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Pledis Entertainment Profile: History, Artists, and Facts

Pledis Entertainment Profile: History, Artists, and Facts

Official Company Name: Pledis Entertainment Co., Ltd
CEO: Han Seong-su
Founder: Han Seong-su
Founding Date: 2007
Parent Company: Big Hit Entertainment (*As of May 25, 2020 Big Hit became Pledis’ major shareholder, but Pledis will continue to act as an independent label)
Address: 06097 5 Bongeunsa-ro 67-gil, Gangnam-gu, Seoul (44-20, Samseong-dong)

Pledis Entertainment Official Accounts:
Official Website: PLEDIS Entertainment 
Facebook: PLEDIS
Twitter: PLEDIS
Youtube: PLEDIS ENTERTAINMENT
VLIVE: PLEDIS

Pledis Entertainment Artists:*
Fixed Groups:
After School

Debut Date: January 15th, 2009
Status: Unofficially Disbanded
Date of Inactivity at Pledis: 2019
Active Member: Nana
Graduated Members: Raina, Kaeun, E-Young, Lizzy, Uee, Jungah, Jooyeon, So Young, Bekah, and Kahi
Sub Units:
Orange Caramel (June 16, 2010)- Raina, Nana, and Lizzy
A.S Red (July 4th, 2011)- Nana, Jungah, Kahi, and Uee
A.S Blue (July 23, 2011)- Jooyeon, Raina, Lizzy, and E-Young
Most Recent Korean Comeback: “First Love” (2014)
Websites: AFTER SCHOOL and ORANGE CARAMEL

NU’EST

Debut Date: March 15th, 2012
Status: Active
Members: JR, Aron, Baekho, Minhyun, and Ren
Sub Units:
NU’EST M (2014)- JR, Aron, Baekho, Minhyun, and Ren (Pledis Entertainment) and Jason (Yuehua Entertainment)
NU’EST W (2017)- JR, Aron, Baekho, and Ren
Most Recent Korean Comeback: “The Nocturne” (May 11th, 2020)
Website: NU’EST

Hello Venus

Debut Date: May 9th, 2012
Status: Left Pledis
Date of Inactivity at Pledis: July 2014
Current Company: Fantagio
Co-Company: Fantagio
Members: Alice, Nara, Lime, Yooara, Yoonjo, and Yooyoung
Sub Units:
Most Recent Korean Comeback (Under Pledis): “Would You Stay for Tea?” (May 2th, 2013)
Website: Fantagio/Artists.Hello Venus

Seventeen

Debut Date: May 26th, 2015
Status: Active
Members: S.Coups, Jeonghan, Joshua, Jun, Hoshi, Wonwoo, Woozi, DK, Mingyu, The8, Seungkwan, Vernon, and Dino
Sub Units:
Hip-Hop Team (2015)- S.Coups, Wonwoo, Mingyu, and Vernon
Vocal Team (2015)- Woozi, Jeonghan, Joshua, DK, and Seungkwan
Performance Team (2015)- Hoshi, Jun, The8, and Dino
SVT Leaders (September 24th, 2017)- S.Coups, Hoshi, and Woozi
BSS (March 21st, 2018)- DK, Hoshi, and Seungkwan
Most Recent Korean Comeback: “Heng:garæ” (June 22nd, 2020)
Website: SEVENTEEN

PRISTIN

Debut Date: March 21st, 2017
Status: Disbanded
Date of Inactivity at Pledis: May 24th, 2019
Members: Nayoung, Roa, Yuha, Eunwoo, RenaKyulkyung, Yehana, Sungyeon, Xiyeon, and Kyla
Sub Units:
PRISTIN V (May 28th, 2018)- Nayoung, Roa, Eunwoo, Rena, and Kyulkyung
Most Recent Korean Comeback: “Schxxl Out” (August 23rd, 2017)
Website:

Project and Collaboration Groups:
Happy Pledis

Debut Date: December 11th, 2011
Status: Inactive
Active Members: All Pledis Entertainment Groups Debuted in 2012 or Earlier
Former Members: All Former Pledis Entertainment Groups Debuted in 2012 or Earlier
Most Recent Korean Comeback: “Happy Pledis 2012” (December 11th, 2011)
Website:

Soloists:
Son Dam Bi

Debut Date: June 20th, 2007
Status: Left Pledis
Date of Inactivity at Pledis: June 2015
Current Company: KeyEast Entertainment
Groups:
Most Recent Korean Comeback (Under Pledis): “Red Candle” (2013)
Website: KeyEast/Artists.Son Dam Bi

Kahi

Debut Date: February 14th, 2011
Status: Left Pledis
Date of Inactivity at Pledis: January 19th, 2015
Current Company: Bonboo Entertainment
Groups: After School (2009-2012) (Sub Unit: A.S Red)
Most Recent Korean Comeback (Under Pledis): “Who Are You?” (October 10th, 2013)
Website: BonbooEnt/Artists.Kahi

Raina

Debut Date: June 12th, 2014
Status: Left Pledis
Date of Inactivity at Pledis: December 2019
Groups: After School (2009-2019) (Subunits: Orange Caramel and A.S Blue)
Most Recent Korean Comeback (Under Pledis): “It’s Ok” (2018)
Website: RANIA

Han Dong-geun

Debut Date: September 30th, 2014
Status: Left Pledis
Date of Inactivity at Pledis: December 20th, 2019
Current Company: Brand New Music
Groups:
Most Recent Korean Comeback (Under Pledis): “I’ve Been Waiting for You” (2019)
Website: BrandNewMusic/Artists.Han Dong-geun

Lizzy

Debut Date: January 23rd, 2015
Status: Left Pledis
Date of Inactivity at Pledis: May 1st, 2018
Current Company: Celltrion Entertainment
Groups: After School (2010-2018) (Subunits: Orange Caramel and A.S Blue)
Most Recent Korean Comeback (Under Pledis): “Not an Easy Girl” (January 23rd, 2015)
Website:

Kyulkyung

Debut Date: September 9th, 2018 (Chinese)
Status: Active
Groups: PRISTIN (Subunit: PRISTIN V)
Most Recent Chinese Comeback: “Why” (September 9th, 2018)
Website: KYULKYUNG

Pledis Entertainment Artists That Did Not Debut Under Pledis:
-Bumzu (2015-)

Pledis Entertainment Subsidiaries, Divisions, and Sub Label:
-Pledis Japan
-XCSS Entertainment (China)

*Only artists who debuted under Pledis Entertainment will be mentioned in this profile.  Other Pledis artists will be mentioned in the profile of their original company.

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