Krystal Jung Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 02.Feb.2018
Facts of Krystal Jung
Date of Birth: 1994 , October-24
Age:23 years old
Birth Nation: United States of America
Height: 5 feet 5 inch
NameKrystal Jung
Birth NameChrystal Soo Jung
NationalitySouth Korean-American
Birth Place/CitySan Francisco, California
EthnicityWhite
ProfessionSinger, Song-Writer
Net WorthN/A
Eye ColorBlack
Hair ColorBlack
Body Measurements32-23-34
Weight in KG45 kg
EducationSungkyunkwan University
Awards51st Baeksang Arts Awards 2015
Music Groupf(x) (Since 2009), SM Town (Since 2009), SM the Ballad (Since 2014)
MoviesUnexpected Love
TV ShowHigh Kick 3, The Heirs
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Synopsis

Chrystal Soo Jung better known 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).

Early Life and Education

Chrystal Soo Jung was born in San Francisco, California, the United States on October 24, 1994. Her parents were Korean and they settled from South Korea during the 1980s.

She was raised in the United States. She belongs to Korean descent. Her ethnicity is Asian. Her star sign is Scorpio. She has an elder sister named Jessica Jung.

Krystal Jung attended Korea Kent Foreign School. She graduated from Hanlim Performing Arts High School on February 7, 2013.

Career

Krystal 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 the member of South Korean girl group f(x), where she was 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, she appeared in 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).

She 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 currently appears in the Korean drama The Bride of Habaek. 

Personal Life

Krystal 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 Korean-Chinese band Exo. The duo dated for few years and separated now. 

She 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 the 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 actress in Korea. 

Net Worth and Body Measurements

Krystal's net worth is to be in six figures. She earns a huge amount of net worth from her successful singing and acting career. According to a source, 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. 

Krystal Jung is a beautiful lady with black hair. She has a height, which measures 5 feet and 5 inches. She has dark brown eyes.

She has maintained her body perfectly and her body measures 32-23-34. 

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