Posts Tagged ‘Lee Jin’

Monday Kiz’s Lee Jin Sung Joined by Former Member’s Mother as He Signs in for Military Service

Monday Kiz star Lee Jin Sung has begun his military service. The singer posed for pictures in front of an army base in Uijeongbu, a city to the north of Seoul, where he will be begin basic training.

It was an emotional day for Lee Jin Sung, who was accompanied to the training camp by the mother of deceased former member Kim Min Su, who died in 2008. Kim Min Su’s mother even prepared a special meal for Lee Jin Sung before seeing him off at the gates.

Lee Jin Sung and Kim Min Su were the founding members of Monday Kiz, who began as a duo, making their debut with the album “Bye Bye Bye” in 2005. Following Kim Min Su’s death in 2008, the group went on hiatus, before reforming as a trio in 2010 with new members Han Seung Hee and Lim Han Byeul.

About 50 fans gathered at the gate to catch a glance of Lee Jin Sung, who paused to say, “I will do my best as a Korean man in the military

Monday Kiz’ Lee Jin Sung quietly enlists in military today

Monday Kiz' member Lee Jin Sung quietly enlists as an active duty soldier today with a 'heavy heart'.

On the day of his enlistment, he left a message on his twitter saying, "My heart definitely feels heavy as I go during this sad and unfortunate time. Still I want to say my farewell.. I will enlist. See you soon til we meet again~!"

At 2PM today, Lee Jin Sung is going to enlist in 306 Uijeongbu, Gyeonggido.

Good luck and we will wait for you Lee Jin!

Monday Kiz’ leader Lee Jin Sung to enlist today

Monday Kiz"s leader Lee Jin Sung gave his farewell before his enlistment later today.

The singer shared, "My heart feels heavy for leaving during this sorrowful and troubled time. But I felt like I should give my farewell.. I will enlist. Until the day we meet again, see you soon~!"

Lee Jin Sung will enlist as an active-duty soldier into the 306 battalion in Uijeongbu, Gyeonggido on the 22nd at 2 PM KST.

Best of luck to to Lee Jin Sung!

Korea’s Favorite Actor Ryu Seung Ryong Poses For A Funny Yet Charismatic Pictorial in “First Look”

Everybody’s favorite actor Ryu Seung Ryong recently posed for a First Look pictorial just before the release of his new movie “The Target.”

Through this pictorial, the actor showed various comical as well as his well-known charismatic expressions.

Netizens and fans who saw the pictures commented, “This is so Ryu Seung Ryong. Dirty but sexy,” “How can we not love him,” “His pictorial pictures are always so funny.”

Ryu Seung Ryong began his acting career in early 2000s but rose to fame after his starring role in the blockbuster movie “All About My Wife” in being the “dirty-sexy neighbor” and in “War of the Arrows.” He subsequently became more loved through his role in “Masquerade” and in early 2013, “Miracle in Cell No

2000Won to make official debut with mini album

2000Won, a male duo from “K-pop Star 2,” held their debut stage in Gwanghwamun, Seoul.

On April 11th, 2000Won had a showcase introducing their first mini album “Don’t Like Seoul Anymore,” at KT Olleh Square in Gwanghwamun who used to attract attention from viewers with their fun lyrics and new style of melody. The title song of the duo consists of rapper Kim Ildo and vocal Kim Hyobin, is also “Don’t Like Seoul Anymore” just like the album title and the song is about feeling emptiness after a break-up. Along with the title, seven songs such as “Beautiful,” “Tonight,” “Lighter than a feather,” and more are also included in the new album. Renowned producer Choi Minhyuk, who has worked with veteran K-pop singers including Deux, R.ef, Yoo Seungjoon, Kim Bumsoo, Kim Jongguk and Ailee, led the producing of the album

Which Korean dramas and movies will take off this year?

Ongoing SBS dramas Three Days and God’s Gift – 14 Days are currently getting positive reviews and feedbacks from the viewers.

God’s Gift – 14 Days revolves around a story of a mother, Kim Soo Hyun, (Lee Bo Young) who tries to save her daughter, Saet Byul, (Kim Yoo Bin) as she goes back in time and was given 14 days to change her daughter’s fate. A former detective, Ki Dong Chan, (Cho Seung Woo) joins in to search for Saet Byul’s murderer and desperately helps Soo Hyun to change her daughter’s fate. As they go through investigations, shocking revelations were unveiled. Soo Hyun and Dong Chan need to accomplish everything in rush as their time decreases and changing the fate becomes complicated. The thrill rises and the plot comes up to its climax as Soo Hyun and Dong Chan continue to search who’s behind Saet Byul’s death

Clara’s Plans to Set Up Her Own Company May Lead to Potential Legal Issues

Clara might be getting into some legal issues regarding her management after announcing her intentions to start her own company.

For the time being, Clara’s aunt Han Young Ah is helping her with her management and spoke with MBC Star on March 25. “Clara’s contract with her previous agency, Martinkyle has expired. Rather than being in a big company, Clara will start her own company with the help from her father Lee Seung Kyu,” she said.

However, a particular news agency reported that there are still financial issues that remain with the agency that Clara was in before Martinkyle, which may become a potential problem. According to the report, after Clara joined Martinkyle on June of 2013 for a contracted term of three years and four months, Martinkyle was supposed to send 10 million won per month for a total of 400 million won to Clara’s previous agency

Tyra Banks gives a modeling lesson to Hwang Shin Hye’s daughter

American celebrity Tyra Banks took the contestants of her survival program “America’s Next Top Model” to Korea on March 21st.

During their filming at Kwang Hwa Moon in Jong Ro, Seoul on March 24th, Tyra Banks gave a modeling lesson to Lee Jin Yi, a daughter of veteran model Hwang Shin Hye.

The “America’s Next Top Model” Korean special will be aired on April 8th. Stay tuned!



Miss J Alexander Declares Himself the Newest Member of BTOB

America’s Next Top Model‘s” catwalk guru and model mentor, Miss J Alexander, got to meet K-Pop boy band BTOB and declared that he was their newest member.

On March 25, Miss J Alexander tweeted a photo he took with the group and wrote, “I’m now the new K-Pop boy band member of B2B [sic].” In the both Miss J Alexander and the members of BTOB raise their hands and make excited photos in a group photo.

Miss J Alexander and the contestants of “America’s Next Top Model” cycle 21 (21?!) recently flew to South Korea to film for the show. While in the country, the contestants had a photo shoot modelling luxury brand MCM (you can see the photos here for a limited time) and had a dance contest judged by BtoB.

Noona happened to be at the place where they were filming the dance contest and snapped this photo of Miss J Alexander giving the crowd a fabulous pose

Tyra Banks to Coach Actress Hwang Shin Hye’s Model Daughter Lee Jin Yi

American supermodel and TV personality Tyra Banks has been reported to be coaching Lee Jin Yi, daughter of Hwang Shin Hye.

On March 24, Lee Jin Yi filmed with the “America’s Next Top Model” team at the Kyung Bok Palace in Seoul.

It is said that Tyra Banks was warm and friendly to Lee Jin Yi as they worked together, creating a nice filming atmosphere.

Tyra Banks and the “America’s Next Top Model” crew arrived in Korea on March 21 and have gone around various places in Seoul to carry out different kinds of missions.

This filming is for the upcoming season of “America’s Next Top Model – Korea” and will air in the States this coming August.

Lee Jin Yi caught the eye of the public over the past couple of years as she matured into a chic-looking teenager