Kim JaeKyung (RAINBOW) Facts
- Ex Kpop Group: RAINBOW
- Position: Leader, Vocalist and Dancer
- Color: Network
- Ex-Sub Group: RAINBOW Blaxx
- Education: Dongduk University (Department of Fashion Design) or also called Dongguk Women’s University.
- Specialties: Sexy dance, nail art, accessory making, fashion design, archery, flute, piano, drawing.
- Mascot: A puppy named “Macaron”
- While in high school, she wanted to develop her leadership skills and so she ran for class president and was elected. The singer also revealed, “In all honesty, I once dreamed of being minister of education. I wanted to create a world where there was no private education.”
- She was an apprentice at JYP Entertainment for four years.
- DSP Media in 2007 offered her if she wanted to debut as a member of KARA jae Kyung turned down the offer because she thought she would be happy as a member of RAINBOW.
- In a transmission of “Same Bed, Different Dreams ” of SBS in the broadcast, Jaekyung begins, “When we were training for Rainbow, they used to weigh us and then publish our weights in the company’s newsletters. She moved many when she confessed, “That was so stressful that before we were weighed, I would cut my nails and spit. She added, “Because I couldn’t cut my hair for style reasons, I tried to get rid of the weight by accumulated water.
- In 2012, she was caught up in some defamation rumors that a plastic surgery clinic started. For the purpose of publicity, the clinic released photos of Jaekyung saying they were before and after photos of plastic surgery. Jaekyung filed and won a lawsuit against it.
- On July 02, the court stated, “The online PR company and the plastic surgery clinic that posted “before and after” images without proving that she underwent plastic surgery will compensate Jaekyung $15,000 and $20,000 respectively.” The court also stated, “The rumors created the impression that Jaekyung underwent plastic surgery. It is a very destructive influence on a female rookie singer who requires to be loved by the public.”
- Her contract with DSP Media ended on November 12, 2016, and together with the other members of RAINBOW she decided not to renew it, leaving the agency and the group after 7 years since their debut.
- December 20, Namoo Actors she said, “We recently signed a contract with Kim Jaekyung. We will do our best to support Kim Jaekyung from now on,” thus kicking off her acting career.
- On January 17, she said in the V APP “Rainbow has not disbanded” which caused many fans to wonder what she meant, she went on to say that despite leaving DSP, Rainbow will never disband as they are friends and hate the term “separation”.
- At the 2018 MBC Drama Awards she shared a welcome moment by not only winning Best Supporting Actress for her performance in MBC’s Bad Papa, but also Oh Seung Ah (former rainbow member) won Best New Actress for her role in “Secrets and Lies.” After the ceremony, the actresses shared some photos on Instagram celebrating their win. Kim Jae Kyung wrote in her caption, “Today was a happy moment, made even happier by the fact that we were able to share it together.” She added in hashtags, “Rainbow,” “and also Rain-nous [Rainbow official fan club name].”
Kim JaeKyung (RAINBOW) TV Programs
- King of Mask Singer (MBC, 2017) Ep. 101
- Beauty Bible (OnStyle, 2016) – MC along with. Jessica
- Always Cantare 2 (tvN, 2015)
- I Can See Your Voice (Mnet, 2015)
- Tell Me Your Wish/Make A Wish/SNS Angels (MBC, 2014) – besides Kim Hee Chul
- The Real Challenge: Meet the World (KBS World, 2014)
- Get It Beauty 2014 (On Style, 2014)
- Star Beauty Show (SBS funE, 2013)
- Republic of Korea – Reputable Art Idol Contest! (MBC Every 1, 2013)
- Idol Drawing Competition (MBC Every1, 2013)
- The Genius: Rule Breaker (tvN, 2013)
- Quiz on Korea (KBS1, 2013)
- KPop-World Festival (KBS2, KBS World, 2013)
- Law of the Jungle W (SBS, 2012)
- Oh My School (2010-2011)
- SPECIAL D-DAY (YSTAR, 2010)
Kim JaeKyung (RAINBOW) Drama
- The Devil Judge (tvN, 2021)
- The Secret Life of My Secretary (SBS, 2019)
- Bad daddy (MBC, 2018)
- Life on Mars (OCN, 2018)
- The Miracle We Met (KBS2, 2018) Cameo
- Madame Antoine (jTBC, 2016) Ep. 3 and 4
- Noble, My Love (Naver TV Cast, 2015)
- Turning Point (MBC, 2014)
- God’s Quiz 4 (OCN, 2014)
- Inspiring Generation (KBS2,2014)
- Respond 1994 (tvN, 2013) Ep. 18
- Family (KBS2, 2012)
- Monster (jTBC, 2012)
- Daemul: Big Thing (MBC, 2010) cameo
Kim JaeKyung (RAINBOW) Music Videos
- A-JAX – Insane (2013)
- SS501 – Love Like This (2011)
- A’ST1 – Dynamite (2009)
- SS501 – A Song Calling For You (2008)
Kim JaeKyung (RAINBOW) Collaborations
- Crazy Kam Sung – Macaron (feat. BaeChiGi, Im Han Byul & Jaekyung) (2014).
Kim JaeKyung (RAINBOW) Films
- A Way Station (2021)
- Heartbeat (2011) cameo
Kim JaeKyung (RAINBOW) Advertisement
- H:CONNECT (2019)
- MCM (2018)
- BARREL (2017)
- Eyebon (2017)
- Bobbi Brown (2016)
- Manta (2016)
- Missha (2015)
- Cass (2011)
- Calvin Klein (2010)
- The Face Shop (2010)
- Samsung Card (2009)
Kim JaeKyung (RAINBOW) Awards
- 2018 MBC Drama Awards: Best Supporting Actor/Actress in a Monday-Tuesday Drama (Bad daddy)
Kim JaeKyung (RAINBOW) TV Drama’s
- Perhaps Love (besides Sung Hoon) theme for Noble, My Love (2015)
- Maybe I subject for God’z Quiz 4 (2014)
- I Love You, I Like You theme for Call of the Country (2010)