Sulli Biography | Wiki
Choi Jin-ri professionally known as Sulli was a South Korean singer, songwriter, actress, and model who gained her first attention while she was still a child. She appeared as a supporting cast member on the SBS historical drama Ballad of Seodong in 2005.
Following this, she earned various guest roles, showing up in the television series Love Needs a Miracle (2005) and Drama City (2007), and the film Vacation (2006). Sulli then consequently appeared in the independent films Punch Lady (2007) and BA: BO (2008), the previous being her first time cast in a significant dramatic role.
Sulli Age | Birthday
Sulli was born on March 29, 1994, in Busan, South Korea. She celebrates her birthday on March 29th every year. She was to turn 26 years old in 2020.
Sulli Death | Cause of Death
Sulli was discovered dead by her manager at her house in Seongnam, south of Seoul on 14 October 2019 at approximately 3:20 pm KST. According to reports stated by the police, they are investigating the cause of death though they suspect it may have been suicidal. The manager reportedly visited the house when he was not able to contact her, after speaking with Sulli via phone the previous day.
In October 2018, Sulli disclosed that she had battled with panic issues and social phobia since she was young. Before her death, Sulli was suffering from severe depression.
Following her death, “Love You Sulli” (설리 사랑해) started trending in an attempt by fans to hide negative search results. Goo Hara, who was Sulli’s close friend, died by suicide a month after Sulli’s death. Read also about Goo Hara.
The burial service was initially closed to the media as well as fans and was secretly held by relatives members and friends. Nonetheless, SM Entertainment opened a separate venue in Severance Hospital’s funeral hall in Sinchon-dong, Seoul on October 15 and 16 for fans wishing to pay tribute.
Different famous people and companies, such as past bandmates Victoria Song, Amber Liu, and Luna, fellow singer and friend IU, Dynamic Duo, and the debut of the film Gift, dropped their activities to grieve Sulli. On October 17, after a four-day private funeral and grieving ceremony at a Seoul hospital, Sulli was buried at an undisclosed location.
Sulli Height | Weight
She was a woman of average stature. She stood at a height of 5 feet and 7 inches… (170 cm). She also weighed a massive 123.5 lbs (56 kgs).
Our efforts to find out more about Sulli’s father and mother names came to no avail as no such information is publicly available. Thus, the identity of her parents is still unclear.
She had a younger brother and two older brothers.
According to our reliable source, Sulli began going out with rapper Choiza in 2014. In the early months of 2017, there were rumors indicating that they had broken up. In March 2017, S.M. Entertainment unleashed a statement establishing that they have indeed determined to go separate ways. At the end of the summer of 2017, she was rumored to have got back together with Choiza.
According to our reliable sources, Sulli’s earned an annual salary of $400k per episode of the shows and series.
Sulli Net Worth
She was enjoying a long career in the industry spanning almost three decades. Through proceeds from her work as a singer, songwriter, actress, and model, she has been able to accumulate a modest fortune. Sulli was estimated to have a net worth of about $15 million.
Sulli was a member of the K-pop Girls group which is a genre of popular music originating in South Korea.
Moving to SM Entertainment and Debut with f(x)
When Sulli was in fourth grade, she went to an SM Entertainment audition. After the audition, she was given a role as an S.M. trainee and during that year, moved into a dormitory with Taeyeon and Tiffany of Girls’ Generation. She kept on remaining there up until the debut of Girls’ Generation, in 2007.
Seeking to be an actress, Sulli went to Jungbu Elementary School before moving to Seoul by herself in 2004, while in fourth grade, in order to attend the Seoul branch of the MTM Academy, a part-time theatre school where she studied dancing, singing, and acting. She had recently been tried out another acting school by her mother at a young age.
In 2005, Sulli started acting expertly at the age of 11, when she was chosen to play young Princess Seonhwa of Silla in the SBS drama Ballad of Seodong. She kept taking on minor roles in television dramas and movies such as Vacation (2006), Punch Lady (2007), The Flower Girl is Here (2007) and BABO (2008). On September 5, 2009, she performed as a member of the group f(x), with the single “La Cha Ta”.
Solo career and final projects
Sulli was a highlighted singer in Dean’s single “Dayfly”, which was discharged on November 9, 2018, and filled in as her first discharge since leaving f(x) in 2015. On June 29, 2019, Sulli made her introduction as an independent artist with the single album “Goblin” and held an exceptional stage Peaches Go!blin around the same day at SM Town Theater.
Quick Facts About Sulli
Frequently Asked Questions About Sulli
Who is Sulli?
She was one of (South Korean) best-known and loved singer, songwriter, actress, and model.
How old is Sulli?
She was a South Korean national born on 29th January 1994, in Busan, South Korea.
How tall is Sulli?
She stood at a height of 170 cm.
Is Sulli married?
She was engaged with Choiza in 2014 but broke up in the early months of 2017.
How much is Sulli worth?
She had an estimated net worth of $15 million. This amount was been accrued from her leading roles in the entertainment industry.
How much does Sulli make?
She had an annual salary of $400k per episode.
Where does Sulli live?
She lived in Seongnam, south of Seoul
Is Sulli dead or alive?
She is dead. The cause of Sulli’s death was suspected to be suicidal.
- 2006: Vacation
- 2007: Punch Lady
- 2008: BABO
- 2010: A Turtle’s Tale: Sammy’s Adventures
- 2012: SM Town Live in Tokyo Special Edition in 3D
- 2014: Fashion King
- 2017: Real
- 2005: Drama City – Goblins Are Alive
- 2006: Drama City – The Flower Girl is Here
- 2010: Oh! My Lady
- 2012: To the Beautiful You
- 2019: Hotel del Luna
Sulli Awards and Nomination
- 2012: 2012 SBS Drama Awards – (New Star Award)
- 2012: Mnet 20’s Choice Awards – (20’s Upcoming 20’s)
- 2013: 49th Paeksang Arts Awards – (Most Popular Actress Television)
- 2015: 51st Paeksang Arts Awards – (Most Popular Actress Film)