Kang Hye Jung Wishes Daughter Haru Doesn’t Become a Celebrity like Her and Tablo on “Superman Returns”

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With popular celebrity parents actress Kang Hye Jung and musician Tablo, everybody is pretty much expecting “Hip-hop Prodigy” Haru to follow the footsteps of her parents. However, Kang Hye Jung revealed that she wishes a different path for her four-year-old daughter.

On the August 31 broadcast of KBS 2TV’s “Superman Returns,” the family of Tablo, Kang Hye Jung, and Haru were shown as they were traveling to Kangneung.

While enroute to Kangneung, Haru passed some time rapping to a beat. The young girl showed some skills as she took after her father Tablo who is one of the most intelligent rappers in the Korean music industry.

While Haru’s parents showed appreciation and pride in her natural talent, both Kang Hye Jung and Tablo weren’t able to hide their concern

Lee Dong Wook’s Sister Spills the Beans on the Actor’s Ex-Girlfriends

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Lee Dong Wook’s sister revealed a few juicy information about his actor brother’s love life on the recent episode of SBS’ “Roommate.”

On the August 31 broadcast of the SBS variety show, Lee Dong Wook and Jo Seho were shown to have met with some of their family members.

Jo Seho asked Lee Dong Wook’s younger sister, “Have you seen your brother’s ex-girlfriend?” Lee Dong Wook’s sister replied, “I saw his (ex) girlfriend. I also ate with her,” raising the curiosity about the actor’s romantic affairs.

Jo Seho followed, “Around how many times?” Lee Dong Wook’s sister continued, “I also didn’t see her as a celebrity, I just saw her as my brother’s girlfriend,” putting Lee Dong Wook in a hot seat

Kim Ji Hoon Fulfills Promise to Dance EXO’s “Growl”

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“Jang Bori is Here” actor Kim Ji Hoon showed his utmost gratitude to the viewers of his show as he danced to EXO‘s “Growl” to fulfill his promise.

On the August 31 broadcast of MBC’s “Section TV Entertainment Relay,” Kim Ji Hoon showed how he fulfilled his promise to the viewers of MBC’s “Jang Bori is Here” who gave the show a 30% viewership rating.

The actor made a promise during the production presentation of “Jang Bori is Here” that if the viewership rating reaches 30%, he will dance to EXO’s “Growl” in front of a lot of people.

Kim Ji Hoon went together with actress Oh Yeon Seo, who plays Bori, and Kim Ji Young, who plays her on-screen daughter Bi Dan to Myeongdong and surprised everyone by performing in the middle of the street

Actress Lee Jung Hyun Picks Tao as Her Favorite EXO Member

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Seems like EXO‘s popularity have reached everybody, even actress Lee Jung Hyun who admitted that she has taken a liking to the famous boy group.

On the KBS2 “Entertainment Relay,” the “Roaring Currents” actress was asked who would she want to pose for a magazine photo shoot with and she responded that she would want to model with EXO. She explained that it’s because the group is receiving a lot of love and popularity that made her notice the boy group. When asked who she liked the most in the group, she replied that she liked Chinese member Tao.

Meanwhile, Lee Jung Hyun also expressed her happiness when the topic of her movie “Roaring Currents” recently breaking box-office records to become the highest grossing movie in Korea was mentioned

Ailee Scoops Prize at Korea Creation Culture Art Awards

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Solo star Ailee has bagged the Grand Prix prize in the K-pop section at the 2014 Korea Creation Culture Arts Awards. The singer was presented with the prize at a ceremony held on August 30 at the National Assembly Memorial Hall in the Yeouido district of Seoul.

This is only the second time that the awards ceremony has been held, and other recipients this year included ballad singer Shin Hyo Bum and Trot singer Park Sang Chul, as well as other stars from the world of sport and modeling.

Meanwhile, Ailee is set to appear in the latest edition of SBS entertainment show “Running Man,” along with other guest stars such as Kim Tae Woo and Lee Sung Jae

Orange Caramel’s Lizzy Worries about Her Financial Future as an Idol

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Orange Caramel and After School member Lizzy has been speaking about what she sees as the financial perils of being an idol group star.

The singer was appearing on MBC talk show “Quiz to Change the World,” along with fellow Orange Caramel members Nana and Raina, and spoke of how important it was for her to be conservative when it comes to spending money.

She explained, ” I don’t like wasting money. I am an idol, and in our industry, we have no real way of knowing when the money is going to stop coming in.”

Other participants in the show expressed their surprise at the fact that Lizzy, who debuted with After School in 2010, was already considering issues such as these.

Lizzy responded, “That is the nature of being an idol group member

Actress Jang Nara reveals selcas taken with older brother

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Amidst filming and promoting her latest MBC Wednesday-Thursday drama “Fated to Love You,” actress Jang Nara uploaded selcas of her and her older brother through her personal Twitter!

Standing close together, the two showed their close relationship despite Jang Nara’s busy schedule. Netizens easily noticed their similarities in their eyes, as they are both pretty large and round.

Simply adding the caption, “Going outside with oppa. Our oppa says my hand trembling is a bit severe,” she gave fans an insight into her relationship with Jung Seongwon.

Comments included, “Jang Nara unnie looks the same whenever her debut date was,” “Jang Nara’s oppa Jang Seongwon is even better-looking daebak,” “Jang Nara and Jang Seongwon really look alike,” and more

Actress Jang Nara reveals selcas taken with her older brother!

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Amidst filming and promoting her latest MBC Wednesday-Thursday drama “Fated to Love You,” actress Jang Nara uploaded selcas of her and her older brother through her personal Twitter!

Standing close together, the two showed their close relationship despite Jang Nara’s busy schedule. Netizens easily noticed their similarities in their eyes, as they are both pretty large and round.

Simply adding the caption, “Going outside with oppa. Our oppa says my hand trembling is a bit severe,” she gave fans an insight into her relationship with Jung Seongwon.

Comments included, “Jang Nara unnie looks the same whenever her debut date was,” “Jang Nara’s oppa Jang Seongwon is even better-looking daebak,” “Jang Nara and Jang Seongwon really look alike,” and more

Winner Wins Again with “Empty” on Inkigayo + Performances from Super Junior, EXID, Royal Pirates and More!

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This week on SBS’ “Inkigayo,” it was Kara vs Winner vs Jang Beom Joon for first place. Kara’s “Mamma Mia,” Winner’s “Empty” and Jang Beom Joon, “Difficult Woman,” competed against each other for no.1, with Winner’s “Empty” winning. Congrats, Winner! This is their second win in a row on Inkigayo.

“Inkigayo” also provided a comeback stage for Super Junior (“Mamacita“ + “Shirt“), SISTAR (“I Swear”), BESTie (“I Need You“), and EXID (“Up and Down“).

The complete list of performers include Super Junior, Taemin, SISTAR, Kara, Winner, Secret, BTS, Park Bo Ram, Orange Caramel, EXID, BESTie, JJCC, Sunny Hill, Royal Pirates, 4TEN, HIGH4, Laboum, and Lip Service

Tak Jae Hoon’s Wife Files Counteraction in Divorce Case

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According to sources in the entertainment industry, singer Tak Jae Hoon’s wife “A” has filed a counteraction in their divorce dispute. A fierce legal battle over child custody and property division is expected to follow.

A countersuit is normally seen in divorce cases where the defendant (in this case “A”) feels that the plaintiff (Tak Jae Hoon) has made unfair allegations. The original case and the counteraction will probably be consolidated into one case.

Taek Jae Hoon was married in 2001 and filed for divorce from his wife this past May due to personality differences. He has a son and a daughter from his marriage. He suspended all professional activities last year after being sentenced to six months in prison and one year of probation for illegal gambling. On August 26 he released his digital single Part 1 “Blank” through various music sites

Krystal Jung

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Name: 크리스탈 정 / Krystal Jung
Also known as: 정수정 / Jung Soo Jung
Profession: Singer, actress
Birthdate: 1994-Oct-24
Birthplace: San Francisco, California
Height: 165cm
Weight: 45kg
Star sign: Scorpio
Blood type: A
Family: Older sister/singer Jessica Jung
Talent agency: SM Entertainment
KPOP group: f(x)

TV Shows

High Kick 3: The Revenge of the Short Legged (MBC, 2011)
More Charming by the Day (MBC, 2010)


Seo In Young Dazzles with “Magic Castle” Cover on “Immortal Song”

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Solo star Seo In Young recorded a massive score of 410 in a special edition of KBS2 show “Immortal Song” on August 30. The special edition of the show was celebrating songs taken from one-million-plus selling albums, and Seo In Young chose to cover The Classic‘s “Magic Castle,” originally a hit in 1994.

The former Jewelry member spent 10 million won (about US$9,850) on the performance, and completely reinvented the song as a jazzy number, which was also a visual feast. Indeed, her performance looked as though it might not have been out of place in a musical like “Chicago,” and featured tap dancing, cabaret-style dancing and music from a nine-member brass band.

The singer also brought in eight dancers, a percussionist and three backing singers, and also picked out her own costume and accessories

Haru Shows How Much She Resembles Mom Kang Hye Jung in “Superman Returns”

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As “Healing Girl” Lee Haru grows older, she resembles her mother Kang Hye Jung even more, and they confirmed that mother and daughter look identical.

On the August 31 broadcast of “Happy Sunday – Superman Returns,” Tablo, Kang Hye Jung, and Haru went on vacation to Sokcho, spending amicable time together.

Haru especially looked like Kang Hye Jung in her wedding photo, and Haru surprised Kang Hye Jung and Tablo with the cream on her nose.

On the final day of their vacation in Sokcho, Tablo and Kang Hye Jung spent quality time together sitting at a cafe which had a view of the ocean and had a good atmosphere. During a serious atmosphere, Tablo and Kang Hye Jung were surprised and burst into laughter. It was due to Haru putting cream on her nose and showing special aegyo towards her mother

Heechul Chooses AOA as Super Junior’s Rival Group

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Super Junior member Heechul recently chose girl group AOA as his group’s biggest rival.

On the August 30 broadcast of KBS 2TV’s “Entertainment Weekly,” the members of Super Junior sat down for an interview with the entertainment news program.

During the interview, the reporter asked if there was a group that has caught their eye or seems like a threat to Super Junior. Without hesitation, member Heechul immediately responded with, “AOA,” causing everyone to burst into laughter.

It seems Heechul misunderstood the question, as he asked, “Oh, did you mean as a rival?” However, Kangin stepped in to jokingly clarify, “To Heechul, AOA really is a rival.” Heechul joked back saying, “When I see a really pretty person, I get mad,” making everyone laugh with his witty answer

Infinite Challenge holds successful “Hyung Gwang Fan Camp”

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Inifinite Challenge members went on a 2 day and 1 night trip, to thank their loyal fans.

On July 6, the staff of Infinite Challenge posted a poster on their official homepage, announcing a “Hyung Gwang Fan Camp.” They stated that ‘if you are a fan of the Infinite Challenge hyungs, gather up!’ The name of the camp is a play on words meaning both “highlighter pen” and “hyung’s big fan.”

This event was created to thanks loyal fans who have stayed with the program for the past nine years. Anyone was allowed to participate regardless of age, sex, and nationality.

The Infinite Challenge members, with 60 of their fans, ate together, shared stories with each other and played fun missions and games, creating special memories between the Infinite Challenge members and fans

Song Ji Hyo and 2AM’s Seulong Reunited for “Running Man”

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A new “couple” is set to appear on the latest episode of SBS show “Running Man.”

Pictures released by the network show that star Song Ji Hyo will be joined on the program by 2AM member Seulong. The two have previously acted together on KBS2 drama “The Fugitive of Joseon,” which aired last year. The images released show that the pair clearly enjoyed their reunion on “Running Man.”

As part of the show, which will air on SBS at 6:10pm (Korean time) on August 31, Song Ji Hyo is sent to an amusement park to find her mystery partner. That partner eventually turns out to be the 2AM star. When they meet, they express delight.

Photos show that the pair then embark on something that almost resembles a date

Actor Park Hae Jin Donates 100 Million Won to the Flood Victims in Busan

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Actor Park Hae Jin donated 100 million won (approx. $100,000 USD) for the people in Busan who were recently affected by the harsh floods. The actors hopes that his donation does some good to the people, especially while the Korean traditional Chuseok holidays are nearing.

It has been reported that the actor had previously made a donation through UNICEF when the Sewol ferry accident ensued last April. While the amount has not been revealed, Park Hae Jin said that he hopes the money goes into helping the victims’ living expenses and psychotherapy.

After his appearances in “My Love from the Star” and “Doctor Stranger,” Park Hae Jin is preparing for his role in the upcoming OCN drama “Bad Guys.”

See also: Actor Park Hae Jin Cast as Lead Role in New OCN Drama “Bad Guys”

Super Junior’s Communication Has Improved Since Eunhyuk Started Drinking Alcohol?

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On the August 30 broadcast of KBS 2TV’s “Entertainment Weekly,” the members of Super Junior—who recently made a group comeback with “MAMACITA”—took part in an interview for the entertainment news program.

During the interview, the reporter asked the members what the key to success is for becoming a long running group like Super Junior. In response to this question, member Eunhyuk shared, “I think the way we communicate has become more diversified among the members.”

Leeteuk revealed what the biggest change in the group’s communication began with Eunhyuk. He said, “Our Eunhyuk actually never drank alcohol. He abstained from alcohol for 27 years because of his personal beliefs.” Siwon then chimed in with the exact date: “On April 7, 2012 he drank for the first time

WINNER reveals Japanese MV of “Color Ring”

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WINNER is going "all-in" in promotions as they announce their nearing Japanese debut.

A notice is posted on YGEX Japanese website about the details and jacket photos of WINNER"s Japanese debut album. The tracks are basically the Japanese version of their Korean album adding two more "Go Up", which is the opening act they perform during BIGBANG JAPAN DOME TOUR last year and "Just Another Boy". Below is the track list:

1.GO UP
2.EMPTY
3.COLOR RING
4.DON"T FLIRT
5.LOVE IS A LIE
6.CONFESSION (TAE HYUN Solo)
7.BUT
8.DIFFERENT
9.TONIGHT
10.SMILE AGAIN
11.JUST ANOTHER BOY
[Bonus Track]
12.I"M HIM (MIN HO Solo) *

The Japanese album "2014 S/S Japan Collection" will be released on September 10 in CD+DVD and CD only editions.

On August 30th, WINNER uploaded the Japanese music video for "Color Ring

[HanCinema"s Drama Review] “The King of Dramas”

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