Next round of celebrities get drenched for the “ALS Ice Bucket Challenge”

By in News posted Oct August 23rd, 2014 No comments

And the "Ice Bucket Challenge" relay continues as VIXX"s N, Hongbin, and Leo, SHINee"s Jonghyun, Minho, and Taemin, CNBLUE"s Jonghyun, Park Shin Hye, AOA"s Jimin, B2ST"s Junhyung, 2AM"s Jo Kwon and Jinwoon, SISTAR"s Bora, Mad Clown, Yeo Jin Goo, Kim Gu Ra, Kim Dong Hyun, Zico, Epik High"s Tablo, TAHITI"s Jisoo, Lee Hwi Jae, INFINITE"s L, SECRET"s Ji Eun, Sunny Hill"s Joobi, Kahi, Ryu Hyun Jin, Choi Ji Woo, Kim Sae Ron, Lady Jane, Hyun Bin, Park Gun Hyung, Chun Jung Myung, Ahn Jae Hyun, Lee Jung Hyun, and EXO"s Sehun take on the "Ice Bucket Challenge"!



VIXX"s N, Hongbin, Leo tagged: Lee Dong Wook, Jung Hyung Don, and Hwang Se Joon

SHINee"s Jonghyun tagged: Teen Top"s Changjo, Hong Jong Hyun, and NU"EST"s JR

CNBLUE"s Jonghyun tagged: Jungshin, FNC Entertainment"s CEO, and TVXQ"s Changmin

Park Shin Hye tagged: Lim Se Mi, B2ST"s Junhyung, Lee Won Suk

B2ST"s Junhyung tagged: Block B"s Zico, Crush, and Kang Ha Neul

AOA"s Jimin tagged: Hong Jin Ho, Ulala Session"s Park Kwang Sun, Kwak Dong Yeon

2AM"s Jo Kwon tagged: 2AM"s Seulong and Changmin, and JYPE choreographer Far Young Kim

SISTAR"s Bora tagged: Starship Entertainment CEO Kim Shi Dae, manager Park Chul Hyun, and STAR1

Mad Clown tagged: SISTAR"s Hyorin and Soyu, and DinDin

Yeo Jin Goo tagged: Director Chun Sung Il, Kim Soo Hyun, and Baek Jin Hee

Kim Gu Ra tagged: Yoon Jong Shin, Kim Kook Jin, Super Junior"s Kyuhyun

Zico tagged: Jay Park, Lee Yoo Bi, and WINNER"s Song Min Ho (MINO)

Tablo tagged: Park Chan Wook, Lee So Ra and Won Bin

TAHITI"s Jisoo tagged: The Boss" Karam, Lee Chang Myung, Lim Chang Jung

Lee Hwi Jae tagged: Jo Hye Ryun, Shin Bong Sun, Tablo

INFINITE"s L tagged: Woollim Entertainment CEO Lee Jung Yeop, Jo Min Ki, Rain

SECRET"s Ji Eun tagged: B

VIXX”s Leo is a chic gentleman in “Arena Homme Plus”

By in News posted Oct August 23rd, 2014 No comments

VIXX"s Leo, who recently collaborated with Lyn for "Blossom Tears", showed a mature, charismatic side in "Arena Homme Plus".


A rep from the magazine said, "Recently, we completed a photo shoot that showed the manly charms of VIXX member Leo, who recently released "Blossom Tears" with singer Lyn."




Leo does look very manly and chic with his serious facial expressions. He said in his interview with "Arena Homme Plus", "I tried my best to express the faint yet pained feelings in "Blossom Tears", which was revealed through a project."


You can read more in the September issue!





“Quiz to Change the World” to Air Idol Special Featuring KARA, B1A4, and SISTAR

By in News posted Oct August 23rd, 2014 No comments

The members of KARA, B1A4, and SISTAR will be proving their variety show skills on an upcoming ‘idol special.’

On the August 23 broadcast of MBC’s “Quiz to Change the World,” a group of experts in various fields will be going against a group of some of the nation’s representative idols in an ‘Expert vs. Idol’ special.

It has been reported that the two teams on the show went head to head in a talk battle on a wide range of topics, from reckless diets to accidents.

KARA’s Gyuri said that there isn’t a diet that she has not tried before, and confessed of a time when she suffered from acid reflux due to an intense diet of starving while exercising day and night. SISTAR’s Soyu also opened up about an incident with an extreme, hardcore fan during a performance on stage

Girls’ Generation’s Seohyun Is an Elegant Heiress for InStyle Magazine

By in News posted Oct August 22nd, 2014 No comments

Girls’ Generation’s youngest member, Seohyun, has transformed into a beautiful heiress.

On August 22, fashion magazine InStyle revealed Seohyun’s transformation into a mature, young lady through the “InStyle Look” pictorials.

For this pictorial, Seohyun transforms into an heiress traveling alone to a luxurious, antique hotel. It also shows the upcoming stylish “it bag” and “it shoes” that will be popular this season. Along with her flawless beauty, her alluring gaze and chic expressions fit well with the heiress concept.

Meanwhile, Girls’ Generation’s sub-unit, TaeTiSeo, will be making a comeback in September, and their reality show “The TaeTiSeo” will begin airing on August 25

WIN Team B to join Mnet”s survial program “Mix & Match” + broadcast on September 11th

By in News posted Oct August 22nd, 2014 No comments

WIN Team B will be joining another survival program this September.

According to Mnet, all the members from WIN Team B along with 3 other trainees will appear in a new survival program called "Mix and Match". The show will follow "Show Me The Money 3" and broadcast its 1st episode on September 11th.

The show will follow all the contestants as they will form mixed teams and compete against each other in order to have the chance to make their debut.

Hong Suk Chun gives Hong Jong Hyun and Yura pointers on skinship on upcoming episode of “We Got Married”

By in News posted Oct August 22nd, 2014 No comments

Although Hong Suk Chun seemed more of a meddler between Girl"s Day"s Yura and Hong Jong Hyun on last week"s episode, he made up for it by giving them tips on skinship!




During filming for the upcoming episode of "We Got Married", Hong Suk Chun gave his approval of Yura as wife material for Hong Jong Hyun. Hong Suk Chun also gave a lesson on skinship, and Hong Jong Hyun put his arm around Yura as told.


Hong Jong Hyun also took Yura to an accessory shop where he introduced her to the store owner who revealed that although Hong Jong Hyun appears stiff on the outside, he takes care of people well and complimented Yura on her lovely smile. Hong Jong Hyun also shared that he smiles and laughs a lot whenever he looks at Yura, revealing his growing feelings

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

By in News posted Oct August 22nd, 2014 No comments

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

In December 2013, Kim Hyun Joong 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

‘It’s Okay, That’s Love’ OST soundtrack is released

By in News posted Oct August 22nd, 2014 No comments

 

The romantic comedy SBS Wednesday Thursday miniseries "It"s Okay, That"s Love" OST soundtrack volume 1 is officially released today.

The soundtrack album of the popular SBS Wednesday Thursday miniseries "It"s Okay, That"s Love" was released today. Popular singers such as EXO Chen, Hwi Sung, and Hong Dae Kwang participated in making the album. In this first volume of the drama OST soundtrack album, there are six songs in addition to the 11 BGM songs. The songs depicted the romantic feelings detective novelist Jang Jae Yeol, played by actor Jo In Sung, and psychiatrist Ji Hae Soo, played by actress Gong Hyo Jin, feel for each other. The album was released online today, and is going to be available for sale in stores tomorrow. In related news, the SBS Wednesday Thursday miniseries "It"s Okay, That"s Love" tells a story of "romantic mental clinic" between a mysterious detective novelist who is at times romantic, played by Jo In Sung, and a psychiatrist, played by Gong Hyo Jin

Girl’s Day’s Yura and Hong Jong Hyun Hug for the First Time on “We Got Married”

By in News posted Oct August 22nd, 2014 No comments

Girl’s Day’s Yura and actor Hong Jong Hyun managed their first hug on “We Got Married Season 4.”

On the upcoming episode of MBC’s “We got Married Season 4,” the second part of entertainer Hong Suk Chun’s lesson for Hong Jong Hyun and Yura will be aired.

Hong Suk Chun cares a lot for Hong Jong Hyun, and when he saw Yura’s bright and innocent personality, he seemed to approve, giving her a passing score for being wife material. Continuing, Hong Suk Chun gave the couple some tips to become more intimate through physical contact.

Just like when they were doing the couple bungee jump, Hong Suk Chun exaggerated loudly and hugged Hong Jong Hyun without any hesitation and told Yura to do the same

LABOUM release MV teaser for debut song “Pit-a-Pat”

By in News posted Oct August 22nd, 2014 No comments

LABOUM have revealed the music video teaser for their debut song "Pit-a-Pat". 



NH Media and Nega Network"s project girl group LABOUM consists of Solbin, Yulhee, Haein, ZN, Soyeon, and Yujeong. For their debut, they"ve recruited composer Jung Jae Yeob and the lyricist behind EXO"s "Growl" and TTS" "Twinkle", Seo Ji Eum, for their upcoming first album "Petit Macaron".


"Petit Macaron" will be released online and offline on August 28, but before that, LABOUM will hold their debut showcase at V-Hall in Hongdae, Seoul on the 27th!

Stars Appearing on “Real Men” Female Soldier Special to Reveal Real Weight, Height, and Bare Faces

By in News posted Oct August 22nd, 2014 No comments

On the MBC variety program “Real Men’s” female soldier special, the cast members will be revealing their real weight (not just their profile weight), as well as their complete bare faces (no makeup).

According to MBC on August 22, the stars who have taken up the challenge to become female soldiers will unveil how much they weigh, as well as their faces without any makeup, to viewers on the upcoming August 24 broadcast.

The members—Hong Eun Hee, Kim So Yeon, Ra Mi Ran, Girl’s Day Hyeri, G.NA, Park Seung Hee, and Maeng Seung Ji—have all gathered together at a training camp, each with their own individual goals for becoming a female soldier. The very first difficulty the members faced upon entering the camp was measuring their height and weight, which caused them to be completely taken aback by the unexpected task

ZE:A’s Kevin and Nine Muses’ Kyungli to form project trio named NASTY NASTY

By in News posted Oct August 22nd, 2014 No comments

On August 22nd, it was revealed that the Korean music industry would be seeing a new trio very soon.

After completing their promotions earlier this year, the members of ZE:A have been completing their own activities. Dongjun is set to participate in the upcoming MBC drama, "Boarding House No. 24," and Park Hyunsik recently ended his appearance on the MBC show, "Real Men." Furthermore, member Kwanghee has secured his position in the variety world by appearing on five different shows.

Now, it seems that member Kevin will also be taking part in solo activities away from his group. It was revealed on August 22nd that he would be included in a project trio group featuring Nine Muses member Kyungli and a rookie from their agency, Star Empire.

A teaser image was released on the same day, announcing the trio’s debut date, which was revealed to be September 3, 2014 at noon (kst)

ZE:A’s Kevin and Nine Muses member Kyungli to form a project trio by the name of NASTY NASTY

By in News posted Oct August 22nd, 2014 No comments

On August 22nd, it was revealed that the Korean music industry would be seeing a new trio very soon.

After completing their promotions earlier this year, the members of ZE:A have been completing their own activities. Dongjun is set to participate in the upcoming MBC drama, "Boarding House No. 24," and Park Hyunsik recently ended his appearance on the MBC show, "Real Men." Furthermore, member Kwanghee has secured his position in the variety world by appearing on five different shows.

Now, it seems that member Kevin will also be taking part in solo activities away from his group. It was revealed on August 22nd that he would be included in a project trio group featuring Nine Muses member Kyungli and a rookie from their agency, Star Empire.

A teaser image was released on the same day, announcing the trio’s debut date, which was revealed to be September 3, 2014 at noon (kst)

Sunny Hill release BTS footage of their jacket photo shoot

By in News posted Oct August 22nd, 2014 No comments

After dropping their MV for "Monday Blues" from "Part.A" of their first full-length album, Sunny Hill released behind-the-scenes footage from their jacket shoot!


Joobi, rocking her cute new bob cut, is the one who takes fans around set in the video. She sneaks peeks of the other members during their shoots with a vintage-looking camera of her own, making cute comments.



Check out the pretty girls below! Do you like their new track "Monday Blues"?


Lee Je Hoon Is a Handsome Stud for Singles

By in News posted Oct August 22nd, 2014 No comments

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 and younger cousin Haruto play in the park in preview cuts for “Superman is Back”

By in News posted Oct August 22nd, 2014 No comments

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!

Lee Hi Stares Intently at Akdong Musician Lee Soo Hyun

By in News posted Oct August 22nd, 2014 No comments

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 to make a comeback this September

By in News posted Oct August 22nd, 2014 No comments

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!

g.o.d’s Son Ho Young Reveals a Heartfelt Text Message from EXO’s Suho

By in News posted Oct August 22nd, 2014 No comments

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

Kim Ye Rim

By in Actress posted Oct August 22nd, 2014 No comments

Name: 김예림 / Kim Ye Rim
Profession: Actress
Birthplace: South Korea
Height: 165cm
K-pop group: Two Months

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