Actress Sung Yuri has signed on to Fantagio, home to actors such as Ha Jung Woo, Kim Sung Kyun and Joo Jin Mo, and actresses such as Yeom Jung Ah and Kim Sun Ah.
According to Fantagio on February 10, Sung Yuri signed an exclusive contract with us last week.”
After her contract with King Kong Entertainment ended last month, Sung Yuri was contacted by various agencies, including Fantagio’s CEO Na Byung Joon. After careful deliberation, she picked Fantagio a the place to begin the next phase of her career.
Fantagio revealed further, “Sung Yuri is an actress who has gained recognition for her influence and star quality. Her recent foray into the variety world has proven that she is an all-rounded entertainer. Above all, there are high expectations for her as an actress, and we will give her our whole-hearted support to meet her goals as well as ours.”
Sung Yuri debuted in 1998 in the first-generation idol group Fin.K.L. She made her acting debut in the 2002 drama “Bad Girls,” and continued to make a deep impression with roles in other dramas such as “Snow Queen,” “Hong Gil Dong,” “Romance Town” and “Feast of the Gods.” She’s also appeared in movies such as “Runaway Cop” and “Nuna.”
Sung Yuri has been receiving recognition for her efforts. She took home an Excellence Award for her role in 2013 weekend SBS drama “Birth Secret,” following a Top Excellence Award for the previous year’s “Feast of the Gods.” In August 2013, she began a new career as an entertainer, taking over the MC role from Han Hye Jin on SBS “Healing Camp.”
Meanwhile, Sung Yuri will leave for Sochi on February 12 to record “Healing Camp Sochi.” She is currently considering her next project.