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miss A’s Jia Considering Offer to Star Alongside Song Seung Hun and Liu Yifei in Korean-Chinese Film “Third Love”

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miss A member Jia has received an offer to act in a Korean-Chinese joint production titled “Third Love,” and is in the middle of looking it over.

On July 30, a representative of miss A’s agency, JYP Entertainment, told MyDaily, “After receiving a casting offer for ‘Third Love,’ Jia is currently considering it positively.”

“Third Love” is a Korea and China co-produced film that will be led by director Lee Jae Han. As of now, actor Song Seung Hun and Chinese actress Liu Yifei have confirmed their casting for this new movie.

If confirmed, this will be Jia’s first time hitting the big screen, following her television debut in China, through the drama “One and a Half Summer,” which also starred 2PM’s Nichkhun

Nichkhun reveals he"s preparing for 2PM"s comeback + BTS cuts and clip for "YONEX KOREA"

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Nichkhun assured HOTTEST that 2PM are preparing to make their comeback, which is hopefully soon! "YONEX KOREA" also eased the wait for fans with BTS cuts and clip of Nichkhun"s photo shoot for the badminton brand.



Nichkhun thanked HOTTEST for their love and support during his interview with the brand, sharing, "We will prepare hard to release a new album in Korea within this year. Thank you for always supporting us."


The idol also showed his love for badminton while shooting his 2014 F/W catalogue for "YONEX KOREA", so treat yourself to his handsome visuals while you wait for 2PM"s comeback, which Wooyoung hinted that it might be September during the "One Mic" press conference event!

























[Video] Trailer released for the Korean movie "My Ordinary Love Story"

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Trailer released for the upcoming Korean movie "My Ordinary Love Story"

"My Ordinary Love Story" (2013)Directed by Lee KwonWith Kang Ye-won, Song Sae-byeok, Park Grina, Woo Hye-jin,...Formerly known as "My Seventh Man" (내 일곱 번째 남자, nae il-gob bun-jjae nam-ja)Synopsisabout a woman who struggles to make her seventh relationship work after six failed ones.Release date in Korea : 2014/08/21

Hwayoung Joins Lee Seung Gi and Moon Chae Won in Film “Today’s Love”

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Hwayoung, former member of girl group T-ara, will finally have her debut as an actor.

Hwayoung has been recently cast in the movie “Today’s Love.” News of Hwayoung coming back as an actress comes exactly two years after she left T-ara in July of 2012.

The movie “Today’s Love” will realistically illustrate relationships between men and women, and Hwayoung will portray an elegant woman who fits the style of the movie. According to an insider, the shooting began on July 29, and Hwayoung will play an important character who contributes a lot to the plot of the film.

Hwayoung has previously appeared in a music video for ballad singer Zia in January earlier this year.

“Today’s Love” will be a melodrama, directed by director Park Jin Pyo, who directed movies like “His Voice” and “You Are My Destiny

‘Fashion King Korea 2’ Shin Dong Yup poses with Clara and Sunmi

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The SBS fashion survival reality program "Fashion King Korea 2" confirmed its first airing date to be August 16, 2014. SBS announced this on Wednesday and shared a picture from the SBS fashion survival reality program "Fashion King Korea 2" studio in Pa Joo, Kyung Ki Do. In the picture, the host Shin Dong Yup posed with members of the SBS fashion survival reality program "Fashion King Korea 2," singer Sunmi, actress Clara and comedienne Hong Jin Kyung. The SBS fashion survival reality program "Fashion King Korea 2" is a program where the fashionista celebrities team up with designers and make their own clothes for a contest. The first episode of SBS fashion survival reality program "Fashion King Korea 2" will air on August 16, 2014.

 

 

[To:ur Imagination] Experience Korea’s Dynamic Culture with “America’s Got Talent” Winner Kenichi Ebina

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We’ve previously announced that KTO (Korea Tourism Organization) is hosting two fun events for foreign fans: Event 1 (win a free trip to Korea or other prizes), Event 2 (simply share a video link to win an iPad mini or other prizes). Both events take minimal effort to participate, which you can see from our tutorial articles. Just click on the respective events for the easy 5 step process!

For this series, we will be covering the different attractions of Korea that’s a must for tourists as well as the latest hotspots enjoyed by the locals. Four foreign celebrities participated in the first event and wrote down what they’d like to do if given the chance to visit Korea for 3-4 days.

Our next featured celebrity is performer Kenichi Ebina who won the eighth season of “America’s Got Talent” in 2013

[Photos] Added new poster for the upcoming Korean movie "My Ordinary Love Story"

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Added new poster for the upcoming Korean movie "My Ordinary Love Story" (2013)

Directed by Lee Kwon

With Kang Ye-won, Song Sae-byeok, Park Grina, Woo Hye-jin,...

Formerly known as "My Seventh Man" (내 일곱 번째 남자, nae il-gob bun-jjae nam-ja)
Synopsis
about a woman who struggles to make her seventh relationship work after six failed ones.

Release date in Korea : 2014/08/21

Crayon Pop"s success story to be published as a comic book

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Crayon Pop will have their own comic book!


Chrome Entertainment revealed that "Charge! Crayon Pop", a comic book based on Crayon Pop"s actual story, will be sold starting from July 31 on Coupang. The series will have 5 books, starting from their pre-debut preparing stage to the days where the promoted themselves through streetside guerrilla concerts, and then finally their success with "Bar Bar Bar".



The girls were drawn in SD to emphasize Crayon Pop"s cute and friendly image. The comic also shows everything they couldn"t all show on broadcast. The girls also included memoirs they wrote themselves.


Chrome Entertainment said, "It"s based on a true story and made so readers young and old can enjoy it

Film Review: ‘The Divine Move’ Will Change Your Impression Of The Game GO

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Jung Woo Sung is a tortured GO player bent on revenge in "The Divine Move."

“Cold Eyes” star Jung Woo Sung makes his return to the silver screen with “The Divine Move,” an action film which examines the revenge plot of a professional GO player.

Jung Woo Sung portrays Tae Seok, a man who is wrongly accused of murdering his older brother, following a botched con game. Tae Seok survives a brutal game of GO, only to develop the skills of a level player and assassin, while he is imprisoned.


Upon his release from prison, Tae Seok immediately begins to build his own team of professional GO players. As opposed to embracing life as a free man, Tae Seok is hell bent on avenging his brother by taking down The Killer

“Fashion King Korea 2″ Releases Its Celebrity Lineup, Including Block B’s Zico and P.O, Sunmi, and Others

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SBS variety program “Fashion King Korea 2” finally revealed its star-studded lineup.

In a group cast picture released by SBS were Clara, Sunmi, Yoon Jin SeoHong Jin Kyung, Kwang Hee of ZE:A, Jung Joon Young, and Block B members Zico and P.O. It is interesting to see how each cast member’s own unique style comes through with just this one photo.

“Fashion King Korea 2″ will see these celebrities pair up with a fashion designer to compete with each other. The fashion designers who will be on the show are Choi Bum Suk (General Idea), Ko Tae Yong (Beyond Closet), Han Sang Hyuk (Heich es Heich), Song Hye Myung (Dominic’s Way), Kwak Hyun Joo, and Vandal

EXO’s Tao Injures Foot While Filming for “Law of the Jungle,” to Receive Further Treatment in Korea

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EXO-M‘s Tao made the fans worry by returning from his filming of SBS ”Law of the Jungle in Solomon Islands” with an injured foot.

SM Entertainment explained today that Tao was stabbed on his right foot by the coral reefs while filming “Law of the Jungle” on July 14, ultimately injuring it. He received on-site treatment, as well as hospital treatment in Singapore and Changsha, China after filming the show. “Thankfully,” the agency explained, “there were no big injuries.”

Tao expressed his desire to keep his promise to the fans and perform at EXO‘s concert- “The Lost Planet in Changsha“- yesterday despite being injured, and upon having a check-up with the medical team, he still performed, although trying to take it as easy as he could because of his injury

Tao to receive extra treatment in Korea for his "Laws of the Jungle" injury

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Tao will continue to get treatment for his foot injury!


SM Entertainment told OSEN, "Tao was injured while filming "Laws of the Jungle" at the Solomon Islands when he was hurt by the coral reef on his right foot. He got treatment right away by the on-site doctor. He also had examination and treatment at the transfer point in Singapore, and also again in China."



He performed on the 27th for EXO"s solo concert in Changsha, but SM Entertainment said, "He performed on stage without overdoing anything. EXO-M has schedules in China on the 28th, but Tao will be coming to Korea to get more treatment."


Hopefully everything will be fine!

'Sea Fog' Starring JYJ Yoochun Chosen For Gala Spot At Toronto International Film Festival

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(Photo : Sea Fog ) JYJ Yoochun joins a veteran cast of actors for "Sea Fog."

The upcoming release “Sea Fog” has been selected as a Gala film at the Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF). The Toronto International Film Festival will be held from September 4 through September 14.

“Sea Fog” is based on the Korean play “Haemoo” and marks the directorial debut of Shim Sung Bo.

“Haemoo” was not entirely fictitious, as it was based on actual events in which a crew of fisherman aid in the smuggling of stowaways en route to South Korea. Poor weather befalls the ship, leading to the deaths of many of the stowaways.

A harrowing tale unravels throughout the film, with Korean water police hot on the tail of the smugglers, who were motivated by money to pursue illegal activity

"Fashion King Korea 2" releases teaser featuring Zico, P.O, Kwanghee, Sunmi, Clara, and more!

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SBS" "Fashion King Korea 2" has released their teaser featuring the celebrities that will be on the show!


The show is a fashion survival program where the top designers in Korea and celebrities form a team together to have a special collaboration look each week. Unlike the previous season, the new season will be a survival method and also have various different missions.

The celebrities that are confirmed for the show are Jung Joon YoungClaraBlock B"s Zico and P.OSunmiZE:A"s KwangheeYoon Jin SeoJo Se Ho, and Hong Jin Kyung. Designers such as Go Tae YongChoi Bum SeokHan Sang HyukLoganSong Hye MyungKwak Hyun Joo, and Yang Hee Min will be competing

Girls" Generation"s "I Got A Boy" breaks 100 million views on YouTube

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Right now, it"s Girls" Generation: the girl group"s music video for "I Got A Boy" has surpassed 100 million views on YouTube!

The video was released a year and a half ago on December 31, 2012, and has accumulated an impressive number of hits since then, putting it into a coveted group of K-Pop videos on YouTube.

Take the music video for another spin below.


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