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Will "This Is Family" be a warm, family drama?

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It was a stable start. On the episode of the KBS 2TV weekend drama, "This Is Family", Cha Soon-bong (Yoo Dong-geun) showed his bottomless love for his family and his three children Cha Kang-sim (Kim Hyeon-joo), Cha Kang-jae (Yoon Park) and Cha Dal-bong (Hyung Sik) who forgot his birthday.

"This Is Family" claims to be the "humane-family drama" which delivers the sorriness and gratefulness of family that we have been neglecting every day. This drama isn"t showing any signs of "sorry", yet, but it does seem to show a lot of "thanks".

Eldest daughter Kang-sim coldly tells her father who served her breakfast, "I don"t want to eat when I"m stressed". Second son Kang-jae complains that the food is salty to his aunt. And his aunt cooks instead of his mother. These are common situations in our everyday lives

Jang Nara on Her Bed Scene with Jang Hyuk: “It Was a Warm Embrace”

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Actress Jang Nara has revealed how she felt about cuddling with her “Fated to Love You” co-star Jang Hyuk.

On the August 17 episode of MBC’s “Section TV Entertainment Relay,” the actress sat down with the reporter to talk about her career and acting on “Fated to Love You.”

When asked about the bed scene with Jang Hyuk, she replied, “His embrace felt very warm. Like the embrace of a mother.”

“He hugs people in a comforting way that reminds me of a mother’s affection,” the actress continued, and laughed as she shared a slightly embarrassing story, “When getting ready for the cuddling scene, I accidentally placed my head in his armpit.”

In regards to acting with Jang Hyuk, she praised the actor’s personality, saying, “He makes me feel comfortable

Chanyeol shows he"s still a kid at heart in clip from the set of "EXO 90:2014"s upcoming remake MV

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Chanyeol will get you saying "TGIF" with his upcoming "90s song remake MV for EXO"s new show Mnet"s "EXO 90:2014", which premieres later today. But before that, to let EXO-L in on a sneak peek at the MV that Chanyeol filmed for the show, a short clip has been released!



The set may look familiar to fans who previously saw Chanyeol"s BTS photo of him playing with the props on his Instagram, and through this "snap movie" we now get a better idea of what it was for.


Make sure to tune in and see Chanyeol"s starring remake MV and find out what "90s song it was for on the premiere of "EXO 90:2014" at 10 PM KST!


BESTie"s Haeryung to steal INFINITE"s L"s heart in drama "My Lovely Girl"

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BESTie"s Haeryung will be joining the already star-studded line up for upcoming SBS drama, "My Lovely Girl"!


She is currently acting in KBS 2TV"s "High School: Love On", but will be taking on yet another project! In "My Lovely Girl," she will be playing Ra Eum, a sexy icon that steals the hearts of idols as a top singer renowned for her alluring beauty and outstanding vocal talents.

Within the drama, she is the object of INFINITE"s L"s affection, who plays Si Woo, a top idol member under the agency AnA. However, she disregards all his attempts at courting her.


Krystal"s character Se Na happens to witness Ra Eum"s rejection of Si Woo, and she and Si Woo (L) start to develop a bond.




Regarding her role and casting, Haeryung said, "Ra Eum"s image is so strong that it probably won"t be easy for me to capture, but I will show the charms of this devilish character in a sexy and provocative way

“Running Man” Team and Guests Receive Warm Welcome in Taiwan

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On August 12, Taiwanese media outlets reported that the cast members and guests of SBS’ variety show “Running Man” received a very warm welcome from fans in Taiwan, upon their arrival for filming.

The entire “Running Man” team—made up of Yoo Jae Suk, along with 12 other cast and guest members, as well as 60 crew members—landed at Taoyuan International Airport in Taiwan on August 11 at around 10 PM (local time). More than 1,000 fans showed up to welcome the team, despite the late arrival time at night.

Immediately upon their arrival, the “Running Man” team headed straight for the filming location at Leofoo Village Theme Park, where they continued to shoot overnight. After spending only 18 hours in Taiwan, the cast and crew are scheduled to return to Korea on August 12

Actress Song Hye Gyo Says “Autumn in My Heart” Was a Turning Point in Her Acting Career

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Actress Song Hye Gyo recently chose the KBS drama “Autumn in My Heart” as a production that made a significant impact on her acting career. The drama aired in the year 2000, and also starred actors Won Bin and Song Seung Hun.

On the August 10 broadcast of MBC’s “Section TV,” Song Hye Gyo and Kang Dong Won took part in an interview for the entertainment new program, to promote the new movie they filmed together, called “My Brilliant Life.”

When the reporter asked Song Hye Gyo to choose which one of her works marked a turning point in her career, the actress answered, “I believe ‘Autumn in My Heart’ may have been my turning point. If it were not for that drama, I don’t think I would be in this spot right now

[Spoiler] "The Joseon Shooter" Lee Joon-ki shoots Yoo Oh-seong in the heart

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On the fourteenth episode of the KBS 2TV drama "The Joseon Shooter", Park Yoon-kang (Lee Joon-ki) planned on getting rid of Choi Won-sin (Yoo Oh-seong) and the Sugu Tribe.

Yoon-kang managed to save his life thanks to Gojong (Lee Min-woo). Yoong-kang watched the Sugu Tribe gather Kim Ja-yeong"s (Choi Jong-won) house and learned that Kim Byeong-je (Ahn Seok-hwan) was also a Sugu.

Yoon-kang attained information that Kim Ja-yeong was the one who set fire on Choi Hye-won"s (Jeon Hye-bin) store and that Won-sin was going head out.

Yoon-kang rode behind Won-sin who was on his way to meet Kim Ja-yeong and shot him. Kim Jae-yeong fell off his horse and ran into the woods.

However, Won-sin came to a dead end at the cliffs and Yoon-kang had him at gun point

Eric and Sung Joon fight to win Jung Yoo Mi"s heart in teasers and poster for "Finding True Love"

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Love is war in teasers and a poster for Shinhwa"s Eric, Sung Joon, and Jung Yoo Mi"s upcoming KBS 2TV Mon-Tues drama "Finding True Love"!



Eric, Jung Yoo Mi, and Sung Joon"s love triangle turned into a literal love fight in a hilarious twist as they all start to throw things at each other. With two hot suitors, the only question is who Jung Yoo Mi will choose to be her one and only.


Sung Joon will be taking on the character Nam Ha Jin, a cosmetic surgery specialist and boyfriend of Han Yuh Reum (Jung Yoo Mi). A love triangle is formed when Jung Yoo Mi"s ex-boyfriend Kang Tae Ha (Eric) returns and tries to steal her heart.

"Finding True Love" is set to air after "Trot Lovers" on August 18! 


I Heart It: K-pop Instagram (July 27 – August 2)

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Welcome back, Soompiers to another week full of adorable K-Pop Instagram posts to kickstart your weekend!

Flip through the gallery to find out what your favorite K-Pop stars were up to this past week!

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Song Ji Hyo and Gary share a heart-to-heart on "Running Man"

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The "Monday Couple" of Song Ji Hyo and Gary shared a heart-to-heart on the latest episode of "Running Man"!

Hooked up to heartbeat monitors, the goal was to get the rate over 160. The two of them decided to share their secret feeling for each other in the hopes that this would put them over the limit!


"Is there just one day that you"ve liked me?" Gary asked. "There were times when I thought you were handsome," Ji Hyo replied.


She asked a question in turn. "Have you ever seen me as a woman?" she asked. "I have," Gary replied. "If I had confessed to you then, would you have taken me?" Ji Hyo continued.


With everyone waiting for Gary"s reply, the answer came out like one of his suave lyrics

Gary Makes Heart-Racing Confession to Song Ji Hyo on “Running Man”

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Gary admitted to Song Ji Hyo that something came over him that last time they kissed.

On the July 27 broadcast of the hit SBS variety show “Running Man,” the whole gang together with guests Joo Won and Hong Suk Chun had a DIY (Do It Yourself) cook-off.

In this episode, the members went to Samcheong-dong and went on with their mission after having a taste of the different countries’ local delicacies. The members who ate food from South America had to get their heart rates up to over 160 beats per minute.

The Monday couple of Song Ji Hyo and Gary then held hands and had a talk that would make their hearts race. Gary went straight to the point and asked Song Ji Hyo, “Was there a time that you liked me at least for a moment?” Song Ji Hyo replied, “There was a time when I thought you were cool

“It’s Okay It’s Love” Sets Us Up with Some Tantalizing Stills, and a Word from the Producers

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The new drama “It’s Okay It’s Love” is airing its first episode tonight (July 23, KST), and the production has revealed some preview stills to whet our drama appetites!

The first set of stills shows Jung Jae Yeol (Jo In Sung) in a sea of pretty ladies at his pool birthday party, where he is the DJ. Jung Jae Yeol’s brother then shows up, with whom he has had a bad relationship due to an unknown past event, and we see in subsequent photos Jo In Sung lying on the floor and his brother being restrained, gripping a knife.

In yet another set of stills, we see Jung Jae Yeol (Jo In Sung) and Ji Hae Soo (Gong Hyo Jin) in what seems to be a tense conversation. The next photo then shows a passed out Ji Hae Soo, being held by Jung Jae Yeol, who is bleeding

'Superstar K4's Honey-G croon 'Fluttering Heart' for 'High School King' OST

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"Superstar K4"s Honey-G are singing "Fluttering Heart" for fellow "Superstar K" alumni Seo In Guk"s tvN drama "High School King" OST!


SEE ALSO: [Single and MV Review] FIESTAR - "One More"


"Fluttering Heart" is by producer Kim Ji Soo and expresses Min Suk (Seo In Guk)"s heart towards Soo Young (Lee Ha Na). With this, Honey-G croon another love song with their soft and tender voices, and like the song"s title, they left listeners feeling the butterflies in their stomachs from the nervous excitement of romance expressed in the song.


Feel the love in the air through the song!


IU and Ulala Session sing 'Yearning Heart' for part 5 of 'The Lyrics' project

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IU and Ulala Session have come together for the 5th part of "The Lyrics" project!
"The Lyrics" is N.A.P Entertainment"s CEO and producer Choi Kap Won"s project that has been running since 2012. Although the song was recorded in 2012, the song is just now being released. The song combines Ulala Session"s vocal and rap with IU"s lovely voice. It has a retro beat with an 80"s synth sound in the beginning.

SEE ALSO: IU shares her vision for South Korea to become a nation where citizens can pay tax without feeling resentment


"The Lyrics" project started in 2012 with Wheesung and Lee Seung Woo"s "Should I Catch a Cold", and continued onto Youngji and Lee Kyu Hoon"s "Be Happy", Lee Ji Young and Phantom"s Hanhae"s "Uncomfortable Truth", and Gummy"s "You"ll Think Of Me"

IU and Ulala Session reveal teaser for 'Anxious Heart', the last project with the late Lim Yoon Taek

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IU and Ulala Session teased their upcoming collaborative song, "Anxious Heart", with a bubbly teaser video!


"Anxious Heart" is the fifth song in N.A.P Entertainment"s Choi Gab Won"s ongoing "The Lyrics" project, and is a bright and cheerful re-imagining of the traditional Korean 1980"s disco sound.


The song, in production since 2012, is also notable for being the last project to include the voice of Lim Yoon Taek, the Ulala Session member who passed away due to cancer early last year.


SEE ALSO: IU shares her vision for South Korea to become a nation where citizens can pay tax without feeling resentment


Check out the teaser above as you await the release on June 30