Keyword: Extreme Survival

Ladies’ Code Survival Members Show Positive Recovery

Ladies’ Code Survival Members Show Positive Recovery

According to the news outlet Newsen, health conditions of the three survival members of Ladies’ Code have shown positive improvements. They revealed that, ““Currently, Sojung, Ashley, and Zuny’s health conditions have improved a lot. Ashley and Zuny sustained minor injuries so their recovery was fast. Sojung was also able to recover quickly after surgery and her health has almost returned completely.”...

"Love Never Fails", too extreme? This is reality

"Love Never Fails", too extreme? This is reality

Movie “Love Never Fails” shows what the movie is about from the title itself. However, it doesn”t only show that love wins, but it shows the agonizing process of a family that gets to that conclusion.

“Love Never Fails” is about Soo-ah (Oh Yu-jin-I), a student who is under the pressure of her family and having to go to a prestigious school. This movie was shown to the public for the first time at the Panorama section of the Busan International Film Festival from 3rd to the 5th of October. ...

MCs named for survival singing show

MCs named for survival singing show

Trot singer Jang Yun-jeong and freelance emcee Kim Sung-joo were chosen to host a new entertainment show on JTBC next month, according to local media yesterday.

Tentatively called “100 Persons 100 Songs – Survive Until the End”, the show will kick off in mid-October on cable channel JTBC, an affiliate of the Korea JoongAng Daily.

The new program will run on a survival format, with six celebrities and 100 guests taking part.

After each guest submits his or her favorite song, the stars will take turns randomly choosing a number and singing the correspondent song with the contestant who chose the piece. ...

YG Releases Long-Awaited Teasers For New Survival Program “MIX & MATCH”

YG Releases Long-Awaited Teasers For New Survival Program “MIX & MATCH”

On September 5, YG Entertainment released a teaser for the first episode of their new survival program, “MIX & MATCH.” The contents of this teaser foreshadowed a hard battle with the title, “A Cruel, Strong, Fierce 180 Days of Survival.”

It also introduced the nine trainees that will be featured—the initial six members of WIN Team B (B.I, Bobby, Kim Jin Hwan, Song Yoon Hyung, Goo Joon Hwe, Kim Dong Hyuk), and three new YG trainees that rose out of tens of thousands of competitors in the YG auditions (Jung Jin Hyung, Jung Chan Woo, Yang Hong Seok). The clips of these trainees drenched in sweat and tears raise anticipation for the survival battle to ensue, and the consequent new group, iKON. ...

YG"s new survival program "MIX & MATCH" show the competitors in new teaser

YG"s new survival program "MIX & MATCH" show the competitors in new teaser

Are you excited for yet another survival program by YG Entertainment for the purpose of forming another boy group?  Six boys, including previous members of Team B and other trainees, will get the chance to compete in reality show “Mix & Match” in order to get into iKON, which already includes B.I, Bobby, and Kim Jin Hwan.

After releasing the teaser spot for the first episode, YG also dropped a short, more dramatic teaser video of “The Beginning” for these boys.  There is obvious camaraderie as the boys do high fives and gather around a circle to put their hands together and then up in the air, but how might the tension and ambitions get to them during the competition? ...

Jewelry’s Yewon Talks About Her Extreme Pre-Debut Diet: “Even Grass Tasted Good”

Jewelry’s Yewon Talks About Her Extreme Pre-Debut Diet: “Even Grass Tasted Good”

On the September 4 episode of KBS2TV’s variety show “Happy Together 3,” girl group Jewelry‘s Yewon revealed she went on a rigorous diet to prepare for her debut.

The idol appeared on the show together with labelmate and ZE:A member Kwanghee, who spilled the beans on Yewon’s past, saying, “In the past, she lost her mind while fasting and started eating dirt.”

Yewon explained, “I went to a fasting center and decided on their one-week program, as my debut date was getting closer. I followed the program and ate tiny amounts of health foods in the morning, followed by hot yoga, naps, and bathing. I would alternate between the hot and cold tubs.” ...

Yang Hyun Suk Reveals Why He’s so Fixated on Survival Show Formats, Explains Voting System for “Mix & Match”

Yang Hyun Suk Reveals Why He’s so Fixated on Survival Show Formats, Explains Voting System for “Mix & Match”

YG‘s CEO Yang Hyun Suk revealed why he is so insistent on survival show formats at the press conference for the upcoming YG survival show “Mix & Match.”

When a journalist at the conference asked him if he liked survival show formats, Yang Hyun Suk replied, “I guess you could say that. If you look at it, this world is a competition for survival.”

He further added, “Our singers go on stage and sing but it is all a fight to survive. Through the competitive process before debut, we can learn more about these [trainees], which will help with finding a production right for their image.” ...

Song Ga Yeon Lands First MC Role on MMA Survival Show “Crying First Season 4″

Song Ga Yeon Lands First MC Role on MMA Survival Show “Crying First Season 4″

MMA (Mixed martial arts) fighter Song Ga Yeon will be taking on hosting as the MC of MMA survival show “Crying Fist.”

According to a announcement by cable channel XTM, the athlete will be appearing on the season four of “Crying Fist” as the show’s MC.

Song Ga Yeon expressed her thoughts on venturing out to hosting, saying, “Thank you for believing in me. I hope to spread awareness of MMA though this opportunity. The shoots have been fun and exciting, and the contestants are very skillful. I hope many people will express their interest in the show.” ...

YG’s New Survival Program “MIX & MATCH” to be Launched Soon

YG’s New Survival Program “MIX & MATCH” to be Launched Soon

YG Entertainment will be producing a new survival program, a year later after the launching of “WHO IS NEXT: WIN,” and its consequent birth of the current group, WINNER. The new show, called “MIX & MATCH,” will bring about a new boy group among a group of nine trainees—six from Team B (the rival team of WINNER during last year’s competition) plus three new trainees that will be introduced later (more details could be found in our previous cover of the news here). ...

YG Entertainment announces press conference date for survival show "MIX & MATCH" for their next boy group

YG Entertainment announces press conference date for survival show "MIX & MATCH" for their next boy group

YG Entertainment and Mnet confirmed the earlier reports of the upcoming survival show “MIX & MATCH” with a poster to stir excitement for their next boy group.

A YG Entertainment rep, “Following “WHO IS NEXT : WIN” which brought you WINNER, a survival program “MIX & MATCH”, which will bring [YG Entertainment"s] first boy group in a year, is set to air simultaneously through Mnet and Naver.”
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