JYJ”s Jaejoong confirmed for new drama “Spy”

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Jaejoong has been confirmed to play the lead role in upcoming KBS"s drama "Spy".

C-Jes Entertainment announced on November 26th that Jaejoong will be staring in new KBS"s drama "Spy and will take the role of a genius analyst named Sunwoo.

"Spy" is based on an Israeli drama called MICE(or Gordin Cell), telling the story of a mother who is an ex-spy from North Korea and her son, who is an NIS agent. The drama will take on the new concept as it will be a  ix between spy thriller and usual family drama.

"Spy" will be broadcasted in January 2015.

What is the most favorite TV program of November?

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Recently, Gall Up Korea has conducted a survey on over 1000 random people all over the country to find out TOP favorite TV programs of November, 2014.
The results showed that MBC"s variety program, "Infinity Challenge" continue leading with 7.6%. Regardless of the recent scandal of No Hong Chul, the show is still loved by most of people.
The second most favorite program surprisingly belongs to tvN"s drama, "Misaeng" with 5.6%. The drama received a lot of positive reactions right from the start and maintained its highest ratings among various programs on the cable channel.
Standing at no.3 is KBS2"s "Superman is Back" with 4,6 %, followed by weekend drama, "My Dear Cat" (KBS1), Non-Summit (JTBC), 1 Night 2 Days (KBS2).
The rest positions respectively belong to KBS2"s "What"s With This Family" (3,4%), KBS2"s "Gag Concert" (3,3%), SBS"s "Running Man" (3

Rookie Singer Megan Lee Has Contract Dispute with Agency 6 Months after Debut

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Just six months into her debut, rookie singer Megan Lee has run into problems with her agency’s exclusive contract.

Megan Lee is currently signed with g.o.d Kim Tae Woo’s agency Soul Shop Entertainment, and on November 25, it was revealed that she submitted a request for an injunction on her contract to the Seoul Central District Court.

A source from Megan Lee’s camp stated that the contract is unfair, including issues with breach penalties, the agency abusing its power to put down unfair terms, and the agency unilaterally setting a schedule for the artist without consulting her. “We had set a schedule abroad with permission from the agency, but the agency then went ahead and signed a contract with the musical ‘All Shook Up’ on their own

Which Mon-Tues drama soared above its competitors in viewer ratings this week?

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"Pride and Prejudice" continued to be the only drama with double-digit viewer ratings in its time slot this week!



According to AGB Nielsen Media ResearchMBC"s "Pride and Prejudice" achieved a 11.9% viewer rating on Tuesday which is a 0.6% increase from its previous viewer rating of 11.3% on Monday.


KBS 2TV"s "Cantabile Tomorrow" rose 0.9% from a 4.9% viewer rating on Monday to a 5.8% viewer rating on Tuesday. SBS" "Secret Door" dropped 0.1% from a 5.5% viewer rating on Monday to a 5.4% viewer rating on Tuesday.


Which Mon-Tues drama are you getting ready for Thanksgiving with?


Lee Joon shows off his modern-dance skills in stills from “Mister Baek”

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Lee Joon showed off his modern-dance skills in stills from MBC Wed-Thurs drama "Mister Baek"!



In the still cuts, Dae Han (Lee Joon) expresses his feelings through dance after getting into a psychological warfare with Shin Hyung (Shin Ha Kyun). Lee Joon is said to have prepared the choreography for this scene with his background as a modern-dance major and ballet minor at Korea National University of Arts.


A rep stated, "You can tell that he is definitely a dancer by his acting. His alluring glare and movements felt beautiful."


Stay tuned for the episode today!


“Misaeng” Original Comic Books Hit Two Million Copies in Sales, Becomes Year’s Bestseller

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The original comic series of the hit tvN drama “Misaeng” has hit two million copies in sales, and has become 2014′s biggest bestseller.

The publisher of “Misaeng,” Wisdom House, announced on November 26, “‘Misaeng’ hit the one million mark last month, and since then, it has sold another million copies in just a month. It has now become the biggest selling book this year.”

“Misaeng,” a webtoon series by Yoon Tae Ho that serialized on Daum Webtoon, began being published as a physical series in September of 2012. Its last ninth volume was published in October of 2013. Since the premiere of the drama adaptation of “Misaeng,” the sales of the original source material has exploded

Joo Won to sing OST for “Tomorrow Cantabile”

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According to some inner sources on November 25, Joo Won would participate in the OST of "Tomorrow Cantabile" and has already finished recording.
Joo Won is not only a famous actor in many dramas and TV shows, he used to be a musical actor with his own talent in singing. Fans are expecting to listen to the OST this time to feel his sentimental voice.
The song is said to be played in the last two episodes of "Tomorrow’s Cantabile" which will air the final episode on December 2.
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JYJ Kim Jae Joong Confirmed for KBS Drama “Spy,” to Play Genius Analyst

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JYJ‘s Kim Jae Joong has been confirmed as the lead actor of an upcoming KBS drama called “Spy.”

Kim Jae Joong’s agency CJeS Entertainment announced on November 26, “Kim Jae Joong has been confirmed as the lead in the new KBS Friday drama ‘Spy.’ He will be portraying a genius analyst for the project.”

“Spy” is based on an Israeli drama called “The Gordin Cell.” It will be a drama about an ex-spy mother and her son who works for the National Intelligence Service. It will be a new hybrid drama, mixing the usual family drama genre with spy thriller elements.

In the drama, Kim Jae Joong will portray Seonwoo, a genius analyst working for the NIS

Moon Ji-yoon cast in short drama

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Actor Moon Ji-yoon is starring in the new KBS 2TV "Drama Special - This Is My Dad".

"Drama Special - This Is My Dad" is about the process of understanding family through single-mom Hee-yeong"s life. She meets Soo-cheol, the kid"s father for the first time in 7 years and accepts his family.

Moon Ji-yoon takes on the role of Ko Soo-cheol. He was once called Kang Dong-won for his good looks and is Hee-yeong"s first love. He was the famous heartbreaker but age creeps up on him and his life is completely different.

Moon Ji-yoon said, "I am happy to be in this drama and I hope you support me".

"Drama Special - This Is My Dad" will broadcast on November 30 at 12:10AM (local time).

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A Pink talk in satoori and challenge themselves to not incorporate any English words while speaking on “Oven Radio”

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A Pink greeted Pink Panda again through the 3rd episode of their "Oven Radio"!



A Pink introduced themselves with satoori (dialect), and during the "A Pink Tells All" segment, Chorong and Bomi chose each other in response to the question of who would they date if they were a guy.


The members also challenged themselves to not use any English or English-derived words while they talked, and the punishment for failing to do so was to drink sophora tea. Another notable moment of the short 5 minutes was when the sweet girls cheered up a fan, who gave up his dream of becoming a ballad singer after his voice changed, by singing "NoNoNo".


Check out the episode filled with more fun moments with A Pink above!

Han Ye Seul Reassures Fans That She and Teddy Are Still Dating

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Actress Han Ye Seul and YG Entertainment’s producer Teddy have assured fans that they are still together.

Dating openly since last year, rumors floated around the last two to three weeks of a breakup between the two. Especially since there were a lot of celebrity couples reported to have separated, fans have gradually focused on the couple and their status. Han Ye Seul’s side stated, “After verifying, there seems to be no problems with their relationship.”

Han Ye Seul is currently starring in SBS weekend drama “Birth of a Beauty” and when she doesn’t have a shooting schedule, she is with Teddy. A source from “Birth of a Beauty” stated, “On the set, Han Ye Seul talks to her boyfriend every chance she gets, making everyone envious of the couple

Makers of New Drama “Valid Love” Release Uhm Tae Woong Pictures

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The makers of upcoming tvN drama “Valid Love” have released a series of photographs featuring actor Uhm Tae Woong, who will be starring in the new series alongside fellow actors Lee Si Young and Lee Soo Hyuk.

In the drama, Uhm Tae Woong plays the role of a man who tries to prevent his wife Il Ri (played by Lee Si Young) from having an affair with another man (played by Lee Soo Hyuk). The show’s producers have explained that Uhm Tae Woong’s character is a kind and naïve man, while Il Ri is a more complex and multi-dimensional character.

The two met at school, and one of the photographs show Uhm Tae Woong wearing a tight-fitting school uniform. In another picture, it seems that he is almost about to cry, which will fill would-be viewers with curiosity.

Han Ji Seung, the director of the series, explained that Uhm Tae Woong will be a success in the role, saying, “Although Uhm Tae Woong looks like a very straightforward guy, he can act in a variety of roles

Nae Il’s Cantabile Episode 14 Review: Shim Eun Kyung Puts Joo Won Under Hypnosis

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In Nae Il’s Cantabile, episode 14, Seol Nae Il(played by Shim Eun Kyung) put Cha Yoo Jin(played by Joo Won) under hypnosis.

Nae Il learned how to use hypnosis and used it on Yoo Jin to change his mind about studying abroad. She ordered him to say “My Nae Il” ten times.

The next day, Yoo Jin unconsciously said in front of his colleagues, “My Nae Il has to prepare for the next year’s competition.” Everyone was surprised and started to tease him saying, “Look at you! You’re being whipped!”

Lee Seung Gi and Moon Chae Won Enchant in “Today’s Love” Trailer

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A video trailer has been released for upcoming movie “Today’s Love,” starring singer-actor Lee Seung Gi, as well as actress Moon Chae Won.

This romantic comedy tells the tale of an elementary school teacher (played by Lee Seung Gi) who falls for a TV weather forecaster (Moon Chae Won). It is scheduled for release in January 2015, and will also feature appearances from After School member Lizzy, as well as Ga In of Brown Eyed Girls.

The video shows clips from numerous scenes in the movie, including a comedic scene that involves Lee Seung Gi’s character carrying a seemingly drunk Moon Chae Won through the streets at nighttime, while the latter curses, insults him and even bites his ear

Nae Il’s Cantabile Episode 14 Review: Shim Eun Kyung Tells Park Bo Gum Not to Approach Her

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In Nae Il’s Cantabile, episode 14, Seol Nae Il(played by Shim Eun Kyung) told Lee Yoon Hoo(played by Park Bo Gum) not to approach her.

Nae Il was upset that Cha Yoo Jin(played by Joo Won) was too busy to meet her after the Art Festival. Yoon Hoo said, “Good. I have plenty of time. Hang out with me.”

Nae Il said, “You are not allowed to approach me.” Yoon Hoo replied, “I like how you have your own beliefs and rules. Okay, I won’t approach you, so will you please lean on me when things get too tough for you to handle?”

Nae Il’s Cantabile Episode 14 Review: Joo Won Compliments on Shim Eun Kyung “Your Performance was the Best”

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In Nae Il’s Cantabile, episode 14, Cha Yoo Jin(played by Joo Won) complimented on Seol Nae Il(played by Shim Eun Kyung)’s performance.

Nae Il did a great job on her performance at Baek Gun Woo Art Festival, however she could not go on the first place because she broke the rules. She eventually went home disappointed.

Yoo Jin went to her house and brought her to his place. He cooked for her and said, “Your performance was the best.”

Nae Il’s Cantabile Episode 14 Review: Joo Won Helps Shim Eun Kyung Overcome Her Trauma

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In Nae Il’s Cantabile, episode 14, Cha Yoo Jin(played by Joo Won) helped Seol Nae Il(played by Shim Eun Kyung) overcame her trauma.

Previously, Nae Il bumped into her old teacher, who gave her a stage trauma, and ran out of the building. Yoo Jin saw her running out and went after her. He comforted her and gently said, “Alright, let’s forget about everything. It’s sad we came all this way and you want to quit now, but if you really want to quit, you should.”

Yoo Jin held Nae Il’s hand and was about to go out, when Nae Il stopped and said, “I can do this. I can play.”

Hong Jin Young and Outsider collaborate for “Mister Baek” OST

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Trot singer Hong Jin Young and rapper Outsider have come together for a unique collaboration for the OST of drama "Mister Baek"!



The two artists, who previously worked together for an appearance on "Immortal Song", have joined efforts again for the remake of the song "Give Back My Youth" that was been arranged by composer Shim Tae Hyun.


Check out the song above!

Pride and Prejudice Episode 9 Review: Lee Tae Hwan Asks Baek Soo Ryun “Who Am I?”

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In Pride and Prejudice, episode 9, Kang Soo(played by Lee Tae Hwan) asked his grandma who he was.

Previously, Soo was confused when he saw Han Yeol Moo(played by Baek Jin Hee)’s files. He went home and took out a dusty box. He opened it and found a yellow coat. He was shocked and asked Baek Geum Ok(played by Baek Soo Ryun), “Grandma, who am I?”

Pride and Prejudice Episode 9 Review: Jung Hye Sung Asks Choi Woo Sik After His Kiss “Why Did You Stop?”

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In Pride and Prejudice, episode 9, Yoo Gwang Mi(played by Jung Hye Sung) asked Lee Jang Won(played by Choi Woo Sik) why he stopped kissing her.

Previously, while Jang Won and Gwang Mi worked together looking for a lost file, Jang Won got attracted to Gwang Mi.

The two had a drink together, when Jang Won suddenly kissed her. At first, Gwang Mi got angry but as he stopped kissing, she yelled, “Why did you stop?” Then she kissed him back.