Singers Lyn and Lee Soo get hitched

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Lyn and Lee Soo

Solo artist Lyn, 33, and MC The MAX lead singer Lee Soo, 33, got married last Friday and left to honeymoon in France yesterday, local media said.The wedding was held at the Conrad Seoul, a 38-story luxury hotel in Yeouido, western Seoul, owned by Hilton. Guests included members of girl group Sistar, R&B singer K. Will, K-pop diva Ailee and Hwan-hee of the duo Fly to the Sky. The ceremony comes five months after the K-pop couple announced their engagement in April, and about a year and a half since they acknowledged their relationship in April of last year. Their agency, Music&New, said in a press release that the two, who used to work together, took their relationship to the next level. Lee Soo announced on his Twitter account afterwards that he and Lyn have become a "perfect sentence" with "no need for any other rhetoric"

Sooyoung and Jessica post pictures to celebrate Hyoyeon”s birthday

By in News posted Oct September 22nd, 2014 No comments

Hyoyeon"s birthday was on September 22, meaning she already celebrated it in Korea, but international fans can continue celebrating today! That"s right, party on, fans!


 


Recently, fellow Girls" Generation members Jessica and Sooyoung posted pictures to wish Hyoyeon a happy 25th birthday. Jessica wrote on Weibo, "Cheers! Happy birthday dear H!" with a 4-set picture collage while Sooyoung likewise relayed her sweet birthday message through Instagram with a picture of herself with Sooyoung and Tiffany.


Happy birthday, Hyoyeon!





Soyu and Urban Zakapa sing about “The Space Between” in MV teaser starring Ahn Jae Hyun and Nam Bo Ra

By in News posted Oct September 22nd, 2014 No comments

Not only do fans get to melt to the soothing vocals of SISTAR"s Soyu and Urban Zakapa"s Kwon Soon Il and Park Yong In but they also get to feast their eyes on the handsome Ahn Jae Hyun and lovely Nam Bo Ra who appear in the MV!




The teaser for "The Space Between," Soyu"s latest collaboration, was dropped, featuring a very beautiful melody and the calming vocals of these talented artists. Stay tuned for the full release on September 26!

SM Entertainment asserts that man in picture with Luna is just a friend

By in News posted Oct September 22nd, 2014 No comments

Media outlet "The Fact" released pictures take were taken on September 21 of f(x)"s Luna with a man in Seoul. The two appear to be close as she leans back into his arm while they both laugh and more. These pictures were uploaded onto "The Fact"s Facebook on September 22 along with the question, "Luna on a "Walking Date" on a Sunday with a nice guy...lover or friend who"s a guy?"


Reportedly, the two engaged in friendly skinship as they walked along and took the subway, patting each other"s hips and putting each other into a headlock.




SM Entertainment answered the question of "lover or friend who"s a guy" for the media outlet. A rep told "The Fact," "Luna was on her way to church that morning

Jang Hyuk Is Pleased With the Success Of ‘Fated To Love You’

By in News posted Oct September 22nd, 2014 No comments

 

The Korean remake of the Taiwanese drama "Fated To Love You" did well in Korea, earning Nielsen ratings that averaged 9.8 percent nationwide. And now the remake is also doing well in China.

Chinese audiences were so eager to see the remake that the broadcasting rights were sold for $120,000 an episode, making it the most expensive Korean drama sold in China at the time. And the drama"s first episodes got 200 million views on Sohu.com, the online TV station owned bySohu, a Chinese Internet company.

The drama"s star Jang Hyuk recently spoke with JoongAng Ilbo about the drama, about what prompted him to take the role and how much he enjoyed reuniting with his co-star Jang Nara.

In "Fated To Love You" the 37-year-old actor played Lee Gun, the heir to a conglomerate

JYP Entertainment denies rumors about Wonder Girls” comeback in autumn

By in News posted Oct September 22nd, 2014 No comments

Earlier, one media outlet reported that the Wonder Girls would be making a comeback in the fall and were currently preparing by practicing the choreography, even claiming that they will be returning as four members with the addition of Sunmi. This would make it Yenny, Yubin, Lim, and Sunmi, as Sunye is currently in Haiti as a missionary.


Unfortunately for fans, this news was revealed to be false by JYP Entertainment on September 22. A rep revealed to MBN Star, "The rumor about Wonder Girls" comeback in autumn is not true. We do not have any plans related to their comeback, so of course it is also false that the members are in choreography practice."




The rep was asked if any Wonder Girls member was preparing for solo promotions

Actor Jin Goo Gets Married To Non-Celebrity Girlfriend

By in News posted Oct September 22nd, 2014 No comments

 

Actor Jin Goo, 34, who currently stars in the blockbuster hit "Roaring Currents," was married this weekend in a private ceremony.

He and his non-celebrity girlfriend married at a closed-door ceremony in the Gangnam district of Seoul. His bride is an office worker, who is four years younger than he is. There was no press conference.

Jin Goo met his new bride a year ago but it took him a while to work up the courage to express his feelings and ask her out.

He first mentioned his prospective bride in Dec. 2013 when he appeared on the variety program "Infinite Challenge." At that time he said that he cared for someone but it was a one-sided crush.

"Actually, I"ve had a crush for a while, but I wasn"t able to confess my true feelings to her

First match kicks off in the 3rd episode preview of “Mix & Match”

By in News posted Oct September 22nd, 2014 No comments


You might already have your pick for the members joining iKON after the two episodes but the competition among "Mix & Match" participants are just beginning and is getting more and more intense.

A preview of the 3rd episode airing this Thursday shows the members meeting a new participant which will ignite a real competition. This also marks their very 1st match between Bobby"s, JinHwan"s, and B.I"s teams.

For the result of their 1st match, four members will pass and 2 will be eliminated. Don"t miss the intense match this Thursday at 11PM.


[Photos] Jin Goo marries a non-celebrity

By in News posted Oct September 22nd, 2014 No comments

Actor Jin Goo, 34, tied the knot yesterday in Gangnam District, southern Seoul, with a non-celebrity four years his junior.Local media noted that Jin first mentioned his bride on the popular MBC entertainment show "Infinite Challenge" last winter, when the actor was quoted as saying: "Actually, I"ve had a crush for a while, but I wasn"t able to confess my true feelings to her. I"m kind of an introverted person".Jin announced his wedding plans in May, a month after he made his relationship public. The wedding was held privately and without a press conference, but local news outlet Star News quoted an insider from the actor"s agency, BH Entertainment, saying that the nuptial song was performed by singers Lee Jeong, Gummy, Choi Hyun-joon from V.O.S. and Lee Jin-seong from Monday Kiz.Many Koreans still recognize Jin from the 2003 drama "All In", on which he played the younger version of Lee Byung-hun"s character

SPICA.S do an impressive cover of “Lost Stars” from “Begin Again” OST

By in News posted Oct September 22nd, 2014 No comments


SPICA.S are imrpessing their fans and netizens with their cover of "Begin Again" main OST "Lost Stars" which is originally performed by Adam Levine.

The girls show their flawless harmony and emotional vocals in this acoustic rendition. Assisting each other with their back up vocals, the girls perfectly make a great cover of the song.

"Begin Again" is a musical-comedy/drama film from the writer-director John Carney (ONCE) in 2013 that starred Keira Knightley, Mark Ruffalo, and Adam Levine.

Check out SPICA.S" cover below:


Buzz release MV for “Train”

By in News posted Oct September 22nd, 2014 No comments



Buzz release the music video for their 2nd single "Train".

The band is going to attract you with their new music style. The song lyrics express the experiences and thoughts during the time members" have spent while journeying where they are now.

Listen and watch below:


Lim Chang Jung, 2AM”s Changmin, B.A.P”s Bang Yong Guk and more to join “Law of The Jungle” in Costa Rica

By in News posted Oct September 22nd, 2014 No comments

SBS"s "Law of The Jungle" has confirmed its line-up for upcoming trip to Costa Rica.

On September 22nd, a rep from SBS revealed Lim Chang Jung, 2AM"s Changmin, B.A.P"s Bang Yong Guk, actor Seo Ji Suk and actress Lee Tae Im will be joining Kim Byung Man"s tribe to jungles in Costa Rica.

They will be leaving Korea on September 27th for the shooting. This episode is scheduled to broadcast in November.

Roy Kim to comeback with 2nd album “Home” this October

By in News posted Oct September 22nd, 2014 No comments

Roy Kim is ready to comeback with a new album!

He will release his 2nd album "Home" this upcoming October. For this album, it was revealed that he will be working with music director Jung Ji Chan again who produced his 1st album "Love Love Love". The album production is in the final stages and he has also finished filming for the new music video recently.

Roy Kim"s agency said,"This will be an important album as it will show his growth and direction. He has worked hard on the album so please look forward to it".

In addition, Roy Kim will kick off his national tour "2014 ROYKIM LIVE TOUR ‘HOME"" at Seoul Olympic Park on October 25th & 26th and will proceed with more performances in Daegu, Daejeon, Busan, Changwon.

“Tomorrow Cantabile” unveils individual character cuts of Dohee, Go Kyung Po, Park Bo Gum, Jang Se Hyun

By in News posted Oct September 22nd, 2014 No comments

KBS"s upcoming drama "Tomorrow Cantabile" has stired up the fans" expectation by releasing official character cuts of Tiny-G"s Dohee, Go Kyung Po, Park Bo Gum, Jang Se Hyun.

Dohee will play as Choi Min Hee who is a double bass player, Go Kyung Po will play as violinist Yoo Il Rak who calls himself as the "G-Dragon of the classical music world". Park Bo Gum as Na Yoon Hoo who is a Korean - American cellist from Julliard School and will be a part of a love triangle with Cha Yoo Jin(Joo Won) and Seol Na Il(Shim Eun Kyung). Jang Se Hyun will act as timpanist Ma Soo Min who is homosexual and has a crush on Cha Yoo Jin.

"Tomorrow Cantabile" will be on air starting from October 13th.



Sooyoung flashes her subtle sexiness for Instyle

By in News posted Oct September 22nd, 2014 No comments

Sooyoung wows fans with her chic beauty and glamorous figure in a new pictorial for Instyle Magazine October issue.

In particular there"s a shot in which Sooyoung was dressing in a brown cloak and exposing her collabone and slender leg, capturing many fans" heart with her elegant beauty.

Sooyoung is currently staring in MBC"s drama "My Spring Day". During the interview, she expressed her desire to win Best Couple Award with actor Kam Woo Sung. About Girls" Generation member, Sooyoung said the members cheer on her a lot, Yoona and Yuri also monitored her performance and helped with her acting.



Kim Nam Jin

By in Actor posted Oct September 22nd, 2014 No comments

Name: 김남진 / Kim Nam Jin
Profession: Actor and former model
Birthdate: 1976-Aug-01
Height: 187cm
Weight: 72kg
Star sign: Leo
Blood type: B
Talent agency: Sim Entertainment

TV Series

Don’t Be Swayed (MBC, 2008)
Fly High (SBS, 2007)
Ground Zero (MBC, 2007)
New Wise Mother, Good Wife (MBC, 2007)
Mermaid Story (TvN, 2007)
Ice Girl (KBS, 2005)
Tropical Nights in December (MBC, 2004)
Prince’s First Love (MBC, 2004)
Merry Go Round (MBC, 2003)
To You it Dreams the Love Which is Severe (MBC, 2003)
Thousand Years of Love (SBS, 2003)
100.4MHz (MBC, 2003)

Movies

Fantastic Parasuicides (2007)
Shadows in the Palace (2007)
Spring Bears Love (2003)
Lover’s Concerto (2002)


Chinese are loving the latest MBC drama: An interview with Jang Hyeok

By in News posted Oct September 22nd, 2014 No comments

The MBC drama "Fated to Love You" (2014), which aired its final episode in Korea just two weeks ago, is starting to gain popularity in China. The television series about a spoiled chaebol heir (Jang Hyeok, 37) who gets an ordinary woman (Jang Nara, 33) pregnant, recently garnered 200 million views on Sohu.com, an online television station operated by Sohu, a Chinese Internet company. Sohu held a press banquet to celebrate the feat Tuesday at the Shilla Hotel in central Seoul.The following is an edited excerpt compiled by the JoongAng Ilbo of questions and answers exchanged between reporters and Jang.Q. What were you most concerned about before playing a comic role in the drama?A. Right after watching the original Taiwanese version [from 2008], I consulted a lot with the producers and scriptwriters

“Roommate 2″ kicks off to a decent start + “1 Night 2 Days” soars as the real winner of the night

By in News posted Oct September 22nd, 2014 No comments

The Sunday ratings battle for the variety crown among the Big 3 television networks continues!


KBS 2TV"s "Happy Sunday" ranked at the #1 spot for the night. "1 Night 2 Days" was 1st in its time slot with 23.3% rating. "Superman is Back" also pulled the segment ratings up with 12.5% as 1st place in its time slot as well, and the entire segment rated at 16.8% as the first place.



MBC"s "Sunday Sunday Night" was again in second place. "Real Men"s female soldier special rated at 11.6%, #2 for its time slot. "Dad! Where Are You Going?" did not air, and the segment totaled 10.9%.


SBS" "Good Sunday" suffered the worst ratings

Tiffany returns to California for a “Vogue Girl” photoshoot

By in News posted Oct September 22nd, 2014 No comments
Tiffany headed back to California for her "Vogue Girl" photoshoot!
She greeting fall with her October photoshoot for the magazine, matching knits and skirts for a lovely autumn styling. During the interview, she said, "This album is the most TaeTiSeo like album that we put our emotions and thoughts into."


Check out the images below!




Roy Kim confirmed to be coming back with “Home” in October

By in News posted Oct September 22nd, 2014 No comments

Roy Kim will be coming back with his full second album!
He"ll be working with Jung Ji Chan once again for his second album "Home", who is the same producer who worked on his first album "Love Love Love". The album title song is of the same name, and he"s going to have a song that"s perfect for the season!


He"s currently filming his MV for the song right now, and his label said, "His 2nd album will become an important album that will show his growth and direction. He"s worked hard on the album, so please look forward to it."