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Emily "Emii" Sim (born: August 27, 1995 (1995-08-27) [age 24]), better known online as Emirichu, is an American YouTuber and story time illustrator.

Personal life


Emily enjoyed drawing and anime as a child. She revealed in her scary older brother video that she wanted to take Taekwondo classes but her dad said it was too "boyish".


  • She has 2 older brothers.
  • She worked part time as a youth development teacher during college.
  • Despite being of South Korean descent, she never learned to speak Korean growing up but can read it.
  • She counts illustrator Arina Tanemura as one of her biggest inspirations.
  • She is a self-taught artist.
  • She was born in New York but moved to California during high school.

Gaining The Following

Her channel gained increased attention in May 2017 when her animatic "It's Not Like I Like You!" went viral, earning more than 2 million views.

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