Tuesday, May 29, 2012

"[NEWS] Adorable Photos of Park Minyoung from Dr. Jin Shooting Scene have been revealed!" plus 24 more

"[NEWS] Adorable Photos of Park Minyoung from Dr. Jin Shooting Scene have been revealed!" plus 24 more

[NEWS] Adorable Photos of Park Minyoung from Dr. Jin Shooting Scene have been revealed!

Posted: 29 May 2012 08:54 AM PDT

The lovely photos of actress Park Min Young on the filming scene of "Dr. JIN" were released.
In the MBC weekend drama "Dr. JIN" which premiered on May 26th, 2012, Park Min Young is playing the role of lover of Jin Hyuk (Song Seung Heon), and concurrently the hospital Yoo Mi Na.
In the photos, Park Min Young was wearing a hanbok, and set out lovely poses. Park Min Young did not forget to study the script and carry smile on her face even during break time, making the atmosphere of the shooting scene very warm.

Netizens commented on the 4 photos, "Park Min Young is beautiful even in hanbok," "The photos remind me of 'Sungkyunkwan Scandal'," "Very much looking forward to 'Dr. JIN' drama" and so on.

Source: Drama Haven

[NEWS] Han Ga In Shows Off S-Curve Body Figure!

Posted: 29 May 2012 08:38 AM PDT

The married actress Han Ga In, who become popular again after starred in MBC drama series "The Moon that Embraces the Sun", recently displayed her attractive charm through new pictorials shot in Croatia, Europe.

When shooting the pictorials for fashion brand Helmut Lang, Han Ga In showed off the never seen before S-curve body figure. The clothing of the brand is known for generous cutting and imbalance design.
In the shooting, Han Ga In was showing a mysterious charm like the heroine in the detective novel with foreign city as the background, completely captivated the crew members and passer-by.

Especially when Han Ga In was wearing a black jacket revealing waist that made people associates with bikini, the shooting crews amazed at the attractive S-curve.
In addition, it was windy during the shooting, under the situation where it's hard even to open the eyes, Han Ga In instead made use of the wind to interpret even more attractive posture, amazed the staffs.
Netizens commented, "Made public the S-curve body figure for the first time since debut," "Is it 'Yeon Woo' in 'The Moon that Embraces the Sun'?" "Is that really the body of a married woman?" and so on.

Source: Drama Haven

[NEWS] “All-Kill” On Japanese Music Sites, Tohoshinki’s New Single Is 1st On Pre-Order Site!

Posted: 29 May 2012 08:25 AM PDT

Tohoshinki's hot popularity in Japan has been proven once again, with their new single and concert DVD ranked first on the pre-order charts.

On 25 May, Tohoshinki's new single "Android" ranked first on the daily charts on major Japanese music sites including Tower Records, Mu-Mo shop and Amazon. In particular, they attracted attention for sweeping the 1st to 3rd spots on the pre-order charts for Tower Records.

"Android" is a new dance track that Tohoshinki will be releasing in Japan about a year after their previous single "Superstar". It is a song with an appeal suitable for Summer. Also, the first press releases will be available in both CD and DVD versions. The Japanese fans are anticipating it.

Aside from the new single, the concert DVD will also go on sale. The DVD includes footage from the large-scale Japanese tour which was held from January to April. It will be released in DVD and Blu-Ray versions consecutively, and will come with a poster. It has been very well-received by fans.

Meanwhile, Tohoshinki participated in the "MBS Korean Music Wave In Google" which was held in America on 21 May. They will be carrying out activities for "Android" in the near future.

Source : [BaiduTVXQ +  Dispatch Via Nate]
Translated by : dongbangdata.net

[VIDEO] Sung Shi-Kyung, parodies BIGBANG’s Fantastic Baby at his concert!

Posted: 29 May 2012 08:16 AM PDT

Famous Korean solor artist, Sung Shi-Kyung parodies idol group Big Bang's hit song Fantastic Baby during his concert.

You can watch the perfomance below.

  • "Shi-yang" 
  • "Dae-kyung" 
  • "Kyung-Ri" 
  • "Sick (Shi-K) TOP" 
  • "C-Dragon (Shi-Dragon)"

Source: jiyunglee991@YT

[EXCLUSIVE] Song Joong Ki 1st Asia Fanmeet in Singapore

Posted: 29 May 2012 08:15 AM PDT

May 27, the day Korean heartthrob Song Joong Ki held his 1st Asia Fanmeet in Singapore at Shine Auditorium.

Despite being in Singapore for the third time, Song Joong Ki was surprised by the amount of fans at his arrival and was touched by their warm greeting. He caught the audience off guard when he kick started his fanmeet by coming onstage while singing.
Check out the video of him singing during his entrance:

Throughout the fanmeet, this flower boy managed to communicate in English occasionally. "Nice to meet you. I'm Joong Ki. Thank you." and "I think Singapore is very clean and calm. Singapore's women is very pretty". He also showed his Mandarin skills with 吃饱了 (I have eaten), 好吃 (delicious), 吃饭了吗 (Have you eaten), 我爱你 (I love you) and 再见 (Goodbye).

Little Song Joong Ki had an ambition of being famous. So after entering university, he realised that he really wanted to be an actor. He recalled that he was elated about his very first filming because it was alongside Jo In Sung. Upon revisiting his old works, Song Joong Ki said that he was embarrassed by it and wished he could hide somewhere!

Nonetheless, he enjoys it, especially with those unforgettable and interesting experiences during filming. Song Joong Ki mentioned that there were many of those during Sungkyunkwan Scandal and mostly while filming with co-star Yoo Ah In.

Check out the video of the interview with Song Joongki below:

- Song Joong Ki personally went down to the audience and picked a total of 15 fans for the game sections.
- The first game was to act out one of his famous scene. The winner had the opportunity to take a polaroid with him, while the other 4 took a group polaroid with him.
- The two winners of the second game won an autographed buddy pillow and a polaroid with Song Joong Ki each. The game involved eating a bun and a candy buried in flour without the use of hands and finally, blowing a balloon and bursting it while hugging him.
- He revealed that he was very playful during his childhood years and broke many windows with stones!
- He joked with the audience by saying "Who is Kwang Soo? I don't know that man." but said he is the closest with Kwang Soo, amongst the Running Man cast members. "Kwang Soo is my friend."
- Song Joong Ki wants to try on a vampire role and he recently took it up in the upcoming movie Wolf Boy.
- When asked if he wears insoles, he replied "No, I don't have cushion."
- He has tried chilli and pepper crab and said they were delicious, along with his favourite bakkwa (BBQ pork slices).
- Fans also made a video for Joongki and he was so touched when he watched it.
- There was also a video from the Running Man members to Joongki, with their encouragement for his asia tour.
- Song Joong Ki also sang two other songs during the fanmeet and gave out roses to the audience while singing the last one.

At the end of the fanmeet, every single member of the audience got to high five with him. Fans definitely had an enjoyable and unforgettable evening with Song Joong Ki!

Check out the video of Joongki choosing his fans to play games:

Check out more pictures of the fanmeet below:

dkpopnews would like to thank Boom Korea for inviting us to Song Joongki's fanmeet in Singapore as well.

Article: Scanationsg & edited by vannie@dkpopnews
Pictures: Boom Korea, Scanationsg & dkpopnews
Video: Vannie@dkpopnews

[VIDEO] Full MV for Sunny Hill’s “Do It” revealed

Posted: 29 May 2012 07:30 AM PDT

Sunny Hill has participated in part 1 of the OST for tvN's upcoming drama 'I Love Lee Taeri'. The new OST track titled "Do It" was released on various digital sites on May 29 and the full music video for the track has been finally unveiled.

The music video features Sunny Hill's Jubi, who will be making her acting debut in the same drama, along with her fictional girl group "Apple Head" members. The video also shows highlight scenes from the drama featuring Kim Ki Bum and Park Ye Jin.

"Do It" is composed and produced by Night & Day and is characterized by a fast beat and an electronic rock guitar sound. With its powerful sound and addictive melody, it's expected to appeal to people of all ages.

[NEWS] Big Bang will not promote ‘Still Alive’ album

Posted: 29 May 2012 07:15 AM PDT

Big Bang will not hold promotional activities for their upcoming special edition album 'Still Alive'. The group will focus on its ongoing world tour '2012 Big Bang Alive Tour' instead.

On May 29, a spokesperson for Big Bang's agency, YG Entertainment, stated, "The album is like a present for fans who loved the group's fifth mini album. The group is not planning to promote the album in Korea."

Big Bang is in the midst of a series of concerts lined up in Japan. The group started their tour with shows in Nagoya and Yokohama, and plans to visit Osaka on May 31~June 3, Saitama on June 16~17 and Fukuoka on June 23~24. With Big Bang's packed concert schedule, performing in Korea seems impossible.

'Still Alive', its title song "Monster" and music video will be released on June 3 while the hard copy will be available on June 6. This mini album will include a total of nine tracks; five new songs as well as "Blue", "Bad Boy", "Fantastic Baby" and "Love Dust". The title song "Monster" was written and composed by G-Dragon.

Source: Star News

[PICTURE] Uee and Raina cheers for Lee Jang Woo and his drama ‘I Do, I Do’

Posted: 29 May 2012 06:57 AM PDT

After School's Uee and Raina showed their support for actor Lee Jang Woo and his upcoming drama, 'I Do, I Do'!

On May 29th, Raina tweeted, "In the 'Music Bank' waiting room with our pretty unnie Uee and our Lee Jang Woo oppa, who's gotten cooler these days. Tomorrow is 'I Do I Do's first episode so I'm looking forward to it! Hope it becomes a big hit, fighting!"

Raina also attached a photo with fellow member Uee and Lee Jang Woo, who are both the current MCs of KBS' 'Music Bank'. The three stars flashed victory signs while smiling brightly to the camera.

'I Do, I Do' tells the tortuous love story of workaholic Hwang Ji Ahn (Kim Sun Ah) and jobless Park Tae Kang (Lee Jang Woo) who loves to show off but romantic. The drama will premiere on May 30th, 2012.

[NEWS] Yang Hyun Suk: “Big Bang-2NE1′s new songs are 100 points out of 100 points”

Posted: 29 May 2012 06:44 AM PDT

YG Entertainment(YG)'s main pillars, Big Bang and 2NE1 are having comebacks one after another. Both the music industry and fans alike are showing a increasing amount of interest in this.

YG's CEO Yang Hyun Suk told edailystar on the 29th, "Following the release of Big Bang's new song on 3 and 6 June, 2NE1′s new album has also been confirmed for a release in June."

They're also satisfying the fans' thirst for 2NE1. With exclusive producer Teddy, 2NE1 has currently completed at least 7 songs. They are also currently in the midst of contemplating which song to set as the title track from among 3 songs. 2NE1 is planned to actively participate in broadcast activities once the album is released, and it has not been determined if a full album or a mini-album will be released.

Yang Hyun Suk also said, ""Big Bang and 2NE1 are at a point where they're most united since their debut and are in a pleasant state for doing their music." He continued, "Personally, I think I could rate both groups 100 points out of 100 points for their new songs."

"I'm more at ease especially for 2NE1. 2NE1 have always been successful with releasing good songs; With their fashion in addition to their strengths, they're a team that has already obtained recognition. Their comeback this time around is certainly worth anticipating."

Source: Naver
Translated by nyldeabcd@YGLadies.com / soh0712@YGLadies.com

[PICTURE] ‘K-Pop Star’ Park Ji Min meets Kim Bum Soo

Posted: 29 May 2012 06:31 AM PDT

SBS 'K-Pop Star' grand winner, Park Ji Min recently met up with singer Kim Bum Soo.

On May 27th, Kim Bum Soo tweeted, "Park Ji Min, the singer that I recently love the most in the entire universe, came to visit me at my concert. I was ecstatic", and attached the above photo.

Park Ji Min attended Kim Bum Soo's concert which was held in Seoul from May 25 to the 27. The young singer took a commemorative photo with the king of ballads, Kim Bum Soo.

[NEWS] Idols choose Jung YongHwa and Suzy as a King and Queen

Posted: 29 May 2012 06:18 AM PDT

For whom did idols vote as a king and queen?

On May 30 episode of MBC Every 1′s 'Weekly Idol' will unveil the Top 5 list of 'King and Queen of University Festivals'.

In order to wrap up May, the month of festival, A pink, miss A, 4minute, SISTAR, B1A4, and U-Kiss participated in the survey. It is more interesting that the ranking showed off their popularity not only recognized as King and Queen of university festivals but also proved by idols.

First of all, idols chose CNBLUE's Jung YongHwa topping him as a King in university as he attained the explosive support from female idols.

Gayoon of 4minute and Dasom of SISTAR voted for Jung Yong Hwa as King of University because of his handsome look, vocal ability and thoughtful consideration for girls.

On the other hand, male idols supported Suzy passionately. Suzy, who has become an icon of first love by appearing on the movie 'Introduction to Architecture', proved that she is the current "it girl" by topping a Queen.

Top 5 list of King and Queen chosen by idols will be air on MBC Every 1's 'Weekly Idol" at 6pm on 30th May.

Source + Photos: news.naver.com
Translated by: CebuNuna @cnbluestorm
Edit & Posted by: Camille @cnbluestorm

[NEWS] Oh Won Bin holds debut album launch event

Posted: 29 May 2012 06:05 AM PDT

Oh Won Bin, a former member of FT Island, held his first solo album launching event entitled "Wherever" on Saturday at the Shinjuku Blaze in Tokyo.

At the promotional event scheduled to mark the release of his debut Japanese album "Time To" launched on May 21, the singer sang some of past hits from "Descended From the Sky" to tracks on his new album such as "Don't Cry."

"I've been busy the past year, especially with the musical 'The Three Musketeers,'" said the boy band singer.
"Despite being away from Japan, I've been thinking about you all and have missed you so much."

In regards to his new album, Oh said that it wouldn't have been possible without the support of his Japanese fans.

"There were times of uncertainty when we were on break and were inactive. But because of your love and support, I believe that I was able to make it as a solo artist," said Oh.

By Carla Sunwoo
Source: JoongAng Daily

[NEWS] Super Junior wraps up “Super Show 4” with encore concert in Seoul

Posted: 29 May 2012 05:49 AM PDT

Super Junior held its encore concerts from May 26 to 27 at Olympic Park in Bangi-dong, eastern Seoul.

The two performances were an extension of the "Super Show 4" tour, which kicked-off in November and travelled to Osaka, Tokyo, Taipei, Singapore, Macau, Bangkok, Paris, Shanghai and Jakarta as well as an earlier performance in Seoul.

At the repeat performance, the band members dazzled fans anew by taking to the stage with individual solo acts.
"We are performing for two nights, so we should really be conserving our energy, but as per usual, I've just let myself go!" said Leeteuk, the group's leader.

More than 22,000 fans were in attendance at the 3.5 hours shows which were sold-out way ahead of time.
The band is looking to release a new album in the near future and has more international performances on its radar.

By Carla Sunwoo
Source: JoongAng Daily

[NEWS] JJ Project dominates YouTube

Posted: 29 May 2012 05:36 AM PDT

JYP Entertainment's newest talent JJ Project has showcased its force online with its music video to the track "Bounce" landing on top spots on various YouTube segments.

Although the band only made its debut on May 24, the music video to their debut song has exceeded two million hits in just one week.

The duo, which was forecasted to be the most vibrant group according to its label JYP Entertainment, managed to garner more than one million views in just two days of its video being released.

On the day of its release, the video was also fourth on the favorite segment worldwide, 10th on the most viewed and the seventh video with the most comments. Meanwhile, on YouTube Korea's portal, the video was the most viewed, most popular and most talked about.

By Carla Sunwoo
Source: JoongAng Daily

[NEWS] TOUCH reaches Japanese fans

Posted: 29 May 2012 05:23 AM PDT

Boy band TOUCH held its first "Touch First Showcase in Japan" on May 26 at the Tomb in Shibuya, Tokyo.

At the meet-and-greet showcase, the boy band sang a collection of its hit songs from "Killin' Me" and "Rockin' the Club." Individual members also showed their stuff from dance moves to powerful vocal performances.

There was also a "Hi-Touch" event at the end with fans given the chance to shake hands and pose with the band members.

The band will take a more active role in promoting itself in Japan from this point onwards.

By Carla Sunwoo
Source: JoongAng Daily

[NEWS] Kim Kang Woo reveals wife and son

Posted: 29 May 2012 05:10 AM PDT

Actor Kim Kang Woo revealed a picture of his wife and son.

He posted on his Twitter on the 28th, "Someone asked me what my 'Taste of Money' is. That person expected a grand answer from me but I said, 'Taste of money for me is when I feed my wife and son delicious things with the money I worked hard to earn'".

He continued, "That's right. There's nothing more for me. My 'Taste of Money' is always sweet like that".

In the picture he revealed was his wife feeding a fruit to his son.

Netizen's say, "She is a beauty", "She looks like Han Hye Jin", "Your son is so cute", "It's so great that you cherish your family like that" and more.

Meanwhile, Kim Kang Woo's wife, Han Moo Young is the sister of actress Han Hye Jin.

Source: hancinema

[NEWS] BoA admits to stage fright

Posted: 29 May 2012 04:57 AM PDT

Singer BoA recently admitted on an episode of KBS 2TV's "Win Win" to be aired on May 29th that she still get butterflies when performing.

BoA surprised the entire crew by saying, "I started getting stage fright when I debuted in Japan and it hasn't stopped ever since."

She added, "I felt that I'm not good enough as a singer when I held a debut showcase in Japan. Then I started getting stage fright. Some people even said that it'll take this girl at least ten years in order for her to hold a concert here."

"Ever since I was a trainee I always had trouble hitting the high notes", confesses BoA. "I'm not good at singing live so I focused more on dancing than singing when I first started training."

BoA also talked about how she tried hard to be recognized as a singer. "For me it was 20% talent, and 80% persevering hard work."

Source: Star News Daily

[NEWS] IU to reveal exact weight and height on ‘Strong Heart’

Posted: 29 May 2012 04:44 AM PDT

Singer IU will be revealing her actual weight and height in the upcoming episode of 'Strong Heart' to be aired on May 29th.

IU is known for her petite and cute size. However, it seems many underestimate her frame, as many articles were being written about how she looks like a starved child.

She stated, "Earlier before I lost a lot of weight and an article appeared stating that I had a malnourished body. However I am not that skinny now."

"I even posted my real weight and height on Twitter to calm my fans' worries, but no one believed me", the singer added.

To comfort her worrying fans, IU decided to get herself measured during the recording. She decided to step onto the scale to the surprise of the audience.

Source: Naver

[PICTURE] Kim Sun Ah shows luxurious image for ‘I Do I Do’

Posted: 29 May 2012 04:31 AM PDT

Actress Kim Sun Ah made a sidewalk in Seoul feel like a luxurious runway.

On May 29th, stills of Kim Sun Ah taken during a shoot in the new MBC drama "I Do, I Do" were released.

In the picture, Kim Sun Ah is wearing sunglasses with a loose white knitted top and a cool looking cobalt-colored pair of pants.

Taking on the role of shoe designer Hwang Ji An, Kim Sun Ah is drinking coffee with her friend from high school Bong Joon Hee (Kim Hye Eun). She has the 'uptown' atmosphere about her and looks like she's from New York.

Kim Sun Ah said about her character, "Hwang Ji An may seem like a woman with a fancy career like Carrie from 'Sex and the City' but actually she's not. She is a woman who works to survive in the Korean society as a successful career woman."

Meanwhile, "I Do, I Do" challenges the typical mind of Korean people about having to meet prince charming to figure out the messed up life of a woman in her mid-30s.

Hwang Ji An, a workaholic and Park Tae Kang (Lee Jang Woo) who is jobless fall in love in this drama. To be aired on the 30th.

Source: hancinema

[PICTURE] Han Ji Min’s Sister Has Beauty that Blushes Celebrity with Shame

Posted: 29 May 2012 04:18 AM PDT

The biological elder sister of actress Han Ji Min become a topic.

Recently an an Internet message board, a message with the title of 'Elder sister which very similar to Han Ji Min' was posted, and a photo was uploaded.

In the published photo, Han Ji Min and her sister tied the hair similarly, and smiled magnificently. Han Ji Min and her sister look very similar as a whole, they have delicate and pretty face, translucent skin and sexy lips.

The photo was shot when Han Ji Min was interviewed by a popular magazine. At that time, not only her elder sister, even the mother has become a topic for having the same dignified beauty.

Netizens commented, "The two persons are very beautiful," "It's still Han Ji Min who is more beautiful," "Is elder sister also wants to become artist?" and so on.

Source: StyleM via dramahaven

[PICTURE] Intimate Photos of Park Yoochun & Han Ji Min Resemble Real Lover

Posted: 29 May 2012 04:05 AM PDT

On May 27th, 2012, Han Ji Min uploaded the photos of her with JYJ member Park Yoochun on her Facebook account, and wrote, "Let's laugh, we now, happy cube sugar. Under the coconut tree at tropical beach."

In the photos, Park Yoochun and Han Ji Min were posing lovely as if kids, provoking laughter. Later, they took the photo with Park Yuchun held the shoulder of Han Ji Min, showing sweet smile, and very photogenic.

The background of the photos is the photo board that debuted in the episode 5 of recently concluded SBS drama "Rooftop Prince". The photo board is a gift from Park Yoochun to Han Ji Min.

Netizens commented on the photos, "They look really matching with each other, very misleading," "Miss Crown Prince, too bad it's not extended," "Very photogenic, like a picture," and so on.

Source: dramahaven

[PICTURE] Park Yoochun from crown prince to chic city boy

Posted: 29 May 2012 03:52 AM PDT

JYJ member Park Yoochun returned with the image of chic casual city boy.

On May 25th, 2012, Park Yoochun wrote on his Twitter account, "Today finished shooting," and uploaded a photo.

In the photo, Park Yoochun sat in the car, wore a large-frame sunglasses, his face without a smile. The cool expression created the atmosphere that was completely different from feeling gave by his character Lee Gak in the drama. The 180-degree change attracted a lot of female fans.

In addition, Park Yoochun was praised by many viewers for his acting in recently concluded "Rooftop Prince"

Source: dramahaven

[PICTURE] Jang Geun Suk “Love Rain” Ending Thought: Feel Very Happy

Posted: 29 May 2012 03:39 AM PDT

On May 29th, 2012, the management agency of Jang Geun Suk announced through Twitter, "The shooting of final episode of 'Love Rain' completed successfully. From last fall to this spring, spent a very happy time because of Seo In Ha and Seo Joon. Very grateful to the actors who worked hard during the period and the fans who have been always supporting him. Jang Geun Suk will meet again with a even better look! Goodbye!" And photos were uploaded.

In the published photos, Jang Geun Suk posed a V sign with both hands, smiled gloriously, the combination of black jacket and white shirt displaying the charm of fashionable men.

Netizens commented on the photos, "You've worked hard during this period," "Do rest," "The bright smile is very cute," "Through 'Love Rain', I also spent a very happy time" and so on.

Source: dramahaven

[NEWS] “Gak-Ha Couple” Park Yu Chun & Han Ji Min to Rest After CF Shooting

Posted: 29 May 2012 03:26 AM PDT

The similar pace of Park Yoochun and Han Ji Min who are well loved as the "Gak-Ha couple" in SBS's "Rooftop Prince" attracted attention.

After the end of the drama, and after completing crazily the CF shooting that was accumulated during the period, the two persons are scheduled to travel as a way of relaxing. In the 3 months period up until the final episode on May 24th, 2012, there was not even 1 day of rest, so they prepared the "must rest" plan in short period of time.

Park Yoochun suffered some consequences due to a car accident during filming, so has made an appointment to go to hospital for check up. Although part of the reason is because the hard drama filming process, but before then he has planned to adjust himself. Because of the world tour concert of the boy band JYJ which began continuously from this year, Yoochun's physical strength has declined. An official of Park Yoochun's management agency, C-Jes, said, "Plan to slowly rest and take care of health."

Then he plans to travel abroad in early June. It's the same for Han Ji Min, who also plans to travel in the near future. Although the destination and time are not yet determined due to busy schedule of CF shooting, but it's reported that she plans to travel around mid June to recover from fatigue.

Source: Donga via dramahaven

[VIDEO] Gang Kiz releases “Honey Honey” dance version

Posted: 29 May 2012 03:13 AM PDT

Core Contents Media's latest girl group Gang Kiz finally made their debut with new title track "Honey Honey" from first mini-album 'We Became Gang'.

After releasing the two-part music videos which was personally edited by T-ara's Hyomin and director Cha Eun Taek, Gang Kiz unveiled the dance version music video for title track "Honey Honey".

Check out the video below!