Shim Min (심민)
Shim Ji-yoo (심지유)
|Born||April 28, 1983|
|Origin||Gumi, South Korea|
|Associated Acts||Mix Gatas, Gatas Brilhantes H.P.|
Her debut was on the M.net show, “Super VJ Model Selection Conference” in 2003.
On July 16, there was an official announcement on the Hello! Project site that Shimmin would be an “exchange student” into Hello! Project, and that she would be experiencing Hello! Project, “mainly through Gatas Brilhantes H.P.”, and also through voice training, dance lessons and studying the Japanese language. On August 7 and August 22, she participated in tournaments with Mix Gatas as number 16.
On August 31, she left Hello! Project and returned to South Korea, where she continued her acting career.
- Real Name: Shim Soon-min (Katakana: シン・スンミン; Hangul: 심순민)
- Stage Name: Shim Min (심민), Shimmin (Katakana: シンミン; Hangul: 심민)
- Birth Date: April 28, 1983
- Birth Place: Gumi, South Korea
- Blood Type: A
- Height: 168cm
- Western Zodiac: Taurus
- Eastern Zodiac: Pig (Boar in Japan)
- Hello! Project Units:
- Hobbies: Movie appreciation, room decoration
- Skills: Dancing
- Favorite Food: Miso Ramen
-  Kill'em with Bare Hands (맨손으로 죽여라) (as Joo-yeon)
-  Love (사랑)
-  Great Life (대박인생)
-  Empress Ki (기황후) (as a Gungnyeo)
-  Cruel City (무정도시) (as Joo-Young)
-  Temptation (유혹) (as Seo Dae-ri)
-  My Beautiful Bride (아름다운 나의신부) (as Kang Jeong-hwa)
-  Imaginary Cat (상상고양이) (as Heo Gong-joo)
-  Chicago Typewriter (시카고 타자기) (as Mi-young)
- She was one of only three members of UP-FRONT GROUP to be of Korean descent, the others being Sonim and Jang Da Yeon.
- In addition to her appearances on dramas, she has also appeared on commercials and variety shows such as “M.net Wide Entertainment News” (2004), “Matchmaker ‘S’” (XTM, 2005), “Weird Girl, Weird Boy” (KBS, 2005), “KBS Sky Sports ‘TV Game Club Recreation Room’” (2005).