Red Velvet Member Profile: Irene


Irene in “Dumb Dumb” (2015)

Real Name: Bae Joo-hyun (배주현)
Birthday: March 29, 1991
Zodiac Sign: Aries (Western), Sheep (Eastern)
Blood Type: A
From: Daegu, South Korea

Position(s): Leader, Main Rapper, Lead Dancer, Vocalist, Visual
Color in Red Velvet: Red/Pink

Other Activities Outside of Red Velvet:


2016 – Had a leading role in web drama Game Development Girls (Naver)


May 2015 to June 2016 – Hosted KBS Music Bank with actor Park Bo-gum

Fall 2016 – Host of Onstyle’s Laundry Day / A variety show where celebrities discuss certain topics while doing laundry. (Couldn’t find many translated episodes online, so I linked Episode 2 where she first appears)


Fall 2016: Panelist for KBS’s Trick & True for Episodes 1-4 (with Wendy) / A show with a panel of celebrities.  Guests perform different acts, and the panel must decide if it’s a magic trick or science. (Only episodes 1 and 2 are currently available with English subs on Youtube)


2012:Nike Women
2013: Burberry
2014: Ivy Club
2016: Rosemont Jewelry (with Seulgi and Yeri), Maxwell House
2017: NUOVO

SOURCES: Youtube, SM Entertainment, Wikipedia, Red Velvet WikiReVelUp Subs, Red Velvet Updates, Naver, Onstyle’s Laundry Day (Episode 2), KBS – Trick or True (Episodes 1-4), Music Bank