Lee Dong Wook is reported to be in talks to star as the male lead in the upcoming KBS 2TV drama “Iron Man“.
A broadcast insider told Osen on August 8, “Lee Dong Wook is in the last stages of confirming his casting as the male lead. He and the producers are discussing the casting in a positive light, and as long as there are no unexpected changes, he will be starring in the drama.”
Shin Se Kyung might also be starring opposite Lee Dong Wook as the female lead. It was previously reported that she and and Ji Sung were in talks to star in the drama....
Fans of Korea”s most loved girl group, Girls Generation, will soon have a new way to spend quality time with some of their idols. Three members of the nine-member group are taking part in the new On Style cable channel reality show “The Taetiseo.”
“The Tatiseo,” also called TTS, is the name of a sub unit girl group that Girls Generation”s Taeyeon, Tiffany and Seohyun formed in 2012. Their mini-album “Twinkle” became the highest charting k-pop act on the Billboard 200....
During the press conference for the upcoming tvN drama “My Secret Hotel” on August 14 at the Imperial Palace Hotel in Nonhyundong, Nam Goong Min was asked to compare his co-star Yoo In Na to his “We Got Married” partner, Hong Jin Young.
Yoo In Na said, “I was curious about the two male leads from the very beginning. I was satisfied when I heard they would be Jin Yi Han and Nam Goong Min. I”ve always liked these actors. After meeting them, I saw that they took on their character better than I expected.” ...
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Part 1 (1 – 10) Part 2 (11 – 20) Part 3 (21 – 30)
Here comes another 10 pretty KPop idols, have a look at the list below:
Part 4 (31 – 40)
31. Tia (Chocolat)
32. Bomi (APink)
33. Mina (AOA)
34. Nara (Hello Venus)
35. Jessica (Girls” Generation)
36. Sunhwa (Secret)
37. Hyemi (9Muses)
38 Gyuri (KARA)
39. Lizzy (After School)
40. Sulli (f(x))
Final part coming soon, who do you think should be included in the list?...
Saturdays are about to get funnier now that comedian Jo Se Ho (32) has joined the fixed panel of SBS” “Star King”!
SBS stated on August 14 that the comedian, who also stars in the reality series “Roommate“, has joined the variety show. The network said, “With MC Kang Ho Dong, “Star King” will meet viewers with a newly organized panel… Jo Se Ho is set to join “Star King” as a fixed member.” ...
As we watch our favorite K-dramas, it can be hard to imagine anyone else acting in the starring roles. However, some of the biggest K-dramas could have been very different if they had gone with their initial casting choices. Here are a few big K-dramas that had very different casting possibilities:
1. Jang Geun Suk instead of Lee Min Ho in Boys over Flowers
That’s right. The role of Jun Pyo almost went to Jang Geun Suk, but he rejected it in favor of his role in Beethoven Virus. It’s possible that the popularity of Boys over Flowers encouraged Jang Geun Suk to take the lead in You’re Beautiful. ...
Kim Tae Hee, Kim Woobin, Bada, Lee Yoon Ji, and more participate in star-studded tribute video and song for Pope Francis"s papal visit
South Korea”s biggest stars have gathered to record a song dedicated to Pope Francis” 1st Papal visit in 25 years.
36 of the brightest actors, athletes, entertainers, singers, and more participated in the video and recording of the song titled “Koinonia”, a Greek word which means “communion”. It is composed by Noh Young-Shim and produced by Won Dong-Yeon. The video was recorded in Cathedral of Myeongdong in Seoul.
Some of the celebrities who participated are Ahn Seong Gi, Kim Hee Ae, Kim Tae Hee, Kim HaNeul, Kim In Jung, Kim Kang Woo, Lee Yoon Ji, Kim Woo Bin, Park Jin Joo, Yoo Hae Jung, Hong Dae Seong, Ryu Si Hyun, ballerina Kim Ju Won, KBS announcer Hwang Jeong Min, Park Seung Hee, and more....
ZE:A Leader Moon Junyoung Reveals Changes to Star Empire Contract, Urges Agencies to Treat K-Pop Idols Better
Following a series of tweets detailing his struggles and mistreatment as an idol by Star Empire CEO Shin Joo Hak, ZE:A leader Moon Junyoung (Lee Ho) shed some light as to what went down during discussions with the agency.
It seems like Star Empire, ZE:A’s agency, will now be going through some big changes, starting with the management of the agency and specific contractual terms. Junyoung also urges agencies to resolve any issues with their artists internally, calling for better treatment of idols in the industry. ...
With the Hallyu wave spreading all around Asia, many celebrities from South Korea have gained additional popularity from such nations as Taiwan, Philippines, Japan, China, and more. Though China has Facebook and YouTube restricted, their Chinese version of Twitter – Weibo – has been an alternative source for K-Pop stars to interact with their fans.
MBC Star designed a chart showcasing the top 10 Korean celebrities with the most followers in China via Weibo accounts. Created by Lee Jooyoung, the image shows a bar graph with the ten most popular stars through Weibo floating above their numbers, in which the top criteria includes the highest number of 250,000 followers. ...
We released a list of 8 Bikini Photos that of K-Pop Idols That Went Viral and the list was so popular amongst our readers, we decided to make another! Check out some of the most viral bikini summer photos that have gone viral both in Korea and internationally amongst K-Pop fans!
2. AOA Jimin
3. Miss A – Min
4. Lee Hyori