Posts Tagged ‘Jang Dong Gun’

What A Drinking Party That Consists of Korea’s Top Male Stars Looks Like

Korea’s top actors Hyun Bin, Jang Dong Gun, Park Joong Hoon, Joo Jin Mo, Hwang Jung Min and Cha Tae Hyun all reunited to have some dinner and a few drinks. This picture was posted on one of Jang Dong Gun’s fan websites under the title, “Recent drinking party.”

Set as a selca taken by Park Joong Hoon, the picture gathered lots of attention as it showed many of the famous male actors who are quite hard to find other than in movies and dramas. Hwang Jung Min seems to be showing the fun through his comical expression, and Cha Tae Hyun through his V-Sign.

Netizens who saw the picture wrote, “The best drink party with the best casting,” “So handsome. They look like they’re having a fun time.”

On another note, Jang Dong Gun and Hyun Bin are making their movie comebacks through “Crying Man” and “The Fatal Encounter,” respectively

Korean actresses who are Mothers!

Here are some beautiful ladies who are not only the top Korean actresses but also great mothers!

Kim Hee Sun, the female lead of the weekend drama “Wonderful Days,” tied the knot with businessman Park Ju Young in 2006. She is now a mother of a five-year-old daughter Park Yeon Ah.

The actress shared, ”My daughter takes after her dad,” and “It”s satisfying to see them together and see that she looks just like him. If we have a second child, it would be great if it”s a son who looks like me.

Han Chae Young and her Korean American husband came back to Korea in 2012 for the birth of their first child. The actress, who was starring in drama “Pretty Man” with co-star Jang Geun Suk, is now a mother of a 2-year-old boy.

She expressed, “I”m not the type that can easily stay still,” and “I maintained my figure through exercise

Lee Min Ho & Kim Soo Hyun’s China CF Salary Is Staggeringly High

Actors Lee Min Ho and Kim Soo Hyun are top Hallyu stars that have amazingly high CF salaries in China.

The two actors are extremely popular in China after they appeared in SBS dramas "The Heirs" and "My Love from the Star." Now that the center of the Hallyu wave is carrying over from Japan to China, they"re carving a new space for themselves in Japan.

Lee Min Ho and Kim Soo Hyun"s popularity is most evident in their CF. They"re spearheading a competitive partnership in the Chinese CF market. Not only that, there are companies that are taking exceptional measures to recruit these two Hallyu stars.

It"s been revealed that Lee Min Ho and Kim Soo Hyun receive about $2 million per CF. However China"s normal CF contract is 2 years. So when we consider that in terms of yearly salaries, it"s about $1-1

Kim Soo Hyun and Lee Min Ho Are the Korean Kings of CFs in China

Actors Kim Soo Hyun and Lee Min Ho are leading the Hallyu wave.

The two have seen a meteoric rise in popularity in China following roles in the SBS dramas “The Heirs” and “Man from the Stars.” They are at the forefront of Hallyu’s advancement into China, which is fast becoming the new focus of Korean entertainment companies over Japan.

Kim Soo Hyun and Lee Min Ho’s popularity can be directly measured by their CF work. The two are currently competitive rivals in the Chinese CF market and can be said to be leading the industry. Companies have had to lay down extreme incentives and conduct under the table negotiations in order to sign the two actors. Competition is that intense.

Both actors currently command an appearance fee of around 2 trillion won (~USD$1

Which company will Yoo Jae Suk choose? ‘Starship Entertainment or SM C&C’

All the top companies are trying to scout their national MC, but Yoo Jae Suk has yet to make any decision.

On March 20th, it was reported that Starship Entertainment (house of Sistar and K.Will) CEO Kim Si Dae had a meeting with Yoo Jae Suk recently and as a close acquaintance who has known him for 20 years, the CEO tried to persuade the MC to join his company.

SM C and C which is having some of the top celebrities like Kang Ho Dong, Shin Dong Yup, Jang Dong Gun... also sent its love call to Yoo Jae Suk. As the offers are coming from all the top companies, Yoo Jae Suk is currently carefully considering all of them.

Yoo Jae Suk set up his own 1-client agency JS Entertainment in October, 2011 after leaving his former agency DY Entertainment and he has been managing all of his business since then.

Which company do you think will be suitable for Yoo Jae Suk?

Bae Seulgi is currently ‘crushing’ on someone

Bae Seulgi is currently ‘crushing’ on someone

Actress Bae Seulgi has announced that she is currently ‘crushing’ on someone.

On SBS Power FM’s “Cinetown” radio program hosted by Kong Hyungjin, she talked about her upcoming movie “School of Youth: The Corruption of Morals” in which she stars with Lee Minho.

When asked to choose between Jang Donggun, Hyun Bin and Yoo Ah-in as a potential partner, she answered vaguely, saying that she couldn’t really decide.

Thus when Kong Hyungjin asked if she meant that none of the actors were of her ideal type, she clarified her answer and revealed that she was currently interested in someone else, but dared not reveal who it was.

Meanwhile, “School of Youth: The Corruption of Morals” will be released on the 27th of March, and it will have elements of comedy, history and romance

Yoo Jae Suk Being Sought After SM C&C and Starship Entertainment

Yoo Jae Suk may be the most wanted man in Korea.

Not long after it was reported that he may or may not have met with YG Entertainment, it is being reported that the “Nation’s MC” is being courted by some of Korea’s top entertainment agencies.

According to several news reports, Yoo Jae Suk was contacted by Starship Entertainment (home to Sistar) and SM C&C (home to Kang Ho Dong and Shin Dong Yeob). It seems that these major companies are meeting up with him in hopes to be the lucky agency that signs a contract with the extremely popular comedian.

SM C&C has been rising up as a new but powerful entertainment agency, with famous comedians like Kang Ho Dong and famous actors such as Jang Dong Gun and Kim Na Neul ties to their name

Kim Woo Bin to join the cast members of “Friend 2″

Kim Woo Bin has confirmed to star in Friend 2, the sequel to the 2011 hit movie Friend.

Set in both 1963 and 2013, “Friend 2″ centers around three men that represent their own generations.

The film will be directed by the original director Kwak Kyung Taek and the lead character will be portrayed by Yoo Oh Sung.

In this movie, Kim Woo Bin will play the role of Sung Hoon, the secret son of Dong Soo (played by Jang Dong Gun).

Regarding his character, Kim Woo Bin expressed, “I′ve watched Friend more than 10 times because I love it so much. I can even recite all the lines of the film. I′m pressured that I′ll be appearing in the sequel to Friend, but I have faith in the director and I aim to learn a lot from the seniors on set

How Do New Hallyu Stars Stay On Top?

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It"s been ten years since "Winter Sonata" brought out the K-Drama Hallyu wave. A new wave of Hallyu is being sparked by dramas such as "My Love from the Star" and "The Heirs".

It"s been a change of guards from "Yon-Sama" Bae Yong Joon, Jang Dong Gun, Lee Byung Hun, Ryu Shi Won, Song Seung Hun, and Choi Ji Woo to Lee Min Ho, Kim Soo Hyun, Park Shin Hye, and Kim Woo Bin. Not only are the faces of Hallyu different, but today"s Hallyu stars have much more on their plate when it comes to riding the Hallyu wave.

Of course, this is not a bad thing. The international promotion of K-Drama stars has brought opportunities for actors and actresses to "tour" the Asian countries and meet the fans. After his explosion into popularity in "City Hunter," Lee Min Ho toured six cities over 3 months and met more than 60,000 fans worldwide

Soompi Weekly High Five – March Week 1

Worried you might have missed out any important news in the week of Korean entertainment? Get comfortable and ready to scroll as we go through the best news and articles of this week in music, drama, variety and fashion. In case you missed it, here is last week’s High Five.

This is your Weekly High Five!

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Kim Yuna and Ice Hockey Player Kim Won Joong Confirm Dating Rumors

Shindong Receives Military Enlistment Notice and Requests for an Extension

YG Entertainment to Open “YG Land” in California

Thief Breaks into Jang Dong Gun and Go So Young’s Villa

Actor Park Shi Hoo Caught Up in a $283,000 Lawsuit

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