Olympics Nip Slips 2013
Lee Jong-suk and Kim Woo-bin's Friendship is More Beautiful Than Ko Nam-Soon and Park Heung-Soo From "School 2013"
Lee Jong Suk and Kim Woo Bin, their friendship may have started on “School 2013,” but it didn’t stop there. Their bromance is probably one of the strongest in K-pop!. ... Read more
Members of Nine Muses express discontent at idols keeping their distance from them in "Idol Star Olympics"
In a recent interview with OSEN, the members of Nine Muses expressed their discontent in participating in the “Idol Star Olympics,” stating that majority of the male idols they met there were overwhelmingly shy and did not approach them as they would have liked.. ... Read more
EXID”s Junghwa has crowned herself the Queen of Archery with her impressive performance in the women”s archery tournament in the “Idol Star Olympics.” That”s right, the girls of EXID not only have sexy dancing by Hani, jaw-dropping singing by Solji, and catchy music but they also have Junghwa, who aimed with a bow and arrow, could take down any haters Katniss-style. . ... Read more
Actor Kim Soo-hyeon-I of the SBS drama “My Love from the Star” left Korea for Nanjing, China, yesterday to sing at the opening ceremony of the Youth Olympic Games.
He will sing alongside many other stars at the event, which will be held on Saturday. Local reports said he was offered the job because he is one of the younger generation”s favorite actors. . ... Read more
It”s been confirmed that Korean actor Kim Soo Hyun will sing the theme song at the opening ceremony of the 2014 Youth Olympics held in Nanjing, China.
On August 14th, Kim Soo Hyun already took part in the final rehearsal for the ceremony. He will sing alongside many other stars at the event, including Zhang Liang Ying, Zhang Jie and a female performer from Russia. Local reports said that he was offered the role because he is one of the youth’s favorite actors.
Kim Soo Hyun is a Hallyu star after so many hit dramas such as “Dream High”, “The moon embracing the sun, “My love from the star”… and has established a large fan base across Asia.
The Youth Olympics Games will officially begin on the 16th and last until Aug 28.
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The basketball tournament for MBC“s “Idol Star Olympics” ended on February 20 with Gangnam Lakers coming out for the gold! The team, which had Jinwoon as the captain and Jackson, Jun Woo Sung, and HISTORY”s Na Do Gyun as the members went up against the Mani Keun Jordan Team, which has Kangin as the captain and Tao, INFINITE”s L and Sungjong, BTOB”s Minhyuk and Sungjae, and MYNAME”s Insoo as members, ultimately earned the silver. . ... Read more
MBC drama “Fated to Love You” fell slightly in the ratings.
According to Nielsen Korea on the 30th, “Fated to Love You” fell 0.4% from the previous episode to 10.2%. . ... Read more
Veteran group KARA went up against the trending group A Pink in archery on the February 20 installment of MBC“s Lunar New Year”s special, “Idol Star Olympics.”
Gyuri went up first, failing quite a bit with a 2 point shot, 1 point shot, and 5 point shot, which would probably be better than what I could do, but in comparison to Eunji”s 9 point shot, 9 point shot, and 8 point shot… good game. . ... Read more
B2M Entertainment Revealed to Finish Contract With Lee Hyori Since 2013, + Still Support Her Activities
Regarding reports that Lee Hyori has become a free agent, B2M Entertainment revealed its stance.
On February 27th, Lee Hyori′s agency, B2M Entertainment′s CEO, Gil Jong Hwa, talked about the news report that said Lee Hyori′s contract with the agency has ended. “I don′t know if the meaning of free agent fits in this situation.”. ... Read more
Cube Entertainment artists recently gifted 450 sets of cube-burgers to fans who came out to support them at this year”s “Idol Star Olympics.”
4minute, B2ST, BTOB, and No Ji Hoon personally packed these delectable cube-burgers before handing them out to the fans at the filming for the program. When receiving their very own cube-burgers, fans took to Twitter to thank the artists and the label for the savory surprise. . ... Read more