Wednesday, August 14, 2013

"Cast of ‘Medical Top Team’ receive medical training" plus 24 more

"Cast of ‘Medical Top Team’ receive medical training" plus 24 more

Cast of ‘Medical Top Team’ receive medical training

Posted: 14 Aug 2013 07:33 AM PDT

The cast members of upcoming MBC TV Wed-Thu drama 'Medical Top Team' headed to the hospital for medical training ahead of filming.

'Medical Top Team' is about a top team of doctors and surgeons who are outstanding in their fields. In preparation, cast members including Kwon Sang Woo, Jung Ryeo Won, Ju Ji Hoon, SHINee's Minho, Oh Yeon Seo gathered at Severance Hospital in Shinchon, Seoul to receive the medical training.

All the actors skillfully participated in the practice and learn stuff like Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) from professional doctors. Although it was their first time in the medical field, they acted like professionals which earned praise from real doctors.

'Medical Top Team' will air sometime this October after the conclusion of currently airing drama, 'Two Weeks'.

Lee Min Jung stuns as a beautiful bride in ‘ELLE’

Posted: 14 Aug 2013 07:00 AM PDT

Actress Lee Min Jung glammed up in a beautiful wedding gown in a photo shoot for the September issue of fashion magazine 'ELLE'.

The actress recently tied the knot with actor Lee Byung Hun at the Grand Hyatt Hotel on August 10. Despite her tight schedule for her wedding, Lee Min Jung still manage to find time for the photo shoot and showed off her beautiful image as a bride-to-be.

According to a staff member, Lee Min Jung looked stunning in haute couture dress and jewelries from luxury brands. She also used various props, tried out different poses and lead the photoshoot.

Brian Joo is coming back with a new single

Posted: 14 Aug 2013 06:30 AM PDT

Singer Brian Joo is gearing up to make his long-awaited music comeback!

On August 12, Brian's agency posted on its official Twitter, "Brian is currently working on a new album at a studio in Bangbae-dong. Please show him a lot of warm cheers."

Attached the post is a photo of Brian sitting on a sofa while playing Rubik's Cube. He is probably taking a short break as his lyrics sheets can still be found lying down on the floor.

According to the agency, Brian is set to release the single "Pretty Woman" as part of 'The Artist Diary Project' by Rainbow Bridge Agency. The single will be available online on August 21st.

IU to make a comeback in Korea and Japan

Posted: 14 Aug 2013 06:02 AM PDT

Singer IU will make simultaneous comeback in Korea and Japan next month.

According to Loen Entertainment, IU is set to wrap up filming for her KBS 2TV weekend drama 'You Are the Best Lee Soon Shin', and is targeting a local comeback sometime next month with a brand new album. Exact details about her comeback date or album's concept are yet to be revealed.

Also, IU's official Japanese website announced that IU's third Japanese single "Monday Afternoon" will roll out on September 11th, which includes another original Japanese track "Follow The Moon". The title track of the same name will be produced by legendary producers HIRO and Jimmy Jam & Terry Lewis who collaborated on IU's first Japanese mini-album.

‘No Breathing’ reveals stills of Lee Jong Suk and Seo In Guk in the Philippines

Posted: 14 Aug 2013 05:38 AM PDT

Hot actors Lee Jong Suk and Seo In Guk gave fans another sneak peek at their most anticipated movie, 'No Breathing'.

The production team of the movie released photos of filming that were taken at Davao Beach in the Philippines. The stars and crew recently headed to the Philippines to shoot the last scenes of the movie from August 6 to 13.

The photos feature the two fiery swimming competitors, Won Il (Seo In Guk) and Woo Sang (Lee Jong Suk). The scene will be depicting emotional change from off season training, and the two swimmers showed melancholy looks, expressing different frustrations.

'No Breathing' is a story about swimming competition, and depicts the friendship and rivalry between two national team representatives. The film which also stars Girls' Generation's Yuri, is scheduled to be released later in 2013.

EXO’s Baekhyun sings Korean national anthem at the Korea-Peru soccer match

Posted: 14 Aug 2013 05:17 AM PDT

EXO's Baekhyun sang the Korea's National Anthem at the soccer match between Korea and Peru.

On August 14, Korea held a friendly match against Peru at the Suwon World Cup Arena to celebrate the 50 years of diplomatic relations between the two countries. During the opening, EXO's Baekhyun stood in front of the crowd and sang the Korean national anthem.

Check it out below:

KARA’s Goo Hara gets sporty and sexy for K-SWISS

Posted: 14 Aug 2013 05:00 AM PDT

Currently gearing up for a music comeback, KARA's Goo Hara gets sporty and sexy in her latest pictorial for the Fall/Winter collection of sports brand K-SWISS.

Goo Hara recently participated in a photoshoot at a studio in Namyangju, Kyeongkido to present new products of sports brand K-SWISS 'Court Style'. Donning her casual outfits and shoes, she expressed both sporty and sexy charms by showing off her voluptuous body line, and flawless and shapely legs.

Check out more photos below:

BoA brings happy virus to the set of ‘Expect Dating’

Posted: 14 Aug 2013 04:29 AM PDT

Female soloist BoA showed off her free spirit charms at the filming set of the upcoming KBS drama, 'Expect Dating'.

The production team of BoA's debut drama recently revealed stills of BoA showing off her lovely charms on the filming set. In the photos, the star is shown wearing a raincoat while making silly poses and big smiles.

Despite the long hours of shooting, BoA kept her enthusiasm and smile, and also spread her 'happy virus' to everyone at the film set.

'Expect Dating' will be created as a special drama to be aired by the KBS. BoA will play the role of Joo Yeon Ae, a woman clumsy in love and always ends up dating a bad guy. She will be working with Choi Daniel and ZE:A's Siwan.

Wonder Girls’ Sohee shines in new stills for ‘Happy Rose Day’

Posted: 14 Aug 2013 03:57 AM PDT

Wonder Girls' Sohee shines even with her casual looks in the latest still cuts for the upcoming KBS drama special 'Happy Rose Day'.

Sohee will be starring in her first leading role on the special one-act drama 'Happy Rose Day', which will premiere on August 14th. Sohee will be playing the lead role of Areum who works at her mother's flower shop, and has dreams of becoming an actress.

In the latest stills, Sohee is shown delivering flowers while riding on a scooter. She is wearing a casual white T-shirt and shorts to look comfortable and her slender body stands out.

'Happy Rose Day' will premiere later today on the 14th at 11:10 PM KST.

M.I.B takes it cool in practice video for “Men In Black”

Posted: 14 Aug 2013 03:26 AM PDT

Hip-hop group M.I.B or "Most Incredible Busters" have just released a practice video for their latest single, "Men In Black".

While the choreography includes minimal moves, M.I.B members just showcase their cool and charming moves as they feel the beat and throw some charismatic rapping.

Check out the clip below:

ZE:A reveals dance practice video for “The Ghost of Wind”

Posted: 14 Aug 2013 03:14 AM PDT

Having already kickstarted a new round of promotions, ZE:A is now treating fans to a dance practice video for latest title track, "The Ghost of Wind".

"The Ghost of Wind" is of the house dance genre and was written by well known K-pop composer and producer Double Sidekick. In a black and white effect , ZE:A members showcase their synchronized choreography and upgraded performance.

Check out the clip below:

Super Junior mesmerizes Taiwan with ‘Super Show 5’

Posted: 14 Aug 2013 12:00 AM PDT

Idol group Super Junior landed in Taiwan and mesmerized 30,000 fans with their successful 'Super Show 5' concert.

From August 10-12, the Super Junior World Tour 'Super Show 5 in Taipei' was held at the Taipei Arena before 30,000 fans. The members performed 27 songs including their hits "Mr. Simple", "Sorry, Sorry", "Bonamana", "Sexy, Free & Single" and more along with special unit performances.

Super Junior is one of the most popular K-pop stars in Taiwan. They previously ranked 1st on the Taiwanese music chart KKBOX for 121 weeks straight, establishing the longest first rank throughout the history of this chart. The group's concert also achieved the biggest number of audiences of foreign singer and the shortest sold-out throughout the history of Taiwan.

Meanwhile, Super Junior will continue their world tour at Shanghai, China at Mercedes Benz Arena.

B2ST heats up the finale of Japan’s Zushi Festival

Posted: 13 Aug 2013 11:30 PM PDT

B2ST gave an explosive finale performance at the MTV's Zushi Festival.

Zushi Festival is held from August 9th to 11th at Japan's Kanagawa Prefecture, and B2ST served up thrilling performances as the closing act on the last day.

The group performed its latest single "Shadow", as well as previous hits "Fiction" and "Beautiful Night", and won a lot of applause from the 10,000 fans for their amazing vocals. The members also interacted with them wittily with fluent Japanese.

Meanwhile, B2ST is currently busy promoting their second full-length album and title track "Shadow".

Han Hye Jin bids tearful goodbye on ‘Healing Camp’

Posted: 13 Aug 2013 11:00 PM PDT

Actress Han Hye Jin, who has spent two years as one of the three hosts on SBS talk show 'Healing Camp', shed tears as she gave her goodbye on her final episode.

On August 13, Han Hye Jin officially left her MC position on 'Healing Camp'. After receiving a congratulatory bouquet from Lee Kyung Kyu, the actress who was overcome by emotions said in tears, "I didn't have a hard time and I know I am lacking. But I thank everyone for all the love and support."

Han Hye Jin added, "No matter where I may be, I will be the person who send the energy of healing. I will try to show better performance as an actress in the future, and show an even better side of me to everyone."

Meanwhile, Han Hye Jin is currently in England with her husband Ki Sung Yong.

Sunmi releases first video teaser for “24 Hours”

Posted: 13 Aug 2013 10:15 PM PDT

Former Wonder Girls member Sunmi has just released her first video teaser for solo debut single, "24 Hours"!

Sunmi will roll out the music video of digital single "24 Hours" on August 20th, followed by the song's online release on August 26. After 3 years and 7 months of being away from the scene, the soon-to-debut solo singer will showcase the "upgraded Sunmi" in her upcoming debut.

Park Jin Young will be Sunmi's producer and be in charge of most of the details to her upcoming solo debut including her wardrobe, music video, and choreography.

Check out the teaser below:

KARA to cross-dress for comeback showcase

Posted: 13 Aug 2013 09:56 PM PDT

Girl group KARA will transform into charming gentlemen for their comeback showcase.

KARA will hold the showcase for their upcoming fourth studio album at the UNIQLO-AX in Seoul on September 2. Dubbed as 'KARA's cross-dressing play', the showcase will incorporate their boyish concept which was first hinted at their previous teaser.

During the comeback showcase, the girls will unveil the first performance of the new album. It will also be streamed live through Korean portal website, Naver.

Henry teams up with f(x)’s Amber for follow-up song “1-4-3(I Love You)”

Posted: 13 Aug 2013 09:28 PM PDT

Following the successful run of promotions for "Trap", Super Junior-M's Henry will resume his activity next week with his self-written track, "1-4-3(I Love You)".

"1-4-3(I Love You)" is included in Henry's debut mini-album 'Trap', but will be released as a digital single on August 23. The song is an electronic pop number composed and written by Henry and his composer team NoizeBank, and features labelmate f(x)'s Amber.

The song expresses the love story of a boy who is not fluent in Korean but falss in love with a Korean girl despite the language barrier and cultural difference.

CNBLUE releases full PV for “One More Time”

Posted: 13 Aug 2013 08:56 PM PDT

CNBLUE is preparing for another comeback in Japan later this month, and they just unveiled the full music video teaser for upcoming track, "One More Time".

The group is set to release its second major full-length album 'What Turns You On?' on August 28th. The album contains a total of 11 tracks including the title track "One More Time" which was co-produced by Ryo and member Jung Yonghwa.

Check out the MV below!

AA throws a party in “OK About It” MV teaser

Posted: 13 Aug 2013 08:31 PM PDT

With just few days away before their comeback, AA (Double A) continue to tease fans by releasing a music video teasers for their "OK About It" comeback!

The music video teaser shows the members throwing a party and expressing an easygoing summer vibe with their upcoming upbeat and cheerful track. The video also gives fans a better look at new member Jinhong, who was recently added after member Joowon left the group.

Check out the teaser below:

Phantom celebrates 1 year anniversary with “I Already Know” MV

Posted: 13 Aug 2013 08:17 PM PDT

Phantom released a special digital single "I Already Know" to commemorate their first year anniversary since debut.

"I Already Know" music video shows footage taken by fans at the group's performances, which Phantom previously collected. This unique idea was proposed by leader Kiggen, and he also participated in the editing.

Check out the MV below:

Rookie soloist NC.A releases drama MV for “My Student Teacher” starring Girl’s Day’s Hyeri

Posted: 13 Aug 2013 08:06 PM PDT

Having already debuted with her first single "My Student Teacher" on August 11, rookie soloist NC.A (New Creative Artist) is now releasing a drama version music video for her debut track.

While the original music video features Jung Man Shik, the drama version MV is receiving attention for starring Girl's Day's Hyeri who portrays the story about a cute puppy-love from a high school student to her student teacher.

NC.A is one of the notable female rookie singers in 2013 who gained attention as a guest performer at Yurisangja's concert last year. Her debut song "My Student Teacher" is composed by Park Seung Hwa of Yurisangja, written by Lee Ji Won and Scared Only Son and edited by Seo Jung Jin.

Check out the MV below:

Kang Seung Yoon takes his first kiss on “Stealer” MV!

Posted: 13 Aug 2013 08:05 PM PDT

YG Entertainment's new artist Kang Seung Yoon, who rocks our hearts with his debut single "Wild and Young", has just released a tender love song titled, "Stealer".

In the new music video, Kang Seung Yoon will play his first-ever kiss scene with rookie actress Yoon Jini of SBS hit series 'Gentlemen's Dignity.'

Check out the MV below:

Fans gets jealous over G-Dragon hugging a Saudi Arabian princess

Posted: 13 Aug 2013 07:45 PM PDT

Big Bang's G-Dragon was recently spotted giving a hug to a Saudi Arabian princess.

G-Dragon was apparently filming for his new music video in London for his solo comeback. Many fans gathered at the location including a princess from Saudi Arabia, who reportedly a huge fan of the Big Bang member.

They are revealed to have greeted each other and G-Dragon gave her a quick hug. The news quickly spread online, which resulted in lots of wild responses from the fans.

Big Bang’s Seungri releases new teaser image for ‘Let’s Talk About Love’

Posted: 13 Aug 2013 07:20 PM PDT

Big Bang's Seungri is coming back to the local music scene with his second mini-album 'Let's Talk About Love' and he is bringing more excitement by releasing a new teaser image.

Seungri will release his second mini-album on August 19 (with an offline release on August 21st) and resume his solo activities in his home country. It consists of 7 songs including title track, "Gotta Talk to U", "Let's Talk About Love" featuring Big Bang's G-Dragon and Taeyang, as well as "GG Be" featuring YG Entertainment trainee, Jennie Kim.

Henry releases MV for Chinese “Trap”

Posted: 13 Aug 2013 07:10 PM PDT

SM Entertainment released the music video for the Chinese version of Henry's solo debut track, "Trap".

"Trap" is decribed as an urban dance pop number with a unique blend of strong drum beats, piano and strings. The song is accompanied by two SM artists, Super Junior's Kyuhyun and SHINee's Taemin.

Check out the MV below: