Uee (age 35)

April 9, 1988
Sun Sign
Zodiac Sign
Born Place
Daejeon, South Korea
Birth Name
Kim Yu-jin
5 ft 8 in or 173 cm
50 kg or 110 lbs
Eye Color
Dark Brown
Hair Color
Dark Brown
Race / Ethnicity
Uee is of Korean descent.
Sexual Orientation

[Uee] Biography

Kim Yu-jin, better known as Uee, is a South Korean singer and actress. She was a former member of the girl group After School from 2009 to 2017. Uee starred in many dramas like Queen Seondeok, Ojakgyo Family, Jeon Woo-chi, Golden Rainbow, High Society, Marriage Contract, and My Only One. On May 31, 2017, she left After School and Pledis Entertainment. Uee is still active as an actress and singer, making appearances in various television shows and movies.

[Uee] Early life

Uee was born on April 9, 1988, in Daejeon, South Korea. Her father, Kim Sung-kap, is a former professional baseball player and former head coach of the Nexen Heroes and SK Wyverns. She also has an older sister, Kim Yu-na. Uee attended Guwol Girls' Middle School and Incheon Physical Education High School while taking part in the Korean National Sports Festival as a swimmer. She graduated from Sungkyunkwan University's School of Art, obtaining a degree in Performing Arts.

[Uee] Career

Uee desired to be an actress and dipped her toes in many industry waters before her debut as a singer in 2007. As a member of the girl group Five Girls, Uee participated in the reality show Diary of Five Girls but the group disbanded due to Good Entertainment's financial issues. In spite of the brief journey, Uee gained popularity amongst South Koreans when she was caught by the camera while attending her father's baseball game in Mok-dong Stadium. She then joined Pledis Entertainment and joined the girl group After School with their single "Diva", catapulting her to the top of online search rankings.

Uee has been consistently shining in various shows and dramas since then, receiving praises for her natural acting and Best New Actress awards at the Paeksang Arts Awards and KBS Drama Awards. She has also dabbled in the music industry with the project group 4Tomorrow, producing the single "Dugeundugeun Tomorrow". Throughout the years, Uee has participated in different programs, such as Music Bank, Barefooted Friends, Hogu's Love, High Society, Fists of Shaolin Temple, Marriage Contract, Night Light, Law of the Jungle, and I Live Alone, and has released her own solo single "Sok Sok Sok". In 2020, Uee joined the cast for Cabin Crew Season 2 and recently became the official endorser for Samyang Food's 'Fire Chicken Sauce' Series. In 2021, she hosted the 2020 Live in DMZ Concert and currently hosts Glance TV's Last Fit with U-ie. Uee recently cut ties with King Entertainment and signed with Lucky Company, and will star in the variety program Spicy Girls and the upcoming drama Ghost Doctor alongside Rain and Kim bum.

[Uee] Social Medias

More Details


  • Thin frame


  • Father – Kim Sung-kap (A retired professional baseball player and former head coach for the South Korean teams Nexen Heroes¬†and SK Wyverns)
  • Siblings – Kim Yu-na (Older Suster)

 Boyfriend / Spouse

  • Lee Sang-yoon (2016-2017)
  • Kangnam (2017)

 Educated at

  • Sungkyunkwan University


  • Model (person)
  • Actor

 Official Website

  • http://www.yuleum.co.kr/stars/star_profile.asp?c_id=111


  • Good, Pledis Entertainment