Lee Wan reveals his sister Kim Tae Hee and her boyfriend Rain still address each other formally

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On the July 22 installment of KBS 2TV"s "Our Neighborhood Arts and Physical Education," Kim Tae Hee"s younger brother Lee Wan appeared on the show and talked about his sister"s relationship with world star, Rain.

SEE ALSO: Rain refutes marriage rumors with Kim Tae Hee

Kang Ho Dong and Jung Hyung Don asked him, "What does your older sister call Rain?" At first, Lee Wan played dumb, but this didn"t work, so he said in the end, "They"re still awkward, so they address each other formally." For example, they would attach the form "-ssi" to the end of their names, which almost stands in as "Mr." and "Ms."

Still, it was revealed that the two were recently baptized in front of friends and family, so they can"t be too awkward! Meanwhile, they denied that this meant they were planning to get married anytime soon

Wonder Girls’ Yeeun To Make Solo Debut With Stage Name HA:TFLET, Undresses in Teaser Video

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Teasers were revealed today for the solo debut of Wonder Girls‘ member Yeeun (Yenny). Using the stage name HA:TFELT, the teaser video explains the name as a combination of “hot” plus “heartfelt.”

In the minute long teaser, we see her slowly undress and step out into the rain. She looks back at the camera with a very emotional gaze, as if she is about to start crying. A soft guitar track is heard throughout the teaser.

Yeeun’s debut mini album “Me?” and music video will be released next week on July 31 at midnight.

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KARA release teaser picture for comeback with 6th mini-album ‘Day & Night’

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KARA is well on their way to making their highly anticipated comeback in South Korea with their sixth mini-album, "Day & Night," and new member, Youngji!

SEE ALSO: KARA reportedly complete filming for their first music video with new member Youngji

They released a teaser picture through their official Twitter on July 22, which shows a simple yet picturesque view of the cloudy sky, looking almost like cotton candy. There is no release date yet, but they will be holding a comeback showcase next month and it will be produced by the talented Duble Sidekick so stay tuned!

Chinese Version of “Running Man” to Begin Filming in August

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After confirming news that a Chinese version of the SBS variety show “Running Man” will be produced, the production of the variety program will begin as planned.

According to Chinese entertainment reports, the Chinese version of “Running Man,” which is renamed “Hurry, Brother” (奔 兄弟), held its production presentation yesterday, July 8. The filming for the episodes are said to begin in August.

In news reports released in May, SBS revealed that they selected Zhejiang Satellite TV as their preferred bidder for the Chinese version of “Running Man.” Through the production presentation held yesterday, it was revealed that the production will begin and that the Chinese version of “Running Man” will be a joint Korean and Chinese production

2PM’s Junho shows you how he relaxes in his ‘Grazia’ pictorial

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2PM"s Junho got you to "feel" his sweet and sexy charisma in his pictorial for "Grazia".

SEE ALSO: [Album and MV Review] Girl"s Day - "Everyday 4"

Junho made time during his busy schedule while preparing for 2PM"s comeback and taking on his solo Japanese tour to show how he relaxes for the solo pictorial. Junho posed casually in loose-fitted outfits to be comfortable while resting on the bed and beside the pool.

But really, Junho does deserve some rest after achieving #1 on the Oricon Daily Album Chart with "FEEL" as well as climbing up the ladder as an idol-turned-actor in "Memories of the Sword", which is set to premiere later this year, and "Twenty", which is awaiting its crank-in.

Check out more of Junho"s pictorial and interview in "Grazia"!

Kara Releases Teaser Image for Comeback Mini Album “Day and Night”

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Kara has just revealed a teaser picture for their August comeback “Day and Night.”

The group will definitely be receiving a lot of attention for this comeback as they are now a four member group with departure of Nicole and Jiyoung, and the addition of new member Youngji.

After the “Kara Project” finale earlier this month on July 2, it was reported that the group had already started filming music videos in preparation for an August comeback.

One source was quoted as saying, “Kara will be making a comeback with a new collaboration with [music producer and song writer] Duble Sidekick. They filmed the music video on July 9 at a location somewhere in Gyeonggi Province.”

This will be Kara’s first Korean comeback in 11 months since last September’s “Full Bloom

Model-Actor Ahn Jae Hyun Shows Off Chic Charms for W Magazine

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Model and actor Ahn Jae Hyun recently took part in a photo shoot for fashion magazine W Korea for its August issue.

In the pictorial, he can be seen showing off his chic charms and model-like figure, as he originally made his way into the entertainment industry as a fashion model in 2009.

Before Ahn Jae Hyun first made his debut as an actor, he had already established his name as a popular model in Korea. However, through the hit drama “Man from the Stars,” he was able to achieve an even greater level of recognition as an actor.

In an interview following the photo shoot, he shared the reason behind turning down every single acting offer prior to “Man from the Stars,” discussed the changes he has made as an actor with each new project, and compared the different experiences he had with “Man from the Stars” and his second drama “You’re All Surrounded

SISTAR Kills the Music Charts With “Touch My Body” Just Two Hours After Release

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Within just two hours of the release of “Touch My Body,” SISTAR has swept the number one spots, topping a total of 10 Korean music charts.

The group’s new album “Touch N Move” and the music video for “Touch My Body” was released earlier today at noon, and as of 2PM (KST), SISTAR reigned over the charts on Melon, Genie, Mnet, Olleh, Naver Music, Daum Music, etc.

In addition to the title track, SISTAR’s “Naughty Hands” featuring Verbal Jint has placed high, as well, getting up to the number two spot on Genie’s music chart.

This is SISTAR’s first comeback in over a year since “Give It to Me

Sunny addresses the large response to previous statement that Girls’ Generation scrub their bodies

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On the July 21 edition of Sunny"s MBC radio program, "Sunny"s FM Date", the bubbly MC addressed a previous comment she made that garnered a hotter response than she expected.

Sunny said, "On yesterday"s broadcast, I talked about Girls" Generation scrubbing dirt and dead skin cells, and did not know that it would have such a large effect. I think there are some people who keep sighing because the fantasy image they had about Girls" Generation has broken with a crash. Isn"t it good to share things from our everyday life?"

SEE ALSO: Girls" Generation finish up their Japan tour in Tokyo while showcasing new ballad "Indestructible"

She continued, "Some people may not want this, but I think it"s good to share all of our everyday life to the last detail," as a good reminder that Girls" Generation are people with dirt and dead skin cells to scrub off, too, and there"s nothing wrong with that!

Yenny strips down for a shower in her solo teaser video as HA:TFELT

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It looks like Wonder Girls" Yenny is going to debut as a solo artist!

On July 22, JYP Entertainment released a mysterious MV teaser for an artist called HA:TFELT, who was revealed to be none other than talented vocalist, Yenny! She also re-tweeted the post onto her own Twitter so that her fans could hear the great news.

SEE ALSO: [Album and MV Review] Girl"s Day - "Everyday 4"

In the video for her mini-album, "Me?", she strips down naked to take a refreshing shower outside, wearing light make up for a very raw, natural vibe that suits the simple acoustic guitar strumming in the background.

The MV and mini-album will drop on July 31! How excited are you?

4minute’s HyunA sheds tears thinking about family on ‘HyunA’s Free Month’

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4minute"s HyunA shed tears talking about her family on the July 21st premiere of her reality show "HyunA"s Free Month".

SEE ALSO: [Album and MV Review] Girl"s Day - "Everyday 4"

On "HyunA"s Free Month", which documents her comeback preparations for "A Talk", HyunA recalled going shopping for a soccer ball with her younger brother who plays the sport. Instead of picking right away, the idol star noticed that he was very careful to look over all his options again and again before making a decision. Seeing her younger brother act so careful hit a chord with the idol star.

HyunA said, "I know my mom thinks using 10,000 Won ($9.75 USD) is wasteful, but I get to experience all the good things and buy things... I eat good food and wear good clothes all by myself. I want to work hard, so I can eat good food and do things with my family

Donghae deletes hacked Instagram account and makes new one

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Aw, poor Donghae! After figuring out that his original Instagram account, now deleted, had been hacked, he quickly took to using the SNS of fellow SM label mates, such as Eunhyuk"s Twitter and Sehun"s Instagram to tell fans: "donghae got hacked! I lost my account so please follow me here! dongdonglee1015 [s]."

He also wrote the same onto his own Twitter, along with another post saying, "Someone hacked my into my Instagram account so i deleted it. It was a place where i could communicate with my fans- not sure who did it but all i can say is that i don"t feel really good at the moment [s]."

SEE ALSO: [Album and MV Review] Girl"s Day - "Everyday 4"

On his new Instagram, which you can check out @dongdonglee1015, he posted a picture well accentuating his puppy dog eyes as he writes, "Please don"t hack

‘Superman is Back’ to feature viewers in upcoming one-year special

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Popular KBS 2TV variety show "Superman is Back" is reported to be planning a special featuring the families of viewers!

SEE ALSO: Yoo Chae Young revealed to be entering a crucial stage of her advanced gastric cancer

Producers revealed on the official homepage that for the one-year special episode of "Superman is Back" they would be choosing fathers and children from a pool of viewers to appear on the show. PD Kang Bong Gyu told Star News on July 22, "There are no details planned as of yet. Firstly, we"ll be looking at the stories we receive, and from there, we"ll make plans."

Some fans are wondering if the viewer families would be meeting with stars like Choo Sung Hoon, Tablo, and Lee Hwi Jae on the program. So far, 70-some viewers have applied for the special, which is planned to air on September 7 KST

Taewan releases preview for upcoming mini-album ‘As I Am’

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Taewan has released the preview for his upcoming mini-album "As I Am".

SEE ALSO: Taewan (C-Luv) drops "History" MV ft. San E

The R&B singer also known as C-LUV previously whet fans appetites with a music video for "History" featuring San E, and he"ll be coming out with his "As I Am" mini-album on July 31 KST. The preview video features snippets of "Intro - Luv Melodies", "History" feat. San E, "Good Morning" feat. Verbal Jint, "Like This", "If It"s You", "Body Work", "Lay Back" feat. Young CEO Musiq, and "Like This" (English version).

Check it out above!

2AM’s Jinwoon bares his body for ‘Arena Homme +’

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2AM"s Jinwoon bared his body for the August issue of "Arena Homme Plus"!

SEE ALSO: [Album and MV Review] Girl"s Day - "Everyday 4"

With his boy-next-door charm, Jinwoon was the perfect pick for he casual yet sexy concept of the pictorial. Though he"s wearing everyday looks, the 2AM maknae adds a heavy dose of effortless sex appeal to the relaxed, homey environment. 

Jinwoon is currently starring in the tvN drama "Marriage, Not Dating" as Han Yeo Reum.

What do you think of Jinwoon"s photos for "Arena Homme Plus"?

Kris (Wu Yi Fan) meets up with designer of Italian brand ‘County of Milan’

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Kris (Wi Yi Fan) recently broke his two-month hiatus from Instagram with a photo that let fans know he"s abroad, and there are now more details about what he"s been up to. 

SEE ALSO: EXO look smart in suits for "Samsung Nanjing 2014 Youth Olympic Games Campaign Launch"

Despite his lawsuit against SM Entertainment and leave from EXO, Kris scooped up a leading role in the upcoming Chinese film "Somewhere Only We Know". It seems that while he was in Prague to shoot the movie, he also stopped by Italy to meet with fashion designer and DJ Marcelo Burlon

On July 21, Marcelo Burlon posted the below photos to Instagram, letting his followers know that Kris had visited the headquarters of his brand County of Milan. Both Kris and Marcelo Burlon are wearing items from the County of Milan line, and some are wondering if he"ll possibly be modeling for the brand

Which collaboration with a female idol does Park Myung Soo like the most?

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Comedian Park Myung Soo has been lucky enough to work alongside female idols like Girls" Generation"s Jessica, former KARA member Nicole, and Kim Ye Rim, but which collaboration does he like the most?

SEE ALSO: Comedian Park Myung Soo teams up with Kim Ye Rim and UL for another food song "Myungsoo"s Ddukbokki"

On the July 22nd broadcast of KBS COOLFM"s "Jo Jung Chi and Jang Dong Min at 2 O"Clock", Park Myung Soo revealed, "To be honest, the previous songs were released with help from programs. I want to be recognized for the music that I enjoy doing. I think because Kim Ye Rim featured for me that the response was doubled, and I"m happy that I got recognition."

Park Myung Soo released "Myungsoo"s Ddukbokki" featuring Kim Ye Rim just last week. He also revealed that it only cost 80,000 Won (~$78 USD) to produce the track, saying, "I only fed the kids [who worked on it] food

‘High School King’ confirmed to be extended by 2 more episodes

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It looks like the talks went through as tvN Monday-Tuesday drama "High School King" is confirmed to have been extended by two episodes.

SEE ALSO: Seo In Guk sings "Finding Myself" with scenes from his drama "High School King"

A rep from CJ E&M stated, ""High School King" has been extended by 2 episodes. One episode will be a regular continuation of the drama, while the second will be a special episode. We are still discussing the details of what will be aired as the special broadcast." 

"High School King" was originally scheduled for a 16-episode run, but the huge popularity among viewers caused producers to decide on additions to the series. The finale is now set for August 12.

Have you been watching "High School King"?

PSY to Work with the Director of “Gangnam Style” for New Music Video

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World star PSY has begun gearing up for his comeback by recruiting director Cho Soo Hyun for his new music video.

According to sources in the music industry, the singer is currently working on his new album in Korea, and has requested the help of Cho Soo Hyun for the music video for his new song “Daddy.” The director is the mastermind behind “Gangnam Style” and “Gentleman.”

The two are in the midst of discussing ideas for the music video, and after coming up with a concrete vision, they can be expected to start filming.

A source revealed, “The music video for ‘Daddy’ will include PSY’s unique humor and wit. ‘Gangnam Style’ and ‘Gentleman’ became hot topics thanks to the sexy and comical cameos of HyunA, ‘Infinite Challenge‘ members, and Ga In

EXO’s Sehun warns fans to stop trying to hack his SNS accounts

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EXO"s Sehun has a warning for fans invading his personal space.

SEE ALSO: EXO look smart in suits for "Samsung Nanjing 2014 Youth Olympic Games Campaign Launch"

Sehun posted to Instagram on July 22, "This is the first and last time I"m going to say this. I haven"t done anything, so why am I receiving countless text messages every day? Messages about my authorization number, password changes, logging in with a different IP address... If you continue this ridiculous behavior, I won"t stay still."

It seems that sasaeng fans are intent on hacking into Sehun"s SNS accounts, which doesn"t come as a surprise as all the EXO members are reported to have experienced invasions of privacy by domestic as well as overseas fans.

Last month, Luhan"s hotel room was bugged with a spy camera by a sasaeng fan