On October 23rd, B.A.P took home the “Best Korea Act” for the 2014 MTV EMA beating BEAST, CNBLUE, KARA and Bulletproof Boy Scouts (BTS).
Their win gave them the ticket to be included in the final list for “Best Worldwide Act.” Their fate will depend on their fans” support as they need to vote B.A.P from October 23rd to October 29th. The final list of nominees for “Best Worldwide Act” will be announced on October 30th.
The winning artist for the category will be known at the 2014 MTV EMA on November 9th in Glasgow, Scotland.
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As reported on October 20th, a representative from Lotte Nestle Korea announced that miss A“s Suzy has been chosen as the new model for “Nescafé Fresh Mocha” line. The rep stated,“Suzy”s pure and innocent image is suitable to represent out product.”
On October 23rd, Nescafé Korea uploaded on its YouTube channel their new CF featuring Suzy.
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Twenty-years ago from today, 32 people were killed when the 17-year-old Seongsu Bridge over the Han River collapsed. The press at that time lamented that it seemed anywhere outside home in Korea was a way to the grave.
Things do not seem to have improved much 20 years on, as recent tragedies from the April 16 ferry sinking to last Friday”s death of 16 people at a pop concert make only too clear.
Experts say it is an illusion to think that Korea is any safer than it used to be. “The cities have developed, but that”s brought bigger and more complicated risk factors, and infrastructure and facilities are aging”, says Kim Geun-young, a professor of urban planning at Kangnam University. ...
The 2014 Korea-China Cultural Festival took place in Seoul from October 17 to 19 and showcased various art displays and performances in celebration of the 22nd anniversary of the two countries” modern diplomatic relationship.
The festival began in Beijing in August 2007 and has since alternated between the two nations to promote mutual exchanges between regional governments in terms of tourism, education and the performing arts. From 2007 to 2013, over 200,000 people enjoyed and visited the festival. ...
Korean movies opening today 2014/10/23 in Korea: “Red Carpet”, “We Are Brothers” and “The Truth Shall Not Sink with Sewol”
“Red Carpet” (2013)
Directed by Park Beom-soo-I
With Yoon Kye-sang, Ko Joon-hee, Oh Jeong-se, Jo Dal-hwan, Hwang Chan-seong, Sin Ji-soo,…
A porn movie director of 10 years and a kid actress from 20 years ago go through a romance with many errors. ...
The seventh episode of Mnet and YG“s survival program “Mix & Match” aired on October 23, showing the boys at their first fan meeting in Osaka, Japan and the results from the vote in Korea, China, and Japan.
On this day, Jung Chan Woo was asked whom he thought was the most charismatic member. He chose B.I, who was flattered. When Jung Chan Woo was asked about the cutest member, the other members each put on a cute facial expression to appeal to him, making everybody laugh. In the end, he chose Song Yoon Hyung, who, right on cue, showed off his aegyo. All of them also performed “Wait For Me” for their excited fans. ...
Gong Hyo Jin showed fans that she”s doing well while focusing on her recovery by participating in a pretty pictorial for “Vogue Korea“s November issue!
The actress took on the “norm-core” (“norm” + “hardcore”) look with apparel from “2econd floor“. As the muse for the brand”s 2014 F/W collection, Gong Hyo Jin will also participate in a CF and other promotions so fans will get to see her more often. ...
Korean movie opening today 2014/10/22 in Korea: “Lies 2014”
“Lies 2014” (2014)
Directed by Lee Min-hwan
With Yoon Seol-hee, Hong Seok-yeon,…
A final rendezvous has been granted to us…”Stay for a day with me”
Jin-hee (Yoon Seol-hee) meets married man Min-ki (Hong Seok-yeon) on an online meeting site to make a living for herself and her incompetent boyfriend. She meets him for money but they slowly fall into something more than just a physical relationship. One day, a rumor spreads that she”s a whore and breaks up with her boyfriend. With the betrayal for her boyfriend and love for Min-ki growing deeper, Jin-hee decides to put everything in the past and go abroad. The day before she leaves, she goes to meet Min-ki for the last time… ...
It seems that November treats Girls’Generation member Sooyoung so well. This month, the beautiful singer-turned-actress has become the face representation for the two famous magazines!
Soo Young has drawn love of people for her chic and flawless beauty. Currently, the idol has received more attention of people as her main role in the MBC drama “My Spring Day”.
Sooyoung is more and more catching eyes of people. Recently, her glamorous appearance on the covers of both the Korea and Chinese edition of CeCi Magazine has made viewers breathtaking. The idol expressed two different styles in the two magazines. In the China edition of CeCi Magazine, Sooyoung looked so noble in the black and purple fur top, mixed with a black skirt. Meanwhile, in the Korea edition of the magazine, Sooyoung appeared in the outfit of light blue fur top mixed with a black lace skirt, which captivated every viewers....
Korean drama starting today 2014/10/20 in Korea: “Liar Game”
“Liar Game” (2014)
Directed by Kim Hong-seon-I
Written by Ryoo Yong-jae
Network : tvN
With Lee Sang-yoon, Kim So-eun, Sin Seong-rok, Cha Soo-yeon, Choi Jin-ho-I, Choi Yoon-so,…
12 episdodes – Mon, Tue 23:00
Based on an original by Kaitani Sinobu, a character who is too honest for his own good, joining a game which will reward him with money if he wins, but debt if he loses....