Choi Jin Hyuk has finally decided on his next project.
According to multiple broadcasting affiliates, Choi Jin Hyuk has confirmed to star in MBC’s upcoming drama Fated to Love You.
Choi Jin Hyuk will be taking on a character who has a crush on Jang Nara and quietly holds his hand out whenever she goes through difficulty. As Choi Jin Hyuk has revealed that he will be enlisting in the army later this year, a lot of attention has been on which project will be choosing before he goes to the army.
Fated to Love You is based on a Taiwanese drama of the same name that gained great success in 2008.
It is a romantic comedy drama depicting the story of an ordinary girl who forcefully gets married to the heir to a large company and lead a roller coaster life, as they slowly realize their destined love
Ever since shocking the nation with her lies on a news report pretending to be a volunteer diver at the scene of the ferry sinking, Hong Ga Hye has become the subject of severe backlash, especially as her past lies have also been coming to light.
As mentioned before, Hong Ga Hye had pretended to be Hwayoung"s cousin to spread lies about T-ara and also created false rumors about herself and athletes being in relationships or her becoming impregnated by them.
Since then it has also been revealed that she had also been on TV before, giving an interview as being a resident of Japan during the 2011 Tohoku earthquake. In addition, photos of her posing alongside B1A4 have started to circulate through a post online with the description, "Hong Ga Hye pretended to be a reporter and took photos with B1A4 at their third solo concert "THE CLASS" held at SK Olympic Handball Gymnasium in Bangidong, Seoul last February
With Mother"s Day right around the corner, I thought I"d compile a list of the most evil mothers ever to grace the screens of South Korea. If you"re a guy, just hope that whoever you"re with or end up with doesn"t have a mother like any of the ones on this list!
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Bang Young Ja A Hundred Years" Inheritance
Jealous of every woman her son brings home, this woman terrorizes our heroine, Chae Won
. She hits her, screams at her and insults her. She makes her son believe Chae Won
is cheating on him. As if all that"s not enough, she jails Chae Won"s
father, and has her committed! And that"s just a partial list of this woman"s crimes. Jung Ji Sook Heirs Ji Sook
lives in a difficult situation, to be sure, but two wrongs don"t make a right
Comedian Kim Shin Young took on a more serious topic on the April 22nd broadcast of MBC FM4U"s "Kim Shin Young"s Noon Song of Hope".
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DJ Kim Shin Young received stories about "Messages you couldn"t send,"
and shared one of her own. She said, "My father once said, "Scars you receive from friends and coworkers can be shaken off, but scars you receive from family become pain. Sometimes, I want to lean and rely on family.""
She continued, "It was really shocking for me at the time. After that, I started to express myself more. I hope [my listeners] realize that you can"t think that it"s expected for your mom and dad to be strong."
Kim Shin Young went on to say that she wouldn"t have gotten to where she is without her dad"s support
April and May was expected to be an exciting month in the K-Pop music industry with comebacks expect from boys groups EXO, Block B, Infinite, 2PM, BEAST, VIXX, and Fly to the Sky, and female solo G.NA, solo debuts from T-ara‘s Jiyeon, Hyomin and Secret‘s Hyosung. EXO already had their comeback showcase, Block B was expecting to start their reality TV show along with their new album promotions, G.NA and Jiyeon had released teasers, and Fly to the Sky and Hyosung had their album jacket photo shoots. Everything has come to a halt, however, with the April 16 ferry disaster that has plunged the entire nation in shock and mourning. Entertainment television stopped airing, dramas stopped their premieres, and singers stopped concerts and promotional activities
After School"s UEE shared her growing ambition for acting and variety shows, and she also gave her two cents on her group"s subunit Orange Caramel.
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During a recent interview with TV Daily, UEE shared how she relieves her stress from filming, "Every time I finish a production, I get my hair dyed with a bright color and get my nails done to get out of my work zone."
She also revealed she wants to appear on "1N2D" and "Running Man", "Now that I"m done with my latest production, I want to show my various charms on variety shows during my hiatus... Although I"ve been a fixed member on variety shows, as you may already know, I"ve never been able to do it from start to finish
While we smile at the two main characters happy ending at the conclusion of every other rom-com, there’s always that little place in our hearts where we secretly hope that the girl would get with the second-lead.
Hit by the second-lead syndrome, we want to know which second-lead couple in popular rom-coms you rooting for. Let us know by voting below!
Yoon Ji Hoo (Kim Hyun Joong) – Geum Jan Di (Ku Hye Sun)
We’ll always remember Ji Hoo sunbae as the beautiful creature that knew he could go anywhere if he had a white sail and the wind to carry him.
While he appeared a bit cold at first in Boys Before Flowers, he was always watching over Geum Jan Di whenever she was in trouble (too many times to count) and played her prince on a white stallion when Goo Joon Pyo was being a butthole
The lovely ladies of A Pink, who have solidified their refreshingly cute and girly image with their latest comeback, discussed their thoughts about rising in popularity as well as revealing that when it comes to food, they can"t say "no no no".
SEE ALSO: How is former A Pink member Yookyung doing since her departure?
Eunji started off the discussion, sharing, "We received interest from the public with "No No No" last year, and we thought of continuing that image this time too. We wanted to imprint our image [on the public] with a bit of that vibe from last time. As there are those among us who are still under age, and our average is only 21, I think the public is generously looking upon us fondly."
When it was mentioned that their new stage was refreshing, Namjoo commented, "The feeling on stage is very different now
Actor Lee Min Ho has been accused of not participating in the Beijing Motor Show as planned, and now his agency has come forward with an official statement.
His agency Starhaus announced through their official Weibo, “Lee Min Ho was not invited to the Beijing Motor Show. Please do not misunderstand. As you know, Lee Min Ho is currently filming a movie. After it finishes, we will inform you about his Chinese activities through our Weibo.”
Recent reports by the Chinese media claim that the actor did not appear at the motor show, unlike what was originally planned. They claim that numerous fans came to the show, only to find out that Lee Min Ho was not present, causing the fans to express their frustration and disappointment over the situation. At the booth of a recently released car, a worker revealed, “Lee Min Ho is the spokesperson of this model
“The Fatal Encounter” will be coming to many theaters in North America next month on May 23.
For Hyun Bin, this is his first major movie role after completing his mandatory military service. Also starring in the movie is Jung Jae Young (Welcome to Dongmakgol), Jo Jung Suk (The Face Reader), and Han Ji Min (Rooftop Prince).
Synopsis: In 1777, one year since he had taken reign, King Jeong-jo (Hyun Bin) bears a perilous palace life with his dedicated court servant, Gap-soo (Jung Jae Young), amidst opposition and threats from those around with political ambitions. Meanwhile, Eul-soo (Jo Jung Suk), a member of a secret assassin group, receives orders to kill Jeong-jo.
Gap-soo, who had also been in the same secret assassin ring as Eul-soo, later confesses to Jeong-jo about his dark past and his motive for coming into the palace
In a recent interview with Daily Sports, BoA opened up about her first major acting stint in the Hollywood film “Make Your Move.”
-Because you speak English well, it seems the movie dialogue would’ve been pretty easy for you.
“It was actually really hard. There’s every-day English, and there’s script English. Not only does the pronunciation have to be accurate, the emotion has to be there, too. There was also a lot of pressure because previous Korean actors who did Hollywood movies were very good at English. I thought that at the very least I should have a command of English such that I’m not embarrassed. Before filming, I even had pronunciation lessons.”
-You must’ve felt a lot of pressure because your film debut was through Hollywood
For those of you who have been waiting for news on miss A, allkpop has the inside scoop!
Although the group won"t be making an official comeback anytime soon, an insider from the music industry has revealed exclusively to allkpop that one member will have some surprises for you. As you can see by the pictures disclosed to allkpop, that member is none other than miss A"s feisty and tough Min, who is known to be a dancing star and full of unique charisma.
SEE ALSO: [Exclusive YG Giveaway] Akdong Musician"s Autographed Albums!
The shots are still-cuts from the MV teaser, which will be available at a later time, so check back in to catch the first glimpse of Min"s activities through allkpop.
A report recently went out from the Chinese press that Lee Min Ho was not present at the Beijing motor show by his own choice to the great disappointment of his fans who attended the event expecting to see him.
One booth was reported to have introduced a new car and publicized it with, "Lee Min Ho does advertisement for this model," and then disappointed the fans by saying, "Unfortunately, Lee Min Ho did not come here." Upon seeing just his greeting through a video, the fans became angry and about half of the audience left the booth.
It had been falsely going around online that he would be present at the Beijing motor show, so people came to the misunderstanding that Lee Min Ho had stood up his fans.
SEE ALSO: Lee Min Ho says goodbye to fans in China before leaving for "Gangnam Blues" filming
Eventually, his agency Starhaus Entertainment had to speak up regarding this incident and gave a simple explanation through the official Weibo account, "Lee Min Ho did not receive an invitation to the Beijing motor show this time
The frustrations of a delayed rescue and politics surrounding the SEWOL ferry disaster have been building up with not only the parents of the missing students crying out, but even celebrities.
On April 20, 2PM’s Chansung tweeted, “Incidents can occur. However, the handling of these incidents shows us our society. Through one incident, we can see what kind of environment we’re in, and that [incident] is something that isn’t just somebody else’s but something that could easily happen to us. I think society is ill right now. It’s sad and unfortunate…. After the accident, I’ve been in low spirits. It’s not just because of the accident, but because of all the wicked acts and unconfirmed truths that have been circulating after the accident that have stabbed the hearts of those in pain, making my heart hurt even more. Those kinds of people… I hope they hurt as much as the pain they caused
fan has been revealed to be one of the students rescued from the Sewol
A student at IU"s fancafe created a post titled "Jeju Island lulu lala" on the 15th. It read, "I"m on my way there on a boat on a school trip!!!! I"m so excited kekekeke. Everyone in Yooaena, have you been?!!! I"m on a boat right now, but of course I"m thinking about [IU]...ㅠㅠ ♥♥ I can"t help but keep thinking about her!!!! Now I have to sleep, so good night!!!!". The student also replied to other members by saying, "It takes 13 hours by boat, but we"re having a lot of fun and we"re enjoying fireworks, too, so it doesn"t feel too long."
SEE ALSO: IU reveals she confessed her feelings to a person she had a crush on last year
However, on the 16th, when news of the Sewol sinking hit Korea, all the members started to post replies in worry
A Pink’s “Mr. Chu” comes from outside of the top 10 and moves up 16 spots to become our new No. 1 song this week!
This song swept all the music shows last week and easily won over Lee Sun Hee’s “Meet Him Among Them.” Orange Caramel’s “Catallena” rounds out the all female top three this week.
“Mr. Chu” is the title track of A Pink’s 4th mini album, “Pink Blossom.” It is a cute pop dance song about the thrill of sharing the first kiss with one’s significant other. The various synth effects and the upbeat rhythm highlight the sweet and lovable qualities of A Pink. This is A Pink’s second No. 1 song on our chart as they did it last year with “NoNoNo.” Congratulations to A Pink.
Kim Yewon, actress and member of girl group Jewelry, was cast in the MBC weekend drama, “Hotel King.”
Kim Yewon recently made her small screen debut in MBC’s “Miss Korea,” which concluded earlier this February. She played Oh Ji Young’s (Lee Yeon Hee) colleague and had many opportunities to appear in front of the camera. However, the amount of her appearances drastically decreased midway of the drama and she dropped out before the drama ended.
She was going back and forth from her singer activities when she made her acting debut. Although she had a minor role, she prepared for the part thoroughly through doing character analysis. Nevertheless, she was not able to fully demonstrate her passion for acting.
While the drama was still ongoing, she appeared on MBC’s “Radio Star” and sent a video message asking the production staff of the drama to give her more camera time on the drama and showed a strong will
With her first Hollywood film Make Your Move about to premiere, BoA shared her thoughts on having starred in her first film.
In a recent interview with Newsen, BoA said, “Even though I showed my acting previously through KBS 2TV’s Looking Forward to Romance, my actually first project is Make Your Move. So my first kiss scene was not with Im Si Wan, but was with Derek Hough.”
She continued, “Before I started filming I received some acting lessons. I took them with Derek Hough. So we ended up practicing the kiss scene once, because the teacher asked us to. Practice definitely made a difference. So I wasn’t too nervous during filming. I was more distracted by many things.”
“You’ll see in the movie that Derek Hough and I have a kiss scene on the street
Preparing for his new movie release, Song Seung Hun posed for star style magazine @star1 and talked about marriage and kids.
Through the May issue of @star, Song Seung Hun posed in a casual environment wearing very simple and comfortable clothing, perfect for the spring weather.
Despite being 18 years in the business, Song Seung Hun said he has a lot to challenge himself in, especially with his new movie Obsessed coming out in theaters in May.
“Because it’s something I’ve never shown before, I’m quite nervous and burdened,” said the actor. “I hope that through this project, viewers can see Song Seung Hun in a different light.”
Reaching the age when marriage becomes an avoidable topic, Song Seung Hun said, “I think dating and selecting a spouse are very different issues
"Flower Grandpas Investigation Unit" released teasers of hilarious interactions between Super Junior"s Heechul, Lee Soon Jae, Jang Kwang, and more!
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The teasers show Heechul unknowingly drinking coffee mixed with Jang Kwang"s spit and enjoying it along with Lee Soon Jae"s fetish for 19+ rated videos, bringing further anticipation for the comedic aspects of the show.
Lee Soon Jae, Byun Hee Bong, Jang Kwang, Lee Cho Hee, Park Eun Ji, and Heechul star in "Flower Grandpas Investigation Unit" which is directed by Kim Jin Young and written by Moon Sun Hee. It is a comic drama of young detectives who transform into their 70-year-old selves one day and struggle to find a way to return to their twenties