A Chinese drama that is said to be a mash-up of very popular two k-dramas will try to market that drama hybrid to a Korean audience. The drama known as “The Heirs From The Stars” is being dubbed in Korean. And the drama”s producers are looking a Korean singer to perform the theme song.
How did this happen?
K-dramas are very popular in China and that has led many Chinese production companies to wonder why they can”t successfully compete. In March 2014, Chinese government officials met to discuss why China was not creating dramas as popular as the k-drama “You Who Came From The Stars?” That drama starring Kim Soo Hyun and Jun Ji Hyun was wildly popular in China inspiring trends that ranged from viewers eating the character”s favorite foods to buying Jun Ji Hyun”s lipstick....
Following the cover phenomenon that was “Frozen“s “Let It Go” and Taeyang“s “Eyes, Nose, Lips,” Adam Levine“s “Lost Stars” from movie “Begin Again” has now become the latest national sensation in South Korea as numerous Korean artists cover the track.
Check out these covers below and let us know which Korean artist you think did the best rendition of “Lost Stars”! ...
Park Hae Il reveals Yoo Yun Suk is a caring guy to female staff and co-stars on "Entertainment Relay"
Park Hae Il dished that Yoo Yun Suk is a caring guy, especially towards women, on “Entertainment Relay”!
When asked what he liked about Yoo Yun Suk while working with him, Park Hae Il shared, “[Yoo Yun Suk] normally takes care of others well, especially the female staff.” Yoo Yun Suk explained his actions, “I”m having a difficult time too [while filming] so how much more would the female staff and co-stars be going through. That”s why I try to take care of them more.” ...
When you”re a part of one of the biggest girl groups in Korea, your schedule allows you little to no sleep, so what do you do? You bring a blanket around everywhere and when you have a little time to kill you sit on the floor in this position and you take a nap.
(Photo : http://fysleepingkpopidols.tumblr.com/)
Dara doesn”t sleep in strange positions or anything. On a side note, I need those pajamas.
(Photo : http://fysleepingkpopidols.tumblr.com/) ...
Earlier today, we released a list of 5 Incredibly Handsome Korean Male Idols In School Uniform and we definitely don’t want to leave our male readers in the dark! Just as many photos as there are of Korean males, there are even more of girl idols in uniforms.
Check out our list of 11 Incredibly Cute Korean Female Idols In School Uniform
2. f(x) Krystal
3. Girls’ Generation Sooyoung ...
On the MBC variety program “Real Men’s” female soldier special, the cast members will be revealing their real weight (not just their profile weight), as well as their complete bare faces (no makeup).
According to MBC on August 22, the stars who have taken up the challenge to become female soldiers will unveil how much they weigh, as well as their faces without any makeup, to viewers on the upcoming August 24 broadcast.
The members—Hong Eun Hee, Kim So Yeon, Ra Mi Ran, Girl’s Day Hyeri, G.NA, Park Seung Hee, and Maeng Seung Ji—have all gathered together at a training camp, each with their own individual goals for becoming a female soldier. The very first difficulty the members faced upon entering the camp was measuring their height and weight, which caused them to be completely taken aback by the unexpected task. ...
You may already be familiar with famous female K-Pop idols and actresses, but did you know there are famous Korean models as well? Check out our list of 4 Female Korean Models that you definitely should be familiar with!
1. Heo Yunmi
2. Yoon Eunhae
3. Choi Seulgi
4. Lee Jimin
Korean dramas get a lot of flack for the whole peck-on-the-lips-with-eyes-wide-open kiss thing, and I’m right there with you. However, you should never underestimate the power of the Korean entertainment industry in creating some beautifully romantic (and hot) kisses. Here are my top 10, in no particular order.
1. The Cola Kiss (Lie To Me)
2. The Game Over Kiss (Personal Taste) ...
Korean stars are said to have taken China by storm, but how much of that claim is hype and how much accords with the facts has not always been clear.
Kim Soo-hyeon-I, who became a top star in China thanks to the Korean soap “My Love from the Star“, is reportedly earning 10 million yuan or W1.65 billion (~US$1.65 million) for each commercial he does there.
His colleague Lee Min-ho gets paid 8 million yuan per commercial.
But while their agents make it sound as if the two are among the most highly paid stars in China, they actually earn rather less than their Chinese counterparts....
It”s a homecoming for Korean dancers abroad. Every year, the International Performing Arts Project has invited Korean dancers – either soloists or principal dancers at acclaimed ballet companies or dance groups across the globe – so that they can show off the skills they accumulated overseas.
The 11th Korea World Dance Stars Festival has invited six dancers, who will showcase their talents at the Arko Art Center in Daehangno, central Seoul, for two days from tonight. ...