The upcoming KBS drama “The Joseon Shooter” has finalized the actors for its four lead roles.
According to a broadcast official on April 23, the four actors will be Lee Jun Ki, Nam Sang Mi, Han Ju Wan, and Jeon Hye Bin, to be involved in a four-way love line.
“The Joseon Shooter” tells the story of Park Yoon Kang (Lee Jun Ki), who puts down his sword and learns to shoot in order to take revenge for his father and little sister, becoming a hero of the generation. Nam Sang Mi will play Jung Soo In, who, while sheltered as a child, is strong-willed and courageous in her fight for a better world.
The role of Kim Hyo Kyung, will be taken on by Han Ju Wan, returning to the screen as the bastard son of the prime minister with dreams of a revolution, and the role of the charismatic Choi Hye Won, who comes to learn of true love that can’t be bought with money, will be represented by Jeon Hye Bin
Actor Lee Bum Soo has signed with C-JeS Entertainment!
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The growing agency stated on the 20th, "We have signed with actor Lee Bum Soo, who delivers top-notch acting in dramas and films. We will show our endless support for him to expand his acting career."
Lee Bum Soo has had an exciting year so far as he recently wrapped up his KBS 2TV drama "Prime Minister and I" and became a father of two with the birth of his son, and will be starring in the new MBC drama "Triangle" possibly alongside labelmate Jaejoong.
The actor joins JYJ, Song Ji Hyo, Gummy, Kang Hye Jung, Lee Jung Jae and more as a new member of the C-JeS Entertainment family
On MBC"s "Radio Star," Girls" Generation revealed why YoonA did not join them on the show and Yuri revealed that she got along with certain members for very certain things
The MCs said, "When we asked YoonA why she wasn"t coming out (on the show), she just said sorry and left." Hesitating, Sunny said, "It"s because she was scared you may tear her apart," meaning they might question YoonA too much about her relationship with Lee Seung Gi.
Kim Gu Ra said, "I wanted to comfort her on "Prime Minister and I" not doing well and wished she had come out with [co-star] Lee Bum Soo."
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Also on the show, Yuri was asked which member she best got along with and she said, "I can"t pick just one
Girls’ Generation member YoonA, Sooyoung, and Hyoyeon were guests for the March 11 broadcast of radio show “Park Kyung Lim’s 2 o’clock Date.” Since the group’s comeback with mini album “Mr.Mr.” members YoonA and Sooyoung have been asked about their romantic relationship with Lee Seung Gi and Jung Kyung Ho, respectively, every chance available.
This radio show was no different with host Park Kyung Lim indirectly asking YoonA about her relationship with Lee Seung Gi by prompting the singer to describe her dating style. YoonA replied with a light smile that a relationship needs an appropriate amount of constraints imposed on both partners by each other.
Also on the show, YoonA talked about her dual roles as an idol singer and actor
Girls" Generation"s Hyoyeon, YoonA, and Sooyoung were guests on the March 11th broadcast of "Park Kyung Lim"s 2 O"Clock Date", where they discussed their future plans, health, and music video delay.
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One of the actresses of the group, YoonA, discussed her future acting plans. She said, "I debuted as an actress one month before [I debuted with Girls" Generation], I got a lot of opportunities because of Girls" Generation. I think it"s given me the experience I have now."
She also talked about her health, "I"m worried about my health lately. I"ve lost more weight after the finale of the drama "Prime Minister and I". I became really sensitive and stressed about it, and my body got worse after album preparations
Actor Yoon Si Yoon recently revealed that he had applied to be in the Marine Corps and is currently waiting for the results.
His agency Taxi Entertainment said, "Yoon Si Yoon applied to be in the Marine Corps back in January while he was filming KBS drama "Prime Minister and I." Currently, he is waiting for the results.
For a while, Yoon Si Yoon had been showing a strong will in relation to the fulfillment of military service as a robust young man of South Korea. He plans on being active until he enters thearmy, but hopes to enlist quietly if possible in order to avoid harming the other soldiers."
SEE ALSO: Yoon Si Yoon to enlist soon but denies report that he will enlist next month
The agency said they would release the enlistment date through official means once it comes out
Previously, it was reported that actor Yoon Shi Yoon would be enlisting in the marines next month, but that report was confirmed to be false.
On February 4, the actor’s agency expressed, “After Yoon Shi Yoon finished filming for KBS’ ‘Prime Minister and I,’ he applied for the marines, but we are waiting for the results. The reports that he will be enlisting in the marines next month is false. The actor has a big desire to serve his country as a healthy young man. Unlike the norm, he will be enlisting at an older age, and he will be enlisting quietly as he does not want to affect the other soldiers. Before he officially enlists, Yoon Shi Yoon will show his best self during his remaining activities. We will officially announce his enlistment date when we find out the results.”
Yoon Shi Yoon debuted back in 2009 through the MBC sitcom, “High Kick through the Roof,” and has been active in other dramas such as “Baker King, Km Tak Goo,” “Flower Boy Next Door,” and “Prime Minister and I
TH: Nyang...Nyangyi-Ah TT: We have to battle against ET ET (not sure?): Ta-Hwan TH: What are our chances of winning? SN: It's not far from the battle. Paeha you need to increase your majesty as an Emperor WY: I'm also a failure. Because of my inabilities, I've become a disposed King. TH: Tell him if we succeed, I will let him return to his throne. WY: It's been hard for everyone DK/TapJaeHae: Father wake up, father! TH: DS, and MaHa, I will kill you all, Prime Minister! Text preview for ep 35 A wooden board is found with SN's name written on it
With rumors floating around that he’s enlisting in April, Yoon Shi Yoon cleared the air about his upcoming military duties.
On March 4, Yoon Shi Yoon’s agency stated in a press release that the reports saying the actor will be enlisting in April are false.
“After the conclusion of KBS’ Prime Minister and I, Yoon Shi Yoon applied for the Marine Corps and is currently awaiting the results. We’ll officially announce the enlistment date when it comes.”
“As a healthy young man of South Korea, Yoon Shi Yoon has shown strong will to serve in the military. As he is a bit older than the normal soldier and it is a national duty that should be carried out, he’s hoping for a quiet enlistment to not cause inconvenience to the other soldiers.”
According to the agency, Yoon Shi Yoon will be carrying out his activities until his enlistment date comes
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TH: I'll wait for you. Wait till the day you will you come to embrace me. Leaving you by my side, I want you. SN: You can only think of how to take your powers back. TH: It's you who turned me into this
Yoon Si Yoon had nothing but good things to say about his "Prime Minister and I" co-star Girls" Generation"s YoonA.
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During a recent interview with Sports Seoul, Yoon Si Yoon shared what it was like to act with YoonA, "YoonA is very down-to-earth, good person. She is a good actress with her heart in the right place. She is an actress who carries out stable emotional acting prettily and well. Although it"s not impactful, her stable and sincere acting is her strong point. In the not-too-distant future, I think she will be able to act in a film like "Classic", which is calm but shares a message, and she can turn a relatively emotional production into a good scene. Although she is part of the girl group Girls" Generation, she has an analog-like charm as an actress
On the afternoon of February 21, actor Lee Bum Soo became a happy father to his second child. At 3:32PM, the actor’s wife, Lee Yoon Jin, gave birth to a healthy baby boy weighing in at 3.32 kg (7.32 lbs).
In May of 2010, Lee Bum Soo married his wife Lee Yoon Jin, an English teacher, and the next year, in March 2011, they had their daughter So Eul. And then just last year, the couple was captured at a cafe looking at ultrasounds of their baby, unintentionally revealing the second pregnancy.
Lee Bum Soo just recently wrapped up with his latest drama “Prime Minister and I” earlier this month, where he worked with Girls’ Generation’s Yoona. He is currently filming the new film “God’s Trick,” and will also be acting in the new MBC drama “Triangle,” which will start sometime in April
Actor Yoon Shi Yoon earned the nickname of “bookworm” for always having a book in his hands, even on the drama set and was recently picked as the most clean-cut celebrity by industry insiders. In an interview with Sports Seoul, Yoon Shi Yoon talked about filming the drama, “Prime Minister And I” and his co-star, Girl’s Generation member YoonA. In the drama,Yoon Shi Yoon plays the role of Kang In Ho, the Prime Minister’s assistant, who develops feelings for YoonA’s character, Nam Da Jung.
Yoon Shi Yoon went on to give YoonA glowing praise for her professionalism and sweet personality. “YoonA is such a down-to-earth person with a good heart. She’s pure; she’s a great actress. She has a way of expressing gentle emotions in a sweet way
Yoon Kye Sang and Han Ji Hye‘s drama, “Beyond the Clouds,” received rather low ratings for its premiere.
KBS 2TV drama “Beyond the Clouds” aired its first episode on January 17 and received a viewership rating of 3.7%. This was a 2.4% drop from the 6.1% ratings its predecessor, “Prime Minister and I,” received. Knowing that the drama will air in a very competitive time slot, “Beyond the Clouds” had tried to be strategic in its opening by airing its first two episodes together. However, the second episode received and improved, but still low, rating of 5.1%.
With Yoon Kye Sang and Han Ji Hye leading the cast and a solid story line, “Beyond the Clouds” doesn’t lack in star power or storytelling, but its starting at a time when its competitors have already developed a strong and loyal following
Actor Yoo Yeon Seok recently traveled to Ethiopia to perform volunteer work with World Vision International!
On February 15, the actor tweeted a special message along with following photo, “I am here in Africa on the most special Valentine’s Day date in my entire life. I met a child named Chekkeh from a small school in Ethiopia, who dreams of becoming a prime minister someday. She smiles brightly with the flower. I’m so happy to have met you, Chekkeh.”
On February 11, Yoo Yeon Seok and World Vision International left for Africa to carry out volunteer work that they had organized and planned to do for some time now. Yoo Yeon Seok specifically assisted with improvement of classrooms on this particular trip, and spent some time with the children there. According to his agency, Yoo Yeon Seok is planning to share more photos with fans from his trip to Africa
Yoo Yun Suk embraced the spirit of love this Valentine"s Day through his volunteer work in Africa!
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Yoo Yun Suk tweeted, "I am spending the most special Valentine"s Day of my life in Africa. Chekke who I met at a small school in Ethiopia and has a very pretty and big dream to be a prime minister. She smiles brightly upon seeing the flower. I"m so glad to have met you Chekke❤️. "
The actor returned the love he received from "Reply 1994" by teaming up with World Vision to bring smiles to those in Ethiopa this Valentine"s Day.
We hope your Valentine"s Day was just as meaningful as Yoo Yun Suk"s!
Jun Ji Hyun gazes at the night sky, captured with the perfect camera angle against the blue-black starry canvas. In this serious atmosphere, what decidedly takes the spotlight is the trench coat that Jun Ji Hyun is wearing. Immediately following that episode of “Man From the Stars,” the various internet sites blew up with searches of “Jun Ji Hyun trench coat,” “Jun Ji Hyun fashion,” “Chun Song Yi style,” etc. This is a perfect example of sponsorship, star marketing, and product placement (PPL) in dramas.
Fashion brands directly see a positive effect from drama contents. The halo effect (a bias shown towards certain items because of a positive impression of something related) that stars have on the outfits and accessories they wear and beauty items they use in dramas, goes far above and beyond what one might imagine
Yoon Shi Yoon revealed his plans to enlist in the army.
In a recent interview with Newsen, Yoon Shi Yoon revealed his plans to pour everything out before he enlists in the army, which he compared to taking a trip.
In the drama press conference for Prime Minister and I, which took place last December 23, the actor said, “I think I will be going to the army next year. Before I go to the army, I want to act passionately, showing whatever I’m capable of in acting.”
Planning to enlist in the army this year, the actor said again, “I want to pour out as much as I can.”
“I haven’t been able to show much, but I want to show as much as I can before taking the trip,” said Yoon Shi Yoon, who compared the army to taking a trip, since it’s an opportunity to see many things
YoonA looks stunning in teasers from her newest spring time pictorial for CeCi fashion magazine.
The star has proved once again that she is one of Asia’s top stars with news that she will be featured on the cover of the March issue of fashion magazine CeCi. You can see her pictorial in the Chinese, South Korean and Thai editions of CeCi magazine.
In the photos YoonA wears a pastel pink coat to match the lovely colors of spring.
Here she wears a loose fitting gray shirt dress with intricate blue embroidery.
YoonA’s recent drama “Prime Minister and I” had its final episode on February 4. She is currently getting ready for the release of Girl’s Generation comeback single “Mr
New Monday & Tuesday KBS drama “Beyond the Clouds” will broadcast its first and second episodes on February 17. “Beyond the Clouds” will be competing for ratings against SBS drama “Kind Words” and MBC historical drama “Empress Ki.”
“Beyond the Clouds” follows the drama “Prime Minister and I,” which had fallen to last place in the rating against the currently airing SBS and MBC drama. “Beyond the Clouds” hopes to change the ranking of the ratings with its production quality and story.
KBS commented “Last week, there was hot response to the teaser for ‘Beyond the Clouds.’ We are able to check viewer anticipation for the drama.”
Yoon Kye Sang, Han Ji Hye, Jo Jin Woong, and Kim Yoo Ri will star in this drama. “Beyond the Clouds” is a melodrama that starts in Thailand where a man, Jung Se Ro (Yoon Kye Sang), loses his father and life due to a diamond robbery