Jang Gyu-ri, a former member of the group fromis_9, signed an exclusive contract with Just Entertainment, signaling a new start as an actress.
On August 29 Just Entertainment said, "Jang Gyu-ri signed an exclusive contract with Just Entertainment. Jang Gyu-ri, who changed her career from an idol singer to an actor, is preparing to engage in active activities in earnest."
Jang Gyu-ri debuted as a member of fromis_9 through Mnet's program "Idol School" in 2017. She also steadily challenged acting activities and appeared in tvN's "It's Okay to Not Be Okay" and tvN D's web drama "Dating Class". Recently, she has been cast as Tae Cho-hee in SBS' new drama "Cheer Up", which will have its premiere on October 3.
Jang Gyu-ri said through her agency, "I'm going to work with Just Entertainment. I think I will be active in various ways as an actor in the future. Please look forward to it."