On March 8, actor Park Ji Bin uploaded a set of photos on is Twitter. Along with the images, the actor wrote, “I attended ‘SHINee World.’ With Han Bo Reum and Lee Hyun Woo.” The photos showed the three actors posing with SHINee’s Minho, while the other photo showed the actors and an unidentified male waiting backstage. Although it was well known that Park Ji Bin and Lee Hyun Woo were close friends, Han Bo Reum’s friendship with the two actors were shown through these selfies.
In the past, Lee Hyun Woo starred in the SBS drama “To the Beautiful You” along with SHINee’s Minho, thus showing their friendship even after the end of the drama. Furthermore, in the past Park Ji Bin and Lee Hyun Woo featured in their own reality show, “Real Mate in Saipan
Actor Lee Min Ho recently described the role he’d like to play next, surprising fans with his unexpected pick!
On the most recent episode of MBC’s “Section TV: Entertainment News,” actor Lee Min Ho made a guest appearance for a special interview.
When asked if he had considered what roles he would like to play next, he replied, “I’d really like to play actor Kim Rae Won’s character in ‘Rooftop Room Cat’” (a.k.a. “Attic Cat”). He explained, “I want to play a comfortable role where I can walk around and drag my feet in slippers. I am confident I could pull it off.”
Lee Min Ho also talks about being the first Korean celebrity to partake in Chinese CCTV’s “Spring Festival Gala” and being moved by his fans!
Jung Da Bin and Kim Rae Won in “Rooftop Room Cat”
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Actress Go Ara recently caught up with a few of her fellow cast members from tvN drama, “Reply 1994.”
On March 9, actress Go Ara shared the photo to her Twitter with the following caption, “Spring snow. Today feels like Christmas in March. It’s been snowing heavily since this morning, on March 9. To our ‘Reply 1994’ family members, let’s do this!”
In the photo, “Reply 1994” actors Go Ara, Yoo Yeon Suk, Kim Sung Kyun and Dohee smile cheerfully for the camera.
Netizens commented, “I still can’t forget about ‘Reply 1994,’” “Wow, you guys seem close even after finishing the drama,” and “I hope you guys will always be ‘Reply 1994.’”
In related news, actress Go Ara received great public attention and love for her role in “Reply 1994
Actress Park Shin Hye was chosen as the nation’s little sister.
On MBC’s “Section TV Entertainment Relay,” which was broadcasted on March 9, the “nation’s” celebrity father, mother, older brother, older sister, and little sister was chosen though the show’s segment titled “Sunday Section.”
On the show Park Shin Hye was unanimously chosen as the “nation’s little sister.”
The actress was chosen on the basis of having a pretty face with good acting skills as well as a kind personality. She was also picked for having many other talents besides acting including singing and dancing.
Another reason for Park Shin Hye being chosen was that she is a “natural beauty” whose beauty hasn’t changed since her debut.
Previous stars to be affectionately named “nation’s little sister” by the public were actress Moon Geun Young and figure-skater Kim Yuna
Actor Kim Woo Bin has been on the SBS Sunday variety show “Running Man” couple of times before, and each time, he has surprised viewers with his unexpected soft and clumsy side. The charismatic actor doesn’t look charismatic when he is on “Running Man,” and even admitted it on this week’s show when Yoo Jae Suk called him a “heodang,” a Korean term for someone who is unexpectedly clumsy and sometimes slow. Actor and singer Lee Seung Gi has also been called a “heodang” on the KBS variety show “1 Night, 2 Days.”
On this week’s “Running Man,” Kim Woo Bin flew over with singer and actor Rain and with the rest of the “Running Man” members to Australia to complete the mission of finding the treasure. He and Rain were given a stylish and handsome entrance on the show, riding into the dock on a yacht
tvN has released the poster and a teaser image for its upcoming Friday-Saturday drama “Gapdong.”
Actor Yoon Sang Hyun, who was confirmed for the role of Ha Moo Yeom in January, gives us a preview of what’s to come in the drama, displaying his character’s fierce intensity in these images.
“Gapdong” is a 20-episode crime thriller set against the background of a serial murder in the fictitious city of Iltan. The drama is centered on detective Ha Moo Yeom, and the intricately entangled relationships between the characters associated with the prime suspect, referred to as Gapdong by the police, of the serial murders that occurred 20 years ago.
Ha Moo Yeom is a detective at the Iltan Police Station’s Violent Crimes Unit. His father became the principal suspect in the Iltan serial murder case 20 years ago, and was driven to suicide after being pressurized by the police
2014 started with two major dating news for Girls’ Generation. It was revealed that members YoonA was dating fellow singer Lee Seung Gi, while Sooyoung was dating actor Jung Kyung Ho. Now, with the girls having made their comeback, it was inevitable that their boyfriends would be mentioned.
On the March 8 broadcast of KBS 2TV’s “Entertainment Weekly,” Girls’ Generation appeared on the show’s guerilla date, meeting fans outside while eating food inside. During the date, when the interviewer asked member Yuri why Sooyoung was becoming prettier, Yuri responded, “Because she’s receiving love,” and formed a heart with her hands. Furthermore, when YoonA was later asked if she expressed her worries to Lee Seung Gi, YoonA jokingly responded, “Who’s that? I don’t know him
Actor Shin Sung Rok made an appearance on KBS 2TV’s “Entertainment Weekly” for an interview on March 8.
He was asked if the real Shin Sung Rok shares any similarities with his villainous character Lee Jae Kyung from “Man from the Stars,” and surprised the interviewer with his answer.
The actor replied, “Yes. Not in the way that we think, but we have similar expressions. I think I have unconsciously made some of his facial expressions before. I’d be in big trouble if I had the same personality as him.”
Shin Sung Rok added, “When I get angry, my eyes resemble that of a comic character.” He demonstrated several expressions, drawing comparison to a popular KakaoTalk dog character.
Shin Sung Rok recently wrapped up filming for SBS drama “Man from the Stars,” and is currently rehearsing for a musical “Le Roi Soleil,” which opens in April
The March 9 broadcast of KBS2TV’s “Let’s Go! Dream Team” had a special competition between the Dream Team members and boy group B1A4. With actor Park Jae Min joining the B1A4 team, the boy group member’s Sandeul, Gong Chan, and CNU went against Dream Team that consisted of Lee Sang In, Shorry, Jin On, and Lee Sang Ho to establish the best team of archers.
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As the B1A4 team had won both the first and second rounds, the third round displayed the amazing skills of the B1A4 members (as well as Park Jae Min.) Both Park Jae Min and Gong Chan, who went first and second respectively, earned 10 points causing the Dream Team to panic. Furthermore, Sandeul earned 8 points while CNU earned 9 points, calculating the group’s total points to 37, beating Dream Team that had recorded 33 points
Yoo In Na has been keeping herself busy.
She recently finished filming You Who Came From the Stars and was chosen as the main MC of On Style’s Get It Beauty, challenging herself in a new field. Amidst the busy schedules, she hasn’t let go of her DJ position for KBS 2FM’s Increase the Volume.
Many actors and actresses are quite envious of Yoo In Na’s filmography, which includes dramas such as Secret Garden, The Greatest Love, You’re the Best Lee Soon Shin and Queen In Hyun’s Man, which have earned much popularity from the public.
And now adding You Who Came From the Stars to her resume, Yoo In Na has come to own a killer filmography.
Having finished acting as ‘Yoo Se Mi’ in You Who Came From the Stars, Yoo In Na shared her feelings and thoughts
Actor Lee Jong Suk was recently sighted at a filming location in Hungary.
The photos of Lee Jong Suk were posted and circulated on online community forums by overseas fans.
The photos were taken on the set of Lee Jong Suk’s current drama, “Doctor Stranger” and shared through Weibo. In the photos, Lee Jong Suk is seen wearing a black suit and styled fashionably for his shoot.
The actor was diagnosed with swine flu last month and left for Hungary on March 4 after making a full recovery to join the filming for “Doctor Stranger.”
Lee Jong Suk will play the role of a North Korean defector, genius doctor called Park Hoon Yi, who works at Korea’s most reputable hospital.
“Doctor Stranger” will begin airing after “God’s Gift – 14 Days” wraps up sometime in May
Actor Lee Dong Wook revealed the behind-the-scenes story on how actress Lee Da Hae was cast for upcoming drama, “Hotel King.”
On the episode of MBC’s “Section TV: Entertainment News” that aired on March 9, lead actors Lee Dong Wook and Lee Da Hae made appearances as guests to talk about their new drama, “Hotel King.”
These two talented actors have combined their star power before for “My Girl,” a wildly successful drama that aired about 8 years ago. “Hotel King” will be their second project together since then!
Actress Lee Da Hae revealed how she came to accept the role in the drama saying, “Lee Dong Wook asked me if we could do it together.” Lee Dong Wook added, “When I found out that the director of ‘Hotel King’ had Lee Da Hae in mind for the part, I called Lee Da Hae up myself and asked her point-blank if she wanted to do it
In under four months, the number of people following actor Lee Min Ho on Weibo has – wait for it – doubled.
Currently, the hot Hallyu star is followed by over 20 million fans on the Chinese equivalent of Twitter, Weibo. He is the first Korean actor to reach this great milestone, and considering that not even all Chinese superstars have such a huge amount of followers on Weibo, this a significant record overall.
A representative of his agency commented on March 9, “In the evening of March 8, the number of people following Lee Min Ho on Chinese Weibo passed 20 million. He is the first Korean actor to reach these digits.”
On November 24 last year, merely around 100 days before doubling the amount, he reached 10 million followers on Weibo. This means that on average, he gained 100,000 new friends every day, and lately the number has been as high as 300,000
Having turned just 27 this year (Korean age), Kim Soo Hyun has become one of Korea’s representative and irreplaceable actors.
From his early project Giant to the most recent syndrome-causing You Who Came From the Stars, the actor has been setting records with his successful projects.
With numerous places sending out love calls, Kim Soo Hyun turned all of this success to those around him and remained humble.
Having just completed filming, without having chance to look around at the explosive response surrounding him, Kim Soo Hyun looked rather relaxed and calm. One could see the actor has finally left behind ‘Do Min Jun,’ the character who struggled with deep emotions, from the looks of ease on his face.
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“(Do) Min Jun knows many things, but I need to study a lot more
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Kim Yuna and Ice Hockey Player Kim Won Joong Confirm Dating Rumors
Shindong Receives Military Enlistment Notice and Requests for an Extension
YG Entertainment to Open “YG Land” in California
Thief Breaks into Jang Dong Gun and Go So Young’s Villa
Actor Park Shi Hoo Caught Up in a $283,000 Lawsuit
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It was previously reported Kim Soo Hyun would be the first Korean star to appear on Jiangsu Satellite TV’s variety program, “Super Brain.” On March 8, photos of the actor recording the show were uploaded on Weibo. Chinese media outlets and portal sites were covered with Kim Soo Hyun’s name.
Kim Soo Hyun along with Chinese top star Cheung Pak Chi (Cecilia Cheung) appeared on the show as special judges. Kim Soo Hyun styled a dandy look dressed in a black tuxedo very similar to his character Do Min Joon’s style on SBS’ “Man from the Stars.” The audience present at the recording of the show cheered and gave Kim Soo Hyun a standing ovation yelling “Do Manager.”
A rep from Jiangsu Satellite TV revealed they provided the actor with a private jet in order to invite Kim Soo Hyun on “Super Brain
just may be having an on-screen relationship soon!
According to insiders in the Chinese industry, China"s Hubei TV has partnered up with CJ E&M to create a Chinese version of the well-loved "We Got Married". The show will be called "If We"re In Love", and will mainly feature Chinese and Taiwanese celebrities.
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However, there are also rumors that Kris and Luhan might be on the show, as well as actor Kim Soo Hyun
may also appear on the show to promote the show more.
Would you like to see EXO and Kim Soo Hyun on this new show?
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f(x)‘s Victoria seems to be finished filming for her upcoming Chinese drama “Cocoon Town Legend.” She posted celebratory pictures on her Weibo account on March 6 with the message, “After filming 88 days which passed by in a blink of an eye, all that’s left are beautiful memories.” Victoria will play the character with a short bob hair cut in the drama.
Victoria posted a cute selca of herself wearing a bob hair cut wig for her character. In the second picture, a retro styled Victoria is riding on the back of the bike as a handsome man pedals. The last picture shows Victoria with her real hair posing with the other actors from the drama.
Here is Victoria returning to Gimpo Airport on March 8 after three months of filming. Welcome back Victoria!
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Shin Sung Rok
, who fans remember as the villain on "You Who Came From the Stars
", opened up about his growing popularity, similarities to his evil character, and his emoticon-like expressions!
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During the "OX" talk game on the March 8th broadcast of KBS 2TV"s "Entertainment Relay", in response to the statement, "Villain Lee Jae Kyung and and Shin Sung Rok have similarities", Shin Sung Rok raised an "O" (meaning yes) much to the reporter"s surprise. The actor assured fans that he didn"t mean that he"s evil in real life as he explained, "Not the mindset but our expressions [are alike]." When asked, "When you"re angry or frustrated, what do you do?" Shin Sung Rok shared, "I open my eyes like a character", and demonstrated how he gets angry with his expressions that have been receiving attention for looking like KakaoTalk emoticons
TvN’s “Reply 1994” ended last year, but the cast members still seem to be very close… perhaps too close!
On March 7, Son Ho Joon uploaded an image on his Twitter and wrote, “Conversation with my girlfriend. Misses me. There are results with push and pull relationships.” The image was a capture of a text conversation between former castmates Son Ho Joon and Yoo Yun Suk, and the conversation showed the cheesy friendship of these two actors.
The conversation showed Yoo Yun Suk saying, “After you end tomorrow come over.” In response, Son Ho Joon messaged back, “Will you be there late??? Do you miss me??? Quickly tell me that you miss me!!! Hurry and tell me you miss me!!!” Yoo Yun Suk responded to the series of cheesy messages with an emoticon of himself making a heart with his arms, along with the message, “I miss you