|Full Name||UCHINAGA AERI|
|Country of Birth||Japan|
|Date of Birth||Oct 31 2000|
|Age||20 years old|
|Height||1.66 m (5'5")|
Uchinaga Aeri (うちながえり; born Oct 30, 2000), better known as Giselle, is a Korean-Japanese kpop singer and member of the girl kpop group aespa under SM Entertainment. Giselle debuted with aespa on November 2020.
GISELLE (AESPA) PROFILE
Stage Name: Giselle
Full Name: Uchinaga Aeri
Japanese Name: うちながえり
Country of Birth: Japan
Birthday: Oct 30, 2000
Height: 166 cm (5'5'')
Blood Type: O
Zodiac: Scorpio, Dragon
Languages: Korean, Japanese, English
Education: St Mary International School
FUN FACTS AND TRIVIA
-Age trivia: Giselle (Aeri) was 20 years old when she debuted with aespa in 2020.
-Giselle is the second tallest member of aespa with a height of 166 cm (5'5'').
-Ethnicity: Giselle is half Japanese (from father) half Korean (from mother).
-Giselle grew up speaking Korean since her mother is Korean.
-Trainee period: Giselle has the shortest trainee time among the members, having trained only for 1 year.
-Prior to joining SM Entertainment, on October 2019, she joined AJS, an idol training academy.
-Giselle joined SM Entertainment on December 2019. She was a trainee for just 10 months, making her the female idol with the shortest training period out of all SM idols at the time of her debut.
-Giselle attended Sacred Heart School located in Japan. This is the same school that Rima from NiziU attended.
-She attended an international school in Japan so she can speak English fluently.
-Her nickname is Riri.
-She is the only (half) Japanese member of aespa.
-She quoted Paris Hilton’s “That’s hot” in her school yearbook.
-She was part of her school choir for four years as an alto (second highest vocal range).
-Giselle was born and raised in Japan.
-Giselle moved to South Korea to pursue her dream of becoming a kpop idol after graduating from the International School of the Sacred Heart in Tokyo.
-She loves Blackpink and GOT7.
-Special skill: imitating people.
-She likes the preppy look.
-She admitted to being someone who whines a lot and make a lot of whining noises.
-Giselle is a great photographer and she loves taking pictures.
-She goes shopping to relieve stress.
-Life motto: Everything happens for a reason.
-Soul food: seaweed soup cooked by her mom.
-In a day, she feels the happiest after showering, lying down in a cool room with her body covered up in a blanket.
-She wants to learn to play the guitar.
-Most used emoji: the kissing cat.
-What she would tell to her 10 year old Giselle: don’t hold back, don’t start too late, just go for it.
-Giselle is the only member from aespa to enter SM Entertainment though an open audition. All the other members were casted by talent managers.
-Favorite word: clear / smart, tumyamkung, bbabbiko, webfoot octopus.
-Favorite color: black.
-Favorite season: autumn.
-Favorite animal: dog.
-Favorite food: sweet, salty, sweet, salty.
-Favorite movie: Deadpool.
-Favorite weather: cloudy but not raining and a bit chilly.
-Favorite drink: caramel latte.
Giselle’s first impressions of:
-Karina: woah, she’s tall. We were both very shy!
-Winter: I first thought she was quiet and calm… turns out she isn’t.
-Ningning: she is really kind. Pretty~
TMI / a or b
-Ice Americano vs hot Americano in winter: Ice Americano
-Dipping sauce vs puring sauce for ttangsuyuk: pouring sauce
-Like or dislike mint choco: Like
-Like or dislike pineapple pizza: Like
-Teeth pain vs migraine forever: teeth pain
-Heater in summer vs AC in winter: heater in summer
-Chocolate bibimbap vs jelly kimchi stew: choco bibimbap
-Carbonated drink without bubbles vs melted ice cream: no bubbles
aespa Black Mamba - Giselle Fancam