Kim Sae Ron shows her hearty appetite on the set of “High School”

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Kim Sae Ron continued to make fans smile with her hearty appetite on the set of KBS 2TV teen-fantasy drama "High School" ("High School: Love On")!



As as growing teenager (international age: 14), the young actress makes sure to eat a lot during breaks between filming. She was spotted feasting on pizza with some Tabasco hot sauce on the side. Kim Sae Ron also played with her pepero, channeling a bit of her 4-D character Lee Seul Bi. Now all she needs to do is grab a food CF deal!


Catch "High School" every Friday at 8:55 PM KST!

Running Man duo Kwangsoo and Yoo Jaesuk join ALS “Ice Bucket Challenge”

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After being challenged by Jo Insung, Lee Kwangsoo does the Ice Bucket Challenge! Legendary comedian and host Yoo Jaesuk followed suit, quickly turning both their videos viral in Korea.

Jo Insung recently did the Ice Bucket Challenge on the set of “It’s Okay, That’s Love” and nominated co-star, Lee Kwangsoo, along with baseball player Jo Insung and actor Lim Juhwan.

Well, Kwangsoo did not disappoint! He updated his official Facebook with the ice bucket challenge video, having fellow Running Man member, Kim Jongkook, pour the ice water over his head. Kwangsoo then challenged athlete Lee Sunghwa, actor Yoo Yeonsuk, and finally Kim Jongkook!

And soon after, Kwangsoo updated his Facebook again with a video of Yoo Jaesuk doing the challenge! Kwangsoo posted the video with the comment, “Because Jaesuk hyung doesn’t do SNS, I’m uploading the video instead

Lee Jong Suk and Park Shin Hye Considering New Drama “Pinocchio”

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Actors Lee Jong Suk and Park Shin Hye are considering casting offers for SBS‘s upcoming Wednesday-Thursday drama titled “Pinocchio.”

Both of Lee Jong Suk’s and Park Shin Hye’s agencies, Wellmade and S.A.L.T. Entertainment, respectively, stated that their stars are reviewing the offer.

“Pinocchio” will follow the story of local TV news reporters. If Lee Jong Suk agrees, he will once again be working with scriptwriter and director pair- Park Hye Ryun and PD Jo Soo Won- who worked together on the hit drama “I Hear Your Voice” with Lee Jong Suk.

Earlier in the month, it was reported by the local media that actor Kim Woo Bin, a close friend of Lee Jong Suk, was offered a role in “Pinocchio,” with a correction later by SBS stating that Kim Woo Bin was not being courted because of his schedule

B2ST, 4minute, APINK’s Eunji, Roy Kim, Jung Joonyoung and more participate in ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

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Since the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge has gone viral in Korea, Eric Nam, f(x) Amber, Super Junior’s Donghae and Eunhyuk, Siwon, Jinusean’s Sean, Tim, Brian Joo, Park Seungil, BTOB’s Peniel, U-KISS Kevin, Park Hanbyul and more have participated.

Koreaboo also released an ALS Ice Bucket Challenge video, nominating NS Yoonji, 레인보우(Rainbow)’s Jaekyung, ZE:A [제국의아이들]’s Dongjun, TINY-G’s Mint, Megan Lee, and Tablo!!

Now, Donjon has responded to the challenged by Lee Youngpyo, the infamous soccer player, who was challenged by Sean. Doojoon took a “ice shower” by dunking his head in a sink of ice water, as seen by the picture that he released on his official Twitter.

Challenged by Lee Youngpyo, another B2ST member, Kikwang, also responded!

Doojoon challenged 4minute’s Sohyun and BTOB’s Eunkwang, and Kikwang challenged Kim Junsu and fellow member Dongwoon

BTS release making of “Dark & Wild” photo shoot

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BTS have released the making of their "Dark & Wild" album photo shoot! 


Like the title of their album "Dark & Wild", BTS are back with a charismatic, "bad boy" concept to suit their title track, "Danger". The members looked tough as ever in ripped denim and black attire on set, and you can check out what happened behind the scenes.

Watch the making of BTS" "Dark & Wild" album above!

Tip: Desiree

KARA reveal the type of men they like + talk about new member Youngji

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On the August 19 edition of SBS radio program "Cultwo Show", KARA talked about the type of men they like as well as their new member, Youngji.


Hara said her ideal type was someone who takes care of himself well, saying, "I like someone who is good at his work and has a plan. He needs to be on time. I don"t like tardiness."


Seungyeon talked about the traits she didn"t like in a man: "I don"t like men who get too fired up. There are people who are prepared to fight when you hit them. I think people who have fire in their eyes are tiring. I like someone who can embrace things with an open mind. I like people who have composure in their eyes."


Gyuri said, "I like someone who takes care of himself well, has manners, and does not waste anything," while Youngji said, "I like someone who does not use his strength on weak people but on strong people

[Gallery] K-Pop Idols, Actors and Actresses Take on The “Ice Bucket Challenge”

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After sweeping up American CEOs, actors, musicians and athletes in the past few weeks, the “Ice Bucket Challenge” has just spread to the K-Pop world!

If you haven’t heard the “Ice Bucket Challenge” before, participants film themselves pouring a bucket of ice water on their head. Once they’ve taken the plunge, they call out three friends to take on the challenge, or donate $100 to the ALS Foundation, and upload the video to a social media platform.

List:

Tim, Sean (Jinusean), Brian Joo, Jo In SungLim Juhwan, Siwon, Donghae, Eunhyuk, Sungil Park, Eric Nam, Kevin (U-KISS), Amber (f(x)), Peniel (BTOB), Park Hanbyul, BESTie, Jung Eunji (A Pink), Lee Kwang Soo, Kikwang (BEAST)

More will be added as they become available!

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SHINee’s Taemin to perform with EXO’s Kai for “Pretty Boy” on M! Countdown

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With his solo music video revealed just four days ago, SHINee’s first soloist, Taemin, will be making his M! Countdown debut with EXO-K’s Kai, who was featured in his album track “Pretty Boy”!

As shown by his mini tracklist, Taemin’s first mini-album “Ace” included Kai in one of its songs, “Pretty Boy.” As it is well known that the two have been friends since training, fans have since then responded positively to this new duo performance that will be broadcast during its August 21st premiere. Taemin will be performing his title track “Danger” along with “Pretty Boy,” two distinct songs that will show different traits and talents of Taemin.

So far, Taemin has performed “Danger” on KBS Music Bank as well as the first concert in Seoul for “SMTOWN LIVE WORLD TOUR IV” on the 15th – the day of his music video release

“Finding True Love” premieres, but which Mon-Tues drama was #1 in its time slot this week?

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"Finding True Love" premiered, but it was "The Night Watchman" that broke its own record to maintain its #1 spot in its time slot this week!




According to AGB Nielsen Media Research, the August 19th episode of MBC"s "The Night Watchman" broke its own record by achieving a 12.7% viewer rating, which is a 0.6% increase from its previous viewer rating of 12.1% for its August 18th episode.


SBS" "Temptation"s rose 0.7% from a 8.1% for its Wednesday episode to 8.8% viewer rating for its Thursday episode this week, and KBS 2TV"s "Finding True Love" achieved a 6.3% viewer rating for both nights.


Which Mon-Tues drama did you kick off your week with?

SHINee’s Taemin to Perform “Pretty Boy” on “M!Countdown” with EXO’s Kai

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SHINee’s Taemin will be sharing the stage and performing alongside best friend EXO’s Kai once again on his solo debut stage on “M!Countdown” tomorrow.

Taemin will perform two songs for his first solo stage at the music show. He will be performing his title song “Danger” and b-side song “Pretty Boy,” which he will be performing with EXO’s Kai. The two popular idols first performed the special stage on last week’s “SM Town World Tour.

Kai also came out as a guest in Taemin’s episode for Mnet‘s “4 Things,” where they talked about their close friendship.

Meanwhile, Taemin’s first solo album entitled “Ace” was recently released on August 18, and the SHINee member started his promotions as a solo singer for his title song “Danger” on last week’s KBS “Music Bank

JYJ to Perform at the Opening Ceremony of the 17th Incheon Asian Games

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JYJ will be performing at the opening ceremony of the 17th Incheon Asian Games that will be held next month.

CJeS Entertainment released a statement earlier today saying, “At first, when JYJ was appointed as the IAG ambassador, it was agreed that they would be appearing at the opening and closing ceremonies, as well as performing the final stage of the Games. However, upon negotiation, we have come to an agreement that JYJ will be performing one song before the finale stage of the opening ceremony.”

JYJ will be singing the theme song of the Incheon Asian Games entitled “Only One” and will be performing at the same event with the likes of Kim Soo Hyun, EXO, BIGBANG, CNBLUE, and PSY

Sean and Jung Hye Young celebrate their 10th wedding anniversary with “Elle”

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Jinusean"s Sean and Jung Hye Young jumped back into their tuxedo and wedding dress for their 10th wedding anniversary pictorial with "Elle"!



Jung Hye Young, the mother of four (Ha Eum, Ha Rang, Ha Yool, and Ha El) who are also pictured, shared that she doesn"t regret marrying her husband. She said, "With our new wedding photo shoot ahead, I thought about my wedding ceremony 10 years ago. Even if 10 years have passed, I still am thankful and fortunate to love this man and see him as a blessing... I don"t hesitate to be affectionate [towards my husband] even in front of the children. Even after I woke up this morning, I greeted him by telling him, "Bless you. I love you!""


She also shared her goal as a mother, "Rather than trying to help each child live a comfortable life, I want to make the world our children live in a happier place

Lee Kwang Soo Takes On the Ice Bucket Challenge, Assisted by Fellow “Running Man” Member Kim Jong Kook

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Lee Kwang Soo recently joined in on the ALS (amyotrophic lateral sclerosis; Lou Gehrig’s disease) ice bucket challenge with the help of fellow “Running Man” member Kim Jong Kook, after he was challenged by “It’s Okay It’s Love” costar Jo In Sung. He uploaded his video on Facebook on August 20, saying that “it’s an honor to be a part of such a meaningful campaign, and I hope that through it, many will gain hope and strength.”

Kim Jong Kook then made his entrance, pouring the ice water over Lee Kwang Soo’s head. “You’re doing a good thing!” he said.

Shivering, Lee Kwang Soo challenged three more to participate: speed skater Lee Sang Hwa, actor Yoo Yeon Seok, and of course, Kim Jong Kook, who subsequently kicked Kwang Soo and grabbed him by the collar in protest

Taemin talks about getting support from his fellow SHINee members

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On SBS radio program "Kim Chang Ryul"s Old School", Taemin talked about how the other SHINee members were supporting him in his solo career.


He said, "The SHINee members support me a lot. They even furtively give me presents. The members contact me at dawn, take care of me, and watch over my broadcasts. All of the members come to support me, but Jonghyun in particular takes care of me a lot. I knew Jonghyun the longest. He"s really caring."


Taemin added, "He"s happier for me than I"m happier for myself. Key gave me a present. The funny thing is it"s almost Key"s birthday, so I do think that"s why he did that for me."




Kim Chang Ryul said, "Which member made harsh comments?" Taemin responded, "None

Koreaboo does ALS “ICE BUCKET CHALLENGE”; nominates NS Yoonji, Megan Lee, Rainbow Jaekyung, ZEA: Dongjun, TINY-G Mint, Tablo

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The ALS “ICE BUCKET CHALLENGE” has been going viral across Korea with idols such as Super Junior’s Siwon, Donghae and Eunhyuk and f(x) Amber, Eric Nam, Sean, Tim, BTOB’s Peniel, U-Kiss Kevin and more!

Koreaboo decided to participate in the challenge and also nominate some of our friends!! We also donated $100 each on behalf of our staff in order to ensure that we aren’t just doing the video for fun.. but also to help the original cause!

Check out the full video below and find out the full list of people we nominated:

Jo In Sung and Gong Hyo Jin Have a Kissing Parade on “It’s Okay It’s Love”—8 Kisses in 8 Episodes

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Warning: Mild spoilers ahead…

Jo In Sung and Gong Hyo Jin are currently garnering much attention as one of the hottest and most intimate couples on television, starring together in the popular Wednesday-Thursday drama “It’s Okay It’s Love.” They play the roles of Jang Jae Yeol (Jo In Sung) and Ji Hae Soo (Gong Hyo Jin). Both characters have their own personal wounds, but they begin to heal through their relationship with each other.

In episode seven, which aired last week, the two characters officially entered into a relationship. They soon got even more intimate throughout the episode, especially during their Okinawa trip in episode eight. Despite their constant bickering, they make up fairly quickly and confirm that with kisses, causing fans’ hearts to flutter

Heechul, Lee Kwang Soo, Doojoon, Kikwang, Roy Kim, Lim Joo Hwan, and Park Han Byul accept the “ALS Ice Bucket Challenge”

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Super Junior"s Heechul, Lee Kwang Soo, B2ST"s Doojoon and Kikwang, Roy Kim, Lim Joo Hwan, and Park Han Byul were the next Korean celebrities to take on the trending "ALS Ice Bucket Challenge", which is raising awareness about ALS ("Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis" also known as Lou Gehrig"s disease)!




To complete the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge, you must choose to accept the challenge given by someone you know and tag three others within 24 hours or donate $100 to their local organization for those suffering from Lou Gehrig"s disease. In Korea, the organization dedicated to this is the Seungil Hope Foundation. Of course, you can always donate whether you"ve done the challenge or not!


To recap, Heechul was tagged by fellow members Donghae and Eunhyuk, B2ST"s Doojoon and Kikwang were tagged by retired soccer star and KBS soccer commentator Lee Young Pyo, and Lee Kwang Soo and Lim Joo Hwan were tagged by Jo In Sung

Project group Big Byung releases music video for “Stress Come On”

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The official music video for Big Byung’s “Stress Come On” was released online through 1theK on August 20th.

On “Hitmaker,” Jung Hyungdon and Defconn have decided to take on the challenge of becoming producers, and call themselves Brave Duble Tiger, a combination of the names of producers Brave Brother, Duble Sidekick, and Shinsadong Tiger.

Their first group, Big Byung (“Big Bottle”) is a group made up of GOT7’s Jackson, VIXX’s N and Hyuk, and BTOB’s Sungjae. Big Byung’s debut song “Stress Come On” is about different situations that cause stress.

The music video starts out with the boys skipping down the road, introducing themselves with their new stage names. Throughout the video, Big Byung’s members combine their silly and serious expressions and dance moves to describe stress

EXO”s D.O. works hard behind the scenes of “It”s Okay, That”s Love”

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EXO"s D.O. has been getting praise for exceeding expectations for his acting debut, and he showed that it was all earned through hard work and dedication in behind-the-scenes photos from his SBS Wed-Thurs drama "It"s Okay, That"s Love"!



According to reports, D.O. always keeps his hands on his script, meticulously practices each pose, and seeks advise from director Kim Kyu Tae to perfect his role as Han Kang Woo.


A rep from the drama stated, "D.O. possesses the fresh charms and passion of a rookie actor on set. In order to show good acting, he always looks at his script and practices non-stop, which is admirable and something to be proud of." Another rep stated, "His polite greetings on set left a deep impression

[Photos] Added new stills for the upcoming Korean movie “Tunnel 3D”

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Added new stills for the upcoming Korean movie "Tunnel 3D" (2014)

Directed by Park Gyoo-taek

With Jeong Yoo-mi, Yeon Woo-jin, Song Jae-rim, Jeong Si-yeon, Son Byeong-ho, Lee Si-won,...

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Synopsis
A 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.

Release date in Korea : 2014/08/20

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