Kim Tae Woo recalls a time he was scolded by J.Y. Park because of his appearance

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The g.o.d members, who first debuted under JYP Entertainment, were the special guests on the August 22 installment of "EXO 90:2014." On this day, talented singer Kim Tae Woo recalled a time he was yelled at by J.Y. Park because of a live performance.


While watching a video of the group"s debut stage, Kim Tae Woo stated, "At that time, I came out without wearing glasses." Park Joon Hyung joked, "At that time, his face really looked like a caterpillar"s," making everybody laugh.




Kim Tae Woo continued, revealing he was criticized because of his appearance, "To make things worse, that was a live performance. The moment I raised my head and sang, my eyes were blinded so I closed them

Actor Park Seo Joon Reveals His Dating Style in InStyle Men Magazine

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Actor Park Seo Joon revealed his dating style.

In the recent issue of the fashion magazine, “InStyle Men,” Park Seo Joon showed his manly side, contradicting the romantic image he has in dramas.

While wearing a colorful tuxedo style, Park Seo Joon showed his sexy gaze towards the camera. Even when the actor was asked to do a difficult pose, he was able to do them without any hesitation and freely expressed his talent.

In the interview that continued after the photo shoot, he was asked whether he’s sweet like in the dramas when it comes to dating. Park Seo Joon answered by saying, “While I’m dating, I’m not the type to act cute but I’m more used to listening to what the other person has to say. I’m very subjective and I know what I like and what I dislike

Taeyeon says all of her personal life will not be divulged in TaeTiSeo”s reality program

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The press conference for TaeTiSeo"s upcoming reality program, OnStyle"s "The TaeTiSeo," took place at the CJ E&M Center on August 22.




During the event, Taeyeon was told, "You"re engaging in your first reality program since acknowledging your relationship with EXO"s Baekhyun." She responded, "The purpose of the program is to show the process of preparing for the new album as well as TaeTiSeo"s fashion and beauty, all of which people may be curious about.


I do not think I need to reveal everything from my personal life just because it"s a reality program. The daily life of TaeTiSeo shows us playing, eating, and chatting, so I hope you would put aside your focus on the private side of things

LABOUM reveals MV teaser for “Pit-a-Pat”; Solbin gains attention for being Girl’s Day Hyeri’s doppelganger

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Ahead of their debut, rookie girl group LABOUM’s Solbin is garnering attention for looking very similar to Girl’s Day’s Hyeri.

Solbin’s debut teaser image was released by LABOUM’s Twitter on August 19, in preparation for their debut. Solbin in particular drew attention for looking like Hyeri from Girl’s Day and has even received the title “Little Hyeri.”

Meanwhile, LABOUM released a music video teaser on their YouTube page, for their debut single album, “Pit-a-Pat.” Compared to the previous teaser, here you get a closer look at the girls. The members are seen dancing, acting silly and cute, and they even showcase a line from their debut song “Petit Macaron.”

Check out the music video teaser below.

LABOUM is set to release their album, both in stores and online, on August 28

Super Junior”s Siwon, Kangin, Donghae, and Eunhyuk tease for “Beat Burger Project”?

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It looks like Eunhyuk is up again for SM"s "Beat Burger Project," but this time enlisted the help of fellow Super Junior members Kangin, Donghae, and Siwon!




The members posted humorous pictures they took in what looks to be a recording studio or dance practice room. In addition, two are wearing shirts that say "Beat Burger," the name of the creative project that is going on at the moment.


Last time, Eunhyuk showed off his smooth dance moves to an even smoother jazz tune, so what are these four humorous boys up to next?




BOYS pic.twitter.com/SDdKK1zV7N

— SIWON CHOI (@siwon407) August 22, 2014

Netizens dig up past comments by Kim Hyunjoong in light of alleged assault charges

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Comments made in an interview have resurfaced in light of the allegations Kim Hyunjoong faces for the repeated assault of his alleged girlfriend.

In December 2013, Kim Hyunjoong took part in an interview with KBS2TV’s “Entertainment Weekly” for his drama then, “Inspiring Youth”. In the interview he says, “Instead of hitting people, it was easier to get hit by others.”

There was a scene where I had to flick another actor’s Adam apple," he continued. "I just couldn’t do it right because I was thinking of how much pain the other actor would be in. I just felt so sorry and so I hesitated a lot. As a result, I got a lot of bad takes and NGs.”

He added, “After getting advice from my seniors, they told me to just do it once properly

IU, Chanyeol, Sunny, Yuri, and many more top stars continue the “Ice Bucket Challenge”

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Here comes the next long list of celebrities accepting the "Ice Bucket Challenge" to spread awareness about and raise money for the Lou Gehrig"s Disease: 2PM"s Chansung, Go Ara, Girls" Generation"s Sunny and Yuri, IU, B.A.P, MBLAQ"s Seung Ho, EXO"s Tao and Chanyeol, Taurine, INFINITE"s Sungyeol, Jun.K, Hwang Jung Eum, F.T Island"s Seunghyun, HOMME, Sunny Hill"s Misung and SeungA, NU"EST"s Minhyun, SISTAR"s Soyu, and Park Bo Ram. Read below for their nominations:


Chansung: 2PM"s Junho, Producer Lee Ye Ji, J.Y. Park

Go Ara: Lee Min Jung, Henry

Sunny: Shin So Yul, Shin Dong Yup

IU: f(x)"s Luna, Akdong Musician

B.A.P: Park Ji Sung, g.o.d"s Park Joon Hyung, Psy, Untouchable"s Sleepy, Park Tae Hwan, Hong Suk Chun, Moon Chae Won, TVXQ"s Yunho, Kim Yuna

Seungho: 2PM"s Wooyoung, 2AM"s Changmin, TINT

Yuri: Jun Hye Bin, Yoo Se Yoon, her older brother

Hyun Bin: Tang Wei, Jang Dong Gun

Sung Yeol: TEEN TOP"s Niel

Chanyeol: John Mayer, Beenzino

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Choi Jin Hyuk Chooses Active Duty

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Earlier this year it was reported that actor Choi Jin Hyuk would serve out his two-year mandatory military service as a conscripted policeman in the Seoul Police Public Relations Unit. But the actor has changed his mind.

His agency, Redbrick House, says that he opted out of serving in the police public relations unit and will instead serve as an active duty soldier.

Since the actor passed the examination in March and has declined to serve in the police promotional unit, he is obligated to report for active duty as a regular soldier.

His enlistment date has not yet been confirmed, although it is said that he will enlist some time this year.

All Korean males must serve two years of military duty between the ages of 18 and 35

Suho acts in remake MV of g.o.d”s “To My Mother” on “EXO 90:2014″

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EXO"s Suho turned into something of a teenage delinquent in his remake MV of g.o.d"s 1998 song "To My Mother" for reality program, "EXO 90:2014."  Sporting a very "90s hairstyle of long hair split in the middle and leaving his white shirt opened to complete his sexy yet tough look, Suho goes around picking fights in this darkly lit, angsty MV.




In addition, Mnet promised to release a special behind-the-scenes video from the making of the MV if the remake above achieves over 300,000 views within 72 hours.


You can check out the original below.



ToppDogg release special video for “Why Am I Like This?”

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Topp Dogg release a special clip for their AmadeuS Deluxe Edition album"s title track "Why Am I Like This?" through their "On Air Topp Dogg On Top".

The members are enjoying their carefree time wearing school uniforms and doing various activities. Check it out below:


Idol Artist Yura of Girl’s Day Gifts Yoo Jae Suk with a Hand-Drawn Portrait

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Yura of Girl’s Day made a guest appearance on the latest episode of KBS “Happy Together” and gifted MC Yoo Jae Suk with a portrait she had drawn herself. Also making guest appearances in this episode were Otani Ryohei, Enes Kaya, Sam Ochiri, Choi Yeo Jin, and Clara for the “Hot Men and Women” special.

Yura has already gathered much attention for her artistic skills, which were revealed through the media. It is already known that she majored in art in School of the Arts. She had also brought her drawing of Elsa from the Disney Film, “Frozen” and received many compliments for the quality of her artwork, both from the staff as well as the guests and MCs.

As she handed over the framed portrait, Yura also commented that “It was very difficult to do

BTS are goofballs on set of “Danger” MV

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BTS have revealed what went on behind the scenes of their music video for "Danger"!



Like the title of their album "Dark & Wild", BTS went with a charismatic concept for their "Danger" MV and latest comeback. The making-of shows that despite the group"s rough "bad boy" style, the members are still goofballs on set. 

Check out the making of BTS" "Danger" MV above! (Make sure to turn on the English captions.)

INFINITE”s Sungjong takes on his first ever solo pictorial for “Nylon”

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You know you"ve reached a certain level of popularity if you have the opportunity to do a solo pictorial, and INFINITE"s Sungjong did just that for the first time for "NYLON"!



In honor of "NYLON"s 6th anniversary, Sungjong, who also celebrates his birthday in September, showed off his boyish charms in funky stripes and prints for next month"s issue. Sungjong shared his birthday wish, "For my birthday this year, I want to spend time with the fans who always support me."


Check out more of Sungjong"s pictorial in "Nylon"s September issue!



Sistar teases new song “I Swear”

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Girl group Sistar released a new teaser video for its new song "I Swear" on its agency"s official YouTube channel. Starship Entertainment released the video, which was recorded on a beach in Saipan, the Mariana Islands, and shows the four members dancing at sunset.

The video is for a track on the special album "Sweet & Sour", which is scheduled to come out on Tuesday. The news about the new album has surprised many fans and industry experts as the group released the six-song record "Touch N Move" just last month. The title song "Touch My Body" topped many of the local music charts soon after it came out. By Lee Sun-min

Park Shin Hye puts a spin on classics for “W Korea”

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Park Shin Hye is one of the most sought after actresses these days, and she made it obvious why with her class and sophistication in "W Korea"!



The actress donned sophisticated silhouettes that say that she"s ready to work with style, and her reddish hair color compliments her milky skin. Of course, fans know that she is beautiful both inside and out no matter what she wears because at the end of the day, her down-to-earth personality is the secret to her beauty!


Park Shin Hye has been going on her Asia tour "2014 Story of Angel" and is awaiting her fan meetings in Taiwan and Thailand this September. Check out more of Park Shin Hye"s pictorial in "W Korea"s September issue!



Which Wed-Thurs drama ranked #1 in its time slot this week?

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Viewer ratings have been in a slump across the board, but "Joseon Gunman" still managed to maintain its #1 spot in its time slot!


According to AGB Nielsen Media Research, the August 21st episode of KBS 2TV"s "Joseon Gunman" achieved a 11.7% viewer rating, which is a 0.6% increase from its previous viewer rating of 11.1% for its August 20th episode.

MBC"s "Fated To Love You" rose 0.5% from a 10.6% for its Wednesday episode to a 11.1% viewer rating for its Thursday episode. SBS" "It"s Okay, That"s Love" also rose 0.3% from a 9.7% viewer rating on Wednesday to a 10.0% viewer rating on Thursday, but it wasn"t enough to get it out of third place.

Which drama have you been watching?

T-ara”s Eunjung, Rainbow”s Seung Ah, and Lim Soo Hyang show off their toned figures for “InStyle MEN”

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T-ara"s Eunjung, Rainbow"s Seung Ah, and actress Lim Soo Hyang showed off their toned figures for "InStyle MEN"!



Eunjung shared her secret to losing 9 kg (~19 lbs), "Five days out of the week, I made sure to exercise and made a balanced weight loss my focus by doing workouts for muscular strength in my top half and aerobic exercise for my lower half."


Lim Soo Hyang and Seung Ah were also joined by their trainers who they"ve been with for 6 years and 4 years, respectively.


You can check out the pictorial taken with their trainers in "InStyle MEN"!




Shoo and her children grace the cover of “Mom & Enfant” + become endorsement models for “Hat”s On Kids”

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Shoo and her children YooRa Hee, and Ra Yool are giving you more adorable goodness for the cover of "Mom & Enfant" as well as their pictorial for hat brand "Hat"s On Kids"!



Ra Hee and Ra Yool took their one-hour nap on set and smiled for the camera for the magazine"s "refreshing fall outing" concept. Shoo had to do some multi-tasking while taking care of the twins and carrying out the photo shoot, but she didn"t show any signs of being tired. Yoo also joined his siblings for their "Hat"s On Kids" pictorial in hats with cool characters that any kid would enjoy.


Check out more of the family pictorial on "Mom & Enfant"s September issue as well as "Hat"s On Kids" stores!




Red Velvet Members Explain What Type Of Guys They Like

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After SHINee"s Taemin revealed that the members of Red Velvet are all pretty, the ladies made their appearance on the August 21st episode of radio program show, "Cultwo Show." On the show, each of the members was asked what type of guys they like.

The ladies explained they are busy with promotions; they do not have time to date because they are the future stars for SM Entertainment. Plus, they are still young with Joy being only seventeen years old; while Wendy, Seulgi, and Irene are all in their early twenties. Despite this, they acted mature and responded to the question.

The first one to answer the question was Wendy. Her response was that she prefers guys that have the personality of comedian, MC, singer, and songwriter Park Myung Soo. The reason why, she explained, is because Park Myung Soo looks like her father

K-Drama OST Roundup: Melody Day Sings For The ‘Fated To Love You’ Soundtrack

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(Photo : SBS, MBC) Melody Day sings for "Fated to Love You," while "I Feel You" appears on the "It"s Okay, That"s Love" soundtrack.

K-Pop trio Melody Day lend their voices to part seven of the “Fated to Love You” original soundtrack, as the drama draws to a close.

“Fated to Love You” utilized whimsical plot elements to present a unique adaptation of the 2008 Taiwanese hit drama.


“You’re My Everything” captures the emotionality of the lead in to the penultimate episode , as Lee Gun (Jang Hyuk) and Ellie Kim (Jang Na Ra) attempt to decide if they are truly destined to be together.

“It’s Okay, That’s Love” continues to deliver a non-judgemental approach to mental illness while embracing those who are phobic of falling in love