Elkie Chong Biography, Early Life, Career, Height, Awards & Net Worth

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Biography of Elkie Chong

Elkie Chong Ting-yan was born on 2 November 1998 is a Hong Kong singer and actress currently based in South Korea. Her stage name is Elkie Chong. She was previously a child-actress under TVB in Hong Kong and has appeared on several television dramas. She debuted as a member of the South Korean girl group CLC in February 2016.

 

Early Life

Chong was born on 2 November 1998 in Hong Kong. She attended Carmel Pak U Secondary School.She was a popular teenage star in Hong Kong, being a former member of the Hong Kong project girl-group Honey Bees, and also a child-actress under TVB who acted in almost 20 dramas.

Career

In February 2016, Elkie was introduced as a new member of the South Korean girl-group CLC together with Kwon Eunbin. She officially made her Korean debut on February 29 with the release of CLC’s 3rd mini-album Refresh, and made her first public appearance with the group on the 463rd episode of Mnet’s M Countdown with “High Heels”. Elkie Chong is one of the two newer members added to the group in February 2016. She is from Hong Kong and is one of the group’s vocals.

Since joining the group, Elkie has quickly gained attention and become a popular bias among fans. Chong was announced to make her K-drama debut in March 2018, in the weekend drama Rich Family’s Son as Mong Mong, a Chinese foreign exchange student. Chong made her solo debut with the digital single “I dream” on November 23, 2018.

Award & Achievements

Chong has gained immense popularity in her career. She has been successful in receiving many awards along with her band members. Some of the award-winning titles received by CLC are; The Next Rising Star of Asia Award, Album of the Year, Rookie of the Year, Rookie Award and Music Star Award.

Net Worth

Chong’s net worth is estimated to be $1 Million – $5 Million (Approx.) in 2020. Similarly, her net worth was $100,000 – $1 Million in 2019. However, her annual salary is under review. The Astounding net worth is the compilation of her income and earnings from her profession as a singer.

 

Overview

  • Birth name: Elkie Chong Ting-yan
  • Birthdate: 2 November 1998
  • Place of Birth: Hong Kong
  • Nationality: Chinese
  • Occupation:  Singer, Actress
  • Agent: Cube
  • Years Active: 2016-present
  • Weight: 45 kg
  • Height:163 cm
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