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Jang Gyu-ri Birthday Highlights

Birth Name
Gyu-ri Jang
Place Of Birth
Seoul, South Korea
26 years old
Birth Date
December 27 1997

Jang Gyu-ri Facts

Child Star?
Singer, Actress
Education & Qualifications
Seoul Institute of the Arts
Net Worth
Jang Gyu-min

About Jang Gyu-ri

A gorgeous personality from South Korea, who is regarded as a singer, and actress, is Jang Gyu-ri.

Jang Gyu-ri is a K-pop idol who has performed with the girl group Fromis_9 as a lead vocalist, which Pledis Entertainment manages as of 2022. The beginning of her successful career started from the time when Jang Gyu-ri participated in a reality show called 'Idol School'.

Jang Gyu-ri landed in the ninth position in the survival competition of the show, leading her to debut as a crucial member of the previously mentioned girl group. Moreover, being a part of a group, they showcased their energy and talent as a group by serving their fans with a song quoted 'Glass Shoes', which was considered their pre-debut single.

Later, she went on to become a participant in another show. Soon her group made a debut with a mini-album, but due to her being busy with the show, she could not participate. However, she was eliminated, joined her group for further activities, and started working on their first single album.

Furthermore, she is a versatile personality and is regarded not just as a singer but also as an actress. She served her fans with her impeccable acting skills when she made her acting debut in the web drama 'Dating Class'. She then was bestowed with opportunities to work on other dramas and movies. Moreover, she emerged as a beautiful actor, and her fans appreciated her skills and stance of being an all-rounder.

Furthermore, she is a South Korean singer, and she took the first step towards her music career when she was a child by learning several musical instruments, influenced by her mom. Then went on to succeed and become a top artist in South Korea.

Her acting career is equally accomplished; she has played versatile characters in several dramas and has appeared. Furthermore, as of 2022, she is interested in playing the flute and is excited about working as a radio DJ.

Furthermore, her current residence is in Pangyo as of July 2022. She is earning well from her vocation and more living life. However, in December 2021, she went on a break due to health issues, as announced by her company. However, she belongs to a well-bred family, and her parents are all working. Her father has been in an army, making them travel from one place to another.

Besides, she is a travel fanatic and has traveled to various countries. Moreover, the journey was not easy for her; she had to ask for her parents' permission to let her join a show, they wouldn't agree at first, but she kept on insisting to them; however, they had to agree and allowed her to join the show. They supported her afterward and let her pursue a career in singing.

Jang Gyu-ri Net Worth, Earnings & Spending Habits

What is Jang Gyu-ri’s net worth?

Jang Gyuri’s net worth is between $1-5 million.

How much does Jang Gyu-ri earn per year?

Details on her annual income are unavailable.

Height, Age & Physical Attributes

How tall is Jang Gyu-ri?

Jang Gyuri is 5 ft 6 in (168 cm) tall.

How old is Jang Gyu-ri?

Jang Gyuri is 25 years old as of 2022. She was born on December 27, 1997.

Childhood And Education

Jang Gyu Ri is widely recognized by her stage name Gyuri. She entered the world on December 27, 1997. She was born into a working-class family, her father was a soldier, and her mother was a music teacher in a high school. Moreover, she is not the only child in her family as she grew up with her brother. Her hometown is Seoul; however, she kept moving around with her family due to her father's profession.

Furthermore, her mother greatly influenced her career in music, as she was a music teacher, and her mother inspired her to learn musical instruments. Moreover, she developed an interest in music at an early age. Besides, for a year, she studied in the USA, Richmond, Virginia, and then majored in acting at Seoul Institute of the Arts.

Family, Romance And Relationships

Who is Jang Gyu-ri dating?

Jang Gyuri is believed to be single as of 2022 and solely focuses on her music.

Career And Professional Highlights

Best Known For…

She is best known as a singer, actor, and former member of the band Fromis 9. Nevertheless, as a learner, she started with a television debut that she did in July 2017 and became one of the first competitors on 'Idol School'.  She was swift on her feet and had impeccable dancing skills. She was already enriched with talent and already versatile in her abilities. Her vocal agility impressed judges. She finally made her official debut with the group.

Furthermore, after debuting in the group, she got busy releasing their album and promotions. However, there was little satisfaction on her part, and she expressed her wish to gain more experience and decided to participate in a survival show that would enhance her overall skills as an artist. While being on the show, she worked hard, and on the other hand, her group continued with their activities and released a mini album of which she was not a part.

Nonetheless, she got eliminated from the show, and later joined her previous group, i.e., Fromis 9, and worked on their group album, which they released and was well received by their fans. The songs were appreciated, and the group rose to fame. After working together for several years, the group decided to take a break and enjoy their solo activities, as it was necessary for their overall well-being, mentally and physically. They went on a break and engaged in solo activities.

Gyuri, on the other hand, focused and gave attention to her other hobbies and talents like acting and competing in shows. She made her television debut with the TVN drama 'Dating Class', and her group released their single albums. Her acting skills were equally appreciated and were well critiqued by the viewers. Her fans loved this side of her and enjoyed her performance in several dramas, and she even appeared in various movies. She shined in that field as well. Moreover, Jang Gyuri still takes classes as of 2022 and still works hard to be better at what she does, though she appreciates and loves her work. She has also been featured on 'King Of The Masked Singer'.

The K-pop industry is competitive and needs skills, patience, and a competitive spirit to survive here. She is imbued with a competitive spirit and adamant about making her name in the industry. She already has come a long way through hard work and her fans supporting her and motivating her in every step of her journey. And there is still to accomplish, but with her passion for being successful and her vibrant personality, she will achieve everything. She has already set foot in the industry and is striving to make it big.

Since her contract expired with Pledis Entertainment by July 31, 2022, she decided not to renew the contract and, as a result, left the group. She is set to explore her talent as an actress and is scheduled to act in 'Cheer Up', an SBS television series that would release somewhere in late 2022. This would be her first project after leaving her band. Nevertheless, her fans keep sending her love and hoping that she comes back as soon as possible, making her return more quickly. Her family in this matter has supported her since the beginning of her career and has supported her through thick and thin.

Jang Gyu-ri’s Hobbies And Interests

Jang Gyuri is a multi-talented personality, skilled in playing piano, drum, guitar, and violin. 

Other than being on stage or in front of the camera. She relishes her free time by seeing movies and rejoicing in music. She is also fond of traveling.

Other Interesting Jang Gyu-ri Facts And Trivia

  • Gyu-ri's favorite movie genres are horror and romance films.
  • Jang Gyuri is regarded for her infinite talent and amazing, kindhearted personality.
  • Jang Gyu-Ri has been featured in 'King Of The Masked Singer'.
  • The girl group Fromis 9 was widely appreciated for their single 'Glass Shoes'. They released their first mini album 'To. Heart' on January 25, 2018.
  • Jang Gyuri finished her stint in the survival competition 'Idol School' in ninth place.
  • She participated in the survival competition 'Produce 48' but soon got eliminated. 'Produce 48' is the same show which debuted the girl group Iz*one. She landed 25th on that show.
  • In Korean, Gyuri is a feminine name. But according to a New Zealand user, this name means giving beneficial influence to others like a star.
  • Fromis 9 came back in 2019 with the album 'Fun Factory'.
  • She has an elder brother named Jang Gyu-min.
  • Her father was a colonel in the army, so she used to live primarily with her mother. Her mother encouraged her to learn to play piano from a young age.
  • She prefers to be known by her stage name 'Gyuri'.
  • She was a part of the group Fromis_9 when they released their first special single album.
  • She made her acting debut with the TV drama 'Dating Class'.
  • Jang Gyu-ri and Jisoo of Blackpink resemble so much each other that they are often nicknamed cousins. But they are not related and happen to have the same features.

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