Wednesday, November 13, 2013

"FNC Entertainment artists to star in own reality show" plus 20 more

"FNC Entertainment artists to star in own reality show" plus 20 more

FNC Entertainment artists to star in own reality show

Posted: 13 Nov 2013 06:30 AM PST

FNC Entertainment will be showing fans the daily lives of the label's artists through the upcoming tvN's reality program 'Cheongdamdong 111'.

Set to premiere on November 21, 'Cheongdamdong 111' will be a 8-episode reality show which will feature FNC Entertainment's artists, FT Island, CNBLUE, AOA, Juniel, Song Eun Yi, Lee Dong Gun and Park Kwang Hyun as well as staffs and trainees.

The reality program will focus on the artists and their everyday lives, the process of debuting new artists and more. Especially, one of the funny points to look forward to is the 'Tom and Jerry' like relationship of Lee Hongki and CEO Han Sung Ho.

B.A.P to release ‘B.A.P 2014 Season Greetings’ package

Posted: 13 Nov 2013 06:00 AM PST

TS Entertainment announced on November 11 that B.A.P will be releasing a special limited edition greeting package to welcome the upcoming new year.

Titled 'B.A.P 2014 Season Greetings', the package contains 2014 desk calendar, scheduler, postcards, sticker and poster calendar. This is a package will have a concept of '24 hours', and will display the most natural image of the B.A.P members.

Pre-orders for the special limited edition package will begin on November 22 through all major online shopping websites.

Super Junior’s Kangin to return to big screen with movie ‘Cat Funeral’

Posted: 13 Nov 2013 05:30 AM PST

Super Junior's Kangin is set for a return to the big screen through upcoming movie 'Cat Funeral'.

According to SM Entertainment, Kangin has been cast as the male leading role of romance movie 'Cat Funeral'. He will be playing an indie musician named Dong Hoon.

'Cat Funeral' is based on a popular web comic of the same name, and will focus on a two days and one night journey of separated couple who reunites for the funeral of the girl's cat.

A production crew stated, "We decided to cast Kangin for the role because he can show both innocence and sadness with his eyes. We believe he can perfectly reprise the role of Dong Hoon."

'Cat Funeral' will begin filming in the middle of November and will be released early next year.

Super Junior’s Eunhyuk apologizes for hacked tweets

Posted: 13 Nov 2013 05:00 AM PST

Recently, Super Junior's Eunhyuk has once again become a victim of yet another hacking scheme. Although it's not his fault, the idol apologized to fans for this hacking incident.

On November 13, Eunhyuk tweeted, "I will not mention the real name again, but I apologize to the woman who has been harmed. I'm not sure if it was because I couldn't manage well but I am in talks with my company to take action. Twitter is my only source of communication so I don't want to get rid of it. I apologize."

Ailee returns to Korea for the first time since nude photo scandal

Posted: 13 Nov 2013 04:30 AM PST

Singer Ailee, who is currently under the spotlight with her nude photo scandal, returned to Korea for the first time following promotional activities in Japan.

On November 13, Ailee arrived at Gimpo International Airport from Japan, heavily guarded by her managers and other personnel. According to reports, the singer did not give an official statement but she casually smiled at the media.

Ailee is planning to follow her original schedule while continuing investigation into her recent scandal. Amidst the controversy, she will attend the '2013 MelOn Music Awards' as scheduled, which will be held on November 14.

LEDApple’s Hanbyul and Youngjun cover One Republic’s “Counting Stars”

Posted: 13 Nov 2013 04:00 AM PST

Known for bringing fantastic cover song each week, LEDApple has now returned with another cover performance for this week's episode of LEDApple's 'Music Note'.

On November 13, LEDApple's Hanbyul and Youngjun released a cover of One Republic's "Counting Stars". The duo impressed the fans with their very own acoustic rendition of the song.

Watch the cover below.

G-Dragon reveals full MV for “Who You?”

Posted: 13 Nov 2013 03:30 AM PST

Big Bang's G-Dragon finally unveiled the full music video for "Who You?"!

The music video was revealed at 8:08 PM (KST) to represent G-Dragon's lucky number 8 and his birthday August 18, 1988. "Who You?" MV includes 1,000 fan club members who personally participated in the filming with G-Dragon.

Check out the MV below:

Sooyoung shares adorable childhood photos

Posted: 13 Nov 2013 03:20 AM PST

Girls' Generation's Sooyoung's childhood pictures are creating a buzz online.

On November 13, Sooyoung posted on Girls' Generation's official website, "After seeing the 'Baby Baby' event by Hong Kong SONEs~ I remembered it and looked for these. Young Sooyoung.. You're really ugly. Really?♥ The past really is drippy. The weather's cold. Everyone who came to the fansigning today.. Drink something warm and take cold medicine before sleeping!!!!^^"

Attached the post are adorable childhood photos of Sooyoung. The idol's smaller eyes and chubby cheeks especially drew the attention of netizens.

Credit: Soshified

Wassup releases second MV teaser for “Nom Nom Nom”

Posted: 13 Nov 2013 02:55 AM PST

Rookie girl group Wassup, who has already been gaining attention as 'twerking idols', will be making a comeback this November with a new single.

On November 13th, Wassup released a second music video teaser for upcoming single "Nom Nom Nom", giving fans a better look at their new concept. It is said that the choreography theme will be the 'jump rope dance' for a more showy performance.

Check out the teaser below:

FT Island reveals trailer for ‘The Mood’

Posted: 13 Nov 2013 02:42 AM PST

FT Island has released an opening trailer for upcoming fifth mini album 'The Mood'.

On November 11, FT Island's official Youtube channel uploaded a video showing FT Island members participating in a photo shoot for the album jacket photos. The trailer also gave us a preview of title track "Madly."

Check out the trailer below:

f(x) & Super Junior release new SPAO CF

Posted: 13 Nov 2013 02:21 AM PST

Check out the latest SPAO CF featuring the members of f(x) and Super Junior.

Who's this cute girl?

Posted: 13 Nov 2013 01:21 AM PST

Do you have any idea who this cute girls is?

A hint for you guys, she is the tallest member of a popular female group, please make a smart guess

Chorong vs. IU, who wore it better?

Posted: 12 Nov 2013 09:28 PM PST

Recently, in episode 168 of famous variety show, "Running man", IU made an appearance as a guest and was spotted wearing a same-design sweater with Apink's Chorong.

Apink's Chorong wore it first in an edition of Campus10 back in August. Both of the girls wore this Rose Embroidered Sweater from Fred Perry's to show their sweet and lovely charms. They even matched it well with long curly hairs.

Which one looks better with it?

Written by: Jenny@dkpopnews
Credits: K-World Style

KARA releases short MV for "French Kiss"

Posted: 12 Nov 2013 08:43 PM PST

Check out the short MV of KARA's new Japanese single "French Kiss".

Big Bang’s Seungri to star in Japanese drama

Posted: 12 Nov 2013 08:30 PM PST

Big Bang member Seungri has been cast in a Japanese drama.

According to YG Entertainment, Seungri is set to star in Japanese mobile drama 'Yubikoi-A Message Sent to You' which will be released through Japanese entertainment application UULA on December 4.

The drama will center around young singles, who feel difficult in expressing their feelings, and use text messages to convey their love. In the drama, Seungri will play the Korean student studying in Japan, named Han Seung Ho.

CNBLUE to attend Japanese premiere of documentary film

Posted: 12 Nov 2013 08:00 PM PST

CNBLUE will be heading to Japan to promote their upcoming documentary film.

According to FNC Entertainment, CNBLUE is scheduled to attend the Tokyo premiere of the documentary 'The Story of CNBLUE: NEVER STOP' on December 16.

Directed by Jun Yong Seung, the documentary features the daily life of CNBLUE members, behind-the-scenes from world tour and their activities both in Korea and Japan. The documentary will be officially released on January 17 in theaters across Japan.

Girls' Generation's Sooyoung is a gorgeous lady at the H&M event

Posted: 12 Nov 2013 07:27 PM PST

Girls' Generation's Sooyoung shows off her model-like figure at a recent fashion event, check out the video and photos taken at the event below

Super Junior holds lecture at University of Oxford

Posted: 12 Nov 2013 06:00 PM PST

Super Junior members gave a special lecture at the University of Oxford.

On November 11, SM Entertainment stated that Super Junior's Eunhyuk, Kyuhyun, Kangin and Siwon held a special lecture for about 400 students at the University of Oxford in the Oxford Union Debating Chamber.

Titled 'Super Junior: The Last Man Standing', the lecture showed video highlights from their 'Super Show' concert series, which has drawn a combined audience of more than 1 million. The members also talked about their albums and the influence of Korean wave that they witnessed at all over the world.

Super Junior said, "We never thought ourselves to be giving a lecture at Oxford University, and we are very glad to be given this opportunity. Thank you to students who were attentively listening to the lecture."

IU sings "Good Day" on MBC Picnic Live

Posted: 12 Nov 2013 05:43 PM PST

It has been a while since the last time you watched IU's "Good Day" performance, am i right?

IU brings back memories on MBC Picnic by performing a rearranged version of "Good Day", enjoy her performance below

KARA unveils "French Kiss" MV teaser

Posted: 12 Nov 2013 05:21 PM PST

KARA will release their new Japanese single "French Kiss" on 27th November, at the moment check out the MV teaser of their new song below

Who's the prettiest female idol?

Posted: 12 Nov 2013 05:04 PM PST

Online community PanelNow conducted a survey recently to find out the "Prettiest Female Idol".

Out of a total of 6,430 votes, miss A's Suzy received 29% of the total votes to emerge as the winner. Yoona was ranked 2nd followed by f(x)'s Krystal, 2NE1's Sandara Park and 4Minute's Hyuna.

Are you satisfied with the result? Who do you think deserve the "Prettiest Female Idol" title?