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Uee (After School)

Weight: 51 kg
Height: 173 cm
Real name:
Date of Birth: April 9, 1988

Uee (After School)

About Uee (After School)

Uee (After School) Facts

  • Former K-Pop Group: After School
  • Ex-Project Group: 4Tomorrow (2009)
  • Specialty: Swimming, Acting, Dance, Drumming.
  • Education:
    • Sungkyunkwan University (performing arts).
    • Seowol Girls Middle School
    • Incheon Physical Education High School
  • She moved with her family to Incheon when she was only 3 years old, where she grew up.
  • She joined the group on their second single Diva in April 2009, and became the 6th member.
  • She participated in the project for the Young Producers’ Association together with singer Jun Jin of Shinhwa with the song “His & Her Situation”.
  • At the second Korea Barbie and Ken Awards; in 2011,UEE was selected as the Korean actress who most resembled a Barbie. Thanks to her sporting ability, UEE possesses a tall and glamorous figure. Her big eyes and small lips also resemble those of the American doll , making her look like a living doll.
  • Her father is a coach of the professional baseball team “Heroes”.
  • She trained as a swimmer and did so well, she participated in the Korea National Sports Festival. She got to show off her swimming skills in “Fool’s Love”.
  • Posed for the magazine Leon Magazine December besides the Italian celebrity Girolamo Panzetta.
  • On May 2, 2016 rumors surfaced of a possible romantic relationship with actor Lee Sang Yoon on May 3, her partner confirmed it, saying: “The two started dating earlier this year and their relationship is progressing well”.
  • During the May 14, 2016 broadcast of KBS2TV’s “Entertainment Weekly,” a list of the “Top 20 Most Loved Idol-Actors in Korea” was revealed, where Uee ranked third.
  • Private ballet studio ‘the MUSE’ has posted photos of UEE on its Instagram account, revealing that she is taking classes there.
  • In 2016 she starred in the drama Marriage Contract by the actor’s side Lee Seo Jin with whom she has an age difference of 17 years.
  • On January 26, 2017, the breakup of her relationship with the actor was confirmed Lee Sang Yoon.
  • On May 31, 2017, UEE announced on her official fan cafe that she will graduate from After School and made public a handwritten letter to fans and her group mates. It reads: “It seems like yesterday when I debuted with After School, but 8 years have already passed. My classmates who were high school students at the time are now college students and my occupation has also changed. Through the years, ‘graduating’ from After School seemed far away, but somehow, now it is my turn. I am grateful to everyone in Pledis and I am also grateful, as well as regretful, to my After School members. I will strive to become a cheerful and hardworking UEE.”
  • On July 14, 2017, following dating rumors, the UEE agency confirmed the actress’s relationship with Kang Nam Yuleum Entertainment revealed, “UEE and Kangnam recently started their relationship with positive feelings.
  • On August 1, 2017, they confirmed that they had ended their relationship after three months together.

About UEE

Kim Yu Jin was born on April 9, 1988 in Daejeon, South Korea. Her father, Kim Sung Kap, is the coach of the South Korean baseball team Nexen Heroes. She has an older sister named Kim Yu Na. She attended Physical Education High School in Incheon. During her high school, she was a swimmer and competed in the South Korean National Sports Festival. In April 2009, Uee joined the group After School for the release of her single “Diva”.

She was an apprentice with Good Entertainment, was to debut in a group called Five Girls along with Kim Yu Bin, Jun Hyo Sung, G.NA and Yang Ji Won but later it was decided that the group would not debut due to the company’s financial problems. She appeared in a documentary entitled “Diary of Five Girls”. Later she would join Pledis and belong to the 2nd generation of the group After School. She gained popularity with Beyonce’s “Single Ladies” dance, which was featured on Star King. At the end of 2009 she had an important role in the drama “The Girlfriends” You’re Beautiful “, of which she won many fans as well as anti-fans for her role as a villain.

Uee (After School) Drama

  • Ghost Doctor (tvN, 2022)
  • SF8 (MBC, 2020) Ep. 6
  • My Only One (KBS2, 2018-2019)
  • My Husband Oh Jak Doo (MBC, 2018).
  • Manhole: Wonderland’s Feel (KBS2, 2017)
  • Night Light (MBC, 2016-2017)
  • Marriage Contract (MBC, 2016)
  • High Society (SBS, 2015)
  • Ho Goo’s Love (tvN, 2015)
  • Golden Rainbow (MBC, 2013-2014)
  • Jeon Woo Chi (KBS2, 2012)
  • Ojakgyo Brothers (KBS2, 2011)
  • Birdie Buddy (tvN, 2011)
  • All My Love (MBC, 2011)cameo
  • My Girlfriend Is A Gumiho (SBS, 2010) cameo
  • Mary Stayed Out All Night (KBS2, 2010) cameo
  • You’re Beautiful (SBS, 2009)
  • Queen Seon Duk (MBC, 2009)

Uee (After School) Advertisement

  • Saint John Gyengpo Hotel (2016)
  • Eini Studio (2016)
  • Bang Bang (2016)
  • Taichi Panda 2 (2016)
  • See True (2015)
  • H:Connect (2013)
  • Landrover (2012)
  • BDlab Happy Diet (2012)
  • Cantata Stick Coffe (2012) besides Joo Won
  • LE COQ GOLF (2011-2013)
  • The Saem Cosmetics CF (2011)
  • Samsung Anycall Shape (2010)
  • Seven Jean (2010)
  • 7 For All Mankind
  • Vivaldi Ocean World (2010) besides Kahi
  • Point (2010)
  • HEAD (2010)
  • Kwang Dong Vita500 (2010)
  • Anycall Magic Movil (2009) besides Lee Min Ho and Kim Hyung Joon
  • Soju Cool (2009)
  • Yetts
  • Samsung Anycall (2009)

Uee (After School) Awards

  • 2018 KBS Drama Awards Best Couple with Lee Jang Woo (My Only One)
  • 2018 KBS Drama Awards Excellence (long length drama) (My Only One)
  • 2018 23rd Consumer Rights Day Awards Audience Choice Actor of the Year (Drama) (My Only One)
  • 2016 MBC Drama Awards Top Excellence – Special Work (Marriage Contract)
  • 2013 MBC Drama Awards: Award of Excellence – Special Project (Golden Rainbow)
  • 2013 49th Baeksang Arts Awards: Popular Actress
  • 2012 48th Baeksang Arts Awards Best New Actress (Ojakgyo Brothers)
  • 2012 KBS Drama Awards: Popular Actress
  • 2011 KBS Drama Awards: Best Rookie Actress (Ojakgyo Brothers)
  • 2010 KBS Drama Awards: Popular Actress (You’re Beautiful)
  • 2009 MBC Entertainment Award: Best Newcomer Actress

Uee (After School) TV Programs

  • The Manager (MBC,2020) Ep. 115-116
  • Life Bar (2019) ep. 118
  • Let’s Eat Dinner Together
  • Law of the Jungle new Zealand Edition 2 (2017)
  • Shaolin Clenched Fists (2015)
  • Hello Counselor (2014) ep180
  • SBS 2014 Super Model (SBS, 2014) as MC
  • Law of the Jungle (SBS, 2014)
  • Beauty Bible (KBS, 2014)
  • Barefoot Friends (SBS, 2013)
  • King of Idols Lunar Special (SBS,2011)
  • Music Bank (KBS, 2011)
  • Running Man (SBS, 2011, 2013, 2013, 2015) ep. 34,48,137,249
  • Play Girls School (MBC, 2010)
  • Night After Night (SBS,2010)
  • We Got Married (MBC, 2009) Wife of Park Jae Jung
  • Family Outing (SBS, 2009)
  • The Diary of Five Girls (SBS, 2007)

Uee (After School) Music Videos

  • Mighty Mouth & (feat.& HyunA ) – Love Class (2009)
  • Jo Sung Mo – Please Take Care Of Her (2009)
  • Shinhwa &- Once in a Lifetime (2006)

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