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EXO’s Chanyeol Confirmed to Star in New Movie for His Big Screen Debut

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It has been revealed that EXO member Chanyeol will soon be making his big screen debut!

According to CJ Entertainment on August 19, Chanyeol has confirmed his casting for director Kang Je Gyu’s new production titled “Jang-Soo Store” (working title). The EXO member will be acting alongside actors Park Geun Hyung, Yoon Yeo Jung, Han Ji Min, Jo Jin Woong, Hwang Woo Seul Hye, Moon Ga Young, and more.

Within in the storyline, Chanyeol will be taking on the role of Min Sung—the boyfriend of the Jang-Soo Store owner’s daughter (played by Moon Ga Young)—for his first-ever big screen appearance.

The EXO member has been gaining recognition as a “variety-idol” after appearing on various shows including SBS’ “Law of the Jungle,” as well as “Roommate,” and this time, he will be trying his hand at acting

Song Hye Kyo revealed to be the top star investigated for tax evasion + issues apology

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The top star actress who had been caught by the National Tax Service for not paying her due taxes (totaling up to 2.557 billion KRW <$2.5 million USD>) for 3 years starting in 2009, has been revealed to be Song Hye Kyo.



As mentioned before, according to the National Tax Service and the Board of Audit and Inspection, when she reported her taxes, from 2009 to 2011, she claimed a total of 5.953 billion KRW (approximately $5.8 million USD) as necessary expenses from her income. However, 92.3% of that 5.953 billion KRW did not have proper documentation to prove her claims.


Officials say that she under-reported 785 million KRW in 2009 ($770,000 USD), 818 million KRW in 2010 ($803,000 USD), and 954 million USD ($937,000 USD) 2011 for a total of 2

"Secret Garden" star looks to Hollywood debut

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Actress Ha Ji-won, star of SBS drama "Secret Garden", is currently taking auditions to play a role in a Hollywood film. In a MBC entertainment show "Section TV Entertainment", which aired on Sunday, she made the comment in a cautious way."There is nothing decided yet, but I"m taking auditions", said Ha. "The genre [of the film] is also not yet released", she added, saying that nothing is confirmed yet. Many reports have mentioned her gearing up for her going to Hollywood in the past. As she is now done with her most recent work, MBC drama "Empress Qi", local industry experts again are wondering what work she will land to make a Hollywood debut. BY LEE SUN-MIN [[email protected] ]

Top star "S" revealed to have been invested by the National Tax Service for tax evasion

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Actress "S" has been caught by the National Tax Service for not paying taxes for 3 years since 2009 totaling up to 2.557 billion KRW (approximately $2.5 million USD).

According to the National Tax Service and the Board of Audit and Inspection, since 2009, when S reported her taxes, out of the 5.953 billion KRW (approximately $5.8 million USD) in income, she reported 92.3% of it as necessary expenses without any documentation.


Officials believe that she under-reported 785 million KRW in 2009 ($770,000 USD), 818 million KRW in 2010 ($803,000 USD), and 954 million USD ($937,000 USD) 2011 for a total of 2.557 billion KRW under-reported. "S" submitted the additional taxes after the investigation.


The National Tax Service also demanded the disciplinary action of the 2 tax accountants that filed taxes for "S", because they let "S" break laws on taxes such as not submitting documentation for her income

Lee Hwi Jae’s Twins Meet Soccer Star Park Ji Sung on “Superman Returns”

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Viewers are already starting to show interest in the special meeting between Lee Hwi Jae’s twin sons and former soccer player Park Ji Sung.

The upcoming August 17 broadcast of KBS 2TV’s variety show “Superman Returns” will be airing the behind-the-scenes story of the twin boys’ encounter with the famous soccer star, when Lee Hwi Jae took Seo Un and Seo Jun to the “K-League All Star Game” on July 25.

On this day, Seo Un and Seo Jun, all dressed up in their own soccer uniforms, found their way to watch the soccer match at the Seoul World Cup Stadium.

The twins’ dad, Lee Hwi Jae, stopped Park Ji Sung as soon as he spotted the soccer player greet him as he was passing by in the waiting room, and asked him to hold his sons

"Lost" star aims to give back

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Korean actress Kim Yoon-jin, who gained recognition in Hollywood through the TV series "Lost", has returned to Korea after filming the latest series of the U.S. drama "Mistresses". During her trip, Kim wants to give a helping hand to children in need. She will record a radio campaign organized by Child Fund Korea and the Ministry of Health and Welfare to raise awareness of missing children.Kim refused payment for the job as a way to give back to the community. Her work will be broadcast sometime in September. It is reported that the organization asked Kim to join the campaign after her previous recording was effective in introducing the issue of missing children in Korea.The actress also participated in volunteer work with the Korean Red Cross on Thursday. She baked loaves of bread and delivered them to children in need.

Baek Ji Young Confirmed to be a Judge on “Super Star K6″

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Singer Baek Ji Young will be joining the judging panel of Mnet‘s audition program, “Super Star K6.”

The panel of judges for the sixth season of “Super Star K” has now been confirmed as Lee Seung Chul, Yoon Jong Shin, Kim Bum Soo, and Baek Ji Young. For the first time in the show’s history, the program will have a four-member judge panel. All the previous seasons featured three judges.

Baek Ji Young will be joining the “Super Star K6 All-Star Concert” which will take place on August 15, officially celebrating her beginning as an audition program judge on “Super Star K.”

Mnet’s “Super Star K6″ completed its global preliminary auditions which started in March, and it is currently in preparation for the premiere

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

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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

Nam Goong Min is asked to choose between drama co-star Yoo In Na & on-screen wife Hong Jin Young

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During the press conference for the upcoming tvN drama "My Secret Hotel" on August 14 at the Imperial Palace Hotel in Nonhyundong, Nam Goong Min was asked to compare his co-star Yoo In Na to his "We Got Married" partner, Hong Jin Young.


Yoo In Na said, "I was curious about the two male leads from the very beginning. I was satisfied when I heard they would be Jin Yi Han and Nam Goong Min. I"ve always liked these actors. After meeting them, I saw that they took on their character better than I expected."




Nam Goong Min responded, "For Yoo In Na"s character, she needs to be very lovable. However, Yoo In Na is really lovable to the point she does not need to act." Reporters then asked him to compare the two ladies

Girls Generation Members To Star In New Reality Show

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Fans of Korea"s most loved girl group, Girls Generation, will soon have a new way to spend quality time with some of their idols. Three members of the nine-member group are taking part in the new On Style cable channel reality show "The Taetiseo."

"The Tatiseo," also called TTS, is the name of a sub unit girl group that Girls Generation"s Taeyeon, Tiffany and Seohyun formed in 2012. Their mini-album "Twinkle" became the highest charting k-pop act on the Billboard 200.

Each of these talented young women has enviable fashion skills and an interesting background.

Taeyeon is considered the leader of Girls Generation.

Tiffany was born in California but trained under SM Entertainment before debuting in Girls Generation

Jo Se Ho joins the fixed panel of "Star King"

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Saturdays are about to get funnier now that comedian Jo Se Ho (32) has joined the fixed panel of SBS" "Star King"!



SBS stated on August 14 that the comedian, who also stars in the reality series "Roommate", has joined the variety show. The network said, "With MC Kang Ho Dong, "Star King" will meet viewers with a newly organized panel... Jo Se Ho is set to join "Star King" as a fixed member."


The show"s staff also commented, "Jo Se Ho joined "Star King", and during a recent filming, Jo Se Ho made fixed member Kim Jong Min nervous about getting his spot taken with his gift of gab."


Jo Se Ho will make his entrance as a fixed member this weekend!

VIXX’s Ken to star in his first drama “Boarding House 24”!

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VIXX’s Ken will be making his drama debut next month!

Starring alongside such stars including Tiny-G’s Dohee and ZE:A’s Dongjun, Ken will debut as an actor through a brand new sitcom titled “Boarding House 24” that will air through MBC Every1. Ken is the third idol to have been confirmed as part of the cast, as Jewelry’s Park Semi and Rainbow’s Hyunyoung are still in discussion.

So far, main characters’ personas vary from meokbang jockeys to lost news broadcasters; in Ken’s case, his character will be a first time dater who has had no previous experience – a motae solo. Contrary to VIXX’s dark and charismatic concepts, Ken is said to be portrayed in a completely different light, as according to his agency.

All in all, Ken will be the first member of VIXX to step out into the drama industry

SISTAR and 4Minute to Appear on MBC’s “Star Gazing” with International Fans

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Girl groups SISTAR and 4Minute will be comparing the scopes of their overseas popularity on an upcoming episode of MBC’s variety show “Star Gazing.”

According to a source in the industry, the two leading girl groups participated in filming the show on August 12.

For this special episode, the girls were joined by a number of their international fans as well as foreign stars residing in Korea. Some of the familiar faces include model Fabian and TV personality Robert Holley.

To find out what overseas fans consider to be the unique charms of SISTAR and 4Minute, the producers asked the international participants to share their opinions on the topic. It has been said that the fans surprised everyone with their honest and passionate answers, making the episode particularly entertaining

TaeTiSeo to star in their own reality show "THE TaeTiSeo"

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It looks like the talks went through! Girls" Generation unit TaeTiSeo will be starring in their own reality show on OnStyle called "THE TaeTiSeo".


A rep from the network announced on August 13, "We"ll relieve viewers" curiosity about what TaeTiSeo do during their free time, what they talk about when the three get together, shopping and vacations, [and more]. We plan to reveal Taeyeon, Tiffany, and Seohyun, three women in their twenties who dream of small rebellions, and their honest sides. We plan for you to meet the TaeTiSeo who aren"t on a glamorous stage." 

It"s also been reported that viewers get to check out TaeTiSeo"s makeup, fashion, and food choices. Get ready for the premiere of "THE TaeTiSeo" on the 25th at 11PM KST!

Are you excited?

“Law of the City” Member Baek Jin Hee to Star in Hollywood Novel-based Film?

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Baek Jin Hee might be joining the ranks of actress Kim Soo Hyun and Bae Doo Na and actors Rain and Lee Byung Hun as the young actress received a lovecall from Hollywood to star in a film adaptation of a novel.

On the August 13 episode of the SBS variety program “Law of the City in New York” airing tonight, Baek Jin Hee will meet with a novelist whose work will be made into a Hollywood film and talked about the possibility of her being cast in the movie.

The novelist got in touch with Baek Jin Hee after seeing the latter’s posted ad on the internet looking for a job. “Baek Jin Hee’s image fits with the character in the movie,” said the novelist who wanted to personally see the actress to further discuss the upcoming project