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Fans Are Shocked After Learning That Former H.U.B Member Rui Has Been Working As A Waitress Since The Group’s Disbandment

“I am currently working at a Korean restaurant…”

Fans are shocked over the revelation that former H.U.B member Rui has been working as a waitress for the reason that crew’s disbandment.

Rui | @rui_1oo8/Instagram

Rui was lately featured in a YouTube video, the place she revealed how she had been doing since leaving the Ok-Pop business three years in the past.

Rui first shot to fame by means of her 2017 look on MBC‘s Idol Star Athletics Championships. During the event, Rui was seen dominating the track events and would go on to win first place.


The idol’s newfound fame wouldn’t final lengthy, nevertheless, as only one yr after her 2018 debut with H.U.B, the crew would announce their disbandment in 2019. According to Rui, she has been residing in her house nation, Japan, ever since.

H.U.B | New Planet Entertainment

In the video, Rui spoke about how she had been doing, revealing that she is at the moment working at a Korean restaurant in Japan.

I’m working in Tokyo and caring for my dad and mom and grandmother. I’m at the moment working at a Korean restaurant. It’s a samgyetang restaurant, and I assist serve it in order that it’s simple for patrons to eat it. In Japan, the minimal wage is round ₩10,000 KRW (about $7.30 USD), however I’m making round ₩13,000 KRW (about $9.49 USD) per hour. I additionally labored at a comfort retailer whereas working there.

— Rui

The former idol additionally touched on her idol days and talked about her reputation and receiving criticism for her horny picture.

At the time, I did obtain hate feedback. There have been many who stated that I appeared low cost. I assumed that my sexiness got here from wanting wholesome and so I attempted my greatest to achieve consideration for it. I used to be extra afraid of them not caring.

— Rui

Despite all the things she has been by means of, Rui acknowledged if she was to return in time, she would nonetheless reside out her desires of being an idol.

I’m okay now, however on the time (of disbandment), it was very exhausting. I used to be gaining a bit of recognition by means of fancams, the MAXIM journal cowl, and thru my look on Idol Star Athletics Championships. It was essential for me to proceed rising my presence, however I couldn’t, and that’s irritating. Still, if I used to be to return, I’d nonetheless be an idol. Even now, I miss it a lot.

Netizens commented on the video, with many wishing the idol success. Others wrote how they have been impressed to see her attempting her hardest in life.

  • “I can tell she is a good person. I hope many people can send her positive energy. I’m rooting for you.”
  • “I can tell by her words and actions that she is sincere. I hope you make it big, Rui.”
  • “She’s really been trying her hardest. Her mind is so amazing. I hope she can find a good label and appear on shows again.”
  • “I remember her well and even searched her name before. I’m sure there were many temptations for her, but it’s amazing that she hasn’t given up on her dreams and is on the right path. I’m rooting for her great attitude, visuals, and unrelenting work ethic. I hope she finds a good agency. Hwaiting.
  • “She’s assimilated into Korean society perfectly, and her visuals are still that of an idol. I hope she meets a good agency and becomes successful.”
  • “Someone as dedicated and hardworking has her needs to succeed. I hope she’s able to continue promoting in Korea and bring fans good news!”



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