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Kwon Yuri

Kwon Yuri
Background information
Birth name 권유리
Also known as Yuri, Black Pearl, Yul, BK Yuri, Kkab Yul, Prankster Yul
Born December 5, 1989 (age 22)
, Gyeonggi, South Korea[1]
Origin South Korea
Genres K-pop, dance-pop
Occupations Singer, dancer, actress, songwriter, TV host
Instruments Vocals, violin, piano
Years active 2007–present
Labels SM Entertainment
Associated acts Girls' Generation
SM Town
Website Official website

Yuri signature.jpg

Signature of Yuri
Korean name
Revised Romanization Gwon Yu-ri
McCune–Reischauer Kwŏn Yuri
Kwon Yuri (Hangul: 권유리; Hanja: born December 5, 1989) is a South Korean idol singer, dancer, actress, and presenter. She is a member of the popular Korean girl group Girls' Generation.



Yuri was born in Goyang, Gyeonggi, South Korea on December 5, 1989. She auditioned at the SM Entertainment Casting System and joined the company in 2001 after finishing in second place in the 2001 SM Youth Best Dancer Contest. She then underwent training for 5 years and 11 months before her debut. She has an older brother, Kwon Hyuk-jun.
She graduated from NeungGok High School in 2008 and is currently attending at Chung-Ang University along with fellow group member, Sooyoung and Seungri of Bigbang.[2]


Girls' Generation

Solo activities


She also had a small role in a television segment, The King's Boyfriend, which was part of the 2005–2006 KMTV Super Junior documentary, Super Junior Show. Yuri also played a part in the KBS sitcom Unstoppable Marriage (못말리는 결혼), alongside Sooyoung.
At the end of 2009, she cast for KBS2 reality show Invincible Youth (청춘불패) with her fellow member, Sunny. Because of Girls' Generation's international promotions, Yuri left the show along with Sunny and Hyuna of 4minute on June 2010.[3]
On December 17, 2011 Yuri has been offered to take a female lead role of the new drama "Fashion King". On December 27, 2011 Yuri’s role in the Drama ‘Fashion King’ was confirmed.[4]


She and Sooyoung sang the OST for the drama Working Mom entitled Must!.

Show hosting

Yuri co-hosted the Korean music program Show! Music Core of MBC with another Girls' Generation member, Tiffany, leaving after a farewell on July 31, 2010 to focus on their Japan debut.[5]
On December 25, 2010, she was also a host MC for Christmas Show! Music Core with group mate Tiffany. Yuri was an MC for the 2010 MBC Gayo Daejeon Show which was held on December 31 at the MBC Dream Center with Tiffany & actor Ryu Shi-won.[6] She was also the MC for the 20th Seoul Music Awards which was held on January 20, 2011. She was also the MC for the 50th Anniversary Music Wave Concert which was held on March 12, 2011 together with Tiffany & Nichkhun.
On August 13, 2011 she was a MC for 2011 Incheon Korean Music Wave together with Tiffany[7] and also for K-Pop All Star Live in Niigata which was held on August 20, 2011 together with Tiffany & Sooyoung.[8]
On October 11, 2011 Yuri and Tiffany return to "Show! Music Core" as permanent MCs after a 1 year and 3 months absence, leaving on January 29, 2012 to focus on her drama debut Fashion King. On November 12, 2011 she was a MC for K-POP Music Festival in Sydney together with Tiffany.


She had an advertisement with Daniel Henney for Biotherm.[9] Later, in April 2010 she participated in another commercial for Biotherm with Tiffany and Sooyoung.[10]
In April 2010 she had a commercial for Everland's water park Caribbean Bay with fellow members Seohyun and Yoona, 2PM members Nichkhun, Taecyeon and Chansung.[11][12]
In March 2012 she was chosen as the new model of Mamonde, a cosmetic product alongside Choi Siwon of Super Junior.


She debuted as a lyricist with the song "Mistake" (내 잘못이죠), from Girls' Generation's EP, Hoot, about a girl who falls in love and realizes her love is unrequited.


Soundtrack appearances

Year Title Song Duration Artist
2008 SBS Working Mom Must! 03:24 Duet with Sooyoung



Year Title Role
2007 Attack on the Pin-Up Boys Ballerina (cameo)


Year Title Role
2007–2008 Unstoppable Marriage Yuri
2012 Fashion King Choi Anna

Television series

Year Title Role
2007 Cutie Honey, Mini Musical A bully along with Jessica, Hyoyeon
2008 Kko Kko Tour Herself
2009 Hello Baby episode 22 Herself
2009–2010 KBS2 Invincible Youth along with Sunny
2009–2010; 2011-2012 MBC Show! Music Core Co-Host along with Tiffany
2010 Running Man Ep16 Herself
2011 Running Man Ep63-64 Herself
2012 Big Brothers Herself

Music video appearances

Year Song title Artist Role
2006 "Beautiful Life" TVXQ Herself
2009 "Dropping the Tears" K.Will Herself
2009 "Jjalajajja" Joo Hyun-Mi and Seohyun (feat. Davichi) [13] Herself
2010 "Caribbean Bay" Girls' Generation and 2PM Herself

Commercials / Advertisements


Year Award Result
2011 2011 MBC Entertainment Awards: Radio Star Team (with Tiffany) "Show! Music Core" Won[14]


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  2. ^ "소시 서현·유리-빅뱅 승리 동국대 연영과 수시 최종합격" (in Korean). Newsen. 2009-11-05. Retrieved January 22, 2010.
  3. ^ (Korean) ‘하차설 끝내 사실로..’ 유리-써니-현아 19일 ‘청춘불패’ 마지막 녹화, Newsen. May 14, 2010. Retrieved May 15, 2010
  4. ^ Yuri’s Role in the Drama ‘Fashion King’ Confirmed
  5. ^ Tiffany and Yuri perform MC farewell stage on Music Core!
  6. ^ Ryu Si Won, SNSD’s Tiffany & Yuri to MC for MBC’s “2010 Gayo Daejun”
  7. ^ SNSD’s Yuri and Tiffany to MC 2011 Incheon Korean Music Wave Concert
  8. ^ Yuri, Tiffany & Sooyoung to MC 'Kpop All Star Live in Niigata’
  9. ^ (Korean) KBS '청춘불패', '아이돌 7공주'의 좌충우돌 시골생활 정착기
  10. ^ (Korean) 비오템, 화이트데이 선물 세트 출시. JK News. March 9, 2010. Retrieved on June 4, 2010.
  11. ^ (Korean) 소녀시대-2PM ‘캐비’ M/V서 섹시한 라이프가드로 변신,, May 7, 2010
  12. ^ (Korean) 소녀시대 유리, 머리카락 넘기는 모습도 '섹시', SSTV
  13. ^ (Korean) 주현미-소녀시대, 트로트 싱글 '짜라자짜' 발표
  14. ^ 2011 MBC Entertainment Awards Winner List

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