Thursday, October 3, 2013

"B2ST’s Junhyung wins ‘Best Rookie Actor’ at ‘2013 Korean Drama Awards’" plus 24 more

"B2ST’s Junhyung wins ‘Best Rookie Actor’ at ‘2013 Korean Drama Awards’" plus 24 more

B2ST’s Junhyung wins ‘Best Rookie Actor’ at ‘2013 Korean Drama Awards’

Posted: 03 Oct 2013 08:00 AM PDT

B2ST's Junhyung has been honored with 'Best Rookie Actor' award at the recent '2013 Korean Drama Awards'.

On October 2, Junhyung posted on his Twitter, "I got this generous trophy, but in order to not let it be undeserved I'm going to work hard and show a better side!", and attached the proof shot above.

The '2013 Korean Drama Awards' took place on October 2nd at the Gyeongnam Culture & Arts Center. On this day, Junhyung has been awarded with 'Best Rookie Actor' for his debut performance in Mnet music drama 'Monstar'.

2NE1 Sandara’s post reveals luxurious interior of YG building

Posted: 03 Oct 2013 07:30 AM PDT

The luxurious interior of YG Entertainment building was revealed.

Recently, 2NE1's Sandara uploaded a photo herself playing pool on her me2day with a comment, "Killing time in YG building. I play pool in my free time. Do I look like a good pool player?"

The uploaded photo also gave glimpse into the interior of YG Entertainmen building. The building, which has made headlines several times, is impressively decorated with classy interior and a high ceiling, giving off luxurious vibes.

Rainbow Jaekyung’s brother debuts in Japan as N.Flying member

Posted: 03 Oct 2013 07:00 AM PDT

Rainbow member Jaekyung's younger brother has officially debuted in Japan as part of the band N.Flying.

On October 2, Jaekyung tweeted, My younger brother debuted in Japan! The one with the blue shirt is my brother! Please shower them with your attention," and also shared a photo of an N.Flying poster.

N.Flying is a 4-member boy band consists of Jaekyung's brother, Jae Hyun, along with Kwon Kwang Jin, Cha Hoon and Lee Seung Hyub. The group released its debut single "Basket" in Japan on October 1.

Seohyun talks about her kiss scene with Lee Won Geun

Posted: 03 Oct 2013 06:30 AM PDT

Challenging herself in acting, Girls Generation's Seohyun talked about her first kiss scene with actor Lee Won Geun on the drama 'Passionate Love'

The two stars appeared as guests on SBS 'One Night of TV Entertainment' aired October 2, and during the interview, Seohyun shared, "It was my first drama, and I had the kiss scene from the first shooting. I didn't know what to do."

SeoHyun and Lee Won Geun met with each other for the first time at the first shooting. Because they felt awkward and nervous, they made endless NGs while shooting the kiss scene.

Lee Won Geun said, "All of my friends were jealous of me. They even threatened me because of my love scenes with Seohyun."

INFINITE’s L and Kim Ye Rim take inspiration from music icon for ‘W Korea’

Posted: 03 Oct 2013 06:02 AM PDT

INFINITE's L and Two Month's Kim Ye Rim took inspiration from music icon in their recent pictorial for the fashion magazine, 'W Korea'.

On October 2, the fashion magazine revealed pictorials of eight musicians including Kim Ye Rim and L, covering their favorite albums from different music icons.

Kim Ye Rim took on the concept of Madonna's 2005 album 'Confessions on a Dance Floor'. She wore a pink dress and shoes matched with red hairstyle and showed off her slim and voluptuous body.

In another cut, L got inspired by Elvis Costello's 'This Year's Model', overflowing with charisma in his black suit while posing with a camera.

Yoona and Sulli captivate fans with lovely selca

Posted: 03 Oct 2013 05:30 AM PDT

Girls' Generation's Yoona and f(x)'s Sulli snapped a photo together.

Recently, SK Telecom released a behind-the-scene photo of Yoona and Sulli taken during their advertisement shoot. The two SM Entertainment artists currently serve as models for SK Telecom LTE.

In the photo, Yoona and Sulli showed off their unchanging youthful face, and captivated the fans with sweet and heart-fluttering smiles.

[Video] Block B holds ‘Very Good’ showcase

Posted: 03 Oct 2013 05:11 AM PDT

After a long contract dispute that began at the beginning of this year, Block B is starting fresh under a new home and returns with new album 'Very Good'!

To celebrate their comeback, Block held a showcase and fanmeeting at the Hwajeong Korea University Gymnasium on October 3. The showcase marked Block's first activity since they moved under Seven Seasons management.

During the event, Block B performed a number of hits including their latest title song "Very Good" and pre-released single "Be the Light" in front of 4,500 fans.

Check out the videos below:

‘The Heirs’ gets dan excited with third trailer

Posted: 03 Oct 2013 04:49 AM PDT

Getting fans hyped, the third trailer for the highly anticipated SBS TV Wed-Thu drama 'The Heirs' has been revealed featuring lead actors Lee Minho, Park Shin Hye and more!

'The Heirs' was created by Kim Eun Sook, writer of 'Secret Garden' and 'A Gentleman's Dignity', and Kang Shin Hyo, director of 'Tazza' and 'Midas'. The drama is set to premiere October 9 with a run of 20 episodes.

Check out the video below.

[131003] Busker Busker wins on ‘M! Countdown’ + Other Performances

Posted: 03 Oct 2013 04:41 AM PDT

Mnet's "M! Countdown" is back this week full of amazing performances!

The October 3rd episode of the show features anticipated comeback performances of female soloist Seo In Young and idol groups Block B and Tiny-G.

Other performers tonight included FT Island, Kim Ye Rim, NU'EST, Ladies' Code, Lady Jane, SECRET's Song Jieun, SPICA, Air Plane, Jay Lee, Lim Chang Jung, GI, K.Hunter and 5dolls.

And for the highlight of the show, Busker Busker won against Lim Chang Jung on this week's chart with their latest title track, "Love, At First"!

Congratulations Busker Busker!

Tonight's Performances:

G-Dragon (Special Stage)

5dolls ft. T-ara N4's Dani





Lim Chang Jung


Jay Lee


Air Plane



Song Jieun

Lady Jane


Ladies' Code


Kim Ye Rim

FT Island

Heo Young Saeng confirms military enlistment date

Posted: 03 Oct 2013 04:02 AM PDT

SS501 member Heo Young Saeng will be the latest male celebrity to join the military later this month.

B2M Entertainment posted on its official homepage, "The enlistment date has been confirmed for Heo Young Saeng, which you've all been curious about. Heo Young Saeng will be enlisted on October 31 at 2PM at Nonsan Korean Army Training Center. Thank you."

A representative stated, "Heo Young Saeng will enlist according to his draft notice. He received his draft notice in late July and he's been preparing for the military."

Block B makes a “Very Good” comeback on ‘M! Countdown’

Posted: 03 Oct 2013 03:32 AM PDT

Block B is back to take over the music stage again!

On October 3, Block B kicked off its comeback performance of new title tune "Very Good" on Mnet's 'M! Countdown'. "Very Good" is the title song to their latest third mini album of the same title released on October 2.

The song has a bright and lively melody line with a somewhat similar style to previous track "Nillili Mambo." Produced by leader Zico, "Very Good" is the group's first record to rolled out after a year's hiatus.

Check out their performance below:

Kahi unveils teaser video for ‘Who Are You?’

Posted: 03 Oct 2013 03:18 AM PDT

The dancing diva Kahi will be making her return to the music scene and she just unveiled a video teaser for her upcoming second mini album, 'Who Are You?'.

On October 3, Pledis Entertainment released an 18-second teaser for Kahi's new album 'Who Are You?', raising anticipation and curiosity amongst fans on its release.

The mini album includes six tracks and the title track will be called "It's ME". The album will feature talented artists such as Swings, Dok2, Yoon Do Hyun of YB, Dumbfounded and Bekah.

Guess the MVs #19

Posted: 03 Oct 2013 12:46 AM PDT

=== Answers ===

Number 1 is SNSD's 'The boys' MV

Number 2 is Miss A's 'Good bye baby' MV

JYJ’s Jaejoong to meet 60,000 fans at Yokohama concert

Posted: 02 Oct 2013 11:30 PM PDT

JYJ's Jaejoong will be bringing his brand-new Asia tour to Japan next month.

On October 2, C-JeS Entertainment revealed, "The first overseas stop for Jaejoong's second Asia tour has been confirmed for Yokohama, Japan. He is expected to meet some 60,000 fans in his concerts to be held at the Yokohama Stadium on November 15 and 16."

Jaejoong's upcoming Yokohama concerts is the second destination of his second Asia tour this year, following the first Seoul shows to be held at the COEX Mall on November 2 and 3. While many local and overseas fans have expressed their interest of his upcoming album, they also looking forward to seeing Jaejoong perform at the larger capacity Yokohama Stadium.

KARA’s Goo Hara and Hyun Bin to be award for exemplary savings

Posted: 02 Oct 2013 11:00 PM PDT

KARA's Goo Hara, actor Hyun Bin and more will be awarded for setting a good example on thrift spending and big savings.

A representative from the Financial Services Commission revealed it plans to award the country's Hallyu stars for their exemplary savings, as part of events to commemorate the 50th Savings Day which will take place on October 29.

Hyunbin and Goo Hara have been mentioned on the list of award winners alongside baseball player Lee Dae Ho and actresses Lee Hye Young as well as Han Hye Jin.

The commission explained, "Hyunbin has been thrifty and has put most of his income into savings since his debut". Goo was reportedly chosen for her exemplary saving and donations to charity.

Epik High’s Tablo injures his shoulder in China

Posted: 02 Oct 2013 10:30 PM PDT

It has been revealed that Epik High's Tablo has fractured his shoulder in China.

On October 2, Tablo posted on his Twitter, "I went to the emergency room in China. My shoulder fracture hurts. It's a real hospital. Broke my shoulder, arm, etc!", and attached the photo above.

His agency, YG Entertainment confirmed that Tablo returned to Korea on October 2 and received full medical check-up.

Meanwhile, Epik High was in Kaifeng in Henan Province, China for a concert along with other K-Pop artists including 2NE1, Brown Eyed Girls, Son Dambi and more.

K-Pop Star 2’s Lee Mi Rim to debut in a new girl group

Posted: 02 Oct 2013 10:00 PM PDT

After making it to the Top 8 of SBS' singing survival competition 'K-Pop Star 2', Lee Mi Rim is set to officially debut as a girl group member at the end of this month.

On October 2nd, GH Entertainment announced that Lee Mi Rim will be debuting as a member of a new girl group named TINT, and officially start promotion in November.

TINT is made up of 5 members, and their name represents their desire and determination to tint the K-Pop scene with their own unique color or style.

Lee Mi Rim participated in SBS 'K-Pop Star 2' as a member of 'YouU', a temporary group on the show, and she became the first member to debut. She and the other members are currently busy preparing for their music video and choreography.

SHINee unveils Jonghyun’s teaser image for ‘Everybody’

Posted: 02 Oct 2013 09:37 PM PDT

SHINee has rolled out another new teaser images of their upcoming album 'Everybody'.

Earlier than expected, SM Entertainment unveiled the teaser image of Jonghyun for SHINee's upcoming album 'Everybody'. With a similar concept to previous teasers, he is donning an all-black outfits and hat, emphasizing his charms.

SHINee will release its fifth mini-album 'Everybody' on October 14.

Park Jin Young to hold year-concert in December

Posted: 02 Oct 2013 09:30 PM PDT

Talented singer and producer Park Jin Young (JYP) has unveiled his plan to host another series of year-end concerts in December.

Park Jin Young is holding '2013 Bad Party The Halftime Show' from December 19 to 22 at Olympic Stadium in Seoul. The year-end concerts 'Bad Party' has begun since 2007 and Park Jin Young has performed in different types of concept.

A representative stated, "In the concert, Park Jin Young will present many of his hit songs including his 10th album 'Halftime'.He will show various types of performances that will sum up his 19-year career in music."

Park Shin Hye breaks down in tears in new stills for ‘The Heirs’

Posted: 02 Oct 2013 09:00 PM PDT

Park Shin Hye shows her versatility as an actress in the latest teaser stills for the highly anticipated SBS TV Wed-Thu drama 'The Heirs'.

The actress filmed a melodramatic scene in Huntington Beach, California. In the scene, Park Shin Hye broke down in tears as she grabbed things off the ground and back in her luggage. Her exceptional dedication to her role has deeply impressed the staff on the set.

Meanwhile, 'The Heirs' is set to premiere October 9 with a run of 20 episodes.

Girls’ Generation receives ‘Best Jeanist Award’ in Japan

Posted: 02 Oct 2013 08:31 PM PDT

Girls' Generation has been honored with the 'Best Jeanist Award' in Japan.

On October 2nd, Girls' Generation was awarded at the 30th Best Jeanist Awards in Japan. The winners were chosen based on a national vote in Japan, voting on the artists who suit jeans the most. Other award winners included Arashi and Ken Watanabe.

Girls' Generation is known as one of the hottest style leaders in South Korea. It's no surprise receiving the award as jeans is one of the group's trademark style since "Gee" days. Also, they recently became the models for new jeans line 'Samantha Thavasa Jeans' in Japan.

So Ji Sub gifts ‘Master’s Sun’ crew with sneakers

Posted: 02 Oct 2013 08:03 PM PDT

Actress Jung Ga Eun showed off her running shoes that So Ji Sub gifted to the entire cast and staff of 'Master's Sun'.

She posted on her Twitter, "I'm a woman who received a gift from So Ji Sub oppa. Generous Ji Sub gave sneakers to the entire cast and staff for doing a great job before the last shooting. I will keep these sneakers forever."

In the photo, Jung Ga Eun is holding up a pair of sneakers and smiling brightly for the camera. She also took a picture with So Ji Sub himself and they look like a couple wearing matching stripes together.

Girls’ Generation Tiffany is lovely snow princess for QUA

Posted: 02 Oct 2013 07:26 PM PDT

Girl's Generation Tiffany recently became a new model for Kolon FnC fashion brand, QUA. The brand released behind-the-scene video from her new pictorial shoot, showing the idol's transformation into a beautiful snow princess.

In the clip, Tiffany shows various poses and facial expressions for each different winter outfits, fully expressing her charms and beauty. This pictorial will be included in the 2013 F/W collection of the QUA.

Check out the clip below.

SHINee unveils Minho’s teaser image for ‘Everybody’

Posted: 02 Oct 2013 07:05 PM PDT

SHINee has rolled out the new teaser images of their upcoming album 'Everybody'.

On October 3, Minho's charismatic and sexy image has been revealed, capturing the attention of fans. Similar in previous teasers, He is donning a uniform and smoky eye makeup, emphasizing his mature, mannish image.

SHINee will release its fifth mini-album 'Everybody' on October 14. With the new album, the group aims to continue on with the success of "Dream Girl" and "Why So Serious" which were released earlier this year.

Meanwhile, SHINee will be making their first comeback performance of new title tune "Everybody" at the upcoming 2013 Gangnam Hallyu Festival this weekend.

VIXX's Hongbin is a pretty male idol

Posted: 02 Oct 2013 05:49 PM PDT

Photos of VIXX Hongbin are shared on various online community with the title "Male idol who is prettier than female idols".

Hongbin was born in 1993, he garnered much attention with his feminine charm during the Chuseok special program as the members of VIXX transformed into Wonder Girls.

Fans commented,"he is indeed one of the prettiest male idols","He can easily join a female group" and etc.