Archive for March 15th, 2012

The countdown for MBC’s daily sitcom ‘Stand By’ launch has begun

The countdown for MBC’s new daily sitcom Stand By launch has recently begun.

On March 14, MBC released pictures of cast members reading scripts for the sitcom.

According to MBC, actors, including, Choi Jung Woo, Park Joon Geum, Ryu Jin, Lee Ki Woo, Ha Seok Jin, Kim Soo Hyun, Jung So Min, Im Si Wan, Kim Yeon Woo, Simon D, Ko Kyung Pyo, and Kim Ye Won attended the meeting.

Veteran actors Choi Jung Woo and Park Joon Geum started reading the scripts first. Ryu Jin, who plays the role of a timid announcer, and Park Joon Geum, who plays the role of an elegant announcer, made people laugh by acting like a real. Jung So Min, Ko Kyung Pyo, and Simon D also made people eagerly anticipate the sitcom by showing off their sense of humor.

Even though singers Kim Yeon Woo and Simon D perform in a sitcom for the first time, they made the entire crew laugh by describing unique characters well

YG Entertainment stocks down despite Big Bang & 2NE1′s success


On March 13th, YG Entertainment’s stock value dropped to 48,000 Won (approximately $42.63) from a stable value of around 50,000 Won.

At the time when YG Entertainment was performing well, analysts claimed that their stock price will soar up to around 80,000 Won. Breaking many people’s expectations, YG Entertainment’s stock was traded at around 109,000 Won (approximately $96.79) in January. However, there weren’t any increases after this time.

Not too long ago, YG Entertainment was the hottest blue chip in the stock market. YG Entertainment, the company of idol groups Big Bang and 2NE1, has been valued as one of the top entertainment companies along with SM Entertainment. As there were rumors about the company’s growth, the entertainment company started to become traded at a high value

Ayumi and Kara’s Goo Hara Are Twins?

Singer Ayumi is gaining attention for her resemblance with KARA's Goo Hara. Ayumi revealed a selca picture on her Twitter with the caption: “ICONIQ. Coming out. I am waiting for the women’s gathering” On March 13.

In the selca picture that accompanied the tweet, Ayumi's facial transformation greatly resembles Goo Hara’s sexy yet sweet beauty. She is also gaining attention for her bold outfit and hairstyle. Netizens were even amazed at her curvaceous body.

Fans and netizens who were surprised by the facial similarity responded with diverse reactions such as, “I thought she was Goo Hara at first” and “Ayumi has a surprising body.”

Now here is a picture of Goo Hara, what do you think, do the two look similar? 

B1A4 pleads with “Baby I’m Sorry” on ‘M! Countdown’!


The five talented boys of B1A4 have finally returned to the music scene with their newest album release titled, ‘THE B1A4 [IGNITION]‘!

Their title track “Baby I’m Sorry” was written and produced by B1A4′s member Jinyoung. It’s an attractive song with a twist and an addictive melody.

Check out the boys perform their title track, along with “This Time Is Over” on today’s ‘M! Countdown‘ below!

In related news, the boys have been topping various charts with many of their 9 new songs released in their album.


Big Bang wins #1! + Performances from March 15th?s ?M! Countdown?


Mnet’s “M! Countdown” is back with another spectacular episode chock-full of exciting performances! Today’s MCs include Tony An and After School‘s Lizzy!

Aside from the usual stages on tonight’s episode, a slew of comeback stages were held for some top groups such as Big Bang with “Blue“, “Bad Boy“, “Fantastic Baby“, and “Ain’t No Fun“, 2AM with “I Wonder If You Hurt Like Me“, and B1A4 with “Baby I’m Sorry“!

Power vocalist Lyn held her comeback with “Teddy Bear“, too!

Boy group NU’EST also made a hot debut today with their debut track “Face“!

Competing for the #1 spot was a hot battle between miss A, Big Bang, and John Park, but in the end, it was Big Bang who clinched the win tonight with “Fantastic Baby“!

Congratulations to Big Bang & all V

YG Announces 2nd Global Event With Fantastic Baby!

YG Entertainment has yet another surprise for VIPs and Big Bang fans worldwide. Another cover contest has been announced as part of the “2012 BIG BANG GLOBAL EVENT“. This time round, the cover challenge involves another title track of the new ‘ALIVE‘ mini-album ‘Fantastic Baby‘.


Similar to the previous contest, fans simply need to create a dance cover video to the title track ‘Fantastic Baby’. Thereafter upload it to Youtube and send the link to YG’s website as well.

What’s a contest without attractive prizes? YG definitely knows how to make their fans compete actively. The grand winner will get to fly to Seoul, complete with accomodation and a tour of the YG building

SHINee’s ‘Sherlock’ comeback teaser on M! Countdown


SHINee is just all over the news lately.

With Jonghyun releasing a sneak peek of their new song ‘Sherlock‘ earlier, fans were able to get a taste of the new track.

Well, today’s M! Countdown also played a sneak peek of the track during the comeback teaser segment, further revealing a little more of ‘Sherlock’.

Check it out below!


Big Bang is back with four tracks on ?M! Countdown?!


The five talented boys of Big Bang are back and better than ever with their latest album release titled ‘Alive‘!

Earlier, Big Bang put on three steaming performances for “Blue“, “Bad Boy“, and “Fantastic Baby” for their SBS special comeback on ‘Inkigayo’, the same three songs of which were performed on today’s episode of Mnet‘s ‘M! Countdown‘, and a bonus song titled “Ain’t No Fun“!

With some amazing stage decoration setup for today, the boys definitely gave it their all once again to commemorate yetanother successful album release.

Don’t miss out and check out their performances below, they’re definitely “fantastic baby“!



Be sure to check out the rest of today’s ‘M! Countdown’ performance here (coming soon)!

f(x)’s Luna Snaps Shot with Transgender Model

f(x)’s Luna shared a photo taken with a famous transgender model, showcasing her large network of friends.

On March 15, f(x)’s vocalist shared the photo with a message that read, “With Han Bit unni and the ‘Go Bong Shil’ staff oppas in the back~Also with the extra oppa, all four of us together snap~ ♥ Heehee We were enjoying today’s weather while filming and got together like a big family. The weather’s awesome!~~ ♥”

In the photo, Luna is seen hugging Choi Han Bit, one of the most famous transgender models in Korea. Fans have been particularly impressed by Luna’s beautiful smile in the glowing sun. Also, Choi Han Bit looks as sweet as Luna in the photo, leaving a strong impression on the fans who didn’t know much about the model.

Luna is currently starring as In Young on TV Chosun’s weekend drama “Saving Go Bong Shil

Who wore it best: Suzy, Park Ha Sun, or Seo Woo?


Celebrities wearing the same outfits–You’ve seen it before.

Recently, Miss A‘s Suzy, actress Park Ha Sun and Seo Woo were caught wearing the same one-piece dress on different occasions.

This particular dress is a product of J brand and one of its special features is the v-neck, white-black collar that reminds you of those Korean/Japanese school uniforms worn by young girls, a sailor outfit, or even a sailor moon costume.  Due to this cute design, the dress can make the wearer look younger and more innocent.  In addition, the outfit also contains a broad black belt that clinches at the waist, giving off the illusion of a slimmer waistline.

Suzy was last seen wearing this outfit during the broadcast of Mnet‘s ‘M! Countdown‘, while actress Park Ha Sun sported the dress during an episode of “High Kick 3