Previously it was reported that Lee Min Ho and Park Shin Hye were caught in a dilemma concerning their April 18 concert from the “Hallyu Star Family Concert” series put on by Lotte at the Olympic Park Gymnastics Stadium. Lee Minho and Park Shin Hye, in addition to the other stars in attendance, requested that the event be postponed in light of the recent Korean ferry tragedy, but Lotte objected, citing that it’s impossible to postpone something for which 12,000 foreign fans are specifically flying in for. Lotte had already postponed the shows on April 19 and 20, which are going to be for Korean fans.
The April 18 concert went on as planned, shortened from its original two hours and a half to one hour. Lee Min Ho and Park Shin Hye went on stage dressed in black and simply met their fans without putting on any special performances and events originally planned
The organizers behind “Lee.Bahl.Show” announced that they have decided to cancel the monthly concert due to the recent Jindo ferry tragedy.
On April 16, a ferry traveling from Incheon to Jeju Island carrying 475 passengers sank off the coast of Jindo. Over 300 of the passengers were students from Danwon High School in Ansan, taking a school trip.
Many in the entertainment industry are grieving with the rest of the nation. Some artists have quickly postponed their comebacks and concerts that were scheduled within the month while broadcasts have cancelled the airing of dramas, variety shows, and music programs.
However, some celebrities will have to go on with their pre-scheduled events despite wanting to postpone them to grieve with the rest of the nation such as Lee Min Ho and Park Shin Hye as well as Kim Soo Hyun and Jun Ji Hyun
“The Heirs” stars Lee Min Ho and Park Shin Hye have been caught in a dilemma.
Originally, the two actors were going to be attending the four-day ‘Hallyu Star Family Concert,” put on by Lotte at the Olympic Park Gymnastics Stadium in Seoul. However, in light of recent events concerning the capsized Korean ferry, Lee Minho and Park Shin Hye, in addition to the other stars in attendance, requested that the event be postponed. Lotte objected. The shows on April 19 and 20, which are going to be for Korean fans, have already been postponed. But Lotte was firm in that the April 18 concert, which is for international fans, must remain as scheduled.
Lee Min Ho and Park Shin Hye have been continuously requesting for a later concert date through today (April 17), but it is likely that the concert will be held as planned
Lotte Duty Free will be simplifying the event with Lee Min Ho and Park Shin Hye.
From April 18 to April 20, Lotte Duty Free were to hold the Family Concert with Hallyu Stars at the Jamsil Gymnastics Stadium with Lee Min Ho and Park Shin Hye present.
However, on April 16, the tragic sinking of the passenger ship happened, causing the entire nation to grieve with broadcasting, music, and movie industries cancelling all programs and events. Lee Min Ho and Park Shin Hye’s agencies also requested that the event be canceled as it would not fit the grieving period.
Lotte Duty Free canceled the events on April 19 and 20, but stated that it cannot cancel the event on April 18 as it involves foreign audience members.
Speaking with Newsen on April 18, Lotte Duty Free said, “The April 18 event will unavoidably be taking place
While the situation is still up in the air, onlookers are watching to see if Lee Min Ho and Park Shin Hye will attend a hallyu event.
After jumping to incredible popularity after SBS’ The Heirs, Lee Min Ho and Park Shin Hye have been picked out as 2014’s hottest hallyu stars. Their popularity in China is especially unimaginable, with fans from overseas naturally coming into Korea to see them.
In the midst of this, Lee Min Ho and Park Shin Hye were scheduled to attend theFamily Concert with Hallyu Stars, organized by Lotte Duty Free for April 18, 19, and 20 at the Jamsil Gymnastics Stadium.
However, with the recent events of the sinking passenger ferry on April 16, the entire nation has been expressing their sorrow with the broadcasting, music, and movie industries postponing and canceling programs and activities
Acting alongside Yeo Jin Goo, Lee Min Ki and a group of talented actors have been cast in the new movie Shoot My Heart.
On April 14, Jupiter Films announced the main and supporting actors for the movie Shoot My Heart.
Joining Yeo Jin Goo in the leading role is Lee Min Ki. The supporting actors include Yoo Oh Sung, Kim Jung Tae, Park Doo Shik, Han Hye Rin, Shin Gu, Song Young Chang, and Kim Ki Cheon.
Shoot My Heart is about two 25-year-olds who meet in a mental institution.
The movie will begin shooting May 1.
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Park Shin Hye will be heading off on a world tour!
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The "2014 PARK SHIN HYE WORLD TOUR : STORY OF ANGEL" will kick off with Park Shin Hye"s attendance at the "The 2014 DramaFever Awards" and a fan meeting in New York on May 1.
A S.A.L.T. Entertainment rep stated, "We are always thankful for the love in Korea and overseas. Starting in May, [Park Shin Hye] plans to meet more international fans in the U.S., Thailand, China, Japan, Taiwan, Hong Kong, and the Philippines. As Park Shin Hye is a hard worker who prepares a new stage whenever there is an opportunity to communicate with fans, she will perform a variety of stages this year."
Now many of you will get to see just how pretty she is inside-and-out in person! Stay tuned for more details!
Well known health trainer, Kim Bo Kyun, has complimented Sohee‘s body. On the April 8 broadcast of KBS2TV‘s “Yeo Yoo Man Man,” the show featured the topic of women’s health and diet with guests Lee Pani and Ock Hee. Although famous for guiding the fitness of celebrities such as Hyun Bin, Park Shin Hye, and Lee Hwi Jae, Kim Bo Kyun had high praise for Sohee’s body.
In regards to Sohee’s body, the health trainer commented, “I had the opportunity to briefly help Sohee’s body fitness. As her arms and legs are both long, she also had high hips. She really has a western body type. Although Sohee exercised every day, there are body characteristics in which she was born with
Crayon Pop’s Soyul revealed her past as a popular ‘ulzzang’ (best face).
April 8’s broadcast of Mnet’s The Beatles Code 3D will feature Crayon Pop Soyul sharing about her popularity during her school days.
When MC Shindong said to Soyul, “I heard that you were one of the five most famous ‘ulzzang’ when you were in school,” and Soyul humbly said, “I was one of the top ten but not five,” and shared that the other ‘ulzzang’ at the time included Ku Hye Sun and Park Han Byul.
Soyul also shared, “There would be male students waiting for me outside school. And on my birthday, there would be many papers on the wall that read, ‘Happy Birthday Park Hye Kyung.’”
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Kim Woo Bin captivated the hearts of his fans in Thailand.
Recently gaining fame around countries in Asia, Kim Woo Bin held a fan meeting at Thammasat University in Bangkok, Thailand, meeting with 5,000 fans.
Kim Woo Bin appeared on the stage, singing Lee Juck’s It’s Fortunate welcomed by the fans’ passionate cheers. He then greeted the fans in Thai language saying, “Thank you for showing such passionate support for me, who came from afar.”
The fan meeting started with the actor sharing his recent activities followed by a special video clip featuring SHINee’s Minho, CN BLUE’s Kang Min Hyuk, 2NE1, MBLAQ, Park Shin Hye and Rain and their picks of the best scenes from SBS’s drama The Heirs.
Kim Woo Bin also surprised the fans by preparing a bicycle to give a bike ride to a selected fans on stage
Actor Lee Min Ho was reported to have met South Korean president Park Geun Hye on April 4. He was invited to take part in the third meeting of the Committee of Flourishing Culture by the Korea Creative Content Agency. President Park Geun Hye likewise participated in the meeting to discuss the topic of Hallyu.
A rep from the Korea Creative Content Agency said, "President Park Geun Hye is set on making the prosperity of culture be this administration"s main task. As a part of this, Lee Min Ho and a couple of business world leaders went to the discussion to listen and talk about Hallyu contents."
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Park Geun Hye took part in this discussion with nine other people, including the chairman of the Committee of Flourishing Culture, Kim Dong Ho
Finally, we will be able to hear a new song from Big Mama! Sadly, it won’t be from the full group, but it will be from the youngest member, Park Min Hye, as the singer will be releasing her solo album this month.
The singer has finished recording for her new mini album, and with the finishing touches, fans can anticipate listening to new songs very soon. Although the singer had formed a duo with Shin Yun Ah and performed through Big Mama Soul, Park Min Hye’s comeback in the music industry will be the first in three years. As much as the wait had been long, fans of the singer can expect the album to be full of high quality melodies and vocals.
Back in 2010, Park Min Hye had married her sound engineer husband and had been raising a happy family. However, the singer’s comeback this month added her to the list of diva singers who were planning to make their comeback in April, with Lee Sora making her comeback on April 8 and Park Jung Hyun (Lena Park) following with her comeback on April 18
On Mnet"s "Beatles Code 3D", singer Park Ji Yoon denied undergoing any procedure to enhance her looks.
MC Shin Dong Yup said, "There"s absolutely no difference between your graduation picture from school and your current self. Did you not get anything done?" She responded, "I didn"t at all. I didn"t even have botox or similar procedures done."
SEE ALSO: Park Ji Yoon reveals the way she maintains her figure
Shin Dong Yup joked, "How about somewhere besides your face? Did you do it on your body?" Park Ji Yoon also named the five "ulzzangs" of Gangnam during her school days, naming herself, Jun Ji Hyun, Lee Min Jung, Seo Ji Young, and Song Hye Gyo.
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10 preview nextview Happy April Fool’s Day. To see what the stars were up to in the SNS world, check out today’s Twitter Roundup.
SNSD’s Sunny posted a photo with Yoona from their recent date on Instagram, writing “Had some time while shooting, so ate out with Yoona. Deliciously at Seok Cheon oppa’s restaurant. Abundantly. Gaining strength after eating and again gogo.”
Meanwhile, Jessica and Seohyun cozied up with some ice cream, as Jessica posted the above photo on Weibo, writing “It′s getting warm. How about some ice cream?"
Taeyeon was spotted squatting again, as indicated by this photo she posted on Instagram on April 1.
Secret’s Han Sunhwa, who is currently starring in God’s Gift – 14 Days
updated fans with a set of selfies on March 31
Actress Park Shin Hye was recently selected as the new face of Mamonde, chosen for her pure beauty and diverse talents, a great match for Mamonde’s brand message of “Invented by Flowers.”
Mamonde said, “Coming together with Park Shin Hye, who has a soft, yet passionate energy, we’re firmly moving forward with our young, innocent, and lively brand image.” The company also expressed their excitement for Park Shin Hye, who, as a frontrunner for K-beauty, will be able to open up opportunities to help make Mamonde known more widely.
In other news, Park Shin Hye is currently shooting the film “The Tailors,” a historical film set during Chosun times.
See also: Park Shin Hye to Reveal New Single “Arm Pillow” on April 1
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Actress Park Shin Hye will be dropping a single on April 1!
Her agency, S.A.L.T. Entertainment, announced today that Park Shin Hye will be releasing a digital single on April 1 titled “Arm Pillow.” “Park Shin Hye has proven that she has solid vocals with OST tracks for each of the dramas she has been in, ‘You’re Beautiful,’ ‘Heartstrings,’ and recently ‘The Heirs.’ This time, she will not be singing for an OST and will show off her own color with ‘Arm Pillow.’ The song combines a charming spring melody and Park Shin Hye’s sweet vocals and is expected to show off a different side to ‘Multi-tainer Park Shin Hye.’”
“Arm Pillow” is the work of composer Choi Yong Chan, who has written multiple hits including JYJ’s “Found You,” with lyrics written by producer Choi Gap Won, who has worked with artists such as Gummy, IU, and Ha Dong Kyun
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14 preview nextview The celebs took selfie Sunday seriously, sharing photos of themselves all weekend. Read about it all in today’s Twitter Roundup.
Miss A’s Suzy treat fans to a rush of photos on March 30, including the one above with the caption, “I’ll just post some photos.”
She also tweeted the above selfies with the caption, “Squint.”
Lee Hyori update fans with a selfie with Soon Shim on March 30, writing “Good morning~.”
Former Wonder Girls member Sohee popped up on Ha Yeon Soo’s Facebook on March 30, as the actress posted a photo from an agency outing, writing “Again, dinner outing! Everyone in our family is so warmhearted. Like the words itself BH. Be happy.”
Another idol actress, Uee, tweeted an update on March 30, posting the above photo with the message, “The last episode of ‘Golden Rainbow’ airs today! Feels weird~
With just a week to go before the first episode, SBS’ Angel Eyes unveiled new still cuts of Big Bang’s Seungri in uniform.
On March 31, Angel Eyes released new photos of Teddy Seo, Seungri’s character in the drama.
The first shoot took place on March 18 in Paju with the new recruitment ceremony, including Seungri’s character. Seungri easily received the okay sign from director Park Shin Woo for his flawless acting, speaking Konglish (Korean+English) mixed with a Chungchung-do accent.
Seungri plays a gyopo (Korean American) from Texas, who dreamt of being an EMT. Teddy Seo is a passionate and energetic young man, who grew up in the hands of his grandmother in Chungchung-do. He will be acting as Ku Hye Sun’s partner in the drama.
“There was a scene where I had to give CPR as an EMT, so I actually went to learn how to do it
Sending a sweet spring surprise to the fans, Park Shin Hye will release the song Arm Pillow.
At noon (KST) on April 1, Park Shin Hye’s new single, Arm Pillow will be released. Arm Pillow was composed by Choi Yong Chan, who also created JYJ’s Found You, and Choi Gap Won, who worked with Gummy, IU, Ha Dong Gyu, and many others.
The producer in charge of the song said that the song about a woman’s shy expression of love was made even more lovable with Park Shin Hye’s sweet voice.
Photo credit: SALT Entertainment
Kim Woo Bin took over the hearts of those in China.
On March 29, Kim Woo Bin gathered 1,500 fans at his fan meeting held in Shanghai.
Appearing on the stage by singing Lee Juck’s It’s Fortunate, Kim Woo Bin waved in response to the fans’ cheers and carried on the two hour long fan meeting.
The fan meeting also featured a congratulatory video message from CN Blue’s Kang Min Hyuk and Park Shin Hye, who acted along with him on SBS’s The Heirs as well as from Rain.
After sharing about his much loved project The Heirs, Kim Woo Bin interacted with the fans more closely by holding a Q&A session.
Wrapping up the fan meeting by singing Im Jae Bum’s The Flight, Kim Woo Bin said, “Thank you so much for coming and showing your love at my first fan meeting in China