Kwon Yuri (권유리)is a renowned South Korean Singer, songwriter, and actress. She is better known as Yuri. Her nickname is black pearl, and Cola alludes to her unique personality and tanned skin. She debuted as a member of the famous Girl Group Girls Generation in August 2007. She has acted in different movies and drama series.
Family Details of Kwon Yuri
Yuri (유리) was born on December 5, 1989 in Deogyang-gu, Goyang,Gyeonggi South Korea. She has one older brother, Kwon Hyukjoon. Her parent’s information is kept hidden for privacy reasons.
|Full Name||Kwon Yuri|
|Stage Name||Yuri (유리)|
|Birthday||December 5, 1989|
|Birth Place||Deogyang-gu, Goyang,Gyeonggi South Korea|
|Sibling||Older Brother (Kwon Hyukjoon)|
|Associated Act||SNSD (Girls’ Generation 소녀시대)|
|Position||Main Dancer, Sub-Vocalist|
|Height||5ft. 6 inch|
|Partner(s)||Oh Seung-Hwan (Former)|
|Net Worth||Approximately US 5 million|
Yuri auditioned for the SM entertainment casting process. She connected with SM Entertainment in 2001 after holding the second position in the 2001 SM Youth best dancer contest. She majored in Performing Arts and Theatre at Chung-Ang University along with her fellow SNSD member Choi Soo-Young.
She went through hard training for five years and 11 months before her debut. She graduated from Neunggok High School in 2008. On February 15, 2016, she graduated with a degree in theatre and art and was awarded Lifetime Achievement Award as Honorary Ambassador of the school at the ceremony.
Yuri is 5 feet and 6 inches tall, which is 168 cm. She is around 50 kg and 110 lb in weight. 29-24-33 is her physical measurement. Yuri has a 34A bra cup size. She is size 6 in the US. She has black hair and dark brown eyes. Her skin is lustrous and radiant.
She debuted as an official member of the Girls Generation in August 2007. She was signed to SM entertainment way back in 2001 at age eleven. Since then, she has done different televisions shows and movies.
Yuri started her career as a member of the Girls Generation. Along with her singing career,, she did a few cameos and roles in different Television series. In 2009 she anchored for MBC music program Show! Music Core alongside Tiffany. She appeared in Music Videos, Dropping the tears. She also acted debuting with Fashion King. In August 2016, Yuri released her single titled Secret along with Seohyun as part of SM station. In addition, she hosted different travel programs. Since then, she has acted in various movies, series, and variety show along with singing.
She has many hits being in Girls Generation. She has one extended play titled The First Scene and singles like Into you, Always Find You. In addition, she has promotional singles like Secret and has different Soundtrack Appearances like KKok, Bling star, and many more.
She has appeared in different Movies, Television Shows, and Television series and has hosted many events, and has played various web series. She is a Songwriter too.
Fun Facts about Yuri 유리)
- Yuri is excellent at swimming.
- She is scared of Elephants
- Yuri shares same birthdate as Walt Disney(maker of Mickey mouse) and loves Mickey Mouse
- She was last person to graduate from high school out of other SNSD member
- Yuri does Yoga positions in her sleep
Yuri’s Dating Life
The pop singer Yuri is single at the moment. She is secretive about her personal life. But previously, she dated Oh Seung-Hwan between 2014-2015.
Yuri’s Net worth
Yuri’s estimated net worth is $5 million. She earns from hosting travel shows, acting in television series, and web series long with singing.
To know more about your favorite Korean star Keep Visiting Korean Mag.