Superman Is Back Eng Korean
On Friday, October 18, five members of “Running Man” – Ji Suk Jin, Kim Jong Kook, Song Ji Hyo, Gary, and Haha met more than 100 members of the media at the “Watsons Race Start! in Singapore” press conference held at the W Singapore Sentosa Cove hotel. It was the first time for the cast to visit Singapore together. The other two members, Yoo Jae Suk and Lee Kwang Soo, were not able to participate in the Singapore leg of their Asia Tour due to other work commitments.
We hope you missed the powerful music of NORAZO because the duo has returned with their new song “Wild Horse.”
NORAZO are making a comeback after one year and six months! Known for their colorful, vibrant, and unique performances, the duo rock group has come back with a new song that will have fans dancing and feeling a new sense of freedom.
The group’s new song, “Wild Horse,” embodies the concept of freedom and returning to one’s roots. As CJ E&M MUSIC expressed on their Youtube channel, NORAZO “had left on a music adventure to discover their music color.”
2014 may have begun more than a week ago now, but people are undoubtedly still writing 2013 on applications, papers, and such, aren”t they? The transition is never as easy, plus it is always nice to look back at the past year and sum it up so you can move onto the next with a fully refreshed mindset.
This is why allkpop writers alim17 and jennywill collaborated to put together some of the biggest trends of 2013. Check them out below!
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Back in Singapore after 4 months, Lee Hongki was there this time alone for a solo fan meeting “Lee Hongki”s Proposal”. The immense popularity he gained from his recent drama “Bride of the Century” has prompted for this special fan meeting tour. Singapore was his 3rd stop, after Taiwan and Hong Kong.
The multi-talented Korean singer-actor packed everything- his humour, energy and stamina, all ready to spend a memorable evening with his fans last Saturday, July 19 at Resorts World Theatre, Resorts World Sentosa. The venue was filled with mostly female fans, hoping to be Hongki”s “destined one” for that evening.
Worried you might have missed out any important news in the week of Korean entertainment? Get comfortable and ready to scroll as we go through the best news and articles of this week in music, drama, variety and fashion.
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Admit it. You just can”t get enough of “Choovely”!
Choo Sarang updated fans with a photo of her enjoying the view while she smiles for the camera in her adorable oversized glasses.
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The photo was uploaded on Choo Sarang”s official Facebook with the post, “Choo Sajang [play on words meaning “Choo boss” in Korean] po~se!” It made fans want to pinch her cheeks as she posed like the cutest boss ever. All we know for sure is that she definitely has the charisma of a boss with her hard-to-get manner, making the boys on the show fall for her more.
The adorable Choo Sarang will show more of her “Choovely” charms while singing in Korean at the karaoke room on an upcoming episode of “Superman is Back”!
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While filming for the episode, actor Jang Hyun Sung and his sons Jun Woo and Jun Suh visited Choo Sung Hoon and Choo Sarang in Japan. They enjoyed a get together at a restaurant where Jang Hyun Sung noticed a karaoke machine and started a karaoke party.
“You Who Came From the Stars” is the new fan favorite among Korean TV shows!
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According to a Korea Gallup monthly poll titled, “TV programs that Koreans love,” which surveyed 1218 people of ages 19 and above, SBS” “You Who Came From the Stars” took the crown at #1 with 11.5% of the votes.
The “Choovely” mother and model Yano Shiho fed fans” curiosity about how her love story with Choo Sung Hoon began and how she wants to raise her daughter Choo Sarang during her interview with “InStyle“!
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Yano Shiho revealed her thoughts on appearing on “Superman is Back” as a family, “I agreed to star in “Superman is Back” because of my faith in my husband Choo Sung Hoon. I am most joyful that we can create many memories together as a family.”
Anyone else thinking of a romantic Korean drama at the picture above? True to her name, Choo Sung Hoon”s daughter Sarang (Korean for “love”) is getting a lot of love from her boyfriend, Yuto!
At the recent filming for KBS 2TV“s “Superman Is Back,” Choo Sung Hoon took his daughter to kindergarten where she met up with Yuto as he ran over to greet her.
SEE ALSO: Yano Shiho reveals she fell for Choo Sung Hoon first and her dream for Choo Sarang with “InStyle”
Although Lee Hwi Jae is normally known for his callous jokes and ironic demeanor, he proved that he could also be the nicest guy ever as he prepared a traditional Korean birthday breakfast for his wife!
He woke up especially early on the latest episode of “Superman is Back” for the occasion. Getting everything ready in time for his wife to walk in the door, she was pleasantly surprised, to say the least! “Dad is really cool, isn”t he?” she said to their daughter.
Getting all the love from the girls, Choo Sarang sent a lovely video message to the Girls’ Generation (SNSD) members.
The March 30 broadcast of KBS2’s Superman is Back is going to feature the rare occasion of Choo Sarang showing off her aegyo.
During the episode, SNSD’s Yoona, Taeyeon, Tiffany, Sooyoung and Sunny all visited Choo Sung Hoon’s house in Japan to meet with Choo Sarang.
The SNSD members are well known to be auntie fans of ‘Choo-vely’ with Sunny recently writing ‘Sarang, even your name is love. Wanna come over to aunties’ place? I’ll buy chicken for you’ on her SNS account. Sooyoung also posted a picture of herself with Choo Sarang on her Instagram, writing ‘Sarang is really cute. Look here, Sarang.’
The cast of “Superman is Back” went on a joint-family vacation to Jeju Island as shown in preview cuts!
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On the upcoming broadcast, Lee Hwi Jae got the “superman” families together for his twins” first birthday in Jeju Island. Upon Tablo“s advice to feed babies milk or water to prevent their ears from ringing from the flight, Lee Hwi Jae passed over Suh Joon to Jang Hyun Sung“s care and fed Suh Un milk immediately upon entering the plane. But as soon as Suh Joon started to cry, Lee Hwi Jae switched children and began to feed Suh Joon instead. Seeing how scatterbrained his father was, Suh Un took his own bottle and drank from it by himself, bringing a smile to Lee Hwi Jae”s face.
Now we know that Choo Sarang takes after her mother Yano Shiho with her “eating broadcast” on “Superman is Back”!
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In the preview for the upcoming episode, Yano Shiho flew to reunite with Choo Sung Hoon and Choo Sarang in Jeju Island for a family trip and took big bites of delicious Korean food, saying, “It”s delicious!” Her adorable “eating broadcast” received alot of attention as it reminded fans of her daughter”s equally adorable “eating broadcast”.
After a long season of talented singers being cut off each week, SBS’ K-Pop Star finally selected its third winner.
The final battle was between Korean Americans Bernard Park and Sam Kim with Bernard Park taking the honorable title of being the third K-Pop Star after Park Ji Min and Akdong Musician.
Due to a new rule in the third season, Bernard Park had the choice to pick which of the three agencies he wanted to be signed with. The judges made their appeals, and Bernard Park ended up choosing JYP Entertainment
Song Seung Hun revealed that he also fell for Choo Sarang”s “choovely” charms and wants a daughter just like her!
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Song Seung Hun took part in an interview for “@star1“s May issue and shared his love for “Superman is Back“s very own Choo Sarang, “Not just me but doesn”t all of the uncle [fans] in Korea love Choo Sarang? I hope to have a daughter like her and the biggest goal in my life is to start a loving family.”
The Chinese edition of KBS 2TV“s “Superman is Back” titled, “Dad is Back“, cleared up plagiarism rumors to their viewers explaining that it is a collaboration with the production crew of the original Korean variety show.
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Those in China as well as Korea wondered whether the new show had copied the original Korean version as the premise seemed quite familiar, and so, the production crew of “Dad is Back” released a statement to clear up the situation.
Fans who missed watching Choo Sarang on TV showed their aunt and uncle smiles at her adorable preview cuts from “Superman is Back”!
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On the upcoming episode, Choo Sarang received a visit from her grandpa to celebrate his birthday. Choo Sarang couldn”t have been happier to see her grandpa and followed him around with her aegyo. She also went to the park and had fun with the water fountain, bringing out her “choovely” expressions.
Actor Kim Jung Tae recently dressed up his son Jihoo (nicknamed “Yakkung“) in a red hanbok skirt for, yes, women. Regardless, Yakkung does not seem to mind and looks completely adorable if anything!
The pictures were uploaded onto Kim Jung Tae”s Twitter on May 13 with, “How elegant.” Elegant and cute! Yakkung even holds strands of his hair up like antennas in one photo.
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Serious question: Can Choo Sarang get any cuter?
SEE ALSO: Choo Sarang plays with water in preview cuts for “Superman is Back”
On the upcoming episode of “Superman is Back”, “choovely” supporters will get to see more of Choo Sarang”s aegyo to her equally adorable grandpa. The famous toddler, who has been learning the Korean words for animals, acted out an elephant and giraffe.
After their trip to the zoo, Sarang was asked what she found most exciting, and she answered, “Elephant,” making an adorable pose. Her grandpa then asked, “Then what does a giraffe look like?”