Archive for August 2nd, 2012

5,000 Tickets for Big Bang's Peruvian Concert Sold in 40 Minutes

Since the announcement of not one but two concerts in Latin America, fans from the lucky countries (Peru and Brazil) have been waiting eagerly for the tour dates, tickets sale dates and prices.

It was just about last week when Big Bang finally confirmed the tour date for their concert in Peru, which will be held this November 14, at the Jockey Club of Peru. Ticket sales started this week on August 1.

This gathered attention from fans not just from Peru but also from other countries such as Chile, Argentina, Venezuela, Colombia and even Panama. Since the official announcement was made, fans started gathering since Sunday outside the official selling stores. There was an endless line of fans who even slept outside the stores in order to get their tickets.

Once the stores opened to the public in the morning of August 1, the agency stated they sold 5,000 tickets in 40 minutes

Korean movies opening today 2012/08/02 in Korea

Korean movies opening today 2012/08/02 in Korea "Plump Revolution" and "AV Idol"

"Plump Revolution" (2012)

Directed by Min Doo-sik

With Lee So-jeong-I, Lee Hyeon-jin-I, Lee Moo-saeng, Kim Ji-tae, Park Ji-hwan-I, Tak Tu-In,...

Synopsis
A Korea-Japan collaboration, this romance comedy is about a top model who decides to put on weight for love.

"AV Idol" (2012)

Directed by Hideo Jojo

With Yeo Min-jeong, Yui Tatsumi,...

"AV Idol" is a co-production between South Korea and Japan
Synopsis
Brave and sexy and hot Hallyu idols are coming!
Ryoko the AV movie goddess is getting tired of AV movies

Girls’ Generation member Yuri was on top of 9 idos people most want to see in bikini

Girls’ Generation member Yuri has been chosen as the female star people most want to see in a bikini.

A beachwear brand recently released a survey asking, “Which celebrity would look best in a bikini?

1200 people participated in the survey, and in the end, Girls’ Generation’s Yuri got 364 votes (30.6%), taking the number one spot. Yuri appeared in the drama ‘Fashion King‘, and some scenes at a gym are reported to have given viewers a glimpse of her great figure.

In 2nd place is actress Yoon Jin Yi who is starring in the SBS drama ‘Gentlemen’s Class‘. She received 336 votes (28.3%) and was very close to taking the top spot from Yuri.

Third place went to Oh Yeon Seo, who stars in the KBS2 drama ‘You Who Rolled in Unexpectedly‘, while 4th place went to freelance weather woman Park Eun Ji and 5th place to comedian Byun Suh Eun

Updated cast for the upcoming Korean drama “My Daughter So-yeong”

Updated cast for the upcoming Korean drama "My Daughter So-yeong" (2012)

Directed by Yoo Hyeon-gi

Written by So Hyeon-kyeong

Network : KBS

With Lee Joon,...

Synopsis
A family drama about the relationship between a father and a daughter.

Broadcast starting date in Korea : 2012/09/15

[Video] Trailer released for the upcoming Korean drama “Vampire Prosecutor 2″

Trailer released for the upcoming Korean drama "Vampire Prosecutor 2"

"Vampire Prosecutor 2" (2012)

Directed by Yoo Seon-dong

Written by Han Jeong-hoon, Kang Eun-seon

Network : OCN

With Yeon Jeong-hoon, Lee Yeong-ah, Lee Won-jong, Lee Kyeong-yeong,...

11 episodes
Synopsis
A mystery investigations drama where a vampire is the leading character.

Broadcast starting date in Korea : 2012/09

T-ara Controversy is Making Hwayoung Win the Hearts of Male Fans

Although ex-T-ara member Hwayoung is going through some tough times due to her leaving team after being swept up in a bullying controversy, ironically, this situation is gaining her many male fans.

In various celebrity fan forums, the number of male fans, who claim that Hwayoung became their ideal girl, are increasing. Some male fans posted, “Honestly, Hwayoung never caught my eye when she was a part of T-ara. But through this situation, I’m getting to see her closely,” and “I never knew she was such an attractive person.”

Hwayoung’s new found popularity stems from her innocent looks, her thin but glamorous body and her bright personality. With the countless pictures and videos of  Hwayoung during her T-ara days being uploaded on the web, male fans are saying things like, “Since Hwayoung is the twin sister of a beauty pageant winner (Hyoyoung), her beauty is incredible,” and “She is a true bagel girl with an innocent face and a glamorous body

[Video] Added new images and 3D trailer for the upcoming Korean documentary “Emperor Penguins Peng-yi and Som-yi”

Added new images and 3D trailer for the upcoming Korean documentary "Emperor Penguins Peng-yi and Som-yi"

"Emperor Penguins Peng-yi and Som-yi" (2012)

Directed by Kim Jae-yeong, Kim Jin-man-I

With Song Joong-ki,...

Previously known as "Tears in the Antarctic 3D" (Nam-geuk-eui Noon-mool, 남극의 눈물 3D)
Synopsis
The final episode of MBC's "Tears" showing in theater format.

Release date in Korea : 2012/08/09

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INFINITE Fellow Label Mate Tasty Releases Photo Teaser

INFINITE, Tasty, Teaser Photos, Woollim Entertainment

Infinite company guy group Tasty released a teaser.

INFINITE's fellow label mate Tasty released first photo teaser.

Rookie group Tasty released a photo of two guys' silhouettes dancing on the stage through Wollim Entertainment official page which INFINITE and Nell is from. The group name Tasty, and the writing that says 'Asia's Best Performance Duo' attracts the attention. Also, the part where it says that the group is from the same entertainment that INFINITE is in provokes curiosity.

Internet users were surprised to see that the group Tasty was a male duo. Last month, Woollim Entertainment announced only the debut of new rookie, without any specific description. Some of the internet users expected that the entertainment company will produce girl group, looking at the girls that were seen on SBS "Running Man

BEAST’s Yong Junhyung Appears In a Mystery Teaser

Yong Junhyung, BEAST, teaser

Yong Junhyung Appears In a Mystery Teaser

BEAST member Yong Junhyung appeared in a unknown teaser. 

Yong Junhyung appeared in a short teaser that was released today through YouTube that is about 40 seconds. The teaser included Yong Junhyung lip-syncing a medium tempo ballad song and a silhouette of another men.

The teaser ends with a song title stating "I Hate You feat. Yong Junhyung" grabbing more attention. The teaser especially provokes curiosity since Yong Junhyung came back with "Beautiful Night" recently.

Internet users who saw the teaser responded saying "Who is it?" "I kind of know the voice" and "I hope they reveal it soon."

Dr. Jin: Episode 20

If there’s one good thing to be said about Dr. Jin, it’s that Stuff Always Happens. On the flip side, most of it doesn’t make a lick of sense. History is royally screwed and there’s only one man and his brain fetus to save it… Or is there? We definitely get a lot more questions than answers (as usual), so if there’s one thing to look forward to as we head into the final stretch, it’s that all this nonsense must have some explanation, right? I mean, it’s not like Hyuk chose to dive off the hospital roof for that fet-… Oh, crap