Yerin (GFRIEND) Facts
- Ex-K-Pop Group: GFRIEND
- Position: Dancer, Rapper and Vocalist.
- Hyosung Elementary School (Graduated).
- Myung-Hyun Middle School (Graduate).
- Practical Music Department of Seoul Performing Arts High School (Graduated).
- Motto: “There are no regrets, you can always cry.”
- Hobbies: Listening to music, dancing, exercising.
- Rolemodels: IU.
- Specialty: Dancing and exercise.
- Favorite color Yellow.
- She has one brother, who is older than her by eleven years and because of the age difference, she grew up as an only child.
- She was an apprentice at Cube Enternaiment.
- Prior to joining Source Music, she spent some time at Fantagio Entertainment. Meet Yoo Jung from Weki Meki they trained together at the same company for two years when Yoo Jung was 14 and she was 16.
- At noon on February 11, 2015, Yerin, HaYoung from Apinky Joy from Red Velvet among other idols received their graduation diplomas from the School of Performing Arts Seoul. On the same day, the official fancafe of GFRIEND sent a big flower arrangement as a gift to Yerin.
- On January 26th, she was officially introduced with fixed MC for the 5th season of The Show along with Zhoumi from Super Junior M many are praising her good abilities as an MC and for variety shows in general. On September 6th she left her place as MC on The Showafter eight months of stay.
- She made her acting debut in the drama Midnight’s Girl, starring alongside Sangdofrom Topp Dogg.
- She participated in MBC’s variety show, “Secret Variety Training Institute!” along with other celebrities and idols such as Minofrom WINNER, P.O from Block B, Bo Mi from Apink, Hanifrom EXID, Sung Jae from BTOB, Akdong Musicianlee Guk Joo, singers Solbi and Han Dong Gun.
- On September 25, 2017, Source Music gave an official statement through GFRIEND’s fan cafe in which they explained that Yerin will be temporarily unable to participate in GFRIEND’s promotions activities. During the “SBS Global K-Pop Super Concert” after being diagnosed with appendicitis. They continued, “Although her condition is not serious enough to require surgery, doctors informed Yerin that she should rest as she would have to receive surgery if the condition worsens. Therefore, we have decided that Yerin will temporarily not participate in GFRIEND’s activities scheduled from September 28 to October 1. We hope fans will understand this decision we have made for Yerin’s health.”
- She will not be able to participate in KCON in New York because she will be traveling for the filming of Law of the Jungle.
- She does not like horror movies.
- It was ranked #9 in the Netizens’ ranking of the visuals of the new generation of girl groups.
- Her Mnet fancam with Fingertip surpassed one million views after three weeks and was the first of the members to do so.
- In an MBC Radio broadcast she said her stage name was going to be Umji before she debuted, but they ended up giving it to her group mate.
Yerin (GFRIEND) Collaborations
- GREE – Sorry for loving you (Feat. Yerin) (2021)
- El Camino – Handsome (Future Boyfriend) (feat. Yerin) (2016)
Yerin (GFRIEND) Drama
- The Witch Store Reopening (TBA, TBA)
- Just One Bite 2 (Naver TV, 2019) cameo
- Entertainers (SBS, 2016) cameo
- Midnight’s Girl (MBC Every1, 2015) cameo
Yerin (GFRIEND) Radio Programs
- Idol True Colors (MBC C-Radio, 21.03.15, Ep. 49) – besides SinB
Yerin (GFRIEND) TV Programs
- (MBCevery1) Weekly Idol (Feb. 24, 2021) (Ep. 500, attached to SinB)
- (SBS) Law of the Jungle.
- Secret Variety Training (05.05.17, as a permanent guest)
- (MBC) Secret Arts Training Institute (05.05.2017)
- (One Style) Lipstick Prince (07.04.17) (Ep. 03 next to So Won)
- People Looking for Laughter (05/10/16)
- (KBS) Happy Together (08/18/16)
- (SBS) Same Bed Different Dreams (29.02.16)
- (KBS) Gag Concert (06.12.15)
- King of Mask Singer (MBC, 08.11.15)
- Secret Weapon (2015)
- Running Man (SBS, 08.03.2015, Ep. 237)
- Music Bank (KBS, 06.02.2015, as a special MC)
- M! Countdown (Mnet, 05.02.2015, as special MC)
Yerin (GFRIEND) Music Videos
- Nylon Korea (2019)