Super Junior start up their long-awaited comeback with “MAMACITA” MV!

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Super Junior have started up their long-awaited comeback with the music video for "MAMACITA"! 



Fans have been waiting for Super Junior"s seventh album "MAMACITA" ever since their comeback was announced earlier this summer, and the MV for the title song is finally here!

Although the physical copy of the album will drop on September 1, ELF will be able to hear the full songs earlier as the online release will take place on August 29 at midnight KST! The boys will then head on to perform their comeback stage on the same day. 

Watch Super Junior"s "MAMACITA" MV above!

YG’s New Survival Program “MIX & MATCH” to be Launched Soon

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YG Entertainment will be producing a new survival program, a year later after the launching of “WHO IS NEXT: WIN,” and its consequent birth of the current group, WINNER. The new show, called “MIX & MATCH,” will bring about a new boy group among a group of nine trainees—six from Team B (the rival team of WINNER during last year’s competition) plus three new trainees that will be introduced later (more details could be found in our previous cover of the news here).

The six members of Team B are B.I, Bobby, Kim Jin Hwan, Song Yoon Hyung, Goo Joon Hwe, and Kim Dong Hyuk. They will compete alongside three new members that have been picked in an internal audition that is said to have been highly difficult and competitive

2PM”s Nichkhun says he”s happy and discusses new line of bags with “rosa.K” on “One Night of TV Entertainment”

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2PM"s Nichkhun wittily avoided indirect questions about his girlfriend Girls" Generation"s Tiffany during his interview with SBS" "One Night of TV Entertainment".



The "One Night of TV Entertainment" reporter met with him at the showcase for the launch of his collaboration line of bags with "rosa.K". When ask how he"s been, Nichkhun responded, "I am filming a drama in China." The reporter then went right into an indirect question about his love life, asking, "You"re happy, right?"

Nichkhun, who is known to be quick-witted, understood the underlying question and simply replied, "I am happy," with a shy smile. The reporter continued, "You"re extremely happy, right?" He answered, "Yes, I am extremely happy," and changed the subject, "But filming makes me happy because being busy is good

A Pink’s Bomi to Show Off Her Cooking Skills on “A Pink’s Showtime”

By in News posted Oct August 28th, 2014 No comments

The August 28 broadcast of the MBC Every1 variety program “A Pink’s Showtime” will show Eunji’s younger brother visiting Eunji at A Pink’s dorm in Seoul during his school vacation.

While Eunji was thinking of things to do when her brother arrives, the A Pink members suggested taking him to a good restaurant. Following this suggestion, member Bomi offered the idea, “Let’s personally cook for him instead,” and set out to cook up one of Eunji’s brother’s favorite foods—a duck meat dish.

The members each decided on a menu, from duck meat to ddeokbokki. As they were cooking, they confessed, “This is the first time that all of us have cooked together.”

During this episode, Bomi will be showing off her knowledge of ingredients, as well as her impressive knife skills

Shin Se Kyung is full of energy on the set of “Iron Man”

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On August 26th, still shots of actress Shin Se Kyung were revealed as she worked on KBS 2TV’s new drama “Iron Man.”

Shin Se Kyung will be taking on the role of Son Se Dong, a girl who is bright, innocent, kind, and not afraid to take a stand for what she believes in.

The actress’ skill is shown in the pictures, as she changes from a solemn expression to a joyful one. She is also shown monitoring her work with an enthusiastic smile.

Staff from the set of “Iron Man” say that Shin Se Kyung brings energy and joy to the set as she works hard at her role.

"Iron Man" is set to premiere on September 10th, taking the spot of "Joseon Gunman."

Are you excited for the new drama?

Source: Star News

Teaser Trailer and Poster Revealed for Upcoming Thriller “Manhole” Starring Jung Kyung Ho, Jung Yoo Mi, and Kim Sae Ron

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On August 28, the teaser poster was released for the upcoming film “Manhole,” starring Jung Kyung Ho, Jung Yoo Mi, and Kim Sae Ron. It seems like a photo of a normal neighborhood alley but a mysterious heel is found next to a semi-opened, steaming manhole.

It is said that the scariest part of the movie is that is gives viewers the thought that something could happen at the most unexpected places; something as common as a manhole can serve as the tunnel to death.

A trailer was also released. The trailer is focused on the tens of thousands of manholes that exist in every street and alleyway of a city. Over the course of six months more than ten people have disappeared without a trace, except now they start to find clues in the manholes, such as strings of hair and spots of blood

Kang Hye Jung, Kal So Won, and more attend script reading for Chuseok drama special

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Kang Hye Jung, Kal So Won, and more attended the script reading for their upcoming MBC Chuseok special drama "The Bump In My Life"!



Kang Hye Jung, Kal So Won, Byun Hee Bong, Song Ok Sook, and more attended the script reading at MBC Dream Center in Ilsan, Seoul on August 28. Kang Hye Jung went from sobbing to coldly reading her lines, and the child actors were equally impressive. Kim Kyung Hee CP commented, "As the person who discovered this screenplay, I"m thankful and proud about the fantastic cast."


"The Bump In My Life" portrays the reconciliation between a grandfather and granddaughter. The Chuseok drama special is set to air on September 8!






Jang Bum Joon’s Collaboration MV with Upcoming Movie “My Brilliant Life” Revealed

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Busker Busker’s Jang Bum Joon—who recently made his return as a solo singer—revealed a music video for his song titled “No Words Can Describe My Love for You,” which was a collaboration with the upcoming movie “My Brilliant Life,” starring actors Kang Dong Won and Song Hye Gyo.

As the title song of Jang Bum Joon’s first solo album, “No Words Can Describe My Love for You” has taken charge of the top spot on various music charts right after its release. This particular music video is garnering attention as it is a song-movie collaboration between Jang Bum Joon and the actors of “My Brilliant Life,” which is a movie that has been raising many people’s expectations.

In the music video, you can get a glimpse of what to anticipate from the actual movie, as it displays various scenes of the touching story

D-4: Jay Park reveals cover artwork for “EVOLUTION” album

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With the music video teaser for his title track “So Good,” teaser photos, and a 17-song tracklist for his impending 2nd studio album “EVOLUTION,” Jay Park has now unveiled an alluring cover image for his first album in two years.

The image portrays a side profile of Jay Park down to the shoulders, in which various layers of overlay and mesh have created a mysterious atmosphere in the photo.

Not exactly dark, but bordering around both hip-hop as well as Jay’s own unique charm, the countdown label simply reads, “D-4.” Another photo was posted on AOMG’s official Facebook not long after, in which the logo of the countdown is removed for fans to personally download and fully enjoy.

Just four days remain until Jay Park will make his second greatest comeback to mark the end of the summer season

YG Family tour coming to Beijing, China this October

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Fans in China, if you can"t make it to YG Family"s upcoming concert in Shanghai on August 30, you"re in luck because they"re also coming to Beijing this October!


The "YG FAMILY 2014 GALAXY TOUR : POWER IN BEIJING" will be held at Worker"s Stadium in Beijing, China on October 19. According to the poster, fans in Taiwan will be seeing big names including Psy, Big Bang, 2NE1, Epik High, and WINNER, who have been dominating music charts and shows with their debut.

The YG Family successfully wrapped up their concerts in Japan and recently brought in 35,000 fans to their "AIA Real Life : Now Festival 2014" (aka "YG Family 2014 World Tour: Power in Seoul") at Jamsil Sports Complex Main Stadium, Seoul on the 15th. They also have their concerts in Shanghai, China on August 30, Singapore on September 13-14, and Taiwan on October 25 coming up

LABOUM debuts with “Pit a Pat” from first single “Petit Macaron” + “making of” videos

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Rookie girl group LABOUM has been drawing attention with the release of their short but cute music video teaser and with the wait finally over, they have released their debut music video for title track “Pit a Pat”!

LABOUM, which means “the party” in French, is a collaborative girl group between Nega Network and NH Media. With six members in the group - Haein, Solbin, Yulhee, Soyeon, ZN and Yujeong - excitement for their debut has been rising since the release of their cute teasers and also for the similar looks between the members and other idols.With LABOUM’s debut single album featuring tracks by Song Jieum, who wrote EXO’s “Growl,” and composer Jung Jaeyeop, who composed TaeTiSeo’s “Twinkle,” anticipation for the upcoming songs has also been rising.

Finally, the wait is over

Sooyoung shows her motherly side in a still from “My Spring Day” + teaser video

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Girls" Generation"s Sooyoung warmed hearts with her motherly side in a still cut from her upcoming MBC Wed-Thurs drama "My Spring Day"!




SONE already know Sooyoung gets along with children, and it looks like her love of kids has translated to the small screen. After Sooyoung"s character Lee Bom Yi gets a heart transplant, she lives life to the fullest in place of her donor and meets Kang Dong Ha (Kam Woo Sung) and his two children in the scene above.


The drama"s production company Dream E&M rep stated, "Sooyoung looked after the child actors first, so they wouldn"t be awkward around her. She treated them like her own daughter and son, so a beautiful and important scene was able to come about

U-KISS Celebrates Sixth Debut Anniversary!

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On August 28, a video celebrating U-KISS’ sixth debut anniversary was uploaded onto the group’s official YouTube account. This congratulatory video contained a special message just for their fans, KISSme, as it is titled, “Dear.KISSme ♥ A Video Message from U-KISS. Thank You for Loving Us So Much for 6 Years. We Love You.” The group made their debut into the music industry on August 28, 2008.

In the message, members Jun, Soohyun, Kiseop, Hoon, Kevin, and Eli shared their words of thanks and love to the fans who have continued to support them for the past six years. They expressed: “We are making a lot of great memories with KISSme. There have been a lot of good things and not so good things that have happened, but thank you so much for always believing in U-KISS and loving us

Davichi to take over as special DJs for “Volume Up” radio

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Davichi (Kang Min Kyung and Lee Hae Ri) are taking over KBS Cool FM"s "Yoo In Na"s Volume Up" radio show as special DJs!



The radio show"s rep stated on August 28, "Davichi"s Lee Hae Ri and Kang Min Kyung will be special DJs together this weekend on August 29-31." On top of hosting the radio show as DJs, Davichi are set to perform live on air and get fans to know them better. The duo will be filling in for Yoo In Na, who is busy filming the tvN drama "My Secret Hotel".


Tune into "Yoo In Na"s Volume Up" radio with DJ Lee Hae Ri and Kang Min Kyung on August 29-31 at 8 PM KST!

Baek Ji-young performs in the U.S.

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Baek Ji-young will become the first K-pop singer to perform at the Avery Fisher Hall at the Lincoln Center in New York on Saturday. "I think there is nothing else I can do but to give a good performance", said Baek, according to local media reports yesterday. "I"ll do my best not to disappoint the audience members who visit".The singer is also holding her solo concert "Sentimental Memories" in the United States today at Club Nokia in Los Angeles. She will present many of her hit songs, including "My Ear"s Candy" and "Good Boy", along with songs included in TV dramas such as "That Woman" from the SBS drama "Secret Garden" and "Don"t Forget" from the KBS drama "IRIS 2".After her two concerts in the United States, the singer will come back to Korea to start her national tour "2014 Baek Ji Young Show - That Woman"

Baek Ji Young to have a solo concert in the US

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Baek Ji Young will become the first K-pop singer to perform at the Avery Fisher Hall at the Lincoln Center in New York.
The singer will be holding her "Sentimental Memories" solo concert at Nokia Club in L.A on August 28 and Avery Fisher Hall in New York on the 30th. She is set to perform many of her hit songs, including “My Ear’s Candy”, “Good Boy,” along with OSTs such as “That Woman” from the SBS drama “Secret Garden” and “Don’t Forget” from the KBS drama “Iris 2.”
Baek Ji Young shared, "I think there is nothing else I can do but to give a good performance. I’ll do my best not to disappoint the audience".
After her two concerts in the United States, the singer will come back to Korea to start her national tour “2014 Baek Ji Young Show - That Woman” on September 20

4TEN share practice video for debut song “Tornado”

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Only two days after the release of their debut song “Tornado,” rookie girl group 4TEN has unveiled a dance practice video.

Ahead of their debut stages, 4TEN reveals the full choreography to their track “Tornado.”

4TEN showcases their cute dance moves and steps with high energy and bright smiles. Each member, dressed in simple T-shirts and shorts, has a name tag attached to their shirts to help fans learn their names.

They will perform their debut stage on M! Countdown on August 28th.

Watch their practice session below! Are you excited for their debut stage?

Source: 4TEN

BIGBANG’s T.O.P: “Honey Lee Almost Debuted as a Member of 2NE1”

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Actress Honey Lee and BIGBANG member T.O.P have been speaking about their past as YG Entertainment trainees, as the stars continue to promote their upcoming movie, “Tazza 2.”

Speaking on an SBS’ Night of TV Entertainment,” on August 27, T.O.P revealed that Honey Lee was actually in line to debut as a member of girl group 2NE1 before she broke through as a star in her own right. He explained, “Honey Lee was a YG Entertainment trainee, like me. For a while, it looked like she was going to debut with 2NE1. I remember thinking, ‘Why does she want to get into the world of music if she looks as beautiful as she does?’ The next thing I knew, she had become Miss Korea!”

Honey Lee also spoke about her thoughts on T.O.P, and said that she was happy to act with the BIGBANG star

Kim Ji Suk

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Name: 김지석 / Kim Ji Suk
Real name: 김보석 / Kim Bo Suk
Profession: Actor
Birthdate: 1981-Apr-21
Birthplace: South Korea
Height: 181cm
Weight: 71kg
Star sign: Taurus
Blood type: AB
Education: Hankuk University College of Law
Hobbies: Rapping, swimming and hapkido (a form of martial arts)
Additional info He speaks fluent English

TV Series

I Need Romance 2012 (tvN, 2012)
Personal Taste (MBC, 2010)
Chuno (KBS2, 2010)
Hometown Legends (KBS2, 2009)
Star’s Lover (SBS, 2008) Cameo
Strongest Chil Woo (KBS2, 2008) Cameo
I Hate You, But It’s Fine (KBS1, 2007)
Just Run! (KBS 2007)
Couple Breaking (CHCGV, 2007)
The Vineyard Man (KBS2, 2006)
I Want to Love (SBS, 2006)
Nonstop 5 (MBC, 2005)

Movies

Two Moons (2012)
Lady Daddy (2010)
Take Off (2009)
Eye for an Eye, Tooth for a Tooth (2008)
What Happened Last Night? (2008)
200 Pounds Beauty (2006)
Love in Magic (2004)

Awards

2007 KBS Drama Awards: Best New Actor Award for I Hate You, But It’s Fine


Jewelry”s Yewon models the fall collection of underwear brand “Yes”

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Jewelry"s Yewon showed off her "bagel girl" visuals in her fall pictorial for underwear brand "Yes"!



The idol modeled the fall trend of leopard prints and checkered patterns, and exuded sweet and sexy charms in lingerie from the brand.

The brand"s marketing team stated, "Yewon"s previous spring-summer pictorial for "Yes" received a lot of attention for her lively image... In this fall pictorial, [Yewon] perfectly took on "Yes"s new style for women in their twenties with her mature image so we expect an even better response."


Check out more photos below!