Actor Eom Seong-mo is set to walk down the aisle in May with his girlfriend, who is five-years his senior. The 26-year old actor will get married at the Banyan Tree Hotel & Resort in Seoul to a woman surnamed Park, whom he met through a friend last year.
Eom’s close celebrity friends Jang Keun-suk, Ju Ji-hoon and Gong Hyo-jin are expected to attend the ceremony.
Eom made his debut in 2003 through the movie “My Tutor Friend“, and has been in hit movies such as “Princess Hours” (2003) and the drama “Princess Hours” (2006).
Apart from his achievement in the entertainment industry, Eom is best known for his family connections. ...
To celebrate Big Bang member Daesung‘s birthday, VIPs all over the world gathered together to trend Daesung on Twitter.
Fans are trending the hashtag, #BirthDaeWings, for Daesung and is currently gaining momentum on Twitter. The hashtag has already reached #1 on Japan’s trends and was featured on Twitter stories.
Happy birthday to Daesung! He turns 23 (24 in Korea) today!daesung 2012big bang happy birthdaydaesung bigbang 2012bigbang birthdaybigbang happy birthdaydaesung topdaesung smiletop daesung
Recently, a video of Kim Soo Hyun in college was posted on an online community board, under the title, “Kim Soo Hyun when he was a rookie, on stage to singing.” The video was taken when Kim Soo Hyun was a theater major at Joongang University, and shows the star actor hosting what looks to be his school’s spring festival.
Unlike the title that mentions singing, the video does not have any footage of him actually singing a song. But what really caught the attention of most fans is his incredibly small face, which is an important beauty standard among K-Pop fans. In fact, his face appears to be clearly smaller than the female host standing next to him, making this video one of the hottest keywords on Korean portal sites. ...
Actress Jeon Hye-bin launched a diet application for the iPad on April 25.
The application follows in the successful stead of the book Jeon published last year entitled, “Jeon Hye-bin‘s Stylish Body”.
The application contains easy exercise tips and moves for the public to follow and is a first for a Korean actress. Pictures for the application’s promotion were released a day earlier, generating much buzz.
Jeon is a well-liked entertainer who is known for her vibrant personality and affinity for exercise. ...
Singer Lee Hyori who is a passionate animal rights activist publicly reacted to the ‘Devil Equus’ incident on Twitter, causing the alleged driver of the sedan to come forward and threaten to sue her for defamation of character. However, recently Hyori spoke directly with the driver, who claimed he never made such threats.
On April 25th, Hyori wrote via her official Twitter page, “Spoke with the driver of the Equus over the phone. He said exactly what was previously stated by the police, and expressed his sorrow and regret for the dog that passed. He also told me that because he is computer-illiterate, he did not know what was going on on the internet.” ...
Girl group KARA members, Nicole and Han Seung Yeon, are gaining interest for their twin photo shoot.
In the “Elle” photo shoot pictures revealed on April 24, Nicole and Han Seung Yeon have identical hair and makeup styles as if they are twins.
During an interview the two singers stated, “Since all of the KARA members have different charms, we portray our own individual feel. We got to learn more about each others’ charms once again through this photo shoot.” ...
miss A‘s Min took a friendly photo with American pop star B.o.B.
On April 25th, Min posted the above photo through her Twitter and wrote the following:
With b.o.b at pentaport rock festival instagr.am/p/Jz4SNrkqy3/
— 2min0 (@missA_min) April 24, 2012
B.o.B’s charming smile exuding confidence and charisma in the photo drew much attention from fans, and netizens were glad to see that Min had such good taste in music. ...
MBLAQ‘s Lee Joon revealed that there is someone that is even more clueless than he is.
During the shoot for the April 26th episode of KBS2TV‘s ‘Happy Together 3 – Rival Special‘, Lee Joon claimed that SECRET‘s Sunhwa was more clueless than he was.
Sunhwa was present at the recording and she expressed her discontent saying,
“I was glad that my recent airport fashion made a big enough issue for my former clueless image to be forgotten. But it seems to be coming back now, all because of Lee Joon.“ ...
Ailee showed off her sexy bodyline in a tight attire for a pictorial for “Fast” magazine. On April 23, the fashion magazine “Fast” revealed Ailee’s feminine beauty with a pictorial.
In the photo, Ailee showed off her perfect S-line. She flawlessly pulled off the two opposite concepts of a sexy woman to innocent and feminine images. The attire shown in the photo resembles miss A‘s bandage dress, but it perfectly works for Ailee. The pictorial shows Ailee with a glamorous body, as if she’s a pop diva, and male fans have been going crazy over it. ...
Drenched in Flowers, Sound, and a bit of Rain, Modern Folk Art exhibit opens at the Korean Cultural Center
In stark contrast to the whimsical flowers and comical faces inscribed on traditional hanji paper scrolls that were on display, the thunderous sounds of Samulnori-a four-piece Korean percussion ensemble-reverberated through the walls of the at the Korean Cultural Center Washington DC on Sunday, April 22.
Despite steady rain throughout the day, nearly 100 guests gathered for the opening reception of the Flowers and Sound exhibit, featuring works by 18 Korean artists who have reimagined traditional Korean folk paintings. The occasion was celebrated with a rousing performance by the Lee Young Gwang Percussion Ensemble. ...
Ambassador Choi Young-jin, acclaimed Korean director Na Hong-jin, and nearly 400 members of the public gathered at the Freer Gallery of Art to celebrate the screening of Na’s film “The Chaser” during the Korean Film Festival DC on Friday, April 20.
“We are gathered here as friends of Korea, but also as friends of arts and film”, said Ambassador Choi in his remarks before the film. “In that respect, you are witnessing the coming of age of the Republic of Korea”. ...