[Photos] Added new stills and release date for the Korean movie “Pick Up Artist”

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Added new stills and release date for the upcoming Korean movie "Pick Up Artist" (2014)Directed by Jun Do-hanWith Park Yong-beom, Choi Ho-joong, Tak Ho-yeon, Kim Dae-woo-I, Han Je-in,...SynopsisThe four male characters in this film don"t seem to have much in common: a college student who accidentally comes across a sex tape of his girlfriend, an unemployed man lives at the mercy of his wife. The third man lives with his ill mother and finally, Min Gi who works as a pick-up artist teaching seduction skills. The four men head to the flashy nightclub, leaving behind their life troubles.FestivalPiFan 2014Release date in Korea : 2014/08/28

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Big Byung (Big Bottle) hold their “debut & retirement” stage, play the “paper kiss” game, & more on “Weekly Idol”

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After getting viewers laughing in "Hitmaker", the boys of project group Big Byung (Big Bottle) headed to "Weekly Idol", their "producers" Jung Hyung Don and Defconn"s other variety show, to perform their first and last stage of their song "Stress Come On"!


As mentioned before, the project group, Big Byung (Big Bottle), consists of GOT7"s Jackson, BTOB"s Sungjae, and VIXX"s N and Hyuk, who reinvented themselves as Big Byung"s Wang Kong, Yook Duk, Dolbaek-e, and Hyuk Ddi, respectively.


To start off this week"s "Weekly Idol", Jung Hyung Don and Defconn asked the idols what their agencies thought of them being in a project group called Big Byung.


Jackson revealed that JYP Entertainment told him that the group name already sounded like it"ll get very popular, to the point that he may even be able to give up GOT7

[Video] Added 30s trailer and gambling scenes preview video for the Korean movie “Tazza: The High Rollers 2″

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Added 30s trailer and gambling scenes preview video for the upcoming Korean movie "Tazza: The High Rollers 2"

"Tazza: The High Rollers 2" (2013)Directed by Kang Hyeong-cheolWith Choi Seung-hyeon, Sin Se-kyeong, Kwak Do-won, Lee Honey, Yoo Hae-jin, Kim Yoon-seok,...SynopsisDae-gil has been skilled with his hands and has shown a strong desire for winning ever since he was a child. He will succeed his uncle and jump into the world of Tazza, risking his life in competition.Release date in Korea : 2014/09/03

Shinhwa’s Kim Dong Wan Donates to “Comfort Women” Charity

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Shinhwa star Kim Dong Wan has donated 30 million won (about 29,000 USD) to a charity that supports former Korean World War II sex slaves. Referred to as “comfort women,” these women were forced to have sex with Japanese soldiers before and during the war. Kim Dong Wan’s donation, made to charity group House of Sharing, will be used to help construction of a memorial hall, built to commemorate the women’s plight.

Kim Dong Wan explained that he wanted to ensure that the comfort women’s ordeal would never be forgotten. The Shinhwa star said, “I think even a painful history should be remembered and not forgotten.”

This is not the first time that Kim Dong Wan has made a noteworthy donation to charity. In the past, he has also given money to the victims of the Yeonpyeong-do Islands attacks in 2010, as well as the survivors of typhoons in the Philippines, and has been involved in various other charitable endeavors

Korean movie opening today 2014/08/20 in Korea

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Korean movie opening today 2014/08/20 in Korea: "Tunnel 3D"

"Tunnel 3D" (2014)Directed by Park Gyoo-taekWith Jeong Yoo-mi, Yeon Woo-jin, Song Jae-rim, Jeong Si-yeon, Son Byeong-ho, Lee Si-won,...Crank in 2014/02/06Crank up 2014/04/20SynopsisA 3D thriller about the things that happen while building a resort.A group of friends are invited to the launch party of a luxury resort. A strange man barges in, and scares everyone away by declaring that they will all be killed by a curse. They return to the resort to find the strange man watching them, and accidentally end up killing him. They decide to dispose of the body in a coal mine, but get trapped inside the dark tunnels facing the buried horrors within.

A.KOR’s Kemy releases solo track MV for “I’ll Fly”

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A.KOR’s Kemy has released a surprise solo track and music video for “I’ll Fly” on August 21 ahead of the group’s comeback album in September.

Kemy worked with producing team Monitor Punch to give her track “I’ll Fly” a unique and edgy sound to go with her witty lyrics.

Throughout the music video, Kemy showcases off her unique expressions as she raps, walking through the streets and tunnels at night.

A.KOR made their official debut last month with "Payday.” Since then, Kemy in particular has come under fire from other fans after releasing a diss track towards 2NE1’s Park Bom, initiating responses from those close to the 2NE1 member.

Source: republic doo, Herald Pop

Super Junior’s First Comeback Stage Set for “Music Bank” on August 29

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Super Junior is finally returning with their seventh official full-length album “Mamacita (Ayaya)!”

Starting with the August 29 broadcast of KBS’ “Music Bank,” Super Junior will be presenting their very first comeback stage for this upcoming album’s promotion cycle. They will then continue on with MBC’s “Show! Music Core” on August 30, as well as SBS’ “Inkigayo” on August 31, as they set out on their full-fledged group activities.

The new album is the group’s first comeback in over two years, since the release of “Sexy, Free & Single” in July of 2012, so fans will be able to expect an evolved music color and more mature charms from the members

T.O.P says he won”t go public with a relationship + “High Cut” pictorial preview

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Big Bang"s T.O.P is an accomplished artist and actor, but revealed that it all comes at the price of having a limited love life for "High Cut"!



When asked if he would ever choose to go public with a relationship, T.O.P revealed his firm stance on dating, "I do want to date, but I don"t think I won"t go public with my relationship. After becoming a celebrity, I"ve rarely dated, and I also never let it be shown even to those around me... As a public figure, there is a need to be considerate of the one you love. But I am at the age to live to the fullest, so I want to focus more on my work right now."


More of T.O.P"s pictorial will be revealed through "High Cut" next week, but in the meantime, check out some of the released photos above and below! His movie "Tazza 2" ("Tazza: The High Rollers 2") is also set to premiere early next month

Epic Blockbusters See Rare Success This Summer

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"The Admiral: Roaring Currents"

There were no losers in the battle between epic historical blockbusters this summer. "KUNDO : Age of the Rampant", "The Admiral: Roaring Currents" and "Pirates", released one week after another from July 23, were all impressive. The film industry and Korean fans were all interested to see if these blockbusters would become box office hits. All three of them cost as much as W15 billion (US$1=W1,018) to produce, while Korea"s top film distributers -- Showbox, CJ E&M, and Lotte Entertainment -- were all involved in the production. They were set during the Chosun Dynasty and featured star-studded casts that included top stars Choi Min-sik, Ha Jeong-woo, Kang Dong-won, and Son Ye-jin.

The outright winner so far is "The Admiral: Roaring Currents", which has become the biggest box office hit in history

Gong Hyo Jin lends her sweet smile as a model for “2econd Floor” clothes

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Actress Gong Hyo Jin went for a cute and lovable look as the model for clothing brand "2econd Floor"s 2014 fall and winter season.


She looks completely at ease and comfortable in her own skin, appearing like a complete pro when it comes to natural modeling. As usual, she showcases her trademark, winning smile for a bright and sweet look that never gets old.



You can also catch her in her starring drama "It"s Okay, That"s Love". Are you enjoying the story so far?






SISTAR say “I Swear” in new MV teaser

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SISTAR release the MV teaser of their upcoming hit song titled "I Swear", check out the girls" fun time by the beach in the video below while waiting for its official release

Super Junior announce long awaited comeback with teaser image for 7th album “MAMACITA”

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Get excited because Super Junior has officially announced their comeback with their 7th studio album "MAMACITA"!



It seems the past rumors were right as the official release date of their album is September 1, but we will be seeing the boys before then as they hold their comeback stages starting on August 29th on "Music Bank"!


This will set them up for their "Super Show 6" kicking off in Seoul starting on September 19. 


So mark your calendars ELF for Super Junior"s comeback!

Actress mulls small screen comeback

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Actress Lee Young-ae is reviewing whether to make a comeback to the small screen.The drama she is interested in is titled "Shin Saimdang".The title is the name of a woman in the Joseon Dynasty (1392-1910), known for her aptitude in education, arts, and many other fields, all while being a model mother and wife. "Since Lee has had interests in education, she is interested in the drama after getting an offer to join", said her agency yesterday.However, there is no more detail came out regarding the drama, so it will take time whether Lee will decide to play a role in it. It has not been set whether the drama will be a period one or a more modern one. There has been speculation whether the veteran actress, who has been away from acting recently to focus on taking care of her two children, would take part in any TV drama, especially whether she would be taking a lead role in a sequel to hit drama "Dae Jang Geum"

Actor Kim Woo Bin and Comedian Lee Gook Joo Pair Up for a Comical CF

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A brand new CF (commercial film) featuring actor Kim Woo Bin and comedian Lee Gook Joo was recently revealed.

On August 20, a video clip taken from the commercial filming set was uploaded to the YouTube channel of food company Korea Yakult, with the description, “Eat right away~ The behind-the-scenes video of the meeting between ‘hororok’ trend Lee Gook Joo and Kim Woo Bin!”

In the released video, you can see a pleasant encounter of Kim Woo Bin and a female model, which is interrupted upon the entrance of Lee Gook Joo, as she transforms the atmosphere in a comical way. The CF is currently gaining attention for the use of the comedian’s popular catch phrase “hororok,” an expression meant to sound like sipping/slurping, which is fitting for the yogurt product

Lyn and Lee Soo”s wedding invitation revealed

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Are those wedding bells you hear in the distance? That"s probably because talented singers Lyn and MC the Max"s Lee Soo will soon be tying the knot! Their wedding invitations sent out to their guests were revealed by "Ilgan Sports", and the warm words on it left all those singles out there a bit envious.


The wedding invitation said, "We will become a couple that forever shares warmth as we become a song for each other as time ticks on. Be with us on the day it all begins and give us your blessing," and included a picture of the bride and groom in a suit and wedding dress.




The two will be marrying on September 19 at a hotel in Yeoido. The happy couple first met ten years ago as colleagues in the music industry, started dating three years ago, and will now become husband and wife

‘Fated to Love You’ Jang Hyuk kisses Jang Na Ra in rain

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MBC drama "Fated to Love You" actor Jang Hyuk and actress Jang Na Ra had a date.

On the most recent episode of the drama MBC drama "Fated to Love You" which aired on August 20, 2014, Kim Mi Young, played by actress Jang Na Ra, and Lee Gun, played by actor Jang Hyuk, went on a date that was not planned. After signing the contract with Lee Gun"s company, Kim Mi Young visited a botanical garden. She met Lee Gun there by accident, but declined to hang out with him, saying, "I hope I would not have to see you outside of the office." However, the rain started to fall and the two ran to the closest inn, because there were no transportation back to Seoul. Kim Mi Young tried to leave the inn, but Lee Gun held her hand and kissed her. In related news, the new MBC romantic comedy drama "Fated to Love You" tells a story of a naïve girl named Kim Mi Young, played by actress Jang Na Ra, who is at times too nice, and her destined love with Lee Gun, played by actor Jang Hyuyk, whose position as a heir is being threatened

“The Joseon Shooter” comes in first place

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KBS 2TV drama "The Joseon Shooter" ranked first place.

According to Nielsen Korea, the episode "The Joseon Shooter" on the 20th rated 11.1%. This is 0.1% more than the previous episode.

While "The Joseon Shooter" came in first place, MBC drama "Fated to Love You" and SBS "It"s Alright, That"s Love" dropped slightly.

They both rated 10.6% and 9.7% respectively, showing a slight drop in the numbers compared to the previous episode.

Meanwhile, on the seventeenth episode of "The Joseon Shooter", Park Yoon-kanh (Lee Joon-ki) was relieved to have ended his revenge, but it seemed otherwise as Kojong (Lee Min-woo) introduced Choi Won-sin (Yoo Oh-seong).

Source : news.nate.com/view/20

SISTAR Has an Amazingly Fun Summer Vacation in MV Teaser for “I Swear”

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Following their “Touch My Body” comeback last month, SISTAR is heading straight into their followup promotions with a new album and song “I Swear.” A teaser video has just been released.

Set for release on August 26, they continue on with a fun summer theme, dancing on a beach and playing with fireworks. From the teaser, it sounds like another upbeat dance track.

Previously, SISTAR made their come back after over a year with their third mini album “Touch & Move” on July 21. “Touch My Body” swept the charts and has ranked number one in the Gaon chart and two weeks on top of the Soompi chart. With that much success, it was a surprise for them to end promotions of “Touch My Body” and release a new song

SISTAR hint at their upcoming MV with teaser for “I Swear”

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Having finished teasing with their individual teaser photos, SISTAR have now dropped the MV teaser to go along with their follow-up track "I Swear"!



Filmed at a beach in Saipan, the girls use the beautiful scenery as the background for their next summer music video.


We also hear a bit of the chorus of the song, which is the title track off their upcoming special album "Sweet & Sour". "I Swear" is the work of Duble Sidekick and it"s a dance track that will apparently once again remind of you SISTAR"s charms.


You can check out the full release on the 26th, but in the meantime give the teaser a look above!

SISTAR releases video teaser for “I Swear”

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SISTAR prepares for their 2nd comeback stage after initially returning with their 1st summer track “Touch My Body” in July. To commemorate their upcoming special album “Sweet & Sour” release, SISTAR has unveiled the first video teaser to their upcoming track "I Swear."

The video teaser begins with SISTAR dancing to their new song alongside the beach line of Saipan. Dasom and Hyorin play with fireworks at night before all four girls are seen running down the meat freezing section in a store with Dasom in the cart.

After having spent their energy playing, SISTAR is seen exhausted sitting on a bench in front of a laundromat.

SISTAR will be releasing their new album on August 26.

Source: starshipTV