On August 20, Singles released a pictorial featuring actor Lee Je Hoon.
This photo shoot celebrated its 10 year anniversary by expressing 10 years’ time with Lee Je Hoon. He conveyed the imperfect boy, the rebellious teen, the 20-year-old youth, the boy who became an adult, the real man in the army, the turning point of the 30s, and the current face that we love… the actor who was gone for two years.
During the interview for the pictorial, Lee Je Hoon shared a humorous story about his first day in the army. “Before I enlisted, I was so focused on my work that I didn’t have time to rest. I was really content in knowing that I did everything that I could do. I slept comfortably the first day, but the next day other people felt uncomfortable around me. It turned out that I was snoring so loudly, everyone else couldn’t sleep
Choo Sarang will be getting closer with her younger cousin Haruto
on the upcoming episode of KBS 2TV
"s "Superman is Back"!
Choo Sarang, who was initially hesitant about hanging out with someone other than Yuto, showed her growing maturity as a noona by showing her caring side towards Haruto. Meanwhile, Haruto couldn"t have been happier to go outside to the park after being unable to adjust to the cameras in the "choovely" house.
Haru also showed her amazing strength by tugging the toy bandwagon by herself, leading Yano Shiho to compliment her in Korean, telling her, "Impressive."
Stay tuned for Choo Sarang and Haruto"s play date this Sunday!
YG Entertainment artist Lee Hi posted a photo on her Instagram on August 20 with fellow YG singer Lee Soo Hyun of Akdong Musician. The photo was posted with the message, “Staring silently.”
The photo shows the singer posing amiably with Lee Soo Hyun. The Akdong Musician member is making a peace sign with her hand while Lee Hi has her arm wrapped around Lee Soo Hyun’s waist. Lee Hi stares at Lee Soo Hyun’s face instead of the camera, showing her quirky yet endearing sense of humor.
In related news, Lee Hi, Lee Soo Hyun, and other YG singers performed at “AIA Real Life: Now Festival 2014,” which took place on August 15 through 16.
Check out the full photo of the two adorable singers below!
John Park will make a comeback with single album "U
" this September!
According to a rep from his agency Music Farm on August 22, John Park recently completed the majority of his upcoming single album and is adjusting his comeback date. His agency stated, "John Park"s upcoming single "U" is a soul-based, UK pop style song. It"s a high-quality song that highlights John Park"s baritone voice and improved expressions."
John Park stated through his agency, "I feel proud to show a new side of myself through my music."
This will mark his comeback after one year since his 1st full-length album "Inner Child".
September is definitely going to be an exciting month!
Son Ho Young of g.o.d recently revealed a heartfelt text message that he received from EXO‘s Suho.
On August 22, Son Ho Young wrote on his Twitter account, “This is a personal text message, but I’m posting this because I just feel so grateful and happy~ I’m definitely going to have to tune in today^^ Everyone is going to watch the music video that Suho worked hard to film, right?~” Along with this message, the g.o.d member posted a screenshot of the text that Suho had sent to him.
The text message said: “Hello, Son Ho Young sunbae-nim~ This is EXO’s leader Suho.^^ We filmed for ‘EXO 90:2014’ today and I was just reminded during filming that the broadcast date for the episode we did with g.o.d sunbae-nim is tomorrow
Name: 김예림 / Kim Ye Rim
Birthplace: South Korea
K-pop group: Two Months
Shut Up Flower Boy Band (tvN, 2012)
French TV celebrity Fabian has explained why idol groups have not enjoyed success in his home country. The star was appearing as part of a special edition of MBC entertainment show “Star Gazing,” hosted by Kang Ho Dong. Also appearing on the show were girl groups SISTAR and 4Minute, as well as a number of non-Korean celebrities, including Robert Holley.
During the show, Fabian explained, “Idol groups became popular in France about 20 years ago, but all but disappeared within the space of a year. The reason for this was that they had difficulities with their dance routines. They made a lot of mistakes during live shows, so it never really caught on.”
A model named Joel, from America, agreed that Western idol groups have struggled. He noted, “In the United States, most people are used to freestyle dancing
Mystic89, the talent agency that represents solo star Puer Kim, has released a teaser image as the artist gears up for a comeback. The artist is set to make a return to the K-Pop scene with a new release entitled “Purifier,” set to drop sometime in September. The photo was uploaded to the official Mystic89 Twitter page on the morning of August 22.
The post seems to hint that the star is set to undergo a change of image for “Purifier,” however. The singer’s debut single, “Manyo Maash,” released in January this year, had something of a gothic concept, with the singer dressed in dark clothing, heavy make-up, and jet-black hair.
The latest image, however, shows the star with blonde hair, sitting in a wooden room next to a large electric fan. The teaser seems to hint that the comeback theme will see Puer Kim go in a very different direction fashion-wise from her debut release
Song Il Kook surprised fans of "Superman is Back
" by revealing that he wants to raise twin girls in his interview with "Styler Jubu Lifestyle
Song Il Kook shared his big ambition to have twin girls next, "I even came up with the names "Woori" and "Nara" [when put together "woori nara" means "our nation" which goes along with the Korean pride theme of his triplets" names "Dae Han Min Guk Man Se" which means "Republic of Korea Hurrah!"]."
"But if I really end up having another kid, I"m worried that it will be another son."
Stay tuned for his "superman" power in taking care of his triplets by himself for 48 hours on "Superman is Back" this Sunday!
It turns out Nine Muses" Kyung Li and ZE:A"s Kevin will be greeting us as part of the unit called "NASTY NASTY
As reported yesterday, the two labelmates have teamed up to form a project unit with a mysterious female singer. Their unit name is NASTY NASTY, according to Star Empire Entertainment
, and their song will be released on September 3.
The song is said to be produced by composer Rado
, and that fan can expect a provocative sexy concept, as hinted by the teaser image shown above. "We are preparing a 3-member project group consisting of Kevin, Kyung Li, and a rookie female member... A 3-member group compared to a duo will be more new and exciting... The rookie female member has an innocent yet sexy style. The three members will show a very sexy stage,"
the agency said.
Be on the lookout for more details to come!
SISTAR"s Bora enjoyed what"s left of the summer season as she headed outdoors with her camera or lounged by the window with the sun casting its warm rays on her in a pictorial for "NYLON
Bora looked effortlessly beautiful while posing for the laid-back pictorial with her "Samsung GALAXY Zoom2" camera.
It"s no secret that SISTAR have been busy with their successful promotions for "Touch My Body" and preparations for follow-up title track "I Swear", so let"s hope that she gets some free time to enjoy her hobby of capturing memories with her camera!
Check out more of Bora"s pictorial for "NYLON"s September issue in honor of their 6th anniversary!
Actress Song Hye Gyo and actor Kang Dong Won revealed their thoughts about wearing school uniforms in the upcoming film “My Brilliant Life” (aka “My Palpitating Life”)
On August 21, a press conference was held in Seoul for the film, and director Lee Jae Yong, actors Kang Dong Won, Song Hye Gyo, Jo Sung Mok, and Baek Il Sub were in attendance.
“My Brilliant Life” is about a young, married couple who gave birth to a baby boy when they were 17-years-old. However, their son, Areum, was born with progeria (Hutchinson-Gilford progeria syndrome), a rare genetic condition that causes rapid premature aging. Song Hye Gyo plays the role of Areum’s mother, Mira, and Kang Dong Won plays the role of the father, Dae Soo
YG’s rookie group WINNER (members Kang Seung Yoon, Lee Seung Hoon, Song Min Ho, Nam Tae Hyun, and Kim Jin Woo) continue their winning streak, having nabbed the number one spot on Billboard’s World Album Chart with their new—and first—album “2014 S/S.”
The album was released this past August 12, and has been on a successful trip towards numerous victories on multiple music charts and music shows. The fact that this rookie group got the top spot in their first week of release is a big achievement. Though it is not in the top 200 list of the main Billboard Chart, this achievement is garnering much attention because it was through competition with music albums all over the world outside of the United States
Actress Kim Sarang has signed a deal with talent agency Brave Entertainment, fronted by superstar producer Brave Brothers (also known as Kang Dong Chul). The actress, a former Miss Korea, is famous for her roles in dramas such as SBS’ “Secret Garden” and “The King and I.”
Brave Entertainment has been looking to bolster its roster of acting talent of late, and has recently signed other stars, including Jung Man Shik, who is set to appear in upcoming movie “Chronicle of a Blood Merchant,” as well as others.
In a statement, the agency stated, “We are looking to expand our drama and movie activity. People around the world are starting to take notice of Korean entertainment. Brave Entertainment is seeking to gain greater international recognition with these new developments
Royal Pirates are getting us ready for the release of their new album, "Love Toxic
We don"t get to hear much of their upcoming song, but it is sure to be another ear pleaser as the band has always cranked out quality releases.
In the teaser, the boys head out to a lounge-type of setting where they can"t help but attract all the ladies" attention, especially at the end when they get the crowd going with their performance.
Stay tuned for the release on the 27th!
Kam Woo-seong is coming back with "My Spring Days".
Stills revealed on the 22nd show Kam Woo-seong dressed as Kang Dong-ha, the director of Hanuraon, a livestock industry.
Kang Dong-ha is a hard working businessman who made his own future as the best livestock entrepreneur. Despite the fact that he"s the director, he personally tends to the meat himself and sell them.
The stills of Kam Woo-seong show him wearing his overgarment, with a big chunk of meat on his shoulder. There"s another one of him in a clean suit, dealing with foreign buyers.
Kang Dong-ha lost his wife to an accident and lives with his two children. He"s been keeping busy to forget about his wife and pain. Dong-ha meets Lee Bomi (Choi Soo-young), who has his wife"s heart from the transplant and falls in love
While you patiently wait for another episode of "EXO 90:2014" which airs later today, EXO-L were treated to still-cuts and sticker photos of EXO and their next guests g.o.d, as well as a "snap movie" for Suho
"s upcoming MV!
On the upcoming episode, g.o.d picked Sehun as the member with the most influence or power among EXO instead of leader Suho, explaining, "The hyungs are nice so it seems like they would listen to whatever Sehun has to say well." EXO also followed along to g.o.d"s "handle dance" with Park Joon Hyung even showing off his breakdancing moves. Suho was also the next member to star in a remake MV, bringing compliments from g.o.d.
Kim Tae Woo shared, "All five members of g
Actor Choi Jin Hyuk was originally supposed to serve his mandatory military service as a conscripted policeman after getting into the Seoul Police Public Relations Unit, but it appears there is now a change of plans.
His agency as revealed recently that Choi Jin Hyuk decided to give up his position in the Seoul Police Public Relations Unit on the grounds that he wants to go as an active soldier. According to the Military Service Law, Choi Jin Hyuk was automatically classified as an active duty soldier and will be notified for enlistment by the Military Manpower Association.
Meanwhile, Choi Jin Hyuk is acting in MBC drama, "Fated To Love You," and has not revealed the exact date for enlistment yet
Kim Heung-soo"s madness has been captured.
Stills released on the 22nd consist of Kisan, who looks panicked and overwhelmed with madness after meeting Sadam. In another still, Kisan draws a knife at Queen Cheong-soo (Seo I-sook) due to his madness.
The first step of "crazy Kisan", is of him having a nervous breakdown after having a nightmare about Sadam and his plot. He falls into panic and it reads "madness". He starts raging when someone triggers it with the wrong words.
Kisan"s madness worsens after meeting Sadam, whose plot causes Kisan"s inferiority and suspicion for descendant and little brother Lee Rin (Jeong Il-woo). In the end, he puts a knife to Lee Rin and swears to kill him.
On the upcoming episode of ""The Night Watchman"s Journal"", Kisan"s madness is going to hit the climax
Jo Bo-ah had intimate thoughts in her mind.
On the third episode of the tvN drama "The Idle Mermaid", Kim Honey (Jo Bo-ah) imagined getting close and intimate with Kwon Si-kyeong (Song Jae-rim).
Kim Honey decided she would stop liking Kwon Si-kyeong for not recognizing her; however, that didn"t work out the way she wanted.
Kim Honey thought about getting close with Kwon Si-kyeong. In her mind, he was looking at her with passionate eyes and they physically got close.
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