Shinhwa"s Hyesung revealed that S
, Lee Ji Hoon
) will be making a comeback with a second album.
Hyesung posted a message to fans called "Hyesung"s Shining Night - Doll Part 11
" on his official SNS on September 16. He posted, "This is news regarding the S album that I produced with my longtime friends. It"s been exactly 11 years. I talked with my friends about releasing a 2nd album sometime, and now that album will be released."
The Shinhwa member added, "I think I"m spending the second half of this year very busily. The "Once Again" project that will continue until the end of this year and the S album. Though I"m not 100% sure, I"ve also prepared an OST drama track."
Stay tuned for more info on the S album!
Korea"s fashion icon Lee Hyori showed her charisma in Berlin, Germany for a recent photo shoot with "Cosmopolitan" magazine!
The concept for the pictorial was capturing her wandering the streets of downtown Berlin in the nighttime during a vacation. She manages to pull off a grunge chic style, contrasting a tomboyish look with a feminine one to emphasize her strong features and elegance.
Make sure you grab the October issue of "Cosmopolitan" to see more of Lee Hyori!
Fans are not the only ones eagerly awaiting the return of young actor Yoo Seung Ho. With only 84 days left until the young actor completes his military service, drama and film producers also showed their excitement at the return of the young actor and are already considering him for roles in upcoming projects.
“For next year’s drama line up which has projects coming out one after the other, the most desired actor is Yoo Seung Ho. He’ll be reformed as the best representative male actor in their 20s. Because he used to do child roles, there was a limit in the roles he could play but now that he is almost done with his military service, he gives off this youthful boyish image,” said a drama production company president who refused to be named.
“Yoo Seung Ho is considered to be the next best actor in his ’20s to follow the actors Kim Soo Hyun, Lee Jong Suk, Lee Min Ho, and Kim Woo Bin who will be doing their military service soon
WINNER‘s Lee Seung Hoon suffered only minor bruises when he fell off the stage at a concert in Singapore, according to his agency YG Entertainment.
At the “YG Family 2014 Galaxy Tour: Power in Singapore” held on September 14 in Singapore, the singer fell off the stage during a performance.
Regarding the accident, YG announced on September 14: “Lee Seung Hoon was performing when he fell off the stage. Fortunately, he didn’t suffer any major injuries. He only had light bruises which were looked after. He will be participating in his future scheduled activities as expected.”
Promoting their latest singles “Empty” and “Coloring,” WINNER is currently touring with the rest of the YG Family in Asia
WINNER"s Lee Seung Hoon suffered a fall from the stage during the YG Family
concert in Singapore, leaving fans worried about any possible injuries as the word spread about his fall. However, the agency has reassured that he is alright and is fine to participate in his upcoming schedules.
During "YG FAMILY 2014 GALAXY TOUR : POWER IN SINGAPORE
" held at the Singapore on the 14th, Lee Seung Hoon started walking backwards at one point, trying to capture footage on a cell phone camera. He ended up going too far and fell off the stage.
A YG Entertainment rep assured worried fans with a statement to the media: "Lee Seung Hoon fell off the stage during a performance. Fortunately, he did not suffer a big injury
The JTBC entertainment show "Off to School" won its highest national viewership rating on Saturday, according to Nielsen Korea. The 10th episode, which aired Saturday on the cable channel, an affiliate of the Korea JoongAng Daily, recorded 3.96 percent. On the program, celebrities relive their school days by visiting a local high school, wearing the school uniform and mingling with the students there throughout the week. The latest episode was filmed in Incheon Foreign Language High School, with a cast including actors Seong Dong-il and Nam Joo-hyeok, singers Yoon Do-hyeon and Kangnam, freelance emcee Oh Sang-jin and film critic Heo Ji-woong. The show debuted on July 12 and kicked off with a viewership rating of 2.5 percent. It soared to 3.8 percent in mid-August. "Off to School" airs every Saturday at 9:40 p
Lee Kwang Soo shared how much the SBS
Wed-Thurs drama "It"s Okay, That"s Love" means to him in his message of thanks!
Lee Kwang Soo relayed his thanks through his agency King Kong Entertainment on the 13th, "It was a filming that shook my heart in happiness. I thank the director, writer, entire staff, seniors and juniors once again and I want to say that I love them... I don"t think I"ll ever be able to forget the happy 6 months that I lived as Park Soo Kwang... I sincerely thank the viewers who loved "It"s Okay, That"s Love" during that time and I hope that you will keep "It"s Okay, That"s Love" in your memory for a long time. I will greet you with a better image."
Who else won"t forget "It"s Okay, That"s Love"?
On September 13, the production team of TV Chosun’s upcoming weekend drama, “Greatest Marriage,” released a new still of Girls’ Day Sojin on the set. In the photo, Sojin shows a different charm from her charismatic on-stage self. Rather than the sexy and powerful image from her performances, she transforms into a more innocent character for the drama.
Sojin will be portraying Lee Yoo Ri, a rich heiress with “Gangnam charms,” meaning that she has a nice body and nice face with a financially advantageous background. She hangs out with the upper class even after she graduates from college. With regards to her acting, a representative of the production company stated, “Her passion towards her first acting attempt is like no other. She is thoroughly preparing for her ‘Gangnam charm girl’ character
Actor Lee Jong Suk will be releasing a photo book of his previous photo shoots with fashion magazine Ceci, along with new photo shoots, and never-before-seen B-cuts.
Lee Jong Suk’s first photo book ever is being created in celebration of Ceci’s 20th anniversary since its founding. It will be published as a special edition, with interviews and a special making-of DVD.
An editor who worked on the photo book announced, “Lee Jong Suk and Ceci share the same birthday – September 14. This is a very meaningful collaboration to celebrate each other’s birthday. We will be able to share precious B-cuts from Lee Jong Suk’s previous photo shoots, along with honest and insightful interviews.”
The photo book will include Lee Jong Suk’s three photo spreads with the magazine that were published from 2013 to 2014, along with a brand new black and white photo spread
Updated cast for the upcoming Korean movie "The Assassination" (2014)
Directed by Choi Dong-hoon
With Jeon Ji-hyeon, Lee Jeong-jae, Ha Jeong-woo, Jo Jin-woong, Lee Kyeong-yeong, Choi Deok-moon,...
A movie about an assassination project based in the 1930s.
Release date in Korea : 2015
The 2014 Korea Drama Awards has published its list of nominees and some k-drama favorites are up for awards. Kim Soo Hyun, Jun Ji Hyun, Ha Ji Won, and Lee Min Ho will compete for the Best Actor Award, as contenders are considered from the three major networks as well as the cable channels.
Kim Soo Hyun and Jun Ji Hyun are nominated for "You Who Came From Another Star," while Lee Min Ho will be considered for "The Heirs." Ha Ji Won is also in the running for her role in "Empress Ki."
Contenders in the Best Drama category include "You Who Came From Another Star" Empress Ki," King"s Family," "Jeong Do Jeon" and "Secret Love Affair."
"Jang Bo Ri Is Here, "You Who Came From Another Star," Jeong Dp Jeon," "Reply 1994" and "Secret Love Affair" were nominated for Best Screenwriting
Popular actors Kim Soo Hyun, Jun Ji Hyun, and Lee Min Ho will be up against each other for the “Best Actor Award” at the upcoming 2014 Korea Drama Awards.
In its seven years, the Korean Drama Awards considers dramas from all three major broadcasting networks KBS, SBS, and MBC, along with cable dramas.
In the Best Actor category, Kim Soo Hyun and Jun Ji Hyun were both nominated for their work in “My Love from the Star,” while Lee Min Ho was nominated for “The Heirs.” Ha Ji Won was nominated for “Empress Ki” and Jo Jae Hyun was nominated for “Jeong Do Jeon.”
In the Best Drama category, “King’s Family,” “Empress Ki,” “My Love from the Star,” “Jeongdojeon,” and “Secret Love Affair” were nominated
Following "Mama Shin
" (Shin Sung Woo
)"s exit from SBS
" "Roommate", viewers were left wondering whether or not his roommate EXO"s Chanyeol would stay on for the 2nd season. A new report has come now to reveal that according to insiders, Chanyeol has also decided to leave the show, while comedian Lee Kuk Ju is said to be joining the new lineup!
Regarding the insider statements, the staff of "Roommate" confirmed the leave of Chanyeol and the addition of Lee Kuk Ju. "Due to his busy schedule, it has become difficult for Chanyeol to participate in the filming so he has decided to leave... Comedian Lee Kuk Ju will be joining after confirming her appearance with us yesterday (11th KST)," a rep stated.
At the moment, season one members Jo Se Ho, Lee Dong Wook, After School"s Nana, 5urprise"s Seo Kang Jun, and Park Min Woo remain while Girls" Generation"s Sunny, g
Rising comedienne Lee Gook Joo has joined the second season of SBS‘ homesharing variety program “Roommate.”
According to a broadcast insider, Lee Gook Joo has been confirmed as part of the cast of “Roommate Season 2.”
Lee Gook Joo is currently one of the hottest comedians in the entertainment scene, showing great performances on “SNL Korea” and “Comedy Big League“, with numerous commercials under her belt.
Previously, various celebrities were alreayd announced to be part of the second season of the celebrity homesharing program. So far, Sunny of Girls’ Generation, GOT7‘s Jackson, Park Joon Hyung of g
Lee Honey is currently attracting attention for her role as Madam Woo in the film "Tazza: The High Rollers 2." In that film she shot a kiss scene with Big Bang"s T.O.P. for almost eight hours. She is also working on her upcoming role in the SBS drama "Modern Farmer." In "Modern Farmer" she will play a small town mayor and Lee Hongki"s first love.
Here are some more facts you may want to know about Lee Honey.
1. She is a beauty pageant winner. Born Lee Ha Nui, she competed in the 50th Miss Korea pageant as Miss Seoul and won. She was also a third place runner-up in the 2007 Miss Universe contest.
2. She comes from a family of smart and gifted people. Her dad works with the National Intelligence Service
The makers of forthcoming thriller “The Insiders” have released a set of still images from the film. The movie will star Lee Byung Hun, who will play the role of a gangster seeking revenge. The screenplay was based on an Internet comic series of the same name, and is set in a seedy underworld rife with corruption and double-dealing.
The film has been gaining attention ever since cast and crew began shooting in early summer this year, and veteran actors such as Jo Seung Woo and Baek Yoon Sik are also set to feature.
Lee Byung Hun has explained that he feels fans are in for a treat when “The Insiders” is released. The actor said, “I could feel a lot of passion going into what we were doing at the studio. We have a great group of actors on board and a top production team working on this movie
Added the upcoming Korean movie "Alive""s page to HanCinema database
Directed by Park Jung-bum
With Park Jung-bum, Park Myeong-hoon-I, Lee Seung-yeon-I, Shin Haet-bit, Park Hee-bon, Lee Eun-woo,...
Jeougcheol is a construction worker and there are his mentally ill sister and Jinyeong, a girl who has a crush on him. He tries to fix his collapsed house against all odds. The director Park Jungbum studies the internal state of characters and their behaviour with this ambitious film, to find an optimism after all.
Release date in Korea : 2014
Added the upcoming Korean movie "The File""s page to HanCinema database
"The File" (2014)
Directed by Park Yong-jib
With Lee Jong-hyuk, Kang Byeol, Ha Yeon-joo,...
The news anchor "Soo-gyeong" unexpectedly meets up with her childhood friend "Mi-soo". Back when they were teenagers, they went to the baseball park and disappeared without a trace leaving only Soo-gyeong"s painful memories of Mi-soo. And now, meeting Mi-soo again the once lively young girl has become someone completely different.
Passing time together with her boyfriend "Dong-min" Mi-soo"s strange attitude starts to worry Soo-gyeong so that she pushes herself away and worries about how close Mi-soo and Dong-min have become...
Release date in Korea : 2014
Added the upcoming Korean movie "Tuning Fork""s page to HanCinema database
"Tuning Fork" (2013)
Directed by Choo Sang-rok
With Jo An, Kim Min-sang-I, Lee Ok-hee, Lee Yul, No Yeong-hak, Jo Yeong-jin,...
"This old lady did something unimaginable"
For the "comfort woman" just cry out for grandma.
From the Japanese Occupation a "comfort woman" returns from China an old woman. At the end of the war she can"t return home and spends the next 65 years living as an alien in a foreign country. Even to her own granddaughter she seems to be losing her mind. She only wants to go back to Korea...
Release date in Korea : 2014
Media network SBS has released a set of still photos featuring actor Han Seok Kyu, who will play one of the two male lead roles in forthcoming historical drama “Secret Door.”
The pictures are taken from a scene where Han Seok Kyu’s character is threatening senior government officials with a sword and ordering them to cover up a mistake made by his son (played by actor Lee Je Hoon). The scene illustrates the character’s initial fierce loyalty to his son and his quick temper, although a bitter conflict between the two character ensues as the plot develops.
Footage from the scene can also be seen in teaser videos previously released by the network. You can check out these teaser videos below.
“Secret Door” will begin airing on September 22