Home Date: May 15th, 2012

Two More Accusers Step Forward for Go Young Wook’s Sexual Abuse Case

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Two More Accusers Step Forward for Go Young Wook’s Sexual Abuse Case

The Go Young Wook sexual abuse case is gaining momentum as the police recently reported that two more victims have stepped forward with allegations against Go Young Wook.  . ... Read more

Lee Seung Chul jokes about J.Y. Park’s judging style on ‘K-Pop Star’

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Lee Seung Chul jokes about J.Y. Park’s judging style on ‘K-Pop Star’

Veteran singer and ‘Super Star K‘ judge Lee Seung Chul revealed his thoughts on ‘K-Pop Star‘ judge J.Y. Park‘s commentary. . ... Read more

Arts and Living : “Fine Dining Gala Week 2012” to Run May 18-24

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Arts and Living : “Fine Dining Gala Week 2012” to Run May 18-24

7 Best Restaurants Open to Public at Special Prices

Mr. Hugh Ahn (right), organizer of “Fine Dining Gala Week of 2012” talks with noted natural food stylist Yim Gi-Ho (left) at opening reception of “Fine Dining Gala Week 2012” held at Itaewon restaurant in Seoul on May 1, 2012. At the center is local food stylist Hong Shin-Ae.. ... Read more

Lee Hyori to Release Book "Closer: The Story of Hyori and Soon Shim"

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Lee Hyori to Release Book "Closer: The Story of Hyori and Soon Shim"

Lee Hyori will be releasing her very own book, “Closer: The Story of Hyori and Soon Shim.”

This book will contain the story of Lee Hyori’s pet dog, Soon Shim, who is now just as popular as its owner. Stories of Lee Hyori’s other pet dogs and cats will be told as well. Anecdotes and episodes of their everyday lives, as well as Lee Hyori’s animal protection activities will also be included. All of this will be written by Lee Hyori herself in her own special and honest way. . ... Read more

B1A4′s Sandeul to make his musical debut with ‘Brothers Were Brave’

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B1A4′s Sandeul to make his musical debut with ‘Brothers Were Brave’

Idol group B1A4‘s Sandeul will be making his musical debut with, ‘Brothers Were Brave‘.

B1A4 debuted back in 2011 and received distinctions such as the ‘Best Rookie Award‘ at the Seoul Music Awards. Sandeul is one of the members of the group, who is receiving attention for his outstanding vocal talent. . ... Read more

Korean Shorts

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Korean Shorts

(Photo Courtesy: Director Kim Han-kyul)

The London Korean Film Festival (LKFF) boasted a host of cinematic treats including the grand opener Arrow (Kim Han-min, 2011) the acclaimed Sunny (Kang Hyeong-cheol, 2011) and a retrospective collection of Ryoo Seung-wan‘s movies, not to mention the bonus of a performance from much-adored K-pop legends Shinee. While these big events drew in the masses and were obvious crowd pleasers, there was a lot more to the festival than blockbusters and heartthrobs. . ... Read more

JYJ MC Shane Yoon and Chrissa Villanueva of Mnet's "Hello Pop!" to MCSMTOWN 2012 Meetup in LA

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JYJ MC Shane Yoon and Chrissa Villanueva of Mnet's "Hello Pop!" to MCSMTOWN 2012 Meetup in LA

Less than 5 days are remaining until fans will be able to enjoy one of the biggest SMTOWN concerts yet. SM Entertainment has brought the third world tour of SMTOWN to Anaheim, California this year, and will be performing at the Honda Center on May 20th at 7PM PST. . ... Read more

A Pink Hush MV & screencaps

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A Pink Hush MV & screencaps

A Pink has released their first full album.Below is the music video and also screen captures for their main promo track, Hush.

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Updated Korean Box Office for the Week-end 2012.05.11 ~ 2012.05.13

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Updated Korean Box Office for the Week-end 2012.05.11 ~ 2012.05.13

The number one movie this week is “Marvel’s The Avengers”

Updated Korean Box Office – Admissions for the Week-end 2012.05.11 – 2012.05.13 (www.kobis.or.kr) . ... Read more

"K-Pop Star" Kim Na Yoon Fell into Depression Due to Negative Comments

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"K-Pop Star" Kim Na Yoon Fell into Depression Due to Negative Comments

On the episode of “Strong Heart” that aired on May 15, “K-Pop Star” contestant Kim Na Yoon guest starred and shared her struggles over netizen’s negative comments. . ... Read more

Jewelry to make a comeback this summer with new dance track

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Jewelry to make a comeback this summer with new dance track

Four member girl group Jewelry is preparing for a summer comeback.

Jewelry is aiming to make a comeback this July with a new album filled with exciting dance tracks. The release of this new album comes a year after they released ‘PASS‘ last June, and the girls are ready to leave a lasting impression on music fans everywhere. . ... Read more

Marriage Plot: Episode 13

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Marriage Plot: Episode 13

This series is in need of emergency of an overhaul of storyline being sucked into a stupidity vortex. If lying for the sake of the other person wasn’t enough, then the advice around our main couple sound like a poor greeting card. With three episodes left, the air of this kimchi vat has gone out and this batch is starting to stink. And not in that delicious fermentation way.EPISODE 13 RECAP Concerned by Kang-jae’s declaration that he needs to return home to attend to “family matters,” Gun-hee asks if he has to go, muttering why it had to come up at a time when she needed her boyfriend the most . ... Read more