Posts Tagged ‘Lee Min Ho’

The K-Drama Do-Over: Which Stars Did And Should Reunite


Two new dramas are reuniting actors with proven onscreen chemistry. "Hotel King" reunited Lee Dong Wook and Lee Da Hae, who previously starred together in "My Girl."

The upcoming "Joseon Shooter" will reunite Lee Jun Ki and Nam Sang Mi, who co-starred in "The Time Between Dog and Wolf."

It won"t be the first time two actors had more than one chance to charm audiences. For example, So E Hyun and her fiancé In Kyo Jin were in two dramas together before they moved beyond friendship and into love.

Kim Nam Gil and Son Ye Jin were tragic first loves in "Shark" but the actors got to have a more fun relationship playing comrades in the film "Pirates."

And how about Bae Soo Bin and Han Hyo Joo. They appeared together in "Shining Inheritance" and "Dong Yi

K-Drama Actors Who Wanted To Quit Acting But We’re Glad They Didn’t


Acting is not easy. Besides the long hours and hard work, actors must face criticism from the press and drama fans.

It requires a certain amount of self-confidence just to succeed, even when you are gifted with good looks and charm. So it"s not surprising that some successful k-drama actors have considered quitting

Choi Jin Hyuk has been outspoken about how dramatically his career has turned around in the last year. He went through a period of depression and anxiety that made him consider whether he ought to quit acting.

"I felt like I was being pushed off the cliff," he said. But things began to change after I took the role "Gu Family Book."

His remarkable portrayal of the mountain spirit Wol Ryung led to his getting another role in the hit "The Heirs" with Lee Min Ho and Park Shin Hye

Lee Min Ho’s Representatives Respond To His Non-Appearance In A Beijing Show


Beijing fans were disappointed to find out that Lee Min Ho did not appear during a recent motor show; however, it turns out that he was not invited in the first place.

Lee Min Ho"s non-appearance in the recent Beijing Motor Show drew negative opinion from fans who came to see him during the event. As such, Starhaus Entertainment responded to the allegations by saying, "Lee Min Ho was not invited to the Beijing Motor Show."

"Please do not misunderstand. From the start, he wasn"t supposed to participate in the event. Currently, Lee Min Ho is filming the movie "Gangnam Blues", and his schedule did not permit him to visit his fans in China," the representatives added.

To save the actor from future misjudgment, the company said, "Fans will be informed on Lee Min Ho"s official activities in China through his Weibo account only

Lee Min Ho Ranks Number 1 For Taiwan’s ’2014 Asian God’ Polls

Hallyu star Lee Min Ho has been ranked number 1 for Taiwan"s "2014 Asian God" polls. 

Other stars on the poll included EXO Kris and actor Kim Soo Hyun and gained much attention.

This poll was taken from January 26 and Lee Min Ho ranked first for the poll with 10,013,151 votes.

Lee Min Ho received huge popularity in China due to his role in the popular drama, "The Heirs."

The Chinese media revealed that in order to be considered as this "Asian God", they had to have good features as well as talent. After finding out the Lee Min Ho had topped the polls, they stated that he had long legs and was suitable for the the number 1 position for the polls.

K-Pop and the Hallyu could be seen in this poll as 5 of the top 10 people were K-pop idols and actors

Lee Min Ho’s Agency Responds to Claims Regarding Appearance at Beijing Motor Show

Actor Lee Min Ho has been accused of not participating in the Beijing Motor Show as planned, and now his agency has come forward with an official statement.

His agency Starhaus announced through their official Weibo, “Lee Min Ho was not invited to the Beijing Motor Show. Please do not misunderstand. As you know, Lee Min Ho is currently filming a movie. After it finishes, we will inform you about his Chinese activities through our Weibo.”

Recent reports by the Chinese media claim that the actor did not appear at the motor show, unlike what was originally planned. They claim that numerous fans came to the show, only to find out that Lee Min Ho was not present, causing the fans to express their frustration and disappointment over the situation. At the booth of a recently released car, a worker revealed, “Lee Min Ho is the spokesperson of this model

Understanding K-Drama: What Are They Drinking?

Social events that involve drinking are often featured in k-dramas. Whether it"s a celebration after work or a first meeting with a prospective father-in-law, you can expect k-drama characters to share a few glasses of some alcoholic beverage.

Are the dramas accurate in portraying how much people drink?

Yes, says a recent Euromonitor survey. South Koreans drink on average more than people of any other nationality. And while soju is the most popular drink in k-dramas, other varieties of alcohol are consumed.

Someone drinks soju in almost every k-drama and we"ve written about soju scenes before. This clear colorless drink serves as a vehicle for the kind of confessions a character might not make when sober or as an excuse for a piggyback ride. You may remember the scene in "Personal Taste" when a very drunk Son Ye Jin announces very loudly to everyone in the restaurant that Lee Min Ho"s character is gay

Lee Min Ho, “I Didn’t Get Invited To Motor Show In China”


Actor Lee Min Ho explained the rumors that he did not show up on the Beijing motor show. Actor Lee Min Ho"s agency Star Haus entertainment said, "The agency is making the notice for the fans. Actor Lee Min Ho was not invited to the Beijing motor show. Please do not misunderstand any rumors around this." The statement added, "As you know, actor Lee Min Ho is currently filming the movie Kang Nam Blues. For his future activities in China, we will notify you through Weibo." Previously, a few Chinese newspapers reported that actor Lee Min Ho did not show up on the Beijing motor show. The fans who thought actor Lee Min Ho would show up on the Beijing motor show, which is the biggest motor show in China, visited the show in the hopes of meeting him, and went back home angry at realizing that Lee Min Ho was not there. One host in the Beijing motor show lured the fans saying the car in his booth is the model that actor Lee Min Ho advertises, and then said "Unfortunately actor Lee Min Ho could not come to the show today," and disappointed the fans

Lee Min Ho Denies Being Invited to Beijing Motorshow

Lee Min Ho"s agency defended their position against the accusation that Lee Min Ho did not show up to the Beijin Motorshow event, which he was rumored to attend.

Lee Min Ho"s agency Star House stated on their official Weibo: "This is an official statement of the agency: Lee Min Ho was never invited to the Beijing Motorshow. We hope that there are no misunderstandings". They continued, "As you all know, Lee Min Ho is currently filming his new movie. We will announce his further schedules through Weibo".

Chinese media had previously reported that Lee Min Ho had failed to show up to the Beijing Motorshow. Chinese fans, who had turned up to the event at the news of Lee Min Ho"s presence, had been furious after being met by a mere video greeting from him. Half the crowd left the event when it became apparent that Lee Min Ho would not be attending

Lee Min Ho explains why he was not present at the Beijing motor show

A report recently went out from the Chinese press that Lee Min Ho was not present at the Beijing motor show by his own choice to the great disappointment of his fans who attended the event expecting to see him.

One booth was reported to have introduced a new car and publicized it with, "Lee Min Ho does advertisement for this model," and then disappointed the fans by saying, "Unfortunately, Lee Min Ho did not come here." Upon seeing just his greeting through a video, the fans became angry and about half of the audience left the booth.

It had been falsely going around online that he would be present at the Beijing motor show, so people came to the misunderstanding that Lee Min Ho had stood up his fans. 

SEE ALSO: Lee Min Ho says goodbye to fans in China before leaving for "Gangnam Blues" filming

Eventually, his agency Starhaus Entertainment had to speak up regarding this incident and gave a simple explanation through the official Weibo account, "Lee Min Ho did not receive an invitation to the Beijing motor show this time

Kim Soo Hyun Brought Thousands Of Fans To Chinese Motor Show

Actor Kim Soo Hyun attracted approximately 8,000 fans just to see him in 2014 Beijing Motor Show event.

The actor has been signed as the promotional model for Hyundai at the auto show. Despite the delay, fans were still present to show their support for the actor.

Even though he only stayed for a few minutes, but he made time to give some photo ops and make his remarks to all the fans who joined the event.

Not only did Kim So Hyun have something for his fans but also for the fans of fellow Korean actor and Kia promotional model Lee Min Ho who sent his video message.