On the 9th episode of SBS Monday & Tuesday drama, "High Society, Choi Joon-gi (Seong Joon) started approaching Jang Yoon-ha (UEE) with his true heart, not because of his ambition.
On this day, Choi Joon-gi visited their office with Jang Yoon-ha, where the two were going to work together. When Choi Joon-gi told Jang Yoon-ha, "You should rise to higher position", she told him, "Reaching higher position is not my goal. Once your problem has been resolved, I"ll leave the company". Choi Joon-gi was surprised when he realized Jang Yoon-ha was truly treasuring love than money.
Actor Lee Bum Soo’s wife Lee Yoon Jin has revealed a unique story about herself involving MC Yoo Jae Suk.
Participating in a recent filming for KBS 2TV’s “1 vs. 100,” Lee Yoon Jin declares that she “became ‘Miss Korea University’ thanks to Yoo Jae Suk.”
“Yoo Jae Suk visited school to film ‘Koong Koong Dda Campus Tour,’” she continues. “I went to the filming location to watch, but then Yoo Jae Suk discovered me and called me ‘Miss Korea University.’ Thanks to him, I started working as a school model and even participated in a cover shoot,” she says, expressing her thanks to Yoo Jae Suk.
Images from Big Bang"s music video for "Bae Bae", which features white female models and a variety of sexual innuendo. [Screen capture from Youtube]
The appearance of Caucasian women in the K-pop scene has become noticeable in recent years. And no where is that trend more dominant than in the music videos of popular boy bands, especially those looking to appeal to a more global audience.Yet, the increasingly frequent inclusion of Western women in such videos has begun to raise questions, some less comfortable than others, around the motivations for their employment, as well as accepted perceptions of race and sexuality.Big Bang, one of the country"s top all-male K-pop acts, found themselves at the center of controversy after the release of the video for their song "Bae Bae", which features the band interacting solely with white models and is rife with sexual innuendo.The band"s more recent music video, for "Sober", also includes the appearance of a white female in a sexually suggestive scene with one of the band"s singers.
In the drama "High Society" Uee was the focus of an early love triangle with actor Sung Joon and Z:EA member Park Hyung Sik, but on the variety show "Infinity Challenge," she"s being linked with another Z:EA member Kwang Hee.
There"s a lot of shipping going on here but Uee wants to set the record straight. She"s pretty straightforward when it comes to her dating preferences. And she has no intention of dating in secret. She has already been honest about her "High Society" preferences. When she was asked which "High Society" co-star she liked best, she said it was Sung Joon.
Idol-actor Yook Sung Jae may be pretend-married to Red Velvet"s Joy on the reality show "We Got Married," but he has done some thinking about getting married in real life. When the 20-year-old BtoB member he appeared on the KBS quiz show "1 vs 100," he was asked about his real-life marriage plans. He said that his plans have changed over the last few years. He used to think that he wanted to be married at a very young age.
"My dream ever since I was younger was to marry at 25 years old," said Yook. "I also wanted to have children early so that I could become a friend-like dad to my kids."
Star couple Park Han Byul and Jung Eun Woo have officially parted ways. According to an industry insider, the couple broke up in May after a vacation to Jejudo together.
“After taking a vacation to Jejudo together in May, they grew busy with their individual schedules and couldn’t see each other often so naturally grew apart,” the source revealed. “There were personality differences among other things too, but they are continuing to support each other’s activities post-break up.”
UEE assured everybody during the press conference for her drama "High Society" on July 6 that if she did end up dating Kwanghee, everyone would know about it. The two had previously gone on a blind date for "Infinity Challenge"; keep in mind that Kwanghee had often noted UEE as his ideal type.
She was asked if Kwanghee had been on set when she was filming and she replied, "Kwanghee has not come yet. I am receiving a ton of questions about Kwanghee from the people around me. I get one text a day from him."
The press conference for 4minute"s new reality program, "4minute Video," took place on July 6 at the Ritz Carlton Hotel where the girls talked about their future promotions and made a promise for viewer ratings.
Jihyun stated, "We have not grabbed the exact schedule yet, but we will be making a comeback for sure in the latter half of the year." Jiyoon said, "We are in the midst of preparing a 4minute album. We are preparing because we want to make sure to show ourselves in the latter half of the year."
INFINITE has dropped the video teaser for their comeback with title track “Bad” off of their new album “Reality.”
The teaser begins with Sunggyu being chased in a parking lot. Then the strings kick in, upping the drama and suspense as the video cuts back and forth between scenes laden with broken mirrors and flowers dripping with blood(?) as the individual members look panicked and angsty. At the tail end, Sunggyu faces his mysterious pursuer, who is dressed exactly like him.
Lim Kim lends her voice for the new OST of KBS"s drama "I Remember You".
"You, Who" is a medium-tempo song composed and written by Kkuldanji, a producing team in affiliation with JYP Entertainment. Its rhythm R&B melody accompanied by the acoustic guitar and piano sounds fits perfectly with Lim Kim"s unique voice, creating a bright yet dreamlike atmosphere.
Listen to the song below
Girl’s Day has dropped the music video for title track “Ring My Bell” off of their second full-length album “LOVE.”
According to the Girl’s Day members at their showcase on July 6, “Ring My Bell” “tells the story of the kind of blithe love that makes a bell go off when you see a guy you like.”
These days, it seems a ‘dance hook’ is just as important as a musical hook to the success of a pop song, and Girl’s Day’s new music video has both. On their unique dance hook, member Minah comments, “In the first refrain, there’s choreography where we act like we’re riding on a horse while doing the dog leg dance. Since ‘dog leg dance’ isn’t the prettiest name, I think we will have to make up another one. I guess we can combine ‘run’ with ‘horse’ to call it ‘running horse’ dance.”
The EXID members will be revealing their elusive dorm for the first time.
On July 6, MBC Every1‘s “EXID’s Showtime” revealed a photo of EXID in their rooms. In the photo, the members are introducing their rooms, which all look different from each another.
In particular, it was relayed that contrary to her outgoing persona on variety shows, member Hani rarely leaves the dorm except to attend schedules.
The Korean TV program "Section TV" has weighed in on the sex tape scandal, which alleges the involvement of actress Lee Si Young.
A sex tape is currently circulating on the Internet that reportedly featured the actress, but she has denied that she ever filmed a sex tape.
When rumors first surfaced on social media they also said that J. Wide Company was behind the tape and was using the tape to blackmail her. The agency told the Korean media outlet Star News, that these rumors were absolutely false. Not only has she never made a sex tape but they are not trying to blackmail her. On the contrary, they are concerned about the tape"s effect on her and will prosecute those spreading it to the full extent of the law.
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POTEN, previously known as 4TEN, is back with a new song and a couple new members.
On July 3, POTEN"s latest music video "Go Easy" was released on CJ E&M Music"s official YouTube channel.
"Go Easy" is an upbeat track about taking small steps when it comes to falling in love.
"I think this is their best song so far," wrote YouTube viewer reyanime in the video"s comments section.
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With the U.S. leg of the 2015 BTS Live Trilogy Tour, Episode II: The Red Bullet, fast approaching, the days standing between fans and a meeting with BigHit Entertainment"s wildly popular boy group, BTS, are dwindling.
As the days tick by and the anticipation builds, there may be some who aren"t quite as familiar with Bangtan"s music as others. With that in mind, here"s a list of the top ten BTS tracks you need to know before you see them live.
In the recent k-drama "Producer," IU refers to Kim Soo Hyun"s character as "umbrella man" as he was there to offer her an umbrella when her pop star character was alone and worried about getting drenched. He made a special point of asking her to return the company umbrella and seemed oblivious to her stardom. His disinterest provoked her interest and that was the moment their relationship began.
Rain and romance just go together in k-dramas and what"s more romantic than two attractive characters enjoying the shelter of a single umbrella. And lately dramas have featured quite a few.
Actors Kim Yeong-ho
Actors Kim Yeong-ho and Choi Cheol-ho will soon return to the silver screen with the new movie "Confession - 2015" (working title).The mystery film has been slated for an August release and several stills have been released along with the announcement.
Actors Choi Cheol-ho
"Confession - 2015" revolves around a man, Kim, whose memory is erased after undergoing an accident. The charismatic character realizes that everything going on around him after he woke up from the accident is a lie, and he tries to find the truth. Choi will be playing a reckless former detective trying to solve Kim"s case. Both Kim and Choi are veteran actors who have become a familiar presence on TV in various shows. Since debuting in 1999, Kim has starred in various hits like drama series "Seodongyo" (2005-6) and "A Second Proposal" (2004).Choi started his career as an actor in 1990 and engaged in various projects, mostly playing supporting roles. A few of his well-known dramas are "My Wife is a Superwoman" (2009), "Sly and Single Again" (2014) and "The King"s Face" (2014).By Jin Min-ji
Some of the trending emale celebrities will be guesting on SBS"s "Running Man".
According to the officials on July 6th, Sistar" Soyu & Bora, A Pink"s Bomi, AOA"s Seolhyun and gag woman Lee Guk Joo are currently filming for "Running Man" in Gyeonsangbuk-do.
It seems we will be having another couple race with this line-up.
This episode of "Running Man" is scheduled to broadcast in mid-July. READ MORE
On the July 5 episode of SBS’ “Running Man,” Girls’ Generation made their highly anticipated guest appearance on the show, generating a lot of buzz and a lot of laughs.
Member Taeyeon in particular made the audience laugh by earning the nickname “paper doll.” During a muddy beach race, Taeyeon could barely hold herself up as she tried to run through the sticky mud and the ocean wind.
“Running Man” cast member Ji Suk Jin was amazed by the way Taeyeon’s body just seemed to fold and was inspired to comment, “You’re like paper. Paper!”
According to reports, Sistar Dasom has been cast as the heroine of the upcoming KBS drama "Taming Mother-In-Law".
Dasom is not new to acting as she has appeared in dramas such as "Shut Up Family" in 2012 and "Melody of Love" in 2014 which the latter as leading role. Moreover, Dasom is also making her big screen debut in the upcoming film "Like a French Movie" this year.
With her acting experiences, Dasom proves her potential as an actress while balancing between her group activies as well. Meanwhile, "Taming Mother-In-Law" airs in August and will take the time slot of "I Remember You". READ MORE