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f(x) Amber poses for Nylon Korea in September edition

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For Nylon Korea’s September edition, the magazine has chosen their latest model as f(x)’s Amber!

Though f(x) had done many photo shoots before, it was rare to see Amber doing a photo shoot on her own. However, Nylon Korea finally succeeded in having Amber as their next model, showcasing her distinct charms for all fans to love.

Her attire reflects the fall season, with unique sweaters, long pants, and jackets. Her hair is more of violet-brown shade, and looks slightly tussled for a natural look. Colors are generally neutral and few, making most of blend in, while certain opposites pop out to the eye. Meanwhile, the background settings are simple and mostly white, leading all the focus up to Amber herself.

Look at the next two photos from her photo shoot below, and make sure to get your hands on their latest September edition next month! Also, watch Amber’s “Ice Bucket Challenge” video here, which she has made in response to Eric Nam’s nomination!

Source: Amber’s Official Facebook

INFINITE are cool and chic for "Vogue Girl" making film

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Inspirits, it"s time to thank "Vogue Girl" as they unveil some handsome preview photos and a video of the INFINITE members from their latest photoshoot! The boys are laid back in more ways than one in this shoot, casually lounging around and looking like they have no care in the world.


 


You can catch the full pictorial in the September issue of "Vogue Girl", but in the meantime, you can check out some of the preview photos and B-cuts released by the magazine below as well as a behind-the-scenes video above!





YoonA bares her abs and captures a post-modern look for "W Korea"

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YoonA showed off a different side in her latest pictorial with "W Korea" released on August 20 KST, shedding the sweet girl image and bright, melting smile for a chic look of nonchalance. As the theme seems to be post modern, the shots are all black-and-white for a moody effect as she looks very mature and tomboyish.


 


In one notable picture, she bares her rather impressive abs that look so good even she can"t take her eyes away. Which is your favorite picture?










Film Review: 'The Admiral: Roaring Currents' Is The Best Korean Film To Hit The U.S. In 2014

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(Photo : CJ Entertainment)
"The Admiral: Roaring Currents" is a gripping Joseon Dynasty film which is best viewed in theaters. “The Admiral: Roaring Currents” opened in select theaters on August 15, to widespread praise from critics and audiences. The epic Joseon Dynasty film departs from the usual storyline of domestic conflicts over the crown, to present the mythical historic tale of Admiral Yi and his incredible triumph over a Japanese naval fleet at The Battle of Myeong Nyang.

The Battle of Myeong Nyang was a surreal naval conflict which took place in 1597, during the Japanese invasion of Korea. Admiral Yi Sun Shin conquered a fleet of 330 Japanese warships with a meager 12 Korean battleships, in the treacherous waters of the Myeong Nyang sea.

Admiral Yi was a legendary leader of the Korean naval whose battle technique was reliant on reinforced turtle ships

B1A4 spend 24 hours with "W Korea" in Tokyo, Japan

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24 hours wasn"t enough for B1A4 who took fans behind the scenes of their busy schedule in Tokyo, Japan for "W Korea"s September issue!



After wrapping up "M! Countdown"s "2 Nights in LA" special, B1A4 was whisked off to Tokyo, Japan where they spent 24 hours with "W Korea". B1A4 showed what they"re like backstage and in their hotel as they got ready for their "2014 BANA JAPAN FAN MEETING" in Zepp DiverCity, Tokyo on August 11 and Zepp Namba, Osaka on August 18.


The boys will also be kicking off their 1st world tour "2014 B1A4 Road Trip – READY?" in Taipei, Taiwan on the 23rd!


Check out the pictorial and B-cuts below!

































Korean dramas starting today 2014/08/18 in Korea

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Korean dramas starting today 2014/08/18 in Korea: "Discovery of Romance" and "My Secret Hotel"

"Discovery of Romance" (2014)Directed by Kim Seong-yoon, Lee Eung-bokWritten by Jeong Hyeon-jeongNetwork : KBSWith Jeong Yu-mi, Eric Moon, Seong Joon, Yoon Jin-i, Yoon Hyeon-min, Kim Seul-gi-I,...16 episodes - Mon, Tue 22:00Also known as "Discovery of Love" and formerly known as "Finding True Love" on HanCinemaSynopsisHan Yeo-reum (Jeong Yu-mi)"s life seems perfect. She is a designer who owns her own successful workshop, she lives with her two best childhood friends, and she has a sweet, successful boyfriend of 3 years, Nam Ha-jin (Seong Joon), who might pop the big question any day. Her life seems to be heading in the right direction, until she suddenly comes face to face with her selfish and snobby, but somehow charming, designer ex-boyfriend of 5 years, Kang Tae-ha (Eric Moon)

Son Ye Jin Declines Drama For Film Role

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Son Ye Jin considered taking a leading role in the upcoming historical drama "The King"s Face," starring Seo In Guk and Lee Jung Jae. If she had taken the role of Kim Ha Gee, she would have played a woman who was loved by both a prince and a king.

And while that might have been tempting she chose instead to sign on for a thriller directed by Lee Kyung Mi.

According to CJ Entertainment, the actress will appear in a film tentatively titled "House Full of Happiness."

 "Son Ye Jin has been confirmed to star in director Lee Kyung Mi"s new project, "House Full of Happiness," which is due to start filming in September," said a representative of CJ Entertainment, which will distribute the film.

The film is a thriller about an ambitious politician who dreams of becoming a member of Congress

Kim Woo Bin and Lee Hyun Woo’s Upcoming Film “The Technicians” Completes Filming

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Kim Woo Bin and Lee Hyun Woo‘s upcoming heist action film “The Technicians” officially wrapped up its filming on August 12 and has gone into post-production.

After 79 shoots spread over five months, the filming for “The Technicians” wrapped up at a set in Seoul. At the last shoot, lead actor Kim Woo Bin showing some impressive action skills, jumping off a high-building on wires.

“The Technicians” is a heist action film where a very talented group of technicians attempt to steal a large sum of gang money.

Kim Woo Bin will play the multi-talented robber Jihyuk, while Lee Hyun Woo will portray a young, highly-skilled hacker named Jongbae. Go Chang Suk will portray an accomplice and provide comic relief to the film

Lee Je Hoon and Shim Eun Kyung Win Awards at Jecheon International Music and Film Festival

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Rising young actors Lee Je Hoon and Shim Eung Kyung took home awards at the 10th Jecheon International Music and Film Festival.

The two actors won the “Music Film Actor” award, as voted by the audience. Lee Je Hoon won the award for his role in the movie “My Paparotti,” while Shim Eun Kyung received the award for her work in the film “Miss Granny.” They received the physical award at the opening ceremony of the festival held on August 14.

Both actors currently have big projects lined up, as Lee Je Hoon is in the process of shooting his upcoming historical drama “Secret Door,” while Shim Eun Kyung has been cast as the female lead of the Korean remake of the popular Japanese drama “Nodame Cantabile

Korean drama starting today 2014/08/16 in Korea

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Korean drama starting today 2014/08/16 in Korea "This Is Family" (2014)Directed by Jeon Chang-geunWritten by Kang Eun-kyeongNetwork : KBSWith Yoo Dong-geun, Kim Hyeon-joo, Kim Sang-kyeong, Kim Yong-geon, Nah Yeong-hee, Yoon Park,...Sat, Sun 7:55SynopsisA drama about modern families living this generation.

User-generated content, essay competitions to improve understanding of Korea

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An open competition to improve international understanding of Korea is underway. The 2014 Understanding Korea Essay & UCC Contest is being organized by the Center for International Affairs (CEFIA) at the Academy of Korean Studies (AKS) and will be held throughout August and September this year. In the essay category, participants will need to present their thoughts on the image of Korea in a foreign textbook or in any material made by and for non-Koreans. They will have to suggest ways to improve the image portrayed therein. In the second part of the essay category, competitors need to review the use of Korea-related material and present an original ideas on how to improve or develop these materials. The length should be around three pages. In the user-generated or user-created content (UCC) category, participants need to produce a video that can properly teach Korean history and show aspects of its culture

2NE1′s Park Bom Makes First Performance in Korea After Drug Controversy

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After laying low in her appearances in the Korean entertainment scene following her drug controversy that erupted on June, 2NE1 member Park Bom is slowly making her comeback.

On August 15, the oldest 2NE1 member with the 4D personality joined her group mates and performed at the YG Family Concert in the AIA Real Life Now Festival.

2NE1 performed their hit songs “Fire” and “Crush” wherein Park Bom was seen belting out her powerful voice and performing with the usual energy that she has always had. She performed in front of 10,000 fans who loudly clapped and cheered for them and other YG Family artists.

After the two songs, the girls had a chance to talk to the crowd. 2NE1 leader CL grabbed the mic and said, “We enjoy that we’re back and performing here in Seoul

Film critic Heo Jiwoong thinks HyunA should practice singing more

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On the August 14 broadcast of “War of Words” on the JTBC channel, film critic Heo Jiwoong critiqued HyunA’s singing skills.

Heo Jiwoong stated, “I hope that she would practice her singing more. For this concept, compared to what others have shown, her singing is weak.”

In contrast, comedian Lee Yoonsuk praised HyunA’s voice and the fact that she sung the chorus for “Red” by herself.

HyunA is currently promoting her title track “Red,” which has garnered a lot of interest and has received more than 7 million views on Youtube. She also recently released the choreography video to her track "Blacklist" featuring EXID’s LE.

What are your thoughts on their comments on HyunA’s singing?

Source: X Sports News

Song Hye Kyo and Kang Dong Won are a chic visual couple in B-cuts for "Vogue Korea"

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It"s a shame that Song Hye Kyo and Kang Dong Won denied dating rumors because they make a good looking couple as evidenced by their B-cuts (photos not chosen for print) from their "Vogue Korea" pictorial!



Song Hye Kyo took on an Audrey Hepburn-esque look, drawing all eyes with her stand-alone charisma and beauty, while Kang Dong Won looked superbly handsome in his suit. They also donned matching sunglasses to perfect the couple concept with the black-and-white pictorial giving off a vintage vibe.


Their A-cuts and interview will be revealed a bit later on through "Vogue Korea"s September issue! Their upcoming movie "My Brilliant Life" ("My Palpitating Life") is also set to premiere on September 3

WINNER and Kim So Hyun are full of energy in their "Elite" uniforms in photo shoot making-of film

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It"s back-to-school season for many of you, and WINNER and actress Kim So Hyun inspired fans to look their best for school in their "Elite" uniforms!



WINNER and Kim So Hyun transformed from celebrities into students in their clean-cut and spiffy uniforms from the "V Line", "Skinny", and "Act Free" lines of the brand"s 2014 fall collection. They made fans smile with their youthful and vibrant energy, which shined through their aegyo and active poses.


Also stay tuned for WINNER"s debut stage on SBS" "Inkigayo" this Sunday!


Check out the making-of film above!