Jessica was born in San Francisco, California in the same hospital as her fellow Girls' Generation member, Tiffany. While on vacation in Korea, she and her sister were scouted in a shopping mall by S.M Entertainment and joined the company in 2000. She trained for seven years as a trainee before debuting as part of the Korean girl group Girls' Generation.
Her younger sister, Krystal, is a member of the Korean girl group f(x). They are both currently active in their groups, being signed under S.M. Entertainment.
Stage Name: Jessica (제시카)
Birth Name: Jessica Jung Soo Yeon (제시카 정)
Korean Name: Jung Soo Yeon (정수연)
Group Position : Main Vocalist
Nicknames : Ice Princess, Sica, Sicachu, Ajumma
Languages : Korean (Fluent) , English (Fluent) , Chinese (Basic) , Japanese (Basic)
DOB: April 18, 1989
Blood Type: B
Sibling : Younger Sister (Crystal)
School: Korea Kent Foreign School, Graduated
Casted: 2000 SM Casting System
Training Duration: 7 Years 6 Months
School: Korea Kent Foreign School (K.K.F.S.) [graduated]
- 2007 MV Kim Jo Han – ‘Love is so late, I’m sorry‘
- 2007 Featured with 8eight ‘I Love You‘
- 2009 Featured with Park Myung Soo ‘Naengmyun‘
- 2009 MV Super Junior M – ‘Super Girl‘
- 2009 Musical ‘Legally Blonde – The Musical‘ (as Elle Woods)
- 2010 CF Song for SPC Corp. (Dunkin Donuts, Paris Baguette, Baskin Robbins) ‘Sweet Delight‘
- 2011 OST for KBS drama Romance Town ‘Because Tears are Overflowing‘
- Nicknamed as Ice Princess, Sergeant Sic, and Sica-sama because of the cold, predominant vibe she has.
- Jessica was born in San Francisco, California. After street-casted by SM Entertainment when she was 11 year-old, she and her family moved to South Korea.
- Jessica trained for more than seven years before debuting with SNSD, making her the one who trained longest among the nine members.
- Her younger sister, Krystal Jung, is a member of label-mate idol group, f(x).
- Jessica is allergic to cucumber.
- Jessica is SNSD’s resident sleepy-head. She can sleep up to 16 hour a day and is the hardest member to wake up.
- Jessica once revealed that her hobbies are soccer and boxing. She also loves reading books and magazines.
- She made her musical debut as Elle Woods in the musical adaptation of Legally Blonde.
- Sica has the longest training years
- Sica and Sooyoung once tried to set up a three-girl group called called Goneko (kittens in Japanese I believe?), but the plans fell through (here)
- Sica really hates cucumber and it’s smell
- Sica has a habit of drinking water before doing a live stage
- Sica cries when she’s angry
- When she is scared, she starts to make dolphin sounds and kicks anything at sight
- Sica’s show flew away once while performing Tell Me Your Wish Live
- Yuri once said to her, “You are a warm Ice.”
- Sica walks with her feet outward
- When they flooded their dorm because they forgot to close the washing machine.
- everyone cleaned it up except for Sica who was still asleep
- Sica was once reported missing. Turns out that she was in a bathroom, sleeping
- Sica won the award,”Most Tempered” among KARA and SNSD members. She was voted by other boy Groups
- Sica explains the “Sica Effect” Once. She said it is a state where the atmosphere suddenly turns cold at her presence
- Sica has a younger sister (Krystal), and said that she’s is unable to be a good example for her sister and added that she seems like she can’t watch over her like an elder sister (MTV SNSD)
- Sica’s Korean name is Jung Soo Yeon
- Once, Sica got diamond ring from her fans for her birthday (here)
- Back in her training days, Jessica was a member of the school soccer team (and was apparently very good). SM made her quit because they were worried that she might hurt her face
- Sica and Krystal got the “Most Popular Celebrity Siblings” title..<ent. relay>
- Sica got the second place (next to JaeJoong) in a poll: Korea’s blonde bombshell
- Sica performed “One Year Later” with SHINee’s Onew
- Sica sang a popular duet called “Naeng Myeon” with Park Myung Soo which topped the cyworld during the summer
- Sica’s solo performance in their first solo concert is “Barbie Girl” which is performed with SHINee’s Key, and at one point with SuJu’s HeeChul
- Together with SHINee’s JongHyun, Sica sang “Sexy Love”
- Sica was called a pervert because she took pictures of the members while they’re changing. <epic!>
- Sica is good at lip-reading.. she got 5 out of 7(or 8?)right <family ent.>
- Sica won the poll “The female celebrity korean boys want to date on the first snowfall of the year”.
<ice princess much??? lol>
- Onew is grateful to her because she recommended him to star in a musical (brothers were brave).
- Sica likes to wear Abercrombie and Fitch
- Former 2PM’s JaeBeom was believed to have titled a file “The Seduction of Jessica” but it turned out that Taecyeon was the culprit <idol army>
- 2PM’s JunHo gave her a chocolate during the Dream Team recording which became a hot topic on the internet
- Sica also sang “You Raise Me Up” with Lena Park on Hollywood bowl.