She was born on March 29, 1991 in Daegu, South Korea.
She was cast into SM Entertainment in 2009, through a public audition. In 2013, he was introduced as part of SM's pre-debut training team SMROOKIES. Before her debut, in 2013, she appeared in the music videos of SHINee's "Why So Serious" and Henry's "1-4-3". She officially debuted in 2014 as a member of Red Velvet.
In July 2016, Irene made her acting debut as the female lead in the web drama Women at a Game Company. In October 2016, she became a host of OnStyle's fashion show Laundry Day, and in the same month she joined the show Trick & True as a panelist with her Red Velvet band mate WENDY.
Irene has also endorsed a number of brands of various products, such as Ivy Club and Maxwell House.
- 2015: SMTOWN The Stage - as herself
- 2016: Descendants of the Sun (태양의) - as Herself
- 2016: Women at a Game Company (게임회사 여직원들) - as Ah-reum
TV Show Edit
- 2015-2016: Music Bank (뮤직뱅크)
- 2016: Trick & True (트릭 앤 트루)
- 2016-2017: Laundry Day
Music Video Appearances Edit
Main article: Irene/Gallery