kim tae hee 2014

Situation-sitcom “Boarding House #24″ introduce the interesting characters played by Dohee, Ken, Dongjun, and more

By in News posted Oct August 30th, 2014 No comments

Are you excited for MBC Every1"s upcoming situation-sitcom, "Boarding House #24," starring Tiny-G"s Dohee, VIXX"s Ken, Rainbow"s Hyunyoung, ZE:A"s Dongjun, BIGFLO"s High Top, rookie actress Kim Sa Eun, and veteran actor Kim Kwang Kyu?


Well, MBC Every1 released some teasers that introduce the characters, who, in turn, represent the young generation in South Korea, ranging from the luxury brands addict and the never-been-loved "motae solo" to the "eating broadcast" star and fallen athlete.



It definitely looks like the 12 part series will be quirky, somewhat eerie, and fun, so make sure you tune in for the premiere in September! Meanwhile, check out the Kim Kwang Kyu, Dohee, Hyunyoung, and group teaser below

'M! Countdown' Highlights: WINNER Beats SHINee's Taemin And Wins #1 On The August 28, 2014 Episode + Performance Recaps

By in News posted Oct August 30th, 2014 No comments


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Another week of "M! Countdown" is here again that featured some of your favorite K-Pop idols. Fan chants and screams were all heard last night.

The stars who made their comeback on this episode were Zhang Li Yin with "Agape," JJCC flexed their muscles with "One Way," rock band Royal Pirates are in love with "Love Toxic," HIGH4 has a "Headache" for their comeback, LABOUM made their debut with "Pit-a-Pat," beautiful ladies of BESTie came back saying, "I Need You," sexy girls SISTAR returned with "I Swear," and new female group 4TEN are causing a "Tornado" for their debut.

Your nominees for the night were SHINee"s Taemin and WINNER. The artist that took the first place trophy on "M! Countdown" was WINNER for their single titled, "Empty." This is their fourth first place trophy

Korean movies opening today 2014/08/28 in Korea

By in News posted Oct August 29th, 2014 No comments

Korean movies opening today 2014/08/28 in Korea: "Night Flight" and "Pick Up Artist"

"Night Flight" (2013)Directed by Lee Song-hee-ilWith Kwak Si-yang, Lee Jae-joon, Choi Joon-ha, Kim Chang-hwan, Lee Ik-joon, Jeong In-gi,...The 15th Jeonju International Film Festival SelectionSynopsisThree teenage boys who were once close friends grow apart when they reach high school: Yong-ju lives hiding his true gender identity, Gi-woong becomes the leader of the school gang, and Gi-taek an obsessive manga fan. Tired of the constant malicious bullying by Gi-woong"s gang, Gi-taek betrays them by disclosing that Yong-ju has loved Gi-woong for years. Surrounded by an insecure boundary of the school and wounded by betrayals, the boys are driven into catastrophe

“Cart” releases movie trailer starring Yeom Jung Ah, Kim Kang Woo, Moon Jung Hee, EXO”s D.O. and more

By in News posted Oct August 29th, 2014 No comments

Upcoming movie "Cart" released a compelling trailer starring EXO"s D.O. and more!



The film centers around a group of contract employees of a large-scale mart who are wrongfully dismissed and decide to take a stand. Also starring in the movie are Yeom Jeong AhMoon Jung HeeKim Young Ae, and Kim Kang Woo. D.O. will make his big screen debut as the role of Sun Hee"s (Yeom Jeong Ah) son Tae Young who seems stoic and reserved, but gets closer to his mother through the turmoil of the strike.


"Cart" was also selected to make its world premiere at the "Toronto International Film Festival" ("TIFF") on September 7! Check out more information here!

Heechul, TaeTiSeo, and others discuss Taeyeon”s personality + more on “THE TaeTiSeo”

By in News posted Oct August 27th, 2014 No comments

The first episode of "THE TaeTiSeo" aired on On Style on August 26, and featured special guests like Heechul and YoonA. On this day, there was a lot of discussion about the members" character, particularly Taeyeon.


Tiffany said, "Taeyeon is a really interesting person. It"s hard to get a grasp [of who she is]." Seohyun added, "Taeyeon is the type to take care of you without you knowing. She doesn"t say, "I will do this for you," to your face, but she takes care of you behind your back."


Heechul said, "Taeyeon"s emotional ups and downs are really severe. Seeing as how both of our emotions fluctuate severely, we are called the Kim Up and Downs siblings. Her personality really matches XX. I can"t say this any other classy way

Korean movies opening today 2014/08/21 in Korea

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

Korean movies opening today 2014/08/21 in Korea: "My Ordinary Love Story", "Buckwheat Flower, A Lucky Day and Spring", "The King of Jokgu", "Welcome", and "The Story of Ong-nyeo"

"My Ordinary Love Story" (2013)Directed by Lee KwonWith Kang Ye-won, Song Sae-byeok, Park Grina, Kim Hyun-jun, Kim Yeong-seon, Jo Kyeong-sook,...Formerly known as "My Seventh Man" (내 일곱 번째 남자, nae il-gob bun-jjae nam-ja)Synopsisabout a woman who struggles to make her seventh relationship work after six failed ones.

"Buckwheat Flower, A Lucky Day and Spring" (2014)Directed by Ahn Jae-hoon, Han Hye-jin-IWith Jang Gwang, Eom Sang-hyeon, Ryoo Hyeon-kyeong, Kang Eun-tak, Jeon Hye-yeong,

Heechul, Lee Kwang Soo, Doojoon, Kikwang, Roy Kim, Lim Joo Hwan, and Park Han Byul accept the “ALS Ice Bucket Challenge”

By in News posted Oct August 20th, 2014 No comments
Super Junior"s Heechul, Lee Kwang Soo, B2ST"s Doojoon and Kikwang, Roy Kim, Lim Joo Hwan, and Park Han Byul were the next Korean celebrities to take on the trending "ALS Ice Bucket Challenge", which is raising awareness about ALS ("Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis" also known as Lou Gehrig"s disease)!




To complete the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge, you must choose to accept the challenge given by someone you know and tag three others within 24 hours or donate $100 to their local organization for those suffering from Lou Gehrig"s disease. In Korea, the organization dedicated to this is the Seungil Hope Foundation. Of course, you can always donate whether you"ve done the challenge or not!


To recap, Heechul was tagged by fellow members Donghae and Eunhyuk, B2ST"s Doojoon and Kikwang were tagged by retired soccer star and KBS soccer commentator Lee Young Pyo, and Lee Kwang Soo and Lim Joo Hwan were tagged by Jo In Sung

Figure Skating Queen Kim Yuna Reclaims “CF Queen” Title, Becomes Top Favored Endorser for July

By in News posted Oct August 20th, 2014 No comments

The “Queen of Figure Skating” Kim Yuna becomes a “CF Queen” once again as she climbed up to the number one spot of the most favored celebrity endorsers for the month of July.

According to the Advertising Information Center of the Korea Advertisers Association, the celebrity athlete has reclaimed the top spot she held in January when she gained a favorable rating of 14.93%, putting her in the first place ahead of top Hallyu star Jun Ji Hyun who has held the top spot for the last five months.

The “Man from the Stars” actress, Jun Ji Hyun, switched positions with Kim Yuna and slid to second place with 11.04% while the “nation’s first love” miss A’s Suzy maintains the number three spot she has held last month with a 6

Fiqure Skating Queen Kim Yuna Reclaims “CF Queen” Title, Becomes Top Favored Endorser for July

By in News posted Oct August 20th, 2014 No comments

The “Queen of Figure Skating” Kim Yuna becomes a “CF Queen” once again as she climbed up to the number one spot of the most favored celebrity endorsers for the month of July.

According to the Advertising Information Center of the Korea Advertisers Association, the celebrity athlete has reclaimed the top spot she held in January when she gained a favorable rating of 14.93%, putting her in the first place ahead of top Hallyu star Jun Ji Hyun who has held the top spot for the last five months.

The “Man from the Stars” actress, Jun Ji Hyun, switched positions with Kim Yuna and slid to second place with 11.04% while the “nation’s first love” miss A’s Suzy maintains the number three spot she has held last month with a 6

Winner’s “2014 S/S” Is Fashionably Late, But Still Solid

By in News posted Oct August 19th, 2014 No comments
Winner’s “2014 S/S” Is Fashionably Late, But Still Solid Written by Gaya On August 18, 2014

In the arms race between K-pop’s big three companies, the launch of a new boy band would be considered a major stage. With SM and JYP already off and running with Exo and Got7 respectively, we finally arrive at the final, anticipated debut as YG Entertainment unveils Winner.

It may feel as though Winner is at a disadvantage with its late start, but the group has been in the public eye for a considerable amount of time even before debut: first in the much disparaged show WIN, which gave Winner its name and right to debut as the first YG male group since Big Bang, and then in their pre-debut reality show Winner TV, documenting their adventures as they toured in Japan with Big Bang

Song Jihyo gets revenge on Kim Jongkook on SBS “Running Man”

By in News posted Oct August 19th, 2014 No comments

Song Jihyo has gotten her revenge on Kim Jongkook on the latest episode of SBS “Running Man.” Spoiler ahead!

Song Jihyo bit down on Kim Jongkook’s chest in order to get revenge for her team and beat Kim Jongkook.

The 209th episode of Running Man was broadcasted on SBS on August 17. On this episode the guests and the Running Man cast were split into 3 groups named the Original Idols, the New Idols, and the Running Man Idols.

The Original Idols dressed in blue, consisted of H.O.T’s Moon Heejun, Sechs Kies Eun Jiwon, G.O.D’s Danny Ahn, NRG’s Cheon Myeonghun and Kim Jongkook. The team called itself 핫젝가알지 (HOT-Jek-GOD-RG), a combination of the idol groups’ names.

The New Idols, dressed in green, consisted of SHINee’s Taemin, SISTAR’s Soyou, EXO-K’s Kai and Sehun and Haha

Yoo Jae Suk Goes on an Anger Spree After a Mud Wrestling Match with Kim Jong Kook on “Running Man”

By in News posted Oct August 18th, 2014 No comments

On August 17, the members of SBS’ “Running Man” went against a team of new idols as well as a team of old idols in the “Triangle of Mysteries” special.

The second game of this episode was mud wrestling. In the ring were Yoo Jae Suk and Kim Jong Kook. As soon as the start whistle blew, Kim Jong Kook brought everyone to laughter by effortlessly lifting up Yoo Jae Suk. Soon afterwards, he started to dunk Yoo Jae Suk’s head into the mud. Despite Yoo Jae Suk yelling, “Let me down!” Kim Jong Kook didn’t stop and kept on playing around with him. Without surprise the game ended with Kim Jong Kook’s victory. To this Yoo Jae Suk, who was now covered in mud, yelled, “I’m so furious!”

The producer told Yoo Jae Suk, “You can wash yourself with the running water from the hose

[Spoiler] “This Is Family” Kim Sang-kyeong mixes up Kim Hyeon-joo as Kim Yong-geon”s girlfriend

By in News posted Oct August 18th, 2014 No comments

Kim Sang-kyeong misconceived Kim Hyeon-joo as his father"s girlfriend.

On the second episode of the KBS 2TV drama "This Is Family", Moon Tae-joo (Kim Sang-kyeong) witnessed his father Moon Dae-oh (Kim Yong-geon) and Cha Kang-sim (Kim Hyeon-joo) having a pleasant time. Even though Kang-sim was running late, she was saving time for Baek Seol-hee (Nah Yeong-hee), who was actually seeing Moon Dae-oh.

Baek Seol-hee had arrived and as Cha Kang-sim was leaving the restaurant, she ran into Moon Tae-joo and tried to cover up for Baek Seol-hee. Moon Tae-joo asked her, "What"s your relationship with him (my father)? Is there another position you"re filling in for besides being head of secretary?"

Moon Tae-joo said, "If you are thinking of something more than your job, you"d better think again"

SISTAR’s Soyu Picks Her Ideal Type Among “Running Man” Cast, Taemin, Sehun, Kai, and H.S.g.R.G

By in News posted Oct August 18th, 2014 No comments

The August 17 episode of SBS’ hit Sunday variety show “Running Man” pitted first generation idols against new generations idols. SHINee‘s Taemin, EXO‘s Kai and Sehun, and SISTAR‘s Soyu were guests on the show to represent the new generation idols, while H.O.T‘s Moon Hee Jun, Sechs Kies‘s Eun Ji Won, g.o.d‘s Danny Ahn, and N.R.G.‘s Chun Myung Hoon represented the first generation as the group H.S.g.R.G.

At the end of episode, the program showed the short round of “Ideal Type World Cup” that the cast and guests played with Soyu

ZE:A’s Kwanghee to Leave “In Bed with the Boss”

By in News posted Oct August 17th, 2014 No comments

ZE:A’s Kwanghee will be leaving his MC position in JTBC’s “In Bed with the Boss.”

On August 14, according to one official of the show, after discussing the issue with the staff, they made a final decision to let Kwanghee leave the show, as both sides were unable to come to an agreement regarding the shooting schedule.

The staff of “In Bed with the Boss” revealed to Osen that, “There were schedules that overlapped a lot so the discussion of him leaving the show was inevitable. It hasn’t been decided whether a new MC will be joining the show.”

The first episode was aired on July 26 and it’s a show where the MC’s and various leaders of the 1% go on a trip for one night and two days. The show talks about the success of those leaders and their personal side, as well

Kim Tae Hee, Kim Woobin, Bada, Lee Yoon Ji, and more participate in star-studded tribute video and song for Pope Francis”s papal visit

By in News posted Oct August 16th, 2014 No comments




South Korea"s biggest stars have gathered to record a song dedicated to Pope Francis" 1st Papal visit in 25 years.

36 of the brightest actors, athletes, entertainers, singers, and more participated in the video and recording of the song titled "Koinonia", a Greek word which means "communion". It is composed by Noh Young-Shim and produced by Won Dong-Yeon. The video was recorded in Cathedral of Myeongdong in Seoul.

Some of the celebrities who participated are Ahn Seong Gi, Kim Hee Ae, Kim Tae Hee, Kim HaNeul, Kim In Jung, Kim Kang Woo, Lee Yoon Ji, Kim Woo Bin, Park Jin Joo, Yoo Hae Jung, Hong Dae Seong, Ryu Si Hyun, ballerina Kim Ju Won, KBS announcer Hwang Jeong Min, Park Seung Hee, and more.


This song is going to be the official theme of the Pope during his stay in South Korea until August 18

Wonderful Days Episode 49 Review: Lee Seo Jin & Kim Hee Sun Finally Go on a Honeymoon

By in News posted Oct August 10th, 2014 No comments

 

Dong Suk and Hae Won has been having other problems so they kept on failing going on a honeymoon. Kang Tae Seop(played by Kim Young Chul) got injured and they had to look after him. Tae Seop felt sorry and asked, “Weren’t you guys supposed to go on a trip?” Hae Won replied, “We decided not to earlier.”

As Hae Won fell asleep, Dong Suk thought to himself, ‘Please don’t wake up.’ He asked Kang Dong Hee(played by Ok Taec Yeon) to take care of their father and took Hae Won for a road trip during the night while she was sleeping. Hae Won was surprised and happy when she woke up.

Wonderful Days Episode 49 Review: Kim Young Chul Confesses the Truth of What He Did to Choi Hwa Jung

By in News posted Oct August 10th, 2014 No comments

 

Tae Seop has been slowly changing after realizing that he was wrong. One day he handed Kang Dong Hee(played by Ok Taec Yeon) a 1,000 won and said, “Here’s what I need to pay you back. I’ll pay back the rest 59,000 won bit by bit.” As Dong Hee ignored him, Kang Ssang Shik(played by Kim Sang Ho) and Kang Ssang ho(played by Kim Kwang Gyu) came and shouted, “Can’t you be a little nicer to your father?”

Tae Seop took Dong Hee’s side and confessed, “I was the one who introduce Young Choon to the swindler. Also it was me who took Dong Ok(played by Kim Ji Ho)’s accident compensation and ran away in the past.” Ssang Shik, Ssang Ho and Kang Dong Tak(played by Ryu Seung Soo) were absolutely shocked.

Wonderful Days Episode 49 Review: Ok Taec Yeon Introduces Lee Elijah to His Mothers

By in News posted Oct August 10th, 2014 No comments

 

Dong Hee brought Ma Ri to Jang So Shim(played by Yoon Yeo Jung) and Ha Young Choon(played by Choi Hwa Jung)’s house and said, “Please be my mothers for 10 minutes. This is my girlfriend, Kim Ma Ri.”

So Shim and Young Choon were surprised by the unexpected announcement and looked at each other. Ma Ri said, “I’m terribly sorry for coming late at night. Hi, I’m Kim Ma Ri.” Dong Hee mothers were pround of their son.

Kim Tae Woo to Lend His Voice for First “The Night Watchman” Soundtrack

By in News posted Oct August 5th, 2014 No comments

On August 5, Kim Tae Woo will release the first soundtrack for the MBC drama “The Night Watchman.” The song is called “Because It’s You,” and it expresses gratitude to a lover that chose them (in the point of view of the singer) among all of the people in the world.

The song enhances Kim Tae Woo’s soft yet unique voice. His serenade is expected to bring about the emotions of nervousness and bliss that lovers experience in the beginning of a relationship. The news of a new soundtrack by Kim Tae Woo is raising a lot of expectations since he has sung for many hit dramas including “A Gentleman’s Dignity,” “The Feast of the Gods,” and “Personal Taste” among others.

Meanwhile, “The Night Watchman” is a fantasy drama that takes place in the Joseon era