Krystal Jung Biography
|Date of Birth:||1994 , October-24|
|Age:||26 years old|
|Birth Nation:||United States of America|
|Height:||5 feet 5 inch|
|Birth Name||Chrystal Soo Jung|
|Birth Place/City||San Francisco, California|
|Weight in KG||45 kg|
|Awards||51st Baeksang Arts Awards 2015|
|Music Group||f(x) (Since 2009), SM Town (Since 2009), SM the Ballad (Since 2014)|
|TV Show||High Kick 3, The Heirs|
Chrystal Soo Jung better known as Krystal is an American singer and actress based in South Korea. She has appeared in several TV dramas The Heirs, My Lovely Girl, and The Bride of Habaek. In 2009, she debuted as the lead vocalist of the South Korean girl group f(x). The actress has won numerous awards like the 51st Baeksang Arts Awards and many others.
Early Life And Education Of Krystal Jung
Chrystal Soo Jung was born in San Francisco, California, the United States on October 24, 1994, under the birth sign Scorpio. Her parents were Korean and they settled in South Korea during the 1980s.
She was raised in the United States. She belongs of Korean descent. Her ethnicity is Asian. She has an elder sister named Jessica Jung is a Swedish singer, better known by her mononym Jessica.
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Krystal Jung attended Korea Kent Foreign School. She graduated from Hanlim Performing Arts High School on February 7, 2013.
Krystal Jung's Career: Movies And TV Dramas
Krystal Jung along with her sister was spotted by talent agency S.M. Entertainment, and they were featured in Shinhwa's "Wedding March" music video. She was also featured in television commercials in 2002. Her first commercial was with South Korean actress Han Ga In in a Lotte.
In September 2009, she appeared as a member of the South Korean girl group f(x), where she was the lead vocalist. They released their first single "La Cha Ta on September 1, 2009. In 2010, she provides her magical voice in Calling Out and Melody, which was a great hit. Her other hit singles are Butterfly and All Of A Sudden.
In 2011, Krystal appeared in the SBS network’s series Welcome to the Show. She also made her acting presence in The Miracle (2013), My Lovely Girl (2014), and Potato Star 2013QR3 (2014).
Jung appeared in the television series Graduation Season in 2016. Krystal Jung has also made her appearance in the movies like Listen To My Song and SMTOWN The Stage. She was then cast in the Korean drama The Bride of Habaek, Prison Playbook, and others.
Her last 2018 Chinese-South Korean romantic comedy film, Unexpected love, played a lead role. As of 2019, her upcoming Chinese drama is Graduation Season as Ye Ran.
Krystal Jung's Fashion And Photoshoot
Krystal Jung is a fashion enthusiast. She is often seen picturing several well-known companies promoting their new brands. So far, the actress has frequently shared promotional posts on her Instagram where she has over 7.5 million followers, as of 2019. She has won a number of accolades like the 1st Fashionista Awards and the Korea Fashion Photographers Association.
Krystal Jung's Net Worth
Krystal Jung's net worth is $14 million at present. She earns a huge amount of net worth from her successful singing and acting career. According to a source, the Korean TV star earns an average salary of $50K- $75K for each episode. So, we can believe that she earns somewhere in the above range.
Krystal is a member of girl group F(X) which is managed by SM Entertainment which earned 18 billion KRW ($15 million) in 2016.
Jung has released many albums in her career and has starred in the film Unexpected Love and in the TV series High Kick: Revenge of the Short Legged, The Heirs, My Lovely Girl, The Bride of Habaek, Prison Playbook, Player, and more, as an actress.
Krystal Jung's Personal Life
Krystal Jung is currently unmarried. She is not dating anyone currently (at least publicly). Previously, she was in a relationship with K-pop star Kai and a member of the Korean-Chinese band Exo. The duo dated for a few years and separated now.
Krystal Jung was once romantically linked with Choi Seung-Hyun, better known by his stage name T.O.P, who is a South Korean rapper, the news was all over social sites likes Facebook and Twitter. They were spotted in many public places hanging out together and attending various musical functions.
Later neither T.O.P nor Krystal confirmed the rumors. Maybe, she might be focusing on her career or maybe looking for the perfect match. She is one of the most popular singers and actresses in Korea.
Krystal Jung's Body Measurements And Height
- Krystal Jung's height: she has a height of 5' 4" (1.65m).
- Birth Name: Chrystal Soo Jung
- Weight: 54 kg
- Hair Color: Blonde
- Eye Color: Black
- Age: As of 2019, Jung is 24 years old.