South Korean singer, songwriter and actress as well as radio host Yu Chae-yeong, also spelled as Yu Chae-Yeong, is known for appearing in such popular television drama as Rollercoaster, The Fugitive of Joseon and Fashion King. She debuting as singer in 1989 as a member of K-pop group Cool and gained much attention with her unique hairstyles of a shaved head. In 2014, she died from gastric cancer.
Yu Chae-yeong showed a passion for music from her high school days when she joined the group Punsudeul. Later, she joined the popular K-Pop group Cool but left just after a year to launch her solo career. In 2002, she shifted into acting with her first film roles in Whistling Princess and Sex Is Zero
In 2008, Yoo Chae Young tied the knot with Kim Joo Hwan.