Cherry Bullet’s Jiwon: Profile, Facts, Appearances in ‘KPop Star’, friendship with Momoland’s Nancy

Meet Cherry Bullet’s Exotic Visual Jiwon

Jiwon is the visual and center of FNC Entertainment’s Cherry Bullet. Cherry Bullet debuted in 2019 with ten members with a dream to follow AOA’s popularity. Jiwon had dreamed of becoming an idol singer since her childhood and had joined an audition program at the age of 12 years old. YG Entertainment’s Yang Hyun-suk praised her appearance and said that she had the best appearance among other trainees around her age. On her career path, she moved from one agency to another but she finally debuted with FNC Entertainment. K-pop fans praised her beauty and her exotic visual.

In this article, Channel-Korea will talk about Cherry Bullet’s visual Jiwon. So, stay tuned and keep scrolling down!

Cherry Bullet’s Jiwon’s Full Profile


Stage Name: Jiwon

Birth Name: Heo Jiwon

Birthday: September 4th, 2000

Place of Birth: Gangnam, Seoul

Height: 165 cm

Weight: 48 kg

Zodiac: Virgo

Chinese Zodiac: The Year of the Dragon

Blood Type: AB

Position: Vocal, Center, Visual, Rapper

Agency: FNC Entertainment

Instagram: @cherrybullet

Twitter: cherrybullet

Facebook: CherryBulletOfficial

Cherry Bullet’s Jiwon’s Facts
  • Yuju and Jiwon appeared in a school uniform commercial
  • Jiwon was a trainee of Starship Entertainment, Polaris Entertainment, and Nega Network
  • In total, Jiwon was an idol trainee for three years
  • In Cherry Bullet, her concept is Machine Gun
  • When she was training in Nega Network, Jiwon became friends with fellow trainees like Momoland’s Nancy and Good Day’s Haeun
  • Her favorite food is chicken feet. It is the reason that she got Jiwon the “chicken feet” nickname
  • She was born in Kangnam District, the most prestigious district in Seoul
  • She loves exercising, watching movies, and playing with her pets
  • Her favorite motto is “Effort beats talent”
  • Her specialties are dancing and singing
  • There were rumors that Jiwon and AOA’s Chanmi joined the Produce 48 audition but failed in the first phase and couldn’t make it as final participants
  • She participated in Idols Olympic, Christmas Edition, competed in 60 m running, and earned 4th place
  • She resembles WJSN’s Bona, TWICE’s Mina, and CLC’s Elkie

Cherry Bullet’s Jiwon’s Career

Before making her debut with FNC Entertainment in 2019, Jiwon had started her career as early as 2011. She participated in SBS’ K-Pop Star. At first, she joined Nega Network and trained under the supervision of music producer Yoon Il-sang. She didn’t complete her training and joined another agency. In total, Jiwon’s training period was around three years.

Cherry Bullet’s Jiwon’s Appearance in K-Pop Star

In 2011, during her pre-debut days, Heo Jiwon competed in the 2011 SBS K-Pop Star. At the time, she was only 12 years old. In the program, Jiwon was known as the cheerful kid with a very small face, a high nose bridge, and big eyes. In short, she has the face and talent for becoming a singer. Jiwon said that becoming a singer was her dream. At that time, she was barely a teenager. In the first round, she sang Kelly Clarkson’s “Because of You.” She was so nervous that she choked and stopped singing. Yang Hyun-suk of YG Entertainment praised her appearance and said that her appearance was the best among all contestants. Sadly, she failed in the first round of the K-Pop Star audition.

Official Debut with Cherry Bullet

After three years of trainee period, Jiwon made her debut with Cherry Bullet on January 21st, 2019. Her profile was revealed after Yuju’s and Haeyoon’s. In Cherry Bullet, her character concept is Machine Gun. Their single album Let’s Play Cherry Bullet received a lot of praise for the upbeat and fresh music. In the debut showcase event, K-Pop fans were amazed by her beauty and overall appearance. She looked very stylish in every stage outfit. Perhaps, it was because she was born and grew up in the most stylish and prestigious district in Korea, the Kangnam district.

Cherry Bullet’s Jiwon’s Appearance in MVs

In her trainee period, she starred in various music videos and commercials. In a winter fashion commercial, she collaborated with Korean heartthrob Park Bogum. Both of them looked comfortable with each other. As usual, Park Bogum looked handsome with slightly longer hair while Jiwon looked innocent with minimal makeup.

Heo Ji-won appeared in Starship Planet’s “White Love” music video. In the MV, Jiwon acted alongside Boyfriend’s Jongmin in a warm winter love story. Singer KWill contributed his voice to the album.

Cherry Bullet’s Jiwon’s Friendship with Momoland’s Nancy

Cherry Bullet’s Jiwon and Momoland’s Nancy were both trainees under Nega Network. They met when there around 2011 when they were around twelve years old. The duo became close because they shared the same dream of becoming idol singers. Jiwon and Nancy were both known for their visual and exotic look.

Recently, they celebrated nine years of friendship and shared their pictures on their social media accounts. Let’s hope that they can continue their friendship and have their dream come true.

Cherry Bullet’s Jiwon’s Fan-cam

Cherry Bullet’s Jiwon gets most of the attention mainly because of her appearance. She has a tall figure and an actress-like appearance. Her small face and fair skin contribute to the overall look. In Cherry Bullet, she has fewer singing parts compared to the main vocal Haeyoon. In this fan-cam, viewers criticized her stage outfit because it looked weird. Her stylist prepared an outfit that was too short and she had to cover herself with short legging-pants.

In another fan-cam video, fans praised her beauty and exotic look. She looks good from every angle. Jiwon’s face is very unique. She can look like a girl from Asian countries or European countries just with makeup.