April Jay is one half of the outgoing Jinjja Cha Podcast team. Ever since she was young she had a love for fashion and Asian cultures but in 2010 it magnified with her discovery of singer/actor Rain. From there over the next 5 years she’d live and travel throughout Korea and Japan studying Korean in University and teaching English. She also styled and wrote articles for various Korean magazines, shared her experiences on YouTube (including attending idol bootcamps and studio sessions) and became a black belt in Taekwondo.
Name: April Jay aka THE FIREBIRD!
Degree: B.A. Fashion Marketing
Height: A Mystery
Fav artists: Miyavi, Taemin, BIGBANG, Rain, BabyMetal, NCT 127, ATEEZ
Hobbies: Reading Anita Blake books, collecting Rurouni Kenshin manga & eating chocolate
Favorite Actors: Benedict Cumberbatch & Ji Chang Wook
Favorite Actress: Kerry Washington & Ha Ji Won
Favorite TV Shows: My Country: The New Age, HTGAWM, The Magicians
Favorite Food: Coffee, Sam Gyeop Sal, Dwen Jang Jigae, Tiramisu and anything mint
One of the Best Things That’s Ever Happened to Me: Getting to MEET and speak to my bae MIYAVI! And traveling to Japan.