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:

[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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2PM’s Taecyeon Says He’s Not Jealous of Nichkhun and Tiffany’s Relationship

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On the August 30 broadcast of KBS 2TV’s “Entertainment Weekly,” 2PM’s Taecyeon sat down for an interview at the set of his photo shoot for an outdoor clothing brand.

During the interview, the reporter asked the 2PM member about his acting in romance genre productions. In response, Taecyeon shared, “I should be experiencing it in real life, but it’s not happening,” sharing his bittersweet feelings.

The reporter then brought up the fact that his fellow group member Nichkhun is currently in a public relationship with Girls’ Generation‘s Tiffany, and asked if Taecyeon feels jealous. He stated, “Honestly, I don’t think there’s much to be jealous about. Even if they acknowledge [the relationship] and go public, they’re both busy, so as far as I know they can’t meet very often

Shin Se Kyung reveals the younger actors she would like to work with during her guerilla date

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Shin Se Kyung was next up on guerilla date on KBS 2TV"s "Entertainment Relay"!

On the the topic of dating, Shin Se Kyung commented on her love life or lack thereof, "It"s been so long [since I"ve dated]. I lost my "dating DNA" (a phrase meaning being good at or inclined to dating as if it was a part of your DNA)."

The reporter mentioned what she said in a previous interview that she won"t get married until she travels the whole world. She explained, "I heard that once you get married, you don"t have time to yourself so I feel like I won"t be able to go on trips freely and won"t have time." When asked what age she would like to get married, she guessed, "32? Is that too late? I heard that it"s better to have kids quickly [while you"re still young]

[HanCinema"s Drama Review] “Temptation” Episode 14

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Orange Caramel”s “My Copycat” MV BTS video

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Pledis Entertainment uploaded a video showing the behind-the-scenes of the music video of their latest song "My Copycat."
The video shows the beautiful girls dancing interacting with the animals used in the video. "My Copycat" has a catchy EDM beat with a sound of saxophone playing. For this comeback, Orange Caramel"s concept appearance is going to be like a combination of manga and games. Their choreography is very easy to follow yet addictive.

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EXO’s Sehun, Chanyeol, and Lay Become Autumn Men for Elle Men Magazine

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Popular boy group EXO‘s members Sehun, Chanyeol and Lay show off their manly charms as they pose for the September edition of Elle Men Magazine: Hong Kong.

The handsome members of EXO celebrate the incoming fall season as they exchange their summer outfits for fall coats and thick-layered clothes for the Hong Kong magazine. They also struck similar attractive poses for the camera as they raise the bar of their group’s good looks.

EXO also held their concert “EXO Planet: The Lost Planet” in Hong Kong, which gathered thousands of fans. The EXO members being invited to grace the cover further proves their huge popularity in the country.

Meanwhile, “EXO Planet: The Lost Planet” is continuing to open throughout Asia and was currently held this Saturday at Guangzhou

Lee Jung Hyun chooses Tao as her favorite EXO member”

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Veteran singer and actress Lee Jung Hyun chose Tao as her favorite EXO member on KBS 2TV"s "Entertainment Relay"!

Lee Jung Hyun met up with "Entertainment Relay" on the set of her photo shoot for the cover of "K-Wave" magazine and spoke on the record-breaking success of her movie "The Admiral: Roaring Currents" in the box office, "It"s a production that is such an honor for me to be a part of and it feels surreal. The director told me that my character didn"t know how to do sign language from the beginning and ended up not being able to talk due to her tongue being cut off due to the Japanese military aggression. He told me to make up a sign language that the viewers would be able to understand

Yoo Heeyeol to make his last appearance on tvN’s “SNL Korea” today

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The latest episode of tvN’s “SNL Korea,” to be broadcast today, August 30th, will be musician Yoo Heeyeol’s final appearance on the show.

Yoo Heeyeol made his first appearance on “SNL Korea” back in September 2013, as the “Weekend Update” host. Today’s episode will mark his one year anniversary on the show. Around the start of the 5th season, Yoo switched his role on the show to the “People Update” host. He has amused viewers during his short but significant run on “SNL Korea.”

Back on the August 2nd episode of the show, Yoo Heeyeol subtly dropped hints of leaving during the “1 Minute Honest Talk” session of “People Update” segment. “Whenever I come to the studio, I constantly have heavy feelings of apology,” he said, adding, “I have thought a few times that ‘SNL is a piece of clothing that I cannot understand and doesn’t fit,’ and that ‘I should let it go

Ailee reveals her secret to losing 10kg through 2 meal diet

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Known for her powerful vocals, Ailee has received much attention from the public recently as she slimmed down quite a bit. Ailee responded by not only revealing that she lost 10kg, but she also shared her secret behind the weight loss.

On August 30th, Ailee performed on stage for “KBS Immortal Song” in the “Million Seller” special broadcast. The contestants for this episode covered hit songs from Cho Yongpil, Lee Moonse, Kim Gunmo, and Jo Sungmo, and sang them with their own styles.

Not only did Ailee amaze the audience with her singing, she also received much attention due to the performance outfit she wore. The outfit highlighted her improved figure, with Ailee confidently showing off her waist. When MC Shin Dongyup said to Ailee, “Your diet was a success!”, Ailee responded by saying that she had lost 10kg through a diet

BTS Releases LA Version Of 'Boy In Luv' To Mixed Reaction From Fans

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(Photo : Mnet ) The LA version of "Boy In Luv" released by Mnet features BTS with Black women.

On August 28, Mnet released a LA based revamp of a video for the popular BTS (Bangtan Boys) song “Boy In Luv.” “Boy In Luv” is a track from the second BTS mini album, “Skool Luv Affair” which was released earlier in the year. The LA version of “Boy In Luv” was filmed as part of episodes five and six of the Mnet reality show, “American Hustle Life.”

“American Hustle Life” features BTS as they complete various challenges in the United States, with the goal of improving their skills as rappers, as well as performers. In previous episodes of the series, the group teamed up with legendary "90s hip hop artist Coolio.

The interesting point of “American Hustle Life” is that it has prominently featured Black hip hop artists and members of the community

Daniel Henney beats So Ji Sub & Kim Soo Hyun in a survey for best kisser among actors

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Daniel Henney greeted fans on the set of his photo shoot for golf apparel brand "W.ANGLE" on KBS 2TV"s "Entertainment Relay"!

The reporter congratulated him on getting a role in Disney"s upcoming animation movie "Big Hero 6". The actor shared, "Thank you. It"s my first time dubbing [for a production]. It was really, really wonderful that I got casted. It"s an amazing movie with a great message for children. I think of it as an honor [for me to be a part of]." The reporter asked, ""Let It Go" from "Frozen" became a huge hit so how about doing an OST?" Daniel Henney humbly joked, "I"m not a very good singer so "let it go". Let Daniel go. If you go on YouTube, there is a clip of me singing "Diana"

South Korea Just Created Their Own “Jersey Shore” called “Gangnam Boys”

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South Korea has created their own version of “Jersey Shore”, out of the iconic Gangnam district in Seoul. The show, called “Gangnam Boys” will be airing soon.

In the video teaser, “Gangnam Boys” are shown to be those who are from the district of Gangnam. The first person introduced from the “Gangnam Boys” is Tommy, someone who says “wearing Abercrombie is essential”.

In the teaser, Tommy goes to pickup Korean girls in Gangnam and even comes across SPICA member Jiwon!

Check out the teaser below, subbed in English.