video appearances


  • In 1995 she moved to the Philippines due to the work of her father.
  • Her younger brother is Thunder, former member of the boy group MBLAQ.
  • She had her own documentary named My Name is Sandara Park in the Philippines.
  • Her role model is Uhm Jung Hwa.
  • Kim Ji Eun was her vocal trainer during trainee days.
  • Her fans call themselves commonly Daralings.


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