Emirichu was born in South Korea, but her parents immigrated to the US in the 1980s. On August 27, 1995, she was born in New York, New York, in the United States. Although she goes by Emirichu online, her true name is Emily Kim.
She is not religious, despite the fact that her father is a preacher and her parents are both pious. She hasn't yet made her parents' identities public in the media, though.
She and her family relocated to Los Angeles, California when she was 11 years old, where she was raised alongside her two older brothers.
The names of Emily's brothers are John "Sim" Kim and Josh Kim. She is also of South Korean origin and holds American citizenship.
At a nearby high school in Los Angeles, Emily finished her high school education. She wants to do Taekwondo while in high school, but her father won't let her because he thinks it's a male sport.
She then began drawing and watching anime, which is when she became interested in anime and began creating manga. She earned a Bachelor of Arts in 2017, but she hasn't yet revealed the name of her school.
Emirichu's first jobs were as a summer camp counselor and a part-time teacher. She started an animation channel on YouTube called "Emirichu" in 2011 that features just her own animated videos.
Emily now has 2.82 million subscribers and has posted 66 videos. Her YouTube channel has also already been authenticated. Her debut video, "League of Legends Champion voice impressions (an effort. )," which was published on April 30, 2016, has already had over 187k views.
She became well-known after the JozCentral channel posted the video "It's Not Like I Like You" on June 24, 2017. With more than 654k likes, the video has had over 36 million views so far.
Her most popular videos include "First Burn: Hamilton Animatic" (over 10 million views), "When My Student Found My YouTube Channel" (over 12 million views), "My Scary Older Brother" (over 8.8 million views), and "Childhood Crushes 2." (20m views). She also sells clothing items and stickers through her own merch line, which is separate from YouTube.
Emily made between $1.3k and $20.6k each month from her YouTube channel, according to Socialblade. The predicted range is most likely between $15.5k and $247.6k annually.
She also makes money by acting in voice-overs and promoting brands. She will reportedly be worth $932,000 as of the year 2022.
The YouTube celebrity is approximately 58 kg tall and 5 feet 6 inches wide. Along with brown eyes, she also has brown hair. Additionally, there is no information on her other bodily measurements.
In addition to YouTube, Emily has over 524k followers on Instagram, where she is active. Her Twitter account most likely has more than 313.6k followers. She is not, however, accessible on Facebook.