Sohee, Chun Jung Myung, Choi Kang Hee, and more attend first script reading for “Heart to Heart”

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The cast and staff of tvN"s upcoming weekend drama "Heart to Heart" recently held their first script reading!



Chun Jung Myung, Choi Kang Hee, Sohee, Lee Jae Yoon, and more attended their first script reading at CJ E&M Center in Sangamdong, Seoul.


Chun Jung Myung plays the role of a psychiatrist Go Yi Suk, who suffers a trauma from his older brother"s death. Choi Kang Hee plays the role of Cha Hong Do, who has a social phobia. Lee Jae Yoon plays Cha Hong Do"s "daddy long legs" Jang Doo Soo. Sohee will also play aspiring actress Go Se Ro.

"Heart to Heart" is a romantic comedy which is set to premiere following "Miseng" on January 9!

“Pinocchio” Narrowly Pulls Ahead in Wednesday-Thursday Drama Ratings War

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Current SBS drama “Pinocchio” has edged ahead of rival series “Mr Baek” in the battle of the Wednesday-Thursday dramas.

Figures released on November 28 by Nielsen Korea, an organization that monitors viewer rates show that 10.4 percent of Korean viewers tuned in to watch “Pinocchio” on November 27, which was an increase of 0.2 percent on the ratings for the episode that aired on November 26.

According to Nielsen Korea, MBC‘s “Mr Baek” was ranked as a close second, scoring a viewer rating of 10 percent. “The King’s Face” finished in a distant third place, with a rating of 6.2 percent.

“Pinocchio” began airing on SBS on November 12, and stars actors Lee Jong Suk and Park Shin Hye. The next episode will air at 9:55 p

[First Impressions] Dr. Frost Episode 1

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Take a successful and popular actress, add a splash of jealous rival, and don’t forget a couple shakes of mentally unstable. Shake well. Garnish with a slice of crime-solving psychologist.

Serve cold.

The first episode of OCN’s “Dr. Frost” had all the ingredients of a strong premiere. And with the previews that were so well done, I was really looking forward to this drama as it seemed like a show that would be right up my alley. I felt confident that the story for “Dr. Frost” would be gripping, the characters complex, the story intriguing, and the drama generally entertaining.

Maybe I was expecting too much, but as I reached the end of the episode, I sat back in my chair trying to cleanse my palate of the bitter taste of disappointment.

The Set Up

“Dr

Recap: The 6th Episode of SBS Drama “Pinocchio”

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 by Jonni:When what we find is not the truth, truth sends a small signal- doubt. Listen to that signal.Episode 6- “The Adventures of 15 Boys” (aka “Two Years’ Vacation”)Cub reporters of every news station are sent out on mawaris. On a mawari, they make the rounds of the police stations, fire stations, hospitals, and courts in their line to find a good story to report. It basically requires that you live out of a suitcase for days on end, never getting enough sleep or food as you beg, plead, hide, eavesdrop, and do all that you can to get that good story before another news station. Newbies arrive at the police station all energetic, clean, and healthy, but it doesn’t take long until all you see are greasy heads, unshaven faces, and dark, sunken eyes.You’re basically a zombie

[Video] Trailer released for the Korean documentary “Shinhwa Live 3D: The Legend Continues”

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Trailer released for the upcoming Korean documentary "Shinhwa Live 3D: The Legend Continues"

"Shinhwa Live 3D: The Legend Continues" (2014)Directed by Son SeokWith Eric Moon, Andy, Lee Min-woo, Kim Dong-wan, Jun Jin,...SynopsisIn March 2013, the 3D Live concert sold out in five minutes after tickets went on sale. This documentary is about the Shinhwa 15th Anniversary Live Concert.Release date in Korea : 2014/12/11

Actress Nam Sang Mi Is Getting Married in January

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JR Entertainment, the talent agency that represents actress Nam Sang Mi, has confirmed that the star is set to wed at the beginning of next year.

Speaking on November 28, the agency announced, “Nam Sang Mi will be getting married on January 24, 2015. She will be marrying a 30-year-old non-celebrity who owns his own business. The two met in 2013 through mutual friends. Their families have recently had a meeting, after which the couple decided to get married.”

The agency added, “The wedding will be held in a small church in Yangpyeong [in the outskirts of Seoul]. It will be a private ceremony,” and said that Nam Sang Mi will be continuing her work as an actress after her marriage.

Congratulations!

Nam Sang Mi has won fame as a drama and movie actress, and starred this year in KBS2 drama “The Joseon Gunman,” as well as the comedy movie “Slow Video

[Video] Added new poster and making-of video for the Korean movie “Set Me Free”

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Added new poster and making-of video for the Korean movie "Set Me Free"

"Set Me Free" (2014)Directed by Kim Tae-yong-IWith Choi Woo-sik, Kim Su-hyeon, Jang Yoo-sang, Kang Sin-cheol, Sin Jae-ha, Park Joo-hee-I,...Synopsis"Well, someone"s living with a lot of pain..." The seventeen year old "Yeong-jae" was safely sent away to the group home "Isaac"s house". She"s old enough to leave now, but doesn"t want to go back home to her irresponsible father.On bended knee, she tells everyone at the reform banquest how much she"d like to get married and lead a model life, but she can"t count on other people, gradually betrayed one by one by her friends. "Yeong-jae"s father seeks her out and she provides some entertainment for the unwanted guest

Pinocchio Episode 6 Review: Lee Jong Suk Watches Park Shin Hye Sleeping

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In Pinocchio, episode 6, Choi Dal Po(played by Lee Jong Suk) watched Choi In Ha(played by Park Shin Hye) sleeping.

Dal Po found In Ha sleeping right next to him and smiled. Previously, he found out that In Ha became a reporter at MSC not because of her mother Song Cha Ok(played by Jin Kyung) but after he left the Quiz TV program 8 years ago. He watched her sleeping with eyes filled with care and love.

Seo Bum Jo(played by Kim Young Gwang) saw this and said, “Would any uncle look at their niece like that?” Dal Po replied, “Mind your own business. You haven’t known In Ha for that long anyway.” Bum Jo said, “I’ve known her for more than you think I have.”

Pinocchio Episode 6 Review: Will Lee Jong Suk Have to Cover His Brother Yoon Gyun Sang’s Murder Case?

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In Pinocchio, episode 6, Choi Dal Po(played by Lee Jong Suk) got information about his brother Ki Jae Myung(played by Yoon Gyun Sang)’s murder case.

Dal Po and Choi In Ha(played by Park Shin Hye) were competing against each other looking for cases to cover at a police station near Han River. As Dal Po became close to one of the policemen, In Ha got mad and yelled at the policeman, “You said there aren’t any small cases to talk about!” The policeman replied, “Yeah because you’re looking for small cases at a serious crime squad!”

An Chan Soo(played by Lee Joo Seung), who was an old friend of Dal Po and also a police, gave Dal Po information about a murder case he was in charge of. However, the two of them had no idea the murder case was done by Jae Myung

Pinocchio Episode 6 Review: Park Shin Hye Screams As Lee Jong Suk Finds Out She is Lying

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In Pinocchio, episode 6, Choi In Ha(played by Park Shin Hye) screamed as Choi Dal Po(played by Lee Jong Suk) once again found out that she was lying.

In Ha became a reporter at MSC, where Song Cha Ok(played by Jin Kyung) worked at, even when Dal Po told her not to. Later, they encountered during each other’s coverage at Han River.

In Ha asked Dal Po which location he was put into. As she found out they have to work at the same location, she said, “Good. We’ll end up hating each other after competing like this. This way I can stop liking you.” She then hiccuped.

After Dal Po stepped out of the elevator, she screamed of embarrassment.

[Video] Character trailer released for the Korean movie “Criminal Designer”

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Character trailer released for the upcoming Korean movie "Criminal Designer"

"Criminal Designer" (2014)Directed by Kim Hong-seonWith Kim Woo-bin, Kim Young-cheol, Ko Chang-seok, Lee Hyun-woo, Jeong Man-sik, Jo Yoon-hee,...Formerly known as "The Technicians"SynopsisThe second movie of director Kim Hong-seon who took home the Rookie Director Award at the 33rd Cheong-ryong Movie Awards in 2012 with the movie "The Traffickers"."Criminal Designer" is about the business of technicians who gather together to steal 150 billion won hidden in the Incheon Customs during a limited time frame of 40 minutes.Release date in Korea : 2014/12/24

[POP QUIZ] Which A Pink member is your LUV?

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How do you maintain your reputation? I"m polite and don"t say much. A good, clean rep gets you places. ✓ I"m assertive. I don"t let nobody push me over. ✓ I like making people happy, so I try to be as silly as possible. ✓ I have so many embarrassing moments, I don"t think my image can be saved. ✓ I act mature so that people will take me seriously. ✓ What reputation? I do what I want! Herpderp. ✓ You"re babysitting five reckless kids who don"t want to sleep. What do you do? Smile and try to be nice, but secretly hate them on the inside. ✓ Be stern with your words so that they will listen. ✓ Say, "If you don"t go to sleep, the boogieman will come for you." ✓ Sigh and stare at them defeatedly. ✓ Run around with them and hope they"ll eventually tire and pass out. ✓ Read them a bedtime story! ✓ Your close friend constantly bothers you while you"re working

Pinocchio Episode 6 Review: Lee Jong Suk & Park Shin Hye Encounter During Their First Coverage

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In Pinocchio, episode 6, Choi Dal Po(played by Lee Jong Suk) and Choi In Ha(played by Park Shin Hye) encountered during their first coverage.

Dal Po became a reporter at YGN. Him and Hwang Gyo Dong(played by Lee Pil Mo) were put into Han River to cover a case. Meanwhile, In Ha, who was a reporter at MSC, and her partner Seo Bum Jo(played by Kim Young Gwang) were also assigned to cover a case at Han River.

Dal Po and In Ha bumped into each other at Han River. Dal Po was angry that she became a reporter.

[Video] Adult rated trailer released for the Korean movie “An Affair: A Dangerous Sexual Play”

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Adult rated trailer released for the Korean movie "An Affair: A Dangerous Sexual Play"

"An Affair: A Dangerous Sexual Play" (2014)Directed by Lee Min-hwanWith Kim Si-eon, Baek In-kwon,...SynopsisGa-eul is six years into her marriage but her trouble with her husband brings her to depend on alcohol. Hee-mang is a writer who lives next door but can"t stand the fighting going on at Ga-eul"s house and makes his way over there one day. Ever since then, Ga-eul goes over to Hee-mang"s house to have sex everytime she fights with her husband. Hee-mang is confused at her behavior and gradually falls for her. Then Ga-eul slowly resolves things with her husband but Hee-mang asks to talk with the three of them...

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'Cantabile Tomorrow' Joo Won Cheers On Shim Eun Kyung

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"Cantabile Tomorrow" Joo Won cheered on Shim Eun Kyung in her competition.

On the episode of KBS Monday/Tuesday drama "Cantabile Tomorrow" broadcast on November 24th, Cha Yoo Jin (played by Joo Won) saw Sul Nae Il (played by Shim Eun Kyung) practicing for her competition. As she fell asleep from the intense competition, Cha Yoo Jin carried her out.

On this day, Sul Nae Il was on Cha Yoo Jin"s back and started to talk in her sleep. She said, "Hey, let"s go to Europe together. I"m really going to send you to Europe" and mumbled.

At this, Cha Yoo Jin said, "Thanks for the words. If I don"t want to lose to you, I"m going to have to work really hard" he answered. Sul Nae Il said, "I"m not going to lose either. I"m going to have to work hard so that I"m not embarrassed to look at you" as she was burning in determination

'Cantabile Tomorrow' Joo Won Sighs At Baek Yoon Shik's Suggestion To Study Abroad

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"Cantabile Tomorrow" Joo Won breathed a deep sigh because of her trauma.

On the episode of KBS Monday/Tuesday drama "Cantabile Tomorrow" broadcast on November 24th, Cha Yoo Jin (played by Joo Won) heard that Lee Yoon Hoo (played by park Bo Gum) was transferring to the conducting major.

On this day, Cha Yoo Jin went to Franz Stretjeman (played by Baek Yoon Shik) and said, "I heard that Lee Yoon Hoo is transferring to the conducting major. I heard that you recommended him but why didn"t you tell me? Why didn"t you?" as he picked a fight.

At this, Franz didn"t respond. He said, "Let"s just go on a friendly teacher-student trip and go to Europe" and changed the subject. As Cha Yoo Jin looked at him in awe, he said, "We"re not running away

'Cantabile Tomorrow' Shim Eun Kyung Thanks Joo Won For Good Results In Competition

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"Cantabile Tomorrow" Shim Eun Kyung passed her competition.

On the episode of KBS Monday/Tuesday drama "Cantabile Tomorrow" broadcast on November 24th, Sul Nae Il (played by Shim Eun Kyung) showed a horrible performance in her competition.

On this day, Sul Nae Il went on the stage of the competition. Nonetheless, she was so emotional that she played the piano quicker than what the score had said. This disappointed the judges of the competition. Nonetheless, with the support of Yoon Yi Song (played by Lee Young Ran), she was able to pass the competition.

Sul Nae Il did not know of this support and she remained hidden in the bathroom. After checking her name on the list of people who had passed, Cha Yoo Jin tried to call her

Nine Muses’ Hyuna stuns in “bnt International” pictorial + video

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Nine Muses‘s Hyuna is the next artist to model for bnt International magazine’s fall/winter fashion!

Here, the salmon pink color of her fitted turtleneck sweater gives Hyuna a soft, healthy glow as she stands by the sunlight shining through the windows. Following the photographer’s theme of Everyday I Love You, she presents a shy, gentle feeling with her artfully tousled brown hair and natural poses.

Here, she is photographed with her beloved cat, Moya, as she gazes thoughtfully into the distance.

In the following photo, her milky white skin and tank top delightfully contrast the vibrant maroon color of her skirt. The added texture of the latter helps bring out a more “winter-like” feel

Cantabile Tomorrow' Shim Eun Kyung Rejects Park Bo Gum's Feelings

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"Cantabile Tomorrow" Shim Eun Kyung rejected Park Bo Gum"s feelings for her.

On the episode of KBS Monday/Tuesday drama "Cantabile Tomorrow" broadcast on November 24th, Sul Nae Il (played by Shim Eun Kyung) left her home and waited for Cha Yoo Jin (played by Joo Won).

On this day, Sul Nae Il saw someone that was walking towards her house. She started to wave her hands, feeling happy to see that person. Nonetheless, though she thought that he was Cha Yoo Jin, it turns out that he was Lee Yoon Hoo (played by Park Bo Gum). Because of this, she was disappointed.

At this, Lee Yoon Hoo felt hurt saying, "You make it obvious that you"re disappointed." He asks Sul Nae Il why she didn"t come to the practice room and she answered that because the A team members were there, she feels awkward around rising stars

Sunny Hill Returns with Emotional “Here I Am” Music Video

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The now four-member female group Sunny Hill has returned to the music scene after with the new song, “Here I Am.

With “Here I Am” (titled in Korean as “Erase“), Sunny Hill is back with a sound distinct from their unique performance in their first album “Sunny Blues.” The ballad, acoustic, and electronic track, which is about the feelings of somebody who was involved in a breakup, is co-composed and arranged by KZ, Jeon Da Woon, Crazy Kam Sung and Lim Han Byul (arrangement only). Sunny Hill member Misung, who has actively participated in the song and rap writing for Sunny Hill’s previous albums, also participated in this song as the lyricist.

Released on November 27, the music video for Sunny Hill’s comeback track “Here I Am” features Sunny Hill member Joobi and Kim Si Hyung from the group HISTORY in an emotional portrayal of two lovers who had happy moments until they separated from each other